VIRGINIANS, FOR YOUR LANDS, FOR YOUR HOMES, FOR YOUR SWEETHEARTS, FOR YOUR WIVES!
Saturday, September 22, 2012
“To defend your birthright and mine, I exchange with proud satisifaction a term of six years in the Senate of the United States for the musket of a soldier.” John C. Breckinridge former Vice President of the U.S. His address in Sept. 1861 after resigning his newly elected office as U.S. Senator. (This remark revealed his deep resentment of Lincoln’s plans for invading Kentucky.)