Jeff Davis' Reaction

October 5, 1861, page 630

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Jeff Davis.  "Shut the Door, Slidell Alexander, I'm shivering all over!  That Draft from the North will be the death of me - I feel it!"
Slidell Alexander.  "C-c-can't shut it, Massa.  Abe Lincoln's got his back 'gainst it.  Better try a little 'o dis de Doctor left yer."

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