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Georgia On My Mind

The Calhoun and Van Buren factions of the Democratic party in Georgia have been quarrelling about their late defeat, each charging the other with being the cause. They may as well have contented themselves with the true cause, namely — … Continue reading

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It’s All the Newspapers’ Fault

  DIALOGUE BETWEEN A WHIG AND LOCO FOCO. Loco. I am opposed to the British tariff. Whig. So am I, for it taxes our wheat, flour, beef,  pork and every thing else that we attempt to sell in England. Loco. … Continue reading

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The Whigs Didn’t like Jackson Either

WHIG QUODLIBET As sung by the Philadelphia Clay Minstrels. Oh Polk! Oh Polk! Don’t you know you’ll end in smoke! For up Salt River you must go Polk! And the way you’ll go up won’t be slow Polk! Oh Polk! … Continue reading

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Brand New Song, Same Old Tune

A NEW SONG. TUNE— “Old Rosin the Bow” The story we’ll tell you’s surprisin,’ But then you will find it no joke; The Locos who wish’d to take poison, Have determined at last to take (poke) Polk, Have determined, &c. … Continue reading

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Whig Thunder

Air — What has caused this agitation. Oh what has caused all this Whig thunder, thunder, thunder, That now is risin’? The nomination by the Whigs Of Harry Clay and Frelinghuysen, Of Harry Clay and Frelinghuysen, For with them we … Continue reading

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