GDG- Money and secession

CWMHTours at aol.com CWMHTours at aol.com
Thu Jan 5 13:58:47 CST 2012


I hope Texas doesn't go ahead with their talk of  secession.
 
Your  Most Obedient Servant,
Peter  

 
In a message dated 1/5/2012 2:51:26 P.M. Eastern Standard Time,  
jlawrence at kc.rr.com writes:

Esteemed  GDG Member Contributes:
Buchannan had fought a war i Utah.

If you  count rebellions, there were quite a few in the early  years.

Regards,

Jack
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Sent:  Thursday, January 05, 2012 1:42 PM
Subject: GDG- Money and  secession


> Esteemed GDG Member Contributes:
> In my  recollections there were at least 3 other movements for  secession 
 
> in
> the nation's history prior to the CW.
>
>  During the War of 1812 New England wanted to secede because of   it's
> economic ties to Great Britain.
>
> During the  Nullifications troubles under A Jackson S.C. also  wanted to
>  secede.
>
> When the war broke out N.Y.C wanted to secede and  declare  itself a 
> neutral
> city for trade  purposes.
>
> All of these secession movements were based on   money.
>
> S.C. didn't secede  in the 1830s because Charlton  Heston  threatened to
> come down there himself at the head of an  army and beat them  up.
>
> Your  Most Obedient  Servant,
> Peter
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