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Source: Corbett’s Herald
Source type: newspaper
Document type: poem
Document title: “Our Lamented President”
Author(s): anonymous
City of publication: Providence, Rhode Island
Date of publication: 21 September 1901
Volume number: none
Issue number: none
Pagination: [8]

“Our Lamented President.” Corbett’s Herald 21 Sept. 1901: p. [8].
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William McKinley (death: poetry); McKinley assassination (poetry).
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Our Lamented President

He has gone where the woodbine twineth,
     Where the myrtle and laurel shall grow
And millions of brave hearts are cursing
     The felon that dealt the foul blow!



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