While at the Gap the entire division of Gen. Schurz appeared to have run wild.
It was Schurz, as I have said, who brought Lamar and me together.
One other conversation with Mr. Schurz strongly impressed me with his exalted character and the memory of it lingers in my mind.
He and Schurz "froze together," as, brought together by Schurz, he and I "froze together."
Milroy was driven, but Schurz and Schenck held their position.
Schurz encouraged me and said he would speak to Oswald Ottendorfer about having me appointed.
Brown was governor of Missouri, and next to Schurz the most prominent leader of the Liberal movement.
I wrote to Cleveland about the matter and how it was regarded by some of his friends, mentioning Schurz among others.
Schurz made comments on the case which the Administration Senators could not answer and dared not leave unanswered.
But Mr. Schurz's much longer and more careful study had brought him to very different conclusions.