Polk, James K.
A political leader of the nineteenth century; Polk, a Democrat, was president from 1845 to 1849. An ardent believer in manifest destiny, he led the United States into the Mexican War. In his presidency, the United States acquired Texas and California and large territories in between.
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“Please, please do not permit this to happen here in Florida,” wrote Cris K. Smith of East Polk County.
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A sad-faced orange Star of David flashed across the iPhone screen as we swiped left on “James” (not his real name).
What more could one desire of him, I pray, Than just to hop around and stand for K?
James I. sent forth his famous "Counterblast" and in the strongest manner condemned its use.
Had he not meant the Fleet to shove in K. must have made some reference to the second Division, surely.
In writing K. I try to convey the truth in terms which will neither give him needless anxiety or undue confidence.
Well, to steer a middle course between my duty to my force and my loyalty to K. is not so simple as it might seem.