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LET HIM A-LONE, NOW HE'S COME HOME...

(06-04-1881) by Thomas Nast

Let him A-lone, Now He's Come Home... By Thomas Nast
After resigning his Senate seat, Conkling returned to New York like a sheep returning to the fold. New York's junior senator, Thomas Platt, dutifully did the same--as sure to follow his mentor as the tail follows the sheep.