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The young Marquis Henry Knox is already promised in marriage to a Princess of Hyder Ali, and … the young Comtesse of Huntington is to marry the hereditary Prince of Sweden - Frederick William Steuben, The Cincinnati on the Defensive
THE SOCIETY OF THE CINCINNATI consisted of men who had fought the British army with considerable valor and ultimate success. When the accusations against their association began to emerge in public, they could hardly be expected to take such abuse meekly. Given the surprise and indignation that many members must have felt upon reading Burke's Considerations or the Massachusetts committee report, the Society might have mounted a massive counteroffensive against their tormentors. Indeed, a number of Cincinnati did take up the gauntlet and responded to the accusations with counterarguments, counterattacks, and ridicule. For the most part, however, the Society's responses remained sporadic, often private, and fairly limited. Their efforts, while spirited, never amounted to a coordinated offensive such as the military men had staged on the battlefield. The young Marquis Henry Knox is already promised in marriage to a Princess of Hyder Ali, and … the young Comtesse of Huntington is to marry the hereditary Prince of Sweden - Frederick William Steuben, The Cincinnati on the Defensive TH
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