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I took to wearing a black tie known as the Ascot, with long drooping ends. I had seen pictures of painters, sculptors, poets, wearing this style of tie.  - Carl Sandburg
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Carl Sandburg
As quoted in "The Art of Public Address" by Win David Kelley, W. C. Brown, 1970, p. 279
Carl Sandburg
Remembrance Rock (1948), Ch. 2, p. 7. Sometimes quoted as "... that the world should go on"
Carl Sandburg
Original quote is slightly different: "The candidate for president has three hats...". From: Fables, Foibles, and Foobles, University of Illinois Press, 1988 edition, p. 117 - ISBN: 9780252060182

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Born: January 6, 1878

Died: July 22, 1967 (aged 89)

Nationality: American

Occupation: Poet, journalist, author

Bio: Carl Sandburg was an American writer and editor, best known for his poetry. He was the recipient of three Pulitzer Prizes: two for his poetry and another for his biography of Abraham Lincoln. H. L. Mencken called Sandburg indubitably an American in every pulse-beat.

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