"The ladies of Baltimore, I have already intimated, are remarkable for personal attraction; indeed, I am not aware that, in proportion to the numbers assembled, I have never seen so much beauty as in the parties at Baltimore." —Thomas Hamilton, 1833

"The ladies of Baltimore, I have already intimated, are remarkable for personal attraction; indeed, I am not aware that, in proportion to the numbers assembled, I have never seen so much beauty as in the parties at Baltimore." —Thomas Hamilton, 1833