Clue #6 This vote came near to breaking our talk. Our friends from the South did not want to balk. With 60% hanging out in the air, we came to agree, but was it quite fair? What was it?
Smart, yes, they said I was. At least for heating, I helped the cause.
And for seeing I made a change. Some new glasses to bring things to range.
Who am I?
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Next to the General stood I, when my time to sign, finally drew nigh. Who am I?
O'er the wise man's shoulder I solemnly stare, even though my state fellows were not there. Who am I?
President of the Confederation Congress I was, oft I sat in the chair at the head of our cause. In Christy’s painting I stand far away, yet was not always so. Who Am I?