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Abbot ABBOTT LAWRENCE ROTCH Academy active American Association Ayer became Bigelow Borden born Boston Latin School career Charles Church chusetts Club of Boston Colony committee Company corporation Crane daughter degree descendant died director Dowse early elected Eliot engaged engineer England Etten Fall River farm father Faxon firm FRED STARK PEARSON Gaston George Governor graduated Hampshire Harvard College Harvard Law School Haynes Hellier Henry HENRY LINCOLN Hill honor industry influence Institute interest JACOB ABBOT John Joseph living Lodge manufacturing married Marvin Mary Massa Massachusetts merchant mill mother National Bank Newton Plymouth political position Powers president profession Railroad Republican party Robert Treat Paine Samuel Senator served settled Shepard Society Southbridge Storer Street Railway success Taft Thomas tion town treasurer trustee Unitarian vice-president Wesson William Winthrop Winthrop Murray Crane Worcester York City young
Page 1837 - The deputies having conceived great danger to our state, in regard that our magistrates, for want of positive laws, in many cases, might proceed according to their discretions, it was agreed, that some men should be appointed to frame a body of grounds of laws, in resemblance to a Magna Charta, which, being allowed by some of the ministers, and the general court, should be received for fundamental laws.
Page 1831 - Often I have found a Portrait superior in real instruction to half-a-dozen written ' Biographies,' as Biographies are written ; — or rather, let me say, I have found that the Portrait was as a small lighted candle by which the Biographies could for the first time be read, and some human interpretation be made of them...
Page 1852 - He is well known in professional and social life, and is a member of the University Club of Boston and of the Boston Art Club, the old Massachusetts Club, and the Brae Burn Country Club.