A Centennial Biographical History of Seneca County, Ohio (Google eBook)

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Lewis Publishing Company, 1902 - Seneca County (Ohio) - 757 pages
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Page 687 - Our subject exercises his right of franchise in support of the men and measures of the Republican party.
Page 424 - Come one, come all! this rock shall fly From its firm base as soon as I." Sir Roderick marked, and in his eyes Respect was mingled with surprise, And the stern joy which warriors feel In foemen worthy of their steel.
Page 645 - There is no death ! What seems so is transition : This life of mortal breath Is but a suburb of the life elysian, Whose portal we call Death.
Page 699 - He was a man of keen sagacity, capable of looking beyond the exigencies of the moment to the possibilities of the future.
Page 408 - County, was born and reared in this county and is a representative of one of the honored pioneer families of this section of the Hawkeye State.
Page 282 - In the daily laborious struggle for an honorable competence and a solid career on the part of a business or professional man there is little to attract the casual reader in search of a sensational chapter, but to a...
Page 234 - Statesman, yet friend to truth ; of soul sincere, In action faithful, and in honour clear ! Who broke no promise, served no private end, Who gained no title, and who lost no friend; Ennobled by himself, by all approved, Praised, wept, and honoured by the Muse he loved.
Page 11 - He is at home in all departments of the law, from the minutiae in practice to the greater topics wherein is involved the consideration of the ethics and the philosophy of jurisprudence and the higher concerns of public policy.
Page 244 - His political allegiance is given to the republican party, but the honors and emoluments of office have had no attraction for him. He...
Page 233 - ... that of the law. and in no field of endeavor is there demanded a more careful preparation, a more thorough appreciation of the absolute ethics of life, or of the underlying principles which form the basis of all human rights and privileges. Unflagging application and intuitive wisdom and...

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