History of Hamilton County, Iowa, Volume 2 (Google eBook)

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S. J. Clarke publishing Company, 1912 - Hamilton County (Iowa)
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What a huge disappointment!!!! No warning that the book is useless with all the mistakes until you purchase the book and then you find out!!! DO NOT BUY THIS BOOK in paperback form!!!

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Page 16 - So live, that, when thy summons comes to join The innumerable caravan, which moves To that mysterious realm, where each shall take His chamber in the silent halls of death, Thou go not, like the quarry-slave at night, Scourged to his dungeon, but sustained and soothed By an unfaltering trust, approach thy grave, Like one who wraps the drapery of his couch About him, and lies down to pleasant dreams.
Page 444 - ... ready to meet any obligation of life with the confidence and courage that come of conscious personal ability, right conception of things and an habitual regard for what is best in the exercise of human activities.
Page 383 - Fraternally, he is a member of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows, the Knights of Pythias and the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks.
Page 17 - His service in public office was always marked by great prudence and efficiency and over the record of his official career there falls no shadow of wrong or suspicion of evil.
Page 76 - He has been an important factor in the business circles and his prosperity is well deserved, as in him are embraced the characteristics of an unbending integrity, unabating energy and industry that never flags.
Page 135 - His life has been one of continuous activity, in which has been accorded due recognition Ľof labor ; and to-day, he is numbered among the substantial citizens of his county.
Page 406 - He then studied law in his father's office and was admitted to the bar by the supreme court of the state in 1888.
Page 169 - Club, and his political allegiance has been given to the republican party since age conferred upon him the right of franchise.
Page 135 - His interests are thoroughly identified with those of the state and at all times he is ready to lend his aid and co-operation to any movement calculated to benefit this section of the country or advance its wonderful development.
Page 17 - Iowa's history his has been an unblemished character. With him success in life has been reached by his sterling qualities of mind and a heart true to every manly principle. He has never deviated from what his judgment would indicate to be right and honorable between his fellowmen and himself. He has never swerved from the path of duty and...

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