Chicago: Its History and Its Builders, a Century of Marvelous Growth, Volume 4 (Google eBook)

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S. J. Clarke publishing Company, 1912 - Chicago (Ill.)
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Page 196 - Were a star quenched on high, For ages would its light, Still travelling downward from the sky, Shine on our mortal sight. So when a great man dies, For years beyond our ken, The light he leaves behind him lies Upon the paths of men.
Page 18 - Vice-President, a member of the Board of Directors and a member of the Executive Committee of Massachusetts Financial Services ("MFS"), America's oldest mutual fund organization.
Page 27 - Brice was educated in the common schools of his native town, and at the age of thirteen entered the preparatory department of Miami University at Oxford, Ohio, and the following year entered the freshman class.
Page 55 - His political allegiance has always been given to the republican party and he has frequently been a delegate to county and state conventions.
Page 118 - Convention for a number of years. He is also a member of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics and the National Association of Old Crows . Mr.
Page 662 - ... department of agriculture has expended during the last ten years over forty-six millions of dollars. But not a wheel of the official machinery at Washington was ever set in motion for the alleviation or cure of diseases of the heart or kidneys, which will carry off over six millions of our entire population. Eight millions will perish of pneumonia, and the entire event is accepted by the American people with a resignation equal to that of the Hindoo, who, in the midst of indescribable filth,...
Page 472 - Centro and for twenty-five years had specialized in the treatment of diseases of the eye, ear, nose and throat, and so held himself out to the public.
Page 270 - ... of splendid person, remarkably handsome features, and of more than average intellect and culture. He had become celebrated as an aurist, and his practice had become so extensive and lucrative, that he had already amassed a competence, and had surrounded himself, both at home and in his office, with all of the comforts and many of the luxuries of life. He entered his office in thorough good humor, and, speaking cheerily to his charwoman, sat down near a front window, facing it ; and, as a consequence,...
Page 498 - Society and the American Association for the Advancement of Science. He is also a member of the American...
Page 672 - Union associations which indicate much of the nature of his interests and the line of his recreation.

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