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

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Lewis publishing Company, 1903 - Hancock County (Ohio) - 595 pages
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Page 587 - ... a prophet is not without honor save in his own country...
Page 220 - His political support is given to the republican party and he stanchly upholds its principles but has never been a politician in the sense of office seeking, his business affairs claiming his undivided time.
Page 37 - City, he served for a number of years as a member of the...
Page 591 - Schenck was reared, early becoming familiar with all the duties and labors that fall to the lot of the agriculturist, and thus becoming well prepared to carry on farming on his own account at a later day.
Page 185 - ... sundries, and his trade has reached gratifying proportions, bringing him a substantial annual income. Mr. Long exercises his right of franchise in support of the men and measures of the republican party, with which he has been connected since attaining his majority.
Page 37 - Church, while fraternally he is identified with the Independent Order of Odd Fellows, the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks and the Masonic order, belonging to the lodge, chapter, council and commandery of the last named.
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Page 392 - He is an important factor in business circles and his popularity is well deserved, as in him are embraced the characteristics of an unbending integrity, unabating energy, and industry that never flags.
Page 94 - His life history is another proof of the fact that it is under the pressure of adversity and the stimulus of opposition that the best and strongest in men is brought out and developed.

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