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Page 115 - For age is opportunity no less Than youth itself, though in another dress, And as the evening twilight fades away The sky is filled with stars, invisible by day.
Page iii - The volume, which is one of generous amplitude, is placed in the hands of the public with the belief that it will be found a valuable addition to the library, as well as an invaluable contribution to the historical literature of the State of Wisconsin.
Page 97 - In the meantime he had taken up the study of law and in 1867 was admitted to practice at the California bar.
Page 437 - Dragoons and remained in the service until the close of the war. He m.
Page 43 - Potts was a soldier in the War of 1812, and took part in the battle of New Orleans under General Jackson.
Page 58 - No. 210. tie has also filled most of the chairs in the local lodge of the Knights of Pythias, and is identified with the Independent Order of Odd Fellows and the Benevolent Protective Order of Elks.
Page 311 - In politics he is a Republican, and has served as a member of the Boonsboro Board of Commissioners.
Page 485 - Legislature, serving two terms, and for the past eight years has been a member of the Iowa State Senate.