Pen Pictures of Representative Men of Oregon (Google eBook)

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Farmer and dairyman Publishing House, 1882 - Oregon - 199 pages
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Page x - Fellows, duly chartered by and installed according to the general rules and regulations of the grand lodge of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows of the state of New York : 7.
Page xix - Every person has two educations, one which he receives from others, and one, more important, which he gives himself.
Page 48 - Emerson says, is no longer clay, but rather iron, in the hands of its workers, and men have got to hammer out a place for themselves by steady and rugged blows.
Page 28 - It is an uncontrolled truth,' says Swift, ' that no man ever ' made an ill figure who understood his own talents, nor a good
Page ix - York, during the winter of 1861- "62; in 1862 enlisted in Captain M. Crawford's company, known as the Oregon Escort, raised under an act of Congress for the purpose of protecting the emigration of that year to the Pacific Coast against hostile Indians crossing the...
Page 94 - Louis in 1866, where he was admitted to the bar, and began the practice of law in 1867; became commander St.
Page 154 - College, graduating from the latter institution in 1870; immediately pursued the study of law, and was admitted to the bar by the supreme court of...
Page v - There is a Divinity that shapes our ends rough hew them as we may.
Page x - L. STOUGHTON, of Sturgis, was born in New York, March 20, 1827; received an academic education; studied law and was admitted to the bar in 1851 ; was prosecuting attorney in 1855, 1856, 1857, 1858, and 1859; was appointed by President Lincoln United States district attorney for the district of Michigan, in March, 1861, and resigned the same year in order to enter the Union Army ; served during the war as a colonel and brigadier general, and was promoted to the rank of major general by brevet for...
Page 59 - Hadley has won the confidence and esteem of all who know him, and by his integrity in business matters he will continue to hold the same as long as he may remain among his friends.

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