Transactions ... September 5th, 1887, Volume 5 (Google eBook)

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John Brown Hamilton
1887
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Page 259 - Judah is a lion's whelp; from the prey, my son, thou art gone up. He stooped down, he couched as a lion, and as an old lion. Who shall rouse him up? The sceptre shall not depart from Judah, nor a lawgiver from between his feet, until Shiloh come; and unto him shall the gathering of the people be.
Page 259 - And I saw heaven opened, and behold a white horse; and he that sat upon him was called Faithful and True, and in righteousness he doth judge and make war. His eyes were as a flame of fire, and on his head were many crowns; and he had a name written, that no man knew, but he himself. And he was clothed with a vesture dipped in blood: and his name is called The Word of God.
Page 507 - To the dulling of my spirits : sit down and rest. Even here I will put off my hope, and keep it No longer for my flatterer : he is drown'd Whom thus we stray to find ; and the sea mocks Our frustrate search on land.
Page 210 - I consider for the benefit of my patients, and abstain from whatever is deleterious and mischievous. I will give no deadly medicine to any one if asked, nor suggest any such counsel ; and in like manner I will not give to a woman a pessary to produce abortion.
Page 713 - Pitcher, for the able manner in which he has presided over the deliberations of this body, which was unanimously adopted.
Page 259 - And out of his mouth goeth a sharp sword, that with it he should smite the nations : and he shall rule them with a rod of iron, and he treadeth the winepress of the fierceness and wrath of Almighty God. And he hath on his vesture and on his thigh a name written King of kings and Lord of lords.
Page 507 - Reading furnishes the mind only with materials of knowledge; it is thinking makes what we read ours. We are of the ruminating kind, and it is not enough to cram ourselves with a great load of collections; unless we chew them over again, they will not give us strength and nourishment.
Page 211 - These checks, and the checks which keep the population down to the level of the means of subsistence, are moral restraint, vice, and misery...
Page 749 - Delegates appointed by the Surgeon-General of the United States Army, the Surgeon-General of the United States Navy, and the Surgeon-General of the United States Marine Hospital Service...
Page 227 - ... license; excessive use of stimulants; excitement of the emotions, already unduly developed; the unaccustomed strife for means of subsistence, educational strain, and poverty. Among the Chinese and aborigines there has been but a small increase of insanity. There is among them less of the refinements of civilization, less competition and struggle for place, power, or wealth, and, as a consequence, less tendency to mental deterioration. Dr. Andrews presented a list of...

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