Duluth and St. Louis County, Minnesota; Their Story and People: An Authentic Narrative of the Past, with Particular Attention to the Modern Era in the Commercial, Industrial, Educational, Civic and Social Development, Volume 3

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American historical society, 1921 - Duluth (Minn.)
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Page 1076 - In touching upon the life history of the subject of this sketch the writer aims to avoid fulsome encomium and extravagant praise ; yet he desires to hold up for consideration those facts which have shown the distinction of a true, useful and honorable life — a life characterized by perseverance, energy, broad charity and well defined purpose.
Page 1076 - The specific and distinctive office of biography is not to give voice to a man's modest estimate of himself and his accomplishments, but rather to leave the perpetual record establishing his character by the consensus of opinion on the part of his fellowmen.
Page 1133 - Hand in hand in public usefulness is the druggist associated with the physician, and this mutual dependence is universally acknowledged as a condition of public safety. Healing remedies are older than doctors, and as far back as one may delve in ancient lore he may find mention of medicaments for some of the ills that seem to have always afflicted the human race.
Page 1097 - Columbus and the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks, and is a member of the Augusta Commercial club.
Page 967 - Fraternally he is a member of the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks. He married Miss Rose Zelmer of Rondout.
Page 1125 - By a straightforward and commendable course he has made his way to a respectable position in the business world, winning the hearty admiration of the people of his...
Page 1106 - Masonic order, in which he has attained the thirty-second degree of the Scottish Rite and is also a member of the Mystic Shrine.
Page 1136 - Temple of the Mystic Shrine. He also belongs to the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks...
Page 1071 - He is also identified with the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks, the Knights of Pythias and the Modern Woodmen, in all of which his services have been valuable and greatly appreciated.
Page 972 - Darke county within the pages of this work, citizens who have figured in the growth and development of this favored locality and whose interests have been identified with its every phase of progress, each contributing in his sphere of action to the well-being of the community in which he resides and to the advancement of its normal and legitimate growth. Among this number is he whose name appears above...

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