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active advancement afterward Association attended Barclay township became Bennington township Benton county birth occurred Black Hawk county Board of Trade born Bremer county building Butler county Cedar Falls Cedar township Chicago circles citizens Club and Board College Commercial Club conducted connection continued daughter death devoted died dollars Dubuque early engaged entered enterprise farm farmer father firm former a native Fraternally George Gilbertville graduated Grundy county high school holds membership honorable hundred Illinois improvement interests Iowa John Knights of Pythias known land later living Lodge Manufacturing marriage to Miss married Mary Mason Medical Society National Bank parents passed Pennsylvania period pioneer Porte City position practice profession progress prominent public schools purchased real-estate reared republican party residence in Waterloo retired secretary served spent Spring Creek township stockholder success Tama county Town Criers Club united in marriage upbuilding vice president wife William Wisconsin York
Page 109 - you can fool all of the people some of the time, and some of the people all of the time, but you can't fool all the people all the time.
Page 78 - Is not without that honorable ambition which is so powerful and useful as an incentive to activity in public affairs, he regards the pursuits of private life as being in themselves abundantly worthy of his best efforts.
Page 435 - Finch exercises his right of franchise in support of the men and measures of the republican party but has never been a politician in the sense of office seeking.
Page 77 - The zeal with which he has devoted his energies to his profession, the careful regard evinced for the interests of his clients, and an assiduous and unrelaxing attention to all the details of his cases, have brought him a large business and" made him very successful in its conduct.
Page 376 - ... 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 334 - You can fool some of the people all of the time, and all of the people some of the time, but you can't fool all of the people all of the time.
Page 388 - Morrison is a republican and keeps well informed on the questions and issues of the day but does not seek nor desire office, preferring to concentrate his energies upon his business affairs.
Page 296 - He has never had occasion to regret his determination to come to the new world, for here he has found the opportunities which he sought and which, by the way, are T;;E r:cw YO:.