Stories of the Sun Worshipers Club of McKinley Park: In Their Political Tales and Reminiscences

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John F. Higgins, 1918 - Chicago (Ill.) - 246 pages
 

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Page 177 - Oh, say, can you see by the dawn's early light What so proudly we hailed at the twilight's last gleaming; Whose broad stripes and bright stars, through the perilous fight, O'er the ramparts we watched, were so gallantly streaming? And the rockets' red glare, the bombs bursting in air, Gave proof through the night that our flag was still there.
Page 104 - Let not my epitaph be written until my country takes her place among the nations of the earth; then, and not until then, let my epitaph be written.
Page 136 - Are there any further nominations? If not, I declare the nominations closed and Mr. Marshall and Mr. Young therefore elected Auditors for the year 1953.
Page 63 - They're none of them foreigners when they come here, for their hearts and love were in America long before they thought of sailin' for America."82 Irish-American apologists continually emphasized that the Irish had made significant contributions to the United States.
Page 227 - Dan had no idea that it was his money they were celebrating on, but he seemed to enjoy the fun as much as any of them.
Page 71 - YOUNG DOUGHERTY THE LAWYER ON PRACTICAL GOVERNMENT AND NICHOLAS RYAN'S VIEWS ON A FEW OTHER THINGS. "McKenna," says Dan Flynn of the 33rd Precinct, "last Tuesday night was a great night for oratory in our precinct.
Page 135 - A FEW STORIES BY MEMBERS OF THE SUN WORSHIPERS' CLUB ON OLD DAYS IN POLITICS. "Well, well...
Page 25 - INDUCES MRS. JIM KENNEDY TO ADDRESS A MEETING OF THE AFFILIATED REPUBLICAN CLUBS OF THE 5TH WARD AT BAKER'S HALL, AND SHE TELLS THEM SOMETHING. "MoKenna...
Page 65 - SPEECH DELIVERED BY OLD MAN ANTHONY DEVLIN AFTER TAKING TWO SUPS OF SHEEHAN'S WHISKEY. "McKenna...
Page 57 - THE WAR IS A BAD OMEN FOR PAT ENGLISH AND HIS AFFILIATED CLUB. "McKenna...

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