The Bench and Bar of St. Louis, Kansas City, Jefferson City, and Other Missouri Cities: Biographical Sketches

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American Biographical Publishing Company, 1884 - Judges - 504 pages
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Page 3 - Of Law there can be no less acknowledged than that her seat is the bosom of God, her voice the harmony of the world : all things in heaven and earth do her homage ; the very least as feeling her care, and the greatest as not exempted from her power...
Page 484 - We recognize the equality of all men before the law, and hold that it is the duty of government, in its dealings with the people, to mete out equal and exact justice to all, of whatever nativity, race, color, or persuasion, religious or political.
Page 80 - ... whosoever commands the sea commands the trade; whosoever commands the trade of the world commands the riches of the world, and consequently the world itself.
Page 439 - The worth of a State, in the long run, is the worth of the individuals composing it...
Page 484 - We pledge ourselves to maintain the Union of these States, emancipation, and enfranchisement, and to oppose any reopening of the questions settled by the Thirteenth, Fourteenth, and Fifteenth amendments to the Constitution.
Page 206 - Socially he is a member of the Ancient Order of United Workmen and the Knights of the Maccabees. His family are members of the Guardian Angels' Catholic Church of this city.
Page 434 - He studied law in his father's office and was admitted to the bar in 1900.
Page 401 - Masons duly chartered by and installed according to the general rules and regulations of the Grand Chapter of Royal Arch Masons of the state of New York; 3.
Page 9 - Pennsylvania, from 1791 to 1801, when he was appointed United States District Attorney for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.
Page 442 - Springfield in the practice of his profession. He was a member of the

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