Venango County, Pennsylvania: Her Pioneers and People, Embracing a General History of the County, and a Genealogical and Biographical Record of Representative Families ...

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Page 872 - The husband also, by the old law, might give his wife moderate correction. For, as he is to answer for her misbehaviour, the law thought it reasonable to intrust him with this power of restraining her, by domestic chastisement, in the same moderation that a man is allowed to correct his apprentices or children; for whom the master or parent is also liable in some cases to answer.
Page 872 - For as the husband was to answer for her misbehavior, the law thought it reasonable to intrust him with the power of restraining her, by domestic chastisement, with the same moderation that a man is allowed to correct his apprentice or his children. In 1840 married women had no right to the property bequeathed to them by their parents, unless it was put into the hands of a trustee, and by marriage the husband became the immediate and absolute owner of the personal property of the wife which she had...
Page 594 - Council for Professional Development, the recognized accrediting body of the engineering profession, composed of representatives of the American Society of Civil Engineers, the American Institute of Mining and Metallurgical Engineers, the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, the American Institute of Electrical Engineers, the...
Page 869 - AN ACT FOR THE PROMOTION OF MEDICAL SCIENCE BY THE DISTRIBUTION AND USE OF UNCLAIMED HUMAN BODIES FOR SCIENTIFIC PURPOSES THROUGH A BOARD CREATED FOR THAT PURPOSE AND TO PREVENT UNAUTHORIZED USES AND TRAFFIC IN HUMAN BODIES.
Page 702 - ... gave them an impetus they still feel ; how he was called back to Oswego by the free-school party ; how he laid his plans for advanced instruction in the principles and methods of teaching; how, in spite of fierce opposition and ridicule, he steadfastly interested state and country in objectteaching, and established it forever as a mighty force in education ; how, believing in patriotic citizenship, he offered his services to his country to preserve the union which he loved ; how his plans developed...
Page 581 - He is a member of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows and of the Junior Order of United American Mechanics.
Page 701 - To this end the pupils must be encouraged to do most of the talking and acting. They must be allowed to draw their own conclusions, and if wrong led to correct them. The books should...
Page 703 - ... so infectious that no one whose privilege it was to counsel with him could fail to be strengthened and helped. His greatest charm was his simplicity. Modest in his estimate of his own abilities, he was upheld and sustained at all times by the sincerity and integrity of his own aims and principles. With the lapse of time his fame as an educator will grow greater, and his name will stand among the masters of learning who have given the best service of their lives to the uplifting of humanity thru...
Page 594 - College, from which institution he was graduated in 1897, with the degree of medicinae doctor.* ,A member of the Phi Sigma Kappa fraternity.
Page 800 - SOCIAL DISTINCTION ; CONTENT TO LET OTHERS FOLLOW WHERE HE LED. AT THE THRESHOLD OF HIS FAME HE RETIRED, TO END HIS DAYS IN QUIETER PURSUITS.

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