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History of the City of Spokane and Spokane County, Washington ..., Volume 1
Nelson Wayne Durham
No preview available - 2014
active afterward associated attended became belongs born British Columbia building California Charles church citizens Coeur d'Alene Colfax College Columbia commercial Company connection continued daughter democratic district duties elected engaged entered enterprise farm father firm name Fraternally George graduated holds membership hundred Idaho identified Illinois Inland Club Inland Empire interests Iowa James John Knights of Pythias land later Lincoln county living located Lodge manager marriage to Miss married Mary Masonic Medical Lake mercantile mining Minnesota Missouri Montana mother National Bank native North Dakota northwest Oakesdale Odd Fellows Ohio operations Oregon organized Pacific parents period pioneer political position practice profession progress prominent public schools Pullman Railroad removed republican party residence served settled Spokane county Stevens county stockholder success Tekoa tion town Union united in marriage upbuilding Walla Washington Whitman county wife William Wisconsin Woodmen
Page 671 - This is but the natural result of causes which are manifest and require no explanation. The ability and training which qualify one to practice law also qualify him in many respects for duties which lie outside the strict path of his profession and which touch the general interests of society.
Page 184 - He exercises his right of franchise in support of the men and measures of the Republican party, but has never sought or desired office, preferring to give his time and attention to his business affairs, in which he is meeting with creditable and well-deserved success.
Page 368 - Jacobus exercises his right of franchise in support of the men and measures of the republican party and keeps well informed on the questions and issues of the day. He...
Page 504 - ... certain things due to the court, to his own self-respect and above all to justice and a righteous administration of the law which neither the zeal of an advocate nor the pleasure of success would permit him to disregard.
Page 120 - Desjardins, who belongs to that public-spirited, useful and helpful type of men, whose ambitions and desires are centered and directed in those channels through which flow the greatest and most permanent good to the greatest number.
Page 104 - ... 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 588 - Workmen, while both he and his wife hold membership in the Methodist Episcopal church, in the work of which they take an active and earnest interest.
Page 544 - He is also a member of the Knights of Pythias and the Independent Order of Odd Fellows, while he and his wife are both members of the Daughters of Rebekah.
Page 485 - He has much natural ability, but is, withal, a hard student and is never content until he has mastered every detail of his case. He believes in the maxim, "There is no excellence without labor,