Scannell's New Jersey's First Citizens and State Guide ...: Genealogies and Biographies of Citizens of New Jersey with Informing Glimpses Into the State's History, Affairs, Officialism and Institutions ...

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J. J. Scannell, 1917 - New Jersey
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Page 132 - He was, a member of the Ancient and Honorable Artillery company of Boston, 1794-1844, and frequently conducted the music on public occasions.
Page 548 - And, sixth, the lodgment in the hands of the Executive of the power, in case of military necessity, to take control of such portions and such rolling stock of the railways of the country as may be required for military use and to operate them for military purposes, with authority to draft into the military service of the United States such train crews and administrative officials as the circumstances require for their safe and efficient use.
Page 256 - He has been a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers since 1959 and became a Fellow in 1965.
Page 145 - Fellow of the American College of Surgeons; a member of the American Association of Military Surgeons, which he served as President in 1915.
Page 464 - ... election of United States senators by popular vote, instead of by the legislature, as the Federal Constitution requires.
Page 165 - Vice-President of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, a Fellow of the American...
Page 369 - Society and the American Association for the Advancement of Science. He is a Member of the National Academy of Sciences...
Page 398 - Wolcott made him inspector-general of rifle practice on his staff with the rank of brigadier-general. At the outbreak of the war between the United States and Spain in April, 1898, he resigned to become adjutant in the 6th infantry, MVM, with the rank of lieutenant.
Page 549 - ... Wisconsin, and Black, of Illinois; was elected Commander-in-Chief of the Grand Army in 1905. William Clark Taylor and Theodore L Cogswell are Deputy Registers of Wills. Herbert L. Davis, Auditor of the Court, was born in the City of Washington, in the year 1874, the son of Augustus and Mary Allen Davis. He was educated in the public schools of the city and at the Columbian University. Mr. Davis married a daughter of John Malcom and Frances Conway Grahame.
Page 547 - The freight service throughout the United States must stand still until their places are filled, if, indeed, it should prove possible to fill them at all. Cities will be cut off from their food supplies, the whole commerce of the nation will be paralyzed, men of every sort and occupation will be thrown out of employment, countless thousands will in all likelihood be brought, it may be, to the very point of starvation, and a tragical national calamity brought on, to be added to the other distresses...

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