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Page 15 - President, and such other officers as they may deem necessary ; and shall proceed to consider the then existing relations between the Government of the United States, the people and Governments of the different States, and the Government and people of the State of Missouri, and to adopt such measures for vindicating the sovereignty of the State, and protection of its institutions, as shall appear to them to be demanded.
Page 15 - To consider the then existing relations between the Government of the United States, the people and the government of the different states, and the government and people of the State of Missouri, and to adopt such measures for vindicating the sovereignty of the state, and the protection of its institutions, as shall appear to them to be demanded." Mr. Hall was elected to that convention' as a Union man. In early life he had belonged to the extreme Southern wing of the Democratic party, but in 1861...
Page 18 - Director in that institution ; at the time of his death he was one of the trustees of its permanent fund.
Page 14 - ... hold, maintain, and extend their distributing system established and in operation prior to such amendment "The trial court in the instant case took cognizance of the matters involved in these two decisions, and made an express finding to the effect that during the pendency of the Matter of Russell in the Supreme Court of this state and in the Supreme Court of the United States during the years 1912, 1913, and 1914, the defendant herein took an active part in the presentation of said matter on...
Page 15 - July 22, 18(ii, which declared the offices of Governor, Lieutenant-Governor and Secretary of State vacant and instituted a provisional government, with Governor Gamble at its head.
Page 16 - He was appointed Assistant Adjutant General of Volunteers, with the rank of Major, and in October, 1864, was assigned to duty on General Sherman's staff, at the latter's request.
Page 14 - person who is not a member of the Bar of the United States District Court for the District of Columbia...
Page 31 - He threw himself with all the zeal of his nature and with all of his great learning into the cause of his client. He was ambitious for success but he never wished it at the price of his honor.
Page 5 - He stood for the open and candid and forcible unholding of the right as against the wrong. As a lawyer he stood as an example and exemplification of what a lawyer's life and attitude should be, not merely to the Bar-, not merely to his clients, but more important still to his country at large and to the community in which he lives.