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Page 43 - My hopes are with the Dead ; anon My place with them will be, And I with them shall travel on Through all Futurity ; Yet leaving here a name, I trust, That will not perish in the dust.
Page 70 - Whether the elements of success in life are innate attributes of the individual or whether they are quickened by a process of circumstantial development, it is impossible to clearly determine. Yet the study of a successful life...
Page 42 - In touching upon the life history of the subject of this sketch the writer aims to avoid fulsome encomium and extravagant praise ; yet he desires to hold up for consideration those facts which have shown the distinction of a true, useful and honorable life — a life characterized by perseverance, energy and well defined purpose.
Page 154 - He is a member of the Knights of Pythias, and the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks at LeMars, Iowa. Judge Boies' wedded life began on November 24, 1881, at which time he married Lillian E.
Page 14 - Shepard certainly has, the greatest esteem and good will of all with whom he has come in contact.
Page 30 - Whosoever therefore shall break one of the least of these commandments, and shall teach men so, he shall be called the least in the kingdom of heaven : and whosoever shall do and teach them, the same shall be called great in the kingdom of heaven.
Page 76 - ... the affection, respect, and confidence of those around them — ought not to be allowed to perish. Their example is more valuable to the majority of readers, than that of illustrious heroes, statesmen, and writers. Few can draw rules for their own guidance from the pages of Plutarch, but all are benefited by the delineation of those traits of character which find scope and exercise in the common walks of life. Among the individuals of this class, few are better entitled to be held in respectful...
Page 254 - Club and fraternally is identified with the Masonic order, in which he has attained the thirty-second degree of the Scottish Rite.