History of Orange County, California: With Biographical Sketches of the Leading Men and Women of the County who Have Been Identified with Its Earliest Growth and Development from the Early Days to the Present, Part 1

Front Cover
Historic Record Company, 1921 - California - 1669 pages
2 Reviews
 

What people are saying - Write a review

User Review - Flag as inappropriate

This book should be 1,666 pages in length. I can only access through page 836. Several of the pages toward the end of the 836 pages were badly scanned and only show partial pages and photos.

User Review - Flag as inappropriate

The Frye's referred to in this history are not descendents of Adrian Frye of Kittery ME. Pure bunk. If somebody has proof of the contrary I would love to see it.

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

Popular passages

Page 52 - GOD bringeth thee into a good land, a land of brooks of water, of fountains and depths that spring out of valleys and hills ; a land of wheat, and barley, and vines, and fig trees, and pomegranates ; a land of oil olive, and honey...
Page 190 - And he shall judge among many people, and rebuke strong nations afar off; and they shall beat their swords into plowshares, and their spears into pruninghooks: nation shall not lift up a sword against nation, neither shall they learn war any more. But they shall sit every man under his vine and under his fig tree; and none shall make them afraid : for the mouth of the Lord of Hosts hath spoken it.
Page 16 - Walk about Zion, and go round about her : Tell the towers thereof. Mark ye well her bulwarks, Consider her palaces ; That ye may tell it to the generation following : For this God is our God for ever and ever : He will be our guide even unto death.
Page 349 - WITH pleasure you are viewing any work a man is doing, If you like him or you love him, tell him now; Don't withhold your approbation till the parson makes oration And he lies with snowy lilies o'er his brow. For no matter how you shout it, he won't really care about it, He won't know how many teardrops you have shed. If you think some praise is due him, now's the time to slip it to him For he cannot read his tombstone when he's dead.
Page 349 - If with pleasure you are viewing any work a man is doing, If you like him or you love him, tell him now; Don't withhold your approbation till the parson makes oration, And he lies with snowy lilies o'er his brow.
Page 509 - Republican platform, and fraternally is a member of the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks. He is a member of the military order of the Loyal Legion of the United States, and is also a member of the Sigma Chi.
Page 350 - Don't withhold your approbation till the parson makes oration As he lies with snowy lilies o'er his brow; For no matter how you shout it, he won't really care about it, He won't know how many teardrops you have shed; If you think some praise is due him, now's the time to slip it to him. For he cannot read his tombstone when he's dead! More than fame and more than money is the comment kind and sunny, And the hearty, warm approval of a friend, For it gives to life a savor and it makes you stronger,...
Page 196 - And the children of Israel did so and gathered, some more, some less. And when they did mete it with an omer, he that gathered much had nothing over, and he that gathered little had no lack; they gathered every man according to his eating.
Page 637 - He was less than eighteen years of age when he was mustered out of service at the close of the war.
Page 192 - a benefactor to his country" ? The standard definition of a national benefactor is "the man who causes two blades of grass to grow where one grew before.

Bibliographic information