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Page 40 - The successful lawyer and the competent judge must be a man of well balanced intellect, thoroughly familiar with the law and practice, of comprehensive general information, possessed of an analytical mind and a self-control that will enable him to lose his individuality, his personal feelings, his prejudices and his peculiarities of disposition in the dignity, impartiality and equity of the office to which life, property, right and liberty must look for protection.
Page 40 - The legal profession demands a high order of ability, and the judiciary requires not only ability but a rare combination of talent, learning, tact, patience and industry. The successful lawyer and the competent judge must be a man of well balanced intellect, thoroughly familiar with the law and practice, of comprehensive general information, possessed of an analytical mind and a selfcontrol that will enable him to lose his individuality, his personal feelings, his prejudices and his peculiarities...
Page 33 - 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 12 - By perseverance, determination and honorable effort he has overthrown the obstacles which barred his path to success and...
Page 222 - Witherspoon gives his political allegiance to the republican party but has never been a politician in the sense of office seeking...
Page 83 - He votes with the republican party and keeps well informed on the questions and issues of the day but is not ambitious for office.
Page 396 - He early became familiar with the best methods of tilling the soil and caring for the crops through the assistance which he rendered his father upon the home farm.
Page 288 - Eastman exercises his right of franchise in support of the men and measures of the republican party and is actively interested in its growth and success, yet does not seek nor desire office.