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Page 355 - you can fool all of the people some of the time, and some of the people all of the time, but you can't fool all the people all the time.
Page 486 - The zeal with which he has devoted his energies to his profession, the careful regard evinced for the interests of his clients, and an assiduous and unrelaxing attention to all the details of his cases, have brought him a large business and made him very successful in its conduct.
Page 183 - His political allegiance is given to the republican party but the honors and emoluments of office have had no attraction for him, as...
Page 45 - Socially he is a member of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows and the Ancient Order of United Workmen, in both of which organizations he has been prominent.
Page 559 - 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 202 - He is past master of his lodge and past high priest of his chapter, and he has attained to the highest rank, the thirty-third degree of the A.
Page 788 - Carrie, I dared not refuse! Ever since the day when I gave myself to Jesus, it had been my daily prayer, 'Lord, what wilt thou have me to do?
Page 229 - Looking beyond the exigencies of the moment to the possibilities of the future, he has...
Page 83 - Twiss has always been a republican, standing loyally by the party which was the defense of the union during the dark days of the Civil war and has always been the party of reform and progress.