History of Bridgeport and Vicinity, Volume 2

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Page 222 - Jacobus exercises his right of franchise in support of the men and measures of the republican party and keeps well informed on the questions and issues of the day. He...
Page 225 - His political allegiance is given to the republican party and he keeps well informed on the questions and issues of the day, although he does not seek nor desire public office.
Page 792 - Ohio from Pennsylvania. Jesse Grant, who had worked as a tanner for the father of the afterwards noted Abolitionist, John Brown, started in business for himself at Ravenna, but removed to Point Pleasant, and...
Page 729 - Masonry, having taken the thirty-second degree in the Scottish Rite, while with the Nobles of the Mystic Shrine he has crossed the sands of the desert. He...
Page 166 - His .early training was that which usually falls to the lot of the farm bred boy, who divides his time between the work of the fields, and the duty of the school room.
Page 144 - Mason and has attained the Knight Templar degree of the York Rite and the thirty-second degree of the Scottish Rite, while with the Nobles of the Mystic Shrine he has also crossed the sands of the desert.
Page 109 - ... certain things due to the court, to his own self-respect and above all to justice and a righteous administration of the law which neither the zeal of an advocate nor the pleasure of success would permit him to disregard.
Page 583 - Not the good that comes to us, but the good that comes to the world through us, is the measure of our success.
Page 117 - A cotemporaneous authority described him as "grave Richard Warren," a man of integrity, justice and uprightness, of piety and serious religion," and as a "useful instrument during the short time he lived, bearing a deep share in the difficulties and troubles of the plantation.
Page 435 - ... sundries, and his trade has reached gratifying proportions, bringing him a substantial annual income. Mr. 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.

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