- 942 pages
- Reports of Cases in the Supreme Court of Nebraska, Vol. 80
- Henry P Stoddart
- 01 October 2017 Henry P Stoddart
Excerpt From Reports Of Cases In The Supreme Court Of Nebraska, Vol 80 September Term, 1907 January Term, 1908Of All Those Holding Positions Of Eminence In This State, It Is Probable That He Was The Least Widely Known He Came And Went, In The Discharge Of His Grave Duties, So Quietly And Unobtrusively That His Comings And Goings Went Almost Unnoted Fame He Did Not Seek Notoriety He Even Carefully Avoided Of His Personal Acquirements, Let It Suffice To Say That He Had Traveled Widely, Read Much, And Had Pronounced Convictions Upon Every Great Question Inviting The At Tention Of The Most Thoughtful It Was, Indeed, A Rare Privilege To Be One Of The Favored Few Permitted To Know, Or To Fathom, His Views Upon Themes The Most Profound Well Do I Recall The Regret He Once Expressed To Me That The Question Of The Resurrection Of Jesus, To His Mind The Most Momentous Of All Questions, Was Not Oftener Discussed From The Pulpit All Who Knew Him Intimately Could Not But Feel That He Was Of An Exceptionally Religious Temperament, With Views Of The Life To Come As Fixed As They Were Optimistic And No One, In All Lincoln, Was Faithful In The Discharge Of Christian Duty Than Was He Indeed, Just As He Sought His Omce Upon The Week Day, Faith Fully And Quietly, And Even To The Very Last, For The Discharge Of His Secular Duties, So, In Like Manner, Did He Go To The Church Of His Choice Upon The Lord S Day To Worship, Then Remaining To Teach His Class In The Sunday School.About The PublisherForgotten Books Publishes Hundreds Of Thousands Of Rare And Classic Books Find At Www.forgottenbooks.comThis Book Is A Reproduction Of An Important Historical Work Forgotten Books Uses State Of The Art Technology To Digitally Reconstruct The Work, Preserving The Original Format Whilst Repairing Imperfections Present In The Aged Copy In Rare Cases, An Imperfection In The Original, Such As A Blemish Or Missing Page, May Be Replicated In Our Edition We Do, However, Repair The Vast Majority Of Imperfections Successfully Any Imperfections That Remain Are Intentionally Left To Preserve The State Of Such Historical Works.