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Maintaining a Splendid Independence. The Forlorn Hope in the Race for Election
as Mayor of New York City. CHAPTER WI.—RANCHING IN THE BAD LANDs . . . .
109 Comrade with the Cowboys. Wins the Confidence and Esteem of Hunters, ...
GoverNor of New York . . . . . Empire State Jubilantly Rewards Colonel Roosevelt
with Its Highest Office. Inaugurates Reform in Every Branch of the Public Service.
Establishes the Principle of Street Franchise Taxation. Dewey Day in New York.
He came with the high reputation acquired as leader in the New York Assembly
at the age of twenty-three, as a prominent champion of reform and opponent of
Blaime at the Chicago convention when only twenty-five; as a candidate for
Feeling that he had accomplished the purpose for which he accepted duty in the
Civil Service, he, after more than six years of labor, resigned to take upon himself
the burden of duty as Police Commissioner in the city of New York. When in the ...
When in the legislative assembly he had been chairman of a committee which
investigated the New York Police Department. His report showed that he had
very decided views upon this subject, and his study of the subject while in the ...
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - MrsLee - LibraryThing
I did not finish this book, and the first sentence from the first chapter may give you an idea why. "Restless as the sea his forefathers sailed to reach the new world; active as the soil that answered ... Read full review