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Published by Press of Gibson bros.] in [Washington .
Written in English


  • Ream, Vinnie, 1847-1914.

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Edition Notes

Extracts from the Washington Star from February 9, 1913, to November 22, 1914, and from La Follette"s magazine, December 1914: p. 59-64.

LC ClassificationsNB237.H7 V5
The Physical Object
Pagination58 p.
Number of Pages58
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24177665M
LC Control Number17002732

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