J.L. Gordon, 1904

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J.L. Gordon, 1904 - J. L,. Uordoti 1 >eudl. james Lindasy (jordon,...
J. L,. Uordoti 1 >eudl. james Lindasy (jordon, formerly ol glass, died Monuay aiaui al 1.' u'cloca trom pucumonia. 1 bc body sra* taken to cnarioticst iltc tor interment. James Lindsay (.jordon waa born is Louisa coeatjr, Jan. "J, lboO. He wa* tbe aon ot OencraJ Loyaii Gordon and grandaon ot Gcucial V\ imam h. uurdou, ot Albemarle. He wa* ec ? tbe tiigh school at charlottesville. He at? tended William arni Mary cc liege from and tue L uivcraitv ol \ ir* gima from 187* I A tier his graduation, bc read law with judge William J. KoUcriaon and bis un cie. Maaou thordon. He was admitted to the uar in 11 Mr. Gordon want to ? ?J3 and ba *. success in law and tics. He bad aetved a part ot a term ia tbe Renate ot Virginia and bad declined renomination, in .New York bc sr sa Tammany Hail snd wats kuowu ss one ot tbe tamoua organics lion's brighteat men and workera. He c aasiatant district attorney of v. He was * member ot Lh<* general committee ot tbe Wmocratic nation, a mem bet ot tbe gl>emo eratic Club of New York aud other , j Hu us. Mr. Gordon waa mar: Miss Lindy Adele bc h. lie was .ed not vci v long ago. When the tamous "Love Letters'' ot Mrs. Willie Allan waa published they created a sensation and it was aa. tbougb never veribed, that Mr. Gordou nen tben origma. Mr. Gordon wa* wed known here . c bc was a atudent. Ire waa con? sidered very brilliant. Tbe last tew years ot ma lite wei* sot happy onca tor him. He waa tor a lime cenbned in a sanitorium in New York. I

Clipped from Virginia Gazette03 Dec 1904, SatPage 5

Virginia Gazette (Williamsburg, Virginia)03 Dec 1904, SatPage 5
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