Facts about Secretaries of War

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Facts about Secretaries of War - SECRETARIES OF WAR. Congressman Does Not Scon...
SECRETARIES OF WAR. Congressman Does Not Scon National Year. Mentioned For Place. Aug. 11.--Mention J. J. Leutz J. Whit- here of Mr. Lentz about your being a vice presidency?" he about Mr. Whiting's for second place Some Interesting: Statistics Men Who Have Held the Since the retirement of War Alger and the appointment hu Root, much discussion going on concerning the cations of the men for the been contended that a man to for secretary of war should experience in warfare, and not necessary that the man lawyer. The statistics given show that of the 50 secretaries including Secretary Alger, 23 of legal training and in nearly stance they were college The biographers state, m every Mr. Leutz, able to speak." Mr. He stance where one is designated yer, that they practiced law years before entering upon career. There were 10 soldiers the secretaries and three who attention to the evi- admiuis- and promote the iriendly nation taken from the medical profession, | the latter instance the men service as army surgeons. The accompanying tabulation b ~ ns * every our uidepeud- nation. I have rea- nas been attention to these trust-ridden to establish formi ° s " assurances and Irish Re- the state from which the were appointed, the year of appointment and their occupation profession : Hsnry soldier. Timothy 1795, soldier and statesman. James McHeury, Maryland, surgeon Knos, Massachusetts, ] Pickering, Massachusetts, John Marshall, Virginia, 1800, Samuel Dexter, Massachusetts, of German in cities like Dctroir lawyer. Roger lawyer. Griswold, Connecticut, favorably Henry Dearborn, Massachusetts, physican-soldier. .William. Eustie, Massachusetts, the other isms people by but merely a boss- of a cause and the Democra- and it they and ,vork surgeon. ticket with the Jonn Armstrong, New York, to carry on soldier-statesman. James Monroe, Virginia, 1814, soldier-statesman. William H. Crawford, Georgia, lawyer-statesman. Isaac Shelby, Kentucky, 1817, George Graham, Virginia, 1817, soldier. John C. Calhoun, South Carolina, 1817, surveyor. James Barbonr, Virginia, 1825, statesman. Peter B. Porter. New York, soldier. Democracy the Sun John H. Eaton, statesman. Lewis Cass, Tennessee, 1829, Federation of the other members regard to the Sun and expects 48 hours. the Sun doesn't "said President sheet has and news pretense of department carry its theorie- Michigan, 1831, Benjamin F. Butler, New York, lawyer. Joel B. Poinsett, South Carolina, statesman. John Bell, Tennessee, 1841, lawyer. , John McLean, Ohio, 1841, JohnC. Spencer, New York, lawyer. James M. Porter, Pennsylvania, lawyer. William Wilkins, Pennsylvania, lawyer. William L. Marcy, New York, statesman. George W. Crawford, Georgia, lawyer. Edward Bates, Missouri, I860, strike was to of old been in Charles M. Conrad, Louisiana, lawyer. Jefferson Davis, Mississippi, lawyer. JohnB. Floyd, Virginia, 1857, Joseph Holt, Kentucky, 18G1, lawye. Simon Cameron, Pennsylvania, 18(51 r. er. printer. more. If the this men I think organized is virtue in Sun will be Captain by "the a two hours open strength president General rumored that evidence rM. Stauton, unio, 18(52, U. S. Grant, Illinois, 1867, soldier. Lorenzo Thomas, Illinois, 1868, John M. Schofield, New York, 18(iN soldier. John A. Rawlins, Illinois, 1869, yer. William T. Sherman, Ohio, 18C9, sol dier. William W. Belknap, Iowa, 18(59, lawyer. Alphonso Taft, Ohio, 187(i, lawyer. James Don Cameron, Pennsylvania 1876, banker. George W. McCrary, Iowa, 1877, yer. Alexander Ramsey, Minnesota, 1879, statesman. Robert T. Lincoln. Illinois, IhSl, H, CO111- yer. William C. Endicott, Massachusett: 1S85, lawyer. Redfield Proctor, Vermont, 188!t, lawyer. Stephen B. Elkiiis, West 1691, lawyer Daniel S. Lament, New York, 180. - J, Virginia, Scripps-McRac JODrnalist telegraph I Russe11 A. Alger. Michigan, '"""" ----------- dispose of be made by a Dreyfus lumberman-banker. No Fakes, all Cakes to=

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  1. The Sandusky Star-Journal,
  2. 11 Aug 1899, Fri,
  3. Page 1

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