Excerpt from Book of Biographies This Volume Contains Biographical Sketches of Leading Citizens of the Thirty Seventh Judicial District, PennsylvaniaIt has been our purpose in the preparation of this work to pass over no phase or portion of it Slightingly, but to give attention to the smallest points, and thus invest it with an air of accuracy, to be obtained in no other way The result has amply justified the care that has been taken, for it is our honest belief that no reliable production, under the circumstances, could have been compiledAbout the PublisherForgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books Find at forgottenbooksThis 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