FROM THE FILES
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125 Years Ago
Adams County News
August 3, 1898
The supreme court of Washington as now constituted consists of four republicans and one democrat. James H. Lewis, a democrat and W.C. Jones, a silver republican, will probably be candidates for re-election to Congress, so these two positions will probably be allowed the populists.
Above all things, great care should be exercised in the selection of candidates for the supreme bench. Men will a pull, cranks, worn-out politicians, lawyers with little practice, old lawyers with no practice, men with a grievance, men who have prejudge...