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THE SUPREME COURT,
OCTOBER TERM, 1913
CHARLES HENRY BUTLER
THE BANKS LAW PUBLISHING CO.
COTTRICHT, 1914, DT
This volume is printed on acid free paper by
WILLIAM S. HEIN & CO., INC.
EDWARD DOUGLASS WHITE, CHIEF JUSTICE.
JAMES C. McREYNOLDS, ATTORNEY GENERAL.
For allotment of THE CHIEF JUSTICE and Associate Justices among the several circuits see next page.
* Mr. Justice Lurton was absent from the bench on account of illness from December 3, 1913, until April 6, 1914, and took no part in the decisions of cases argued and submitted during that period. He was on the bench from April 6, until the adjournment of the Term June 22. He died during vacation on July 12, 1914, at Atlantic City, New Jersey. Further reference to Mr. Justice Lurton will appear in a later volume. During vacation President Wilson appointed, and the Senate confirmed, James Clark McReynolds, of Tennessee, as Associate Justice to succeed Mr. Justice Lurton; he took his seat on the bench on the opening of October Term 1914.
SUPREME COURT OF THE UNITED STATES.
ALLOTMENT OF JUSTICES, MARCH 18, 1912.'
ORDER: There having been an Associate Justice of this court appointed since the commencement of this term,
It is ordered that the following allotment be made of the Chief Justice and Associate Justices of this court among the circuits agreeably to the act of Congress in such case made and provided, and that such allotment be entered of record, viz.:
For the First Circuit, Oliver Wendell Holmes, Associate
Justice. For the Second Circuit, Charles E. Hughes, Associate
Justice. For the Third Circuit, Mahlon Pitney, Associate Justice. For the Fourth Circuit, Edward D. White, Chief Justice. For the Fifth Circuit, Joseph R. Lamar, Associate
Justice. For the Sixth Circuit, William R. Day, Associate Justice. For the Seventh Circuit, Horace H. Lurton, Associate
Justice. For the Eighth Circuit, Willis Van Devanter, Associate
Justice. For the Ninth Circuit, Joseph McKenna, Associate
· For previous allotment see 222 U. S., p. iv. At the opening of October Term 1914 a new allotment was announced which was the same as the above except that Mr. Justice McReynolds was allotted for the Seventh Circuit in place of Mr. Justice Lurton, deceased.
TABLE OF CONTENTS.
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