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Portrait taken from the Official Directory of the House of Representatives 1954-1957, p. 228 Source: https://books.google.com.ph/books?id=eLLVvMx6BW0C&pg=PA228#v=onepage&q=vicente%20peralta&f=false Author: Official Directory of the House of Representatives 1954-1957 This work is in the public domain in the Philippines and possibly other jurisdictions because it is a work created by an officer or employee of the Government of the Philippines or any of its subdivisions and instrumentalities, including government-owned and/or controlled corporations, as part of their regularly prescribed official duties; consequently, any work is ineligible for copyright under the terms of Part IV, Chapter I, Section 171.11 and Part IV, Chapter IV, Section 176 of Republic Act No. 8293 and Republic Act No. 10372, as amended, unless otherwise noted. However, in some instances, the use of this work in the Philippines or elsewhere may be regulated by this law or other laws.

Vicente Peralta MP (1914 - 1968)

Vicente Leyva Peralta was a Filipino statesman, lawyer, economist, orator and politician. He represented the second district of Sorsogon at the House of Representatives of the Philippines. Official D...

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Vicente Peralta MP (1914 - 1968)

Vicente Leyva Peralta was a Filipino statesman, lawyer, economist, orator and politician. He represented the second district of Sorsogon at the House of Representatives of the Philippines. Official D...

5/5/2024

James Hart Willis, Sr. (1885 - 1963)

James Hart Willis, Sr., professionally known as J. Hart Willis, lawyer, businessman, and Texas state senator, son of James R. Willis and Iris (Hart) Willis, was born in Columbia, Missouri, on March 19,...

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James Hart Willis, Sr. (1885 - 1963)

James Hart Willis, Sr., professionally known as J. Hart Willis, lawyer, businessman, and Texas state senator, son of James R. Willis and Iris (Hart) Willis, was born in Columbia, Missouri, on March 19,...

1/31/2024

Alfred L. Jenkins (1916 - 2000)

"Mr. China"

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Alfred L. Jenkins (September 14, 1916 – May 18, 2000) was an American diplomat, lecturer and author, born in Manchester, Georgia. He was a political authority on ...

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Alfred L. Jenkins (1916 - 2000)

"Mr. China"

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Alfred L. Jenkins (September 14, 1916 – May 18, 2000) was an American diplomat, lecturer and author, born in Manchester, Georgia. He was a political authority on ...

11/18/2023

Rev. Fr. Thomas Ewing Sherman, S.J. Rev. Thomas Ewing Sherman's Wikipedia Page Find A Grave Memorial ID # 8225655 General Sherman's son by Joseph T Durkin On this day: Gen. Sherman's Son, Na...

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Rev. Fr. Thomas Ewing Sherman, S.J. Rev. Thomas Ewing Sherman's Wikipedia Page Find A Grave Memorial ID # 8225655 General Sherman's son by Joseph T Durkin On this day: Gen. Sherman's Son, Na...

11/3/2023

I think using animals for food is an ethical thing to do, but we've got to do it right. We've got to give those animals a decent life, and we've got to give them a painless death. We owe the animal res...

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I think using animals for food is an ethical thing to do, but we've got to do it right. We've got to give those animals a decent life, and we've got to give them a painless death. We owe the animal res...

10/9/2023

Anna Eustacia Cutler MP (1926 - d.)

Anna 'Eustacia' Cutler (Purves) A talented playwright, author, actress and mother of four, Eustacia Cutler is a graduate of Harvard University with a degree in English literature. Her daughter, Templ...

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Anna Eustacia Cutler MP (1926 - d.)

Anna 'Eustacia' Cutler (Purves) A talented playwright, author, actress and mother of four, Eustacia Cutler is a graduate of Harvard University with a degree in English literature. Her daughter, Templ...

10/9/2023

Laura 'Wynnogene' Kellogg MP (1883 - 1947)

Oneida/Turtle Clan An Oneida leader, author, orator, activist and visionary Married Orrin J. Kellogg on April 22, 1912 Sources and Intriguing Reads

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Laura 'Wynnogene' Kellogg MP (1883 - 1947)

Oneida/Turtle Clan An Oneida leader, author, orator, activist and visionary Married Orrin J. Kellogg on April 22, 1912 Sources and Intriguing Reads

7/26/2023

W. H. Woodman (deceased)

"Lone Wolf of the Yellowhouse"

W. H. Woodman, a man of obscure background, became legendary as a criminal lawyer in the Texas Panhandle. While some stories circulated that he had forsaken a palatial home of ease and plenty in order ...

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W. H. Woodman (deceased)

"Lone Wolf of the Yellowhouse"

W. H. Woodman, a man of obscure background, became legendary as a criminal lawyer in the Texas Panhandle. While some stories circulated that he had forsaken a palatial home of ease and plenty in order ...

4/26/2023

Stanley Osborne Welch (1846 - 1906)

Stanley Osborne Welch, lawyer and politician, known as the "silver-tongued orator of Southwest Texas," was born on June 6, 1846, and raised in New Orleans. After the Civil War, in which he served in th...

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Stanley Osborne Welch (1846 - 1906)

Stanley Osborne Welch, lawyer and politician, known as the "silver-tongued orator of Southwest Texas," was born on June 6, 1846, and raised in New Orleans. After the Civil War, in which he served in th...

4/2/2023

Grady Nutt MP (1934 - 1982)

"Prime Minister of Humor"

Grady Lee Nutt, Baptist minister and television personality, was born in Amarillo, Texas, on September 2, 1934, the oldest of four children of Grady C. and Doris (Rickman) Nutt. His father worked as a ...

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Grady Nutt MP (1934 - 1982)

"Prime Minister of Humor"

Grady Lee Nutt, Baptist minister and television personality, was born in Amarillo, Texas, on September 2, 1934, the oldest of four children of Grady C. and Doris (Rickman) Nutt. His father worked as a ...

2/21/2023

Cone Johnson (1860 - 1933)

Johnson, lawyer and Texas politician, was born on June 11, 1860, to Samuel Caraway and Emily (Swilling) Johnson at Dawsonville, Georgia. He attended Emory College at Oxford, Georgia, and Peabody Normal...

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Cone Johnson (1860 - 1933)

Johnson, lawyer and Texas politician, was born on June 11, 1860, to Samuel Caraway and Emily (Swilling) Johnson at Dawsonville, Georgia. He attended Emory College at Oxford, Georgia, and Peabody Normal...

1/27/2023

Wesley Sherman Izzard (1900 - 1983)

Wesley Sherman Izzard, journalist and newscaster, the oldest of four children of Arthur J. and Cora (Sherman) Izzard, was born in Chicago, Illinois, in 1900. In 1906 the family moved to Kansas City, Mi...

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Wesley Sherman Izzard (1900 - 1983)

Wesley Sherman Izzard, journalist and newscaster, the oldest of four children of Arthur J. and Cora (Sherman) Izzard, was born in Chicago, Illinois, in 1900. In 1906 the family moved to Kansas City, Mi...

1/7/2023
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Mariano Villafuerte MP (1898 - 1945)

Mariano Villafuerte was a Filipino orator, lawyer and politician. He represented the first district of Camarines Sur at the House of Representatives of the Philippines from June 5, 1928 to June 5, 1934...

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Mariano Villafuerte MP (1898 - 1945)

Mariano Villafuerte was a Filipino orator, lawyer and politician. He represented the first district of Camarines Sur at the House of Representatives of the Philippines from June 5, 1928 to June 5, 1934...

12/4/2022

Joseph Goebbels MP (1897 - 1945)

Paul Joseph Goebbels (29 October 1897 – 1 May 1945) was a German politician and Reich Minister of Propaganda in Nazi Germany from 1933 to 1945. One of Adolf Hitler's close associates and most devoted f...

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Joseph Goebbels MP (1897 - 1945)

Paul Joseph Goebbels (29 October 1897 – 1 May 1945) was a German politician and Reich Minister of Propaganda in Nazi Germany from 1933 to 1945. One of Adolf Hitler's close associates and most devoted f...

9/20/2022

Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru MP (1889 - 1964)

Jawaharlal Nehru (Hindi/Kashmiri: जवाहरलाल नेहरू, pronounced [d%CA%92%C9%99%CA%8Ba%CB%90%C9%A6%C9%99r%CB%88la%CB%90l ˈneːɦruː]; 14 November 1889–27 May 1964[4]) was an Indian statesman who was the firs...

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Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru MP (1889 - 1964)

Jawaharlal Nehru (Hindi/Kashmiri: जवाहरलाल नेहरू, pronounced [d%CA%92%C9%99%CA%8Ba%CB%90%C9%A6%C9%99r%CB%88la%CB%90l ˈneːɦruː]; 14 November 1889–27 May 1964[4]) was an Indian statesman who was the firs...

9/20/2022

Carlos Polistico Garcia MP (1896 - 1971)

Carlos Polistico García was a Filipino teacher, poet, orator, lawyer, public official, political economist and guerrilla leader. He became the eighth President of the Philippines known for his "Filipin...

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Carlos Polistico Garcia MP (1896 - 1971)

Carlos Polistico García was a Filipino teacher, poet, orator, lawyer, public official, political economist and guerrilla leader. He became the eighth President of the Philippines known for his "Filipin...

5/31/2022

Manuel L. Quezon MP (1878 - 1944)

"MLQ"

Manuel Luis Quezon y Molina was President of the Philippines from 1935-1944. More here: was made a Mason on March 17, 1908 in Sinukuan Lodge No. 272, now Sinukuan Lodge No. 16. More here: . In 1933, he...

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Manuel L. Quezon MP (1878 - 1944)

"MLQ"

Manuel Luis Quezon y Molina was President of the Philippines from 1935-1944. More here: was made a Mason on March 17, 1908 in Sinukuan Lodge No. 272, now Sinukuan Lodge No. 16. More here: . In 1933, he...

5/19/2022

Mercedes Pinto MP (1883 - 1976)

Wikipedia Death

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Mercedes Pinto MP (1883 - 1976)

Wikipedia Death

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Willie Dawson (1888 - 1963)

"Willie"

Willie Dawson, Baptist teacher and lecturer, was born on September 9, 1888, in San Antonio, the daughter of Don F. and Alice (Evelyn) Turner. After her father, an accountant, was killed while attemptin...

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Willie Dawson (1888 - 1963)

"Willie"

Willie Dawson, Baptist teacher and lecturer, was born on September 9, 1888, in San Antonio, the daughter of Don F. and Alice (Evelyn) Turner. After her father, an accountant, was killed while attemptin...

4/5/2022

Nannie Austin Curtis (1861 - 1920)

"Queen of the Southern Platform", "silver-tongued orator of Dixie"

Nannie Curtis, lecturer and temperance reformer, was born on June 22, 1861, in Hardin County, Tennessee (one source claims Texas), the daughter of Rev. D. J. and Julia Ann (Couch) Austin. She was a dis...

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Nannie Austin Curtis (1861 - 1920)

"Queen of the Southern Platform", "silver-tongued orator of Dixie"

Nannie Curtis, lecturer and temperance reformer, was born on June 22, 1861, in Hardin County, Tennessee (one source claims Texas), the daughter of Rev. D. J. and Julia Ann (Couch) Austin. She was a dis...

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