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“Scots and Scots' Descendants in America" T

HIS is the FIRST BOOK OF ITS KIND—the only comprehensive work tracing the Scottish influence in America from the earliest settlement to the

present time. In addition to the biographies of REPRESENTATIVE LIVING Scots, in every department of life, the INTRODUCTION consists of a complete survey of the part taken by people of Scottish blood in the building of the Nation. This includes:

Early Scottish colonial settlers and revolutionary leaders.
Scottish scldiers and the part they took in the War of Independ-

ence.
Scots and the Declaration of Independence.
Scots and the Constitution.
Scottish-American generals and naval officers.
Scottish-American Presidents and Governors of States.
Scots and the American Civil War.
Scots in politics and statesmanship.
Scots in Literature, the Arts, Jurisprudence, Business, Banking,

Finance, Etc.
Scots in Education, Science, Invention, Engineering, Railways,

Steamships, Telephorte; Etc ::::::
The Scottish-American pulpit and its influence.

Scottish ideals in American Life,:E&c.

This VALUABLE HISTORICAL INTRODUCTION is written by a well known authority. It includes the names of pröminent Seeftish families and individuals, referring by title and page to nearly 100 books and pamphlets (practically all ever written on this subject).

Also, several notable Scots of the United States and Canada have contributed interesting and important short Prefaces on various lines in which Scots have excelled.

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HE book is of the greatest value to the friends, relatives and descendants of those appearing in it, and to patriotic Scots everywhere, as a means of trac

ing their lineage to the individuals of this great American-Scottish family of merit and worth. Special attention has been given in the biographies to FAMILY HISTORY and GENEALOGY. The book is not for the present alone, but will increase in value as years go by, as the only reliable source of this historical and geneaological information.

A BOOK OF ACHIEVEMENT

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ERE you have the life-stories told for the first time, of men who have made their mark in many fields of usefulness: Merchants, Manufacturers, Bank

ers, Railroad Men, Miners, Inventors, Statesmen, Architects, Physicians, Clergymen, Lawyers, Publishers, Contractors, Shipbuilders, Educators, etc.

Most of those men began with nothing, at the foot of the hill, and climbed to the top. Every page is a valuable object lesson to young and old. EVERY HOME NEEDS IT. ORDER NOW

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AN ILLUSTRATED FAMILY MAGAZINE
FOUNDED 1901. OBJECT.---To Disseminate the Truth, Raise the Literary Standard in the Home, ind

Inspire "Young America" with True Scottish Patriotism.
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VOL XVI.

APRIL 1916

NO. 1

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CONTRIBUTORS, EDITORS AND CORRESPONDENTS FOR 1916

ANDREW CARNEGIE, LL, D.
HARRY LAUDER, Singer, Composer and ALEXA MACAULAY, Chester, S. C.

Prince of Entertainers, Laudervale, REV. PETER ROBERTSON, D. D., Chaplain
Dunoon, Scotland.

Caledonian Club, Cincinnati, Ohio.
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Bros., New York, Tanist and Past Royal Navy League, Lexington, Ky.
Chief, Order Scottish Clans: ;

ARCHIBALD G. HODGE, Secretary United
JAMES KENNEDY, Editor, Author: Podt;: > Scottish Societies of Illinois, Chicago.

President Burns Society. New Yosk..: JAMES P. BROOMFIELD, Author and Poet,
JAMES D. LAW, President Colonial Moving Detroit, Mich.

Picture Corporation, New Yords and SAMUEL M. ANDREW, Caledonian Club,
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Publisher “The Engineer,” 'New York:

retary, Sons of Scotland, Toronto, Can.
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ex-Treasurer Caledonian Club, N. Y.

ish Society, Halifax, N. S., Canada.
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Insurance Co., New York; President No. British Society and Highland Soci-
Caledonian Hospital, New York.

ety, Antigonish, N. S., Canada.
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Secretary Scottish Home Rule Associa-

ciety, Vancouver, B, C., Canada.
tion, New York.

JOHN JAPP, Bridgeport, Conn.
REV. DAVID G. WYLIE, D. D., LL, D., New NEIL MacDONALD, Journalist, New York.
York.

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THOMAS J. BLAIN, Editor and Publisher, ROBERT E. MAY, Boston, Mass.
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J. C. HAIG, Rosebery Royal Scots Commit- drew's Society, St. Johns, Newfoundland
tee, Edinburgh, Scotland.

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Conn.

tary International Scots' Home Ruh
W. C. McINTOSH, Secretary Caledonian

League, Edinburgh.
Club: Secretary Horticultural Society,
WILLIAM GILMOUR, ex-President Portland

JOHN WILSON, Hon. Sec'y. Scot, Nat'l. Song
(Me.) St. Andrew's Society.

Society, Glasgow.
COL. A. R. GUNN, ex-Chief Caledonian Club, HON. R. ERSKINE, Editor THE SCOTTISI
Philadelphia.

REVIEW, Perth, Scotland.
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and Composer, Canton, Ohio.

Caledonian Society of Toronto.
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