Personal Reminiscences of Early Days in California with Other Sketches; To Which Is Added the Story of His Attempted Assassination by a Former Associate on the Supreme Bench of the State
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Personal Reminiscences of Early Days in California with Other Sketches; To Which Is Added the Story of His Attempted Assassination by a Former Associate on the Supreme Bench of the State

By Stephen J. (Stephen Johnson) Field, George C. (George Congdon) Gorham
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  • PERSONAL REMINISCENCES OF EARLY DAYS IN CALIFORNIA, WITH OTHER SKETCHES.
  • BY
  • TO WHICH IS ADDED THE STORY OF HIS ATTEMPTED ASSASSINATION BY A FORMER ASSOCIATE ON THE SUPREME BENCH OF THE STATE.
    • BY
  • PRINTED FOR A FEW FRIENDS.
  • PERSONAL REMINISCENCES OF EARLY DAYS IN CALIFORNIA, WITH OTHER SKETCHES.
    • INDEX.
      • THE ANNOYANCES OF MY JUDICIAL LIFE.
      • APPENDIX.
    • THE ANNOYANCES OF MY JUDICIAL LIFE.
    • APPENDIX.
  • THE ATTEMPTED ASSASSINATION OF MR. JUSTICE FIELD
    • INDEX.
  • WHY AND HOW I CAME TO CALIFORNIA.
  • FIRST EXPERIENCES IN SAN FRANCISCO.
  • EXPERIENCES AS ALCALDE.
  • THE TURNER CONTROVERSY.
  • RUNNING FOR THE LEGISLATURE.
  • THE TURNER CONTROVERSY CONTINUED
  • LIFE IN THE LEGISLATURE
  • FRIENDSHIP FOR DAVID C. BRODERICK.
  • LEGISLATION SECURED AND BEGINNING A NEW LIFE.
  • THE BARBOUR DIFFICULTY.
  • REMOVAL FROM MARYSVILLE—LIFE ON THE SUPREME BENCH.—END OF JUDGE TURNER.
  • THE CAREER OF JUDGE FIELD ON THE SUPREME BENCH OF CALIFORNIA, BY JUDGE JOSEPH G. BALDWIN, HIS ASSOCIATE FOR THREE YEARS.
  • THE ANNOYANCES OF MY JUDICIAL LIFE.
  • ROSY VIEWS OF JUDICIAL LIFE GRADUALLY VANISHING.—UNSETTLED LAND TITLES OF THE STATE.—ASSERTED OWNERSHIP BY THE STATE OF GOLD AND SILVER FOUND IN THE SOIL.—PRESENT OF A TORPEDO.
  • HOSTILITY TO THE SUPREME COURT AFTER THE CIVIL WAR.—THE SCOFIELD RESOLUTION.
  • THE MOULIN VEXATION.
  • THE HASTINGS MALIGNITY.
  • APPENDIX.
    • EXHIBIT A.
      • EXHIBIT B.
      • EXHIBIT C.
      • EXHIBIT D.
      • EXHIBIT E.
      • EXHIBIT F.
      • EXHIBIT G.
      • EXHIBIT I.
      • EXHIBIT J.
      • EXHIBIT K.
      • EXHIBIT L.
    • EXHIBIT B.
    • EXHIBIT C.
    • EXHIBIT D.
    • EXHIBIT E.
    • EXHIBIT F.
    • EXHIBIT G.
    • EXHIBIT I.
    • EXHIBIT J.
    • EXHIBIT K.
    • EXHIBIT L.
  • THE STORY OF THE ATTEMPTED ASSASSINATION OF JUSTICE FIELD
  • NOTE BY THE PUBLISHERS.
  • INDEX.
  • ATTEMPTED ASSASSINATION OF JUSTICE FIELD BY A FORMER ASSOCIATE ON THE STATE SUPREME BENCH.
  • CHAPTER I.
  • CHAPTER II.
  • CHAPTER III.
  • CHAPTER V.
  • CHAPTER VI.
  • CHAPTER VII.
  • CHAPTER VIII.
  • CHAPTER IX.
  • CHAPTER X.
  • CHAPTER XI.
  • CHAPTER XII.
  • CHAPTER XIII.
  • CHAPTER XIV.
  • CHAPTER XV.
  • CHAPTER XVI.
  • CHAPTER XVII.
  • CHAPTER XVIII.
  • CHAPTER XIX.
  • CHAPTER XX.
  • CHAPTER XXI.
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