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LIST OF SECRETARIES

1. 1878-93-EDWARD OTIS HINKLEY'..... Baltimore, Maryland. 2. 1893-1909-JOHN HINKLEY'

.. Baltimore, Maryland. 3. 1909-1920_*GEORGE WHITELOCK . Baltimore, Maryland. 4. 1920- W. THOMAS KEMP

Baltimore, Maryland.

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LIST OF ASSISTANT SECRETARIES 1. 1909-1910-ALBERT C. RITCHIE*... Baltimore, Maryland. 2. 1910-1920-W. THOMAS KEMP... Baltimore, Maryland. 3. 1913- GAYLORD LEE CLARK. Baltimore, Maryland.

LIST OF TREASURERS 1. 1878–1902-FRANCIS RAWLE ..... .Philadelphia, Penna. 2. 1902- FREDERICK E. WADHAMS... . Albany, New York. * Deceased.

1 In 1878, Francis Rawle, of Pennsylvania, and Isaac Grant Thompson, of New York, acted as temporary Secretaries and as Secretaries of the Conference.

In 1886, Edward Otis Hinkley being absent, Walter George Smith, of Pennsyl. vania, acted as Secretary pro tempore.

* In 1898, John Hinkley being absent, George P. Wanty, of Michigan, acted as Secretary pro tempore.

3 In January, 1920, George Whitelock having died, the Executive Committee appointed W. Thomas Kemp to fill the vacancy until the Annual Meeting when the Association elected him Secretary,

. In 1909 by virtue of amendment to Constitution, the Executive Committee elected an Assistant Secretary.

* In 1913 the Constitution was further amended so as to provide for one or more Assistant Secretaries.

LIST OF EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

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1. 1878-87-LUKE P. POLAND..

. St. Johnsbury, Vermont. 2. 1878-88-SIMEON E. BALDWIN -. .New Haven, Connecticut. 3. 1878-80-*WILLIAM A. FISHER.

Baltimore, Maryland. 4. 1880-85-*WILLIAM ALLEN BUTLER..... . New York, New York. 6. 1885-90-*CHARLES C. BONNEY'.. Chicago, Illinois. 6. 1887-96_*GEORGE A. MERCER.... Savannah, Georgia. 7. 1888-90-*JOHN RANDOLPH TUCKER. Lexington, Virginia. 8. 1890-91-*WILLIAM P. WELLS... Detroit, Michigan. 9. 1890-99-ALFRED HEMENWAY

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. Boston, Massachusetts. 10. 1891-95-*BRADLEY G. SCHLEY.

Milwaukee, Wisconsin. 11. 1895-99-CHARLES CLAFLIN ALLEN..... St. Louis, Missouri. 12. 1896–97-*WILLIAM WIRT HOWE....... New Orleans, Louisiana. 13. 1897-1900-CHABLES NOBLE GREGORY Washington, D. C. 14. 1899–1900-*EDMUND WETMORE New York, New York. 15. 1899-1901-*U. M. Rose..

... Little Rock, Arkansas. 16. 1899-1902-WILLIAM A. KETCHAM......

.. Indianapolis, Indiana. 17. 1899-1902-HENBY ST. GEORGE TUCKER.. Lexington, Virginia. 18. 1900–1903-RODNEY A. MERCUR........, Towanda, Pennsylvania. 19. 1900-1903-*CHARLES F. LIBBY.. Portland, Maine. 20. 1901-1903_*JAMES HAGEBMAN

St. Louis, Missouri. 21. 1902–1905-P. W. MELDRIM..

Savannah, Georgia. 22. 1902–1905-PLATT ROGERS

Denver, Colorado. 23. 1903-1906-M, F. DICKINSON.

Boston, Massachusetts. 24. 1903-1906-THEODORE S. GABNETT...... Norfolk, Virginia. 25. 1903-1906-WILLIAM P. BREEN. . Fort Wayne, Indiana. 26. 1905-1908-CHARLES MONROE

Los Angeles, California. 27. 1905–1908-*RALPH W. BRECKENRIDGE.. Omaha, Nebraska. 28. 1906–1909–*CHARLES F. LIBBY..... Portland, Maine. 29. 1906–1909-WALTER GEORGE SMITH.... .Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 30. 1906-1909-ROME G. BROWN..

Minneapolis, Minnesota. 31. 1908-1911-WILLIAM O. HART..

New Orleans, Louisiana. 32. 1908–1911-CHARLES HENBY BUTLER. ... New York, New York. 33. 1909-1912-JOHN HINKLEY

. Baltimore, Maryland. 34. 1909-1912–*RALPH W. BRECKENRIDGE. . Omaha, Nebraska. 35. 1909-1912-LYNN HELM

Los Angeles, California. 36. 1911-1914-HOLLIS R. BAILEY.

Boston, Massachusetts. 37. 1911-1914–* ALDIS B. BROWNE.

Washington, D. C. 38. 1912-1915-WILLIAM H. BURGES.. El Paso, Texas. 39. 1912–1915-JOHN H. VOORHEES.

Sioux Falls, South Dakota.

• Deceased.

'In 1888, at the first meeting of the Executive Committee after the adjourgment of the Association, Simeon E. Baldwin resigned, and Charles C. Bonney was chosen to fill the vacancy under By-Law X.

40. 1912-1915-WILLIAM H. STAAKE. . Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 41. 1913–1914–* ALBERT W. Biggs'. Memphis, Tennessee. 42. 1913-1916–*WILLIAM C. NIBLACK. Chicago, Illinois. 43. 1914-1917-SELDEN P. SPENCER. St. Louis, Missouri. 44. 1914-1917-WILLIAM P. BYNUM. Greensboro, North Carolina 45. 1914-1917-CHAPIN BROWN

Washington, D. C. 46. 1915–1918-CHARLES N. POTTER. Cheyenne, Wyoming. 47. 1915-1918-JOHN LOWELL

Boston, Massachusetts. 48. 1915–1918-CHARLES BLOOD SMITH. Topeka, Kansas. 49. 1916-1919-ASHLEY COCKRILL'..... ....Little Rock, Arkansas. 50. 1916–1917-WALTER GEORGE SMITH. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 51. 1917–1918-GEORGE T. PAGE....

Peoria, Illinois. 52. 1917-1920-T. A. HAMMOND.

. Atlanta, Georgia. 53. 1917-1920-U. S. G. CHERRY...

Sioux Falls, South Dakota. 54. 1917–1920-CHARLES THADDEUS TERRY, . New York, New York. 55. 1918- EDMUND F. TRABUE.. Louisville, Kentucky. 56. 1918- THOMAS H. REYNOLDS. Kansas City, Missouri. 57. 1918– GEORGE B. YOUNG..

Montpelier, Vermont. 58. 1918- PAUL HOWLAND.

Cleveland, Ohio. 59. 1919– THOMAS C. MCCLELLAN. Montgomery, Alabama. 60. 1920- HUGH H. BROWN.

. Tonopah, Nevada. 61. 1920- JOHN B. CORLISS.

Detroit, Michigan. 62. 1920- JOHN T. RICHARDS.

. Chicago, Illinois.

Deceased. ' In 1913, by virtue of amendment to Constitution, the number of elective members of Executive Committee was increased from five to seven.

In 1916, by virtue of amendment to Constitution, the number of elective members of Executive Committee was increased from seven to eight.

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LIST OF PLACES OF MEETING AND ATTENDANCE Meeting. Year. Date.

Place.

Attendance 1....1878.... Aug. 21, 22. Saratoga Springs, N. Y..... 75 2....1879....

.Aug. 20, 21.. .Saratoga Springs, N. Y...(no record) 3. .1880.... Aug. 18, 19, 20. . Saratoga Springs, N. Y..... 97 4....1881.... Aug. 17, 18, 19. . Saratoga Springs, N. Y..... 124 5....1882....Aug. 8, 9, 10, 11....Saratoga Springs, N. Y..... 107 6. ...1883....

. Aug. 22, 23, 24. .Saratoga Springs, N. Y..... 120 7....1884....

. Aug. 20, 21, 22. . Saratoga Springs, N. Y..... 108 8. ...1885....Aug. 19, 20, 21. . Saratoga Springs, N. Y. 124 9....1886...

. Aug. 18, 19, 20. . Saratoga Springs, N. Y..... 137 10....1887.. . Aug. 17, 18, 19. . Saratoga Springs, N. Y..... 149 11....1888.... Aug. 15, 16, 17..... Saratoga Springs, N. Y. 121 12....1889..... .Aug. 28, 29, 30. ..Chicago, Ill.

158 13....1890....Aug. 20, 21, 22. Saratoga Springs, N. Y..... 132 14....1891.... Aug. 26, 27, 28. Boston, Mass.

202 15....1892. Aug. 24, 25, 26. Saratoga Springs, N. Y..... 143 16....1893. .Aug. 30, 31, Sept. 1. Milwaukee, Wis.

130 1894. .Aug. 22, 23,

24.. . Saratoga Springs, N. Y..... 140 .1895. .Aug. 27, 28, 29, 30..Detroit, Mich.

199 19....1896.... Aug. 19, 20, 21... Saratoga Springs, N. Y. 276 20. Aug. 25, 26, 27. Cleveland, Ohio

184 21....1898. .Aug. 17, 18, 19. Saratoga Springs, N. Y..... 227 22....1899.... Aug. 28, 29, 30. Buffalo, N. Y....

227 23....1900.... Aug. 29, 30, 31. Saratoga Springs, N. Y. 230 Aug. 21, 22, 23. Denver, Colo.

306 25....1902....Aug. 27, 28, 29. Saratoga Springs, N. Y.

230 26. .1903. .Aug. 26, 27, 28. .Hot Springs, Va....

250 27....1904. .Sept. 26, 27, 28. . St. Louis, Mo......

451 28....1905.... .Aug. 23, 24, 25. Narragansett Pier, R. I.. 277 29. . . Aug. 29, 30, 31. St. Paul, Minn..

369 30....1907.... Aug. 26, 27, 28..... Portland, Maine

402 31....1908.... Aug. 25, 26, 27, 28..Seattle, Washington

312 32....1909.... Aug. 24, 25, 26, 27. .Detroit, Michigan

389 33....1910.... Aug. 30, 31, Sept. 1. Chattanooga, Tennessee 324 34....1911. Aug. 29, 30, 31.. Boston, Mass.

625 35....1912. .Aug. 27, 28, 29. Milwaukee, Wis.

658 36....1913. ... Sept. 1, 2, 3. Montreal, Canada

.1023 37....1914....Oct. 20, 21, 22. Washington, D. C... .1184 38....1915.... .Aug. 17, 18, 19..... Salt Lake City, Utah.

631 39. .1916. Aug. 30, 31, Sept. 1.. Chicago, Ill.

943 40....1917. .Sept. 4, 5, 6......... Saratoga Springs, N. Y..... 598 41....1918.... Aug. 28, 29, 30. Cleveland, Ohio

604 42. ..1919. .Sept. 3, 4, 5. . Boston, Mass.

871 43...,1920.... Aug. 25, 26, 27.... St. Louis, Mo..

727

24....1901....

....1906.

CONSTITUTION AND BY-LAWS*

CONSTITUTION.

ARTICLE I.

NAME AND OBJECT.

This Association shall be known as “ THE AMERICAN BAR ASSOCIATION.” Its object shall be to advance the science of jurisprudence, promote the administration of justice and uniformity of legislation and of judicial decision throughout the Nation, uphold the honor of the profession of the law, and encourage cordial intercourse among the members of the Americar Bar.

ARTICLE II.

QUALIFICATIONS FOR MEMBERSHIP. Any person, on nomination in accordance with the provisions of Article III, shall be eligible to membership in this Association who shall be, and shall have been for three years next preceding nomination, a member in good standing of the Bar of any state.

ARTICLE III.

ELECTION OF MEMBERS.

(a) Nominations for membership shall be made by a majority of the Local Council of the state to the Bar of which the persons nominated belong, and must be transmitted in writing to the Chairman of the General Council, and approved by the Council on vote by ballot, except as provided in sub-division (d) hereof.

(b) The General Council may also nominate members from states having no Local Council, and at the annual meeting of the Association may nominate members from any state of which

* Adopted September 5, 1919.

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