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THE SUPREME COURT
OCTOBER TERM, 1911
CHARLES HENRY BUTLER
THE BANKS LAW PUBLISHING CO.
SU P R E ME COURT
DURING THE TIME OF THESE REPORTS.
EDWARD DOUGLASS WHITE, CHIEF JUSTICE.
GEORGE WOODWARD WICKERSHAM, ATTORNEY GENERAL.
1 For allotment of THE CHIEF JUSTICE and Associate Justices among the several circuits see next page.
2 MR. JUSTICE HARLAN died on October 14, 1911 (see p. v, post). He took no part in the decisions of any cases submitted during October Term, 1911, and reported in this volume. On February 19, 1912, President Taft nominated Mahlon Pitney, Chancellor of the State of New Jersey, as Associate Justice to succeed MR. JUSTICE HARLAN. He was confirmed by the Senate on March 13, 1912, commissioned on the same day, and on March 18, 1912, qualified, and immediately took his seat upon the bench.
3 MR. JUSTICE Day was necessarily absent during October Term, 1911, until January, 1912 (see page xxix, post), and took no part in any of the decisions reported in this volume except those argued and submitted during October Term, 1910.