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THE SUPREME COURT
OCTOBER TERM, 1910
CHARLES HENRY BUTLER
THE BANKS LAW PUBLISHING CO.
SU P R E M E CO U R T
DURING THE TIME OF THESE REPORTS.1
EDWARD DOUGLASS WHITE,” CHIEF JUSTICE.
GEORGE WOODWARD WICKERSHAM, ATToRNEY GENERAL.
FREDERICK W. LEHMANN," Solicitor GENERAL.
JAMES HALL McKENNEY, CLERK.
1 For allotment of THE CHIEF JUSTICE and Associate Justices among the several circuits see page v, post.
* CHIEF JisTICE FULLER (see 218 U. S. v and post, p. vii) died July 4, 1910, at his home in Sorrento, Maine, during vacation. He was buried in Chicago, Illinois. On December 12, 1910, President Taft appointed Edward Douglass WHITE, Associate Justice of this court, Chief Justice of the United States, to succeed MR. CHIEF JUSTICE FULLER. He was confirmed by the Senate on the same day and on December 19 took the oath as Chief Justice.
* Of Wyoming: Appointed December 12, by President Taft, to succeed MR. JUSTICE Moody, resigned (see 218 U. S. v). He was
confirmed by the Senate on December 15, 1910, and qualified and took his seat upon the bench on January 3, 1911. He took no part in any of the decisions reported in this volume in cases argued or submitted prior to January 3, 1911. “Of Georgia: Appointed December 12, 1910, by President Taft, to succeed MR. JUSTICE WHITE appointed to be Chief Justice of the United States. He was confirmed by Senate December 15, 1910, and took his seat upon the bench January 3, 1911. He took no part in any of the decisions reported in this volume in cases argued or submitted prior to January 3, 1911. * Of Missouri: Appointed by President Taft December 12, 1910, to succeed Mr. Solicitor General Bowers who died September 9, 1910. His commission was filed with the court December 19, 1910.
SUPREME COURT OF THE UNITED STATES.
ALLOTMENT OF JUSTICES, JANUARY 9, 1911.
ORDER: There having been a Chief Justice and three Associate Justices of this court appointed since the last allotment of the Chief Justice and Associate Justices among the circuits.
Therefore, in pursuance of Section 606 of the Revised Statutes, it is now here ordered by the court that the following allotment of the Chief Justice and Associate Justices among the circuits be, and the same is hereby, made, and that such allotment be entered of record, viz.:
For the First Circuit, Oliver Wendell Holmes, Associate
For the Ninth Circuit, Joseph McKenna, Associate Justice.