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From gun to gavel; the courtroom recollections of James Mathers of Oklahoma,

Author: James H Mathers; Marshall Houts
Publisher: New York, Morrow, 1954.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The memoirs of a long-serving American lawyer who began his practice in 1896 when Oklahoma was still an outlaw's paradise. Some of the dramatic and hilarious events from Mathers' career in which he handled over 1,000 cases involving the death penalty for the accused and often danger for the attorney, judge and jury. Chapters cover many notorious characters of the day including "Machine Gun" Kelly.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Mathers, James H., 1877-
From gun to gavel.
New York, Morrow, 1954
(OCoLC)894672161
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James H Mathers; Marshall Houts
OCLC Number: 546507
Description: 246 pages 22 cm
Responsibility: as told to Marshall Houts.

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The memoirs of a long-serving American lawyer who began his practice in 1896 when Oklahoma was still an outlaw's paradise. Some of the dramatic and hilarious events from Mathers' career in which he handled over 1,000 cases involving the death penalty for the accused and often danger for the attorney, judge and jury. Chapters cover many notorious characters of the day including "Machine Gun" Kelly.

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