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Source: Evening Star
Source type: newspaper
Document type: article
Document title: “Mr. Ireland a Washingtonian”
Author(s): anonymous
City of publication: Washington, DC
Date of publication: 7 September 1901
Volume number: none
Issue number: 15142
Part/Section: 1
Pagination: 3

 
Citation
“Mr. Ireland a Washingtonian.” Evening Star [Washington, DC] 7 Sept. 1901 n15142: part 1, p. 3.
 
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Keywords
Samuel R. Ireland.
 
Named persons
Samuel R. Ireland.
 
Notes
The article (below) is accompanied on the same page with a photograph of Samuel R. Ireland.
 
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Mr. Ireland a Washingtonian

 

Secret Service Agent Who First Caught the Assassin.

     Mr. S. R. Ireland, who, according to reports from Buffalo, was the first to grasp the would-be assassin, is well known in this city, where he made his home for a number of years. He is a graduate of the University of Michigan and is a lawyer by profession. He was in active practice in Washington when appointed to the secret service a couple of years ago. Being a young man of particularly fine appearance and address, he has on a number of occasions been detailed to duty with the President, and was with him during the inaugural ceremonies last March. He is a notably cool and level-headed man and is understood to have made an excellent record in the secret service.

 

 


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