Statistics for occurrence #1 of “United States” in chapter 20 of George Ticknor, Life, letters and journals of George Ticknor:
...ecame the object of a respect, and admiration, which seemed to neutralize the natural effect of their relative ages.
The appointment of Mr. Curtis to a seat on the bench of the Supreme Court of the United States , in 1851, gratified Mr. Ticknor in an extreme degree, while he felt that it was the place for which his nephew was by all the qualities of his mind and character expressly fitted; and his high judici...
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