Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Mr. Prentiss” in chapter 1.2, section c.1.2.2, page 27 of Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 25.:
... who does not understand the facts and law of his case.
But some men may understand them much more readily than others.
There are labor-saving minds, as well as labor-saving machines, and that of Mr. Prentiss was one of them.
In youth he had devoted himself with intense application to legal studies, and had mastered, as few men have done, the elements of the law, and much of its text-book learning.
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