Table of Contents
I. Prefatory Epistlevi
II. I Ancestral Life: The Flanders Line, the Gilfillan Line, the Duncan Line3
III. II Early Life of My Father11
IV. III Village Life in the Eighties and Nineties13
V. IV Education23
VI. V Apprenticeship46
VII. VI At the Drafting Board63
VIII. VII In the Metropolis82
IX. VIII Engineer and Manager104
X. IX Religious Life122
XI. X The Great Depression132
XII. XI Travel141
XIII. XII Public Life165
XIV. XIII Economics, Legislation, and Politics184
XV. XIV In the Senate206
XVI. XV 1953-1954, and Senator McCarthy250
XVII. XVI Adventures of a Senatorial Free Lance269
XVIII. XVII Putting Principles to the Test283

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