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Editor: Myanna Dellinger
University of South Dakota School of Law

Saturday, April 30, 2005

Quote of the day

He who sells
What isn’t his’n,
Must buy it back
Or go to prison.

               Daniel Drew (1797-1879)

(Drew himself proved the force of his dictum when he lost $500,000 to Cornelius Vanderbilt selling shares he didn't own in the New York & Harlem Railroad.)

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