Mercer County Missouri History

Famous quotes containing the words history, missouri, mercer and/or county:

    It takes a great deal of history to produce a little literature.
    Henry James (1843–1916)

    Then they seen it, the old Missouri River shinin’ in the moon and across it the lights of St. Louis.
    Dudley Nichols (1895–1960)

    When an irresistible force such as you meets an old immovable object like me.
    —Johnny Mercer (1909–1976)

    I believe the citizens of Marion County and the United States want to have judges who have feelings and who are human beings.
    Paula Lopossa, U.S. judge. As quoted in the New York Times, p. B9 (May 21, 1993)