Aciiíu ti. Btvusas(m, -lio has been iniomimjáted by tíue demócrata for the Wée-presktency, was boro 11 1.835 n dhiristiaii county, Ky. He studied'aü Canta-e cMtegé, Kentueky and after wards read íaw witli the late Senatoa- David Davits, was aiímitted to tlie bar iu BloomlngtáQ, ni., íind bccame dtetrict attonniey oí JlcKoan cnunty. He was preeMential elector in 1S(4 a.nd was twtee ölected consi-fssinaui from a stromgly republicaií district. Clerclajid made liini asslstamt poistnia.stcr general and as sucli lio was broug-lit imito contact witli all fbe pi-omiinent politicians Ín tlie dem ocratic party. In February 1888, Cléieland appoimt?d luim Judge of the superior court or Columbia District; the repnbliican eenate Aid not ooinfiírm him. S-lnce thn lie haa p rae t leed law at BloonninKton.