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  • As soon as he could be located writs, summonses, and orders to appear and show cause showered on Joe.

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  • But I take the liberty of throwing the burden upon the reader and asking him to show cause why it does not so apply.

  • The state's Attorney-General in the meantime cited the railroads into the state courts to show cause for failing to obey.

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