Excerpt from History of the State of New York, Vol. 4: Political and Governmental, 1896 1920 Black aspires to be Senator Depew reelected Odell's prestige injured, but he retains control The ways of New York politics Water for New York City from the Catskills. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art techlogy to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.