Another important event was the action of the government as regards the question of arbitration between Great Britain and Venezuela, in which Richard Olney, the secretary of state, played a somewhat aggressive part.
OLNEY, a city and the county-seat of Richland county, Illinois, U.S.A., about 30 m.
Olney is served by the Baltimore & Ohio South-western, the Illinois Central, and the Cincinnati, Hamilton & Dayton railways, and is a terminus of the Ohio River Division of the last.
Olney is an important shipping point for the agricultural products of this district; oil is found in the vicinity; and the city has various manufactures.
Olney was settled about 1842 and was first chartered as a city in 1867.
RICHARD OLNEY (1835-),), American statesman, was born at Oxford, Massachusetts, on the 15th of September 1835.
Gresham (1832-1895), Olney succeeded him as secretary of state on the 10th of June 1895.
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The Providence church maintained a rather feeble existence after Williams's withdrawal, with Thomas Olney (d.
A schism occurred in 1652, the last three with a majority of the members contending for general redemption and for the laying on of hands as indispensable to fellowship, Olney, with the minority, maintaining particular redemption and rejecting the laying on of hands as an ordinance.