This portfolio he retained consecutively in the Freycinet, the Loubet and the Ribot cabinets, 1890-93.
His relations with Cornelius Herz and the baron de Reinach compelled his retirement, however, from the Ribot cabinet at the time of the Panama scandals in December 1892.
Ribot at the end of that year, when the Panama scandals were making the office one of peculiar difficulty.
Ribot, then president of the council, in the Chamber of Deputies, but the expressions he used were so vague that they did not entirely remove the prevailing doubts as to the existence of a formal treaty.
Rouvier in the Ribot cabinet (1892-1893) as minister of finance, and died in Paris on the 4th of November 1893.
1906 and in the subsequent Clemenceau Cabinet until July 1909); Minister of Justice from July 1909 until March 1913; prime minister from May 22 to Dec. 2 1913; Minister of State in the Painleve Ministry during the World War, subsequently succeeding Ribot as Minister for Foreign Affairs; Minister of War Jan.
Ribot, La Psychologie anglaise contemp.; J.
"ALEXANDRE Felix Joseph RIBOT (1842-), French statesman (see 23.285).
Ribot was elected a member of the French Senate, and in Feb.
When Briand reconstituted his Cabinet, in Dec. 1916, Ribot retained the portfolio of Finance.
Ribot to form a Government, and this time he consented, himself taking the portfolio of Foreign Affairs in addition to the premiership (March 19).
Alexandre Ribot, published an important report, which was followed in 1902 by the scheme of M.
Ribot, La Reforme de l'enseignement secondaire (1900); G.
With one interruption (during the Ribot ministry, from the 26th of January to the 2nd of November 1895) he held this portfolio until the 14th of June 1898.
Ribot, La Psychologie anglaise (1870; Eng.
His services to France in this capacity were the crowning achievement of his life, and he enjoyed the conspicuous honour of holding his office without a break for five years through as many successive administrations - those of Floquet and Tirard, his own fourth ministry (March 1890-February 1892), and the Loubet and Ribot ministries.
He was appointed under-secretary for the colonies in the second Ribot cabinet (January to April 1893), and retained his post in the Dupuy cabinet till its fall in December 1893.
Ribot, La Philosophic de Schopenhauer (9th ed., 1903); H.