RF,I)ERICK MONTYE MORSON, bar-
rister, Toronto, Out., was born October
22nd, 1853, at Cllambly, Que., the son of Frederick Morson, Esq., M.D., M. R. C. S. , Lon-don, hang. He was educated at Niagara Gram-mar School and Trinity College, Toronto, where he graduated with honors in 1872. He then entered the law office of Blake, Kerr & Cassels, and was called to the bar in 1877. He after-wards entered into partnership with Martin & Parker, in Hamilton, and in 1878 with N. Gordon Bigelow, Q.C., Toronto, the firm now being Bigelow, Morson & Smyth. Mr. Morson has acted for the past three years as Deputy Judge for the County of York during the absence of the regular judge, and also in the Division Court, both in the city and County of York. He is a member of the English Church, a P.M. of Ionic Lodge A. F. & A. Masons, Toronto, Past Grand Registrar of the Masonic Grand Lodge of Canada, one of the Principals of Antiquity Royal Arch Chapter, and Constable in Cyrene Preceptary of Knight Templars, also a director of the Albany Club. A man of clear judgment and sound principles.