"In a proceeding, by attachment for contempt, against J.M. Shepherd, editor of the Warrensburg Standard Herald, the Supreme Court of Missouri, in July, 1903, assumed jurisdiction to try and fine Mr. Shepherd for publishing, in his paper, an editorial, which the Court held to be a libel upon itself."--P. 5. "Appendix L: State ex inf. Crow, atty.-gen., v. Shepherd. (Supreme Court of Missouri, Oct. 13, 1903.)"--P. 177-260. Includes index. Reproduction of original from Harvard Law School Library.