1910 – DEATH OF WILLIAM GRAHAM SUMNER, PROFESSOR, YALE UNIVERSITY, MONETARY THEORIST
"For as the currency question is of first importance and we cannot solve
it or escape it by ignoring it. We have got to face it and the best
way to begin is not by wrangling about speculative opinions as to
untried schemes but to go back to history and try to get hold of some
firmly established principles."