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Page 35 - The rules of parliamentary practice, comprised in Jefferson's Manual, shall govern the House in all cases to which they are applicable, and in which they are not inconsistent with the standing rules and orders of the House, and joint rules of the Senate and House of Representatives.
Page 6 - Provided, that such proprietor shall not by this liberty have power to stop or hinder the passage of boats or other vessels, in or through any sea, creeks or coves, to other men's houses or lands.
Page 30 - Doth a fountain send forth at the same place sweet water and bitter? Can the fig tree, my brethren, bear olive berries ? either a vine, figs ? so can no fountain both yield salt water and fresh.
Page 23 - For salaries of president, treasurer, superintendent, law expenses, office expenses of the above offices, and all other expenses not included in any of the foregoing items, Income during the Year.
Page 39 - That struck the foremost man of all this world, But for supporting robbers, shall we now Contaminate our fingers with base bribes, And sell the mighty space of our large honours...
Page 35 - House shall have adjourned on the preceding day ; shall immediately call the members to order ; and on the appearance of a quorum, shall cause the journal of the preceding day to be read.—April 7, 1789. 2. He shall preserve order...
Page 67 - States, and to call for and accept the services of any number of volunteers, not exceeding 50,000, who may offer their services, either as cavalry, artillery, infantry, or riflemen, to serve twelve months after they shall have arrived at the place of rendezvous, or to the end of the war, unless sooner discharged, according to the time for which they shall have been mustered into service...
Page 35 - House. [A motion to strike out and insert shall be deemed indivisible ;] but a motion to strike out being lost, shall preclude neither amendment nor a motion to strike out and insert.
Page 8 - And be it further enacted, that the vice president of the United States, the officers, judicial and executive of the government of the United States, the members of both houses of congress, and their respective officers ; all...
Page 81 - Increase of capital, since last report, Capital paid in, per last report, Capital paid in, since last report, Total amount of capital stock paid in, . Funded debt, per last report, Funded debt paid, since last report, Funded debt, increase of, since last report, Total present amount of funded debt, Floating debt, per last report, Floating debt paid, since last report, Floating debt, increase of, since last report, Total present amount of floating debt. Total...

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