Illustrated History of the Rhode Island Central Trades and Labor and Affiliated Unions: History of the Unions, Photographs of Officers, Biographical Sketches, Miscellaneous Notes

Rhode Island Central Trades and Labor Unions of Providence and Vicinity, 1899 - 339 pages

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Page 197 - The chief end of man is to glorify God, and to enjoy Him for ever.
Page 196 - Do unto others as you would that others should do unto you," applies to all who would help others to gain their liberty.
Page 316 - Any member may call for the division of a question, which shall be divided if it comprehend propositions in substance so distinct, that, one being taken away, a substantive proposition shall remain for the decision of the House.
Page 317 - RECOMMITMENT. After a bill has been committed and reported, it ought not, in an ordinary course, to be recommitted. But in cases of importance, and, for special reasons, it is sometimes recommitted, and usually to the same Committee.
Page 316 - QUESTION. THE question is to be put first on the affirmative, and then on the negative side. After the Speaker has put the affirmative part of the question, any member who has not spoken before to the question, may rise and speak before the negative be put. Because it is no full question till the negative part be put.
Page 184 - Two Days Pay, and in addition for every Twentyfour Hours of Absence either a Sum not exceeding Six Days...
Page 316 - As many as are of opinion that (as the question may be) say aye ;" and, after the affirmative voice is expressed, " as many as are of the contrary opinion say no.
Page 165 - In all elections of representatives aforesaid, each qualified voter may cast as many votes for one candidate as there are representatives to be elected, or may distribute the same, or equal parts thereof, among the candidates, as he shall see fit; and the candidates highest, in votes shall be declared elected.
Page 318 - All incidental questions of order arising after a motion is made for the previous question and pending such motion, shall be decided, whether on appeal or otherwise, without debate.

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