United States Congressional Serial Set, Issue 6349

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Reports, Documents, and Journals of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives.

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Contents

Horace Chilton of Texas 189192
48
Lee Mantle of Montana 1893
52
Asahel C Beckwith of Wyoming 1893
83
John B Allen of Washington 1893
85
Henry W Corbett of Oregon 189798
89
Andrew T Wood of Kentucky 1897
103
John A Henderson of Florida 1897
105
Matthew S Quay of Pennsylvania 18991900
107
Martin Maginnis v William A Clark of Montana 1900
143
List of Senators appointed by governors of States
146
1 Albert Gallatin of Pennsylvania 179394
157
Humphrey Marshall of Kentucky 1796
168
William Blout and William Cocke of Tennessee 1796
173
Stanley Griswold of Ohio 1809
174
Jesse Bledsoe of Kentucky 1815
175
Ephraim Bateman of New Jersey 182728
176
Elisha R Potter v Asher Robbins of Rhode Island 183334
179
John M Niles of Connecticut 1844
216
James Shields of Illinois 1849
218
David L Yulle v Stephen R Mallory of Florida 185152
223
Lyman Trumbull of Ilinois 185556
228
James Harlan of Iowa 18551857
235
Fitch and Bright v Lane and McCarty of Indiana 18571859
244
Simon Cameron of Pennsylvania 1857
264
James Shields of Minnesota 1858
267
Waitman T Willey and John S Carlile of Virginia 1861
273
Frederic P Stanton v James H Lane of Kansas 186162
276
Benjamin Stark of Oregon 1862
284
William M Fishback Elisha Baxter and William D Snow of Arkan sas 186465
298
Joseph Segar and John C Underwood of Virginia 18651884
310
John P Stockton of New Jersey 186566
322
David T Patterson of Tennessee 1866
329
Philip F Thomas of Maryland 186768
333
min F Rice of Arkansas 1868
340
William Marvin v Thomas W Osborn of Florida 1868
341
Joshua Hill H V M Miller v Richard H Whiteley Henry P Farrow of Georgia 18681871
343
H R Revels of Mississippi 1870
370
Adelbert Ames of Mississippi 1870
375
Ossian B Hart v Abijah Gilbert of Florida 1870
378
Joseph J Reynolds v Morgan C Hamilton of Texas 187071
381
George Goldthwaite of Alabama 187172
384
Thomas M Norwood v Foster Blodgett of Georgia 187172
389
Matt W Ransom v Joseph C Abbott of North Carolina 187172
396
La Fayette Grover of Oregon 187778
661
Stanley Matthews of Ohio 187879
670
John J Ingalls of Kansas 187980
692
Elbridge G Lapham and Warner Miller of New York 1881
697
Henry B Payne of Ohio 188586
700
David Turpie of Indiana 188788
719
Daniel B Lucas v Charles J Faulkner of West Virginia 1887
722
Clark and Maginnis v Sanders and Power of Montana 1890
727
George L Shoup and William J McConnell of Idaho 1890
761
Fred T Dubois of Idaho 189091
763
William H Clagett v Fred T Dubois of Idaho 189192
764
Wilkinson Call of Florida 1891
805
R H M Davidson v Wilkinson Call of Florida 1892
806
William N Roach of North Dakota 1893
809
Joseph W Ady v John Martin of Kansas 189395
812
Warren T Reese of Alabama 1895
817
Henry A Du Pont of Delaware 189597
818
John E Addicks v Richard R Kenney of Delaware 1897
875
Marcus A Hanna of Ohio 18981900
878
Nathan B Scott of West Virginia 18991900
888
William A Clark of Montana 18991901
906
Reed Smoot of Utah 19031907
928
Charles H Dietrich of Nebraska 1904
987
James A Hemenway of Indiana 1905
993
Joseph R Burton of Kansas 1906
995
John W Smith of Maryland 1908
996
William Lorimer of Illinois first investigation 191011
1002
William Lorimer of Illinois second in vestigation 191112
1026
Isaac Stephenson of Wisconsin 191112
1114
Henry A du Pont of Delaware 1912
1156
Clarence W Watson and William E Chilton of West Virginia 191213
1159
1 William Blount of Tennessee 1797
1165
John Smith of Ohio 18078
1170
Henry M Rice of Minnesota 1858
1185
Jefferson Davis and other Senators from the States of Mississippi Florida Alabama Georgia and Louisiana 1861
1187
Louis T Wigfall of Texas 1861
1193
John C Breckinridge of Kentucky 1861
1195
Trusten Polk of Missouri 186162
1196
Waldo P Johnson of Missouri 186162
1198
Jesse D Bright of Indiana 186162
1200
Lazarus W Powell of Kentucky 1862
1203
James F Simmons of Rhode Island 1862
1206
James W Patterson of New Hampshire 1873
1209

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Page 119 - The government of the United States, then, though limited in its powers, is supreme; and its laws, when made in pursuance of the Constitution, form the supreme law of the land, ' ' anything in the Constitution or laws of any State to the contrary notwithstanding.
Page 375 - They had for more than a century before been regarded as beings of an inferior order; and altogether unfit to associate with the white race, either in social or political relations; and so far inferior, that they had no rights which the white man was bound to respect; and that the negro might justly and lawfully be reduced to slavery for his benefit.
Page 322 - West Virginia, and also the counties of Berkeley, Accomac, Northampton, Elizabeth City, York, Princess Anne, and Norfolk, including the cities of Norfolk and Portsmouth), and which excepted parts are for the present left precisely as if this proclamation were not issued.
Page 221 - States having common-law jurisdiction, and a seal and clerk, two years, at least, prior to his admission, that it is bona fide his intention to become a citizen of the United States; and to renounce forever all allegiance and fidelity to any foreign prince, potentate, state, or sovereignty, and, particularly, by name, to the prince, potentate, state, or sovereignty of which the alien may be at the time a citizen or subject.
Page xxiii - Senators. The Congress shall assemble at least once in every Year, and such Meeting shall be on the first Monday in December, unless they shall by Law appoint a different Day.
Page xxiii - No Person shall be a Senator who shall not have attained to the Age of thirty Years, and been nine Years a Citizen of the United States, and who shall not, when elected, be an Inhabitant of that State for which he shall be chosen. 'The Vice President of the United States shall be President of the Senate, but shall have no Vote, unless they be equally divided.
Page 493 - SECTION 1. The right of citizens of the United States to vote shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any state on account of race, color, or previous condition of servitude. SEC. 2. The congress shall have power to enforce this article by appropriate legislation.
Page 219 - ... that he will support the constitution of the United States, and that he doth absolutely and entirely renounce and abjure all allegiance and fidelity to every foreign prince, potentate, state, or sovereignty, whatever, and particularly, by name, the prince, potentate, state, or sovereignty, whereof he was before a citizen or subject ; which proceedings shall be recorded by the clerk of the court.
Page 45 - That the legislature of each State which shall be chosen next preceding the expiration of the time for which any senator was elected to represent such State in Congress, shall, on the second Tuesday after the meeting and organization thereof, proceed to elect a senator in Congress...
Page xxiv - If no person receives such majority on the first day, the joint assembly shall meet at twelve o'clock meridian of each succeeding day during the session of the legislature, and shall take at least one vote, until a Senator is elected.

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