Statutes at Large of the United States of America from ... (Google eBook)

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1879 - Session laws
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Contents

District of Columbia An act to authorize the Commissioners of the District of Columbia to refund
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Galveston Harbor An act making further appropriations for continuing the improvements of Gal
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Superintendents of Mints and Aseayers An act to authorize the Secretary of the Treasury to constitute
102
Bennetts Polar Expedition An act in aid of a Polar expedition designed by James Gordon Bennett
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District of Columbia An act providing a permanent form of government for the District of
108
Deficiency Appropriations An act making appropriations to supply the deficiencies in the appropria
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War Department Contracts An act to authorize the Secretary of War to prescribe rules and regula
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Harpers Ferry Properly An act authorizing tho Solicitor of the Treasury by and with the consent
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District of Columbia An act to regulate the practice of pharmacy in the District of Columbia
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CadetMidshipmen An act regulating tho appointment of cadetmidshipmen and cadetengineers
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Uivcr and Harbor Appropriations An act making appropriations for the construction repair pres
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lifeSaving Service An act to organize the LifeSaving Service Jnne 181878
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District of Columbia An act to protect pnblio libraries in the District of Colombia and for other
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HeadHoney An act to legalize the collection of headmoneys already paid Jnne 191878
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Walker An act for tbe relief of Robert C Walker June 191878 806
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Venezuela Mixed Commission An net in relation to the Venezuelan Mixed Commission Jnne 201878
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Paris Exposition Joint resolution in relation to tbe International Industrial Exposition to be held
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Soldiers and Sailors Reunion Marietta Joint resolution granting the use of artilh ry tents and
251
Baste and Houae Employes Joint resolution in relation to committee clerks and other employee
255
Smithsonian Institution An act authorizing tho chancellor of the Smithsonian Institution to
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Deficiency Appropriation An act making appropriations to enable the Secretary of the Treasury
275
Headstones An act authorizing tho Secretary of War to erect headstones over tho graves of Union
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Courts in Colorado An act to provide for holding term of the circuit and district courts in tho dis
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Mexican War An act for the payment to the officers and soldiers of the Mexican war of tho three
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RESOLUTIONS
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Charla W Field An act to remove the political disabilities of Charles W Field of King George
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Biennial Register An act providing for the printing and distribution of the Biennial Register
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Jama IP Glover An act for tbo relief ot James W Glover postmaster at Oxford in the State
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Fdwin A Clifford Au act for the relief of Edwin A Clifford March 11 1878
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Margaret B Colony An act granting a pension to Margaret B Colony widow of the late Major
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Will B Hervcy An act for the relief of Will B Hervey May 21878
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John Frey An act grauting a pension to John Frey May 251878
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William Hifford An act to amend an act granting a ponsion to William Haffbrd of South Yarmouth
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Mattie McTaggart An act granting an increase of pension to Mattie McTaggart widow of the late
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Binding An act to oincud an act entitled An act making appropriation for sundry civil expenses
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James G Williams An act granting a pension to James G Williams Juno 15 1878 550
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William B Merritt An act for the relief of William H Merritt June 15 1878
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Alexander Anderson An act for the relief of Alexander Anderson late first lieutenant Fourteenth
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Hanson Harmon An act for the relief of Hanson Harmon June 181878
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Aw York Indian Lands in Kansas An act to amend an act entitled An act to provide for the sale
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Washington Gwathmay An act to remove the political disabilities of Washington Gwathmay
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Sons of Saint George Joint resolution directing the Secretary of the Treasury to refund to
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Mississippi Missouri Arkansas and Red Rivers An act for the removal of obstructions from tho Mis
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Andrew J Morrison An act granting a pension to Andrew J Morrison February 7 1879
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Peasley and McClary An act for the relief of Peaslcy and McClary of Nashua New Hampshire
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H Walker An act for the relief of C H Walker postmaster at Frostburg in Alleghany County
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Revised Matutes An act requiring the Commissioner for preparing and publishing a new edition
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District of Columbia An act for tho relief of tho public schools of the District of Columbia April
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Page 733 - States of America, have caused the said Convention to be made public, to the end that the same and every clause and article thereof may be observed and fulfilled with good faith by the United States and the citizens thereof. In witness whereof I have hereunto set
Page 724 - Now, therefore, be it known that I, Rutherford B. Hayes, President of the United States of America, have caused the said convention to be made public to the end that the same and every clause and article thereof may be observed and fulfilled with good faith by the United States and the citizens thereof. In witness whereof I have hereunto set
Page 86 - во much .thereof as may be necessary, to be expended under the direction of the Secretary of the Interior; to be immediately available, in the removal of the Ponca Indians from their present location 'on the Quapaw reservation, Indian Territory, to a new one west of the Kaw or Kansas, and between the Arkansas and
Page 359 - however, That nothing herein contained shall be so construed .as to admit to the second class rate regular publications designed primarily for advertising purposes, or for free circulation, or for circulation at nominal rates. Third. It must be formed of printed paper sheets, without board, cloth, leather, or other substantial binding, such as
Page 394 - For the expenses of the Geological Survey and the classification of the public lands and examination of the Geological structure ; mineral resources and products of the national domain, to be expended under the direction of
Page 703 - relating to property in trade-marks and trade-labels. It is understood that any person who desires to obtain the aforesaid protection must fulfill the formalities required by the laws of the respective countries. In witness whereof the undersigned have signed the present declaration, and have affixed thereto the seal of their arms. Done at London the
Page 339 - the distillery-warehouse provided by law, knowing or having reasonable grounds to believe that the tax on said spirits, required by law, has not been paid, shall, for every such offense, be fined not less than one thousand dollars nor more than five thousand dollars, and imprisoned not less than six months nor more than two years.
Page 394 - direction of the Geological Survey, and the classification of the public lands and examination of the Geological Structure, mineral resources and products of the national domain And that the Director and members of
Page 375 - to be paid to the owners thereof; and in case of any litigation arising from any obstruction or alleged obstruction to the free navigation of said river, the cause may be tried before the district court of the United States in and for the eastern district of the State of Arkansas.
Page 165 - enacted by the Senate and House of Bepresentatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That so much of the act of Congress approved May fifth, eighteen hundred and sixty-four, and entitled "An act to vacate and sell the present Indian reservation in Utah Territory, and to settle

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