The Roxbury Directory ... (Google eBook)

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J. Backup, 1858 - Roxbury (Boston, Mass.)
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Page 48 - William Henry Harrison * John Tyler James K. Polk Zachary Taylor * Millard Fillmore Franklin Pierce James Buchanan Abraham Lincoln * Andrew Johnson Ulysses S.
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Page 43 - ... virtuous, against wrong, outrage, the immoral, the bad, and vicious; and we believe they will be sustained as they ought to be, by the pulpit, the press, and the people." " In all seriousness," writes the Globe's editor, the same date, "we ask if Governor Johnson really believed the city of San Francisco to be in a state of insurrection; if he supposed for one instant that we, as citizens of the state, contemplated a nullification of its laws; that we had banded together, wasted time and money,...
Page 17 - Persona residing at a distance may obtain all necessary information, and have their business transacted by writing to the subscriber, without the trouble and expense of a visit to Washington. He begs leave to refer those unacquainted with him to the following testimonials : FROM THE HON. CHARLES MASON, COMMISSIONER OF PATENTS. US PATENT OFFICE, Feb. 28, 1855. I take great pleasure in stating that during the time I have been acting...
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Page 208 - Times of Meeting. At Dedham, on the 3d Tuesday of April, and the 4th Tuesdays of June and September, and on the last Wednesday of December. Commissioners of Insolvency.
Page 43 - The Emigrant Aid Society's Hotel in Lawrence, and the Herald of Freedom printing-office are destroyed, and houses are sacked and plundered by Sheriff Jones and his posse. Two of the Proslavery men are accidentally killed. May 22. Charles Sumner, Senator from Massachusetts, while seated at his desk in the Senate Chamber engaged in writing, after the adjournment of the Senate, is violently assaulted and beaten to the floor by Preston S. Brooks, who is accompanied by LM Keitt, both members of the...
Page 44 - July 12. The Crimea is completely evacuated by the Allied forces. July 12. The Submarine Telegraph Cable is laid across the Gulf of -St. Lawrence between Cape Race Cove, Newfoundland, and Ashby Bay, Cape Breton, a distance of 85 miles, and messages are freely transmitted. July 14. A formidable insurrection breaks out in Madrid, Spain. July 16, it is suppressed in Madrid after a sanguinary contest of 30 hours. July 17. At Salonica, Turkey, while a fire is raging, a terrific explosion...
Page 43 - ... instructs the Postmaster of New York, whenever a letter is deposited unpaid, to send a circular to the person addressed, informing him of the fact, and that it will be forwarded on the receipt of the amount due for postage, in postage-stamps. June 6. Osawatomie, in Kansas, is sacked. June 14. Mr. Marcy, Secretary of State, formally notifies the Danish Minister that the United States will not make forcible resistance to the collection of the Sound Dues for a year from this day. June 14....
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