The New International Year Book: A Compendium of the World's Progress.... (Google eBook)

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Dodd, Mead and Company, 1920 - Encyclopedias and dictionaries
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Page 151 - Trustees') composed of the Secretary of the Treasury, the Secretary of Labor, and the Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare, all ex officio. The Secretary of the Treasury shall be the Managing Trustee of the Board of Trustees (hereinafter in this section referred to as the 'Managing Trustee').
Page 346 - The payment to the employed of a wage adequate to maintain a reasonable standard of life as this is understood in their time and country. Fourth : The adoption of an eight hours...
Page 192 - An act to save daylight and to provide standard time for the United States', approved March 19, 1918, as amended, shall be advanced one hour.
Page 109 - On my honor I will do my best 1 . To do my duty to God and my country, and to obey the scout law; 2. To help other people at all times ; 3. To keep myself physically strong, mentally awake, and morally straight.
Page 151 - ... sixteen years have been employed or permitted to work more than eight hours in any day or more than six days in any week, or after the hour of seven o'clock postmeridian, or before the hour of six o'clock antemeridian...
Page 120 - Commission, which shall consist of the Commissioners of the District of Columbia, the officer in charge of public buildings and grounds...
Page 252 - Some phases of the work of the Bureau of plant industry of the US department of agriculture.
Page 371 - This act shall be liberally construed to the end that its purpose may be carried out, to wit : that the care, custody, and discipline of a child shall approximate, as nearly as may be, that which should be given by its parents ; and, in all cases where it can be properly done, the child be placed in an approved family home, and become a member of the family by legal adoption or otherwise.
Page 104 - The executive power is vested in a president elected for four years by direct popular vote, and ineligible for reelection...
Page 396 - ... being a fine of not more than $5000 or imprisonment for not more than five years in States prison or both.

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