Proceedings of the Indiana Academy of Science, Volumes 22-24 (Google eBook)

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Page 201 - The General Assembly shall provide by law for a uniform and equal rate of assessment and taxation ; and shall prescribe such regulations as shall secure a just valuation for taxation of all property, both real and personal, excepting such only for municipal, educational, literary, scientific, religious or charitable purposes, as may be specially exempted by law.
Page 10 - ... written testimonials from two well-known scientific men, certifying to the good character and fitness of said applicant to be intrusted with such privilege...
Page 8 - Knowledge and learning generally diffused throughout a community, being essential to the preservation of a free government, it shall be the duty of the General Assembly to encourage, by all suitable means, moral, intellectual, scientific and agricultural improvement, and to provide by law for a general and uniform system of common schools, wherein tuition shall be without charge, and equally open to all.
Page 6 - Christmas of each year, unless otherwise ordered by the Executive Committee. There shall also be a summer meeting at such time and place as may be decided upon by the Executive Committee. Other meetings may be called at the discretion of the Executive Committee. The...
Page 44 - Academy shall be scientific research and the diffusion of knowledge concerning the various departments of science ; to promote intercourse between men engaged in scientific work, especially in Indiana ; to assist by investigation' and discussion in developing and making known the material, educational and other resources and riches of the State...
Page 9 - SEC. 4. An emergency is hereby declared to exist for the immediate taking effect of this act, and it shall therefore take effect and be In force from and after its passage.
Page 10 - State, and the permit become void upon proof that the holder of such permit has killed any bird or taken the nest or eggs of any bird for any other...
Page 10 - Board a properly executed bond in the sum of two hundred dollars, signed by at least two responsible citizens of the State as sureties. The bond shall be forfeited to the State, and the...
Page 5 - The objects of this Academy shall be scientific research and the diffusion of knowledge concerning the various departments of science...
Page 136 - Age, the Bronze Age, the Iron Age, and the Steel Age the age of today. A 1914 model automobile, if made of bronze or iron, would not run a mile. The invention of the automobile could not have preceded the invention of steel. Steel made possible the light weight engine of high power, without which flying machines would be impossible.

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