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Page 128 - ... have the pre-emption * * * of such places as they may have chosen. * * the purpose of residence, therefore it is * * * be taken for all such, for as much land as they are entitled to from their head-rights, which said lands shall be reserved for the particular person in whose name they shall be entered, or their heirs, provided such persons shall remove to this country and take possession of the respective place or piece of land so chosen or entered, or shall send a laborer, or laborers, and...