Annual Report (Google eBook)

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Page xxxvi - Thy soul was like a Star, and dwelt apart : Thou hadst a voice whose sound was like the sea , Pure as the naked heavens, majestic, free, So didst thou travel on life's common way. In cheerful godliness; and yet thy heart The lowliest duties on herself did lay.
Page xix - Secretary of State, Secretary of the Treasury, Secretary of War, Secretary of the Navy, Secretary of the Interior, Postmaster-General, Attorney-General, Commissioner of Patents. The Eegents and Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution...
Page xxiii - And all the angels stood round about the throne, and about the elders and the four beasts, and fell before the throne on their faces and worshipped God, saying, Amen, blessing, and glory, and wisdom, and thanksgiving, and honor, and power, and might, be unto our God for ever and ever, Amen.
Page xviii - Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of tlie United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Selective Service Act of 1948 (6!?
Page x - Institution", to be composed of the Vice President, the Chief Justice of the United States, and three members of the Senate and three members of the House of Representatives; together with six other persons, other than members of Congress, two of whom shall be resident in the city of Washington; and the other four shall be Inhabitants of some State, but no two of them of the same State.
Page 798 - Secrecy is necessarily observed, and the poor wretch is stolen upon in the absence of her protectors. Being first stupified with blows, inflicted with clubs or wooden swords on the head, back, and shoulders, every one of which is followed by a stream of blood, she is then dragged through the woods by one arm, with a perseverance and violence that it might be supposed would displace it from its socket.
Page 438 - The Stars in their Seasons. An Easy Guide to a Knowledge of the Star Groups, in 12 Maps.
Page 122 - His Majesty the Emperor of All the Russias; His Majesty the King...
Page 225 - List of species of Middle and South American birds not contained in the United States National Museum.
Page 153 - Proceedings of the department of superintendence of the National Educational Association, at its meeting in Washington, February 20 and 22, 1883.

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