Path Breaking: An Autobiographical History of the Equal Suffrage Movement in Pacific Coast States (Google eBook)

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James, Kerns & Abbott Company, 1914 - Prohibition - 297 pages
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Page 179 - State during the six months immediately preceding such election, and shall have declared his intention to become a citizen of the United States, conformably to the laws of the United States on the subject of naturalization, shall be entitled to vote in the township or precinct where he may reside.
Page 231 - In all elections, not otherwise provided for by this Constitution, every white male citizen of the United States, of the age of twenty-one years, and upwards, who shall have resided in the State during the six months...
Page 152 - The bravest battle that ever was fought ; Shall I tell you where and when? On the maps of the world you will find it not; It was fought by the mothers of men.
Page 278 - FOR EVER with the Lord!" Amen! so let it be! Life from the dead is in that word, 'Tis immortality. Here in the body pent, Absent from Him I roam, Yet nightly pitch my moving tent A day's march nearer home.
Page 152 - No marshaling troops, no bivouac song, No banner to gleam and wave; But oh! these battles, they last so long — From babyhood to the grave. Yet, faithful still as a bridge of stars, She fights in her walled-up town — Fights on and on in the endless wars, Then, silent, unseen, goes down. Oh, ye with banners and battle-shot, And soldiers to shout and praise!
Page 236 - I go for all sharing the privileges of the government who assist in bearing its burdens. Consequently, I go for admitting all whites to the right of suffrage who pay taxes or bear arms (by no means excluding females).
Page 152 - Twas fought by the mothers of men. Nay, not with cannon or battle shot, With sword or nobler pen; Nay, not with eloquent word or thought, From mouths of wonderful men. But deep in a welled-up woman's heart, A woman that would not yield, But bravely, silently bore her part— Lo, there is that battlefield! No marshaling troop, no bivouac song, No banner to gleam and wave; But Oh! these battles they last so long, From babyhood to the grave.
Page 179 - States one year, and shall have resided in this State during the six months immediately preceding such election, and shall have declared his intention to become a citizen of the United States one year preceding such election, conformably to the laws of the United States on the subject of naturalization, shall be entitled to vote at all elections authorized by law.
Page 179 - ... election to be held on the day of , AD 19...., and each for himself says: I have personally signed this petition; I- am a legal voter of the State of Oregon, and (district of , county of , city of , as the case may be) ; my residence and postoffice are correctly written after my name.
Page 153 - Oh, ye with banners and battle shot, And soldiers to shout and praise ! I tell you the kingliest victories fought Were fought in these silent ways. Oh, spotless woman in a world of shame, With splendid and silent scorn, Go back to God as white as you came — The kingliest warrior born ! St.

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