The Autobiography of a Pennsylvanian (Google eBook)

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John C. Winston Company, 1918 - Governors - 564 pages
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Page 262 - He either fears his fate too much, Or his deserts are small, Who dares not put it to the touch, To gain or lose it all.
Page 231 - I am in earnest. I will not equivocate I will not excuse I will not retreat a single inch. AND I WILL BE HEARD.
Page 542 - All laws regulating the holding of elections by the citizens, or for the registration of electors, shall be uniform throughout the State, except that laws regulating and requiring the registration of electors may be enacted to apply to cities only, provided that such laws be uniform for cities of the same class...
Page 535 - Governor of a constabulary of sufficient force, say ten in each county, to be used wherever needed in the State in the suppression of disorder. They could be utilized in the place of the corporation police, the game wardens, fish wardens, forest wardens, the officers of the different boards and commissions exercising police authority...
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Page 532 - All fines collected under this act shall be paid into the State Treasury, for the use. of the Commonwealth.
Page 45 - The school grammar tells us, for instance, that a noun is "the name of a person, place, or thing.
Page 539 - The State shall be divided into fifty senatorial districts of compact and contiguous territory as nearly equal in population as may be, and each district shall be entitled to elect one Senator. Each county containing one or more ratios of population shall be entitled to one Senator for each ratio, and to an additional Senator for a surplus of population exceeding threefifths of a ratio, but no county shall form a separate district...
Page 539 - ... of a ratio, except where the adjoining counties are each entitled to one or more Senators, when such county may be assigned a Senator on less than...
Page 419 - ... proposed general law, which shall be reported to the Governors of all the states for submission to the legislatures thereof with the object of securing, as nearly as possible, uniform statutes upon the matter of divorce throughout the nation.

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