Scott's Official History of the American Negro in the World War (Google eBook)

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Homewood Press, 1919 - African-American soldiers - 511 pages
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Page 486 - ... for men, women, and children, both in their own countries and in all countries to which their commercial and industrial relations extend, and for that purpose will establish and maintain the necessary international organizations ; (b) undertake to secure just treatment of the native inhabitants of territories under their control...
Page 492 - In order to render possible the initiation of a general limitation of the armaments of all nations, Germany undertakes strictly to observe the military, naval and air clauses which follow.
Page 486 - Islands which owing to the sparseness of their population or their small size or their remoteness from the centres of civilisation or their geographical contiguity to the territory of the Mandatory, and other circumstances, can be best administered under the laws of the Mandatory as integral portions of its territory, subject to the safeguards above mentioned in the interests of the indigenous population.
Page 502 - The payment to the employed of a wage adequate to maintain a reasonable standard of life as this is understood in their time and country. Fourth : The adoption of an eight hours...
Page 485 - If a report by the Council is unanimously agreed to by the members thereof other than the Representatives of one or more of the parties of the dispute, the Members of the League agree that they will not go to war with any party to the dispute which complies with the recommendations of the report.
Page 492 - ... technical services and troops laid down in the aforesaid Table constitute maxima which must not be exceeded. The following units may each have their own depot: An Infantry regiment; A Cavalry regiment; A regiment of Field Artillery; A battalion of Pioneers.
Page 485 - Nothing in this Covenant shall be deemed to affect the validity of international engagements, such as treaties of arbitration or regional understandings like the Monroe doctrine, for securing the maintenance of peace.
Page 303 - Pack up your troubles in your old kit bag, And smile, smile, smile, While you've a lucifer to light your fag, Smile, boys, that's the style.
Page 421 - What we seek is the reign of law, based upon the consent of the governed and sustained by the organized opinion of mankind.
Page 502 - Extension and application of the International Conventions adopted at Berne in 1906 on the prohibition of night work for women employed in industry and the prohibition of the use of white phosphorus in the manufacture of matches.

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