West Virginia Blue Book (Google eBook)

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Tribune Printing Company, 1917 - West Virginia
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Contents

Wirt
186
Wood
188
Wyoming
193
Tabulated lists of County Officers 197204
197
Tabulated list of Republican County Chairmen and Secretaries
205
Tabulated list of Democratic County Chairmen and Secretaries
206
Population of West Virginia by counties
207
Cities of the State with over 8000 Inhabitants in 1910
208
PART II
225
Declaration of Independence
233
Constitution of the United States I THAI
242
Law as to Presidential Succession
258
Tabulated vote by counties on question of division of State taken under the Wheeling
277
996
287
Constitution of West Virginia ft eVi i 288812
334
Tabulated List of United States Senators from the Formation of the State
340
Former Legislatures iu jcJlill f J 844r376
364
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377
The State Legislature tsiiiuoV i ii ocW
384
Joint Rules of the Senate and House of Delegates j38
388
Rules of the Senate ml li J
416
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456
SOJ State Board of Control huujvj JI Ji rlWJ8
486
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534
Sopreme Court of theUnited States T19I I U uumR
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Republican National Committee
629
Republican State Executive Committee
637
Democratic National Committee 658659
658
Democratic State Executive Committee
671
General Election Returns 681715
681
PART VII
717
Table showing by Counties the Number of Men Assigned to West Virginia 791792
791
West Virginia Humane Society
801
Estimated Population of the United States and Outlying Possessions as given by the Census
808

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Page 240 - The Congress of the united states shall have power to adjourn to any time within the year, and to any place within the united states, so that no period of adjournment be for a longer duration than the space of six months, and shall publish the Journal of their proceedings monthly, except such parts thereof relating to treaties, alliances or military operations, as in their judgment require secrecy...
Page 237 - FREEDOM of speech and debate in congress shall not be impeached or questioned in any Court, or place out of Congress, and the members of Congress shall be protected in their persons from arrests and imprisonments, during the time of their going to and from, and attendance on congress, except for treason, felony, or breach of the peace.
Page 245 - No Senator or Representative shall, during the Time for which he was elected, be appointed to any civil Office under the Authority of the United States, which shall have been created, or the Emoluments whereof shall have been encreased during such time ; and no Person holding any Office under the United States, shall be a Member of either House during his Continuance in Office.
Page 238 - ... in proportion to the value of all land within each state, granted to or surveyed for any Person, as such land and the buildings and improvements thereon shall be estimated according to such mode as the united states in congress assembled, shall from time to time, direct and appoint.
Page 239 - The United States in congress assembled shall also be the last resort on appeal in all disputes and differences now subsisting or that hereafter may arise between two or more states concerning boundary, jurisdiction, or any other cause whatever...
Page 240 - States or any of them, nor emit bills, nor borrow money on the credit of the United States, nor appropriate money, nor agree upon the number of vessels of war to be built or purchased, or the number of land or sea forces to be raised, nor appoint a commander in chief of the army or navy, unless nine States assent to the same...
Page 235 - States, they have full power to levy war, conclude peace, contract alliances, establish commerce, and do all other acts and things which Independent States may of right do. And for the support of this Declaration, with a firm reliance on the protection of DIVINE PROVIDENCE, we mutually pledge to each other our lives, our fortunes, and our sacred honor.
Page 239 - ... who shall then be directed to appoint, by joint consent, commissioners or judges to constitute a court for hearing and determining the matter in question : but if they cannot agree, congress shall name three persons out of each of the United States, and from the list of such persons each party shall alternately...
Page 248 - The President shall, at stated Times, receive for his Services, a Compensation, which shall neither be encreased nor diminished during the Period for which he shall have been elected, and he shall not receive within that Period any other Emolument from the United States, or any of them. Before he enter on the Execution of his Office, he shall take the following Oath or Affirmation...
Page 236 - America, agree to certain articles of confederation and perpetual union between the states of New Hampshire, Massachusetts Bay, Rhode Island and Providence Plantations, Connecticut, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina and Georgia...

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