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The Board, 1854 - New York (N.Y.)
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Page 679 - Still one thing more, fellowcitizens — a wise and frugal government, which shall restrain men from injuring one another, which shall leave them otherwise free to regulate their own pursuits of industry and improvement, and shall not take from the mouth of labor the bread it has earned.
Page 578 - Clinton, in his actual Possession now being by virtue of a Bargain and Sale to him thereof made for ,one whole Year by Indenture, bearing Date the Day next before the Day of the Date of...
Page 679 - Still one thing more fellow citizens, a wise and frugal government, which shall restrain men from injuring one another, shall leave them otherwise free to regulate their own pursuits of industry and improvement, and shall not take from the mouth of labour the bread it has earned. This is the sum of good government : and this is necessary to close the circle of our felicities.
Page 34 - ... an act to reduce several laws relating particularly to the city of New York, into one act...
Page 281 - Speaker shall, or any member may, call to order; in which case the member so called to order shall immediately sit down, unless permitted to explain; and the House shall, if appealed to decide on the case, but without debate.
Page 582 - ... and that free and clear, and freely and clearly acquitted, exonerated, and discharged of and from all, and all manner of former and other bargains, sales, gifts, grants...
Page 34 - I have compared the preceding with an original law on file in this office, and do certify that the same is a correct transcript therefrom and of the whole of said original.
Page 280 - No question on a motion shall be debated or put, unless the same be seconded. When a motion is seconded, it shall be stated by the President before debate ; and every such motion shall be reduced to writing, if any member desire it.
Page 365 - Superintendent in the premises, shall forfeit and pay for every such offence the sum of fifty dollars.
Page 30 - TO iok« aa the performance of the duties of their appointment, shall ••*• severally take and subscribe an oath or affirmation, before some person authorized by law to administer oaths, " faithfully to perform the trust and duties required of them by this act," which oath or affirmation shall be filed in the clerk's office of the city of New-York.

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