Gazetteer and Business Directory of Onondaga County, N. Y., for 1868-9

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Printed at the Journal office, 1868 - Onondaga County (N.Y.) - 435 pages
 

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Page 38 - SEC. 14. That hereafter no instrument, paper, or document required by law to be stamped, which has been signed or issued without being duly stamped, or with a deficient stamp, nor any copy thereof, shall be recorded or admitted, or used as evidence in any court until a legal stamp or stamps, denoting the amount of tax, shall have been affixed thereto, as prescribed by law...
Page 36 - Power of attorney for the sale or transfer of any stock, bonds or scrip, or for the collection of any dividends or interest thereon, 25 Power of attorney, or proxy, for voting at any election for officers of any incorporated company...
Page 25 - An act to establish the northern boundary line of the State of Ohio, and to provide for the admission of the State of Michigan into the Union upon the conditions therein expressed...
Page 37 - A of this act, without the same being duly stamped, or having thereupon an adhesive stamp for denoting the tax chargeable thereon, and canceled in the manner required by law, with intent to evade the provisions of this act, shall...
Page 55 - That the tables in the schedule hereto annexed shall be recognized in the construction of contracts and in all legal proceedings as establishing in terms of the weights and measures now in use in the United States the equivalents of the weights and measures expressed therein in terms of the metric system...
Page 27 - N0vada — -Was organized as a territory March 2, 1861. Its name signifies snowy, and is derived from the Spanish word nieve (snow.) It comprises 81,539 square miles, or 52,184,960 acres, lying mostly within the- Great Basin of the Pacific coast. Congress, at its session in 1864, passed an act, which was approved March 21, to enable the people of the territory to form a Constitution and State Government...
Page 41 - All drop-letters must be prepaid. The rate of postage on drop-letters, at offices where free delivery by carrier is established, is two cents per half ounce or fraction of a half ounce; at offices where such free delivery is NOT established the rate is one cent. The single rate of postage on all domestic mail letters throughout the United States, is three cents...
Page 46 - I see by little and little more of what is to be done, and how it is to be done, should I ever be able to do it.
Page 46 - Have a place for everything and everything in its place ; a time for everything, and everything in its time.
Page 36 - Lease, agreement, memorandum, or contract for the hire, use, or rent of any land, tenement, or portion thereof: Where the rent or rental value is...

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