Proceedings of the National Conference of Charities and Correction, at the ... Annual Session Held in ..., Volume 12
Press of Geo. H. Ellis, 1885 - Charities
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Page 264 - Truth forever on the scaffold, Wrong forever on the throne, — Yet that scaffold sways the future, and, behind the dim unknown, Standeth God within the shadow, keeping watch above his own.
Page 347 - There are in this loud stunning tide Of human care and crime, With whom the melodies abide Of the everlasting chime ; Who carry music in their heart Through dusky lane and wrangling mart, Plying their daily task with busier feet, Because their secret souls a holy strain repeat.
Page 410 - ... this act apply to professional actors, artists, lecturers, or singers, nor to persons employed strictly as personal or domestic servants : Provided, That nothing in this act shall be construed as prohibiting any individual from assisting any member of his family or any relative or personal friend to migrate from any foreign country to the United States for the purpose of settlement here.
Page 123 - Tho' world on world in myriad myriads roll Round us, each with different powers, And other forms of life than ours, What know we greater than the soul? On God and Godlike men we build our trust.
Page 34 - The duty of the boards of management (consisting in each county of the county commissioners, one member of the State Board of Charities, and one member of the State Board of Health...
Page 410 - That from and after the passage of this act it shall be unlawful for any person, company, partnership, or corporation, in any manner whatsoever, to prepay the transportation, or in any way assist or encourage the importation or migration of any alien or aliens, any foreigner or foreigners, into the United States, its Territories, or the District of Columbia, under contract or. agreement, parol or special, express or implied, made previous to the importation or migration of such alien or aliens, foreigner...
Page 358 - Our daughters, with base-born babies, Have wandered away in their shame: If your misses had slept, squire, where they did, Your misses might do the same. "Can your lady patch hearts that are breaking, With handfuls of coals and rice, Or by dealing out flannel and sheeting A little below cost price?
Page 177 - He had not talked any. I said to him : " Now move this hand : that is right. Now the other: that is a good boy.
Page 182 - On the iQth of April, a charter was obtained; and, on the ist of May, the Nursery for the children of poor women was opened. The act of incorporation states that " the object and business of the society is the maintenance and care of the children of wet-nurses, and the daily charge of infants whose parents labor away from home.