Report ... of the United States Pacific Railway Commission [and Testimony Taken by the Commission].: Message from the President of the United States transmitting the reports of the ... commission. Report of the commission and the minority commissioner

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1887
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I'm reviewing the short story of 'The Valley of the Worm' and not a collection by that name. Howard presents another of his reincarnation tales, this time his main character recalls a previous life ... Read full review

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In this successor to the first volume of his memoir, Palimpsest (1995), prolific novelist/essayist/gadfly Vidal mixes mournful minor keys among his usual trumpet blasts against what he regards as an ... Read full review

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Page 873 - ever had, now has, or which his heirs, executors, or administrators hereafter can, shall, or may have for, upon, or by reason of any matter, cause, or thing whatsoever from the beginning of the world to the day of the date of these presents. In witness whereof I have hereunto set
Page 873 - or which his heirs, executors, or administrators hereafter can, shall, or may have for, upon, or by reason of any matter, cause, or thing whatsoever from the beginning of the world to the day of the date of these presents. In witness whereof I have hereunto set
Page 873 - and from all and all manner of action and actions, cause and causes of actions, suits, debts, dues, sums of money, accounts, reckonings, bonds, bills, specialties, covenants, contracts, controversies, agreements, promises, variances, trespasses, damages, judgments, extents, executions, claims, and demands whatsoever in law or in equity which against
Page 825 - And that only one-half of the compensation for services rendered for the Government by said companies shall be required to be applied to the payment of the bonds issued by the Government in aid of the construction of said roads. The
Page 1007 - required so to do by the Secretary of the Treasury, in accordance with the provisions of this act, the said road, with all the rights, functions, immunities, and appurtenances thereunto belonging, and
Page 873 - actions, cause and causes of actions, suits, debts, dues, sums of money, accounts, reckonings, bonds, bills, specialties, covenants, contracts, controversies, agreements, promises, variances, trespasses, damages, judgments, extents, executions, claims, and demands whatsoever in law or in equity which against the said
Page 826 - the rights of the United States upon the merits of all the points presented by it in answer thereto by them, and either party to such suit may appeal to the Supreme Court, and both said courts shall give such cause or causes precedence of all other business.
Page 825 - performing services for the United States, one-half of the compensation at the rate provided by law for such services, heretofore or hereafter rendered: Provided, That this section shall not be construed to affect the legal rights of the Government or the obligations of the company, except as herein specifically provided.
Page 1005 - to the United States from any of said companies, respectively, whether payable presently or not, and all sums required to be paid to the United States or into the Treasury, or into the sinking fund, under this act, or under the acts hereinbefore referred to, or otherwise, are hereby declared to
Page 1004 - made by said company but from the actual net earnings thereof, and no new stock shall be issued or mortgages or pledges made on the property or future earnings of the company, without leave of Congress, except for the purpose of funding and securing debt now existing

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