The Dominion Annual Register and Review, Volume 12

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Henry James Morgan
Dawson Brothers, 1879 - Canada

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Page 257 - I, AB, do swear, that I will be faithful and bear true Allegiance to Her Majesty Queen Victoria...
Page 257 - An Act for the further limitation of the crown, and better securing the rights and liberties of the subject, is and stands limited to the Princess Sophia, Electress of Hanover, and the heirs of her body being Protestants ; hereby utterly renouncing and abjuring any obedience or allegiance unto any other person claiming or pretending a right to the crown of this realm...
Page 69 - Members. (2) There shall be assigned to each of the other Provinces such a number of Members as will bear the same Proportion to the Number of its Population (ascertained at such Census) as the Number Sixty-five bears to the Number of the Population of Quebec (so...
Page 78 - ... who will sue for the same by action of debt, to be recovered, with full costs of suit.
Page 214 - Treaty, the amount of any compensation which, in their opinion, ought to be paid by the Government of the United States to the Government of Her Britannic Majesty in return for the privileges accorded to the citizens of the United States under Article XVIII of this Treaty ; and that any sum of money which the said Commissioners may so award shall be paid by the United States Government, in a gross sum, within twelve months after such award shall have been given.
Page 76 - Dominion, and in other cases the advice of one, at least, of his Ministers ; and in any case in which such pardon or reprieve might directly affect the interests of Our Empire, or of any country or place beyond the jurisdiction of the Government of...
Page 123 - MAY' IT PLEASE YOUR EXCELLENCY, " We, Her Majesty's dutiful and loyal subjects, the Commons of Canada, in Parliament assembled, beg leave to approach Your Excellency with the expression of.
Page 49 - States and of the islands aforesaid, for the purpose of drying their nets and curing their fish; provided that, in so doing, they do not interfere with the rights of private property, or with the fishermen of the United States, in the peaceable use of any part of the said coasts in their occupancy for the same purpose.
Page 93 - To state the matter shortly, the sovereign has, under a constitutional monarchy such as ours, three rights -—(the right to be consulted, the right to encour-j age, the right to warn.) And a king of great sense and sagacity would want no others.
Page 257 - Him or Them : And I do faithfully promise to maintain, support, and defend, to the utmost of my Power, the Succession of the Crown, which Succession, by an Act, intituled An Act for the further Limitation of the Crown, and better securing the Rights and Liberties of the Subject...

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