History of Vernon County, Wisconsin: Together with Sketches of Its Towns, Villages and Townships, Educational, Civil, Military and Political History; Portraits of Prominent Persons, and Biographies of Representative Citizens; History of Wisconsin...
Union, 1884 - Vernon County (Wis.) - 826 pages
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Page 767 - Corporations may be formed under general laws; but shall not be created by special act, except for municipal purposes, and in cases where, in the judgment of the Legislature, the objects of the corporation cannot be attained under general laws. All general laws and special acts passed pursuant to this section, may be altered from time to time or repealed.
Page 416 - ... of the said party of the first part, either in law or equity of, in and to the above bargained premises with the said hereditaments and appurtenances.
Page 232 - But there is a spirit in man: and the inspiration of the Almighty giveth them understanding.
Page 50 - State Government, and for connecting with the same, from time to time, such colleges, in different parts of the State, as the interests of education may require.
Page 56 - To the support and maintenance of common schools in each school district, and the purchase of suitable libraries and apparatus therefor.
Page 29 - The western state in the said territory shall be bounded by the Mississippi, the Ohio and Wabash rivers ; a direct line drawn from the Wabash and post Vincents due north to the territorial line between the United States and Canada, and by the said territorial line to the lake of the Woods and Mississippi.
Page 416 - Witnesseth, that the said parties of the first part, for and in consideration of the sum of twenty-one hundred dollars, to them in hand paid by the said party of the second part...
Page 225 - THE maid who binds her warrior's sash With smile that well her pain dissembles, The while beneath her drooping lash One starry tear-drop hangs and trembles, Though Heaven alone records the tear, And Fame, shall never know her story, Her heart has shed a drop as dear As e'er bedewed the field of glory...