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Page 87 - 18th of June, 1812, his residence must have been continued for five years next preceding his admission, without being at any time during the five years out of the territory of the United States. He must satisfy the court, that, during that time, he has behaved as a man of good moral character, is attached to the principles of the Constitution
Page 208 - Justices. $1,500 1,500 1,500 The Police Court sits every day (Sunday excepted) at 9 o'clock, AM, and at 3 PM, for the trial of criminal causes. Probate Court. Counties. Barnstable, Berkshire, Bristol, Dukes, Essex, Franklin, Hampden, Hampshire, Middlesex, Nantucket, Norfolk, Plymouth, Suffolk, Worcester,
Page 149 - in each of which a Circuit Court is held twice every year, for each State, within the circuit, by a Justice of the Supreme Court, assigned to the circuit, and by the District Judge of the State or District, in which the Court sits. Presiding Judge. 1st Circuit, Maine, N. Hampshire, Mass., and
Page 280 - prohibited, and the importation of them declared to be piracy. " That perpetuities or monopolies are contrary to the genius of a free government, and shall not be allowed. *' That no appropriation shall be made for private or local purposes'. unless
Page 148 - The Supreme Court is held in the City of Washington, and has one session, annually, commencing on the second Monday of January. DISTRICT COURTS : —JUDGES, ATTORNEYS, Roger B. Taney, Joseph Story, Smith Thompson, John McLean, Henry Baldwin, James M Wayne,
Page 138 - Over 150, and not exceeding 400 " 18| " Over 400 miles 25 " A Letter composed of two pieces of paper, is charged with double these rates; of three pieces, with triple; and of four pieces, with quadruple. " One or more pieces of paper, mailed as a letter, and weighing one ounce, shall be charged with quadruple postage ; and at

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