Proceedings of the New England Historic Genealogical Society

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The Society, 1883 - New England
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Page 14 - Westward the course of empire takes its way ; The first four acts already past, A fifth shall close the drama with the day ; Time's noblest offspring is the last.
Page 20 - And so beside the Silent Sea I wait the muffled oar; No harm from Him can come to me On ocean or on shore. I know not where His islands lift Their fronded palms in air; I only know I cannot drift Beyond His love and care.
Page 18 - Then let us pray that come it may,— As come it will for a' that,— That sense and worth, o'er a' the earth, May bear the gree, an' a
Page 6 - President, from time to time, to give to the Congress information of the state of the Union, and recommend to their consideration such measures as he shall judge necessary and expedient.
Page 48 - Willard, their associates and successors, are hereby made a corporation, by the name of the...
Page 23 - February, transmit to the secretary of the Commonwealth, certified copies of the records of the births, marriages, and deaths, •which have occurred therein during, the year ending on the last day of the preceding December. SECTION 6. The record of the town clerk relative to any birth, marriage, or death, shall be prima facie evidence, in legal proceedings, of the facts recorded.
Page 13 - Librarian, all of whom shall be elected by ballot at the Annual Meeting, and shall hold their respective offices for one year, and until others are duly chosen and installed.
Page 20 - it is not an encroachment." Mr Oliver of the committee appointed at the last meeting of the Board to view a building now erecting on Purchase street by Cap4." Joseph Jenkins, and fix the boundary on that street, reported — [251.] it was the opinion of the committee, Cap'.
Page 15 - The Pilgrim Fathers in Holland: their condition, and their relation to and treatment by the authorities and the people, with special reference to the proposed monument at Delfshaven. Paper read before the New England Historic Genealogical Society, March 4, 1891.
Page 15 - The President shall be the chief executive officer of the Society and shall be in charge of the direction of its affairs, acting with the advice of the Board of Directors.

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