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Page 275 - The accumulation of all powers, legislative, executive, and judiciary, in the same hands, whether of one, a few, or many, and whether hereditary, self-appointed, or elective, may justly be pronounced the very definition of tyranny.
Page 52 - An Act temporarily to provide for the administration of the affairs of civil government in the Philippine Islands, and for other purposes...
Page 52 - March second, nineteen hundred and three, entitled "An Act to establish a standard of value and to provide for a coinage system in the Philippine Islands," and to provide for the more efficient administration of civil government in the Philippine Islands, and for other purposes.
Page 145 - I have the honor to submit the following annual report for the fiscal year commencing July 1, 1864, and ending June 30, 1865.
Page 41 - ... (b) Those who own real property to the value of five hundred pesos, or who annually pay thirty pesos or more of the established taxes...
Page 102 - SIR: I have the honor to submit my report for the fiscal year ending June 30...
Page 121 - ... should bear in mind that the government which they are establishing is designed not for our satisfaction, or for the expression of our theoretical views, but for the happiness, peace and prosperity of the people of the Philippine Islands, and the measures adopted should be made to conform to their customs, their habits and even their prejudices, to the fullest extent consistent with the accomplishment of the indispensable requisites of just and effective government.
Page 121 - ... the example of the distribution of the powers between the States and the National Government of the United States, shall have no direct administration except of matters of purely general concern, and shall have only such supervision and control over local governments us may be necessary to secure and enforce faithful and efficient administration by local officers.