American Historical Magazine and Tennessee Historical Society Quarterly, Volume 9

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William Robertson Garrett, John M. Bass, Albert Virgil Goodpasture
A.V. and W.H. Goodpasture, 1904 - Local history
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Page 407 - The person of a debtor, where there is not strong presumption of fraud, shall not be continued in prison after delivering up his estate for the benefit of his creditors in such manner as shall be prescribed by law.
Page 52 - He who ascends to mountain-tops, shall find The loftiest peaks most wrapt in clouds and snow ; He who surpasses or subdues mankind, Must look down on the hate of those below. Though high above the sun of glory glow, And far beneath the earth and ocean spread, Round him are icy rocks, and loudly blow Contending tempests on his naked head, And thus reward the toils which to those summits led.
Page 401 - That, in all capital or criminal prosecutions, a man hath a right to demand the cause and nature of his accusation, to be confronted with the accusers and witnesses, to call for evidence...
Page 405 - That the Governor, and other officers, offending against the State, by violating any part of this Constitution, mal-administration, or corruption, may be prosecuted, on the impeachment of the General Assembly, or presentment of the Grand Jury of any court of supreme jurisdiction in this State.
Page 229 - Governor Lewis had, from early life, been subject to hypochondriac affections. It was a constitutional disposition in all the nearer branches of the family of his name, and was more immediately inherited by him from his father. They had not, however, been so strong as to give uneasiness to his family. While he lived with me in Washington, I observed at times sensible depressions of mind; but, knowing their constitutional source, I estimated their course by what I had seen in the family.
Page 191 - Meantime I seek no sympathies, nor need — The thorns which I have reaped are of the tree I planted, — they have torn me, — and I bleed : I should have known what fruit would spring from such a seed.
Page 404 - There shall be a seal of the State, which shall be kept by the Governor, and used by him, as occasion may require, and shall be called " the Great Seal of the State of North Carolina.
Page 405 - When any officer, the right of whose appointment is, by this Constitution, vested in the General Assembly, shall, during the recess, die, or his office by any...
Page 221 - Immediately afterwards she heard another pistol, and in a few minutes she heard him at her door calling out ' O madam ! give me some water, and heal my wounds.
Page 221 - ... that this cooling element was denied the dying man ! As soon as day broke and not before, the terror of the woman having permitted him to remain for two hours in this most deplorable situation, she sent two of her children to the barn, her husband not being at home, to bring the servants; and on going in they found him lying on the bed ; he uncovered his side and...

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