Annual Report, Volume 14

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Boston Board of Trade., 1868 - Boston (Mass.)
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Page 81 - Senators be requested to vote for the bill which has passed the House of Representatives and is now before the Senate, by which the tax now imposed on American cotton will be removed.
Page 183 - SECTION 1. It shall be the duty of the president or, in his absence, of one of the vice-presidents...
Page 54 - ... of such moneys and interest, and may use and lend his name and credit as security for the partnership in any business thereof, and shall have the same rights and remedies in these respects as any other creditor might have.
Page 181 - Association, with all the powers and privileges, and subject to all the duties, liabilities, and restrictions, set forth in the forty-fourth chapter of the Revised Statutes ; and...
Page 181 - What force is to be given to the words, "may hold real and personal estate to an amount not exceeding one million five hundred thousand dollars"?
Page 184 - Association and its several divisions, and to keep a record of their doings ; to conduct all correspondence, and to carry into execution all orders, votes and resolves, not otherwise committed ; to keep a list of the members of the Association ; to collect the fees, annual dues and subscriptions, and pay them over to the Treasurer ; to notify officers and members of the Association of their election ; to...
Page 183 - ... shall hold office for the term of one year, or until their successors are elected. Public notice of the time and place of holding such election shall be published for at least ten days...
Page 184 - It shall be the duty of the Secretary to give notice of and attend all meetings of the Board and of the Executive Committee, and to keep a record of their...
Page 181 - Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives, in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows : — Section 1.
Page 84 - Liverpool for the years 1843, '4, and ? 5 prevent a very rapid increase in our crop; thereby proving that it was then a profitable crop, even under the wasteful and costly system of slave labor. Your Committee have entire confidence in the ultimate cheapness and economy of free labor as compared with slave labor, and they believe that this country, with its superior climate and soil, will presently supply as large a proportion of the demand for cotton, at as low prices, and with more profit than...

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