Extract of Report of the Adjutant General of the State of New Hampshire for the Year Ending June 1, 1866, Volume 2

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G.E. Jenke, 1866 - 32 pages
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Page 13 - Council for the Safety of the People, and Conservation of the Peace.
Page 374 - The division of the militia into brigades, regiments, and companies made in pursuance of the militia laws now in force shall be considered as the proper division of the militia of this state until the same shall be altered by some future law.
Page 9 - Commonwealth, and also to kill, slay and destroy, if necessary, and conquer, by all fitting ways, enterprises and means whatsoever, all and every such person and persons as shall, at any time hereafter, in a hostile manner, attempt or enterprise the destruction, invasion, detriment, or annoyance of this Commonwealth...
Page 554 - You have never disgraced your State; I hope you won't this time. If any man runs I want the file closers to shoot him; if they don't, I shall myself. That's all I have to say.
Page 333 - He was a member of the Constitutional Convention of the State of New York in 1821, and in February of the same year he was elected to the United States Senate, and re-elected in 1827, serving until 1829.
Page 122 - September, 1744: Present : The King's Most Excellent Majesty in Council. Whereas, William Shirley, Esq., His Majesty's Governor of the Province of the Massachusetts Bay, hath, by his letters to the Lord President of the Council, and to the Duke of Newcastle, one of His Majesty's principal Secretaries of State, which have been laid before His Majesty at this board, complained of His Majesty's Province of New-Hampshire for neglecting to take possession of, and to provide for a fort called Fort Dummer,...
Page 49 - As the Indians will come in the morning to scalp me, I will kill one more of them if I can." There were eleven more of the English, who were badly wounded, viz. Lieut. Farwell, Mr. Frye. Sergeant Johnson, Timothy Richardson, Josiah Johnson, Samuel Whiting, Elias Barron, John Chamberlain, Isaac Lakin, Eleazer Davis and Josiah Jones ; but they however marched off the ground, with the nine others who received no considerable wounds, viz. Ensign Wyman, Edward Lingfield, Thomas Richardson, the two Melvins,...
Page 374 - The captains and subalterns in the respective regiments shall be nominated and recommended by the field officers to the governor, who is to issue their commissions immediately on receipt of such recommendation; provided, that no person shall be so nominated and recommended until he shall have been examined and found duly qualified by an examining board appointed by the governor.
Page 840 - ... be damned always. I am becoming quite an early riser; have seen the sun rise every morning for two weeks. Saw the moon over my right shoulder. Lucky month ahead. Am devoting a little more time than usual to my military books. Colonel Moody, Seventy-fourth Ohio, has resigned. 20. This afternoon I received orders to be in readiness to move at a moment's notice. 21. The days now give us a specimen of the four seasons. At sunrise it is pretty fair winter for this latitude. An hour after, good spring;...
Page 374 - ... no officer, duly commissioned to command in the militia, shall be removed from his office, but by the address of both houses to the governor, or by fair trial in courtmartial, pursuant to the laws of the commonwealth for the time being...

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