The Handbook of Jamaica ...: Comprising Historical, Statistical and General Information Concerning the Island

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1899 - Jamaica
 

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Page 161 - Publications which violate the copyright laws of the country of destination; poisons, and explosive or inflammable substances; fatty substances, liquids, and those which easily liquefy ; confections and pastes ; live or dead animals, except dead insects and reptiles when thoroughly dried ; fruits and vegetables which easily decompose, and substances which exhale a bad odor; lottery tickets, lottery advertisements...
Page 59 - Act, it may be said in answer, that ' occupation to be rateable must be of property yielding, or capable of yielding, a net annual value, that is to say, a clear rent over and above the probable average annual cost of the repairs, insurance, and other expenses, if any, necessary to maintain the property in a state to command such rent.
Page 543 - MEASURE OF TIME. 60 Seconds = 1 Minute. 60 Minutes = 1 Hour. 24 Hours = 1 Day. 7 Days = 1 Week. 28 Days = 1 Lunar Month.
Page 128 - For every 100 and also for any fractional part of 100 of the amount secured...
Page 128 - ... policy of insurance against accident ; and the expression " policy of insurance against accident " means a policy of insurance for any payment agreed to be made upon the death of any person only from accident, or violence, or otherwise than from a natural cause, or as compensation for personal injury...
Page 89 - Any Bill whereby persons not of European birth or descent may be subjected or made liable to any disabilities or restrictions to which persons of European birth or descent are not also subjected or made liable : 10.
Page 207 - There may be added to any one or more of the essential particulars mentioned in this section any letters, words, or figures, or combination of letters, words, or figures, or of any of them...
Page 97 - That he is properly certified as free from any physical defect or disease which would be likely to interfere with the proper discharge of his duties ; Third.
Page 122 - ... made by a married woman by means of moneys of her husband, without his consent, the Court may, upon an application under section...
Page 543 - THE CIRCLE. 60 Seconds = 1 Minute 60 Minutes = 1 Degree 30 Degrees = 1 Sign 90 Degrees = 1 Quadrant 360 Degrees, or 12 Signs — 1 Circumference 6. MEASURE OF TIME. 60 Seconds = 1 Minute 60 Minutes...

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