The Constitution and Government of the Province and State of New Jersey, Volume 7

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Page 202 - Union ; and provided also, that the legislature of the said state, by a solemn public act, shall declare the assent of the said state to the said fundamental condition, and shall transmit to the president of the United States, on or before the fourth Monday in November next, an authentic copy of the said act; upon the receipt whereof, the president, by proclamation, shall announce the fact ; whereupon, and without any further proceedings on the part of Congress, the admission of the said state into...
Page 202 - Congress shall never be construed to authorize the passage of any law, and that no law shall be passed in conformity thereto, by which any citizen of either of the States in this Union shall be excluded from the enjoyment of any of the privileges and immunities to which such citizen is entitled under the Constitution of the United States...
Page 457 - Celestial voices Hymn it unto our souls : according harps, By angel fingers touched when the mild stars Of morning sang together, sound forth still The song of our great immortality...
Page 140 - The officers of the American Army do hereby, in the most solemn manner, associate, constitute and combine themselves into one society of friends, to endure as long as they shall endure, or any of their eldest male posterity ; and, in failure thereof, the collateral branches who may be judged worthy of becoming its supporters and members.
Page 276 - His horse, who never in that sort Had handled been before, What thing upon his back had got Did wonder more and more. Away went Gilpin, neck or nought, Away went hat and wig; He little dreamt, when he set out, Of running such a rig.
Page 140 - An incessant attention to preserve inviolate those exalted rights and liberties of human nature, for which they have fought and bled, and without which the high rank of a rational being is a curse instead of a blessing.
Page 140 - To perpetuate, therefore, as well the remembrance of this vast event, as the mutual friendships which have been formed under the pressure of common danger, and in many instances cemented by the blood of the parties ; the officers of the American Army do hereby in the most solemn manner associate, constitute, and combine themselves into one SOCIETY OF FRIENDS, to endure as long as they shall endure, or any of their eldest male posterity, and in failure thereof, the collateral branches, who may be...
Page 29 - The State of New Jersey, to , Greeting." All writs shall be in the name of the State; And all indictments shall conclude in the following manner, viz.: "against the peace of this State the government and dignity of the same.
Page 32 - That the government of this Province shall be vested in a Governor, Legislative Council, and General Assembly.
Page 6 - The Concessions and Agreements of the Proprietors Freeholders and Inhabitants of the Province of West New Jersey in America,

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