The American Almanac and Repository of Useful Knowledge

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Page 96 - along the highlands which divide the rivers that empty themselves into the river St. Lawrence from those which fall into the Atlantic Ocean, to the northwesternmost head of Connecticut River ; thence down along the middle of the river to the 45th degree of north latitude.
Page 97 - boundaries, viz. from the northwest angle of Nova Scotia, viz. that angle which is formed by a line drawn due north from the source of St. Croix River to the highlands; along the said highlands which divide those rivers that empty themselves into the river St. Lawrence, from those which fall into the Atlantic Ocean, to the northwesternrnost head of Connecticut River,
Page 97 - of Fundy to its source, and from its source directly north to the aforesaid highlands, which divide the rivers that fall into the Atlantic Ocean from those which fall into the river St. Lawrence.
Page 126 - Maine, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, . Connecticut, Rhode Island, Vermont, New York, New Jersey, . Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, . District of Columbia, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Florida, Alabama,* . Louisiana, Missouri and . ) Illinois, in part ) Ohio, Michigan, . Tennessee, . } Indiana, and . > Kentucky, . } Wisconsin, Iowa,
Page 224 - Counties. Barnstable, Berkshire, Bristol, Dukes, Essex, Franklin, Hampden, Hampshire, Middlesex, Nantucket, Norfolk, Plymouth, Suffolk, Worcester, Judges. Nymphas Marston, Wm. P. Walker, Oliver Prescott, Theod. G. Mayhew, Daniel A. White, RE Newcomb, Oliver B. Morris,
Page 266 - Pay of the Senators and Representatives, $4 per day. The Judges of the Supreme Court are elected by a joint vote of the two Houses of the General Assembly, for the term of 12 years ; and those of the inferior courts, in the same manner, for the term of 8 years.
Page 3 - year since the era of Nabonassar, which has been assigned to Wednesday the 26th of February of the 3967th year of the Julian Period, which corresponds, according to the chronologists, to the 747th, and, according to the astronomers, to the 746th year, before the birth of Christ;
Page 96 - bounded on the westward by a line drawn from Cape Sable across the entrance of the Bay of Fundy, to the mouth of the river St. Croix, by the said river to its source, and by a line drawn, due. north from thence to the southern boundary of the colony of Quebec; to the northward by the said boundary
Page 192 - Jersey, Virginia, and South Carolina, the Governor is voted for by the people; and if no one has a majority of all the votes, in the States in which such a majority is required, the legislature elects to the office of Governor, one of the candidates voted for by the people.
Page 165 - Postmasters may send and receive, free of postage, letters and packets not exceeding half an ounce in weight; and they may receive one daily newspaper, each, or what is equivalent thereto. Printers of newspapers may send one paper to each and every other printer of newspapers within the United States, free of postage, under such regulations as the Postmaster-General may provide.

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