The United States' Almanac; Or Complete Ephemeris

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E.H. Butler., 1844 - Almanacs, American
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Page 206 - In all elections, all white male inhabitants above the age of twenty-one years, having resided in the State one year next preceding the election, and who have paid or are charged with a State or county tax...
Page 147 - Representatives ; President and Secretary of the Senate ; and any individual who shall have been, or may hereafter be, President of the United States ; and each may receive newspapers by post, free of postage. Each member of the Senate, and each member and delegate of the House of Representatives, may send and receive, free of postage, newspapers, letters, and packets, weighing not more than two ounces (in case of excess of weight, excess alone to be paid for), and all documents printed by order...
Page 208 - THE Governor shall be chosen annually: And no person shall be eligible to this office, unless at the time of his election, he shall have been an inhabitant of this Commonwealth for seven years next preceding...
Page 242 - That all freemen of the age of twenty-one years, who have been inhabitants of any one county within the state twelve months immediately preceding the day of any election, and shall have paid public taxes, shall be entitled to vote for members of the house of commons, for the county in which he resides.
Page 325 - THE arrangement of the lessons in this book is such, that the child commences reading as soon as he commences putting the letters together into syllables, the exercise of spelling and reading being simultaneous. The same syllables and words which form the Spelling Lessons, are arranged as Reading Lessons directly opposite, or immediately under the spelling columns.
Page 237 - Courts are elected by a joint vote of both houses of the General Assembly, and hold their offices during good behavior ; or until removed by a concurrent vote of both houses...
Page 233 - The legislative power of the state shall be vested in a General Assembly consisting of a Senate and House of Representatives...
Page 290 - Where time is deduced from observations of the Sun, the immediate result is apparent time ; to convert it into mean time, the equation of time is necessary, and it is to be applied to apparent time, according to the precept at the head of the column. Thus, suppose the apparent time deduced from an observation of the Sun on January 16, 1850, in longitude 45 or 3...
Page 152 - HAMPSHIRE, . Portsmouth, 3d Tuesday in March and September ; . — Exeter, 3d Tuesday in June and December.
Page 295 - The progressive motion of light, combined with the motion of the Earth in its orbit...

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