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Though this book is labeled as having been printed in 1914 (and the front portion of the book would have you believe that the entire book is a reprint of a 1914 book) much or most of the material in the book actually appears to date from 1931 and just before. There is material from the 1920s also.
H. Morrow Long

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Page 15 - Woe unto them that join house to house, that lay field to field, Till there be no room, and ye be made to dwell alone in the midst of the land...
Page 53 - Before entering upon the duties of his office he shall execute a bond with surety to the state in the sum of five thousand dollars, conditioned for the faithful performance of his duties.
Page 32 - The governor shall, during each regular session of the general assembly, with the advice and consent of the senate, appoint two members of a board to be known as...
Page 34 - Said appraisers shall notify all parties in interest of the time and place of hearing, and shall make return in writing of their appraisal and award to the clerk of the superior court, who shall record the same; and the amount of such award shall be paid upon order of the comptroller within sixty days after the filing of such award, or, in case of an appeal, after the final award, out of any appropriated funds available therefor, to the person or persons entitled thereto, or held on deposit to the...
Page 34 - Commission from the funds aforesaid ; and the lands embraced in the application shall not be occupied by...
Page 33 - SECTION 2176. Public reservations; supervision. Said commission shall have charge and supervision of all lands acquired by the state, as public reservations, for the purposes of public recreation or the preservation of natural beauty or historic association, except such lands as may be placed by law in charge and under the supervision of other commissions or officials. SECTION 2177. Spaces for recreation; power to acquire. Said commission shall have power to acquire, maintain and make available to...
Page 31 - ... commission to hold office for the term of six years beginning with September first in the year of their appointment; and if any vacancy occurs in said commission the governor shall in like manner appoint a commissioner for the unexpired portion of the term in which the vacancy occurs.
Page 8 - ... application if convenient, and the court or judge may appoint a single board of appraisers to determine and award the compensation to be paid to the owners of each tract in the same report of their findings.
Page 7 - The commission shall keep a record of all its meetings and proceedings, contracts and accounts, and shall maintain a suitable office, where its maps, plans, documents, records and accounts shall be kept, subject to public inspection at such times and under such regulations as the commission shall determine.
Page 73 - ... oak, tulip, white pine, red pine, Scotch pine, European larch, Norway spruce, or any other kinds approved by the State Forester; and provided the State Forester approves the manner in which the trees are planted, may be classified as forest land as specified in section one and shall thereafter be taxed annually at the local rate, but not to exceed ten mills in any case, on a valuation of the land alone established and re-established by the assessors of the town as provided in section two.

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