The Annual Register of World Events: A Review of the Year, Volume 109

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Edmund Burke
Longmans, Green, 1868 - History

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Page 261 - Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland unto the Right Hon. Sir Hugh M'Calmont Cairns, Knight, a Judge of the Court of Appeal in Chancery, and the heirs male of his body lawfully begotten, by the name, style, and title of Baron Cairns, of
Page 263 - 1st of July, 1867, under the provisions of the Act 30 of Victoria, cap. 3, for the Union of Canada, Nova Scotia, and New Brunswick, and the Government thereof, and for purposes connected therewith. 4. The
Page 229 - That principle is and remains placed under the sanction of the collective guarantee of the Powers signing parties to the present Treaty, with the exception of Belgium, which is itself a neutral State. " The high contracting parties engage to respect the principle of neutrality stipulated by the present Article.
Page 288 - the State for one year previous to the day of such election, except such as may be disfranchised for participation in the rebellion, or for felony at common law,
Page 305 - any thing but gold and silver a tender in payment of debts. The anomalous condition of our currency is in striking contrast with that which was originally designed. Our circulation now embraces, first, notes of the National Banks, which are made receivable for all dues to the Government, excluding imposts, and by all its creditors, excepting in payment of interest upon its bonds and
Page 261 - Scotland, and the heirs male of his body lawfully begotten, by the name, style, and title of Baron Colonsay, of Colonsay and Oronsay, in the county of Argyll. The dignity of a Baron of the
Page 191 - Mr. Cooke, a distinguished equity lawyer of his day; and in 1816, Mr. Pemberton was called to the Bar by the Honourable Society of Lincoln's Inn. Although only eighteen months elapsed between his call and the lamented death of Sir Samuel
Page 258 - of opinion that it is expedient to restrain in the public services of the United Church of England and Ireland all variations in respect of vesture from that which has long been the established usage of the said United Church, and we think that this
Page 306 - making our currency correspond with the constitutional standard may be seen by reference to a few facts derived from our commercial statistics. The production of precious metals in the United States from 1849 to 1857, inclusive, amounted to $579,000,000 ; from 1858 to 1860, inclusive, to $137,500,000 ; and from 1861 to
Page 263 - Crabtree, MA; the Rev. George Steele, MA : and the Rev. Shadrach Pryce, BA, to be Inspectors of Schools. The Duke of Beaufort to be Lord-Lieut, of the county of Monmouth. 24. His Highness Krishnah Raj Wadyar, Maharajah of Mysore, to be a Knight Grand Commander of the Most Exalted Order of the Star of India ; his Highness the Maharajah

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