The Statesman's Year-book
Frederick Martin, Sir John Scott Keltie, Isaac Parker Anderson Renwick, Mortimer Epstein, Sigfrid Henry Steinberg, John Paxton, Brian Hunter (Librarian), Barry Turner
Palgrave, 1872 - Economic geography
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amounted annual appointed Argentine Confederation army artillery Austria Bavaria bishops born April born July Britain budget census cent Chamber Church civil list Colonies Commerce Congress of Vienna consists Constitution Council Crown dated daughter December deputies districts duchy Duke ecclesiastical elected Emperor empire English square miles estimates exports Finance florins following table France Friedrich German Government Grand-duke guilders guns H. M.'s Secretaries House Imperial imports of British income inhabitants Ireland January King land loan London Lübeck March married military milreis Minister Ministry National navy Netherlands nominated officers Paris Parliament population Portugal President Prince Princess Protestants provinces Prussia public debt railways receipts regiments Reigning Sovereign representatives revenue and expenditure Riksdaler Roman Catholics roubles royal Saxe-Altenburg Saxony schools Secretaries of Embassy Senate Sovereign and Family square miles subjoined taxes thalers tons towns Trade troops United Kingdom vessels vote Wilhelm Würtemberg Zollverein
Page 564 - To declare War, grant Letters of Marque and Reprisal, and make Rules concerning Captures on Land and Water; 12 To raise and support Armies, but no Appropriation of Money to that Use shall be for a longer Term than two Years; 13 To provide and maintain a Navy...
Page 564 - States; 5 To coin money, regulate the value thereof, and of foreign coin, and fix the standard of weights and measures ; 6 To provide for the punishment of counterfeiting the securities and current coin of the United States...
Page 559 - No person, except a natural born citizen, or a citizen of the United States at the time of the adoption of this constitution, shall be eligible to the office of president: neither shall any person be eligible to that office who shall not have attained to the age of thirty five years, and been fourteen years a resident within the United States.
Page 199 - It hath sovereign and uncontrollable authority in the making, confirming, enlarging, restraining, abrogating, repealing, reviving, and expounding of laws concerning matters of all possible denominations, ecclesiastical or temporal, civil, military, maritime, or criminal: this being the place where that absolute despotic power, which must in all governments reside somewhere, is entrusted by the constitution of these kingdoms.
Page 578 - Representatives and direct taxes shall be apportioned among the several States which may be included in this Union according to their respective numbers...
Page 205 - ... for the unexpired residue, whatever it may be, of any term originally created for
Page 204 - Every man shall be entitled to be registered as a voter, and, when registered, to vote for a member or members to serve in Parliament for a borough, who is qualified as follows: — (1) Is of full age, and not subject to any legal incapacity...
Page 204 - Occupier, as Owner or Tenant, of any dwelling house within the Borough; and 3. Has during the Time of such Occupation been rated as an ordinary Occupier in respect of the Premises so occupied by him within the Borough to all Rates (if any) made for the Relief of the Poor in respect of such Premises; and 4.
Page 484 - Deputies are paid for their services, each receiving 1,000/. per annum. A vice-president, elected in the same manner, and at the same time as the president, fills the office of chairman of the Senate, but has otherwise no political power. The president is commander-in-chief of the troops, and appoints to all civil...
Page 564 - The Congress shall have Power 1 To lay and collect Taxes, Duties, Imposts and Excises, to pay the Debts and provide for the common Defence and general Welfare of the United States; but all Duties, Imposts and Excises shall be uniform throughout the United States...