The Companion to the Newspaper: And Journal of Facts in Politics, Statistics, and Public Economy, Issues 1-13

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Charles Knight, 1834 - Great Britain
 

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Page 149 - An Act to defray the Charge of the Pay, Clothing, and contingent and other Expenses of the Disembodied Militia in Great Britain and Ireland; • to grant Allowances in certain Cases to Subaltern Officers, Adjutants, Paymasters, Quartermasters, Surgeons, Assistant Surgeons, Surgeons' Mates, and Serjeant Majors of the Militia; and to authorize the Employment of the Noncommissioned Officers.
Page 33 - Elizabeth under the name of the Governor and Company of Merchants of London trading to the East Indies.
Page 133 - O, reason not the need ! Our basest beggars Are in the poorest thing superfluous. Allow" not nature more than nature needs, Man's life is cheap as beast's. Thou art a lady; If only to go warm were gorgeous, Why, nature needs not what thou gorgeous wear'st, Which scarcely keeps thee warm.
Page 18 - ... he was imposing upon the world, though they were frequently written from very slender materials, and often from none at all, the mere coinage of his own imagination.
Page 148 - Britain as have omitted to make and file Affidavits of the Execution of Indentures of Clerks to Attornies and Solicitors to make and file the same on or before the First Day of Hilary Term One thousand eight hundred and thirty-two ; and to allow Persons to make and file such Affidavits, although the Persons whom they served shall have neglected to take out their annual Certificates.
Page 148 - An Act to indemnify such persons in the United Kingdom as have omitted to qualify themselves for offices and employments, and for extending the time limited for those purposes respectively...
Page 19 - That is not quite true," said Johnson ; " I saved appearances tolerably well ; but I took care that the WHIG DOGS should not have the best of it...
Page 149 - Ireland, and for the amendment of an act passed in the last session of parliament, intituled
Page 67 - Road. I have actually come to Bow-street in the morning, and while I have been leaning over the desk, had three or four people come in and say, ' I was robbed by two highwaymen in such a place ;' ' I was robbed by a single highwayman in such a place.
Page 148 - An Act for the more effectual administration of justice in the office of a justice of the peace in the several police offices established in the metropolis, and for the more effectual prevention of depredations on the river Thames and its vicinity, for three years.

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