Parliamentary Papers, House of Commons and Command

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Page 133 - Enemy aforementioned to neutral Places; but also from one Place belonging to an Enemy, to another Place belonging to an Enemy, whether they be under the Jurisdiction of the same Prince or under Several...
Page 134 - ... citizens of either of the contracting parties, although the whole lading, or any part thereof should appertain to the enemies of either, contraband goods being always excepted.
Page 771 - Palencia ; and a letter from the Marquis de la Romana informed me that the French were advancing from Madrid, either to Valladolid or Salamanca. It was evident that it was too late to prosecute the attempt upon Soult ; that I must be satisfied with the diversion I had occasioned ; and that I had no time to lose to secure my retreat. The next...
Page 213 - France. 2. Resolved, That it is expedient to prohibit by law the admission into the ports of the United States of all public or private armed or unarmed ships or vessels belonging to Great Britain or France, or to any other of the belligerent powers having in force orders or decrees violating the lawful commerce and neutral rights of the United States...
Page 202 - It was on the 18th of September, 1807, that a new construction of the decree took place; an instruction having on that day been transmitted to the Council of Prizes by the Minister of Justice, by which that court was informed, that French armed vessels were...
Page 47 - WP VAN NESS. NATHANIEL PENDLETON, Esq. In the evening of the same day I received from him the following answer : No. XI June 26, 1804. SIR, I have communicated the letter which you did me the honour to write to me of this date, to General Hamilton.
Page 34 - Majesty, that he was united with the emperor of the French for peace as well as for war ; and his Imperial Majesty here repeats that declaration. He is...
Page 189 - And generally, from a conviction that we consider them as a part of ourselves, and cherish with sincerity their rights and interests, the attachment of the Indian tribes is gaining strength daily, is extending from the nearer to the more remote, and will amply requite us for the justice and friendship practised towards them.
Page 771 - On the 21st the army reached Sahagun ; it was necessary to halt there, in order to refresh the men, and on account of provisions. The information I received was, that Marshal Soult was at Saldana with about 16,000 men, with posts along the river from Guarda to Carrion.
Page 193 - ... of the principal of the funded debt, being the whole which could be paid or purchased within the limits of the law and...

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