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Page 11 - That the maintenance inviolate of the rights of the States, and especially the right of each State to order and control its own domestic institutions according to its own judgment exclusively...
Page 17 - ... freedom of religion, freedom of the press, and freedom of person under the protection of the habeas corpus; and trial by juries impartially selected; — these principles form the bright constellation which has gone before us and guided our steps through an age of revolution and reformation.
Page 49 - ... the invoice which I now produce contains a just and faithful valuation of the same, at their actual market value or wholesale price, at the time of exportation to the United States, in the principal markets of the country...
Page 11 - American people, that after four years of failure to restore the Union by the experiment of war, during which, under the pretense of a military necessity or war power higher than the Constitution, the Constitution itself has been disregarded in every part, and public liberty and private right alike trodden down, and the material prosperity of the country essentially impaired — justice. humanity, liberty, and the public welfare demand that immediate efforts be made for a cessation of hostilities...
Page 49 - ... article which it most resembles in any of the particulars before mentioned : and if any non-enumerated article equally resembles two or more enumerated articles on which different rates of duty are chargeable there shall be levied...
Page 109 - ... hucksters, peddlers, or those engaged in taking, drying, or otherwise preserving shell or other fish for home consumption or exportation.
Page 11 - That, while providing revenue for the support of the General Government by duties upon imports, sound policy requires such an adjustment of these imposts as to encourage the development of the industrial interests of the whole country...
Page 15 - States also solemnly pledges its faith to make provision at the earliest practicable period for the redemption of the United States notes in coin.