Cobbett's Political Register, Volume 19

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William Cobbett
William Cobbett, 1811 - Great Britain
 

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Page 373 - I AB do sincerely promise and swear, That I will be faithful and bear true Allegiance to His Majesty King George...
Page 47 - An act concerning the commercial intercourse between the United States and Great Britain and France and their dependencies, and for other purposes...
Page 401 - Petition of the Lord Mayor, Aldermen, and Commons of the City of London, in Common Council assembled.
Page 377 - Year of the Reign of King Charles the Second, intituled An Act for the Uniformity of Public Prayers, and Administration of Sacraments, and other Rites and Ceremonies ; and for establishing the Form of making, ordaining, and consecrating Bishops, Priests, and Deacons in the Church of England...
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Page 51 - To a thriving agriculture, and the improvements relating to it, is added a highly interesting extension of useful manufactures, the combined product of professional occupations and of household industry. Such, indeed, is the experience of economy, as well as of policy, in these substitutes for supplies heretofore obtained by foreign commerce, that in a national view the change is justly regarded as of itself more than a recompense for those privations and losses resulting from foreign injustice which...
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Page 49 - The Spanish authority was subverted and a situation produced exposing the country to ulterior events which might essentially affect the rights and welfare of the Union. In such a conjuncture I did not delay the interposition required for the occupancy of the territory west of the river Perdido, to which the title of the United States extends, and to which the laws provided for the Territory of Orleans are applicable.
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Page 375 - Appeals," and of another act passed in the 43d year of his present majesty, intituled, " An Act for the Encouragement of Seamen, and for the better and more...

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