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Page 87 - Part further covenants and agrees to merchandise such wheat in foreign ports, it being understood and agreed between the Party of the First Part and the Party of the Second Part...
Page 24 - An act making provision for arming and equipping the whole body of the militia of the United States," shall be paid, for each* year, respectively, out of any moneys in the treasury not otherwise appropriated.
Page 90 - Assigns, for the which payment well and truly to be made and done, we bind ourselves, our Heirs, Executors and Administrators jointly and severally, firmly by these presents, sealed with our seals, and dated this 23d day of May AD l8l2.
Page 415 - Re-opening a communication between Albemarle sound, North Carolina, and the Atlantic ocean, by the construction of a breakwater across Croatan sound.
Page 89 - And the party of the second part covenants and agrees with the party of the first part, in consideration of the faithful performance of the above specified work, to pay to the party of the first part...
Page 24 - ... compensation as is now authorized by law. I concur fully in the views expressed by the commanding general in relation to the extension of the pension system to the widows and orphans of officers and soldiers of the regular army, and commend the subject to your favorable consideration.
Page 91 - Then this obligation to be void and of none effect; otherwise to remain in full force and virtue.
Page 88 - ... thereupon. Nothing, however, herein contained shall be construed to extend to any incorporated company, where such contract or agreement is made for the general benefit of such incorporation or company, as provided In section 116 of the act of Congress approved March 4, 1909 (35 Stat.
Page 76 - ... and competent officer of the Corps of Engineers or of the Topographical Corps, and as the officers of those corps are more immediately amenable to the Secretary of War, I hereby direct that the jurisdiction heretofore exercised over the said work by the Department of the Interior be transferred to the War Department, and request that the Secretary of War will designate to the President a suitable officer to take charge of the same. FRANKLIN PIERCE.