Proceedings of the New York State Conference of Charities and Correction, Volume 5, Part 1904

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Page 35 - ... child has regularly attended the public schools or schools equivalent thereto or parochial schools for not less than...
Page 268 - A house divided against itself can not stand.' . I believe this Government can not endure permanently, half slave and half free. I do not expect the Union to be dissolved ; I do not expect the house to fall ; but I do expect it will cease to be divided. It will become all one thing or all the other; either the...
Page 220 - Appointments and promotions in the civil service of the State, and of all the civil divisions thereof, including cities and villages, shall be made according to merit and fitness to be ascertained, so far as practicable, by examinations, which, so far as practicable, shall be competitive...
Page 96 - ... any such child is committed to an institution, it shall when practicable, be committed to an institution governed by persons of the same religious faith as the parents of such child.
Page 155 - It would seem that at lower temperatures the line representing this relation must become concave upward, and it is hoped that in the near future it will be possible to carry out some experiments on this equilibrium below 1000 degrees, to test this point.
Page 310 - Speakers limited to five minutes each and no one to speak twice on the same subject except by vote of the Conference. 6. Second paper on the program. Not to exceed twenty minutes. 7. Discussion opened by a speaker selected for that purpose. Not to exceed ten minutes. 8. General discussion of the subject presented by the paper. Speakers limited to five minutes each, and no one to speak twice on the same subject except by vote of the Conference. 9.
Page 307 - Conference, except when the Chairman of a Committee on Topics has charge of the meeting, or some other officer is temporarily called to the chair. The President shall also be a member of the Executive Committee, and the Chairman ex officio thereof, and shall continue to be a member of the said Committee when his term as President has expired. He shall have supervision of the work of the other officers and of the various committees in preparing for the sessions of the Conference, and shall have authority...
Page 94 - Neither the State nor any subdivision thereof, shall use its property or credit or any public money or authorize or permit either to be used, directly or indirectly, in aid or maintenance, other than for examination or inspection, of any school or institution of learning wholly or in part under the control or direction of any religious denomination, or in which any denominational tenet or doctrine is taught.
Page 36 - ... guilty of a misdemeanor, and upon conviction thereof shall be punished for the first offense by a fine of not less than twenty-five dollars nor more than one hundred dollars...
Page 206 - The following are disorderly persons : 1. Persons who actually abandon their wives or children, without adequate support, or leave them in danger of becoming a burden upon the public, or who neglect to provide for them according to their means ; 2.

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