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" French republic consents to accept, ratify, and confirm the above convention, with the addition importing that the convention shall be in force for the space of eight years, and with the retrenchment of the second article : provided that by this retrenchment... "
Reports of Committees: 30th Congress, 1st Session - 48th Congress, 2nd Session - Page 26
by United States. Congress. Senate - 1864
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Treaties and Conventions Concluded Between the United States of America ...

United States. Department of State - United States - 1873 - 1167 pages
...above convention, with the addition importing that the convention shall be in force for the space of ledge of. it, shall no ways be liable to confiscation, but prétentions, which are the object of the said article." - These ratifications, having been exchanged...
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Notes Upon the Treaties of the United States with Other Powers: With ...

John Chandler Bancroft Davis - Diplomatic negotiations in international disputes - 1873 - 245 pages
...consenting to the ratification, expnnged that Article. Bonaparte accepted this action of the Senate, " Provided that by this retrenchment the two States...pretensions which are the object of the said Article." This was explained by the American Plenipotentiary, Mnrray, as a " wish to get rid of both the claim...
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The Works of Charles Sumner, Volume 8

Charles Sumner - Slavery - 1873
...second article, according to the amendment by the Senate, the whole with a proviso by the First Consul," THAT BY THIS RETRENCHMENT THE TWO STATES RENOUNCE...PRETENSIONS WHICH ARE THE OBJECT OF THE SAID ARTICLE." 8 Such were the important words of final settlement. What had been left to inference in the amendment...
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Old and New

Edward Everett Hale - Liberalism (Religion) - 1873
...an addition on his part; viz., "Provided, that, by this retrenchment" [ie,of the second article], " the two States renounce the respective pretensions which are the object of the said article." That is, he wiped out together the two causes of quarrel between the States. Lastly, the Senate ratified...
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The Life and Times of Silas Wright, Volume 1

Ransom Hooker Gillet - Etats-Unis - 1874
...convention, with the addition, pur • porting that the convention shnll be in force for the space of eight years, and -with the retrenchment of the second...pretensions which are the object of the said article.' " This ratification by the French Republic, thus qualified, was returned to the United States, and...
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The Life and Times of Silas Wright, Volume 1

Ransom Hooker Gillet - Etats-Unis - 1874
...be in force for the space of eight years, and with the retrenchment of the second article : Prwided, That, by this retrenchment, the two States renounce...pretensions which are the object of the said article.' " This ratification by the French Republic, thus qualified, was returned to the United States, and...
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The Galaxy: A Magazine of Entertaining Reading, Volume 17

Mark Twain - 1874
...excision of the second article, and ho, on the 31st of July, 1801, again ratified it with the proviso "that by this retrenchment the two states renounce the respective pretensions which are the subject of the said article." when it was again submitted to the American Senate, which formally accepted...
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Cassell's History of the United States, Volume 2; Volume 172

Edmund Ollier - 1874
...assent, but with the addition — "Provided that by this retrenchment the two States [America and France] renounce the respective pretensions which are the object of the said article." The effect of the proviso was unfortunate, for it took away from the Americans the right to make any...
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The Magazine of American History with Notes and Queries

John Austin Stevens, Benjamin Franklin DeCosta, Henry Phelps Johnston, Martha Joanna Lamb, Nathan Gillett Pond - United States - 1884
...that the con-, vention shall be in force for the space of 8 years, and with the retrenchment of the 2* article : provided, that by this retrenchment, the...pretensions which are the object of the said article." The mutual ratifications of the convention were thereupon exchanged on the basis of the French proviso,...
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Selected Speeches and Reports on Finance and Taxation, from 1859 to 1878

John Sherman - Budget - 1879 - 640 pages
...Jay's treaty modified or stricken out. Then Napoleon, in approving this change, adds these words : " That by this retrenchment the two States renounce...pretensions which are the object of the said article." What is this ? What is the meaning of the word " renounce " ? What is the meaning of the word " pretensions...
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