« AnteriorContinuar »
THE UNITED STATES;
BY PETER FORCE.
PRINTED AND PUBLISH ED BY PETER FORCE.
SOLD BY THOMPSON & Homans, Washinglon; HILLIARD, GRAY & co.,
NEW APPORTIONMENT OF REPRESENTATIVES.
Tables are given in pages, 159, 160, and 161, showing the Population, the number of Representatives, and the Fractions unrepresented in each State, according to the apportionments under the 1st, 2d, 3d and 4th Census, respectively; the ; opulation of each State, according to the 5th Census; and calculations for the apportionment of Representatives under the 5th Census, for the numbers 48,000 to 55,000, inclusive, of the representative population : annexed is a statement of the number of Representatives to which each State will be entitled, with the fractions, at a ratio of 47,700, the number agreed to in the House of Representatives, February 15, 1832. STATES. Members. Fractions.' STATES. Members. Fractions.
19,647 New Hampshire 30,826 South Carolina 9
25,725 Massachusetts 12 38,007 Georgia
511 Rhode Island
29,582 New York 40
28,804 New Jersey
9,130 Pennsylvania 28 12,472 Mississippi
35,019 Making the whole number of Representatives two hundred and forty; and the total unrepresented fractions of all the States, 475,478. The number of votes for President and Vice President, will, according to this apportionment, be two hundred and eighty-eight, making an increase of twenty-seven.
The Total amounts at the end of page 163 should be, in the first column, $382,658 40, and in the second column, $239,200 80, instead of the sums there given.
Page 13, line 9 from the bottom, for “choosen” read choosing."
Enfered according 10 Act of Congress, in the year 1832, by Peter Force,
in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the District of Columbia.
First American Congress, See page 92. Value and quantities of Merchandise on
Offices of the 1st and 2d Comptrol-
Act for the Relief of Insolvent Debtors 124 ment
Public Lead Mines
220 Militia, kumber in, and Apportionment
Light House Establishment-Superinten Resignations, Deaths, &c., in 1831 239