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Gales and Seaton, 1834

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Sureties of Solomon Southwick a defaulting deputy postmaster April 29 1830
Defalcation of Barnard Kelley a deputy postmaster occasioned by the burning of his office Dec 7 1830
Further credits claimed by William Neusum a defaulting deputy postmaster December 29 1830
Additional compensation claimed by George King senior a deputy postmaster January 7 1831
Irregularity of the eastern mail February 11 1831
Receipts and expenditures from the establishment of the Department to April 1 1829
Claim for making the post road from Mobile to Pascagoula March 1 1831
Condition of the Post Office Department November 28 1831
Increase of pension of J H Webb a mail carrier who was shot in the Creek nation in 1805 Dec 28 1831
William McBride a defaulting deputy postmaster
John Trafton a deputy postmaster asks reimbursement of damages and costs incurred in a libel suit Janu ary 25 1832
Error in a contractors bond corrected March 8 1832
Further credits claimed by William Newsom a defaulting deputy postmaster April 11 1832
Accountability of the Post Office Department April 20 1832
Condition of the Post Office Department December 4 1832
Additional compensation to postmaster at Jackson Mississippi December 20 1832
Credits claimed by William Walker a defaulting deputy postmaster for losses occasioned by fire Jan 7 1833 253
Appendix Report in House of Representatives on sundry petitions and memorials in relation to the trans portation of the mail on Sunday March 1 18...
Mail from Washington to New Orleans 28
Application of Indiana for new mail routes 217

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Página 260 - Resolved, That our Senators in Congress be instructed, and our Representatives requested, to introduce and vote for a bill to repeal an Act entitled ' an Act respecting fugitives from justice and persons escaping from the service of their masters...
Página 139 - States, to be collected and paid in the legal currency of the United States, or treasury notes, or notes of the bank of the United States...
Página 217 - Resolved, That his excellency the Governor be requested to transmit a copy of the foregoing resolution to each of our Senators and Representatives in Congress.
Página 211 - Among all the religious persecutions with which almost every page of modern history is stained, no victim ever suffered but for the violation of what Government denominated the law of God. To prevent a similar train of evils in this country, the constitution has wisely withheld from our Government the power of defining the divine law.
Página 230 - Cataline, a professed patriot, was a traitor to Rome ; Arnold, a professed whig, was a traitor to America; and Judas, a professed disciple, was a traitor to his Divine Master.
Página 229 - Congress acts under a constitution of delegated and limited powers. The committee look in vain to that instrument for a delegation of power authorizing this body to inquire and determine what part of time, or whether any, has been set apart by the Almighty for religious exercises.
Página 149 - ... directly or indirectly, himself, or by any other person in trust for him, or for his use or benefit, or on his account, undertake, execute, hold, or enjoy, in whole or in part, any contract or agreement, made or entered Into in behalf of the United States...
Página 240 - Resolved, That his Excellency the Governor be requested to transmit a copy of the foregoing memorial to each of our Senators and Representatives in Congress, and to the President of the Senate and Speaker of the House of Representatives.
Página 229 - Religious zeal enlists the strongest prejudices of the human mind ; and, when misdirected, excites the worst passions of our nature, under the delusive pretext of doing God service. Nothing so infuriates the heart to deeds of rapine and blood, nothing is so incessant in its toils, so persevering in its determination, so appalling in its course, or so dangerous in its consequences.
Página 64 - Whether any, and what provisions are necessary to be adopted, to provide more perfectly for the proper application of the public moneys, and to secure the Government from demands unjust in their character, or extravagant in their amount.

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