General Orders

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Page 8 - Columbia, or by any contractor or subcontractor upon any of the public works of the United States or of the said District of Columbia, is hereby limited and restricted to eight hours In any one calendar day, and It shall be unlawful for any officer of the United States...
Page 4 - The national or regimental color or standard, uncased, passing a guard or other armed body will be saluted, the field music sounding " to the color " or
Page 8 - No. 100, of 1863 (Instructions for the Government of the Armies of the United States in the Field), and to have been decided in favor of the permanency of these regulations.
Page 4 - ... fourth, if either the father or mother be dead, then to the one surviving; fifth, if there be no widow...
Page 2 - Hereafter the purchase of supplies and the procurement of services for A all branches of the Army service may be made in open market, in the manner , common among business men, when the aggregate of the amount required does not exceed five hundred dollars; but every such, purchase exceeding one hundred dollars shall be promptly reported to the Secretary of War for approval, under such regulations as he may prescribe.
Page 1 - States during a thirty-one day month and serving until the end thereof shall be entitled to pay for that month from the date of entry to the thirtieth day of said month, both days inclusive; and any person entering said service during the month of February and serving until the end thereof slial!
Page 4 - I will bear true faith and allegiance to the United States of America; that I will serve them honestly and faithfully against all their enemies whomsoever; and that I will obey the orders of the President of the United States and the orders of the officers appointed over me, according to the rules and articles of war.

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