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Page 52 - be imprisoned not exceeding three years, 2. That if any person shall, within the territory orjurisdiction of the United States, enlist or enter himself, or hire or retain another person to enlist or enter himself, or to go beyond the limits orjurisdiction of the United States with intent to be enlisted or entered in the service of any foreign prince,
Page 21 - may rather be presumed) to avoid impeachment, or imprisonment and legal punishment for their misdeeds. They also assert, that the government "has demanded the surrender of a number of [their] citizens, and ordered military detachments to secure and carry them into the interior for trial, in contempt of the civil authority,
Page 42 - too, of the following solemn and sacred contract of his country with the sister republic which he would dismember :— ' There shall be a firm inviolable, and universal peace, and a true and sincere friendship between the United States of America, and the United Mexican States, in all the extent of their possessions and territories, between their people and citizens respectively, without distinction of persons or places.