United States Congressional Serial Set

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1920
 

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With this being an election year, I'm drawn more than usual to history and events that shaped our nation. Having read this, I'm interested to read other farewell addresses. Read full review

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Page 121 - and not one for another, for all contracts, debts, and engagements of such bank to the extent of the amount of their subscriptions to such stock at the par value thereof in addition to the amount subscribed, whether such subscriptions have been paid up in whole or in part, under the provisions of this Act.
Page 41 - 118. estates and funds in their hands shall be liable in like manner and to the same extent as the testator, intestate, ward, or person interested in such trust-funds would be, if living and competent to act and hold the stock in his own name.
Page 81 - is allowed by the preceding section, when knowingly done, shall be deemed a forfeiture of the entire interest which the note, bill, or other evidence of debt carries with it, or which has been agreed to be paid thereon. In case the greater rate of interest has been paid, the person by whom it has been paid
Page 21 - of its organization certificate, a body corporate, and as such, and in the name designated in the organization certificate, it shall have powerFirst. To adopt and use a corporate seal. Second. To have succession for the period of twenty years from its organization, unless it is sooner dissolved according to the provisions of its articles
Page 20 - Third. The amount of capital stock and the number of shares into which the same is to be divided. Fourth. The names and places of residence of the shareholders and the number of shares held by each of them. Fifth. The fact that the certificate is made to enable such persons to avail themselves of the advantages of this Title.
Page 137 - advice and consent of the Senate, to fill such vacancy, and when appointed he shall hold office for the unexpired term of the member whose place he is selected to fill. The President shall have power to fill all vacancies that may happen on the Federal Reserve Board
Page 197 - interest, in gold coin of the present standard value, and to be exempt from the payment of all taxes or duties of the United States, as well as from taxation in any form by or under State, municipal, or local authority ; and the gold coin received from the sale of said bonds shall first be covered into the general fund of the
Page 34 - shall be entitled to one vote on each share of stock held by him. Shareholders may vote by proxies duly authorized in writing; but no officer, clerk, teller, or bookkeeper of such association shall act as proxy; and no shareholder whose liability is past due and unpaid shall be allowed to vote.
Page 183 - tion, State bank, or State banking association, shall pay a tax of ten per centum on the amount of their own notes used for circulation and paid out by them. TAX ON NOTES OF STATE BANKS, MUNICIPAL CORPORATIONS, ETC., USED AS CIRCULATION AND PAID OUT BY BANKS. ACT FEBRUARY 8, 1875.
Page 186 - shall be a legal tender in all payments at their nominal value when not below the standard weight and limit of tolerance provided by law for the single piece, and when, reduced in weight below such standard and tolerance, shall be a legal tender at valuation in proportion to their actual weight.

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