Congressional Serial Set

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1918
Reports, Documents, and Journals of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives.
 

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Page 9 - If any clause, sentence, paragraph, or part of this Act shall for any reason be adjudged by any court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, such judgment shall not affect, impair, or invalidate the remainder of this Act, but shall be confined in its operation to the clause, sentence, paragraph, or part thereof directly involved in the controversy in which such judgment shall have been rendered.
Page 31 - ... and I do hereby declare that the following is a full, clear, and exact description of the construction and operation of the same : reference being had to the annexed drawings, making a part of this specification, in.
Page 6 - Second. Moneys deposited with or collected by the association. "Third. Bills of exchange or drafts drawn against money actually on deposit to the credit of the association, or due thereto. "Fourth. Liabilities to the stockholders of the association for dividends and reserve profits.
Page 3 - Superiors are forbidden to injure those under their authority by tyrannical or capricious conduct or by abusive language. While maintaining discipline and the thorough and prompt performance of military duty, all officers, in dealing with enlisted men, will bear in mind the absolute necessity of so treating them as to preserve their self-respect.
Page 39 - ... having met, after full and free conference, have agreed to recommend and do recommend to their respective Houses as follows: That the Senate recede from its disagreement to the amendment of the House...
Page 9 - That the state of war between the United States and the Imperial German Government which has thus been thrust upon the United States is hereby formally declared; and that the President be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to employ the entire naval and military forces of the United States...

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