Our Foreign Service: The "A B C" of American Diplomacy

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Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company, 1908 - 316 pages

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Page 14 - Convention to be made public, to the end that the same and every article and clause thereof, may be observed and fulfilled with good faith by the United States and the citizens thereof. In testimony whereof, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the seal of the United...
Page 22 - The Contracting Powers agree not to have recourse to armed force for the recovery of contract debts claimed from the Government of one country by the Government of another country as being due to its nationals.
Page 13 - Who after having communicated to each other their respective full powers, which were found to be in...
Page 142 - Articles the growth, produce, and manufacture of the United States, when returned after having been exported, without having been advanced in value or improved in condition by any process of manufacture or other means...
Page 216 - The President is authorized to prescribe such regulations for the admission of persons into the civil service of the United States as may best promote the efficiency thereof, and ascertain the fitness of each candidate in respect to age, health, character, knowledge, and ability for the branch of service into which he seeks to enter; and for this purpose he may employ suitable persons to conduct such inquiries, and may prescribe their duties, and establish regulations for the conduct of persons who...
Page 4 - Affairs, and that there shall be a principal officer therein, to be called the Secretary for the Department of Foreign Affairs, who shall perform and execute such duties as shall from time to time be enjoined on or intrusted to him by the President of the United States...
Page 14 - President of the United States of America, have caused the said Convention to be made public, to the end that the same and every article and clause thereof, may...
Page 217 - No one shall be examined who is under twenty-one or over fifty years of age, or who is not a citizen of the United States...
Page 284 - States, and shall have indorsed thereon, when so produced, a declaration signed by the purchaser, manufacturer, owner, or agent, setting forth that the invoice is in all respects correct and true, and was made at the place from which the merchandise is to be exported to the United States; that...
Page 170 - ... touching at or near ports in Canada on her regular voyage from one port to another within the United States, unless some official service required by law shall be performed 17.

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