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QUALIFICATIONS FOR VOTING-Continued.

PREVIOUS RESIDENCE REQUIRED
Requirements as to Citizenship.

In Pre

Porsons Excluded from Suffrage.
State County. Town.

cinct.
Missouri* citizen of United States or alien who has de- 1 yr. 60 dys - 160 dys - 160 dys. Persons in poorhouses or asylums at public expense, those
clared intention not less than 1 year or

in prison, or convicted of infamous crimes (g). more than 5 before election. Montana* - Citizen of the United States (6)..

-1 yr... 30 dys - 30 dys - 30 dys - Felons not pardoned, idiots, insane, U. S. soldiers, seamen,

and marines, Indians.
Nebraska* Citizen of United States or alien who has de- 6 mo... 40 dys - 10 dys - 10 dys Convicted of treason or felony, unless restored to civil rights,
clared intention thirty days before election.

persons non compos mentis (h).
Nevada* Citizen of the United States.

16 mo.

30 dys 30 dys. 30 dys - Idiots, insane, unpardoned convicts, Indians, Chinese.
N. Hamp.* Citizen of the United States (k) ..........

16 mo. 6 mo.

6 mo... 16 mo... Paupers (*) N. Jersey* Citizen of the United States

1 yr...-mo.

Idiots, paupers, insane, convicted of crime, unless pardoned

or restored by law (t)
N. M. Ter. Citizen of the United States .....!

16 mo.
3 mo.. 30 dys. 30 dys - Convicted of felony, unless pardoned, U. S. soldier, sailor,

or camp follower, Indians. N. York* .. Citizen who shall have been a citizen for 1 yr (u)-14 mo... (v) (v) Offenders against the elective franchise rights, being guilty ninety days prior to election.

of bribery, and betting on elections, and persons convicted Woman otherwise qualified but for sex may vote at

of bribery or any infamous crime and not restored to
village elections to raise money by tax or assessment

citizenship by the Executive.
if sho owns property in village affected.
N. Car. Citizen of the United States (s).

1 yr (s). 90 dy(s)

Convicted of felony or other infamous crime, idiots, luna

tics (s) N. Dak.* Citizen of the United States and civilized 1 yr.

6 mo..

90 dys. Under guardianship, persons non compos mentis, or convicted Indian, j(k)

of felony and treason, unless restored to civil rights. Ohio* Citizen of the United States (k)

30 dys - 20 dys. 20 dys - Idiots, insane, and felons, persons in U. S. military and

naval service on duty in Ohio. Okla. Ter.. Citizen of United States (k);

6 mo. 60 dys - 160 dys - 130 dys - Felons, idiots, insane. Oregon*...Citizen of United States or alien who has de-16 mo.. None.. None. - None. - Idiots, insane, convicted of felony, Chinese.

clared intention more than 1 year prior to

election (k)
Penna Citizen of the United States at least one 1 yr.

2 mo. Convicted of perjury and fraud as election officers, or
month, and if 22 years old or more must

bribery of voters. have paid tax within two years. Rhode I* Citizen of the United States.

2 yr(?),
6 mo.

Paupers, lunatics (9)
S. Car....--Citizen of the United States (0) ........... 2 yr(m) 1 yr..-- 4 mo... 4 mo... Felons, crimes against election laws, unless pardoned,

idiots, insane, paupers.
S. Dak. Citizen of the United States or alien who has 6 mog - 30 dys - 10 dys. 10 dys - Under guardianship, insane, convicted of treason or felony,
declared intention, Indian who has severed

unless pardoned, U. S. soldiers, seamen, and marines.
tribal relations (k)
Tenn.* Citizen of the United States who has paid 1 yr.

6 mo.

Convicted of bribery or other infamous offence. poll-tax of preceding year.

Idiots, lunatics, paupers, convicted of felony, United States Texas* Citizen of the U. S. or alien who has declared 1 yr.

soldiers, marines, and seamen. intention six months prior to election.

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INDEX.

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INTRODUCTION .......
HOW THE UNITED STATES HAS BECOME A

GREAT NATION
HISTORY AND DESCRIPTION OF OUR NEW

POSSESSIONS
Hawaii ...
Location and Description
Population
People

Products
Porto Rico

Location
Climate and Products

People
Philippine Islands
Location
Climate
Population
Discovery
People
Mineral Wealth

Capture of Manila ...
Guam ..

How obtained
Location and Description
Population
People
Climate

18-56 20-31 23 25 25 30 32-36 33 35 36

37-43 37

38 38 38

39 40 41

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