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Page 9 - I, AB, do solemnly swear or affirm, that I will administer justice without respect to persons, and do equal right to the poor and to the rich, and that I will faithfully and impartially discharge and perform all the duties incumbent on me as , according to the best of my abilities and understanding, agreeably to the constitution and laws of the United States. So help me God.
Page 27 - All those in favor will say Aye, contrary No. The Ayes have it and the motion is agreed to.
Page 23 - Congress; was appointed Judge of the United States Court for the Western District of Virginia, in 1819.
Page 21 - Yesterday, as soon as the House came to order, the Speaker read a letter from Granger, addressed through him to the House, conceived in spirited but decent terms, complaining of the attempted attack upon his public and private character by a member, within the walls and on the...
Page 23 - ... were these coal lands advertised for sale? Why wouldn't it sell? And what are the chances for its sale at this time? There will be several more letters that I will want to write on this treaty question. Sincerely yours, BEN HAMPTON. OKLAHOMA CITY, OKLA., June 2, 1941. COMMITTEE ON INDIAN AFFAIRS, United States Senate, Washington, DC GENTLEMEN: It has been brought to my attention that this committee has up for its consideration Senate bill S. 1542, which deals with the matter of releasing of the...