Congressional Edition Volume 4839

Congressional Edition Volume 4839

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1905 edition. Excerpt: ...be fulfilled in all operations connected with the matter until the final liquidation and the payment of the balance which said liquidation shows to be owing to the interested parties. Art. 3. The same department will enter into the necessary contracts for the sale abroad of bars belongingto private persons who may desire to utilize the service in question, with the understanding that all expenses under those contracts, as well as expenses for freight, insurance, refining, and others in connection with the silver bars, will be a charge against the interested parties, and will therefore be deducted from the proceeds of the sale. Art. 4. The service to which this law refers will commence in the mint of Mexico City on May 1, 1905, and in the assay offices outside of the capital on days to be fixed by the finance department, as circumstances may permit. Said service will cease at the offices where few bars are presented when the Executive of the Union sees fit so to direct by means of a decree. ARE GYMNASTICS INJURIOUS? Under date of March 22, 1SK5, United States Consul Marshal Halstead, Birmingham, England, transmits the following from the Birmingham Daily Mail of even date: The fact that the brain is brought into operation to some extent by every act of physical exertion has, of course, been known for generations, but it has been left to Professor Mosso to show, by means of his ergograph, the comparative strain imposed upon the brain by physical exercise, mental study, and the play of the emotions. The facts thus established are, however, not generally known, and in these days of physical culture to hint that artificial forms of exercise, however scientific in theory, are not really beneficial at once attracts attention and protest. Thus Professor...show more

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  • Paperback | 488 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 25mm | 862g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236544951
  • 9781236544957