The Inter Ocean Curiosity Shop

The Inter Ocean Curiosity Shop

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1889 edition. Excerpt: ...letters and unpublished verses. The extraordinary physical gifts of the Sheridans have continued down through yet more generations. Three granddaughters of the Duchess of Somerset, children of her daughter, _form another group famous for beauty and talent, and others might be mentioned, less widely known, but fully justifying Macaulay's assertion that this St. Cecilia of the eighteenth century was "the beautiful mother of a beautiful race." Answe1'.--The following are the provisions of the bill as passed by the Senate. It has been carefully framed to meet the objections to the bill of 1887: 1. In considering the pension claims of dependent parents, the fact and cause of death, and the fact that the soldier left no widow or minor child or children having been shown as required bylaw, it shall be necessary only to show by competent and suflicient evidence that such parent or parents are without other means of support than their own manual labor or the contributions of others not legally bound for their support; Provided, that all pensions allowed under this section shall commence from the date of the passage of this act, or from the date of subsequent dependence. and shall continue no longer than the existence of such dependence. 2. All persons who served three months or more in the military or naval service of the United States during the war of the rebellion. and who have been honorably discharged therefrom. and who are now, or may hereafter be. suffering from mental or physical disability, not the result of their own vicious habits, which totally incapacitates them for the performance of manual labor. and who are Without other adequate means of self-support, shall, upon making due proof of the fact, according to such rules and...show more

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  • Paperback | 150 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 8mm | 281g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236897218
  • 9781236897213