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Էջ 517 - States; he shall perform the duties, be subject to the same regulations and penalties, and be entitled to the same fees as the marshal of the district court of the United States...
Էջ 508 - That so soon as the next and each subsequent enumeration of the inhabitants of the several States directed by the Constitution of the United States to be taken, shall be completed and returned to the office of the Department of the Interior, it shall be the duty of the Secretary of the Interior to ascertain the aggregate representative population of the United States...
Էջ 528 - the rule for jurisdiction is that nothing shall be intended to be out of the jurisdiction of a superior court but that which specially appears to be so, and, on the contrary, nothing shall be intended to be within the jurisdiction of an inferior court but that which is so expressly alleged;" and this rule has been so frequently repeated as to have become a maxim in the law.
Էջ 499 - All history admonishes us of the difficulty of civilizing a wandering race who live mainly upon game. To tame a savage you must tie him down to the soil. You must make him understand the value of property, and the benefits of its separate ownership. You must appeal to those selfish principles implanted by Divine Providence in the nature of man for the wisest purposes, and make them minister to civilization and refinement. You must encourage the appropriation of lands by individuals; attach them to...
Էջ 517 - State laws to the sheriffs, clerks, and district attornej's of the State in the highest courts of original jurisdiction of the State, according to the nature of the proceedings, for like services rendered therein. It also required the clerks of the...
Էջ 500 - YV ther evidence wanting, it might be found in the archives of this department, among the records of the interviews and discussions between Mr. John R. Bartlett, the commissioner engaged in running the boundary line between the United States and Mexico, and the chiefs of the tiibes on that frontier. In elevation of sentiment, clearness of statement, force of reasoning, fervor of eloquence, and dignified yet touching pathos, these extemporaneous effusions of the untutored sons of the forest will bear...
Էջ 499 - Impelled by hunger, they seize the horses, mules, and cattle of the pioneers, to relieve their wants and satisfy the cravings of nature. They are immediately pursued, and, when overtaken, severely punished. This creates a feeling of revenge on their part, which seeks its gratification in outrages on the persons and property of peaceable inhabitants. The whole country then becomes excited, and a desolating war, attended with a vast sacrifice of blood and treasure, ensues. This, it is believed, is...
Էջ 485 - That the supervisory powers now exercised by the Secretary of the Interior over the accounts of the district attorneys, marshals, clerks, and other officers of the courts of the United States...
Էջ 528 - The account, then, is to be first submitted to the Auditor, and he is to examine it; not to control, in the slightest degree, the discretion with which the law has invested the court, but to see that that discretion has been exercised upon the subjects pointed out by the law; or, in other words, to see that the account contains no item but those which are authorized by the law.
Էջ 517 - The two last provisoes of paragraph one hundred and sixty-seven •of the civil and diplomatic appropriation act, approved May the eighteenth, one thousand eight hundred and forty-two, which require clerks to certify accounts, and confine the marshals, clerks, and district attorneys of the northern and southern districts of New York to the fees allowed by the State law to clerks, attorneys, counsellors, and sheriffs, for similar services in the State courts, are hereby repealed.

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