Correspondence with Executive Departments: Hearing ...on H.R. 7995. Apr. 17, 1924

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Page 1196 - That the number of aliens of any nationality who may be admitted under the immigration laws to the United States in any fiscal year shall be limited to 3 per centum of the number of foreign-born persons of such nationality resident in the United States as determined by the United States census of 1910.
Page 1221 - ... to carry on trade, wholesale and retail, to own or lease and occupy houses, manufactories, warehouses, and shops, to employ agents of their choice, to lease land for residential purposes and generally to do anything incident to or necessary for trade upon the same terms as native citizens or subjects, submitting themselves to the laws and regulations there established.
Page 1211 - Parties hereto that all the provisions of the several treaties between the United States and China which were in force on the first day of January AD 1900, are continued in full force and effect except in so far as they are modified by the present Treaty or other treaties to which the United States is a party.
Page 1205 - For the purposes of this act nationality shall be determined by country of birth, treating as separate countries the colonies or dependencies for which separate enumeration was made in the United States census of 1910.
Page 1208 - The subjects of each of the two high contracting parties shall have full liberty to enter, travel, or reside in any part of the Dominions and possessions of the other contracting party, and shall enjoy full and perfect protection for their persons and property.
Page 1211 - In proceeding this day to the signature of the treaty of commerce and navigation between Japan and the United States...
Page 1202 - States to another through foreign contiguous territory, (5) a bona fide alien seaman serving as such on a vessel arriving at a port of the United States and seeking to enter temporarily the United States solely in the pursuit of his calling as a seaman...
Page 1208 - The citizens or subjects of each of the high contracting parties shall have liberty to enter, travel, and reside in the territories of the other...
Page 1216 - February 8, 1924, to the chairman of the Committee on Immigration and Naturalization of the House of Representatives.
Page 1215 - To her the mere fact that a few hundreds or thousands of her nationals will or will not be admitted into the domains of other countries is immaterial so long as no question of national susceptibilities is involved. The important question is whether Japan, as a nation, is or is not entitled to the proper respect and consideration of other nations. In other words, the Japanese Government asks of the United States Government simply that proper consideration ordinarily given by one nation to the self-respect...

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