Republican Campaign Text-book, 1904

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Press of the Evening Wisconsin Company, 1904 - 540 pages
 

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Contents

Commerce of Porto Rico and its commerce with the United States
318
Commerce of the United Kingdom with its colonies 1869 to 1902
321
Victories of our Eastern Diplomacy
324
Military and naval expenditures of leading countries 435
330
Mints United States coinage of 18461902 523
341
National banks established in the United States March 14 1900
346
Postal receipts 1893 to 1903
366
National bank system its extension 344
376
Naval expenditures of the principal countries of the world
378
The Civil Service
393
Railways in length business transactions etc 18831902 414
395
Money in circulation in the United States July 1 1904
397
Worlds production of pig iron 1790 to 1903
404
324
407
Pensions and Pension Laws
409
Navy Department work of 18971904 371
422
Vote for representatives in Congress 19001902
423
Buēgets of principal countries of the world 18801902
435
Budgets of principal countries of the world 18801902 43 5
436
Rates of freight on farm products 18681903 146 147
440
Progress of United States in population area production business
441
Iron and steel production of the United States growth of
447
Last speech of William McKinley
449
Fifty years of the Republican party Hon C W Fairbanks
464
Speech of Hon J G Cannon Republican National Convention 1904
479
Democratic platform and candidate discussed
496
Commerce of the gold standard and silver standard countries of
519
Commerce of the United States with Canada 18501903
522
Stocks of money in 13 principal countries
525
Judge Parkers speech to the Notification Committee
541
Electoral vote cast by each state in each election 1864 to 19
549

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Page 317 - The great rule of conduct for us in regard to foreign nations is, in extending our commercial relations, to have with them as little political connection as possible.
Page 195 - SEC. 4. The several circuit courts of the United States are hereby invested with jurisdiction to prevent and restrain violations of this act, and it shall be the duty of the several district attorneys of the United States in their respective districts, under the direction of the Attorney-General, to institute proceedings in equity to prevent and restrain such violations.
Page 470 - ... shall be exempt from all taxes or duties of the United States, as well as from taxation in any form by or under State, municipal, or local authority...
Page 175 - We admit, as all must admit, that the powers of the government are limited, and that its limits are not to be transcended. But we think the sound construction of the constitution must allow to the national legislature that discretion, with respect to the means by which the powers it confers are to be carried into execution, which will enable that body to perform the high duties assigned to it in the manner most beneficial to the people.
Page 176 - If, as has always been understood, the sovereignty of congress, though limited to specified objects, is plenary as to those objects, the power over commerce with foreign nations, and among the several states, is vested in congress as absolutely as it would be in a single government, having in its constitution the same restrictions on the exercise of the power as are found in the constitution of the United States.
Page 57 - An Act to provide revenue for the Government and to encourage the industries of the United States...
Page 8 - Whereas it is necessary for the support of government, for the discharge of the debts of the United States, and the encouragement and protection of manufactures, that duties be laid on goods, wares, and merchandises imported: Be it enacted, etc.
Page 265 - The Government of New Granada guarantees to the Government of the United States that the right of way or transit across the Isthmus of Panama, upon any modes of communication that now exist or that may hereafter be constructed, shall be open and free to the Government and citizens of the United States...
Page 265 - Britain hereby declare, that neither the one nor the other will ever obtain or maintain for itself any exclusive control over the said ship canal; agreeing that neither will ever erect or maintain any fortifications commanding the same or in the vicinity thereof, or occupy, or fortify, or colonize, or assume or exercise any dominion over Nicaragua, Costa Rica, the Mosquito coast, or any part of Central America...
Page 317 - the policy of the Government of the United States is to seek a solution which may bring about permanent safety and peace to China, preserve Chinese territorial and administrative entity, protect all rights guaranteed to friendly Powers by treaty and international law, and safeguard for the world the principle of equal and impartial trade with all parts of the Chinese Empire," He was successful in obtaining the assent of the other Powers to the policy thus announced.

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