Official Congressional Directory

Front Cover
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1913

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.


Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

Popular passages

Page 294 - Letters prohibited.—A letter or communication of the nature of personal correspondence must not accompany, be written on, or inclosed with any parcel. If such, be found, the letter will be placed in the mails, if separable; and if the communication be inseparably attached the whole parcel will be rejected.
Page 50 - Co., of New York, and Greenville and Muskegon, Mich.; never before held political office; elected to the Sixty-third Congress, receiving 19,303 votes, to 9,361 for Archie McCall, Democrat, and 9,231 for John W. Patchen, Progressive. TWELFTH DISTRICT.—COUNTIES: Alger, Baraga, Chippewa, Delta, Dickinson, Gogebic, Houghton, Iron, Keweenaw, Luce, Mackinac, Marquette, Menominee, Ontonagon, and
Page 329 - The act to regulate commerce applies to all common carriers engaged in the transportation of oil or other commodities, except water, and except natural or artificial gas, by means of pipe lines, or partly by pipe lines and partly by railroad, or partly
Page 304 - to the supervision of the Chief of Staff, and to perform such other military duties not otherwise assigned by law as may be from time to time prescribed by the President. The Chief of Staff, under direction of the President, or of the Secretary of War, . under the direction of the President, has supervision of all troops of the line,
Page 332 - preparing suitable rules for carrying the act into effect. The act requires that the rules shall provide, among other things, for open competitive examinations for testing the fitness of applicants for the classified service, the making of appointments from
Page 324 - OF FOREIGN AND DOMESTIC COMMERCE. It is the province and duty of the Bureau of Foreign and Domestic Commerce, under the direction of the Secretary, to foster, promote, and develop the various manufacturing industries of the United States, and markets for the same at home and abroad, by gathering and publishing all available and useful information concerning
Page 326 - act transferred to the Department of Labor, or any business arising therefrom or pertaining thereto, or in relation to the duties performed by and authority conferred by law upon such bureau, officer, office, board, branch, or division of the public service, whether of an appellate or advisory character or otherwise, are vested in and exercised by the
Page 86 - B, C, D, E, K, and L of the twenty-sixth ward; and the eleventh, fourteenth, fifteenth, sixteenth, seventeenth, nineteenth, twentieth, twenty-first, twentysecond, twenty-third, and twenty-fourth wards of the city of Cincinnati; the townships of Colerain, Crosby, Delhi, Green, Harrison, Miami, Springfield, Sycamore, and Whitewater; and
Page 340 - Fifth judicial circuit.—Mr. Justice Lámar. Districts of northern Georgia, southern Georgia, northern Florida, southern Florida, northern Alabama, middle Alabama, southern Alabama, northern Mississippi, southern Mississippi, eastern Louisiana, western Louisiana, northern Texas, southern Texas, eastern Texas, and western Texas. Circuit judges.—Don A. Pardee, Atlanta, Ga.; Andrew P. McCormick, Dallas, Tex.; David D. Shelby, New Orleans, La.
Page 13 - Hinsdale, Huérfano, Jackson. Kiowa, Kit Carson, La Plata, Las Animas, Lincoln, Mesa, Mineral, Moffat, Montezuma, Montrose, Otero, Ouray, Pitkin, Prowers, Pueblo, Rio Blanco, Rio Grande, Routt, Saguache, San Juan, San Miguel, Summit, and Teller (47 counties). Population

Bibliographic information