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" States the power to coin money, emit bills of credit, or make anything but gold and silver coin a tender in payment of debts. "
The American Annual Cyclopędia and Register of Important Events ... - Page 326
1863
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A History of Currency in the United States, with a Brief Description of the ...

Alonzo Barton Hepburn - Coinage - 1915 - 552 pages
...the new constitution which was adopted and went into effect in 1789, forbade any state to coin money, emit bills of credit or make anything but gold and silver coin a legal tender. This was the beginning of a better condition of finance. State issues soon disappeared,...
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Magna Carta: And Other Addresses

Willliam D. (William Dameron) Guthrie, William Dameron Guthrie - Constitutional law - 1916 - 282 pages
...against the states, which existed when the eleventh amendment was adopted, such as that no state shall emit bills of credit, or make anything but gold and silver coin a tender in payment of debts, or pass any bill of attainder, or any ex post facto law, or any law impairing...
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Money and Investments: A Reference Book for Use of Those Desiring ...

Montgomery Rollins - Finance - 1917 - 494 pages
...credit " of the United States. The Constitution further provides that the individual States shall not emit " bills of credit " or make anything but gold and silver coin a tender in payment of debts. Bill of Exchange. 1 (See first paragraph under " Exchange.") The laws...
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Civil Government of the United States and the State of Missouri

Perry Scott Rader - Missouri - 1917 - 462 pages
...in order to meet its needs. 84. Bills of Credit. — The Constitution provides that no State shall "emit bills of credit" or "make anything but gold and silver coin a tender in payment of debts." "Bills of credit," as here used, mean paper money, and "to emit bills...
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Cases Argued and Decided in the Supreme Court of the United States, Book 20

United States. Supreme Court - Law reports, digests, etc - 1918
...considered in connection with the other clause which denies to the states the power to coin money, emit bills of credit, or make anything but gold and silver coin a tender in payment of debts. Wedo not assert this now, but there are some considerations touching...
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Employment on Public Improvements Through Issue of Legal Tender Notes ...

United States Congress. House. Banking and Currency Committee - 1919 - 29 pages
...consist with the letter and spirit of the Constitution, are constitutional. "No State shall coin money, emit bills of credit, or make anything but gold and silver coin as tender in payment of debts. "The power was confided to Congress and forbidden to the States." United...
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Legal Definitions: A Collection of Words and Phrases as Applied ..., Volume 1

Law - 1919
...state is pledged. 4 Kent, Comm. 408. The constitution of the United States provides that no state shall emit bills of credit, or make anything but gold and silver coin a tender in payment of debts. Article 1, § 10. This prohibition, it seems, does not apply to bills...
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Library of American Law and Practice: Personal property. Contracts ...

Law - 1919
..."coin money, regulate the value thereof, and of foreign coin"; and that no State shall coin money, emit bills of credit, or make anything but gold and silver coin a tender in payment of debts. Hence it was argued that gold and silver coin only constituted the lawful...
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Our Public Debt: An Historical Sketch with a Description of United States ...

Harvey Edward Fisk - Debts, Public - 1919 - 126 pages
...inconvertible paper currency that they placed in the Constitution a provision that "no State shall . . . emit bills of credit" or "make anything but gold and silver coin a tender for debt." So far as the Federal Government is concerned, while the Constitution contains...
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National Governments and the World War

Frederic Austin Ogg, Charles Austin Beard - France - 1919 - 603 pages
...power over the monetary system. It may charter and regulate state banks, but it cannot coin money, emit bills of credit, or make anything but gold and silver coin legal tender in the payment of debts. It may, however, authorize a state bank or state banking association...
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