Journal of the House of Representatives of the State of Michigan, Volume 2

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Morse & Bagg, printers to the Legislature, 1865 - Legislative journals
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Page 1225 - I repeat the declaration made a year ago, that " while I remain in my present position I shall not attempt to retract or modify the emancipation proclamation, nor shall I return to slavery any person who is free by the terms of that proclamation, or by any of the acts of Congress.
Page 1608 - Lieutenant Governor, and the inspectors of election in the several townships and cities in this State shall prepare a suitable box for the reception of ballots cast for and against said amendments.
Page 1367 - When the reading of a paper is called for, and the same is objected to by any member, it shall be determined by a vote of the House.
Page 1288 - Wheeler appealed from the decision of the chair. The question being, "Shall the decision of the chair stand as the judgment of the House?
Page 1605 - ... and every civilized male inhabitant of Indian descent, a native of the United States and not a member of any tribe, shall be an elector and entitled to vote; but no...
Page 1366 - PAPERS. Where papers are laid before the house, or referred to a committee, every member has a right to have them once read at the table, before he can be compelled to vote on them.
Page 1129 - ... to the president of the United States, and to each of our senators and representatives in congress.
Page 1651 - General fund, which shall be appropriated to defray the expenses of the City of Detroit, for the payment of which, out of some other fund, no provision is herein named; Second.
Page 1608 - Said amendments shall be submitted to the people of this State at the next general election...
Page 1573 - The joint convention was called to order by the President of the joint convention.

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