President Hayes


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Noun1.President Hayes - 19th President of the United StatesPresident Hayes - 19th President of the United States; his administration removed federal troops from the South and so ended the Reconstruction Period (1822-1893)
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While in the midst of this bureaucratic house- cleaning he met Hubbard, who had just been appointed by President Hayes as the head of a commission on mail transportation.
When Graham Bell -- an inventor to whom we attribute communication - demonstrated the telephone, his invention, former US President Hayes reportedly said: 'It's a great invention, but who would want to use one?
According to AP, special drug agents said Friday they found a 1 ton cargo at a ranch in the state of President Hayes, some 240 miles (380 kilometers) north of the capital, Asuncion.
During the luncheon, President Hayes thanked the members and sponsors for their support.
When the ship was retired, Queen Victoria commissioned the desk and presented it to President Hayes in 1880.
After President Hayes took office in March 1877, Congress looked hard at the complaints stemming from federal troop abuses and passed the Posse Comitatus Act of 1878.
In practice, said school board president Hayes, the current labor agreement was not only unwieldy, but discriminatory.