The recommendatory act of Congress is in the words following: "WHEREAS, There is provision in the articles
of Confederation and perpetual Union, for making alterations therein, by the assent of a Congress of the United States, and of the legislatures of the several States; and whereas experience hath evinced, that there are defects in the present Confederation; as a mean to remedy which, several of the States, and PARTICULARLY THE STATE OF NEW YORK, by express instructions to their delegates in Congress, have suggested a convention for the purposes expressed in the following resolution; and such convention appearing to be the most probable mean of establishing in these States A FIRM NATIONAL GOVERNMENT:
The Misses Burton have just seen them, and THEY pronounce them the most beautiful articles
of the sort they have ever seen; and I believe they have been over half the world.
For some time afterwards, while I proudly pictured her showing this and similar articles
to all who felt an interest in me, she was really concealing them fearfully in a bandbox on the garret stair.
Each day he did three thousand words, and each evening he puzzled his way through the magazines, taking note of the stories, articles
, and poems that editors saw fit to publish.
The poison was alleged to have been wickedly and feloniously given by the prisoner to his wife Sara, on two occasions, in the form of arsenic, administered in tea, medicine, "or other article
of food or drink, to the prosecutor unknown.
Though there's nothing remarkable in that, seeing that he is constantly contributing articles
to various publications or writing books.
For besides the great length of the whaling voyage, the numerous articles
peculiar to the prosecution of the fishery, and the impossibility of replacing them at the remote harbors usually frequented, it must be remembered, that of all ships, whaling vessels are the most exposed to accidents of all kinds, and especially to the destruction and loss of the very things upon which the success of the voyage most depends.
However, he was at length persuaded to comply; but prevailed that the articles
and conditions upon which I should be set free, and to which I must swear, should be drawn up by himself.
No Tax or Duty shall be laid on Articles
exported from any State.
Duties on imported articles
form a large branch of this latter description.
Only in the Northern Beetle, in a comic article
on the singer Drabanti, who had lost his voice, there was a contemptuous allusion to Koznishev's book, suggesting that the book had been long ago seen through by everyone, and was a subject of general ridicule.
I came across an article
upon the season's yachting.