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Origin of law in various kinds of government-In the U.S. all law springs
Does not support religion - Shows respect to the sentiments of all its peo.
Necessity of them from the commencement — Constitutional Compromise
-Missouri Compromise of 1820— Mason and Dixon's Line--Compro-
Defined by the Constitution—The punishment inflicted.
Prostration of the country after the war-Congress has no effective control
of finances-Negligence of the States-Shay's rebellion in Mass.-Vig.
of British and Indians—Incompetence of U. S. officers—Second Cam-
paign-Brilliant naval successes-Mortification of the British-Political
opposition to the war embarrasses the Government and encourages the
enemy-Third Campaign an American success—Gen. Scott in Canada,
Defeat of the British at Plattsburg, on Lake Erie; before Baltimore, at
HISTORY FROM 1815 To 1846......
Results of the war highly favorable to the U. S. — Gains respect abroad
Party bitterness subsides – Compromise of 1820 – Great prosperity
THE MEXICAN WAR-FROM 1848 TO 1860..... ....638
Causes of the war-Battles of Palo Alto and Resaca de la Palma–Taking
of Monterey-Battle of Buena Vista-Gen. Scott in Mexico-His long
succession of victories – Enters the City of Mexico - Treaty of Guada-
Real causes of the Civil War—The elections of Nov., 1860— Made the pre-
text for Secession-South Carolina Secedes-Forts and property of the