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53.

Declaration on war, 32.

| Electors, 35.
Delogates appointed, 20.

certificates of, 166.
assembly of, 13.

how appointed, 157.
congress of, 13.

number of, 157.
how chosen, 15.

qualifications of, 25.
number of, 19.

shall meet, where, 51.
Deliberations of Congress open to the place of meeting, 166.
public, 85.

time of appointing, 21.
Department, executive, 186.

vote for President, 22.
of the East, 191.

votes of, when given, 156.
Interior, 186.

when elected, 166.
Navy, 186, 196,

who may be, 35.
New Mexico, 191.

who prohibited from being, 157.
Pacific, 191.

Embargo defined, 114.
Post-office, 186, 198.

England has no written Constitutiov,
State, 186.
Texas, 191.

King of, not answerable, 184.
Treasury, 186.

Enlistments, 133.
War, 186.

Entry, port of, 108.
West, 191.

Enumeration of free persons and
Dupartments of government, 55.

others, 20.
Diagram showing the comparative Equality, political, 146.
population, 64.

Examiners, 125.
Direct tax, 33, 61.

Excises defined, 102.
apportioned, 26, 61.

Executive departments, 186.
Discovery of a country gives the right power, 155.
of possession, 8.

where vested, 35.
right of, 7.

sessions, 85.
titles derived from, 8.

Exportations from any State not tax-
District Courts, 209.

able, 144.
of Columbia, 138.

Ex post facto baws defined, 143, 119.
Districts, collection, 108.

prohibited, 144.
congressional, 80.
Divisions, military, of United States, Faith given to the public acts of each
191.

State, 41.
Drawback, 105.

Farewell Address, 233.
Duties, ad valorem, 104.

Fidelity to the Constitution, 238.
collected, 108.

Fines, excessive, 50.
defined, 101.

prohibited, 254.
net produce of, 34.

Fisheries, 114.
of Clerk of House, 69.

Forces, land and naval, 32.
Sergeant-at-arms, 69.

government of, 136.
imports, 104.

Foreign ambassadors, 179.
vonnage, 104.

ministers, credentials of, 182.
specific, 104.

Forfeiture for treason, when, 41.
uniform, 101.

Franking privilege defined, 123.
who paid by, 105.

Fraud suspected, 107.

Freedom of speech and press, 48.
ELECTION contested, 82.

Fugitives, form of requisition of
of President, 155.

221.
writs of, 69.

trial of, 221.
Elections held in several States, 22. from justice, 41, 220.
modes of, 80.

labour, 222.
regulations of, 79.

Fulton, Robert, 114.
times of holding, 28.
Electoral college, 157.

GEORGE I., statute of, 81.
votes counted, 22.

Gifts of foreign princes, 147.

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Gold and silver may be coined at the Indians, free, when, 61.
mint, 120.

treaties with, 226.
Goods, landing and shipping of, 261.

under Confederation, 115.
Government cannot be sued, 146.

Constitution, 115.
Confederate, 17.

Indictment, what founded on, 248.
Constitutional, 18.

Indirect tax, 61.
departments of, 55.

Inhabitants, original, their restria
proprietary, 10.

tions, 8.
republican form of, 42.

Inbabited country, laws of, 9.
royal or provincial, 10.

Insane of army and navy, 135.
revolutionary, 17.

Insolvent law, its power, 118.
seat of, how governed, 138. Inspection laws, 34.
territorial, 228.

defined, 152.
Governor of Massachusetts appointed object of, 152.
by the king, 11.

Interior, Department of, 186.
provincial, 10.

Invalid pensions, 135.
Grand jury, 247.

Inventors, rights of, 32.
indictment of, 247.

Invoice defined, 106.
presentment by, 49.
Gratuitous pensions, 135.

JEFFERSON's the first written message,
Grievances, redress of, 244.

182.

Journal, 29.
HABEAS corpus, writ of, defined, 142. kept by each House, 85.
directed to whom, 143.

object of, 85.
suspended, 143.

regularly published, 86.
Harper's Ferry, 191.

Judge of Supreme Court liable to im-
Heads of Departments, 187.

peachment, 76.
High seas, include what, 129.

salary of, 206.
Highways, turnpikes, &c., 250. Judges of Courts of United States, 39.
Hospital, navy, 134.

Judicial power, 39, 206, 212.
how maintained, 134.

of United States 51.
House, adjournment of, during session,

vested where, 39, 206.

Judgment in cases of impeachment,
journal of each, 85.
judge of its members, 28. | Jurisdiction appellate, 210.
majority of each a quorum, 28. concurrent, 210.
of Representatives, how composed, exclusive, 210.
25.

original, 210.
power to impeach, 75. Jurors challenged, 252.
Speaker of, 69.

Jury defined, 215.

trial by, 40, 215.
IGNORAMUS, 248.
Impeachment, conviction on, 28. King of England, commission of, 7.

defined, 75.
for treason, 77.

LAND Office, Commissioner of, 201.
judge of Supreme Court liable, 76. established, 228.
judgmen: in cases of, 28, 77.

officers of, 228.
object of, 173.

Laws, enactment of, 92.
power of, 27, 183.

in a new country, 9.
trial in case of, 76, 78.

of an inhabited country, 9.
tried by the Senate, 28.

uninhabited, 9.
Imposts defined, 101.

England, those of New World, 9.
* uniform in United States, 151.

nations, 32.
Independence, Declaration of, 14, 265.

how understood, 130.
Indian Territory, 229.

offences against, 130.
Indians, 26.

on bankruptcies, 100.
Affairs, Commissioner of, 201. I rules for enacting, 94.

29.

28.

Legal operation of new Constitution, | Misdemeanors, 184.
22.

Misprision of treason, 218.
tender of the States, 149. Money bills, 93.
Legislation over seat of government, borrowed by United States, 31.
33.

coinage of, 119, 148.
Legislative power vested in Congress, Congress has power to borrow
25, 55.

113.
Legislature of New York, instructions for the use ɔf armies, 32.
of, 19.

when drawn from the Troasury,
Virginia, commissioners, 18.

34.
Letter office erected by Charles I., 121. Mother-country, power of, weakoned,
Letters of marque, 32.

12.
and reprisal, 148.
defined, 131.

NATIONAL armories, 191.
patent, 125.

tribunal, 206.
Levying war, 216.

Nations, law of, 32.
Liberty, 262.

Naturalization defined, 115.
of speech and press, 243.

rule of, 115.
Lighthouse Board, 195.

under Confederation, 115.
List of Chief Justices, 208.

Constitution, 116.
Livingston, Robert R., 114.

Naval asylum, 135.
ord Baltimore a proprietary, 10. Navy, 32.
Lord, English, may vote by proxy, 87. Department of, 186.

hospitals, 134.
MAILS, how carried, 122.

Navy, its use, 133.
Majority of each house a quorum, 28. origin, 134.
Manifest defined, 107.

New England unites for defence, 13.
must be signed by whom, 107. Jersey became a royal govern.
Manuscript records, 86.

ment, 10.
Marque and reprisal, 148.

Mexico, Department of, 191.
defined, 131.

States, how admitted, 223.
letters of, 32.

| Nobility, no titles of, granted, 146.
Marshals of the United States, 63. United States cannot grant titles,
Massachusetts, governor appointed by

151.
the king, 11.

Nomination not an appointment, 176.
Members, attendance of, compelled, 83. North Carolina, ratification of, 22.

cannot be questioned, 91.
of Congress cannot vote by proxy, Oath administered to Washington, 22.
87.

of officers of army, 133.
privileges of, 90.

President, 37, 171.
limited, 91.

or affirmation, 28.
House, how chosen, 25, 56.

to support Constitution, 238.
Parliament, term of, 58.

Objects in establishing the Constitu.
Message, origin of President's, 181.

tion, 54.
Migration or importation, 33.

Office, removal from, 28.
Military divisions of United States, Oficers, civ
191.

of army or navy, 183.
Militia, 32, 136, 173.

House of Representatives, 69.
Congress calls forth, 136.

Land Office, 228.
organizing of, 32.

Mint, 119.
provision for, 137.

Senate, 74.
training of, 32, 137.

United States cannot be member
Mint, branches of, where, 120.

of Congress, 91.
gold and silver coined at, 120. Operations under the Constitution, 21.
officers of, 119.

nized territories, 66.
of United States at Philadelphia, Origin of title to An erica by Eng.
120.

land, 7.

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Original colonies, 9.

| Post-office Department, 186, 198.
inhabitants, 8.

established in England, 121.
jurisdiction, 210.

by Prideaux, 121.
Orleans and Louisiana, territory of, present system of, 121.
224.

United States, directed by wbcm

122.
PACIFIC, Department of the, 191. Post-offices and post-roads, 31.
Pardon defined, 173.

established, 121.
power of, withheld from the Presi. Post-roads, what considered as, 124.
dent, 173.

Posts established in modern Europe
Pardoning power, its extent, 173.

121.
Parliament, acts of, 9, 263.

original designation of, 121.
adjourned by the king, 87. Potomac and Pocomoke rivers, 18.
assembles, how, 80.

Power, executive, 155.
formerly assembled annually, 81.

vested in President, 156.
members of, not compensated, judicial, 39, 206, 212.
89.

where vested, 206.
no act of, unconstitutional, 53.

United States, 39, 51.
term of members of, 58.

of Congress, 31.
what it consists of, 55.

each house, 83.
Passports, 188.

to punish members, 84.
Patent, 228.

impeachment, 27.
defined, 126.

President, 38.
Commissioner of, 201.

States, 50.
cost of, 127.

taxation, 100.
may be extended, 127.

Powers concurrent, 100.
Patentee must furnish a model, 126. vested in Congress, 100.
Peck, James H., 77.

Preamble of Constitution, 54.
Peers, trial by their, a right, 262. Presentment, 248.
Penn, William, a proprietary, 10. Preference, none given to any State,
Pensions, Commissioner of, 201.

145.
defined, 135.

President answerable for misconduct,
gratuitous, 135.

184.
invalid, 135.

can fiil vacancies, 180.
People, rights of, 49.

commander-in-chief, 38, 172.
to bear arms, 43.

commissions all officers, 183.
Petitions, how presented, 244.

compensation of, 171.
right of, 244.

duration of his term, 35.
Pickering, John, 77.

duties of, devolve on Vice Presi.
Piracies, 32.

dent, 76.
punishment of, 128.

election of, 155.
under the Confederation, 129.

electors vote for, 22.
Constitution, 129.

how elected, 36, 159, 162.
Pirate, how regarded, 129.

list of, 185.
who deemed a, 130.

liable to impeachment, 39, 184,
Piracy defined, 129.

may convene Congress, 81.
Pull-tax, 102.

message, origin of, 181.
Port of entry, 108.

oath of, 37, 171.
Postmaster-general, 122.

of Senate, compensation of, 90.
duties of, 198.

not member of Senate, 74.
list of, 200.

pro tempore, 170.
salary, 199.

vote of, 27.
Postmasters appointed by Postmastor.

who, 27.
general, 123.

power of, 38.
President, 123.

private citizen, when, 184.
duties of, formerly, 121.

pro tempore, 27.
rates of commission of, 123.

qualifications of, 37, 168.

President, removal of, 37.

| Records of States, authenticated, 219.
salary of, 37.

Register, to obtain a, 111.
testimony of, 184.

Registered vessel, privileges of a, 111.
time to vote for, 21.

Registry, certificates of, 111.
voted for, 51.

permanent, 112.
who eligible for, 37.

temporary, 112.
Presidential term, 156.

of a vessel, 110.
commencement of, 156.

Regulation of coin, 31.
expiration of, 156.

commerce, 31.
Press, freedom of, 48.

Religion, free exercise of, 242.
Prideaux, Edward, institutes a post. Religious liberty secured, 243.
office, 121.

test not required, 239.
Primogeniture, law of, abolished, 12. Removal, &c. of the President, 37.
Privileges of citizens of each State, 41. from office, 28.
members of Congress, 88.

power of, vested in President, 176
Prize defined, 131.

| Representation, ratio of, 67.
Prizes, proceeds of, how distributed, I vacancies in, 26.
132.

Representative population. 61. 62.
Proceedings of the Convention, 46.

removal of residence of, 60.
each house determined, 29.

seven years a citizen, 26.
Property, how purchased by Congress, Representatives, age of, 26, 59.
139.

apportioned, 26.
private, 250.

first House of, 65.
public, 224.

for each State, 66.
Proprietaries, 10.

House of, choose Speaker, 27.
their power, 10.

must reside, where, 26.
Proprietary governments, 10.

number of, 26, 60.
Protection certificate, 112.

increased, 65.
Provincial colonies, names of, 10.

one for each State, 26, 65.
governments, 10.

qualifications for, 59.
Public lands, auction of, 227.

term of, 58.
disposed of by Congress, 226. whole number of, 67.
survey of, 227.

Reprieve defined, 173.
ministers, 177.

Reprisal defined, 131.
officers cannot receive presents, Republican form of government, 42.
146.

Resignation, vacancies by, 27.
Punishment for treason, 78.

Restrictions upon Congress, 141.

Senate, 147.
Qualifications of a representative, Retrospective, or retroactive laws de-
59.

fined, 151.
Quarantine defined, 114.

Revenue, bills for raising, 92.
Quartering of soldiers prohibited, 245.

originate, where, 30.
Questions, bow decided, 16.

cutters, 110.
Quorum, 81, 83.

use of, 110.
majority of each house, a, 28. Revolutionary government, 17.

Rhode Island, governor chosen by the
RANDOLPH, Peyton, first president of freemen, 11.
Congress, 14.

ratification of, 22.
Ratification, dates of, 23.

Right of discovery, 7.
of Constitution, 21.

eminent domain, 250.
North Carolina, 22.

petition, 244.
Rhode Island, 22.

of colonies, 263.
Ratio of representation, 67.

to bear arms, 245.
Reconsideration of bills, 93.

Rights, Declaration of, 9, 14.
Records, &c. authenticated, to receive of authors, 32.
faith and credit, 220.

inventors, 32.
manuscript, 86.

the people, 49, 50.

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