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" July 14, 1890, are legal tender for all debts, public and private, except where otherwise expressly stipulated in the contract. United States notes are legal tender for all debts, public and private, except duties on imports and interest on the public... "
Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine - Page 29
1865
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Reports of Decisions Rendered in the Circuit and District Courts ..., Volume 1

United States. Circuit Courts, Benjamin Vaughan Abbott - 1870
...treasury notes : "Fundable in eight per cent. stock or bonds of the Confederate States. Six months after a ratification of a treaty of peace between the Confederate States and the United States, the Confederate States of America will pay five dollars to bearer. Richmond, September 2, 1861. Receivable...
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Cases Argued and Adjudged in the Supreme Court of the ..., Volume 8; Volume 75

United States. Supreme Court - 1870
...Confederate States of America promised to pay the hearer the sum named in them, " two years after the ratification of a treaty of peace between the Confederate States and the United States of America." " The whole State of Alabama," said the testimony in the case, "was in a revolutionary...
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A Political Manual for 1866 [to 1869]

Edward McPherson - 1870
...payer. They bore, indeed, this character upon their face,. for they were made payable only "after the ratification of a treaty of peace between the Confederate States and the United States of America." While the war lasted, however, they had a certain contingent value, and were used as money...
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A Handbook of Politics for 1868 [to 1894]

Edward McPherson - 1872
...payer. They bore, indeed, this character upon their face, for they were made payable only "after the ratification of a treaty of peace between the Confederate States and the United States of America." While the war lasted, however, they had a certain contingent value, and were used as money...
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The Albany Law Journal: A Monthly Record of the Law and the Lawyers, Volume 25

1882
...could be no payer. They have indeed that character on their face, for they were payable only ' after a ratification of a treaty of peace between the Confederate States and the United States of America.' While the war lasted however they had a certain contingent value, and were used as money...
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A Compendium of Commercial Law: Analytically and Topically Arranged, with ...

Calvin Townsend - 1871 - 587 pages
...known as Treasury Notes, issued by authority of Congress. They are a legal tender at their face-value for all debts public and private, except duties on imports and interest on the public debt. But ordinary bank bills are a good tender in payment of debts, unless they are objected to by the party...
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Reports of Cases Decided in the Supreme Court of Appeals of West ..., Volume 4

West Virginia. Supreme Court of Appeals - 1871
...payer. They bore, indeed, this character upon their face, for they were made payable only 'after the ratification of a treaty of peace between the confederate states and the United States of America.' " While the war lasted, however, they had a certain contingent value, and were used as...
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Cases Argued and Adjudged in the Supreme Court of Florida, Volume 13

Florida. Supreme Court - 1871
...in the event of a successful revolution, as upon their face they were made payable only after the* ratification of a treaty of peace between the Confederate States and the United States of America. Now, upon the face of this bond there could never be a breach of its condition except in...
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Paper Money, the Root of Evil: An Examination of the Currency of the United ...

Charles A. Mann - 1872 - 374 pages
...treasury notes should be a legal tender in payment of all claims against the United States, and of all debts, public and private, except duties on imports and interest on the public debt. They do not cause the principal of the debt to be included among the exceptions. The interest and custom...
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The Life, Speeches, Labors and Essays of William H. Sylvis: Late President ...

William H. Sylvis - 1872 - 456 pages
...what was proper — issued a paper currency free of interest, and made it a legal tender in payment of all debts public and private, except duties on imports, and interest on public debts. This took the power from the money-shavers, and gave the people and government a currency...
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