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" That it be recommended to the respective assemblies and conventions of the United Colonies, where no government sufficient to the exigencies of their affairs has been hitherto established, to adopt such government as shall in the opinion of the representatives... "
The Great Speeches and Orations of Daniel Webster: With an Essay on Daniel ... - Page 163
by Daniel Webster, Edwin Percy Whipple - 1886 - 707 pages
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Speeches and Forensic Arguments, Volume 1

Daniel Webster - 1835
...resolution, which Congress adopted the 10th of May, recommending, in substance, to all the colonies which had not already established governments suited...to adopt such government, as would, in the opinion ofth-e representatives of the people, best conduce to the happiness and safety of their constituents...
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Proceedings of the Conventions of the Province of Maryland, Held at the City ...

Maryland. Convention - 1836 - 378 pages
...the exigencies of their affairs has been heretofore established, to adopt such government as shall, in the opinion of the representatives of the people,...constituents in particular, and America in general. "Extract from the minutes, CHA. THOMSON, sec'y. Which was read and thereupon, Resolved, That a committee...
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Lives of the Presidents of the United States: With Biographical Notices of ...

Robert W. Lincoln - 1836 - 508 pages
...resolution, which was in fact a declaration of independence, recommending to the colonies " to adopt such a government as would, in the opinion of the representatives...to the happiness and safety of their constituents and of America." This proposition was adopted on the tenth. On the same 'day, the Massachusetts House...
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A General View of the Origin and Nature of the Constitution and Government ...

Henry Baldwin - 1837 - 197 pages
...the exigency of their affairs hath been hitherto established, to adopt such a government, as shall, in the opinion of the representatives of the people,...constituents in particular, and America in general." 2 Journ. 158, 66. On the 24th of June they declared, by their resolutions, "that allegiance was due...
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An Oration Delivered Before the Inhabitants of the Town of Newburyport, at ...

John Quincy Adams - 1837 - 68 pages
...the exigencies of their affair* kath been hitherto established, to adopt such government as shall, in the opinion of the Representatives of the People,...constituents in particular, and America in general.* The People of some of the Colonies had not waited for this recommendation, to assume aft* the powers...
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A General View of the Origin and Nature of the Constitution and Government ...

Henry Baldwin - 1837 - 197 pages
...the exigency of their affairs hath been hitherto established, to adopt such a government, as shall, in the opinion of the representatives of the. people,...constituents in particular, and America in general." 2 Journ. 158, 66. On the 24th of June they declared, by their resolutions, "that allegiance was due...
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The Works of Benjamin Franklin: Containing Several Political and ..., Volume 8

Benjamin Franklin, Jared Sparks - 1839
...exigencies of their affairs has been hitherto established, to adopt such form of government as shall, in the opinion of the representatives of the people,...constituents in particular, and America in general." — Journals, May 10th. TO GEORGE WASHINGTON. Contrivance for destroying the Enemy's Ships. Philadelphia,...
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A Book of the United States: Exhibiting Its Geography, Divisions ...

Grenville Mellen - 1839 - 824 pages
...colonies where no sufficient government had been established, ' to adopt such government as should, in the opinion of the representatives of the people,...constituents in particular, and America in general.' They also declared it necessary, that the exercise of every kind of authority under the crown should...
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A Biography of the Signers of the Declaration of Independence: And ..., Volume 1

L. Carroll Judson - 1839 - 354 pages
...modified form, recommending the formation of such government by the colonies "as might be conducive to the happiness and safety of their constituents in particular and America in general. " This startling measure was at first ably opposed by many of the patriots as premature, admitting its justice,...
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The Lives of the Signers of the Declaration of Independence

Nathaniel Dwight - 1840 - 373 pages
...colonies to " adopt such governments as in the opinion of the representatives of the people, might best conduce to the happiness and safety of their...constituents in particular, and America in general;" the instructions of the general assembly last given to their delegates, being strongly in opposition...
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