Papers Relating to the Foreign Relations of the United States

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1875 - United States

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Page 565 - ... with the rights of citizenship; and whereas it is claimed that such American citizens, with their descendants, are subjects of foreign states, owing allegiance to the governments thereof; and whereas it is necessary to the maintenance of public peace that this claim of foreign allegiance should be promptly and finally disavowed : Therefore any declaration, instruction, opinion, order, or decision of any officer of the United States which denies, restricts, impairs, or questions the right of expatriation,...
Page 563 - If a German naturalized in America renews his residence in North Germany withoul le intent to return to America, he shall be held to have renounced his naturalization in the United States. The intent not to return may be held to exist, when the person naturalized in the one country resides more than two years in the other country.
Page 489 - States, whether residing at home or abroad, and every person residing therein, whether said gains, profits, or income be derived from any kind of property, rents, interest, dividends, or salaries, or from any profession, trade, employment, or vocation...
Page 349 - And if controversies arise between citizens of the United States and subjects of China, which cannot be amicably settled otherwise, the same shall be examined and decided conformably to justice and equity by the public officers of the two nations acting in conjunction.
Page 227 - Citizens of the United States shall enjoy all the privileges of the public educational institutions under the control of the government of China; and, reciprocally, Chinese subjects shall enjoy all the privileges of the public educational institutions under the control of the government of the United States, which are enjoyed in the respective countries by the citizens or subjects of the most favored nation.
Page xxvii - January, one thousand nine hundred and nine, the original of which Treaty is word for word as follows: The United States of America and His Majesty the King of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland and of.
Page 588 - Trade as a measure particularly worthy of their attention, conformable to the spirit of the times, and to the generous principles of their august Sovereigns, they are animated with the sincere desire of concurring in the most prompt and effectual execution of this measure, by all the means at their disposal ; and of acting, in the employment of . these means, with all the zeal and perseverance which is due to BO great and noble a cause.
Page xxix - the Date at which it may come into operation, and further ' until the Expiration of Twelve Months after either of the ' High Contracting Parties shall give Notice to the other of ' its Wish to terminate the same...
Page 611 - If any person uses the British flag and assumes the British national character on board any ship owned in whole or in part by any persons not entitled by law to own British ships, for the purpose of making such ship appear to be a British ship...
Page vi - This sum was to have been paid in three installments at two months each. It is due to the Spanish government that I should state that the payments were fully and spontaneously anticipated by that government, and that the whole amount was paid within but a few days more than two mouths from the date of the agreement, a copy of which is herewith transmitted.

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