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" Convention had adopted the clauses, no state shall "emit bills of credit," or "make any thing but gold and silver coin a tender in payment of debts, "
The Congressional Globe - Page 143
by United States. Congress - 1833
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The National Register, Volume 7

Political science - 1819
...of foreign coin." And further, in the same article, it is ordained that " No state shall coin money, emit bills of " credit, or make any thing but gold and silver " coin a tender in payment of debts." These provisions were, no doubt, in the year 1788, con ceived...
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Niles' National Register, Volume 19

1821
...article of the federal constitution, which de. clares — "That no state shall coin money, emit tills ef credit, or make any thing but gold and silver a tender in payment of debts." That the notes designed to be issued, are bills of credit, no one can be disposed...
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Letters from America: Containing Observations on the Climate and Agriculture ...

James Flint - Ohio River Valley - 1822 - 330 pages
...most flagrant violation of the United States' Constitution, which expressly says, " No State shall emit bills of credit, or make any thing but gold and silver a tender in payment of debts. " Mr. Munroe, it is ascertained, is unanimously re-elected President, a circumstance...
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Reports of Cases Determined in the Constitutional Court of South Carolina

South Carolina. Constitutional Court of Appeals, David James McCord - Law reports, digests, etc - 1822
...the United States, which declare that Congress shall coin money; and that no state shall coin money, emit bills of credit, or make any thing but gold and silver coin a tender in payment of debts. But the act creating a paper medium, does not pretend to give it...
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An Account of the United States of America: Derived from Actual Observation ...

Isaac Holmes - United States - 1823 - 476 pages
...enter into any treaty of alliance, or confederation, grant letters of marque and reprisal, coin money, emit bills of credit, or make any thing but gold and silver coin a tender in payment of debts ; or pass any bill of attainder ; or make any ex post facto law,...
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Register of Debates in Congress: Comprising the Leading Debates and ...

United States. Congress - Law - 1833
...of British vassalage. Possessed of the right in full, they divided it, in part, with the Cong-rcss of the confederation. The convention of 1789 gave...tender in discharge of debts. Congress alone has the lull power to coin and regulate its value; a disputed power to emit bills of credit, and no pow.er...
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Reports of Cases Argued and Adjudged in the Supreme Court of the ..., Volume 12

United States. Supreme Court - Law reports, digests, etc - 1827
...power to coin money, regulate the value thereof, and of foreign coin; but no State shall coin money, emit bills of credit, or make any thing but gold and silver coin a tender in payment of debts." These provisions respect the medium of payment, or standard of...
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A Compilation of the Insolvent Laws of Maryland: Together with the Decisions ...

Maryland - Bankruptcy - 1831 - 235 pages
...contracts," is associated in the same section of the constitution with the prohibition to "coin money, emit bills of credit," or, "make any thing but gold and silver coin a legal tender in payment of debts;" and as these all evidently apply to legislation in reference...
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Legislative and Documentary History of the Bank of the United States ...

Matthew St. Clair Clarke - Banking law - 1832 - 808 pages
...[Mr. ALSTON] has, with some confidence, cited the 10th section of the 1st article: "No State shall emit bills of credit, or make any thing but gold and silver a tender." He urged this denial of the right to the States to emit bills of credit, as a perfect prohibition of...
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The Rights of an American Citizen: With a Commentary on State Rights, and on ...

Benjamin Lynde Oliver - United States - 1832 - 411 pages
...silver plate, established by law in this country, as it is in others. No state can constitutionally emit bills of credit, or make any thing but gold and silver a lawful tender in payment of debts. There is no legal process by which a stale can be compelled to redeem...
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