The Referendum Among The English; A Manual Of "submissions To The People" In The American States

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bySamuel Robertson Honey

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1912. Excerpt: ... November 8, 1904. Pensions to soldiers who had served in the Southern Army during the civil war. Yes, 24,755. No, 4,823. November 8,1910. Care of neglected children. Yes, 30,024. No, 9,480. Maine, 1820. Population, 1820, 298,269 1910, 742,371 Twenty "submissions." First, 1816. Last, 1911. 1884. Prohibition of manufacture and sale of intoxicating liquors was adopted by popular direct vote (" Maine Liquor Law")--figures not available. 1911. Repeal of "prohibition" submitted to the people. Total vote about 121,000. Result so close as to require some recounts. Majority against repeal was announced. Maryland (original State). Population, 1790, 319,728 1910, 1,295,346 Five "submissions." First, 1851. Last, 1911. Massachusetts (original State). Population, 1790, 378,787 1910, 3,366,416 Fifty-nine "submissions." First, 1778. Last, 1896. See pp. 38 to 45. Michigan, 1837. Population, 1840, 212,267 1910, 2,810,173 Forty-nine "submissions." First, 1835. Last, 1906. 1850. Equal suffrage to negroes. Yes, 12,840. No, 32,026. 1868. Alternative propositions were submitted. Shall the Sessions of the Legislature be: (1) Annual or (2) Biennial? The vote was: (1) 24,482. (2) 100,314. 1868. Prohibition of liquor trade. Yes, 72,462. No, 86,143. 1874. Women's Suffrage. Yes, 40,077. No, 135,957. 1889. Raising salary of Governor to $4,000. Yes, 111,854. No, 72,494. Minnesota, 1858. Population, 1860, 172,023 1910, 2,075,708 Thirty-one "submissions." First, 1857. Last, 1904. Mississippi, 1817. Population, 1820, 75,448 1910, 1,797,114 Ten "submissions." First, 1817. Last, 1890. Missouri, 1821. Population, 1820, 66,557 1910, 3,293,335 Ten "submissions." First, 1861. Last, 1902. Montana, 1889. Population, 1890, 132,159 1910, 376,053 Two "submissions." First, 1889. Last, 1905. Nebraska,...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1912. Excerpt: ... November 8, 1904. Pensions to soldiers who had served in the Southern Army during the civil war. Yes, 24,755. No, 4,823. Novem...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:18 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.04 inPublished:February 3, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217367445

ISBN - 13:9780217367448

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