The Young Citizen's Catechism

Paperback | January 31, 2012

byElisha P. Howe

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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. 1861. Excerpt: ... Here we append, for convenience of reference, and as being what every American should know and understand, a copy of the Constitution of the United States, and the Amendments thereto. CONSTITUTION. preamble, We, the People of the United States, in order to form a more perfect Union, establish justice, insure domestic tranquillity, provide for the common defence, promote the general welfare, and secure the blessings of liberty to ourselves and our posterity, do ordain and establish this Constitution for the United States of America. ARTICLE I. SECTION I. Congress. All legislative powers herein granted shall be vested in a Congress of the United States, which shall consist of a Senate and House of Representatives. SECTION' II. The House of Representatives shall 1 T t? i 1 chosen. be composed ot members chosen every second year by the people of the several States, and the electors in each State shall have the qualifications requisite for electors of the most numerous branch of the State legislature. No person shall be a Representa-Qualification x x of Rcprcsen tive who shall not have attained the tatiTes, age of twenty-five years, and have been seven years a citizen of the United States, and who shall not, when elected, be an inhabitant of that State in which he shall be chosen. Representatives and direct taxes meSottepre. shall be apportioned among the SeV-and direct. eral States which may be included within this Union, according to their respective numbers, which shall be determined by adding to the whole number of free persons, including those bound to service for a term of years, and excluding Indians not taxed, three-fifths of all other persons. Tlie actual enumeration shall be made within three years after the first meeting of the Congress of the Unite...

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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. 1861. Excerpt: ... Here we append, for convenience of reference, and as being what every American should know and understand, a copy of the Const...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:30 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.06 inPublished:January 31, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217621805

ISBN - 13:9780217621809

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