Purchase of this book includes free trial access to www.million-books.com where you can read more than a million books for free. This is an OCR edition with typos. Excerpt from book: ARTICLES OF CONFEDERATION AND PERPETUAL UNION. (adopted By Delegates In Congress At Philadelphia, July 9, 1778.) Between The States Of New Hampshire, Massachusetts Bay, Rhode Island And Providence Plantations, Connkcticct, New York, New Jkksey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Harvland, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina And Georgia. ARTICLE I. The style of this confederacy shall bo "the United States Of America." ARTICLE II. Each state jetains its sovereignty, freedom, and independence, and every power, jurisdiction and right, which is not by this confederation expressly delegated to the United States, in congress assembled. ARTICLE III. The said states, hereby, severally enter into a firm league of friendship with each other, for their common defence, the security of their liberties and their mutual and general welfare, binding themselves to assist each other, against all force offered to, or attacks made upon' them, or any of them, on account of religion, sovereignty, trade, or any other pretence whatever. ARTICLE IV. The better to secure and perpetuate mutual friendship and intercourse among the people of the different states in this Union, the free inhabitants of each of these states, paupers, vagabonds atid fugitives from jnstice excepted, shall be entitled to all privileges and immunities of free citizens in the several states; and the people of each state shall liavu free ingress and regress to and from any other state, and shallenjoy therein all tlie privileges of trade and commerce, subject to the same duties, impositions and restrictions as the inhabitants thereof respectively, provided that such restrictions shall not extend so far as to prevent the removal of property imported into any state, to any other state of which the owner is an in...
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Reviews Mills' Annotated Statutes of the State of Colorado (Volume 1); Embracing the General Statutes of 1883, and All General Laws Enacted Since That Compilation (Except the Code of Civil Procedure), in Force January 1, 1891, with Digested Notes of Judicial Deci
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