Parliamentary Papers, House of Commons and Command, Volume 54

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Page xxiv - The present Convention shall be in force for the term of Ten Years from the date hereof: and further, until the end of Twelve Months after either of the High Contracting Parties shall have given notice to the Other of its intention to terminate the same...
Page 246 - ... satisfactory evidence on the part of the master or owners shall establish to the satisfaction of the court that such vessel was at the time of her detention or capture employed in some legal pursuit...
Page xvii - Plenipotentiaries, that is to say : Her Majesty the Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, the Right Honourable Henry John Viscount Palmerston, Baron Temple, a Peer of Ireland, a Member of Her Britannic Majesty's Most Honourable Privy Council, a Member of Parliament...
Page 154 - Clarendon to transmit to you, to be laid before the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty, a copy of a letter from Mr.
Page xxiv - Provinces, as the natives thereof, to manage their own affairs themselves, or to commit them to the management of whomsoever they please, as broker...
Page xxxiii - Hong-Kong and its dependencies, nor to nor over any cause of action or complaint whatsoever, originating beyond the said limits, save and except and unless the parties, complainant and defendant, shall, at the date of the service of the summons in any action or suit, be all or both of them actually resident within the colony of Hong-Kong or its dependencies : provided always, that nothing herein contained shall prevent, or be construed to prevent, all orders and decrees made by the Supreme Court...
Page 268 - If the individual claimed by one of the High Contracting Parties in pursuance of the present Treaty should be also claimed by one or several other Powers on account of other crimes or offences committed upon their respective territories, his extradition shall be granted to that State whose demand is earliest in date.
Page 250 - Slave Trade, or to be fitted out for the purposes thereof, or to have been engaged in such Trade during the voyage in which she may be met with by such ship of...
Page xliii - In view of the death of the king without direct heirs, the Great Powers of Europe, ' taking into consideration that the maintenance of the integrity of the Danish Monarchy, as connected with the general interests of the balance of power in Europe, is of high importance to the preservation of peace...
Page v - British consulgeneral, or, in his absence, his representative, shall have the right to nominate curators to take charge of the property of the deceased, for the benefit of his lawful heirs and creditors, without interference, giving convenient notice thereof to the authorities of the country ; and reciprocally.

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