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Страница 109 - God's grace bound for Genoa, to say Four Hampers being marked and numbered as in the margin, and are to be delivered in the like good order and well conditioned, at the aforesaid port of Genoa (the danger of the seas only excepted...
Страница 76 - States, and the instructions which shall be given them according to law, for the regulation of their conduct; and will satisfy all damages and injuries which shall be done or committed contrary to the tenor thereof, by such vessel , during her commission , and to deliver up the same when revoked by the President of the Confederate States.
Страница 109 - IN WITNESS whereof, the master or purser of the said ship hath affirmed to three bills of lading of this tenor and date, one of which bills being accomplished, the other two to stand void.
Страница 4 - OH, again to hear the Lascars' rousing "chanty" in the morn, When we broke away the anchor to sail home around the Horn ! Oh, to see the white sails pulling, feel the lift beneath the keel, With the trade-wind's push behind her and the roll that made her reel ! The old Clipper days are over and the white-winged fleets no more, With their snowy sails unfolded, fly along the ocean floor...
Страница 4 - THE old Clipper days were jolly, when we sailed the Seven Seas, And the house-flags of our merchant ships were whipped by every breeze; It was good-by to your mother and the pretty girls on shore, For we're off around the howling Horn, bound down to Singapore.
Страница 125 - By this public instrument of protest be it known and made manifest to all whom it doth or may concern, that on this 8th day of November, in the year of our Lord 1862, before me, Joseph P.
Страница 109 - In witness whereof the master or purser of the said ship hath affirmed to three bills of lading, all of this tenor and date, the one of which three bills being accomplished, the other two to stand void, and so God send the good ship to her desired port in safety. Amen.
Страница 100 - News is received here that Captain Joseph Orne in the ship Essex had arrived at Mocha, with $60,000 to purchase coffee, and that Mahomet Ikle, commander of an armed ship, persuaded him to trade at Hadidido, and to take on board 30 of his Arabs to help navigate her thither while his vessel kept her company; that on the approach of night, and at a concerted signal, the Arabs attacked the crew of the Essex, and Ikle laid his ship alongside, and that the result was the slaughter of Captain Orne, and...
Страница 127 - By His Excellency George Washington, Esq: General and Commander in Chief of the Forces of the United States of America These are to CERTIFY that the Bearer hereof...
Страница 76 - Know all men by these presents that we are held and firmly bound unto the United States of America in the full and just sum of dollars, money of the United States; to which payment, well and truly to be made, we bind ourselves, jointly and severally our joint and several heirs executors and administrators...

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