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A WHIG JOURNAL,
POLITICS AND LITERATURE.
TO STAND BY THE CONSTITUTION."
NEW SERIES, VOL. IV.—WHOLE VOL. X.
PUBLISHED AT 118 NASSAU STREET..
Administration of Washington.—1. (John M. British Provinces, trade with, (George W. Potter,)
Mackie, A. M.) The declaration of the present 80. The general effect of free trade, ib.;
miel J. Willard,) 513; the mathematical cha-
spirit of the age has pronounced against forms turalists, ib.; the advantage of working up the
commerce is the most profitable where there is
food is too perishable to be a good article
digging gold and the inadequacy of the returo,
country! 646; not for the gold it supplies to
ciate with any large increase, ib.; the only ad-
to be that it may speedily open a great na-
221; the basis upon which this government trade with Oregon and China, ib.
difficulty with his Secretaries of War and
and Burr as Vice President, 336; Jefferson's
, of a foreign manu- ists, in opposition to Madison, ib.; Clay elected
President, 527; the federal party was now ers of government, we have conformed to the
powers of the state, ib.; the statesmen who
framed the constitution saw the necessity for
the Veto, 117; majorities require to be re-
strained, 118; our danger lies in too much le-
gislation, ib.; the affairs of government are now
managed by party, 119; party feelings may in-
fluence the Executive and sometimes prevent
the use of the Veto, 121; the veto power is
merely negative, ib.; note by the editor, 122.
Public Econoy, Short Chapters on, (J. D. W.,)
221, 446, 637.
POETRY.--The Pleasant Deceit, (A. M. W.) 29;
Dreams, (A. M. W.,) 38; Sonnet, 56; Sorrow,
(A.M. W.,) 124; Faith, A Hymn, (James Staun-
ton Babcock,) 277; Stars, (A. M. W.,) 457 ; To
Baron Von Roenne, respecting the steamship tures, (A. M. W.,) 496; Titian's Assumption,
(William Butler Allen,) 592.
ford : (for August,) Hon. William M. Meredith:
(for September,) Hon. William B. Preston: (for
October,) Hon. Roger S. Baldwin: (for Novem-
Hon. Henry Washington Hilliard.
from the French of Jules Sandeau,) 85—258,
Read's Poems, (Review,) Daniel Strock, 301.
Republic, The, (H. W. Warner,) No. III. The
vernments, the power alloted to rulers was gene-
rally settled by common law, ib.; the articles of
confederation were too weak for the ends pro-
posed, ib.; the federal constitution stronger, 40 ;
the state sovereignties were now ended, ib.;
the people and not the states are the constituents
of the general government, 42 ; each member
of congress represents the whole people of the
tripes for which the Whigs as a party contend, 46; state jurisdiction a safety valve to the fed-
eral boiler, 47; difference between the federal
the early constitutions of the states, 49; patron.
age of state appointments, 51; appointment of
judges, ib.; the franchise of the polls limited,
82; qualifications of voters, ib. ; terms and ten-
republic, 53 ; common law a bill of rights, 54;
than now, ib. ; things as they are at present
tions of individual states and the Union, 280 ;
the central government could only acquire dis-
sumptively useful, because it is part of the or of territorial acquisition, 282 ; slavery, 286;