William Atkinson Jones (late a Representative from Virginia): Memorial Addresses Delivered in the House of Representatives of the United States, Sixty-fifty Congress. Proceedings in the House February 16, 1919. Proceedings in the Senate April 17, 1918
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1919 - 126 páginas
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able ADDRESS Affairs affection American August behalf believed bill body brought called cause chairman character close committee complete confidence Congress Congressman JONES death Democratic desire devotion district duty efforts enjoy established express fact father feeling Filipino force future gave give given governor gratitude grief heart held honor hope House human ideals independence Insular interest justice labors late legislation liberty lived loss measure Member memory mourning Municipality nature never noble occasion official organic party passed Philippine Islands political Porto Rico possible present President principle profound progress Provincial board Quezon regard reported Representative resolution Resolved respect rest Rizal Senate sent sentiment served sincere soul Speaker spirit success Telegram thought tion to-day tribute true United Virginia voice Washington WILLIAM ATKINSON JONES
Página 77 - Resolved, That the Sergeant at Arms of the House be authorized and directed to take such steps as may be necessary for carrying out the provisions of these resolutions, and that the necessary expenses in connection therewith be paid out of the contingent fund of the House. rt] Resolved, That the Clerk communicate these resolutions to the Senate and transmit a copy thereof to the family of the deceased.
Página 7 - Resolved, That as a further mark of respect to the memory of the deceased the Senate do now adjourn.
Página 78 - Res. 197) were read, considered by unanimous consent, and unanimously agreed to, as follows : Resolved, That the Senate has heard with profound sorrow the announcement of the death of Hon.
Página 108 - THE radiant morn hath passed away, And spent too soon her golden store ; The shadows of departing day Creep on once more.
Página 24 - In all the forms of government and administrative provisions which they are authorized to prescribe, the Commission should bear in mind that the government which they are establishing is designed not for our satisfaction, or for the expression of our theoretical views, but for the happiness, peace and prosperity of the people of the Philippine Islands...
Página 78 - Resolved, That the Secretary communicate a copy of these resolutions to the House of Representatives and transmit a copy thereof to the family of the deceased. The Vice President appointed, under the second resolution, as a committee on the part of the Senate Mr.
Página 75 - The people of every country are the only safe guardians of their own rights, and are the only instruments which can be used for their destruction. And certainly they would never consent to be so used were they not deceived. To avoid this, they should be instructed to a certain degree. I have often thought that nothing would do more extensive good at small expense than the establishment...
Página 40 - Whereas it is, as it has always been, the purpose of the people of the United States to withdraw their sovereignty over the Philippine Islands and to recognize their independence as soon as a stable government can be established therein...
Página 40 - Whereas for the speedy accomplishment of such purpose it is desirable to place in the hands of the people of the Philippines as large a control of their domestic affairs as can be given them without, in the meantime, impairing the exercise of the rights of sovereignty by the people of the. United States...