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AMERICAN

ANNUAL REGISTER;

FOR

THE YEAR 1832–33,

OR THE

FIFTY-SEVENTH YEAR OF AMERICAN INDEPENDENCE.

NEW-YORK:

WILLIAM JACKSON, No. 53 CEDAR-STREET.

1835.

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CONTENTS.

HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATES-General view of the course of

Administration-Foreign Policy-Domestic Policy-Temporizing:-Poor

arrayed against the Rich-Foreign Influence-Naturalized Voters—Prin.
ciples of the Government of the United States—Popularity of President
-Result of Election-Policy after Election-Measures against the Uni.
ted States Bank-Appointment of W.J. Duane, Secretary of the Treasury
-Refuses to Remove the Deposits-Dismissal of Mr. Duane-R. B. Ta.
ney appointed-Removal of Deposits-Commercial distress.

CHAPTER II.

French Treaty-Payment of Indemnity Refused-Neglect of French Go. .

vernment to procure Appropriations-Relations with Great Britain-Ar.

rangement as to West India Trade-Disadvantageous to American Navi-

gation-Treaties with Russia and Belgium-Relations with South America. 22

CHAPTER III.

South Carolina Legislature meet-Nullifying Acts-Union Convention-

Crisis-Course of Federal Government--Military Preparations-Meeting

of Congress-Proclamation of President-or Gov. HayneResignation

of Vice President-New Tariff Reported in House-President's Message,

asking new Powers-Mr. Calhoun's Speech-Enforcing Bill Reported-

Mr. Calhoun's Resolutions as to Federal Powers--Mr. Grundy's—Mr. Clay.

ton's-Resolutions of State Legislatures.

CHAPTER IV.

Tariff-Proceedings in House-In South Carolina–Enforcing Bill-Pro-

ceedings in Senate-Mr. Wilkins' Speech-Amendments-Mr. Clay pro-

poses Compromise-Discussion on do-Discussion on Enforcing Bill-Mr.

Calhoun's Speech-Mr. Webster's Reply-Mr. Forsyth's Amendments

Mr. Bibb's do—Bill passes Senate.

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CHAPTER V.

TARIFF CONTINUED—Proceedings in Senate-Proceedings in House on Enforc-

ing Bill-Passage of do-Passage of Tariff in Senate-Convention re-

assembled in South Carolina-Ordinance repealed-Ordinance passed, de-

claring Enforcing Bill void.

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CHAPTER VI.

Meeting of Congress-President's Message-Public Lands—Mr. Clay pro.

poses Land Bill-Proceedings in Senate-Proceedings in House-Bill pass-

es-Retained by the President-United States Bank-Public Deposits-

Three per cents-Bill on France-Proceedings in Congress.

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CHAPTER VII.

Treasury Report for 1832—Appropriations for Pensions—for support of Gov

ernment--for Naval Service—for Fortifications—for Military Service for

Indian Department-for District of Columbia—for Internal Improvement

-Light House Bill lost.

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CHAPTER VIII.

ENGLAND-Dissolution of Parliament- Elections-Meeting of Reformed

Parliament--Re-election of Speaker-Debate on Address-Condition of

Ireland-Bill for repressing Disturbances-Proclamation of Lord Lieuten.

ant-Suppression of Irish Volunteers-Do. of National Trades Union-Re.

form of Irish Church—Abolition of Slavery in Colonies-East India Com.

pany-Renewal of Charter-China Trade Free-Bank of England-Re.

newal of Charter-Factory Children Bill— Parochial Saving Banks Bill —

Reduction of Taxes—Tumult in Cold Bath Fields.

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CHAPTER X.

CONTINENTAL EUROPE-France-Policy of Louis Phillippe-Return of

French Army from Belgium-Meeting of Chambers in 1833—Duchess of

Berri-Prorogation of Chambers—Second Session of Chambers-Common

School System-American Indemnity.

PORTUGAL-Parties in Peninsula-Siege of Oporto—Algarves invaded-

Don Miguel's Fleet captured-Lisbon taken-Donna Maria proclaimed-

Measures of Don Pedro.

SPAIN–Salic Law abolished—Dissatisfaction of Don Carlos-Illness of

Ferdinand-Salic Law re-established-Again abolished-Death of Ferdi.

nand-Donna Maria Isabella proclaimedRebellious movements of Car.

lists—Liberal Policy of Regency.

TURKEY_War between the Pashas of Egypt and Syria-Capture of

Acre-Rebellion of Pasha of Egypt—War between him and the Porte-

Defeat of Grand Vizier-Interference of Russia—Peace and Annexation

of Syria and Palestine to Egypt—Treaty of Constantinople.

GREECE-Arrival of Otho-Greek Ministry-Courts of Justice estalished

-Departure of French Troops_Greek Church declared independent,

State of Commerce—Conspiracy suppressed.

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LOCAL HSTORY AND DOMESTIC OCCURRENCES.

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