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THE

AMERICAN

ANNU AL 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.

CHAPTER I.

Pago.

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.

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CHAPTER II.

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

vernment to procuro 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--of Gov. Hayne-Resignation

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.

tons—Resolutions of State Legislatures.

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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.

TARIFP 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assembled in South Carolina-Ordinance repealed-Ordinance passed, de-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 Sonate-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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Page.

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 Columnbia—for Internal Improvenient

-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 proclaimed-Rebellious movements of Car-

lists—Liberal Policy of Regency.

TURKEY_War between the Pashas of Egypt and Syria- Capture of

Adre-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 Cominerce-Conspiracy suppressed.

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LOCAL HSTORY AND DOMESTIC OCCURRENCES.

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