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" I have voluntarily given no aid, countenance, counsel, or encouragement to persons engaged in armed hostility thereto; that I have neither sought, nor accepted, nor attempted to exercise the functions of any office whatever, under any authority or pretended... "
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The Best School: West Point, 1833-1866

James L. Morrison - Education - 1998 - 255 pages
...candidate swear he had never borne arms against the United States, given aid to her enemies, held office "under any authority or pretended authority in hostility to the United States," or upheld "any pretended government, authority, power, or constitution within the United States, hostile...
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The Anglo-Irish War, 1916-1921: A People's War

William Henry Kautt, William Kautt - History - 1999 - 183 pages
...to any pretended Government, Authority or Power, within Ireland hostile or inimical thereto; and 1 do further swear or affirm, that to the best of my knowledge and ability I shall support and defend the Irish Republic, and the Government of the Irish Republic,...
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General Crook and the Western Frontier

Charles M. Robinson - Biography & Autobiography - 2001 - 386 pages
...of office on July 21 , 1864. In keeping with the wartime situation, the oath form stated that he had not "yielded a voluntary SUPPORT to any PRETENDED...WITHIN the United States, HOSTILE or INIMICAL thereto," meaning, specifically, the Confederate Government. (Crook to Thomas, July 21, 1865, ACP — Crook;...
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The Union on Trial: The Political Journals of Judge William Barclay Napton ...

William Barclay Napton - Biography & Autobiography - 2005 - 631 pages
...thereto; that I have neither sought nor accepted nor attempted to exercise the functions of any office whatever under any authority or pretended authority...government, authority, power or constitution within effort. ANB, 3:614-15; BDAC, 895. Joseph Medill (1823-1899), owner and editor of the Chicago Tribune,...
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Blooding the Regiment: An Account of the 22d Wisconsin's Long and Difficult ...

Richard H. Groves - History - 2005 - 384 pages
...thereto; that I have neither sought nor accepted nor attempted to exercise the functions of any office whatever, under any authority or pretended authority,...States; that I have not yielded a voluntary support of any Government, authority, power, or constitution within the United States, hostile or inimical...
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1972: A Novel of Ireland's Unfinished Revolution

Morgan Llywelyn - Fiction - 2005 - 365 pages
...Reverently holding a folded Irish tricolour in his hands, he recited, "I do solemnly swear that to the best of my knowledge and ability I will support and defend the Irish Republic against all enemies, foreign and domestic, and that I will bear true faith and allegiance...
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Democracy's Privileged Few: Legislative Privilege and Democratic Norms in ...

Joshua A. Chafetz - Law - 2007 - 307 pages
...accepted nor attempted to exercise the functions of any office whatever, under any authority or pretend authority in hostility to the United States; that...constitution within the United States, hostile or inimical thereto.166 In the war's aftermath, the test oath led to several controversies. In the Fortieth Congress,...
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Canaan: A Novel

Donald McCaig - Fiction - 2007 - 426 pages
...thereto; that I have neither sought nor accepted nor attempted to exercise the functions of any office whatever under any authority or pretended authority...voluntary support to any pretended government, authority or constitution within the United States hostile or inimical thereto; and I do further swear (or affirm)...
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