Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Massachusetts” in chapter 20 of George Ticknor, Life, letters and journals of George Ticknor:

... course. The fifth section of the eighth article of their Constitution is explicit, in depriving the Legislature of the power to authorize a suspension of specie payments. (I do not think that in Massachusetts you have any such clause, but I am not sure.) This will be a notable example of the difficulty caused by the absence of any living sovereign body, for the people of the State of New York can only spe...
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Massachusetts (Massachusetts, United States) 30,598 34 0 0 0 user votes

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