A Statement Submitted in the Fur-seal Herd of Alaska ... by Henry W. Elliott. Dec. 15, 1913

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第 135 頁 - NOWELL (The witness was duly sworn by the chairman.) The CHAIRMAN. What is your full name, please?
第 122 頁 - ... giving and granting unto my said attorney full power and authority to do and perform all and every act and thing whatsoever requisite and necessary to be done in and about the premises, as fully to all intents and purposes as...
第 148 頁 - Alaska from complete extinction. It would be a great feather in Mr. Hay's cap, and also for that of Sir Michael, if such a modus for 1904 was agreed upon as was that of 1891. I have never said a word to Mr. Hay about this particular matter and the securing in 1891 of that modus vivendi which I urged in my report of 1890. I do not know whether I ought to. If you think it proper and will serve as a useful side light, I venture to ask that you see Mr. Hay and talk it over with him, for, really, the...
第 186 頁 - Shooting fur-seals in the open waters of the sea or ocean with the peculiar shot and bullet cartridges used involves an immense waste of seal life. Every seal that is merely wounded, and even if mortally wounded at the moment of shooting, dives and swims away instantly, to perish at some point far distant and to be never again seen by its human enemies ; it is ultimately destroyed, but it is lost, in so far as the hunters are concerned. If the seal is shot dead instantly, killed instantly, then it...
第 195 頁 - December 28, 1908, when it was transferred to the Bureau of Fisheries. The Commissioner of Fisheries has appointed a special board, composed of five members of the Bureau's staff who have personal knowledge of the Alaskan fur seals, and to this board...
第 199 頁 - ... before the tribunal at The Hague, when in truth and in fact the owner of said schooner at the time of its seizure was Herman Liebes. of San Francisco. The said HHD Peirce and Charles H. Townsend represented to the tribunal in the trial of said case that Alexander McLean, the captain of said vessel, was an American citizen, when in truth and fact he was a British subject and notoriously known as a pirate. (See pp. 754, 755, Hearing No. 12.) In Hearing No. 13...
第 29 頁 - Commerce and Labor, when they prosecuted and directed the killing of fur seals on the Pribilof Islands during the seasons of 1909, 1910, 1911, 1912, and 1913, to wit: I. On April 17, 1874, Congress passed an act, which was approved on the 22d following, entitled "An act to enable the Secretary of the Treasury to gather authentic information in regard to the condition of the fur-seal herd of Alaska, and for other purposes," etc. II. In obedience to the order of this act the Secretary appointed and...
第 60 頁 - Hearings on the fur-seal service before the House Committee on Expenditures in the Department of Commerce and Labor were continued throughout the fiscal year, and have not yet been concluded.
第 191 頁 - Undoubtedly, Mr. Chairman. And I may say that the other members of the Bureau of Fisheries and myself contributed everything within our power to bring about the signing of the treaty. The CHAIRMAN. Do you not think it would have been a good thing if this treaty had been entered into when Hay was Secretary of State? Dr. EVERMANN. A treaty of this kind ought to have been negotiated in the eighties, undoubtedly; the earlier the better; but even late is better than never at all.
第 122 頁 - A General Assignment, with Power of Attorney. Know all Men by these Presents, That I for value received, have sold, and by these presents do grant, assign, and convey unto (name of the assignee and description of the things assigned.) To Have and to Hold the same unto the said executors, administrators, and assigns forever, to and for the use of hereby constituting and appointing my true and lawful attorney irrevocable in my name, place, and stead...

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