Further, if the Sabbaths fell on each 7th day through the year, any indication by dated documents of a falling off in the number of transactions on the 7th day of the month must obviously be completely disguised.
During the prosecution Giolitti abused his position as premier to abstract documents bearing on the case.
Here he sometimes attains, even in details, to divinations of the truth afterwards confirmed by new documents and later research.
His letters, simple and conversational in style, have a deep historical and political interest, and form documents of the first value for the history of the period.
In other cases he tampers with the documents which he inserts (as, for instance, with the text of Magna Carta).
In the spring of this year Garrison issued his Thoughts on African Colonization, in which he showed by ample citations from official documents that the American Colonization Society was organized in the interest of slavery, and that in offering itself to the people of the North as a practical remedy for that system it was guilty of deception.
It is not the object of this article to deal further with the history of antique seals (see Numismatics; also Gems, Jewelry and Ring), but to give some account of European seals of the middle ages, when the revival of their use for the authentication of documents resulted in their universal employment among all classes of society.
Before the Norman Conquest England had two official tongues; documents Sicily.
See Lettres de Catherine de Medicis, edited b y Hector de la Ferriere (Paris, 1830, seq.), in the Collection de documents inedits sur l'histoire de France; A.
They rode out in state together, and if he kept cap in hand as a subject she would snatch it from him and clap it on his head again; while in graver things she took all due or possible care to gratify his ambition, by the insertion of a clause in their contract of marriage which made their joint signature necessary to all documents of state issued under the sign-manual.