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Attorney-General {Wade H. Ellis !2 years.. [January, 1309.,. .f $4,600

Chief Justice.,. [John A. Shauck )6 years.. 1 February 9, 1907. | 4,000

All State officials Republicans except Governor (D.). By constitutional amendment tonus of officers, beginning January 1, 1906, were extended to January 1,. 1909, and term of Auditor, beginning January 1, 1904, was extended to January 1, 1909. OKLAHOMA (TEKBITOBY)—CAPITAL, GUTHRIE.

Governor (Frank Frantz |4 years.. [January 13, 1910.1 $3,000

Secretary iWilllam Grimes 14 years. . 1 January 13, 1906. 1,800

Cbief Justice. [John H. Burford 14 years.. jFebruary, 1900...| 3,000

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All State officials Republican except Governor <D.).

PENNSYLVANIA—CAPITAL, HARRISBUKG.

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Governor j Samuel H. Elrod 2 years

Lieutenant-Governor . .. . |John E. McDougai.. °

Seeretarv of State David D. Wipf

Auditor* 'J- J?- Halladay

Treasurer |C. **. Collins

Attorney-General Philo Hal)

Chief Justice [Richard Haney

Supt. Public .instruction. | G. W. Nash

Com. School &__B_Hb; I±1^1C;J- Bach

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rv.ntroller |Frank Dibrill 2 years

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1Over 6 per cent cannot bs collected by law. *Thrte years for merchants. ONot witnessed six years. «Not on notes or drafts on demand. cNot courts of record five years. "When return not made on execution, ten ye^rs. 'Rate prevailing In another I State permitted on evidence of indebtedness wholly secured by mortgage on property II in the other State. - ^ffl

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CAUSES FOR ABSOLUTE DIVORCE

no dWoixe6!^.111 a11 StateS and Torxitories excepting South Carolina, which has

Idahomio^en^7Tc,1Jr,an>JeXC^>tI?seArJ?on,a' California. Connecticut, the Dakotaa, iaano, lowa, Louisiana, New-York, South Carolina rl exas and Vermont

Desertion.—In all except New-York and South Carolina, as follows- Period— fclx months abandonment, Arizona. One ye^r. in Alaska, Arkansas, California Colorado, the Dakotas, Florida, Idaho, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana Minnesota Missouri Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, Washington, Wisconsin and WyomSgf two feSs In Alabama, District of Columbia, Illinois, Indiana Iowa, Michigan, Mississippi, Nebraska North Carolina, Pennsylvania and Tennessee; three years, in Delaware, Georgia Maine Maryland, Massachusetts, New-Hampshire, New-Jersey, Ohio Texas and West Virginia; five years, in Rhode Island, or shorter term (in discretion of court), and Virginia; seven years, in Connecticut and Vermont.

«a« +?^itu^ ^^inkenness.—In all except Maryland, New-Jersey, New-Yorkl North Carolina, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Texas, Vermont, Virginia and West Virginia. Also intoxication from opium habit in Maine, Massachusetts' and Rhode Island, and in Rhode Island for intemperate use of morphine and chloral.

Cruelty, Inhuman Treatment, etc,—In all except Maryland, New-Jersey, New-lork, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia and West Virginia. Fo^ this cause in Alabama, Kentucky and Tennessee divon* is granted to the wife only

Felony or Other Infamous Crime.—In all except the District of Columbia. Florida, Maine, New-Jersey, New-York, North Carolina and South Carolina.

Neglect to Support Wife.—For six months, Arizona; for one year, California, Colorado, the Dakotas. Idaho. Nevada and Wyoming; for two years, Indianafor three years, Delaware and New-Hampshire; time not specified, Maine Massachusetts, Michigan, Nebraska. New-Mexico, Rhode Island, Tennessee, Utah, Vermont Washington and Wisconsin (at discretion of court;.

Other Causes.—Voluntary separation—Kentucky and Wisconsin. Former husband or wife living—Arkansas, Colorado, District of Columbia, Florida, Illinois, Kansas, Mississippi, Missouri. Montana. New-Jersey, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Tennessee. If member of religious sect which believes marriage unlawful—Kentucky, Massachusetts and New-Hampshire. Indicted for felony and fug tive from justice—Louisiana and \ irginia. Husband Indicted for felony and a fugitive—North Carolina. Refusal of a wife to "remove with her husband to this State"—Tennessee. Indignities to the person of the other to render his or her condition intolerable—Alaska, Arkansas, Missouri, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Washington and Wyoming. Conduct rendering it unsafe for wife to live with husband, oi turning wife out of doors—Tennessee. Violent and ungovernable temper—Florida. Attempt by either upon the life of the other— Illinois, Louisiana and Tennessee. Gros3 neglect of duty—Kansas and Ohio. Wife given to intoxication—Wisconsin. Husband a vagrant—Missouri and Wyoming. Mental incapacity at time of marriage-—District of Columbia, Georgia and Mississippi. Incurable chronic mania, or dementia, ot ten years or more existence—Washington. Incurable insanity—North Dakota (act of March G, 1899). Insanity—Idaho (by a recent act). Insanity for four years or confinement 5n an asylum or adjudged insane*by a committee—Florida and Utah. Any cause rendering, marriage or.gmally void—Maryland and Rhode Island. (See "Marriage Laws.") Marriage within prohibited degrees— Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, New-Jersey and Pennsylvania. Marriage by duress or fraud—Connecticut, Georgia, Kansas, Kentucky, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Washington. Marriage of either party und<-r the age of consent—Delaware. When either party has obtained a divorce in another State—Florida, Michigan and Ohio. Defamation—Louisiana. Any other cause deemed by a court sufficient and when the court shall be satisfied that the couple can no longer live together—Washington- Insanity for six years—Idaho.

Limited Divorce.—Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, District of Columbia, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota (in favor of wife only), Nebraska, New-Jersey, New-York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania (in favor of wife only), Rhode Island, Tennessee (in favor of wife only), Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia and Wisconsin,

Previous Residence Required.—Five years, Massachusetts (if when married both parties were residents three years); three years, Connecticut, New-Jersey, District of Columbia; two years, Alaska, Florida (except in case of adultery), Hawaii Indiana, Maryland, Michigan (when the cause for divorce occurred out of 'the State,, otherwise one year), North Carolina, Rhode Island, Tennessee; one year Alabama, California (abandonment, three years), Arkansas and Vermont (if cause occurred out of the State), Colorado (unless cause for divorce occurred within the State or while one or both of the parties resided in the State), Illinois (same as Colorado) Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky (if cause ocrurret out of the State plaintiff must have been a resident of the State at the time of occurrence), Maine, Minnesota, Missis

3&Less than one year after divorce. J eFirst cousins. "Step-relatives. 38Clandestine marriages of women under eixteer. ^Persons divorced less than two years. 20Penalty of fine of $100 to $1,000, and imprisonment. 21Less than six months after divorce. Louisiana and some other States restrict divorced persons from remarriage for ten months- NoTth Dakota, three moMfcs after divorce. ^Publication of an edict by the municipal judge for fifteen days is required. 33Also great nephews and great nieces. 2*Males under age of fourteen ar.d females under age of twelve. "Also between Kuaidians and wards, parents and adopted children. ^6Also marriages not properly celebrated as provided in Civil Code, Art. 100. *7Also knowledge that former husband or wifo is living.

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