A share in tribal occupancy does not qualify for a vote.
The Spaniards during their occupancy of Tunis strengthened the kasbah and built an aqueduct to supply it with water.
The church of Notre-Dame, built during the English occupancy of Calais, has a fine high altar of the 17th century; its lofty tower serves as a landmark for sailors.
He determined that Cuba should not be taken over by the United States, as all Europe expected it would be, and an influential section of his own party hoped it would be, but should be given every opportunity to govern itself as an independent republic; by assuming supervision of the finances of San Domingo, he put an end to controversies in that unstable republic, which threatened to disturb the peace of Europe; and he personally inspired the body of administrative officials in the Philippines, in Porto Rico and (during American occupancy) in Cuba, who for efficiency and unselfish devotion to duty compare favourably with any similar body in the world.
The population of the immigrant colony was 792,666, consisting mainly of thriving and prosperous peasants with occupancy rights in holdings of about 28 acres each.
The vice-presidents cannot be candidates for the presidency during their occupancy of the supreme executive office, nor can the ministers of state, nor the generalin-chief of the army, while in the exercise of their official duties.
Ludolf intimates that its occupancy had been taken from them in his own time after it had been held "for more than a century."
"Theologus nascitur in scripturis," he used to say; but during his occupancy of the theological chair he lectured at various times upon other branches of theology also.
No " occupancy " rights based on continuous cultivation are recognized in Oudh, but similar rights, here known as " sub-proprietary," were granted to all those who had possessed them within thirty years before annexation.
Ega de Queiroz (q.v.) founded the Naturalist school in Portugal by a powerful book written in 1871, but only published in 1875, under the title The Crime of Father Amara; and two of his great romances, Cousin Basil '' and Os Maias, were written during his occupancy of consular posts in England.
Notwithstanding the good claim to their province which the Dutch had established by discovery and occupancy, the government of Great Britain, basing its claim to the same territory on Cabot's discovery (1498), the patent to the London and Plymouth companies (1606), and the patent to the Council for New England (1620), contended that the Dutch were intruders.
The progress in the acquisition of occupancy rights by tenants may be judged from the fact that, whereas in 1877 it was stated of the Champaran district that the cultivator had hardly acquired any permanent interest in the soil, the settlement officer in 1900 reported that 87% of the occupied area was in the possession of tenants with occupancy rights or holding at fixed rates.
In official usage the term is applied to any person, whether owner of a large estate or cultivating member of a village community, who is recognized as possessing some property in the soil, as opposed to the ryot, who is regarded as having only a right of occupancy, subject in both cases to payment of the land revenue assessed on his holding.
The only privileged class of tenants are those possessing " occupancy " rights, as defined by statute.
This inquiry proved, what few in Ireland doubted, that the prices paid for occupancy interest or tenant right increased as the landlord's rent was cut down.
" Occupancy " rights are acquired by continuous cultivation for ten years, but the cultivation need not be of the same holding.
The magnitude of the task he had accomplished is shown by the preceding pages, and it need only be added that the transformation effected in Egypt and the Sudan, during his twenty-fout years occupancy of the British Agency, was carried out in every department under his guidance and inspiration.
Here and there the floors were formed of tiles or alabaster blocks, but in general they were of stamped clay, on which were spread at the time of occupancy mats and rugs.
In this department he lays down the moral axiom " that the labourer is entitled to the fruit of his own labour " as the principle on which complete rights of property are founded; maintaining that occupancy alone would only confer a transient right of possession during use.
In 1627 Governor William Bradford of Plymouth protested by letter to the Dutch against their occupancy, and this warning from the Pilgrims was repeated at least twice.
As the field of existence is limited and preoccupied, it is only the hardier, more robust, better-suited-tocircumstance individuals, who are able to struggle forward to maturity, these inhabiting only the situations to which they have superior adaptation and greater power of occupancy than any other kind; the weaker and less circumstance-suited being prematurely destroyed.
At the same time the possible hardships, as regards the cultivator, of this absolute right of property vested in the owner have been anticipated by the recognition of occupancy rights or fixity of tenure, under certain conditions.
The excavations at Nippur were the first to reveal to us the extreme antiquity of Babylonian civilization, and, as already stated, they give us the best consecutive record of the development of that civilization, with a continuous occupancy from a period of unknown antiquity, long ante-dating 5000 B.C., onward to the middle ages.
Nevada ("Nevada City" until 1869) was platted in 1855, was burned down in 1863 during the occupancy by the state militia in war time, was incorporated as a town in 1869, was entered by the first railway in 1870, and was chartered as a city in 1880.
General Winfield Scott was sent to take command on the Maine frontier, and on the 21st of March 1839 he arranged a truce and a joint occupancy of the territory in dispute until a satisfactory settlement should be reached by the United States and Great Britain.
By these treaties, negotiated in 1866, the Cherokees gave the United States permission to settle other Indians on what was approximately the western half of their domain; the Seminoles, to whom the Creeks in 1855 had granted as their portion the strip between the Canadian river and its North Fork, ceded all of theirs, and the Creeks, Choctaws and Chickasaws ceded the western half of theirs back to the United States for occupancy by freedmen or other Indians.
Seven-tenths of a cubic metre of animal bones were found: deer, bear, wolf, raccoon, opossum, beaver, buffalo, elk, turkey, woodchuck, tortoise and hog; all contemporary with man's occupancy.
Lambert declared himself sovereign and sole possessor of the group (which he renamed Islands of Refreshment) " grounding my right and claim on the rational and sure ground of absolute occupancy."
It differs, however, from all other Arthropoda in such important respects that a special class, equivalent in rank to the old-established Arthropod classes, had been created for its sole occupancy.
Peripatus, though indubitably an Arthropod, differs in such important respects from all the old-established Arthropod classes, that a special class, equivalent in rank to the others, and called Prototracheata or Onychophora, has had, as we have seen, to be created for its sole occupancy.
The recovery of possession of an assured agricultural occupancy is the same as for an assured agricultural occupancy is the same as for an assured tenancy except that Ground 16 is not available.
bed occupancy rates for the spread of superbugs.
The impact of occupancy here brought no bluegrass, or other plant fitted to withstand the bumps and buffetings of hard use.
shareD OCCUPANCY - The charge for smaller groups sharing the bunkhouse with other users is £ 15 per person per night.
Residues with alternate conformations (using shelx occupancies) were getting marked as zero occupancy atoms.
Associated costs may be a financial disincentive to taking up occupancy of the new premises.
Limiting the occupancy to eight anglers enables the staff to provide exceptional personalized guest service.
As we noted above, such mixing requires orbital occupancy corresponding to the doubly excited state of 5c.
This is based on 4 person occupancy and includes flights and a 4x4 jeep for the duration.
occupancy of agricultural dwellings.
occupancy of a double room or twin room of 35% off the normal rate for 2 people.
To secure victory next time, the Democrats have to prevent the Republicans from assuming sole occupancy of the moral high ground.
Note however that the FZC orbitals must precede the orbitals permitted variable occupancy in the active list.
Any group taking sole occupancy of a chalet can upgrade their service to classic plus for £ 40 per adult per week.
There is a discount for single occupancy of a double room or twin room of 35% off the normal rate for 2 people.
The group rate is $ 96 single, $ 108 double occupancy, plus 11% tax.
What is the maximum occupancy of a deluxe cabin?
Mr McKay: We know the problems that houses in multiple occupancy can create for people living in normal family homes.
occupancy supplement is £ 57 per night.
occupancy sensor could save in the region of £ 300 per year.
All atoms belonging to the same occupancy group have the same shift applied during occupancy refinement.
occupancy vehicle lanes should be encouraged along with the use of advanced stop lines at traffic lights.
occupancy rates in the single digits.
You will join a team of two existing receptionists in this busy multi occupancy building.
In the last ten years there has been an increase in bed occupancy from 75 percent to 95 percent.
rolling stock - higher occupancy, higher rate of operating time.
Policy measures would aim at a more efficient use of rolling stock - higher occupancy, higher rate of operating time.
The cost of a night on a twin/share, room-only basis is £ 30 (single occupancy supplement: £ 30 ).
supplements for low occupancy of rooms.
In 1894 Congress passed the "Carey Act" which authorizes the Secretary of the Interior, with the approval of the President, to donate to each of the states in which there are Federal desert lands as much of such lands (less than 1,000,000 acres) as the state may apply for, on condition that the state reclaim by irrigation, cultivation and occupancy not less than 20 acres of each 160-acre tract within ten years, and under the operation of this Act the state chose 432,203 acres for reclamation, mostly in the basin of the Deschutes river.
The cost of a night on a twin/share, room-only basis is £ 30 (single occupancy supplement: £ 30).
A reduction in room occupancy may increase the charges for the remaining passengers by the application of supplements for low occupancy of rooms.
If you have two young children who are close in age, or twins, you will want to consider a multiple occupancy stroller.
You will expected to leave the premises in the same condition as when you took occupancy minus reasonable wear-and-tear.
Occupancy thermostats are simple in that you press a button to turn activate the device and then a button to tell the unit how long you want it on.
The Empress of the Seas is the line's smallest ship, and after major renovation in early 2004 she can now accommodate 1,600 passengers at double occupancy (two guests per cabin).
A grand total of 4,600 passengers will be able to take advantage of the incredible sponsored rate of only $348 for two passengers based on double occupancy in each cruise ship cabin.
One way to save on energy in the kitchen is to install an occupancy sensor.
The website nursing home ratings provides a state-by-state, clickable guide to let you find specific nursing homes in your area and review their occupancy rates as well as their individual scorecards.
Many hotels and resorts require a room to be booked at a double occupancy rate whether there is one person or two.
If you are a single, ask your travel agent or the hotel if you can avoid paying the double occupancy fee since you are alone; they may be able to give you a discounted rate on the room.
Unlike hotel room rates that tend to decrease as you get closer to the occupancy date, rental car prices often increase as you get closer to the rental date.
When booking solo luxury trips keep in mind that you may have to dig a bit deeper as many single occupancy rooms in high-end hotels can be more expensive.
Prices start at $2,700, based on double occupancy.
It is often used to clean nursing homes and other high occupancy buildings.
The homeowners association (HOA) chose the policy provider based on the recommendations of the board members while also taking into consideration any financial limitations based on occupancy of the building.
Along with form 5405, taxpayers must submit a copy of the certificate of occupancy for new homes or, for mobile homes, a copy of the executed sales contract.
Additionally, they must provide the IRS with a copy of a certificate of occupancy or executed sales contract or settlement statement.
high, and the floor is strewn with rocky fragments, among which are found numerous half-burnt torches made of canes, and other signs of prehistoric occupancy.
bed linen etc supplied for max occupancy.
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