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  • Notwithstanding the offices he had filled he died poor, and provision had to be made for his daughter out of the funds of the state.
  • However, the exercise of the pope's right of provision still left considerable scope for papal intervention, and the pope retained the annates.
  • Until other provision was made, the governor-general was to have a salary of £10,000, paid by the Commonwealth.
  • The Commonwealth legislation thus made provision for the aged poor in the three states which up to 1908 had not accepted the principle of old age pensions, and also for those who, owing to their having resided in more than one state, were debarred from receiving pension in any.
  • Application for admission to the Union was now made to Congress, and on the 31st of December 186 2 an enabling act was approved by President Lincoln admitting the state on the condition that a provision for the gradual abolition of slavery be inserted in the Constitution.
 

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