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CONFEDERATE STATES OF AMERICA.

1st Congress, 2d Session, (Aug. 18] 1862. p. v +?

57-92 + ix. Public. 1st Congress, 2d Session, (Aug. 18) 1862. p. (3).

Private. 1st Congress, 3d Session, (Jan. 12] 1863. p. viii +

93-170 + xx. Public. 1st Congress, 3d Session, (Jan. 12] 1863. p. 1-11.

Private. 1st Congress, 4th Session, (Dec. 7] 1863. p. vii +

171-252 + xxiii. Public. 1st Congress, 4th Session, [Dec. 7] 1863. p. 1-15.

Private. 2d Congress, 1st Session, [May 2] 1864. p. viïi +

253-288 + xii. Public. 2d Congress, 1st Session, (May 2] 1864. p. 1-18.

Private.

Bound in Vol. 2. (Continued from pre

vious page.)

STATUTES (Compilations, Revisions, Digests, Codes).
Statutes at Large (1862-64), from the institution of the gov-

ernment (Feb. 17, 1864). By James M. Matthews. (Contains)
constitution for the provisional government and permanent
constitution of Confederate States; (also) treaties concluded
by Confederate States with Indian tribes. Published by
authority of Confederate) congress.
2 vols. 8°.

Richmond, 1862-64.
Vol. 1 being provisional government, and Indian treaties.
Vol. 2 being permanent government.

CONSTITUTIONS. See “Statutes at Large,” compilations. Constitution of Confederate States. For copies of this constitu

tion see ordinances and constitution of Alabama, Montgomery, 1861, and Mississippi laws of called session, Dec. 1862.

CONNECTICUT.

HISTORICAL. 1606. Territory included in grant to Plymouth Company (no settlement

followed immediately). 1609, 1614. Discoveries by Henry Hudson and Adrian Block (Blok),

and establishment of trading posts by the Dutch. 1636. First permanent settlement by English from Massachusetts at

Hartford, Wethersfield and Windsor. 1637. First General Court met May 1st. 1638. First constitution of Connecticut (the first written constitution

in America) adopted at a convention held at Hartford, Jan. 14. 1638. New Haven Colony established. 1662. Charter of Connecticut granted by Charles II to John Winthrop

and others, uniting the two colonies. 1686-89. Usurpation of Andros. 1689. Government under charter resumed. Charter recognized by

William and Mary. 1774. Delegates sent to Continental Congress. 1788. United States constitution ratified January 9. 1873. Hartford made sole capital of State.

Johnston's History of Connecticut. (“American Commonwealths.")

U. S. Charters and Const's, Part I, p. 249.

BIBLIOGRAPHY. Title of legislative body “General Court or Assembly of the Governor

and Company of the State of Connecticut." Title of legislative body first appears as “General Assembly” at the

May session, 1819. Session laws called “Acts and Laws 1784. Session laws called “Public Acts,” and “Resolves and Private Acts,"

at and after the May session, 1837. Connecticut Statute Laws (1900). A bibliographical list of editions

of Connecticut laws from the earliest issues to 1836. Compiled by Albert Carlos Bates. [Copyright by the Acorn Club.) (6) + 120 p. 4to.

[Hartford), 1900.

CHARTER.
Charter of Connecticut (1662), by Charles II to John Winthrop,

John Mason, Samuel Wyllys and others, covering colony of
Connecticut. Dated Apr. 23, 1662. [Contained in U. S.
Charters and Constitutions, Part I, p. 252, where it is said:
“the colonies of Hartford and New Haven had continued
separate until they accepted this charter from King Charles,
Apr. 20, 1665. An attempt was made in 1687 to repeal this
charter, but the colonists refused to surrender it, and after
the accession of William and Mary, in 1689, it was again recog-
nized.")

Note. Albert Carlos Bates in “Connecticut Statute Laws" shows folio copy of the charter printed and sold by Timothy Green at New London, 1718. (1 leaf + 1-6 p.) Another folio copy of charter is bound in copy of Acts and Laws of 1715.

A copy of the charter is prefixed to the Acts and Laws of 1750 and to the Acts and Laws of 1769. Another copy of the charter with a sketch of the circumstances, etc., which led to its grant, and the attempt to secure its surrender, will be found in “Statutes, Compilations,” etc., post.

SESSION LAWS (Folio). Colony “Public Acts and Laws" prior to 1715; The following public

Acts and Laws covering the period from 1673 to 1702 are

shown in Albert Carlos Bates' “ Connecticut Statute Laws: (1) Book of General Laws (1673), collected out of records of the

general court. Lately revised and with some emendations and
additions, established and published by authority of the general
court. Printed by Samuel Green.
1 leaf + (2) + 1-71 + (4) p. Folio.

Cambridge, 1673. “The edition is not known, but in May 1677, 'fower hundred copies remained

yet unpayd for.' (2) Acts and Laws (1702), of His Majesties colony of Connecticut in

New England. Printed by Bartholomew Green and John Allen. 1 leaf + 1-118 p. Folio.

Boston, 1702. (3) Acts and Laws (1709), passed by general court or assembly of

Her Majesties colony of Connecticut in New England. Printed
by Thomas Short.
119 (?)-142 p. Folio.

New London, 1709. Acts and Laws (1715), reprinted and sold by Timothy Green. [Does

not contain a table or copy of charter.)
(1) + 505 p. Folio.

New London, 1715. Note. In Albert Carlos Bates' " Connecticut Statute Laws, concerning this edition, it is said: “This edition of 1540 copies consists of a reprint of the revision of 1702, extending to p. 119, followed by a reprint of the laws passed at subsequent sessions pp. 120–210. Copies of this edition frequently lack the original table at the end of the volume and have bound in following the title, the charter and table printed in 1729."

Commencing with p. 211 and continuing through to the end of the

volume, p. 505, are appended original Acts and Laws of sessions

subsequent to 1715, shown below:Reprints, Session, Oct. 8, 1702. p. 120. Reprints, Session, May 13, 1703. p. 120-122. Reprints, Session, Oct. 14, 1703. p. 122-124. Reprints, Session, May 11, 1704. p. 125. Reprints, Session, Oct. 12, 1704. p. 125-126. Reprints, Session, May 10, 1705. p. 126–128. Reprints, Session, May 9, 1706. p. 128–129. Reprints, Session, Oct. 10, 1706. p. 129–132. Reprints, Session, May 8, 1707. p. 132–133. Reprints, Session, Oct. 9, 1707. p. 133. Reprints, Session, Dec. 17, 1707. p. 133. Reprints, Session, May 13, 1708. p. 133-138. Reprints, Session, Oct. 14, 1708. p. 138–142. Reprints, Session, May 12, 1709. p. 143-144. Reprints, Session, June 8, 1709. p. 145–147. Reprints, Session, Oct. 13, 1709.

. Reprints, Session, May 11, 1710. p. 152-154. Reprints, Session, Aug. 4, 1710. p. 154-155. Reprints, Session, Oct. 12, 1710. p. 155–156. Reprints, Session, May 10, 1711. p. 157–170. Reprints, Session, June 19, 1711. p. 171-173. . Reprints, Session, Oct. 11, 1711. p. 174. Reprints, Session, May 8, 1712. p. 175-182. Reprints, Session, Oct. 9, 1712. P. 183–184. Reprints, Session, May 14, 1713. P. 185–188. Reprints, Session, Oct. 8, 1713. p. 189–192. Reprints, Session, May 13, 1714. p. 193–196. Reprints, Session, Oct. 14, 1714. p. 197-200. Reprints, Session, May 12, 1715. p. 201-205. Reprints, Session, Oct. 13, 1715. p. 206-210.

p. 147-151.

Original Acts and Laws subsequent to 1715, bound at end of this

volume. (See note ante): Session, May 10, 1716. p. 211-214. Session, Oct. 11, 1716. p. 215-218.

.
Session, May 9, 1717. p. 219-221.
Session, Oct. 10, 1717. p. 223-232.
Session, May 8, 1718. p. 233-236.
Session, Oct. 9, 1718. p. 237–240.
Session, May 14, 1719. p. 241-244.
Session, Oct. 8, 1719. p. 245-252.
Session, May 12, 1720. p. 253–256.
Session, Oct. 13, 1720. p. 257–260.
Session, May 11, 1721. p. 261–266.
Session, Oct. 12, 1721. p. 267-272.
Session, May 10, 1722.

p. 273-274.
Session, Oct. 11, 1722. p. 275-286.
Session, May 9, 1723. p. 287–294.
Session, Oct. 10, 1723. p. 295-298.
Session, May 14, 1724. p. 299–303.
Session, Oct. 8, 1724. p. 305–310.
Session, May 13, 1725. p. 311-312.
Session, Oct. 14, 1725. p. 313–315.
Session, May 12, 1726. p. 317-328.
Session, Oct. 13, 1726. p. 329-336.
Session, May 11, 1727. p. 337–342.
Session, Oct. 12, 1727. p. 343–350.
Session, May 9, 1728. p. 351-356.
Session, Oct. 10, 1728. p. 357–364.
Session, May 8, 1729. p. 365-368.
Session, Oct. 9, 1729. p. 369-372.
Session, May 14, 1730. p. 373–376.
Session, Oct. 8, 1730. p. 377–379.
Session, May 13, 1731. p. 381-386.
Session, Oct. 14, 1731. p. 387–389.
Session, May 11, 1732. p. 391–398.
Session, Oct. 12, 1732. p. 399–102.
Adjourned Session, Feb. 15, 1732 (3). p. 403-104.
Session, May 10, 1733. p. 405-416.
Session, Oct. 11, 1733. p. 417-420.
Session, May 9, 1734. p. 421-426.
Session, Oct. 10, 1734. p. 127-129.
Session, May 8, 1735. p. 431-436.
Session, Oct. 9, 1735.

p. 137-439.

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