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FRED. H. HARTMAN, PROHIBITION.
s GEORGE LONG, REPUBLICAN. 1 1 ■■ ■ ■■'■■■ JAMES RITTENHOUSE, DEMOCRATIC. FOR COUNTY TREASURER. VOTE FOR ONE. HARRY W. DILWORTH, REPUBLICAN. NICHOLAS BOSLEY MERRYMAN, DEMOCRATIC. ROBERT D. MOORE, PROHIBITION. FOR COUNTY COMMISSIONERS. VOTE FOR THREE. WILLIAM BYERLY, . DEMOCRATIC. ROBERT CARON, PROHIBITION. ASA B. GARDINER, Jr., REPUBLICAN. ALEXANDER GUTHRIE, PROHIBITION. LEWIS JONES, PROHIBITION. JOHN H. KEENEY, REPUBLICAN. HENRY P. MANN, DEMOCRATIC. CHARLES L. MATTFELDT, DEMOCRATIC. AUGUST WEIS, REPUBLICAN. HARRY S. MORFOOT, DEMOCRATIC. WILLIAM S. NORRIS, PROHIBITION. THOMAS M. SHAMBERGER, REPUKJCAN. ALFRED S. SMITH, REPUBLICAN. CHARLES M. SNYDER, DEMOCRATIC. J. FRANK SUPPLEE, Jr., REPUBLICAN. J. HENRY VOLZ, REPUBLICAN. OLIVER L. WRIGHT, PROHIBITION. # application to be registered, presented to the officers of registration by any person applying to be registered under the above fifth clause, shall be carefully ” preserved by said officers of registration and shall be produced in any Court, if required, as hereinafter provided. The affidavit of any applicant for registration, duly made to the officers of registration or in Court, that he, the applicant, is a person who was entitled J to vote on or before the first day of January, in the year eighteen hundred and sixty-nine, as aforesaid, or that he has become a naturalized citizen of the United I States between the first day of January, in the year elgnHefl hufidrcd and sixty nine, and the date of the adoption of this Section of this Article, as aforesaid, or his affidavit upon information and belief that he is a descendant of a person who was entitled to vote on or before the first day of January, in the year eighteen hundred and sixty-nine, or that he is a descendant of a person who has become a naturalized citizen of the United States between the first day of January, in the year eighteen hundred and sixty-nine, and the date of the adop tion of this section of this article, shall be prima facie evidence of any of said facts so sworn to. A wilfully false statement upon the part of any applicant for registration in relation to any of the matters aforesaid shall be perjury and punishable as perjury is punished by the laws of this State. Any person who feels aggrieved by the action of any board of officers of registration in refusing to register him as a qualified voter, or in registering any disqualified person, may at any time, either before or after the last session of the board of officers of registration, but not later than the Tuesday next preceding the election, file a petition, verified by affidavit, in the Circuit Court for .the county in which the cause of complaint arises, or, if the cause of complaint arises in Baltimore City, in any court of common law. jurisdiction in said city, setting forth the grounds of his application and asking to have the action of the board of officers of registration corrected. The court shall forthwith set the . petition for hearing and direct summons to be issued requiring the board of officers of registration complained against in said petition to attend at the hearing in person or by counsel, and wjiere the object of the petition is to strike off the name of. any person, summons shall also be issued for such person, which shall be served by the Sheriff within the time therein designated; and said several courts shall have full jurisdiction and power to review the action of any board of officers of registration and to grant or withhold, as it may deem lawful and proper, the relief prayed for in the premises. In determining whether any person who applied to be registered under the above fifth clause of this section was or was not entitled to be registered under said fifth clause, the court shall require the board of officers of regis tration complained against to produce the written application prepared and submitted by such person at the time he presented himself for registration to said board of officers of registration, and upon said written application the court shall determine whether or not said person, when he presented himself for registration, complied with the requirements of said fifth clause; and if the court shall determine that said written application, so prepared and submitted by said person, complied with the requirements of said f fth clause, and that said person was not disqualified under any other provision of this Article of the Constitution to be registered upon the books of registry in question, then the Court shall order said person to be registered as a qualified voter,but if the Court - shall determine that said written application of said person failed to comply with the requirements of said fifth clause, or that said person was in any other respect under this Article of the Constitution disqualified to be registered upon the books of registry in question, then the Court shall order that said person shall not be registered upon said books of registry. The Court may enforce any order by attachment for contempt in said cases; neither party shall have any right of removal; exception may be taken to any ruling of the court at the hearing of said cases and an appeal shall be allowed to the Court of Appeals as in other cases; all such appeals shall be taken within five days from the date of the decision complained of, and shall be heard and decided by the Court of Appeals upon the original papers, or otherwise, as the Court of Appeals may by rule prescribe, as soon as may be practicable. The General Assembly shall have power to provide more fully by legislation not inconsistent with this section of this Article, for the hearing and determina tion of all such cases. Sec. 2. And be it further enacted by the authority aforesaid. That the aforegoing section hereby proposed as an amendment to the Constitution of this State shall be at the next General Election for members of the General Assembly to be held in this State, submitted to the legal and qualified voters thereof for their adoption or rejection, in pursuance of the directions contained in Article XIV of the Constitution of this State, and at said general election the vote on the said proposed amendment shall be by ballot, and upon each ballot there shall be printed the words “For the Constitutional Amendment” and “Against the Constitutional Amendment” as now prescribed by law, and immediately after said election due returns shall be made to the Governor of the vote for and against said proposed amendment, as directed by the said Article XIV of the Constitution. FOR CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT. AGAINST CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT.