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On November 22, he issued a proclamation prohibiting the importation of provisions from England.
Earlier in 1651, Parliament had passed a law prohibiting foreign vessels from trading with the American colonists.
Origen, Ambrose, and Augustine unite in prohibiting the representation of the Deity by any material object.
THE CATACOMBS OF ROMEWILLIAM HENRY WITHROW
By prohibiting the manufacture of starch the Government has done something to please Mr. Pemberton-Billing.
If they say the Territorial question—now, for the first time, there is no act of Congress prohibiting slavery anywhere.
There would be consistency in prohibiting the manufacture and importation of intoxicating liquors, as well as the sale of them.
Proclamations were of consequence sent forth, prohibiting all persons from carrying pistols under a foot long in the barrel.
THE FORTUNES OF NIGELSIR WALTER SCOTT
In 1772 and 1773, some other royal warrants were issued, prohibiting over-regulation prices in equally peremptory terms.
Don Custodio and Padre Salvi consulted in whispers over the expediency of prohibiting such shows.
The laws prohibiting these do not forbid the lottery, nor can it be included under them by parity of reasoning.

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