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" All aliens over sixteen years of age, physically capable of reading, who can not read the English language, or some other language or dialect, including Hebrew or Yiddish... "
Immigration Laws (Act of February 5, 1917): Rules of May 1, 1917 - Page 4
by United States, United States. Bureau of Immigration - 1920 - 108 pages
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Temporary Admission of Illiterate Mexican Laborers: Hearings Before the ...

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Immigration and Naturalization - Foreign workers - 1920 - 392 pages
...immigration act excluding aliens who, (a) being over 16 years of age and physically capable of reading, "can not read the English language, or some other language or dialect," (the "illiteracy test"), or (b) "who have been induced, assisted, encouraged, or solicited to migrate...
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The Economic Journal: The Quarterly Journal of the Royal Economic ..., Volume 30

Economics - 1920 - 652 pages
...the subject, lays down for the first time a literacy test, providing, with important exceptions, that all aliens over sixteen years of age, physically capable of reading, who cannot read the English language, or some other language or dialect (including Hebrew or Yiddish),...
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Quarterly Publications of the American Statistical Association, Volume 17

Statistics - 1920 - 562 pages
...Immigration Act of February 5, 1917, went into effect on May 5, 1917. Under the provisions of this act, all aliens over sixteen years of age, physically capable of reading who cannot read the English language or some other language or dialect, arc excluded from admission to...
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American Government and Politics

Charles Austin Beard - United States - 1920 - 810 pages
...of the President, an immigration bill providing a "literacy test" for immigrants. The law excludes all aliens over sixteen years of age, physically capable of reading, who cannot read the English language or some other language or dialect, including Hebrew or Yiddish. There...
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Labor Problems in Hawaii: Hearings...on H.J.Res. 158 and H.J. Res. 171

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Immigration and Naturalization - 1921
...Li'.fncti teil. — Section 3 of the immigration lav, a prohibit the landing of "all aliens over 1 i> years of age. physically capable of reading, who can...some other language or dialect, including Hebrew or Yiddish." (6) Co.-itmrj Uibor in Hanmii. — The enabling act of the Territory of Hawaii (2:'. Stat.,...
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Economic History of the United States

Thurman William Van Metre - United States - 1921 - 700 pages
...however Congress succeeded in passing the immigration act over the presidential veto. The law excludes "all aliens over sixteen years of age, physically...who can not read the English language or some other written language or dialect including Hebrew and Yiddish." Manufacturing. The capital invested in the...
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Immigration Laws: Rules of May 1, 1917 : Amendments to Rules 4, 9, 10, 12 ...

United States, United States. Bureau of Immigration - Emigration and immigration law - 1921 - 122 pages
...under the provisions of this act the decision of the Secretary of Labor shall be final. SEC. 3. That in addition to the aliens who are by law now excluded from admission into the United States all persons who shall be expelled under any of the provisions of this act shall also be excluded from...
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The Federal Statutes Annotated: Containing All the Laws of the ..., Volume 3

United States - Law - 1921 - 1064 pages
...Labor shall be final. [41 Stat. L. 594.] SEC. 3. [Deported aliens — readmission — denial.] That in addition to the aliens who are by law now excluded from admission into the United States all persons who shall be expelled under any of the provisions of this Act shall also be excluded from...
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Immigration Laws: Act of February 5, 1917, and Acts Approved October 16 ...

United States - Emigration and immigration law - 1921 - 130 pages
...under the provisions of this act the decision of the Secretary of Labor shall be final. SEC. 3. That in addition to the aliens who are by law now excluded from admission into the United States all persons who shall be expelled under any of the provisions of this act shall also be excluded from...
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Hearings Before the Committee on Immigration and Naturalization, House of ...

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Immigration and Naturalization - Emigration and immigration law - 1921 - 1250 pages
...th« immigration laws prohibit the landing of "all iliens over 16 years of age. physically capable oí reading, who can not read the English language or...some other language or dialect, including Hebrew or Yiddish." (6) Contract labor in Hawaii. — The enabling act of the Territory of Hawaii (23 Stat.,...
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