Some articles on states, embossed, state, constitution state:
... states and Canadian provinces came to an agreement with the Automobile Manufacturers Association that fixed the size for all passenger vehicle plates at 6. 1957-1974 White on blue with "CONNECTICUT" embossed at bottom left, the first time the full state name has appeared on plates ... The slogan "Constitution State" made its debut on this base, but the plates did not hold up well and were recalled in 1990 ...
Famous quotes containing the words constitution and/or state:
“In this choice of inheritance we have given to our frame of polity the image of a relation in blood; binding up the constitution of our country with our dearest domestic ties; adopting our fundamental laws into the bosom of our family affections; keeping inseparable and cherishing with the warmth of all their combined and mutually reflected charities, our state, our hearths, our sepulchres, and our altars.”
—Edmund Burke (17291797)
“Society in every state is a blessing, but Government, even in its best state, is but a necessary evil; in its worst state, an intolerable one.”
—Thomas Paine (17371809)