From the Hari Rud on the Afghan west to the Sarikol mountains on the east her northern limits were set by the Boundary Commissions of 1884 political 1886 and of 1895 respectively.
The debt limit is set by the city charter at 18% of the assessed value of the taxable real estate of the city.
A municipal civil service commission of three members (holding office for three years) is chosen by the president of the board of education, the president of the city council, and the president of the board of sinking fund commissioners; the pay (if any) of these commissioners is set by each city.
President Harding avoided the example set by his predecessor, and did not himself participate as a delegate.
The pattern set by Liebig at Giessen was adopted by F.