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District of Columbia Continued. bill (S. No. 389) exempting property in the,

held and used for school purposes from

local taxation. received from Senate, 1634 ; passed with

amendment, 2028 ; agreed to by Senate with amendment, 2289; referred,

2643. bill (H. R. No. 902) concerning the assign

ment of dower in the--[By Mr. Niblack.] referred, 1774. resolution in relation to the transfer of real

estate within the, since 1861 to officers of the Government-[By Mr. Wood,

March 10, 1868. ] agreed to, 1790. bill (H. R. No. 916) to amend an act entitled

"An act to establish in the, a House of Correction for Boys''-[By Mr.

Welker.) referred, 1900. bill (H. R. No. 969) supplementary to an

act entitled "An act to establish the office of register of deeds for the,'' approved February 14, 1863—[By Mr.

Ingersoll.] referred, 2109. bill (H. R. No. 91) concerning the property

of married women in the-[By Mr.

Niblack.) reported and recommitted, 2162. bill (S. No. 475) to extend the charter of

Washington city. received from Senate, 2286; discussed,

2409; passed with amendments, 2410; agreed to by Senate, 2429; enrolled,

2475. bill (H. R. No. 1009) to amend the law of

the, in relation to judicial proceedings

therein—[By Mr. Welker.] referred, 2291. bill (H. R. No. 1020) to incorporate the

Washington Building Block Company

[By Mr. Ingersoll.] referred, 2310. joint resolution (H. R. No. 253) to change

the name of Four-and-a-half street, in the city of Washington, to Lincoln ave.

nue--|By Mr. Farnsworth.} referred, 2331. bill (H. R. No. 1074) to incorporate the

Harris Steam Engine Company of the

[By Mr. Ingersoll.]

referred, 2480. {, bili (H. R. No. 1104) to incorporate the

National Capital Publishing Company,

[By Mr. Ingersoll.] referred, 2542 bill (H. R. No. 1112) to incorporate the

Washington Benevolent Life Associa

tion-[By Mr. Koontz..] referred, 2569. bill (S. No. 286) to incorporate the National

Life Insurance Company of the United

States of America. received from Senate, 2621 ; passed, 4342;

enrolled, 4380. bill (H. R. No. 1150) for the improvement

of the Washington canal-[By Mr.

Ingersoll.) referred, 2750. bill (S. No. 433) authorizing the trustees of

Union Chapel of the Methodist Episcopal Church, in the city of Washington, to mortgage their property for church

purposes. received from Senate, 2812; passed, 4391 ;

enrolled, 4422. bill (H. R. No. 1186) to amend the charter

of the National Capital Insurance Com

pany--[By Mr. McClurg. ] referred, 2935. bill (H. R. No. 1200) to incorporate the

Washington Gymnastic Association

[By Mr. Wood.] referred, 2936. bill (H. R. No. 1207) to incorporate the,

Concrete Stone Company under Passor's

patent--[By Mr. Covode.] referred, 2976.

District of Columbia--Continued.

District of Columbia Continued. bill (S. No. 534) relating to contested elec- bill (H. R. No. 2) to repeal an act entitled tions in the city of Washington.

"An act to 'retrocede the county of received from Senate, 3145 ; called up and Alexandria, in the, to the State of Vir:

discussed, 3172; passed, 3174; enrolled, ginia'-[By Mr. Stevens, of Pennsyl.

3199; not returned, become a law, 3761. vania.] bill (S. No. 540) to regulate the sale of hay indefinitely postponed by Senate, 4176. in the.

In Senate: committee discharged, and received from Senate, 3236; passed, 4430; indefinitely postponed, 4093. enrolled, 4479.

bill (S. No. 612) to ainend the charter of the bill (S. No. 209) to incorporate the Evening National Capital Insurance Company. Star Newspaper Company.

received from Senate, 4380. received from Senate, 3271; passed, 4432; bill (S. No. 637) to authorize the city of enrolled, 4479.

Washington to issue bonds for the par. bill (H. R. No. 1293) to incorporate the pose of paying the floating debt of the

Washington and Georgetown Coal-Tar city.
and Gas-Light Company-[By Mr. In- received from Senate, 4395; passed, 4485;
gersoll.]

enrolled, 4492. referred, 3363.

Dix, Miss Dorothy L., bill (H. R. No. 1013) bill (H. R. No. 1294) to incorporate the conferring the franking privilege upon

Civizens' Gas Company-[By Mr. In- [By Mr. Maynard.]
gersoll.]

referred, 2304 referred, 3363.

Dix, John A., bill (11. R. No. 1273) in referbill (S. No. 394) to provide for the removal ence to certain accounts on the books of

of the Centre market, in the city of the Treasury Department against, RichWashington, and for the erection of a ard M. Blatchford, and George Opdykemarket building in a

more suitable (By Mr. Pruyn.) locality.

referred, 3164. received from Senate, 3333; discussed, Dixon, Annie E., bill (S. No. 282) granting & 4433; referred, 4434.

pension to. bill (H. R. No. 1828) to authorize the cor. received from Senate, 1859 ; referred, 1869;

porate authorities of Georgetown to sub- reported adversely, 3898; enrolled, 3948. scribe the sum of $800,000 to build a Dixon, Nathan F., a Representative from branch railroad to connect said city with

Rhode Island

......2 the Alexandria, Loudoun, and Hamp

incidental remarks by

...............1769 shire railroad, and to levy a tax there. leave of absence granted to ........

.2348 for[By Mr. Welker.]

Dockery, Oliver H., a Representative from referred, 3587.

North Carolina.....

.3761, 4007 bill (H. R. No. 6) further to provide for the

remarks on the bill for distributing arms to acknowledgment of deeds in the--[By

southern States.....

...4493 Mr. Woodbridge.]

(See Appendix ) reported adversely, 3616.

Document file clerk, resolution authorizing bill (H. R. No. 182) extending the provisione

the Doorkeeper of the House of Repreof the act entitled "An act fixing the

sentatives to appoint a, and fixing his compensation for bailiffs and criers of

salary--[By Mr. Broomall, February 28,

1868.] the courts of the"-By Mr. Randall.] reported adversely, 3618.

reported and adopted, 1501. bill (H. R. No. 1356) in relation to the ser.

rëmarks by-
Mr. Broomall.............

1501
vice of the filing of a bill in equity in the Mr. Spalding...
district court of the United States for-

........... 1501

Mr. Washburne, of Illinois ......... 1501 [By Mr. Miller.]

Dodge, Grenville M., a Representative from referred, 3757.

lowa .......

..........2 bill (H. R. No. 1357) making an appropria- petitions presented by....648, 1094, 2207,3212

tion to reimburse the city of Washing. bills introduced by
ton for expenses incurred in improving No. 260-to furnish certain soldiers and
the property of the General Government sailors therein designated with honor:
in said city--[By Mr. Upson.)

able discharges........

1..90 referred, 3757.

No. 273--10 amend the act of April 10, bill (H, R. No. 1362) to establish a commis

1806, for establishing rules and articles sion of charities for the--[By Mr. Wash

for the government of the armies of the 'burne, of Illinois.]

United States...... ................. 182 referred, 3758.

No. 305--to amend an act entitled "An bill (S. No. 102) providing for the forma

„act providing for the better organization of corporations and regulating the tion of the military establishment," same in the..

approved August 31, 1861...............209 passed, 3718; received from Senate, 3761; No. 398-granting a pension to William referred, 4490.

B. Looney....

474 bill (S. No. 236) in addition to the act en- No. 452—for the relief of Captain Charles titled "An act to incorporate the Wash

P. Johnson

..591 ington, Georgetown, and Alexandria

No. 1038-concerning the district court Steam Packet Company."

of the United States for the district of received from Senate, 3761; referred, 4490.

Iowa......

.2368 bill (S. No. 491) to provide for the appoint- No. 1130—for the relief of H. G. Aukeny, ment of register of deeds in the.

late captain fourth lowa infantry... 2680 received from Senate, 3761; passed, 4490; No. 1193-authorizing the construction of enrolled, 4496.

a railroad bridge over the Missouri bill (H. R. No. 1382) to establish a system

river........

2936 of common schools for the--(By Mr.

joint resolutions introduced byStevens, of Pennsylvania.]

No. 151-in relation to the settlement of reported, 3888.

accounts of certain officers and agents bill (S. No. 609) transferring the duties of who have disbursed public money under

trustees of colored schools of Washing. direction of the Chief of Engineers, 591 ton and Georgetown.

No. 281-authorizing the issue of clothing received from Senate, 3928; referred, 4491. to company F, eighteenth United States joint resolution (S. R. No. 57) relative to infantry .......

2680 lighting the streets of Washington city. resolations submitted byreport objected to, 4052; substitute re- instructing Committee on Military Affairs

ported, 1429; passed with amendments, to inquire into tbe expediency of estab4480; agreed to with amendments, 4176; lishing an arsenal at Cheyenne, Dakota concurred in, 4477; enrolled, 4492.

Territory- [December 10, 1867].....105

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ih Dodge, Grenville M., a Representative from Donnelly, Ignatius, a Representative from Min Donnelly, Ignatius, a Representative from Min

: | Iowa-Continued. nesota - Continued.

nesota-Continued. resolutions submitted bybills introduced by

remarks on the bill amendatory of the home. in reference to the military reservation at No. 852—to create an additional land dis

stead law........

..588, 539, 540 Fort Snelling-[February 25, 1868], trict in the State of Minnesota ...... 1631 on the bill concerning land grants to 1419 No. 853—for the relief of Mrs. Catharine

southern railroads.... ........838, 839 calling for certain correspondence from Dreyer..........

........... 1631 on the bill in reference to the rights of the General Land Ofice relating to the No. 942-additional to an act granting American citizens abroad........ 865, 866 most approved method of irrigation, lands to aid in the construction of a rail. on the legislative appropriation bill... 1139. and also illustrative of the natural hisroad and telegraph line from Lake Su

1140, 1141, 3703, 3704, 3707 tory and industrial and commercial perior to Puget sound, on the Pacific on the joint résolution relating to the capacities of the public lands-[May 7, coast, by a northern route............2022

Osage Indian lands....... 1868]

2379 - No. 1037-making a grant of lands to the on the Washburne and Donnelly contro. incidental remarks by...638, 694, 875, 2380 State of Minnesota to aid in the con.

versy ............... 2349, 2350, 251, 2352, remarks on the bill relating to brevet rank struction of a railroad from Taylor's

2853, 2856, 2360, 2861, 2756, 2757 in the Army......

,132 Falls, via Saint Cloud, to the western i on the order of business. ....... ....2354 on the bill for the relief of Captain boundary of said State................. 2363 on the bill to prevent the further sale of Charles P. Johnson.......... ..........591 No. 1054-to grant lands to aid in the con- public lands ........

.... 2384 on resolution relating to the settlement of

struction of a railroad from the Missis. on the joint resolution to regolate the certain officers' accounts.........591, 592 sippi river to Yancton, on the Missouri freight tariff on the Pacific railroad, 2424 on the bill for the sale of the arsenal river, and to amend an act entitled "An on the Indian appropriation bill, 2619,2620 grounds at St. Louis...... ....717

aet for a grant of land to the State of on the bill to improve the Mississippi on the legislative appropriation bill... 1138 Iowa, in alternate sections, to aid in the river ....... 2830, 2834, 3888, 3889, 8890, on the Army appropriation bill, 1277, 1284 construction of a railroad in said State,"

3927, 4255, 4256, 4257, 4258, 4300 on the civil appropriation bill.. , 1476,

approved May 12, 1864................2406 on the joint resolution in regard to the 1481, 1485, 2005 No. 1064-to extend the limits of certain ; mail service in Dakota ....... 3311, on the bill to regulate the freight tariff of land grants in Iowa and Minnesota, 2456

3312, 3313, 3326 the Pacific railroad ......

2112 No. 1088-amendatory of an act entitled on the purchase of Alaska...... .. 3660 during call of the House...... ... 2646

"An act to socure homesteads to actual on the joint resolution relating to the on the bill for the relief of A. W. Bal- settlers on the public domain," ap- Minnesota land grant .................

4001 lard.......

2680

proved May 20, 1862, and the acts amend- on irrigation and forest culture......... 4083 on the joint resolution concerning cloth- atory thereof, approved March 21, 1864, (See Appendix.). ing for United States troops......... 2680 and June 21, 1856....

..2527 on the funding bill....

......... 4173 on the bill for the relief of H. G. Aukeny, No. 1139—to establish, under the direc- won the bill to create an additional land

2680
tion of the Secretary of State, agencies

district in Minnesota ...... ...... 4343 on the bill authorizing the sale of the Fort in Great Britain, Germany, Sweden, leave of absence granted to ........1101, 2030

Leavenworth réservation.....2680, 2681 and Norway for the promotion of emi. resolution for a select committee to investileave of absence granted to...... .3226 gration to the United States......... 2750 gate the charges made by Hon. E. B. Dodge, William 0., bill (H. R. No. 1243) No. 1154-granting lands to the Territory Washburne against-r[By Mr. Windom,

granting a pension to-[By Mr. Benja- of Dakotă in aid of the Sioux City and May 4, 1868.) min.]

Pacific Railroad Company .............2813 proposed, 2355; adopted, 2359. reported and passed, 3103 ; passed Senate, No. 1216-regulating the disposition of the remarks-by-, 4395; enrolled, 4434; approved, 4498.

land grant already made for a railroad

Mr. Benton

2360 In Senate : received from House and re- from Stillwater to St. Paul, Minnesota, Mr. Blaine........

2300 ferred, 3119;, reported, 8954 ; passed,

3063
Mr. Burr.............

..2757 4366; earolled, 4443. No. 1368—to equalize the taxes und reduce

Mr. Cary.

2360 Docnelly, Eliza, bilt (H. R. No. 1389) grant- the interest on the public debt......3758 Mr. Dawes,.

2356, ing a pension to, mother of Dudley Don- joint resolutious introduced by

2557, 2358, 2359, 2360, 2361 nelly, deceased, late colonel of the twenty- No. 237—for the relief of Francis S. eighth regiment infantry New York State McDonald

....1900

DIr. Donnelly...2343, 2350, 2351, 2352,

, volunteers-[By Mr. Miller.] No. 238–for the relief of F. A. Conwell,

2353, 2356, 2360, 2361, 2756, 2757 reported and passed, 8891 ; passed Senate,

2861 an Army chaplain.......... ..... 1900

Mr. Driggs...... ......nict.l 4395; enrolled, 4434; approved, 4498. No. 333-to protect the existing land

Mr. Eldridge .......................... 2849, In Senate : received from House and regrant to the Minnesota railroad., ... 4000

2355, 2356, 2359, 2360, 2861 ferred, 3917; reported, 4146 ; passed, No. 336-to protect the existing land

Mr. Garfield...... 2349, 2359, 2360, 2361 4368; enrolled, 4443.

grant of the Minnesota Valley railroad

Mr. Higby...

2359, 2361 Donnelly, Ignatius, a Representative from Min- in the State of Minnesota. .... .4001

Mr. Maynard.

... 2757 nesota... .2 resolutions submitted by

Mr. Miller.

...2352 petitions presented by....... ..372, in reference to the distributing of the Land

Mr. Mullins....

2358, 2359 648, 1620, 1974, 2030, 2288, 2329, 3381 Office report in Europe-(December 9,

Mr. Mungen. .....

2359, 2360 bills introduced by

1867]......

.97

Mr. Poland.........................2756, 2757 No. 253-granting a pension to Ellen M.

2359 granting the use of the Hall to the Con

Mr. Robinson. Stansbury.... ........ 90 gressional Temperance Society -[Janu.

Mr. Ross.....

2361 No. 322for the relief of Francisco V. De

Mr. Schenck.

2360, 2361 Costa, of Kingston, Minnesota ...... 267

for respecting

Mr. Spalding.....2356, 2359, 2360, 2861 No. 356-making a grant of land to the the Sioux Indian reservation, in the

Mr. Van Wycki.

2360, 2361 Territory of Dakota in alternate sections State of Minnesota, exposed to sale on

Mr. 'Washburne, of Illinois......... 2350, to aid in the construction of a certain the 2d of December, 1867, under proc

2351, 2352, 2353, 2354, 2350, 2861 railroad in said Territory ......, .331

laination of the President-[January Mr. Wilson, of Towa... 2360, 2861 No. 357-to amend an act entitled "An 22, 1868]

....691
Mr. Windom...

2854, act to aid in the construction of a rail. calling for all papers relating to the im.

2355; 2356, 2357, 2858, 2859, 2360 road and telegraph line from the Misprisonment of Antonio Pelletier, a citi. Mr. Woodbridge..

.2358, 2859 souri river to the Pacific ocean, and to zen of the United States, and the con

select committee to investigate certain secure to the Government the use of the fiscation and destruction of his property

charges against...2362, 2387, 2379, 2380 game for postal, military, and other pur. by the people of Hayti-[February 10,

instructions to..

2362, 2364, 2408

treba poses," approved July 1, 1862........331 1868).....

...1084
report from ......

..2756 No. 899-for the relief of D. A. Miller, 474 >>'"inistructing Judiciary Committee 'to in. Doorkeeper, resolation instructing the, to re

, No. 486-to amend an act donating public quire into the expediency of so amend. tain in his service during the vacation of lands to the several States and Territo

ing the bankrupt law as to require the Congress all crippled soldiers now in his ries which may provide colleges for the petition of a majority of the creditors employ-By Mr. Logan, July 18, 1868.). benefit of agriculture and the mechanic to com pel the debtor to go into involun- referred, 4216; adopted, 4263.

arts, approved July 2, 1862........ 637 tary bankruptcy--[February 10, 1868], Doty, George W., joint resolution (8. R. No. No. 654-making a grant of land to the

1084 126) for the relief of, a commander in the State of Minnesota to aid in the im. in reference to Weeks's torpedo machine United States Navy on the retired list. provement of the navigation of the Mis- [February 14, -1868)...... ....1184 received from Senáte, 1998; referred, 2029; sissippi river........ .......... 779 reports made by.........538, 2812, 2830, 4255 1.".! reported and passed, 2321 ; enrolled, 2475. No. 703-to establish certain mail routes motions made by .........

...688, 2830 joint resolution (8. R. No. 143) for the rein the State of Minnesota ............ 1083 incidental remarks by........ ........1662, lief of,' a commander in the United No. 726-to regulate the disposition 'of

1711, 2022, 8758, 4344 States Navy on the retired list. lands that may be hereafter granted to remarks on the bill for the relief of settlers received from Senate, 2976 ; passed, 8624; aid in the construction of railroads, 1161

on the late Sioux reservation.........538 enrollod, 8535. 40TH CONG. 20 SEBs.

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1868)......

Doty, Julia L., bill (H. R. No. 1253) granting Driggs, John F., a Representative from Michi- | Driggs, John F., a Representative from Michi. a pension to--[By Mr. Beatty.] gan-Continued.

gan--Continued. reported and passed, 3105; passed Senate, bills introduced by

remarks on the bill for the distribution of 4395; enrolled, 4434; approved, 4498. No. 1156authorizing the Commissioner the rewards for the capture of Jefferson In Senate : received from House and re

of the General Land Office to issue a

Davis........

.........3935, 3937 ferred, 3120; reported, 3954; passed, patent to F. N. Blake for one hundred on the tariff bill....

.., 4017 4866; enrolled, 4443.

and sixty acres of land in Kansas... 2829 on the Portage Lake ship canal bill... 4435, Dawer, bill (H. R. No. 902) concerning the No. 1161-to authorize front proprietors

4467, 4468 assignment of, in the District of Colum. on the Menomonee river, in Michigan

on the Western Pacific railroad bill...4482 bin-[By Mr. Niblack.]:

and Wisconsin, as riparian owners, to during call of the House.... .4522 referred, 1774.

have surveyed and to enter the fast lands | Dryer, Mrs. Alice A., bill (H. R. No. 614) for Drafted men, bill (H. R. No. 424) amenda

in said river.........

........2876 the relief of-[By Mr. Ferrisg.] tory of an act entitled “An act for the joint resolutions introduced by

referred, 934; substitute reported and passed, relief of certain'-[By Mr. Koontz.] No. 211--for the relief of Henry 8. Gib

3898; passed Senate, 4395; enrolled, 1434; referred, 475; reported and passed, 4083.

bons, late postmaster at St. Johns, approved, 4498. In Senate : received from House, 4096.

Miehigan....... ................ 1419

In Senate : received from House, 3917; rebill (H. R. No. 463) to amend an act for the No. 228--concerning certain lands granted

ferred, 3917 ;, reported, 4145; passed, relief of certain, approved February 28, to the States of Michigan and Wisconsin

4367; enrolled, 4142. 1867–[By Mr. Van Aernam.)."

for a military road to Lake Superior, 1631 || Dubuque, bill (H. R. No. 1359) approving the referred, 635; reported and tabled, 4083. No. 242-relating to mails and mail ser

sale of certain lands in the city of, by said bill (H. R. No. 491) giving a bounty to, in vice.........

........ 2070

city--[By Mr. Allison.] the Army of the United States-[By resolutions submitted by

referred, 3757. Mr. Poland.]

Duel, resolution in relation to a, fought in or referred, 637. directing the committee to which was re

near the District of Columbia-[By Mr. bill (H. R. No. 702) in reference to the pay.

ferred the report of the Secretary of War

Jenekes, May 25, 1868.] ment of pensions to-[By Mr. Price. ]

on awarding the bounty offered for the

objected to, 2368; agreed to, 2570.

capture of Jeff. Davis to report as soon referred, 1083; reported adversely 2907.

Dubigg, David, bill (H. R. No. 218) granting bill (H. R. No. 186) to extend an act

as possible-[December 12, 1867)...162

a pension of seventeen dollars per month entitled "An act for the relief of cerinstructing Committee for tlie District of

to, of Lyndon, Vermont, father of late

Columbia to report such bill as will retain," approved February 28, 1867—

First Lieutenant Dennis Duhigg, of com

quire the Washington and Georgetown [By Mr. Covode.]

Railroad Company to furnish ample and

pany M, tirst regiment Vermont artilleryreported and tabled, 4083.

[By Mr. Poland.]

'adequate accommodation to the travelDrawback, bilt (H. R. No. 943) to allow a

referred, 89; reported and passed, 2908;

ing public-[December 16, 1867)....216 certain, on copper in pigs, bars, or ingots

passed Senate, 4394 ; enrolled, 4434 ; exported from the United States--[By requesting Committee of Ways and Means

approved, 4498.

to inquire into the expediency of making Mr. Phelps. )

In Senate: received from House, 2925; re

certain amendments in the tariff laws in referred, 2022

ferred, 2935; reported, 3814; passed,

respect to the duties on imported copbill (H. R. No. 1286) to allow, on articles

4362; enrolled, 4412.

per-[March 4, 1868]................. 1667 | Dunn, Hezekiah, bill (H. R. No. 749) grantused in the construction of vessels-[By for printing extra copies of the report of Mr. Lynch.)

the life-saving commission on the sub.

ing a pension to, father of La Fayette

Dunn, late of company E, one hundred referred, 2363; printed, 3397.

ject of the life-saving invention recently and twenty-third Ohio volanteerinfantryDreuning, Henry, bill (H. R. No. 425) author- examined at New York-[March 13,

[By Mr. Lawrence, of Ohio.] in izing the Secretary of the Treasury to

....1869 settle the account of Sergeant, late of

in reference to the selling of the surplus | Dunn, William A., bill (H. R. No. 1346) for

referred, 1217. company K, fifty-fifth Pennsylvania vol- marble and other materials not required

the relief of; of Virginia–[By Mr. Butler, anteers-[By Mr. Koontz.]

for the completion of the public build

of Tennessee.] referred, 475; bill for the relief of Mary A. ings-[March 24, 1868).................2083

referred, 8656. Filler reported as substitute, 2677; passed,

in relation to the extension of the frank.

Durding, Ann D., bill (H. R. No. 910) for the 2678.

ing privilege to the heads and niembers

relief of the grantees of-[By Mr. AlliDreutzer, Orlaf E., bil! (S. No. 89)

for the
of the legislative branches of such for-

son.] relief of, late consul of the United States

eign Governments as shall extend the

referred, 1866; reported and passed, 3656 ; to the kingdom of Norway.

same privilege to the members of the

passed Senate, 4488; enrolled, 4495; reported, 152; discussed, 420; passed, 421;

Government of the United States

approved, 4500. enrolled, 433.

[April 21, 1868)........

2320

In Senate: received from House, 3645: reremarks by

reports made by.

106, 2459, 2829

ferred, 3645; reported and passed, 4452; motions made by.... 67, 1453, 2305, 2544, 2829 Mr. Beaman .421

enrolled, 4501. Mr. Farnsworth..

incidental remarks by..

210, 421

Duties, bill (H. R. No. 297) to remit the, upon Mr. Holman..

371, 1044, 1427, 1668, 1859, 1908, 2081,
152
2083, 2364, 2407, 2752, 2876, 3308, 4495

certain goods, wares, and merchandise Mr. Lawrence, of Ohio 421

destroyed by fire in the city of San FranMr. Myers...

.... 152, 420, 421

remarks on the joint resolution concerning cisco-[By Mr. Axtell.] Mr. Washburn, of Indiana............. .421

Michigan and Wisconsin land grants, 106, referred, 209; reported adversely, 2611. yeas and nays on the.....

107, 1427, 2459, 2460 421

bill (H. R. No. 447) to refund certain over.

on the Union Pacific railroad bill......211 Proyér, Mrs. Catharine, bill (H. R. No. 853)

paid, to Bolton & Patterson-[By Mr. for the relief of-[By Mr. Donnelly.] on the bill concerning land grants to south

O'Neill.]

ern railroads......... referred, 1631.

..812, 844, 870

referred, 551.

on the Kentucky election (case of John Driggs, John F., a Representative from Michi

resolution in reference to the regulation of Young Brown).......

.941

import, by treaty, &c. [By Mr. Maygan

...................... ..2 on the legislative appropriation bill, 1088, petitions presented by.... ..90, 209,

nard, February 4, 1868.]

1138 342, 372, 689, 605, 648, 785, 901, 920,

objected to, 967. on the resolution reported for the impeach949, 997, 1054, 1308, 1330, 1428, 1643,

resolution in reference to the power and

ment of the President...... .1368 1693, 1774, 1909, 2006, 2083, 2176, 2328,

right to determine the rates of, on imon the civil appropriation bill...1459, 1474 2456, 2537, 2544, 2652, 2757, 2957, 3982

portations-[By Mr. Allison, February on the articles of impeachment........1613 bills introduced by

25, 1868.] (See Appendix.)

agreed to, 1419. No. 239-defining the acts granting lands on the joint resolution relating to the bill (H. R. No. 881) refunding, paid ander to the State of Michigan to aid in build

Osage Indian lands.....

.1705

protest on the importation from France ing a harbor and ship.canal at Portage on the order of business...

.1706,

of a bell donated for the use of the St. Lake, Keweenaw Point, Lake Superior,

2233, 2328, 2543, 3707

Mary's Institute and Notre Dame Uniapproved March 3, 1865, and July 3, on the bill to prevent further sales of the versity, Indiana - [By Mr. Colfax. ] 1866,

.90
public lands.

......1715, No. 392-to establish post routes from

referred, 1769; reported and passed, 2081; 1716, 2379, 2380, 2382, 2384

pasged Senate, 2286 ; enrolled, 2287 ; Saginaw to St. Louis, and from Isabella on the Donnelly and Washburne contro- approved, 2320. to Midland, in the State of Michigan, 474

versy..

.2361 In Senate: received from House, 2084 ; No. 393--defining the act makiog appro- on the case of Charles W. Woolley, a referred, 2084 ; reported, 2114 ; dispriations for the repair, &e., of certain recusąnt witness.................... .2591

cussed, 2242; passed, 2244; enrolled, fortifications, approved March 2, 1862, on the President's message...... 2724, 2725

2275. 474 on the tax bill (H. R. No. 1060).......3143 bill (H. R. No. 895) to repeal all, on imNo. 1127-to provide for specific duties on the river and harbor bill, 3208,3211,3560 ported goat skins and Sicily sumacon copper, copper ore, and regulus on the bill to promote American com

(By Mr. Myers. ] imported into the United States. ... 2676

..3231, 3235
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Education and Labor, the Committee on, inbill (H. R. No. 1127) to provide for specific, joint resolution (H. R. No. 327) authorizing structions to.......

694 on copper, copper ore, and regulus im. the Secretary of the Treasury to remit

reports from ..... ported into the United States--[By Mr. the, on certain meridian circles-[By bill (H, R. No. 499) to abolish the office of e . Driggs.] Mr. Schenck.] ods

director of the Bureau of Statistics, and referred. 2676. reported, 3854 ; passed, 3854.

transfer the business of the bureau to bill (H. R. No. 1162) to amend the various In Senate: received from House, 8875 ; the Department of-[By Mr. Baldwin.] RUPI acts relative to the bonding of imported

referred, 8875.6")

referred, 637. guods; and to provide for 'the more joint resolution (H. R. No. 343) to admit resolution for printing report of Commissioner le speedy payment of, thereon-[By Mr. free of, certain statuary [By Mr. Ste- of-[By Mr. Laflin, July 25, 1868.]

vens, of Pennsylvania.] Liabil reported and adopted, 4469. abs referred, 2895.

read and passed, 4081; passed Senate, || Edwards, Bartlett and Carrie, bill (s. No. joint resolution (H. R. No. 295) to authorize 4293; enrolled, 4302; approved, 4422. 424). granting a. pension to, children of the Secretary of the Treasury to remit

In Senate: received from House, 4080; David W. Edwards, deceased. the, on certain articles contributed to referred, 4092; reported, 4197; passed, received from Senate, 1859 ; referred, 1869 ; the National Association of American

4251 ; enrolled, 4275.

2. reported and passed, 3102; enrolled, 3144. Sharpshooters-[By Mr. Schenck.]

joint resolution (H..R. No. 354) admitting Edwards, William B., bill (H. R. No. 9873) reported and passed, 3105 ; passed Sen.

steam plows free of, for one year from for the relief of-[By Mr. Gravely..] ate, 3266; enrolled, 3299; approved,

June 30, 1868--[By Mr. Allison.] referred, 2228.

read and passed, 4253; passed Senate, bill.(H. R. No. 1399) granting an increased In Senate: received from House, 3130;

4295; enrolled, 4302 ; 'approved, 4422. pension to—[By Mr. Benjamin.] referred, reported and passed,

In Senate: received from House, 4236 ; 3239; 10; 19.

reported and passed, 3893 ; passed Senate,

referred, 4236 ; reported, 4266; passed, 4395; enrolled, 4435; approved, 4497. bill (S. No. 448) to refund, erroneously ex

4267; enrolled, 4275.

In Senate : received from House and re, acted in certain cases. bill (H. R. No. 1456) to authorize the im

ferred, 3917; reported, 4197; passed, received from Seuate, 3171; referred,

portation of machinery for repair only 4369 ; enrolled, 4443. 3476.

free of-[By Mr. Schenck.]

Edwards, W. P., a Representative from, Georjoint resolution (A. R. No. 306) to authorize

reported and passed. 4770.

gia.......

.4433, 4472 the Secretary of the Treasury to remit

In Senate: received from House, 4451 ; Eggleston, Benjamin, a Representative from the, on certain articles contributed to

referred, 4453.

Ohio

2 the National Association of American Dycher, Anne, bill (S. No. 281) granting a petitions presented by.....9, 18, 78, 98, 163, Sharpshooters-[By Mr. Schenck.] pension to, widow of Mathew D. Dycher.

264, 433, 452, 490, 517, 648, 699, reported and passed, 3336. received from Senate, 1859; referred, 1869.

967, 1058, 1229, 1428, 1514, 1620, In Senate : received from House, '3359 ;

E.

1681, 1693, 2083, 2304, 2318, pas referred, 3363 ; reported, 3814. ,

2348, 2725, 2957, 3313, 3566, 4264

bills introduced bysejoint resolution (H. R. No. 339) authorizing Earnest, I. H., juist resolution (H. R. No.

i 236) to authorize a settlement of the claim No. 224-to charter Washington and Cinis the remission of the, on a chime of bells ..of, lieutenant colonel one hundred and cinnati National Railroad Company, 89 09 o imported for presentation to the Epis- fifteenth United States colored troopscopal church at Hoosack, Rengselaer

No. 315-to pay certain troops of Cincin[By Mr. GoHaday.)

nati who were engaged in putting down SU county, New York--[By Mr. Gris. referred, 1900.

the Kirby Sirith raid in 1862.... .230 Eastman, Brevet Brigadier General Seth, joint No. 594-to take possession of the bar reported and passed, 4007.

resolution (H. R. No. 42) authorizing the known as Pass à L'Outre, at the enel. In Senale: received from House, 4024;

employınent of, on special service- [By ,'' trance of the Mississippi river, and to coereferred, 4024.

Mr. Schenck.]

a constract a canal without any'expense joint resolution (H. R. No. 344) authorizing indefinitely postponed by Senate, 1619.

to the Government.........

851 -505 4. the Secretary of the Treasury to refund, In Senate: reported adversely and indefi- No. 025--for the relief of David Wrighi, 1999: paid on a chime of bells and clock in

nitely postponed, 1567.

Jate captain of company E, fifty second in ported for St, Joseph's cathedral, Buf- East river, joint resolution (H. R. No. 106) regiment Indiana volunteers........... 934

ne falo, New York-[By Mr. Griswold.] for removing obstructions' to navigation No. 725—supplemental to an act approved it reported and passed, 4172..

in, and Hell Gate, in the port of New July 14, 1862, entitled "An act to 20 In Senate : received from House, 4151; -York-[By dír. Barnes.]

establish certain post roads'? ........1161 Pos- referred, 4159 .. referred, 89.

No. 788--to regulate appraisement and injoint resolution (H. R. No. 359) providing Eckhardt, Catharina, bill (8. No. 549) grant- spection of imports in certain cases, 1384 orget for increased, on imported copper and ing an increase of pension to.

No. 835—to provide for the completion copper ore---[By Mr. Schenck.]

received from Senate, 3345; referred, 3346 ; of the Louisville and Portland canal reported, 4467.1 reported and passed, 3897.

around the falls of the Ohio river, at • bill (H. R. No. 1460) to regulate the, on Eckley, Ephraim R., a Representative from Louisville, Kentucky..................1504 imported copper and copper ores- - [By Ohio.........

.............. .2 No. 837-to protect the rights of insurMr. Bchenek.] petitions presented by... ...... 144, 2757, 2789

ance companies and to give them a lien I leave to report asked, 4467, 4485; re- bills introduced by

on vessels in certain cases.......... 1512 ported, 4494 ; discussed, 4494, 4495, No. 795—for the relief of Job W. Pow- No. 1102-to take possession of the bar 4496, 4499-; passed, 4499, 4501.

ell.......

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known 'as Pass à L'Outre, at the enDuty, bill (H. R. No. 714) to regulate the, on

No. 919—for the relief of Emily Gardner, trance of the Mississippi river, and to lumber, timber, wood, and manufactures

1900

.construct a canal.withont any expense of wood- [By Mr. Churchill.] No. 1029 to repeal a portion of an act

to the Government......

...2542 refcrred, 1083.

entitled An act to revive and extend joint resolutions introduced by joint resolution (H. R. No. 202) to reimburse

the provisions of an act granting the No. 157-in regard to requiring steam*Israel S. Diebl for money deposited in

right of way and making a grant of land boats to use a newly-invented fire ex

to the States of Arkansas an "the Treasury on account of, on imported

Missouri
tinguisher ....

636 animals-[By Mr. Schenck.]

to aid in the construction of a railroad No. 282--in relation to the trial of Jefferfrom the Mississippi river to the Texas

son Davis.......

2750 reported, 1116.

.2331

boundary, in Arkansas"! joint resolution (H. R. No. 222) increasing

resolutions submitted byNo. 1157-to cede to the State of Ohio the, on certain imports - [By Mr.

in regard to the bridge across the Ohio

the unsold lands in the Virginia military Broomall.]

river at Louisville, Kentucky-[January district io said State.......... 2830

9, 1868]............

.....

...... 417 referred, 1631.

joint resolutions introduced by: rejoint resolution (H. R. No. 250) imposing a,

instructing Committee of Ways and Means No. 131--to pay Captain Samuel P. Sny- to inquire into the expediency of selling duon native petroleum intended for ex:

.286

to the highest bidder the exelusive priviSte port [By Mr. Spalding.)

No. 174+for the relief of the heirs of lege of manufacturing spirits in the Per referred, 2228.

Major A. L. Brewer.................... 779 United States--[January 14, 1868]..,500 bill (H. R. No. 1304) to remit the, on a meri- concurrent resolution submitted by

for a select committee to investigate the dian circle imported as a present for the for a recess until May 25---[May 11, 1868], circumstances connected with the writAstronomical Observatory, Cambridge,

2408

ing of a letter by the Missouri delegation 5 770 Massachusetts- [By Mr. Hooper, of reports made byl.......... 2457, 2830 to Senator Henderson on the question Massachusetts.]

incidental remarks by........ 1419, 2408, 3883 of impeachment-[May 18, 1868], 2527 0 referred, 3364.,

remarks on the articles of impeachment, calling for transcript of the records of a joint resolution (H. R. No. 317) to admit

1616, 1618, 1642 military court held at Raleigh, North kryolite into the United States free of on the Portage Lake ship-canal bill, 4467 Carolina, in the summer of 1866 for the et e [By Mr. Bingham.]

on the Western Pacific railroad bill, 4480 trial of E. Whittlesey and others[June 42. referred, 3588. leave of absence granted to............... 2466 11830, 18687

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Eggleston, Benjamin, a Representative from Ela, Jacob H., a Representative from New Eldridge, Charles A., a Representative from
Ohio-Continued.
Hampshire-Continued.

Wisconsin-Continued. reports made by ......

......861, remarks on questions relating to the cur. remarks on the order of business.........3, 26, 1334, 2333, 2542, 2634, 2637 rency, &c...........

... 4016

112, 154, 156, 209, 294, 295, 1200, motions made by............62, 417, 1451, 2333 on printing patent specifications...... 4213, 1201, 1838, 2225, 2231, 2239, 2240, 2288, jucidental remarks by... .....316,

4214, 4215 2291, 2304, 2388, 2101, 2498, 2335, 254), 417, 590, 735, 801, 1161, 1346, 3199, 3397 on the resolution for an investigation of 2342, 2574, 2575, 2943, 3347, 3846, 3397 remarks on the order of business, 3, 230, 506 the disbursement of the contingent fund, on the bill to exempt cotton from internal on the resolution for the impeachment of

4427
tax ......

........36, 506 the President reported from the Judi. leave of absence granted to ......... 1296, 2499 on the resolution for the impeachment of

ciary Committee...... .....62, 65 Eldridge, Charles A., a Representative from the President, reported from the Judi on the supplementary reconstruction bill Wisconsin .......

.2 ciary Committee..

..........61, (H. R. No. 439).......... ...514 petitions presented by ........490, 1189, 1418,

62, 66, 67, 68, 69, 95, 96 on the resolutions of the Legislature of

1485, 1631, 1668, 2284, 2593, 4264

on the President's message.....

..73, Ohio in regard to the constitutional bill introduced by

161, 172, 178, 179, 181, 182, amendment ...... .890 No. 1033—for the relief of Thomas Mc

185, 186, 187, 463, 750, 2368 on drawing for seats

........ 1085
Lean.......

.. 2332 on the confiscation bill.........108, 112, 116 on the Kentucky election (case of Samuel joint resolution introduced by

on deficiency bill (H. R. No. 313), 216, 315 E. Smith) ....

.1199 No. 185-tendering thanks of Congress on the correspondence relating to the ou the Army appropriation bill.....

to Major General W. S. Hancock...332 removal of Secretary Stanton......... 241 in correction of the Journal...... resolutions submitted by

on reconstruction bill (U. R. No. 214), on the Paducah bridge bill.. 1472 instructing Committee on Commerce to

266, 267 on the civil appropriation bill...........1512 inquire into the expediency of improv- on the bill relating to land grants to southon the bill to exempt certain manufactures ing the harbor at Port Washington, in ern railroads.........

.312, 811, from tax......

.2173
the State of Wisconsin, and making an

812, 813, 814, 815, 874, 875, on the naval appropriation bill........ 2335 appropriation therefor-[December 2,

970, 971, 973, 974, 979, 985 on the resolution concerning a letter to 1867)

on the joint resolution to provide for the Senator Henderson..............2527, 2528 for abolishing all internal taxes except examination of distillery weters.....427, on the case of Charles W. Woolley, a re- on whisky and tobacco-[December 9,

447, 844 eusant witness........ 2537, 2541, 2587

1867]

..........97 on the supplementary reconstruction bill on the bill to regulate the appraisement of calling for information respecting the .(H. R. No. 439). .........476, 511, imports..... 2634, 2635, 2636, 2637 decisions made in regard to the assess.

512, 513, 514, 515, 542, 543, 548, 580, on the joint resolution relative to the Louis. ment of the income tax upon the Shaker

585, 586, 587, 588, 589, 605, 662, 664 ville Bridge Company...

..2637

institution at New Lebanon, New York, on the bill defining a quorum of the during call of the House ......... 2645, 2649 and other similar societies-[December Sapreme Court ....... .477, 488 on the bill to amend an act concerning the 12, 1867)..

. 162 on the censure of Hon. Fernando Wood, Dlinois and St. Louis bridge......... 2974 for the reading of Washingstou's Farewell

542, 543 on the tax bill (H. R. No. 1080). ..2983, Address--[February 22, 1868] ... ... 1331 on the Kentucky election (case of McKee

2990, 3046, 3048 that there be paid to John Young Brown vs. Young)......... ....... 690, 691 on the river and harbor bill..... .....3209,

the sum of $2,500, in full for time spent on the bill concerning the rights of Ameri3210, 3271, 3557, 3568, 3559, and expenses incurred in prosecuting can citizens abroad. .........832, 1129

3662, 8565, 3593, 3595, 3616 his claim to a seat in this House-(Feb. on resolution in reference to one of the juson the tax bill (II. R. No. 1284)......3401, ruary 25, 1868] ....... ....... 1419

tices of Supreme Court .....862, 863, 864 3402, 3418, 8419, 3459, 3486 for printing forty thousand copies of the on the Kentucky election (case of John on the bill concerning the Black' river opening argument of President's conn. Young Brown).............. .. 900, 945 bridge, Ohio

.3556

sel, Judge Curtis-[April 13, 1868], 2292 on the legislative appropriation bill... 920, on deficieney bill (H. R. No. 1341)... 4307 in relation to the employment of soldiers

1024, 1052 leave of absence granted to

.1828 in the District of Columbia--[April 20, on the resolution in reference to Stepben Eichholtz, Hugo, bill (H. R. No. 1393) grant- 1868] ......

J. Meany.

...947 ing a pension to-[By Mr. Miller. Í

for a select committee to investigate con- on the Military Academy appropriation reported and passed, 8891 ; passed Senate, cerning a letter purporting to have been bill........994, 996, 997, 1019, 1020, 1021 4335; enrolled, 4434; approved, 4498.

written by seven members of this House on drawing for seats....... 1043, 1044, 1085 In Senate: received from House and referred, to one of the Senators from Missouri on the Kentucky election (ease of Samuel

3917 ; reported, 4197 ; passed, 4368; en- in relation to the impeachment trial E. Smith)..........................1197, 1198 rolled, 4448.

now pending in the Senate--[May 16, on the consular and diplomatic appropriaEla, Jacob H., a Representative from New 1868] ...... .............................. 2497 tion bill............

...... 1202 Hampshire...... ...............................2

in relation to the seizure of private papers on the Army appropriation bill, 1303, 1307 petitions presented by........... .648, 997, by the committee of managers--[May on the resolution reported for the impeach1141, 1308, 2332, 2336, 2471, 2652, 3856 25, 1868)...

.. 2581

ment of the President........ 1342, 1344, bill introduced by directing the committee of managers to

1346, 1896, 1897, 1398, No. 575-to establish certain offices at the examine the witness Woolley immedi.

1399, 1400, 1401, 1402 navy-yards of the United States....... 780 ately, to the end that if he shall answer on the reading of Washington's Farewell joint resolution introduced by

he may no longer be deprived of his Address...... .........1831, 1333 No. 845~-relative to printing specifications liberty--(June 10, 1868].............. 3034 on the naval appropriation bill, 1422, 2386 of patents.........!

... 4213 calling for the names of all persons now on questions relating to impeachment, resolutions submitted by: under sentence by military. cómmis.

1401, 1402, 1425, 1706, instructing Committee on Public Build. sions“[June 22, 1868] ................ 3377

1774, 2227, 2232, 2292, ings and Grounds to inquire whether any directing Committee on Printing to report

2307, 2319, 2320, 2355, further appropriation is necessary to the resolution for printing the protest

2364, 2365, 4473, 4474 cause the removal of the rubbish about of Democratic members--[June 80, on the articles of impeachment........1543, the west front of the Capitol, and to com

1868)..............

..3613

1616, 1618, 1638, 1639, 1640, 1642 plete the grading now suspended-[May authorizing Miss Vinnie Ream to continue on the impeachment protest.... ..1619, 15, 1868]........

.... 2480
to occupy the rooms in the Capitol until

1620, 1632, 1633 instructing Committee on Printing to in

she has completed the statue of Mr. on the Tennessee election (case of R. R. quire whether the Commissioner of Pat- Lincoln, not exceeding the term of one * Butler).....

....... 1685, 1687 ents bas procured any printing, binding, year-[July 20, 1868] .................4258 on the bill to continue the Freedmen's or blank hooks except at the Govern- reports made by.

8616, 3618

Bureau.....1814, 1815, 1817, 1997, 3310 ment Printing Office, &c.--[July 10, motions made by

.3, 172, 372, 664, on the bill for the admission of Alabama, 1868].............oooo.................3926 668, 784, 185, 1401, 1419, 1619, 1761,

1820, 1821, 2018 reports made by .......

...664, 4213 1857, 1870, 2533, 2582, 2942, 3223, 4264 on the bill for the relief of W. W. Holden remarks on the bill to exempt cotton from incidental remarks by.....2, 11, 12, 27, 96, 97, and others.........

. 1906, 1907 internal tax.....

........ ...
16, 897

156, 210, 282, 264, 312, 332,333, 366,403, • personal and explanatory.... . 1927 on the President's message......... 184, 191 644, 783, 785, 890, 891, 936, 946, 1087, on the bill to guaranty a republican form on the legislative appropriation bill... 1090 1189, 1198, 1296, 1328, 1401, 1424, 1426, of government..... .... 1960, 1965 on the resolution in regard to George F.

1619, 1668, 1774, 1806, 1857, 1858, 1861, on the amendment of the judiciary act, Sawyer.......

....1093
1865, 1972,2071, 2073, 2137, 2217, 2288,

2060, 2061, 2062, 2065 on the tax bill (H. R. No. 1060), 2891, 2892,

2318, 2354, 2887, 2408, 2421, 2635, 2581, on the impeachment replication......2072 2914, 2915, 2981, 2986, 2668, 2753, 3105, 3199, 3331, 3365, 3375,

2078 2079 2080 3036, 3066, 3133, 3141

3877, 3476, 3485, 3597, 3613,3616, 4083, on the bill to admit Alabama to repreon the deficiency bilt (H. R. No. 1841), 4000, 4216, 4253 4254, 4294, 4295, 4296, sentation in Congress, 2188 2139, 2143, 8730, 3781 1306, 4879, 4860, 4412, 4496, A499

2193, 2204, 2211, 2218, 2215, 2216, 2217

...... 2310

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