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[Intercourse with Indian Nations.] holding the treaty, make allowances to Indians for lands purchased by such treaty

... iii. 308 President authorized to appoint agents to reside among the

Indians, and make them presents of useful animals and instruments of husbandry, not exceeding fifteen thousand dollars per annum

309 Mode of proceeding, in case of injuries and offences com

mitted by Indians Jurisdiction of courts ascertained :

311 Military may apprehend offenders, found in the Indian tero

ritory, and convey them to the civil authority of the United States

312 Trial may be had where the criminal shall be found, and the military shall aid the civil officers

313 Distribution and appropriation of fines and forfeitures 313 Certain trade, intercourse and roads excepted 314 President authorized to ascertain the boundary lines when he shall think it neceffary

314 Act to continue in force two years, and to the end of the next session of Congress

314 Fifty thousand dollars appropriated for trade with the Ina

dians, under the direction of the President of the Unià ted States

232 President to establish trading houses, to carry on trade with

the Indians, and to appoint agents to receive and disa pose of the goods, who shall take oath for the faithful discharge of the trust, and give bonds to account, and who shall transmit their accounts half-yearly to the Sea cretary of the Treasury

257 Agents and their clerk's not to carry on trade with the

Indians on their private account, on penalty of a thoufand dollars, and perpetual disability to hold an office under the United States

258 Price of goods so to be regulated, that the capital stock may not be diminished

258 Salaries, and allowance to agents and clerks

2 59 Appropriation of one hundred and fifty thousand dollars,

for the purpose of carrying on the trade 259 Agents or clerks purchasing or receiving of Indians, any

instrument of hunting, husbandry, or cooking, or any article of clothing, except skins and fürs, shall forfeit one hundred dollars for each offence . 259 Vol. III.

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