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1836. SECTION 3. And be it further enacted, That there shall be $1,500, salary to allowed to the judge of the said district court, the annual combe paid the judge. pensation of fifteen hundred dollars, to commence from the date

of his appointment, to be paid quarterly at the Treasury of the United States.

SECTION 4. And be it further enacted, That there shall be apAllorey.

pointed in the said district, a person learned in the law, to act as attorney for the United States, who shall, in addition to his stated fees, be paid annually by the United States, two hundred dollars, as a full compensation for all extra services; the said payment

to be made quarter-yearly at the Treasury of the United States. Marshal.

SECTION 5. And be it further enacted, That a marshal shall be appointed for the said district, who shall perform the same duties, be subject to the same regulations and penalties, and be entitled to the same fees as are prescribed and allowed to marshals in other districts, and shall, moreover, be entitled to the sum of two hundred dollars annually,, as a compensation for all extra services: Provided, however, That this act shall not take effect until the State of Michigan shall be admitted into the Union, according to the provisions of the act entitled "An act to establish the northern boundary line of the State of Ohio, and to provide for the admission of the State of Michigan into the Union on certain conditions."

Approved, 1st July, 1836.

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CHAP. 235. An ACT making appropriation for the payment of charges in

curred for the support of the Penitentiary in the Districi of Columbia, for the year eighteen hundred and thirty-five, and for the support of said Penitentiary for the year eighteen hundred and thirty-six.

1835

(Sec. 1.) Be it enacted, by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

That, in addition to the unexpended balance of six thousand $8,081 73 pay of officers &c, for four hundred and seventy-one dollars and fifty eight cents of a

former appropriation, there shall be, and hereby is, appropriated, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, the sum of eight thousand eighty-four dollars and seventy-three cents, for the pay of officers, the purchase of materials and implements, the support of prisoners, and other contingent expenses of the said penitentiary, for and during the year eighteen hundred

and thirty-five. $14,000 for 1936.

SECTION 2. And be it further enacted, That, for the support of the penitentiary for the year one thousand eight hundred and thirty-six, including the pay of the officers, the purchase of materials and implements, the support of prisoners, and other contingent expenses of the said penitentiary, the sum of fourteen thousand dollars be, and hereby is, appropriated out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated.

Approved, 1st of July, 1836.

1836.

CHAP. 236. An ACT to authorize the Governor and Legislative Council of

the Territory of Florida, to sell the lands heretofore reserved for the benefit of a general seminary af learning in said Territory.

(Sec. 1.) Be it enacted, by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Governor and Legislative Council of the Territory of Florida shall be, and they are hereby, authorized to sell and convey, in fee simple, for the benefit of the University of Florida, of which, Joseph M. White, R. K. Call, Thomas Randall, John G. Gamble, Thomas Eston Randolph, Louis M. Goldsborough, Ben. Chaires, Turbutt R. Betton, F. Eppes, E. Loockerman, Fitch W. Taylor, J. Loring Wourt, Ashbeel Steele, and J. Edwin Stuart are trustees, any part not exceeding one half of the two townships of land heretofore reserved and appropriated by Congress for the establishment and support of a seminary of learning in the Territory of Florida, and to appropriated so much of the money arising from the sale thereof, as may be deemed expedient for the erection of commodious and durable buildings for said University; for the purchase of apparatus, and whatever else may be suitable for such University; and to invest the remainder in some productive funds, the proceeds of which shall be devoted forever to the benefit of said University of Florida.

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Approved, 1st July, 1836.

CHAP. 237. An ACT for the relief of Joseph W. Green and the owners and

crew of the fishing schooner Two Brothers, of Marblehead, in the State of Massachusetts.

(Sec. 1.) Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America, in Congress assembled, That the collector of the customs for Marblehead, in the State of the Collector Massachusetts, is hereby authorized to pay to Joseph W. Green of Marblehead to

pay the bounty and the crew of the fishing schooner Two Brothers, to be dis- &c. tributed according to law, the same said vessel would have been entitled to receive as a bounty or drawback if she had been actually at sea during the whole time required by law to be entitled to said bounty; she having been lost before she had accomplished her full term required by law. Approved, 1st July, 1936.

CHAP. 238. An ACT for the relief of James Tucker and John Judge.

(Sec. 1.) Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That there shall be paid to James Tucker and John Judge out

$1,500 to be paid of any moneys in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, the to them for the sum of one thousand five hundred dollars; which sum so paid to them shall be in full consideration for the use of their patent in the construction of anchors for the navy of the United States, and in full of all claims of the said James Tucker and John

1836. Judge against the United States for the use of said patent from the time of granting the same until its final termination.

Approved, 1st of July, 1836.

CHAP. 239. An ACT for the relief of Andrew Hoover, of Indiana. (Sec. 1.) Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Represer

tatives of ine United States of America in Congress assembled, od to be paid to That the proper officer of the Treasury pay to Andrew Hoover, him for a horse of Marion county, Indiana, ninety dollars in full, for a horse lost

in the service of the United States, in June, eighteen hundred

and thirty-two, which horse was lost while in the use of John Proviso. Steale as a mounted volunteer: Provided, The said Hoover shall

file his bond with sufficient security to indemnify the United States against the claim of any other person or persons for said property

Approved, 1st of July, 1836.

CHAP. 240. An ACT for the relief of James Alexander, and Ira Rash

(Sec. 1.] Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Represen

tatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, 3408 to J. A. and That the Secretary of War be, and he is hereby, authorized and $575 10 I. N.

required to pay out of any money in the Treasury not other wise appropriated, to James Alexander, the sum of four hundred and three dollars, and to Ira Nash, the sum of five hundred and seventy-five dollars; it being for losses they sustained by depredations committed upon their property by a band of Sac and Fox Indians, in the year eighteen hundred and fourteen.

Approved, 1st of July, 1836.

CHAP. 211. An act for the relief of the heirs of William Forbes, deceased.

to them

[Sec. 1.] Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Represen.

tatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, $2,100 to be paid That the Secretary of the Treasury be, and he is hereby,

authorized and directed to pay, out of any money in the Treasury of the United States not otherwise appropriated, 10 Gordon Forbes, John A. Parker, and Robert M. Forbes, (heirs at law of William Forbes, deceased,) two thousand one hundred dollars, for certain houses belonging to them, which were destroyed at Kinsale, in Virginia, by the enemy in the late war with Great Britain.

Approved, 1st July, 1836.

CHAP. 242. An ACT for the relief of John Cowper.

(Sec, 1.] Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatires of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Treasury be, and he is hereby, directed to pay to John Cowper, out of any money in the 1836. Treasury not otherwise appropriated, the sum of one thousand $1,768 M1 to be seven hundred and sixty-eight dollars and thirty-four cents, for paid to them, prosecuting the claims of Theodore Armstead, Moses Myers, and James Thorburn, before the commission under the Spanish treaty, commonly called the Florida treaty, which claims inured to the benefit of the United States.

Approved, 1st July, 1836.

CHAP. 243. An ACT for the relief of John S. Devlin.

(Sec. 1.] Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Treasury be, and he is hereby, 8190 to be paid to authorized to pay to John S. Devlin, quartermaster sergeant of him. the United States marine corps, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, the sum of one hundred and ninety dollars, being in full for extra services rendered in the capacity of clerk.

Approved, 1st July, 1836.

CHAP. 214. An ACT authorizing the Commissioner of the General Land
Office, to issue to David J. Talbot, a patent for a quarter section of land in
Missouri.

(Sec. 1.) Be it enacted by the Senate and

House of Represontatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Commissioner of the General Land Office be, and he hereby is, authorized and directed to issue to David J. Talbot, of Missouri, a patent for the north west quarter section of section twenty-five township forty-six, north of the base line, and range five, west of the fifth principal meridian, in Missouri

, in conformity with the entry heretofore made by the said David J. Talbot, as assignee of Haile Talbot, in theland office of St. Louis, Missouri; Provided, however, That Proviso. the said David J. Talbot, before the issuing of said patent, procure to be surrendered to the United States, at the General Land Office, to be cancelled, the patent for the same quarter section which, erroneously and by mistake, was issued to one Robert Wash, upon the New Madrid claim of one Peter Perron, and which the said Robert Wash is hereby authorized to surren

Approved, 1st July, 1836.

der accordingly.

CHAP. 245. An ACT for the relief of Scioto Evans.

(Sec. 1.) Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Represon tatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Treasury be, and he is hereby,

him.

1836. directed to pay to Scioto Evans, of Indiana, the sum of fifty-five $55 to be paid 10 dollars, for a horse, saddle, bridle, and blanket, furnished Robert

Robertson, for the use of the United States, in an expedition against the hostile Indians in eighteen hundred and thirty-two; Provided, The said Evans shall file his bond, with sufficient security, to indemnify the United States against the claim of any other person or persons to the said property.

Approved, 1st July, 1836.

Proviso.

CHAP. 246. An ACT for the relief of Doctors J. E. B. Findly, and A. H. Deas.

(Sec. 1.) Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Represen

tatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, $150 to be paid te That the Secretary of the Treasury be, and he is hereby,

directed to pay, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, to Doctor J. E. B. Findly, the sum of one hundred

and fifty dollars, and a like sum of one hundred and fifty dollars $150 to A. H. D. to Doctor A. H. Deas, on account of medical services rendered

by them to four companies of United States troops, on their passage from Charleston, South Carolina, to Old Point Comfort

, in the State of Virginia.,

Approved, 1st July, 1836.

CHAP. 247. An ACT for the relief of Joshua Pitcher.

[Sec. 1.) Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Represen,

tatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, $100 to be allowed That the Secretary of War be, and he is hereby, authorized to in his account. - allow to Joshua Pitcher, the sum of one hundred dollars in the

settlement of his accounts as Indian agent, in addition to three hundred dollars authorized by law to be paid to an interpreter.

Approved, 1st July, 1836.

CHAP. 248. An ACT authorizing the Winnisimmet Company to lay out and

make a way on lands of the United States, in Chelsea, in the State of Massachusetts.

[Sec. 1.) Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That, the Winnisimmet Company, in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts be, and they hereby are, authorized and empow. ered to lay out and make a way or street over lands of the United States situated in Chelsea, in said Commonwealth, in front of the United States marine hospital ; said way or street to be in continuation of the marginal street of said company: Provided, That said way shall not exceed fifty feet in width, and shall be so constructed, under the supervision of the collector for the dis

Proviso,

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