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Mr. Dickerson, from the Committee on Commerce and Manufactures, to which was referred the bill, entitled “An act for the relief of Trapmaun Jahucke & Co." and, also, the bill, entitled “ An act for the relief of Alexander Roddy;" reported the same, respectively, without amendment.

Mr. Johnson, of Louisiana, from the Committee on Indian Affairs, to which was referred the bill, entitled “ An act to provide for annuities to the Ottawas, Pottawatamies, Kickapoos, Choctaws, Kaskaskias, to Mushalatubbee, and to carry into effect the treaty of Saganaw;" reported the same without amendment, and it was taken up and considered as in committee of the whole; and no amendment having been made thereto, it was reported to the Senate; and,

Ordered, That it pass to a third reading.

Mr. Pleasants, from the Committee on Naval Affairs, to which was referred the bill, entitled “ An act for the relief of William Thompson;" reported the same without amendment.

The bill, entitled “ An act for the relief of Henry Lee;" the bill, entitled “ An act for the relief of Benjamin Desobry;" and, also, the bill, entitled “ An act for the relief of Peter Cadwell;" were severally read the second time; and,

On motion, Ordered, That they be respectively referred to the Committee on Finance, to consider and report thereon.

Mr. Holmes, of Maine, from the Committee on Finance, to which were referred the three last mentioned bills, reported the same, respectively, without amendment.

The bill, entitled “ An act concerning invalid pensioners," was read the second time; and,

On motion, Ordered, That it be be referred to the Committee on Pensions, to consider and report thercon.

Mr. Noble, from the said Committee, reported the same without amendment.

The bill, entitled “ An act for the relief of James Brisban, and Jonah Lewis;" the bill, entitled “An act for the relief of William Gwynn;" the bill, entitled “ An act for the relief of Stephen Howard, Jr." and, also, a resolution authorizing the delivery of rifles promised to captain Aikins' volunteers at the siege of Plattsburg;" were severally read the second time; and,

On motion, Ordered, That they be respectively referred to the Committee on Military Affairs, to consider and report thereon.

Mr. Williams, of Tennessee, from the said Committee, reported the same respectively without amendment.

The bill, entitled “ An act for the relief of William R. Maddox;" the bill, entitled “ An act for the relief of Samuel Walker, Joseph L. Dutton, John Martin, Samuel Peterson, and Hannah Peterson;" the bill, entitled “ An act for the relief of Charles Campbell;" and, also, the bill, entitled “ An act for the relief of James Miller, John C. Elliot, Noah Hampton, James Erwin, and Jonathan Hampton;" were severally read the second time; and,

On motion, Ordered, That they be respectively referred to the Committee of Claims, to consider and report thereon; and,

Mr. Ruggles, from the said Committee, reported the same respectively without amendment.

The bill, entitled “ An act for the relief of James Barron;" and, also, the bill, entitled “ An act for the relief of Loudon Case;"> were severally read the second time; and,

On motion, Ordered, That they be respectively referred to the Committee of Claims, to consider and report thereon.

Mr. Ruggles, from said Committee, reported the same respectively without amendment.

The bill, entitled “An act for the relief of Benjamin Stephenson," was read the second time; and,

On motion, Ordered, That it be referred to the Committee on Public Lands, to consider and report thereon.

Mr. Thomas, from said Committee, reported the same without amendment.

The bill, entitled “ An act authorizing the payment of certain certificates;" and, also, the bill, entitled “An act for the relief of Joseph Bainbridge;" were severally read the second time; and,

On motion, Ordered, That they be respectively referred to the Committee on Finance.

Mr. Holmes, of Maine, from said Committee, reported the same respectively without amendment.

The bill, entitled “An act confirming claims to lots in the town of Mobile, and to land in the former province of West Florida, which claims have been reported favorably on by the commissioners appointed by the United States," was read the second time; and,

On motion, Ordered, That it be referred to the Committee on Public Lands, to consider and report thereon.

The bill, entitled “ An act for the relief of James Green;" the bill, entitled “An act authorizing the issuing of letters patent to Joshua Garsed;" the bill, entitled “ An act to authorize the issuing of letters patent to Richard Holden;" and, also, the bill, entitled “ An act to authorize the Secretary of State to issue letters patent to Frederick S. Warburg;" were severally read the second time; and,

On motion, Ordered, That they be respectively referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, to consider and report thereon.

The Senate resumed, as in committee of the whole, the consideration of the bill, entitled “ An act for the relief of James Pierce;" and no amendment having been made thereto, it was reported to the Senate; and, · Ordered, That it pass to a third reading.

The Senate resumed, as in committee of the whole, the consideration of the bill, entitled “An act for the relief of Alexander Roddy;" and no amendment having been made thereto, it was reported to the Senate; and,

Ordered, That it pass to a third reading.

The Senate resumed, as in committee of the whole, the consideration of the bill, entitled “ An act for the relief of Trapmaun Jahucke & Co." and no amendment having been made thereto, it was reported to the Senate; and,

Ordered, That it pass to a third reading.

The Senate resumed, as in committee of the whole, the consideration of the bill, entitled “ An act for the relief of Sally Vance;' and no amendment having been made thereto, it was reported to the Senate; and,

Ordered, That it pass to a third reading.

The Senate resumed, as in committee of the whole, the consideration of the bill, entitled “ An act for the relief of the legal representatives of John Girault;" and no amendment having been made thereto, it was reported to the Senate; and,

Ordered, That it pass to a third reading.

The Senate resumed, as in committee of the whole, the consideration of the bill, entitled “ An act for the relief of Susan Berzat, widow; and the legal representatives of Gabriel Berzat, deceased;": and no amendment having been made thereto, it was reported to the Senate; and,

Ordered, That it pass to a third reading.

The Senate resumed, as in committee of the whole, the consideration of the bill, entitled “ An act for the relief of the legal representatives of Marie Therese;" and no amendment having been made thereto, it was reported to the Senate; and,

Ordered, That it pass to a third reading.

The Senate resumed, as in committee of the whole, the consideration of the bill, entitled “ An act for the relief of Nathan Branson;": and no amendment being made thereto, it was reported to the Senate; and,

On the question, “Shall this bill be read a third time?”
It was determined in the negative.
So it was rejected.

Ordered, That the Secretary notify the House of Representatives accordingly.

The Senate resumed, as in committee of the whole, the consideration of the bill, entitled “An act for the relief of William Bartlett and John Stearns, owners of the schooner Angler; and Nathaniel Carver, owner of the schooner Harmony, and others;" and,

On motion, by Mr. Holmes, of Maine, Ordered, That the further consideration thereof be indefinitely postponed.

The bill, entitled “ An act fixing the compensation of the Commissioner of the Public Buildings," was read a third time.

Resolved, That this bill pass.

Ordered, That the Secretary notify the House of Representatives accordingly.

The bill, entitled “An act to extend the charter of the Mechanics' Bank of Alexandria, in the District of Columbia;” was read a third time; and,

On motion, by Mr. Eaton,
Ordered, That it lie on the table.
The Senate resumed, as in committee of the whole, the considera-

tion of the bill, entitled “ An act for the relief of John M. Moody and Samuel Moody;" and,

On motion, by Mr. Holmes, of Maine, Ordered, That the further consideration thereof be indefinitely postponed.

Mr. Lanman, from the Committee on the District of Columbia, to which was referred the bill, entitled “ An act to repeal part of an act passed by the state of Maryland, in the year 1784, and now in force in Georgetown, in the District of Columbia, entitled An act for an addition to Georgetown, in Montgomery county;" and, also, the bill, entitled “ An act to incorporate the inhabitants of Georgetown, and to repeal all acts heretofore passed for that purpose;" reported the same respectively without amendment.

A message from the House of Representatives, by Mr. Dougherty, their Clerk:

Mr. President: The House of Representatives have passed the bill which originated in the Senate,entitled “An act for the relief of the sureties of Joseph Pettipool;" the bill, entitled “ An act for the relief of the legal representatives of Joseph Hodgson, deceased;" the bill, entitled “ An act for the relief of the representatives of Greenberry H. Murphy;" and the bill, entitled “ An act to repeal the 14th section of an act to reduce and fix the military peace establishment, passed the 2d day of March, 1821.” They have also passed the bill, entitled An act explanatory of the act for the relief of James Leander Cathcart, passed May 15th, 1820;" with an amendment, in which they request the concurrence of the Senate. And he withdrew.

Mr. Holmes, of Maine, from the Committee on Finance, to which was referred the bill, entitled “An act making further appropriations for the military service of the United States, for the year 1822, and for other purposes;" reported the same with an amend. ment; and it was taken up, together with said amendment, and considered as in committee of the whole, and the amendment was agreed to.

On motion, by Mr. Thomas, Further to amend the bill, by adding a new section, as follows:

“ SEC. 2. And be it further enacted, That a sum, not exceeding nine thousand dollars, to be expended under the direction of the President of the United States, in repairing the public road leading from Cumberland, in the state of Maryland, to Wheeling, in Virginia, be, and the same is hereby appropriated:

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