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Also, a bill (H. R. 3) amending section 1000 of the Revised Statutes of the United States;

Also, a bill (H. R. 4) to provide a penalty for wanton injury to the public libraries in the District of Columbia and in the Territories of the United States;

Also, a bill (11. R. 5) prescribing an oath of office;

Also, a bill (H. R. 6) to enlarge the jurisdiction of the Court of Claims, and for other purposes; to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Also, a bill (H. R. 7) to refund duplicate tax to Boebm Brothers, of New York ; to the Committee of Ways and Means.

By Mr. Lindsey: A bill (H. R. 8) for the relief of Othniel P. Hollis; to the Committee on Invalid Pensions.

By Mr. Hendee: A bill (H. R.9) to provide a permanent form of gov. ernment for the District of Columbia; to the Committee on the District of Columbia.

Also, a bill (H. R. 10) granting a pension to Perley P. Roberts;

Also, a bill (H. R. 11) granting pension to Agnes Fairly, widow of David Fairly; to the Committee on Invalid Pensions.

Also, a bill (8. R. 12) for the relief of Edgar A. Beach, of Essex, Vermont; to the Committee on War-Claims.

Also, a bill (H. R. 13) for the relief of H. G. Boardman, postmaster at Milton, Vermont; to the Committee on Claims.

Also, a bill (H. R. 14) granting a pension to Samuel Stinson, jr.; to the Committee on Invalid Pensions.

Also, a bill (H. R. 15) for the relief of De Forest W. Carpenter, postmaster at Richford, Vermont;

Also, a bill (H. R. 16) to reimburse D. D. Wead, postmaster at Shel. don, Vermont, for stamps and money stolen from him December 31, 1873;

Also, a bill (H. R. 17) to pay Edgar A. Beach, of Essex, Vermont, the sum therein named; to the Committee of Claims.

By Mr. Joyce: A bill (H. R. 18) to repeal the act eutitled "An act to establish a uniform system of bankruptcy throughout the United States," approved March 2, 1867, and all laws and parts of laws amendatory thereof;

Also, a bill (8. R. 19) to provide for the appointment of a commission on the subject of the alcoholic liquor traffic; to the Committee on the Judiciary.

By Mr. Banks: A bill (H. R. 20) to extend the scope and efficiency of au act entitled "An act to secure homesteads to actual settlers on the pablic domain," approved May 20, 1862; to the Committee on the Public Lands.

By Mr. Butler: A bill (H. R. 21) to repeal the several sections of the Revised Statutes embracing the "tenure of civil office act;"

Also, a bill (H. R. 22) for the distribution to those who are entitled to it of the remainder of the Geneva award ; to the Committee on the Judiciary.

By Mr. B. W. Harris: A bill (H. R. 23) for the relief of George B. Upton, executor, and Ann C. Upton, executrix of the will of George B. Upton, deceased ; to the Committee on War-Claims.

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By Mr. Crapo: A bill (H. R. 24) to relieve certain ships and vessels from compulsory pilot-fees ; to the Committee on Commerce.

By Mr. Loring: A bill (H. R. 25) to provide uniform certificates of election of members of Congress; to the Committee of Elections.

Also, a bill (H. R. 26) to apply the proceeds of sales of public lands to the education of the people, and for the encouragement and support of colleges for the advancement of agriculture and the mechanic arts; to the Committee on Education and Labor.

Also, a bill (H. R. 27) granting a pension to Thomas S. Peterson, of Salem, Essex County, Massachusetts ; to the Committee on Invalid Pensions.

Also, a bill (H. R. 28) for the relief of the heirs of Nicholas Fouqué and Marc Antoine Fouqué; to the Committee on the Judiciary.

By Mr. Morse: A bill (H1. R. 29) granting a pension to Othneil T. Hol.

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to the Committee on Invalid Pensions.

By Mr. Eames: A bill (H. R. 30) in relation to expenses of paymas. ters of the United States when traveling on duty with troops or escorts ordered for the protection of public funds or property; to the Committee ou Military Affairs.

Also, a bill (H. R. 31) to amend chapter 7 of Title XXXIV of the Revised Statutes ; to the Committee of Ways and Means.

Also, a bill (H. R. 32) for the erection of a light-bouse on Whale Rock, at the entrance of Narragansett Bay; to the Committee on Commerce.

Also, a bill (H. R. 33) to reduce postage on letters; to the Committee on the Post-Office and Post-Roads.

By Mr. Ballou : A bill (8. R. 34) to provide that all pensions on account of death, wounds received, or disease contracted in the service of the United States since March 4, 1861, which bave been granted or shall bereafter be granted pensions to January 1, 1880, shall be paid at the rate paid on the passage of this act, and sball commence from the date of death or discharge, and for the payment of arrears; to the Committee on Invalid Pensions.

By Mr. Wait: A bill (8. R. 35) to equalize the pay of rear-admirals on the retired list:

Also, a bill (H. R. 36) for the relief of Aloysius J. Kane; to the Committee on Naval Affairs.

By Mr. Landers: A bill (H. R. 37) for the relief of S. M. Norton, of Bristol, Connecticut; to the Committee of Claims.

By Mr. Phelps: A bill (H. R. 38) for the repeal of the existing national tax ou deposits in saviugs institutions ; to the Committee on Bauking and Currency.

Also, a bill (H. R. 39) for the relief of James Caler, of Stamford, Con. necticut; to the Committee on Commerce.

Also, a bill (H. R. 40) to repeal section 15 of the act to amend existing customs and internal-revenue laws, and section 129 of the national. bank act; to the Committee of Ways and Means.

Also, a bill (H. R. 41) granting a pension to Mary Desbrow; to the Committee on Revolutionary Pensions.

Also, a bill (H. R. 42) granting a pension to Lucius Lockett, of Beacon Falls, Connecticut; to the Committee on Invalid Pensions.

Also, a bill (H. R. 43) for the relief of George F. Selleck, late lieutenant Fifth Regiment Connecticut Volunteers; to the Committee on War Claims.

Also, a bill (H. R. 44) granting additional pension to John F. Chose, of Saybrook, Copnecticut;

Also, a bill (H. R. 45) for the relief of Thomas Butler, late a private in Company M, Third United States Cavalry; to the Committee on Invalid Pensions.

Also, a bill (H. R. 46) for the relief of Sidney F. Oviatt, postmaster at Orange, Connecticut:

Also, a bill (11. R. 47) for the relief of Robert C. Narramore, late postmaster at Derby, Connecticut; to the Committee of Claims.

Also, a bill (H. R. 48) for the relief of Marvin H. Amesbury;

Also, a bill (H. R. 49) for the relief of Moses Bradley, a private in. Company L, First Regiment Connecticut Heavy Artillery;

Also, a bill (H. R. 50) for the relief of George Cowles, of New Haven, Connecticutt; to the Committee on War-Claims.

By Mr. Phelps: A bill (41. R. 51) for continuing the improveinents in Milford Harbor, in the State of Connecticut;

Also, a bill (H. R. 52) for continuing the improvements at the mouth of Connecticut River, Say brook, Connecticut; to the Coumittee on Commerce.

By Mr. Benjamiu A. Willis: A bill (fl. R. 53) to simplify existing laws imposing and collecting duties upon imports and to remove all ambiguities therefrom; also, to reduce the rates on imported merchandise, restore the duty upon tea and coffee and enlarge the free-list;

Also, a bill (H. R. 54) to restore national credit by funding the noninterest-bearing debt into bonds bearing interest at the rate of four per centum per annum, payable at the expiration of forty years; to the Committee of Ways and Means.

Also, a bill (H. R. 55) to provide that all pensions on account of death, wounds received, or disease contracted in the service of the United States since March 4, 1861, which have been granted, or which sball hereafter be granted on application filed previous to January 1, 1879, sball commence from the date of death or discharge, and for the payment of the arrears of pensions; to the Committee on luvalid Pensions

Also, a bill (H. R. 56) to regulate and facilitate the payment of duties upon imported merchandise;

Also, a bill (E. R. 57) to provide for the classification of fabrics, and other articles composed of mixed materials; to the Committee of Ways and Means.

Also, a bill (H. R. 58) to provide for the construction of an act entitled "An act to amend the customs-revenue laws and to repeal moieties ;" to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Also, a bill (H. R. 59) to simplity the sixteenth subdivision of Schedule B, section 2504, Revised Statutes of the United States, relating to glass, in order to harmonize with subsequent subdivisious of the same schedule ;

Also, a bill (H. R. 60) to repeal duties on pai-kages, commissions, transportation, and covering of goods, &c.;

Also, a bill (H. R. 61) to provide for the repeal of all taxes upon capital

and deposits of State and national banking institutions, &c.; also, to abolish the two cent stamp upon bank-cbecks;

Also, a bill (H. R. 62) to provide for the abolition of all bonds for duties on imported merchandise while the latter remains in the custody of the Government;

Also, a bill (H. R. 63) to provide for the valuation of imports upon which customs-duties are imposed, paying in wbole or in part ad valorem rates;

Also, a bill (H. R. 64) to provide for the prompt payment, with interest and costs, of all judgments obtained against the Government for refund or overpayments of duties;

Also, a bill (H. R. 65) to provide for the reduction of duty upon all laces manufactured by hand;

Also, a bill (H. R. 66) to provide for the responsibility of tbe Government for all imported merchandise while in its custody;

Also, a bill (H. R. 67) to provide for a refund of redemption-agency expenses ; to the Committee of Ways and Means.

Also, a bill (H. R. 68) to further declare tbe meaning of section 5219, Revised Statutes of the United States, and its correct interpretation; to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Also, a bill (H. R. 69) to provide for the abolition of all paval officers inports of entry where a United States appraiser's department is estab. lished; to the Committee of Ways and Means.

Also, a bill (H. R. 70) authorizing a settlement of the claim of the estate of the late Rear-Admiral John A. Dahlgren;

Also, a bill (H. R. 71) to promote efficiency and harmony in the Navy;

Also, a bill (H. R. 72) to protect the interests of enlisted men and others in the Navy; to the Committee on Naval Affairs.

Also, a bill (H. R. 73) for the relief of John A. Morris, late collector of internal revenue of the tenth district of the State of New York ; to the Committee of Claims.

Also, a bill (H. R. 74) to authorize notaries public to take and certify oaths, affirmations, depositions, and acknowledgments in certain cases; to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Also, a bill (H. R. 75) providing for the abolition of prize money ; to the Committee on Naval Affairs.

Also, a bill (.H. R. 76) in relation to clerks, deputy clerks, and assistant clerks of the United States courts; to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Also, a bill (H. R. 77) for the relief of Richard . Birmingham, late sergeant Company A, Sixty ninth Regiment New York State Volun. teers; to the Committee on Military Affairs.

Also, a bill (H. K. 78) granting a pension to John H. Reilly;
Also, a bill (H. R. 79) granting a pension to Robert Butler ;
Also, a bill (H. R. 80) granting a pension to Alexander Bond;

Also, a bill (H. R. 81) granting a pension to A. M. Atwood; to the Committee on luvalid Pensions.

Also, a bill (H. R. 82) for the relief of Alexander Anderson, late first lieutenant Fourteenth New York Volunteer Cavalry; to the Committee op Military Affairs.

By Mr. Samuel S. Cox: A bill (H, R. 83) to remove the disabilities

imposed by the third section of the fourteenth article of the amend. ments of the Constitution of the United States; to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Also, a bill (H. R. 84) providing for the issue of silver coin on deposit of bullion;

Also, a bill (H. R. 85) to repeal an act authorizing the coinage of a twenty cent piece of silver; to the Committee on Banking and Currency.

Also, a bill (H. R. 86) to provide for the settlement of the accounts of workmen, &c., for excess of eight bours' labor; to the Committee on the Judiciary.

By Mr. Mayham: A bill (H. R. 87) for the relief of Peter M. Halwick; to the Committee op. Military Affairs.

By Mr. A. S. Hewitt: A joint resolution (H. Res. 1) in relation to the international industrial exposition to be held in Paris in 1878; to the Committee on Foreign Affairs.

By Mr. Lapham: A bill (I. R. 88) for the relief of Alonzo Suyder, of Livingston County, New York ; to the Committee of Claims.

Also, a bill (A. R. 89) for the relief of Nancy A. Hirrick, of Roches. ter, New York; to the Committee on Private Land-Claims.

Also, a bill (H. R. 90) granting a pension to Susan A. Heazlit, aunt of George W. Heazlit, a deceased soldier;

Also, a bill (H. R. 91) granting a pension to William H. Gould, a private in the late war;

Also, a bill (H. R. 92) for the relief of Lewis E. Winans, late a private in Company C, Fourth New York Heavy Artillery;

Also, a bill (H. R. 93) granting a pension to Elizabeth Reese, widow of John Reese, a deceased soldier; to the Committee on Invalid Pensions.

Also, a bill (U. R. 94) granting a pension to Elizabeth Page, widow of Eliphet Page, a soldier in the war of 1812 ;

Also, a bill (H. R. 95) granting a pension to Nathan Dickerson, a sol. dier in the war of 1812; to the Committee on Revolutionary Pensions and War of 1812.

By Mr. Hungerford: A bill (II. R. 96) granting a pension to Heury Hadies, late private Company G, Eighty sixth Regiment, New York Volunteer Infantry;

By Mr. W. H. Baker: A bill (H. R. 97) granting a pension to William A. Miller;

Also, a bill (H. R. 98) granting a pepsion to Amelia R. Webster; to tbe Committee on Invalid Pensions.

Also, a bill (H. R. 99) granting a pension to Charles Slawson; to the Committee on Revolutionary Pensions.

By Mr. Bagley: A bill (H. R. 100) to amend section 2958 of the Revised Statutes: to the Committee of Ways and Means.

By Mr. Cutler: A bill (H. R. 101) applying the proceeds of the public lands to the support of free schools; to the Committee on Education and Labor.

Also, a bill (H. R. 102) equalizing taxes ; to the Committee of Ways and Means.

Also, a bill (H. P. 103) granting a pension to William S. Fonda; to the Committee on luvalid Pensions.

Also, a bill (H. R. 104) for the relief of Eliza Howard Powers; to the Committee on War-Claims.

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