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So the bill was passed. Mr. Fenton moved that the vote last taken be reconsidered, and also moved that the motion to reconsider be laid on the table; which latter motion was agreed to. Ordered, That the Clerk request the concurrence of the Senate in

the said bill.

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The House then proceeded to the consideration of the bill of the House (H.R. 622) for the relief of Francis Dainese, reported yesterday from a Committee of the Whole House without amendment.

Pending the question on its engrossment,

Mr. Cox moved the previous question; which was seconded.
The question being put, Shall the main question be now put 7 No

quorum voted.

Mr. Lovejoy moved that there be a call of the House; which motion

was disagreed to.

The main question was then ordered, and being put, the bill was ordered to be engrossed and read a third time.

Being engrossed, it was accordingly read the third time.

The question was then put, Shall the bill pass?

And it was decided in the affirmative,

Yeas . . . . . . . .
Nays . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 43

. . . . . . 53

The yeas and nays being desired by one-fifth of the members present,

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Mr. William P. Cutler Mr. Frederick F. Low Mr. Samuel Shellabarger
Sidney Edgerton James B. McKean Socrates N. Sherman
Thomas D. Eliot Robert McKnight Carey A. Trimble
Samuel C. Fessenden Edward McPherson Rowland E. Trowbridge
Thomas A. D. Fessenden William Mitchell Burt Wan Horn
Henry Grider James K. Moorhead Amasa Walker
ltichard A. Harrison John Patton E. P. Walton
John Hutchins Frederick A. Pike William A. Wheeler
George W. Julian Albert G. Porter James F. Wilson
William E. Lansing Aaron A Sargent Samuel T. Worcester.
Owen Lovejoy

So the bill was passed. Mr. Cox moved that the vote last taken be reconsidered, and also moved that the motion to reconsider be laid on the table; which latter motion was agreed to. Ordered, That the Clerk request the concurrence of the Senate in the said bill. A message in writing was received from the President of the United States, by Mr. Nicolay, his private secretary, which was handed in at the Speaker's table; also, a message notifying the House that he did, on the 12th instant, approve and sign a bill of the following title, viz: H. R. 617. An act to supply deficiencies in the appropriations for the service of the fiscal year ending June 30, 1863; And on the 13th instant a joint resolution of the following title, viz: H. Res. 144. Joint resolution to compensate the sailors on the gunboat “Cairo” for loss of clothing. Mr. Granger, from the Committee on Enrolled Bills, reported that the committee had examined and found truly enrolled a joint resolution and bill of the following titles, viz: H.-Res. 118. Joint resolution to revive an act to secure to the officers and men actually employed in the western department, or department of Missouri, their pay, bounty, and pension, and for other purposes; and H. R. 737. An act to issue an American register to the steamship ‘‘Karnak.” When The Speaker signed the same. Mr. Dawes having called up the report of the Committee of Elections upon the credentials of John B. McCloud, claiming to be elected a representative from the second district in Virginia, and the petition of W. W. Wing, to be admitted to the same seat, The House proceeded to its consideration. The Speaker having stated the question to be on agreeing to the following resolutions accompanying the said report, viz: Resolved, That J. B. McCloud is not entitled to a seat in this house as a representative from the second congressional district in Virginia. Resolved, That W. W. Wing is not entitled to a seat in this house as a representative from the second congressional district in Virginia, It was put, and decided in the affirmative. On motion of Mr. Dawes, Ordered, That the consideration of the report of the Committee of Elections upon the credentials of Lewis McKenzie, claiming a seat in the House as a representative from the State of Virginia, be postponed until Monday next. Mr. Dawes having called up, the House proceeded to consider, the report of the Committee of Elections upon the petition of John B. Rodgers—the pending question being on agreeing to the following resolution, viz: Resolved, That John B. Rodgers is not entitled to a seat in this house as a representative from the State of Tennessee. After debate, The question was put, Will the House agree thereto 2 And it was decided in the affirmative. So the said resolution was agreed to. On motion of Mr. Mallory, by unanimous consent, the bill of the House (H.R. 749) for the relief of James C. Mattingly, postmaster at Bardstown, Kentucky, was amended so as to read “Ignatius” in lieu of “James,” both in the body and title of the bill, and it was directed that it be engrossed and reported to the Senate accordingly. Mr. Dawes having called up, the House proceeded to the consideration of the report of the Committee of Elections in the case of Le Grand Byington vs. William Wandever—the pending question being on the amendment submitted by Mr. Cox to the resolution reported from the said committee. After debate, The resolution of the Committee of Elections having been read as follows, viz: Resolved, That the Committee of Elections be discharged from the further consideration of the subject. And the amendment submitted by Mr. Cox having been read as follows, viz: Strike out all after the word “Resolved,” and insert: “That William Vandever was not elected a member of this house for the second congressional district of Iowa. “Resolved, That LeGrand Byington was duly elected a member of this house for the second congressional district of Iowa.” The question was put, Will the House agree to the said amendment? And it was decided in the negative. Mr. Voorhees moved that the vote last taken be reconsidered. Pending which, Mr. Bingham moved that the motion to reconsider be laid on the table.

And the question being put, - - - Yeas. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 84 It was decided in the affirmative, Nays. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 28

The yeas and nays being desired by one-fifth of the members present. Those who voted in the affirmative are—

Mr. Cyrus Aldrich Mr. Stephen Baker Mr. Harrison G. Blake
John B. Alley Portus Baxter James Buffinton
Isaac N. Arnold Fernando C. Beaman Charles B. Calvert
Elijah Babbitt John A. Bingham Jacob P. Chamberlain
Joseph Baily Samuel S. Blair Ambrose W. Clark

Mr. Schuyler Colfax
Frederick A. Conkling
Roscoe Conkling
John W. Crisfield
William P. Cutler
Wm. Morris Davis
Henry L. Dawes
Charles Delano
Sidney Edgerton
Thomas M. Edwards
Thomas D. Eliot
Alfred Ely
Reuben E. Fenton
Samuel C. Fessenden

Thomas A. D. Fessenden

George P. Fisher
Richard Franchot
Augustus Frank
Daniel W. Gooch
John N. Goodwin
Richard A. Harrison
Samuel Hooper
Valentine B. Horton

Mr. John Hutchins
William D. Kelley
William E. Lansing
Dwight Loomis
Owen Lovejoy
Frederick F. Low
James B. McKean
Robert McKnight
Edward McPherson
William Mitchell
James K. Moorhead
Justin S. Morrill
John W. Noell
John Patton
Timothy G. Phelps
Frederick A. Pike
Theodore M. Pomeroy
Albert G. Porter
John F. Potter
John H. Rice
Albert G. Riddle
Aaron A. Sargent
Charles B. Sedgwick

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Mr. Joseph Segar
John P. C. Shanks
William P. Sheffield
Samuel Shellabarger
Socrates N. Sherman
A. Scott Sloan
Elbridge G. Spaulding
Thaddeus Stevens
John L. N. Stratton
Benjamin F. Thomas
Carey A.Trimble :
Rowland E. Trowbridge
Burt Van Horn
Rob't B. Wan Walkenburgh
William H. Wadsworth
Amasa Walker
John W. Wallace
Edwin H. Webster
William A. Wheeler
Albert S. White
James F. Wilson
William Windom
Samuel T. Worcester.

. George K. Shiel

Edward H. Smith
John B. Steele
John D. Stiles
Daniel W. Woorhees
Chilton A. White
Charles A. Wickliffe
George C. Woodruff
George H. Yeaman.

So the motion to reconsider was laid on the table.
The resolution reported from the Committee of Elections was then

agreed to. So it was

Resolved, That the Committee of Elections be discharged from the further consideration of the subject.

On motion of Mr. Justin S. Morrill, by unanimous consent, Ordered, That the bill of the House (H. R. 659) to provide ways

and means for the support of the government, with the amendments of the Senate thereto, be printed.

Mr. Cobb, from the Committee on Enrolled Bills, reported that the committee had examined and found truly enrolled bills of the following titles, viz:

S. 313. An act for the relief of John Cradlebaugh;

S. 477. An act for the relief of Cyrus Clapp and his guarantors or sureties; and

S. 338. An act for the relief of Joseph W. Dyer, Ansel L. Dyer, and William W. Dyer.

When

The Speaker signed the same.

Mr. Stevens moved that the House resolve itself into the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union.

Mr. John B. Alley

Pending which,
Mr. Mallory moved, at 3 o'clock and 40 minutes p. m., that the

House adjourn; which motion was disagreed to.

The question then recurred on the motion of Mr. Stevens.
And being put,

Yeas . . . . - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nays . . . . . . . . . . . -
The yeas and nays being desired by one-fifth of the members present,
Those who voted in the affirmative are—

It was decided in the affirmative,

Mr. Daniel W. Gooch Mr. Theodore M. Pomeroy

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James M. Ashley
Stephen Baker
Portus Baxter
John A. Bingham
Samuel S Blair
Harrison G. Blake
James Buffinton
Jacob P. Chamberlain
Ambrose W. Clark
Schuyler Colfax
Roscoe Conkling
William P. Cutler
Wm. Morris Davis
Sidney Edgerton
Thomas M. Edwards
Thomas D. Eliot
Alfred Ely
Reuben E. Fenton
Samuel C. Fessenden
Thomas A. D. Fessenden
Augustus Frank

John N. Goodwin
Richard A. Harrison
Samuel Hooper
Valentine B. Horton
John Hutchins
George W. Julian
Francis W. Kellogg
William Kellogg
William E. Lansing
Dwight Loomis
Owen Lovejoy
Frederick F. Low
Robert McKnight
Horace Maynard
William Mitchell
Justin S. Morrill
John T. Nixon
John W. Noell
John Patton
Timothy G. Phelps
Frederick A. Pike

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Albert G. Porter
John F. Potter
John H. Rice
Edward H. Rollins
Aaron A. Sargent
Charles B. Sedgwick
William P. Sheffield
Samuel Shellabarger
Socrates N. Sherman
Elbridge G. Spaulding
Thaddeus Stevens
John L. N. Stratton
Benjamin F. Thomas
Carey A. Trimble
Rob't B. Van Walkenburgh
Amasa Walker
Elijah Ward
Albert S. White
James F. Wilson
William Windom.

Albert G. Riddle
James C. Robinson
Joseph Segar
George K. Shiel
Edward H. Smith
John B. Steele

Charles B. Calvert Jesse Lazear John D. Stiles
Andrew J. Clements Edward McPherson Francis Thomas
George T. Cobb Robert Mallory Rowland E. Trowbridge
Frederick A. Conkling Henry May John P. Verree

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So the motion was agreed to. And the House accordingly resolved itself into the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union; and after some time spent therein, the Speaker resumed the chair, and Mr. William Kellogg reported that the committee having, according to order, had the

Daniel W. Woorhees
William H. Wadsworth
John W. Wallace
Edwin H. Webster
Kellian W. Whaley
Chilton A. White
Charles A. Wickliffe
George C. Woodruff
Samuel T. Worcester
George H. Yeaman.

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