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Mr. Landrum moved, at 10 o'clock and 10 minutes a. m., that the House adjourn. And the question being put,

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

Mr. William Allen

William T. Avery
Milledge L. Bonham
Reese B. Brabson
Lawrence O'B. Branch
Francis M. Bristow
John C. Burch
James Craig
Burton Craige
John G. Davis
Daniel C. De Jarnette
Emerson Etheridge
Thomas B. Florence
Lucius J. Gartrell
Thomas Hardeman, jr.
John T. Harris

Mr. Joshua Hill

Thomas C Hindman
William S. Holınan
William Howard
Jacob M. Kunkel
John M. Landrum
John A. Logan
Peter E. Love
Robert Mallory
Horace Maynard
John McQueen
William Montgomery
Laban T. Moore
Thomas A. R. Nelson
John W. Noell

Mr. George H. Pendleton

James L. Pagh
James C. Robinson
William Smith
James A. Stallworth
Benjamin Stanton
James A. Stewart
Lansing Stout
James H. Thomas
John W. H. Underwood
Clement L. Vallandigham
Henry Waldron
William G. Whiteley
Warren Winslow
John V. Wright.

Those who voted in the negative are

Mr. Charles F. Adams

Green Adams
Cyrus Aldrich
William C. Anderson
James M. Ashley
Thomas J. Barr
Charles L. Beale
John A Bingham
Samuel S. Blair
Harrison G. Blake
Jobn E. Bouligny
William D. Brayton
James Buffinton
Anson Burlingame
Alfred A. Burnham
Luther C. Carter
Charles Case
John Cochrane
Schuyler Colfax
Thomas G. Davidson
H. Winter Davis
Charles Delano
William H. Dimrnick
R. Holland Duell
W. McKee Dunn
Sidney Edgerton
Thomas M. Edwards
Thomas D. Eliot

Mr. Alfred Ely

William H. English
Reuben E Fenton
Orris S. Ferry
Stephen C. Foster
Augustus Frank
Ezra B. French
Daniel W. Gooch
James H. Graham
James T. Hale
Robert Hatton
William Helmick
William A. Howard
William Irvine
Benjamin F. Junkin
Francis W. Kellogg
William S. Kenyon
David Kilgore
DeWitt C. Leach
M. Lindley Lee
Owen Lovejoy
William B. Maclay
Charles D. Martin
James B. McKean
William Millward
James K, Moorhead
Justin S. Morrill
John T. Nixon

Mr. John J. Perry

John U. Pettit
John F. Potter
Emory B. Pottle
Alexander H. Rice
Christopher Robinson
Homer E. Royce
John Schwartz
John Sherman
Elbridge G. Spaulding
Francis E. Spinner
Thaddeus Stevens
William Stewart
William B. Stokes
John L. N. Stratton
Eli Thayer
Thomas C. Theaker
Cydnor B. Tompkins
Charles R. Train
Carey A Trimble
Charles H. Van Wyck
John P. Verree
E. P. Walton
Israel Washburn, jr.
Edwin H. Webster
Alfred Wells
James Wilson
William Windom.

So the House refused to adjourn.

Mr. Kunkel moved that when the House adjourns, it adjourn until Friday next. And the question being put,

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

Those who voted in the affirmative are

Mr. Green Adams

William T. Avery
William Barksdale
John C. Burch
Henry C. Burnett
John Cochrane
Thomas G. Davidson
Reuben Davis
Daniel C. De Jarnette
Thomas B. Florence
Lucius J. Gartrell
John A. Gilmer
Andrew J. Hamilton
John T. Harris
Thomas C. Hindman

Mr. William Howard

James Jackson
Jacob M. Kunkel
John M. Landrum
Peter E. Love
William B. Maclay
Robert Mallory
Charles D. Martin
Horace Maynard
John McQueen
Laban T. Moore
Thomas A. R. Nelson
George H. Pendleton
James L. Pugh
John H. Reagan

Mr. Charles L. Scott

William Smith
William N. H. Smith
James A. Stallworth
John W. Stevenson
James A. Stewart
Lansing Stout
Miles Taylor
James H. Thomas
John W. H. Underwood
Clement L. Vallandigham
Edwin H. Webster
William G. Whiteley
Warren Winslow
John V. Wright.

Those who voted in the negative are

Mr. Charles F. Adams

Cyrus Aldrich
William Allon
William C. Anderson
James M. Ashley
John A. Bingham
Samuel S. Blair
Harrison G. Blake
John E. Bouligny
Lawrence O'B. Branch
William D. Brayton
Francis M. Bristow
James Buffinton
Anson Burlingame
Alfred A. Burnham
John Carey
Charles Case
Schuyler Colfax
John Covode
James Craig
John G. Davis
Charles Delano
R. Holland Duell
W. McKee Dunn
Sidney Edgerton
Thomas M. Edwards
Thomas D. Eliot
Alfred Ely
William H. English
Emerson Etheridge

Mr. Reuben E. Fenton

Orris S. Ferry
Stephen C. Foster
Augustus Frank
Ezra B. French
Daniel W. Gooch
James H. Graham
James T. Hale
Robert Hatton
William Helmick
Joshua Hill
William A. Howard
James Humphrey
William Irvine
Benjamin F. Junkin
Francis W. Kellogg
Williain S. Kenyon
David Kilgore
De Witt C. Leach
M. Lindley Lee
Henry C. Longnecker
Dwight Loomis
Owen Lovejoy
James B. McKean
William Millward
William Montgomery
James K. Moorhead
Justin S. Morrill
John T. Nixon

Mr. John W. Noell

John J. Perry
John U. Pettit
John F. Potter
Emory B. Pottle
Alexander H. Rice
Christopher Robinson
Homer E. Royce
John Schwartz
John Sherman
Elbridge G. Spaulding
Francis E. Spinner
Thaddeus Stevens
William Stewart
William B. Stokes
John L. N. Stratton
Eli Thayer
Thomas C. Theaker
Cydnor P. Tompkins
Charles R. Train
Carey A. Trimble
Charles H. Van Wyck
John P. Verree
Henry Waldron
E. P. Walton
James Wilson
William Windom
John Wood
Samuel H. Woodson.

So the House refused to adjourn over.
The question then recurred on the motion of Mr. Colfax;
And being put, it was decided in the affirmative.

The House accordingly again 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. Thaddeus Stevens reported that the committee having, according to order, had the state of the Union generally under consideration, and particularly the bill of the House (H. R. 217) making appropriations for the construction, preservation, and repairs of certain fortifications and other works of defence for the year ending June 30, 1861, had come to no resolution thereon.

Mr. Dawes then called up, as the regular order of business, the Missouri contested election case.

Pending which,

Mr. Vallandigham moved, at 10 o'clock and 55 minutes a. m., (Thursday,) that the House adjourn. Pending which,

On motion of Mr. Thaddeus Stevens, Ordered, That when the House adjourns, it adjourn until Friday next.

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

92 Nays....

83 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 afirmative, { Vers ::

Mr. Charles F. Adams Mr. Philip B. Fouke
Green Adams

Augustus Frank
Garnett B. Adrain

Lucius J. Gartrell William Allen

John A. Gilmer William T. Avery

Andrew J. Hamilton William Barksdale

J Morrison Harris Thomas J. Barr

John T. Harris J. R. Barrett

Robert Hatton Milledge L. Bonham George S. Hawkins William W. Boyce

George S. Houston Reese B. Brabson

William Howard Lawrence O'B. Branch James Jackson Francis M. Bristow

Albert G. Jenkins James Buffinton

John J. Jones John C. Burch

William Kellogg, Henry C. Burnett

Jacob M. Kunkel David Clopton

Lucius Q. C. Lamar Williamson R. W. Cobb John M. Landrum John Cochrane

Charles H. Larrabee Thomas Corwin

James M. Leach James Craig

Shelton F. Leake Jabez L. M. Curry

John A. Logan Thomas G. Davidson

Peter E. Love John G. Davis

William B. Maclay Reuben Davis

Charles D. Martin Daniel C. De Jarnette Horace Maynard William H. Dimmick John McQueen Henry A. Edmundson John S. Millson William H. English

William Montgomery Emerson Etheridge

Laban T. Moore Thomas B. Florence

Thomas A. R. Nelson

Mr. William E. Niblack

John W. Noell
George H. Pendleton
Samuel O. Peyton
John S. Phelps
Roger A. Pryor
James L. Pugh
James M. Quarles
John H. Reagan
James C. Robinson
John Schwartz
Charles L. Scott
William E. Simms
Otho R. Singleton
William Smith
William N. H. Smith
James A. Stallworth
John W. Stevenson
William Stewart
Lansing Stout
Mason W. Tappan
Miles Taylor.
Charles R. Train
John W. H. Underwood
Clement L. Vallandighain
Zebulon B. Vance
William G. Whiteley
James Wilson
Samuel H. Woodson
John V. Wright.

Those who voted in the negative are

Mr. Cyrus Aldrich

James M. Ashley
John D. Ashmore
Charles L. Beale
John A. Bingbam
Samuel S. Blair
Harrison G. Blake
William D. Brayton
Anson Burlingame
Alfred A. Burnham
Martin Butterfield
John Carey

Mr. Luther C. Carter

Charles Case
Horace F. Clark
Schuyler Colfax
John Covode
Martin J. Crawford
H. Winter Davis
Henry L. Dawes
R. Holland Duell
W. McKee Dunn
Sidney Edgerton
Thomas M. Edwards

Mr. Thomas D. Eliot

Alfred Ely
John F. Farnsworth
Reuben E. Fenton
Orris S. Ferry
Stephen C. Foster
Ezra B. French
Daniel W. Gooch
James H. Graham
John A. Gurley
James T. Hale
John Hickman

Mr. Charles B. Hoard

William S. Holman
William A. Howard
James Humphrey
William Irvine
Benjamin F. Junkin
Francis W. Kellogg
William S. Kenyon
D-Witt C. J.each
M. Lindley Loe
Dwight Loomis
Owen Lovejoy
Robert Mallory
James B. McKean
Robert McKnight
James K. Moorhead

Mr. Justin S. Morrill

Edward Joy Morris
John T. Nixon
John J. Perry
John U. Pettit
Albert G. Porter
John F. Potter
Emory B. Pottle
Alexander H. Rice
Jetur R. Riggs
Christopher Robinson
Homer E. Royce
Albert Rust
John Sherman
Francis E. Spinner
William B. Stokes

Mr. John L. N. Stratton

Cydnor B. Tompkins
Carey A. Trimble
Charles H. Van Wyck
John P. Verree
Edward Wade
Henry Waldron
E. P. Walton
Cadwalader C. Washburn
Ellihu B. Washburne
Israel Washburn, jr.
Alfred Wells
William Windom
John Wood
John Woodruff.

So the motion was agreed to.

And the House accordingly adjourned until Friday next, at 11 o'clock a. m.

FRIDAY, JUNE 8, 1860.

The following petitions were laid upon the Clerk's table, under the 24th rule of the House, to wit:

By Mr. Wade: The petition of Julius Dougherty, praying for an increase of pension; which was referred to the Committee on Invalid Pensions.

By Mr. Gilmer: The petition of John B. Troy, relative to extending the time for locating land warrants under the act of July 27, 1842; which was referred to the Committee on Public Lands.

By Mr. Ashley: The petition of citizens of the District of Columbia, praying for the establishment of a metropolitan police; which was referred to the Committee for the District of Columbia.

By Mr. McKnight: The petition of Manassus McFadden-heretofore referred January 5, 1859; which was referred to the Committee on Invalid Pensions.

Mr. Daily gave notice, under the rule, of his intention to move for leave to introduce a bill to provide for the completion of the public buildings in the Territory of Nebraska, and for other purposes.

A message from the Senate, by Mr. Hickey, their chief Clerk:

Mr. Speaker: The Senate have passed bills of the following titles, viz:

S. 307. An act to repeal the second section and other portions of an act passed the 2d day of June, 1858, entitled “An act to provide for the location of certain confirmed private land claims in the State of Missouri, and for other purposes;" and

S. 497. An act to amend an act entitled “An act for giving effect to certain treaty stipulations between this and foreign governments for the apprehension and delivery up of certain offenders;" in which I am directed to ask the concurrence of this House.

The Senate have concurred in the resolution of this House, adopted on the 21st ultimo, " that the President of the Senate and the Speaker of the House of Representatives declare their respective houses adjourned sine die on Monday, the 18th day of June next, at 12 o'clock meridian."

On motion of Mr. Sherman, by unanimous consent, Ordered, That the Clerk of this House be directed to request the Senate to return to this House the bill (H. R. 501) entitled "An act making appropriations for sundry civil expenses of the government for the year ending June 30, 1861,"' to enable this House to supply a clerical omission in the engrossment of the same.

The Speaker, by unanimous consent, laid before the House a letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting, in compliance with a resolution of the House of the 4th instant, information respecting the Court of Claims; which was laid on the table, and ordered to be printed.

The Speaker also, by unanimous consent, laid before the House copies of the legislative journals of the Territory of Nebraska; which were referred to the Committee on the Territories.

Mr. Carter, by unanimous consent, from the Committee for the District of Columbia, reported bills of the following titles, viz:

H. R. 823. A bill to authorize the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company to extend the Washington branch of their road to the Potomac river, and across the same, by an extension of the present structure known as the Long Bridge, for the purpose of connecting with the Virginia railroad at that point; and

H. R. 825. A bill to extend the Alexandria and Washington railroad into the District of Columbia.

And also introduced a bill (H. R. 824) to incorporate the Washington City and Georgetown Railway Company; all of which bills were severally read a first and second time, and ordered to be printed.

On motion of Mr. Maynard, by unanimous consent, Ordered, That, on and after Monday next, the House will take a recess daily from 4į o'clock p. m. until 7 o'clock p. m.

On motion of Mr. Delano, by unanimous consent, Ordered, That the petition of Joel Thomas and others, heirs of John Thomas, be taken from the table, and that the same be recommitted to the Committee on Revolutionary Pensions.

Mr. Larrabee, by unanimous consent, submitted the views of a minority of the Committee on Expenditures in the War Department, as to the action of that department in the matter of the contract of Messrs. Rice, Baird & Heebner for furnishing the marble necessary for the exterior of the Capitol extension; which were ordered to be printed.

A message from the Senate, by Mr. Patton, one of their clerks:

Mr. Speaker: I am directed to return to the House the bill (H. R.501) making appropriations for sundry civil expenses of the government for the year ending June 30, 1861, in compliance with the request of this House.

The Senate have disagreed to the amendment of this House to the amendment of the Senate to the bill of the House (H. R. 44) confirming certain land entries under the 3d section of the act of 3d March, 1855, entitled “An act making appropriations for the service

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