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On motion of Mr. Crawford, Ordered, That all further debate on the paragraph of the bill of the House No. 500 contained between lines 18 and 33 (printed bill) shall cease.

On motion of Mr. Crawford, the House 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. William Kellogg 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. 500) making appropriations for the naval service for the year ending June 30, 1861, had come to no resolution.

And then,
On motion of Mr. Branch, at 10 o'clock p. m., the House adjourned.

TUESDAY, JUNE 12, 1860.

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

By Mr. Gilmer: The petition of citizens of the State of North Carolina, in behalf of Robert Patterson, praying for a pension for services rendered in the war of 1812; which was referred to the Committee on Invalid Pensions.

By Mr. Fenton: The petition of the legal representatives of Captain John Mountjoy, praying for five years' full pay for services rendered in the revolutionary war; which was referred to the Committee on Revolutionary Claims.

Also, the petition of Captain Thomas Martin, praying for half pay as a captain in the war of the revolution; which was referred to the Committee on Revolutionary Claims.

By Mr. Helmick: The petition of S. A. Cromwell, praying compensation by virtue of a contract made with the Postmaster of the 35th Congress "to furnish the said Postmaster, for the use of the government, horses and carryalls to be used in carrying the mails;" which was referred to the Committee of Claims.

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

Mr. Speaker : The Senate have passed without amendment a bill of this House of the following title, viz:

H. R. 556. An act for the relief of Francis Lavonture and Pierre Grignon.

Mr. Ellihu B. Washburne, by unanimous consent, submitted the following resolution; which was read, considered, and agreed to,.viz:

Resolved, That the Secretary of War be requested to furnish the House of Representatives all correspondence on file in the War De. partment, not heretofore published, having reference to General Harney's administration of the department of Oregon.

The Speaker having resumed the call of the committees for reports under the resolution of the House of yesterday

Mr. Pettit, from the Joint Committee on the Library of Congress, to whom was referred the resolution of the Senate (S. Res. 35) pro

viding for the observation of the eclipse of the sun which will occur on the 18th day of July next, reported the same without amendment.

Ordered, That the said resolution be read a third time.
It was accordingly read the third time.
The question then being on its passage,

Mr. Pettit moved the previous question; which was seconded and the main question ordered and put, viz: Shall the resolution pass ?

Yeas

117

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

Mr. Garnett B. Adrain

Cyrus Aldrich
William C. Anderson
Elijah Babbitt
John A. Bingham
Francis P. Blair, jr.
Harrison G. Blake
Milledge L. Bonham
Alexander R. Boteler
John E. Bouligny
William W. Boyce
William D. Brayton
George Briggs
James Buffinton
John C. Burch
Anson Burlingame
Alfred A. Burnham
Luther C. Carter
Charles Case
Horace F. Clark
John Cochrane
Schuyler Colfax
Samuel R. Curtis
H. Winter Davis
John G. Davis
Charles Delano
William H. Dimmick
R. Holland Duell
W. McKee Dunn
Sidney Edgerton
Thomas M. Edwards
Thomas D. Eliot
Alfred Ely
William H. English
John F. Farnsworth
Reuben E. Fenton
Orris S. Ferry
Stephen C. Foster
Augustus Frank

Mr. Ezra B. French

Daniel W. Gooch
James H. Graham
John A. Gurley
James T. Hale
Chapin Hall
J. Morrison Harris
John B. Haskin
William Helmick
John Hickman
William Howard
George W. Hughes
James Humphrey
John Hutchins
William Irvine
Benjamin F. Junkin
William Kellogg
John W. Killinger
Charles H. Larrabee
DeWitt C. Leach
M. Lindley Lee
Henry C. Longnecker
Dwight Loomis
Robert Mallory
Gilman Marston
Horace Maynard
James B. McKean
Robert McKnight
Edward McPherson
John J. McRae
John S. Millson
William Millward
William Montgomery
James K. Moorhead
Justin S. Morrill
Edward Joy Morris
Freeman H. Morse
Thomas A. R. Nelson
John T. Nixon

Mr. George H. Pendleton

John J. Perry
John U. Pettit
John F. Potter
Emory B. Pottle
Roger A. Pryor
John H. Reagan
Jetur R. Riggs
Christopher Robinson
John Schwartz
Charles L. Scott
George W. Scranton
John Sherman
Daniel E. Sickles
William N. H. Smith
Francis E. Spinner
Benjamin Stanton
Thaddeus Stevens
James A. Stewart
William B. Stokes
Lansing Stout
John L. N. Stratton
Mason W. Tappan
Miles Taylor
Eli Thayer
Charles R. Train
Carey A. Trimble
Zebulon B. Vance
William Vandever
John P. Verree
Edward Wade
Henry Waldron
E. P. Walton
Israel Washburn, jr.
Edwin H. Webster
Alfred Wells
James Wilson
William Windom
John Woodruff

Those who voted in the negative are

Mr. William Allen

John D. Ashmore
William T. Avery
Williamı Barksdale
Charles L. Beale
Reese B. Brabson
Lawrence O'B. Branch
Francis M. Bristow
Henry C. Burnett
John B. Clark

Mr. David Clopton

Williamson R. W. Cobb
James Craig
Burton Craige
Martin J. Crawford
Jabez L. M. Curry
Reuben Davis
Daniel C. De Jarnette
Emerson Etheridge
Philip B. Fouke

Mr. Muscoe R. H. Garnett

Lucius J. Gartrell
John A. Gilmer
Andrew J. Hamilton
Thomas Hardeman, jr.
John T. Harris
Robert Hatton
Charles B. Hoard
William S. Holman
George S. Houston

Mr. John J. Jones

James M. Leach
Shelton F. Leake
John A. Logan
Peter E. Love
Owen Lovejoy
William B. Maclay
John McQueen
Laban T. voore
Sydenham Moore
William E. Niblack

Mr. John W. Noell

Samuel O. Peyton
John S. Phelps
James M. Quarles
James C. Robinson
Homer E. Royce
Thomas Ruffin
Charles B. Sedgwick
William E. Simms
Otho R. Singleton

Mr. William Smith

James A. Stallworth
William Stewart
James H. Thomas
Cydnor B. Tompkins
John W. H. Underwood
Cadwalader C. Washburn
William G. Whiteley
Samuel H. Woodsou.
John V. Wright.

So the resolution was passed.

Mr. Pettit 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 acquaint the Senate with the passage of the said resolution.

Mr. Pettit, from the same committee, to whom were referred resolutions of the Senate of the following titles, viz:

S. Res. 34. A resolution in relation to the works of the exploring expedition; and

S. Res. 5. A resolution for supplying the Choctaw, Cherokee, and. Chickasaw nations with such copies of the laws, journals, and public printed documents as are furnished to the States and Territories; reported the same severally without amendment.

Ordered, That the said resolutions be read a third time.
They were accordingly severally read the third time and passed.

Mr. Pettit moved that the votes by which the said resolutions were passed 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 acquaint the Senate with the passage of the said resolutions.

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

Mr. Speaker : I am directed to notify the House of Representatives that, in the absence of the Vice-President, the Senate have chosen the honorable Jesse D. Bright President of the Senate pro tempore.

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

S. 202. An act to reimburse the corporation of Georgetown, in the District of Columbia, a sum of money advanced towards the construction of the Little Falls bridge;

S. 252. An act to incorporate the Grand Lodge of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows, of the District of Columbia; and

S. 261. An act to authorize the levy court to issue tavern and other licenses in the District of Columbia.

When
The Speaker signed the same.

Mr. Pettit, from the Joint Committee on the Library of Congress, to whom was referred the bill of the House (H. R. 665) to amend an act approved February 5, 1859, ep titled “An act providing for keeping and distributing all public documents, and for other purposes,' reported the same without amendment.

Mr. Pettit moved to amend the 4th section of the said bill by inserting after the word "published,” in the 3d line, (printed bill,) the words, "which shall hereafter be compiled under the direction of the Secretary of the Interior."

Pending which,

Mr. Burnett submitted the following additional amendment, viz: Strike out of section 4 the words “two thousand copies, to be distributed as the Statutes at Large are or may be distributed," and insert in lieu lieu thereof the words “seven hundred and fifty copies.'

Pending which,
After debate,

Mr. Pettit moved the previous question; which was seconded and the main question ordered, and under the operation thereof the amendment submitted by Mr. Pettit was agreed to.

The question was then put on agreeing to the amendment submitted by Mr. Burnett,

Yeas.

100

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

Those who voted in the affirmative are-
Mr. Garnett B. Adrain Mr. Emerson Etheridge Mr. Sydenham Moore
William Allen
Tohn F. Farnsworth

John W. Noell
John B. Alley

Muscoe R. H. Garnett John J. Perry
John D. Ashmore
Lucius J Gartrell

Samuel O. Peyton
William T. Avery
Chapin Hall

John S. Phelps
Elijah Babbitt
Andrew J. Hamilton

Albert G. Porter
William Barksdale

Thomas Hardeman, jr. John F. Potter
Charles L. Beale
John T. Harris

James M. Quarles
Francis P. Blair, jr.
John Hickman

John H. Reagan
Harrison G. Blake
Joshua Hill

Jetur R. Riggs
Milledge L. Bonham
Thomas C. Hindman

James C. Robinson
Alexancer R. Boteler
Charles B. Hoard

Thomas Ruffin
William W. Boyce
William S. Holman

Charles L. Scott
Reese B. Brabson
George S. Houston

Otho R. Singleton
Lawrence O'B. Branch George W. Hughes

William Smith
William D. Brayton
John Hutchins

William N. H. Smith
Francis M. Bristow
John J. Jones

Francis E. Spinner John C. Burch William Kellogg

'I haddeus Stevens
Henry C. Burnett
John W. Killinger

James A. Stewart
Horace F. Clark
Jacob M. Kunkol

William B. Stokes
David Clopton
Lucius Q. C. Lamar

Miles Taylor
Williamson R. W. Cobb Charles H Larrabee

Eli Thayer
John Cochrane
James M. Leach

Thomas C. Theaker
Schuyler Colfax
John A. Logan

James H. Thomas
Samuel S. Cox
Peter F. Love

Cydnor B. Tompkins
James Craig
Owen Lovejoy,

Carey A. Trimble
Burton Craige
William B. Maclay

John W. H. Underwood
Jabez L. M. Curry
Horace Maynard

Zebulon B. Vance
Thomas G. Davidson
John McQueen

Charles H. Van Wyck
Reuben Davis
John J. McRae

Henry Waldron Daniel C. De Jarnette W. Porcher Miles

William G. Whiteley Sidney Edgerton John S. Millson

Samuel H. Woodson
Henry A. Edmundson
Laban T. Moore

John V. Wright.
Alfred Ely
Those who voted in the negative are-
Mr. Green Adams

Mr James M. Ashley Mr. James Buffinton
Cyrus Aldrich
Samuel S. Blair

Martin Butterfield

Mr. James H. Campbell

Luther C. Carter
Charles Case
John B. Clark
Samuel R. Curtis
H. Winter Davis
John G. Davis
Henry L. Dawes
Charles Delano
William H. Dimmick
R. Holland Duell
W. McKee Dunn
Thomas D. Eliot
William H. English
Or is S. Ferry
Thomas B. Florence
Stephen C. Foster
Augustus Frank
Ezra B. French
Daniel W. Gooch
James H. Graham
John A. Gurley
James T. Hale
J. Morrison Harris
John B. Haskin
William Helmick

Mr William Howard

James Humphrey
William Irvine
Benjamin F. Junkin
Francis W. Kellogg
De Witt C. Leach
M. Lindley Lee
Henry C. Longnecker
Dwight Loomis
Robert Mallory
Gilman Marston
James B. McKean
Robert McKnight
Edward McPherson
William Montgomery
James K. Moorhead
Justin S. Morrill
Edward Joy Morris
Freeman H. Morse
Thomas A. R. Nelson
William E. Niblack
John T. Nixon
John U. Pettit
Emory B. Pottle
Alexander H. Rice
Christopher Robinson

Mr. Homer E. Royce

John Schwartz
George W. Scranton
Charles B. Sedgwick
John Sherman
Daniel E. Sickles
Elbridge G. Spaulding
Benjamin Stanton
William Stewart
Lansing Stout
John L. N. Stratton
Mason W. Tappan
Clement L. Vallandigham
William Vandever
John P. Verree
Edward Wade
E. P. Walton
Cadwalader C. Washburn
Ellihu B. Washburne
Israel Washburn, jr.
Edwin H. Webster
Alfred Wells
James Wilson
William Windom
John Woodruff.

So the said amendment was agreed to.

Mr. Burnett 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 bill be engrossed and read a third time.
Being engrossed, it was accordingly read the third time and passed.

Mr. Pettit 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.

Mr. Davidson, from the Committee on Enrolled bills, reported that the committee had examined and found truly enrolled a bill of the following title, viz:

H. R. 556. An act for the relief of Francis Lavonture and Pierre Grignon.

When
The Speaker signed the same.
A message from the Senate, by Mr. Patton, one of their clerks:
Mr. Speaker : The Senate have passed bills of this House of the
following titles, viz:

H. R. 446. An act for the relief of Erastus Hutchins;
H. R. 8. An act for the relief of George P. Marsh;

H. R. 385. An act granting an invalid pension to Beriah Wright, of New York; severally without amendment; and

H. R. 118. An act to confirm certain private land claims in the State of Missouri; with an amendment.

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