Imágenes de páginas
PDF
EPUB

Page.

5

[ocr errors]

which to the introduced by-2009. political disabilities, 283

Lapham, Elbridge G., of Canandaigua, twenty-second district of New York:

Answered roll-call...
Sworn in......
Member of Committee on the Judiciary

93
Leave of absence granted .................

..... 97, 279
Bills of the House introduced by-

A. Snyder, No. 88: N. A. Herrick, 89: S. A Hoazlitt, 90: W. H. Gould, 91 : L. E. Winans,
92; E. Reese, 93; E. Paze, 91; N. Dickerson. 95; Alabum: Claims Commissioners, 836 ;
W. R. Brown, 837; G. Young, 1291; time for meeting of Congress, 1295; to amend

United States Constitution, H. Ros. 41 and 42.
Petitions presented by

N. A. H orrick ............................... ...........................................
A. Snyder .......

E. Page ........
Lathrop, William, of Rockford, fourth district of Illinois :
swered roll-call ..............

........ .............
Sworn in.................

Member of Committee on Public Baildin z8 an l Grounds. .........
Bills of the House introduced by

E. Adams, No. 1074; titlo 37 of Revised Siatates, (silver dollar,) 1073; infringement of

patenty, 1490.
Legal-tender noies, to authorize the issue of, redeemable in coin, in payment for bullion ........

H. R. 1231.
Legal terms, to define the meaning of certain... ........

..........

H. R. 1749.
Leonard, J. E., of Monroe, fifth district of Louisiana:

Answered roll.call ..
Sworn in......

Member of Committee on the Revision of the Laws of the United States ................
Resolutions of the House introduced by

That the claims of J. B. Elam and George L. Smith to a seat in this House from the fourth

congressional district of the State of Louisiana be referred to the Committee of Elec-

tions, with instructions to report withont delay who is prima facie entitled to the seat. 21, 22
That George L. Smith, claiming a seat from the fourth district of Louisiana, and C.E.

Nash, claiming a seat from the sixth district of said State, be allowed sixty days within
which to file notice of contest and to take testimony..........

24
Credentials of Congressmen. No, 2H2: political disabilities. 283: gection 1756 of Revised

Statutes, oath, 281 ; public buildings at Shreveport, 285: North Louisiana Railroad, 286;

lien ou vessels, 982; salaries of district judges of United States, 1360.
Petition presented by
J. Orsborne .........

215
Light-house, for the erection of a, on Whale Ruck...

H. R. 32.
for the relief of workmen employed on Poverty Island, Lake Michigan

H. R. 622
to construct a, at Little Traverse Bay, Michigan.

HR. 647.
to construct a, in Menomonee Harbor...
to constrnct a, on Stannard's Rock ...
to construct a, on Half-way Rock, on the coast of Massachusetts ........

H. R. 1268.
to re-establish light-housee on Cape Fear River ...

193
H. R. 1329.
to orect a, at San Luis Obispo Harbor, in California

200
H. R. 1458.
appropriation for pier-lights at head of the jetties in South Pass, Mississippi River. 963

H. R. 1639.
to erect a, on Stannard's Rock, Lake Superior

H. R. 1759.
Ligon, Robert F., of Tuskegee, fifth district of Alabama:

Answered roll.call.....
Sworn in ..........
Member of Committee on Manufactures ...

Public Buildings and Grounds .....
Bills of the Tloure introduced by

Sections 820 and 821 of the Rivised Statutes, (jurors,) No. 238; Coosa River, 1215.
Petitions presented by

For post-routo......
Lincoln Territory, to establish......

....................

H.R 1189.
Lindsey, Stephen D., of Norridgewook, third district of Maine :

Answered roll-call.
Sworn in .....

Member of Committee on Claims....
Bills of the House introduced by

0. P. Hollis, No. 8.
Petitions presented by
• E. H. Hartwell, No. 45; F. E. Records, 45.
Liquor traffic, alcobolic, to provide for a commission on .......

H. R. 19.
Lockwood, Daniel N., of Buffalo, thirty-second district of Now York:

Answered roll-call ......
Sworn in....
Member of Committee of Claims ....

Expenditures in the Interior Department.....
Bills of the House introduced by

James Gilbert, No. 1283 ; Lee and Danbar, 1985: A. Riley, 1285; Jadgments in United

State courts to be liens on real estate, 1568; P. Meech, 1569.

105

105

129

[ocr errors]
[ocr errors]

..

..

.

.

.

...

ON

33

20

03

Lockwood, Daniel N.-Continued.

Page.
Petitions presented by

For post-routes....
Letter-carriers.....

36
Memorial of the board of trade....

183
To repeal the resumption act..

............ 183, 215
Loring, George B., of Salom, sixth district of Massachusetts:

Auswered roll-call ....
Sworn in...
Member of Committee on Education and Labor.

Railing for the Protection of Members on the Outer Circle of
Seats ............................

147
Bills of the House introduced by-
Election and certificates of Congressmen, No. 25; sales of public lands for school purposes,

26; T. L. Peterson, 27; N. Fouquet, 28; United States and European Telegraph, 1267;

ligbt-house on Half-way Rock, 1268.
Petitions presented by-

Lettor-carriers ..........................................................................
M. J. Marston et al ..........

163
N. and M. A. Foguet ......

283
Louisiana, members from the State of, appear, viz: Randall L. Gibson, E. John Ellis, C. B. Dar.

rall, J. B. Elam, J. E. Leonard, E. W. Robertson .....
to refer credentials of J. H. Acklin, of, to Committee of Elections....
to place name of C. E. Nash, of, on the roll .....
to allow C. E. Nash, of, time to file notice of contest.......
to confirm judgments of the provisional court of the United States in ......

H. R. 269.
for the relief of the State National Bank of...

H.R. 273.
to authorize the Louisiana and Texas Railroad to relinquish its title to cortain lands

in the State of ................... ..
to defray the expenses of the mint at New Orleans ..

H. R. 281.
for the erection of a pablic building at Shreveport...............

H. R. 285.
to construct a bridge over the Ouachita River, at Monroe

H. R. 286.
to change the name of Brasbear to Morgan City.

H. R. 287.
to restore to market public lands in....

H. R. 288.
to relievo M
s Louisiana and Texas Railroad

H. R. 290.
to remove obstractions in Red River, in ....

137
H. R. 934, 985.
to remove obstructions in Calcasien River, in

H. R. 987.
relative to private land-claims in....

H. R. 1090.
for the relief of the Touro Almshouse, in New Orleans

156
HR.1206.
to stop the Bonnet Carré crevasse, in ........

....... 194
H. R. 1351.
to improve Red River, in .....

............... 194, 274

R 1355, 1719.
report of Chief of Engineers relative to obatractions in Red River, in...........

231
to reimburse certain citizens of ........

213
H. R. 1530.
Luttrell, John K., of Santa Rosa, third district of California :

Answered roll-call..
Sworn in...
Member of Committee on the Pacific Railroad .

War-Claims ..
Resolutions of the House introduced by

That the Committee on Naval Affairs be, and are hereby, instructed to examine into such

charges; that all testimony and papers referring thereto be referred to said committee,
and that said committee report to this House upon the question of the necessity or ad.

visability of the appointment of a committee to investigate and report upon the same.. 173
That all persons who were discharged from the soldiers' roll " by the Doorkeeper of the

House of Representatives since November 1, 1877, be allowed one month's pay, in order

that they may be enabled to reach their homes.........................................
Bills of the House introduced by
Mare Island Navy-yard, No. 721 ; Mexican war pensions, 722; mineral lands for school

purposes, 723; E Yan Zant and Carlton children, 724 ; duties in legal-tender notes, 725;
Mrs. T. C. Watson, 726 ; duty on gunny-bagging, &c, 879; Sacramento River, 880
Feather River, 881 ; pardon of deserters from United States Army, 882 ; section 2403 of
Revised Statutes, 1150 : to amend Revised Statutes, 1151: captured and abandoned prop.
erty, 1152; desert west of Fort Yum, 1153; Banicia arsen 1, 1457; survey of public
lands and payment of employés in surveyor-general's office of California, 1621; steam.
plow machinery, 1622 ; Socol lands in California, 1730; J. E. Barnes et al., 1731 ; A. P.

Jackson et al., 1732; N. Marquez, 1733.
Petitions presented by

I. A. Sutter .....
For post-route ........

29
For establishment of postal savings-banks ...

215
Resolutions of the board of supervisors of Kerr

y......

213
Board of supervisors et al. of San Francisco

267
Affidavits of citizens of California relative to the desert-land bill passed by the last Con
gress ....

294

137

143

[graphic]
[ocr errors]
[ocr errors]

103

---**** 2. R. 1136.

[ocr errors]

.

26

148

Page.
Lynde, William Pitt, of Milwaukee, fourth district of Wisconsin :

Answered roll-call .......
Sworn in ...
Member of Committee on the Judiciary..

Expenditures on Public Buildings .......
Bills of the House introduced by

Foreclosure suits, No. 1452; S. Schwenger, 1453.
Petitions presented by
F. Keating et al...

934
(INDIVIDUAL BILLS, PETITIONS, ETC.)
Laborers of House......
Lachman, Mrs. Martba ..
Lacy, Moses ...

H. R. 1628.
Ladd, Charles H...
Ladd, Moses, et al.........

......... 152, 184
Lakin, Benjamin D

.........

H. R. 1003.
Lamb, William ..

H. R. 843.
Langland, John ............

.... .... 169, 198

H. R. 1434.
Langston, Emmett ..........

141
H. R. 1057.
Larman, John Q., et al............

....

H. R. 1510.

D 1510
Larnes, John ....

110
1. R. 864.
Latham, Obadiah B. and O.S.......

190
H. R. 1290.
Lathrop, Erastus.......

H. R. 525.
Latrobe, F. C., et al...............
Lavenburg, Jackson ...

109
P. R. 823.
Lawall, Phillip...

H. R. 1309
Lawrence, Lemuel L ..........

70
H. R. 524.
Lawrenson, James,

133
Leach, Wilmot..
Lea, Albert M..

H.R. 1638.
Lea, Pryor N ...........

214, 274
******** 2. R. 1713.
Leaffy, Bridget......

H. R. 1646.
Lebow, Mary J

H. R. 584.
Ledford, Nancy S ....

OOK

S. 225.
Lee, A. Gates ............

H. R. 319.
Lee, George H ..................

111
**** H. R. 871.
Lee, Franklin, et al ...

190
H. R. 1284.

....................
Lee. D. .....................................................................................
Lee, Mrs. F.A...............

********H. R. 1686.
Lee, Charles ...........
Letiore, John D., et al .....

comme
H. R. 1354.

191
Leib, Edward H.......

***

H. R. 1297.
Leitensdorfer, Eugene ..

H. R. 1083.
Leland, Emily ..........

H. R. 261.
Le M aag. M arens .................................................................

162
Lepage, Emile, et al
Lester, Daniel...
H. R. 1507.

193
Lott, William....

H. R. 1420
Lerie, Brinton...

117
Lewis, William T

H. R. 164.
Lewis, Abel M...........

H. R. 479.
Lewkowitz, Isador...
Linderman, H. R ....
Lindsay, Robert L....

197,201
H. R. 1415.

2013

Lee, Abel, et al.

14

Page Lindsay, James......

252 ***** H. R. 1595. Linn, James H...........

141 H. R. 1068. Lively, E. A

........................... *** 1. R. 184.

57, 125 Livingston, Anne C..

20, Lockwood, C.M...

************ H R 773.********** Long, John H.

........ 109

H. R. 838.
Longnocker, William..
H. R. 1501:

216, 234 Looper, John ..........

.......... 273

H. R. 1685. Louisiana, citizens of, for post-routes. .........

............. 44, 130, 203, 267, 280 'for an increase of salaries of letter-carriers.......

.................. 44, 130 Union Bank of, to be reimbursed......

45 papers relative to the contested-election cases of J. H. Acklen 08. C. B. Darrall....

101 E. W. Robertson vs. C. E. Nash....

101

J. B. Elam vs. George L. Smith... 101, 256 citizens of, for the grant of certain lands to the New Orleans Pacific Railroad Com. pany......................

162 that the land.grant made to the New Orleans, Baton Rouge and Vicks.

barg Railroad, now lapsed, be granted to the New Orleans Pacific Rail.
road Company......

176 for a charter for the construction of the Barataria Canal...

182 New Orleans, for a reduction of duty upon imported wines..........

219 Lovell, Harris B...

75 **** H. R. 510. Lovenburg, Jackson...

172 Lovett, E. B., et als ..

182 Lowry, Thomas....

205 H. R. 1483. Laff, Job S.....

112 H. R. 901. Luke, Charles A ............

155. H. R. 1194. Lather, Sidney P., et al...........

........ 133, 175, *****

H. R.917. Lynch, John A....

........

H. R. 1364. Lynch, John R..

.28 Lynch, M. M..........

198 H. R. 1417. Lyster, W.J ..........

2141

.......

195

[ocr errors][ocr errors]
[ocr errors][merged small][ocr errors][ocr errors]
[ocr errors]
[ocr errors]
[ocr errors]

..

.

..

.

..

.

.

[ocr errors]

Mackey, L. A., of Lock Haven, twentieth district of Pennsylvania :

Answered roll-call.........
Sworn in..........
Member of Committee on Revolutionary Pensions........................................

Invalid Pensions .....
Resolutions of the House introduced by

That the Clerk of the House be, and he is hereby, anthorized and directed to pay, out of

the contingent fund, the sum of $40 to Robert Coates, for services rendered in the cloak.
room, by authority of the Doorkeeper, from the 6th to the 26th of March, 1877—twenty

days, at $2 a day ...................................................................... Bills of the House introdured by

J. Welsh, No. 111; arrears of pensions, 933 ; W. Thompson, 934; scientific survey of North.

ern Mexico and adjoining territory. H. Res. 51 : soldiers and sailors of 1812, 1624 : A. V.

Miller, 1625; G. W. Brower, 1626 ; L. J. Mitchell, 1647; franking privilege, H. Res, 53. Petitions presented by

R. M. Musser........
RW. Clarke

For repeal of the resumption act.
Maginnis, Martin, Delegate, Territory of Montana :

Answered roll-call .
Sworn in......................... .....

Member of the Committee on the Territories .........
Bills of the House introduced by
Sale of timber lands, No. 797 ; C. L. Dahler, 798; P. McCormick, 799 ; W. Wheeler, 800;

W. Flandery. 801.
Petitions presented by-

W. Wheeler ....

P. MoCormick
Mail agents, for the relief of the United States ......

H. R. 1047.
Mail contractors, relative to an appropriation for .....

H. Res. 14. to pay Southern .......................:

....................................

H. Res. 20.
Maine, members from the State of, appear, viz: Thomas B. Reed, William P. Frye, Stephen

D. Lindsey, Llewellyn Powers, Eugene Hale...

[merged small][merged small][ocr errors][merged small]

Page.

Mainh, Levi, of York, nineteenth district of Pennsylvania:

Answered roll-call.... .....................
Sworn in.....
Member of Committee on Military Affairs ..

Coinage, Weights, and Measures ...
Bills of the House introduced by

J. G. Croman, No. 134; D. J. Benner, 135; deposit of moneys in United States courts, 935;

J. Nichtman, 936; M. J. Porter, 937; brevet appointments in United States Army, 938;
T. McLaughlin. 939: amendment to the Constitution, H. Res. 2; M. Fearon and J. Cros-

son, H. Res. 25; J. C. Comfort, 1312.
Petitions presented by-

W. S. Morris, et al....
M. Fearon et al.....
to confer brevet ranks...
M. J. Porter et al...
E. Stevens et al..
J. A. Rea

1. Clayton...
E. Wolfe ...

W. P. Wood...
Manning, Van H., of Holly Springs, second district of Mississippi

Answered roll-call ....

[graphic]
[blocks in formation]
[ocr errors][ocr errors]
[ocr errors]
[ocr errors]

Member of Committee on Public Expenditures...

Education and Labor........
Bills of the House introduced by-

Reneau Female University, No. 1352.
Petitions presented by

S. Cannon et al.....
S. D. Alexander et a
for post-routes..
P. Waldrop...

C. Shields et al
Marine schools, to encourage and extend, to the ports of Wilmington, Charleston, Savannah,
Mobile, New Orleans, and Galveston.......

H. R. 278.
Marine service, to establish a board of admiralty for the merchant...........

H. R. 1219.
government classification for the merchant.....

H. R. 1318.
to promote efficiency in the marine-hospital service.........

H. R. 1571.
Marsh, Benjamin F., of Warsaw, tenth district of Illinois :

Answered roll-call.........

Member of Committee on Military Affairs...
Petitions presented by-

For the repeal of the resumption act ...........

G. Ritter ......
Marshals, fixing compensation of United States....

H. R. 351.
Martin, Benjamin F., of Pruntytown, second district of West Virginia:

Answered roll-call ...........
Sworn in....
Member of Committee on Revolutionary Pensions...

Mississippi Levees...
Resolutions of the House introduced by-

That the Clerk of this House be, and he is hereby, directed to pay to Thomas T. Dugan,
out of the contingent fund, $870 for services rendered as a laborer in the Doorkeeper's
department from September 1, 1876, to and including the 13th day of November, 1877,
at the rate of $720 per annum, less the amount of $120 received by resolution of the

H onge .................................................................................
Bills of the House introduced by

Monongahela River, No. 771; B. Moore, 772; J. E. Merryfield, 1207; P. Pendleton, 1208;

S. Athey, 1466 ; Church at Mile Creek, 1467; Employés in Harper's Ferry armory,

1736; land to Harper's Ferry common schools, 1737.
Petitions presented by-

J. Anderson .......
J.A. Thompson et al ............................. ......................................
J. Cummings.....
S. Wilson .....

B. Moore.......
Maryland, members from the State of, appear, viz: Daniel M. Henry, Charles B. Roberts, Will.

iam Kimmell, Thomas Swann, Eli J. Henkle, and William Walsh...
to reimburse the trustees of the M. E. church at Old Town, Alleghany Connty.....

H. R. 143.
for the relief of Frederick Divison, No. 15. Sons of Temperance of.. ...............

H. R. 144.
Massachusetts, members from the State of. appear, viz: William W. Crapo, Benjamin W.

Harris, Walbridge A. Field, Leopold Morse, Nathaniel P. Banks, George B.
Loring. Benjamin F. Butler, William Claflin, William W. Rice, Amasa Nor.

crosa, George D. Robinson. .....
for a light-house on Whale Rock, in Narragansett Bay...

H. R. 32.
to construct a light-house on Half-Way Rock, on the coast of........... ......
fixing salaries of collectors of customs of Plymouth and Nantucket, in.........
fixing salaries of collectors of H. R. 1 268. -

255

118

148 171 172 203

H. R. 1271.

1 RO

« AnteriorContinuar »