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ACTS OF THE FORTY-NINTH CONGRESS OF THE UNITED STATES.

(STATUTES J.-1885–1886.)

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Page Deplicate certificate of deposit. An act to authorize the Secretary of the Treasury to issue a dupli

cate certificate of deposit to the People's National Bank of Lawrenceburgh, Indiana. Janu

ary 19, 1886 Acting President. An act to provide for the performance of the duties of the office of President

in case of the removal, death, resiguation, or inability both of the President and Vice

President. January 19, 1886
Wyoming legislature. An act io legalize the election of the Territorial legislative assembly of Wyo-

ming. January 19, 1886
Public hailding, Nero York City. An act making an appropriation for the purchase of the old Prod-

oce Exchange building, and the site bounded by Whiteball, Pearl, Moore, and Water streets,

New York City, for Army purposes. February 2, 1886...
Northern Cheyennes. "An act authorizing the Secretary of the Interior to uso certain unexpended

balances for the relief of the Northern Cheyennes in Montava. February 9, 1896.
National Bank of Itinona, Minn. An act to change the name of the National Bauk of Winona.

February 15, 1886
Merciants' National Bank, Little Rock, Ark. An act to authorize the Merchants' National Bank of

Little Rock, Arkansas, to chango its name to the First National Bank of Littlo Rock. Feb

roary 15, 1886...
Caroline Millt. An act to provide for an American register for the steamship Caroline Miller, of

Baltimore, Maryland. March 13, 1886..
Public building, Fort Smith, Ark. An act to provide for a building for the use of the Federal courts,

post-office, and internal revenue and other civil offices, and a United States jail, in the city

of Fort Smith, Arkansas. March 16, 1886
Ozana. An act to pro ide for an American register for the steamship Ozama, of New York City.

March 18, 1886..
Pensions, tcidous and dependent relatives. An act to increase the pensions of widows and dependent

relatives of deceased soldiers and sailors. March 19, 1886..
Urgent deßciencies appropriations. Au act to provide for certain of the most urgent deficiencies in

the appropriations for the service of the Government for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth,

eighteen hundred and eighty-sis, and for other purposes. March 26, 1886.. Sational banks, receirers of. Au act addi:ional to an act entitled "An act to provide a national

Currency secured by a pledge of United States bonds, and to provide for the circulation and

redemption thereof,” passed Juue third, eighteen hundred and sixty-four. March 29, 1886.. First National Bank, Shakopee, Minn. An act to authorize the increaso of the capital stock of the

First National Bank of Shakopec, Minnesota. March 29, 1886..
Government Printing Office material. Au act to enable the Public Printer to continue in effect tho

provisions of the joint resolution entitled “Joint resolution au horizing the Public Printer to
remove certain material from the Government Printing Offico," approved February sixth,
eighteen bandred and eighty-tbrce. March 29, 1886.

9 Postal Laws and Regulations. An act to authorize the publication of a new edition of the Postal

Laws and Regulations. March 30, 1886....
Aeting Assistan! Treasurer. An act to amend section three hundred and four of the Revised Stat.

Dtes of the United States, authorizing the temporary appointment of an Activg Assistant

Treasurer. March 31, 1856
Publie building, San Antonio, Tex. An act providing for the erection of a public building at San
Antonio, Texas. April 15, 1886....

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Bridge, Mississippi Rirer. An act authorizing the construction of a bridge over the Mississippi

River at or near Alton, Illinois, and for other purposee. April 15, 1886. Dam, etc., Mississippi River. An act to autborizo the Mississippi Water-Power and Boom Coinpany,

of Brainard, Minnesota, to construct a dam across tho Mississippi River. April 15, 1886.... Congressional Library building. An act authorizing the construction of a building for the ac

commodation of the Congressional Library. April 15, 1886... William P. Randall. An act authorizivg the President of the United States to appoint Licuten

ant William P. Randall a lieutenant.conimander on the retired-list of the Navy. April 17,

1886 Uniontown, D. C. An act to change the name of Uniontown to Apacostia. April 22, 1886... Bridges, IVisconsin, Chippera, and Saint Croix Rirers. An act to amend the act of Congress approved

June twelfth, eighteen hundred and eigbty-four, entitled "An act to authorize the construction of bridges across the Wisconsin, Chirpera, and Saiut Croix Rivers, in the State of Wis

consin.” April 22, 1886 Borcs, etc., Treasury Department. An act authorizing tho Secretary of the Treasury to deliver to

the rightful owners the contents of certain boxes deposited in the Treasury Department by

the Secretary of War. April 22, 1886 . Light-ship, Chesapeake Bay. An act to establish a light-slip off the entrance to Chesapeake Bay.

April 22, 1886. Rcriscd Stalutes, brower's bond. An act to anend sectiou thirty.three hundred and thirty-sis of

tho Revised Statutes of the United States. April 29, 1886. Court of Commissioners of Alabama Claims. An act extending tho time for the completion of tho

records of tho clerk of the Court of Commissioners of Alabama Claims, and the transfer of

the same to the Department of State. April 30, 1886...
Immediate transportation, Portland, Oreg., l’ort Townsend, fash. Ter., An act to amend an act en.

titled “An act to amend the statutes in relation to immediato transportation of dutiable
goods, and for other purposes," approved Juno tepth, eighteen hundred and eighty. May 1,

1886
Louisville, Ky., partition of land in. An act authorizing the partition of certain land in Louisville,

Kentucky, belonging jointly to Jobn Echols and the Government of the United States. May

1, 1886.. Right of way, Arsenal and Naval Asylum grounds, Philadelphia, l'a. Au act granting the right of way

to the Schuylkill River East Side Railroad Company tbrough the arsenal and naval asylun

grounds at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. May 1, 1880..
Monument, Plymouth, Mass. An act in aid of the national monument at Plymouth, Massachusetts.

May 1, 1886
National banks, change of name8, clc. Au act to enable national banking associations to increaso

their capital stock and to cbange their names or locations. May 1, 1886.
Public building, Jackson, 1 enn. An act making an appropriation to coniplete the public building

at Jackson, Tennessee, and to reappropriate an unexpended balance therefor. May 1, 1886. Chattanooga, Tenn., strect grantıd to. An act io grant for ibe use of the public a street across tho

United States grounds in the city of Chattanooga, in the State of Tennessee. May 1, 1886..
Light-house, Seul Choix Point, Michigan. An act to establish a light-house at Seul Choix Point,

Michigan. May 1, 1886.
Nebraska land districts. An act to cstablish two additional land-districts in the State of Nebraska.

May 3, 1886
Dubuque, Iowa, land to. An act to amend the act of June fifteenth, eighteen hundred and forts.

four, and for other purposes. May 3, 1886
l'ublic building, Rochester, N. Y. An act limiting the cost of the erection of a public building at

Rochester, New York. May 3, 1886..
Right of way, powder-depot, Dorer, N. J. An act to grant the right of way for railroad purposes

through the lauds of the United States powder-depot near Dover, New Jersey, to thio Morris

County Railroad Company. May 6, 1886..
Public lands, homestead settler8. An act to protect homestead settlers within railway limits and for

other purposes. May 6, 1876
Oscar Eastmond and James W. Atwill. An act for the relief of Oscar Eastmond and James W. Atwill.

May 11, 1886
Missouri Home Guards. An act to authorize the Secretary of War to furnish certificates of dis-

charge to certain members of the Missouri Home Guards. May 15, 1886.
Alley, square 635, IPashinglon, D. C. An act authorizing tho District of Columbia to convey tho

alley, fifteen feet wide, running cast and west between lots six and seven, iu square six huddred and thirty-five, comprising an area of three thousand four hundred and eighty squaro

feet of land, to the owner of said lots. May 15, 1886. Bridge, Saint Croix Rirer. An act to authorize the Chicago, Freeport and Saint Paul Railroad Com

pany to construct a bridge across the Saint Croix River (or lake) at any accessiblo point be

tween Prescott, Wisconsin, and Stillwater, Minnesota. May 15, 1886.. Bridge, Mississippi River. An act authorizing the construction of a bridge across the Mississippi

River at or near Keithsburg, in the State of Illinois, and for other purposes. May 15, 1886.. Bridges, Ilinois and Des Moines Kirers. An act authorizing the construction of bridges across tho

Illinois River, in the State of Illinois, and the Des Moines River, in the State of Iowa, and for

other purposes. May 15, 1886.. Bridge, Red River. An act to anthorize the Red River Bridge Company of Texas to maintain a

bridge across Red River. May 15, 1886.

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Indian appropriations. An act inaking appropriatious for the current and contingent ospouses of

the Indian Department, and for fululling treaty stipulations with various Indian tribos, for
the year ending Jono thirtieth, eighteen hundred and eighty-seven, and for other purposes.

May 15, 1886.
Bridge, Mississippi Rirer. An act to authorize the construction of a railroad and wagon bridge across

the Mississippi River from Winona, Dlinnesota, to the opposito sloro in Wisconsin. May 15,

1826.....
Bridge, Yellowstone Rirer. An act to authorize the construction of a bridge across tlo Yellowstone

River in Montana. May 15, 1886..
Vilitary Academy graduates. "An act to regulate tlo promotion of graduates of the United Statos

Military Academy. May 17, 1886...
Port of entry, Jount Desert Ferry, Me. An act providing for tlio establishment of a port of entry

at Mount Desert Ferry, in the town of Hancock, in tbe State of Maine. May 17, 1886.... Bight of scay, arsenal grounds, Philadelphia, Pa. An act grantivg the right of way to the Kensington

and Tacony Railroad Company tbrongh the arsenal grounds at Bridesburg, Philadelphia,

Pennsylvania. May 17, 1886..
Charge of desertion remored. An act to remove tho charge of desertion from the rolls and records

io tbe Office of the Adjutant-General of the Army agaiust certain soldiers. May 17, 1886. Sialue of Vaj. Gen. John A. Barlins. An act authorizing the renoval of the statuo of Major-General

John A. Rawlius from its present location to a site to be selected by tho Secretary of War.

May 17, 1916....
Pablic building, Belsasi, Mc. An act for the extension and repair of the public building at Belfast,

Maine. May 17, 1886.
Dridge, Missouri Rirer. An act to authorize the construction of a bridge across the Missouri River

at some accessible point within ten milcs below and fivo miles abovo the city of Kansas City,

Missouri. May 17, 1886
Bridge, Trancesce Pirer. An act to giro the assent of Congress to the construction of a bridge by

the Nashville, Jackson and diemphis Railroad Company over tho Tenuesseo River. May 17,

1886
Polic beilding, Dallas, Ter. An act for the addition of a third story to the public building in

Dallas, Texas. May 17, 1836..
Bridge, Vixsouri Rircr. An act authorizing the construction of a bridge across the Missouri River at

or near the city of Council Bluft's, lowa, and for other purposcs. May 17, 1886...
Cridge, Kansas Kirer. An act authorizing the Inter-State Rapid Trausit Railway Company to build

a bridge across the Kansas River. May 17, 1836... fablie building, Fort Wayne, Ind. An act to authorizo the Secretary of tho Treasury to purchase

an additional strip of ground on the cast side of the United States court-louse and postoffice building at Fort Wayne, Iudiana, to be paid for out of the appropriation already

made. May 17, 1886. Bridge Missouri lirer. An act to authorize the construction of a bridge across the Missouri River

at a point to be selected cither in the counties of Clay and Jackson, in the State of Missouri, or in the county of Clay or Platte, iu said State, and the county of Wyandotto, in the State

of Kansas, and to make the samo a post-route. May 17, 1886.... Bridge, Vississippi Rirer. An act to authorize the construction of a pile and poutoon railway and

agon bridge across the Mississippi River from the city of Red Wing, Minnesota, to the op

posite ebore, in the State of Wisconsin. May 17, 1880 Cridge, Missouri Rirer. An act to authorizo the coustruction of a bridge over the Missouri River

at the most accessible point between the mouth of the l'enino Osage Creck and a point two miles above the city of Saint Charles, in the county of Saint Charles, in the State of Mis

souri. May 17, 1836... Bridge, Nissouri Lirer. An act to authorize tho construction of a bridge over the Missouri River

at the most accessible point in Saline City, or within five miles a love or five miles below the

same, in thic county of Saline, in the State of Missouri. May 17, 1886 fridge, Red Rirer. An act granting to thio Gainesville and Chickasa w Bridge Company the con

sout of the United States to construct and maintain a brillge over Red River at or near

Brown's Ferry, in Cooke County, Texas. May 17, 1880...
Eridge, Vinsouri Rirer. An act to authorizo tlic construction of a bridge across tho Missouri River

át sono accessible point within two miles north and two miles south of the city of Atchi

son, in the county of Atchison, in the State of Kansan. May 17, 1886.. Era'ge, Vivouri livet. An act to authorizo the construction and maintenance of a bridge by the

Dakota Central Railway Company across tho Missouri River at Pierre, Dakota. May 17, Bridge. Vissouri Rirer. An act to authorizo the Chicago, Milwaukee and Saint Paul Railway Com

rady to construct, operate, and maintain a bridge across the Missouri River near or in tho

vicinity of Chamberlain, in the Territory of Dakota. May 17, 1836 liegkl of way, Fort Selden Military Reserration. An act granting the right of way through the Fort

Schlen Military Reservation, in New Mexico, to the Rio Grande, Mexico and Pacific Rail

Toad Company. May 18, 1886..
Alcoholic drinks and Narcotics. An act to provido for the study of the nature of alcoholic drinks

and Darcotics, and of tbeir effects upon tho buman system, in connection with the several
divisions of the subject of physiology and hygiene, by the pupils in the public schools of the
Territories and of the District of Columbia, and in the Military and Naval Academics, and

Iodian and colored schools in tho Territories of the United States. May 20, 1886..
Pridze, Okio Piret. An act to authorize tlic Covington and Cincinvati Elovated Railway and Brilgo

Company to crect a bridge across the Olio River. May 20, 1886..
feelie duilding, richita, Kas. An act for the completion of a public building at Wichita, Kansas.

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Mississippi River, South Pass. An act making appropriation to supply deficiency in amount re

quired for expenditure to June thirtieth, eighteen hundred and eigbty-six, for examiuation and surveys required by acts of March third, eigbteen hundred and seventy-five, and June nineteenti, eighteen lundrod and seventy-eight, to ascertain depth of water and width of

channel at South Pass of Mississippi River. May 26, 1886. Chicago, I., land in. An act to provide for tho ascertainment of the market value of certain prop

erty iu the city of Chicago, and to authorize 1 ho Secretary of the Treasury to sell and couvey

said property. May 27, 1886. Michigan. An act to anthorize and direct the registry and enrollment of the barge Michigan, of

Alpena, Michigan. May 28, 1856.... Deficiency appropriations for public printing, pensions, and pay of army. An act making appropria.

tions to supply deficiencies in the appropriations for public printing, pensions, and pay of the Army for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, eighteen hundred and eighty six. May

28, 18136 Right of way, Indian Territory. An act to authorize the Kansas and Arkansas Valley Railway to

construct and operate a railway through the Indian Territory, and for other purposes. June

1, 1886 Port of entry, Cape Charles City, Va. An act to amend section twenty-five hundred and fifty-two of

the Revised Statutes of the United States. June 1, 1886 Saint Louis and San Francisco Railroad. An act to a nend' an act entitled “Au act to grant a right

of way for a railroad and telegraph live through the lands of the Choctaw and Chickasa w Nations of Indians to the Saint Louis and San Francisco Railway Company, and for other

purposes.” Juve 1, 1866 Court of Commissioners of Alabama Claims. An act to provide for closing up the business and pay

ing the expenses of the Court of Commissioners of Alabama Claims, and for other purposes.

June 2, 1886.
Bridge, Arthur Rill. An act to authorize the construction of a bridge across the Staten Island Sound,

known as Arthur Kill, and to establish the same as a post-road. June 16, 1886.
Shipping act. An act to abolish certain fees for official services to American vessels, and to amend

the laws relating to shipping commissioners, seamen, and owners of vessels, and for other

purposes. June 19, 1880. Arkansas, judicial districts. An act to detach the counties of Howard, Little River, and Sevier

from the western and add them to the eastern district of Arkansas. June 19, 1886.. Columbia County, Washington Territory. An act to authorize Columbia County, in Washington Ter

ritory, to issue bonds for the construction of a court house. June 19, 1886... Life-saving stations. Au act to establish additional life-saving stations. June 19, 1886. Aqueduct'Bridge, District of Columbia. An act to authorize the purchase of the Aqueduct Bridge or

the construction of a bridge across the Potoniac River at or near Georgetown, District of

Columbia. June 21, 1886
National Trade Unions. An act to legalize the incorporation of National Trados Unions. Juue

29, 1886.
Money.orders. Ad act to reduce the fee on domestic money-orders for sums not exceeding five dol-

lars. June 29, 1886 Clerk-hire, post-offices. An act to make the allowances for clerk-bire to post masters of the first and

second-class post-offices cover the cost of clorical labor in the money-order business, and for

other purposes. June 29, 1896.. Military Academy appropriations. An act making appropriations for the support of the Military

Academy for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, eighteen hundred and eighty-seven.

Jupe 29, 1886
T.eares of absence, Gorernment Printing Office. An act granting leave of absence to employés in the

Government Printing Office. June 30, 1886..
Postal service appropriations. An act making appropriations for the service of the Post Office Do-

partment for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, eighteen bundred and eighty-seven. June

30, 1886... Army appropriations. An act making appropriations for tbe support of the Army for the fiscal year

ending June thirtieth, eighteen hundred and eighty-seven, and for other purposes. June 30,

1886.. Agricultural appropriations. Au act making an appropriation for the Department of Agriculture for

the fiscal year ending Jane 30, eighteen hundred and eighty-seven, and for other purposes.

June 30, 1886
Right of way, Forts Russell and Laramie reservations. An act to authorize the Cheyenue and North-

orn Railway Company to build its road across the Fort Russell and Fort Laramie Military

Reservations. June 30, 1886
Public building, Sarannah, Ga. An act for the erection of a public building at Savannah, Georgia.

June :30, 1886
Public building, Hannibal, Mo. An act making an appropriation to complete the public building

at Hannibal, Missouri, in accordance with the original plan of the Supervising Architect of tho

Treasury, to make the same fire-proof. June 30, 1806.
Public building, l'eoria, I. An act to amend an act entitled "An act to provide for the erection

of a public building in the city of Peoria, in the State of Illinois," approved May 9, 1882. June

30, 1886. Public building, Frankfort, Ky. An act appropriating money for the completion of the public build

ing at Frankfort, Kentucky. June 30, 1886 . Florida, terms of court. An act to change the time of holding United States circuit and district

courts in the southern district of the State of Florida. June 30, 1886...

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