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Peel-Continued. Petitions and papers presented by, from
Remarks by, on Gale, Frederick: to pension 1016.
Indian appropriation bill 898, 905, 906. Harper, Albert: to pension 1016.
Reports made by, from
Committee on Indian Affairs
Old Settler Indians (REPORT 2651) 2571.
Saint Louis and San Francisco Railroad Company (REPORT 2260)
610. Pennsylvania, citizens of: to improve Alleghany River 791. Remarks by, on
Resolutions offered by Auburn (N. Y.) public building 1903, 1904.
Neal, Henry: to pay difference in salary 1241. River and harbor appropriation bill 1350, 1352, 1393.
Votes of. See YEA AND NAY VOTES. Votes of. See YEA AND NAY VOTES.
Peirce, John Payson, Lewis E. (a Representative from Illinois)
Petition for relief 465. Attended 8.
Papers referred in House 465. Appointed conferee on bill to forfeit Atlantic and Pacific Rail- Pemberton, Thomas
road land grant 39, 764. Appointed conferee on bill to forfeit Oregon Central land grant
Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 7837). 811. Leave of absence granted to 1040, 1106.
Penalty Envelopes. See POSTAL SERVICE.
Pendleton, Edward G.
Pendleton. George H. (a Senator from Ohio)
Attended 1. Minnesota, citizens of: to restore indemnity lands 939.
Appointed on committee to attend opening of New Orleans ExRemarks by, on
position 233. Nebraska and Kansas settlers 1901.
Appointed teller on count of electoral vote 1376. Peru (Iowa) lots 1387.
Called to the chair 1050. Public land laws 2208.
Amendments offered by, to Reports made by, from
Deficiency appropriation bill 2232. Committee on Public Lands
River and harbor appropriation bill 2284. Girard and Mobile Railroad Company (bill H. R. 8180; REPORT Bills and joint resolutions introduced by 2501) 1338.
Huston, R. G., & Co: for relief (see bill S. 2385) 11. Resolutions offered by
Portraits: to authorize purchase of (see bill S. 2591) 1018. Rules: for amendment relative to order of business 1845.
Register in bankruptcy: to anthorize district courts to fill vacanVotes of. See YEA AND NAY VOTES.
cies in office of (see bill S. 2641) 1706.
Petitions and papers presented by, from Pearce, J. W.
Cincinnati Chamber of Commerce: against passage of bill to light Petition of New Orleans Chamber of Commerce to appoint min
rivers with electricity 716. ister to Liberia 2175.
Dalzell, James M: to increase pension 939. Pearce, Orlando S.
Dymond, Richard: for passage of Potter refunding bill 429. Bill to pension (see bill H. R. 7922).
Elyria (Ohio) Cigar-makers' Union: against ratification of Span
ish treaty 426. Pearl Buttons
New York Leaf Tobacco Board of Trade: against ratification of Bill to amend duty on (see bill H. R. 7931).
Spanish treaty 412. Pease, Charles B.
Ohio, citizens of: against ratification of Spanish treaty 412, 621, Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 4030).
for passage of interstate-commerce bill 1072. Pease, Gustavus
relative to civil service 792, 1547. Petition for pension 388.
to reduce postage on second-class matter 1145.
Publishing houses: for reduction of postage on second-class matter Pedersen, Mathios
1448, 1547, 1613, 1706, 1729, 1771, 1928, 2117. Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 8059).
Steamboat owners: relative to navigation 1613. Peel, Daniel
Thompson, John G: for appropriation to pay judgment against
him 1706. Petition to adjudicate claim 1447."
Toledo Ex-Union Prisoners of War Association: relative to penPapers referred in House 1511.
sions 1036. Peel, Samuel W. (a Representative from Arkansas)
United States, citizens of: for ratification of Spanish treaty 412. Attended 8.
Remarks by, on Appointed on committee to investigate relative to Indian schools
Anthony, Henry B: denth of 826. and Yellowstone Park 2572.
Reports made by, from Amendments offered by, to
Committee on Foreign Relations Indian appropriation bill 905.
Chinese indemnity fund (REPORT 1190) 426, 1366. Bills and joint resolutions introduced by
United States jurisdiction in Tunis (bill s. 2463) 202. Arnold, William L: for relief (see bill H. R. 7795) 446.
Resolutions offered by Crowell, Charles: for relief (see bill H. R. 7516) 56.
President of Senate pro tempore: tendering thanks of Senate to Kansas City, Arkansas and Fort Smith Railroad Company: to
2461. grant right of way to (see bill H. R. 7691) 251. Putnam, Elizabeth: for relief (see bill H. R. 7796) 446.
Votes of. Sec YEA AND NAY VOTES.
Pendleton, Kenneth R.
Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 7546).
Papers referred in House 204.
Bill to pension (see bill S. 2148).
Penitentiary Bryan, J. M: for payment of claim of 'Old Settler" Indians 905. Letter of Robert Furman relative to establishing (8. Ex. Doc. Putnam, Elizabeth: war claim 465.
12) 388, 445.
Pensions—Continued. Bill to pay bounty to Sixty-second Infantry of (see bill H. R. Petitions to amend laws for, from 7115)
Michigan: citizens of 559, 994, 1070, 1278, 2174.
Grand Army of Republic posts in 913.
Minnesota: citizens of 465,822.
Missouri: citizens of 503, 620, 994. Petition to establish soldiers' home in 298.
Montana: citizens of 1447. Resolution of Legislature in favor of making trade-dollar legal
Nebraska: citizens of 1016, 1143. tender 1034, 1049, 1051, 1119, 1164, 1192.
New Hampshire: citizens of 503, 989.
New Jersey: citizens of 1070, 1119, 2276. Resolution of Legislature in favor of prohibiting importation of
New York: citizens of 325, 347, 348, 466,539,559, 620, 621, 681, 715,741, 742, foreign-contract labor 1034, 1039, 1051, 1119, 116, 1192.
791, 845, 914,979, 994, 1016, 1049, 1547. Resolutions of Legislature relative to war claim of State 1703,
Ohio : citizens of 227, 465, 559, 607, 645, 715, 741, 742, 876, 913, 2436.
Toledo associations 1036. 1704, 1706, 1756, 1827.
Pennsylvania: citizens of 607, 648, 680, 715,844, 913, 994, 1243, 1313. Resolution of Legislature favoring retirement of General Grant
inmates of naval asylums of Philadelphia 845. 1987, 2276, 2277, 2326, 2343, 2435, 2436, 2573.
Rhode Island: citizens of 621.
Soldiers' and Citizens' National League 1447. Resolutions of Legislature in favor of Mexican war pensions
Tennessee : citizens of 645, 876. 2034, 2060, 2278, 2326, 2343, 2346, 2573.
Texas: citizens of 1016. Resolution of Legislature in favor of bridges across Staten Island
United States: Grand Army of Republic posts in 1869.
Utah: citizens of 1070.
Vermont: citizens of 620, 913, 1612.
Virginia: citizens of 1049.
West Virginia: citizens of 607, 980, 2224.
646, 822, 1035, 1049, 1447.
Legislature of 1704, 1706, 1771, 2059. Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts
Memorial relative to Claghorn's art collection (H. R. MIs. Doc. People's National Bank, Lawrenceburg, Indiana 10) 376, 388.
Bills to issue duplicate certificate of deposit to (see bills S. 2669; Protest against purchase of portrait of General Thomas and pict
H. R. 690, 7706).
People's Real Estate Tontine
Bill to grant public lands to (see bill S. 2642).
Peoria, Illinois Pensacola, Florida
Bills to increase appropriation for public building at (see bills
S. 2441; H. R. 7521). Bill for improvement of harbor, offered by Mr. Davidson 939.
Letter of Secretary of Treasury relative to extending limit of Report of engineers on survey of harbor (H. R. Ex. Doc. 224) 1636.
cost of public building at (S. Ex. Doc. 61) 1448, 1427. Pension Attorneys
Perkins, Bishop W. (a Representative from Kansas) Bill to regulate fees of (see bill S. 2511).
Attended 17. Report of House committee on (H. R. REPORT 2683) 2572.
Appointed conferee on bill for sale of Sac and Fox reservation Report of Secretary of Interior on fees of (H. R. Ex. Doc. 40)
2324. 202, 314.
Appointed on Committee on Rivers and Harbors 628. Pension Office
Appointed on committee to attend opening of New Orleans Ex
position 261. Report of House committee on administration of (H. R. REPORT Amendments offered by, to 2683) 2572
Interstate commerce: bill to regulate 533. Statement giving names of clerks employed at night 101.
River and harbor appropriation bill 1925. Pension Office Building
Bills and joint resolutions introduced by Estimates for gas pipes for (H. R. Ex. Doc. 209) 1541.
Bennett, J. W: to pension (see bill H. R. 7754) 253. Estimate of appropriation for completing (H. R. Ex. Doc. 228) Bond, Prudence: to pension (see bill H. R. 8061) 1005. 1757.
Chadsey Brothers: for relief (see bill H. R. 7755) 253. Pensions
Courts of United States: to limit jurisdiction of (see bill H. R.
7988) 833. Appropriations for: annual bill (see bills H. R. 7676, 7785).
Hopkins, John: to pension (see bill H. R. 8063) 1005. Arrears: bills to repeal statute of limitations on allowing (see Oklahoma lands: to open to settlement (see bill H. R. 8264) bills S. 2493; H. R. 8211).
2033. bill to allow arrears to persons restored to pension-roll
Phelps, Capt. Vincent: to pension (see bill H. R. 7805) 447. (see bill H. R. 2802).
Ryan, A. J: to pension (see bill H. R, 7905) 631. bill to amend law granting (see bill S. 1).
Saunders, Charles W: to pension (see bills H. R. 7906, 8062) Claims: bill to regulate prosecution of (see bill H. R. 7880).
631, 1005. Evidence in: bills to regulate (see bills S. 2493, 2523).
Scott, James L: to pension (see bill H. R. 8028) 835. Mexican war. See WAR WITH MEXICO.
Treckell, Caroline: to pension (see bill H. R. 7756) 253. Pilots : bill to regulate (see bill H. R. 7995).
Wilke, Jeptha L: to pension (see bill H. R: 7904) 631. Prisoners of war : resolutions of Indiana Legislature in favor of
Petitions and papers presented by, from 1005, 1163. Rates of : bill to increase, for widows and orphans (see bills S. Baxter Springs, Kans: for national cemetery at 1821. 2471, 2523, 2526; H. R. 5800).
Kansas, citizens of: for bounty lands to soldiers and sailors 1314. bill to increase for loss of arm (see bill H. R. 5509).
for national cemetery near Baxter Springs 1869. bill to increase for loss of limb (see bill H. R. 7772).
for passage Mexican war pension bill 247, 465, 504, 646, Special: bill to allow rerating and increase of (see bill H. R.
681, 792, 822, 1120, 1364. 1981).
for settlement Oklahoma country 1447. War of rebellion: bill to grant to invalids and dependents who
relative to construction of a system of highways 620. served three months (see bill S. 2471).
New York, citizens of: against ratification of Spanish treaty 465. Petitions to amend laws for, from
for aid to education 465.
Remarks by, on
District of Columbia tax-sales 2051.
Indian appropriation bill 867, 868.
Interstate commerce 534, 539.
New York Indian lands 1298, 1573, 1574.
land laws 2207.
River and harbor appropriation bill 1925.
Reports made by, from
Committee of conference
Sac and Fox Indian reservation (bill H. R. 6658) 2410.
Votes of. See YEA AND NAY VOTES.
Perkins, Newton C.
Petition referred to Court of Claims (H. R. REPORT 2643) 2247. Perkins, Thomas
Petition referred to Court of Claims (H. R. REPORT 2643) 2247. Perkins, Thomas F. (administrator)
Papers referred in House 1869. Pernot, Pierre
Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 1639). Perry, C. A., & Co.
Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 8283). Perry, Sarah
Bill to pension (see bill H. R. 5554). Perry, Sherman C.
Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 3336). Peru, Iowa
Bill to sell lots in (see bill H. R. 449).
Papers referred in House 298.
Appointed teller 261, 408, 1265, 1801. Amendments offered by, to
Interstate commerce: bill to regulate 408.
Blackman, Cornelia V: to pension (see bill H. R. 7571) 58.
McKinney, David: to pension (see bill H. R. 7573) 58.
540, 681, 980, 1191, 1314, 1705.
relative to final proof on pre-emption claims 1447. Kansas, city of Leavenworth: to improve Missouri River 428. Kansas Legislature: against proposed cattle-trail 1037.
for resurvey of public lands in Kansas 2033. Quigg, Capt. M: claim of 428.
Veale, G. W: war claim 715.
Clark, John C: relief of 1116, 1117.
Wichita (Kans.) public building 1800.
Barber, Miles (REPORT 2572) 1803.
Petition of citizens of Ohio for pension to 1143. Peterson, David
Bill to pension (see bill H. R. 3185).
Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 6270).
River and harbor appropriation bill 2112.
Bernard, Reuben F: for relief (see bill H. R. 7838) 448.
Pendleton Thomas: for relief (see bill H. R. 7837) 448.
Hale, J. B: to withdraw his papers 265, 1501.
Barnes, Thomas: claim of 540.
ords of War of Rebellion 504.
504, 845, 1314.
to increase widows' pensions 876. Remarks by, on
Duplicate checks: issue of 1539.
Thornburgh, Eliza W: increase of pension to 1659.
Bill to increase pension (see bill H. R. 7638).
Bill to pension (see bill H. R. 5776). Phelps, Asenath A. (administratrix)
Bill for relief (see bill S. 393).
Bill to pension (see bill H. R. 7805).
Antwerp esposition: to enable people of United States to par
ticipate in (see H. Res. 297) 161.
Res. 321) 1007.
Demarest, Ralph S: relative to Venezuelan awards 503.
to prevent spread of Mormonism 1143. United States, citizens of: against ratification of Spanish treaty
1143. Remarks by, on
French spoliation claims 712.
Washington's headquarters at Morristown 1967.
prisonment of, adopted 1501. Resolutions offered by
Van Bokkelen, Charles A: inquiry relative to imprisonment of
Bill to sell old court-house and post-office in (see billH. R. 8256).
Petition to establish national cemetery at 464.
Bill to pension (see bill H. R. 4245). Phillips, Charles H.
Bill to pension (see bill H. R. 4837). Phillips, Christopher
Resolution of Senate to pay for services, passed 2457, 2500. Phillips, George W.
Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 7514).
Pike-Continued. Petition to adjudicate claim 2224.
Remarks by, on Philips, William R.
Davis, William H: relief of 2294. Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 4753).
Montgomery, Pearson C: relief of 432.
Polar, Melissa G: relief of 35. Phinney and Jackson
Committee on Claims Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 689).
Davis, William H. (REPORTS 955, 1151) 505, 1279. Phoenix, Richard
Harbaugh, Yost (REPORT 1047) 877.
Horton, V. B. (REPORT 962) 505. Bill for relief (see bill S. 1860).
Meade, Richard W. (REPORT 1570) 2437. Phoenix National Bank, New York
Peterson, John P. (REPORT 1342) 1870.
Turner, Martha (REPORT 1100) 1051. Petition for relief 325, 346.
Committee on District of Columbia Photographs. See WAR OF REBELLION.
Howard University (REPORT 1002) 743. Pierce, Benjamin
Land conveyances (REPORT 1393) 2004.
Robbins, Zenas C. (REPORT 911) 268. Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 4995).
Strachan, Robert (REPORT 1071) 996. Pierce, Garetta H.
Votes of. See YEA AND NAY VOTES. Bill to pension (see bill H. R. 7051).
Pike, James D1. Pierce, Rice A. (a Representative from Tennessee)
Bill to pension (see bill H. R. 3340). Bills and joint resolutions introduced by
Pilots. McCollum, Abner: for relief of estate (see bill H. R. 7946) 632. Bill to regulate pensions to pilots who served on ganboats (see Petitions and papers presented by, from
bill H. R. 7995). Cook, James: war claim 1071.
Pilotage. See COMMERCE AND NAVIGATION.
Bill for relief (see bill S. 2419).
Resolution in House to pay, referred 1386.
Petition to adjudicate claim 1612.
Papers referred in House 1704.
Pipe Island, Saint Mary's River
Petition for light-house on 620.
Piper, Sewall W.
Bill for relief of representatives (see bill H. R. 8081). Votes of. See YEA AND NAY VOTES.
Petition for removal of charge of desertion 791.
Papers referred in House 1049. Pierre and Southeastern Railroad
Pirate (barge) Bills to grant right of way across Winnebago Indian reservation (see bills S. 2534; H. Ř. 7779).
Bill to issue register to (see bill H. R. 4539). Piers and Breakwaters
Pitney, Byram Letter of Secretary of War relative to misuse of (H. R. Ex. Doc. Bill to pension widow (see bill S. 1739). 259) 2301.
Pittman, Joseph Pigeon, Eliza
Bill to pension (see bill H. R. 5244). Bill to pension (see bill H. R. 6044).
Pitts, L. W. Pike, Austin F. (a Senator from New Hampshire)
Bill to pension (see bill H. R. 7803. Attended 1.
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Appointed conferee on bill for protection of children in District of Columbia 686, 1018.
Bill to increase appropriation for public building at (see bill H. Appointed conferee on bill relative to appropriation for inaugu
R. 1339). ration ceremonies 1246.
Planche, T. B. Amendments offered by, to
Papers referred in House 1313. Deficiency appropriation bill 2005, 2197.
Petition for relief 1119. River and harbor appropriation bíll: amendments to 1830.
Petition referred to Court of Claims (H. R. REPORT 2643) 2247. Sundry civil appropriation bill 2299. Bills and joint resolutions introduced by
Plantation Inlet, Chesapeake Bay Chadbourne, Adeline E: to pension (see bill S. 2568) 877.
Bill to erect light-house at (see bill H. R. 8226) petition for bill
Amendments offered by, to
International exhibitions: bill relative to 745. Cocheco River: inquiry relative to improvement of, adopted 1871.
River and harbor appropriation bill 1565. Davis, William H: to rescind order relative to 2482.
Sundry civil appropriation bill 2176.
Bills and joint resolutions introduced by
Hewit, Catharine S: to pension (see bill S. 2579) 996.
Weston, Thomas A: for relief (see bill s. 2411) 68. 300.
Petitions and papers presented by, from relative to civil service 743.
Chollar, Jennette: to increase widows' pensions 743. New York Leaf Tobacco Board of Trade and others: against rat Connecticut, citizens of: against ratification of Spanish treaty ification of Spanish treaty 466.
Congressional Record: leave to print in 423.
Thomas, Mrs. Frances L: increase of pension to 1374.
ment to 2062. Resolutions offered by
Anthony, Henry B: to pay expenses of Senators who attended
funeral of 272. Distilled spirits for export: inquiry relative to tax on, adopted
649. Votes of. See YEA AND NAY VOTES. Plattsburg, New York
Bill to donate military reservation for public park (see bill H.
R. 2448). Pleas, William M.
Bill for relief (see bill S. 384.) Pleasants, Charles F.
Bill to pension (see bill H. R. 7653). Plemer, John
Petition for pension 1314. Pleuro-pneumonia. See ANIMALS. Plocher, Ferdinand
Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 8235).
Papers referred in House 1771.
road land grant 67.
798. Appointed conferee on fortification appropriation bill 2466. Appointed conferee on District of Columbia appropriation bill
1525. Appointed conferee on Indian appropriation bill 1791, 2395. Appointed conferee on Navy appropriation bill 2349.
Appointed conferee on Post-Office appropriation bill 2292, 2362.
Agricultural appropriation bill 1939, 1940.
Sundry civil appropriation bill 2133, 2299, 2381.
Bond, Prvidence: to increase pension (see bill S. 2532) 649.
bridge Kansas River (see bill S. 2439) 230.
Kansas cavalry volunteers: for relief of heirs of recruits for (see
bill S. 2651) 1830.
Tousey, Van Vechten: for relief (see bill S. 2472) 326.
Allen, Mary: to reconsider bill to pension 2236.
Wilson, Joseph S: to reconsider bill for relief 305, 1566.
Indian Territory, people of Oklahoma: relative to settlement of
of War of Rebellion of certain photographic illustrations
Tex. 2117, 2225.
to open Oklahoma lands for settlement 792, 1244.
for improvement of military road from Caldwell to
Wichita Falls, Tex. 1729.
to increase widows' pensions 1729.
to Wichita Falls, Tex., 1870.
Western Miami Indians: for relief 326, 413.
Army appropriation bill: conference report on 2121.
1734, 1746, 1748.
conference report on 2386, 2387, 2391,
conference report on 2361.