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Dingley, Nelson, jr. (a Representative from Maine)

Attended 8.
Appointed on committee to attend opening of New Orleans Ex-

position 261.

Appointed teller 1700. Amendments offered by, to

Legislative, executive, and judicial appropriation bill 1700, 1818.

River and harbor appropriation bill 2114.
Bills and joint resolutions introduced by

Shipping commissioners: relating to (see bill H. R. 8072) 1007.
Vessels: to amend law relative to documenting (see bill (H. R.

8071) 1007.
Motions and resolutions offered by

Sampson, Sarah S: to withdraw her papers 2222.
Petitions and papers presented by, from:

Johnston, James: for arrears of pension 411.
Maine, citizens of: for amendment of Constitution abolishing

Senate 2059.
for passage of Mexican war pension bill 204, 227, 465,
681, 742, 1191, 1314, 1613, 1771.
for pension to Sarah S. Sampson 100.
relative to loan of money to people on security of landed

property 2059.
to improve Kennebec River 1243.
to increase widows' pensions 845, 1987.

to prohibit alien ownership of land 2059.
Massachusetts, citizens of: against repeal of certain provision of

shipping law 1190. National Board of Trade: to amend banking laws 1016. National Temperance Society: against extending bonded whisky

period 1049.

relative to alcoholic liquor traffic 1049.
Pease, Gustavus: to pension 388.
Remarks by, on

Amendment of Rules 985.
Collection districts 1819, 1820.
Commissioner of Navigation: salary of 1700.
Deficiency appropriation bill 2149.
Letting of mail contracts 1765.
National-bank circulation 254.
Navy appropriation bill 1914, 1916.

Post-Office appropriation bill 1444, 1602, 2509.
Reports made by, from
Committee on American Shipping

Vessel documents (REPORT 2495) 1264.
Votes of. See YEA AND NAY VOTES.
Diplomatic Service. See CONSULAR AND DIPLOMATIC SERVICE.
Direct Tax of 1861

Bill to refund to States (see bill H. R. 6047).
Resolution of Nevada Legislature in favor of refunding 1034,

1829.
Diseases. See also NATIONAL BOARD OF HEALTH.

Bill to prevent contagious and infectious (see bill S. 2518).

petition for bill 1613. Bills to amend act to prevent introduction of (see bills H. R.

7726, 7980). Joint resolution making appropriation to prevent introduction

of cholera (see H. Res. 304). memorial for bill 133. Resolution in House relative to appropriation to prevent intro

duction of cholera 1804. Distilled Spirits

Bill to prevent frauds in sale of, and duplication of warehouse

receipts for (see bill H. R. 7530). Bill to remit taxes on grape spirits used in manufacture of wine

(see bill H. R. 8042). Bill to enforce collection of taxes on distilled spirits in bonded

warehouses (see bill H. R. 8026). Motion in House to suspend rules and pass a bill to repeal tax

on fruit brandy, rejected 449. Letter of Secretary of Treasury relative to entry and withdrawal

from warehouses of (H. R. Ex. Doc. 92) 762.
Report of Secretary of Treasury relative to exportation of (S.

Ex. Doc. 37) 649, 822.
Report of Secretary of Treasury relative to collection of tax on

(S. Ex. Doc. 57) 877, 1144.
Memorial of National Temperance Society against extending

bonded whisky period 1049. Petition of National Board of Trade for passage of bill to amend

laws relative to entry of 1144.

District Attorneys. See COURTS OF UNITED STATES.
District Courts. See COURTS OF UNITED STATES.
District of Columbia
Adis Israel Hebrew Congregation: bill for relief (see bill H. R.

8181).
Anatomical subjects: bill to authorize delivery of dead bodies of

criminals and paupers to colleges for (see bill H. R.

5650).
Appropriations for: annual bill (see bill H. R. 8039).

bill making special appropriation for maintenance of pub

lic order during inauguration ceremonies (see bill Ē. R. 8121). additional estimates for charitable institutions (H. R.

Ex. Doc. 37) 283. estimate of appropriation for extra policemen (H. R. Ex.

Doc. 48) 363. estimate to maintain public order (H. R. Ex. Doc. 81)

723.
Bottlers in : bill to protect (see bill H. R. 8060).
Bridge: bill to amend act of 1881 for construction of (see bill

H. R. 7376).
Children in: bill for protection of (see bill S. 729).
Church of the Ascension

: bill for relief (see bill H. R. 7935). Claims against : bill to adjudicate claims for damages by public

improvements (see bill H. R. 8220).

petition to allow commissioners to adjust certain 1015. Contracts: bill to define duties and liabilities of District under

certain (see bill H. R. 7489). Corporations in: bill to incorporate Lutheran Statue Association

(see bill H. R. 4088).
- bills to incorporate Washington Central Railroad (see bills

S. 2148; H. R. 7605).
Courts of: bill to regulate appeals from (see bill H. R. 6220).
Criminal code: bill to provide (see bill H. R. 5249).
Death damages: bill to provide for recovering (see bills H. R.

7131, 7260).
Deaths, births, and marriages: petition relative to registry of 411.
Dentistry in: bills to regulate practice of (see bills H. R. 6968,

7895).
East Washington Colored Episcopal church: bills for relief (seo

bills S. 2622; H. R. 8217).
Eastern Presbyterian church: bill for relief (see bill S. 2045).
Fish in: bill to protect (see bill H. R. 3108).
Gas in: petition of J. J. Crutchett relative to 67.
Graves in: bill to prevent desecration of (see bill H. R. 5650).
Health report: joint resolution to print (see S. R. 110; H. Res.

288).
Holidays in: bill to make inauguration day (see bill S. 2417).
Insurance companies: bill to regulate organization and manage-

ment of (see bill H. R. 7823). Jail prisoners: bilì to employ on public works (see bill H. R.

7558). Justices of the peace: bill to extend jurisdiction of (see bill s.

880). Land titles in: bill relating to (see bill H. R. 7375). Liquor in: bill to regulate manufacture and sale of (see bill H.

R. 7556.

petition against bill 2437. Mechanics' liens: bills to amend laws relative to (see bills S.

2507, 2629; H. R. 7941, 8169).

petitions against bill 846, 939, 1016, 1192. Police: bill for relief of Metropolitan police (see bill S. 1432).

petition for bill 428. bill to provide a temporary additional force during in

auguration ceremonies (see bill H. R. 8121). petition to increase salary of janitors of police stations

939. Post-office in: bills to purchase property for (see bills S. 2617; H.

R. 8286) 2575. debate in Senate relative to purchasing property for 2689

2692, 2375-2379.

petitions relative to site for 995, 1017, 1036. Railroads in: bill to allow extension of Southern Maryland Rail

road (see bill H. R. 6122).
Real estate belonging to: bill to authorize sale of certain (see bill

H. R 7557).
Real estate in: bill relative to conveyance and devise of (see bill

S. 754).
bill relating to acknowledgments of conveyances of (see

bills S. 1104; H. R. 3235).
Restaurants in: bill to regulate (see bill H. R. 7939).
Saint John's church, Georgetown: bill for relief (see bill H. R.

8216).
Saint Mark's church: bill for relief (see bill H. R. 5828).

District of Columbia-Continued.

Dodge, William C.
Schools: bills to establish evening schools (see bills S. 2420; H. Bill for relief (see bill S. 1399).
R. 7646)

Dodson, James T.
petitions for bill 1511.
Street railways: bills to incorporate Washington Central Railroad

Papers referred in House 101. (see bills S. 2418; Á. R. 7605).

Doenhardt, Charles
bills to amend act approving route and termini of Ana-

Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 2548).
costia and Potomac River Railroad (see bills S. 2453;
H. R. 7716).

Dolan, John
bill to authorize Capitol, North 0 Street, and South Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 7890).

Washington Railway to extend tracks (see bill H. R. Dolan, Patrick V.
7920).
annual report of Washington and Georgetown Railroads

Resolution of House to pay for services, passed 346, 1798. (H. R. MIs. Doc. 26) 2402.

Dollar. See COINS AND COINAGE.
Streets and alleys: bill to authorize closing of alleys in square 635 Dollis, Henry C.

(see bill H. R. 7539).
resolution in Senate relative to cleaning 942.

Petition referred to Court of Claims (H. R. REPORT 2643) 2247. petition relative to improvement of 503.

Dolph, Joseph N. (a Senator from Oregon)
Taxes in: bills relative to sales of real estate for (see bills S. 2628;
H. R. 8236).

Attended 1.
bill to exempt property used for public, pious, or chari-

Appointed conferee on bill to forfeit Oregon Central land grant

798.
table purposes (see bill H. R. 8105).
letter of commissioners relative to receipts and expendi-

Amendments offered by, to
tures of taxes from 1875 to 1884 (S. Ex. Doc. 104) Deficiency appropriation bill 1871, 1932, 2144, 2451.
1871, 1932, 2116, 2436.

Indian appropriation bill 1018. Water supply: bills extending time for claiming damages caused Oregon Central Railroad land grant: bill to forfeit 136, 138. by increasing (see bills S. 2551; H. R. 8140).

Public land laws: bill to repeal 1516, 1517, 1520. letter of Attorney-General recommending extension of River and harbor appropriation bill 1728, 1871, 2486. time for making claims for property taken for (S. Ex. Sundry civil appropriation bill 1871, 2027, 2236, 2380. Docs. 43, 44) 269, 848, 948, 980.

Transportation in bond: bill (H. R. 7586) relative to 1750. Young Men's Christian Association: bills to exempt from taxes Bills and joint resolutions introduced by (see bills S. 2602; H. R. 8167).

Reno, Frederick: to increase pension (see bill S. 2553) 745. Dividing Creek, Maryland

Coal lands: to amend law relative to entry of (see bill S. 2483) Petition for improvement of 559.

389.

Davis, P. C: for relief (see bill S. 2552) 745. Dixon, John W.

Greely relief expedition: relative to transfer of vessels of (see Petition referred to Court of Claims (H. R. REPORT 2643) 2247.

bill S. 2379) 2. Dixon, Nathan F. (a Representative from Rhode Island)

Illsley, Elizabeth G: to pension (see bill s. 2590) 1018.

Kearney, Edward S: for relief (see bill S. 2413) 68. Attended 1575.

Navigable waters: to prevent obstruction of (see bill S. 2378) 2. Votes of. See YEA AND NAY VOTES.

Port Angeles, Wash; to establish subpost of entry at (see S. R. Dobbins, Culler S.

132) 2027.

Purdum, Christian R., et al: for relief (see bill S. 2584) 996. Bill to pension (see bill H. R. 4024).

Timber lands: to amend act for sale of (see bill S. 2482) 389. Doboy Sound

Transportation in bond: to amend law relative to (see bill s. Bill for survey of, offered by Mr. Nicholls 939.

2391) 33.

Motions made by
Dockery, Alexander M. (a Representative from Missouri)

Executive session: for 2085.
Attended 8.
Leave of absence granted to 345, 446.

Petitions and papers presented by, from
Bills and joint resolutions introduced by

Eckerson, Theodore J: to be retired 228.

Idaho Legislature: against amending desert-land act 981. Proce, William R: for relief (see bill H. R. 8079) 1007.

Illsby, Elizabeth: to pension 1017. Special deputy marshals: to abolish at elections (see bill H. R.

Oregon Legislature: relative to land grant of Northern Pacific 7535) 56.

Railroad 1145. Supervisors of election: to abolish (see bill H. R. 7536) 56.

Philadelphia Board of Trade: against ratification of Spanish Petitions and papers presented by, from

treaty 981. Missouri, citizens of: for passage Mexican war pension bill 100, Portland Board of Trade: to establish assay office 466. 227, 299, 324, 822, 1705.

Washington Territory Bar Association: relative to supreme court Reports made by, from

of Territory 32.

Remarks by, on
Committee on Claims
Marsh, W. Ç: (REPORT 2356) 963.

Congressional Record: leave to print in 424.
Committee on Pensions, Bounty, and Back Pay

Kearny, Edward S: payment of 2451, Resolution to allow additional clerk to, adopted 313.

Lost Lake and Mount Hood Improvement Company 352, 353. Resolutions offered by

New Orleans Exposition: appropriation for 2380.

Oregon Central Railroad land grant 136, 141, 176, 177, 178, 181, Committee on Accounts: to make annual clerkship of 1386,

476, 478, 481. 1846.

Oregon electoral vote 682. Election supervisors: inquiry relative to expense of 1164.

Pension appropriation bill 1489, 1490. Votes of. See YEA AND NAY VOTES.

Public land laws 1148, 1149, 1150, 1492, 1493, 1494, 1516–1522, Document Room. See HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES.

1562, 1567, 1569.

Spokane Falls and Coeur d'Alene Railroad 68, 70, 71, Doda, Orien L.

Texas Pacific Railroad land grant 1894. Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 4954).

Washington Territory: ports of delivery in 2130. Petition for relief 607..

Reports made by, from Papers referred in House 607.

Committee on Claims Dodd, Brown and Co.

California, Oregon and Nevada (REPORT 984) 648. Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 8271).

Frank, Henry (REPORT 1390) 1987.

Murphy, Charles (REPORT 997) 682. Doddridge, Wellington

New York war claim of 1812 (REPORT 1438) 2127. Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 6719).

Victer, Matilda (REPORT 1096) 1036.

Committee on Commerce Dodds, Joseph R.

Omaha, Nebr. (bill S. 2269) 229. Bill to pension (see bill H. R. 7769).

Portland, Oreg. and Port Townsend (bill S. 2391) 229.

Dolph-Continued.

Dotson, James W. Reports made by, from

Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 5745).
Committee on Publie Lands

Dougherty, Creet H.
California homestead settlers (REPORT 981) 622.
Coal lands entry (REPORT 972) 560.

Bill to pension (see bill H. R. 383).
Land titles (REPORT 1026) 846.

Dougherty, Hugh
Mineral lands (bill H. R. 27) 560.

Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 2140).
Pre-emption law repeal (REPORT 985) 648.
Timber lands (REPORT 980) 622.

Dougherty, Rose
Votes of. See YEA AND NAY VOTES.

Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 6173). Donahue, John

Douglas, Hugh and Byrd Petition for relief 914.

Bill for relief of estates (see bill H. R. 8034). Donald, John o.

Douglass, W. W. (administrator) Bill for relief (see bill 8. 1789).

Petition to adjudicate claim 1034. Donaldson, Thomas

Dowd, Clement (a Representative from North Carolina) Letter relative to statements in the History of the Public Domain

Attended 8. 2498.

Leave of absence granted to 1597. Donehower, John F.

Remarks by, on Petition for pension 1243.

Evins, John H: death of 872. Donnelly, Vincent T. (executrix)

Votes of. See YEA AND NAY VOTES. Papers withdrawn from files of House 2524.

Dowell, Emma Donohue, Bernard

Estimate to pay (S. Ex. Doc. 90) 1987. Bill to pension (see bill H. R. 6835).

Downes, Frances H.

Bill to pension (see bill S. 1731).
Doorkeeper's Department of House
Joint resolution to regulate pay in (see H. Res. 301).

Downs, L. W.
Dorner, William A.

Petition to adjudicate claim 2573. Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 7627).

Doyle, John B. Papers referred in House 645.

Petition for relief 388, 845. Dorr, Van Buren

Doyle and Stanton Bill to pension (see bill S. 2555).

Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 7786).

Drahms, Marie
Dorsey, John M.
Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 948).

Petition for arrears of pension 1771.

Drawbacks Dorsey and Shepard

Bills to repeal reservation of 10 per cent. on (see bills S. 2425; Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 948).

H. R. 7651). Dorsheimer, William (a Representative from New York)

Petitions relative to drawbacks on articles made of foreign ma

terial 101, 1244. Attended 8. Appointed conferee on bill to authorize suits for death damages

Dreesen D. J. in District of Columbia 1120.

Bill to pension (see bill H. R. 7028).
Appointed on committee to notify Senate 1992.

Dressing, Charles
Appointed teller 1046, 2003.
Leave of absence granted to 219.

Bill to pension (see bill H. R. 8093).
Bills and joint resolutions introduced by

Petition for pension 1016. Coinage: to regulate (see bill H. R. 8240) 1802.

Drew, William Explosive compounds: to prevent and punish crimes committed Petition to adjudicate claim 1612. by means of (see bill H. R. 8085) 1007.

Driscoll, John New York: for additional United states judge in southern district (see bill H. R. 7820) 447.

Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 2443). Motions and resolutions offered by

Druid (steamer) Adjourn: to 1034, 2003.

Estimate for paying damages to (H. R. Ex. Doo. 24) 156. Mobile and Ohio Railroad Company: to consider joint resolution Drummond, Kate A.

to settle accounts with 1390. Senate: to appoint committee to notify 1992.

Bill to pension (see bill S. 2231).
Washington Monument dedication: to print report and cards Duane, John C.
relative to, adopted 2200.

Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 2470).
Petitions and papers presented by, from
New York: citizens of: for ratification of Spanish treaty 979.

Dubuque, Iowa
Reuss, P. J: to increase pension 913.

Letter of Secretary of Treasury relative to additional appropriaRothen, Frank: claim of 913.

tion for public building at (H. R. Ex. Doc. 125) 983. Remarks by, on

Duck Island
Casey, Thomas Lincoln: tendering thanks of Congress to 2202. Petition for breakwater at 265.
Consular and diplomatic appropriation bill 815, 817.
Fortification appropriation bill 2315.

Duck Valley Reservation. See INDIANS.
Mobile and Ohio Railroad Company: settlements of accounts Dudley, David T.
with 1501.

Bill to pension (see bill H. R. 6965).
Navy appropriation bill 1919, 2037, 2038.
Post-Office appropriation bill 2512, 2542.

Dudley, George T.
Reports made by, from

Bill for relief (see bill S. 1668). Commission on Washington Monument dedication

Dugan, Margaret T. Washington Monument: resolution relative to dedication of, adopted 1052

Bill for relief (see bill S. 2326). Washington Monument dedication 2200.

Duggan, John Votes of. See YEA AND NAY VOTES.

Petition for relief 1049.

Duke, Sarah T.

Dunn-Continued.
Papers referred in House 204.

Remarks by, on
Duley, William J.

Interstate commerce 192, 369.
Bill to pension (see bill 8. 1260).

Reports made by, from
Duluth, Minnesota

Committee on Commerce
Bill to appoint steamboat inspector at (see bill H. R. 6961).

Vessel-owners' liability (REPORT 2639) 2210.

Resolutions offered by Bill for survey of harbor of, offered by Mr. Nelson 174.

Lynn, Frank W: to pay' widow of 249.
Dunbar, Maria G.

Votes of. See YEA AND NAY VOTES.
Bill for relief (see bill S. 993).
Papers referred in Senate 2082.

Dunning, Miles
Duncan, Charles D.

Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 4566). Bill to pension (see bill H. R. 1024).

Dunphe, Nathan H. Duncan, James

Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 754). Papers referred in House 1049,

Duplicate Checks Duncan, R. W.

Bill to provide for issue of (see bill 8. 1705). Bill to pension (see bill S. 2200).

Du Pont, Samuel F. Bill to pension (see bill H. R. 6282).

Letter of Secretary of War reporting completion of statue to Duncan, William A. (late Representative from Pennsylvania)

(H. R. Ex. Doc. 41) 299, 314. Death announced 9.

Durham, Lorenzo
Eulogies on 1001, 1012.

Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 7667).
Joint resolution to print eulogies on (see H. Res. 323).

Petition for relief 101.
Duncon, James R.

Durrell, Jesse D. Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 6801).

Papers withdrawn from files of House 446. Dunham, Ransom W. (a Representative from Illinois)

Dutiable Goods. See TRANSPORTATION IN BOND. Attended 8.

Duties. See IMPORT DUTIES. Leave of absence granted to 1541.

Dutton, Edgar L.
Amendments offered by, to

Bill to increase pension (see bill S. 1790).
River and harbor appropriation bill 2114.
Bills and joint resolutions introduced by

Dwyer, John
Colored races' exposition: to admit free of duty articles for

Bill to increase pension (see bill H. R. 3023).
(see H. Res. 290) 58.

Dye, James
Towing-vessels: relative to licenses of (see bill H. R. 7591) 80. Bills to pension (see bills H. R. 7601, 8229).
Motions and resolutions offered by

Dyer Elizabeth P.
Adjourn: to 645, 1179, 1180, 1188, 1442, 2003, 2004.

Papers referred in House 347. French spoliation claims: to print law relative to 2301.

Petition referred to Court of Claims (H. R. REPORT 2643) 2247. Rebellion Record: inquiry relative to distribution of, adopted 620.

Dyer, Frances W. Petitions and papers presented by, from

Bill for relief (see bill S. 237). Illinois, citizens of: favoring metric system 32.

Dynamite. See also GREAT BRITAIN. for passage Mexican war pension bill 266.

Bills to prevent and punish crimes committed by means of (see relative to licensing vessels 204.

bills S. 2578; H. R. 8085). to increase efficiency of Signal Service 607. Illinois Legislature: relative to Portage Lake Improvement Eagle Fire Insurance Company Company 2034.

Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 7762). Remarks by, on

Eagles, George W. Rivers and harbors (Appendix 50).

Bill to pension (see bill S. 2175). Votes of. See YEA AND NAY VOTES.

Bill to pension (see bill H. R. 6948). Dunlap, Joseph

Earle, Louisa Petition to adjudicate claim 1928.

Bill to pension (see bill H. R. 4833). Dunlap, Myron E.

Early, George G. Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 1389).

Bill to pension (see bill S. 2605). Dunlap, Jelica T.

Earnest, William Bill to pension (see bill H. R. 4041).

Bill to increase pension (see bill H. R. 1870). Dunn, Mrs. M. H.

East and Middle Tennessee R. R. Petition reported back adversely 1017.

Bills to allow them

to bridge Cumberland and Caney Fork RivDunn, Poindexter (a Representative from Arkansas )

ers (see bills H. R. 8102, 8272). Attended 8.

East and West R. R. Leave of absence granted to 446, 1862.

Bill to allow them to bridge Coosa River (see bill H. R. 8131). Bills and joint resolutions introduced by

East Washington Colored Episcopal Church Arkansas River commission: to provide for (see bill H. R. 7518)

Bill for relief (see bill S. 2622). 56. Vessel-owners: to amend law relative to liability of (see bill H.

Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 8217).

Petitions for relief 1448, 1827.
R. 8225) 1756.
Petitions and papers presented by, from

Eastern Presbyterian Church, District of Columbia
Arkansas, citizens of: for national bankrupt law 100.

Bill for relief (see bill S. 2045). to improve Cacbe River 1546.

Eaton, Ann J. (administratrix)
Clements, Alexander G: war claim 346.

Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 7889).
Diamond, Eli T: war claim 411.
Moore, John P: to adjudicate claim 1313.

Eaton, Mary K. S.
Thompson, Pleasant 8: war claim 346.

Bill to increase pension (see bill S. 468). Wallace, Benjamin F: war claim 346.

Bill to increase pension (see bill H. R. 4162).

Eaton, William W. (a Representative from Connecticut)

Attended 8.
Petitions and papers presented by, from
Connecticut, citizens of: for passage of bankrupt law 298.

for passage Mexican war pension bill 204, 324, 347, 503,

822, 1279, 2115. Evelette, James: war claim 32.

Toy, Bickford & Co: in favor of Mexican treaty 428. Remarks by, on

Electoral count tellers 1220.

Navy appropriation bill 2045.
Reports made by, from
Committee on Foreign Affairs

Chinese immigration: resolution relative to, adopted 1291.
Dynamite explosions (REPORT 2690) 2572.
German discrimination (REPORT 2682) 2572.
German Empire: resolution relative to discriminations by 2537.

Hale, William J. (REPORT 2689) 2572.
Votes of. See YEA AND NAY VOTES.
Ebberman, Robert J.

Bill to pension (see bill H. R. 891). Echols, John

Bill for partition of lands with (see bill H. R. 2149). Eckerson, Theodore J.

Petition to be placed on retired-list of Army 228. Ecuador

Reports of Secretary of State on arrest of J. R. Santos in (H. R.

Ex. Docs. 161, 257, 262) 1106, 2301, 2402. Edens, Henry W.

Bill to pension (see bill S. 1957). Edes, Grace F.

Bill to increase pension (see bill S. 2634).

Bill to increase pension (see bill H. R. 8249). Edmiston, Ellen

Bill to pension (see bill H. R. 4605). Edmondson, Catherine S.

Bill to pension (see bill H. R. 6205).
Edmunds, George F. (a Senator from Vermont). See also PRESIDENT

OF SENATE pro tempore.
Attended 1.
Bills and joint resolutions introduced by

Grant, Ulysses S: to place on Army retired-list (see bill S. 2530)

649. Explosive compounds: to prevent and punish crimes committed

by means of (see bill s. 2578) 981. Motions made by

Adjourn: to 1797.

Executive session: for 426.
Remarks by, on

Anthony, Henry B: death of 825.
Explosive compounds: bill relative to 981.
Grant, Ulysses S: placing on Army retired-list 684.
Legislation on appropriation bills 1469.
National Soldiers and Sailors' Orphans' Home 434.
Post-Office appropriation bill 1953.

Texas Pacific Railroad land grant 1894.
Votes of. See YEA AND NAY VOTES.
Edmundson, Samuel

Petition referred to Court of Claims (H. R. REPORT 2643) 2247. Education

Bill to establish fund for (see bill S. 1235.
Bill to make appropriation for (see bill S. 228).
petitions for bill from

Georgia: citizens of 539.643, 681, 715, 742.
Louisiana: Educatioral Society 227, 325, 316, 845.
Maryland: Baltirore Educational Association 465.
Mississippi : oitizens of 465.
Missouri; citizens of 1771, 1826, 2059.
New York: citizens of 465.
Nevada: Teachers' Association 1070.
North Carolina: citizens of 464.
Ohio: citizens of 620.
Pennsylvania Club

607,715, 1016, 1035.
Virginia: citizer of 559.

school superintendents 1987.

Education-Continued.

Joint resolution to print annual report for 1883 and 1884 (see

H. Res. 320).
Concurrent resolution to print annual report for 1883 and 1884

on, referred in Senate 1281. Edwards, Hannah B.

Petition referred to Court of Claims (H. R. REPORT 2643) 2247. Edwards, John

Petition for relief 1070.

Papers referred in House 1191. Edwards County, Kansas

Resolution of Legislatura asking for resurvey of certain towa.

ships in 1929, 2000. Eella, David H.

Petition for pension 101. Egbert, Augustus R.

Bill for relief (see bill S. 2365). Egbert, Marion D.

Bill to pension (see bill H. R. 2975). Eighmy, s. s.

Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 7636). Eight Hour Law

Bill to pay claims of workmen at Naval Academy under (see bill

H. R. 7607).
Resolution of inquiry in Honse relative to applicability to letter-

carriers of, passed 82, 633, 811.

Petition for passage of bill to enforce 174. Eighth New York Heavy Artillery Association

Joint resolution to return flag to (see S. R. 92). Elder, John M.

Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 6114). Elder, Joshua W.

Petition to adjudicate claim 2573..
Eldermeier, Christiana

Bill to pension (see bill H. R. 2538).
Eldredge, Nathaniel B. (a Representative from Michigan)

Attended 8.
Bills and joint resolutions introduced by

Anacostia and Potomac River Railroad: to amend act relative

to route of (see bill H. R. 7716) 252. Gridley, Ann E: to pension (see bill H. R. 7617) 81. Washington," Mary A: to adjudicate claim (see bill H. R. 8158)

1164. Motions and resolutions offered by

Adjourn: to 2058.

Gridley, Ann E: to withdraw her papers 2527.
Petitions and papers presented by, from

Gridley, Ann E: to persion 298.
Michigan, citizens of: for passage Mexican war pension bill 227,

324, 388, 503, 559, 646, 822, 1050, 1279. Votes of. See YEA AND NAY VOTES. Eldridge, Daniel G.

Petition for pension 466. Elections

Bills to repeal laws authorizing appointment of special deputy

marshals at the polls (see bills 8. R. 7535, 7647).
Bills to repeal laws authorizing appointment of supervisors of

(see bills H. R. 7536, 7647).*
Bill to prevent bribery and corruption in (see bill H, R. 8153).
Bill to maintain secrecy of ballot in (see bill H. R. 7635).
Petition for law to promote purity in 1191.
Report of Secretary of Treasury on expenditures for supervisors

and deputy marshals in (H. R. Ex. Doc. 246) 1164, 1291,

1860, 1899.

Petitions relative to, in certain States 1244, 2174. Electoral Commission

Amendment to purchase picture of, referred 560.

Protest against purchase 762.
Electoral Votes. See also PRESIDENT OF UNITED STATES.

Concurrent resolution making arrangements for counting, passed

622, 1037, 1052, 1053, 1073, 1220.

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