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Electoral Votes-Continued.

Ellis-Continued. Tellers appointed in Senate 1367, 1376.

Remarks by, on Tellers appointed in House 1500.

Navy additional appropriation bill 1041, 1042. Resolution in House relative to admission to galleries during

Navy appropriation bill 2400. counting of, passed 1442, 1510, 1528.

Navy temporary appropriation bill: conference report on 404. Proceedings in counting of, and result declared 1531, 1532, 1533– Painter, C. C: letter of 936, 937. 1537, 1514-1516, 1548.

Post-Ofice appropriation bill 2538, 2539. Concurrent resolution to appoint committee to notify President River and harbor appropriation bill 1905.

elect and Vice-President-elect 1535–1537, 1547. Bills making appropriations to special messengers to procure

Reports made by, from (see bills S. 2540; H. R. 7964).

Committee of conference Message of President relative to appointing special messengers

Indian appropriation bill (bill H. R. 7970) 2518, 2533.
to procure (S. Ex. Doc. 31) 653, 695.

Committee on Appropriations
Petition of Belva Lockwood to have votes counted for her 621. Destitute Indians (H. Res. 308) 483.

Indian appropriation bill (bill Á. R. 7970; REPORT 2306) 767. Elizabeth River

Votes of. See YEA AND NAY VOTES. Petition for improvement of 539.

Ellis, Louis F. Ellhuff, Phillip

Joint resolution to grant medal (see H. Res. 307). Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 6718).

Ellis, Miner
Elliott, George F.

Bill to remove charge of desertion (see bill S. 2504).
Bill for relief of sureties (see bill S. 535).
Letter of Secretary of Treasury relative to relief of sureties of

Ellison, Francis H.
(H. R. Ex. Doc. 30) 218.

Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 257). Elliott, Hamilton

Ellwood, Reuben (a Representative from Illinois) Bill to increase pension (see bill S. 2464).

Attended 9.

Amendments offered by, to Elliott, Mortimer F. (a Representative from Pennsylvania)

New Orleans Exposition: bill making appropriation for 2222. Attended. Remarks by, on

Petitions and papers presented by, from Massey vs. Wise: contested-election case of (Appendix 114).

Illinois, citizens of: for passage Mexican war pension bill 716,

791, 1071, 1191, 1928. Reports made by, from

to increase widows' pensions 1070. Committee on Elections.

Remarks by, on McLean vs. Broadhead (REPORT 2613) 1845.

New Orleans Exposition: appropriation for 2217. Votes of. See YEA AND NAY VOTES.

Post-Office appropriation bill 1653. Elliott, William

Reports made by, from Bill for relief of representatives (see bill H. R. 7951).

Committee on Claims

Fleming, Elizabeth (bill H. R. 8176; REPORT 2488) 1264. Elliott, William C.

Votes of. See YEA AND NAY VOTES. Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 6605).

El Paso, Texas Ellis, E. John (a Representative from Louisiana)

Bill to erect public building at (see bill H. R. 8285) 2569. Attended 8. Appointed conferee on Indian appropriation bill 1802, 2523.

Elsberg, Gustave Appointed on committee to attend opening of New Orleans Ex

Papers referred in House 227. position 261.

Embry, W. J. (executor) Appointed teller 778, 861, 2249.

Petition referred to Court of Claims (H. R. REPORT 2643) 2247. Amendments offered by, to

Emery, Albert H.
Fortification appropriation bill 2210, 2318, 2320, 2321.
Legislative, executive, and judicial appropriation bill 1817.

Bill for relief (see bill S. 399).
River and harbor appropriation bill 1905.

Emmert, Samuel Bills and joint resolutions introduced by

Petition for relief 742. Greely expedition: to ereet monument to deceased members of Petition referred to Court of Claims (H. R. REPORT 2643) 2247.

(see bill H. R. 7603) 81. Mails: for protection of (see bill H. R. 7918) 631.

Employés. See CONGRESS; HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES; SENATE. Treasury employés: to compensate for extra work (see bill H. Employés of United States R. 7713) 252.

Joint resolution to pay per diem employés on holidays (see S. Utah, Santa Fé and Gulf Railroad Company: to incorporate (see

R. 32). bill H. R. 7808) 447. Warren, Ira D: to resubmit claims of (see bill H. R. 7604) 81.

Encumbered Property Washington Central Railroad: to incorporate (see bill H. R. 7605) Bill to protect interest of United States in (see bill S. 1733). 81.

Enders, Philip C. Motions and resolutions offered by

Bill to pension (see bill S. 2595).
Adjourn: to 821.

Engineers
Indian appropriation bill: to print 1802.
New Orleans Exposition: that committee be appointed to attend

Memorial of National Association of Engineers for license laws opening by President of, adopted 204.

for 1827. Petitions and papers presented by, from

England. See GREAT BRITAIN.
Commissioners of States to New Orleans Exposition: for aid 1546. Engleten, Leonard
Palmer, John A: petition of 1447.
Verrett, A: war claim 66.

Petition for pension 1034.
Remarks by, on

English, T. M. (administrator) Calvert, Madison R: relief of 552.

Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 7760). Destitute Indians: relief of 483.

English, William E. (a Representative from Indiana)
Foreign mail bureau 1813.

Attended 8.
Fortification appropriation bill 2318, 2319, 2320, 2321, 2322.
Hebert, Eliza E: relief of 776, 777.

Appointed on Select Committee on Alcoholic Liquor Traffic 428. Indian appropriation bill 861-863, 865, 896–899, 902-906, 922–

Bills and joint resolutions introduced by 938.

Baldwin, Joseph: to pension (see bill H. R. 7985) 833. conference report on 2518, 2519, 2522.

Beyers, William: to pension (see bill H. R. 8252) 1845.

English-Continued.

Ermentrout-Continued. Bills and joint resolutions introduced by

Petitions and papers presented by, from Brady, Mary: for relief (see bill H. R. 7870) 538.

Barber Match Company: relative to stamp-tax on matches 2115. Copyrights: granting to foreigners (see bill H. R. 7850) 448.

Donehower, John : to pension 1243. Curran, Peter: to pension (see bill H. R. 7982) 833.

Myers, John C: for reliet 607. Dickson, Thomas M: to pension (see bill H. R. 7593) 81.

New Jersey, citizens of: against Eads's proposition to improve Garver, John: to pension (see bill H. R. 8058) 1005.

Galveston Harbor 1190. Goliah, Samson: for relief (see bill H. R. 7787) 376.

New York Leaf Tobacco Board of Trade : against ratification of Habig, Joseph: to pension (see bill H. R. 8251) 1845.

Spanish treaty 464. Hunt, Milton: to pension (see bill H. R. 8053) 1005.

New York Maritime Association: for ratification of Spanish Indianapolis, Ind: to donate United States arsenal at (see bill

treaty 680. H. R. 8238) 1770.

New York and Pennsylvania, Legislatures of: for construction Jones, George: to pension (see bill H. R. 8055) 1005.

of bridges across Staten Island Sound 2059. Kain, Michael. to pension (see bill H. R. 7986) 833.

Ostheimer Brothers: relative to convention for protection of inKeepers, John: to pension (see bill H. R. 7881) 595.

dustrial property 1243. Kemp, Isaac N: to pension (see bill H. R. 8199) 1755.

Pennsylvania, citizens of: against ratification of Spanish treaty Kinsley, Allison: to pension (see bill H. R. 7984) 833.

464, 714. Letsey, Jack: to pension (see bill H. R. 8057) 1005.

for additional appropriation for New Orleans Exposition Lockridge, John: to pension (see bill H. R. 8202) 1755.

1770 Marine Corps: granting commutation of rations to officers of (see

for construction of bridges across Staten Island Sound bill H. R. 8052) 1005.

2224. Mix, Nancy J: for relief (see bill H R. 8263) 2033.

for passage Mexican pension bill 227. Pension laws: to amend (see bill H. R. 7772) 346.

- relative to prevention of cholera 133. Robinson, William: to pension (see bill H. R. 7983) 833.

- to abolish tax on tobacco and cigars 133. Silver certificates: to provide for issue of (see bill H. R. 7851) Pennsylvania Legislature: relative to trade-dollars 1164. 448.

for passage of foreign contract labor bill 1164. Thurston, John: to pension (see bill H. R. 8056) 1005.

for passage Mexican war pension bill 2059. Tulgs, John B: to pension (see bill H. R. 8201) 1755.

for paymentof interest on moneys advanced United States Webb, James D: to pension (see bill H. R. 7981) 832.

1756. White, Thomas J: to pension (see bill H. R. 8200) 1755.

Philadelphia Academy of Sciences: to place certain scientific Wilson, Josephine: to pension (see bill H. R. 8054) 1005.

books on free list 1143. Petitions and papers presented by, from

Philadelphia Board of Trade: against ratification of Spanish Indiana, citizens of: against passage of bankrupt bill 503, 539,

treaty 1016. 559, 607, 645.

for passage of Lowell bankrupt bill 559. for passage Mexican war pension bill 559, 1279, 1314.

Philadelphia Commercial Exchange: for passage Senate bankIndiana Legislature: in favor of pensions for prisoners of war

rupt bill 1143. 1005.

relative to purchase of Portage Lake canals 1612. Remarks by, on

Philadelphia Produce Exchange: for bankrupt law 1070.

Scoville, George: for compensation in Guiteau trial 1928. Alcoholic liquor traffic commission (Appendix 113).

Sibbald, John A: against passage of bill repealing pre-emption Indiana district judge: salary of 1814.

and timber-culture laws 2224. Interstate commerce (Appendix 63).

Western Pennsylvania River Improvement Association: petition Pensions (Appendix 64).

of 1612. Raible, Joseph: pension to 388 (Appendix 64).

Young Men's Democratic Club: for suspension of coinage of silReports made by, from

ver dollars 1612. Committee on Alcoholic Liquor Traffic

Remarks by, on Alcoholic liquor traffic (REPORT 2585) 1804.

Duncan, William A: death of 9, 1012. Votes of. See YEA AND NAY VOTES.

Index clerk 1816.

National-bank circulation 733. Engraving and Printing Bureau

Reading (Pa.) public building 1961. Supplementary estimates of appropriations for (H. R. Ex. Doc. Wright, Lot: investigation of 373. 22) 80.

Reports made by, from Enrollng Clerks. See HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES.

Committee on Accounts Enterprise Insurance Company

Doorkeeper's employés pay (H. Res. 301; REPORT 2178) 314.

House employés pay (petition) 313. Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 5119).

Lynn, Frank W: resolution to pay widow of, adopted 1904. Envelopes. See POSTAL SERVICE.

Wright, Lot: resolution relative to expenses of investigation of,

adopted 373, Epidemic Diseases. See DISEASES.

Resolutions offered by Epstein, Philip, and others

Assistant file clerk: to continue during session 250. Petition for relief 2326.

Duncan, William A: on death of 9, 1012. Petition referred to Court of Claims (H. R. REPORT 2643) 2247.

fixing time for eulogies on, adopted 315. Ericsson's Submarine Gun

Votes of. See YEA AND NAY VOTES. Resolution in Senate instructing committee to investigate, passed Ervin, William 134, 175.

Bill for relief (see bill S. 1025). Erie, Pennsylvania

Petition for relief 791. Bill to erect public building at (see bill S. 1751).

Esley, William D. Erie and Oswego Canals

Bill to pension (see bill S. 1854). Bill to aid enlargement of (see bill H R. 7936).

Estes, Louisa A. Ermentrout, Daniel (a Representative from Pennsylvania)

Bill to pension (see bill H. R. 7709).

Eulogies Attended 8.

Enlogies in Senate on Mr. Anthony 823. Amendments offered by, to

Eulogies in House on Mr. Anthony 906. Legislative, executive, and judicial appropriation bill 1816.

Bill to print eulogies on Mr. Anthony (see bill S. 2577). Bills and joint resolutions introduced by

Eulogies in Senate on Mr. Duncan 1001. Duncan, William A: to print eulogies on (see H. Res. 323) 1121.

Eulogies in House on Mr. Duncan 1012. Schaeffer, Albert to increase pension (see bill H. R. 8215) 1756.

Joint resolution to print eulogies on Mr. Dancan (see H. Res. Petitions and papers presented by, from

Eulogies in Senate on Mr. Evins 889. American Philosophical Society: to place medical books on free Eulogies in House on Mr. Evins 868. list 681.

Joint resolution to print eulogies on Mr. Evins (see H. Res. 327).

323).

Eurele, William

Everhart-Continued. Bill to pension (see bill H. R. 3565).

Reports made by, from

Committee on War Claims Evans, I. Newton (a Representative from Pennsylvania)

Cohen, Solomon (REPORT 2425) 1055.
Attended 8.

Votes of. See YEA AND NAY VOTES.
Petitions and papers presented by, from
Pennsylvania, citizens of: for passage of Mexican war pension Evins, John H. (late Representative from South Carolina)
bill 347, 716.

Death announced 9.
against ratification of Spanish treaty 715.

Eulogies on 868, 889. for education of Indians 2224.

Joint resolution to print eulogies on (see H. Res. 327). to increase widows' pensions 715.

Ewing Rhoda
Pennsylvania Legislature: against abolishing National Board of

Petition to adjudicate claim 1612.
Health 2435.
for passage of Mexican war pension bill 2436.

Papers referred in House 1704.
for retirement of General Grant 2435.

Ex-Confederates. See ARMY. relative to contract labor 1034.

Explosive Compounds. See DYNAMITE. to redeem trade-dollar 1034.

to reimburse States for interest paid on war loans 1704. Export Tobacco Manufactories Philadelphia Board of Trade: for passage Lowell bankrupt bill Bill to authorize establishment of (see bill H. R. 8029).

715. Remarks by, on

Extra-Territorial Jurisdiction

Bills to regulate (see bills S. 343; H. R. 1867). National Board of Health (Appendix 166).

Bill to authorize suspension in Tunis of (see bill S. 2463). Votes of. See YEA AND NAY VOTES.

Eyler, Eliza Evans, William

Petition referred to Court of Claims (H. R. REPORT 2643) 2247. Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 7814).

Fair, James G. (a Senator from Nevada) Papers referred to House 324.

Attended 388. Evarts, W. M. (Senator-elect from New York)

Petitions and papers presented by, from Report of Senate committee on credentials of (S. REPORT 1148)

Nevada Legislature: relative to direct war tax 1829. 1244.

to establish semi-weekly mail from Wells to Clover 1771.

for passage of Slocum military bill 1772. Evelette, James

to cede to State all unsold public land 1772. Papers referred in House 32.

New York, citizens of: against ratification of Spanish treaty 505.

· San Francisco Board of Trade: against ratification of Spanish Evening Sessions

treaty 716. Resolution in Senate for daily evening sessions 2177, 2227. Reports made by, from

Resolution in House for daily evening sessions, referred 1846. Committee on Claims Everhart, James B. (a Representative from Pennsylvania)

Herr, A. H. (REPORT 1518) 2226.

Reinhart, B., & Co. (REPORT 1517) 2226.
Attended 8.

Votes of. See YEA AND NAY VOTES.
Appointed teller 498.
Amendments offered by, to

Fairfax, John A.
Interstate commerce: bill to regulate 367, 521.

Petition for compensation 1145, 1278. Pension appropriation bill 498.

Falkner, Peter Bills and joint resolutions introduced by

Bill to pension (see bill H. R. 6197). Jones, Charles W: for relief of assignees (see bill H. R. 8118) Falkner's Island, Connecticut

1009.
McConnell, Eliza J: to pension (see bill H. R. 8214) 1755.

Report of engineers on survey for breakwater at 723.
St. John, Mary: to increase pension (see bill H. R. 8016) 834. Falls of Saint Anthony
Wilson, Edith: to pension (see bill H. R. 7945) 632.

Report of Secretary of War on condition of (H. R. Ex. Doc. 61) Petitions and papers presented by, from

445. Academy of Natural Sciences: to place certain scientific books on Farley, James T. (a Senator from California) free-list 1191.

Excused from service on Committee on Commerce and CommitConnelly, Michael: for relief 715.

tee on Transportation Routes to the Seabord 1448. National Board of Trade: favoring Senate bankrupt bill 1119.

Votes of. See YEA AND NAY VOTES.
New York, citizens of: to stop coinage of silver dollar 1546.
New York Board of Trade and Transportation: relative to bank- Farley, John A.
rupt bill 1190.

Petition referred to Court of Claims (H. R. REPORT 2643) 2247.
New York cider-vinegar makers: for repeal of vaporizing act 1143.
Pennsylvania, citizens of: for passage of bankruptcy bill 265.

Farnsworth, William D. - for passage Mexican war pension bill 1243.

Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 8152).
for suppression of Mormonism 1869.

Farquhar, Mary Howard
Pennsylvania Club: for passage of educational bill 607.
Pennsylvania Legislature: for passage of Mexican war pension

Bills for relief (sec bills S. 1960, 2074).
bill 2034.

Farr, E. A.
against abolishing National Board of Health 2435.

Petition for relief 175.
for payment of interest on moneys advanced United
States 1756.

Petition reported back adversely (S. REPORT 960) 506.
for retirement of General Grant 2436.

Fehrenbatch, John
Philadelphia Board of Trade: against ratification of Spanish Petition against confirmation of 411.

treaty 994.
for passage Lowell bankrupt bill 607.

Feininger, Adolph
Philadelphia Commercial Exchange: for passage Senate bank Papers withdrawn from files of Senate 717.
rupt bill 1143.

Fell, Harper, and Burnham relative to purchase of Portage Lake canals 1546. Philadelphia Produce Exchange: for passage bankrupt bill 1143.

Bill for relief (see bill S. 1963).
Pennsylvania Legislature: for passage contract labor bill 119. Fenton, William H.
to make trade-dollar legal tender 1119.

Bill to remove charge of desertion (see bill 8. 1103).
Vinegar manufacturers: denying allegations of New York Cider
Vinegar Association 2573.

Fereult, Eugene
Woman's National Indian Association: petition of 2224.

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

56.

Ferguson, Daniel T.

Findlay-Continued. Bill to pension (see bill H. R. 7989) 923.

Bills and joint resolutions introduced by Ferguson, James G.

Naval Academy: for relief of workmen at (see bill H. R. 7607)

81. Petition for relief 1070.

Terrett, Martha A. F: to increase pension (see bill H, R. 7532) Ferguson, John Bill to remove charges against (see bill H. R. 7942).

Motions and resolutions offered by Ferguson, Thomas

Plunket, W. H: to withdraw his papers 2524. Bill to pension (see bill H. R. 7303).

Electoral count: regulating admission to galleries on day of,

adopted 1442. Ferrell, Thomos M. (a Representative from New Jersey)

London: inquiry relative to recent explosions in 1007. Attended 8.

Petitions and papers presented by, from Leave of absence granted to 939, 1510.

Alexander, George W: for relief 346. Bills and joint resolutions introduced by

Maryland, citizens of: against ratification of Spanish treaty 994. Life-saving service: to amend law relative to (see bill H. R.

for passage Potter refuading bill 791. 8162) 1164.

for pensions to prisoners of war 2276. McKay, Donald: for relief of executors (see bill H. R. 7932) 932. Owners of private dies: for indemnity 2115. Petitions and papers presented by, from

Wilson Post, G. A. R: for publication of photographic illustra

tions in Records of Rebellion 1049. New Jersey, citizens of: for passage Mexican war pension bill 646, 822, 1314, 1869.

Remarks by, on relative to Mormon question 1243.

Bankruptcy system 460. Reports made by, from

Eight-hour law 1968, 1969. Committee on War Claims

Internal taxes on tobacco (Appendix 27).

Interstate commerce 87. Johnson, Elizabeth M. (bill H. R. 8284; REPORT 2657) 2571.

Navy appropriation bill 1969, 1970. Votes of. See YEA AND NAY VOTES.

Post Office appropriation bill 1603, 1648, 2539. Ferris, G. C.

River and harbor appropriation bill 1394, 1395. Pention for relief 791.

Votes of. See YEA AND NAY VOTES. Fiedler, William H. F. (a Representative from New Jersey)

Finerty, John F. (a Representative from Illinois) Attended 17.

Leave of absence granted to 364, 2222. Leave of absence granted to 1181, 1353.

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

Richards, Henry, and others: for investigation of certain proBrewers: to amend law relative to bonds of (see bill H. R. 8122) ceedings in United States courts in Louisiana and Dakota 1037.

2326. Hammer, Catharine: to pension (see bill H. R. 7628) 82.

Reports made by, from
Mantle, Andrew: to increase pension (see bill H. R. 7629) 82. Committee on Indian Affairs
Pearl buttons: to amend duty on (see bill H. R. 7931) 632.

Hulett, J. T. & C. Ť. (REPORT 2548) 1803.
Petitions and papers presented by, from

Votes of. See YEA AND NAY VOTES. Newark Board of Trade: for construction of railroad bridges Finn, John

across Kill von Kull 1827. New Jersey, citizens of: for passage of Mexican war pension bill

Report of Secretary of Treasury on claim of (S. Ex. Doc. 85) 1071.

1928. relative to Mormonism 1364, 1546, 1704.

Finnerer, John
to increase duty on pearl buttons 645.
New Jersey Legislature: for construction of bridges across Staten

Bill to pension (see bill H. R. 8227).
Island Sound 1987.

Petition of citizens of Indiana for pension to 1771.
Remarks by, on

First Comptroller Vanderhoff, John A: pension to 1108.

Annual report of Treasurer on accounts settled by (H. R. Ex. Votes of. See YEA AND NAY VOTES.

Doc. 9) 50.

Report of House committee on charges against (H. R. REPORT Field, James G. (administrator)

2675) 2571. Petition to adjudicate claim 9.

First National Bank of Larned, Kansas Papers referred in House 100.

Bill to increase capital stock (see bill H. R. 5747). Petitions referred to Court of Claims (H. R. REPORT 2643) 2247.

First National Bank of Newton, Massachusetts
Fiery, John H.

Bill for relief (see bill S. 1331).
Petition referred to Court of Claims (H. R. REPORT 2643) 2247.
Fifth Connecticut Volunteers

First National Bank of Omaha, Nebraska
Bill for relief of officers of (see bill H. R. 8043).

Bill to increase capital stock (see bill S. 2348). Fillebrown, Mary E.

Fish, E. N., & Co. Bill to increase pension (see bill H. R. 7997).

Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 8224).
Petition for pension 50, 134.

Petition to adjudicate claim 1771.
Petition reported back'adversely (S. REPORT 1054) 940. Fish, Nathaniel
Filor, James

Petition for pension 1035.
Bill for relief (see bill S. 2419).

Fish, Sarah Finances

Bill for relief (see bill S. 632). Annual report of Secretary of Treasury on (H. R. Ex. Doc. 2) Fish and Fisheries 10, 56.

Bill to protect fish in Potomac River (see bill H. R. 3108) Findlay, John V. L. (a Representative from Maryland)

Petition against prohibiting trap-fishing in Columbia River 1987. Attended 8.

Fish Commission Leave of absence granted to 620, 1683.

Joint resolution to provide for printing annual reports of (see Amendments offered by, to

S. R. 124). Navy appropriation bill 1919, 1968.

Concurrent resolution to print annual report for 1885 of, passed River and harbor appropriation bill 1394.

1730, 2062, 2159, 2482. Bills and joint resolutions introduced by

Estimate of deficiency appropriation for (S. Ex. Doc. 92) 1987. Kaufman, Norman: to increase pension (see bill H. R. 7849) Fisher, Mary A. 448.

Bill to pension (see bill H, R. 7831).

Fisher, Thomas

Petition referred to Court of Claims (H. R. REPORT 2643) 2247. Pisk, James

Papers referred in House 1546.

Petition referred to Court of Claims (H. R. REPORT 2643) 2247. Fitch, Emeline L.

Bill to pension (see bill H. R. 7869). Fitch, Thomas D.

Bill to pension (see bill H. R. 7696). Fitzgerald, Edward

Petition indefinitely postponed 1091. Fitzhugh, Maria C.

Papers withdrawn from files of Senate 2005. Pitzpatrick, Richard

Bill for relief of estate (see bill H. R. 7760). Flag

Resolution of Senate accepting flag presented by Women's Silk

Culture Association, passed 942.
Resolution of House accepting flag presented by Women's Silk

Culture Association, passed 948.
Plags

Joint resolution to loan for inauguration ceremonies (see S. R.

109). Flaherty, Margaret

Bill to pension (see bill H. R. 7853).
Flatheads. See INDIANS.
Fleming, Elizabeth

Bill for relief (see bill S. 2627).

Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 8176). Fletcher, John

Bill for relief (see bill S. 542). Florence, Oliver S.

Resolution in Senate to pay for extra services, referred 1525. Florida

Joint resolution prohibiting sale of certain railroad land grants

to (see S. R. 130). Florida Railway and Navigation Company

Joint resolution prohibiting sale of lands granted to (see S. R.

130).

Petition relative to lands granted to 266, 267, 2278. Flowers, Clara H.

Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 3217).

Papers referred in House 1703. Flowers, Susan

Petition for relief 1511. Floyd, Rachel J.

Bill for relief (see bill S. 2567).

Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 964).
Folding Room. See HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES.
Folkes, Thomas, and others

Petition for compensation 2117.
Follett, John F. (a Representative from Ohio)

Attended 8.
Appointed conferee on bill relative to appropriation for inaugu-

ration ceremonies 1243.
Appointed conferee on bill relative to tax sales in District of

Columbia 2560.
Appointed conferee on District of Columbia appropriation bill

1528.

Appointed conferee on pension appropriation bill 1572. Bills and joint resolutions introduced by District of Columbia: relating to sales for taxes in (see bill H.

R. 8236) 1770.

to establish evening schools in (see bill H. R. 7646) 83. Supervisors of elections and deputy marshals: to repeal law au

thorizing (see bill H. R. 7647) 83. Petitions and papers presented by, from

Cincinnati Board of Trade and Transportation: favoring Lowell

bankruptcy bill 346. Cincinnati Chamber of Commerce: for ratification of Mexican

treaty 1049.

Follett-Continued.
Petitions and papers presented by, from

Coan, John A: for compensation 1119.
House of Representatives, employés of: relative to compensa-

tion 265.
Keel, George: war c aim 1049.
Mahon, Eliza J: war claim 939.
Mitchel, Sophia G: war claim 939.
Ohio, citizens of: for bounty lands to all soldiers 1119.

for suppression of Mormonism 1364, 1704.

to establish night schools in District of Columbia 1511. Seeds, James M: war claim 939.

Steamboat-owners and others: relative to lighting of rivers 346. Remarks by, on

Army Medical Museum building 1769.
District of Columbia appropriation bill 1009-1012.
District of Columbia lots: sale of 2052.
District of Columbia tax sales 2051.
District of Columbia temporary police force 1009.
New Orleans Exposition: appropriation for 2218, 2219, 2220.

Wright, Lot: investigation of charges against 17, 19, 20, 24, 25.
Reports made by, from
Committee of conference

District of Columbia appropriation bill (bill H. R. 8039) 1822.
Inauguration ceremonies (bill H. R. 8121) 1287.
Committee on Appropriations
District of Columbia appropriation bill (bill H. R. 8039; RE-

PORT 2384) 987, 1528.
District of Columbia temporary police force (bill H. R. 8121)

1009. Resolutions offered by

Wright, Lot: to investigate condact as United States marshal,

adopted 17. Votes of, See YEA AND NAY VOTES. Foran, Martin A. (a Representative from Ohio)

Attended 8. Amendments offered by, to

River and habor appropriatiou bill 1694, 1852.
Petitions and papers presented by, from

Cassidy, John: for compensation 645.
Ohio, citizens of: for bankrupt law 265.

for passage of Mexican war pension bill 299, 503, 559,

646, 716, 1050, 1143. against ratification of Spanish treaty 265, 620. for construction of Hennepin Canal 559. for purchase of water ways at Point Keweenaw 1119. for suppression of Mormonism 2060, 2115, 2436. to improve harbor of Grand Marais 559.

to increase clerical force of Patent Office 1364. Remarks by, on

River and harbor appropriation bill 1694.
Votes of. See YEA AND NAY VOTES.
Forbes, Dennis

Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 4231).
Forbes, Walter D.

Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 5665).
Forbes's Historical Art Collection

Bill to purchase (see bill H. R. 6339).
Resolution of Society of Army of Potomac in favor of purchase

of 133, 203.
Resolution of Grand Army of Republic of New York for purchase

of 1511. Ford, David E.

Petition to pension 325.

Petition reported back adversely (S. REPORT 1408) 2061. Ford, Washington

Bill for relief (see bill S. 1370). Ford, William G.

Bill for relief (see bill S. 2653). Ford, William G. (administrator)

Bill for relief (see bill S. 864). Foreign Decorations and Presents

Bill to allow Thomas 0. Osborn to accept present froin Argen

tine Republic (see bill S. 2635) 1721.

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