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of the said consulate, and that the same be paid out of any. moneys in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated.

Approved January 19th, 1836.

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appropriation.

CHAP. 3. An ACT making an additional appropriation for repressing hos

tilities commenced by the Seminole Indians. (Sec. 1.) Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Represen. tatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

i. That the sum of five hundred thousand dollars be, and iron 10 former the same hereby is appropriated, out of any money in the

Treasury not otherwise appropriated, in addition to a former appropriation, to defray the expenses attending the suppression of hostilities with the Seminole Indians in Florida; to be expended in the manner provided for in the Act approved Jan. uary fourteenth, eighteen hundred and thirty-six, entitled “An act making an appropriation for repressing hostilities com menced by the Seminole Indians.”

Approved 29th January, 1836.

CHAP. 4. An ACT for the relief of Jane Taylor and her children, thi

heirs of the late James Plunketi. [Sec. 1.) Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Represen. tatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled That the Secretary of the Treasury be directed to pay Jane Taylor, for herself and children of Janies Plunkett out of any money not otherwise appropriated, one hundred and fifty dollars, the value of a horse and accoutrement: impressed into the military service of the United States, during the late war, to aid in transporting ordnance on the day of the engagement with the enemy at Bladensburg, and not restored which was the property of James Plunkett, then the husban of the said Jane.

Approved the 9th February, 1836.

CHAP. 5. An ACT to extend the charters of certain Banks, in the Distric

of Columbia, to the first day of October, one thousand eight hundred an thirty-six.

[Sec. 1.) Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Represen tatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled That the acts incorporating certain banks in the Distric of Columbia, that is to say, the Bank of Potomac, and the Farmers Bank of Alexandria, in the city of Alexandria the Union Bank, and the Farmers and Mechanics Bank o Georgetown, in the town of Georgetown; the Bank of the Metropolis, the Patriotic Bank of Washington, and the Ban] of Washington, in the city of Washington, be, and the sam are hereby renewed, continued in full force, and limited to th

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frst Saturday, and first day of October, in the year of our Lord, eighteen hundred and thirty-six.

Approved, February 9th, 1836.

CHAP 6. An ACT for the relief of the heirs of Guiseppe Franzoni, and the

heirs of Francis Jardella. (Sec. 1.) Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Treasury pay, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, the sum of four 9100 to Virginia mundred dollars, to Virginia Franzoni, as administratrix of Pranzoni. Guiseppe Franzoni, as an allowance to close a contract with hun to return his family to Italy, their native country.

SECTION 2. And be it further enacted, That the Secretary of we Treasury, pay out of any money in the Treasury not erwise appropriated, the sum of one thousand and fifty $1.00 to her as

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guardian, &r. Whilars, to Virginia Franzoni, as guardian of the children and melrs of Francis Jardella, being the amount due said Jardella Por services on the Capitol, in executing the ornmacutal fine carting, and superintending the same, in addition to what he roteired in his life time. Approved the 9th February, 1836.

CHAP 7. An ACT making appropriations, in part, for the support of Gov.

erazient, for the year one thousand eight hundred and thirty-six.
SEC. 1.) Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Represent ,
Kucts of the United States of America in Congress assembled,
What the following sums be, and the same are hereby, appropriated,

e fald out of any unappropriated money in the Treasury, viz;
For payand mileage of the members of Congress and Delegates, 8656,480,
enundred and fifty-six thousand four hundred and eighty

dollars.

For pay of the officers and clerks of the Senate and House 83,70%.
epresentatives, thirty-three thousand seven hundred dollars.
for stationery, fuel, printing, and all other incidental and 263.706
wel gent expenses of the Senate, fifty-three thousand seven

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bundred dollars.

For stationery, fuel, printing, and all other incidental and $200,000. ngent expenses of the House of Representatives, two hun

itud housand dollars.

e sad two sums last mentioned, to be applied to the pay

of the ordinary expenditures of the Senate and House of presentatives, severally, and to no other purpose.

Approved, Febriiary 11th, 1836.

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# An ACT for the reliafof Dr. Wm. Baker, of the District of Columbia.
... Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Represen-

the United States of America in Congress assembled,
kate be paid out of any money in the Treasury not

1836. Otherwise appropriated, the sum of sixty dollars to Dr. William 960 to be paid to Baker, of the District of Columbia, for surgical services rendered

by him to British prisoners of war, left at Washington, in August, in the year one thousand eight hundred and fourteen.

Approved 17th February, 1836.

$2,080 to be paid to them.

CHAP.9. An ACT for the relief of the legal representatives of William Findlay

[Sec. 1.) Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Represen. tatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled aid That the Secretary of the Treasury pay, out of any money ir

the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, to the legal represen tatives of William Findlay, two thousand and eighty dollars, the balance due the said Findlay as a member of the House o Representatives from the State of Pennsylvania to the fourteenti Congress.

Approved 17th February, 1836.

CHAP. 10. An ACT to authorize a settlement of the accounts of Marini

W. Gilbert, late an army sutler.

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[Sec. 1.) Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Represei tatives of the United States of America in Congress assen bled, That the proper accounting officers of the Treasury be, an

they are hereby, authorized and required to settle the claims setMarinus W. Gilbert, whether in his own right, or in the rig)

of Thomas Gilbert, a sutler in the army of the United State for debts due to him from deceased and deserted non-commissio ed officers and soldiers, and which have not heretofore been pai upon the same principles of justice and equity as are extend to sutlers under the existing army regulations; Provided, TH the said accounting officers shall, in said settlement, be the judg of the validity and equity of the claims of the said Marinus 1 Gilbert, arising as aforesaid, in lieu of the certificates from a boa of officers, as is the practice under existing army regulations.

SECTION 2. And be it further enacted, That the proper a Interest on cer- counting officers of the Treasury be authorized and required wa payınenta allow to the said Marinus W. Gilbert, interest on money pa

and advanced by him for letters of administration on the esta of deceased soldiers and non-commissioned officers: Provid That no larger sum shall, in any case, be awarded to si Marinus W. Gilbert on account of his claims against a decea or deserted soldier or non-commissioned officer, either as pri pal or interest, than appears, from the muster and pay rolls. have been actually and justly due to such non-commissio officer and soldier, from the United States.

SECTION 3. And be it further enacted, That the sums awar

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to the said Marinus W. Gilbert, under this act, be paid out of any money in the Treasury, not otherwise appropriated.

Approved, February 17th, 1836.

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CHAP. 11. An ACT for the relief of James Tilford. [Sec. 1.] Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Third Auditor of the Treasury be, and is hereby, The Third Ant authorized to settle the claim of James Tilford on the United claim. States, in his individual and representative character, in the same manner as if said claiin had been presented, and remained, on the binth day of April, one thousand eight hundred and eighteen, inseitled on the files of the office of Commissioner of Claims, established by virtue of the act entitled "An act to authorize the Flyinent of property lost, captured, or destroyed by the enemy, While in the military service of the United States, and for other purposes," passed ninth April, one thousand eight hundred and steen, and the act amendatory thereof, passed third March, one thousand eight hundred and seventeen.

Sec. 2. And be it further enacted, That whatever sum of Money shall be found to be due and owing from the United States to the said James Tilsord, on the liquidation of his claims thereon, shall be paid out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated.

Approved 17th February, 1836.

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CHAP. 12. An ACT for the relief of Joseph Cooper. SEC. 1. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Represenlatices of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Treasury pay, out of any money in the said white Tasury not otherwise appropriated, to Joseph Cooper, the sum

fire hundred and ninety five dollars and sixty-five cents; being Die amonnt paid by him as interest on money due from the United Mars to him on a contract for supplying the emigrating Creek flans with beef, but which money was not paid when demand4 because the agent making said contract had not made a report thereof to the War Department, but which was paid on the . Anty-first of May, eighteen hundred and thirty-one.

Approved 17th February, 1836.

CHAP 12. An ACT for the relief of the heirs of Thomas F. Townsley.
Suc. 1.) Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Repre-

tes of the United States of America in Congress assem-
That the Secretary of the Treasury pay, to the heirs of $799 61 cube

paid to the **F'. Townsley, seven hundred and ninety-nine dollars Pe cents, for damages paid by the said Thomas F. #IRET. On drafts drawn by Lieutenant Graham, in favor of

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said Townsley, on George Gibson, Commissary General of Subsistence, which were protested, and afterwards paid; said drafts were for supplies furnished at New Orleans, and necessary for the troops of the United States.

Approved 17th February, 1836.

CHAP. 14. An ACT for the relief of Marinus W. Gilbert. (Sec. 1.) Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assem

bled, That the Secretary of the Treasury pay to Marinus W. 8109 40 to be paid to him Gilbert, the sum of one hundred and sixty-seven dollars and forty

cents, out of any money in the Treasury, not otherwise appropriated, being the interest on money advanced by him to pay off the troops in the service of the United States, on the twentieth of July, eighteen hundred and fifteen, and not repaid when demanded.

Approved 17th February, 1836.

CHAP. 15. An ACT for the relief of Richard Hardesty.

(Sec. 1.) Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Repre sentatives of the United States of America in Congress assem bled, That the Secretary of the Treasury pay, out of any money

in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, the sum of one thou $1,622 w be paid

sand six hundred and twenty-two dollars to Richard Hardesty, in full compensation for extra mason work done by him, in placing eight hundred and eleven feet of dowelled coping of heavy ston on the walls constructed by him on the Cumberland road, in pur suance of directions from the superintendent of said road, autho rized by the Secretary of the Treasury.

Approved 17th February, 1936.

CHAP. 16. An ACT for the relief of David Bartlett.

paid to him.

Sec. 1.] Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Repr sentatives of the United States of America in Congress assez

bled, That the Secretary of the Treasury pay to David Bartlett, 91.220 22 10 be the State of Rhode Island, the sum of twelve hundred and thir

dollars and thirty-two cents, out of any money in the Treasu not otherwise appropriated, being in full of the balance due money paid and expended by him for the public service, as a ca tain in the army of the United States, during the late war.

Approved 17th February, 1836.

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