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The House proceeded to the consideration of the bill (No. 238) making appropriations for the Military Academy for the year 1834.

The amendments reported from the Committee of the Whole House were then read, and severally concurred in.

A motion was made by Mr. Francis 0. J. Smith further to amend said bill by striking out this item, viz.

“For the erection of a building for military and other exercises, in winter, in addition to six thousand dollars appropriated last session, fourteen thousand dollars.” And the question being put,

s Yeas, . . . . . .

" Nays, . . . . . . . . 77. The yeas and nays being desired by one-fifth of the members present,

Those who voted in the affirmative, are,
Mr. John J. Allen

Afr. David W. Dickinson Mr. Jonathan McCarty
William Allen
John Ewing

James J. McKay
James M. H. Beale
Samuel Fowler

Jesse Miller
Benning M. Bean
John H. Fulton

Robert Mitchell
Abraham Bockee
James H. Gholson

John Murphy
Ratliff Boon
William F. Gordon

Gorham Parks
James W. Bouldin
Joseph Hall

William Patterson
John Bull
James Harper

Henry L. Pinckney
Samuel Bunch
Micajah T. Hawkins

David Potts, jr.
Robert Burns
Albert G. Hawes

Robert Ramsay
Robert B. Campbell
William M. Inge

Abraham Rencher
John Carr
Seaborn Jones

Ferdinand S. Schenck
Zadok Casey
Benjamin Jones

William Schley
John Chaney
Edward Kavanagh

William N. Shinn
Joseph W. Chinn
Luke Lea

Charles Slade
Clement C. Clay
Thomas Lee

Jonathan Sloane
John Coffee
Dixon H. Lewis

Francis O. J. Smith
Richard Coulter
Robert T. Lytle

David Spangler
Thomas Davenport
Jobn Y. Mason

William P. Taylor
Rowland Day
Moses Mason, jr.

Taylor Webster
Those who voted in the negative, are,
Mr. John Quincy Adams Mr. Hiland Hall

Mr. James Parker
John Adams
Nicoll Halsey

John M. Patton
Heman Allen

Edward A. Hannegan Job Pierson
William S. Archer
Benjamin Hardin

John Reed
Noyes Barber
Samuel G. Hathaway

Dudley Selden
William Baylies
Abner Hazeltine

John N. Steele
Samuel Beardsley
Jarnes P. Heath

Andrew Stewart
Horace Binney
Edward Howell

John T. Stoddert
Charles Bodle
Leonard Jarvis

Joel B. Sutherland
John W. Brown

William Cost Johnson William Taylor
Harry Cage
Richard M. Johnson

Philemon Thomas
Churchill C. Cambreleng Amos Lane

Samuel Tweedy
George Chambers
Gerrit Y. Lansing

Aaron Vanderpoel
Samuel Clark
John Laporte

Isaac B. Van Houten
Thomas Corwin
Levi Lincoln

Samuel F. Vinton
Harmar Denny
James Love

David D. Wagener
William W. Ellsworth Abijah Mann, jr.

Aaron Ward
George Evans
Henry C. Martindale

Daniel Wardwell
Edward Everett
Rufus McIntire

John G. Watmough
llorace Everett

Thomas M. T McKennan Campbell P. White
Millard Fillmore
Isaac McKim

Edward D. White
Philo C. Fuller
John McKinley

Elisha Whittlesey
William K. Fuller
Charles F. Mercer

Richard H. Wilde
Rice Garland

Samuel McDowell Moore Henry A. Wise
Ransom H. Gillet
Gayton P. Osgood

Ebenezer Young
Benjamin Gorham

Sherman Page

A motion was made by Mr. Hawes further to amend the bill by inserting the following, viz.

« Be it further enacted, That, from and after the passage of this act, no cadet shall be admitted into the Military Academy; and as soon as the cadets who have heretofore been admitted shall have completed their education, the said academy shall be discontinued.”

And the question being put,
It was decided in the negative.

Another motion was made by Mr. Hawes further to amend said bjll by inserting the following:

And be it further enacted, That no cadet shall be admitted into the academy until his father, guardian, or some friend shall have entered into bond, with sufficient security, to return all the expenses which shall have been incurred by the United States, if said cadet shall refuse to serve in the army for five years after having left the academy.”

And the question being put,
It was decided in the negative.
Ordered, That said bill be engrossed, and read a third time to-day.
Engrossed bills, of the following titles, viz.

No. 488. An act to provide for the organization of the Department of Indian Affairs;

No. 489. An act to regulate trade and intercourse with the Indian tribes, and to preserve peace on the frontiers ; were severally read the third time, and passed.

Ordered, That the Clerk request the concurrence of the Senate in the said bills.

Mr. Mason, from the Committee on Enrolled Bills, reported that the committee did this day present to the President of the United States enrolled bills of the following titles, viz.

No. 46. An act for the relief of Pearson Freeman.
No. 69. An act granting further relief to Joel Byington.
No. 395. An act for the relief of certain inhabitants of East Florida.
No. 86. An act for the relief of Richard Nance.
No. 84. An act for the relief of Asher Morgan and others.
No. 82. An act for the relief of Joseph Guedry and others.

No. 17. An act for the relief of Jotham Lincoln, administrator of Samuel Burr Lincoln, deceased.

No. 182. An act making appropriations for Indian annuities, and other similar objects, for the year 1834.

No. 31. An act for the relief of Philip Bessom.

No. 30. An act for the relief of the owners of the schooner Three Sisters, of Saybrook.

No. 301. An act to establish an additional land office in Arkansas.

No. 532. An act to amend an act passed on the 29th of May, 1830, entitled “An act for the relief of sundry owners of vessels sunk for the de. fence of Baltimore.”

No. 9. Resolution manifesting the sensibility of the two Houses of Congress and the nation on the occasion of the decease of General Lafayette.

An engrossed bill (No. 153) entitled "An act to carry into effect the fourth article of the treaty of 1821, between the United States and the Creek Indians," was read the third time; and, being on its passage,

A motion was made by Mr. John Quincy Adams that the further consideration of said bill be postponed until to-morrow.

And pending the question on this motion,
The House adjourned until to-morrow, 10 o'clock in the forenoon.

FRIDAY, JUNE 27, 1834. . Mr. Ellsworth, from the Committee on the Judiciary, to which was referred the bill from the Senate (No. 124) to provide compensation for the Governor and Judges of the Michigan Territory for services rendered by them under an act of 21st April, 1806, entitled “ An act to provide for the adjustment of titles to land in the town of Detroit,” reported the same, with a recommendation that the bill do not pass.

Ordered, That the said bill be committed to a Committee of the Whole House to-morrow.

Mr. Ellsworth, from the Committee on the Judiciary, to which was referred the bill from the Senate (No. 114) for the relief of George Read, reported the same with an amendment.

Ordered, That the said bill be committed to a Committee of the Whole House to-morrow.

Mr. Ellsworth, from the Committee on the Judiciary, to which was referred the bill from the Senate (No. 136) to amend an act entitled “An act for the better organization of the district courts of the United States within the State of Alabama," approved 10th March, 1824, reported the same without amendment, with a recommendation that said bill do not pass.

Mr. Ellsworth, from the Committee on the Judiciary, to which was referred the bill from the Senate (No. 115) for the relief of Stephen Pleasanton, late agent of the Treasury, reported the same without amendment, accompanied by a recommendation that said bill do not pass.

Ordered, That said bills be committed to a Committee of the Whole House to-morrow.

Mr. Mercer, from the Committee on Roads and Canals, to which was referred the bill from the Senate (No. 118) authorizing the selection of certain Wabash and Erie canal lands in the State of Ohio, reported the same without amendment.

Ordered, That the said bill be committed to the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union.

Mr. Mercer, from the Committee on Roads and Canals, to which was referred the bill from the Senate (No. 97) to improve the navigation of the Wabash river, reported the same without amendment.

Ordered, That the said bill be committed to the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union.

Mr. Mason, of Virginia, from the Committee on the Public Lands, to which was referred the bill from the Senate (No. 127) entitled “An act for the relief of John Elie Tholozan and William Russell," reported the same without amendment.

Ordered, That the said bill be read a third time to-day.
The said bill was, accordingly, read the third time, and passed.
Ordered, That the Clerk acquaint the Senate therewith.

Mr. Mason, of Virginia, from the Committee on the Public Lands, to which was referred the bill from the Senate (No. 99) entitled “An act limiting the time of advertising the sales of the public lands,” reported the same without amendment.

Ordered, That the said bill be read a third time to-day. The said bill was accordingly read the third time, and passed. Mr. Ashley, from the Committee on the Public Lands, to which was referred the bill from the Senate (No. 137) entitled “An act confirming claims to land in the State of Missouri, and for other purposes," reported the same without amendment.

Ordered, That the said bill be committed to a Committee of the Whole House to-morrow.

Mr. Campbell P. White, from the Committee on Naval Affairs, to which was referred the bill from the Senate (No. 131 ) entitled " An act authorizing a sum of money to be distributed among the officers and crew of the late private armed brig General Armstrong," reported the same with an amendment; which bill was committed to a Committee of the Whole House to-morrow. .

Mr. Campbell P. White, from the Committee on Naval Affairs, to which were referred bills from the Senate of the following titles, viz.

No. 133. An act for the relief of James Noble;

No. 132. An act for the relief of the heirs and legal representatives of Henry Eckford, deceased;

No. 134. An act for the relief of Loammi Baldwin ; reported the same without amendment.

These bills were severally committed to a Committee of the whole House to-morrow.

Mr. Campbell P. White, from the Committee on Naval Affairs, to which was referred the bill from the Senate (No. 220) entitled “ An act concerning naval pensions and the Navy Pension Fund, reported the same without amendment; which bill was committed to the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union.

Mr. Elisha Whittlesey, from the Committee of Claims, to which was referred the bill from the Senate (No. 66) entitled “An act for the relief of Henry Waller," reported the same without amendment, accompanied by a report in detail ; which bill was committed to a Committee of the Whole House to-morrow.

Mr. Elisha Whittlesey, from the Committee of Claims, to which was referred the bill from the Senate (No. 102) entitled “An act for the relief of General James Taylor, late quartermaster general and district paymaster in the army of the United States," reported the same without amendment, accompanied by a report in detail.

Ordered, That the said bill do lie on the table.

Mr. Edward Everett, from the Joint Committee on the Library, reported a joint resolution directing the statue of Thomas Jefferson to be placed in the square east of the Capitol; which resolution was read three times successively, and passed.

Ordered, That the Clerk request the concurrence of the Senate therein.

Mr. Ellsworth, from the Committee on the Judiciary, to which was referred the petition of citizens of Belmont county, Ohio, praying for the repeal of the act “ further to provide for the collection of duties on imports,” passed March 2, 1833, made an adverse verbal report thereon.

Ordered, That the said memorial be committed to the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union.

Mr. Foster, from the minority of the Committee on the Judiciary, in relation to the said memorial, submitted the draught of a bill to repeal the act entitled “ An act to provide for the collection of duties on imports," approved 2d March, 1833 ; which draught was committed to the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union.

Mr. Milligan, from the Committee on Naval Affairs, to which was referred the petition of Samuel Hambleton, made a report thereon, accompanied by a bill (No. 552) for his relief; which bill was read the first and second time, and committed to a Committee of the Whole House to-morrow.

Mr. Schley, from the Committee on Invalid Pensions, to which was referred the petition of Robert Lucas, made a report thereon, accompanied by a bill (No. 553 ) for his relief; which bill was read the first and second time, and committed to a Committee of the Whole House to-morrow.

Mr. Schley, from the Committee on Invalid Pensions, to which was referred the petition of Roswell Woodworth, made an unfavorable report thereon ; which was read, and laid on the table.

Mr. Elisha Whittlesey, from the Committee of Claims, to which was referred the petition of Jacob Smith, made an unfavorable report thereon ; which report was read, and laid on the table.

Mr. Grennell, from the Committee of Claims, to which was referred the petition of Josiah Thompson, made a report thereon, accompanied by a bill (No. 554) for his relief; which bill was read the first and second time, and committed to a Committee of the Whole House to-morrow.

Mr. Jarvis, from the Committee on the Public Buildings, reported the following resolution :

Resolved, That the Clerk of this House be directed to pay to John Vanderlyn, out of the contingent fund of the House, fifteen hundred dollars, as additional compensation for the full length portrait of WashINGTON, executed by him, to be placed in the hall of Representatives, in pursuance of a resolution of this House of February 17, 1832.

The said resolution was read, and agreed to by the House.

Mr. Chinn, from the Committee for the District of Columbia, to which was referred the bill from the Senate (No. 203) entitled “ An act for the benefit of the city of Washington,” reported the same without amendment. The bill was then committed to the Committee of the Whole House.

The House then resolved itself into the Committee of the Whole House on the said bill; and, after some time spent therein, the Speaker resumed the chair, and Mr. Hubbard reported the said bill without amendment.

Ordered, That the said bill be read a third time to-day.

The several committees of the Whole House to which had been committed bills numbered 370, 239, 452, 487, 482, 404, and 458, were discharged from the consideration thereof; and said bills were committed to the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union.

The House resolved itself into the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union; and, after some time spent therein, the Speaker resumed the chair, and Mr. Ellsworth reported that the committee had, according to order, had the state of the Union, generally, under consideration, particularly sundry bills, which he was directed to report to the House, viz.

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