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CHAP. 40,-- AN ACT for the relief of Joseph Kemball. 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 be, and he is here. To be paid $198

47, balance due by, directed to pay to Joseph Kemball, or his legal representa-on'a due bill for tives, the sum of one hundred and ninety-eight dollars and work done by forty-seven cents, out of any moneys in the treasury not otherwise appropriated, being the balance still due on one of Thomas Tupper's due-bills of twelve hundred and sixty-two dollars and forty-seven cents, after deducting a credit of thirty-nine dollars and forty-seven cenis, given by him for work done on Madison barracks, al Detroit, in eighteen hundred and sixteen; one thousand and twenty-three dollars and eighty-six cents of which was allowed to the credit of the assignees under the act for the relief of Jesse Smith and others, passed Junc fourteenth, eighteen hundred and thirty-six.

Approved, July 15, 1816.

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CHAP. 41.--AN ACT for the relief of James Mains. [SEC. 1.] Be it enacted by the Senale and House of Representatices of the United States of America in Congress ussembled, That the Secretary of War be, and he is hereby, di Pension of $6 rected to place the name of James Mains upon the roll of invalid Por pensioners, and cause to be paid to him six dollars per month, out of any moneys not otherwise appropriated, commencing from and afier the first day of January, eighteen hinndred and forty-six, and to continue during his natmal life.

Approved, July 15, 1846.

CHAP. 42.-AN ACT for the relief of Benjamin Harris, of La Salle county,

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Sec. 1.] Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Repre. sentatives of the United States of Imerica in Congress assembled, That Benjainin Harris, of La Salle county, State of Per

enter at the miIllinois, be, and he is he is hereby, permitted to enter, at the nimum prica minimum price per acre, the southeist fraction of the north. certain land in

" the Dixon land west quarter of section (welve, in township numbered thirty-three district, Minois. north, range numbered three cast, of the third principal meridian, in the Dixon land district in said State, heretofore entered by said Benjamin Harris as a pre-emption under the act of the nineteenth of June, eighteen hundred and thirty-four, and which entry has been cancelled for irregularity; and on the Patent to issue. payment of the purchase money therefor, a final certificate and parent shall issue as in other cases: Provided, however, If any Proviso. iransfer or assignment of the right of the said Harris has been made by him to any other person, the privilege hereby granted shall extend to and be exercised by his assignee.

Approved, July 15th, 1846.

CHAP. 43.—AN ACT for thic relief of George D. Spencer. (Sec. 1.] Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Repre.

sentatives of the United States of America in Congress asTo be paid bal. sembled, That the Secretary of the Treasury be, and he hereby ance due him for taking the is, authorized and directed to pay to George D. Spencer, out of census of two any money in the treasury not otherwise appropriated, the sum precincts in

ery of seventy-six dollars and twenty-three cents, being the balance county, Md. due for taking the census of two precincts in the county of

Montgomery, in the State of Maryland, in the year eighteen hundred and forty.

Approved, July 15, 1846.

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CHAP. 44.-AN ACT for the relief of Semington Buffenbarger.

SEC. 1.] Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Repre

sentatives of the United States of America in Congress as. $50 wrongfully sembled, That the sum of fifiy dollars, out of any moneys in received of him

"the treasury not otherwise appropriated, be paid to Sernington Buffenbarger, of South Charleston, in the county of Clark, in the Stale of Ohio, it being for money wronglully received by the receiver of the land oflice at Wau paukonetta district, in said State of Ohio, for the northeast quarter of the northeasi quarter of section four, in township number six south, of range number eight east.

Approved, July 15, 1816.

. CHAP. 45.-AN ACT for the relief of Sampson Brown. [Sec. 1.] Be it enucted by the Senate and House of Repre

sentatives of the United States of America in Congress as. Pension of $6 sembled, That the Secretary of War be, and he is hereby, reper month al-quired to place upon the roll of in valid pensions the name of lowed him.

Sampson Brown, and that he pay him at the rate of six dollars per month for and during his natural life, commencing on the first day of January, eighteen hundred and forly sis.

Approved, July 15, 1816.

CHIAP. 16.-AN ACT for the relief of Adam McCulloch.
Sec, 1.) Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Repre-

sentatives of the United States of America in Congress as. To be paid $300 sembled, That the Secretary of the Treasury be, and is hereby, for his legal title authorized to pay, out of any money in the treasury not otherMina on con: wise appropriated, to Adam McCulloch, the sum of three veying the hundred dollars, if it shall be ascertained by the Solicitor of

. the Treasury that the legal title of Goat island, in the State of

Maine, (whereon a light-house has been built by the United

Stales,) is in the said Adam McCulloch, and he, the said Adam
McCulloch, will first convey his title lo said Goat island to the
United States.

Approved, July 15, 1916.

CHAP. 47.-AN ACT for the relief Daniel Ingalls. (Sec. 1.) Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress as. sembled, That the Secretary of War be directed to place the Name to be name of Daniel Ingalls on the pension roll, at the rate pre-pla

pension roll. scribed by the act of June seventh, eighteen hundred and thirty-two, for two years' service as a private ; and that his pension commence, according to the provisions of said act, on tlie eighteenth December, eighteen hundred and forty-three.

Approved, July 15, 1816. .

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CHAP. 48.-AN ACT for the relief of John E. Holland. Sec. 1.] Be il enacted by the Senate and House of Representatices of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Treasury be, and is hereby, His account for direcied to cause the account of John E. Holland, for bis penges

travelling er travelling expenses when ordered on board the ship Vandalia, dited and paid. as captain's clerk, in August eighteen hundred and thirty-two, to be audited and settled in the same manner as if the same had been claimed within six years, and to pay the sun found to be due out of any moneys in the treasury not otherwise approprialed.

Approved, July 15, 1816.

CHAP. 49.-AN ACT for the relief of John G. Picrie. (Sec. 1.] Be il enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress as- . sembled, That the Secrelany of the Treasury pay to John G. To be paid $102 Pierie, out of any money in the licasury not otherwise appro- 25, the amount priated, ihc sum of one hundred and two dollars and twenty. N. v. custom fire cenis, being the sum exacted on the entry of the brig Al. house on brig drick at the New York custom-house, as foreion tonnare, bc. Aldrick as for.

slow-mouse, as foreign tonnage, oC-eigu tonnage. cause of having foreign seamen, who were shipped from Oporto, from necessity.

Approved, July 15, 1846.

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CHAP. 50.-AN ACT for the relief of Joseph M. Rhea, of the county of

Sullivan, in the State of Tennessee.
Sec. 1.) Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Repre-

sentatives of the United States of America in Congress asPension of $4 sembled, That the Secretary of War be, and he is hereby, per month al-directed and required to place the name of Joseph M. Rhea, of

the State of Tennessee, upon the roll of invalid pensioners, and that he pay him at the rate of four dollars per month during his natural life, commencing on the first day of January, eighteen hundred and forty-six.

Appraved, July 15, 1816.

CHAP. 51.-AN ACT for the relief of Arthur R. Frogge, of Fentres& county,

Tennessee.

[Sec. 1.) Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Repre.

sentatives of the United States of Amcrica in Congress as. Pension of $8 sembled, Thai the Secretary of War be, and he is hereby, 50 per month required to place upon the invalid pension roll of the United allowed. •

States the name of Arthur R. Frogge; and that he pay him at the rate of eight dollars and fifiy cents per month for and during his natural life, cominencing on the first day of January, eighteen hundred and forty-six.

Approved, July 15, 1846.

CHAP. 52.- AN ACT for the relief of Joseph Watson.
Sec: 1.) Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Repre-

sentatives of the United States of America in Congress as. Pension of $4 sembled, That the Secretary of War be authorized and directper month al-ed to place the name of Joseph Watson on the roll of invalid

pensioners; and that he be paid at the rate of four dollars per month during his life, to commence on the sixth day of De. cember, eigliteep hundred and forty-five.

Approved, July 15, 1816.

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CHAP. 53.-AN ACT for the relief of John Ficklin. [Sec. 1.] Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Repre

sentatives of the United States of America in Congress asPension of $8 sembled, That the Secretary of War be authorized and directed per month al-10 place the name of John Ficklin on the roll of in valid pendowed.

sioners; and that he be paid a pension at the rate of eight dollars per month during his life, to commence on the twentysecond day of March, eighteen hundred and forty-four.

Approved, July 15, 1846.

CHAP. 54.—AN ACT for the relief of James Davidson, of the county of' Fentress, in the State of Tenneisee.

[sec. J.] Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the Vailed States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of War be, and he is hereby, Pension of «6 required to place upon the roll of invalid pensions the name of LTwed"0""1 a'" James Davidson, and that he pay him at the rate of six dollars per month for and during his natural life, commencing on the first of January, one thousand eight hundred and forty-six.

Approved, July 15. 1840.

CHAP. 55.—AN ACT for the relief of William McCauley.

[sec. 1] Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of A merica in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of War be, and he is hereby, di Pensionof*o reeled to place the name of William McCauley upon the roll f0".0TMowh al" of invalid pensioners, and cause to be paid to him six dollars per month, out of any moneys not otherwise appropriated, commencing from and after the first day of January, eighteen hundred and forty-six.

Approved, July 15, 1846.

CHAP. 56—AN ACT to establish the collection district of Chicago.

[sec. 1.] Be it enacted by the Senate and Home of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That a collection district be, and hereby is, established Collection disupon the western shore of lake Michigan to be" called the dis- ["^"o^'ukS diet of Chicago, within which the port of Chicago shall be a Michigan »sta.

port of entry. The said district shall include the territory, Chicago made

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harbors, rivers, and waters on the western shore of said lake,tho port of enfrom the line dividing the States of Indiana and Illinois, north- trySaiA ^strict ward to the town and river Seboygan, and inclusive of the same, designated, which are within the territory of Wisconsin. A collector shall bcA0p^1mf0°dno be appointed foresaid district, who shall receive the same amount of annual compensation as the collector of the district of Mifhilliniackinac. Approved, July 16,1846.

CHAP. 57—AN ACT for the relief of Nathaniel Stafford.

[sec. 1.] Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the (Jailed Stales of America in Congress asxmbled, That the Secretary of War be, and he hereby is, N*tm"tm?"^ Erected to cause to be paid to the legally authorized guardian to be paid to his if Nathaniel-Stafford, of Vermont, who became insane by ex-^'^j^

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