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. legislation, he shall forthwith proceed with it, otherwise such reports shall be laid before Congress at the next ensuing session; but in all cases where the Fifth Auditor does not report such preliminary examination as expedient, the provisions of this act shall without delay be carried into execution. Renditions m Se«. 5. And be it further enacted, That vessels, sleam

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reseie, steam- boats, and propellers, navigating the northern and western Sauifg5ie'nori£ lal"8> shall, from and after the thirtieth day of April next, em or northwest comply with the following regulations, for the security of life and property, to wit: during the night, vessels on the starboard tack shall chow a red light, vessels on the larboard tack a green light, and vessels going off large, or before the wind, or at anchor, a white light; steamboats and propellers shall carry on the stem, or as far forward as possible, a triangular light, at an angle of about sixty degrees with the horizon, and on the starboard side a light shaded green, and on the larboard side red; said lights shall be furnished with reflectors, &c, complete, and of a size to insure a good and sufficient light} and if loss or damage shall occur, the owner or owners of the vessel, steamboat or propeller, neglecting to comply with these regulations, shall be liable to the injured party for all loss or damage resulting from such neglect; and (he owner or owners of any vessel failing to comply with said regulations shall forfeit a penalty of one hundred dollars, which may be recovered in an action of debt, to be brought by the district attorney of the United Stales, in the name of the United States, in any court of competent jurisdiction. ■ • Approved March 3, 1849.

CHAP. 106.—AN ACT making appropriations for the current and contingent expenses of the Indian department, and for fulfilling treaty stipulations with the various Indian tribes, for the year ending June thirtieth, one thousand eight hundred and fifty.

[sec. 1.] Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the following sums be, and thsy are hereby, appropriated, out of any money in the treasury not otherwise appropriated, for the purpose of paying the current and contingent expenses of the Indian department, and fulfilling treaty stipulations with the various Indian tribes.

For the current and contingent expenses of the Indian department, viz:

Superintendent For the pay of superintendent of Indian affairs at St. Louis, «s1"Louis"ff!ndana" lne several Indian agents, as provided by the acts of June indi.» Agent... thirtieth, eighteen hundred and thirty-four, and of March third, eighteen hundred and thirty-seven, and of J une twenty-seventh, eighteen hundred and forty-six, fourteen thousand dollars; sub«|cnt». For live pay of sub-agents, auihorized by the act of June • Y thirtieth, eighteen hundred and thirty-four, six thousand serea btindred dollars;

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For the pay of interpreters, authorized by the same net, len interpreter*, thousand dollars;

For the pay or clerk to superintendent at St. Louis, author- cieriu. ized by the act of June twenty -seven, eighteen hundred and . forty-six, one thousand two hundred dollars;

For the pay of clerk to superintendent of the western territory, by the stline act, one thousand dollars;

For buildings at agencies, and repairs, two thousand dollars; Buildings and

For fulfilling treaty stipulations with various Indian tribes, ">"""• Ytz:

TO THE CHRISTIAN INDIANS.

For permanent annuity, stipulated in the acts of May twenty- Amouy. sixth, eighteen hundred and twenty-four, and May twentieth, eighteen hundred and twenty six, four hundred dollars.

TO THE CHIPPEWAS OF SAGINAW.

For permanent annuity, stipulated in the fourth article of Annoiue*. the treaty of third August, seventeen hundred and ninety-five, one thousand dollars;

For permanent annuity, stipulated in the second article of the treaty of seventeenth November, eighteen hundred and seven , eight hundred dollars;

For permanent annuity, stipulated in the fourth article of the treaty of twenty-fourth September, eighteen hundred and nineteen, one thousand dollars;

For support of blacksmiths, and for farming- utensils and Bi«*«iDitbJ. cattle, and the employment of persons to aid them in agriculture, stipulated in the seventh article of the treaty of fourteenth January, eighteen hundred and thirty-seven, two thousand dollars;

For education during the pleasure of Congress, stipulated in Education. ".. the sixth article of the treaty of fifth August, eighteen hundred and twenty-six, one thousand dollars.

TO THE CHIPPEWAS, MENOMONIES, WINNEBAGOES, AND!
NEW YORK INDIANS.

For education during the pleasure of Congress, stipulated in Education, the fifth article of the treaty of eleventh August, eighteen hundred and twenty-seven, one thousand five hundred dollars.

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TO THE CHIPPEWAS OP LAKE SUPERIOR AND MISSISSIPPI.

For payment in money, stipulated in the second article of paymenl i tbe treaty of twenty-ninth July, eighteen hundred and thirty- n°W' seven, nine thousand five hundred dollars;

For payment in goods, stipulated in the second article of the p,yinei, to treaty of twenty-ninth July, eighteen hundred and thirty-seven, t<***nineteen thousand dollars;

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Blacksmiths and shops.

For establishing three smiths' shops, suppotliog three smiths, and furnishing iron and steel, stipulated in the second article of the treaty of twenty-ninth July, eighteen hundred and thirty-seven, three thousand dollars;

For support of farmers, purchase of implements, grain, or ^mom"> Med,» seed, and to carry on their agricultural pursuits, stipulated in the second article of the treaty of twenty-ninth July, eighteen hundred and thirty-seven, one thousand dollars;

For purchase of provisions, stipulated in the second article of the treaty of twenty-ninth July, eighteen hundred and thirty-seven, two thousand dollars.

For the purchase of tobacco, stipulated in the second article of the treaty of twenty-ninth July, eighteen hundred and thirty-seven, five hundred dollars.

For limited annuity, in money, for twenty-five years, stipulated in the 4lh article of the treaty of fourth October, eighteen hundred and forty-two, twelve thousand five hundred dollars;

For limited annuity, in goods, for twenty-five years,stipulated in the fourth article of the treaty of fourth October, eighteen hundred and forty-two, ten thousand five hundred dollars;

For support of two smiths' shops, including pay of smiths and assistants, and furnishing iron and steel,stipulated in the fourth article of the treaty of fourth October, eighteen hundred and forty-two, two thousand dollars;

For support of two farmers, stipulated in the fourth article of the treaty of fourth October, eighteen hundred and foriy-tvro, one thousand dollars;

For pay of two carpenters, stipulated in the fourth article of the treaty of fourth October, eighteen hundred and forty-two, one thousand two hundred dollars;

For support of schools, stipulated in the fourth article of the treaty of fourth October, eighteen hundred and forty-two, two thousand dollars;

Provi.ion«and For purchase of provisions and tobacco, stipulated in the fourth article of the treaty of fourth October, eighteen hundred and forty-two, two thousand dollars;

For limited annuity, in goods, for five years, stipulated in the fourth article of the treaty of first August, eighteen hundred and forty-seven, three thousand six hunched dollars; specie to chip For payment, in specie, to the Chippewasof Lake Superior, P£oertor°r L»»e stipulated in the third article of the treaty of second August, uocnor. eighteen hundred and forty-seven, seventeen thousand dollars; specie to chip. For payment, in specie, to the Chippewas of Mississippi"!

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eighteen hundred and forty-seven, seventeen thousand dollars;

For limited annuity, for forty-six years, to be paid to the Chippewas of Mississippi, stipulated in the third article of the treaty of second August, eighteen huudredand forty-seven, one thousand dollars. '■' .' (•

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Schools.

r TO THE CHICK AS A WS.

For permanent annuity, stipulated in the act of twenty-fifth Annuity. February, seventeen hundred and ninety-nine, three thousand dollars.

■ • TO THE CHOCTAWS.'

For permanent annuity, stipulated in the second article of An»uiti«a. the treaty of sixteenth November, eighteen hundred and five, three thousand dollars;

For permanent annuity, stipulated in the thirteenth article of the treaty of eighteenth October^ eighteen hundred and twenty, six hundred dollars; ,

Bbr life annuity to chief, (Bob Cole,) stipulated in the tenth l0J^6""luitte* article of the treaty of twentieth January, eighteen hundred and ° * .twenty-five, one hundred and fifty dollars;

For permanent annuity for education, stipulated in the second article of the treaty of twentieth January, eighteen hundred and twenty-five, six thousand dollars;

For life annuity to three district chiefs, stipulated in the fifteenth article of the treaty of twenty-seventh September, eighteen hundred and thirty, seven hundred and fifty dollars;

For life annuity of one Wayne warrior, stipulated in the twenty-first article of the treaty of twenty-seventh September. * eighteen hundred and thirty, twenty-five dollars;

For limited annuity for twenty years, stipulated in the seventeenth article of the treaty of twenty-seventh September, eighteen hundred'and thirty, twenty thousand dollars:

For education of forty youths for twenty .years, (including Education, support of teachers in the nation, two thousand five hundred dollars,) stipulated in the twentieth articleof the treaty of twenty-seventh September, eighteen hundred and thirty, twelve thousand five hundred dollars;

For blacksmith, stipulated in fhe sixth article of the treaty of Biacmmitii. eighteenth of October, eighteen hundred and twenty, six hun-; dred dollars;

For iron and steel for shop, stipulated in the ninth article of iron and awei. the treaty of twentieth January, eighteen hundred and twentyHve, three hundred and twenty dollars,

TO THE CREEKS.;

For permanent annuity, stipulated in the fourth article of the treaty of sevenih^August, seventeen hundred and ninety, one thousand five hundred dollars^

For permanent annuity, stipulated in the second articleof the treaty of sixteenth June, eighteen hundred and two, three thousand dollars;

For permanent annuity, stipulated in the fourth article of the treaty of twenty-fourth January, eighteen hundred and twentysix, twenty thousand dollars; ,(

For limited annuity, for twenty years, stipulated in the eighth Article of the treaty of twenty-fourth March, eighteen hundred and thirty-two, ten thousand dollars;

Annuities.

Biacmmiih.. For blacksmith and assistant, stipulated.in the eighth article of the treaty of twenty-fourth January, eighteen hundred aod twenty-six, eight hundred and forty dollars; irontnd iteei. For iron and steel for shop, two hundred and seventy dollars;

For two blacksmiths and assistants, stipulated in the thirteenth >> article of the treaty of twenty-fourth March, eighteen hundred and thirty-two, one thousand six hundred and eighty dollars; For iron and steel for shops, five hundred and forty dollars; Wheelwright. For wheelwright,stipulated in the eighth article of the treaty.

of twenty-fourth January, eighteen hundred and twenty-six, six hundred dollars; ."

For education, stipulated in the thirteenth article of the treaty of twenty-fourth Match, eighteen, hundred and thirty-two,ujree thousand dollars;

For interest on three' hundred and fifty thousand dollars, at five per centum, stipulated in the third article of the treaty of twenty-third November, eighteen hundred and thirty-eight,seventeen thousand five hundred dollars;

For education, stipulated in the fourth article of the treaty of the fourth January,eighteen hundred and forty-five, threelbou- . sand dollars.

TO THE DELAWARES.

For permanent annuity , stipulated »n the fourth article of the treaty of third August, seventeen hundred and ninety-five, one thousand dollars;.

For permanent annuity, stipulated in the third article of die treaty of thirtieth September, eighteen hundred and nine, five hundred dollars;

For permanent annuity, stipulated in the fifth article of the treaty of third October, eighteen hundred'and eighteen, four thousand dollars;.

For permanent annuity,stipulated in the supplemental treaty of twenty-fourth September, eighteen hundred and twentynine, one thousand dollars.

For life annnuity to chief; stipulated in (he private article of supplemental treaty of twenty-fourth September, eighteen hundred and twenty-nine, to treaty of third October, eighteen hundred and eighteen, two hundred dollars;

For life annuity to chiefs, stipulated in supplemental article to treaty of twenty-sixth October,eighteen hundred and thirtytwo, two hundred dollars; ■•h. For purchase of salt, stipulated in the third article of the

treaty of seventh June, eighteen hundred and three, one hundred dollars;

BiKk«ii>iu». For blacksmith and assistant, stipulated in the sixth article of the treaty of third October, eighteen, hundred and eighteen,, seven hundred and twenty dollars;' , iron and «eei. For iron and steel for shop, two hundred and twenty dollars;

For interest on forty-six thousand and eighty dollars, at five per centum, being the value of 'thirty-six. sections of land, set

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