FORTY-FOURTH CONGRESS. Sess. II. Ch. 34, 36. 1877. 225 CHAP. 34.-—An act making appropriation for the improvement and repair of the Ja.n.24,18'77. military road between Springfield and Fort Rendell in the Territory of Dakota. —-————-—————- Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Oemgress assembled, Thet there be. and hereby is, Appropriation appropriated, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise eppro· f°‘ mlhmy ’°“· prieted, the sum of twenty tivo hundred dollars, to be expended by and under the direction and authority of the Secretary of Wzrr, for the improvement and repair of the military road lending from Sioux City, in the State of Iowa, to Fort Rendell, in the Territory of Dakota, the same to be expended between Springfield in said Territoryund Fort Randall. Approved, January 24, 187 7 . CHAP. 36.-An act making eppr0prin£=ions to supply certain deficiencies in the Con- Jn,n_ 96, 1877, tingent Fund of the House of Representmives, and lor other purposes. Bc it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United 1·»»;:,’p.:;¢s3. States 0j'America in Congress asserrzblcd, Thut the thllowing sums be, and Appropriations. the same are hereby, appropriated, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated to pay the sums as provided under the following resolutions of the House, and as otherwise herein expressed, namely : HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES. Under resolution of August fourteenth, eighteen hundred and seventy- Payment to dissix, to pay to the members of the Capitol police` and employees of the ¤l¤¤·¤‘S¤<l ¤m1>l¤y6¤- House discharged by reason of the reduction of three provided for in the uct of August fifteenth, eighteen hundred and seventysix, being only those employees who were discharged on and subsequently to the leurteenth of August, eighteen hundred and seventysix three thousand ibur hundred und sixty-six dollars and six cents. Under joint resolution of August fifteenth, eighteen hundred and Clerks is <> comseventy-six, to pay clerks to committees of the House to August thirty- ”“*’*’°°"· first, eighteen hundred und seventy-six, two thousand two hundred and sixty dollars. ‘ · Under resolution ofAugust fourteenth, eighteen hundred and seventy- Wni. H. Smith. six, to pay William H. Smith, from December first, eighteen hundred and seventysix, to Merch fourth, eighteen hundred and seventy-seven, at three dollars and sixty cents per dey, three hundred und thirty-eight dollars and forty cents. Under resolution of August fifteenth, eighteen hundred and seventy- Hugh J- M<>h¤¤· six, to pay Hugh J. Mohun, messenger, from August fifteenth, eighteen hundred and seventysix, to August thirtydirst, eighteen hundred and seventysix, sixty-one dollars and twenty cents. Under resolution of August ninth, eighteen hundred and seventy-six, W. iu. Merrick, to pay W. M. Merrick, W. Il. Trescott, end Henry W. Garnett. counsel I"`;z°°°"· H- for defense in the case of Hallet Kilhourne versus Michael O. Kerr and ‘ mm ' others, two thousand two hundred and fifty dollars; one-hulf of which only may be paid to them by the Clerk of the House during the progress of the suit. Under resolution of December thirteenth, eighteen hundred end Qlerk to comseventy-six, to pey the clerk to the Committee on (Joinuge, Weights, end t‘;“0g3‘m·§;j Measures, irom December thirteenth, eighteen hundred and seventy- uref ’ six, to Merch fourth, eighteen hundred and seventy-seven, three hundred and twenty-eight dollars. Under resolution of December nineteenth, eighteen hundred and _Fr».¤k 0. Hopseventy-six, to pay Frank (J. Hopkins the sum of six hundred dollars kl"- for services rendered as clerk to the Committee of Ways and Means in the absence of the clerk of that committee during the 44th Congress. _ _ Under resolution of December twentysecond, eighteen hundred and hW;‘“é"' raf? seventysix, to pay the widow of Mieheel C. Kerr, late Speaker of the 2e3Q6d_ ‘’ House, four thousand six hundred and sixtynine dollars and eighty-six cents. xxx--15 .
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