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TWENTY·FIFTH CONGRESS. Sess.1I. Ch. 3,4,5. 1838. 209 range, the southwest quarter of section fifteen, township nineteen south, excepted from range one west, the northwest and southeast quarters of section nine, ‘ll°,§?°"“:°"“ mine township and range, all in the Mississippi land district, State of ° mac ` Arkansas, be, and the same are hereby, excepted from the provisions of this act. Avmovnn, January 16, 1838. ····—·· Surucrx II. CHAP. III.-An Act to provide for the pa ment of the annuities which will become Jan. 16, 1838. due and payable to the Great and Little Osages, in the year one thousand eight """""—‘—' hundred and l/tirty-eig}tl, and for other purposes. [Ob°°l°t°'] Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the Sw wm. ,0 United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary eau eprovieiunu of War shall cause to be purchased for the use of the Great and Little *° 'h° '°l“° °f Osage Indians, such provisions as will in his opinion be most useful to ggigsaégdgzd them, to the value of eight thousand five hundred dollars, and when distributed purchased, shall cause said provisions to be distributed among said In- g“°“8 *l§’L. dians, by their agent, furnishing to each family, as near as may be, their tyggge {nih proper proportion; Provided always, That such purchase and distrihu- dians._ tion shall not be made, unless said Indians agree to receive the same in P’°“°°· discharge of the annuities due them for the year one thousand eight hundred and thirty-eight, by virtue of treaties between them and the United States. Sec. 2. And be it further enacted, That the Secretary of War cause See. Warjo as many additional farmers to be employed as may, in the opinion of g:"" ¤d§·¤€¤¤l the President, be deemed necessary to aid and instruct said Indians in ,,,:3:;,; uid clearing and cultivating their lands, and such additional stock, imple- additional ments of husbandry and seeds to be purchased for the use of said In- g‘°°k· dians, as the agent or superintendent may judge necessary; Provided ;§,“,$S°_ always, That the whole expense incurred under this section, shall not exceed the sum of three thousand five hundred dollars. $12000 r Sec. 3. And be it jbrther enacted, That to enable the Secretary of l,,;,,,;,] ,0aBg_°` War to carry the provisions of this act into effect, the sum of twelve able the See. thousand dollars be, and the same is hereby appropriated to be paid out gil;";;,';:;;?,, of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated. {Qc _ Annovmn, January 16, 1838.

  • "'"‘ Snmumz II.

CHAP.IV.—»/20 Act maki a artiala 'atizm orthesu essiun nutiam E _ , _ hostilities for libc ygar eightlgnlolgwred {nd thirtyggbt. ly so . Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the sum of one million Appropriation. of dollars shall be, and the same is hereby, appropriated, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, to defray any ex- Tchempenses which have been, or may be, incurred, in preventing or sup- 3l)l_:"£.°’Sec ‘ pressing the hostilities of any Indians, in the year eighteen hundred Wm ,,0,,;,,,1.,, and thirty-eight; to be expended under the direction of the Secretary ably, &.e. of War, eonformably to the acts of Congress of the nineteenth of Marc 1836, ch.44. and the second of July, eighteen hundred and thirty-six, and of the acts l836· °h- 254* therein referred to. Approved, January 30, 1838.

      • " Srurnu II.

C¤n>.V.-Jin Acl making an appropriation {ar the protection of the northern Jan. 30, 1838. frontier of the Lwte States. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Rnresmtatives of the _ _ United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Sum of stx APP1'¢P¤¤¤¤¤· hundred and twenty-five thousand five hundred dollars shall be, and the same is hereby, appropriated, out of any unappropriated money m the V0:.. V.——‘27 S 2