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TWENTY-FIFTH CONGRESS. Sess. III. Ch.95. 1839. 363 For the improvement and necessary repairs of the navy yard at Wash- Washington naington, twenty-six thousand dollars; vy yard. F or improvement and necessary repairs of the navy yard at Gosport, Gosport navy Virginia, sixty-four thousand dollars; YW}- _ For improvement and necessary repairs of the navy yard near Pensa- Pensacola nacola, twenty-five thousand dollars; VY Y¤rd· For ordnance and ordnance stores, sixty-five thousand dollars· Oi-dnance,&.c. For defraying the expenses that may accrue for the following pur- Miscellaneous poses, viz: for the freight and transportation of materials and stores of €XP°”“S· every description; for wharfage and dockage; storage and rent; travelling expenses of officers and transportation of seamen; house-rent for pursers when attached to yards and stations where no house is provided; for funeral expenses; for commissions, clerk—hire, office—rent, stationery, and fuel to navy agents; for premiums and incidental expenses of recruiting ; for apprehending deserters; for compensation to judge advocates; for per diem allowance to persons attending courts-martial and courts of inquiry; for printing and stationery of every description, and for working the lithographic press; and for books, maps, charts, mathematical and nautical instruments, chronometers, models, and drawings; for the purchase and repair of fire—engines and machinery, and for the . repair of steam-engines in navy yards; for the purchase and maintenance of oxen and horses, and for carts, timber wheels, and workmen’s tools of every description; for postage of letters on public service; for pilotage and towing ships of war; for taxes and assessments on public property; for assistance rendered to vessels in distress, for incidental labor at navy yards, not applicable to any other appropriation; for coal and other fuel, and for candles and oil for the use of navy yards and shore stations; for repairs of magazines or powder-houses ; and for no other purpose whatever, four hundred and fifty thousand dollars; For contingent expenses for objects not hereinbefore enumerated, Expenses. three thousand dollars; For pay of the officers, non-commissioned officers, musicians, and Pay of marine privates, and subsistence of the officers of the marine corps, one hundred °°’PS· &°- and seventy-four thousand three hundred dollars; For the provisions of the non·commissioned officers, musicians, and Provisions. privates serving on shore, servants and washerwomen, forty-five thousand and fifty dollars; For clothing, forty-three thousand six hundred and sixty dollars; Clothing. For fuel, sixteen thousand two hundred and seventy dollars; Fuel. For keeping the present barracks in repair until new ones can be Repair of bm-- erected, and for the rent of temporary barracks at New York, ten thou- ¥¤<=k¤» &<=· sand dollars; For the transportation of officers, non·commissioned officers, musi- Tmngpong. cians and privates, and expenses of recruiting, six thousand dollars; H011- For medicines, hospital stores, surgical instruments, and pay of ma- Medicines,&c.` tron; four thousand one hundred and thirty-nine dollars; For contingent expenses of said corps, freight, ferriage, toll, wharf- Expenses. age, and cartage, per diem allowance for attending courts of inquiry, compensation to judge advocates, house rent where there are no public quarters assigned, incidental labor in the quartermastefs department, expenses of burying deceased persons belonging to the marine corps, printing, stationery, forage, postage on public letters, expenses in pursuing deserters, candles and oil for the different stations, straw for the men, barrack furniture, bed-sacks, spades, axes, shovels, picks, and carpenter’s tools, seventeen thousand nine hundred and seventy-seven dollars; _ , For military stores, pay of armorers, keeping arms in repair, drums, s3l£;Q*‘3;c_ fifes, flags, accoutrements, and ordnance stores, two thousand dollars; HCS,;;;,,; at For completing the hospital at New York, twenty thousand dollars; New York