60 STAT.J 79TH CONG., 2D SESS.-CH. 530 -JULY 1, 1946 female attendants in charge of ladies' retiring rooms, at $1,560 each; three female attendants in charge of ladies' retiring rooms, Senate Office Building, at $1,560 each; telephone operators-chief, $3,000; assistant chief, $2,400; thirteen at $1,800 each; longevity pay of opera- tors as authorized by Public Law Numbered 2, Seventy-ninth Congress, $1,402.50; laborer in charge of Senate toilet rooms in old library space, $1,260; Press Gallery-superintendent, $3,660; assistant superintend- ent, $3,000; assistant superintendent, $1,920; messengers for service to press correspondents-two at $1,620 each, two at $1,500 each; Radio Press Gallery-superintendent, $3,000; two assistant superintendents at $1,960 each; laborers-two at $1,500 each, one at $1,380, twenty-six at $1,320 each, three at $540 each; special employees-seven at $1,000 each; twenty-one pages for the Senate Chamber, at the rate of $5 per day each during the session, $19,005; in all, $287,347.50. Capitol Police force under the Sergeant at Arms: Captain, $3,000; two lieutenants at $2,000 each; two special officers at $2,000 each; four sergeants at $1,920 each; sixty privates at $1,800 each; in all, $126,680. POST OFFICE Salaries: Postmaster, $3,600 and $1,400 additional so long as the position is held by the present incumbent; assistant postmaster, $2,880; chief clerk, $2,460; wagon master, $2,280; assistant, $1,740; twenty-six mail carriers at $1,740 each; in all, $59,600. FOLDING ROOM Salaries: Foreman $2,460 and $540 additional so long as the posi- tion is held by the present incumbent; clerks-one at $2,400, two at $1,740 each; folders-chief, $2,040; thirteen at $1,440 each; in all, $29,640. CONTINGENT EXPENSES OF THE SENATE Vice President's automobile: For purchase, exchange, driving, maintenance, and operation of an automobile for the Vice President, $4,000. Reporting Senate proceedings: For reporting the debates and pro- ceedings of the Senate, payable in equal monthly installments, $65,450. Furniture: For services in cleaning, repairing, and varnishing fur- niture, $2,000. Furniture: For materials for furniture and repairs of same, exclu- sive of labor, and for the purchase of furniture, $12,000. Inquiries and investigations: For expenses of inquiries and inves- tigations ordered by the Senate, including compensation to stenog- raphers of committees, at such rate as may be fixed by the Committee to Audit and Control the Contingent Expenses of the Senate, but not exceeding 25 cents per hundred words, $250,000: Provided, That no part of this appropriation shall be expended for per diem and subsistence expenses except in accordance with the provisions of the Subsistence Expense Act of 1926, approved June 3, 1926, as amended. Joint Committee on Internal Revenue Taxation: For payment of cne-half of the salaries and other expenses of the Joint Committee on Internal Revenue Taxation as authorized by law, $50,000. Folding documents: For folding speeches and pamphlets at a rate not exceeding $1 per thousand, $18,000. For materials for folding, $1,500. Fuel, and so forth: For fuel, oil, cotton waste, and advertising, exclusive of labor, $2,000. Senate restaurants: For payment to the Architect of the Capitol in accordance with the Act approved September 9, 1942 (Public Law 709, Seventy-seventh Congress), $45,400. 391 Ante, p. 262 . 59Stat.4. 2U.S. C., Supp. V, 60i. Post, p. 911. Post, p. 601. Post, p. 601. Ante, p. 262 . Post, p. 601. Post, p. B01. Post, p. 911. Post p. 911. Per diem and sub- sistence. 44 Stat. 688 . 5U.S.C.1821; Supp. V, i 823. 56 Stat. 750. 40 U. 5. C., Supp. V, i§ 174f-174J.