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The record of her slain shall be her proudest memorial, in the priceless sacrifice of blood and treasure made for National life, unity, and universal liberty.

THOMAS W. FERRY,

Commissioner Grand Haven, Dec. 30th, 1864.

Mr. Miles gave notice that on some future day he would ask leave to introduce

A bill for the amendment of the charter of the city of Port Huron, relative to the road districts therein, and the overseers of highways;

Also,

A bill providing for the payment on the part of the State of a bounty for the encouragement of the production of petroleum oil in this State.

Mr. Wendell gave notice that on some future day he would ask leave to introduce

A bill to amend the charter of the village of Mackinac;
Also,

A bill authorizing the appointment, &c., of an agent to be sent to Europe, for the encouragement of emigration to this State.

Mr. Wendell offered the following:

Resolved, That a standing committee on fisheries be appointed, to consist of five members, and that Rule No. 40 be amended to that effect.

Laid on the table for one day under the rules.

Mr. Warner gave notice that on some future day he would ask leave to introduce

A bill to legalize the action of the board of supervisors of the county of Oakland in issuing certain war bounty bonds;

Also,

A bill to legalize the action of certain townships in the county of Oakland, in issuing certain township bonds, or certificates of indebtedness, for bounty purposes;

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Also,
A bill to establish the name of Julia Adell Saxton;
Also,
A joint resolution for the relief of William Dingman.

Mr. Copley gave notice that on some future day he would ask leave to introduce

A bill to amend an act entitled an act to provide for assesso ing property at its true value, and for levying and collecting taxes thereon, approved February 14, 1853, and acts amendatory thereto, approved February 13, 1855, and February 14, 1858.

Mr. Graham gave notice that on some future day he would ask leave to introduce

A bill to amend an act entitled an act to prevent fishing with seines, and every kind of net, in certain counties in the State of Michigan, approved March 16, 1861.

Mr. Thayer gave notice that on some fature day he would ask leave to introduce

A bill to authorize the township of Mount Morris, in the county of Genesee, to refund certain moneys paid as a bounty for volunteers to fill the quota of said township.

Mr. Brockway gave notice that on some futare day be would ask leave to introduce

A bill in relation to the appointment of trustees in the Methodist Episcopal Church, and for recording the same.

Mr. Wilcox offered the following:

Resolved, That a select committee of five be appointed by the chair, to designate and recommend a reference to the proper standing committees, of the subjects embraced in the messages of the Governor and retiring Governor;

Which was adopted.

Mr. R. Hawley gave notice that on some future day he would ask leaye to introduce

A bill making it obligatory upon incorporated banks and private bankers to stamp counterfeit, altered and worthless bank bills, when presented for deposit, or otherwise.

Mr. Lewis gave notice that on some future day he would ask leave to introduce

A bill for draining and reclaiming swamp lands, by means of a road commencing at Vassar, in Tuscola county, and running thence on the town line, as nearly as practicable, between ranges seven and eight east, to the Saginaw Bay, and appro priating State swamp lands to secure its construction;

Also,

A bill to enlarge the boundaries of the township of Vassar, in the county of Tuscola, so as to include the east half of sections one and twelve, of the township of Tuscola, in said county.

Mr. Maxwell gave notice that oa some future day he would ask leave to introduce

A bill to amend section fifty, of chapter one hundred and thirty-four, of the compiled laws;

Also,

A joint resolution directing the Attorney General to institute proceedings in the Supreme Court by quo warranto, against the Detroit and Milwaukie Railway, (so called,) to ascertain by what charter or right the said railway company exercise the functions and powers of a corporation.

Mr. Taylor gave notice that on some future day he would ask leave to introduce

A bill to legalize the assessment roll of the township of Richland, in the county of Saginaw, for the year eighteen hundred and sixty-four;

Also, A bill to authorize the Forest Valley Salt Manufacturing Company to engage in the manufacture of lumber;

Also,

A bill to legalize the tax roll of the city of Saginaw, for the year 1864, and to extend the time for the collection of taxes in said city.

Mr. Horton gave notice that on some future day he would ask leave to introduce

A bill to legalize the action of the township board of the

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township of Cottrellville, in the county of St. Clair, in relation to bounties. Mr. Dort offered the following:

Resolved, (the Senate concurring,) That the Secretary of the Senate, and the Clerk of the House, be requested to procure a sufficient number of copies of “A Key to the Compiled Laws," by William T. Young, of Detroit, to furnish each member of the Senate and House, one copy during the session, at a cost of not exceeding 75 cents per copy.

Laid on the table for one day under the rules.

Mr. J. H. Jones gave notice that on some future day he Fould ask leave to introduce

A bill to legalize the action of the people of the townships of Quincy, Algansee, Ovid, and Kinderhook, in raising bounties for volunteers, to fill the quotas of said townships.

Mr. Yawkey gave notice that on some future day he would ask leave to introduce

A bill to amend the charter of the city of East Saginaw.

Mr. Landon gave notice that on some future day he would ask leave to introduce

Á bill to legalize the tax roll of the township of Sandstone, in the county of Jackson, for the year 1864.

Mr. Mallary gave notice that on some future day be would ask leave to introduce

A bill to change the name of Truman W. Willey, of the town of Ray, in the county of Macomb

Mr. Look gave notice that on some future day he would ask leave to introduce

A joint resolution to release to James P. Wheeler, the interest which the State of Michigan has in certain real estate.

Mr. G. C. Jones gave notice that on some future day he would ask leave to introduce

A joint resolution asking the government of the United States to make a grant of land to aid in the construction of a barbor at the mouth of the Ontonagon river, in the State of Michigan.

Mr. G. C. Jones offered the following:

Resolved, That Rule No. 41 be amended, by striking from the list of committees—that consist of but three members each“mines and minerals;" and that Rule No. 40 be amended, by adding to the committees that consist of five members each, “mines and minerals."

Laid on the table for one day, under the rules.

Mr. Morton gave notice that on some fature day he would ask leave to introduce

A bill to amend an act to provide for the relief, by counties, of the families of volunteers.

Mr. Mallary offered the following:

Resolved, that the Speaker be and he is hereby requested to designate two of the messenger boys as the sole mail carriers of the House;

Which was adopted.

Mr. McKernan gave notice that on some future day he would ask leave to introduce

A joint resolution asking the general government for a grant of land to aid in the construction of a ship canal from Portage Lake to Lake Superior.

Mr. Maxwell gave notice that on some future day he would ask leave to introduce

A bill for the improvement of the mouth of the Saginaw river, and providing for a grant of swamp lands to aid in defraying the cost of making the same.

UNFINISHED BUSINESS,

Being the consideration of the following resolation:

Resolved, That the fortieth rule of the House be amended by inserting below the word "salines," the words “committee on war bounties;"

The resolution was adopted.
On motion of Mr. Lather,
The House adjourned until Monday morning at 10 o'clock.

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