Register of Debates in Congress, Comprising the Leading Debates and Incidents of the Second Session of the Eighteenth Congress Page: 123
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APPENDIX—To Gales & Beaton's Register. 128
Laws of the United States.
An A CT for the relief of Thomas Taylor, junior.
Beit enacted, &c. That the Secretary of the Treasury be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to pay to
Thomas Taylor, junior, out of any money in the Treasury, not otherwise appropriated, one thousand and eighty-
one dollars, and sixty cents, being in full for filling up and gravelling the carriage way on the north side of the Pre-
sident's House, and for work done on New York Avenue, between Seventh street west and the President's wall.
Approved—March 3, 1825.
ACT for the relief of George Love.
Beit enacted, iic. That the Secretary of the Treasury be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to pay to
George Love, out of any money in the Treasury, not otherwise appropriated, the sum of sixty-two dollars and eigh-
ty cents, the amount paid as Paymaster of the New York Militia, to the Representatives of deceased officers and
soldiers, not heretofore allowed.
AJf ACT for the relief of Gilbert C. Russell.
Be it enacted, &c. That the Third Auditor of the Treasury ascertain, (by the best evidence the nature of the
case will admit, the rules for taking of which he shall prescribe,) the value (at the time of seizure,) of the pro-
perty owned by Gilbert C. Russell, at Mobile Point, in the year eighteen hundred and twenty-one, that was seiz-
ed by an armed force acting under the orders of Captain De Russey, of the United States' army.
Sec. 2. And be it further enacted, That the said Auditor, in like manner, ascertain the value of the labor per-
formed by the said Gilbert C. Russell, towards the erection of a fort at Mobile Point; whether the same was in
erecting barracks, or in preparing materials for the further.prosecution of the works at that place; and that the
said Auditor report the amounts, so ascertained, to the Secretary of the Treasury, who is authorized and directed
to pay the same to the said Russell, out of any money in the Treasury, not otherwise appropriated.
AJV ACT for the relief of James Porter and Tunstall Quarles.
5 it enacted, etc. That James Porter and Tunstall Quarles, of the state of Kentucky, be, and they are hereby,
ised from a judgment obtained against them by the Post Office Department, as tiie sureties of William J. Sa-
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lee • Provided. That said sureties shall pay the legal costs which have accrued in the prosecution of said demand.
' ' ' A pproved—March 3, 1825.
AN ACT for the relief of Christian Jacob Burckle,
Be it enacted, etc. That the Collector of the Port of Philadelphia be, and he is hereby, authorized to permit
Christian Jacob Burckle to export, with the benefit of drawback, two packages of Spanish playing cards, which
were imported into that port in the brig I-Iibernia, from Hamburg, the said Christian Jacob Burckle complying
with all the forms and requisites of the existing acts allowing the benefit of drawback in other cases.
Approved—March 3, 1825.
AA1" ACT for the relief of Ilolden IP. Prout, administrator on the estate of Joshua W. Prout, deceased.
Be it enae'ed etc. That the proper accounting officers of the Treasury Department be, and they are hereby,
authorized and directed to audit and settle the claims of M olden W. Prout, administrator on the estate of Joshua
W. Prout, deceased, for pay due James Milliken, William Melone, Lewis Ashburn, William Trotman, Henry King,
James McOlenden, William Hill, J.smes Ferguson, William Forest, and Samuel Vance, soldiers of the Mississippi
Militia, at the time of their respective discharges, and pay the amount found due to the said Holden W. Prout, out
of any money in the Treasury, not otherwise appropriated. Approved—March 3 1825
AJV ACT to authorize the surveying and making a Road from Little Rock to Cantonment Gibson, in the Territory of
Be it enacted, etc. That the President of the United States be, and he is hereby, authorized to appoint three
Commissioners, who shall explore, survey, and mark, in the most eligible course, a road from Little Hock to Can-
tonment Gibson, in the Territory of Arkansas ; and said Commissioners shall make out accurate plats of such sur-
veys, accompanied with field notes, and certify and transmit the same to the President of the United states, who
shall cause the same to be deposited in the War Office. „ .
Sec. 2. And be it further enacted. That the said road shall be opened and made under the direction of the Presi-
dent of the Unite:! States, who is hereby authorized to employ the troops of the United States in the completion,
or assisting in the completion, of said roud.
Sec. 3. And be it further enacted, That the said Commissioners shall each be entitled to receive three dollars, and
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ten thousand dollars, to be paid out of any money in the Treasury, not otherwise s> 1825_
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Gales, Joseph, 1761-1841. Register of Debates in Congress, Comprising the Leading Debates and Incidents of the Second Session of the Eighteenth Congress, book, 1825; Washington D.C.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc30752/m1/499/: accessed July 28, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.