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FIFTY-EIGHTH CONGRESS. Sess. 11I. Cus. 1316-1318. 1905. 1985 CHAI'. Act To indemnify G. W. Hard and Joseph Lard, of Scott March 2.1905 County, Mississippi, for homestead land y granting other lands in lieu thereof. [S· 52**] Private, No. 1182. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Rqoreaentatbves of the Ihufted [ 1 States xo; America in Congress assembled, That there is hereby granted Jféplvhggfdy ‘“‘° to G. . Hardy and Joseph Lard, Scott Count , Mississippi, each MGQHF ¢>¥ t1¤y¤¤,.*¤ eighty acres of the unreserved public land of the United States in the oslissillelllitdngsilu State of Mississippi, such as they shall, respectively, select and notify to the Secretary of the Interior, in subdivisions not less thanforty acres, the same to be in lieu of land held by them but awarded by the General Land Office to the Alabama and Vicksburg Railroad Compan . Sec. 2. That such selection shall not be made of any land lawfully mpggf **8***-* ¤°* ¤*· held by any other person at the time of such selection as a homestead eptry, or to which any other person shall have at such time any lawful c aim. · Sec. 3. That immediately upon the notification to the Secretary of *’°*°'*“~ the Interior it shall be the duty of the Secretary of the Interior to immediately issue patent or patents, as the case may be, to said G. W. Hargydand Joseph Lard, respectively, for the lands so selected and noti e . Sec. 4. That this Act shall take effect and be in force from and after E¤°°'~ its passage. Approved, March 2, 1905. GEL?. 1317.-An Act For the relief of Lieutenant D. W. Blamer, United States March 2, 1905. Navy_ [n. 11. ism.] ' [Private, N0. 1183.] Be it enacted by the Senate and House ofRql>:·esentativea of the United States of America in Congress assembled, 1 at the Secretary of the Bhpkglgmgéub Treasury be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to issue to mam. Lieutenant D. W. Blamer, United States Navy duplicates in lieu of United States three per centum coupon bonds, loan of nineteen hundred and eight to nineteen hundred and eighteen, numbered seventeen thousand three hundred and seven, seventeen thousand three hundred and eight, and seventeen thousand three hundred and nine, for twenty · dollars each, and tsventy-three thousand two hundred and ’rifty-six and twenty-three thousand two hundred and fifty-seven for one hundred dollars each, with interest coupons attached dated November first, eighteen hundred and ninety-eight, and subsequently, said bonds and coupons having been lost and destroyed through the wreck of the United States Steamer Charleston on November second, eighteen hundred and ninet -ninc: Provided, That the said D. W. B amer shall {,’;*gj,*°,;md_ first file in the Treasury abond in the penal sum of double the amount of the rincipal of said bonds and the interest that would accrue thereon until the same should become due and payable, with good and sufficient sureties, to be approved by the Secretary of the Treasury, with condition to indemmf and save harmless the United States from any claim on account oty the said bonds and interest coupons. - Approved, March 2, 1905. GHAP. 1818.-—An Act For the relief of Bert E. Bames. ping: Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United mivm, xo. 1184.] States of Ameriea in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of War Bm! Bmw! is authorized to amend the record of Bert E. Barnes so as to show him dipcmuzéa uonoiauie honorably discharged from Company D, Fifty·1irst Iowa Infantry, for h""' disability contracted in line of duty. Approved, March 2, 1905.