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544 FORTY-FIFTH CONGRESS. Sess. II. Ch. 205, 206, 207, 208, 209. 1878. the Post Oftiee Department, said amount being a. remittance of money- order funds which said Atweli, as postmaster, made by registered package to the postmaster at Baltimore, January seventh, eighteen lmndred and seventy-five, and which was destroyed by burning of the mail-ear, at Benning’s Station, on the night of the seventh January, eighteen hundred and seventy-tive. Approved, J unc 14, 1878. June 14, 1878. CHAP. 206.-An act for the relief of David W. Cheesemsn, of Lake City, in Lake

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Be tt enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United D. W. Cheese- States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the ""ifb b t Treasury be, and hereby is, authorized and directed to pay, out of any aymw °‘ moneys not otherwise appropriated, to David \V. Cheescman, of Lake City, in the State of Oregon, the sum of one thousand nine hundred and ninety-nine dollars and iorty-one cents, the same being the amount; overpaid by him to the Treasurer of the United States in settlement of his account as stamp-agent at San Francisco, in the State of California, from the sixth day of June, eighteen hundred and sixty-one, to the twelfth day of October, eighteen hundred and sixty-eight. Approved, June 14, 1878. June 14, 1878. CHAP. 207.-An act for the relief of C. H. Walker, postmaster at Frostburgh, in ·····t1······· Alleghany County, Maryland. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United C.II. W`nlker. States of America in Congress assembled, That the Auditor of the Treas- Credit in ac- ury for the Post-Oilice Department is hereby directed to credit C. II °°““t“ °f· Walker, postmaster at Frostburgh, in Alleghany County, Maryland, in his account as such postmaster, with the sum of one hundred and thirty dollars, being surplus money-order funds, which was mailed by him to the postmaster at Baltimore, Maryland, and which burned en route, together with tho mail-car, on the night of January seventh, eighteen hundred and seventy-tive, at Benning’s Station, on the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad, between ‘N'ashington and Baltimore. Approved, June 14, 1878. JUDO 14, lB78· CHAP. 208.-An act for the relief of William Mclndoe postmaster at Lonaconing, ` ““" ""*‘_— in Allegheny County, Maryland. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United W. Melndoe. States of America in Congress assembled, That the Auditor of the Treas- CW di}'? in *1** ury for the Post-Oilicc Department is hereby directed to credit William °°""t’ ° ‘ Mclndoe, postmaster at Lonaconing, in Alleghany County, State ot' Maryland, in his account as such postmaster, with the sum of one hundred dollars, being the amount of surplus money-order funds, which was mailed by him to the postmaster at Baltimore, Maryland, and was burned, together with the mail-car, on the night of the seventh of January, eighteen hundred and seventy-tive, at Benning’s Station, on the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad, between Washington and Baltimore. Approved, June 14, 1878. June 14, 1878. CHAP. 209.-An act for the relief of Mrs Amanda Rains, of Illinois. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the U ntted Amanda Rains. States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Treas- P“Ym""* *°· ury be, and he hereby is, authorized and directed to pay to Mrs Amanda Rains, widow of Doctor Jonathan Rains, deceased, the sum of one hun-