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FIFTEEN TH CONGRESS. Sess. I. Ch. 129. 1818. 469 poses as may be agreed upon by :1 majority of the citizens. And the not be substan- Said trustees are hereby empowered, in all cases, when they shall confirm *l¤°°d· *l‘*>' MG claims to lots, to give deeds to the claimants for the same. ggagaggnig SE ' 3 Sec. 2. And be at further enacted, That the trustees of the town of may be sold, Vincennes shall have power, and they are hereby authorized, to dispose ‘*°°· of a tract of land containing about five thousand four hundred acres, mTh° ”"”°“"° , . . _ powered to which, by the fifth section of the act, entitled "An act for granting lands dispose of a. to the inhabitants and settlers at Vincennes and the Illinois country, in ****9* ¤Y l¤¤d» the territory north-west of the Ohio, and for confirming them in their 1`JI];;lf{,§’,f”,'¥9‘;f possessionsf passed on the third day of March, one thousand seven eh. 27, whs np: hundred and ninety-one, was appropriated as a common, to the use of P¤‘°P*'i¤*€d as ¤ the inhabitants of the said town: the said tract shall be divided into lots, °°‘H;°I;;act m as the trustees shall direct, of not more than fifty nor less than the quan· be divided mm tity of five acres, and shall be sold in the manner, and on the terms, l<>¢¤ ¤¤d md, which may by them be deemed most expedient and advantageous. They S"' shall also have power to convey, by complete title, the lots sold to the purchasers; and the proceeds of the lands so disposed of, or so much Proceeds to thereof as may be necessary For the purpose, shall be applied, under the l>¢ aPl{U?d f¤ direction of the said trustees, to the draining of a pond in the vicinity of ;h°0°:,“‘“‘“g °f the town; and the residue of the money arising from the said sales, if litesidue to any there be, shall be paid over to the trustees of the Vincennes Univer- Vinqermes Unisity, and shall, by them, be applied to the benefit of the said University. "°""Y' Sec. 3. Azul be it futher enacted, That the said trustees, when they Trustees to shall have performed the duties assigned to them under this act, shall ’°P°'* *° C°“" make :-1 report thereof to Congress. grew Approved, April 20, 1818. Sn·ru·r·r; I. Cuz4P. CXXIX.-*.HH Act providing for the deposit of wines and distilled spirits Qfll_$Ql§_§ in public warehouses, and for oiher purposes. [Obsolete.] Bc it enacted by the Sonata and House of Representatives of the United Act of March States of America, in COIIg7'CS5 assembled, That it shall be lawful for any 3¤£l9;ufh$§;; importer of wines or distilled spirits, which may be imported into the Ogwiges ,5 dis. United States at any time after the first day of June next, at his option, tilled lspirits, to be determined at the time of making an entry therefor, either to secure E;hg;,,‘;‘;‘ the duties thereon, on the same terms and stipulations as on other goods, as ,,,,,;,1,,,, gm; wares, and merchandise, imported, or to give his bond, in double the bond in double amount of the duties thereupon, with condition for the payment of the 3‘,:h0“';";““; said duties, in twelve calendar months from the date of such bond; which &c_ u M y’ bond shall be accepted by such collector, without surety, upon the terms Hnllowing, viz: the wines or distilled spirits, for the duties whereof such 'Up0n bend bond shall be accepted, shall be deposited at the expense and risk of the :;l‘°";En;:'°;>; importer, in such public or other storehouses as may be agreed upon $,,,,,,3 must be between the importer and the surveyor, or officer of inspection of the deposited. revenue, for the port where the said wines or spirits shall be landed: and such wines or spirits shall be kept under the joint locks of the inspector and the importer; but no delivery shall be made of such wines or spirits without a permit in writing, under the hand of the collector and naval officer of the port. Sec. 2. And be it further enacted, That no permit shall be given for No permit to the removal of the wines or spirits deposited under the provisions of the fj 2.* foregoing section, unless the duties upon the wines or spirits, for which wines Q,,. Spims, it shall be required, be first paid or secured, in the manner following, unless Elie dui; viz: the importer, or his assignee,. shall give bond, with. one or more $:Ss;;‘*ur;$,‘P;L‘ surety or sureties, to the satisfaction of the collector, in double the ’ amount of the duties, upon the wines or spirits in each case to be delivered, with condition for the payment of the said duties, at the same credits, to be computed from the da; of the permit, as would have been 2