Page:United States Statutes at Large Volume 31.djvu/1559

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FIFTY-SIXTH CONGRESS. Sess. 1. Cns. 240-242, 247. 1900. 1507 CHAP. 240.-An Act Granting a pension to Amelia Taylor. April 17- mol; Be it enacted by the Senate and House ofR']e€resentatiyes cftbe United States of America in Ocmgress assembled, at the Secretary of the %g1;m)T¤>·1<>r. .I11tB1'lO1‘ be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to place on the ‘ ‘ pension roll, subject to the provisions and limitations of the pension aws, the name of Amelia Taylor, widow of Reuben Hendrickson, late of Company F, Twenty-seventh Regiment Indiana. Volunteer Infantry- and pay her a pension at the rate of twelve dolla; S per month. Approved, April 17, 1900. CHAP. 241.-An Act Granting an increase of pension to David L. Wentworth. f 1900. Be it enacted by the Senate and [base 0 f Regresentatiyes of the United States of America in Ocngress assembled, That the Secretary of the Qg;;§0g-}Q;iQ;;gg¤- Interior be and he is hereby, authorized and directed to place on the ` pension roll, subject to the xprovisions and limitations of the pension aws, the name of David L. entworth, late ordnance sergeant, Forty- second Regiment Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, and pay him a pension at the rate of thirty dollars per month in lieu of that he is now rece1ving. Approved, April 17, 1900. CHAP. 2-12.-An Act Granting an increase of pension to Henry Johns. April 17 .1900. p Be it enacted by the Senate Hcztse ofR?resentatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, `hat the Secretary of the HS¤SyJqimS. Interior be, and he is hereby, authorized to lplace on the pension roll, Pensm m°"“"d‘ subject to the provisions and limitations of the pension laws, the name of Henry Johns, late corporal of Company C, Twelfth Regiment Illinois Volunteer Infantry, and pay him a pension at the rate of thirty- six dollars per month in lieu of that he is now receiving. Approved, April 17, 1900. CHAP. 247 .—An Act For the relief of Hiram Johnson and others. Apu] 18_1900_ Be it enactedby the Senate and House of Rriyresentatiyes of the Mzited States 0 America in Om ress assembled, That the Secretar of the n1mm.rSn¤SS¤S¢S1. . W . . Y Treasury be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to pay, out of P“"’“°‘”“°· any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, the respective sums of money as hereinafter provided, to the respective persons named herein or to their heirs or legal representatives, to wit: To H. Johnson, six hundred and fifty-nine dollars and eighty-six cents· To ,Stephen M. Johnson, six hundred and fifty-nine dollars and ei%hty-six cents; o D. J. Franklin, one hundred and thirty dollars and forty-eight cents· . To ’Josiah Franklin, one hundred and fifty-six dollars and sixty cents· To ’Nat Buckley, two hundred and sixty-one dollars and twenty cents· To,John Turl. three hundred and thirteen dollars and forty-nine cents;