Page:United States Statutes at Large Volume 33 Part 2.djvu/716

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I FIFFY-EIGHTH CONGRESS. Sess. III. Cns. 151-1516. 1905. 2007 \Vhereas the Government of the United States having occupied a large portion of the said land for the purpose of il military post, and having expended a large amount of public money to establish and maintain a military reservation thereon, notwithstanding the fact that the Missionof Saint James claimed the title thereto, under the provisions of the Acts of Congress of August fourteenth, eighteen hundred and forty-eight, and March second, eighteen hundred and fifty-threei Therefore Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United Mi¤¤i¤¤ of Saint States of America in Congress assembbed, That there shall be aid, out Juiii;·s’¤»:¢i,iilb¢b. . of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appro riated; to the Right Reverend Bishop of Nesqually, in the State of Vhshington, as trustee of the said Mission of Saint James, the sum of twentv-Eve thousand dollars upon tiling in the proper Department a release to the United States, to be approved b the Attorney—General, of all claim to the land embraced wi in the limits of the military reservation at Vancouver, in the State of Washington, and of all claim for damages for destruction of property on or near the said land by the United States troops or vo unteers or Indians at any time anterior to the date of said release. ‘ Approved, March 3, 1905. CHAP. 1514.-An Act Granting an increase of pension to William J. Stewart. zggmlig ep Be it enacted aq the Senate and House of Re esentatives of the United [Prime, Ne. mc.] States of America in Congress assembled, £t the Secretary of the wmiml Interior be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to place on the Pension mmm. pension roll, subject to the provisions and limitations of thekpension ws, the name of William J. Stewart, late of Company , Sixth Regiment Minnesota Volunteer Infantry, and pay him a pension at the rate of twenty-four dollars per month in l1eu of that he is now receiving. , Approved, March 3, 1905. CHAP. 1515.—-An Act Granting an increase of pension to John Gibson. niramp Be it enacted by the Senate and House of R,lep¢·esentatives of the United "fF·1iY¤Eéi Staten of America in Con ress assembled, at the Secretary of·the I i Interior be. and he is hereby, authorized and directed to place on the ifialriuiiiiiiigbem. nsion roll, subject to the provisions and limitations of the pgnsion lizews. the name of John Gibson, late of Second Independent ttery Minnesota Volunteer Light Artillery, and pay him a pension at the rate of twenty-four dollars per month in lieu of that he is now receiving. Approved, March 3, 1905. CHAP. 1516.—An Act For the relief of Captain Ferdinand Hansen. Mémh s' mn? .1:. zses. _ Be it enacted b the Senate and House of Re esentatives of the Lbzited States of Amerigt in Ctrngress assembled, Tliid: the Secretary of War [Pm w'M`m8`] be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to amend the military gf_;*;{;*g¤§],lfx{)¤rj§)Qé record of Ferdinand Hansen, captain of Company D, Fourth Regi- uncnurse. ment Missouri Cavalry, and issue to him an honorable discharge, to date from the twelfth day of December, eighteen hundred and sixty- four: Provided, That nothing herein shall entitle said Ferdinand Han- p,0,.,_,,,_ sen to any back pay or allowances to which he might have been enti- X° mk P¤Y·°**= tled but for the action of the court-martial discharging him from the service. Approved, March 3, 1905.