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CONCURRENT RESOLUTIONS OF CONGRESS.

R. S., sec. 1814, p. 321. Copy of resolutions to be transmitted to governor of Texas.

statues furnished and provided by said State in accordance with the provisions of section eighteen hundred and fourteen of the Revised Statutes of the United States. Resolved further, That a copy of these resolutions signed by the presiding officers of the House of Representatives and Senate, be forwarded to his excellency the governor of Texas.

Passed April 18, 1904.

ACCEPTING INVITATION TO LOUISIANA PURCHASE EXPOSITION

April 19, 1904. Louisiana Purchase Exposition. Invitation to Congress to attend the formal opening accepted. Appointment of committee.

Resolved by the Senate (the House of Representatives concurring), That the invitation extended to the Congress of the United States by the Louisiana Purchase Exposition to attend the formal opening ceremonies of said exposition, to be held at Saint Louis, Missouri, April thirtieth, nineteen hundred and four, be, and is hereby, accepted.

That the President pro tempore of the Senate and the Speaker of the House of Representatives be, and they are hereby, authorized and directed to appoint a committee to consist of ten Senators and fifteen Representatives of the Fifty-eighth Congress to attend the formal opening ceremonies referred to and to represent the Congress of the United States on that occasion.

Passed April 19, 1904.

CEREMONIES UNVEILING STATUE OF GENERAL SHERMAN.

April 21, 1904. Statue of General William T. Sherman. Proceedings of unveiling ceremonies, etc., ordered printed. Distribution.

Resolved by the Senate (the House of Representatives concurring), That there be printed and bound in the form such as is customary in the case of eulogies, twelve thousand copies of the proceedings and accompanying documents, with suitable process plates to be bound therewith, upon the unveiling of the Statue of General William T. Sherman, of which three thousand copies shall be for the use of the Senate, six thousand copies for the use of the House of Representatives, and three thousand copies, of which two hundred copies shall be bound in full morocco, to be distributed under the direction of the Chairman of the Joint Committee on the Library, in such manner as, in his judgment, may be desirable.

Passed April 21, 1904.

COMPREHENSIVE INDEX OF GOVERNMENT PUBLICATIONS.

April 21, 1904. Comprehensive Index of Government Publications. To be issued in two volumes.

Resolved by the Senate (the House of Representatives concurring), That the Public Printer be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to bind in two volumes, instead of one, the Comprehensive Index of Government Publications, eighteen hundred and eighty-one to eighteen hundred and ninety-three, the preparation of which is authorized by joint resolution of March third, eighteen hundred and ninety-seven.

Passed April 21, 1904.

MEMORIAL ADDRESSES ON LINCOLN, GARFIELD, AND MCKINLEY.

April 22, 1904. Memorial addresses on Abraham Lincoln, James A. Garfield, and William McKinley. Additional copies ordered printed.

Resolved by the House of Representatives (the Senate concurring), That there be printed and bound in one volume, in cloth, seventeen thousand copies of the three separate memorial addresses delivered before the two Houses of Congress, as follows: On February twelfth, eight