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SIXTY-SECOND CONGRESS. Sess. II. Ch. 157. 1912. 127 ments, and the machinery necessary for their manufacture ut the arsenals, thI:8B·hUI1d1'€d thousand dollars: Promkled, That 110 part of this mmm. aprropmstixon shall be expended for the purchase of any mountain, d,m""'°,§°“,§, ",°"" fie d, or megs cqnnon, inc1uding their carriages, from any person, ym N wl firgn, or corporapmu which has not at the time of commencement of sand work established an eivht,-hour workday for all employees, laboreys, and mechanics engagccia or to be ergggcd in the work of construe- · txou of thq cannon named herein: Pr ed, That the Chief of Ord- u:c‘};****;>¤;;d¤°¤· nance, United Stptcs Army, is hereby authorized to enter into con- mt (m ' tracts or 0t·hBI’W'lS6 incur obligations for the urposes above mentioned not cxcccd three hundred thousand Xollms, in addition to the appropnations herein and heretofore madc. For the purchase, manufacture, and test of ammunition for mouu- ‘“‘““““i°“· tain, field, and sicgc cannon, including tho necessary experiments in connection therewith and the machinery necessary for nts manufacture at the arsenals, six hundred thousand dollars: Provided, That, except in time of war or when in the judgment of the President war ¢•.y`€e·:R£$$l¤k-K¤?rk` is igumincnt, no part. of this or of any other sum in this Act for ammu- _ nitwn shall be expended for the purchase of any ammunition from any person, firm, or corporation which has not at the time of commencement of said work established an eight.-hou: workday for all employees, laborers, and mechanics cnga.ged`0r to be engaged in the work of manufactuniug the ammunition named herein. For the purchase, manufacture, and iest of ammunition for ses- ,;,'f,‘j_2{‘§f,},}§,,f ‘°’ coast caxmou, includiuiutéhc necessary experiments in connection therewith, and the mac cry necessary for its manufacture at the arsenals, one hundred and forty thousand dollars. A .t. f For the purchase, manufacture, and test of ammunition, subcaliber m$LT°.H?x`{e¥; mms, and other accessories for scacoast artillery practice, including P'°°"°°· the machinery necessary for their manufacture at the arsenals, four hundred and twenty-five thousand dollars. _ _ For the alteration and maintenance of the mobile artillery, includ- d,fQ§§f‘3'§_“‘°""" “" ing the purchpse and manufacture of machinerg, tools, myd materials necessary for the work and the expenses of t, e mochamcs engaged thereon, forty-five thousand dollars. _ For the purchase, manufacture, and test of ammunition, subcalibcr ,,e{§§f"“,§Q[E_f"_j;§§,{(,‘},‘[ guns, and other accessories for mountain, field, apd siege artillery vr•¢¤¢¢- practice, including the machinery necessary for their manufacture at the arsenals, one hundred and thirty thousand dollars. M H id For the alteration of three and two—t<=uths inch batteries to rapid- nn, §§`nL`Ew,°fQJ_?" ` fire Held batteries, including sights, implements, cquipmen ts, and the materials and machinery necessary for alteration and manufacture at the arsenals, seventy-five thousand dollars. _ _ _ Amd `_ W For the alteration and maintenance of Seacoast A.I`t11]QI’V, mcluding wueariméri-.°" ` the purchase and manufacture of mzmchinoxjv, tools, materials necessary for the work, and expenses of civilian mcchanics and extm.-duty pay of enlisted mcn engaged thereon, three hundred thousand dollars. Pnovmc cnomm. SANDY HOOK, NEW JERSEY. ;§¤s?rg$°°k pm" For current expenses of the ordnance proving ground, Sandy Hook, “*’°"’“· °°°’ New Jersey, comprising the maintenance of mil water transportation, repairs, alterations, accessories, and service of employees incidental to testing and proving ordnance material, hire of assnstgnts for the Ordnance Board, purchase of instruments and agiclcs reqmured. for usd? and experimental work, building and repairing butts and EIMEES, caring and grading ranges, fifty-six thousand two hundred 0 . · For the nwcqary expensespf officers while temporarily eguploycd ,.§,§:,{’{"°" °°` OH 0l'dmmce dutws at the pmving ground and absent fron; thS1;£§'0PBl' hmm ,,,_

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