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position is held by the present incumbent; fourteen at $1,620 each; laborer in charge of Senate toilet rooms in old library space, $1,200; press gallery-superintendent, $3,660; assistant superintendent, $3,000; assistant superintendent, $1,920; messengers for service to press correspondents-two at $1,560 each, two at $1,440 each; radio press gallery-superintendent, $3,000; assistant superintendent, $1,960; laborers-three at $1,380 each, twenty-eight at $1,260 each, Senate pages. three at $480 each; special employees-seven at $1,000 each; twenty- one pages for the Senate Chamber, at the rate. of $4 per day each, during the session, $15,288; in all, $274,028. Police force, Senate Police force for Senate Office Building under the Sergeant at Office Building. Arms: Lieutenant, $1,740; special officer, $1,740; three sergeants at $1,680 each; twenty-eight privates at $1,620 each; in all, $53,880. POST OFFICE Salaries: Postmaster, $3,600; assistant postmaster, $2,880; chief clerk, $2,460; wagon master, $2,280; twenty-six mail carriers, at $1,740 each; in all, $56,460. FOLDING ROOM Salaries: Foreman, $2,460 and $540 additional so long as the posi- tion is held by the present incumbent; clerk, $2,280; clerk, $1,740; folders-chief, $2,040, fourteen at $1,440 each; in all, $29,220. CONTINGENT EXPENSES OF THE SENATE Per diem and sub- sistence expenses. 44 Stat. 688. 5U.S.C.§821; Supp. II, § 823. 56 Stat. 750. 40 U. S. C., Supp. I, ii l17-1741 . Vice President's automobile: For purchase, exchange, driving, maintenance, and operation of an automobile for the Vice President, $4,000. Reporting Senate proceedings: For reporting the debates and pro- ceedings of the Senate, payable in equal monthly installments, $69,750. Furniture: For services in cleaning, repairing, and varnishing furniture, $2,000. Furniture: For materials for furniture and repairs of same, exclu- sive of labor, and for the pulrch:lse of furniture, $8,000. Inquiries and investigations: For expenses of inquiries and inves- tigations ordered by the Senate, including compensation to stenog- raphers of committees, at such rate as may be fixed by the Committee to Audit and Control the Contingent Expenses of the Senate. but not exceeding 25 cents per hundred words, $150,000: Provided, That no part of this appropriation shall be expended for per diem and sub- sistence expenses except in accordance with the provisions of the Subsistence Expense Act of 1926. approved June 3, 1926, as amended. Joint Committee on Internal Revenue Taxation: For payment of one-half of the salaries and other expenses of the Joint Committee on Internal Revenue Taxation as authorized by law, $35.500. Folding documents: For folding speeches and pamphlets at a rate not exceeding $1 per thousand, $18,000. For materials for folding, $1,500. Fuel, and so forth: For fuel, oil, cotton waste, and advertising, exclusive of labor, $2,000. Senate restaurants: For payment to the Architect of the Capitol in accordance with the Act approved September 9, 1942 (Public Law 709, Seventy-seventh Congress), $35,000. Motor vehicles: For maintaining, exchanging, and equipping motor vehicles for carrying the mails and for official use of the offices of the Secretary and Sergeant at Arms, $8,760. PUBLIC LAWS-CH. 173-JUNE 28, 1943 [57 STAT. 224