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PRIVATE ACTS OF THE FIFTY-EIGHTH CONGRESS

of the

UNITED STATES

Passed at the second session, which was begun and held at the city of Washington, in the District of Columbia, on Monday, the seventh day of December, 1903, and was adjourned without day on Thursday, the twenty-eighth day of April, 1904.


Theodore Roosevelt, President; William P. Frye, President of the Senate pro tempore; and Joseph G. Cannon, Speaker of the House of Representatives.




January 23, 1904.
[S. 6.]
[Private, No. 1.]

Cora M. Converse.
Pension.

Chap. 8.—An Act Granting a pension to Cora M. Converse.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Interior be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to place on the pension roll, subject to the provisions and limitations of the pension laws, the name of Cora M. Converse, widow of Oscar I. Converse, late of Company A, First New Hampshire Light Infantry, and first lieutenant, Fourteenth Regiment United States Infantry, and pay her a pension at the rate of twenty-five dollars per month.

Approved, January 23, 1904.




January 23, 1904.
[S. 7.]
[Private, No. 2.]

Alfred Woodman.
Pension increased.

Chap. 9.—An Act Granting an increase of pension to Alfred Woodman.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Interior be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to place on the pension roll, subject to the provisions and limitations of the pension laws, the name of Alfred Woodman, late of Company B, Second Regiment New Hampshire Volunteer Infantry, and pay him a pension at the rate of twenty-four dollars per month in lieu of that he is now receiving.

Approved, January 23, 1904.




January 23, 1904.
[S. 8.]
[Private, No. 3.]

Perry Kittredge.
Pension increased.

Chap. 10.—An Act Granting an increase of pension to Perry Kittredge.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Interior be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to place on the pension roll, subject to the provisions and limitations of the pension laws, the name of Perry Kittredge, late hospital steward Third Regiment New Hampshire Volunteer Infantry, and pay him a pension at the rate of thirty dollars per month in lieu of that he is now receiving, payable to his legally constituted guardian.

Approved, January 23, 1904.



January 23, 1904.
[S. 11.]
[Private, No. 4.]

John L. Sullivan.
Pension.

Chap. 11.—An Act Granting a pension to John L. Sullivan.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Interior be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to place on the pension roll, subject to the provisions and limitations of the pension laws, the name of John L. Sullivan, invalid and dependent son of Richard T. Sullivan, late of Company G, Eleventh Regiment New Hampshire Volunteer Infantry, and pay him a pension at the rate of twelve dollars per month.

Approved, January 23, 1904.




January 23, 1904.
[S. 65.]
[Private, No. 5.]

Charles R. Allen.
Pension increased.

Chap. 12.—An Act Granting an increase of pension to Charles R. Allen.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Interior be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to place on the pension roll, subject to the provisions and limitations of the pension laws, the name of Charles R. Allen, late of Company A, Second Regiment Illinois Volunteer Cavalry, and pay him a pension at the rate of thirty dollars per month in lieu of that he is now receiving.

Approved, January 23, 1904.




January 23, 1904.
[S. 112.]
[Private, No. 6.]

Henry G. Hammond.
Pension increased.

Chap. 13.—An Act Granting an increase of pension to Henry G. Hammond.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Interior be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to place on the pension roll, subject to the provisions and limitations of the pension laws, the name of Henry G. Hammond, late of Company G, Fiftieth Regiment Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, and pay him a pension at the rate of thirty dollars per month in lieu of that he is now receiving.

Approved, January 23, 1904.




January 23, 1904.
[S. 172.]
[Private, No. 7.]

Elizabeth McClaren.
Pension increased.

Chap. 14.—An Act Granting an increase of pension to Elizabeth McClaren.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Interior be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to place on the pension roll, subject to the provisions and limitations of the pension laws, the name of Elizabeth McClaren, widow of James McClaren, late of Company F, Thirty-fifth Regiment Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, and pay her a pension at the rate of twenty-four dollars per month in lieu of that she is now receivingProviso.
Increase to cease on death of child.
: Provided, That in the event of the death of Mary Elizabeth McClaren, helpless and dependent child of said James McClaren, the additional pension herein granted shall cease and determine.

Approved, January 23, 1904.




January 23, 1904.
[S. 338.]
[Private, No. 8.]

Jane M. Watt.
Pension increased.

Chap. 15.— An Act Granting an increase of pension to Jane M. Watt.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Interior be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to place on the pension roll, subject to the provisions and limitations of the pension laws, the name of Jane M. Watt, widow of John Watt, late first lieutenant, Sixteenth Regiment United States Infantry, and Company C, Thirty-eighth Regiment United States Colored Volunteer Infantry, and pay her a pension at the rate of seventeen dollars per month in lieu of that she is now receiving.

Approved, January 23, 1904.





January 23, 1904.
[S. 339.]
[Private, No. 9.]

Ebenezer H. Richardson.
Pension increased.

Chap. 16.—An Act Granting an increase of pension to Ebenezer H. Richardson.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Interior be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to place on the pension roll, subject to the provisions and limitations of the pension laws, the name of Ebenezer H. Richardson, late of Company H, Sixteenth Regiment United States Infantry, war with Mexico, and Company A, Fourteenth Regiment Illinois Volunteer Infantry, and pay him a pension at the rate of thirty dollars per month in lieu of that he is now receiving.

Approved, January 23, 1904.




January 23, 1904.
[S. 367.]
[Private, No. 10.]

George W. Richardson.
Pension increased.

Chap. 17.—An Act Granting an increase of pension to George W. Richardson.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Interior be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to place on the pension roll, subject to the provisions and limitations of the pension laws, the name of George W. Richardson, late chaplain Eleventh Regiment United States Colored Volunteer Infantry and Seventh Regiment United States Colored Volunteer Heavy Artillery, and pay him a pension at the rate of thirty dollars per month in lieu of that he is now receiving.

Approved, January 23, 1904.




January 23, 1904.
[S. 1604.]
[Private, No. 11.]

Mary A. Bishop.
Pension increased.

Chap. 18.—An Act Granting an increase of pension to Mary A. Bishop.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Interior be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to place on the pension roll, subject to the provisions and limitations of the pension laws, the name of Mary A. Bishop, widow of William Bishop, late colonel Seventh Regiment Missouri Volunteer Cavalry, and pay her a pension at the rate of thirty dollars per month in lieu of that she is now receiving.

Approved, January 23, 1904.




January 23, 1904.
[S. 1652.]
[Private, No. 12.]

Minerva A. McMillan.
Pension increased.

Chap. 19.—An Act Granting an increase of pension to Minerva A. McMillan.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Interior be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to place on the pension roll, subject to the provisions and limitations of the pension

laws, the name of Minerva A. McMillan, widow of James W. McMillan late colonel Twenty-first Regiment Indiana Volunteer Infantry and brigadier-general, United States Volunteers, and play her a pension at the rate of fifty dollars per month in lieu of that she is now receiving.

Approved, January 23, 1904.



January 23, 1904.
[S. 1704.]
[Private, No. 13.]

Lucretia Ritchhart.
Pension increased.

Chap. 20.—An Act Granting an increase of pension to Lucretia Ritchhart.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Interior be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to place on the pension roll, subject to the provisions and limitations of the pension laws, the name of Lucretia Ritchhart, widow of John Ritchhart, late musician Fourth Regiment Iowa Volunteer Infantry, and pay her a pension at the rate of twenty dollars per month in lieu of that she is now receivingProviso.
Increase to cease on death of child.
: Provided, That in the event of the death of Hattie Ritchhart, the helpless and dependent child of said John Ritchhart, the additional pension herein granted on account of said child shall cease and determine.

Approved, January 23, 1904.




January 23, 1904.
[S. 1755.]
[Private, No. 14.]

Thomas Banks.
Pension increased.

Chap. 21.—An Act Granting an increase of pension to Thomas Banks.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Interior be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to place on the pension roll, subject to the provisions and limitations of the pension laws, the name of Thomas Banks, late of Company G, Thirty-third Regiment Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, and Company H, Third Regiment Potomac Home Brigade Maryland Volunteer Infantry, and pay him a pension at the rate of thirty dollars per month in lieu of that he is now receiving.

Approved, January 23, 1904.




January 23, 1904.
[S. 1756.]
[Private, No. 15.]

Zebedee M. Cushman.
Pension increased.

Chap. 22.—An Act Granting an increase of pension to Zebedee M. Cushman.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Interior be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to place on the pension roll, subject to the provisions and limitations of the pension laws, the name of Zebedee M. Cushman, late second lieutenant Company D, Twenty-ninth Regiment Maine Volunteer Infantry, and pay him a pension at the rate of thirty dollars per month in lieu of that he is now receiving.

Approved, January 23, 1904.




January 23, 1904.
[S. 1772.]
[Private, No. 16.]

Louise K. Bard.
Pension increased.

Chap. 23.—An Act Granting an increase of pension to Louise K. Bard.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Interior be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to place on the pension roll, subject to the provisions and limitations of the pension laws, the name of Louise K. Bard, widow of John P. Bard, late first lieutenant Company K, Forty-second Regiment Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry, and pay her a pension at the rate of seventeen dollars per mouth in lieu of that she is now receiving.
Approved, January 23, 1904.



January 23, 1904.
[S. 1819.]
[Private, No. 17.]

Charles P. Skinner.
Pension increased.

Chap. 24.—An Act Granting an increase of pension to Charles P. Skinner.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Interior be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to place on the pension roll, subject to the provisions and limitations of the pension laws, the name of Charles P. Skinner, late of Company C, Thirty-third Regiment Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, and pay him a pension at the rate of twenty-four dollars per month in lieu of that he is now receiving.

Approved, January 23, 1904.




January 23, 1904.
[S. 1832.]
[Private, No. 18.]

George W. Herron.
Pension increased.

Chap. 25.—An Act Granting an increase of pension to George W. Herron.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Interior be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to place on the pension roll, subject to the provisions and limitations of the pension laws, the name of George W. Herron, late first lieutenant Company A, Fifty-fourth Regiment Kentucky Volunteer Infantry, and pay him a pension at the rate of fifty dollars per month in lieu of that he is now receiving.

Approved, January 23, 1904.




January 23, 1904.
[S. 1913.]
[Private, No. 19.]

Lorenzo E. Harrison.
Pension increased.

Chap. 26.—An Act Granting an increase of pension to Lorenzo E. Harrison.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Interior be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to place on the pension roll, subject to the provisions and limitations of the pension laws, the name of Lorenzo E. Harrison, late of Company K, Fifteenth Regiment Connecticut Volunteer Infantry, and pay him a pension at the rate of thirty dollars per month in lieu of that he is now receiving.

Approved, January 23, 1904.




January 23, 1904.
[S. 1929.]
[Private, No. 20.]

George W. Spahr.
Pension increased.

Chap. 27.—An Act Granting an increase of pension to George W. Spahr.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Interior be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to place on the pension roll, subject to the provisions and limitations of the pension laws, the name of George W. Spahr, late of Company F, Third Regiment Indiana Volunteer Cavalry, and pay him a pension at the rate of fifty dollars per month in lieu of that he is now receiving.

Approved, January 23, 1904.




January 23, 1904.
[S. 1952.]
[Private, No. 21.]

John Monahan.
Pension increased.

Chap. 28.—An Act Granting an increase of pension to John Monahan.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Interior be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to place on the pension roll, subject to the provisions and limitations of the pension laws, the name of John Monahan, late of Company G, Twenty-sixth Regiment Iowa Volunteer Infantry, and pay him a pension at the rate of thirty dollars per month in lieu of that he is now receiving.

Approved, January 23, 1904.




January 23, 1904.
[S. 1984.]
[Private, No. 22.]

Levi Roberts.
Pension increased.

Chap. 29.—An Act Granting an increase of pension to Levi Roberts.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Interior be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to place on the pension roll, subject to the provisions and limitations of the pension laws, the name of Levi Roberts, late of Company H, Fiftieth Regiment Illinois Volunteer Infantry, and pay him a pension at the rate of thirty dollars per month in lieu of that he is now receiving.

Approved, January 23, 1904.




January 23, 1904.
[S. 1985.]
[Private, No. 23.]

Jonathan Hites.
Pension increased.

Chap. 30.—An Act Granting an increase of pension to Jonathan Hites.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Interior be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to place on the pension roll, subject to the provisions and limitations of the pension laws, the name of Jonathan Hites, late of Company R, Forty-third Regiment Ohio Volunteer Infantry, and pay him a pension at the rate of twenty-four dollars per month in lieu of that he is now receiving.

Approved, January 23, 1904.




January 23, 1904.
[S. 2078.]
[Private, No. 24.]

Hampton C. Watson.
Pension increased.

Chap. 31.—An Act Granting an increase of pension to Hampton C. Watson.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Interior be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to place on the pension roll, subject to the provisions and limitations of the pension laws, the name of Hampton C. Watson, late of Company F, One hundred and twenty-fifth Regiment Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry, and pay him a pension at the rate of thirty dollars per month in lieu of that he is now receiving.

Approved, January 23, 1904.




January 23, 1904.
[S. 2125.]
[Private, No. 25.]

Marcus T. Caswell.
Pension increased.

Chap. 32.—An Act Granting an increase of pension to Marcus T. Caswell.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Interior be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to place on the pension roll, subject to the provisions and limitations of the pension laws, the name of Marcus T. Caswell, late of Company I, Sixty-fifth Regiment New York Volunteer Infantry, and pay him a pension at the rate of thirty dollars per month in lieu of that he is now receiving.
Approved, January 23, 1904.



January 23, 1904.
[S. 2218.]
[Private, No. 26.]

Amanda B. Tisdel.
Pension increased.

Chap. 33.—An Act Granting an increase of pension to Amanda B. Tisdel.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Interior be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to place on the pension roll, subject to the provisions and limitations of the pension laws, the name of Amanda B. Tisdel, widow of James M. Tisdel, late captain Company B, Ninety-fifth Regiment Illinois Volunteer Infantry, and pay her a pension at the rate of thirty dollars per month in lieu of that she is now receiving.

Approved, January 23, 1904.




January 27, 1904.
[S. 137.]
[Private, No. 27.]

Hannah Kelly.
Pension.

Chap. 36.—An Act Granting a pension to Hannah Kelly.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Interior be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to place on the pension roll, subject to the provisions and limitations of the pension laws, the name of Hannah Kelly, widow of Joseph J. Kelly, late colonel of One hundred and seventh Regiment Illinois Volunteer Infantry, and pay her a pension at the rate of thirty dollars per month.

Approved, January 27, 1904.




January 27, 1904.
[S. 215.]
[Private, No. 28.]

Mary D. Perry.
Pension.

Chap. 37.—An Act Granting a pension to Mary D. Perry.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Interior be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to place on the pension roll, subject to the provisions and limitations of the pension laws, the name of Mary D. Perry, widow of George Perry, late of Company C, Thirteenth Regiment Iowa Volunteer Infantry, and pay her a pension at the rate of twelve dollars per month.

Approved, January 27, 1904.




January 27, 1904.
[S. 358.]
[Private, No. 29.]

Charles M. Wilcox.
Pension increased.

Chap. 38.—An Act Granting an increase of pension to Charles M. Wilcox.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Interior be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to place on the pension roll, subject to the provisions and limitations of the pension laws, the name of Charles M. Wilcox, late of Company I, Third Regiment Ohio Volunteer Cavalry, and pay him a pension at the rate of twenty-four dollars per month in lieu of that he is now receiving.

Approved, January 27, 1904.




January 30, 1904.
[S. 9.]
[Private, No. 30.]

David E. Burbank.
Pension increased.

Chap. 41.—An Act Granting an increase of pension to David E. Burbank.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Interior be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to place on the pension roll, subject to the provisions and limitations of the pension laws, the name of David E. Burbank, late first lieutenant Company F, Sixteenth Regiment New Hampshire Volunteer Infantry, and pay him a pension at the rate of thirty dollars per month in lieu of that he is now receiving.

Approved, January 30, 1904.




January 30, 1904.
[S. 12.]
[Private, No. 31.]

Francis E. Chase.
Pension increased.

Chap. 42.—An Act Granting an increase of pension to Francis E. Chase.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Interior be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to place on the pension roll, subject to the provisions and limitations of the pension laws, the name of Francis E. Chase, late of Company E, Tenth Regiment New Hampshire Volunteer Infantry, and pay him a pension at the rate of fifty dollars per month in lieu of that he is now receiving.

Approved, January 30, 1904.




January 30, 1904.
[S. 13.]
[Private, No. 32.]

William Clark.
Pension increased.

Chap. 43.—An Act Granting an increase of pension to William Clark.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Interior be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to place on the pension roll, subject to the provisions and limitations of the pension laws, the name of William Clark, late of Company F, Second Regiment Vermont Volunteer Infantry, and pay him a pension at the rate of thirty dollars per month in lieu of that he is now receiving.

Approved, January 30, 1904.




January 30, 1904.
[S. 14.]
[Private, No. 33.]

Samuel M. Perry.
Pension increased.

Chap. 44.—An Act Granting an increase of pension to Samuel M. Perry.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Interior be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to place on the pension roll, subject to the provisions and limitations of the pension laws, the name of Samuel M. Perry, late of Company H, Fourteenth Regiment New Hampshire Volunteer Infantry, and pay him a pension at the rate of twenty-four dollars per month in lieu of that he is now receiving.

Approved, January 30, 1904.




January 30, 1904.
[S. 99.]
[Private, No. 34.]

Joel C. Shepherd.
Pension increased.

Chap. 45.—An Act Granting an increase of pension to Joel C. Shepherd.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Interior be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to place on the pension roll, subject to the provisions and limitations of the pension laws, the name of Joel C. Shepherd, late of Company D, Sixth Regiment United States Infantry, war with Mexico, and pay him a pension at the rate of sixteen dollars per month in lieu of that he is now receiving.

Approved, January 30, 1904.



January 30, 1904.
[S. 182.]
[Private, No. 35.]

Charles F. Holt.
Pension increased.

Chap. 46.—An Act Granting an increase of pension to Charles F. Holt.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Interior be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to place on the pension roll, subject to the provisions and limitations of the pension laws, the name of Charles F. Holt, late of Company G, Second Regiment New Hampshire Volunteer Infantry, and pay him a pension at the rate of thirty dollars per month in lieu of that he is now receiving.

Approved, January 30, 1904.




January 30, 1904.
[S. 190.]
[Private, No. 36.]

Charles H. Bell.
Pension increased.

Chap. 47.—An Act Granting an increase of pension to Charles H. Bell.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Interior be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to place on the pension roll, subject to the provisions and limitations of the pension laws, the name of Charles H. Bell, late of Company D, Eleventh Regiment New Hampshire Volunteer Infantry, and pay him a pension at the rate of twenty-four dollars per month in lieu of that he is now receiving.

Approved, January 30, 1904.




January 30, 1904.
[S. 451.]
[Private, No. 37.]

William T. Conant.
Pension increased.

Chap. 48.—An Act Granting an increase of pension to William T. Conant.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Interior be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to place on the pension roll, subject to the provisions and limitations of the pension laws, the name of William T. Conant, late of Company E, Thirty-second Regiment Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry, and pay him a pension at the rate of fifty dollars per month in lieu of that he is now receiving.

Approved, January 30, 1904.




January 30, 1904.
[S. 452.]
[Private, No. 38.]

Albert W. Bullock.
Pension increased.

Chap. 49.—An Act Granting an increase of pension to Albert W. Bullock.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Interior be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to place on the pension roll, subject to the provisions and limitations of the pension laws, the name of Albert W. Bullock, late of Company B, Twenty-second Regiment Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry, and pay him a pension at the rate of thirty dollars per month in lieu of that he is now receiving.

Approved, January 30, 1904.




January 30, 1904.
[S. 456.]
[Private, No. 39.]

Andrew J. Pierce.
Pension increased.

Chap. 50.—An Act Granting an increase of pension to Andrew J. Pierce.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Interior be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to place on the pension roll, subject to the provisions and limitations of the pension laws, the name of Andrew J. Pierce, late of Company G, First Regiment United States Volunteer Sharpshooters, and pay him a pension at the rate of twenty dollars per month in lieu of that he is now receiving.

Approved, January 30, 1904.




January 30, 1904.
[S. 458.]
[Private, No. 40.]

Charles Beattie.
Pension increased.

Chap. 51.—An Act Granting an increase of pension to Charles Beattie.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Interior be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to place on the pension roll, subject to the provisions and limitations of the pension laws, the name of Charles Beattie, late first lieutenant Company F, Fourteenth Regiment Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry, and pay him a pension at the rate of twenty-four dollars per month in lieu of that he is now receiving.

Approved, January 30, 1904.




January 30, 1904.
[S. 471.]
[Private, No. 41.]

Silas Meserve.
Pension increased.

Chap. 52.—An Act Granting an increase of pension to Silas Meserve.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Interior be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to place on the pension roll, subject to the provisions and limitations of the pension laws, the name of Silas Meserve, late of Company F, Twentieth Regiment Maine Volunteer Infantry, and pay him a pension at the rate of thirty dollars per month in lieu of that he is now receiving.

Approved, January 30, 1904.




January 30, 1904.
[S. 472.]
[Private, No. 42.]

Byron D. Babcock.
Pension increased.

Chap. 53.—An Act Granting an increase of pension to Byron D. Babcock.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Interior be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to place on the pension roll, subject to the provisions and limitations of the pension laws, the name of Byron D. Babcock, late of Company G, Sixteenth Regiment Maine Volunteer Infantry, and pay him a pension at the rate of twenty-four dollars per month in lieu of that he is now receiving.

Approved, January 30, 1904.




January 30, 1904.
[S. 478.]
[Private, No. 43.]

Olive J. Bailey.
Pension increased.

Chap. 54.—An Act Granting an increase of pension to Olive J. Bailey.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Interior be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to place on the pension roll, subject to the provisions and limitations of the pension laws, the name of Olive J. Bailey, widow of Chandler B. Bailey, late