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502. An Act to authorize George T. Hummel, of Hummelstown, to sell

certain ground rents,

504

503. An Act to incorporate the Venango oil company,

505

504. An Act relating to William M'Kee's ferry, in Allegheny county, 507

505. Supplement to an act to incorporate the Pittsburg and Birming-

ham Passenger railway company, approved 13th April, 1859, 508

506. An Act to enable the district court of the city and county of Phila-

delphia to quash the writ of sequestration against the Heston-

ville, Mantua and Fairmount Passenger railway company,

509

507. An Act to vacate a portion of Kingsessing avenue, in the Twenty-

fourth ward of the city of Philadelphia,

510

508. An Act to incorporate the Philadelphia Dental college,

511

509. An Act relative to the payment of the enrolment tax of the Pio-

neer iron company,

512

510. An Act relative to the taking of certain grounds, situated in the

city of Pittsburg, by the Pennsylvania railroad company, 512

511. A further supplement to the act of incorporation of the Lehigh and

Delaware Water Gap railroad company,

513

512. An Act to consolidate and fund the debt of the borough of Scran-

ton,

514

513. An Act to incorporate the Grain Elevator company of Pittsburg, 518

514. An Act relating to proceedings in cases of partition in equity, 519

515. An Act providing for the military board of claims,

520

516. An Act to incorporate the Western insurance and transportation

company,

521

517. An Act relative to the term of office of school directors,

523

518. An Act to incorporate the Garment Cutters' association of Philadel-

phia,

523

519. An Act to change the place of holding the elections in certain

townships in Dauphin county,

525

520. An Act to release the county of Potter from the payment of a

certain judgment in favor of the Commonwealth,

526

521. An Act declaring Trout run and Spring run public highways, 326

522. An Act to prevent vexatious attachments, and to regulate the

costs thereof,

527

523. A further supplement to an act, entitled, “An Act relating to Al-

legheny county," approved 1st May, A. D. 1861, and the sup-

plement thereto, approved 8th April, A. D. 1862,

528

5:24. A supplement to the act relating to the liens of mechanics and

others upon buildings, approved the 16th of June, 1836,

529

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525. An Act to provide for the adjudication and payment of claims

arising from the loss of horses, and other property, taken or de-

stroyed in the border counties by the rebels in October, A. D.

1862, and for property and horses impressed for the use of the

military of the State, in September, 1862,

529

526. A supplement to the act to consolidate, revise and amend the penal

laws of this Commonwealth, approved the 31st day of March,

1860,

531

5:27. An Act relating to returns by collectors of unseated taxes in the

county of Potter,

531

528. An Act to encourage the extension of lateral railroads,

532

529. An Act to validate certain conveyances made by married women

since the 11th day of April, 1848,

533

530. An Act to regulate railroad gauges,

534

531. An Act regulating licenses to eating houses in Warren borough, 534

532. An Act relative to borough elections in the county of Carbon, 535

533. An Act to repeal an act approved the 17th day of February, 1859,

entitled “An Act to secure a stricter accountability of certain

public oflicers in Schuylkill county,”

536

534. An Act to enable the commissioners of Clinton county to borrow

money, and for other purposes,

536

535. An Act supplementary to an act incorporating the Western Penn-

sylvania hospital,

539

536. An Act in relation to a certain road in the county of Clinton, 546

537. An Act authorizing notaries public in this state, and in any State

or Territory in the United States, to take acknowledgments of

deeds and letters of attorney, and to confirm acknowledgments

heretofore made,

548

538. An Act to provide for the payment of the militia called into ser-

vice by the proclamation of the Governor, and the order of the

11th of September last,

549

539. An Act to extend the jurisdiction of justices of the peace to cer-

tain criminal proceedings in the county of Venango,

551

540. An Act repealing an act to appoint commissioners to keep in re-

pair the East and West State road, in M'Kean county,

551

541. An Act to authorize the treasurer of Greene county to pay the sal-

ary of the brigade inspector of the fourteenth brigade of the sev.

enteenth division, Pennsylvania militia,

552

542. An Act creating two additional assessors for the Twentieth ward

of the city of Philadelphia,

552

543. An Act vacating part of Mud lane, or Old Montgomery street, in

the Nineteenth ward of the city of Philadelphia,

553

544. An Act supplementary to an act to incorporate the Shamokin

Valley and Pottsville railroad company,

554

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545. An Act granting certain additional powers to the courts of com-

mon pleas in the several counties of this Commonwealth, 554

546. A supplement to an act incorporating the Little Schuylkill navi.

gation, railroad and coal company,

555

517. An Act authorizing the sale of the Lebanon Female seminary pro-

perty,

556

548. An Act relating to the publication of legal notices in certain

counties of this Commonwealth,

556

549. A supplement to an act to provide for the adjudication and pay.

ment of certain military claims, approved April 16, 1862,

557

550. An Act authorizing the Auditor General to draw certain warrants

upon the State Treasurer in favor of the stockholders of the

West Philadelphia railroad company,

560

551. A supplement to an act for the greater certainty of title and more

secure enjoyment of real estate, passed 220 April, A. D. 1856, 360

552. A further supplement to the act of Assembly regulating auctions

and auctioneers,

561

553. An Act to punish the fraudulent receiving of money on deposit,

554. A further supplement to the several acts heretofore passed relating

to the Union canal company of Pennsylvania,

563

555. A supplement to an act to authorize the Wyoming canal company,

and its creditors, to agree to an adjustment of their respective

rights, approved April 3, 1863,

567

556. An Act relating to the assignment of bonds and mortgages, 567

557. An Act to extend the fourth section of an act, entitled "An Act

to alter the times for holding courts in the county of Tioga,

and for other purposes," approved the 4th day of April, 1837, to

the county of Schuylkill,

568

558. An Act to stay proceedings against the sureties of Andrew S. Har-

rison, and revive the warrant to Andrew S. IIarrison, a collec-

tor of taxes in the borough of Huntingdon,

569

559. An Act to authorize the commissioners of Mercer county to com-

promise with the holders of its bonds, issued to railroad compa-

nies,

569

560. An Act to authorize certain military officers to take affidavits, tes-

timony, and the acknowledgments of the execution of deeds, and

other instruments of writing, of persons in the military service

of this State, or the United States,

572

561. An Act to re-adjust and settle the assessed valuation of the

county of Clarion,

573

562. An Act supplementary to an act passed January 29, 1863, au-

thorizing the commissioners and controller of Allegheny county

to compromise with the holders of bonds of said county, 574

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563. An Act to authorize William H. Schall, guardian of John Hub-

ley Schall, to sell and convey certain real estate,

575

564. A further supplement to an act to incorporate the Clinton County

coal company, approved April 18th, A. D. 1853, and changed

to the name of the Eagleton coal company, by act of 24th March,

A. D. 1859,

577

565. An Act relating to the estate of Rachel Parker,

578

566. An Act to confirm a certain contract between Edwin M. Lewis,

of the city of Philadelphia, and the Pennsylvania coal company, 579

567. An Act relative to the Union Mutual insurance company of Phil.

adelphia,

580

568. An Act to prevent frauds upon travelers,

582

569. An Act to authorize the Treasurer of the Commonwealth to pay to

George R. Berrell money overpaid by him as an auctioneer, 583

570. An Act relative to the Scranton Bank,

584

571. A supplement to an act relating to the Catasauque and Fogles-

ville railroad company,

585

572. An Act to authorize Woodland street, in the Twenty-fourth ward

of the city of Philadelphia, to be graded, curbed and paved,

586

573. An Act to validate the title to real estate, late of William H.

James, in the county of Chester, sold to Wellington C. James, 587

574. A supplement to an act to incorporate the Jamestown and Frank-

lin railroad company, approved April 5th, 1802,

587

575. An Act to allow the trustees of the First Presbyterian congrega-

tion of the city of Allegheny to vacate a certain grave yard,

and for other purposes,

588

576. A supplement to the act of incorporation of the Southern Mutual

fire insurance company of York county, approved the 26th day of

March, A. D. 1860,

589

577 An Act for the incorporation of the Brookville cemetery com-

pany,

590

578. An Act to incorporate the Jersey Shore cemetery,

591

579. An Act to incorporate the Bald Eagle Valley barbor company, 595

580. An Act to authorize the trustees of the congregation of the Union

church of Mount Holly Springs to sell certain real estate, 596

581. An Act to incorporate the Elk Hill coal company,

597

582. An Act to authorize the construction of a bridge over Oil creek, 600

583. A further supplement to the act incorporating the Mutual fire in-

surance company of Berks county, approved January 31, 1815, 600

584. A supplement to an act to incorporate the Shawmut and Ridgway

railroad company, approved May 1, A. D. 1861,

601

RESOLUTIONS.

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1. Joint resolution relative to the purchase of Purdon's Digest and

Ziegler's Manual,

603

2. Resolution to pay the Chief Clerk, Assistant Clerks and other

officers,

603

3. Joint resolution relative to the establishment of a navy yard at

League island,

605

4. Joint resolution instructing our Senators and requesting our Rep-

resentatives in Congress to vote for the repeal of the duty on

paper,
,

605

5. Joint resolution requesting the Governor to call on the General

Government to return the sick and wounded soldiers from this

State to hospitals here,

606

6. Joint resolution relative to the purchasing of a flag for the Fifty-

fourth regiment of Pennsylvania volunteers,

607

7. Joint resolution relative to compensating citizens of Pennsylvania

for losses sustained by the rebel raid into this State on the 10th

and 11th days of October last,

607

8. Resolution to pay the expenses incurred in fitting up the folding

room for the House of Representatives, under the direction of a

conmittee of the House,

608:

9. Joint resolution relative to the dam of the Susquebanna canal com-

pany,

609

10. Joint resolution relative to the pay of the Board of Revenue Com-

missioners,

609

11. Joint resolution authorizing the Governor to present new flags to

the Eighty-third, One Hundred and Eleventh and Seventy-eighth

regiments, Pennsylvania volunteers, and Seventh Pennsylvania

cavalry, in place of their former ones destroyed in battle,

12. Joint resolution authorizing the Governor to purchast ground suffi-

cient for the erection and construction of a new magazine, and

also for the proper repair and security of the present magazine, 611

13. Joint resolution relative to the purchase of certain maps,

612

14. Joint resolution in relation to an act to incorporate the Shenango

Valley coal and transportation company, approved April 11,

1862,

612

15. Joint resolution to correct two errors in the act to provide for the

ordinary expenses of the government, and other general and spe-

cific appropriations, approved April 14, 1863,

613

16. Joint resolution proposing amendments to the Constitution, 614

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