Work Done. The House of Representatives last week:
¶ Passed a bill to declare forfeited to the U. S. Government claims to
land grants asserted by the Northern Pacific R. R.
¶ Passed a bill adding $878,000 annually to the compensation of officers
and employes of Congress.
¶ Adopted a resolution (129-86) postponing maturity of part of the
French debt (see above).
¶ Adjourned until Sept. 23.
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