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.
To continue reading:
Want the full story?
Get TIME the way you want it
Week Digital Pass — $4.99
Pay-As-You-Go DIGITAL ACCESS — $2.99
Year ALL ACCESS — Just $30! Best Deal!
Print Magazine + Digital Edition +
Subscriber-only Content on TIME.com
Learn more about the benefits of being
a TIME subscriber
If you are already a subscriber sign up — registration is free!