Congressional Edition Volume 1621

Congressional Edition Volume 1621

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1874 edition. Excerpt: ...ot the Senate, at $1,440 each;secretary to the Vice-President, $2,102.40;clerk to the Committee on Finance, $2,220; clerk to the Committee on Claims, $2,220; clerk of printing records, $2,220; clerk to the Committee on Appropriations, $2,220; clerk to the Committee on Commerce, $2,220; one laborer in charge of private passage, $864; one special policeman, $1,000;Chaplain to the Senate, $900;chief engineer, $2,160;three assistant engineers at $1,440 each;two firemen at $1,095 each;three laborers, at $730 each;making, in all To pay Kate Dodson, employed under the Sergeant-at-Arms, for attending the ladies' retiring-room of the Senate For contingent expenses of the Senate, namely: For stationery and newspapers, (including $5,000 for stationery for committees and officers of the Senate) For clerks to committees--For fourteen pages for the Senate-chamber, two riding pages, one page for Vice-President's room, and one page for the office of the Sec-retary of the Senate, making eighteen pages in all, at the rate of $2.50 per day while actually employed, said pages to be appointed and removed by the Sergeant-at-Arms, with the approval of the Committee to Audit and Control the Contingent Expenses of the Senate---. For hire of horses and mail-wagons for carrying the mails, for horses and wagons, and for one saddle-horse for messengers For fuel and oil for the heating apparatus, $10,000; for furniture and repairs of furniture, $9,000; for labor, $12,000;for folding documents, and materials therefor, $5,000;for packing-boxes, $740; for miscellaneous items, exclusive of labor, $15,000 CAPITOL POLICE. For one captain, $2,000: three lieutenants, at $1,600 each; twenty-seven privates, at $1,400 each, $37,800;and eight watchmen, at $1.000 each, $8,000; more

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  • Paperback | 186 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 10mm | 340g
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236486463
  • 9781236486462