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The rules being suspended and the bill having been read a third time,

Resolved, That it pass, and its title be as amended aforesaid.

Ordered, That the clerk ask the concurrence of the House of Representatives in said amendinents. On motion of Mr. Cross

The Senate adjourned.

AFTERNOON.

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message from the House of Representatives by their clerk: “Mr. President-The House of Representatives have passed sundry resolutions in relation to the death of Gen. ANDREW JACKSON, in which they ask the concurrence of the Hon. Se

nate."

The foregoing resolutions, sent up from the House of Representatives, in relation to the death of ANDREW JACKSON, having been read, were unanimously adopted, and are as follows:

Resolved by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened, That this Legislatore have heard with feelings of the most profound regret, the tidings of the recent death of General Andrew Jackson.

Resolved, That we deeply sympathize with the friends of humanity every where in the cominon sorrow for this melancholy event, which has transferred from our midst the successful warrior, the far-sighted statesman, and the fearless, true-hearted patriot, whose decease, now in the maturity of his years and of his glory, though long anticipated, falls upon us as a great national bereavement, and throws a whole people into deep and general mourning

Resolved, That His Excellency the Governor be requested to communicate a copy of these resolutions to the surviving family of the deceased.

On motion of Mr. Davis

Resolved, That as a further testimony of respect to the memoгу of ANDREW JACKSON, the Senate do now adjourn.

The Senate accordingly adjourned.

THURSDAY, JUNE 19, 1845.

The Senate proceeded to the consideration of the orders of the day, upon the bill, entitled, "An act in addition to and in amendment of an act to incorporate the Cheshire Railroad Company," passed Dec. 27, 1844.

On motion of Mr. Hale

Resolved, That said bill be put upon its second reading for the purpose of amendment.

On motion of Mr. Ilale

The bill was then amended by adding an additional section thereto.

On the question,
Shall said bill as amended be read a third time?
It was decided in the affirmativo.
On motion of Mr. Hale-

Resolved, That the rules of the Senate be so far suspended, hat said bill

may

be read a third time at the present time. The rules being suspended, the bill was read a third time. Resolved, That it pass, and its title be as aforesaid.

Ordered, That the clerk ask the concurrence of the House of Representatives in the passage thereof.

Mr. Davis, from the committee on Incorporations, to whom was referred the bill, entitled "An act to provide for the establishment of voluntary business associations,” reported the following resolution:

Resolved, That said bill ought not to pass.
On motion of Mr. Lane
The bill and report were laid on the table.

Mr. Hale, from the committee on Education, reported a bill, entitled “An act 10 authorize contiguous school districts to associate together to establish and maintain a high school,”

Which was read a first and second time.
On the question,
Shall said bill be read a third time ?
It was decided in the affirmative.

Ordered, That the same be read a third time this afternoon at 3 o'clock.

Mr. Smith, from the committee on Banks, to whom was referred the bill, entitled "An act to incorporate the Merrimack County Bank,” reported the same without amendment.

On the question,
Shall said bill be read a third time?

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It was decided in the affirmative.

Ordered, That the same be read a third time this afternoon at 3 o'clock. On motion of Mr. Davis

The Senate adjourned.

AFTERNOON.

The Senate proceeded to the consideration of the orders of the day, upon the bill, entitled "An act to incorporate the Merrimack County Bank,”

Which was read a third ime.
Resolved, That it pass, and its title be as aforesaid.

Ordered, That the clerk notify the House of Representatives accordingly.

The Senate proceeded to the consideration of the orders of the day, upon the bill

, entitled "An act to authorize contiguous school districts to associate together to establish and maintain a high school,"

Which was read a third time.
On the question,
Shall the bill pass ?
Mr. Cross asked for the yeas and nays.
Those who voted in the affirmative, are

Messrs. Demeritt, Robinson, Cale, Smith, Lane, Hale, Davis and Iews-8.

Those who voted in the negative, are Messrs. Gibson, McKean, Patten and Cross—4. So the affirmative of the question prevailed and the bill passed. Ordered, That the title be as aforesaid. Ordered, That the clerk ask the concurrence of the House of Representatives in the passage of the same.

A message from His Excellency the Governor, by the Secretary of State. To the Senate and House of Representatives :

I herewith transmit to the Senate, and to the House of Representatives, the annual reports of the superintendent, trustees, and board of visitors of the New Hampshire Asylum for the In

Those documents speak for themselves, and well deserve

sane.

the attention of the Legislature and of the public. They disclose in language not to be mistaken, the gratifying fact, of the success of that benevolent institution, and leave nothing to be wished for, except a fund sufficient to enable the trustees effectually to aid those who are unable to support themselves. That private as well as public support should be extended to an institution so well calculated to insure comfort, if not entire relief from that worst of all maladies, Insanity, no one, I think, can doubt.

JOHN H. STEELE. Council Chamber, June 19, 1845.

The foregoing message of His Excellency having been read, On motion of Mr. Cross

Ordered, That the message of His Excellency, and accompanying documents, be laid on the table; and that the clerk procure, for the use of the Senate, 500 printed copies of the same.

A message from the House of Representatives by their clerk:

“Mr. President—The House of Representatives have passed bills with the following titles and the following resolutions, in which they ask the concurrence of the Honorable Senaie, to wit :

"An act in addition to chapter sixty-nine of the Revised Statutes;"

"An act to constitute the town of Auburn;"

“An act in amendment, of chapter 132 of the Revised Statutes;”

"An act to establish a division line between the towns of Chichester and Loudon;"

“An act in addition to chapter 31 of the Revised Statutes;">

"An act in amendment of chapter 176 of the Revised Statutes;'

“An act to remedy the deficiency existing in the list of jurors in the county of Strafford;”

"An act in amendment of the one hundred and eighty-fourth chapter of the Revised Statutes;"

A resolution making an appropriation for the payment of any reward that has been or may be offered by the Executive for the apprehension and conviction of any person guilty of a capital offence against the laws of this State;

A resolution authorizing the treasurer to borrow forty thousand dollars on the credit and for the use of the State;

A resolution making an appropriation for the contingent expenses of the State;

A resolution making an appropriation for repairs on the State Pouse, State House yard and fence, and for furnishing apparatus to light the State House.

The foregoing bill, sent up from the House of Representalives, entitled " An act in amendinent of chapter 132 of the Revised Statutes,"

Was read a first and second time.

Ordered, That the same be referred to the committee on the Judiciary.

The foregoing bill, sent up from the House of Representatives, entitled " An act to remedy the deficiency in the jury lists in the county of Strafford;”?

Was read a first and second time.

Ordered, That the same be referred to the comunitiee on the Judiciary.

The foregoing bill, sent up from the House of Representatives, entitled “ An act in addition to chapter 31 of the Revised Statutes,"

Was read a first and second time.

Ordered, That the same be referred to the committee on the Judiciary.

The foregoing bill, sent up from the House of Representatives, entitled "An act to establish a division line between the towns of Chichester and Loudon,”

Was read a first and second tiine.

Ordered, That the same be referred to the committee on Incorporations.

The foregoing bill, sent up from the House of Representatives, entitled "An act in annendment of the one hundred and eightyfourth chapter of the Revised Statutes,'

Was read a first and second time.

Ordered, That the same be referred to the committee on the Judiciary.

The foregoing bill, sent up from the House of Representatives, entitled "An act to constitute the town of Auburn,"

Was read a first and second time.

Ordered, That ihe same be referred to the committee on Incorporations.

The foregoing bill, sent up from the House of Representatives, entitled, “An act in amendment of chapter 176 of the Revised Statutes,"

Was read a first and second tiine.

Ordered, That the same be referred to the committee on the Judiciary.

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