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the petition of the stockholders of the Concord Bank, praying that the sum of five hundred dollars, paid by said bank into the treasury in the year 1840, may be refunded, reported the following resolution:

Resolved, That the petitioners have leave to bring in a bill.
On motion of Mr. Sawyer of Atkinson-
Resolved, That said resolution lie upon the table.

Mr. Morrill, from the committee on Engrossed Bills, reported that they had carefully examined and found correctly engrossed, a resolution in favor of Reuben D. Mooers;

Which report was, on motion, accepted.
Said resolution was then signed by the Speaker.
Ordered, That the clerk inform the Senate thereof.

Mr. Sawyer of Atkinson, from the committee to whom was referred the message of His Excellency the Governor, transmitting the resolutions of Massachusetts and Missouri, respecting the annexation of Texas and the occupation of Oregon, made a report, whereupon

Resolved, That the committee be discharged from the further consideration of said resolutions, and that the same be referred to the committee who have those subjects under consideration.

Mr. Wadleigh of Meredith, from the committee appointed to nominate a door-keeper, in place of Reuben D. Mooers, resigned, made a report, whereupon

Resolved, That Benjamin A. Noyes be appointed door-keeper for the remainder of the present session.

The House proceeded in the order of the day to the consideration of the bill, entitled “An act in addition to chapter sixty-nine of the Revised Statutes;"

Which was read a second time.
On motion of Mr. Fowler -
Resolved, That said bill lie upon the table.

The House proceeded in the order of the day to the considation of a resolution, authorizing the purchase of Gilchrist's Digest of the New Hampshire Reports, when published;

Which was read a second time.

Ordered, That it be read a third time to-morrow afternoon at three o'clock.

The House proceeded in the order of the day to the consideration of the bill, entitled "An act in addition to chapter 215 of the Revised Statutes;"

Which was read a second time.
On motion of Mr. Peirce of Dover-
Resolved, That said bill lie upon the table.

The House proceeded in the order of the day to the consideration of the resolution appropriating one thousand dollars in payment of the reward offered by the Executive, for the apprehennion of the inurderer of Jonas L. Parker;

Which was read a second time.

Ordered, That it be read a third time to-morrow afternoon at three o'clock.

The flouse proceeded in the order of the day to the consideration of a bill, entitled "An act in addition to an act, entitled An act to establish a corporation by the name of the Nashua Manufacturing company;'"

Which was read a second time.

Mr. McQuesten of Litchfield proposed so to amend said bill, as that the act should take effect on the first day of December next, instead of fronı its passage, as provided by the bill.

On niotion of Mr. Nettleton

Resolved, That said bill and proposed amendment lie on the table.

The House proceeded in the order of the day to the consideration of the bill, entitled "An act in amendment of chapter 132 of the Revised Statutes;'

Which was read a second time.
On motion of Mr. Stevens of Bristol-

Resolved, That the rules be so far suspended that said bill be read a third time at the present time.

Said bill was then read a third time.
Resolved, That it pass, and that its title be as aforesaid.

Ordered, That the clerk request the concurrence of the Senate therein.

On motion of Mr. Quimby

Resolved, That the committee on the Judiciary be instructed to inquire into the expediency of so amending the 67th chapter of the Revised Statutes of the State of New Hampshire, that the court of common pleas shall be obliged to allow such sum or sums as shall be actually paid by the several towns in the State, for clothing and support of county paupers, unless there has evidently been some mismanagement by said towns, io supporting and clothing said paupers.

Mr. Pitman submitted the following resolution:

Resolved, That the committee on Education be instructed to inquire into the expediency of reporting a bill, granting the public lands belonging to the State, to the county of Coos, to be appropriated for the benefit of common schools in said county.

And the question being put upon the adoption of said resolution,

It was decided in the negative.

The following message was received from the Senate by their clerk:

“Mr. Speaker-The Senate concur with the House of Representatives in the passage of a resolution in favor of Reuben D. Mooers.

The Senate have indefinitely postponed the bill, entitled "An act for the allowance of fees of witnesses in certain cases."

The Senate have passed bills with the following titles, in which they ask the concurrence of the House of Representatives:

(An act in addition to au act to incorporate certain persons by by the name of the Proprietors of the Cheshire Bridge corporation,” passed Dec. 11, 1804;

"An act in amendinent of chapter 67 of the Revised Statutes."

The House proceeded to the consideration of the foregoing bill, entitled "An act in amendment of chapter 67 of the Revised Statutes,” which came down from the Senate.

Said bill was read a first and second time.

Ordered, T'hat it be referred to the committee on the Judiciary.

The House proceeded to the consideration of the bill, entitled "An act in addition to an act to incorporate certain persons by the name of the Proprietors of the Cheshire Bridge corporation, approved Dec. 11, 1304;"

Which was read a first and second time.

Ordered, That it be referred to the committee on Roads, Bridges and Canals.

Agreeably to previous notice and by leave, Mr. Peirce of Dover introduced a bill, entitled “An act to incorporate the Dover Bank;">

Which was read a first and second time.
Ordered, That it be referred to the committee on Banks.
Mr. Peabody of Sullivan submitted the following resolution:

Resolved, That when the House adjourn this forenoon, they adjourn to meet again to-morrow at ten o'clock in the forenoon.

Mr. Boylston proposed so to amend said resolution, as that the House should adjourn to two o'clock this afternoon, which amendment was adopted.

The resolution as amended was then adopted.

Agreeably to previous notice and by leave, Mr. Nay introduced a bill, entitled "An act in addition to and in amendment of chapter 53 of the Revised Statutes;":

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

Agreeably to previous notice, and by leave, Mr. Rogers introduced a bill, entitled "An act to incorporate the Northern Extension and Connecticut River Valley Railroad;"

Which was read a first and second time.

Ordered, That it be referred to the committee on Roads, Bridges and Canals.

Agreeably to previous notice, and by leave, Mr. Sawyer of Dover introduced a bill, entitled “An act to remedy the deficienсу in the jury lists in Strafford county;"

Which was read a first and second time.
Ordered, That it referred to the committee on the Judiciary.

Mr. Adams, by leave, presented the account of Ephraim Cross, Deputy Coinmissary General.

Ordered, That it be referred to the committee on Military Accounts.

Agreeably to a resolution of the House, upon report of a committee, Mr. Dotou introduced a bill, entitled. “An act to sever a certain tract of land from the town of Hebron, and annex the same to the town of Plymouth;">

Which was read a first and second time.

Ordered, That it be referred to the committee on Towns and Parishes.

Agreeably to a resolution of the House, upon report of a committee, Mr. McClure of Groton introduced a bill, entitled “An act to sever a tract of land from the town of Hebron, and to annex the same to the town of Groton;'

Which was read a first and second tiine.

Ordered, That it be referred to the committee on Towns and Parishes.

On motion of Mr. Boylston

The House reconsidered their vote upon the resolution fixing upon the hour for the meeting of the House this afternoon.

On motion of Mr. Kenrick

The House reconsidered their vole upon the amendment proposed by Mr. Boylston to said resolution.

Mr. Boylston then proposed so to amend said resolution, as

that the House should adjourn to one half past one o'clock this afternoon, which amendment was adopted.

The resolution as amended was then adopted.

The following message was received from the Senate by their clerk:

“Mr. Speaker- The Senate concur with the House of Representatives in the passage of a bill, entitled “An act to prohibit members of the legislature from receiving pay when not in actual attendance upon the duties thereof,” with sundry amendments, in which they ask the concurrence of the House.”

The House proceeded to the consideration of the foregoing bill, entitled “An act to prohibit members of the legislature from receiving pay when not in actual attendance upon the duties thereof," with the amendments which came down from the Senate.

On motion of Mr. Stevens of Bristol-
Resolved, That said bill lie upon the table.
On motion of Mr. Blaisdell of Lebanon

The House adjourned.

AFTERNOON.

[Mr. Peirce of Dover in the chair.] Mr. Hibbard presented the following resolutions, wbich were unanimously adopted:

Piesolved by the Scnate and House of Representatives in General Court convened, That this Legislature 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 common 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

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