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Senate Journal 1836 (30-318513-P167B.pdf)

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Manufactures on petition of Cyrus B. Conant and others)

Resolve additional in favor of certain officers +

soldiers of the Revolutionary War and the widows of the deceased officers and Soldiers (reported by Mr. Fish from the Committee on State Lands, on an Order relative to appropri- ating a quantity of land to supply the defi- ciency for the benefit of officers, soldiers etc)

-"- for the repeal of a Resolve providing for the appointment of School Commissioners (reported by Mr. Purinton from the Committee on Literature and Literary Institutions on an order relative to that subject) severally read once and Monday next eleven o'clock assigned for a second reading.

Bill to incorporate the Calais Academy (repor-

-ted by the same gentleman from the same Committee, on petition of George Downs + others)

-"- to establish a Seminary for the purpose of pro-

moting useful learning and the better qualify- ing of primary School Teachers (reported by the same gentleman on so much of the Governor's Message as relates to Literature and Literary Institutions)

Resolve for the endowment of the Maine Teachers' Seminary (reported by the same gentleman from the same Committee on the same subject) severally read once and ten o'clock, on Tuesday next assigned for a second reading.

Resolve requiring the Treasure to pay the mem- bers of the Legislature in Gold and Silver came up from the House further amended. The Senate reconsider their vote passing said Resolve to be en- grossed, adopt the amendments proposed by the House and pass the same to be engrossed as amended in concurrence.

Description: The journal of the Senate documents the proceedings in the chamber, including actions taken on bills, petitions and reports from committees read, and votes taken. The journals are not transcripts and therefore do not include floor speeches that are found in the modern Legislative Records.

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Language: English

Date: 1836

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