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Those voting in the affirmative are:

Messrs. Crawford, Darnell, Eckbart, Evans, Gibbs, Hogan, IIumphrey, Johns, Johnson, Organ, Stephenson, Thompson 12.

Those voting in the negative are:

Mesurs. Adams, Bacon of Edgar, Bell, Berggren, Burke, Chapman, Crabtree, Curtina, Forman, Garrity, Gore, Greenwood, Hadley, Higgins, Hill, Knopf, Leman, McGrath, Monahan, Orendorf, Pearson, Pierce, Reavill, Reinhardt, Seiter, Shuti, Strattan, Streeter, Sumner, Torrance, Washburn, Wheeler, Yost--33.

Mr. Sumner offered the folloing amendment, which was lost, viz.:

Amend the bill by adding the following: Providel, further, That there shall be credited or endorsed on such judgment and execution by imprisonment only an amount computed at the rate of one dollar and fifty cents per day during the time of such imprisonment under the judgment and execution."

Mr. Stephenson offered the following amendment, which was lost, viz.:

Amend line 12 by striking out the words “six months” and insert “one year.”

The question now being, “Shall the foregoing bill be ordered printed for a third reading?” it was decided in the affirmative.

HOUSE MESSAGES.

A message from the House, by Mr. Dawson, Assistant Clerk:

Mr. President: I am directed to inform the Senate that the House of Representatives has passed bills of the following titles, in the passage of which I am instructed to ask the concurrence of the Senate, to-wit:

House Bill No. 58, a bill for "An act making appropriations for the ordinary and other expenses of the Soldiers' and Sailors' home at Quincy,

Also, House Bill No. 257, a bill for "An act requiring county commissioners to give bonds."

Also, House Bill No. 616, a bill for “An act to amend 'An act to provide for the election of commissioners of highways in counties under township organization, and to legalize the election and official acts of such as were elected in the years 1874 and 1875, and to fix the compensation of the treasurer of such commissioners,' approved and in force April 15, 1875, by changing the numbers of sections 2 and 3 to 5 and 6, and to add to said act sections to be numbered 2, 3 and 4." All the above bills passed the House May 25, 1887.

JOHN A. REEVE, Clerk of the House of Representatives. On motion of Mr. Crawford, the foregoing bills were ordered on the calendar for a first reading.

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A message from the House of Representatives, by Mr. Reeve, Clerk:

Mr. President: I am directed to inform the Senate that the House of Representatives has adopted the following preamble and joint resolution, in the adoption of which I am instructed to ask the concurrence of the Senate, to-wit:

WHEREAS, Monday next, May 30, is the annual Memorial day and a national holiday; and

WHEREAS, The members of this General Assembly desire on that day to pay fitting tribute of respect to the nation's defenders; therefore,

Resolved by the House of Representatives, the Senate concurring, That when the two Houses of
this General Assembly a journ on Friday, the 27th day of May, 1887, they shall stand adjourned until
Tuesday, the 31st day of May, 1887.
Adopted by the House May 26, 1887.

JOHN A. REEVE, Clerk of the House of Representatives. By unanimous consent, Mr. Stephenson offered the following resolution, which, by unanimous consent, was taken up for consideration and adopted, viz.:

WHEREAS, It has been stated by the newspapers of the State and by the finding of the coroner's ury of Moultrie county, Iliinois, that one Bayless G. Peadro, a citizen of the Thirty-third district of the State of Illinois, recently confined at the insane asylım at Anna, Illinois, has come to his death by the brutal treatment he received at the hands of the attendants of that institution while he was there confined; therefore, be it

Resolved by the Senate of the State of Illinois, That a committee of three members of this body be and they are hereby appointed to inquire into the cause of the death of said Baylass G. Peadro.

Resolved, That such committee have power to send for persons, swear witnesses anii hear evidence in such matter, and report to this body at an early day their findings in this case; be it further

Resolred, That said committee shall be authorized to act in conjunction with a similar committee on the part of the House if appointed.

By unanimous consent, at request of Mr. Hogan, Senate Bill No. 395, for "An act in relation to the public revenue," on third reading, was taken up for consideration, and was being read at large a third time, when, at 12:33 o'clock P. M., on motion of Mr. Johns, the Senate adjourned for the afternoon session.

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2:30 O'CLOCK P. M.

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The Senate resumed the transaction of business.

Hon. A. W. Berggren, President pro tempore of the Senate presiding

The reading at large a third time of Senate Bill No. 395, for "An act in relation to the public revenue," which had been printed, was continued to the completion thereof.

And the question being, “Shall this bill pass ?” it was decided in the affirmative: Yeas, 40; nays, 5.

Those voting in the affirmative are:

Messrs. Adams, Bacon of Edgar, Bacon of Will, Bell, Berggren, Burke, Cantwell, Chapman,
Cochran, Crabtree, Crawford, Curtiss, Darnell, Dean, Eckhart, Evans, Garrity, Gibbs, Green-
wood, Hadley, Hogan, Humphrey, Johns, Johnson, Knopf, McGrath, Monahan, Orendorf, Organ,
Pearson, Pierce, Reinhardt, South worth, Stephenson, Streeter, Sumner, Thompson, Washburn,
Wheeler, Yost-10).

Those voting in the negative are:
Messrs. Forman, Higgins, Hill, Leman, Seiter-5.

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Ordered that the title be as aforesaid, and that the Secretary inform the House of Representatives thereof and ask their concurrence therein.

By unanimous consent, at request of Mr. Curtiss, Senate Bill No. 333, for “An act to provide for the ordinary and contingent expenses of the State government until the expiration of the first fiscal quarter after the adjournment of the next regular session of the General Assembly," having been printed, was read at large a third time.

And the question being, “Shall this bill pass?" it was decided in the affirmative: Yeas, 39; nays, 1.

Those voting in the affirmative are:

Messrs. Bacon of Edgar, Bacon of Will, Berggren, Burke, Chapman, Cochran, Crabtree, Crawford, Curtiss, Dean, Eckhart, Evans, Garrity, Gibbs, Gore, Greenwood, Hadley, Hogan, Humphrey, Johns, Johnson, Kropf, Leman, McGrath, Monahan, Organ, Pearson, Pierce, Reavill, Reinhardt, Shutt, Southworth, Streeter, Sumner, Thompson, Torrance, Washburn, Wheeler, Yost-39.

Mr. Darnell voting in the negative.

Ordered that the title be as aforesaid, and that the Secretary inforın the House of Representatives thereof and ask their concurrence therein.

REPORTS OF STANDING COMMITTEES.

Mr. McGrath, from the committee on education and educational institutions, to which was referred a bill, Senate Bill No. 419, for “An act to confer additional power upon universities, colleges and seminaries, incorporated under the laws of the State of Illinois." reported the same back with the recommendation that the bill do pass.

The report of the committee was concurred in, and the bill was ordered to a second reading and to be printed.

Mr. McGrath, from the committee on education and educational institutions, to which was referred a bill, Senate Bill No. 405, for “An act to amend an act entitled 'An act to authorize cities, incorporated towns and townships to establish and maintain free public libraries and reading-rooms,' approved and in force March 7, 1872, by authorizing the establishment and maintenance of such libraries and reading-rooms in school districts, and to require the Superintendent of Public Instruction to prepare list of books for use of public libraries," reported the same back with the recommendation that the bill do pass.

The report of the committee was concurred in, and the bill was ordered to a second reading and to be printed.

Mr. Adams, from the committee on engrossed and enrolled bills, reports that a bill of the following title has been correctly engrossed, and is returned herewith, to-wit:

Senate Bill No 301, a bill for "An act to amend sections two (2), six (6), eight (8) and eleven (11) of an act entitled 'An act to regulate the practice of pharmacy in the State of Illinois.''

Mr. Wheeler, from the committee on judicial departinent, to which was referred a bill, Senate Bill No. 125, for “An act to provide for and regulate the administration of trusts by trust companies, reported the same back with the recommendation that the bill do not pass.

The report of the committee was concurred in, and the bill, on motion of Mr. Wheeler, was ordered to lie on the table.

Mr. Wheeler, from the committee on judicial department, to which was referred a bill, House Bill No. 189, for “An act to provide for and regulate the administration of trusts by trust companies," reported the same back with amendments thereto, and recommended that the amendments be adopted, and that the bill as amended do pass.

Under the rules, the bill was ordered on file for a second reading, and to be printed with the amendments.

Mr. Cochran, from the committee on insurance, to which was referred a bill, Senate Bill No. 89, for “An act to amend section 91 of an act entitled 'An aci to revise the law in relation to township insurance companies,' reported the same back with the recommendation that the bill do not pass.

The report of the committee was concurred in, and the bill, on motion of Mr. Cochran, was ordered to lie on the table.

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MISCELLANEOUS BUSINESS.

Mr. Burke asked unanimous consent to take up House Bill No. 41, for "An act to incorporate the Illinois Industrial Home for the Blind, and to make an appropriation therefor."

And objections having been made, Mr. Burke thereupon moved to suspend the rules for the purpose of giving the foregoing bill immediate consideration.

And the yeas and nays being demanded, it was decided in the negative by reason of not receiving a two-thirds vote, viz.: Yeas, 25; nays, 16.

Those voting in the affirmative are:

Messss, Bell, Berggren, Burke, Cantwell, Chapman, Cochran, Crabtree, Curtiss, Dean, Eckmari, Forman, Garrity, Gibbs, Higuins, Hill, Humphrey, Knopf, Leman, Monahan, Pearson, Pierce, Reinhardt, Streeter, Sumner, Washburn

Those voting in the negative are:

Messrs. Bacon of Edgar, Bacon of Will, Crawford, Darnell, Gore, Greenwood, Hadley, Johne, Johnson, Organ, Reavill, Seiter, Shutt, Southworth, Stephenson, Yost--16.

Mr. Leman asked unanimous consent to take up Senate Bill No. 118, for "An act to authorize the issue of bonds to raise funds for the protection of public parks from waste by the action of water."

And objections having been made, Mr. Leman thereupon moved to suspend the rules for the purpose of giving the foregoing bill immediate consideration.

And the yeas and nays being demanded, it was decided in the affirmative by the following vote, viz.: Yeas, 28; nays, 13.

Those voting in the affirmative are:

Messrs. Bacon of Edgar, Bacon of Will, Bell, Berggren, Burke, Chapman, Crabtree, Craw. ford, Curtiss, Eckhart, Garrity, Gibbs, Greenwood, Hadley, Humphrey, Johns, Knopf, Leman, McGrath, Monahan, Pearson, Pierce, Reinhardt, Streeter, Sumner, Torrance, Washburn, Yost

Those voting in the negative are:

Messrs. Cantwell, Darnell, Gore, Higgins, Hill, Johnson, Orendorf, Organ, Reavill, Seiter, Shutt, Southworth, Stephenson--13.

Thereupon Senate Bill No. 418, for "An act to authorize the issue of bonds to raise funds for the protection of public parks from waste by the action of water,” hạving been printed, was read at large a third time.

And the question being, “Shall this bill pass ?" it was decided in the affirmative: Yeas, 35; nays, O.

Those voting in the affirmative are:

Messrs. Bacon of Edgar, Bacon of Will, Bell, Berggren, Burke, Cantwell, Chapman, Crabtree, Crawford, Curtiss, Dean, Eckhart, Forman, Garrity, Gibbs, Greenwood, Higgins, llill, Humphrey, Johns, Johnson, knopf, Leman, McGrath, Monahan, Orendorf, Pearson, Pierce, Reavill, Reinhardt, Stephenson, Streeter, Sumner, Torrance, Washburn—35.

Ordered that the title be as aforesaid, and that the Secretary inform the House of Representatives thereof and ask their concurrence therein.

HOUSE MESSAGES.
A message from the House, by Mr. Rogers, Assistant Clerk:

Mr. President: I am directed to inform the Senate that the House of Representatives has passed bills of the following titles, in the passage of which I am instructed to ask the concurrence of the Senate, to-wit:

House Bill No. 393, a bill for "An act to provide for the election of presidents of boards of education in school districts.”

Also, House Bill No. 551, a bill for “An act for the protection of hotel keepers."

Also, House Bill No. 355, a bill for “An act to enable lot owners in cemeteries to provide for their care, maintenance, ornamentation, and improvement."

Also, House bill No. 292, a bill for ' "An act to amend an act entitled 'An act in regard to horse and dummy railroads,' approved March 19, 1874, in force July 1, 1874, by adding thereto the following sections, to be numbered sections 5, 6, 7, and 8."

Also, House bill No. 663, a bill for "An act authorizing the board of trustees of the Illinois Central Hospital for the Insane, located at Jacksonville, to sell and convey certain lands to the city of Jacksonville." All the above passed tlie House May 25, 1887.

John A. REEVE, Clerk of the House of Representatives.

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