the State of Louisiana the Army of Tennessee, who have with volunteered their services for the war.
the lofty and self sacrificing spirit examined by this noble act deserves, and will commendation and gratitude of every
thanks of Congress are equally due to the patriotic and self who, at the commencement of their services at the disposal of without condition or as to little.
Mr. Baker, from the Committee on Claims, reported back the joint resolution for the of Capt. Walter Anderson, which was considered and passed.
On motion of Mr. Sparrow, the House bill to provide for preside for wounded and disabled soldiers seamen an to be called the Veteran Soldiers Home, was taken up and
On motion of Mr. Semmes, of La., the resolved its if into secret session.
The House was called to order at 11 o'clock the Speaker.
The Chair laid before the House a communication from the President, in response of the House, covering a of the Secretary of War, s