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e soldiers detailed for clerical service. Passed. Mr. Miles, of S. C., reported back from the Committee on Military Affairs the joint resolutions offered some time ago by Mr. Curry, of Ala., in reference to the treatment of negro troops, with a recommendation that they pass. These resolutions make a distinction between negro slaves recaptured by our armies and the free negro troops of the enemy who were not residents of the Confederate States when the war commenced. On motion of Mr. Russell, of Va., they were postponed and made the special order for to-morrow at 1 o'clock, and ordered to be printed. Mr. Miles, of S. C., reported a bill to authorize the promotion of officers, non commissioned officers, and privates, for distinguished valor or skill. Passed. Mr. Miles also reported a bill from the Military Committee to authorize the organization of auxiliary bureaus to the War Department west of the Mississippi river.--Considered and passed. Mr. Miles also report