Fries, of North Carolina; T. G. Bush, of Alabama; G. E. Leighton, of St. Louis; W. B. Dean, of St. Paul; Prof. J. Laurence Laughlin, of Chicago; L. A. Garnett, of San Francisco; Stuyvesant Fish, of New York; H. H. Hanna, of Indianapolis, and Robert S. Taylor, of Indiana.
At a session of the commission, Sept. 28, President Edmunds announced the following committees: On Metallic Currency—C. Stuart Patterson, of Pennsylvania; Louis A. Garrett, of California; and J. Laurence Laughlin, of Illinois.
On Demand Obligations of the Government—Robert S. Taylor, of Indiana; Stuyvesant Fish, of New York; J. W. Fries, of North Carolina, and George Edmunds, of Vermont.
On the Banking System—Charles S. Fairchild, of New York; T. G. Bush, of Alabama; W. B. Dean, of Minnesota, and George E. Leighton, of Missouri.
In January, 1898, a second conference was held in Indianapolis, during which the report of the commission was unanimously adopted.
The report, after reciting the facts as to the currenc<
oming of the Lord.
The Blue and the Gray.
Francis M. Finch. By the flow of the inland river.
Brave boys are they.
Henry C. Work. Brave boys are they, gone at their country's call.
Albert Pike. Southrons hear your country call you.
T. M. Cooley. Away down South where grows the cotton.
John Brown's body
John Brown's body lies a-mould ring in the grave.
Just before the battle, mother.
Geo. F. Root. Just before the battle, mother, I am thinking most of you.
Marching through Georgia.
Henry C. Work. Bring the good old bugle, boys; we'll sing another song.
Maryland, my Maryland (Southern).
Jos. R. Randall. The despot's heel is on thy shore, Maryland.
O wrap the flag around me, boys.
R. Stewart Taylor.
Tramp, tramp, tramp.
Geo. F. Root. In the prison cell I sit.
When Johnny comes marching home.
When this cruel War is over.
Charles C. Sawyer. Dearest love, do you remember.