--The Senate has passed a bill regulating contracts between master and servant.
If for over one month it must be in writing; work hours to be from sunrise to sunset, and servants to be responsible for damaging the master's property; wages forfeited by leaving before expiration of contract.
The employer may discharge for disobedience, drunkenness, immorality, want of respect, or for leaving service; enticing servants away, misdemeanors to be punishable with a fine of $400, or imprisonment for four months.
refused to consider the resolution fixing a day for the election of United States Senators
by a vote of ninety to fifty-six.
Provisional Governor Johnson
sent a telegram last night to Washington
, asking to be relieved, and asking that the Governor
, be allowed to take his office.