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President to communicate to the House the number and names of officers dropped from the list under the act to rid the army of ignorant and incompetent officers, passed at the last session of Congress. Mr. Heiskell, of Tenn., introduced a bill to place in the military service all persons who have submitted to the oath of allegiance to the Federal Government. Referred to the Military Committee. Mr. Lyons, of Va., offered a resolution, which was adopted, that the Military Committee inquire under what authority Gens. Sam. Jones and Imboden have prohibited the transmission of supplies of food from the districts which they command to the city of Richmond for private uses. Mr. Burnett, of Ky., introduced a resolution in relation to the war and the treatment of prisoners, which was referred to the Judiciary Committee. On motion of Mr. Jones, of Tenn., the House went into secret session, for the consideration of the bills reported from the Special Committee on Currency.