Browsing named entities in The Daily Dispatch: January 20, 1865., [Electronic resource].
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Confederate Congress. Senate. Thursday, January 19, 1865. Prayer by the Rev. Dr. Read, of the Presbyterian Church. Mr. Sparrow, from the Military Committee, reported a bill to authorize the appointment, in addition to those now appointed by law, seven majors, five captains, five first and five second lieutenants, in the engineer corps. Mr. Sparrow said the bill had been drafted in accordance with recommendations by the Chief of the Engineer Bureau and the Secretary of War, letters from which officials on the subject he caused to be read. The bill was, on motion, informally laid over. House bill to provide more effectually for carrying out certain stipulations in the treaty made with the Cherokee nation of Indians was considered and passed. House resolution for the appointment of a joint committee of five members of the House and — of the Senate, to prepare an address to the people of the Confederate States, assuring them of the unalterable determinat