Thursday, January 10, 2013

Iowa Legislature

DES MOINES, March 28. – The Senate to-day decided against the resumption of the land grant to the Dubuque and Pacific Railroad by a vote of 30 to 12.  This decides the question at to all the other roads.

The House has been fighting for two days over the payment of the claims of Col. Edwards’ Expedition to Missouri last summer.

The Assembly have agreed to adjourn on the 8th of April.

– Published in The Burlington Weekly Hawk-Eye, Burlington, Iowa, Saturday, April 5, 1862, p. 4

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