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THE WORKS OF HERBERT SPENCER.
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The Man versus the State: Containing “ The New Toryism”; “ The Coming
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8. Illogical Geology.
9. Development Hypothesis.
4. The Physiology of Laughter..
11. Use and Beauty:
7. Bain on the Emotions and Will. :
. 8. Specialized Administrations.
12. Political Fetichism
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A Series of Standard Works in Poetry, Biography, History, the Drama,
1 Shakespeare's Works.
60 Heber's (Bishop) Poetical Works.
61 Half-Hours with the Best Authors.
65 Bunyan's Pilgrim's Progress.
66 Fugitive Portry. 1600-1878.
67 Pepy's Diary.
68 Evelyn's Diary.
69 Townsend's Every-Day Book of Modern
70 Ditto ditto . .
71 Montgomery's (Jaunes) Poems.
72 Spenser's Faery Queen.
73 White's Natural History of Selborne.
74 Keble's Christian Year."
75 Lamb's Poems and Essars.
76 Roscoe's Italian Novelists,
77 Roscoe's German Novelists.
79 Gibbon's Life and Letters.
80 Gray ; Beattie; Collins.
81 Percy's Reliques,
82 Gems of National Poetry. 1000 Selections.
83 Tales from Shakespeare.
84 Lockhart's Life of Scott. .
85 Half-hours of English History.
88 Ditto ditto
89 Gibbon's Roman Empire.
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93 Disraeli's Curiosities of Literature. *
94 Ditto ditto ;
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96 Disrael's Literary Characters.
97 Disraeli's Calamities and Quarrels.
98 Disraeli's Amenities of Literature. *
100 Æsop's Fables. Illustrated.
101 to 106 Hume's History of England. 6 Vols
107 Hawthorne's Tangleweed Tales.
108 Southey's Life of Nelson.
109 Lord Bacon's Essays, &c., &x.
110 Plutarch's Lives. (Grecian.)
112 Ditio (Roman.) * # #
114 Baron Munchausen. Illustrated.
115 Hawthorne's Mosses from an Old Manse.
116 Willmott's Poets of the Nineteenth Century.
117 to 119 Motley's Dutch Republic. 3 Vols.
121 Pilpay's Fables. 'Illustrated.
122 The Shah Nameh of the Persian Poet Firdausi
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In Congress.-In the Senate: Appropriations ; Dependent Pensions; Overflowed Districts ; Nominations; Anti-Trust; Wages of Laborers.
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Among these was Mr. Blair, whose estimate of the cost, by the way, was "perhaps 1,000,000,000," but he was sure the country could well afford it, and that the old soldiers were really in need of that amount. Mr. Plumb then offered as another amendment, a pension or $8. a month to all persons who had served ninety days, and had reached the age of sixty-two. But although Mr. Plumb estimated that the cost of this would be only $10,000,000 for the next year, (gradually increasing until 1905,) this too was rejected--the vote standing 19 ayes to 39 nays. The estimates of the cost of the bill without Mr. Plumb's amendments, varied from $36,000,000 to Mr. Blair's hope that it would be at least 72,000,000. It was finally passed, as drawn, by vote of 41 to 12, all the nays being Democrats. This bill was vetoed three years ago by Mr. Cleveland.
In the discussion caused by Mr. Plumb's offering as an amendment to the dependent pension bill a repeal of the limitation of the arrears of pen. sions, a number of estimates were mentioned, as to what the cost to country would be, if the amendment were adopted. Mr. Plumb's estimate was "some where in the neighborhood of $500,000,000,” but he had read a report in which Gen. Black, the then Commissioner of Pensions, had estimated that the cost would be $380,581,300. Gen. Raum, the pres. ent Commissioner, estimated the cost at $470,000,000 to $480,000,000. Mr. Cockrell's estimate of Gen Raum's ability to estimate, led him to estimate the cost at least $600,000,000. Notwithstanding this slight difference of $210.518.700 in estimates, Mr. Plumb's amendment was rejected ; Messrs. Allision Ingalls, Mauderson, Mitchell and Plumb and Sher man, Republicans, and Messrs. Turpie and Voor. hees, Democrats, voting aye. Several Senators who voted no, expressed their belief in the wisdom of Mr. Plumb's ainendment, but thought it was of sufficient. ly great importance to be brought forward as a sep arate measure, in which case they would vote for it.
The State of Michigan, on motion of Mr. Davis, comes in for several millions for internal improvement, $3,738,000 to be expended at Mary's River and $1,684,000 at Hay Lake Channel. Texas, on motion of Mr. Cake, is to receive for the completion of the entrance to Galveston Harbor, 86,200,000 in all, of which not more than $1,000,000 is to be spent in any one year. In addition to these Appropristions, a small one of $14,675, on motion of Mr. Voorhees, was made: to be applied to the purchasc of the Capron Collection of Japanese works of art. This collection is now in the National Museum. During the discussion relative to this bill, Mr. Voor. hees was asked by Mr. Hale, if the passage of the measure would in his opinion, assist in the amelioration of the condition of the farmers, about which he had been so much disturbed last week, but Mr. Voorhees showed that the collection had been made