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ecutors of the last will and testament of Jacob Deal, deceased, to sell and convey the estate therein mentioned.

8. An act confirming the proceedings of the commissioners of the county of Pike.

9. An act to extend the boundaries of Columbia county.

10. A supplement to an act, entitled, an act authorizing the Governor to appoint commissioners to view and lay out a state road from Carlisle in Cumberland county, to Littleton in Bedford county.

11. An act to authorize the purchase of certain copies of Smith's edition of the laws or Pennsylvania.

12. An act concerning the patenting of lands.

13. An act authorising the appointment of an additional auctioneer within the city and liberties of Philadelphia.

14. An act to extend the act, entitled, an act to improve the breed of sheep in certain counties in this commonwealth, to the counties of Erie, Bucks, Westmoreland and Tioga.

15. A supplement to an act, entitled, an act to enable the Gov. ernor to incorporate a company for making an artificial road beginning at the intersection of the Egypt roarl with the Ridge turnpike road, two miles above Norristown in the county of Montgomery, from thence to Pawlings ford bridge over the river Schuylkill.

16. An act to incorporate the Whitestown Manufacturing company.

17. An act to incorporate the town of Waynesburg in the county of Greene.

18. An act to incorporate the Orphan Society of Philadelphia.

19. An act enabling the Governor to incorporate a company for making an artificial road from the state line near the town of Emmetsburg in the state of Maryland, through Waynesburg, Greencastle and Mercersburg, to intersect the Chambersburg and Bedford turnpike road, at or near the east end of M'Connelsburg.

20. An act for the relief of Isaac Thompson, an old soldier. 21. An act for the relief of Thomas Curtis.

22. An act to authorise the purchase and distribution of certain copies of the new edition of the laws of the United States.

23. An act to authorise Henry Jarrett of Northampton county, to build a permanent toll bridge across the river Lehigh.

24. An act to prohibit the holding of fairs in the boroughs of York, Lancaster and Harrisburg.

25. An act for the better accommodation of the diseased poor in the city of Philadelphia, the district of Southwark and the township of the Northern Liberties.

26. A further supplement to an act, entitled, an to erect the town of Somerset in Somerset county, into a borough.

27. An act to incorporate the Bridgeport Manufacturing company.

28. An act authorizing the Governor to incorporate the York water company.

29. A supplement to the act, entitled, an act to authorise the Governor to incorporate a company to make a lock navigation in the river Schuylkill.

30. An act to extend an act vesting in certain banking insti tutions within this commonwealth, the power of issuing small notes.

31. An act supplementary to an act, entitled, an act to enable the Governor to incorporate a company for making an artificial road from the Spring House tavern in Montgomery county, to the borough of Northampton in the county of Lehigh, and the town of Bethlehem in the county of Northampton.

32. An act for the relief of Michael Wheeland, an old soldier.

33. An act authorising the election of a constable in the borough of Greensburg.

34, A supplement to the act authorising Andrew Bozorth and Doctor Phineas Jenks, executors of the last will and testament of Hannah Dyer, deceased, to sell and convey a certain tract of land therein mentioned,

35. An act establishing an academy in the borough of Lebanon, in the county of Lebanon.

36. An act to enable the representatives of Thomas Allibone, late of the city of Philadelphia, who are of full age, and the guardians of those who are minors, to convey and assure a lot of ground in the Northern Liberties in the city of Philadelphia.

37. An act for the improvement of a road beginning at the point where the Coshecton and Great Bend turnpike passes through the Moosic Mountain, in a western direction to the west line of the state, and for other purposes.

38. An act to vest in Isabella M Intyre, the right of this commonwealth to the estate of her husband Thomas M'Intyre, formerly of the city of Philadelphia, deceased.

39. An act authorizing the Governor to incorporte the Northampton Water company.

40. An act enabling the Governor to incorporate a company for making an artificial road from the state line near the town of Emmetsburg in the state of Maryland, to intersect the Chambersburg and Bedford road at or near Loudontown, in Franklin, county

41. An act to regulate the payments of costs in certain cases of trespass therein mentioned.

42. An additional supplement to an act, entitled, an act directing the mode of selecting and returning jurors.

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43. An act concerning the sale of a tract of land of which Jobo Burnside died possessed.

44. An act to enable Joseph Crawford and William Hamill, executors of the last will and testament of William Clennal, an alien, late of Montgomery county, deceased, to convey certain real estate.

45. An act repealing the act to encourage raising of swine, so far as respects the borough of Mercer.

46. An act to authorize the administrators of the estate of Thomas Hutcheson to convey certain real estate.

47. An act authorizing and empowering John Moore to execute a title to George Forney, for a certain real estate therein mentioned.

48. An act granting a sum of money to aid in removing obstruction out of Shermans' creek.

49. An act relative to the building of certain bridges over the Monongahela and Allegheny rivers opposite Pittsburg.

50. An act authorizing James Wilson of York county, to convey the right to a tract of land of Mary Wilson, a lunatic, and for other purposes.

51. An act for the relief of John Thompson. 52. A supplement to an act, entitled, an act for the erection of a poor house for the better relief and employment of the poor, in the townships of Oxford and Lower Dublin, in the county of Philadelphia.

53. An act directing certain payments to be made to the first troop of city cavalry.

54. An act to provide for the continuance of courts of quarter sessions.

55. A supplement to the act, entitled, an act appropriating certain militia fines to the improvement of public roads.

56. An act to enable the Governor to incorporate a company for making an artificial road from Jersey shore, in the county of Lycoming, to Coudersport in the county of Potter.

57. An act to extend the act to prevent the disturbance of religious societies within the city of Philadelphia, during the time of divine service.

58. An act authorizing the administrators of Israel Bringhurst to convey a certain tract of land.

59. A further supplement to the act, entitled, an act to enable the Governor to incorporate a company for making a turnpike road from Middletown to Harrisburg.

60. A further supplement to an act, entitled, an act to incor porate a company for making an artificial road from Harrisburg through Lewistown and Huntingdon to Pittsburg.

51. An act to enable the Governor to incorporate a company for making an artificial road from Henry Hews' in the county of Lycoming, to Aaron Bloss' in the county of Tioga.

62. An act to authorise the Governor to incorporate a company to erect a bridge over the river Schuylkill, at or near Lewis's ry in the county of Berks.

63. A supplement to the act, entitled, an act to enable the Governor to incorporate a company for the purpose of making an artificial road from the Philadelphia and Lancaster turnpike road, between the twenty-third milestone and the Admirał Warren tavern, to the point where the Reading road intersects the Morgantown road, to the west of Jones's tavern in Berks county.

64. An act making further provisions for the support of the board of wardens for the port of Philadelphia.

65. A supplement to the act, entitled, an act to authorise the Governor to incorporate a company to erect a toll bridge over Big Beaver creek, at or near Wolf lane in the county of Beaver.

66. An act to provide for the better preservation and increase of the Library of this commonwealth.

67. A supplement to the act, entitled, an act to incorporate the city of Philadelphia.

68. An act directing the sale of certain lots in the towns of Beaver and Allegheny.

69. A supplement to the act, entitled, an act for the appointment and regulation of constables in the Northern Liberties, in the county of Philadelphia,

70. A supplement to the act, entitled, an act vesting in the corporation of the city of Philadelphia for the use of the city, a certain lot of ground therein described.

71. An act enabling Peter Pedersen to purchase and hold real estate within this commonwealth.

72. An act for the relief of James Moore, of Beaver county. -73. An act to enable John S. Roulet, executor of the last will and testament of Victor Moreau, deceased, to sell and convey certain real estate therein mentioned.

74. An act to erect the town of Indiana in the county of Indiana, into a borough.

75. An act to authorize George Eisenhuth, George Orwig, John Orwig and Jacob Orwig, to dig, establish and support a milf race on the north side of Penn's creek near the town of New Berlin, in the county of Union.'

76. An act making an appropriation for the erection of piers in the river Delaware, at the borough of Chester, in Delaware county

77. A supplement to the act, entitled, an act to enable the Governor to incorporate a company to make an artificial road by the best and nearest route from the west end of the borough of York, to the borough of Gettysburg in the county of Adams.

78. An additional supplement to an act, entitled, an act authorizing the Governor to incorporate a company for making an artificial road from the bank of the river Susquehanna opposite Harrisburg to Pittsburg.

79. An act providing for the sale of the State House and State House square in the city of Philadelphia.

80. An act to provide for the election of a constable in the bor ough of Columbia, in the county of Lancaster,

81. An act to authorize the Governor to incorporate a company to erect a bridge over the river Juniata at the borough of Huntingdon.

82. An act to authorize the removal of the prisoners confined in the jail or debtors’ apartment in the city of Philadelphia to the new prison, and for other purposes.

83. An act to enable the Governor to subscribe to a certain number of shares in the stock of certain turnpike companies.

84. An act for holding special courts of common pleas.

85. A supplement to an act, entitled, an act to authorize the Governor to incorporate a company for erecting a bridge over the west branch of the river Susquehanna from the east end of Market street in the town of Lewisburg in the county of Union, to the opposite shore.

86. An act vesting the title of a certain piece of land in Bethel township, and county of Bedford, in certain trustees and their successors, for the use of the Baptist congregation in said town-ship.

87. An additional supplement to an act entitled, an act to incorporate a company for making an artificial road from Harrisburg, through Lewistown and Huntingdon to Pittsburg,

88. An act authorizing the Secretary of the Land Office to issue a patent to Amos Judson, for an in-lot in the town of Waterford in Erie county.

89. An act to incorporate the Greensburg Manufacturing Company, in Greene county.

90. An act to authorize the surveyor of the township of the Northern Liberties in the county of Philadelphia, to re-survey, lay out and regulate Slesman's alley in the incorporated district of the Northern Liberties.

91. An act to incorporate the town of Strasburg, in the county of Lancaster.

92. An act to enable Edward Duffield and Joseph K. Swift, executors of John Swift, deceased, to sell and convey a certain tract of land therein mentioned.

93. An act appropriating money to improve the road across

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