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Ön leave given at this time,
On motion of Mr. Magee, The Senate proceeded to the third reading and consideration of Senate bill No. 316, entitled "An act amending section three of an act, entitled 'An act to provide revenue and regulate the sale of malt, brewed, vinous and spirituous liquors or any admixture thereof, by requiring and authorizing licenses to be taken out by brewers, distillers, wholesalers, bottlers, rectifiers, compounders, store-keepers and agents having a store, office or place of business within this Commonwealth, prescribing the amount of license fees to be paid in such cases and by imposing an additional license fee on retail dealers in intoxicating liquors,' approved the 30th day of July, A. D. 1897, by providing that the costs of publishing the list of applicants for liquor licenses shall be paid out of the general funds of the county and not deducted from the fees paid by such applicant for expenses connected therewith.”
And said bill having been read at length the third time,
Will the Senate agree to the bill?
Mr. Magee asked and obtained unanimous consent to amend the same in the title by inserting after the word “that” at the begin. ning of the tenth line the following: “in counties having a population of more than 500,000 and less than 1,000,000.”
The bill as amended was then agreed to. Ordered, That said bill as amended be printed for the use of the Senate.
On motion of Mr. Patton, The Senate resumed the third reading and consideration of Senate bill No. 314, entitled “An act to amend section one of an act, entitled 'An act requiring recorders of deeds to prepare and keep in their respective offices general, direct and ad sectum indexes of deeds and mortgages recorded therein, prescribing the duties of said recorders, declaring that the entries in said general indexes shall be notice to all persons,' approved the 18th day of March, 1875, designating the indexes to be prepared and kept by the recorder for the indexing of deeds and mortgages.”
And said bill having been read at length the third time, On the question,
Will the Senate agree to the bill? Mr. Patton asked and obtained unanimous consent to amend the same by striking out the words "in addition to” after the word “that” ut the beginning of line thirty-one; by striking out all after the word Commonwealth” in line thirty-two down to and including the word