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Appropriatlon.

State college.

Building.

Extension work.

Experiment Sta

tion.

Building.

No. 501.
AN ACT

For the promotion of education and experimentation in agricul-
ture, horticulture, dairying and forestry, in the Common-
wealth, and making an appropriation for the same.
Section 1. Be it enacted, &c., That the following
sums be and are hereby specifically appropriated, for
the two fiscal years beginning June first, one thousand
nine hundred and five, to be paid by the State Treas.
urer to the trustees of the Pennsylvania State Col.
lege, on the warrant of the Auditor General, out of
any moneys in the Treasury not otherwise appro.
priated, for the following purposes:
To assist in the completion of the agricultural build.
ing, authorized by an act of the Legislature, approved
May fifteenth, one thousand nine hundred and three,
and of which plans and specifications have been filed
by said trustees with the Auditor General, as required
by said act, one hundred and fifty thousand dollars,
or so much thereof as may be necessary.
For the maintenance of the department of agricul-
ture, including a course in forestry, the short courses,
dairy courses, correspondence courses, and such other
forms of agricultural extension work as may appear
practicable and useful, fifteen thousand dollars, or so
much thereof as may be necessary, for the fiscal year
ending May thirty-one, one thousand nine hundred and
six; and fifteen thousand dollars, or so much thereof
as may be necessary, for the fiscal year ending May
thirty-one one thousand nine hundred and seven.
For the maintenance of the agricultural experiment
station, ten thousand dollars, or so much thereof as
may be necessary.
For the erection of an implement-shed and tool-
house, and experimental poultry-houses, on the experi-
ment station farm, twenty-five hundred dollars, or so
much thereof as may be necessary.
For a tunnel for conveying heat, light, et cetera,
twenty-one thousand five hundred and eighty dollars
($21,580), or so much thereof as may be necessary.

APPROVED–The eleventh day of May, Anno Domini one thousand nine hundred and five, except as to the following items: The item appropriating $150,000 for the purpose of assisting in the completion of the agricultural building, is approved in the sum of $75,000. I withhold my approval from the remainder of said item. I withhold my approval from the item appropriating $21,580 for the purpose of constructing a tunnel for conveying heat, light, etc. The aforesaid reductions have been made for the

reason that the condition of the State revenue does not justify a larger appropriation at this time.

SAML. W. PENNYPACKER.

No. 502.

AN ACT

Making an appropriation to United Presbyterian Women's Asso-
ciation, for the erection and furnishment of its hospital.
Section 1. Be it enacted, &c., That the sum of
twenty-five thousand dollars, or so much thereof as
may be necessary, is hereby specifically appropriated
to the United Presbyterian Women's Association of
North America, for the purpose of assisting in the erec-
tion of its new hospital building in the borough of Wil-
kinsburg, and for assisting in the furnishing and equip-
ping of the same: Provided, That said Association
shall withdraw said sum in installments of not less
than five thousand dollars, upon a certificate from the
Auditor General that he is satisfied that the said Asso-
ciation has expended double the amount of the install-
ment requested, out of its own funds, in the erection
or furnishment of its hospital building.
Provided, further, That in consideration of this ap-
propriation, there shall be ten (10) free beds main-
tained in said hospital, which shall be filled upon the
certificate of the burgess of the borough of Wilkins-
burg, mayor of the city of Pittsburgh, or the poor
board of the county of Allegheny, on presentation of
such certificate to the officers of the hospital, in the
order in which applications are made, after examina.
tion as to propriety of such certificate being given.

APPROVED–The eleventh day of May, Anno Domini one thousand nine hundred and five, in the sum of $15,000. I withhold my approval from the remainder of said appropriation, for the reason that the condition of the State revenue does not justify a larger expenditure at this time.

SAML. W. PENNYPACKER.

No. 503.
AN ACT

Making an appropriation for the current expenses of the Board
of Public Charities, for the two fiscal years beginning June
first, one thousand nine hundred and five.
Section 1. Be it enacted, &c., That the following
sums, or so much thereof as may be necessary, be and
the same are hereby specifically appropriated for de-

Appropriation.

Proviso.

Proviso.

Saiaries.

Traveling expenses.

Contingent.

Maintenance.

fraying the expenses of the Board of Public Charities,
for the two fiscal years commencing June first, one
thousand nine hundred and five, as follows:
For the payment of the salary of the general agent
and secretary, the sum of six thousand dollars.
For the payment of the salary of the Secretary of the
Committee on Lunacy, the sum of six thousand dol-
lars.
For the payment of the necessary clerical aid for the
Board of Public Charities and the Committee on
Lunacy, the sum of seven thousand eight hundred dol-
lars, or so much thereof as may be necessary.
For the payment of the traveling expenses of the
Commissioners of the Board of Public Charities, the
General Agent and Secretary thereof, the Committee
on Lunacy, and the Secretary thereof, the sum of eight
thousand dollars, or so much thereof as may be neces-
saltw.
For the payment of postage, telegrams, express
charges, messenger service, rent, fuel, light, and in-
cidental expenses of the Board of Public Charities and
the Committee on Lunacy, the sum of three thousand
two hundred dollars, or so much thereof as may be
necessary.

A PPRoved—The eleventh day of May, Anno Domini one thousand nine hundred and five, except as to the item appropriating $8,000 for the payment of the traveling expenses of the Commissioners of the Board of Public Charities, the General Agent and Secretary thereof, the Committee on Lunacy and the Secretary thereof. This item is approved in the sum of $6,000. I withhold my approval from the remainder of this item, for the reason that the condition of the State revenue does not justify a larger appropriation at this time.

SAML. W. PENNYPACKER.

No. 504.

AN ACT Making an appropriation to the J. M. Gusky Hebrew Orphanage and Home of Western Pennsylvania, of Allegheny City Pennsylvania. Section 1. Be it enacted, &c., That the sum of five thousand dollars ($5,000.00), or so much thereof as may be necessary, be and the same is hereby specifically appropriated, for the two fiscal years beginning June first, one thousand nine hundred and five (1905), to the J. M. Gusky Hebrew Orphanage and Home of Western Pennsylvania, at Allegheny city, for the purpose of maintenance. APPROVED–The 11th day of May, A. D. 1905. SAML. W. PENNYPACKER

No. 505.

AN ACT

Making an appropriation to the Presbyterian Hospital of Pitts-
burgh and Allegheny.
Section 1. Be it enacted, &c., That the sum of thirty-
five thousand ($35,000) dollars, or so much thereof as
may be necessary, be and the same is hereby specific-
ally appropriated to the Presbyterian Hospital of
Pittsburgh and Allegheny, for the two fiscal years be-
ginning June first, one thousand nine hundred and five
(1905), for the following purposes, namely:
For the purpose of acquiring property for the erec-
tion of a new building, the sum of twenty-five thou-
sand ($25,000 )dollars, or so much thereof as may be
necessary.
Provided, That no part of said appropriation for the
purchase of a site shall be paid until the said Presby.
terian Hospital of Pittsburgh and Allegheny shall have
raised, by private subscription or otherwise, a sum
equivalent to that herein above appropriated for the
purchase of a site.
For the purpose of maintenance, the sum of ten thou-
sand ($10,000) dollars, or so much thereof as may be
necessary. -

APPROVED–The eleventh day of May, Anno Domini one thousand nine hundred and five, except as to the item appropriating $25,000 for the purpose of acquir. ing property for the erection of a new building. This item is approved in the sum of $10,000. I withhold my approval from the remainder of said item, for the reason that the condition of the State revenue does not justify a larger appropriation at this time.

SAML. W. PENNY PACKER.

No. 506.
AN ACT

To provide for the ordinary expenses of the Executive, Judicial
and Legislative departments of the Commonwealth, interest
on the public debt, and the support of the public schools, for
the two fiscal years beginning June first, one thousand nine
hundred and five, and for the payment of bills incurred and
remaining unpaid at the close of the fiscal year ending May
thirty-first, one thousand nine hundred and five.
Section 1. Be it enacted, &c., That the following
sums, or so much thereof as may be necessary, be and
the same are hereby specifically appropriated to the
several objects hereinafter named, for the two fiscal
years commencing on the first day of June, one thou-
sand nine hundred and five, and for the payment of
bills incurred and remaining unpaid at the close of the

Appropriation.

Site.

Proviso.

Maintenance.

Appropriations for the two fiscal years beginning June 1, 1905.

For bills unpaid
May 31, 1905.

Governor.

Lieutenant Gov-
ernor.

Clerk hire.
Contingent expen-

ses.

Lieutenant Governor. Clerk hire and contingent.

Stenographer.

Secretary of the
Commonwealth.

Deputy.

Clerk hire.

Contingent.

ballot law.

Deficiency,

Auditor General.

fiscal year ending May thirty-first, one thousand nine
hundred and five, to be paid out of any money's in the
Treasury not otherwise appropriated.
Section 2. For the payment of the salaries of the
several State officers, the clerks and employes in the
several departments of the State government, and for
the incidental expenses of the said departments, the
following sums, or so much thereof as may be neces
sary; the same to be paid on the warrant of the Au-
ditor General upon the State Treasurer in the amounts
as follows, and in the manner prescribed by law.

Executive Department.

For the payment of the salary of the Governor, two years, the sum of twenty thousand dollars.

For the payment of the salary of the Lieutenant Gov. ernor, two years, the sum of ten thousand dollars.

For the payment of clerk hire, two years, the sum of twenty-one thousand two hundred dollars.

For the payment of contingent expenses, two years, the sum of twenty-eight hundred dollars.

For the payment of the clerk to the Lieutenant Gov. ernor, two years, the sum of three thousand dollars.

For the payment of the stenographer to the Lieu. tenant Governor, for two years, the sum of two thon. sand dollars.

State Department.

For the payment of the salary of the Secretary of the Commonwealth, two years, the sum of eight thou. sand dollars. For the payment of the salary of the Deputy See. retary of the Commonwealth, two years, the sum of six thousand dollars. For the payment of clerk hire, including messenger and night-watchman, the sum of seventy-eight thou sand four hundred dollars. For the payment of contingent expenses, two years. the sum of seven thousand five hundred dollars. For the payment of clerical assistance and other expenses, including postage and express charges, in curred under the provisions the ballot law of one thousand eight hundred and ninety-three, and the sev. eral supplements thereto, two years, the sum of three thousand dollars. For the payment of the deficiency in the item of con tingent expenses in the act approved May fifteenth, one thousand nine hundred and three, the sum of one thousand two hundred dollars.

Auditor General's Department.

For the payment of the salary of the Auditor Gen. eral, two years, the sum of eight thousand dollars.

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