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Title: Orville Hickman Browning to Columbus Delano, 3 April 1868

Date: April 3, 1868

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Approved Accounts,

Forwarded to Secretary of Interior for pay for legal services of Assistants to United States District Attorneys.

April 3d, 1868.

The Honorable,

The Secretary of the Interior.

Sir:

I have the honor to transmit herewith the account approved by me, and amounting to Five hundred Dollars, ($500:) of John K. Valentine, for legal services as assistant to Charles Gilpin, Esq. United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, for the quarter ending March 31st 1868, and to request its payment out of the appropriate fund.

Very respectfully, your obedient serv't,

O. H. Browning,

Attorney General ad interim

Approvals, of similar form to above, have been issued, in favor of the following named persons, at the dates, on account of services, and for the sums, specified:

Date of Approval:NameServicesAmount
April 3, 1868L. H. BondAssistant to Durbin Ward U. S. Attorney, Southern Ohio, for quarter ending March 31, 1868$500:
April 3, 1868Geo. W. MillerAssistant to Wm. Dorsheimer U. S. Attorney for Northern N. Y. for quarter ending March 31, 1868$625:
Date of ApprovalNameServicesAmount
April 3, 1868Oscar FolsomAssistant to Wm. Dorsheimer U. S. Attorney Northern N. Y. for quarter ending March 31, 1868$500:
April 3, 1868Spencer ClintonAssistant to Wm. Dorsheimer, U. S. Attorney, Northern N. Y. for quarter ending March 31, 1868.$500:
April 3, 1868L. H. BoutellAssistant to Jesse O. Norton, U. S. Attorney Northern Illinois for quarter ending March 31, 1868.$500:
April 4, 1868John G. ChandlerAssistant to B. H. Smith U. S. Attorney, West Virginia from Oct. 1, 1867 to April 1, 1868$250:
April 4, 1868Nathaniel WilsonAssistant to E. C. Carrington U. S. Attorney, Dist. of Columbia, for quarter ending March 31st, 1868.$500:
April 6, 1868J. A.L. McClure,Assistant to A. S. Ridgely U. S. Attorney for Maryland, for quarter ending March 31, 1868.$300:
April 11, 1868G. C. WhartonAssistant to G. H. Bristow U. S. Attorney for Kentucky, for quarter ending March 31, 1868$375:
April 13, 1868H. D. HydeAssistant to G. S. Hillard, U. S. Attorney for Massachusetts, from Jan. 1, 1868 to April 1, 1868.$500:
April 13, 1868.W. A. FieldAssistant to Geo. S. Hillard, U. S. Attorney for Massachusetts, from Jan. 1, 1868 to April 1, 1868$500:
Date of ApprovalNameServicesAmount
April 13, 1868.H. B. BrownAssistant to Alfred Russell, U. S. Attorney, Michigan for quarter ending April 1, 1868$250:
May 11.Wm. C. Bunts,Assistant to F. J. Dickman U. S. Attorney, No. Ohio, from Feb. 9, 1868 to May 9, 1868$375:
May 12.H. B. Brown,Assistant to Alfred Russell U. S. Attorney, Ea. Michigan for month of April, 1868.$83:33.
May 13.Manetho HiltonAssistant to J. W. Noble, U. S. Attorney Ea. Missouri from March 1, 1868 to June 1, 1868$375:
July 2J. A.L. McClureAssistant to A. S. Ridgely U. S. Attorney, Maryland quarter ending June 30, '68.$366:66
" "J. K. ValentineAssistant to C. Gilpin U. S. Attorney Ea. Penn. quarter ending June 30, '68.$500:
July 3L. H. BoutelleAssistant to J. O. Norton U. S. Attorney No. Missouri, quarter end'g June 30, 1868$500:
" "Manetho HiltonAssistant to J. W. Noble, U. S. Attorney, Ea. Missouri for June, 1868.$125:
" 6G. C. WhartonAssistant to B. H. Bristow U. S. Attorney for Kentucky for 2d quarter, 1868$375:
" "N. WilsonAssistant to E. C. Carrington U. S. Atty for Dist. Columbia, for 2d quarter, 1868.$500:
Date of Approval 1868.NameServicesAmount
July 6.W. A. FieldAssistant to G. S. Hillard, U. S. Attorney for Massachusetts, for 2d quarter, 1868$500:
" "H. D. HydeAssistant to G. S. Hillard, U. S. Attorney for Massachusetts, for 2d quarter, 1868.$500:
" 7O. FolsomAssistant to Wm. Dorsheimer U. S. Atty. No. New York, for 2d quarter, 1868.$500:
" 7Spencer ClintonAssistant to Wm. Dorsheimer, U. S. Atty for No. New York, for 2d quarter, 1868.$500:
" 9J.W FinneyAssistant to Alfred Russell, U. S. Attorney, Ea. Michigan for May and June, 1868.$166:66
" 23T. HennessyAssistant to L. H. Chandler U. S. Attorney for Virginia for 2d quarter, 1868.$500:
August 6L. H. BondAssistant to Durbin Ward, U. S. Atty. Southern Ohio, from April 1, to June 10, 1868.$388:88
" 8R. F. MorrisonAssistant to Delos Lake, U. S. Attorney for California from April 3 to June 30, 1868$489:01
September 11.J. M. ChandlerAssistant to U. S. Attorney W. Virginia from April 1, 1868 to Sept. 7, 1868$218:05
October 1.Nathaniel WilsonAssistant to E. C. Carrington, U. S. Attorney, D. C., from Jul6 1, '68 to Sept. 30 '68$500.00
October 3Henry D. Hyde and W. A. FieldAssistants to G. S. Hillard, U. S. Attorney for Massachusetts, for 3d quarter 1868.$500.00$500
October 3Augustus WardAssistant to Durbin Ward, U.S Attorney Southern Ohio, from July 27, 1868 to September 30, 1868.$264.52
October 3J. W. FinneyAssistant to Alfred Russell, U. S. Attorney Eastern Michigan fro 3d quarter 1868.$250.00
October 5L. E. BleckleyAssistant to Henry H. Fitch, U. S. Attorney for Districts of Georgia for 3d quarter, 1868.$500.00
" 5Henry HooperAssistant to Durbin Ward, U. S. Attorney, Southern Ohio, from June 7, 1868 to September 30, 1868.$562.27
" 5L. H. BontellAssistant to Jesso O. Norton, U. S. Atty. North. Dist. of Illinois for 3d quarter, 1868.$500.00
" 5Louis HouckAssistant to J. W. Noble, U. S. Atty. Ea. Dist. Missouri, 3d quarter, 1868$375.00
Date of Approval 1868NameServicesAmount
October 7.George J. Sicard.Assistant to Wm. Dorsheimer U. S. Atty. Nor. New York from Aug. 1, '68 to Sep. 30, '68 inclusive.$333.33
" "Oscar FolsomAssistant to Wm Dorsheimer U. S. Atty. Nor. New York, for 3d quarter, 1868$500.00
" "Geo. W. MillerAssistant to Wm Dorsheimer, U. S. Attorney, No. New York, for 3d quarter, 1868.$625.00
" "Wm. C. BuntsAssistant to F. J. Dickman, U. S. Atty. N. Ohio, from May 10, 1868 to Sep. 30, 1868, inclusive$587.50
" 9T. HennessyAss't. to S. Firguson Beach, U. S. Attorney for Virginia, for 3d quarter, 1868.$500.00
" 15John K. ValentineAssistant to U. S. Atty. Ea. Dist. of Penna, for quarter ending September 30, 1868$500.00
" 31G. C. WhartonAssistant to B. H. Bristow Dist. of Kentucky, U. S. Att. 3d Qr. 1868.$378:00
Nov. 18R. R. HeathAssistant to S. L. Warren, U. S. A. West Tennessee from Aug 20, 1868 to Sept. 30.$172:60
Dec. 17James NeesonAssistant to S. F. Beach U. S. Att. for Va. during Nov. term U. S. Cir. Ct. Va.$300:00
Jan. 2. 1869N. WilsonAssistant to E. C. Carrington U. S. Atty. D. C. 4th Quar. 1868$500.00
Jan. 2A. WardAssistant to D. Ward U. S. Atty. for S. Dist. Ohio$375.00
Jan. 2Henry HooperAssistant to D. Ward U. S. Atty for S. Dist. Ohio$500.00
Jan. 2L. H. BontellAssistant to J. O. Norton U. S. Atty. Northern Ill.$500.00
" 4Henry D. HydeAssistant to G. S. Hillard U. S. D. A. for Massachusetts, for 4th qr. 1868$500:00
" 4Walbridge A. FieldAssistant to G. S. Hillard U. S.D. A. for Massachusetts, for 4th qr. 1868.$500:00
" 5T HennessyAssistant to S. F. Beach U. S.D. A. for Virginia, for 4th qr. of 1868.$500:00
" 5J. W. Finney,Assistant to A. Russell, U. S. D. A. ea. d. Michigan for 4th qr. 1868.$250:00
" 6J. A.L. McClureAssistant to J. S. Ridgely U. S.D. A. for Maryland, for 4th qr. 1868$500:00
Date of approval 1869NameServices, Assistant toAmount
January 6Geo. J. SicardAssistant to Wm. Dorsheimer U. S.D. A. for No. New York, for 4th qr. 1868.$500:00
" 6J. K. ValentineAssistant to J. P. O'Neill U. S.D. A. Ea. Pennsylvania, for 4th qr. 1868.$500:00
" 5L. HouckAssistant to J. W. Noble, U. S.D. A. Ea. Missouri, 4th qr. 1868.375:00
" 7Wm. C. BuntsAssistant to F. J. Dyckman U. S.D. A. for No. Ohio, for 4th qr. 1868375:00
" 8Oscar FolsomAssistant to W. Dorsheimer U. S.D. A. No. Dist. New York, for 4th qr. 1868500:00
" 8G. W. MillerAssistant to W. Dorsheimer U. S.D. A. No. Dist. New York, for 4th qr. 1868625:00
26Robt. F. MorrisonAssistant to Delos. Lake, U. S.D. A. for California, from July 1, '68 to Dec. 31, '68.$1000:00
Feb. 2L. E. BleckleyAssistant to H. S. Fitch, U. S.D. A. for Georgia, for 4th qr. 1868.$500:00
" 11Arch. L. Williams,Assistant to S. A. Riggs, U. S.D. A. for Kansas, for Qr. end'g Jan. 26, 1869.$375:00
March 6.G. Wharton.Assistant to B. F. Bristow, U. S.D. A. for Kentucky, for last qr. 1868.$375:00
" 13Geo. W. Miller.Assistant to Wm Dorsheimer, U. S.D. A. No. New York, from Jan 1, 1869 to March 1, inclusive$416:66
Date of approval 1869.NameServices - Dist. Assistant to -Amount
April 13R. R. HeathS. L. Warrlin, W. Tenn. 1st quarter, 1869$375.00
"L. W. BleckleyH. S. Fitch, Georgia 1st Qr. 1869500.00
"W. C. BuntsF. J. Dickman, N. Ohio 1st Qr. 1869375.00
"J. A.L. McClureA. S. Ridgeley, Maryland, 1st Qr. 1869500.00
Lewis HouckJ. W. Hoble, Ea. Missouri,1st Qr. 1869.
"H. H.D. ByronD. T. Corbin, So. Carolina for mo. of March, 1869166:66
"W. A. FieldG. S. Hillard, Mass. 1st Qr. 1869875:
"M. F. Dickinson, Jr." "625:
"E. P. Nettleton" "250:
"Geo. J. SicardW. Dorsheimer, N. New York 1st Qr. 1869500:
"Oscar Folsom" "500
"Augustus WardDurbin Ward, So. Ohio, 1st Qr. 1869375:
"Henry Hooper" "500:
"J. K. ValentineJ. P. O'Neill, Ea. Penn. 1st Qr. 1869.500:
"L. H. Boutell,J. O. Norton, No. Ill. 1st Qr. 1869500
"Geo. B. CaldwellN. Goff, Jr. West Va. 1st Qr. 1869125:
"T. HennesseyS. F. Beach, Va. 1 Jan. to 1 March 1869333:32
"G. C. WhartonB. H. Bristow Ky. 1st Qr. 1869.625:00
J. W. FinneyAlfred Russell, Ea. Mich 1st Qr. 1869250:
April 15T. HennesseyS. F. Beach, Virginia March 1 to April 1, '69166:
May 1Arch. L. WilliamsS. A. Riggs, Kansas, for Qr. end'g April 26, '69375:
June 26,T. HennesseyS. F. Beach, Virginia Spring session U. S. Courts in Richmond100:
July 1.Benj. ButterworthW. M. Bateman So. Ohio - from May 1, to June 30, 1869$250
" "J. H. BoutellJ. O. Glover, No. Illinois, 2d quarter 1869. (end'g June 30.)$668:77
" "Louis HouckJ. W. Noble, Ea. Missouri, from 10th April 1869 to 1st May, '69$232:
July 2.Jos. E. Elwell,Wm Dorsheimer No. New York for month of June, 1869$166:66
" "Geo. J. Sicard,Wm. Dorsheimer No. New York, from April 10, 1869 to June 30, 1869$556:25
" "H. H.D. ByronD. T. Corbin South Carolina, from April 10, 1869 to June 30, '69, inc.$655.56
" "Henry HooperW. M. Bateman So. Ohio, from April 10, 1869 to June 30, 1869.$650:
Date of ApprovalNameservices - Time - assistant toAmount
July 3, 1869J. W. FinneyA. B. Maynard, Ea. Michigan - Qr ending June 30, 1869$300:14
July 1stWalb. A. FieldGeo. S. Hillard, Mass. from April 10, 1869, to April 30, 1869$552:25
" 6thR. R. HeathU. S. Attorney Western Tenn. from April 10, 1869 to July 1, 1869$491:66
" "John C. RopesG. S. Hillard, Mass. from May 1st 1869, to July 1st, 1869$502:50
" "Edw. P. NettletonG. S. Hillard, Mass. from April 10, 1869, to June 30, 1869$330:14
Henry S. ShermanGeo. Willey, No. Ohio, from April 10, 1869, to June 30, 1869, inc.$350.00
" "M. F. DickinsonG. S. Hillard, Mass. from April 10, 1869, to July 1, 1869.$761:81
" 8Geo. B. CaldwellN. Goff, West Virginia from April 11 1869 to June 30, 1869$165:08
" "G. C. WhartonB. H. Bristow Kentucky from April 10, 1869 to June 30, 1869.$838:00
" 10R. F. MorrisonU. S. Attorney for California from April 10, 1869 to July 1, 1869$669:00
" 10Benj. G. LovejoyE. C. Carrington, D. C. from June 16, 1869 to Jule 30, 1869$76:38
" 13,John K ValentineA. H. Smith Ea. Penn. from April 10, '69 to July 1, 1869.4653:42.
" 14J. A.L. McClureA. S. Ridgeley, Maryland, from April 10, 1869 to July 1, 1869.$652:04
Date of approvalNameServices-Time-Assistant toAmount
1869 July 16L. E. BleckleyJohn Milledge Georgia from April 10 to June 30, 1869$668:77
" 19Augustus WardDurbin Ward So. Ohio, from April 10, 1869 to April 26, 1869$223:55
" "John J. AllenB. F. Tracy Ea. New York, from April 10 1869 to June 30, 1869$825:
" 31.A. D. AndersonJohn W. Noble, Ea. Missouri, fro month of June, 1869$125:00
August 10Arch. L. WilliamsAss't to U. S. Att'y for Kansas, from April 10, 1869 to June 30, 1869, inclusive$495:21" 12James NelsonTo S. F. Beach, Virginia services during the spring sessions of the U. S. Circuit & Dist. Courts for Virginia$400:00
" 13J. A.L. McClureto U. S. Att'y for Maryland from July 1, 1869 to August 5, 1869$191:65
Oct. 1.J. K. ValentineEa Penn. 3d qr. 1869$750.00
" 2H. S. ShermanNo. Ohio 3d qr. 1869$375:00
" 2Henry HooperSo. Ohio 3d qr. 1869$500.00
" 2Benj. ButterworthSo. Ohio 3d qr. 1869$375.00
" 4L. H. BoutelleNor. Ill. 3d qr. 1869$625.00
" 4J. W. FinneyEa. Michigan 3d qr, 1869$250.00
5Geo. J. Sicard J. E. EwellNo. New York 3d qr. 186$500:00 $500:00
5Benj. G. LovejoyDist Columbia 3d qr. 1869$500.00
Date of approvalNameServices-Time DistrictAm't
1869, Oct.A. D. AndersonEa Missouri 3d qr. 1869$375:
6thJames NeesonVirginia 3d qr. 1869$500
8thJohn C. RopesMassachusetts 3d qr. 1869$875
"M. F. DickinsonMassachusetts 3d qr. 1869"625
"Ed. P. NettletonMassachusetts 3d qr. 1869"250
"l.e. BleckleyGeorgia 3d qr. 1869"500
"H. H.D. ByronS. Carolina 3d qr. 1869"500
11thRob't. HarrisonCalifornia 3d qr. 1869"500
"G. C. WhartonKentucky 3d q. 1869"625
15A. L. WilliamsKansas 3d qr. 1869$375
22Geo. B. CaldwellW. Virginia 3d qr. 1869$125
Nov. 3Benj. ButterworthSo. Ohio, mo. of October '69$125
" 10.A. M. RogersMaryland qr. ending Nov. 6, 1869$500
" 25.B. B. Andrewssp. counsel in case of U.S. vs. Smith, Martin & Gill,, No. Florida$100


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