Context

Context of In the Senate of the United States. March 15, 1888. -- Ordered to lie on the table and be printed. Mr. Dolph submitted the following resolution: Resolved, that the Secretary of the Treasury be directed to inform the Senate what construction is placed by the Department upon the phrase "or the waters adjacent thereto," in Section 1967 of the Revised Statutes of the United States, prohibiting the killing of fur seals upon the Islands of St. Paul and St. George...