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18490115-sanduskyclarion - o t nf description ne.-r ·' Old Sausage"...
o t nf description ne.-r ·' Old Sausage" croated a rumpus ill iho Iho ullicr day, aliont an article on mileage thai appeared in iho New York Tribune. The amount the mailer was, Mr. Greclcy had drawn a comparison between iho amount of mileage which members of Congress received, and iho amount they would receive, if tho distance by tho nearcht poit rout was the basis, and bet down the excess lo llieir honor. This was nol a judicious move, for Mr. Grccley, ns a this honso, especially considering how e.xfravagant- · Iv nice somes of these- bloated crib-suckers are | honor. Ilis design was lo appeal to tho i for a change of the rulo for computing mileage.-} Tho mailer was referred to the committee on ail on^ of age, as a committee of inquiry, and will como before the houso, and the results bo mado tho country. The result will be for good. A bill that was ip yesterday for supplying

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  1. The Sandusky Clarion,
  2. 15 Jan 1849, Mon,
  3. Page 1

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