and Expenditure, 1896-97.
Ministry of the Colonies, Court of Audit, expenses of Fernando Po, civil, military and naval pensions, interest on savings bank deposits, passages of Government employs . 1,507,900
Diplomatic and consular expenses ..... 74,000
Grace and Justicea
Courts of Justice, register of property, gaols, the clergy, missionaries, public worship, passages of missionaries, college for missionaries....... 1,896,277
Pay and allowances, provisions, forage, clothing, war-like stores, invalids, orphans, extraordinary credit for the campaign in Mindanao ($624,680).....6,042,442
Central administration, mint at Manila, provincial administration, pay and allowances of corps of carbineers (custom house guards), cost of selling stamped paper, of collecting taxes, of working the lottery ...... 1,393,184
Pay and allowances, victualling and clothing, material for the station, for the squadron, material for the arsenal ($1,260,652)........3A566,528
Colonial Secretary (pay and allowances), Governor-General, civil governors, political and military governors, council of administration, the Guardia Civil, post office, telegraph, health officers of ports ....... 2,198,350
Education and public worksa
Technical schools, nautical do. of drawing, painting, sculpture and engraving, university, normal school, observatory of Manila ($20,000 per annum), pay and allowances of engineers and assistants of public works, of the woods and forests, of mines, and of the model farms . . . . 615,198
NB.aExpenditure on Army and Navy $9,608,970, considerably more
than half the total revenue.
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