To the Senators of the United States, respectively:
Washington, April 8th, 1869.
Objects interesting to the United States requiring that the Senate should be in session on the 12th instant, to receive and act upon such communications as may be made to it on the part of the Executive, your attendance in the Senate Chamber in this City, on that day, at 12 o'clock noon, is accordingly requested.
U. S. Grant
To the Honorable
April 8. 1869
President Grant Convenes Extra Session of the U S Senate