Wasington, Jan. 19.- In the senate Tuesday Hale callee! up a bilí providing for the organizatlon of a naval battalion in the District of Columbia. The bill was passed. A bilí was passed for a public building; at Altoona, Pa., to oost $125,000 for the incorporation of the American instructora of the deaf. The day in the house, in pursuance of the speoial order adopted the previous day, was devoted to the consideraron of private pension bilis. TTnder the terms of the order debate on each biH was limited to ten minutes. About 9Q0 private pension bilis remaln on the calendar.