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Marmont and Culver City Town Board Minutes - 1894  



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September 3rd 1894

Be it remembered that theTown Board of the town of Marmont met on the 3rd day of Septemeber 1894 at 7 o'clock P. M. Present Samuel E Medbourn, Marcus F Mosher and John W. Souder. The Following bill was then read.

To The honorable town council of the town of Marmont
    I hereby present you my bill for printing ordinances in Marmont Herald three weeks accoring to law. The ordinances contained 13 squares at $1.00 per square first insertion, $13.00 . Subsequent insertions at .50 cents per square $13.00 total $26.00
    Geo. Nearpass Ed. Herald


Motion made by Marcus F. Mosher that the afore communication be laind on the table until the next meeting of the Board pending investigation which motion was duly seconded and carried.

The president of the board then appointed Samuel E. Medbourn and Marcus F. Mosher as a committe to procure a suitable place for the erection of a calaboos and receive bids for the building of said jail.

The president of the Board John W. Souder the appointed Marcus F. Mosher as committee on strreets and alleys and Samuel E. Medbourn as committee on finance motion made by Marcus F. Mosher that a surveyor be procured for the purpose of estabilishing the grade of the streets which motion was duly seconded and carried

On the Motion said Board adjourned

Frederick L. Carl, Clerk

John W. Souder, Pres.
Sept 17th 1894

Be it remembered that the Town Board of the Town of Marmont met on the 17th day of Septemmber 1894 at 7 O'clock P. M. Present John W. Souder, Samuel E Medbourn and Marcus F Mosher

Motion made by Marcus F. Mosher that the motion laid on the table at the previous meeting be taken from the table which motion was duly seconded and carried. Motion made by Marcus F. Mosher thet the bill of $26.00 presented by Geo. Nearpass Ed. of the Marmont Herald for the publishing of ordinances be accepted and an order drawn for that amount, which montion was duly seconded and carried.

And be it further remembered that said Board selected and appointed B. W. S. Wiseman as secretary of the Board of Health for said Town to have and to hold such office until his successor is duly elected and qualified.

On motion said Baord adjourned

F. L. Carl, Clerk

John W. Souder Pres.
Oct 7th 1894

Be it remembered that the Town Board of the Town of Marmont met on the 7th day of October 1894 at 7 O'clock P. M. Present John W. Souder, Samuel E Medbourn and Marcus F Mosher

Marcus F. Mosher made Moition that the clerk notify John C. Butler of Plymouth that his terms for surveying and establishing the grade of the streets to be accepted .

His terms being as follows
    said Butler to receive the sum of $3.00 per day for his services he to furnish one helper, said helper to receive the sum of $1.75 per day


said motion was duly seconded and carried and the president ordered the clerk to notify said Butler in accorance with said motion.

On motion said Baord adjourned

F. L. Carl, Clerk

John W. Souder Pres.
Oct 15th 1894

Be it remembered that the Town Board of the Town of Marmont met on the 7th day of October 1894 at 7 O'clock P. M. Present John W. Souder, Marcus F Mosher and Samuel E Medbourn

That whereas B. W. S. Wisem and who was appointed secretary of the Board of Health on Sept 17th 1894 failed to qualify.

One Thomas Medbourn a resident of said town was duly appointed by said board as Secretary of the Board of Health for said town to serve until his successor is elected and qualified. The salary of said Medbourn to be $12.00 per annium.

    Marmont, Indiana October 15th 1894

    This is to certify that Thomas Medbourn was on the 15th day of October 1894 was duly appointed secretary of the Board of Health of the Town of Marmont, Ordinance by the Board of Trustees of said town to have and to hold said office until his successor is appointed and qualified. John W. Souder, President

    Attest, F. L Carl, Clerk

    Sate of Indiana, Marshall County SS:

    Thomas Medbourn being duly sworn upon his oath says that he will uphold the constitution of the State of Indiana and that he will honestly and faithfylly discharge his duties as Secretary of the Board of Health of the Town of Marmont, Indiana according to law and to the best of his ability, so help him God.

    Thomas Medbourn
    subscribed and sworn to before me this 16th day of October 1894

    Oliver Morris, Motary Public

    And be it further rememberd that the following bill was presented and read
      Charles P. Drummond, Dr.
      To cash advanced for corporate seal $ 2.45
      "     ";      "        "  corporate record    3.50
      "  expenses R. R. fare to Marmont, Jul 16th '94      .45
      "      "           and supper Aug. 6th '94      .80
      "  legal services as per contarct with Board  50.00
      ----------
      $57.20
      Oct 3rd 1894
      Oct 3rd 1894 Charles P Drummond


    Motion made by Marcus F. Mosher that the bill of $57.20 as presented by Chas. P. Drummond be accepted and an order drawn for that amount motion was duly seconded and carried

    On motion said Baord adjourned

    F. L. Carl, Clerk

    John W. Souder Pres.
Dec 3rd 1894

Be it remembered that the Town Board of the Town of Marmont met on the 3rd day of December 1894 at 7 O'clock P. M. Present John W. Souder, Samuel E Medbourn and Marcus F Mosher

Motion made by Samuel E. Medbourn that the first quarter salaries of all the the town officers be paid which motion was duly seconded and carried and the clerk was instructed to draws orders for the amount due the different officers. The following bills were the presented and ordered paid.
Town of Marmont by C. P. Drummond Dr. to D. McDonald & Co. of Plymouth for 250 Marmont Election tickets $1.50. Motion made by Marcus F. Mosher that the bill be paid which motion was duly seconded and carried

Marmont, Ind. Oct 19, 1894
To the honorable Board of Trustees of Marmont Ind. Dr. to J. F. Koontz, D. G. Walter and E. M. Cates for services as members of the election Board for the election of town officers for the town of Marmont held on July 5th 1894
    2 trips to Plymouth$ 2.60
    3 days Election Board   4.50
    Seeing to teickets being printed, notices of
    election posted map of town dividing town
    wards and having officers quailfy
    $ 3.25
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    Total$10.35


Motion made by Marcus F Mosher that the bill be allowed and an order drawn for that amount which motion was duly seconded and carried.
Marmont Ind. Nov 30th 1894
Dr. to J. F. Koontz Nov 27th to 1 Da. Labor $1.25

Motion made by Samuel E. Medbourn that the bill be allowed and an order drawn for the amt. which motion was duly seconded and carried

Marmont Oct 31st 1894
To the Common Council of the town of Marmont, Dr. to Geo. Nearpass $6.25 for printing Soarlatina flags

Motion made by Marcus F. Mosher that the bill be allowed and an order drawn for the amount which motion was duly seconded and carried.

Marmont Dec. 3rd 1894
Town of Marmont Dr to F. L. Carl for work on road $1.25

Motion made by Samuel E Medbourn that this bill be allowed and an order drawn for the amounty which motion was duly seconded and carried.

On motion said Board adjourned.

Frederick L Carl, Clerk

John W. Souder Pres. was
Dec 17th 1894

Be it remembered that the town Board of the Town of Marmont met on the 17th day of December 1894 at 7 P. M. Present John W. Souder, and Marcus F. Mosher.

The following bill was presented and read

Marmont Dec. 17th 1894
Town of Marmont Dr. to John Osborn for 1000 order blanks four dollars and twenty five cents ($4.25).

Motion made that the bill be allowed which motion was carried and the clerk was ordered to draw an order for that amount

On motion said board adjourned

F. L. Carl, Clerk

John W Souder Pres


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