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Culver City Ind. Jan 3" 1898
Be it remembered that tht Town Biard if the town of Culver City Ind. met in regular session on the 17 day of January 1898 at 7 O'clock P.M.

Present at said meeting Trustees James H. Castleman, Abraham Hayes and Albert A Keen.

Minutes of previous meeting read and approved.

Bills allowed

Culver City to E. M. Geller Dr for lumber $29.57
On motion said bill was allowed and ordered praid.

Culver City to Geo. Voreis Dr for labor of streets #2.50
Onmotion saild bill was allowed and ordered paid.

Culver City to J. H. Cromley Dr for wood $1.25
On motion said bill was allowed and ordered paid.

Culver City to D. H. Smith Dr. for Bulding ? walks labor on streets $19.50
On motion said bill was allowed and ordered paid.

On motion said board adjourned
Attest F. L. Clark, clerk J. H. Castleman Pres.
Culver CIty Ind. Jan 17th 1898
Be it rememebered that the Town board of the town of Culver City Ind. met in regular session on the 17"day of January 1898 at 7 O'clock P.M. Present at said meeting Trustees James H. Castleman, Abraham Hayes and Albert A Keen.

Minutes of previous meeting were read and approved

Bills allowed

Culver Ind. Jan 15 '98
Tow of Culver to Henry Zechiels Dr for 100 loads of gravel $.612
The ayes and nays were taken upon motion to allow said bill Trustees Hayes and Keen voting in the affirmative and Trustee Casteman ins the negatice the president declared said motion carried and said bill allowed

Culver City to T. E. Slattery Dr for expenses to Plymouth $1.10
On motion said bill was allowed and ordered paid.

On motion board adjourned
Attest F. L. Carl Clerk J. H. Castleman Pres.
Culver City Ind. Feb 7" 1898
Be it remembered that the Town board of the town of Culver City Ind. met in regular session on the 7" day of Feb. 1898 at 7 Oclock P. M. Present at said meeting Trustees James H. Castleman, Abraham Hayes and Albert A Keen

On motion which was duly seconded and carried the Marshall was instructed to locate the set of law books belonging to the town of Culver City and have same returned to town hall

On motion which was duly seconded and carried the services of V. P. Kirk as Town attorney was dispensed with

On motion which was duly seconded and carried the salararys of the different town officers was ordered paid.

On motion board adjourned
Attest F. L. Carl,Clerk J. H. Castleman, Pres.
Culver City Ind. Feb 21" 1898
Be it remembered that the Town Board of the town of Culver City Ind. met in regular session on the 21st day of February 1898 at 7 O'clock P.M.

Present at said meeting Trustees James H. Castleman Abraham Hayes and Albert A Keen.

Minutes of previous meeting were read and approved

On motion which was duly seconded and carried the salary of V. P. Kirk as town attorney was allowed amount $8.75

Bill of D. H. SMith for one and one half days work allowed amt. $2.25

On motion which was duly seconded and carried Chas. P. Drummond of Plymouth was appointerd Attorney for the town of Culver City, Ind. same to take effect March 1st 1898 and to be for the term of one year at $35.00 per annum

On motion the clerk was instructed to notify said Drummond of said appointment

On motion the Board adjourned.
Attest F. L. Carl Clerk J. H Castleman
Culver CIty Ind. March 7" 1898
Be it remembered that the Town Board of the town of Culver City Indiana met in regular session on ths 7th day of March 1898 at 7 Oclock P. M. Present at said meeting Trustees James H. Castleman, Abraham Hayes and Albert A. Keen.

Minutes of previous meeting read and approved.

The following bills were allowed

Town of Culver to D. H. Smith Dr. for 1 1/2 days building sidewalk @.25
On motoion said bill was allowed and ordered paid.


Culver Ind. 3/7/98
Culver to Geo. Voreis Dr for watching fire $1.50
On motion said bill was allowed and ordered paid.

Culver Ind. 3/7/98
Culver City to E. Spencer Dr for watching fire $1.50
On motion said bill was allowed and ordered paid.

On motion board adjourned
Culver City Ind. March 21st 1898
Be it remembered that the Town Board of the town of Culver City Ind. met in regular session on the 21st dya of March 1898 at 7 o'clock P.M.

Present at said meeting Trustees James H. Castleman Abraham Hayes and Albert A. Keen.

On motion which was duly seconded and carried the clerk was instructed to draw on order in favor of Osborn for the rent not de on the rooms occupied by Town Board

And be it further remembered that on motion by trustee Keen which motion was duly seconded by Trustee Hayes that Geo. W. Voreis by appointed as Inspectpr of Election to be held on the 2nd day of May 1898. The ayes and nayes were taken upon said motion Trustees Keen and Haes voting in the affirmative and the President of said board James H. Castleman declared said motion carried.

On motion Board adjourned
Attest F. L. Carl, Clerk J. H Castleman Pres.
Culver CIty Ind April 4" 1898
Be it rememebred that the Town Board of the Town of Culver City Indiiana met in regular session on the 4" day of April 1898 at 7 O'clock P.M.

Present at said meeting Trustees Jams H. Castleman, Abraham Hayes and Albert A. Keen.

Minutes of previous meting were read and approved.

The following bills were presented and read.

Culver Ind. April 4 1898
Town of Culver to D. H. Smith Dr for 6 1/2 days work on street and ditch $9.35
On motion said bill was allowed and ordered paid

Culver Ind. April 4" 1898
Town of Culver to Urias Menser Dr. for 138 ft sewer tile $62.00
on motion said bill was allowed and ordered paid

On motion which was duly seconded and carried the clerk was instructed to draw an order in favor of Thomas Medbourn for $3,00 quarterly salary as Sec of Board of Health

On motion said board adjourned
J. H. Castleman

Attest F. L. Carl, Clerk
Per D. H. Smith Marshal
Culver City, Ind. April 18" 1989
Be it remembered that the Town Board of the town of Culver City Ind. met in reguar session on th 18" day of April 1898 at 7 OClock P.M.

Present at said meeting Trustees James H. Castleman Abrhama Hayes and Albert A. Keen.<

Minutes of previous were read and approved.

Bill presented.

April 18" 1898 Culver City to U. Menser Dr for jardware $13.43
On motion said bill was allowed and ordered paid.

Culver Ind.April 18" 98
Culver City to Hayes & Son Dr for work on streets $4.75
On motion said bill was allowed and ordered paid.

Culver Ind. April 18" 1898
Culver City to Born & Wertz Dr for blacksmithing 2.50
On motion said bill was allowed and ordered paid.

Culver Ind. April 18" 98
Culver CIty to Eli Spencer Dr. for building manhole $2.00
On motion said bill was allowed and ordered paid

Culver Ind. April 18 1898
Cuver City to E. M. Geller Dr for lumber $21.32
On motion said bill was allowed and ordered paid. Trustees Hayes & Keen voting in the affirmative. Trustee
Castleman in the negative.

On motion which was duly seconded and carried the chair was instructed to appoint a committee, said committee to investigate and report on som eplan of fire protection

The President James H. Castleman appointed as committee, J. M. Speyer, J. H. Koontz and U. Menser
On motion said board adjourned.
Attest F. L. Carl Clerk J. H. Castleman, Pres.
Culver City Ind. May 2 1898
Be it remembered that the Town Board of the the town of Culver City Ind. met in regular session on the 2nd day of May 1898 at 7 O'clock P.M.

Present at said meeting Trustees James H. Castleman, Abraham Hayes and Abert A. Keen.

Minutes of previous meeting were read and approved

Bills presented

Culver CIty to F. L. Carl Dr. for stamps and expenses chgs .53 cts
On motion said bill was allowed and ordered paid.

Culver City to Arthur Castleman Dr for services as night watch 1.50
On motion said bill was allowed and ordered paid.

Culver CIity to S. Fairbanks Dr for service as night watch $4.50
On motion said bill was allowed and ordered paid.

Culver City to Geo. Nearpass Dr. for printing $34.20
On motion said bill was allowed and ordered paid.

Culver City to J. H. Born Dr for Blcksmithing $0.50
On motion said bill was allowed and ordered paid.

On motion which was duly recorded and carried the clerk was instructed to draw orders for salarys due the different town officers.

On motion Board adjourned
F. L. Carl, Clerk H. H. Castleman Pres.
Culver City Ind. May 5 1898
Be it remembered that the Town Board of the town of Culver City Ind. met in Special session on the 5th day of May 1898 in response to the following notice
    To Abraham Hayes and Albert A. Keen that s special meeting of the Board of Trustees of the town of Culver City Indiana will be held at the office of the Town Trustees Culver City Indiana 5th day of May 1898 at the office of the Town of Trustees
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Culver Ind. May 5 1898
CUlver CIty to Oliver Morris Dr for meals furnished Election board $3.50
On motion said bill was allowed and ordered paid.

On motion which was duly seconded and carried the bills for services on ELection board wasre allowed as follows
    To Geo Voreis as Inspectior and expenses to Plymouth filing returns $5.05
    To H. V. Shaw as Judge $2.00
    To M. F. Mosher as Judge $2.00
    To Geo Garn as clerk $2.00
    To Wm. York as clerk $2.00
    To Geo. Davis as marshall $1.50
    To S. Fairbanks as marshall $1.50


And be it further remembered that the report of D. H. Smith as Marshall for the term ending May 5" 1898 was accepted and ordered palced on file.

On motion the clerk was instructed to draw on order in favor of D. H. Smith for the amount of $1.61 balance due said smith on settlement

An be it further remembered that David H. SMith presented and filed his certificate of election as Marshall with oath of office attached and was duly sworn also be it remembered that the said David H. SMith presented and filed his bond which upon motion was duly accepted and approved by the board of Trustees.

And be it further remembered that Thomas E. SLattery presented and filed his certificate of election as Treasurer with oath of office thereunto attached and was duly sworn also be it remembered that the said Thomas E. Slattery presented and filed his bond which upon motion was duly accepted and approved by the Board of Trustees
And be it further remembered that Fred L. Carl presented and files his certificate of ELection as Cerk with oath of office thereunto attached and was duly sworn, also be remembered that the said Fred L Carl presented and filed his bond which upon motion was duly accepted and approved by the board of Trustees

And be it further remembered that the certificate of election as Town Trusteees of Oliver A Rea and Smauel E. Medbourn with oaths of offoice thereunto attached were presented and filed and being duly sworn were each accepted by the Board of Trustees

And be it further remembered that the Town Board of Trustees for the ensuing term was then organized as President.

On motion said Board adjourned.
Atest F. L. Carl, Clerk O A. Rea, Pres.
Culver City Ind. May 16" 1898
Be it remembered that the Town Board of the town of CUlver City Ind. met in regular session on the 16" day of May 1898 at 7 O'clock P.M.

Present at said meeting Trustee O. A. Rea, Abraham Hays and Samuel E. Medbourn

Minutes of previous meeting was read and approved.

Biill presented by Samuel Ulery for services as Sec. Board of Health for $1.50 allowed and clerk imstructed to void former order for .50 cts.

On motion which was duly recorded and carried the clerk was instructed to writ to and investigate as to the charges for fire extinguishers

ALso be it further remembered that the clerk was instructed to write the Town Attorney (Chas. Drummond) and have an ordinance drawn to amend ordince No. 6 Sec. 4 so as to include all peddlers.

On motion said Board adjourned

O. A. Rea Pres
Attest F. L. Carl Clerk
Culver City Ind June 6" 1898
Be it rememebred that the Town Board of the town of Culver Cit, Ind. met in regular session on the 6th day of june 1898 at 7 O'CLock P.M.

Present at said meeting, Trusteees O. A. Rea, Charles Hays and S. E. Medbourn

Minutes of previous meeting were read and approved.

The secretary of Board of Health was notified to look after the removing and destroying of the dead fish along the lakeshore.

And be it further remembered that the following resolution was presented and read by Trustee Hays Rea
    That whereas it is beneficial to the Town of Culver City, Indiana to have a street along the line following on the south side of lots now owned by Chas. Curtis and extending from Main St. East to Flour Mill site being 309 ft. in length.

    And Charles H. Curtis being the owner of a portion of the land adjacent to said street has made the following instrument of dedication
      Know all mend by these Oresent that Charles H. Curtus an unmarried man of Marshall County State of Indiana for and in consideraton of the sum of One Dollar and the benefits which will accure to by by the opening and extension of the street hereinafter mentioned does hereby dedicate to the Town of Culver City and to the public who may have occasion to use the same a cerain strip of land sixteen (16) feet wide off the south side of the following described real estate situated in hte Town of Culver City formerly Marmont formerly Union Twon Carshall county Indiana towit
        Beginning two hunderd and eighty (280) feet east of the north west corner of section twenty one (21) Township
        Thirty-Two (32) north Range One (1) and east. Thence south two hundred 200 and ninety one and one half (291 1/2) feet,thence west one honudred and fifteen (115) feet; thence south one hindred and foirty eight (148) feet; thence east three hundred and ninge (309) feet; thence north four hundred and thrity nine and one half (439 1/2) feeet; then west one hundred and niety four (194) feet to the place of beginning.
      This dedicarion is intended to be for one half of a street, the other half to be dedicated by parties who own the land south of the land herein described and this dedication is made for street purposes only and upon the following express condition which is made precident to the acceotance of the same by the Town Board of Trustees of the Town of Culver City, towit. The said Curtis and his grantees immediate and remot shall not be required to build and construct or keep in repair any sidewalk or sidewalks along or adjacent to said property on the street proposed to be opened ipon the real estate hereby dedicated and further if said land at any time shall cease to be used as a street or public highway it shall revert to and cecome the property of the person who shall own the real estate from which it is hereby taken and dedicated

      In witness whereof the said Charles H. Curtis had hereunto set his hand and seal this 25" day of May 1989 - Chas. H. Curtis
    State of Indiana, Marshall County SS
    Before me the undersigned clerk of the Circuit Court within and for said County, personally appeared the above named Charles H. Curtis and acknowledged the execution of the annexed instrument for the purpose therein expressed.
    John W. Wilfond, Clerk


Now therefore be it resolved that said dedication be accepted by the Town of Cullver City for the purposees therein expressed and be it further resolved that this resolution be spread in full upon the records kept by the clerk of town and that the instrument of dedication also be recorded in miscellaneous records in the Recorder's office of Marshall County, Indiana and it was moved by the said O. A. Rea. which motion was duly seconded by S. E. Medbourn that said resolution be passed and adopted as read. The yaes and nays were taken upon said motion. Trustees Rea and Medbourn voting in the affirmative and the President of said board O. A. Reas declared said motion carried and said resolution adopted.

On motion said Board adjourned
Attest Fl L Carl O. A. Rea, Pres.
Culver City Ind. June 20" 1898
Be it remembered that the town board of the town of Culver City Ind. met in regular session 20" day of June 1898 at 7 O'Clock P. M.

Present at said meeing Trustees O. A. Rea Abrahan Hays and Samuel E. Medbourn.

Minutes of previous meeting were read and approved.

On motion whch was duly seconded and carried the clerk was instructed to have deeds for road as here running from Main street to FLouring mill recorded in County records.

And be it further remembered that said Board selected and appointed as successor to John Osborn School trustee for said Town to have and to old said office for three years or until his successor is elected and qualified the following named perso towit E> N. Vanschoiack.

On motion said Board adjourned

Attesst F. L. Carl clerk O. A. Rea, Pres.
Culver City Ind. July 4th 1898
Be it remembered that the own Board of the town of Culver City Ind. met in reglar session on the 4th day of July 1898 at 7 O'clock P. M.

Present at said meeting, trustees O. A. Rea Abraham Hays and S. E. Medbourn.

On motion which was duly seconded and carried the clerk was instructed and carried the clerk was instructed to send the deed for road as made by S. E. Medbourn to town attorney and have same corrected.

The following bills were allowed

W. S. Easterday for road work $21.25

D. G. Walter for road work $8.75

Hays & Son for road work $8.00

D. H. Smith for road work $14.57

On motion which was duly sconded and carried the clerk was instructed to draw an order on the Treasurer in form of the Gutta Percha & Rubber Mfg Co. for $115.00 payment in full for fire protection supplies

In the matter of the platt of Elizabeth Dudleson addition to Culver City Ind. Comes now Elizabeth Duddleson by John Osborn her representative and submits to the board of Trustees her platt of an addition to the Town of Culver City and asks that the same be approved by the Board and the Board now appointed S. E. Medbourn a special committee to examine said platt and siad committte is directed to report at the present meeting of the Board.

The said special committee now submits his report which is in these words
    To the Board of Trustees of the Town of Culver City Ind.

    The undersigned your committee to whom was refered the platt of
    Elizabeth Duddleson addition to the Town of Culver City Ind. now reports that he is familiar and well acquainted with the land platted and that he has made a careful examination of said platt and finds the same all things proper and correct and he recommends that said platt be approved.


Trustees Hays now offers the following resolution and moves its adoption. Upon the report of the secial committee to whom was referred the platt of Duddleson addition to the town of Culver City, Be it resolved that said platt be in all things approved.

The ayes and nayes were taken on said resolution. Trustees Hays and Medbourn voting in the affirmative and the President O. A. Rea declared said resolution adopted.

The above addition is described as follows Commencing One hundred and forty (140) feet east of where the section line between sections twenty and twenty one in township thirty two (32) North range one east runes thesouth line of the north fifty (50) acres of the south 2/3 of the north east quarter of section twenty (20) and lone one (1) in section twenty twenty one (21) Township thirty two (32) north range one (1) east. said addition lies east of the Winamac and Plymouth State Road.

The lots are numbered from one (1) to twenty seven (27) inclusive.

On motion Board adjourned
Attest F. L. Carl Clerk O. A. Rea, Pres.

Culve CIty Ind. July 18" 1898
Be it remembered that the Town Board of the town of Culver City Ind. met in regular session on the 18th day of July 1898 at 7 O'clock P.M.

Present at said meeting Trustees O. A. Rea; S. E. Medbourn and Abraham Hays

Mintues of previous meeting read and approved.

The following bills were allowed

Hays & Son, Road Work #2.50

D. H. Smith Road Work $8.50

D> H. Smith Road Work 7.50 for E. Spencer

D. H. Smith Road work $3.55 for Geo. Voreis

W. S. Easterday road work $2.50

John Zechiel Stone $2.75

S. Fairbanks Road work $1.87

J. Patsel Road Work $.65

On motion which was duly seconded and carried the Clerk was instructed to have an ordinance drawn amending Ordainance No 2 Sec 2 so as o raise saloon licenses to two hundred (200.00) dollars.

On motion Board adjourned
Attest F. L. Carl, Clerk O. A. Rea
Culver City Indiana Aug 1st 1898
Be it remembered that the Town BOad of the town of CUlver City Indiana met in regular session on the 1st day of AUg. 1898 at 8 O'clock P.M.

Present at said meeting Trustees O. A. Rea S. E. Medbourn and Abraham Hays

Minutes of previous meeting were read and approved.

And be it further remembered that Trustee Samuel E. Medbourn presented and read the following Ordinance towit
    An Ordinance regulating and licensing the selling, bartering and giving away of intoxicaing liquirs to be drunk as a beverage within the corporate limits of the town of Culver City Indiana and presenting penalties for the violation thereof

    Sec. 1 Be it ordained by the Board of Trustees of the Town of Culver City Indiana that it shall be unlawful for any person or persons directly or indirectly to sell, barter or give away any spirituois Vinouse malt or other intoxicating luquors to be drunk as a beverage within the corporatelimits of the Town of Culver City Indiana without first procuring a license from said town as herein after in this ordinance provided

    Sec 2 Any person or person licensed by the Board of County Commissioners of Marshall County in the STate of Indiana to sell barter or give away intoxicating liquors within said town may obtain a license from said town to sell barter or give away Spirituous Vinous Malt or other intoxicating liquors within said town by producing to the Treasurer of said town his or their license from said Board of County Commissioners and upon the peaymet to said Treasurer of the sum
    One hundred ($100.00) dollars for each and every offence.

    Sec 4 All ordinanace of parts of Ordinancein conflict herewith are hereby repealed Dec. 5" this Ordinance shall be in fll force and effect from and after its passage and publication
And it was thereupon moved by said Medbourn that said ordinance be passed and adopted as read which motion was duly seconded by Trustee Abraham Hays and the yaes and nays were duly taken by the President of said Board on said motion. Trustees Samuel E. Medbourn and Abraham Hays voting in the affirmative and the president of said Board Oliver A. Rea declarded said motion carried snd siad ordinance passed and
adopted. And it was then moved by Trustee Abraham Hays that the Clekr of said Board be instructed and directed to publish said ordinance for three successive issues in the Culver City Herald, a weekly news paper of general circulation published in the town of Culver City Indiaa which motion was duly seconded by Samuel E. Medbourn and the yaes and nays were taken of said motion by the President of said Board and Trustees Medbourn and Hays voted in the affirmative and the President of said Board declared said motion carried and the said Clerk was ordered to publish said Ordinance in accordance with said motion.

On motion said board adjourned.
Attest F. L. Carl Clerk O. A. Rea Pres.
Culver CIty Ind. Aug. 15 1898
Be it remembered that the town Board of the town of Culver CIty, Ind. met in regular session on the 15th day of August 1898 at 7 O'clock P.M.

Present at said meeting Trustees O. A. ReaS. E> Medbourn and Abraham Hays.

Minutes of previous meeting read and approved

Bill of Wm. York for 1.31 allowed

Biill of U. Menser lain on table untill next meeting

And be it further remembered that the following petition was presented and read
    To the Honorable Board of trustees of the town of Culver City Ind. comer W. S. Easterday D. H. Smith John Buswell and others and petition your honorable body to order the construction of a side walk along the following route viz. Commencing at Main Street & running west on the north side of Washington St. to a point opposite of the south east corner of O. Duddleson property, thence North across Washington St. thence West to the SOuth west corner of John Buswell property.
On motion which was duly seconded and the CLerk was instructed to notify said property owners to build said walkas described in said petition.

Onsaid motion Board adjourned.
Attest F. L. Carl,Clerk O. A. Rea, Pres.
Culcer CIty Ind. Sept 5 1898
Be it remembered that the Town Board of the town of CUlver City Ind. met in regular session on the 5th day of September at 7 O'clock P.M.

Present at said meeting Trustees O. A. Rea Abraham Hays and S. E. Medbourn

Minutes of said previous meeting approved

And be it further remembered that trustee S. E. Medbourn presented and read the following ordinance and read the folloiwing ordiance fixing the levy for taxes of said town for the year 1899 which ordinance is No. 15
    Be it ordained by the Board of Trustees of the town of Culver City, Indiana that the following levy of taxes be and is hereby made for the year 1899 f0r said town towit
      for Corporation purposes on each One hundred (100.00) dollars valuation of the taxable property of said town forty (40) cents and on each poll twenty-five (25) cents for tuition purposes on each One hundred (100.00) valuation of the taxable propertry of said town thirty (.30) cents and on each poll twenty-five (25) cents.

      Wereah an emergency exists for the immediate taking effect of this ordiance it shall therefore be in force and effect from and after its passage.
And the said S. E. Medbourn moved that the same be placed upon its final passage which motion was duly seconded by Trustee Abraham Hays and the yaes and nays were taken upon said motion Trustees Medbourn and Hays voting in the affrimative and the President O. A> Rea declared said
motion carried

It was then moved by said Trustee Medbourn that said ordinance be passed and adopted as read which motion was duly seconded by Trustee Hays. The yawes and nays were taken upon siad motion and upon roll call Trustees Medbourn and Hays voted in the affirmative and the President O. A. Rea declared said motion carried and said ordianance passed and aopted as read.

On motion said Board adjourned.
Attest F. L. Carl Clerk O. A. Rea.
Culver CIty Ind. Sept 19 1898
Be it rembered that the Town Board of the town of CUlver CIty Ind. met in regular session on the 19" day of September 1898 at 7 O'clock P.M.

Present at said meeting Trustees O. A. Rea Abraham Hays and S. E. Medbourn

Minutes of previous meeting approved

The following bill was presented by Urias Menser
Town of culver City to U. Menser Dr. for Mdsc $7.87
on order from Bo_ 4.00
Road work $8.75
Total $20.62

On motion which was duly recorded and carried said bill was allowed and ordered paid

On motion said Board adjourned
Attest F. L. Carl, Clerk O.A. Rea
culver City Ind. Oct 5 1898
Be it remebered that the Town Board of the town of Culver City Ind. met in regular session on the 3rd day of October 1898 at 7 O'clock P. M.

Present at said meeting Trustees O. A. Rea Abraham Hayes and S. E. Medbourn

Minutes of previous meeting read and approved

The following biills were allowed

Bill of WM.York for 2000 ft Lumber $32.00

Bill of Eli Spencer work on street 3.12

Bill of L. Easterday work on street 3.12

made payable to D.H. Smith 3.12

Bill of Hayes & Son work on street 1.00

Bill of Hayes & Son Livery for special use of Marshall in emergency 2.00

Bill of Geo, Nearpass for printing Ordianace made payable to H. J. Mereidith $10.50

And be it further remembered that the clerk was instructed to notify Oberchain & Boyers Builders of Chemical Engines at Logansport that they had not fullfilled their art of agreement in that the failed to procure the signature to their petition og a majority of the freeholders of the town of Culver CIty and that no action would be taken by Board until same was complied with.

On motion said Board adjourned
Attest F. L Carl, Clerk O. A. Rea, Pres.
CUlver City Ind Nov. 7" 1898
Be if remembered that the town Board of the town of CUlver City Ind. met in regular session on the 7th day of November 1898 at 7 O'clock P.M..

Present at said meeting trustees O. A> rea Abraham Hays and S. E. Medbourn.

MInutes of previous meeting were read and approved

The following bulls were presented and allowed

M. Geller - Lumber $2.56

L. c. WIseman Night watch !.25

Eli SPencer night watch 1.25

Petition as presented by Obenchain & Boyer for purchase of fire engine laid over until next regular meeting

On motion board adjourned
Attest F. L. Carl Clerk O. A. Rea, Pres.
Culver City In. Nov. 21" 1898
Be it rememebred that the town board of the town of Culver City Indiana met in regular sesion on the 21: day of Novemebere 1898 at 7 O'clocke P.M.

Present at said meeting Trusteed O. A. Rea S. E. Medbourn and Abraham Hays

MInutes of previous meeting were read and approved

Bill of D. H. Smith for road work allowed amount $19.50

And be it further remembered that a petition presented by Jonah Geiselman and others for a side walk on the west side Lake Street along the East line of lots No's 55 - 56 and 57 and out lot No. 4 was granted and be it further remembered that the Marshall was instructed to order a side walk on East side of Lake street along west line of lots No. 19 - 20 - 21 and 24

The petition of Obenchain & Boyer llaid over indefinetely

Clerk instructed to order 500 printed noted heads and 500 envelopes

On motion said Boad adjourned
Attest F. L. Carl Clerk O. A. Rea, Pres.


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