Council of Fifty, Minutes, March 1844–January 1846; Volume 2, 1 March–6 May 1845

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the officers arrested some one began to call out for the police. Now if we have no charter we have no police but we can ordain five hundred deacons and appoint over them an Arch-deacon which will do just as well as the police.
Some remarks were made on the subject of marrying in the without Licenses Also concerning recording Deeds, shall we go to to do it or shall we not.
The was opposed to going to either to get a marriage licence or to get our Deeds recorded. When any couple wants to be married let them make a covenant between themselves in the presence of witnesses and they cant be harmed.
He proposed that we hire brother Wandall to write the letters, but some saying [p. [123]]
the officers arrested some one began to call out for the police. Now if we have no charter we have no police but we can ordain five hundred deacons and appoint over them an Arch-deacon which will do just as well as the police.
Some remarks were made on the subject of marrying in the without Licenses Also concerning recording Deeds, shall we go to to do it or shall we not.
The was opposed to going to either to get a marriage licence or to get our Deeds recorded. When any couple wants to be married let them make a covenant between themselves in the presence of witnesses and they cant be harmed.
He proposed that we hire brother Wandall to write the letters, but some saying [p. [123]]
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