Nauvoo City Council Rough Minute Book, November 1842–January 1844

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12 August 1843 • Saturday
Thursday <​Saturday​> August 12th. 1843. Regular Meeting 10. A. M.
a minority of the City Council assembled, and issued an order to <​alderman​> , to bring the Marshall, , before the council, forthwith and the order returned, with the .— instanter
<​Counsellor​> was appointed President Pro, tem.
Prayer by . Names of members called. A. communication <​was​> read from <​Recorder​> to , whom it may concern, <​stating his absence​> when it was, voted that be the Recorder of the .— and sworn accordingly, by the Prisednt of the council.
Minutes of previous council read and approved
Petition of was mentioned was by , petition last unknown where, Committee on public grounds reported favorably on the petition of . Read and <​Report​> accepted
passed an ordinance to remunerate for land occupied by a Street.
A. Bill was presented for An Ordinance to remunerate for land occupied by a street, which passed <​received​> the usual readings, and passed into a law, entitled as above
The <​semiannual​> report of the Recorder, concerning the pay of members of the council for was presented, annexed, and approved.
Adjourned to next regular meeting.
9 September 1843 • Saturday
Saturday September 9th. 10 oclock A. M. Regular Meeting
A. minority of the Council assembled, and adjourned until Monday the 18th. instant at 10 oclock A. M.—
Council assembled [p. 20]
12 August 1843 • Saturday
Saturday August 12th. 1843. Regular Meeting 10. A. M.
a minority of the City Council assembled, and issued an order to alderman , to bring the Marshall, , before the council, forthwith and the order returned, with the .— instanter
Counsellor was appointed President Pro, tem.
Prayer by . Names of members called. A. communication was read from Recorder to , whom it may concern, stating his absence when it was, voted that be the Recorder of the .— and sworn accordingly, by the Prisednt of the council.
Minutes of previous council read and approved
Committee on public grounds reported favorably on the petition of . Report accepted
A. Bill was presented for An Ordinance to remunerate for land occupied by a street, which received the usual readings, and passed into a law, entitled as above
The semiannual report of the Recorder, concerning the pay of members of the council was presented, , and approved.
Adjourned to next regular meeting.
9 September 1843 • Saturday
Saturday September 9th. 10 oclock A. M. Regular Meeting
A. minority of the Council assembled, and adjourned until Monday the 18th. instant at 10 oclock A. M.—
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