Nauvoo City Council Minute Book, 3 February 1841–8 February 1845

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Accepted, by reason of his name having been used, and he elected, without his knowledge.
passed feb.y. 25th. 1843.
Joseph Smith, Mayor.
, Recorder.
Minute Entry, Appointment of Wilson Law, 25 February 1843
General is hereby declared, by the City Council of the City of , to be duly elected by them, an Alderman of this , to fill the vacancy occasioned by the resignation of .
feb.y. 25th. 1843.
Joseph Smith, Mayor.
, Recorder.
Minute Entry, 25 February 1843–B
the City Recorder, took the oath of office, administered by .
The following named Persons were sworn to the Offices hereafter mentioned, by the ; to wit: , Marshal.— , Market Master.— , , & Lewis Robison, Constables.— , Weigher & Sealer.— , Coroner.—
feb.y. 25th. 1843.
Joseph Smith, Mayor.
, Recorder.
Ordinance, 4 March 1843
An Ordinance, regulating the Currency.
Sec. 1. Be it Ordained by the City Council of the City of , that from and after the passage of this Bill, Gold and Silver Coin only be received as lawful tender in payment of City Taxes, and of debts, and also of fines imposed under the Ordinances of the .
Sec. 2. That City Scrip shall not hereafter be emitted as moneyed Currency; provided however that nothing in this Bill shall be so construed as to prevent the redemption of previous emissions.
Sec. 3. That any Person passing counterfeit Gold, or Silver, or [p. 167]
Accepted, by reason of his name having been used, and he elected, without his knowledge.
passed feb.y. 25th. 1843.
Joseph Smith, Mayor.
, Recorder.
Minute Entry, Appointment of Wilson Law, 25 February 1843
General is hereby declared, by the City Council of the City of , to be duly elected by them, an Alderman of this , to fill the vacancy occasioned by the resignation of .
feb.y. 25th. 1843.
Joseph Smith, Mayor.
, Recorder.
Minute Entry, 25 February 1843–B
the City Recorder, took the oath of office, administered by .
The following named Persons were sworn to the Offices hereafter mentioned, by the ; to wit: , Marshal.— , Market Master.— , , & Lewis Robison, Constables.— , Weigher & Sealer.— , Coroner.—
feb.y. 25th. 1843.
Joseph Smith, Mayor.
, Recorder.
Ordinance, 4 March 1843
An Ordinance, regulating the Currency.
Sec. 1. Be it Ordained by the City Council of the City of , that from and after the passage of this Bill, Gold and Silver Coin only be received as lawful tender in payment of City Taxes, and of debts, and also of fines imposed under the Ordinances of the .
Sec. 2. That City Scrip shall not hereafter be emitted as moneyed Currency; provided however that nothing in this Bill shall be so construed as to prevent the redemption of previous emissions.
Sec. 3. That any Person passing counterfeit Gold, or Silver, or [p. 167]
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