Nauvoo City Council Rough Minute Book, February 1844–January 1845

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acc <​Bill​> of . for printing.— Blank tax recipts & assessing &c— $45.85. cts.—— allowed.
Motiond and carrid, that the committee on Municipal laws. be instructed to examine the wharf tax. relative to Boats, and reprt a bill, for an ordinanced to suit the case.——
Account of for burying a horse,— read referrd to Mayors Court.—
Motind [Motioned] & carrid that the be authrizd to audit , Marshall. an order <​account​>. for pay for his service. on the ,
Adjournd till next reguler Meeting
The has allowed . Marshal $64.25 for sundry services as marshal and assessor & collector— in 4th Ward.
13 April 1844 • Saturday
April 13th 1844. 10 AM.
Regular Session
Names of Members called. sworn as counseller, Quorum present. elected Prest. Protem.— Minutes of last council read and approved. Mayor took his seat.
Bill of $22.00 refred to committee on claims
Bill of .—— read.——
moved that esqr— be appointed city Atorny.—
. proposd an <​to​> <​havve an​> ordinan[c]e on this subject.
A. — spoke.— by explanation &c.—
.— suggested that the city attorny have his office with the s
Mayr of council proposed to the council to stick to the Motion before the house for the furtue [future].—
Motion carried.— . elected city Attorney.
Ordinance on duties of city Attorney read.
, proposed that the city Atto[r]ney hold his office [p. 8]
Bill of . for printing.— Blank tax recipts & assessing &c— $45.85. cts.—— allowed.
Motiond and carrid, that the committee on Municipal laws. be instructed to examine the wharf tax. relative to Boats, and reprt a bill, for an ordinanced to suit the case.——
Account of for burying a horse,— read referrd to Mayors Court.—
Motind [Motioned] & carrid that the be authrizd to audit , Marshall. account. for pay for his service. on the ,
Adjournd till next reguler Meeting
The has allowed . $64.25 for sundry services as marshal and assessor & collector— in 4th Ward.
13 April 1844 • Saturday
April 13th 1844. 10 AM.
Regular Session
Names of Members called. sworn as counseller, Quorum present. elected Prest. Protem.— Minutes of last council read and approved. Mayor took his seat.
Bill of $22.00 refred to committee on claims
Bill of .—— read.——
moved that esqr— be appointed city Atorny.—
. proposd to havve an ordinance on this subject.
A. — spoke.— by explanation &c.—
.— suggested that the city attorny have his office with the s
of council proposed to the council to stick to the Motion before the house for the furtue future.—
Motion carried.— . elected city Attorney.
Ordinance on duties of city Attorney read.
, proposed that the city Attorney hold his office [p. 8]
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