Minutes, 20 August 1842

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Saturday August 20th. 1842. Two oClock, P. M.
City Col. met pursuant to adjournment,— The presided,— meeting opened by Prayer,— Names of Council were called,— the proceedings of the last five Meetings were read & approved of.
<​Order given.​>
Resolved &c., that be paid seven Dollars out of the City Treasury, for his services while a City Councillor of this .
Resolved &c., that the be, & he hereby is required, to make a weekly report <​for publication​> to the Editor of some Newspaper published in this , of the number of interments, & the names & ages of the Persons Deceased, with the nature of the diseases of which they Died.
Resolved &c., that be, & he hereby is discharged, from the office of Chancellor of the University of the City of , he being unworthy to hold said office.
was duly elected Chancellor of the University of the City of , in the stead of discharged, and took the Oath of Office.
Amasa [p. 38]
was duly elected a Regent of the University of the City of , in the place of , deceased.
Resolved &c, that the be, &he hereby is instructed to procure <​for the Corporation, a sealing​> press, for the use of the Corporation Seal, the price whereof is not to exceed Five Dollars.
Resolved &c that the procure a Book to keep an account of the Orders drawn upon the Treasury, & so forth.
Adjourned until next regular Meeting. [p. 39]