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MOHAVE COUNTY MINER, SATURDAY, May 26, 1917.
OFFICE OF THE BOARD OF SUPERVISORS OF MO
HAVE COUNTY, STATE OF ARIZONA.
Kingman, May 7th, 1917.
The Board of Supervisors of Mohave County, State of Arizona met in
regular session this day at the hour of 9 A. M. Present: W. B. Stephens,
Chairman, C. W. Lynch, Member, L. H. Foster, Member and F. N. Van Mar
Minutes of previous meeting read and approved.
Correspondence read and Clerk instructed to reply to same.
The following bills against Mohave County were checked by the Board
nd Clerk instructed to draw warrants in payments of same:
FUND, SALARY, ROAD, GENERAL
DEMAND NO. TO WHOM. PURPOSE DRAWN. AMOUNT
815. Regular salary, Warrants No. 149 to 196 inc. last half April. . $2,232.49
R. B. Blum, County Engineer, salary 100.00
Bonelli, Geo. A., Supplies 65.60 1 to grant suchlicense.or franchise, upon such terms and with such limitations
Ford Garage, Auto Supplies 67.25 as it might impose andas by law provided, and
Cummings, J. W., Roa dSupplies 6.00 , WHEREAS, such notice of intention was published in "the Mohave Coun-
Goldroads Mines Co., Damage to equipment ' 272.25 ty Miner" a weekly newspaper of general circulation, published in Kingman,
Hart, I. N., Assigned Time vouchers 1922.35 Mohave County, Arizona, for three consecutive weeks prior to May 7th, 1917,
Keuffel & Esser Co., Supplies 12.15 to-wit: April 14th, April 21st, and April 28th, 1917, said 7th day of May be-
Lovin & Withers Co., Supplies 48.32 ing the day named in said order as the day upon which license or franchise
Bothwell, J. C, ODR for May 15.00
Brazel, G. W. ODR for March & April 30.00
Bayle, Martin, ODR for April 11.90
Boner, John, ODR for April, 15.00
Hansen, Geo. ODR for April, 15.00
Kittrell, Mrs. L. ODR for April .' 25.00
Leland, Geo. ODR for May 15.00
Arizona Stores Co. Assigned ODR Claims 210.00
Arizona Stores Co., Supplies 153.42
Ariz. Calif. & Nev. T. Co., Telephone Service, Mar & Apr . .
Ayers, Geo. B., Jail Guard
Ariz. Calif & Nev T. Co.. Telephone Svc Oatman
Ariz Engineering Co. ,Auto Supplies 93.50
SPECIAL R & B No. 2 SEWER
Mohave Lumber Co., Supplies
Mohave Lumber Co., Supplies .......
Mohave Co. Tax Collector, Tax Refund
Maddux, J. C, Repair & Supplies
Old Trails Garage, Repairs & Supplies
Western Metals Mfg. Co., Supplies - 3673.60 1
Wallace, J. T., Road Work 7.00.
23.60 would be granted;
22.26 i NOW THEREFORE, there being no petition filed by the qualified electors
76.50 of said Mohave County protesting against the issuance of such franchise;
10.75 IT IS HEREBY ORDERED by the Board of Supervisors of Mohave Coun
66.35 . ty, Arizona, as follows to-wit:
SECTION I.That a license or franchise, be, and the same hereby is, granted
to HARVEY HUBBS to construct, operate and maintain a general water dis-
Wallace, Robt, Road Work 3.50 tributing system, supplied from wells, in and through what is known as
Watkins, H. H., Supplies . .25 , "Hubbs Addition" to the town of Kingman" together with the privilege of lay
Hart, I. N., Assigned Road Vouchers , 200.25 j ing the necessary pipelines, mains, laterals, conduits, subways and all other
, necessary appliances in connection therewith and in the maintenance and op
8.05 j eration thereof, in, under and across the Streets, alleys and public thorough
425.00 fares of the above named territory, excepting State highways.
27.80 i SECTION 2. In the consideration of the granting of this license, or fran-
Arizona Stores Co., Supplies
A. T. & S. F. Ry. Co., Payment Sewer Conn, from Nov. to Apr.
Arizona Engineering Co., Supplies
Graves, S. N., Water Rent . ;
Maddux, J. C, Repairs & Supplies ..
Ware, J. H., Water Rent
Tennant & Sladek, Damage Repairs ......
Hart, I. N., Assigned Time Vouchers .'"
5.00 l chise, the said HARVEY HUBBS, his successors and assigns, agree and bind
4.26 r themselves, and this license or franchise is granted subject to the following
18.00 '. conditions, to-wit:
73.50 . That nothing herein granted shall operate to divest the said Board of Sup
1 ervisors of the power to impose upon such grantee, his successors or assigns,
10.25 I Arizona Stores Co., Assigned Hide Claims 204.00 ! such restrictions and limitations as to the use of the said public streets as may
21.00 ! be deemed best hereafter by the said Board for the public safety or wellfare.
Blue Line Tfr.. Co., Drayage . ..
Byers, S. J., Quarantine Guard
Brown, John, Deputy Sheriff, Expense
Cole," W. D., Bounty
942 Grant, Wm., Bounty 124.00
Boehm & Hagins, Payment, Wallapai Valley Well 415.38
Brockliss, O. M. Auto Hire
Baker, Walter, Quarantine Guard ..
Braffett, Ben H., Labor bundling hides
Byers, F. J. Quarantine Guard .
Bowes Edward, Sanitary Commission
Grigg, John, Bounty
Gish, C. C, Bounty
Hoeksema, Rainier, Bounty t
Hart in, G. E., Bounty ,.
Indian, Tohigh, Bounty,". ..I 1
Indian, George, Bounty ,
Jones, Wm., Bounty , ; 16.00
20.00 I Thdt the said grantee, his successors or assigns, shall bear all expense in-
Cohenour. J. N. Sheriffs expense 1 139.55 1
y-.. 1 m ti i o so 952,
uiarK, iomray, interpreter
Harris, Wesley, Quarantine Guard 20.00"
Harris, L. M. Quarantine Guard
Hunt, F. L. Expense .
Harris, A. F. Special Deputy Sheriff
Harris, L. M. Expense Deputy Sheriff
Imus, Chas. Expense Deputy Sheriff
Jones, W. P. Stamps, Treasurers office -
Cook, Elizabeth M., Reporter, Justice Court
DeLier, Walter, Quarantine Guard
Desert Power and Water Co., Power and Light
Dutton, A. A. Milk, County Farm
Desert Garage Co. Auto supplies
Ellis, John A. Office supplies i
Elliott, S. T. Supplies
Foltz, Emmett, Auto hire
Grimes Strassforth S. Co. Office supplies
George, I. M. Supplies, March & April
Home Bakery, Supplies
Harton, H. E. Expense, Deputy Sheriff "..
Hamilton, John, Expense, Sheriff's office
Jones, Wm., Bounty ....
Mouat, I. W., Bounty
McKesson, John, Bounty
Robinson, W. T., Bounty .
Stansbury, J. H., Bounty
Swingle, R. W., Bounty .
Swingle, R. W., Bounty . .
12.00 j curred in proceeding under this license or franchise, including damages or
8.00 1 compensation for any alteration of the course, direction, surface, grade or
4.00 j alignment of the said streets or thoroughfares necessarily made by such
1.00 j grantee, his succesors and assigns, for the purpose of enjoying the said fran
44.00 j chise.
3.00 That the said grantee, his successors and assigns, shall conform to such
2.00 rules and regulations with reference to the installation, maintenance and op-
4.00 eration of said water system, and the laying of said mains, laterals, pipe-lines,
2.00 conduits, subways and other appliances in connection therewith, as"usually ob-
25.00 tained in such cases, or which may be thereafter imposed by the said Board
Johnson, L. W. Quarantine Guard 20.00
Kissee, G. W. ODR for May 15.00
Kingman Elec Co., Repairs & Supplies 68.55
Kingman Tfr Co. Drayage & garbage contract 44.00
Kingman Mercantile Co. Supplies 4.00
LeBarron, Asa, Quarantine Guard 28.00
Lauretzen. J. M. Deputy Assessor & Expense 413.30
Leonard, Fred Office Rent, J. P. Yucca 10.00
Lovin & Withers Co. Supplies 166.95
Meredith, D. F. Special Deputy Sheriff 4.00
Mohave Co. Miner P. Co. .County Printing & Supplies 128.21
Mohave Co. Abstract Co. Blue Prints ...7 1.50
Matoon E. W. Expense Co Atty ' 3.05
Murphy, Mrs. Nannie Prisoners Meals 380.80
Mackie, Wm. Expense Deputy Sheriff 26.50
McRae, Wm. Nurse Co Farm 37.50
McKnight, J. R. Refund on Premium '. . 5.00
Neal, W. A. General Election Exp 5.00
Oatman Printing Co Quarantine Cards .. ' 1.50
Old Trails Garage Auto Repairs & Supplies 240.40
Postal Telegraph C. Co., Telegrams , 2.09
Parke, A. A. Special Deputy Sheriff ' 40.00
Patterson, C. A. Plumbing ; 15.00
Page, John H. & Co. Abstract of Patent Lands 175.00
The hour of five o'clock having arrived, and upon motion duly made, sec-; IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the said Board of Cupervisors of Mohave Coun-
j ty, Arizona, has caused these presents to be executed this 7th day of May A.
1 D. 1917.
40.00 j of Supervisors, or by some law of the State, or rule or order of the Arizona
3.00 ! Corporation Commission. .
onded and passed, the Board stood at recess until 9 A. M. May 8th, 1917.
W. B. STEPHENS,
Chairman, Board of Supervisors of Mohave County, Arizona.
FRANK N. VAN MARTER, Clerk..
Kingman, May 8th, 1917.
OFFICE OF THE BOARD OF SUPERVISORS OF MO
HAVE COUNTY, STATE OF ARIZONA. v
Signed: W. B. STEPHENS,
Chairman of the Board of Supervisors of Mohave .County, Arizona.
FRANK N. VAN MARTER, Clerk.
Pursuant to recess of May 7th, 1917 the Board of Supervisors of Mohave
County, State of Arizona met this day at the.hour of 9 o'clock A. M. Present
full Board and Clerk.
The following petitions were received and considered by the Board: John
Brown of Chloride, in the matter of Deputy Sheriff. E. H. Norton of Topock
in the matter of appointing Justice of the Peace at Topock. J. H. Knight,
of Kingman in the matter ofblo eking of Second Street with lumber etc.
OFFICE OF THE BOARD OF SUPERVISORS OF MO
HAVE COUNTY, STATE OF ARIZONA.
The following licnese or franchise was granted to S. N. Graves:
WHEREAS S. N. Graves did, on the 3rd day of April, 1917, file with and
present to the Board of Supervisors of Mohave County, Arizona an appli
cation and petition in writing, asking that he be granted a franchise to con
struct, operate and maintain a water system, supplied from wells, together
with and including all necessary pipe-lines, flumes, culverts, subways, con-
Unon motion of Foster. KeeondpH hv T.vnph. nnd nnanimntislv tmksmI hv ihr . .... . . .
, , r 1 auus ana au oiner necessary ana convenient appliances ana apparatus in con-
Board the Clerk was instructed to furnish Sheriff, J. N. Cohenour with an jnection therewith used' in the maintenance and operation thereof, under
order calling Deputy Sheriff John Brown from Chloride and Deputy Sheriff ;and across fte h;hway. public roadSf alleys md thoroughfares of unincor-
Wm. Mackie from Oatman, said John Brown and Wm. Mackie to be station
ed and work under the Sheriffs orders out of Kingman.
Upon motion duly made, seconded and passed, E. H. Norton was appointed
Justice of theNPeace at Topock, Arizona, at a salary of 510.00 per month, ap
pointment to take effect as soon as proper bonds are filed with the Board.
Upon motion duly .made, seconded and passed, the Clerk was instructed to
notify all .parties responsible, to discontinue unloading building material etc.
in the street at the Second Street railway crossing.
porated towns within the. County of Mohave, excepting State highways; with
the avowed intention of constructing, operating and maintaining a general
water distributing system in and through what is known as "Richards" Ad
dition to the town of Kingman", and other portions of said town of Kingman
and surroundhig country near or adjacent to the said "Richards Addition",
WHEREAS Said application and petition having been duly considered, said
; Board of Supervisors did, on the 3rd day of April, 1917, duly make and enter
fu"U4,H w u w""n application ana oy unanimous consent 01 tne uoara, , m order that notice according to law. of the intention of said Board
the salary of W. O. Ruggles, Deputy County Assessor was raised to $1800.00 j to such license or franchise, upon such and th such limitations
j as it might impose, and as by law provided; and
per year, todatefrom June 1st, 1917.
Rivers, W. H. Interpreter
Ruggles, W. O. Expense
Rivers, W. H. Interpreter
Smith, J. H. Expense ...
Standard Auto Co., Auto Hire
Stewart, S. D., Expense
Smithies Garage, Auto Repairs,
Sheffield, Zadock, Expense J. P. Oatman .
Tarr, McComb & Ware Coml. Co., Fuel Oil
Tilton, A. L., Exam, of insane
Underwood, H. L., Recording
Van Marter, C. R., Indigent Burial 105i00
Van Marter, F. N W. F. Co. Express, Exp.
Van Ness, P. T., Painting
White, T. R., Exp. Health officer
Watkins, H. H., Medicine & Supplies
West Pub. Co., Books & Supplies
911. Arizona Stores Co., General Supplies ....
912. Blum, R. D., Supplies Road Dept.,
913. Blue Line Tfr. Co., Work on County Road
The Clerk was instructed by the Board to furnish J. N. Cohenour, Sheriff,
with an order authorizing the County Treasurer to furnish the said J. N.
Cohenour with expense funds for the current month in the amount of $350.00.
Monthly reports of County officials checked and approved by the Board and
Upon motion duly made, seconded and passed, E. W. Matoon, Deputy Coun
ty Attorney, was grajited an increase of $25.00 per month to date from Jurie
By unanimous consent o fthe Board, Mr. A. M. McDuffee of Chloride was
appointed County Fair Commissioner for the year 1917, to represent Mo
have County at the State Fair at Phoenix to be held November 12th to 17th.
Upon motion by Foster, seconded by Lynch, and unanimously passed, the
commission of John Brown as Health officer at Chloride was revoked and
j Robert T. Roe appointed to fill the vacancy, same to take effect immediately.
Upon motion duly made seconded and passed, the Board instructed the
WHEREAS Such notice of intention was published in the "Mohave Coun
ty Miner", a weekly newspaper of general circulation published in Kingman,
Mohave County, Arizona, for three consecutive weeks prior to May 7th, 1917,
to-wit: April 14th, April 21st, and April 28th, 1917, said seventh day of May
being the day named in said order as the day upon which said license or
franchise would begranted ;
NOW THEREFORE, There being no petition filed by the qualified elect
ors of said Mohave County protesting against the issuance of such franchise;
IT IS HEREBY ORDERED by the Board of Supervisors of Mohave Coun
ty, Arizona, as follows, to-wit:
Section 1. That a license or franchise, be, and the same hereby is granted
to S. N. Graves to construct, operate and maintain a general water distribut
ing system supplied from wells, in and through what is known as "Richards
Addition to the town of Kingman", Mohave County, Arizona, Together with
the nrivileee of lavincr the neeessarv nine-lines, flumps, mains. InteraTs. rnn-
, vu.. u, scture es.uinai.es on iencing lor tne purpose 01 lencing 1 A;ta cw.nc a oil t,o- ; . .
J and in the maintenance and operation thereof, in, under and across the streets,
I alleys and public thoroughfares of the above named territory excepting State
OFFICE OF THE BOARD OF SUPERVISORS OF MO-; highways.
HAVE COUNTY, STATE OF ARIZONA. j Section 2. In consideration of the granting of this license or franchise,
j the said S. N. Graves, his successors and assigns, agree and bind themselves,
Kingman May 8th 1917. ' and s Iicense or franchise, is granted subj'ect to the following conditions,
The following Franchise was granted to Harvey Hubbs.
WHEREAS Harvey Hubbs did, on the 23rd day of March 1917, file with I
and present to the Board of Supervisors of Mohave County, Arizona, an ap- lhat notlunS herein granted shall operate to divest the said Board of Sup
plication and petition in writing, asking that he be granted a franchise to j ervisors of the power to impose upon such grantee, his successors or assigns,
construct, operate and maintain a water system, supplied from Wells, to- such restrictions and limitations as to the use of said public streets as may-
Walker, O. E., Salary. Wallapai Valley Well Insp 70.00 j getter with and including all necessary .pipe lines flumes, culverts, subways, jbe deemed best hereafter by the said Board, for the public safety or welfare.
conduits and all other necessary appliances and apparatus in connection there-
with and used in the maintainence and operation thereof, under and across j That e sai1 Ersmtee, his successors or'assigns, shall bear all expense in
the highways, public reads, alleys and thoroughfares of unincorporated towns j CUrred in froeeeng under this license, or franchise, including damages or
..i . , .... . . compensation for any alteration of the course, direction surface irrarfV or
within the County of Mohave, Arizona, excepting State Highways; with the .. " ' airecuon sunace, grade -or
alignment of said streets or thoroughfares necessarily made by such grantee,
avowed intention of constructing, operating and maintaining a general water his suceSsors or assigns, for the of pw;
Wells Fargo & Co., Express charges
Young, W. W., Exp. Sheriff Office
Hunt, F. L., Auto Supplies
Hunt, F. L., Stamps
Hart, I. N., assigned Trial Jury cert.
Hart, I. N., Assigned coroner Jury cert. . . .
Hart, I. N., Assigned J. P. Trial Jury cert.
Walker, O. E., Salary, Insp. W. V. Well for Apr. 130.00
distributing system in and through what is known as "Hubbs" Addition to
the Town ofKingman," and portions! of said town of Kingman and surround
ing Country near or adj'acent to said "Hubbs Addition", and
Whereas , said application and petition having been duly considered, said
Board of Supervisors did, on the 3rd day of April, 1917, duly make and enter
an order that notice be given, according to law, of the intentions of said Board
That the said grantee, hissuccessors or assigns, shall conform to such rule
and regulations with reference to the installation, maintainance of said water
system, and the laying of said mains, laterals, pipe-lines, conduits, subways
and other appliances in connection therewith, as usually obtained in such
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