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-44(ltI iT1LON OF '1'I'1[l F 'FliP0-r.4j
I) I .i t F1i NEc - AIA. -
EatEA4s thle .iefferson iJia ,itl I aqu(';nit
tnage f t1 legt- wats tia led ly an i di
*e of the I'ollt .uiy t. JeTerson In: -isle
d tn Apr lI 1l. atud by concut
i i dlni ice if he fuolice Jury t" i tpaj
i nis a ish. cm :pail It. flit!. of ;III it
: e ralol'ins of the 1'ai'lsliws of Jtefferson
d laqu-mlines inclulded :iwithin the follow
'unnil ri's, to- ilt:
Beginning witri the lower I'it' f II:t
sy, !'n, i lntei mi 1:4 ii: .11jis- ppi Jtiver
ing ni-ag s.lid Inner line of Iin-le y
IIto the IUnjn Itil 11 i:trin ; thence nl ou
yon T i -tarni ill n-tha- It i:n.ersects
o 1all i·ler; h encfl front ;aid Playou
Barrier along a straight line to the in
rsction cf tuen rear and lover lints of
edar (Grovtte 'laniation thence along Ithe
erlinet of sti; ('edar (rove i'ntation to
tit itlill it! ion will flite Mississippi River;
ee along the .lissist ippi Rivert o to theit
mt of Is tinning, to-wit. Harvey Ihunll
V,-lnd George Alfred erio and 1. 1). Itli
wterlv' e ap ointe ut a:-inliers tof the IloartI
mnt . oiis--itoetrs (.ilf.il Drainlage District
ti't Police .i11 "y of tie l at i til s of !iai ieu.
te- a-n-d J. It.. artaiaiiti*c n waSi 1tjtoiniettd a
lael' of Ill( 4.aid~ }oarld of ('onltali slh er"1s
Sthe Pl'ite Juliy of 1 J erson il arish.n and
wri-nce l'f-oiler and Win. Wa ters were
iuaed ini1 re:,La o ild luald of t'Oin
Sonlera by the Gove'rno(r it tile State orf
ulann i and the i I'ormminisscon i st rticltei
nieet for ihi purpost tf o'ganiztlitiii.i
:the cittil Ihlttsi in the Town of -et} n
-i of Jelclirson, nil .in tt it' limits of
Srilrinage listkI.cl at 11 o'clock a. inl, t
toe lilt iiit· irtidy hi .1lay:t nani.
Vi'tani- ,-i the lonidi of Cominisstoners
the Julei'soan and nila i:'lniats Ihainiagi'
tralt did aint' i oin said d:ite and elected
rge Auired Hiero, }, ies-den t: J. I1. 1 tantn
net, VIc epresidient, and C. J. Bhret, set
iary-treiasurer, all of whicih ilectitns and
.*of said utltlltrs, as welal an l nets of
Illoard of (i+ni:t tssltoc:s pterifiramil to
eate hereby ra1ided and approved:
,'nE.vi fit, the priperty owners ownitng
ethan two-hi rds in acres of all of tilt'
doeltuatd in said Drainage Dlis r'ict
sa-enting that it was neces-aly ini orider
adequately din In anlid let:l air all of the
s situated in said 1)ralunge d istritlt to
and ledulmit the sante lwnv maius of
ee, canals and pumping. nave pletitioned
t the liiiird of tiitte Engineer.s lie called
to inike it survey, rtin the n-cessary
R and levels, report upon lthe feasibility
he cost of driiiini: and reclaiming tili
the lan ids situatted in s:aid Il Ininge Ills
by means of levees, canals and pimtip
and to incur a debt and launir tatnds
ilt itntunn, per art-, ilitltienuI to (0io1'
ely and idetjtzately drain and recliah
of the lands situated in said Drainage
It : and,
ltruA, t1he o.rtdl o:f Stlate I'nglnvers
Sin Ifact, gull the nete:,:.iu;' lines and
Is, blade it nap of said area, with plans
.tie Iyt'eiS plmntping plant and canals
'y to tiadt-lluatt-ly und ctintplicietyi
aI1 11.1 rec-laimi I11 of said lands in said
inle, and repotted that -<.tl t comnp~ete
trage and itelhntitlaitti of all of said
in saidi I lralage' I list rlict is f-asi!tle,
that thrt are 2d2ti00 acres comprising
of the lantlds enoltactil in s:aid Jeifferston
I: ileaqueadneIts aillnage IDistrict wiichil
be coliplektety dirained and ireila 1mtti
the cost of fourteen ol-10i l dollars, Lper
which said report is as follows:
"NI:w ORA:.NS, L~A., Nov. 4, 1912.
OL. (eht. A. Hiat, I
"e4Sident I ,utd of I coml;isi Jsaiciy'rs,
er8sil ad luur m~ 'rr+rniury' Drainage hi .
nrlet, c-lrc Oritn ais, lot.
I1-iin cotamli::7ici a ilt the i-c;tlet of
ord of (',o.illuli.iidn'rs of the Je.cTrson
(1'a1i nemnine's liralnage IDistrict, under
"cf June 15th, 1!)12, thle IBoard of State
eeris has causedtl a jprlimninary survey
B made of the JTeTrsO.u ind P'lalque- I
ialit 'tinage I listi t let to littble it to de
ne and report upllon th::e priacllcatlilliy
eastuility of drailing andt reelaiming,
ons Of canlls, taLvees anid iputlllPs, ilthe
temnlbratcld Viitlhn the Itaits c-f salild
li, and t. subulnit alil itcn-i ate of the
of so draining anld reclaiming said
ta rtesult of these eulr'cys, shown by
Sprofiles, Ieptort . etc, con file in the
ltinet, the l:tnd if S.tate EIuiiinesa.l
Sa.tililtlis ti:(' f lIowini g ininrligs, viz.
t T. it tile rlra e':c a :d reclana
of ilt ' .Je iferson ltt}l i laiqule.nnins
'tge Distrlci. Iy tt-nutn of cun:itiS,
amid pumps 1.s pi narliable and feaslible.
d. 'I:.at tihe co.4t Ipet atit' to o cdrain
.:fiatn til te landI of th ie Jetterson and
:mimnte IDri:linage Ittilttlt is estimatedlI
7;tat f)uritecei dollais ($14) per acre,
'jilei' to the nllmbe'r.of acrres contaludi
1:'- pis of tfe Parishes of Jetfferson
'u'ieitaflCnes eambracedt within the
il tile d'nalige distriet, to-wit: about
or a t-tal cost of ahout thiree hun
ilfty-eight thousand live Ihunded dol
cjnni rllen iherewlth. ith Board of I
kIgtneers, hereby, desi t t t lind as
John Klorer, Mt ut State En
Jfember of Il -bard of State I
ad~viury mer to your sits
I matters r tig io the drijntiug
aa&, .as~-hei-elf atF H
' eaieclfully, - -1
T it BoAlD U'r LST~tR-C ENvuitllt'i,
"P···'f'r Frank 3I. Kei'r,
- : "Chief Stale Engineer."
R' u itS, a xltition hlas bisn pr·t'e
t-oii the ionrd of Comnmisaaoners of
frsoa and Ihti'wmines Drainage '
--wherein the prol-erty owners of
lge District, owning more than I
S s acrres of all of ihe lands ta I
age listriet, have petitioned the
Stdcmiassloners of the Jefferson I
eaitines DIi'nlage DistrIct to re- I
- ands in the m:tnncr suggested I
ear of State Engineers, and for I
se to Incur a delit and issue ne
%nterest-bearirng coupon Itonas
rsech acre of land In said Drainage
---n amount of fourteen dollars 1
an aggregate amount of: three
,dftyi-elght thousand live hundred I
S i against the 20,2t0)0 acres I
tit.a n said Drainage 1ilstrct: I
-jafter such bonds are Issued, to 1
pnual ncreage tax, or forced con- i
agitlnst said land in an amount I
to pay the interest and pininepal
ty and mainttlin the drainage of <
'Inds ifter they are reclaimed,
petItIon is as foilows: I
4ord of 'Coammiiisaaouers of the Jef- 1
anl Pluqlucntines i' ltrtinge tDie
Gi rela, Loui-laiea: 1
ttlen of the undersigned own
of the number of acres set -oppo
me, of land situated within the .1
the Jefferson and PIlaqulemine
:litrict, with respect, shows:
at regular meetIng of the Eoard '
loners of the Jefferson and I
Os Dranlage Dlistrict held on
1n upon a pet tion of the owners
LU two-thirds of the number of l
fnd in said Jltuaiuage DIstrict, a t
iwirs adopted calling upon the I
ate EngIneers to make a survey
ilge Dstrict (all of the lands
tauage District beIng of such a i
that levees and pamps- are neces. I
ta cll'a reclaim them). prepare IL
eLifications for the works and I
- -necessary to completely drain '
ull of the lands sltuated within '
said lDrainsge District and to "
t ilonorable Body the cost, 1
-raining and reclaimlag all of
- maid Drainage District.
Board of State Engineers has 11
of the said Drainage District, "
ana and estimates and made a C
- 'east of draining and reclaim- b
D- - ir acre, which said report, -
tmates have been filed with I
Conammissioners of the Jefferson I
iles lralpage District; and '
-Board of Stpte Engineers have I
--the' lands situated Ia saki 1i
PIaqtiemines Drainage District I
- and reclaimed at the cost 0
dollar; i-er acre. a
rilgnd ose's of land in Iu
'iflslrict are desIrous that i
C- Idommlsalonsri thiertof (o 1
1b'work of dialning and te- a
~ofthe -lands therein. -
tho purpDose of such dralnage
on it will be necessary to b
op fourteen 00-100 dollars, per c
-eWtih and every acre of land a
Jefferson anti 1'laqueinaes
ist and issue negotlable, in
totpof bonils therefor. t
- e, Constitution and Laws i
ef Louisiana - your Honorable C
r ly buthorized by the b
o r o0' the number of I
:' said Drainage Dlistrict,
coatrlbutlna or acreage .tax n
PiturIul in said iDeaihe'e Ils- I
~*devety -15 B of s'iVEh r, ll
teited by said d-ainage. I
:e'ttlcncrs, the owners of 0
s-i!W itamber of acres of hand C
· leterson. and ltlaqtuemlnes I
t respeetfulIly petition your I
to nutidertile the. drtinnge -r
Ltoftl th std Itands In the1
by the IWotrd of State En- t
p adide funda for such drain
watlaa, your Honorable Iody
t and isau e5. per cent, scmi
boarlagi coupon bonds to I
r than forty years against
Ssmotot of fourteen 0)-10t
last each and every
la l 1t e Jeffersoni and
DistrIct, and that,
~-thConet stitutIon and Laws
iMakoiaen, your . Honorable
- ,bonds are Issued, -do levy,
t 4be Consfitutlont aad
2.Utste of tountsra;a, from (
Oueacrhge tax -t, forced
iast each and every acre
- s waitll? ipay the interest I
-~a~d 4~, nui matntatn
jaW-kefferson and Pleque- *
J a f. - - -
a~~; .. - - -
- ~fi'e'7- -- -
r---t - ..
(; . A. tero................... 1,r50
t-i!l ('1,:;e La ,n ('o., Lt' o........ .1t81
i'r \\ A. . Collins, rrcs.
II. C. HVarmonth................. 4,18:
i'. G;rabort, II. & It. :eer.......... 1;;
Louis I'anfrai ..................
.John . lirre ................. I 1,0i:
h o. F. Baker .....................
L. ;'. M ncer....... ........ ... 41I
IIhero Coom::ny, Geo. A. iHero, lres~. 1,3i1)
H. I.L opold....................... 0,41
Ii. & IU. itert...................... 1, S
ii ~ iti'rrr
I. W. KI utan and Win. IV. .ail .... 19
IItroIwaI ('.. G A. IHero. 'Pres..... 1,200
.1. .t. Inrii .. ..o..· .... :
.1. . ......n............ 100
0I01d81 Itmiirov. t ( .. .. 11. I i\ r'ror,
Win. hardnere .................. 900r
Mrs. D. A. Milliken. C'. 11. IFarrell,
Brooklyn Land ('o., G. i Wers. I'res. 30
ire Orr;rrns Plantation rt'o., Ltd., Per
Attr. ..J31.p.1........ .........1S
Jos. Jewmuos, I'res... . ..... 13
1 %r-y ('Canal lan .C Iniprov. .'o.,
;y IHirnry P'. IDlrrt, l'rc.; ......... 1.51)
11.:. J. 1'. 1:auterive. L. 1). D )auter
ixe. 1. I.. I auterive, aston Da1 u
! erive ................ . .....
Mrs. :M. K. Bender. By W. K. Ben
tier, Agent...................... 740
A. Freed andl B. I. Stliford, By I.
B. Stafford .................... 115
Louisinn Relty Co., Ltd., By Eds.
Slattery, Pres......... ..... G
'alley Realty Co., Z. J. lMansru,.
Tres, * 0
Est tn. Toas I'ikh, By A. . aI
licaS.... ............. .....
liday . :,:1
And. Wr::au;.ts, the Bo:ari of fomnis
! rotn's of the Jefflersun and P'lraquemiels
IDralnnear Distrtct deet-: it prroperi that s0uc
reclarmation work shrould be undertaken,
and that tihe lands embracing 26.20t) acres.
comprising all thIe lands in said I)Drainrage
ristrict, should he drained and rfnlaimed in
the manner suggested in the report of the
Board of State hngineers; and,
WllErnl:As, to provide fundsi with whrichl
to drain such laudrls, it is necessary that
a debt should be Incurredl and negotlrIde,
interest-bearing coupon lrrnds Ie iasnrsr
therefor against eanch acre of land situated
in said iDrainage District in the amount of
foua teen dolIarsR ($14) per acre, or an agge
gate amounut of three hundred fifty-entht
Ithorunsandl five hundred dollars ($851.10)r)
against the whole of the 2t,20i1 rrfn of
land siltuated in said Drailnage District:
lVrrlurr:.ta, under the Constitulion and
aI.rns of the Iattie of .Louls!ana. In order
to pirovide for Ithe tpayment of suclh hlrnls
andi n matrtnance of thlre drainage of the
landls when reclaimed. thre Board of Coin
riu:;sioners of the JeTfferson and P'l;rulnmirtes
1):ainage Disitrict may, when altlhorized Iby
the land owners. ownIlng two-thirds in acres
oft land situated in said iraninage District,
levy against the lands situated in said
i)raiuage District, an annual acreage tax,
or forced contribution, sorlflent to pay the
Intersfst on such Iondis, the princIpal at
rmatrrity., and to maintain the drrainage of
raid District: and,
WIr:ERFvA. the netltion ablove set fnortlh
confers on thire said lBoard of Conminlssloners
of tire .Jetterson and llanquereines Crainnrrge
Ii atrict the autlririty to levy such annual
crcrage tax, or forced contribution; there
SE:crTIo 1. Be it rese,'rcd by the liourrd
of rcoatrrirustiourrfs or trhe Jffersorn arnd Plar
u :Orurifne5 IPutrifaoe District, in rCrfienlor se
siorr n-nn cre0e0. That the Jefferson and P!4
(t:rmines I)rinanne District do, at once, pro
cuved to drain and reclnim, in the manner
advised Iby the tBoard of State Engineers, ail
of the lands situated In said Drainage Dis
trict, containing 26.200) acres, whirch Iand
is more sp'clically describerd as follows:
The lands composing all of those portions
of the Parishes of Jefferson and Plaque.
mties Inclurded within the following bounda
iBeginning where the lower line of HIar
vcy Canal intersects the Mississippi iiver;
running along said lower line of TIarvey
('anal to the Lnyou HBaratrrian; thence a!ong
Bayou narataria to where it intersects
itayou LaBrrier; thence from said Bayou
h:r1irrrier along a straight line to the in
tercsection of the rear and lower lincs of
l'edar (rove Plantation: thence along tire
lower line of said Cedar (Grove Plantation
to its intersection wtith the Mtsissisippi
River; thence alongrthe 1Isssipjspi hirver
It o the point of beginning, to-wit: Ilarvey
For a more accurate and definite descrip
tion of rnaid land, pirlicular reference in
made to the map of saidi Drainage District
herein created, filed with the report of
the Board of State Engineers, which is at
tached herettfi by reference for drscription.
e:c. 2. le it 'urrrtlher Itcsilvrcl, Etc.,
That to provide fmnds for the purpore of
draining and reclaiming said lands, as ablove
described, the Board of Commissioners of
the Jefferson and Plaquemnines Drainage Dis
trict, for and on behalf of said Derainage
Itistrict, do hereby incur a- debt in the sum
of fourteen dollars ($14) against each
acre of ian'd situated in said Iralinage lis
trict, or rrn rrggregate amount of three
hundred fifty-eight thousand fivd hundred
oillara - ($358,30t)), ngrinst the whole of
thie 20,200 acres of land in said I)ranage
1)istrlct to ie drained and reearimed, the
whole of which debt for each acre of land
and the total debt for all of said lands ars
uboic set forth, the Board of Commission
er of tire Jefferson rind Plaqremlnes Drrrin
age District, do hereby Incur.
Srec. :. Hle It Further lesolecd, Etc.
That to evidence the debt in the amoram
of three. hundred fity-eight thousand tive
hondred dollars ($338,500). hereinribove
incurred, the Jefferson and Plaqur-mines
irainage. District, throuigo its governing
authority, the Board of Commissioners of
tire Jefferson and Planiriemines Dralinaie
Iistrict, does hereby order and authorIze
the issuance of seven hundred seventeen
(717) negotiable binds, for tive hundred
riollars ($500) each, numbered from one
(1) to seven hundred seventeen (717), in.
elusive, to run for a period of from four
(4) years, six (fi) months to thirty-nine
(31)) years, six (0) months from their date,
and hear interest at the rate of 5 per cent
per annum. payrrble semi-nnnually, on the
first day of February and the first day of
Auigurat of each and every year, said interest
to Ire evidenced by coupons attached to said
bonds showing the amount of interest due
on each Irond until its maturity. 'Tie form
of said bond shall ie sibstantlally as fol
UNITED STATES OI4 AMERICA,
IAairsrrr:s oe Ju:pgFrasoy rAND P'LAQIeuI?'INs.
.t)Nl) OW J6IFEIIRSON AND PLAQUE.
MINES DIJIAINAGE DISTRlICT1
Ksow AI.L >MIS IlY 'ueitt nrBtEtTR, That
the .leferson and Platjuemines )rainnge
Districr, situnited in the l'Prrshes of .Jef
frrson and 1'lnaeuemines, State of Louislana,
domlciled in the Town of Gretnr, in the
Parish of Jefferson, for value received, mere
by promises to pay to bearer on August
list, one thousand nine hundred and ..
FIVE HUNDRED DIOLLAIIS
lawful money of the United States of
Americe, with interest at the rate of five
per cerrtum (3o%) 1er annum, from Fetiu
ary 1, 1913, pyrlrie semi-annually on Feir
rmary ti-st and Augost firat of each and
tevry yrar ripen the jrresentation and sur
render of the corrpons hereto arttichied as
stme shall mature: the isad prinlcipal and
interest on this bond being payable at
Tils bond is one of ri series of seav
hundred seventeen (717) ironads -it the de
nomination of live hundred dollars. ($.5r0)
eaclh, and numbered from one (1) to seven
hundred seventeen (717).. inclusive, issued
by the Jefferson and Plaquemianes iralnage
i)isfrict, State of Louisrlna, as represent
ing the cost estimated by the Board of
State Englneers to drain and reclaim the
lands situated in the Jefferson and Pla
qiremuines Irtrlnage DistriCt, which it is
necessary to levee and pump and canal in
order to adequately and completely drain
and rn-claim, issured In accordance with tre
provisions of Article 281 of the Constitur
tlIon of the State of Loldsiana. rudopted In
18)8. and as amended, and acts oaR. 31iT
mnd 250 of the General Assembly ot the
State of Lounlisoin for the ycat 1010.
The debt represented by the sadin seven
hundred seventeen (717) bonds was in
curred, and the said bondS were issued
unner authority conferred by the Art~cle
of the Constitutlin and adls above refe-rred
to rind the petition of the owners of more
than two-thirds in acres of all the land em
lrraced ln said Drainage District, petition
ing thrnt an acreage tax, or forced contri
bution, be levied to pay the principal and
interest of said bonds.
In testimony whereof, the Board of Cour
missioners of the Jefferson and Plaquemines
IDrainage i~tstrlet, being the governing arn
thority of .the Jefferson rind Plaquemines
Draiinage lIistrict. bas eaosed this bond to
be Isaued and signed and the corporate seal
of thie Jeffirson and PIlrquenrines Drainage
District affixed by its President and Secre
troy on beiali of the Jefferson and Plaque
mines Draildage i istrict on this tirst day of
February, one thousand, nine hundred and
SJEI'FEIISON AN'D PLAQUEMIINES
By (lao. A. IHu:ao
Prr-ident of the Board of Coommissiaoners
of the Jefferson and I'lrqiuemines Drain*
A. Ct. I)ratas;ruta,
tcoretary of the Board of Commis
sioners of the Jefferson and Pla
qun-:onltuus lIrfannage District.
On the first day of .. ..5...
Jefferson and Vlinqurmnines Draim-age DIis'rict
of -the Parishes of Jefferson tnd I;1aque
nir.ua, Loulisana, domiciled in Gretna, rI
the Parish of Jefferson, wtll pey to hearer
twelve and. -0-100 dollars' ($1 .50) at the
at the option of the holder. being the scma
asnoarl interest due on Bend \. l
A. (; 1',)0'STr l:, 1t1' illt.it.
iEach o.ltd shallt be signed by the I'rest
dtleit and 1ocretiry of tIle Jtffeirso and
1'luguet:ite Iii tiniage District, and said
o)icer's (are hereby inr'c 1ed to have printed
or engraved or litlhogriaplhed on the reverse
Ef said bonds ithe folliowing certitficate:
This bond secured by a tax. Rlegistered
on this e ... ............. day of
................... ......, 193.
Secretary of State.
1 O.'iAL ?') 8TATV.]
Which said cert!!iicate. after the delays
)rovtidted byh law shall nave expirted, and II
n110.1tdancttoel ain Set ian 31 of Act 230 of
the t oel! at Asseimhly of thIe State of iohisi
Itd 111 1:1 li yea lultU. shati Ie ti igaud by
the Secretary of the State of Louisihana, and
tve atitaled thereo the gireat seal of the
:;?ate o L.olitSialnt:. The interest Coupon
attached to said lbond shall have printed
or eugrat.", 1.h( er'.. the facsimnile sigun
ttrCe 1t the P1''revsidl t and the Sect raRLy
of t h Jeffetlsun and "laquenlines Drain
age I isttkt.
the t of the bonds herein
authoerized to he issued shall be five hundred
dollats t:,1t)), and they shall run for a
ptitiEio of floui 0 ur 11 (4) years, six (1)
:onths to ihilty-nine (:iU) years, six (II
tontuIits from anId after the d.tte of said
bonds, liear interest at the rate of five per
centt1 tm (:1%) per annual, interest payanlle
semio nuaity. on Ithe hirtt (day of "ebrut
ily and tthe first day of Attgut of acdh
and every year, Ibeginning with the year
I11:i, and continuoing .4 lun;g as any bonds
r: iail outsultintg. T'ile bonds shall be of
date the list of 1Fehruary, 1:)13, and begin
to mature on the sirst day of August. 1017,
and otthall becoime 1due d11 palnyable e:achI year
Lethealtter .1ntil end i;clutling the tiret day
tf Aiugust. 19;2, it1 niuber antd lnounts as
rtnds. Attmount ti g to August.
8............ .i-,tt0t( 1017
t............ 4,000 1:)18
............ 4 00 111
to............ 5,tu) 1920
Il1............ 5,0( 1.21
10............ 5,000 1922
1I............ :,.500 '192:
1I............ :5,10 1:
11 ............ ;, t00 1926
1l.' ........... : 100 1927
1 ............ .I 1 28
i1 .......... . 1) 298
1 5. . . . . . . . . . . . u 1L0 1 9 30
10............ .=00 1931
17 ............ 9,0:1 1932
i ............ 193
1$............ 1 ,c01,0931
i. ........... ,00 1 .
........ ... 1 001 1937
"4....... .... 12.0001047
r' ............ 12.000 1901
............ 12.0 1941
1l............ 13,000 1942
S1............ 14.0 0 194
2!)............ 14;, o:) 19-145
151...,,, ,019(:) 10-10r
30............ 17.00 . 191st
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When said hands are tu:; issoted as herein
provided. same shall be sold by the 1'resl
dent of tihe Board of Commissioners as the
needs of the JeTfferson and I'lauEiul ines
IDrainage Dis) tict hay require, for not less
tha1n pur. anld tll procdtltI(S teaiized from]
the said 5sale of ctid bonds shall con.stitute'
a trust fund and be used exclusively for
draining and reclainlog s:aid lands herein
tabove descrilbedi and the c"anstrul tion of
such works as are necessary thereto. in ac
cordatnce with law nd tthe s:aid report of
l:,o 1oard of, State !.ugiaeets.
Sex. 4. Be it Furthr Rcksoirid, mle.
That the origitnal (f this resolul ton shal:l be
recordedtl in the MUortgage Itecord:: of ttue
I'lri.dles of J.teRer.onn aid I'laquemines. atfd
aso p!!bltisl:^1d in the oticial journu:s of the
':trishes of . Jff' sa:1 tndt I'la:utmites in
the malnnt" provitd by Sedstin «27 of Act
3i 7 of the At is otf t ia e ial Asset; : o;'
the Stite of Lotn1.00 a ftrt the yea:r 1910.
fand it sthall be the duty o the -'i esildcn
of tlihe Iard of 'onitu ltoeioersf of thle Jef
ferson and I'latuelin.es I.)ratlntge 1 kistrict
to cause -aid rt'Odtion tiantd pttlhlitai
to be made.
1'eisonalliy camn' and uappeared before site,
Ihe un:'dersg:wgetl autihority, AlX1S XI
D1'i111:='1':;, wiho betng by me first hlt
swore.. demses iand says : That he Is thl
ceretary'1a-Tristrit of the Je er:;on iandtl
I'lauuemines I rairna-e 1)tstriet; that said
I ahnage i(slarict t -ltno seal!: that th\
above andl f: egoing realutlion of lthe Board
of 1'oi:1ois-ionler. ofi the .teffetson an d IPlt
quttitintes I raion:lg' IDistrkt wits introduced
in ou::druttle 11nd ueantimtsly adodted hy
the toard of (omtCmilsi4oners of the .lesfeur
son and l'1stemiaes T Driinage 1)istrict.it a)
regfuar m&e1linog he'd in hte t'ultco -.'auy
Room of ttt' Comtouit e in the Town of
Grm'taa. ParIsh of Jefferton, on Tuesday, Xo
vemher 12. 1P1i' en!d that the foregoing Is
o(,te of tue tquadriuple origintls of s;id teSao
A. C. 1nD srtisTmE,
Sworn to and subscribed before me on
this 12th day of Noaemtiert 1012.
1. J. fTt~.itonx.
Dt'puty Cleri' E8tIh Jiudicial Iistrlct
'it 'aos.rapyj jo tts!.t3 I '4.)o3
Some persons in this parish seem
to have the impression that the
Wonder Engine is a cheap engine.
Nothing could be further from
the truth. We do claim, how
ever, that you can pay a higher
price and get no better machine
for your money. The reason for
this is that there is no better en
gine on. the market today than
the Wonder, as far as the ma
terial, finish, workmanphip is
concerned, while every Wonder
Engine sold in this parish h.s
demonstrated. their wonderful
endurance, power and reliability,
even in the hands of an amateur.
Wonder Engines do not sell for
an exorbitant price because:
I. The Wonder Manufacturing
Co. is composed of people who
actually work in their own fac
tory and there is no heavy over
head expense for high salaried
2. We sell-you an .engine and
all that is necessary to operate
it and all other attachments that
you may wish added 'can be put
on at cost. With other machines
you have to take the attachments
whether you want thzm or not
anid that adds- greatly to the cost
of the engine-in some cases as
much as the engibe itself.
Ask our agent to prove the state
ments we have made. We sellou
easy terms-thereby showing you
that our engines are as standard
and reliable as sewing 'machines.
JEAN L. LEMONS, Agent
Renaud Bros. Transportation
Power Boat. Paul0
Leaves New Orleans, Mondays 'and
Thursdays at 10 a. min. for all landings
on the Lower Coast, asfar as Olga P.
O. A clerk will be found at the land
ing daily to receive freight.
PAUL F. RENAUD. Capt ,I
HENRY J.RENAUD, Clhrk;,
A. L. LANGE, Pilot.
SMr. Ovide Cosse went to New Or
leans on business Thursday.
You can always obtain the best at
G. Favret & Son's store.
If you have a piece of news send it
in to the Lower Coast Gazette. We
are looking fzr news.
PRev. Father Colle, who has been ill
for some time, is now undergoing treat
ment at Touro Infirmary.
Jndge R. Emmet Hingle returned to
his home in our parish, after a stren
uous week in St. Bernard wher'e he has
been holding court.
Miss Bulah Borne, of Algiers, is
spending some time at the home of her
sister, Mrs. R. Emmet Hingle.
Mr. Duval, of the Board of State
Engineers and who is the head drafts
man of that body, was in .our town on
We-hear to our dissatisfaction that
the Louisiana Southern Railroad has
imposed an imposition upon the patrons
of that line in the lower sections of this
parish by making them change cars at
Poydras. Such a change would not be
so bad if there was some sort of shel
ter at Poydras, but as it is, there .is.not
a single place where a .person could
seek shelter in case of rain, while wait
ing for the other train. We hope we
are wrong in our judging the Company
wrongfully and that they will continue
to run their trains as before.
State of Louisiana, Parish of
Mrs. Cyprien Buras, et als., vs Mrs.
(widow) Norbert, Buras, et al.,
the minor Norbertine Buras. No.
994. 29th Judicial District Court,
Parish of Plaquemines.
" By virtue of and in obedience to an
order of sale to me directed by the
Honorable, the 29th. Judicial District
Court in and for the Parish of Plaque
mines, dated the 6th day of January,
1913, in the above entitled suit, I have
advertised and will proceed to sell at
public, auction on the- premises of the
first described property, at Venice, La.
on the 15th day of February, 1913, at 11
o'clock a. nm. the following described
1. A 'certain trait or portion of land
situated lying and heilg in the Parish
of Plaquemines; State of Louisiana, on
the right tbank of the Mississippi river
at a distance of about cigi:ty-five miles
(85) below the city of New Orleans,
being portion of Section Thirty-three
(p3) in Township Number Twenty, (20)
South. Range Thirty (SO) East, in the
Eastern South Land District of Louis
iana, having and measuring One (1)
arpent front on said river by a depth of
abouti three and one quarter (31-4)
arpepts, and bounded on the upper-line
by lands belonging to Octave Barrios
a.id'~on the lower line by lands belong
ing to Joseph Brown. Togethei* with
all the buildings and improveirientI
thereon and thereto belonging:
2. A certain tract of land situiate
in the Parish of Plaquemines, State of
Louisiana, on the right bank. of the
Mississippi river at a distance of about
seventy-five (75) miles below- the city:
of Nev4 Orleans, having and measuring
One (1) arpent front on said river by a
according to the Spanish Grant secured
by letters patent of the United States
of Americaand issued to Smith and
Hove which said patent bears date .tfte
26th day of October, 1847, bounded on
the upper line by lands of George -Mi
ladin and on the lower line by lands of
Joseph Clark, with all the improve
3. One gasoline power boat nineteen
(19) feet in length, four and one-half
feet in-width, equipped with four -(4)
H. P. motor.
4. The undivided cne-third interest
in and · to one motor boat called the
"Natchez;" length forty (40) feet,
width 11 1-4 feet and equipped- With
12 H. P. motor.
Terms of sale: Cash.
FRANK C. MEVERS,
.Sheriff and Ex-Oflicio Auctioneer
for the Parish of Plaquemides.
100 barrels of -Yellbw vSweets anrd-Fall
Grown Irish Potatoest.for sale at mar
ket price. Shipments by boat or rail.
Good .weight and quality guarapteed.
Bell Cow Truck Farm Co., Dalcour, La.
I hereby give notice that I will apply
to. the PoliCe Jury of the Parislh of
Piaquemines for a Ijcense to operate a
saloon at English Turn in this Parish.
- GERMAIN GUEYDA.
- Very Humfian Wish. -
Merta was five years old, and she
had been told so many times that sh'e
was a big girl -now and must be good
that her very soul had sickened. -"
don't want to be five years old -any
longer," she giumbled.. "i'm tired of
being five and- good enough to kill
you. 'd irather stay four and be 'ust,
medium and have a good time."
- g n. . t.
WALLACE A. NUNEZ,
314 Godchaux Bldg. WVill prac
tice in New Orleans, St. Bern
ard and Plaquemines.
JOHN R. PEREZ,
Telephone Main 3616. 413-414
Hibernia Bank Building. Cor
ner Carondelet and Gravier.
N. H. NUNEZ,
407 Morris Bldg. District At
torney for the Parishes of St.
Bernard & Plaquemines. Phone
M, 3378. Hours 10 to 12 a. m.
JOHN DYMOND, JR.,
Civil Law a Specialty. Prac
tice in State and Federal Courts.
339 Carondelet Street :: ::
137 Carondelet Street. Fourth
Floor. Take Elevator :: :
DR. E. J. RODRIGUEZ,
1002 Esplenade Avenue.
522=5243526 Canal St.
New Orleans., Louisiana.
A ~TE d~llfor~fr our
ca nn ery
at Douilit's Canal. For further par
ticulars address; Dunbars, Lopez
& Ducate Co., P. O. Box 22, Station
D, New Orleans, Louisiana.
Lionel F. Fayret
Phone 3453 Main
comb Building. ,
New Orleans, = Louisiana
ýTf . ! r 111 ýL
You Can Paint Your Home
at a small cost if you use proper ma
terials, but it is an expensive job if
"you don't know how," Write us for
information if you intend to Paint your
house, barn or fences; we can tell you
how to do it. most economically because
we have had the experience and we
manufacture the right kind of Paints.
You can get agything you need in the
Paint line'from us.
Home Paint Store,
WELHAM P. BRICKELL, MGR.
2!ew Orleans, "z L;ouisiana
Orange, Truck, Rice and Wet
Lands for Sale. Notarial Work
Solicited ii all parts of the
ABSTP.ACTOR OF LANDS AND
EXAMIiNER OFTITLES. :
Petition for Barroom Permit.
To the Honorable Police Jury in and
for the Parish of Plaquemines:
I hereby respectfully petition you for
permit to operate and conduct a colored
barroom establishment (wine and .beer)
at Rushville Beenel's property, this
parish, I am a citizen of this State,
and 6f good repute, and I anm not dis
qualified by law froni operating a bar
To license and tax-payers.
Parties writing for Poll or Road tax
oi 50 et. hunting licenses, will please
enclose 2 et. stamp formailing
:,. FC. MEVERS,
e Can Sell or Lease Your
Best Results Obtained at Moderate Qostx
LOWER COAST LAND CO.
Pointe a la ilache, - Louisiana.
Francis T. Martin Co.
Wholesale Grocers and Commission Merchants. No. 317 Magazine Street.
We Sell Bull Dog Flour.
Phone Main 3515. New Orleans, La.
AUGUST H. FLASPOLLER HENRY H. FLASPOLLER
B H. Flaspoler's Sons,
Wholesale Grocers & Importers
Wines and Liquors.
Phone Main 868. 322 Tchoupitoulas and
P. G. Box 166. 421 S. Peters Sts.
New Orleans, Louisiana, U. S. A.
8peOial Attention Will Be Given to Mail Orders.
SIDNEY BERGERON, Solicitor.
Funeral Parlor and Stable PHONE ALGIERS 22.
J.OHN A BARRETT,
CORNER VALLET & PELICAN AVE.
oCsTY.AND COUNTRY ORDERS ALGIERS, LA.
PROMPTLY ATTENDED TO. FIFTH DISTRCT of NEW ORLEANS
OIT AJDWUTR i~RD rERS~ ALG~IERS LA.
I 's orw Io Successor- to
Couhtry~ Business Solicited fl~bR 9 Furclr a nP le m a a
And Promptly ittended To f Inal Director allnd Embalmer
621.625 Elysian Fields Ave., between lRoyal and Chartres. New Orleans. Louisiana
H. F. LOCHTE, Pres.; VAL.A. FABIAN, Vice-Pres.; E.W. LOCHTE, Sec.& Treas.
The HENRY LOCHTE & CO;, Ltd.
Ihlesale.Grocers and Iporters
WINES and LIQUORS.
319, 321, 323 and 325 Tchoupitoulas Street and No. 421 Natchez Street.
New Orleans, Louisiana.
Special Attention Will be Oiven to Mail Orders
aob "Funeral Directors
SC e'n Country Business Solicited
'And Promptly Attended to
Son' 519-527-529 Elysian Fields Avenue
New Orleans, Louisiana
Phone, Hemlock 1001.
HEADQUARTERS FOR LOUISIANA ORANGES
Fruit and Produce and General Commission
218 Poydras Street, New Orleans, La
SEED POTATOES 'A SPECIALTY.
Special attention given to produce shipments of all kinds.
Correspondence solicited, any reference furnished on application.
The First Consideration in Life Insurance is
The Equitable Life
Occupies a Pre-eminent Position as to Financial
iHi. C. ELDER FRANK L. LEVY
Special Agent General Agent, New Orleans, ,La.
Phone Algiers 29
222 Morgan Street Algiers, Louisiana.
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