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VOL XIII.
Business Directory.
LAW YERS.
J. W. Taylor,
Attorney Ann cocnseior at Law. Linden
Wi.
A. McArthur,
Attorney at Law, Miner,! I’omt, Wie, Office
In aoutti-weet corner of City Hall Imildiuj. 1,
Lanyon & Spensley,
Attorney* Counsellor#. Office ruois
over the Poft Offict, Mineral Point. Wisconsin.
T. Scott Ansley,
Attorney at Law Mineral Point, Wi*. of
fice, cast front room City Hall. Olllce in
Doducvlllc, In with Clerk of Circuit Court.
*.J. BRIOSA. ALURt-J INK*.
Briffga & Jenks,
ATTORNEY* Al) CoUSfKU.OKA AT Law,—
Dodßivtlle, Wisconsin. Olllcu over Junta &
Owens’ store.
MOSKB U, STRONG. W. T. COAU.
Strong & Goad,
Attorneys and CorNSEEtoBS at Law. Office
opposite the Court House over P. Alien £ Co.’s
store,
Wilson & Mcllhon.
Attorneys and Coonseixors at Law, Olllce
Jn the City Hank, Mineral Point. Wis. A*
B. Tomes,
Attorney at Law, Ui|{h>an(l. Wis. Collec
tions promptly attended to. Oilke over Nou
dort A Kreul’s store.
T. Patefleld,
Attorney at Law’, and General Insurance
Aleut. Office over Alton & llusc's store,
UTffiiu. Wis. *>-‘ f
O. C. Smith,
Attorney at Law. Dodtievllle. Wisconsin.
Office nesr the Post Offide Attends to the
soueral practice of Law in the Circuit Courts
ol the State, and the County Court iu all Piobate
uatlers- xit-iltl
Fli YEICIAME.
J. B. Moffett, M. D.
Physician and Scboeon. office In Hear of his
Drutt Store, Mineral Point, vV leconsiu. H
Dr. W. H. Osborn,
Homeopathic Physician and 'Ukokon, Miner
al Point, W is„olllce one door eu.l of U. S.
Hotel.
Oharles Egan,
Physician and surgeon, Highland, Wisconsin,
1). S. Examiui; sur*eon for Pensions, for lowa
county.
Dr. Van Dueen, M. D.
Physician and Scroeon, will hold himself In
readiness lo answer all calls In bis profession.
Office at his retdoace. ch-8
William Eastman, M. D.
Physician anh scroeon. office No. ICoad’s
block, flip stairsl Cor. illkh auu CheslUHt Btl*.
over Heller's store. Mineral Point. Wis.
Dr. L. M, J. Leonard,
Physician and Scroeon, office and residence
In vir. Shcpald’a house ou Jerusalem street,
nearly opposite Jerusalem Pump hlntrsiice
from Uijiß street l>e,wesu Presbyterian church
and Shepard’s marble sirup.
. DENTIST.
J. W. Waesall,
Dbnti-t Mineral Point, vit>coiiain. Office
over Gnndry A Gray'd e.ore. Nitron Oxide
Gan adUlnliU'ced for tlie palnlee* extraction
of teeth. 3°.
DIiUOOIS TS.
J, B, & O. R. Moffett,
Uave a mock ol Urui{*, Chemical*, Fancy
Toilet Goodn, Cutlery, School Uookn, Stationery,
Wall Paper, I’aiht*, Oiln,Glare, die. Given**
cal.and act cheap bantam*. Sign of the Golden
Mortar. <1
HOTELS.
City Hotel,
M a kk TlMia. proprietor, Mineral Point,Wi
con*in.Good Winer X Liquor*. Well furniibea
good femblc‘o. *iiU ra*oimuic cliarcet*. 50
Farmer's Hotel,
A. McCt-’Tc'IIIK, proprietor, Opporite the depot,
Arena, Wis. Good Stabler and Cattle Yardr
attached to the promoter.
Eden Hotel,
On corner of Mineral Point, Iliehland, Muccoda.
Avoca, Madii*ou and Prairie da Chicu road*,
Edcu, lowa Cos., * •*., Mikk mhuttk, Prop.
Avoca House,
Qenby Leach, proprietor, Aroca, Witcoueiß.
Team* and driver* lurnlrhed to any part of tu
country. Good Livery connected with the flume
Union Hotel,
Richard Mxa.si.so proprietor, Edea. lowa
County , Wir. Kir*t-cla* lintel accouimodaiiunr
a kooU ham; and a Kood rtuck of wilier and
liquor at the bur. Ixilltf
Washington Hotel,
J, C, McKee. proprietor, M ueral Point, Wlr.
The hen of wlner and liquor* kept conatantly
at the Bar. Tbcro ii a larite rarn in connection
with the betel, aiul attentive burlier, are
alway* on band.
Globe Hotel,
Nicbouas Shilleh. proprietor. Mineral Point
Wi*. Thi* home ha* leceolly been enlarged and
refitted ihouijhoni. ana i* now one of the very
beet hotis* in soutbwe*t Wircouein. The build
ing t* now nearly twice it* former *ixe and I*
capable of accommodating aimoel any number
of eue*t* The proprietor will vpare no pain* to
make the ■•Globe Hotel" ttri-clf in every
reaped. The bent of wine*, liquor* and ctuar*
•umlautly on hand. in connection with me
hotel i* a 'ante Cam and attentive bottler* arc
always kep' on Hand, Remember. Fool ol illitb
reel. Mineral Point. Wi.
A Barnes' Foot Power
H Machinery.
I Thibtixh different machine*
with whicn builder*.cabinet
maker*, wakon maker* and
jobber* in m;*cellaneou*
■ work cn compete a* to
Qcautt io Price with
ateam power manafactariac.
tl*o Ameleor*' rapplle*. **w blade*, fancy
wo*d* and dedem. Say where yo retd thi*
aad read far catalocne and price*
W. r. * JOHN BARNES,
xiM-lj Rockford. Wiabaca Ca.. J. .
lowa County Democrat.
St. Patrick's Day at Highland.
Monday, the 17th iust.—-the an
niversary of the birthday ot Patrick,
Ireland's patron saint, was duly
observed by the citizens of High
land. A celebration consisting of
an address, toasts and responses,
intermixed with suitable vocal and
instrumental music, was bold at
Mark's Hall in the evening. The
ball being tilled at about S o’clock,
the exercises opened by the choir
singing “A Happy Greeting to All."
After which Hr. Chas. Egan deliv
ered in a pleasing though forcible
manner the following address;
*• Ladiks anh Hkxtlkmax: —'The
occasion of our mooting boro this
evening is to do honor to the mem
ory of the grout and glorious apos
tle of Ireland, St. Patrick."
“With feelings of regret we an
nounce to you the al*scnce of Hen.
John Janvier —who on account of
sickness is not with us to-night
who was to respond to the toast.
“ The Day wo Celebrate/’
“The day wo celebrate is the
anniversary of the birthday of
St. Patrick, who converted and
elevated pagan and intidol Ireland
to a fertile islands of Christians,
who have for 1,500 years, through
reformations, revolutions, stnrva
tions and tyranny, kept the faith
of that illustrious saint enshrined
in their hearts.”
“It is unnecessary to say with
what reverence and love the name
of St. I’atriek is received to-day,
not only in our dear native land
over the sea, but in every corner of
the globe in which there is an Irish
Catholic community or where an
Irish heart beats. Fifteen hundred
and six years ago to-day was born
the meat illustrious saint that
adorns the pages of history. Though
his cradle was rocked on other soil,
God had written on his brow the
Savior of Ireland, and during a
long life of devotion to a, holy cause
ho beheld the chains of idolatry
broken. The labor was excessive,
but the spirit of Clod nerved Ids
saintly heart and strengthened his
body to heroic endurance; and,
dying at the advanced age of one
hundred and twenty years, he
again beheld faith’s rock-founded
temples lifting their domes heaven
ward, proclaiming St. Patrick the
apostle and Ireland is Catholic, and
he left behind him monuments of
virtue that the storms of time nor
political bondage can ever destroy.
The name of St. Patrick is indelibly
inscribed on the hearts of the Irish
people,—his deeds shine as bright
ly on the earth as the stars of
heaven, —thus to-day throughout
the length and breadth of the civil
ized world tin; Irish Catholic cele
brates the anniversary of the birth
day of his patron saint.”
“As Irishmen we have no day of
political jubilee, hut we have, thank
(Jod, abetter one, the 17th of March,
the birthday of the apostle who
raise i us from the yoke' of idolatry
to the genial sunshine of the Divine
Creator.”
“ With hearts filled with these
memories, we come here to-night to
express our admiration and devo
tion for the memory of a saint who
planted Christianity on the soil of
Ireland. For this large and appre
ciative* audience on this, our first
celebration, 1 may congratulate and
cordially and most heartily wel
come you all.”
“The Harp that once through
Tara Hall " was -ung by the choir
and Rev. I’. K. Ryan made a very
spirited res | >ouse to the toast, Ire
land. After the singing of that
patriotic song. “America,” Mr. M.
J. Casey reponded to “ The land of
our adoption.” Mr. Casey eulo
gized our form of government and
very forcibly set fortlial wholesome
Democrrtic doctrine of home-rule.
To the toast, “The Hierarchy,”
Rev. S Trant responded in a man
ner which could not fail to please
MINERAL POINT, WIS., FRIDAY, MARCH *21,1879.
all who hoard him. The response
was very interesting and instruct
ive. and its delivery showed Father
Tr.vut to ho an able Christian priest
who was faithfully endeavoring to
fulfill his mission hy preaching
Chirst and Hint crucified. Mr.
Patrick Delaney responded to "The
Sons of Krin.'' Mr. Delaney is a
fluent and lloyvery speaker. Ho hud
the close attention of his audience
while he delivered u lengthy eulo
gism on Irishmen as statesmen,
yvarriors, etc.* 'l'hc choir sang
“ Home, Syyeet Home,” and those
who desired dispersed to their
home*, hut the majority remained
to take part in a social dame. The
Delaney Brothers furnished excel
lent music and about seventy
couples kept the lloor occupied
until about five o'clock on Tuesday
morning. Highlands first celebra
tion of St. Patrick’s Day was indeed
a success.
From Dodgnillp.
Doctor CutlerV horse, “ Comet,”
wliieli has been at Shnllslmrg for
the past year, has been brought
back to Dodgovdle for the season.
The Kev. Dr.llueliiuau, of Fayette,
preached two able sermons to very
large audiences at this plaeeon Sun
day last.
A committee was appointed at
this plaee on Saturday last to go
down and see Mr. llaldwin about
the narrow gauge railroad, and also
to see how mneli has been graded.
A large crowd of (!ood Templars
from the lodges of Finery, deform,
and Excelsior paid a visit, to (heir
sister Eureka, of this place, on
Monday last.
Tom Shawnes, a young mini liv
ing about two miles west of this
place, cut his fool very badly with
an a\ while chopping one day last
week.
Dodgeville cun boast another neW
citizen. A son of Mr. .). Sampson.
The nightly meetings which were
carried on by the members of tbo
M. E. Church have closed for the
season,
(Jude a number of our citizens
attended (he ball given at Mr.
Lawler's residence in Uidgeway, on
the evening of St. Patrick's day, the
proceeds of which goes to the Cath
olic Church at that place.
M'lie Dramatic Troupe of this
place will give, another play en
titled “ The Unknown," at Morris’
Mail on Thursday, the 27th hist.
A New Hail road.
The Wisconsin Central 15. 11. hasa
party of engineers on anew route
from Portage to Dubuque,looking it
over. A route will probably lie sur
vey oil early in the spring and work
commenced. The route will go
down tb“ Wisconsin river through
Sauk City, Mazoinanie and Arena,
leaving the Wisconsin at the latter
place, striking across to Dodgcville,
thence to Platteville and Dubuque.
This route will open up a rich coun
try, and i> very much needed,
especially smith and west of Arena.
It will give the Wisconsin Central a
splendid outlet for our lumber into
the agricultural districts of Illinois,
lowa, Kansas and Nebraska.
Cotliron’s Prospect.
True He publican.
Judge Mills, of (Irani county,
who held the office of circuit judge
in the Fifth judicial district, slated
in Madison recently, that Grant
county alone would give Cothren
from I‘ KfO to 1500 majority over
Cole. Mills held the office of cir
cuit judge in that district for twelve
years, and is a good judge of public
sentiment. Grant county is the
former home of Judge Cole, he
having lived in Potosi till the time
of his election to the supreme
bench. If Mr. Cothren could carry
that county by such a majority,
his election in the Htate would la? a
settled fact.
Fount y Hoard Proceedings.
County Clkhk’s Okkick, Dodge
vilU, Wis. March u, 1870, i o’clock p. ui.
—The County Hoard of Supervisors of
lowa County mot pursuant to adjourn
ment, AH the Supervisors wore pres
ent except Messrs. Cox, Curry ami
Shepard.
The minutes of the hist meeting were
mat and approved.
The County Clerk submitted a
soliednle of claims against the County,
which was referred to the Committee
on Claims; and also submitted sundry
petitions for \>ermission to redeem and
to purchase certain tax ('criticales,
winch were referred to the Committee
on tax claims.
A Petition from George Doty, asking
for charter for a ferry near the mouth
of Oiler Creek, was read and referred
i > A special committee, consisting of
Messrs Paulson, Wyman and Gila.
The special committee on settlement
tax suits reported as follows;
To the Hon. Hoard of Supervisors of
lowa County, Gentlemen: -The Com
mittee lo whom was referred the set
tlement of the tax sails wherein some
twenty-seven tax-payers of the City of
Mineral Point were plaintiffs and lowa
county defendant, heg leave to report
th.if they have settled said tax suits in
accordance with the resolution of your
honorable board, adopted at the special
mu ling ou the fi4lh day of January,
1810, and the result is as follows;
The total amount of the eertili
ctes of sale involved in said
si its is #4,'.'Bft DC*
4.x per cent, of said amount, with
ft per cent, collsetors fees added
is 8,144 M
98,141 r.j
The cost as taxed hy your com
mittee with the aid of the
Clerk of (lie Court, is 1,080 7W
Leaving balance iu favor of tho
minty #ltm 74
Y.mr commiUee recommend that
a county order he issued lo Wilson A
Mcllhon for the amount of the costs as
taxed in said suits, 10-wil: 91,1180.70;
said aider to be paid over in cash.
Yuiir committee further report that
the amount herein alatid as due lo
iuwi county on said seUleimml has
been mid over to the county Treasurer,
and Ine matter llnally disposed of and
conceded.
T ek’Dll Ansley, John Kllwood, It. is.
Smith, Joseph lleunelt, Samuel W.
Reese, committee.
Adopt ml,
Mi. Smelher moved that Urn ehait
mau uf this board be requested to is
sue u warrant citing S. K. Shepard to
appear before the board as a member
theieof. Carritsl.
Mr, Ueese addressed Hie Hoard rola
ti\ el % a error In the eqoullizod iwhosh
iiieut of Hie town of DodgevillN, and
asked that the matter be referred to a
sjieijal committee.
Tie chairman appointed Siurlker,
Sheiiard, Fwuli, Wyman and I’aulaon.
Mr. Morris asked leave of absence un
til to o’clock, n. m. to-morrow, which
was granted.
Mr. Sinclkcr being engaged in com
mittee work, Mr. Toe was appointed on
Committee on Claims, to serve during
the time Mr. Smelker may be otherwise
employed.
On motion the Hoard adjourned to 7
o’clock p. in.
EVENING SESSION.
Seven o’clock, p. m.—The board met
pursuant to adjournment; all the Su
pervisors present except Cox, Curry,
Morris ami Shepard.
'Hie minutes of the afternoon session
wen* read and approved.
The Superintendents of (ho poor sub
mitted the following report as follows:
To the Hon. Hoard of Supervisors of
lowa County Gentlemen: We, the
undersigned Superintendents of the
Poor of said County, herewith submit
our annual report for the year ending
March Illh, l7o:
I‘AITKUS.
Number in the bonne one year ago,
males i27, females 17, 14
Hecfi veil during the year, I t
JW
Died during the year,—males :i, fe
males 2 f>
Dini'liarged during the year \2
17
In the house a! this time -males 24,
females 17 • 41
Of the above number .'l7 are adults
and four aie children—two boys and
two girls.
Average number during the year, US
INMANK.
Number in the bouse one year ago, 10
Ilecelved during the year, (1
Died during the year, I
Discharged during the year 2
In the house at this time l;j
Of the above number seven are males
ami six are females.
IDIOTIC.
>'miibor one year ago I
Number at tliin time. I
The health of Hie inmates has been
fully up t< the average of funner yearn.
stock on tiik kahm.
Hornes, ,7
Cows Vi
Three-year-old steers and heifers,.. ,7
Two-year-old steers and heifers \
Oue-yesr-old steers aiu heifers and
Oiie-lialf int. in thoroughbred hull.
Sheep, 17
Stock hogs, \\'i
Fattening hogs, n
The slock looks healthy and In good
condition.
IMtOIIUOTS OK TUB VKAH.
Oats, number of bushels 007
• !orn, do 1500
Potatoes, do 1.70
Heels, do U
Onions, , do 6
Cabbage, number of heads,. aoo
Timothy hay, estimated No. tons, 10 i
Clover nay, estimated No. t0n5,.... |fl
Corn Flakier do do d0.... 10
Fork hooo pounds, beef J7OO pounds,
veal 42.7 pounds, mutton 800 pounds,
lard 270 pounds, butter .740.
Hiere is at this time twenty eonls of
woods; as estimated, cut ready for the
stove, and from sixteen to twenty un
cut. as drawn from the yvooda. The
crops raised on the place were ordina
rily good. The Overseer reports that
it will take 200 bushels of corn more,
than he has to take the stock through
till another crop is raised,
IMVIIOVKM HINTS,
During the year there has been i
another Insane building erected at a
cost of nearly #l2OO.
The whole expenses for the house for
the last year have been #2155.50. to
which add the interest on county
mxijH'rly of #420. We (hid that for
hoarding,clothing and medical alien-1
dance it cost Xl.as per week per capital. !
nivsin \ns.
The doctors' term of sci y ice expired |
December 20th. At our monthly meet
ing at the Poor farm.it was determined
to advertise for sealed proposals to
furnish professional services and med
icines to the conntv paupers for the
ensuing year. Districts the same us
last year. Numerous bids were ten
dereil, and contracts were invariably
let to the lowest bidder. The Ihsl dis
trict. comprising the city of Mineral
Point, and the towns of Mineral Point.
Wald wick. Mitllin and Linden, to Dr.
L. A. Friedrichs, for the sum of #45.
The second district, comprising the
towns of Dodgeville and the Poor
Farm, to Dr. 0. W. Mnrrall, for the
sum of #so. The third district, com
prising, the towns of Highland, F.den,
Pulaski and Clyde, to Dr, Charles Egan,
for the sum of #4B. The fourth Dis
trict. comprising the towns ol Arena,
and Wyoming, to F. F. Walbtidgo for
for (lie sum of #OO. The tlflh district
comprising the towns of Uidgeway and
Moscow, to Dr. It. W. Jones, for (he sum
of #4O.
Tim Overseer’s term expired on
March Ist. Mr. Uewey having given
entire satisfaellon. yve engaged him for
for another year at a salary of #BOO,
and to be allowed #5O for all extra help
needed.
For detailed statement of receipts,
and exjiciidltures, sen exhibit hereto at
tached and made pail of tills report.
(i. (5. Pox, Pharlcs Panll, \V. S.
Dimock, Snpls.
“Exhibit “A "
KKi'icirrs.
Nov,Pi. on band from In'*! sePml, #Pi 71
Nov. trt, Ity cast) from t'o. Treas,lsoo 00
Jan. to, Ity cash from Cos. Troas, 500 (Hi
Jan. to,Sale of products from
Poor Farm, $1125
Total *205(1 W
Nt)V. IS. KM'KNDriMUII s.
I{. 11. Kinr.le * 11 Ml
.1. I'. Morris, S(H)
(!. (i. ('ox, 4H 00
Charles Pauli,. JW (Hi
W. S. Dinmek 45 no
Town of Dodgy vi lie, . • 10 oo
Clmiies llilkey 4 N8
Town of Clyde, to 00
(M irk A Neill 2ft 7(1
Sherwood v i>oi|; it ms
Sherwood A llerg 17 (5
Piiileaux A. Kelley. ... 00
S. 11(H’kinu A Cos is no
(Mun irs llmhop f>ft 11
IC.lPeiilKdlegon A Hon, 2oa of)
W. II lingers 1M 87
.lumen UolioiTa HI 07
Tl lonian Per I 05
James llnlclilim ‘it 75
Kinnie A Cos 52 15
.1. Argali, 7 50
Francis Vivian 20 75
W.. 1. Quan ACo oo os
Town ol ilelmont 11l 00
M. F. Hr wry 225(H)
(Mias. Pauli 115
C. K. (lair n no
Town of VValilwirk.... limhi
Town of Dodgovlllo. . 5 (Hi
F. F. Walbrhfge !2 Oil
(Mias. Kgun 12 25
Dr. FiiHtnian 15 (hi
Km rail A Cutler 21 25
H. W. .lines lo •
Town of Moscow io ihi
.lumen Marr 24 00
F. Theobald A ro U 7 50
Thomas Perkins is 20
David Jacks ‘2l 15
F. \V. SI rat man 11 <hi
Devlin & Frldemix... 7 10
Jobs limit 5 00
Mm ris A Itnbbinn.... I oo
Kllwood Hrollins :i ihi
.lose |ill V. Holers is 00
Kinnie A Siiralier . • 25 70
,|osr|ili Drllrr 51 JO)
Town of Hidgeway.... in ihi
Town of llidur.way— in ihi
.lames Pollard is H)
C. U, Filar 10 50
•laur Maine 10 no
M. F. llrwev *25 (Hi
Kxtra help alTng pan. .17 mi
Town of Wyoming.... son
Total expenditures. .<H,iia;| .75
I .caving a balance on
hand 0f.... )#122 -14
Which was referred tons|iecial com
millec consisting of Coe, (Jile and Ar
neson.
'Die following resolution, offered by
Mr. Dimock and seconded by Mr.
Pauli, w;ls read, and laid over u nder
the rules:
lleaol veil, That there be and here
by is appropriated the sum of ft goo out
of the County Treasurer to tljc Poor
Fund.
<lii motion, the Hoard adjourned to
l) o’clock a. m. to-morrow.
Wednesday. March 12.187 b..
The Hoard met pursmuit 'm adjourn
ment. All the liuiwrvisora were pres
ent except Messrs. Cox, Currv, and |
Shepard. The minutes of yesterday's
meeting were read and approved.
The Committee on Tax Claims sub
mitted the following report:
To the Honorable Hoard of Hupervl
sors of lowa County:
Vour committee to whom were re
ferred various petitions for the pur
chase and redemption of lauds from
tax sales, would respectfully report and
recommend:
1. That Anna Larsen be allowed to
purchase, within ninety days, all tax
certificates on of sec. 24.
T 8. it 2, at face.
2. That W. and W. 11. Jones be
NO. 82.
allowod to mirohaso within ninety days
eertlllcatea No* 17 and tM. from tax salee
of IB7t', at face.
That William Wooloook bo al
low I'd to re doom within niuotv days
from tho sales of '77 ami “78, lota WV
and i'.’, Maddon's addition to tho vil
lajtoof Dodip'villo, at faro and foos.
I. That r.van M. Davis bo allowod
to iodoom within six months lots Nos.
U and t'.’, bl.H'k it. I’arry’s addition to
tho villain'of IhHlKtviUV. from Dm UU
salo of '7S, at faoo and foos.
•V That John lloardsloy bo allowed
to roih'om within ninety days, tho invi)
of tho n\v b and tho sw of tho nw'j.
son T it :t; also part of tho neV( of
notj.as dosoriliod in deed rw axled in
in vol :’>o of doods, pau;o ,VU), ,1 aria's
morn or less, at faoo and foos.
0. That Noal M, Petty grove bo al
lowod to pnrohaso all oorfilloasos w ith
in ninnty days, on tho sw '4 of nwV|,
soo S, I's. li t. at faoo.
7. that Marx Soldefolhino ho allowed
to rodoom wiDdn ninoty days, hots
No. 74 and 7.1 in tho village of High
land, from tho salo of *7B at faoo and
foos,
. That Mrs. (jnirk bo allowed to
rodoom within ninoty days, lots I in
Vllot’s survey and lot 17 iit Irvin's ad
dition to tlio oily of Xhnoral Toinr from
salos of '77 and '7B at la. o and foos.
to. That John (Iraoo bo allowod to
rodoom within ninoty days the ot
no', of nw '4 and tho n* # of (ho so\j of
nwTj of soo to. I' I{,from tho salo
of '7l, with interest to May t. '7.1 and
fpca.
10, That .1. i I ndahins bo allowod to
pnrohaso within ninety days, all tax
cert ideates on lot B|i, Marlin's addition
to Dodifovillo, at fan*.
tt. That ('alet) Morris bo allowotl to
pnnhaso within ninoty days, all lax
oorlilioatos on tl ami 7, mooli l.\ in tho
village of Avooa, at faoo.
TJ. That .1. I*. t'holvln be allowod to
rodoom w ithin ninoty days, lots No, 118,
Mil, UK) and tot, in the village of High
land, from tax salo of *7H, with inter
ost at 7 percent and foos,
t:i. That John M. Moyer la; allowod
to redeem within ninety days, thcutlu
of so'4, soo l.\T 4,11 a, from the sides of
'7a and '7.x at their fare with ten per ot.
interest and foos.
1. That .1. I .anyon ho allow od to
rodoom within nlnolv days, oorUdentoo
No. ft. 14,001 and tloa from salo of ’7B at
faoo with internet at s per oont and
foos.
id, That tln> roipiost. of Jamos Kalins
to rodoom tho e'< of sw.\j(, soo tit, T 4,
It :i. from salo of ’’V7, he not allowed.
Id. That tho petitions of Win. lain
y0u,.1r,, and Mrs. Ihlohons, of tho oily
of Mini'ial Point ho referred to tho full
hoard for notion.
All of whloli ia rospootfnlly submli
lod.
W.S, Dimuck. A.Uraut, CmumlHet).
Wliirh wax adopted.
The )><•( 11ion of Win. f.snyon dr,,and
Mix. S, 11 itrlu-iiM were ini mot lon nnttlo
Din special older for '2 o’clock p. in.
The cpcchil committee to whom wax
referred the Superintendents of (he
Poor, reported ax follows:
Vour committee lo whom wan rider
red the reports of llm Superintendents
of the Poor, for (he year einlinu March
11, 1870, respectfully report licit we
have examined the statement of ro
cciplx and expenditures from Nov, lillh
187*. to March 11 Hi. IB7t', therein an
nexed and llnd the xanie to ho correct. 1
The Superintendents have presented
proper vouchers for all the items of ex
penditure in said Malemcnl, which we
return herewith and recommend to he
destroyed.
Dated this tilth day of March, 1870.
demine K. Coe, Samuel N. Ode A. K,
Arnerson, conmilllee. Adopted.
The vouchers retiirneil were dost (•ey
ed liy the cleik, hy humliitf it, iho
presence of the Hoard.
Mr. Comfort, County Surveyor, ap
neared hefore the Hoard and addressed
them relative to Hie plats and notes of
survey id’ lands wllhit 4 u H , county,
slotiii# that said copies, weroliot veil
lied hy cel I illciltes.
On'motion of Mr .smelker, action up
on the matter v /(W ;„d,.(i„itely post
polled.
On motion * j„, |t,, al ,) udjmirned In !i
o’clock p. in,.
, y riWNOMN SESSION.
“" r ,fH*h j. m. Tin* liuiuil iiu’t pur*
8, . 1i,n .(u ailj-im uiihtil. All llio Suitor-
Sl .i• writ* jn'i-srui fM’fpi■ <"<x. (’urry
"ml Sli(*|iuil, Tim miiitit<>m tr Urn
I iimming ananitm with mail mill ap
jm’ovwV , .
I Hu* comiulttM on flaltim HUlmiltwd
j (It's lullow tug ii'poi l:
'l'n (In* lloixhiililh H.xvml 'of huporvik
oik of lowa t'lMinijt Win:
Your c.inmn 1 ih’i> tin dal urn. to whom
wimc n fcriml Hu* khvitul bill* agaiimt,
ilm county, as pHiTMTomimiiyingHcliwl
nli*, li-HiH’cllullv mil hi, that Umy Imvo
(SHiHfiilfy (•xuiiiliuhl all Urn dafrns In
Halil Hcliifilnli*, ami wnnltl mtuiuiimntl
that tliu Hiuno lit- allowoil at this hiiium
Hxril by your (Soiiiillittvi*, anil ant oppo*
Nit<‘ i-at’li inimm.
.1. I’. Smelkf'r, It. S. Smith, .Joseph
IlniuicU, ‘nnin l l
s<!hi‘<liili‘of I'laima Huhiiiittod to the
Hoard of SupcrviuoiH of lowa
county, WisiMiimln, at. an ad
journed an*luii <>l *lllll Mould, huld March 11,
A I). Dill):
K*p. Nature of claim. I'laimed. Alw'd.
<! IllUi-y, •IrnrlU (■•, Htuio v Duty. 18 00 In Mill
/, Wllllain*, hauling lumber 8(8) do
H Norther. JunUoc let**, Slain vn Wll
►on Warren 043 do
II iVlignlly, countable fee*. -tain v
Oeorge Doty , I2!X do
JII W lone*, ►* I‘Hi flaiiom-ry. ... BMi do
Arena star, prlutlng 14On do
H Norther, Jmntoc (ee*.stale v Doty,.Ml W4U 1J
(In tlila cane (lie committee And that a largo
number of wlinnaamii wnremibprenand on the |>art
of till' defendant, tint olio wore no! worn or ex
amined on thr lnvellgatlun, and Uial under Uie
law tiny ought not lo tin |>ald by thu county,
'that Hi* law only ohllgra lhauounty to par the
wltnvaik* fee* for Hie defendant. when (he Court,
or iuMlun before whom Umy warn •üb|Mnua(),
•hall certify Dial tin y were material or nocewarg
to lie •inniaoned, that when they are not ex
amined they ought not to Me paid, ami the luitlce
ought not to make the cnrUncain, becatue lie can
have no knowledge ol whether they were mate
rial or neevuary or not In Ihfa caw the certifi
cate ua* made and tiled March lltb, 1879, and
the committee arc of the opinion that the conn,
ty U legally liable, aud therefore hare allowed
the claim*.)
CONTI MKD ON KlOllTli I‘AUK.

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