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V THK COCONINO ,SHN. iy THE TOWN COUNCIL hundred dollar ($7,500), provided that .. .'. T Mi(I ,ow" nf Flag.taff may, have tin- The New Proposer, for a Water Supply opton of MmlnK th(. ,,.,5.,,,,, of ,,, from Fort Valley. consideration of said land for one or FnovMFr, A11170VA. Dec. 22, 1897, two years from this date, and of the Pursuant to the call of the mayor ami final rejection of the purchase of said common council of the town or Flag- tract of land In eao the water should staff, a special meeting was held on the fall and the plant he abandoned and above date. Present, .1. W. Francis, removed, and during said two years mayor; J. C. Grim, C. A. Keller ami shall enjoy a fully protected easement David Babbitt, couneilmen, and the upon said tract of land for Its plant and clerk, when the following business was the water aforesaid fully protected, by transacted: the payment of six hundred dollars On motion unanimously carried the (600) per year therefor. The owner.- following resolution was approved and of the said land to continue to enjoy adopted and ordered entered on the the ue thereof and hold the title minutes: thereto until finally accepted and paid Resolved, by the council of the town for, and in case it Is accepted after any of Flagstaff, that they will, on behalf crop Is planted the owner shall hate the of said town, enter upon an agreement right to harvest such crop a liNnttn with E. S. Oosney, or his assigns, for and without rent. In case the supply the development of water upon section of water Is not shown to be sulllcleut to 20, township 22 N,, range C E., upon the the satisfaction of the council of this following terms and conditions: Said town, and no water plant or system is Goney or his as-lgns to begin work at put In utilizing the same for this town, the earliest practical date, and to have then this town is under no obligations in operation within the mouth of Janu- whatever to pay for any part of the said ary next u plant to satisfactorily test development work or to purchase ald the supply of water at said point and to land. The town of Flagstaff shall be continue the operation of said plant and permitted at any or all times to hate test for sixty or ninety days. If neces- and keep a responsible man upon the sary, to satisfy the council of this to u premi-es to inspect and report upon said that the test Is a fair one and that the work and tet. Said Gosiiey is author: supply is suillcient for the uses and pur- iml to enter into negotiations and poses of a water works plHiit for said agreements on altote basis, town, including the contemplated sup- Dated this 27th day or December, ply for the railroad company. That If 1'J- f w p N,.IS " such development and test slull show a ' ' ,,..... .... 1 tl. V.. tilllM. supply of water at said point In the r V Kmnu Judgment of the council sufficient at all j Huj1)n"r times for the needs and uses of thl, Muncl aijourned town, they will then, on behalf or sad d J. W. FutNCis, Mayor, town or Flagstaff, accept said work, f. A. Bus.., Clerk, and piy, either in bonds or in cah, as s..on as the water works bonds are sold, L. J. Lassell has leased the two sam- rorsuch test, twenty-five hundred dol- pling works at Kingman and will take lars. and will also "purchase the south possession on February. Mr. Lassell hair and the northwest quarter or said is an old time assayer and miner -or section 20 at the price of seventy-five Mohave county. "-..