<reported> I called on the Higbees & one of the Fosters <at appenoose> but I dont see that any thing can be done with the Laws & Fosters but I am going to on thursdays <&> I will see when I can lay before him what this council decides on
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An ordinance concerning the Register of deeds. &forotherpurposes.
Sect 1. Be it ordained by the City Council of the City of that the Register of deeds before entering upon the duties of his office <shall be sworn and> shall give a bond with security to the in a penalty of two <Five> hundred dollars that he he will faithfully execute & perform the duties of said office & deliver over the books & papers of belonging to <the> said office to his successor in office without defaltcation or delay
passed Sept. 14th. 1844.
Moved & Seconded that & Edmund D Wooley be appointe to prosecute a settlement as far as possible for the press it was also Moved & secded. that he have discretionary power
Moved & seconded that the assessors & collectors of taxes be allowed one dollar pr day
Moved & seconded that be elected councillor in place of .
Moved & seconded that this meeting adjourn until the next general session [p. 48]