Nauvoo City Council Minute Book, 3 February 1841–8 February 1845

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Resolution, 26 November 1842
Resolved by the City Council of the City of , that the Seal to be procured for the Municipal Court of this , shall consist of a circle, including the Words, “Municipal Court.— City of .” within which is to be a Book circled with Rays, on which is to be inscribed the Words “Constitution and Charter.”
passed Novr. 26th. 1842.
, Recorder.
Resolution, 14 January 1843–A
Resolved by the City Council of the City of , that the balance of Cash now reported to be in the Treasury, and which will be remaining therein after paying the balance due him on the purchase of the burying Ground, be paid over by the to the City , in part payment for his services as Recorder.
passed Jan.y. 14th. 1843.
, Recorder.
Ordinance, 14 January 1843–A
An Ordinance regulating Municipal Elections in the City of .
Sec. 1. Be it ordained by the City Council of the City of , that all general Elections for Mayor, Aldermen, and Counsellors in the City of shall be held, conducted, and returns thereof made in the manner hereinafter prescribed.
Sec. 2. The City Council may divide the into as many Wards as they may think proper, not exceeding eight; and shall designate the House or place in each Ward at which Elections are to be held; and the Wards and places of holding Elections so established, shall so remain, until changed by Order of the City Council; and all general Elections shall be held at the places so designated, until changed as aforesaid. provided that the City Council may Order that the said election of Mayor, Aldermen, and Counsellors, shall be held at one place if [p. 131]
Resolution, 26 November 1842
Resolved by the City Council of the City of , that the Seal to be procured for the Municipal Court of this , shall consist of a circle, including the Words, “Municipal Court.— City of .” within which is to be a Book circled with Rays, on which is to be inscribed the Words “Constitution and Charter.”
passed Novr. 26th. 1842.
, Recorder.
Resolution, 14 January 1843–A
Resolved by the City Council of the City of , that the balance of Cash now reported to be in the Treasury, and which will be remaining therein after paying the balance due him on the purchase of the burying Ground, be paid over by the to the City , in part payment for his services as Recorder.
passed Jan.y. 14th. 1843.
, Recorder.
Ordinance, 14 January 1843–A
An Ordinance regulating Municipal Elections in the City of .
Sec. 1. Be it ordained by the City Council of the City of , that all general Elections for Mayor, Aldermen, and Counsellors in the City of shall be held, conducted, and returns thereof made in the manner hereinafter prescribed.
Sec. 2. The City Council may divide the into as many Wards as they may think proper, not exceeding eight; and shall designate the House or place in each Ward at which Elections are to be held; and the Wards and places of holding Elections so established, shall so remain, until changed by Order of the City Council; and all general Elections shall be held at the places so designated, until changed as aforesaid. provided that the City Council may Order that the said election of Mayor, Aldermen, and Counsellors, shall be held at one place if [p. 131]
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