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

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or copper Coin, or counterfeit or spurious paper currency, or aiding and abetting therein, or holding the same with intent to pass it; knowing it to be such: shall be liable to a fine not exceeding five thousand dollars, or to imprisonment or hard labour in the , for a term not exceeding fourteen years, or all these penalties at the discretion of the Court.
Sec. 4. That any person passing a paper currency, or aiding and abetting therein, or holding the same with intent to pass it within the bounds of this City Corporation, shall be liable to a fine of one dollar for every dollar thus offered or passed, to be recovered as in Action of debt, one half of said fine to be paid to the complainant, the other half to said Corporation.
passed March 4th. 1843.
Joseph Smith, Mayor.
, Recorder.
Minute Entry, Appointment of Samuel Bennett, 4 March 1843
was duly elected an Alderman of this , by the City Council, and is hereby declared to be so duly elected, to fill the vacancy occasioned by the resignation of , and also by reason of , (who was elected on the 25th. day of July [February] last, to fill that office,) having declined to act.
March 4th. 1843.
Joseph Smith, Mayor.
, Recorder.
Minute Entry, Appointments of Albert P. Rockwood and Others, 4 March 1843
The following named Persons were duly appointed to the Offices annexed to their names; to wit:
fire Warden for the 1st. Ward.
fire Warden for the 2nd. Ward.
fire Warden for the 3rd. Ward
March 4th. 1843.
Joseph Smith, Mayor.
, Recorder.
Minute Entry, Appointment of JS, 4 March 1843
Genl. Joseph Smith, was reelected Register of Deeds, & so forth.
March 4th. 1843.— Recr..— [p. 168]
or copper Coin, or counterfeit or spurious paper currency, or aiding and abetting therein, or holding the same with intent to pass it; knowing it to be such: shall be liable to a fine not exceeding five thousand dollars, or to imprisonment or hard labour in the , for a term not exceeding fourteen years, or all these penalties at the discretion of the Court.
Sec. 4. That any person passing a paper currency, or aiding and abetting therein, or holding the same with intent to pass it within the bounds of this City Corporation, shall be liable to a fine of one dollar for every dollar thus offered or passed, to be recovered as in Action of debt, one half of said fine to be paid to the complainant, the other half to said Corporation.
passed March 4th. 1843.
Joseph Smith, Mayor.
, Recorder.
Minute Entry, Appointment of Samuel Bennett, 4 March 1843
was duly elected an Alderman of this , by the City Council, and is hereby declared to be so duly elected, to fill the vacancy occasioned by the resignation of , and also by reason of , (who was elected on the 25th. day of July [February] last, to fill that office,) having declined to act.
March 4th. 1843.
Joseph Smith, Mayor.
, Recorder.
Minute Entry, Appointments of Albert P. Rockwood and Others, 4 March 1843
The following named Persons were duly appointed to the Offices annexed to their names; to wit:
fire Warden for the 1st. Ward.
fire Warden for the 2nd. Ward.
fire Warden for the 3rd. Ward
March 4th. 1843.
Joseph Smith, Mayor.
, Recorder.
Minute Entry, Appointment of JS, 4 March 1843
Genl. Joseph Smith, was reelected Register of Deeds, & so forth.
March 4th. 1843.— Recr..— [p. 168]
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