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

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nor less than ten Dollars; and the said License shall continue in force for one week and no longer: and such person or persons as aforesaid, who may be found in open violation of this section, shall forfeited and every pay for each & every such offence the sum of fifty Dollars: all exhibitions inconsistent with decency or contrary to good morals, are expressly prohibited under the penalty of one hundred Dollars for each offence.
Sec. 4. This Ordinance to take effect & be in force from & after its Passage. <​Passed​> Novr. 27th. 1841.
, Mayor.
Recorder.
 
Upon Motion the following Resolution was adopted.
Resolution, 27 November 1841–B
Resolved by the City Council of the City of , that the City be authorized by the City Council to procure seats for the use of said Council.
 
The informed the Aldermen last appointed that they are to represent the respective wards wherein they reside.
Upon Motion the following Resolution was adopted.
Resolution, 27 November 1841–C
Resolved by the City Council of the City of that a majority of the entire City Council be considered requisite, and deemed necessary, to transact business in Council from time to time hereafter.
 
Upon Motion the follg. Resoln . was unanimously adopted,
Resolution, 27 November 1841–D
Resolved by the City Council of the City of , that the authorities of this be authorized, to use a discretionary power in sending to a distance, for Persons, at the expence of the , in order to ferret out the perpetrators of Crime, or any secret combination against the peace of Society.
 
Adjourned to 6 oClock next Saturday Evening at same place
Novr. 27th. 1841.
, Mayor.
, Recorder.
Minutes and Resolutions, 4 December 1841 • Saturday
Saturday December 4th. 1841.
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nor less than ten Dollars; and the said License shall continue in force for one week and no longer: and such person or persons as aforesaid, who may be found in open violation of this section, shall forfeit and pay for each & every such offence the sum of fifty Dollars: all exhibitions inconsistent with decency or contrary to good morals, are expressly prohibited under the penalty of one hundred Dollars for each offence.
Sec. 4. This Ordinance to take effect & be in force from & after its Passage. Passed Novr. 27th. 1841.
, Mayor.
Recorder.
 
Upon Motion the following Resolution was adopted.
Resolution, 27 November 1841–B
Resolved by the City Council of the City of , that the City be authorized by the City Council to procure seats for the use of said Council.
 
The informed the Aldermen last appointed that they are to represent the respective wards wherein they reside.
Upon Motion the following Resolution was adopted.
Resolution, 27 November 1841–C
Resolved by the City Council of the City of that a majority of the entire City Council be considered requisite, and deemed necessary, to transact business in Council from time to time hereafter.
 
Upon Motion the follg. Resoln . was unanimously adopted,
Resolution, 27 November 1841–D
Resolved by the City Council of the City of , that the authorities of this be authorized, to use a discretionary power in sending to a distance, for Persons, at the expence of the , in order to ferret out the perpetrators of Crime, or any secret combination against the peace of Society.
 
Adjourned to 6 oClock next Saturday Evening at same place
Novr. 27th. 1841.
, Mayor.
, Recorder.
Minutes and Resolutions, 4 December 1841 • Saturday
Saturday December 4th. 1841.
City [p. 35]
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