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

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Corporation, Signed by the Mayor, and Countersigned by the Recorder, for which he she or they shall at the time of obtaining the same, pay a Sum not exceeding Fifty Dollars, at the discretion of the Mayor, with a Fee of one Dollar to the Recorder, for making out the same, 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 and every such offence, a sum not exceeding Fifty Dollars.
Sec. 2. That all exhibitions inconsistent with decency, or contrary to good Morals, are expressly prohibited under the Penalty of one hundred Dollars for every offence, and said Penalties are to be recovered and applied in the same manner, as are Penalties of a like nature within this .
passed July 5th. 1842.
Joseph Smith, Mayor.
, Recorder.
Resolution, 5 July 1842
Resolved by the City Council of the City of , that an order be, and the same is hereby granted to , upon the Treasury of this , for fifteen Dollars, towards his Labour.
passed July 5th. 1842.
Joseph Smith, Mayor.
, Recorder.
Ordinance, 12 July 1842–A
An Ordinance regulating the duties and fees of City Auctioneers, in the City of .
Sec. 1. Be it ordained by the City Council of the City of , that there shall be one or more City Auctioneers appointed by this Council, who shall after the passage of this act, and within thirty days after his or their appointment, produce and give Bond to the Mayor and Council, with two good securities [p. 88]
Corporation, Signed by the Mayor, and Countersigned by the Recorder, for which he she or they shall at the time of obtaining the same, pay a Sum not exceeding Fifty Dollars, at the discretion of the Mayor, with a Fee of one Dollar to the Recorder, for making out the same, 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 and every such offence, a sum not exceeding Fifty Dollars.
Sec. 2. That all exhibitions inconsistent with decency, or contrary to good Morals, are expressly prohibited under the Penalty of one hundred Dollars for every offence, and said Penalties are to be recovered and applied in the same manner, as are Penalties of a like nature within this .
passed July 5th. 1842.
Joseph Smith, Mayor.
, Recorder.
Resolution, 5 July 1842
Resolved by the City Council of the City of , that an order be, and the same is hereby granted to , upon the Treasury of this , for fifteen Dollars, towards his Labour.
passed July 5th. 1842.
Joseph Smith, Mayor.
, Recorder.
Ordinance, 12 July 1842–A
An Ordinance regulating the duties and fees of City Auctioneers, in the City of .
Sec. 1. Be it ordained by the City Council of the City of , that there shall be one or more City Auctioneers appointed by this Council, who shall after the passage of this act, and within thirty days after his or their appointment, produce and give Bond to the Mayor and Council, with two good securities [p. 88]
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