Minutes, 31 October 1842

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Monday Octr. 31st 1842.— Six oClock P. M.
<​Some of​> The Council met pursuant to adjournment, Meet but a majority not being present, the was authorized to, and brought .— Meeting opened by Prayer, The Mayor presided.— Names of Council were called.— Minutes of last meeting were read and approved.
<​Order given Same date​>
The Petition of the , praying that he shall have the right to receive from the Treasury, fifteen Dollars, to apply towards his Services as Marshal, was granted.
A Bill was presented respecting Hogs, which was referred to the Committee of municipal Laws.
The Bill to regulate the duties & fees of Notary Public, was Reported upon, & afterwards referred to <​,​> , & , (a special Committee,) to prepare a Bill of duties & Fees.
The Report of the Committee upon The Bill for the revenue [p. 44] Revenue of the , was presented & received, which Report was, that the Bill be rejected, <​&​> which was adopted accordingly, & the Committee then obtained leave to Report a new Bill, and thereupon produced same, which after receiving the usual Readings, & proceedings had thereon, it passed into an Ordinance, entitled, “An Ordinance concerning the publick Revenue of the City of ”.
Adjourned until the next regular Meeting. [p. 45]