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Waukesha Freeman, The (Newspaper) - February 15, 1877, Waukesha, Wisconsin EVERY THURSDAY I a Proprietor a Tear In Advance Office in Aetna Block Rates 1.5 -Ton 14 18 20 30 40 55 so IS VOLUME XIX WAUKESHA WISCONSIN 15 187 Brookfield Delafield 7 NO 7 THIS PAPER IS OX PILE WITH Where Advertising can bo made DEPARTURE OF TRAINS buna ST rm RAILWAY DIVISION WAUKESHA STONE AND LIME WORKS All kinds and any quantity of Stone such as CAP SILLS TABLES PAVING BUILDING STONE Delivered to any part of the Village LA 5 2.42 M 8.23 M 1.50 2.03 M 9 9.20 6.10 Kl 45 3 10.15 10.30 n also furnish any quantity of the best FOR 30 CENTS PER DELIVERED CO THE SUPERVISORS Annual Session November 1876 The County Board of Supervisors of kesha county met at tbe Court House in the village of Waukesha on Tuesday the 14th day of November A Li 1876 at 2 P M and was called to order by the Chairman Thomas It appears from the papers on file that the following named towns and corporations are entitled to the following representatives NATIONAL BANK f 1.40 l 1040 112102.55 1.40 13 WILLIAM BLAIR President S BARNEY Vice President A J FRAME Cashier WILLIAM BLAIH M FIELD Directors S BARSBY S A J FRAME Transact a general Banking business buy and sell Gold Coupons and Draw direct on all tho principal cities ol tf anb ode for all points in the Union ie be procured at the l r M S i I MNI CARDS PHYSICIAN'S M I I D in Office over Hotel En- a doors H SEHRT Boot and Maker Would respectfully announce to tho people of he is prepared to do all kinds of CUSTOM WORK REPAIRING On short notice and in the best manner AMI County I DENTISTS ATTORNEYS AT LAW 1 Luw in one door n Street one door south k rha Wis 1 J P M Oirc a at Ester's Block on Division opposite the Orient Saloon II M 1 Al K AT LAW b ck ATTORNEY AT 1 block loans promptly N ATTORNEY AND I i 1 Notary Public Office tt k In is n II I 1 1 Notaries Public k Wis Preserve Timber HAVING used the process for the nf timber for the past years and satisfied myself of its practical as a means ol L R E S K K I K Mr I II 1 Office in Commercial k I a is fl i KOC is Practice in ATTORNEY anil also Court Com- il loan money make in the State General ins real e Waukesha National E resumed tho 11 Exchange Hotel no to make and pleasant O O JD IX ALL EXPOSED CONDITIONS and FENCE POSTS I have obtained an interest in the towns of Ottawa Eagle and and am prepared to sell farm rights to all inter- ested residing in the For enquire of ber or of t DAVIS nt T WILLIAMS Jan 2 AND i Represent the American of Chicago Apr 1 00 of Brooklyn 12 assets Jnn 1st IN II The of Newark N J assets Jan 1st The Home of Texas assets Jan 1st 1875 Office one south of Grist Mill Waukesha fail to see us before insuring D KENT Gaynor Sperry A Eins G Bowman Small Reith Purtell S Andrews Meahl New Weiner A Place Oconomowoc T Draper P Goss Pewaukee Bolles A G Stewart M Jameson Waukesha Lain Upon call of the roll all members were present except Mr Reith of On motion of Mr Sperry the Board to take formal ballot for Chairman Messrs Bolles and Weiner acting as tellers In the formal ballot Isaac Lain received H B F- Goss 6 Wm Small 1 Mr Lain having received a majority of all votes cast was declared elected Mr McCarty late Chairman laid before the Beard schedule of all county orders signed by him for past year He also made statement of verbal contract made between him and E Hurlbut late District Attorney for the prosecution of the case of Hartwell vs the Board of Supervisors now pending in the Supreme Court Mr Hurlbut agreeing to attend to the case and to receive for his in case the county gained the suit Board then adjourned untill 10 o'clock morrow NOVEMBER 15th 9 a quorum present Minutes of yesterday read nnd approved The Chair the following standing committees On R M Edward Purtill On M Jameson chairman F S Andrews Henry Weiner On Sheriffs and son Sperry chairman M T Draper James Stewart On Constables and Justices Bowman chairman M A Place A Hardell On Witness Weiner nan Adam Meahl B F Goss On Tax Titles and Illegal S T Bolles chairman sparry Christopher On Public T Draper A G Hardell J A Lins On Pauper Accounts and County Wc m Small chain ward Purtell On Miscellaneous S An- drews chairman Henry On Roads Bridges and Town F Goss chairman Peter Reith Christopher Gaynor On Ways and Stewart chairman R M Jameson Peter Reith On Apportioning and Selecting chairman Small Adam Meahl The County Clerk laid before the Board accounts on file Mr Sperry moved that no account bo lowed except those filed previous to the ing of the Board Mr Small offered a substitute for Mr ry's motion that all accounts now on file be received Draper Goss Gaynor Hardell Jameson Meahl Purtill Place Keith Stewart Small and consequence of male teachers teaching ducting examinations ing the summer months for about the same All of is respectfully submitted wages as females teach Thj t and on average wages of females per month sheriffs inventory of public property was t a month received and referred to Committee on Public from last year The cast for teaching per propert Board then adjourned until 2 p m scholar enrolled Nov 2 p met Members Members being on the u ui tnis sum several committees Board adjourned until 9 mile teachers and to-morrow morning a scholar enrolled The whole cost for the schools for tho year of 1876 was 30 Of this sum C1 712.50 has been p: for female teachers together making leaving for other 9 a- penses such as building repairing met i present Minutes read tus firewood old indebtedness etc a jf The whole amount of money received from all sources for the school year of 1376 was and the total amount paid out me since Nov 17th the day of my last report tc the 18th day of Nov 1376 RECEIPTS Amount on hand at date of hist 6 Amount received on redemption of tax certificates 322 Fees 15 71 West A Lins chairman Jameson Wm S T Bolles during the vear was leaving on hand yug 31 1876 SCHOOLHOUSES The cash value of schoolhouses as ted is school sites ratus Total amount of the tion of schoolhouses sites and apparatus is Total amount paid ont for building and re- pairing was 50 which is more thau last year paid out for library aud ratus The 117 will as reported accommodate 7857 pupils being 36 pupils for each 2779 nore pupils in the county than the houses will accommodate Number of schoolhouses built with stone or brick 42 Number of sites containing less than one acre 92 Number of sites well en- closed 42 Number with outhouses 85 ber of schoolhouses in good condition 01 Number poorly ventilated 84 Number of districts which loan text books to pupils 1 Three have been built during the year one in Muskego one in New lin and one in all of which are excellent buildings and I think wel and a credit to the districts in which they are built Quite a number of houses have been repaired during the past season but there is a chance for some improvement in certain districts Gentlemen do not understand meas ing disparagingly of the schools of the county for a large majority of the schoolhouses in the county are in excellent condition and well furnished not only with school tus but with noble energetic and successful teachers SCHOOLS The normal schools at Whitewater aud The Committee on Miscellaneous Accounts having much business under consideration naked to be relieved from acting on other committees which was granted This being the day fixed to visit the County Farm the Board adjourned until 2 p m Monday next MONDAY Nov 20 2 p met pursuant to adjournment Quorum present Minutes read and approved S Barber's account for livnry hire was re- nnd referred to Committee on j Accounts The Chair appoints 1 Messrs Gaynor and Li us members of the Committee on Justices and Constables Accounts Messrs Bowman and Place being excused Chair also appointed Mr Reith member of the Committee on Treasury Mr Andrews being excused Resolution by Mr Sperry Resolved That we appropriate to E but fifty dollars in addition to the amount agreed to be paid Chairman of the Total receipts 24 Amount paid on tax 04 Fees paid to County Treasurer 14 55 Total 59 Balance redemption money on hand 512 50 Fees due 1 15 5756 24 T 0 STATE OF WISCONSIN i WAUKESHA COUNTY duly sworn on oath says by him is in all respects true and no error or omission to the of i T C Martin being hat the foregoing ro- any person whatsoever T C Subscribed and sworn to before mo this 21st S kesha Co Wisconsin ast Board of Supervisors as attorney for the Assets Oshkosh continue to receive all who are by the County Superintendent if they ire able to pass the necessary here about twenty received ments during the past year COLLEGE Carroll College under the supervision of Prof furnishes us with some lent The Professors instruction is thorough systematic and well adapted to those intending to teach and wo trust that the people of Waukesha county will ize this educational institution which is well worthy of their patronage HIGH SCHOOLS Pewaukee high school which is the only one existing in the county under the present state law of high schools has proved a cess under the management of Prof North Johnson bperry during the past year and we trust that the people of the county will take advantage of the high school law and establish more of them TOWN CLERKS REPORTS The cf tbe town clerks reports were correct but in some instances very in- correct This inaccuracy is partly sioned by some of the teachers in not keeping a correct report of their some in the State Supreme Court in the of C M Hartwell respondent vs Board of Supervisors of appellant and this appropriation together with the amount agreed to be paid by said Chairman shall be in full for all attorney fees and ex- penses of all kinds to the defence of the said case in the above mentioned court Carried On motion of Mr Sperry the Chairman and Clerk were directed to draw an order in favor of E Hurlbut for nnd additional when the case is settled Communication from the To Hon of Supervisors of kesha I wish to place on your records rny mony ot the and interest by the Rev C W Camp in the moral and spiritual welfare of the prisoners in my custody Mr Camp has visited the jail ing the last two years every Sabbath after- noon with few exceptions That these visits have left a little light glimmering through the bars I know from occasional words drop ped by the prisoners and gathered from my official supervision of their correspondence with their friends The Rev Father Thill has also visited us and I acknowledge with pleasure the ble aid he has given in reforming habitual drunkards Respectfully submitted Em Sheriff Waukesha Nov 18th Whereupon the following resolution by Mr Small was adopted Resolved That the communication from the Sheriff be spread on the records of the Board and a copy sent by the clerk with the thanks of to the Rev C W Camp and the Rev Father Thill There being no other business before the Board it adjourned until 9 o'clock morning TUESDAY Nov 21 1870 9 a met Quorum present Minutes read and approved The Committee on Sheriffs and Clerk's Accounts made their report by their instances by the district clerks in making man Mr Sperry and on motion of Mr their reports to the town clerks I would Small the report was accepted and filed recommend that district clerk would see Mr the Sheriff's that their teachers keep a correct report of counts be considered at length by the Board their schools and be very careful in in everal beautiful lakes of Waukesha I H M till I M Street tbo depot tr at the II Crid it n and k good i IV MERCHANT TAILOR IB and Men's ITU TAILOR SHOP IN opposite Wis AUCTIONEERS AUCTIONEER to dispose of at auction will nonsuit mo at Waukesha s A LICENSED AUCTIONEER Residence at ps Koad Co will X attended to at e rates r and Justice of W All attended BOOT hop in Ester block best TKL NORTH PRAIRIE rooms nil newly furnished attached Terms V IST F in bis of wes LIVERY SALE AND FEED STABLE Comer ci and West Streets Waukesha Good horses and carriages to be had promptly at reasonable rates 15 74 tf C G ave recently purchased a splendid new which is ut your disposal Weiner 14 Sperry Lain 3 ed that the Board will con- Carried Mr Bolles mo correct report to the town clerk also that the treasurer of each school district keep a correct account of moneys received and paid out INSTITUTES One institute of five days was held in this village conducted by Prof Rockwood of the sider no accounts except those now on file Jameson Sperry Stewart Mr Chairman 5 per Goss Gaynor Meahl Purtill Place Smalland Weiner 12 Motion lost Board then adjourned until 2 o'clock p m 2 p reassembled members all present The schedule of all accounts on file read by the clerk On motion of Mr Sperry all bills in ule for medical services were referred to of Poor Balance of accounts were appropriately referred Mr Sperry moved that the Sheriff be op- i messenger of this Board at per day Carried The county treasurer's report was read by the treasurer and the same was referred to the Committee on Motion carried After discussion the Sheriffs Whitewater Normal School assisted by Prof North and others who were engaged in the educational work Tnc number of teachers present was about 110 and 95 were enrolled as working members of the Institute It was conducted with marked success and instruction given to the teachers was both in- i and highly beneficial as it was practical in its workings TEACHERS EXAMINATIONS Ten public examinations have been held 1 during the year In our examinations it has and the report of the committee thereon wer made the special order for this evening at 7 o'clock Report of Committee on Jurors and ness fees was received and filed and on tion it was made the special order for tins evening at 7 o'clock The Committee on Public Property made the following report which was adopted OF COMMITTEE ON day of November Circuit Court Wan The report and placed on file and referred to Committee on Sheriff and Clerk's Accounts The Committee on Public Property ed that they had examined the Sheriff's in- of Public Property in Court House jail jail house and county offices and said inventory correct REPORT OF COMMITTEE OS PUBLIC PROPERTY To the Hoard of Your committee report as AVe have examined the Sheriff's inventory of public property in Court House and Jail and Jail House and County Offices And your committee find nil of the items in report All of which is respectfully submitted M T DRAPER H G HARDELL Committee Waukesha Nov 21 1376 then adjourned until 7 p in NOVEMBER 21st 7 o'clock met Members all present The special order for this evening was taken up and on motion of Mr Small the Board resolved itself into Committee of the Whole Mr Draper in the Chair After going through a portion of the order of business the Committee did then arise and reported by their Chairman as follows 11 That the Committee had considered the Sheriffs accounts and referred the same back to the Board with the recommendation they be allowed as reported on Sheriff and Clerk's accounts and that all other business under consideration was dispensed Whereupon the report of the Board in Com- of the Whole was adopted and the re- port of the Committee on Sheriff and Clerk's accounts was concurred in by the Board To the Hon Board of Supervisors of sha The Committee on Sheriff's and Clerk's counts beg leave to report as follows upon the claims submitted to them for examination and In the Sheriff's No 1 a clerical er- ror of 57 was discovered on page 11 and corrected Two items on pages 34 and 35 both for conveying prisoners to disallowed by the committee because they were considered to be illegal and improper charges Upon investigation conveyance was found charged and allowed in other items of the and the word in the items disallowed was for taking care of prisoners paid for by his allowance of age Tho schedule of bills committed to this committee and their action thereon is as Sheriff's No 1 charged 420 27 allowed 27 Sheriff Patterson's lowed as 81 71 Sheriff's No 2 for purchase and cutting of wood being a ance after deducting tion allowed as 15 90 Clerk of Court's allowed as charged the county poor fund fer which county ders will be drawn iu accordance with the list of accounts herewith furnished We would recommend to your Honorable Board to appropriate to the Superintendents of the Poor for future expenses for the ing year The Superintendents of the Poor were in- by the Board of Supervisors at their annual session of 1875 t erect a wagon shed and and made an appropriation of for the same Said buildings have been erected in accordance with the tion of said Board of Supervisors of 1875 as many of your Honorable body well know by your recent visit to the county Cost of material and 34 Board 20 weeks at per Teaming by employees and The old house has received two coats of also the barns aud have also been neatly and well painted The of Poor need not say Honorable jody that everything about the premises are neat and well taken care of- and the inmates ve believe are kept in a comfortable iou sis your Honorable body might see from our visit All of which is respectfully submitted GEO Superintendents WM M JACQUES WM Waukesha County received and filed and referred to Committee on Pauper Accounts and County Farm Mr Sperry moved that the sum of the sum asked for in the report be ated for the support of poor the coming year Carried The Committee to whom was referred the report of the County Clerk reported to the Board that they had examined the report and found it correct and the report was adopted by the Board Several accounts which were referred to of Poor and Committee on Pauper Accounts were referred back to the Board with the recommendation that they be referred to proper committee on tho Chair referred them to the Com- on Miscellaneous Accounts Board adjourned until 2 o'clock p m NOVEMBER 22 2 o'clock p Board reassembled Quorum present The following report made by Committee on Miscellaneous Accounts was adopted by the Board REPORT ON MISCELLANEOUS ACCOUNTS To the Board of Supervisors of County Wisconsin Your committee to whom was referred the following miscellaneous accounts have ex- the same and recommend them be lowed as follows Name Silas 1 113 A on wolves 100 10 Russell Bros buots ami shoes B J insane Sanner F W canvass merchandise 41 10 15 a 2 SI 3 00 12 DO David llea 55 Oil John L Drauc 7 115 0 117 10 73 OU A hotel expenses S H T C stationery and J stationary and ance John S Ciark 0 G repairs 3 Tyler 70 livery 30 OH 285 02 Total allowed by this 43 All of which is respectfully submitted J SPERRY J JAMES STEWART Committee M T DRAPER Board then adjourned until 9 o'clock morrow morning 22 9 a met To the Board of Supervisors Members all present Minutes read aud proved Mr Sperry moved that the Board now in accounts cned to elect ll Superintendent of the Poor owed as in Place of Rhodes imd that the first Your Committee on Public Property re- port as follows We have examined the and that they be allow lows gliding oil the subjects in which they i Bayley were examined Quite number of the OQ tai but by an opportunity to review the branches in which they had failed and by attending another examination most of the old teachers with a few exceptions Chandler lumber SliCi 54 48 26 lid H 115 52 00 21 75 26 00 5 65 50 12 75 McBEATH hant Tailor Rates Wis would respectfully call the attention of his tomers aud the public generally to his stock of On motion of Mr Bolles the time fixed for daily meeting of this Board he 9 a m and 2 p m Whereupon the Board adjourned until 9 a m to-morrow morning WEDNESDAY Nov 1876 9 a Board met quorum present Minutes of yesterday read and corrected COMMUNICATION FROM SHUTS OF POOR To the Board of Supervisors Waukesha am instructed by the of Superintendents of Poor to invite your honorable body to visit the County MADE CASSIMERES i nt your earliest convenience GKO Secretary Waukesha Nov 1876 Whereupon Mr Small offered the ing resolution which was carried That the invitation of the Super- of the County Poor to visit the county farm be accepted aud that the time of visiting the same be on the 17th inst the invitation be extended to the county cers and each publisher of a newspaper in which he believes will be found superior to the imported goods Also the best brands of BEAVER for WINTER WEAR in his lino and filled Word to the Wise Sent OK Wagons Buggies Cutters Sleighs Ami Farm Implements in General IN LAMB'S OLD STAND AT CALL AND SEE OUR Before We arc determined not to be Undersold by any A IX PRICES OF Revolvers Etc Prices reduced from 20 to 30 per cent- Write for fo r Illustrated Catalogue with reduced prices r Address GREAT GUN street Pittsburgh Tn DR S S- CLARK M IK FORMERLY OF now a resident of kesha where he will attend to nil calls promptly in surgery and Office Hooin Commercial hours S to 12 A and 2 to 0 and 7 to 9 M EW ATTORNEY AND at Conveyancer nml Notary Public mice over the Post Waukesha KOF NIGHT Of ing first and third in each month Hall in Commercial Block room re- ently occupied by The pape Waukesha county and that the dents of Poor be requested to furnish con- Carried REPORT OF THE SUIT OE SCHOOLS To the Honorable County Board of ors of Waukesha County GENTLEMEN herewith have the honor to transmit the annual report of the County Superintendent of Schools as required by sec 92 school code JOHN HOWITT County of Schools Waukesha Nov 15 Your attention is first called to the GENERAL STATISTICS There arc at present within this county 117 schools requiring 132 persons to teach them The census of Aug 31 1876 shows mule children and 5135 female children in the between the ages of four and twenty together making against in 1375 a decrease of 576 which was the city of which made its annual report to the State Superintendent but iu 1875 made it to tbe County Of this ber 6590 are reported as having attended school during the an increase of 182 over last year city being ex- leaving 2946 children of school age who have not attended school during the year which is 110 less than The number over twenty years of age who have attended school is 41 an increase of 7 over last year under four years of age 3 ft crense of 7 The total of days school has been taught by a qualified teacher is an in- crease of SI days more than last year giving an average of 464 days to each school in the county The total ance of different pupils Total number cf days attendance of pupils over four and under twenty years of age is nn increase of over last year giving an average of 77 days to eash pupil attending school The average of male teachers was per month which is a from last year This in securing a certificate Of the 200 applicants last spring 2 received first graue certificates 6 second grade and OS third grade and a few limited which are not in force at At the fall examinations 2 received first grade 8 second grade 87 third grade and 12 limited uf the limited six were old teachers who found it impossible to attend the public examinations being away from home or from other justifiable reasons Considering the number receiving cates who do not intend to teach the number from other counties for there are quite a number receiving certificated horc but teaching in the county those who may be qualified in regard to education but their age nnd experience would disqualify them those who teach in the but not in the winter those who teach in the winter j but not in the summer those who leave the educational work for more lucrative ment and which perhaps is more congenial to their nature by taking these things into consideration with others which I need not mention leaves the teaching force quite ballot be Motion carried On the first ballot Wm Rhodes received all the votes cast and was declared elected The communication from W P Calkins re- to care of poor and ment of County Farm was received aud red to special committee consisting of Messrs Sperry Weiner and Goss OF OF To the Board of of Waukesha Co The Superintendents of the Poor fully submit this their annual report up to and including A D 1870 Whole number of paupers received at the House during the year was eighty average number at the institution during the year forty-three On the day of 1870 there were forty-three at the institution There have been at the in- during the year nine insane one Pursuant to a resolution of idiot and one blind person and are now at 72 All of which is respectfully submitted M T H G Committee Nov 21st A communication and of Register of Deeds for transcribing Abstract Records was received and referred to special com- consisting cf Messrs Place Bowman and To the of of j 14 30 71 75 H W spittoons A 11 Craig examination services A C hardware and re- pairs I M White II N washing machine and W II Son uoal A merchandise R C hardware and repairs register ex- penses 02 Jacob Hill on S D SI 1 11 Gallagher cobbling -I RL merchandise Thos McCarty extra chair work 15 til Henry printing mun MO IS C X Junes Priming K L t t Co wood 51 00 Christ on stuie 7 OU Gleason J2 attendance un in- sane 7 J 13 Son binding aj 00 Vernon Tiehenor counsel on in- f 1 W inu oo 10 15 20 2 51 3 00 10 10 55 60 0 00 117 10 U 00 51 15 CO If is m 25 42 70 rO 2 20 22 -19 SMS New 228 349 155 689 carried To the Chairman and Board of Supervisors of Waukesha Your committee to which was referred the reports and accounts of the of the Poor would report that they hare the same compared the accounts with the Touchers on file and find them correct and would recommend the adoption of their report and that orders be to unsettled accounts of against the county as shown in their report Your committee with a majority of tho County Board the county farm on the 17th inst and found the improvements all made as recommended at the last annual meeting of the County Board the buildings substantial and convenient the yards 34 ly graded and the farm generally in good order 75 00 From what information your committee could gather the inmates of the Poor House they are well cared for have plenty of good food good clothing and from our own observation everything appears tidy and clean and has the appearance of being a comfortable home for such a large family of infirm and unfortunate All of which is respectfully WILLIAM SMALL J J V Committee EDWARD The report was received and adopted by the Board To the Honorable Board of Supervisors of kesha The undersigned District Attorney fer said county hereby makes and submits his all received by him during the preceding year by virtue of his for fines ees forfeitures and costs as 1st Of C J Evans the ousts in tho case of tho State of Wisconsin against C J Evaus for assault with intent to kill in Circuit 40 2d Of Joseph the costs iu the of the State of Wisconsin for exposure of person to tho Circuit 30 15 Total 55 The amount is paid into the treasury and the Treasurer's receipt taken for the same D U SUMNER Attorney County ss D being duly sworn saya that the above is a correct statement of all re- by him D H Subscribed and sworn to before me this 22nd day of November W S GREEN Clork Circuit Court The report of the District Attorney was received and placed on file On motion Board adjourned until 2 p in 2 o'clock p reassembled rum present The official bond of William Khodes was received and approved Resolution by Mr Bowman That the furnishing of tobacco to the inmates of our county jail at the ex- pense of the county ought to be and is by abolished from date of passage of this resolution Ayes Andrews Bowman Bolles Draper Gaynor Jameson no 25 15 IS Iti your honorable Board adopted January 4 1875 instructing the Register of Deeds of saiu County to transcribe the first two of Abstracts of then in his office I herewith submit for your inspection and proval the second book of said transcribed abstracts Very respectfully JAMES Register of Deeds Board then adjourned until 2 p m Two O'CLOCK p mot the institution There have been five deaths at the County House during the year There have been two births at the institution during the year There have furnished in all weeks board to paupers besides the employes on the farm at an average cost of per week and P ll Carney W S Green guardian on insane Tiehenor anil counsel eollin aid A 51 Warner l V L Moore L Loeker J 00 5 00 i XI 2 XI 10 nn 7 2 50 15 no -IS 00 10 00 15 10 15 50 15 00 M HO 17 30 71 72 14 02 IK 00 SI US 4 75 0 15 Gl 500 124 50 35 51 00 7 00 M 00 20 00 5 0 5 00 ft m 2 OU 10 00 7 50 50 is on 01 10 X OU So 00 15 00 ried by Mr Small WHEREAS By chapter 185 session laws of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of County is made the Clerk of the ty and Said chapter provides that said clerk shall receive a salary of five hundred dollars per annum for services rendered as such clerk therefore Resolved That we hereby appropriate to W S Green Clerk of said Court three dred and dollars in full payment fur said services from the first day of April to the first day of January aud Resolved further That the salary of the Clerk of the County Court for the year 1877 be aud the same is hereby fixed at the sum of live hundred dollars Carried The Committee on Assessments made a re- port was accepted and made the special order for to-morrow afternoon Committee on Justices aud Constables counts report as follows which report was adopted To the Chairman and Board of Supervisors of Waukesha County Your Committee on Justices and bles accounts submit the following report We have carefully examined and allowed the following accounts ox JUSTICES ACCOUNTS Claim -S 5 95 16 06 14 75 0 07 3 17 1 77 45 93 90 25 2 19 355 15 ted 59 All of which is most respectfully F S HEN BY BOWMAN M A PLACE Committee OF AGENT Of the amount of money expended for the following amount has been ex- pended for blank books lu Register's office County office Minute book for Judge Small In Clerk of Court's office 00 101 35 12 00 14 00 35 To the of of County In accordance with a resolution adopted by this Board at its annual session Nov 1873 I i to amount of money The inventory of property now hand be- longing on the farm amounts to the sum of bers all present Following accounts tiled j the estimated value of which is sinall forthe district boards to make their selections from which I trust they ilo and The number re- certificates is a decrease from last year yot there are a sufficient number to supply the schools of the county WORK since beginning of session were laid before the Board guardian 00 M T Lannon inquisition C Gaynor expenses with insane son Weaver witness fees Co Court Win Small expenses with insane Siace last January there has been 340 V for certificates Now the law re- quires those who wish a third grade to be ex- 14 42 on eleven branches fourteen first grade sixteen second grade Now taking ten branches for each applicant would in- volve tho reading and marking of 3400 pages of manuscript but it would be considerable more as on some branches it requires Uvo and sometimes three pages This copying the standing enrolling the names making out reports filling out blanks con- ducting examinations the correspondence of the office getting up questions and circulars making out certificates attending teachers institutes and associations occupies almost the entire time of the Superintendent during the vacation between the summer and winter terms of school One hundred nnd ninety-five school visits have been made since last January All of the schools in the county have been visited except one which term had aspired before 1 got around to it It is my intention to visit each school in the county dm ing the coming Hugo medical J B Hoeger Sons bindin 7 00 1 66 7 00 51 00 2 50 20 00 Mr Small moved those bills be received and acred upon Mr Sperry to a point of order that the reception uf those bills is irregular and out of order which point of order was over- ruled by the Chair Mr Sperry then appealed from the de- of tho Chair The question then being Shall tho de- of the Chair be sustained 1 Goss Gaynor Lins Meahl Purtill Place Keith Stewart Small and Andrews Bowman Bolles Jameson and Whereupon the decision of the Chair was The question then recurring upon the adoption of Mr Small's motion That the accounts be am acted upon Goss Gaynor Hardell Lins Meahl Place Eeith 7 A i uj till I 1 will bo able to j Small Lain Holies Motion carried Resolution by Mr Bolles the election of In conclusion I would with all candor while we have many excellent energetic and successful teachers in the county there are not a few who in order system and ability to teach I trust that the parents and district boards will aid the teachers in their labors showing them that they are interested in the great and noble work of education by visiting their schools and doing whatever they can for the advancement of education and intelligence which is the corner atone of our republican institutions I take this op- ol tho citizens of the tendent of Poor iu place of Wm Rhodes whose term of office will soon made the special order morning at 9 o'clock Carried COUNTY CLERKS To the Board to of Waukesha county for their generous hospitality I respectfully report to you the amount of wards nie while visiting schools and con- redemption money received and disbursed by of the overseer and his v hired help clothing for paupers etc and expended b me for stationery and blank books during the past year gether with vouchers for money paid Balance on hand Nov 924 Received by appropriation 400 00 Paid to I Jl White S -IS 50 Paid to W Y Smitely Co a 00 400 and Co SO So ken at the present worth of the property The whole amount of accounts audited and allowed against the poor fund for the year is 03 for all of which accounts and vouchers are herewith presented for your examination We have furnished for the tial support of 224 paupers outside of tbe County Poor House to the amount of 943.53 including per diem and expenses of the Superintendents ef the Poor including doctor bills which is a large item in our cx- Allowed November 1376 There have been several cases of sickness two of which were in Oconomowoc case of Hannah Haines and a Mrs Mackey and child which makes our expenses considerably more than they would otherwise have been The whole amount of services rendered by the Superintendents including incidental are as Wm M William 100 35 Geo 150.60 The whole amount of claims against the County Poor fund is from which deduct the following amounts for lumber and other material for new buildings furniture etc dry goods and groceries on hand The Superintendents of the Poor have re- from the County and other sources the following amounts the past County Iowa 20.59 60.30 By John Remington on Sylvester note J 13.50 By By Charles Emerson 6.00 36 Pigs 4 Hides 15.85 5 Lambs 11.50 1 Steer 30.00 Butter Clover seed 47.60 152 39.00 3 15.00 227 Ibs Lard at per 30.64 Whole amount received from all Deducted from leaves a balance of as the present indebtedness against Balance on haml SJOO 21 3 24 Dated Nov 1876 T C Jl Stationery Agent The report wa s received and referred to Committee cm Miscellaneous Accounts Board adjourned until 9 o'clock tomorrow morning EII 1876 9 a m Board met Quorum present read and approved Several tax certificates belonging to Isaac Lain were presented to the Board for cancellation on ground of erroneous tions which certificates were referred to Committee on Tax Titles and illegal ments Resolution by Mr Gaynor Resolved By the Waukesha County Board of Supervisors that justices of the peace in and for county are hereby required in accordance with the Statutes of Wisconsin to have all complaints in criminal prosecutions give good and sufficient bail for costs before issuing warrants therein unless in the ment of the justice bail should be waived in which case said justice shall make an entry in docket to that effect end that in all cases of criminal prosecutions when the defendant is discharged or the costs be taxed against and paid by the complainant unless the justice shall certify and enter in his docket that the complainant had good and justifiable grounds for making the complaint and ought not in justice to pay such costs and that the returns of jus ticcs to this Board must show a compliance with this rule in order to entitle them to con- sideration and action Carried Resolution by Mr Bolles Resolved That a County School Tas of four thousand six hundred and sis dollars for the year 1877 be and the same is hereby levied apportioned lo the II 0 II George William D W Fred S H C M Thomns C OS CONSTABLES ACCOUNTS Louis John C Robert John Win A A iL S M Alexander 50 20 56 19 10 27 76 5 85 38 22 6 35 62 65 55 97 Allowed 5 5 95 15 77 14 75 9 07 3 47 1 77 40 93 86 87 2 19 319 52 75 17 31 18 45 27 76 8 85 25 79 6 35 62 65 51 55 75 of which submitted A G Committee J A Mr moved that the vote by which the report of the Committee on accounts was adopted be reconsidered Motion carried Mr Sperry then moved that the amount charged in printing bills for the dent of Schools card be stricken out was carried Whereupon the report on accounts as amended was adopted Mr Sperry moved that hereafter the ty of Waukesha will not pay bounty for tho killing of wolves lynx aud wildcats Mr Andrews moved an amendment that the county pay a bounty of on wolves Amendment carried The motion as ded was then adopted Resolution by Jlr Sperry Resolved That Chap 67 General Laws 1871 relating to the dogs be en- forced this year in this county Mr Small moved that the resolution lay over until to-morrow morning Carried Board then adjourned until 9 o'clock 24 1876 9 a met present Minutes read and approved Resolution by Mr Resolved That there be and hereby is levied upon the taxable property of the al towns in this county the sum of twelve hundred dollars upon the same basis as the County School Tax of which is to pay the salary of the County Superintendent of Schools and the balance is hereby to tbe County Schools to pay all necessary expenses of stationery assistance and printing for the use of schools in this County for the ensuing year And said Superintendent is hereby directed to to this board at its next annual session the items of its expenditure accompanied by the proper vouchers Carried Resolution by Mr Resolved That the publisher of each ly newspaper published within the county that shall publish the proceedings of the pre- sent session of this Board in full in one issue of his paper shall be paid for doing the same sum of teu dollars which sum shall be in full for publishing such proceedings Carried The Committee to whom was referred the report of Stationery Agent reported to tho Board that they hal the report and found it and the report was adopted by the Board The Committee to whom was referred the charges preferred by W P Calkius against the manner in which the County Poor at County Poor Farm are cared reported that they had investigated the matter and found the charges Report of Committee appointed to examine
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