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Racine Argus (Newspaper) - June 26, 1879, Racine, WisconsinLa no. 45 cards. A. 0. U. W7 in Odd fellow Hall Orr pout p fico. Application May to Kacife wis., thursday june whole isto. 565 Brothers co. 510 h. V. Van Pelt attorney Counselor at Law. Otto Asp Nib office Market Square Law and collection office Sam Lac a. S. Ritchie. Sutlo Nul bunk building Street Kucine. John b. Winslow b. Vax us Kirk attorney at Law office. Over Post office he inc a j. Davis m. D., Ulock Side Market Square undue. Ivy a c c. A Dana. Cole to goo s. Manufacturing confectioners and Bakers. in Yia its it to and , h j mais St., Racine wis. Just opened court Racine i to the of the of will will on ii in Lih nor the pc ution a Muiir . U. Jlian Lati Oliu Illy la fresh Stock of s o a. Lathes Anil 10 cts. Better goods for the Money never were sold in Rathe. A new Stock of ladies circulars and Shetland shawls. Joseph Schroeder. Com. Miido tic follow ing report. To tie Konor Naljie of education com. Would leave to report j. Ltd in v l tic us adm Jim to Louse now in a course that tie rooms for the enter into the treasurer s account As it i did last year hence in part the i favor Able showing of its figures. It will be j noted also that the sales and donations of branches owning the books of their de Are not included in the of talc i mall. I mall. Ill ii i. My Luroy to Iii i ii Lii pm a Ion in. Lii Siul b Juill l of i to kid a v. The Ranii August a. D., Toto a Lynn o Shiuk a. M. I tint Tiluy lit Lalim Hiiop Juilu in i Holly it Rau Iii in and i in fun Lici oink i id Ifni ii tit Kllc Lloil Mill in l Lvon id will i int in u copy Labru l no ii a Illuv two upper Robins my situate according if Iii com act cd per and w. Co., a Vaughan no. C4 sixth St Kkt und la tall sailors a All kinds of mixed feed Oats Corn Lime Ter mime stucco Timothy and Clover Send. Ivo Lyons Mollii old to tent flour o the Trade Choun. 531-Yl new Spring goods Ninger s Book store. Gold pens writing books Ink stands photograph and autograph albums elegant Stock of Box papers Fine illustrated gift books juvenile Standard and miscellaneous books pictures frames Ster Scopes views Sec. Games Block and toy books in endless variety. Prices lower than the lowest. Huggins House Block. I los in Loro will nil Kly y 01 ii y tic court Kuuku co. Slier ill s Sale. Koit , join m. We a limit Tinli Ilir. Uni int. Toni c. A trunk i it Henry ii in Iii null k. Liiv wife. I Aio. I u Kuhni. To Lull m Kutini, j. Innit John u la Iii Ivi Illinik i Lens Millie Rry Chili ii stiklilnr1, William i. Pc Antn Anil Ali in Yorkus do i v line Kish Iii to .i1 inc till court fur Lii Coli Only i i Niu Ivil in ten Almal Afi inn May ii. 1s7s, will in pm Ninlin if Mlivic i tinn a Atli. Of Kii id to Only. N j Iron Iloner of Llic Ouirl in my ully of Lac no Kin ill. On Iii a i i ii Lumli in ill Trio on Nuon Mii , Illi Josih Lay of Jirik a. A. 1s70 ill foil. Twin Lenl 1. Llu Sigil m , ill Ali Lii Yalu cull Lily ill Lla Sli ill of Lowil s lilo Vin to i met half of Lillock Lifty c of on uni Tell Lisle r of win a took in Sui Linn no. Lam Ramo in until by Tom no and to Hil of Lutr of her Sci vary slur of Uil state of Dull of lit tin so Lurlla s of ii 1-Tll. 1s79. Slit ,1. U. Wissow 1 he ally. I of ital no county j Cuy sealed proposals will be received by the up to and including monday july 7th, for fur 5. T. Billings opposite Post office. 9 Coal not to be delivered but hauled by the teams of the fire department to the engine houses whenever required for Pic. Tho Council Reserve the right to reject any Ana All bids. L. Ii. C Ole Mas 3g4.-2w City clerk. Conrad Fox son Owaki state to the of Placino that Thi a Are now prepared to tarnish building Stone and Lime in quart qty Dos Irod delivered to any putt of he or at Tho Quarry near Tho rapids Brill a. A of Public Patr Aasc fury sol touted. Kori Dunco 100 Rodn below Tho i lipids Bridge. Order i by mail will receive prompt vacation. And tag. 3i4. Box su2. Ill Pipii new styles new patterns. U5 main Street have just opened a Large lot of View Wall papier Borders direct from the manufacturers. To not buy till you live seen Thorn. They will give you a bargain we save Juat Opo cd our new of opting Wall and Boides and now to Bow them to our and in brushes Etc., our Stock a now full and Complete and Sci Ayite the attention of wholesale and retail but Eis. Gorton 10 scaled proposals will be received by the City clerk up and including monday july 7th, f to for the City with enc Hundred und sixty five 163 cords of sound body Wood for the poor of said City. The Council Reserve the right to reject tiny and All bids. L. H. City clerk. To plan at the end of the Hall of Thi second Story were entirely to Small for i tic purpose intended. We have there fore on the contractors messes. Bur Dick it ranks to remove the partitions. Already for riles purpose and have i contracted with Triem to erect in of i the upper rooms it the West end two cloak rooms for the pupils and one for i All to rive feet in Width i Anil finished in the same style As cloak i rooms in Tho two lower rooms. We have further contracted with them to put a i window in the Northwest Corner of the North room and one in the Southwest Cor Ner of the South room. The Pri co we have agreed upon to pay Thorn for tie alterations is one Hundred in d ninety i Sevim dollars. As Pur bid and specific a i s Lions. All of which is respectfully sub j i ratted for oui approval. I t. G. Frs ii i g. W. Sni oat 1 locis c. . Building com. In motion of com Bolm Tho report was received and adopted. Tic committee on supplies made the following report to the honorable Board of education committee would respectfully re port that we have ordered from messes Liedstrom co., in accordance with their proposal accepted by the Board the of. Number tons of Coal de live rail to the several school houses for High school building. 40 tons 2nd Ward building-10 tons m Ward building 20 tons till Ward new 15 tons 4th Ward old is tons 4th Ward building i tons Ward building is tons oth Ward build 40 ions. Total 190 tons. Respectfully submitted for your approval. T. , g. W. Surat Louis c. Klein com on supplies. On motion of com Allen the report was received and adopted. The finance committee made the Fol lowing report to the honorable Board of education your committee have had Tho follow ice Bills under and would acc user s account. No report of sales from Rochester and North Cape. The annual meeting of Tho executive committee was held at Hart s Bookstore june 17, l. Bradley esq., presiding. The measures were adopted Viz first that of the now due this auxiliary from the Parent society be applied to constitute Lucas Bradley a life director of tic american Bible us Cieto and that Money now in our Treasury be sent to the treasurer of the Parent society for Hooks unless otherwise ordered hereafter by the committee. That it is desirable that the cheap volumes of the american Bible society should be bought and sold by Branch societies Church Bible committees and other dealers in books at such places As will make the holy scriptures in All needed varieties easily accessible to All the people of the county but that books be to the county society now in keeping of the branches should either be bought by those branches or returned to the City depository. Third that in order to Clear tee City depository of unsaleable books the depositary is authorized to sell such books for what they will bring and the Secretary May donate them wholly or in part at Bis discretion. Fourth that c. F. Hart be re appointed depositary with the compensation of the report of or. Hart As treasurer and depositary is herewith appended. The time care and services of the Secretary Are without Pav. Sec. C. F. Hart s account As depositary of Racine county Bible society for the year ending june i accost of ill City Juno 4. .51mj it 4 Honey . A Yorkville up l lion Croc 1 h Tola in City 1 accounted for As follows. Ill City in i Kitoi a Niiya Maii civil i la i in Iii. y Crook Union Grove flt 7 u4 o ii j. U. Killcy. J. Ii. La Lima. F. Fiille supplied with pure Spring water Ioie orders promptly attended to. Ollick it pc son 1m main St. 550 a. I o lit Ollie cily of Itell ilk. Pursuant to tue order of Tho common coun cil of. Mid cite of Racino 3stotice in hereby Given that on the 1st Day of a. Istl a election will be in Tho different Burdno said City follow in tie or it Ward at first word Eugino Hornc on Jain Street. Second second Ward Hal. Third Hook and ladder House. Fourth a sic House. Fifth Bowkor r store on statist. Sixth Ulacia Frimith shop on Washin Litou Avenue. That the polls of said election in Ranh of said will he opened at nine 0 o clock in Tho Forenoon and will to kept open until inns it of that Dav at which time and places there in to be elected one Justice Tho peace to fill vacancy caused by the death honian v. Maguiro for the term Emling Tho third tucs any in april Ssu Oliveti in Dir my hand this 17th.dhy-of.luno, i. J Hueppner mayor. Attend l. Ii. , City clerk total Hoo til in ciry Mill in 1879 from City Silica from from Sak Suroiu Union Glove total stylus City and june Ommey that the same be allowed. Hirum Cook respectfully Suba Cittad. Louis c. Kle Iii w. C. Alice g. W. Sproat finance com. The report was received and adopted 1 and the president Ami clerk were author sized to Issue Crip for Tom same by the Tumi Aii i City Mui co following vote to Hill Klein sprout. The Bills were presented and a Ufer red to the finance committee h. C. Rapps. 3 .10 a but Flint. 1 " Al daily Herald. So con Sproat moved to adjourn till july 1 next at half past Sivu i p. M. Attest l. Ii. Coi Mak clerk. Dom toil from City 8t 10 Donnol from Yorkville to Filoiii Ilion Tofil sold Donna cd Anil Onmi Tirik in cite nil county . Lime i 73, 407 it c. V. Hurt account in Tki Wiir of county Bibb Lar. From Iii City. To Cioli Itjin Inoel. City in nation from 7 Coll lion. Mineral it col. Stanil. Union Mvi Cilk Colon door Colloq Loii Ortli oink 12 Iii Ilion to Kri nil. 1 10 Colin Colon Kii Cino Clinch a m until Iii l. Brolly 5 Joti Willil Aill Tytious ?37 total co ivc a from 16" 7 Amir Tati Ncry a my Dis ii Iii innit -1-1 h is vist the total property of the society with no debts at the june settlement 1st9, is As in Cine Couly Bible society. Legal kot1ces. Coull i acing Coutv in pro tie Mimer of Ihu hint will of John d. . On re Dillni Ami ill nit the petition of Shn Iblis Cira trix of the will Mil mint of mild ileum he promo to a that he Hax fully adn. N Soho ertatcof.i.1 1 and paid nil this Low of raid Doc mud the of i in r u Tritton mid t1 1 for on Hor final account of or hit i oink Rcd " i1 count be by Tom jul Igic or this court on tuesday Tom Jay of july j of the old established jeweler offers special in Watties Fine jewelry Silver Ware Etc. Cry str Lith Bottom Murat Kelley. Franc is r Kelley and John h Lehman having purchased Tulve in Terest of Murray in the late firm of Murray Kelley will with the senior partner of the old firm continue the at the Saffie place under the firm of Nellsy Lehman co. printing at Racine Argus office. Clyol re Olinc. E therefore bed that j bulb kit 0. Hand county Juno c conty court racing a county in pro Tho matter of the of John the. of Mary j. Mur aug ont other to t . Fail the Futato off fold do Contd and Sll of mild and the exp uni of adm tin.0 Al Etc. Be fixed for Cial Nln and allowing her Linn no of in .1. Ordered Tom. Mid account he examined by Ilie judge of to till court on tomcat Iii Bai 07 Jot of a. 187f, ten o clock a. M. Of that Day at Tho of Flo mid of 10, 1879. County judge 509 4w school Board proceedings. Official report. Common co oxen cum Bey Rasic june 20, an adjourned meeting of the Board of education held this Day president hand in the chair there were present commissioners Allen Bolm fish Klein Sproat. The Reading of the minutes of the pre Vious meeting was dispensed with. offered the following Resolution and moved its adoption. Resolved that 0. S. In Oscott be employed by the Board of education the coming your at a salary of adopted. J com. Sproat offered the following res i solution and moved its adoption. Resolved that All bids for furnishing Wood which have Beon presented

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