Clipped From The Record-Union
into it. THE FIBST WAI_. No sooner had the board got straightened out for busiuess thau Dennis Maroney presented a petition signed by most of the residents about the Cosumnes Kiver, southeast of Elk Crove, for a bridge ur trestle about a hundred feet loug on the crossroad leading from A. C. 1* reemau's place on the Grant line road to Maroney's piace across the Cosumnes 1 liver. it was said in support of the petition that the place was a dangerous one; that there had been many narrow escapes from drowning there in the winter, and tiiat it was not uncommon to see men who nad tried to navigate that bit of road clingiug to wire fences to save themselves. Chairman Morrison remarked "Well, we don't want anything oi that kind going on." Supervisor Jenkins then moved that the County Surveyor at once prepare plans and specifications for a bridge, and tiiat bids no called for without delay. The motion was carried.