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Tkt dppreprieli'eni re PVr Cempaniei.. At the but atated meeting of the Boa'd of Commissioners of tpiing Uariien, the Commute to whom wa referred the subject of makitnr apprpprutiona to tl Puirmount Knruie, Rpnng Uvdsn Kngine and Oood - Will Hose Company, reporad favorably to giving aa appropriation of fl."0 to each. The reference mi made in consequence of these Companies having aometime since been declared out of service by the Court, after hearing c mplaint for breachee of the public peace. The report and ree ilntion to m'k th a'Ki appropnatwa waa adopted by the Mlovicg vot: Yeas Mtatra Berhtel, Bitting, Ca'owetf, Cornmsn, Filler. Hall. Jscks. n, Kern, Kite, Mct'atter, Miller, Nines eel, Seckfl, Siaok - hmiae, Wilson, Dmahue 16. Nav - MMra. Br en nw, Bullock Jenka, P. tier, Woelpper A. The appropriations to &re companies in th dia'net are mac in two Ira'nlmaate of SIM each, bet at no tied period. Th appropriation thia year were made in June and July. All the Companion in the dia net received KOt. the full amount, except the above compaaiaa, who bar daring Iks year been put out of service. In view of this fact one half of th annual appropriation wa withhold, the B rd being unwilling to ray money for aemee wbith woe tot performed. It waa alleged that th time of remaining cut f aervir bad expired, or had aeaily expired 'hat the Fairmont Kngine Com - Cany waa erecting a handiome honae, which would r an ornament lo the district that the Spring Gar den Engtn Company were getting their apparatus rrnwtd, and Ih Good - Will Hose Oompwy were dting efficient and active service in the western part of Spring Garden.