Shackelford gin and pond

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Shackelford gin and pond - CitydDads Hold Interesting -•- = - ;...
CitydDads Hold Interesting -•- = - ; :-;'."".-^5"^''M : eeJtin]gi-;'- The. '.'city dads"-held an. interesting interesting session ""last Mouday night and disposed of the following business: business: .. As the chair of, J. IT, Blakely was vacant *o.n account of his liwv. irigawayjL. CI, Moore was norai^- nated and elected to' till out the un­ expired. term. - Mr. Moore then 1 took the oath of office and iniine- dia^ly tookJlis seat in the council. On petition of W, M. Hlackard, 16' the ho!ird orilert;d that the alley it, Block Two be opened; The'prop- ; « rl Y owners of. this block, who are affect.ed by the order," have already been notified to rtioveJtheir tenets it j witb j n lbe nexl tcn days, ••/••• as our indifferent are this -. the and audience Ball. ot of of glittering and hundreds Tlje mill pond, at the Walton, Shackelford & Goodman gin, was under) discussion. Property owners owners -ui this vicinity want the pond drained, stating as their reasons that it is a typhoid germ breeder and, that iiinjur? the value of their properly .to a considerable extent. The owners of the pond agreed to disinfect it and keep it free from ^tagnatipn^prbvided the council allowed allowed it to retnain. The matter was •laid On the table and will be discussed at the next meeting. -Another- - inatter -'~oi- - ; ;iijj^o *taDGe under discussion at this time was the electric light propositions There are three propositions Vbat w ll 1 be^presented to t h e ^bo a I 'd at a special meeting to be held Monday night, March 20; at which time sealed propositions to>'furnish lights for the town, will be opened and read. W. O. Bruto|i, T.' B. Swear ingen.'and the Oklahonia Gin Co., are the three parties wanting to furnish the lights. By motion .ot Councilman Ji F Rogers, seconded by: L. C. Moore, the'council was asked to vote on repairing the iown well by putting, in a concrete foundation around the well and installing a double cyliuder force pump. -The motion carried and the work ordered done. • *

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  1. The Muldrow Press,
  2. 10 Mar 1911, Fri,
  3. Page 10

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