A New County, Part 2

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A New County, Part 2 - paratively empty prisons, and little law...
paratively empty prisons, and little law business. Very naturally tie citizens do not oare to bo encumbered with taxes whioh do not bont fit thomBolves. Tho population of tha proposed county lg about 2000. Tho e'en Cove Gazette expresses tho gonoral Bontiment of the interested towns as follows: "With none but tho kindest feelings toward our western hoighbors, with not a siuglo reproach to utter or reflcotion to cast, thoy must boo as wo do, that wo havo reached tho point whero our highoit interests local lninrovomcuta, local prosperity, court conveniences, oconomy in timo bb jurymen, etc, and saving of pi rsonal oxpense, and self protection urgo separation and tho erection of tho now county; yea, that wo bavo reached tho point where our echools aud oburohoa indirectly fuel tho conscquoncos of unequal, and bur - thensnmo taxation ; that every interest that men hold near and doar promptB tho step and hastens its consummation." -

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  1. The Brooklyn Daily Eagle,
  2. 02 Feb 1869, Tue,
  3. Page 2

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