Stock law Election - 1901

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Stock law Election - 1901 - Where«* ary. 1901, on the t 2th day of Febru-...
Where«* ary. 1901, on the t 2th day of Febru- it a regular term of the commissioners court, of Liberty coun* ty, Texas, on the petition of 2 ;’» free*! holders of the hereinafter described subdivision of Liberty county, Texas, an order was made for an election to be held in the hereinafter described! subdivision of Liberty county, Texas, i on Saturday, the 23d day of March,! , to determine whether hogs, sheep! am| g0als shall be permitted to run ats iarge ¡n ^id subdivision of said county: Now, therefore, I, M. 1 ). Rayburn, county judge of Liberty county, Texas, hereby order an election to be held at Devers, on Saturday, March 23, i*>oi,| to determine whether hogs, sheep and goats shall be permitted to run at large in the following subdivision of Liberty) county, Texas: Beginning at a point on the division or boundary line between Liberty and Jefferson counties due east of the P.F Edwards survey, and running west with the north line of section 16 I & N U! R R company survey, to the S F, corner of said F.dwards survey; thencei west with the south line of said Edwards survey to its S W corner: thence due west to the east boundary line of the W. B. Reed league survey; thence north with the L B line of said Reed survey to the S B line of the 'Thomas Dever survey; thence west with the south boundary line of the said Dever- survey to the east boundary lire of the Benjamin Barrow survey ; thence nortl with the 1 Barrow east boundary line of said narrow survey to the N E corner; thence westwardly and southwestward* ly; following the S W line of the Mali* na Whittington survey to the S E cor* ner of the J. H. Chism survey; thence west with the south line of said Chism survey to its S W corner; thence north with the we t line of said Chism survey to it; N W corner on line of M a linn Whittington survey; thence northwest­ wardly with the west line of said Whittington survey to its N W corner; thence northwestwardly with the N W line of the said Whittington survey to its most northern corner. Thence southeastwardly with the N li line of said Whittington survey to corner on east line at N W < orner ol section II Tand B R R < 'o survey thence bouth with west line of said section, d, and east line of Whittington survey to the south line of the tight of of the Texas tV New Orleans R R Co. right of way; thence eastwardly widi the south line of said R R right oi way to the Jefferson «ounty line; thence southwardly with the boundary line | between Liberty and Jefferson counties to the place of beginning. The polling place of said e j shall be at Devers and none bt : holders ot said sub-division wl qualified voters, under the const | and laws of the state of Texas : be allowed to vote. It is further ordered that R. C tin, be and is hereby appointed rn ger of said election. Witness my hand and oib* at seal this HUh day of February, PJ 01 [StuJ M I). RAYBURN, < ounty I udge, Lib., Co. l ex Attest; ' ' E. B. Pickett, Cik. Co. Co. Liberty, Go. Tex* ilion free• are shall < irif- na*

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  1. The Liberty Vindicator,
  2. 22 Feb 1901, Fri,
  3. Page 3

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