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 - McCown in eight years had a total of 129...
McCown in eight years had a total of 129 inquests this year and 29 in quiries. His salary, was $1,200 o year (leas ?10 deducted from his No vember pay for .an inquest that was held in the absence of the coroner from the county.) ,. Under the fee .system, of $16 an inquest the cost to the county would have been ?2,52S intead of $1,200, ,a saving to the county of $1,32S under the salary system as compared to th« f«e system. The twenty-nine inquiries for deaths without medical aid cost no jury fees and there was a savings of $174 -to the county. Mir. McCown has earned Williamson County a total of $2,528 and the county has paid him a salary of $1190.' He collected ?174 in coroner's fees for the county. Coroner IMcCown wishes to thanlc his many friands for their help and support during the tlnie he was coroner of Williamson County. He has served the county to the best of his ability and was the only coroner who ever held the office more than one term He is also the only coroner, Who was ever called upon to act, .as. sheriff of .Williamson County.

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  1. The Daily Free Press,
  2. 08 Dec 1924, Mon,
  3. Page 4

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