The Louisville Daily Courier 14 March 1859

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14 March 1859 - - - Turnpike Meeting in Henry. . , . -...
- - Turnpike Meeting in Henry. . , . - Ballabdsvillb, March 10, 1859. Editors Louisville Courier : Please publish tha following: " An adjourned meeting of the friends of a Macadamized Macadamized road "from Smithfield to the pike from Louisville to Shelbyville met at Centerheld on the first Saturday in March, when Col. Jno. Fible was called to the chair,' and after able speeches from the Rev. B. P. Howe and Di. J. ' W..Grifflth, the committee appointed at a previous meeting .Vere called upon to report the amount of subscription they had received; whereupon, the Secretary, in behalf of the committee, reported over $16,000 subscribed, "and expressed" ah'opihion'that they would be able to procure,' by proper exertion of the friends of the road, the amount sufficient to completeit. . - On motion, a cenimittee of six,' consisting of P. P. Boulware, W.D. Cassady, J. W. Griffith, Wm. Barnhill, M. Fible and Jno. Fible, were appointed, appointed, whose duty it shall be to forward the progress progress of the work. ", "" "' On motion, the following resolutions wera adopted: Resolved, ,1. That.the present subscribers will pay their proportion of the expense for surveying the route. - - 2.. That the committee appointed at the first meeting be requested to continue their exertions to procure the requisite amouht to build the road, and report progress on tbe first Saturday in April next. 3. That the Secretary forward the proceedings of this meeting to "the Louisville Courier, with a request that the editors publish the same. On motion, the meeting adjourned. JNO. FIBLE, Cu'n. j W. H. Caflisqer, Sec'y. :

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