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Senate Journal 1824 (30-318503-P049A.pdf)



[1824 January 21]


Resolve in favour of John Carlton 2d was read a 2d time and passed to be engrossed. Sent down for concurrence.

[Report on Petition]

Mr. McDonald from the Committee on the Petition of the Selectmen of Portland, reported that the Petitioners have leave to withdraw their petition Read and ordered to lie on the table.


Resolve in favour of Jonathan Nelson was read a second time and ordered to lie on the table, committed to Messrs Wellington, Campbell and Witham.

[order for printing Gov. Message]

On motion of Mr. Anderson, ordered that the Secretary procure to be printed for the use of the Legislature, two hundred Copies of the Governor's Special Message of the 20th inst. with accompanying Documents.


Bill additional to the Act establishing a Ministerial & school fund in Green, and


Resolve on the Petition of John Lowell Administrator of John Lowell deceased, were severally read twice and passed to be engrossed. Sent down for concurrence.


Bill to incorporate the town of Maxfield , and Bill to incorporate the town of Brownville, were read once and committed, and tomorrow at 10 oclcok assigned for a 2d Reading.

Bills to incorporate the Beethoven Musical Society in Portland, was read once, committed and

Description: The journal of the Senate documents the proceedings in the chamber, including actions taken on bills, petitions and reports from committees read, and votes taken. The journals are not transcripts and therefore do not include floor speeches that are found in the modern Legislative Records.

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Language: English

Date: 1824

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