Senate Journal 1826 (30-318505-P107A.pdf)
Legislature may meet in May or June instead of January. and petition of the Proprietors of the Falmouth Canal for an additional act relating to said Corporation were severally read and, in concurrence with the House referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
Mr. Dunlap from the Committee on Literature and Literary Institutions, on an order of February 10th instructing that Committee to inquire into the expediency of providing that the Governor of that State shall, ex officio [?], be a member of the Board of Trustees of Bowdoin College, reported "Bill additional to an act to alter the Law Establishing Bowdoin College" which was read a first time and, having been ordered to a second reading, was again read and passed to be engrossed. Sent down for concurrence. Came up concurred.
Mr. Green from the Committee in Incorporation of Towns on the petition of Jeremiah Gordon and others reported an order, that the petitioners cause an attested copy of their petition and this order thereon to be served on the Town Clerks of the Towns fo Hollis and Briddeford respectively sixty days before the first Wednesday of the first session of the next Legislature, that all persons interested may then appear and show cause why the prayer of said petition should not be granted Read and accepted. Sent down for concurrence Came up concurred.
Mr. Green from the same Committee, on the petition of Davis Libbey and others reports an order, that the Petitioners cause an attested copy of their petition and this order thereon to be served on the Town Clerks of the Towns of Brewer and Eddington respecting sixty days before
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