House Journal 1826 (30-318941-P061A.pdf)
roads through the State lands in said town, was read & referred to the committee on State Lands. Sent up for concurrence.
Petition of John Cutter & als for a Bank at North Yarmouth was read & referred to the committee on Banks & Banking. Sent up for concurrence.
Petition of Samuel Foss for a pension, was read & referred to the Committee on applications from sick and wounded soldiers. Sent up for concurrence.
Petition of John Maxwell & als of Cape Elizabeth for authority to open a Canal in said town.
Remonstrance of Ebenezer Webster & als agst the petition of Philip Page & al were severally read & referred to the committee on Turnpikes, Bridges & Canals. Sent up for concurrence.
Petitions of the Selectmen of Industry for a revision of the law respecting Jurors.
-of Josiah Little to be compensated for damage in consequence of not being able to procure surveys of his lands &c[?]
were severally read & referred to the committee on the Judiciary. Sent up for concurrence.
Petition of Selectmen of Albion that a certain part of China may be annexed to said town
-of[?] Benja Jellison & als to incorporate No 14 & part of Mariaville as a town or plantation was read and referred to the committee on the incorporation of towns. Sent up for concurrence.
James L Child
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