House Journal 1836 (30-318951-P077A.pdf)
Petition of Levi H Pratt & others to set off certain land from Freeport to North Yarmouth Remonstrance of Madison agst the petition of John H. White & others were severally read & referred to the Committee on Division of Towns. Sent up for concurrence.
Petition of Joseph Walker & others to be incorporated as a Manufacturing Company was read & referred to the Committee on Manufactures. Sent up for concurrence.
Petition of the Overseers of the Poor In Portland for a law to suppress Houses of ill fam was read & referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. Sent up for concurrence.
Petition of Willing Blake for a grant of land was read & referred to the Committee on State Lands. Sent up for concurrence.
The Committee on engrossed Bills reported as duly engrossed Bill - An Act to incorporate the South Paris Manufacturing Company - - An Act to incorporate the town of Greenville - which were severally passed to be enacted. Sent up for concurrence.
And then the House adjourned.
Attest James L Child Clerk
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