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House Journal 1836 (30-318951-P147B.pdf)


Thursday March 10th 1836

Met according to adjournment.

Petition of B.C. Barley & others for a Boom between Lovejoy narrows & arnolds narrows was read & referred to the Committee on Interior Waters. Sent up for concurrence.

Petition of Jonathan F Littlefield for a change of name - was read & referred to the Committee on Change of Names.

Mr Comstock of Lubec has leave of absence from and after Saturday next & Mr Small of Machias port after Tuesday next during the remainder of the session.

Remonstrances of George W Cummings & others - - John B Morgan & others - - Joel Hills & others - all against the petition of Samuel Dudley agent of the Sugar Island Side Boom Corporation, was severally referred to the Committee on Interior Waters in concurrence.

Bill - An Act to change the name of the Maine Granite Company, was read a 3d time & passed to be engrossed in concurrence

Petition of R.H. Gardiner Junr - & others to be incorporated as the muskongus granite Company - was read & referred in concurrence with the Senate to the Committee on Manufactures.

Description: The journal of the House of Representatives 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: 1836

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