House Journal 1836 (30-318951-P206B.pdf)
Bill - An Act to incorporate the Megunticook Bank was read 1st 2d & 3d time & passed to be engrossed, and the question was decided by yeas & nays as follows yeas 68 nays 54. [See appendix page] Sent up for concurrence.
The Committee on engrossed Bills reported as truly engrossed Bill - An Act to incorporate the Vassalborough Paper Manufacturing Company -" to increase the Capital Stock of the Bank of Cumberland in Portland -" to incorporate the Pembroke and Perry Manufacturing Company -" to incorporate the Oxford Bank - -" in addition to the several acts for the preservation of Salmon, Shad & alewives in the Penobscot River & its tributary Streams - -" to incorporate Sciops Narrows Manufacturing Company - -" in addition to an act to secure to owners their propriety in logs, masts, spars, & other lumber -" to incorporate the Kennebec & Portland Rail road Company - -" additional act for the punishment of felonious assaults & attempts to poison - -" to provide for the repair of Highways in certain unincorporated Townships - -" to establish the Bangor Female Orphan Asylum - -" to increase the Capital Stock of the Skowhegan Bank - -" to incorporate the Thomaston Meadow Lime Rock Company -
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