||due from the town to the said Committee, that the Selectmen
order the Treasurer to pay the same as soon as may be; and if there shall
be no money in the Treasury, he the said Treasurer to borrow a sufficient
sum to pay the same on the credit of the town.
Voted, That Joseph North Esq., Town
Agent, be directed immediately to call upon Asa Emerson for a complete settlement
of all accounts with the town.
||Adjourned without day, Daniel Cony Moderator.
Attest Eph. m. Ballard, Town Clerk.
Hallowell, Decr.18. 1788.
The inhabitants of the town of Hallowell,
qualified to vote for a Representative to the General Court of the Commonwealth
of Massachusetts, being duly notified and warned, assembled at the Meetinghouse
in said town for the purpose of giving in their votes for a Representative
in the Congress of the United States, and the votes being sorted and counted
and declared by the Selectmen in open town meeting were as follows, viz.
For George Thatcher Esquire, seventy
For Daniel Cony Esquire, sixteen.
And the votes given in for two persons as
candidates for an Elector of the President & Vice President of the
United States, being sorted, counted and declared as aforesaid by the
Selectmen were as follows, viz.
For Daniel Cony Esquire, forty eight.
For Josiah Thatcher Esq. twenty one.
For General Lithgow, twenty six.
For Stephen Longfellow, two
For James Carr, one.
Ballard, Town Clerk.
The freeholders and other inhabitants
of the town of Hallowell, qualified to vote in town affairs, are in the
name of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, required to assemble at the
Meeting house in said town, on Thursday, the 30th day of January instant,
at ten o' clock in the forenoon, for the following purposes. viz.
- To choose a Moderator for said meeting.
- To see if the town will accept of the doings of the Auditors