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<br />'.'^){\ 1~ <br />i)~j <br /> <br />Regular Meeting <br />December 16, 1940 <br /> <br />A aska <br />The Common Council of the Town of Seward/met in regular session <br />in the Council Chambers on this date. <br /> <br />I <br /> <br />Meeting was called to order at eight o'clock P. M. by Acting <br />ayor Benson. <br /> <br />Present: Oouncilmen Doshen, Dahl, Hollingsworth, Leirer <br />and Leonard. <br />Absent: None <br /> <br />Minutes of the Regular meeting of December 2nd and of the <br />Speoial Meeting of December 9th were read and approved. <br /> <br />Dr. Williams presented copy of letter he had written to Bank <br />of Seward calling attention to danger of using bottled gas, ker- <br />osene, etc. in stoves without stovepipe connection to the outside <br />of the building in which they are used. He also stated that under <br />authority of City Ordinance No. 85, Section 6, they are directed <br />to immediately cause tobe installed the necessary stove pipe connce <br /> <br />tions. <br /> <br />Council instructed Health Officer to put notice in Gateway <br />calling attention to above Ordinance and danger in the use of such <br />gas or petroleum burning appliances without stove pipe connections. <br /> <br />Clerk read a letter from Mr. Kehoe to the Council stating <br />that Mrs. Lillie James of the AlaSka Shop was not paying proper <br />Territorial taxes on her business and had not done so for years. <br />Council instructed Mr. Benson to write a letter to Mrs.James. <br /> <br />I <br /> <br />Motion was made by Councilman Leonard, seconded by Councilman <br />Doshen that the City ask for bids from all local car agencies <br />on a new truck with a dump bOdy,1-1/2 or 2-ton, with gears to <br />handle pump which is on present tuuck and trade-in value on old <br />truck. Upon roll call all councilmen present voted AYE. <br /> <br />Motion was made by Councilman Hollingsworth, seconded by <br />Councilman Doshen that the City Clerk be allowed $30.00 per month <br />for office help to be paid out of the Light funds. Motion carried. <br /> <br />Motion was Made by Councilman Hollingmvorth, seconded by <br />Councilman Leirer that City Health Officer enforce Section 6, <br />Ordinance 35 concerning stovepipe connections to flamo and kerosene <br />stoves. Upon roll call all councilmen present voted AYE. <br /> <br />No further business appearing upon proper motion being made, <br />seconded and carried, meeting was adjourned. <br /> <br />Mayor <br /> <br />c:-~~ <br /> <br />I <br /> <br />Special Meeting <br />December 18, 1940 <br /> <br />The Common Council of the Town of Seward, Alaska convened in <br />Speoial Session in the Council Chambers on this date. <br /> <br />Meeting was called to order at eight O'clock P. M. by aating <br />Mayor Benson. <br /> <br />Present: Councilmen Doshen, Dahl, HOllingsworth, Leirer <br />Absent: Councilman Leonard who came in the latter part of <br />meeting. <br /> <br />Special Meeting was called for:,the purpose of appointing three! <br />citizens to act as a Registration Board at Seward, January 22, 1941 <br /> <br />No pay to be allowed for service . <br /> <br />