Clerk for Board of Commissioners

Schwartz, W. B. - 1885-04-02

The following are the allowances made by the Board of Commissioners at their regular session of the March term:

W B Schwartz services as clerk….32.00

“The Court Record,” Brazil Register (Brazil, Indiana), 2 April 1885, p. 1, col. 6; digital image, Newspaper Archive (http://newspaperarchive.com : 10 January 2014).

[Editorial note: For the sake of brevity, I did not transcribe the whole list. Payments by the Board included a majority those for the care, transportation and coffins for the county’s paupers.]

1 thought on “Clerk for Board of Commissioners

  1. davidmadison1942

    “…for the care, transportation and coffins for the county’s paupers.” Well, this is an insight into life in Indiana in 1885….long before the invention of the welfare state.

    Reply

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