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748 JOURNAL OF THE PROCEEDINGS OF THE Feb 17 1886 Office of the Mayor Seattle W T February 17th 1886 A special meeting of the common Council of the City of Seattle is hereby called to be held at the Council Chamber at the hour of Seven o'clock P M in Thursday the 18th day of February 1886 for the transaction of such business as may legally come before it. H L Yesler mayor Feb 18 1886 Be tie remembered that on this 18th day of February 1886 the Common Council of the City of Seattle meets in its Council Chamber pursuant to the the call of the Mayor there being present His Honor the Mayor Henry L Yesler and Councilmen R H Calligan, J Furth, Geo W Hall, W A Harrington, John Keenen, T W Lake, Chas McDonald, J J Post and G W Young when the following proceedings were had, to wit: Ordinances Anordinance is submetted by the City Attorney entitled "An ordinance relating to the Police Force and defining the powers and duties and fixing the compensation of Certain Officers of the Police Department" Which after consideration by the council is adopted by the following vote: in favor of same R H Calligan, J Furth, Geo W Hall, W A Harrington, John Keenen, T W Lake, Chas McDonald, J J Post and G W Young. against none. Police Officers On motion of councilman Furth the following named persons are nominated as police officers of the City of Seattle and elected by a unanimous vote of the Council viz: Police Inspector A E Alden Police Officers, ]W H Wolf, J Paul Lange, Peter Frissell, W M Morse, Neil Henley, C M Anderson, Saint P Short, W M

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749 COMMON COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF SEATTLE Feb 18 1886 Jones, D H Beackmar, A M Gilman, Geo L Hill, J W McGee, Jas W Smart, Bolton Rogers, W M Brackett, M M Holmes, GW Hapgood, E H Hubbard, J R Davis, A McRae, C A Craig, Harry Struves, J W Currier. On motion the purchasing clerk is directed to purchase the necessary stars for the police forse and also extra keys for the City Jail. Ordered that the Council do now adjourn Attest W R Forrest clerk H L Yesler mayor FEb 19 1886 Be itremembered that on this the 19th day of February 1886 the Common Council of the City of Seattle meets in its Council Chamber pursuant to law the following officers are present to wit: His Honor the Mayor Henry L Yesler and councilmen R H Calligan, J Furth, Geo W Hall, W A Harrington, John Keenen, T W Lake, Chas McDonald, J J Post and G W Young The folowing proceedings were had to wit: Petitions etc. Petition fo S F Haskinson et al to open Howard and Elaine Streets as defined in Ordinances 658 & 659. Referred to Street Com Communication from the First National Bank presenting claim for certain Seneca Street improvement warrants read & referred to Finance Committee A communication is read by the Mayor to the Council removing Police Officers Wm Murphy, W H Pinckney, James Burke, and James Welch and asking the advice and consent of the Council thereto. Councilman Furth moves to dismiss WM Murphy from the police force, motion lost by the following vote ayes Calligan, Furth, Harrington and Post. nos Hall, Keenen, Lake, McDonald, and Young

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