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Aug 6 1886
Be it remembered that on this 6th day of August
1886 the Common Council of The City ofSeattle meets
inits CouncilChamber pursuant tolaw. The Fol-
lowing Officers are [resent to wit: His Honor the
Mayor W H Shoudy and Councilmen C W Coulter,
J Furth, J M Frink, Joseph Green, T D Hinckley
T W Lake, R Russell and C F Reitze
The following Proceedings were had to wit:
His Honor the Mayor now submits to the Council
in writing his suggestion concerning future legis-
Councilman Furth states that Mr C F Reitze
failed toqualify as Councilman for the First
Ward within the time required by law and suggests
that Mr Rietze be elected by the Council to fill the
vcancy caused by such failure to qualify.
Councilman Green nominates C F Reitze for Councilman
from the First Ward for the term of one year. No
other nomination being made the Clerk is instructed to
cast the ballot of the Council for Mr C F Reitze which
being done C F Reitze is declared elected a member of
the Council from the First Ward for the period of one
Clcetion of Officers
On motion the Council proceeds to the election of
officers with the following result
For City Clerk W R Forrest
For City Treasurer L A Treen
For Street Commissioner Laurence Cummings
For Health Officer Dr E L Smith
For City Surveyor Albro Gardner
For Custodian of Powder House Ed L Lindsley
For Harbor Master Wm Murphy
For City Jailor James Bogart

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