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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Donaldsonville chief. — 6 October 1877

THE DONALDSONVILLE CHIEF. A WIDE-AWAKE NEWSPAPER, DEVOTED TO HOME INTERESTS.-TERMS, TWO DOLLARS A YEAR. VOLUME VII. DONALDSONVILLE, LA., SATURDAY, OCTOBER 6, 1877. NUMBER 4. )ouaIisonbilc u lIid. Amicus Iumani Generis. A Wide-Awake Home Newspaper, Published Every Saturday, at Donaldsonville, Ascension Parish, La., -Ba IINDEN E. BENTLEY, EDITOR AND PROPRIETOR. TQHRMS OF SUBSCRIPTION: (no, copy, one year, ........... .$2 00 One copy, six months,............... 1 25 Six copies, one year.................. 0 00 Twelve copies, one year, .............18 00 1'ayable invariably in advance. AD VERTISIING RATES: (One inch of space constitutes a "square."] sq AItE. . ,i iuo. (2 nos. 3 mos.ltlnos. lyear 1 sutare..-$ 3 0 $5 00 $6 50 $1100 $1500 2 squares. 5 00, 8 00 9 50 1500 20000 3 sq1ares. 7 00 It 00 12 50 19 00 25 00 4 sruiares. 8 50 14 00 15 00 23 00 30 00 5 s laarcs. 10 00& 16 00 17 00 27 00 35 00 6 squares. 11 50 18 00 19 00 30 00 40 00 7 s4.1ares. 13 50! 20 00 21 00 33 00 44 00 8 squa...

Publication Title: Donaldsonville Chief, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Donaldsonville chief. — 6 October 1877

S nalIsonbhiltle ( iecf. Published Every Saturday. LINDEN E. BENTLEY, EDITOR AND PROPRI ETOR. ST PostmiNstltrs are authlrizld and re quested to act as a;lgats folr the CIInI-F. VL Job irinting in the highest stylh of the art ait ew Orlearlts pricis! ieav, your orders at the CºtIeFr ofilfe. E1 The (Cilr. is rec.c'ived by all subscri- i j hers Plor .Aol FiREE. Saturday, October 6, 1877. For the haldsome greeting extend- I ed the CIIIEF on the occasionl of its I sixth birthday, our gifted brother-of the Tri.-Jem. hasour warl. est tlanks. I Pigs never weep, but one may 'ofteCl:sec hogsheads in tiers.-Mobil, Riegister. Lard a mrassy ! how can 3 on say I that porkers never weep, when their true inwardness is so often displayed in tears'es? Hon. J. E. Leonard, Congressman elect fionm the Fifth Louisinua Dis trict has returned from an European tour, and is now in Washington awaiting the extra session of Con- t gress. An accurate idea of the extent of I the yellow fever epidemic at Fernan- 8...

Publication Title: Donaldsonville Chief, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Donaldsonville chief. — 6 October 1877

ominIb nnbiitc (flicf. K Office in Crescent Place. t 3ubscription Price, Two Dollars a Year. DONALDSONVILLE, LA., - Saturday, October 6, 1877. c t LOCAL JOTTINGS. a Coffius of every description at the i Schonberg stables. New elegant and f cheap. Judge Morris Marks and family re turned from Indiana last week, all in r good health. p The Parish Judge this week signed a decree emalncipating the minor J. Emile LeBlanc. Fresh onion seeds for $1 75 a bot- o tle are on sale at Mr. S. A. Branud's li store, opposite Donaldsonville. 4 Lemaun's new building has reached 11 an altitude greater uhau that of any n other if town, and the workmen are C constructing the roof. The brief annonucelen nt in another v column of the death of E. Jones Mc- i Call, Esq., formerly of this parish, t, will be read with regret by all who p knew that courtly and unfortunate I gentleman. a The Teachers' Sunday School Il stitute,flcormposed.;of ..the teachers, ministers and workers in the colored Sunday schools of ...

Publication Title: Donaldsonville Chief, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Donaldsonville chief. — 6 October 1877

ollwi[bsonbile (Cbicf. 4 Two Dollars a Year. f History of the i HOUMAS LAND CLAIM. I BY i ROBT. iH. BI{ I)ORIl). [ Reproduced from Drarrp., dc l'Asrension. We have been furnished by Mr. s Felix Revnaud, formerly proprietor of the rapeau de l'Ascen .ion, witih a complete history of the Iloumas LandI Claim, written by Mr. Robert II. Bradford in November, 1868, and originally published in the 1)rap]cau r of that year; and considering the \ importance of that subject to a rarge class of our readers-particularly those residing in the seventh and c eighth wards of this parish, where a large proportion of the lands are in- , cluded in the Houmas grant-we have t leciided to reproduce the article in r the columns of the CIIEF. Owing to t the great length at which the subject I is treated, making its publication in ( one, or even two, issues of our paper impossible, we shall divide the history into chapters and give one each week c until the end of the exhaustive article B is reached. The fac...

Publication Title: Donaldsonville Chief, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Donaldsonville chief. — 13 October 1877

THE DONALDSONVILLE CHIEF. A WIDE-AWAKE NEWSPAPER, DEVOTED TO HOME INTERESTS.-TERMS, TWO DOLLARS A YEAR. VOLTU.ME VII. I)ONALDSONVILLE, LA., SATURDAY, OCTOBER 13, 1877. NUMBER Bu ri. |.,|illc5 II I|CPfW ]l Anhihs 1luniani Generis. A Wide-Awake Hlome Newspaper, i'uhlii.di1 Every aturiday, at Donaldsonvilie, Ascension Parish, La., .--B--- - ---- v LINi'DET. E. BET'. TIEY," EuIT i AND PRboIhmETou. T'WIlLa[ OF SUIBSCRIPI'JON: lae "opy, one year. ...................2 00 (tii. 'o.y. siX moIlths,................ 1 2.5 Six c.pins, one year,................... 10 00 T'v c'e copies, one year,........ ....l.1 00 Payable invariably in advance. A D FERTI'hI'1(; IJA fTES: I(n ilnch I"f ,]aci(M constitlts a "asquare."J] s" I iiI.. .ni.s. 3ns. imos ii. Iyear Isqutr .. 8 3 0 1 '"3 h .0 r I 6 50 11I $1500 2 sq 0t 8 0li' 9 50t 15 i0 21 00 ,3 yn ,. i, l I1 0 19 0 ~25 00 4 qa'rs. 8 38 Ii 00l 51 001 23 0i 301 00 n q ..... 10 (UH 1 Oli 17 (0i O2 0vl 35 00 i s tres. 11 il 1,8 0 1(9 0 :110 00i 41 00 7 TI ars...

Publication Title: Donaldsonville Chief, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Donaldsonville chief. — 13 October 1877

anal bsonbillr f icf. Published Every Saturday. LINDEN E. BENTLEY, EDITOR AND PROPRIETOR. E Postmasters are authorized and re quested to act as agents for the CHIEF. [V Job printing in the highest style of the art at New Orleans prices! Leave your orders at the CirI.r office. ®" The CHIEF is received by all subscri bers POSTAGE FREE. Saturday, October 13, 1877. Five,persons accused of murder are to be.tried before New Orleans courts this .month. -Secretary Schurz estimates that the -government will make $10,000 by the tCalcasieu log transaction, after pay ring ~il,expenses. The Natchitoches Tiadicator and .Amite City IulpeLndent recently com -menced their fourth volumes. Both are good journals, and have our con gratulations. The colored Odd Fellows of the United States had a grand reunion in New'Orleans last week. An impos ing parade and stylish ball were .among the adjuncts of the occasion. Anew and newsy paper, the Sun ,day Herald, has been started in SQeeveport, with Mr. B. C. Wh...

Publication Title: Donaldsonville Chief, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Donaldsonville chief. — 13 October 1877

jalalbsin bitkl EIlitf. Office in Crescent Place. Subscription Price, Two Dollars a Year. DONALDSONVILLE, LA., Saturday, October 13, 1877. LOCAL JOTTINGS. Read our new advertisements, both French and English. Mr. J. M. Doyle was in town again, yesterday, and favored us with a call. Note the change in the advertise ment of Dr. Sophar's Donaldsonville College. The threatening weather of Sun day afternoon caused a postponement of the Cannoneers' monthly drill. The renovation of the ferry boat Little Minnie is almost complete, and she will be launched in a few days. The School Board again failed of a a quorum, last Saturday, and their meeting was posponed until to-day. No game of base ball was played last Sunday, owing to bad weather, and there is no match arranged for to-morrow. The Independent Brass Band will visit St. James parish to-morrow to furnish music for achurch fair at Pape Vert settlement. Monday at noon the Jury Comnmis sioners for this parish will assemble at the Court-Hou...

Publication Title: Donaldsonville Chief, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Donaldsonville chief. — 13 October 1877

Tw'v DoIltare a Year. History of the IIOUMAS LAND CLAIM. 14Y iOIe T. 11. 01 ..iIWoil4. il( ep ,:,.1u 'd from Drop,'rt, de r t, n.] CHAPTER II. O)n the 21st of June, 1777, Governor Galvez, retciting the potsessiou given by AndV to Conway " of all telt va can tland, behind or in the rear of the foury-iiIst iarlens, [tie l)do la licrra Oracante y dieh0ats o0 esl,hatla de los qur1a.1tt pittecrox.] issued tlhe usnalta patent, in which ihe gran;ts to the said " ManticC Conway the said land ehidtl or ill the lear of the forty ar pens which are contained in his plan tation, si'uated in the district of La Fourche, by ninety-six in the front on the liver, following the samre di rectious as those" : (al ,r'ferido Don Ilariuricio C(oni(ty let citihda tierra det'as o atl Cabo de los quatranht ar pattes que cutt(ince si ha1bitacioun e cl Distrito de La Fourcce .sobre InoInta If se dt'e fre.nte ri), sgculendo la mista ditrccion ,/1e crre aqteicllo..] ( Tootb1bs A'epl,or, 3. Semite cDectument 45, p...

Publication Title: Donaldsonville Chief, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Donaldsonville chief. — 20 October 1877

THE DONALDSONYILLE CHIEF. A WIDE-AWAKE NEWSPAPER, DEVOTED TO HOME INTERESTS.-TERMS, TWO DOLLARS A YEAR. VOLUME VII. DOINALDSONVILLE, LA., SATURDAY, OCTOBER 20, 1877. NUMBER 6. nul mm m l m -.ml Amicus IIumnani Generis. A Wide-Awake Home Newspaper, Published Every Saturday, at Donaldsonville, Ascension Parish, La., -BY LI1DEN E. BEINTLEY, EDITOR AND PROPRIETOR. TERMS OF S UBS'CIIPTION: One copy, one year,..................$2 00 One copy, six monthls,............. 1 25 Six copies, one year.................. 00 Twelve copies, one year,.............. 18 00 Payable invariably in advance. AD VERTISLYG RATES: [One inch of space constitutes a " square."] SQUARES. I 0mo.1 inos. 3uos. Cnols. lyear 1 square.. $300 $500 $650 $1100 $1500 2 squares. 5 00 8 00 9 50 15 00 20 00 3 squares. 7 00 11 00 12 50 1 00 25 00 4 squares. 8 530 14 00 15 00 23 00 3600 5 squares. 10 00 16 00 17 00 27 00 35 00 6 squares. 11 50 18 00 19 00 30 00 40 00 7 squares. 13 50 20 00 21 00 33 00 44 00 8 squares. 15 00 22 00...

Publication Title: Donaldsonville Chief, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Donaldsonville chief. — 20 October 1877

ponaltsonbdItc ictL Published Every Saturday. LINDEN E. BENTLEY, EIDITOI: ANI) PROPRIETOR. r--1 Postmasters are authorized and re quested to act as agents for the CHIEF. t[ .Job printing in the highest style of the art at New Orleans prices! Leave your orders at the CIIIEF office. rp The CHtEF t received by all suliscri hers POSTAGE FICEE. Saturday, October 20, 1877. The lit tie steamer Comfort exploded her boiler five miles below Wheeling, killing seven persons and wounding fifteen. The champion steamboat R. E. Lee carried to New Orleans last Mon day 41(K) bales of cotton, by far the largest cargo of the season up to this time. * Germany has sent a vigorous pro test to the Porte against the horrible baribarities practice d by the Turkish troops, and demands that the war be hereafter conducted upon civilized principles. On the first Tuesday iii November elections will be held in the States of 1'linois, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Mississippi, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, ...

Publication Title: Donaldsonville Chief, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Donaldsonville chief. — 20 October 1877

Office in Crescent Place. 3ubscription frice, Two Dollars a Year. DONALDSONVILLE, LA., Saturday, October 20, 1877. LOCAL JOTTINGS. Luna luminates once "more and her fair face is not nightly obscured by durned dark dismal damp clouds. An army of Western tramps and vagrantp is marching South. The vanguard has reached Donaldson ville. The wharf building and the small dwelling just built near it have been greatly improved by the application of a coat of red paint. Parish Judge Maher yesterday signed a decree emancipating Miss Wilhelmina Baker from the disabili ties attaching to minority. Official advertisement is made in to-day's CIIIEF of the application of Mr. Adolph Wiese to be appointed administrator of the Succession of his deceased wife, Louisa Schwartz. Postmaster Wilkinson is said to. have completed his new bond, having as sureties some of the largest land holders in the parish, anid has for warded the instrument to Washingtcn for acceptance. On the first Saturday of November th...

Publication Title: Donaldsonville Chief, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Donaldsonville chief. — 20 October 1877

Two Dollars a Year. History of the HOUMIAS LAND CLAIM. BY fOBT. II. BRA UFORI). [Reproduced front Drap'eau de rA sceision.] CIIAPTER III. The decision of claims exceeding a league square was reserved for Con gress alone. Thai decision is found in the act of the 12th of April, 1d14, " for the final adjustment of land titles in the State of Louisiana and Territory of Missouri." (III. U. S. Statutes at Large, 122.) The first section of the statute enacts, that every person claiming lands in the State of Louisiaua under " any incomplete French or Spanish grant or concession, or any war rant or order of survey," granted be fore the 20th of Dec. 1803, and whose claims have been filed " according to lair, and ate embraced in the report of the Commissioners, or Itegister, or Recorder, for the District within which the lands claimed do lie, in every case where it shall appear, by the said reports of the Commissioners, Register or Recorder, that the con cession, warrant, or order of survey un...

Publication Title: Donaldsonville Chief, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Donaldsonville chief. — 27 October 1877

THE DONALDSONVILLE CHIEF. A WIDE-AWAKE NEWSPAPER, DEVOTED TO HOME INTERESTS.-TERMS, TWO DOLLARS A YEAR. VOLUME VII. -DO1NALDSONVILLE, LA., SATURDAY, OCTOBER 27, 1877. NUMBER 7. gmuabs~onbille Q13itf. Amiens Ilumani Generis. A Wide-Awake Home Newspaper, Published Every Saturday, at Donaldsonville, Ascension Parish, La., -liv LINDE1 E. BENTLEW, EDIToR AND PROPRIETOR. TERMS OF SUBSCRIPTION: (ne. copy, one year,........... ......$2 00 () uc copy. six months.......... ..... 1 25 Six copies, one year,... ..10 00 Twelve copies, one year............18 00 Payable invariably in advance. AD PER TISING RATES: fOne inch of space constitutes a "square."] SQUARES. I mo. 2inos. 3mos.fInos. tyear 1 square.. $ 3 00 $ 5 00 $ 6 50 $11 00 $1500 2 squires. 5 00 8 00 9 50 15 00 2000 3 squares. 7 (10 11 00 12 50 19 00 25 00 4 squares. 8 .i0 11 00 15 00 23 00 30 00 5 squares. 10 00 16 00 17 00 27 00 35 00 ( squares. 11 50 18 00 19 00 30 00 40 00 7 squares. 13 50 20 00 21 00 33 00 44 00 8 squares. 15 00 22 0...

Publication Title: Donaldsonville Chief, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Donaldsonville chief. — 27 October 1877

PublishcI Every Saturday. LINDEN E. BENTLEY, EDITOR AND PRoPRIETOR. " Postmasters are authorized and re quested to act as agents for the CHIEF. f Job printing in the highest style of the art at New Orleans prices! Leave your orders at the CHIEF office. tV' The CHIEF is received by all subscri bers POSTAGE FREE. Saturday, October 27, 1877. Gen. John M. Harlan of Kentucky has been appointed to the vacancy on the United States Supremo Bench, and our Louisiana aspirant is on the Hlnut for something else. Ex-Governor Hendricks has re turned from Europe and was serena ded at the Fifth Avenue Hotel, New York. He made a brief address to the large crowd which gathered, giv ing a graphic :account of his conti nental trip. In Kansas the Democrats will hold no State convention, leaving the se lection of candidates to the central executive committee. This body has nominated W. R. Wagstaff for Chief Justice, and Thos. W. Watkinson for Lieutenant Governor. Richland parish has been paying eight per...

Publication Title: Donaldsonville Chief, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Donaldsonville chief. — 27 October 1877

,oniazbi onbiIle (A1ief. Office in Crescent Place. Subscription Price, Two Dollars a Year. DONALDSONVILLE, LA., Saturday, October 27, 1877. LOCAL JOTTINGS. Mr. E. Pedesclaux is filling the po sition of deputy Tax Collector. The Independent Band serenaded Archbishop Perche last evening. Two sales are to be made by the Sheriff next Saturday. See adver tisements. Constable James McCray will sell at the Court-House, at noon to-day, a top-buggy seized in the suit of Jo seph Ferrier vs. Benjamin Adams. We regret to announce the death of the youngest daughter of Mr. J. J. Claverie, which sad event occurred at Mr. Claverle's residence yesterday af ternoon. Our sympathies are exten ded to the bereaved family. Mr. Emile Collin has purchased of Henry Richard lot No. 38 on Attak apas street, with its small improve ment, for the sum of $350 cash. This lot is situated near Mr. Collin's prop erty at the corner of Lessard and At takapas streets. We were pleased to receive a call from our jovial fri...

Publication Title: Donaldsonville Chief, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Donaldsonville chief. — 27 October 1877

lon: bsolbile(c ild. v o Dolaris a Year. History of the IIOUI4A8 LAND CLAIM. BY IotT. IL. 1:A P1 oI 1,. j Reproduced fICoI( Drupfau fde 1'11 (I Ascnsi.] CHAPTER IV. Unless the back concession of the .loiuiisns tract is a perfect title under the law of nations, or uedee the treaty of Paris of :30th April, l103, or is a continued title under an act of Con gress, it is void ab iuitio, aud belongs to the United States under the treaty, or to the tloines or veudees of the United States. It is now clear that no confirmation of the douible concession of the lHou mnas claim exists. Therefore, the double concession, being anl inchoate title, vested in the United States by the treats- of the 30th of Aptil, 1803, (Flukecr is. D)ouyhty, 1A_ uaioil, 73. Also, II HIeiuen's 1Digest, 1262, e. I.) Itie ifoumas claimants are unpro tected by the third article of the treaty. That article is as follows: L:ýs habitans des Territ ir&s ce1 scront inc rlaorts tans lUuuni. n des Etats Unis, 1 t admis, au...

Publication Title: Donaldsonville Chief, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Donaldsonville chief. — 3 November 1877

THE DONALDSONVILLE CHIEI. AXE TEY Q! ¶ O HOME INTERESTS.-TERMS, TWO DOLLARS A YEAR. VOLUME VI. DONALDSONVILLES LA., SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 3, 1877. NUMBER 8. aninaIsoquille ,licf. Anieus lHumani Generis. A Wide-Awake Home Newspaper, Pablished Every Saturday, at Donaldsonville, Ascension Parish, La., LINDEN E. BETTLEY, EDITOR AND PROPRIETOR. TERM.S OF SUBSCRIPTION: One copy, one year .................$2 00 One copy, six mouths................. 25 Six copies. one year....... ..........10 00 Twelve copies, one year,............18 00 Payable invariably in advance. AD VER1'ISING RATES: One inch of space constitutes a "square."J SQLu es. I mo. 2mos. 3mos. 6mos. Iyear I siw re.. $ 3 00 $5 00 $6 50 $1100 $1500 2 sqvares. 5 00 8 00 9 50 15 00 20 00 3 suanres. 7 0) 11 00 12 50 19 00 25 00 4 squares. 8 30 14 00 15 00 23 00 30 00 5 squares. 10 00 16 00 17 00 27 00 35 00 6 squares. 11 50 18 00 19 00 30 00 40 00 7 stuares. 13 50 20 00 21 00 33 00 44 00 8 sqaairet. 1a 001 22 00 24 0I 36 00 48 00 A col...

Publication Title: Donaldsonville Chief, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Donaldsonville chief. — 3 November 1877

93onaldsonbile QThidf. Puhlishedl Every Saturday. LINDEN E. BENTLEY, EDITOR AND PROPRIETOR. [C Postmasters are authorized and re quested to act as agents for the CHIEF. lf Job printing in the highest style ol the art at New Orlesans prices' Leave youl orders at the CHIeF ofjice. y The CHIEF is received by all subseri bers PoeTos T-aREE. Saturday, November 3, 1877. Archbishop Perche visited Iberville parish and administered the sacra ment of confirmation to a large num ber of persons. GeL. Hugh J. Campbell, recently a leading Republican politician in this State, has been appointed United &tates District Attorney for Dakota. A German woman named Schenck, living in Carroll parish, gave birth to triplets-two boys and a girl-but they died a few hours after being born. Colonel Sellers' new play is called "'The Golden Calf." He does not re-veal what boifer-ta be will make to give it suck-ces. PAilwdelphlia Bulletin. If ordinary methods fail, udder means will be employed. Ba-a-a ! Col. ...

Publication Title: Donaldsonville Chief, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Donaldsonville chief. — 3 November 1877

ýlanalbsgnbitlc (!hief. Office in Crescent Place. Subscription Price, Two Dollars a Year. OFFICIAL DIRECTORW Fourth Judicial District. [Comp rising the parishes of Ascension, St. James, St. John the Baptist and St. Charles.) District Judge..........Morris Marks, District Attorney ......... 3B. Earhart. Regular terms of Court in Ascension open on the third Mondays of June and Decem ber. Seventh Senatorial District. [Comprising the parishes of Ascension and St. James.] State Senator ...........Pierre Landry. Pariah of Ascension. Representative........... Frederick Fobb, .. .............Giloster H. Hill, Parish Judge,............Henry O. Maher, Parish Attorney..........Frederick Duffel, Clerk of the Court,....... E. Bentley, Recorder.................W. Wi. Butord, Secretary and Treasurer,.. F. Vicknair. Assessor ................. Flix Biraud, Tax Collector............R. P. Landry. Sheriff .......... ...Peter A. Jones, Coroner ...............J. J. Sullivan, Jr., Jail Physician.............

Publication Title: Donaldsonville Chief, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Donaldsonville chief. — 3 November 1877

71onaibsonbill~e Ctbidf. Two Djllars a iear. History of the HIOUMAS LAND CLAIM BY itOOT. II. iEf lDFXT IPI. t feprI ucýIt I ruin I)Drai1eu de (1' .cenusion. CHAPTER V. In Le,. iie't is. Downing. 16 A. 301, decided in May, iSil , the last rase- invoving the Ilounnas claim, the defendant's title originated in the law for precuiptioi floats of the 29th of May, 1t33, (4 U. S. iSta. at L., 420, as revived lv tlie act of the 19th 01 June, 134. (lb., ti78.) Untler thest acts, Marie Douglas and Alexis Bras. set proved it preemption settlement on lot I, section 20, T. 8. S., R. 1. ED Souith IEtsteitt Listtict, La., Last 01 the rive . This lot contains 148.0E acres and lies on the southern bank of bayou o at4nchac or Liver, Iberville. bout four miles from the Mississippi river, in Ascension parish, and the clairned I liits of the lHoinmas grant. Each of these preemuptors being enti tlei1 to 10 actes of land, and laving made satisfactory proof of settlement before the register and receiver of ...

Publication Title: Donaldsonville Chief, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
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