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THIS DEED, Made the 19th day of May in the year Nineteen Hundred and Thirty seven (1937), BETWEEN John Cramer, single man, of Drumore Township,Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, party of the first part. hereinafter called Grantor, and John M. Adams and Katharine C. Adams, husband and wife, as tenants by the entireties, of Lancaster, Pennsylvania, parties of the second part, hereinafter called Grantees;

WITNESSETH, That in consideration of Seven Hundred ($700.00) Dollars, in hand paid, the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged, the said grantor does hereby grant and convey to the said grantees, as tenants by the entireties,

ALL THAT CERTAIN tract of land situated in Drumore Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, Beginning at a pointed limestone in a corner of land now or late of John A. Boyd land Samuel. Long; thence by land of said Samuel L. Long South four (4) degrees thirty-four (34) minutes West twelve hundred twenty-one and nineteen one-hundredths (1221.19) feet to the middle of a public road leading from McCalls Ferry to Fairfield; thence along the middle of said road South eighty-nine (89) degrees fifty-seven (57) minutes West twenty-seven and one -tenth (27.1) feet to the middle of an intersection with another public road running from Fish-ing Creek to Marticville; thence along the middle of said last mentioned road North twenty-nine (29) degrees thirty-one (31) minutes West one hundred eighty-one and forty-four one-hun-dredths (181.44) feet to a point; thence along land now or late of Samuel Seiple North thirty-eight (38) degrees forty-three (43) minutes West eight hundred sixty-eight and thirteen one-hundredths (868.13) feet to a pointed limestone in the corner of land of John A. Boyd; thence along same North seventy-four (74) degrees seventeen (17) minutes East five hundred fifty-nine and ninety-three one-hundredths (559.93) feet to the middle of the public road last mentioned; thence along same North eighteen (18) degrees eighteen (18) minutes East two hundred fifty-two and five-tenths (252.5) feet to land now or late of John A. Boyd; thence along same South leighty-six (86) degrees twenty-six (26) minutes East, one hundred thirty-hine and thirty-five one-hundredths (139.35) feet to the place of Beginning, Containing nine and four hundred sixty' nine one-thousandths (9.469) acres, as per survey made by Edward Edgerley, registered engineer in December, 1936.

BEING all of the same premises which B. F. Bard et ux., by their deed dated February 28th, 1906, and recorded in the Recorder's Office in and for Lancaster County in Deed Book D, Volume 18, Page 203, granted and conveyed to the Grantor herein, and also all of the Same premises which all the heirs of William Bair, deceased, by deed dated March 1st, 1937, and intended for immediate record, granted and conveyed to Grantor, the deed to William Bair from Levi Harris et ux., dated April 1856, having been established by proceedings in the Court

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, said grantor has hereunto set his hand and seal the day and year first above written. Signed Sealed and Delivered in the presence of John Cramer (SEAL) F. Ethel Adams H. Frank Eshleman (U.S.I.R. $1.00) (PENNA.STATE STAMPS .35)

COMMONWEALTH OF PENNSYLVANIA COUNTY OF LANCASTER SS: On this 19th day May A. D. 1937, before me the subscriber, a Notary Public in and for said County and State, came the above named John Cramer, single man, and acknowledged the foregoing Deed to be his act and deed, and desired the same to be recorded as such. Witness my hand and notarial seal the day and year aforesaid. My commission expires Dec. 11th, 1937,

F. Ethel Adams, Notary Public ( N. P. SEAL)

I hereby certify, that the precise address of the grantees herein is 168 E. King St., Lancaster, Pa. Charles L. Miller, Attorney for Grantees.

Recorded May 19, 1937

Geo L. Keith Deputy Recorder.

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