Miller County Court Record Book E

Pg 20

Jan 1890 

Pg 40

Jan 1890

In Motion of County for keeping poor house.

Bids J. P. Peters and Thomas Hodge. For 1890

Rejected and be given on the specified day of April 4, 1890 

Pg 41

Jan 20, 1890

In the matter of contract for medical attention to the paupers confining in the poor house of county.

Bids

J. O. Magee & S. A. Simmons

Awarded to J. O. Magee for 1.00 per visit, for the year 1890 

Pg 66

April 8, 1890

In the matter of Caring for keeping of the paupers at the poor Farm

Awarded to J. R. Pitts for the year 1890 

Pg 67

April 8, 1890 

Pg 198

Jan 1891

In the matter of Contract Poor farm Medical attention

Awarded S. A. Simmons 1.50 per visit for the year 1891 

Pg 348

Jan 5, 1892

In the matter of contract poor farm

Awarded to Hines Eubanks 80.00 for sufficiency of good and wholesome foods and clothing for the year of 1892 

Pg 349

1/5/1892

In the matter of Medical attention Poor Farm

Awarded to Dr. S. A. Simmons for the year 1892 for the price and sum of 1.50 for both medicine and prescription. 

Pg 358

Jan 1872???

In the matter of Pauper Burying ground 

It appearing to the court that the county is without a convient place for the burial of its paupers that owing to the distance and extra expense pertaining thereto the county poor farm is not a suitable place for the burial of indigent persons, and it further appearing to the court that the county has on demand a pauper burying ground fund at 75.00 and that the same should be enlisted in real state  ____   to the city of Texarkana suitable for a burying ground substantly enclosed and that commissioner should be appointed to select and negotiate for the purchase of thereof. 

Court ordered J. M. Scott, J. V. Garrison, and C. M. Reeves appointed commissioners and to select and negotiate for the purpose of purchasing a suitable lot of ground for a pauper burying ground and report their proceedings in full at the next term of this court. 

Pg 453

Nov 1, 1892

In the matter of Poor house contract

Opening the advertisement for the keeping of the paupers at the poor farm for 1893

12/28/1892 contract will be awarded for the year of 1893 

Pg 466

12/28/1892

In the matter of the contract Poor farm

Awarded to Thomas Hodge for the year of 1893 

Pg 470

12/28/1892

In the matter of continuing the awarding of medical attention at the poor farm.

Ordered that it be continued till the 1st day of Jan. 1893 

Pg 495

1/16/1892

In the matter of attention Poor House

Awarded to Dr. W. C. Spearman for 1.45 per visit for the year 1893