The Decatur County Journal
February l4, l889

In the matter of the applications for the stewardship of the poor farm, a ballot was had in which J.D. STRONG and J.R. SMITH voted for M.R. SANGER and D.G. SEARS for JAS. R. CAMPBELL. The award is therefore made to M.R. SANGER for the term of one year, from March l, l889, for the sum of $4l0.

The bond for the steward shall be in the penal sum of $3,000, to be executed and filed with the County Auditor on or before March l, l889, the Board to be filed with said bond.

Copied by Nancee(McMurtrey)Seifert
"With permission from the Leon Journal Reporter"
March l6, 200l