Arkansas Reports; Cases Determined in the Supreme Court of Arkansas Volume 15-16

Arkansas Reports; Cases Determined in the Supreme Court of Arkansas Volume 15-16

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1889 edition. Excerpt: ... purpose. 'Sec. 20 requires the Auditor to P65 furnish the several Land Agents with forms of entries, locations and certificates of entry, which forms the Agents are required to pursue in the disposal of the lands, and to discriminate the class to which the lands sold by them belonged. Sec. 15 directs that "in addition to the memorandum of sales or entry, of lands to be made upon the maps or plata furnished by the Auditor, the several Land Agents shall each procurea well bound book, in which he shall enter each location or purchase of lands, specifying the tract sold, to whom sold, the date of the sale, the price, and how paid." Sec. 16 makes it the duty of each of the Land Agents to make outa detailed report of the transactions of his otlice at the end of every six months, and transmit the same to the Auditor; and at the like periods to make settlements with the Auditor, and pay over to the Treasurer the amount of money and land scrip which may be found chargeable against him, and file the Treasurer's receipt for the same in the Auditor's ofiice. Sec. 14 provides "that each of the Land Agents herein provided for, shall receive, in full compensation for his salary, the sum of eight hundred dollars, to be paid equally out of the dzferent lands sold, and in proportion to the amount of each class of the lands controlled by them." Sec. 22 makes it the duty of the Auditor to prepare patents for all lands sold by the several Agents, after the same shall have been paid for, which patents, with other evidences of pay--ment, are to be submitted to the Governor for his signature, and when signed by him, are to be recorded in the Auditor's ofiice, &c. Sec. 25 provides for the election, by the more

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