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Ord 203 8/15/1914 ' 1 � 'ANIS0RIPT • ---------- FIRE STATION BONDS of THE CITY OF WICHITA FALLS , TEXAS. __w--__-------o--q--------- r Wichita Falls, Texas, May 14, 1914. On above date the City Council met in regular session and the following business (among other things) was transacted, to wit: The following officers answered to roll call: A. H. Britain, Mayor; J. F. Reed, Alderman; J. A. Richolt , Alderman; J. W, Bradley Alderman; J. T. Young, Alderman; City Clerk, W. A. McCarty; Attorney, 11, Nutt, and Marshal, J.B. Nail, in attendance. Motion was made by J. F. Reed and seconded by J. '4 Bradley that a bond election to issue $7,500.00 for a F re Station be ordered for June 23rd, 1914, Motion csarrie . llso "t% . l# doom it, ndvivauo to unito iwndo ; oam cow for the purpe � y�$ y ,� p,".w"t y, �q~r...i�y* ,�s�'g»`y�ys�,ley�yryo�+y"yy'b,r +��k�"'4�ae°on p ,y;�'` �rly��a,' }l�l�mg� �6�"�fy��,+�o�.'ty{�Aldo `'�'"ylf orL 0'$.A�.+w 0 tdW �tb;4,l N1 fl-+�Yi ouTakJot '�.�1'Jlif �#o l(l o OY �1��#a 2RM+M'd '4 a FRodM kMi.la Aoff,* taw aica 'bo authorlsod to tomto bonda of mid OltZr 'Irk the mn,, of after (Into, with option of rwi(�aM11 onme tAt mv, time nft ' timni owh Int0rost at tho atim of 0 per oonttm Or mi " i intorrvt $r. on - rvulal�„ro culd to crrj a tax "llfflafent to pay tho internal O:r 0414t IMAP SnO,, OrMt r R vixildyW, w ui 04M 10"t try r m hom gat rxiturlt r for tho Pl�ofl a Of AIM, 1Ibl i-O l `ldin .W mW �,. o ►itit f� f ,,rations ividor the provislorts of the charter of Tho r„i o a`ijoh$,t F-41,l t Taxant �t0 t l on ft o 411,1414 6100t on "llmll bo 11414 al the Gllt.y Pez�l and at tho 1.11101ta CowtV OlWt Rti US0 In 'Min to t*y Of i tohlta au. 6 0 ,yam"o an tl�,o 'o' lor4m, x1amA Partmnp am ' �i�twb;r nt),)olntod r o Of ,kViloyo ¢" s�, � ) 41 l 47M43on 4 mid Be Ito lToa ,,, Qwv erlwo t 'rho Coif ���3'ao borft oball bo T6 * o D ► * Oldlnff Juar vottero, who aro prep rt., tax IX-��Orr, va d .17# '1*11. 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Falls$ TearxASt dOosesae it nav eabl€s to 1enuo bonds of staid City for they purpoces hereinafter mentioned; it is horeby ordered by the :Tioi(srd of Alde'irrMan of said City that can olootion be hold on the 23rd day of JIVIO � *D* 19140 at which +"llcotiOn the following proposition shall be snbmittod t shall tho 'Hoard of Alderman of They City of 7,40hita Palls, Texas be authorized to jus itea bonds of said City in tho sedum of Seven-.12hotmand Vivo 1"ltuldrod f��,��1t3. } Doll ary a, payable 4►0 years after bate, with option of reJeomi.ng> eame tit Wl tIM rafter 14 years' tjm6e t oh bearl,zw, intornat at the rate of 5 per contum Poi' MtMIMs intoroct pa-vti to ss omi--ans°►M 1y, elxsti.a to 10 as ts�a�t 1111,E-rfl si.O toTOy the intc�l�'ea of said bonds e'4lC#e�. ore t,'e, a ain1ci,ng; fund Du:�i'iesient redeem then, cat sYateari:ty for tho purp000 of buildi,np; a public buildinsr i.ra �saiti Cit;,*, o wits A fire *"t�atlon. tamer the provieit�na of the Charter of "Shq City of Wlohita �'sai,ls�," Toxas, adopted on the 4th. day of December fit.D« U13 o ,,',,)'aid oleation shall be hold at the City Yall sang sat they 1qi,ohita Cous:Ity Csaurt 1lsaests`so in Tho City of 7A0hi.ta Fallso TeXR- so, and they following named por one urn hr.�roby sa woinfi�e�d r�vxs��;e of said e1r.)oi,ion: At the City �1a11: J* H* Fi,ttsa, 1?r�' tsid..�aw Judge; J* €�w 14xn1ey, AsoDICts<ant Judge: and Jerome Stone and 10w 11-w Hooker, Clerkso ,At tj�a Court 1;,01166 there sh;nll be 11. Jr Baohme . f;?Rldl Judeo; 0. T# Corplirae. Aosi.ptsant J114fre; and. X. 1�;« HaStidale and No h• ,.,-',aid election shall ba hold 2mder the provisions Of the General ja(,) ation Laym Of dace State or �ea�>�.s�, and Only g1tali Pied, vot;arc who are property taxer payerc ofsaid City,, Shall, be allorfed to vote and, all voters dooiri. ; tb support the proposition to i s"O bonds ch:111 have printed on 'thoi.r balli site the wa rds t "For tho i.s- s uancsea of fisaMls " t and thobe OJMORi.ra1 v1`st,lj. havo printed' on their ballots the words: "A ai.nt-t tho 19 MMr10" Of 'Onde""w The Manner or b.s;ldine' ssaid. elootion Gjiq`.1 be rovoraaed by the lavM Of the ,jt agate of Toxar ra(piInti.ng jronoral elections* eao py of this° c,r�lixsaxtaea, t�i.�nod by the x ;nor ofI��.d City, e1iall_ nerve can a propoar .noti.oa of s,seald elocution, and the i ror is direoted to cealIM0 n0f 100 O MI(I 0100ti.an to be posted lip at they plaeee dosignatod for ho ldi,n esai.(i 0100tissra ett lonst thirtj days prior to the date of Pain olnotibn and to give, at least thirty da,ye notice of a° aici. Fri, otion by pgahjc. iti,on of 08JA not*00 dzs,ly all-,nod by then or, in soma d a ..l.y r1CYMpaper pit),)M shod, in The Catty of 1710hita V alln Te =s. at losant onoea a reek for throe cseanoe01 ti�re weeks noxt precat�aix�a�c s�txcah olootion. ".. }'. -3ritaln, layor of The City of °Fllohlt a Pad la t Tea ap* x , STATE OF TEXAS COUNTY OF WICHITA Before me the undersigned on this day personally appeared J. B. Nail, City Marshal. of The City of Wichita Falls, Texas, who being by me duly sworn says on oath that he posted a true copy of the notice of election order here�o attached at the places designated for holding said election, to wit: The City Hall of The 01ty of Wichita Falls, Texas , and the Wichita County Curt House in the City of Wichita Falls , Texas , also a third copy of the notice at Ninth Street and Ohio Avenue in The City of Wichita Falls, Texas, each and all of said places being public places, and that he also posted said notice at least thirty days prior to the 23rd day of June A.D. 1914i J. Be Nail, Cty Marshal of The 01ty of WichItA Falls , Texas. Sworn to and subscribed before me, this the . 15th day of I-lay A.D. 1914. (SEAL) John Bonner., Notary Public , Wjchita County, Texas. 1 r < ELECTION ORDER. WHEREAS , the Board of Aldermen of The City of Wichita Palle, Texas, deems it advisable to issue bonds of said City for the purposes hereinafter mentioned; THERri ORE, it is hereby ordered by the Board of Aldermen of said City that an election be held on the 23rd day of June A.D. 1914, at which election the following proposition shall be submitted: Shall the Board of Aldermen of The City of Wichita, Palls, Texas , be authorized to issue bonds of said City in the sum of Seven-Thousand, Five Hundred ( Y,500.00) Dollars, payable 40 years after date, with option of redeeming same at any time after 10 years' time] each bearing interest at the rate of 5 per centum per annu.m, interest payable semi-annually, and to levy a tax sufficient to pay the interest of said bonds and create a sinking fund sufficient to redeem them at maturity for the purpose of building a public building in said City, io wit: Afire Station, under the provisions of the Charter of The City of Wichita Falls, Texas, adopted on the 4th day of December A.D. 1913. Said election shall be held at the City Hall and at the Wichita County Court House in The City of Wichita Falls , Texas, and the following named persons are hereby appointed managers of said election: At the City Hall; J. B. Fitts, Presiding Judge; J. J. Manley, Assistant Judge; and Jerome Stone and 10. H. Hooker, Clerks. At the Court House there shall be H. J. Bachman, Presiding Judge; 0. T. Gorsline, Assistant Judge; and T. E. Ragsdale and P. H. Dennison, Clerks. Said election shall be held under the provisions of the General Election Laws of the State of Texas, and only qualified voters, who are property tax payers of said City, shall be allowed to vote, and all voters desiring th support the proposition to issue bonds shall have printed on their balllbts the words: "For the is- suance of Bonds" , and those opposing shall have printed on their ballots the words: "Against the issuance of Bonds". The manner of holding said election shall be governed by the laws of the State of Texas regulating general elections. A copy of this ordinance, signed by the Mayor of said City, shall serve as a proper notice of said election, and the Mayor is directed to cause notice of said election to be posted up at the places designated for holding said election at least thirty days prior to the date of said election, and to give at least thirty days notice of said election by publication of said nothoe, duly signed by the Mayor, in some daily newspaper published in The City of Wichita Falls, Texas, at least once a week for three consecutive weeks next preceding; such election. A. H. Britain, Mayor of The City of Wichita Falls , Texas. STATE OF TEXAS I COUNTY OF WICHITA I, 1,% A. McCarty, City Clerk of the City of Wichita Falls, Texas , hereby certify that the foregoing is a true and correct copy of an election order passed by the board of aldermen of the 01ty of Wichita Falls, Texas, on the 14th day of May 1914, at a regular meeting of said board of aldermen, a quorum being present, -which order is recorded on page 260, book 3 of the Minutes of said board of alder- men, which said Minutes have been duly signed by the Mayor. Witness my hand and seal of said City at, this the 15th day of May A.D. 1914. W, A. McCARTY, City Clerk of the City of Wichita Falls , 'Texas. t AFFIDAVIT OF PUBLICATION. I, Ed Howard, Manttger Of the The w1chita Daily Times pub- lished daily except Saturday at Wichita Fills, Texas, do solemnly swear that a copy of the above notice, as per clipping attached, was published as ordered in the regular and entire issue of said news- paper, and not in any supplement thereof, once each week for three weeks , commencing with the issue dated May 17, 3.914, and ending with the issue dated May 31, 1914. ED HOWARD# Subscribed and sworn to before me, this 12th day of August 1914. SEAL) Carrie Finlay, Notary Public , Wichita County, Texas. ' Wichita Falls , Texas, June 25, 1914. On above date the Clty Council met in regular session and the following business (among other things) was transacted, to- The following officers answered to roll call; A. H. Britain, Mayor J. F. Reed Alderman J. A. Rjoholt IT J. W. Bradley it J. Me GIrdner Abseftt J. T. Young, rr W. A. McCar; y City C:,Lerk Horace Nutt Attorney and i N. Be Nail Marshal n attendance. The returns of the bond election held on 23rd day of June, 1914, for the purpose of issuing $7,500,00 worth of bonds for build.» ing a Fire Station was opened an canvassed by the Board of Aldermen which shows in the following exhibit. `a \N RETURNS OF All ELECTION, Held on the 23rd day of June 1914, at City Hall in the City of Wichita Falls, Wounty of Wichita, Texas , for issuing bonds. TOTAL NMER OF VO'T?.19 POLLED IN THIS BOX 37. For Fire Fcation Bonds received 32* Against Fire Station Fronds received 5. THE STATE OF TEXAS CITY OF WICHI TA FALLS We, the undersigned Managers of Election at City Hall in the City of Wichita Falls., Texas, hereby certify that the within and foregoing is a true and correct return of the total number of motes polled at said Voting Box and correctly shows the number of votes polled for each candidate at said Ward at the Election held therein on the 23 day of June A.D. 1914. Witness our hands, this 23, day of June A.D. 1914. J. B. Fitts, PrOsiding Officer J. J. jj nley, Clerk Jerome S. Stone, Clerk. RETURNS OF AN ELECTION. Held on the 23 day of June 1914, at Court House Box of the City of Wichita Falls, County of Wichita, Texas, for Bonds. TOTAL NUMBER OF VOTES POLLED IN THIS BOX 154, For Fire Station Bonds received votes for 136* Against Fire Station Bonds received votes for 13. ?,Zutilated received votes for 5. THE STATE OF TEXAS � CITY OF WICHITA FALLS We, the undersigned Managers of Election at Court House in the City of Wichita Falls , Texas, hereby certify that the within $nd foregoing is a true and correct return of the totdl number of votes polled at said Voting Box and correctly shows the number of voters polled for each candidate at said Ward at the .election held thereon on the 23 day of June A.D. 1914. Witness our hands, this 23 day of June A.D. 1914. F. H. Denison., Presiding Offii.cer. Geo. Simmons, Gudge. Be S.Whitelaw, Clerk. J. A. Giddings, Clerk r Motion was mode by J, Wa Bradley and seconded by J, F. Reed that Ordinance declaring result of election to issue 7,500,00 worth of bonds for the purpose of Building a Fire Station be adopted, motion carried, which shown in the Following exhibit, CANVASSING RETURNS AM) DECLARING RESULT OF ELECTION. At a meeting of the Board of Aldermen of The City of Wichita Falls, Texas held on the 25rd day of June AND. 1914, to determine whether or no; the Board of Aldermen of The City of Wichita Falls , Texas, be authorized to issue the bonds of said City in the sum of Seven Thousand Five Hundred ($7,500.00) Dollars, payable forty (40) years after date with option of redeeming same at any time after ten (10) years' time, each bear- ing interest at the rate of five per acentum-(5f) per annum, In- terest payable semi-annually, and to levy a tax sufficient to pay the interest of said bonds and create a sinking fund sufficient to redeem them at maturity for the purpose of "Building a Public Building-in said City to wit; A Fire Station" Under the provisions of the garter of The City of Wichita Falls , Texas, adopted December 4th A.U. 1913« And it appearino that said election was in all respects lawfully held , and said returns duly and legally made, and that there were (fast at said election 186 votes, of which 168 were cast "For the issuance of Bonds" and there were cast 18 votes "Against the issuance of Bonds." It is therefore ordered and d6clared that the proposition to issue said bonds and. levy said tax was sustained by a majority of the qualified property tax payers voting at said elec- tion, and that the Board of Aldermen of the said City is authorized to issue said bonds and levy said assessment and collect said tax, ELECTION ORDER. WHEREAS, the Board of Aldermen of The City of Wichita Falls, Texas, deems it advisable to issue bonds of said City for the purposes hereinafter mentioned, THEREFORE' HERE ORE, it is hereby ordered by the Board of Aldermen of said City that an election be held on the 23rd day of June A.D. 19140 at which election the fallowing proposition shall be submitted: Shall the Board of Aldermen of The City of Wichita Falls, Texas , be authorized to issue bonds of said City in the sum of Seven-Thousand, Five Hundred ($7,500,00) Dollars, payable 40 years after date, with option of redeeming same at any time after 10 years' timej. each bearing interest at the rate of 5 per centum per annum, interest payable semi-annually, and to levy a tax sufficient to pay the interest of said bonds and create a sinking fund sufficient to redeem them at maturity for the purpose of building a public building in said City, to wit: A fire Station, under the provisions of the Charter of The City of Wichita Falls, Texas, adopted on the 4th day of December A.D. 1913. Said election shall be held at the City Hall and at the Wichita County Court House in The City of Wichita Falls , Texas, and the following named persons are hereby appointed managers of said election: At the City Hall: J. B. Fitts, Presiding Judge; J. J. Manley, Assistant Judge; and Jerome Stone and D. H. Hooker, Clerks, At the Court House there shall be H. J. Bachman, Presiding ,judge; O. T. Gorsline, Assistant Judge; and T. E. Ragsdale and B, H. Dennison, Clerks. Said election shall be held under the provisions of the General Election. Laws of the State of Texas , and only qualified voters, who are property tax payers of said City, shall be allowed to vote, and all voters desiring th support the proposition to issue bonds shall have printed on their balllbts the words: "For the is- suance of Bonds" , and those opposing shall have printed on their ballots the words: "Against the issuance of Bonds". The wanner of holding said election shall be governed by the laws of the State of Texas regulating general elections. A copy of this ordinance, signed by the Mayor of said City, shall serve as a proper notice of said election, and the Mayor is directed to cause notice of said election to be posted up at the places designated for holding said election at least thirty days prior to the date of said election, and to give at least thirty days notice of said election by publication of said nottoe, duly signed by the Mayor, in some daily newspaper published in The City of Wichita Falls , Texas, at least once a week for three consecutive weeks next preceding; such election. A. H. Britain, Mayor of The City of Wichita Falls , Texas. Wichita Falls , Texas , Aug. 159 1914. On above date the Board of Aldermen met in a recessed session pursuant to adjournment of August 130 1914, and the follow- ing business (among other things) was transacted to wit:- The following officers answered to roll call: A. H. Britain Mayor# J. Fr Reed Aldermen J. A. Richolt " J. W, Bradley " J. T. Young " M* J. Gardner W City Clark, VT. A. McCarty, City Atty, Horace Nutt & City Marshal, J. Bo gaj4l, in €attendance# There being; a necessity that the ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE OF FIRE STATION BONDS for the purpose of building a PUBLIC BUILDING in the City of Wichita Falls, Texas, to wit; A Fire Station, under the provisions of the Charter of the City of Wichita Fall-s , Texas , adopted Dec* 4th 1913, and providing for the levy and collection of a tax to pay the interest and create a sinking Mind for the redemption of said BONDS at maturity, and all of the ALDERMEN of the City being present Jo Po REED moved that the rule requiring ordinances to be read aja passed at three separate regular meetings of the HOARD OF ALDBjV4AN, the last of which to take place not less than ten days From the first, be suspended and the ordinance au- thorizing the issuance of FIRE STATION BONDS be adopted which was seconded by M* J. GARDNER and upbn a YEA AND NAY vote the rule was suspended and the ordinance was adopted by the unanimous vote of all the ALDERMAN of the said City as follows, J. F. REED YEA Jar Ar RICHOLT it J. We BRADLEY rr J• T. YOUNG it M� J, GARDNER if MAYOR A. H. BRTTAIN, then declared the rule suspended and the ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE, ISSUANCE OF FIRE STATION BONDS FOR the purpose of building a FIRE STATION duly adopted as ORDINANCE No, 203 by unanimous vote of all the ALDER= which is of record in Minute Book No. 3, page No# 297 of the Minutes of the City of Wichita Falls, Texas, e - ORDINANCE NUMBER 203. AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING ISSUANCE OF FIRE STATION BONDS. An ordinance authorizing the issuance of bonds for the purpose of building a public building in The City of Wichita Falls , Texas to wit: A fire station, under the provisions of The Charter of The C ty of Wichita Falls, Texas, adopted December 4, 1913, and provi ing for the levy and collection of a tax to pay the interest and create a sinking fund for the red6mption of said bonds at maturity. WHEREAS , at an election held for the purpose on the 23rd day of dune 1914, a majority of the qualified voters, who are proper- ty tax payers of The City of Wichita Falls , Texas , voting at said election sustained the proposition to issue the bonds hereinafter describea by a vot of 168 for the issuance of bonds to a vote of 18 against the issuance of bonds, THEREFORE: BE IT ORDAINED BY THE: BOARD OF ALDERMEN OF THE CITY OF WICH ITA rALT S, TEXAS: 1. That the bonds of said 01ty to be called "THE CITY OF WICHITA FALLS FIRE STATION BONDS" be issued under the provisions of the Charter of The City of Wichita Falls, Texas, adopted December the 4tho 1913 for the purpose of building a public building in The City of Wiahi�a Falls , Texas, to wit : A Fire Station` , 2. Said bonds shall be numbered consecutively from One to Fifteen inclusive; shall be of the denomination 'of Five- Hundred ( 500.b0) each, aggregating the total sum of Seven- Thousand, Five-Hundred 070500.00) Dollars; 3. Said bonds shall be dated the 15th day of August 1914; shall become due and payable forty years from the date of their issuance with option of redeeming same at any time after ten years time from date of issuance; 4. Said bonds shall bear interest at the rate of Five per centlma per annum, interest payable semi-annually; 5. The principal and interest shall be payable on presentation and surrender of bond or coupon at New York City, New York,,,,,a Austin, Texas. 6. Said bonds shall be signed by the Mayor A. H. Britain, countersigned by the City C;erk, tip. A. McCarty, sealed with the seal of the City and registered ty the City Treasurer, and shall be officially approved by the Attorney General of Texas; 7. The fac_.Simile signatures of the Mayor, A. H. Britain, and the City C+erk, W, A. McCariJry may be lithographed on the coupons; 8. It is further ordained by the hoard of Aldermen of The City of Wichita Falls , Texas, that to pay the interest on said bonds and create a sinking fund sufficient to pay off and discharge them at maturity, a tax of One cent on each $100,00 valuation of all taxable property in said The City of Wichita Falls , Texan, shall be annually levied on said property, and annually assessed and collected until said bonds and interest are paid, and said tax is here, how levied for the current year , and for each succeeding year and the same shall be assessed while said bonds are outstanding and collected for the current year and aUually hereafter and applied to the purposes named. r 9. It is also ordained that the Mayor A. H. Britain be authorized to take and have charge of sat d bonds pending their investigation by the Attorney General, and upon their approval and registeration shall have authority to negotiate #heir sale and receive for the City the proceeds thereof. Passed this 15th day of August 1914« Approved this 15th day of August 1914. A. H. BRITAIN, MAYOR? Attest: 1'. A. McCARTY, CITY CLERK. Where being a necessity that an ORDINANCE ADOPTING A FORM OF BOND AND FIXING THE; PLACE OF PAYMENT OF THE SEVEN THOUSAND AND FIVE HUITDRED DOLLARS ($%500.00) THE CITY OF WICHITA FALLS FIRE STATION BONDS, authorized by an election held. on June 23rd 1914, and ORDINANCE NO. 205, and all of the ALDERMAN of the City being present, J. T. YOUNG moved that the rule requirin ordinances to be read and passed at three separate regular meetings of the BOARD OF ALDERIvfAN, the last of which to take place not less than ten days from the first , be suspended- and ordinance adopting a form of WICHIT.A FALTIS FIRE STATION FONDS be adopted which was seconded by J. W. BRADLEY and upona YEA and NAY vote the rule was suspended and the ORDINANCE was adopted by the unanimous vote of all the ALDERMAN of the said City as follows, J. F. RFZD YEA J. A. RIGROLT it J. W, BRADLEY it 4-1 T? YOUNG ie M. J. GARDNER - MAYOR A. H. BRITAIN, then declared the rule suspended and the ordinance adopting the form of Bond to be known as THE WIICHITA FALLS FIRE STATION BONDS duly adopted as ordinanc6 No. 2 05 by unanimous vote of all the ALDF.,RMAN which is of record in Minute Book No. 3, page' No. 300 of the Minutes of the city of Wichita Falls, Texas. a 3 AN ORDINANCE ADOPTING A FORM OF BOND, AND FIXING THE. PLACE OF PAYMENT OF THE SEVEN THOMAND FIVE: HTJNDRED DOLLARS, ($7,500.00) THE CITY OF WICHITA FAILS FIRE STATION BONDS"' AUTHORI' "1BY AN ELECTION HELD ON JUNE 23rd 1914, AND ORDINANCE NTTMER 205. BE IT ORDAINED By the Board of Aldermen of The City of Wichita Falls, Texas: That the Seven Thousand Five Hundred Dollars ($7,500.00) The C ty of Wichita Falls Fare Station Bonds, authorized by the elect on held prune 23rd 19149 and ordinance number 205, when issued shall be payable at the Hanover National Bank, New York City, Now York or at the Office of the Treasurer of the State of Texas, and shall be in substantially the following form, to wit; UNITED STATES OF AWMICA STATE OF TEXAS COUNTY OF WICHITA THE CITY OF WICHITA FALLS FIRE STATION BONDS Nor $600.00 THE CITY OF WICHITA FALLS. IN THE COUNTY OF WICHITA, a munioipal corporation, duly incorporated under the laws of the State of Texas , for value received, hereby promises to pay to the bearer on August 15, 19%4 the sum o:' FIVE HUNDRJM DOLLARS in lawful money of the United States of America, together with interest thereon from date hereof at the rate of five (5) per centum per annum, payable semi-annually on the l5th day of February and on the 15th day of August of each year upon presentation and surrender of thehattaohed interest doupons as they severally become due. Both principal and interest payable at Hanover National Bank of New York City, New York, or at the Office of the Troanur.er of the State of Texas, THE CITY OF WICHITA FALLS. hereby reserves the right to redeem th$e bond before maturity at any time after August 15th 1924, by paying principal and accrued interest, and in case this bond shall be called in for redemption before maturity, notice thereof in writing shall be given to the holders blereof by the City Clerk at least thirty days before the date fixed for dedemption, and should this bond not be presented for redemption the same shall cease to bear. interest from tnd after said date so fixed for redemption. THIS BOND is one of a series of Fifteen (15) bonds, numbered consecutively from One (1) to Fifteen (15) , inclusive, of the denomination of FIVE HUNDRED DOLLARS ($5OOoOO) each, ag- reg*ting the sum of Seven Thousand Five Hundred Dollars $7,600.00) issued for the purpose 6f building a public building in The City of Wichita Falls Texas, to wit , A Fire Station, as au- thorized and provided by he C after of The City of Wichita Falls, Texas, adopted Decemj�er 4th 19 3, and the General Laws of the State of Texas, and inpursnance of an ordinance passed by the Board of Aldermen of The City of Wichita Falls , Texas, on the l5th day of August 1914. THE DATE OF THIS BOND in conformity with the above mentioned ordinance is August 15th 1914, and it is hereby certified and recited- that all acts, conditions and things required to be done pursuant to and in the issuance of this bond have been properly done , happened and performed in regular and due form as required by law, and that the total indebtedness of said Cty, including this bond, does not exceed any constitutional or itatutory limita- tion. IN TEES TIMONY WHEREOF. The City of Wichita Falls , Wichita County, Texas , has caused the Corrorate .Seal of the said City to be affixed and this-bond to be signed by its Mayor and oountersigned by its City C;erk, this 15th day of August U14. A. H. BRITAIN Mayor, The City of Achita Falls, Texas. Countersigned: Wp A. McCARV, City Clej'k,, The City of Wichita Falls , Texas. Registered: y -easurer, e ty of Wichita Falls , Texas. (FORTQ OF INTIMF.ST COUPON) Not $25.00 On the day of 19 The City of Wichita Fau , W o i- to County, Texas ill ray �to bearer Twenty Five 025.00) at Hanover National Bank, New York City, New 'York, or at the office of the Treasurer of the State of Texas, Austin, Texas,, beixig the semi-annual interest due that day on its Fire Station Bond dated No. . A. H. BRITAIDT, Mayor, Countersigned: It. A. McCARTY, City Clerk. RATE OF TAX AMOUNT OF NAME DATE MATURITY INTEREST LEVIED BONDS OUT- STANDING. City of Wichita Falls Mch it 1903 Moh it 1943 4% .26 310000.00 Refundine Bonds aty of Wichita Fallot Texas Bonds Jan 1,1904 Jan 1, 1844 01-1 2,500.00 My Of Wichita FPM8 Texas ,Refunding Bonds Ara 1905 Ara 1945 4% 6/10 1.000-00 Ulty of Wichita Falls city Hall Bonds Sept 12,1907 Sept 1211947 4 .06 16,000.00 My or Wichita rails , City Hall Bonds 2nd Series Oct 15, 1908 Oct 15,1948 5 1 39000.00 , City 5? a F !is ' City Hall Bonds Series Two Apr 10, 1910_ Apr 10,1950 5%j l 4,000.00 Cifyof WjoM4 Fall Sewerage Bonds Jan 11 1908 Jan 1, 1948 6% 6 2.32500000 Dity of Wichita F91-18 Sewer Bonds.Second Series Oat 151 1908 Oat 15,1948 5% 312- 12,000-00 d1ty of WioFita F=ao Paving Bonds,Series Number One June 1. 1909 June 1, 1949 4,J% Q- 17,500.00 MoMtii "a Is Sireet IMrovement Bonds 60 3-3/4 17,000.00 Wichita Faiie=m�- Apr 10, 1910 A2r 10,1960 5 provementj Bonds Series No. Three Feb 10, 1911 Feb 10,1951 6% - 4 25,000.00 city of' Wja P9110 Bonds (Constructing Streetal Nov 15,1912 Nov 15,1952 5 1-j 12,000,00 rity of Wichita Falls Joint County & City ma 1, 1914 May 1,1954 5% 000 Hospital Bonds - 3 25.000 Total amount outstanding Bonds---------------- 19MV0067M Other indebtedness--------------- »_--------___ 2 904,01 Total amount of outstanding indebtedness Aug. 15th 1914---- 201:90z=. the t1ea16s of said Ci ass by ass to To � Aentj R lis las G ad or 't6''th fi t ova w tte ou to tab,_69 0 0, distr ute a 11 we: � Real .e t , a values $4 41 .00. ,, Personap property values 2:149:700.00. 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