Article #120 - Westtown School shed subscription


Subscription Paper for building school shed


3rd Mo 30th 1811  It was Agreed by a Number of the owners & Employers of the West Town School on the Chester Road Where the Marlborough Street Road Crosses the Same that a stone Shed be Built Twenty four feet long & twelve feet Wide with A Necessary To Accomodate [sic] the School & Covered with Oak Shingles. & it was further Agreed that Caleb James Abner Hoopes & Joseph James was appointed to Carry the Same Into effect as Soon as a Sufficient

Subscription can be Obtained to pay the sd expense & When Compleated [sic] three of the Highest Subscribers To be Called on to Adjust Sd Accounts the Above Named Caleb James Abner Hoopes & Joseph James Excepted.

Now we Whose Names are Unto Affixed do Promise to Pay or Cause to be paid Unto the

Above Named Caleb James Abner Hoopes & Joseph James or Some one of them the sum affixed

Against our Names When Called on by Sd Company

Subscribers Names

Caleb James                 $8.00                           Edward Baker              6.00

Joshua Hoopes   1.00                           William Cheyney           2.00

Abner Hoopes                5.00                           Curtis Cheyney 3.00

Aaron James                  7.00                           Levi Garrett                  2.00

Caleb James Jnr.            4.00                           Isaac Garrett                1.00

Walker Yarnall               3.00                                                           $14.00

Joseph James Jnr.           5.00

Joseph Fox                     1.00

Thos. Hall                       4.00

William Yarnall   5.00

Josiah Lewis                   3.00

Israel Vogdes                 2.00