lth, was as follows: In 1861, $155.26; in 1862, $1,306.97; in 1863, $1,540.83; in 1864, $1,323.33; in 1865, $750.00. Total amount, $5,076.39.
The ladies of Dana furnished a fair proportion of comfortable articles for the soldiers during the war, which were sent to the Sanitary Commission, and by it distributed to the volunteers.
Population in 1860, 2,442; in 1865, 2,157.
Valuation in 1860, $953,409; in 1865, $871,651.
The selectmen in 1861 were Gardner Chase, Brigham Morse, Artemas Knowlton, James H. Dudley, Dexter Whipple; in 1862, Fenner Batcheller, Joseph Hunt, James H. Dudley, Charles Hutchins, Elijah Bigelow; in 1863, Perley Gould, Alvin Hall, Joseph T. Wallis, Reuben Fairfield, William J. Wellman.
In 1864, Albert Butler, Adolphus F. Brown, James H. Dudley, Aaron F. Jones, George White.
In 1865, Aaron F. Jones, Charles A. Hunt, William A. Dudley, Caleb Hill.
The town-clerk in 1861, 1862, and 1863 was Edwin Moore; in 1864 and 1865,