dollars to each volunteer who shall enlist for nine months service.
Addresses were made by Rev. Dr. Putnam of Roxbury, Rev. Dr. Blagden of Boston, and Rev. A. W. Stevens of Sterling.
Captain Pratt 60, $507,516; in 1865, $523,646.
The selectmen in 1861 were Joseph Davis, Charles Hooker, Sumner Putnam; in 1862, Joseph Davis, Hervey Wilson, Joseph Stone; in 1863, Hervey Wilson, Stillman Stone,borrow money to pay the same.
The town-record has this entry: After a stirring speech by Rev. Dr. Putnam, of Roxbury, the meeting dissolved. September 12th, Voted, to pay a bounty of one hundred dervice during the Rebellion.
It was dedicated June 17th, 1867, when an address was made by Rev. Dr. Putnam, of Roxbury.
Incorporated June 24, 1738.
Population in 1860, 2,245; in 18ra Darling, Jonathan Sprague; in 1862, 1863, 1864, and 1865, Israel A. Dodge, Joel Houghton, Sumner Putnam.
The town-clerk during all the years of the war was Solomon D. King.