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irst day of June as a day of mourning, in consequence of the death of our late beloved and honored Chief Magistrate, Abraham Lincoln; therefore—
Ordered, That we do take measures for an appropriate observance of the day as recommended by the Presbenezer W. Pierce, Esq., who lost an arm in 1862 before Richmond, and was made a brigadier-general of volunteers by President Lincoln.
The whole amount of money appropriated and expended by the town on account of the war, exclusive of State aid, waeased.
February 7th, The mayor recommended the ringing of the bells and the firing of one hundred guns in honor of President Lincoln signing the emancipation proclamation.
April 10th, A committee was appointed to make arrangements to celebrate ther of General Lee. April 15th, A message was received from the mayor making an official announcement of the death of President Lincoln, and a committee was appointed to consider and report upon the proper measures to be taken in regard to it. The com