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191. An Act to incorporate the Brunswick Bank,
STATE OF MAINE.
Approved January 22, 1836.
Sect. I. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives, in Legislature assembled, That the territory embraced within the following limits, to wit: Beginning at Territorial limits. the mouth of Stanwood's Gully, so called, near the carrying place Boom, thence running South to the South line of the Dolbier Lot, so called, thence East on the South line of said Dolbier Lot to the twelve rod road thence crossing the twelve rod road and running East, on the South line of the Waterhouse Lot, so called, to the turnpike, thence Easterly by the turnpike to the Westerly line of the upper Stanwood farm, thence Northerly and Easterly by the said Stanwood farm to Androscoggin River, thence up said river to the first bounds-together with the inbabitants thereon, be and the same is hereby created a body politic and corporate by the name of “The Brunswick Corporate namo. Village Corporation.”
Sect. 2. Be it further enacted, That said corporation is hereby invested with the power, at any legal meeting Powers, &c.
Manner of collecting assess mente.
Assessors, duty of.
called for the purpose, to raise money for the purchasi repair and preservation of one or more Fire Engines, Ho: or other apparatus for the extinguishment of Fire, for it construction of Reservoirs and Aqueducts for the procu ing of water, and for organizing and maintaining within th limits of said territory an efficient Fire Department.
Sect. 3. Be it further enacted, That any money raise by said corporation, for the purpose aforesaid shall b assessed on the property within said territory and collecte in the same manner, as is now provided for the assessmer and collection of school district taxes.
Sect. 4. Be il further enacted, That upon a certificat being filed with the Assessors of the town of Brunswick by the clerk of said corporation, of the amount of mone raised at any meeting thereof for the purposes aforesaid it shall be the duty of said assessors, as soon as may be, ti assess said amount upon the estates of persons residing o the territory aforesaid, and upon the estates of non-residen
proprietors thereof, and the assessment so made to certif Treasurer, duty and deliver to the Treasurer of said corporation, whos:
duty it shall be to collect the same in like manner as Stati County and Town taxes are, by law, collected by Treas urers of Towns.
Sect. 5. Be it further enacted, That the officers of said corporation shall consist of a Supervisor, Clerk, ang Treasurer to be elected in such manner, and to hold thei offices respectively for such term of time as may be pro. vided for in the By-Laws of said Corporation.
Sect. 6. Be it further enacted, That said corporation Corporation may at any legal meeting thereof may adopt a code of By
Laws for the Government of the same and for the efficient management of the Fire Department aforesaid, provided the same are not repugnant to the laws of the State, and shall receive the approbation of the County Commissioners of the County of Cumberland.
Sect. 7. Be it further enacted, That no person shall be No person to vote entitled to vote, at any of the meetings of said corporation, De to be who shall not be liable to be taxed for the purposes afore