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VIRGINIA: <br /> <br />At an adjourned meeting <br />of the Board of Supervi] <br />of Chesterfield County, <br />held at the Courthouse <br />~une 22, 1949, at 8:00v <br /> <br />Pre sent; <br /> <br />J. G. Hening, Chair~k%n <br />Irvin G. Hornet <br />J. C. McKesson <br />James W. Gordon, Jr. <br /> <br />Absent: <br /> <br />H. T. Goyne <br />P. W. Covington <br /> <br />This day the Executive Secretary presented to the Board Orders from the Circuit Courl <br />appointing Mr. William 01d, Mr. John V. Cogbill, Mr. Richard L. ~ones and )ir. John <br />A. Snead, Attys. to represent, Edward Smith, James N. Joyner, Chas. Braswell and <br />James Yelverton, respectively. On motion of Irvin G. Homer, these amounts <br />are ordered paid. <br /> <br />This day the matter of the approval of a~plications for Literary Loans from the <br />School Board to the State Board of Education came before the Board, and on motion of <br />James W. Gordon, Jr., duly seconded, it is resolved that this Board approve the <br />an~lications for Literary Loans for the Bon Air School and the Midlothian High Schoo] <br />HSwever, when a vote was taken it appeared u~on the count that the vote was a tie, <br />and therefore, the matter according to law shall go to the next regular meeting of <br />the Board unless an earlier special meeting be called for the pur?ose of determining <br />the question. <br /> <br />This day again the matter of the suoply of water to the Bon Air Industrial Home for <br />girls. Uoon consideration whereof, and on motion of James W. Gord~, Jr., it <br />is resolved that the Executive Secretary be and he hereby is 8nthorized and directed~ <br />to confer with Mr. Earl McKesson relative to the matter of furnishing water to the <br />Bon Air Industrial School. <br /> <br />This day the Executive Secretary read a communication from the Virginia Department <br />of Highways, advising of certain additions, as recommended by this Board, to the <br />Secondary System of Chesterfield C~unty, to-wit: <br /> <br /> A road leading from Camp #l to Swift Creek in Pocahontas State Park. Length 0.70 <br /> A road leading to Organized Camp #3 in Pocahontas State Park. Length 0.65 miYe. <br /> <br />This day a letter from Mr. J. L. Buchanan was read before the Board requesting that <br />the County pay ~560.00 an account of its contribution to the Bi-centennial programme <br />and <br /> <br />Whereas, it apoearing that this Board has heretofore authorized an appro!,riation <br />not to exceed $500.00 for said programme~ it is on motion of James G. Hening, <br />resolved that this Board pay the sum of $500.00 as its contribution to the cost <br />the oreparation of this programme. <br /> <br />This day the Executive Secretary presented to the Board a bill in the amount of <br />~$1.00 fram ]'4r. J. M. ¥;ilkinson for electric current used by the County water system <br />in the subdivision of "Meadow Ridge" on Cogbill [{oad. Upon consideration whereof <br />and on motion of J. C. McKesson, the bill is ordered paid. <br /> <br />This day again the ~tter of an electric bill for the Chesterfield CountyFair <br />Association for electric current was brought to the Board's attention. Upon con- <br />sideration thereof, and on motion of J. C. ],~lcKesson, it is resolved that this bill <br />be paid in the amount of $166.&0. <br /> <br />This day the Executive Secretary presented to the Board an itemized list of names <br />and addresses of various scale owners whose scales were tested and whether they were <br />aoDroved or rejected. Upon consideration whereof and on motion, it is <br />resolved that this list be received and filed. <br /> <br />~ors <br /> <br />)n <br /> <br />And be it further resolved that the Executive Secretary be and he hereby is directed <br />to make a study of the advisability of having the Division of ]';~arkets cont~inue <br />checking the weighing and measuring devices in Chesterfield County. <br /> <br />This day the Executi~ Secretary read a letter of commendation fr~ L. E. Walton and <br />Comoany, Real Estate Brokers, thanking Chesterfield County for its prompt attention <br />and unsoaring efforts in getting water to the "Westover Park" area. on motion, <br />the letter is received and filed. <br /> <br />This day the Executive Secretary read a letter from the Lawrence ~otor Corn?any re- <br />leasing the Board from a contract for two trucks, and on motion, the letter is re- <br />ceived and filed. <br /> <br />This day application was nmde by Mr. L. S. Sittaa , President , Fox and Foxhound Pro- <br />tective Association~ requesting the use of the Chesterfield County Fair Grounds on <br /> <br /> <br />