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E <br />The several bills and accounts against the County, having been audited, were examined <br />and found correct, were approved and warrants issued in settlement of same. Such bills and <br />accounts being on file in the office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court, the Warrants so issued j <br />from the respective funds being listed in the Supplemental Minute Book, as provided by the <br />rules of the State Auditor, reference to such record and the list so recorded being made a parti <br />of these minutes. <br />The County Depository filed its monthly statement, showing receipts and disbursements <br />j, of the various funds, which having been audited were found to be correct. <br />There being no further business, on motion made, seconded and earried,the Board then 1. <br />adjourned. '6� A <br />CHAIRMAN <br />ATTES - <br />CLER�. <br />- o - - - o - - - - o o - - o - - - - o - - o r --- - - o - - - <br />,TUESDAY2S ICER 7. 1943 <br />The Board of County Commissioners of Indian RiverCountymet at the Court House in <br />Vero Beach, at 10:00 o'clock A. M. Tuesday, September 7, 194.39 in regular meeting with the <br />following members of the Board present: S. E. Glover, Frank C. Vickers, Albert 0. Helseth, and„ <br />j G. E. Barkoskie. Absent: Chairman W. C. Graves, ;r. Also present were 1m. W. Frick, Sheriff, <br />Ik Charles A. Mitchell, Attorney for the Board, and Douglas Baker, Clerk. <br />In the absence of Chairman Graves, S. E. Glover, Chairman Pro Tom, presided. Minutes <br />of the previous meeting were read and approved. <br />It was ordered Arora Rogers be removed from the Mother's Pension list. <br />J. M. Knight, W. S. Buckingham, T. E. Hogan and J. Hubert Graves appeared before the <br />i; <br />jj Board and requested the Board to employ a County Agent and named several reasons for making the'', <br />i' <br />request however, mainly for the purpose of assisting to establish a Foreign Labor Camp. Mr. <br />Knight and Mr. Buckingham spoke for the committee and in so doing, told of a meeting of farmers') <br />and growers which had been held some time prior and at this meeting a Labor Board Committee <br />was Wledted _coasisting of C. Graves Wilhoit, Chairmen, W. S. Beckingham, Secretary, C. C. Bush <br />i L'. X. Knight and ;ohn S. Peters. The committee of might, Graves and Hogan were instructed to <br />j' meet with the Board of County Commissioners with regard to requesting a County Agent and advised <br />i r <br />the Board that the County.would be expected to pay $150.00 per month salary together with offico <br />space and equipment -for the County Agent and that the Government would pay $14.2.00 per month. <br />This information was given to them by Mr. A. P. Spencer, Associate Director of the Agricultural <br />Extension Service of Gainesville. It was pointed out a County Agent would be very valuable at I, <br />i, <br />this time in view of the fact a representative would be needed to give his full time to handle <br />the Labor Camp if one is obtained. After considerable discussion and due consideration, it wast <br />moved by Frank C. Vickers, seconded by Albert 0. Helseth and unanimously carried, a County <br />Agent be employed and that Douglas Baker, Clerk, be instructed to advise Bir. Spencer of Gaines-,, <br />ville to this effect and request him or his agent meet with this Board at an early date. <br />It was ordered W. H. Williams, Winter Beach, Florida, be paid the sum of $12.00 per <br />month from the General Revenue Fund for September, October and November. <br />Application of Annie aackson, colored, for admission to State Tuberculosis Sanatorium, <br />Orlando, was approved. <br />It was ordered that M. MoBachron, Fellsmere, be paid the sum of $6:00 per month for <br />rent for Henry Crane, colored. <br />II <br />