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J. E. Farwell & Co., City Printers, 32 Congress Street, Boston. CITY OF BOSTON.

July 1, 1861. TO THE.HỌN. BOARD OF ALDERMEN OF THE CITY OF BOSTON :

THE Superintendent of Public Lands respectfully submits the following

REPORT.

The sales of land under the direction of the Land Commissioners, for the quarter ending June 30, 1861, have been as follows: 1 lot on Harrison Avenue and James Street, containing 13,657 feet, at 50 cents

$ 6,828 50 25 lots on Sharon Street, South Bay, containing 39,192 82-100 feet, at 44 cents

17,244 84 1 lot on Third Street, South Boston, containing 3,500 feet, at 12 cents

420 00

$ 24,493 34

Total, 66,349 82-100 square feet, for
Of the foregoing amount there has been received

and paid over to the Treasurer the sum of
And there has been taken in bonds from the pur-

chasers, payable in nine annual instalments, with interest

732 50

23,760 84

$ 24,493 34

The first instalment for the twenty-five lots, sold on Sharon Street, was not required to be paid upon delivery of the Agreements of Sale, as the purchaser was to commence building upon them immediately. He having done so, the City will receive payment in full for a number of said lots, by the close of the present year.

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EXPENDITURES.

The expenditures charged to the Appropriation for Public Lands, have been as follows:

$ 1,642 38

1,349 60 1,060 73

For labor and material in grading streets and

passageways west of Tremont Street For labor and material in grading streets and

passageways between Tremont and Albany

Streets
For construction of sewers and drains.
For furnishing and setting edge-stones, also

paving of sidewalks on Waltham and Upton
Streets, as per condition of sale made in

1852 For foundation and steps built in passageway

between Pembroke and Brookline Streets,

west of Tremont Street . For amount paid Ivory Bean for deficiency in a

lot of land
For amount paid for erection of a fence on

First Street, opposite the House of Correction,
For carriage hire and refreshments
For stationery

741 04

78 52

40 83

25 98

230 13

15 96

Total

$5,185 17

Respectfully submitted,

R. W. HALL, Superintendent Public Lands.

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J. E. FARWELL & CO., CITY PRINTERS,

No. 32 Congress Street, Boston.

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