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Title: Repair of the Court House
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The Warren County Commissioners met at this place Thursday, July 18, when the bids repairing the Court House were examined and the contract let. The following bids were received:

.................Brazil....Collinsville.Ills...Danville
...........Impervious Brick...Repress Brick..Brown Brick
MacArthur Brothers, Chicago..$78,061.00...$78,131.00..$77,531.00
Moore & Danner, Kokomo, Ind....71,046.00...71,154.00...70,397.00
Davis Mitchell & Co., Danville, Ills....70,732.00....70,832.00...69,882.00
Jahr & Cope, Champaign, Ills.,.....68,050.00...68,105.00...67,500.00
W.P. Carmichael Co., Williamsport................74,485.00....73,855.00

The contract was awarded to Jahr & Cope, of Champaign, Ills., for $68,050.00. The material used will be what is known as Brazil impervious brick. It is of grayish color and dotted with black spots. The contractors will begin work about August 1st.

The W.P. Carmichael Co. also filed a separate bid todo the work with concrete for $72,945.00.

Date: 7/25/1907
Origin: The Warren Review
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Record ID: 00002407
Type: Periodical
Source Archive: Warren County Historical Society
Date Entered: 8/10/2001
Collection: Court House
Entered By: Amber M Knipe

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