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					1803]       The &atutes at Large of Pennsylvania.                   283




                      CHAPTER MMCCCXLV.

AN ACT TO ERECT A NEW ELECTION DISTRICT IN THE COUNTY OF
 DAUPHIN, AND TO ALTER THE PLACE OF HOLDING THE GENERAL
 ELECTIONS FOR THE TWO ADJOINING DISTRICTS.

   Section I. (Section I, P. L.) Be it enacted by the Senate,
and House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of Penn-
sylvania, in General Assembly met, and it is hereby enacted by
the authority of the same, That the following boundaries shall
compose an election district, to wit: Beginning at the west
side of Susquehanna river, opposite the end of Peter’s moun-
tain; then~eacross the said river and along the top of said
mountain to the line of Berks county; thence along said line
to the top of Wisconesco or Berry’s mountain; thence along
the highest ridge thereof, and across the said river; thence
down the same, to the place of beginning, shall compose an
election district; and the electors thereof shall hold their gen-
eral elections at the house now occupied by John Evig, in
the town of Halifax, in the said county of Dauphin.
   Section II. (Section II, P. L.) And be it further enacted
by the authority aforesaid, That from and after the passing
of this act, the electors residing in the township of Middle
Paxton, to the southward of Peter’s mountain shall hold their
elections at the house now occupied by John Filson, in said
township; and the electors of Upper Paxton township, residing
to the northward of Wisconesco or Berry’s mountain, shall
hold their elections at the house now occupied by George l3uf-
fington, in said township, anything in any law to the contrary
notwithstanding.
        Approved March 16, 1803. Recorded L. B. No. 9, p. 2.

				
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