Ans. that appropriation was not and would
not be exceeded, but that we desired to put
in permanent heating pipes instead of
stoves & that this expense was not a
part of construction &c.
Beautiful day - fine fall, roads
now frozen & hard - no snow yet for
sleighing - but clear, cold & exhilarating.
Hedges telegraphed me from Richardson
yesterday saying that my lot & cabin there
was desirable for Signal office - telegraph
office - that citizens would repair cabin &c
for years rent - I telegraphed that they
could have same for year if citizens would
do $300. in building permanent on lot.
Trial Coleman v Ross-Higgins Co.
- a town lot case - Claypool for plft
McGinn for defts - instructed jury to return
verdict for the defendants.