DUTCH RIDGE SCHOOL EXPENSES    

           

DUTCH RIDGE SCHOOL EXPENSES

Expenses that were incurred by School District No 1

            Dutch Ridge School District, Perry Township, Allen County, Indiana

 

Date

For what purpose

Cost

By whom

November 27, 1867

13 cords of wood at $1.30 per cord

$16.90  

H. Hensinger

 

One wooden pail

30 cents

 

 

Two tin cups

06 cents

 

 

4 panes of glass

15 cents

 

 

1 pound of putty

10 cents

 

 

For work in repairing school house

$3.58

 

 

Office at the school house ?

$10.00

 

February 10, 1868

Three window lites

35 cents

H. Hensinger

November 1, 1868

Bought of John Rinehold, 13 cords of 2 ft wood at $1.20 per cord

$15.60

H. Hensinger

September 12, 1868

A. C. Griffin furnished plank and labor

$2.10

H. Hensinger

May 17, 1869

For 8 panes of glass and setting the same at .25

$2.00

A. C. Griffin

 

For fixing lock

50 cents

 

 

For a broom

45 cents

 

 

4 panes of glass and setting the same 

25 cents

 

 

16 window fasteners and fitting the same

$1.60

 

October 4, 1869

1 three tumble lock

$2.75

A. C. Griffin

 

1 door bolt

25 cents

 

October 20, 1869

Fixing lock and bolt, cleaning plastering , peeling on siding

$2.00

A. C. Griffin

 

For siding

35 cents

 

 

Panes of glass and setting the same

50 cents

 

 

Contracted with James Warner for 16 cords of wood at $1 per cord

$16.00

 

November 13, 1869

Trustee Joseph Hunter paid James Warner for wood

$16.00

 

November 20

For one wooden pail

25 cents

A. C. Griffin

 

One tin cup

10 cents

 

 

For box of chalk

50 cents

 

November 27, 1869

For wire

10 cents

A. C. Griffin

 

For glue

10 cents

 

 

For screw hooks

30 cents

 

 

For screws

50 cents

 

 

For desk lock

35 cents

 

 

35 ft of poplar for blackboard

70 cents

 

 

For chair for teacher

$2.25

 

 

1 teacher's register book

$1.00

 

 

Making and putting up blackboard and other work

$2.51

 

December 11, 1869

For materials for making 2 seats and fastening down others

$1.25

A. C. Griffin

December 13, 1869

Settled to date with Director

 

Joseph Hunter, Trustee

April 30, 1870

For 1 broom

50 cents

A. C. Griffin

October 4, 1870

Settled to date with Director

 

Joseph Hunter

October 4, 1870

Contracted with Samuel Frederick 16 cords of wood at 99 cents per cord

$15. 84

A. C. Griffin

November 15, 1870

For a wooden pail

25 cents

A. C. Griffin

 

Painting blackboard and fixing door

50 cents

 

December 12, 1870

Gathering up and piling up wood

$1.50

A. C. Griffin

January 5, 1871

2 panes of glass and setting the same

50 cents

A. C. Griffin

February 6, 1871

3 panes of glass and setting the same

75 cents

A. C. Griffin

 

1 broom

25 cents

 

April 12, 1871

1 broom at 25 cents, 1 tin cup at 5 cents

30 cents

 

 

4 panes of glass and setting the same

$1.00

 

April 15, 1871

This is to certify that I have examined the above account and find it correct

 

Joseph Hunter, trustee

October 7, 1871

Contracted with George Frederick for 16 cords of hardwood at $1.32 per cord

$21.12

Joseph Warner

November 18, 1871

For 6 glass and setting the same

$1.50

Joseph Warner

 

For painting 4 blackboards and other

25 cents

 

November 28, 1871

Order issued for payment of wood from Trustee Joseph Hunter

 

Joseph Warner

December 7, 1871

Issued an order to A.C. Griffin on Joseph Hunter for plastering of school house

$5.00

Joseph Warner

January 23, 1872

For one box of crayons

35 cents

Joseph Warner

October 5, 1872

Contracted with George Frederick for 10 cords of hardwood at $1.12 per cord

$11.20

Joseph Warner

November 23, 1872

For 5 glass and setting the same

$1.25

Joseph Warner

 

For putty

15 cents

 

November 26, 1872

For getting one stove shovel mended

10 cents

Joseph Warner

December 26, 1872

For one broom

20 cents

Joseph Warner

 

This is to testify that I have examined the above account and find it in accordance with law

 

Jacob Kell, trustee of Perry Township

December 12, 1873

Glass and fixing seats and blackboard and desk

$2.00

W. N. Myers

April 11, 1874

Broom and a pale

75 cents

W. N. Myers

 

One lock

$1.00

 

 

Fixing school house

$2.00

 

April 15, 1874

7 winder lits  

$1.00

W. N. Myers

December 19,  1873

Contracted with Samuel Frederick for 12 cords of wood at $1.19 a cord

$14.28

W. N. Myers

 

Jacob Kell examined the books and found them correct.

 

 

October 3, 1874

10 cords of wood at $1.22 per cord

$12.30

W. N. Myers

November 26, 1874

To one broom

35 cents

B. F. Garman

 

To one box of chalk

25 cents

 

December 16, 1874

To one lock and putting on the same

60 cents

B. F. Garman

December 19, 1874

To moving and repair of privy

$3.60

B. F. Garman

 

To one pair of hinges

30 cents

 

 

To one pair door

50 cents

 

 

To nails

20 cents

 

 

Jacob Kell certified that the books were correct

 

 

December 28, 1874

To repairing of windows

50 cents

B. F. Garman

December 31, 1874

To repairing and window glass

50 cents

B. F. Garman

January 2, 1875

To one box of chalk

25 cents

B. F. Garman

January 13, 1875

To window glass and setting the same

25 cents

B. F. Garman

January 20, 1875

To a half day of splitting and getting up wood

50 cents

B. F. Garman

January 23, 1875

To wire and repairing of stove pipe

25 cents

B. F. Garman

January 30, 1875

To one box of chalk

25 cents

B. F. Garman

February 1, 1875

To half day of splitting wood

50 cents

B. F. Garman

February 19, 1875

To half day of splitting wood

50 cents

B. F. Garman

 

To one box of chalk

25 cents

 

February 25, 1875

To one tin cup

8 cents

B. F. Garman

March 2, 1875

To one window pane

15 cents

B. F. Garman

March 5, 1875

To half day splitting wood

50 cents

B. F. Garman

May 1, 1875

To repairing of door latch

15 cents

B. F. Garman

May 20, 1875

To one box of chalk

25 cents

B. F. Garman

December 18, 1875

Paid the foregoing account

 

Jacob Kell, Trustee Perry Township

December 22, 1875

To repair of lock and setting the same

75 cents

 

February 17, 1876

To one box of chalk

25 cents

Prob. B. F. Garman

 

To one broom

40 cents

 

February 24, 1876

To piling up wood half day

50 cents

 

February 28, 1876

To one pane of glass and setting the same

25 cents

 

December 17, 1877

One broom for school house

20 cents

 

 

One wooden pail for school house

20 cents

 

November 5, 1878

To 5 panes of glass and setting the same

$1.00

 

November 13, 1878

To cleaning stove pipe

50 cents

 

 

Examined and passed the accounts

 

Jerome Gloyd, trustee of Perry Township

December 18, 1876

For tin cups

10 cents

H. Hensinger

 

Wan broom

25 cents

 

January 10, 1877

Window light

25 cents

H. Hensinger

January 12, 1877

Wan box of chalk

30 cents

H. Hensinger

October 6, 1877

Contracted with Frank Frederick for 8 cords of hardwood at $1 per  cord

 

 

January 6, 1879

To one water pail

25 cents

No name listed

 

To one broom

25 cents

 

 

To one tin cup

5 cents

 

 

To wire for stove pipe

15 cents

 

January 11, 1879

To stove pipe  and putting up same

$2.50

 

January 13, 1879

Books examined and passed

 

Jerome D. Gloyd, Trustee

October 4, 1878

Contracted with S. J. Kistler for 10 cords of wood at 98 cents per cord.  Ordered Jan. 13, 1879 to be delivered March 1880

 

A. C. Griffin  under page headed as Joseph Warner's expenses

November 4, 1879

2 panes of glass and setting at 20 cents

40 cents

A. C. Griffin

November 22, 1879

4 window fastenings and putting on

24 cents

A. C. Griffin

 

Moving and fastening down seats and desk and screws 

$2.00

 

December 18, 1879

One broom and one tin cup

30 cents

A. C. Griffin

May 1, 1880

One broom

25 cents

A. C. Griffin

May 22, 1880

One box of crayons

20 cents

A. C. Griffin

September 11, 1880

3 panes of glass and setting

75 cents

A. C. Griffin

 

Cleaning school room

$1.00

 

September 18, 1880

A thumb latch

10 cents

A. C. Griffin

 

Above account paid on October 6th

 

James McComb, township trustee

October 2, 1880

Contracted with Amos Frederick 15 cords of wood at 99 cents per cord

 

A. C. Griffin

October 18, 1880

Cleaning school room

$1.00

H. Hensinger

November 24, 1880

One broom

25 cents

H. Hensinger

 

Moving A. Belfry to Huntertown

$1.00

H. Hensinger

April 16, 1881

Fixing the school house bell

50 cents

H. Hensinger

 

October 18, 1881

The lime (?)

35 cents

H. Hensinger

 

Drawing Sand

50 cents

 

 

For plastering the school

75 cents

 

 

For stacking limb/lime and waiting in the plastor (?)

50 cents

 

 

8 glass at 10 cents a glass

80 cents

 

 

Chalk of crayon

25 cents

 

 

Putty

10 cents

 

 

Cleaning the school room

$1.00

 

 

Putting in glass in school house

40 cents

 

December 1881

Fixing a box for the stove

15 cents

H. Hensinger

 

Elbow for the stove pipe

40 cents

 

 

Setting up the stove and cleaning the stove pipe

$1.00

 

 

Rope for the school bell

42 cents

 

 

Fixing the bell

$1.00

 

 

One iron mat for the rooth (?)

25 cents

 

 

October 2, 1881

Contracted with Mike Hensinger for 12 cord of wood at $1.25 per cord

 

H. Hensinger

September 10, 1882

One pail

25 cents

H. Hensinger

 

One broom

25 cents

 

 

One eraser

10 cents

 

October 7, 1882

Contracted with Sam'l Frederick, Jr. for 12 cords of wood at $1.20 per cord

 

H. Hensinger

November 29, 1883

Contracted with Milton Myers for 20 cords of wood at 99 cents a cord and put poles under wood at

10 cents a cord.  They also voted to exclude all children who did not legally belong.  7 in favor of excluding and none to retain.  

James Stirlen, Director

January 9, 1884

Contracted with Seth Garman for 3 cords of dry wood at $1.25 cents

 

 

November 15, 1882

To one bucket and twou tin cups

25 cents

James C. Stirlen

January 16, 1883

To putting in two panes of glass

15 cents

James C. Stirlen

February 21, 1883

To putting up bell rope

25 cents

James C. Stirlen

November 10, 1883

2 boards, 12 feet long for fixing floor, and for moving stove and fixing pipe

88 cents

James C. Stirlen

December 8, 1883

To moving 2 seats and putting in place 4 seats and putting in glass

$1.00

James C. Stirlen

December 31, 1883

To putting up 3 window blinds

50 cents

James C. Stirlen

January 9, 1884

To looking up wood for school house

50 cents

James C. Stirlen

March 9, 1884

To putting in platform at school house

$10.00

James C. Stirlen

April 3, 1884

To one broom

25 cents

James C. Stirlen

 

Examined and settled by trustee

 

 

October 2, 1884

To making stove box and putting in place and furnishing brick for same and fixing stove pipe 

$1.75

James C. Stirlen

 

Cleaning school house

$1.50

James C. Stirlen

 

To fixing seat

50 cents

 

 

Furnishing wire and fixing bell

$1.00

 

 

To 2 panes of glass

20 cents

 

 

To putting one in place

10 cents

 

 

To clensing bucket and 2 cups

10 cents

 

 

Examined and accepted

 

George Gump, trustee

October 4, 1884

Contracted with Milton Myers for 20 cord of wood at 99 cents a cord

 

James C. Stirlen

February 9, 1885

For a broom

30 cents

Israel Myers

February 21, 1885

2 panes of glass setting

35 cents

Israel Myers

 

For a sprinkler

75 cents

 

April 9, 1885

Ranking wood

$1.00

Israel Myers

October 3, 1885

Contract with William Moore for 12 cords of wood. 98 cents a cord

 

Israel Myers

October 2, 1886

Contract with Milton Myers for 10 cords of wood for $1.00 a cord

 

Israel Myers

1886

2 window glass

20 cents

M. L. Myers

 

6 erasers

75 cents

 

 

Bell wire and fastening

40 cents

 

 

Bridge for school

75 cents

 

December 7, 1886

Bucket

30 cents

M. L. Myers

 

Broom

30 cents

 

 

2 tin cups

10  cents

 

 

3 window glass

30 cents

 

October 1, 1887

Contracted for 10 cords of wood with James Warner for 80 cents a cord.  

 

M. J. Myers

June 26, 1888

For tearing up the seats

$1.25

Israel Myers

October 6, 1888

Contracted with John Muhn for 12 cords of hardwood at 80 or 86 cents a cord

 

Israel Myers

September 26, 1891

To one wooden pail

15 cents

John A. Warner

 

To one broom

25 cents

 

 

To one dipper and one tin cup

10 cents

 

 

To cleaning and washing the school  house and out house

$2.50

 

October 16, 1891

Records examined and settled

 

F. Roy, Township trustee

January 22, 1892

One broom

25 cents

John A. Warner

September 27, 1892

One half day work at school house

50 cents

John A. Warner

October 1, 1892

To cleaning and repairing school house

$1.25

John A. Warner

October 3, 1892

To tin cup and bell rope

28 cents

John A. Warner

December 1892

To drawing and piling wood

47 cents

John A. Warner

December 27, 1892

Books examined and settled

 

F. Roy, Township trustee

August 22, 1893

To plowing and scraping and drawing gravel in school yard for 5 days

$6.00

John A. Warner

September 30, 1893 

Cleaning school house

50 cents

John A. Warner

October 31, 1893

Examined and settled account

 

F. Roy, Township trustee

November 8, 1893

To lumber

50 cents

William H. Garman

 

To hinges and nails

15 cents

 

 

To half day's work at outhouse

50 cents

 

January 18, 1894

To boarding well men 20 meals at 15 cents

$3.00

William H. Garman

 

To team, 20 meals at 10 cents per meal

$2.00

 

January 27, 1894

To 2 cords of wood at $1.00 per cord

$2.00

William H. Garman

September 28, 1894

To cleaning school yard, school house and out house

$2.00

 

October 26, 1894

Settled and paid

 

 

January 29, 1895

To 3 cord of wood, dry at $1.00 per cord

$3.00

William H. Garman

February 7, 1895

To 1 broom and 2 tin cups

25 cents

William H. Garman

February 15, 1895

2 1/4 cord of wood at $1.00 per cord

$2.25

William H. Garman

September 13, 1895

To cleaning and washing the school house and out house and school yard

$2.50

William H. Garman

September 16, 1895

To 1 broom and 2 tin cups

30 cents

William H. Garman

 

To 1 pail

25 cents

 

October 25, 1895

Settled in full

 

William H. Garman

November 20, 1896

1 day for repairing, putting lock on door and windows

$1.00

Amos Fredrick

December 17, 1896

Two tin cups

5 cents

Amos Fredrick

December 10, 1897

Left blank

 

 

January 8, 1898

2 tin cups and 1 broom

25 cents

Milton Myers

February 16, 1898

One broom

20 cents

Milton Myers

March 20, 1898

One broom

20 cents

Milton Myers

Year of 1899

3 brooms at 20 cents

60 cents

Milton Myers

 

Hooks

24 cents

 

 

1 day's work

$1.00

 

 

Stove polish

5 cents

 

 

1 day's work

$1.00

 

 

1/2 day's work

25 cents 

 

December 6, 1899

One broom

25 cents

Milton Myers

December 9, 1899

1/2 days' work repairing the school

50 cents

 

April 2, 1900

1/2 day's work repairing the school

50 cents

Milton Myers

December 3, 1900

One broom

25 cents

John A. Warner

 

Repairing clock by Wm. Ketchum

50 cents

 

 

Mowing school yard

50 cents

 

September 26, 1901

Cleaning school house

$2.00

John A. Warner

October 1, 1901

2 glass and putty

40 cents

John A. Warner

November 2, 1901

Certified books correct and paid

 

Morton T. McComb

November 9, 1901

Repairing school well and pump

$1.00

John A. Warner

December 6, 1901

Repairing resitation seat by H. Snyder

75 cents

John A. Warner

January 1902

One broom

25 cents

John A. Warner

February 20, 1902

Cording wood 1/2 day

50 cents

John A. Warner

October 1902

1 lock for bookcase

15 cents

John A. Warner

November 10, 1902

Getting ritting slate

$1.00

John A. Warner

 

Staples and one board for frame

33 cents

John A. Warner

November 15, 1902

Washing and screening windows

$1.00

John A. Warner

November 29, 1902

Lumber for backing

76 cents

John A. Warner

 

Making frames for slates

$1.50

 

February 20, 1903

1 broom and 2 tin cups

30 cents

John A. Warner

February 23, 1903

Received on the above account $5.00

 

 

September 17, 1903

Cleaning school

$1.50

John A. Warner

October 10, 1903

Oiled school house floor Dist. #2

$1.00

John A. Warner

October 15, 1903

Oiled school house floor Dist. #1

$1.00

John A. Warner

January 8, 1904

Drawed wood from Huntertown, 1 load

$1.00

John A. Warner

September 24, 1904

Washing and cleaning school house

$1.00

John A. Warner

October 1904

Setting 3 window lights

50 cents

John A. Warner

December 10, 1904

Cleaning and oiling floor

$1.00

John A. Warner

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