West Tisbury History

Divided At Last: West Tisbury Celebrates Its Independence

Fireworks, Music, Collation, Speeches, &c, &c.

 

After several unsuccessful attempts the town of Tisbury is divided. As announced in last week's Gazette the bill to incorporate the third reading in the Senate on Tuesday, 26th ult., and the next morning, on motion of Senator Butler, the rules were suspended and the bill engrossed and sent to the House for concurrence, which was done, the Governor signing the bill Thursday, 28th.

A County Agricultural Society

Dear Sir. - Will you allow us to call the attention of your readers to a proposition, emanating from many of our farmers, to join in an effort to form a County Agricultural Society. We hope that all who feel interested in this subject, either director or indirectly; all who are farmers or wish to have farmers and farming increase and prosper, will respond to this call, and give such attention, encouragement and aid to the enterprise, as they conveniently can.

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