LOG MARKS ADOPTED BY The Besser-Churchill Co.
Received for Record on Date Indicated in Date Column
Robert H. Rayburn County Clerk.
DATE: Nov 17, 1899
TO ALL WHOM IT MAY CONCERN:
This is to Certify, That Besser-Churchill Co. of Alpena do in accordance with Act No. 202 of the Session Laws of the State of Michigan for the year 1867, select and adopt the following marks, to be cut or stamped in conspicuous places, upon the ends or sides (or both) of logs, etc. to be put by or for them into Thunder Bay River or tributaries or by rail for the purpose of floating or rafting to the place of manufacture or shipment.
Said Marks have been approved by the Officers of the Boom Co.
# Assigned to
Eales Bros. & Co., Mar.28, 1907
Figure 8 about 1 1/4 in long
Assigned to Eales Bros. & Co., Jan. 20, 1908
(Log Mark) 1 1/4 in long