LOG MARKS ADOPTED BY James Eakins
Received for Record on Date Indicated in Date Column
Richard H. Deadman County Clerk.
DATE: (? somewhere between 1909-1912)
TO ALL WHOM IT MAY CONCERN:
This is to Certify, That James Eakins of Alpena Mich does 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 to be put by or for him into Thunder Bay River or tributaries or on D & M R.R. for the purpose of floating or rafting to the place of manufacture or shipment.
Said Marks ha.... been approved by the Officers of the Boom Co.
James Eakins L.S.