LOG MARKS ADOPTED BY Eales Bros. and Co
Received for Record on Date Indicated in Date Column
Robb. H. Rayburn County Clerk.
DATE: Mar 5, 1898; (?) 2, 1901; (? Mar) 4, 1903; Jan 20, 1908
TO ALL WHOM IT MAY CONCERN:
This is to Certify, That Eales Bros. and Co. of Alpena, Mich 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 and (? bolts)to be put by or for them into Thunder Bay River or by rail or tributaries 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.
Eales Bros. and Co L.S.
(log mark) Box 1 3/4 inches(square ?) Letter 1 inch by 3/4
(log mark) same as above but smaller
Mar 5/98 A Daub of white paint
Mar 5/98 A Daub of Blue paint
(log mark)Double circle about 1 1/2 inches high
(?) 2 (log mark)about 1 1/4 inches in size
(?) 14 (log mark)Exact size
Jan 20, 1908 Fig. "8" 1 1/2 " long. From Herman Besser) # 282