LOG MARKS ADOPTED BY Peter J. & Flora Murphy
Received for Record on Date Indicated in Date Column
Chas W. McLean County Clerk.
DATE: March 10, 1899
TO ALL WHOM IT MAY CONCERN:
This is to Certify, That Peter J. & Flora Murphy 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)[?can not read insert] of logs to be put by or for them into Thunder Bay River or tributaries for the purpose of floating or rafting or by railroad to the place of manufacture or shipment.
Said Marks have been approved by the Officers of the Boom Co.
Peter J. & Flora Murphy L.S.
Per John J Murphy
Mar. 10 (log mark) [? in size]