LOG MARKS ADOPTED BY O. V. Stephens
Assigned to Eales Bros. & Co., Feb. 2, 1901
Received for Record on Date Indicated in Date Column
Robert H. Rayburn County Clerk.
DATE: January 28, 1899; May 21, 1900
TO ALL WHOM IT MAY CONCERN:
This is to Certify, That O. V. Stephens of Alpena 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 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.
O. V. Stephens L.S.
Jany 28/99 (log mark) Letter S 1 1/2 inches long
May 21 (log mark) Letter about 1 1/4 inches long