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ANNUAL REPORTS



OF THE



TOWN OF LEE

NEW HAMPSHIRE



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Year Ending December 31, 1958



The cover picture, of the General Store
and Post Office on Lee Hill, was taken around
the turn of the century. It was owned and
operated by Daniel E. Plummer and later
by James B. Walker. This building burned
early in January 1933, and the present build-
ing was erected that same winter.

Picture courtesy of Lee Tyler.



ANNUAL REPORTS



OF THE



Selectmen, Treasurer, Collector, Clerk,
Highway Agents and Trustees of
Trust Funds and Fire Department



OF THE



TOWN OF LEE

NEW HAMPSHIRE



FOR THE



Year Ending December 31, 1958



GEORGE J. FOSTER & Co.

Dover, N. H.

1959



N
TOWN OFFICERS

Moderator
EVERETT B. SACKETT

Selectmen
ROBERT L. KENISTON, 1959

LEONARD O. WENANT, 1960

JOHN L. RANDALL, Jr., 1961

Treasurer
FLORENCE F. CALDWELL

Collector of Taxes
INEZ E. BENNETT

Town Clerk
ANNIE B. PIPER

Supervisors
HERMAN RANDALL

GEORGE B. HILL

CHARLES A. PIPER

Trustees of Trust Funds
GEORGE A. BENNETT, 1959

WALTER W. PLUMMER, 1960

FRANK 1. CALDWELL, 1961

Library Trustees
ETHEL D. THOMPSON, 1959

FLORENCE F. CALDWELL, 1960

MARGARET V. ANGELL, 1961

Highway Agent
OSCAR R. GOOCH



Librarian
ELIZABETH GEORGE

Health
GILMAN MENTER

Police
GILMAN MENTER

Dog Constable
GILMAN MENTER

Fire Warden

LLOYD STEVENS

Tel. Oldfield 9-3827, Newmarket, N. H.

Deputy Wardens

GILMAN MENTER

Tel. Oldfield 9-3859, Newmarket, N. H.

OLIVER KENNARD

Tel. Oldfield 9-3465, Newmarket, N. H.

GEORGE A. BENNETT
Tel. Oldfield 9-3884, Newmarket, N. H.

R. CARL SANDERS
Tel. Oldfield 9-3802, Newmarket, N. H.

AARON W. CHADBOURNE, Jr.
Tel. Oldfield 9-3479, Newmarket, N. H.

CHARLES BRADY
Tel. Oldfield 9-3776, Newmarket, N. H.

Fire Chief

LLOYD STEVENS

Tel. Oldfield 9-3827, Newmarket, N. H.



TOWN WARRANT

THE STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

To the Inhabitants of the Town of Lee, in the County of
Strafford in said State, qualified to vote in Town
Affairs: (L. S.)

You are hereby notified to meet at the Town Hall
in said Lee on Tuesday, the tenth day of March, next
at ten of the clock in the forenoon, to act upon the
following subjects:

1. To choose all necessary Town Officers for the
year ensuing.

2. To raise such sums of money as may be neces-
sary to defray town charges for the ensuing year and
make appropriations of the same.

3. To raise and appropriate such sums of money
as may be necessary for the maintenance of highways,

4. To see if the Town will vote to raise and appro-
priate the sum of two hundred dollars ($200.00) for
fire protection.

5. To see if the Town will vote to raise twenty-five
dollars ($25.00) to be expended in cooperation with
the New Hampshire Forestry and Recreation Commis-
sion for the opening and maintaining of trails and
roads for forest fire protection. The New Hampshire
Forestry and Recreation Commission to provide a
matching sum not in excess of $25.00 for this purpose.

6. To see if the Town will vote to raise and appro-



priate the sum of three hundred and fifty dollars
($350.00) for the Old Age Assistance and Relief.

7. To see if the Town will vote to raise and appro-
priate the sum of two thousand five hundred dollars
($2,500.00) for the Lee Hook Road. The state to con-
tribute balance to finish the road.

8. To see if the Town will vote to raise and appro-
priate the sum of five hundred and forty-three dollars
and eighteen cents ($543.18) for the construction of
Class V highways under the provisions of the T. R. A.,
so called. The state will contribute the sum of three
thousand six hundred and twenty-one dollars and
twenty-one cents ($3,621.21).

9. To see if the Town will vote to raise and appro-
priate the sum of two thousand dollars ($2,000.00)
for Little River bridge on the Tuttle Road.

10. To see if the Town will vote to raise and appro-
priate the sum of five hundred dollars ($500.00) to be
deposited with the Town Trustees of the Trust Fund
as a capital reserve for equipment for the Fire De-
partment.

11. To see what sum of money the Town will vote
to raise and appropriate for the Fire Department.

12. To raise and appropriate for the economic ad-
vancement of the Town through publicity and promo-
tional services of the Seacoast Regional Development
Association, in cooperation with other regional com-
munities, a sum not exceeding one one-hundredth of



one per cent of assessed valuation, namely sixty-five
dollars ($65.00).

13. To see what sum of money the Town will vote
to raise and appropriate for the care of the Town
Dump.

14. To see if the Town will vote to raise and appro-
priate the sum of approximately two thousand nine
hundred dollars ($2,900.00) to defray the cost of its
share of the Strafford County Government.

15. To see if the Town will vote to authorize the
Planning Board to prepare a master plan and a draft
of a zoning- ordinance for the Town of Lee and appro-
priate the sum of two hundred dollars ($200.00) to
defray the cost of said work.

16. To see if the Town will vote to amend the Build-
ings Regulation Ordinance.

17. (Petitioned by Nehemiah R. Snell and nine
others, registered voters of the Town of Lee.)

To see if the Town of Lee will vote to continue the
construction of the Garrity Road to the Snell Road
from the Five Corners to the Hayes Road on Newtown
Plains.

18. (Petitioned by Fernand Laroche and nine
others, registered voters of the Town of Lee.)

It is hereby resolved that the Town of Lee raise and
appropriate the necessary money for and have paved
the Wednesday Hill Road from Mast Road in Lee to
the Durham line running towards the Packers Falls



Road ; and also the Jenkins Road running from the said
Wednesday Hill Road to Packers Falls Road, these to
be done on the completion of the paving of Garrity
Road.

19. To see if the Town will vote to request the
State Tax Commission to reappraise improved lands
and buildings in order to equalize all assessments with-
in the Town on a proportional basis.

20. To see what action the Town will take on stor-
ing of the Town records.

21. To see if the Town will vote to authorize the
selectmen to hire money in anticipation of taxes.

22. To transact any other business that may legally
come before the meeting.

Given under our hands and seal, this fourteenth day
of February, in the year of our Lord nineteen hundred
and fifty-nine.

ROBERT L. KENISTON,
LEONARD 0. WENANT,
JOHN L. RANDALL, Jr.,

Selectmen of Lee.
A true copy of Warrant — Attest:

ROBERT L. KENISTON,
LEONARD 0. WENANT,
JOHN L. RANDALL, Jr.,

Selectmen of Lee.



BUDGET OF THE TOWN OF

ESTIMATES OF REVENUE AND EXPENDITURES FOR THE ENSUING
YEAR JANUARY 1, 1959 TO DECEMBER 31, 1959. COMPARED WITH



Estimated Actual Estimated

Revenue Revenue Revenue

Previous Previous Ensuing

Year Year Year

1968 1958 1969



I-TIOM STATE:

Interest and Dividends Tax

Railroad Tax

Savings Bank Tax

Reimbursement a/'c Exemption of
Growing Wood and Timber

For Fighting Forest Fires

T.R.A.

Reimbursement a/c Old Age Assistance

Reimbursement — Road Toll
FROM LOCAL SOURCES EXCEPT TAXES

Dog Licenses

Filing Fees

Interest Received on Taxes and Deposits

Income of Departments :

(a) Highway, including rental of equipment

(b) Lee Librar>, Gift and Sale
Building Permits
Insurance Refunds
Advertising Costs

Motor Vehicle Permit Fees

Sale of Town Property, Adding Machine
AMOUNT RAISED BY ISSUE OF

BONDS OR NOTES:

Temporary Loan
CASH SURLUS
FROM LOCAL TAXES OTHER THAN

PROPERTY TAXES:

(a) Poll Taxes— Regular at $2

(b) National Bank Stock Taxes

(c) Yield Taxes

TOTAL REVENUES FROM ALL SOURCES

EXCEPT PROPERTY TAXES
AMOUNT TO BE RAISED BY
PROPERTY TAXES

TOTAL REVENUES



$ 1,000.00
150.00


$ 1,765.91
.29

44.55


$ 1,600.00
40.00


2,364.00
645.79


11.25

1.67

79.32

17.24


750.00
64S.18


300.00


824.79

11.00

248.70


300.00


nt

4.500.00


45.00
6.25
28.00
58.13
45.41
5,047.77
25.00

10,000.00
4,827.50


6,000.00


510.00
10.00


604.00

10.00

2,382.11


600.00
10.00


$ 9,380.19 $25,583.89 $ 8,743.18






15,740.00






$24,483.18



LEE, NEW HAMPSHIRE



ESTIMATED AND ACTUAL REVENUE APPROPRIATIONS AND

EXPENDITURES OF THE PREVIOUS YEAR JANUARY 1, 1958 TO

DECEMBER 31. 1958.

Appropria- Actual Estimated

tions Expenditures Exp€nditures

Previous Previous Ensuing

Year Year Year

1958 1958 1959

CURRENT MAINTENANCE EXPENSES:
General Government :

Tovyn Officers' Salaries

Town Officers' Expenses

Election and Registration Expenses

Municipal Court Expenses

Expenses Tovpn Hall and Other Town Bldgs
Protection of Persons and Property:

Police Department

Fire Department

Planning and Zoning

Damage by Dogs

Civil Defense
Health :

Vital Statistics

Town Dump and Garbage Removal
Highways and Bridges :

Town Maintenance — Summer

Town Maintenance — -Winter

General Expenses of Highway Department

Town Road Aid
Libraries
Public Welfare :

Town Poor

Old Age A.ssistance
Patriotic Purposes :

Memorial Day and Veterans' Associa.tions
Public Service Enterprises :

Bond and Debt Retirement Tax
Unclassififd :

Taxes Bought by Town

Advertising and Regional Associations

Employees' Retirement and Social Security
Interest :

On Temporary Loans
Highways and Bridges :

State Aid Construction — Town's Share
Payment on Principal of Debt:

(a) Temporary Loan

(b) Head Taxes

(c) Payment to Capital Reserve Funds
County "Taxes
School Taxes

rOTAl. EXPENDITURES $87,805.79 $79,747.31 $24,483.18



$ 1,400.00


$ 1,449.07


$ 1,500.00


550.00


747.78


600.00


300.00


399.96


300.00


500.00




200.00


•s. 300.00


539.22


650.00


100.00


20.00


125.00


1,975.00


1,307.95
156.70


2,100.00

200.00


100.00






10.00


10.00
20..'53


30.00




517.64


600.00


3,000.00


4,367.84


4,000.00


3,500.00


4,155.06


4,000.00


700.00


479.79


700.00


545.79


545.79


543.18


350.00


472.17


350.00




86.02


100.00


500.00


367.43


250.00


20.00


18.00
394.77


20.00


3,000.00


333.76
914.59


600.00


55.00


110.00


65.00


400.00


189.08
96.66


260.00


6,000.00




2,000.00


10,000.00


10,000.00

1,816.00

500.00


2,500.00


2,900.00


2,847.81
46,883.69


2,900.00



10

FINANCIAL REPORT

For the Fiscal Year Ended December 31, 1958
ASSETS

Cash:

In hands of treasurer $25,660.57

Capital Reserve Funds :

Lee Fire Department 500.00

Unredeemed Taxes :

Levy of 1957 85.30

Uncollected Taxes:



Levy of 1958


11,447.48


Levy of 1957


36.69


Levy of 1956


29.69


Previous Years


27.04


State Head Taxes— Levy of 1958


565.00


Yield Taxes — Previous Years


475.24


Total Assets


$38,827.01


LIABILITIES




Accounts Owed by the Town :




Lee Hook Road


$ 7,500.00


Tuttle Road Bridge


2,000.00


Civil Defense


100.00


Municipal Court Expense


500.00


Police Department


80.00


Due State:




State Head Taxes— 1958




(Uncollected $565) (Collected— not




remitted to State Treasurer $35)


600.00


Due to School Districts : balance of appro-




priation


22,719.51



11

Capital Reserve Funds : 500.00



Total Liabilities $33,999.51

Excess of assets over liabilities (surplus) 4,827.50



Grand total $38,827.01

RECEIPTS AND PAYMENTS
For the Year Ended December 31, 1958

Receipts
Current Revenue:
From Local Taxes:

Property taxes, current year

1958 $50,194.24

Poll taxes, current year 1958 504.00

National Bank Stock Taxes

—1958 10.00

Yield Taxes— 1958 2,042.23

State Head taxes at $5—1958 1,665.00



Total current year's taxes collected and

remitted $54,415.47
Property taxes and Yield taxes —

Previous years 9,084.95

Poll taxes — Previous years 100.00

State Head Taxes at $5 — Previous years 360.00

Interest received on Taxes 248.70

Penalties on State Head taxes 42.00

Tax sales redeemed 882.60
From State:

Interest and dividends tax 1,765.91

Railroad tax .29
Savings Bank tax and Building and Loan

Association tax 44.55

Fighting forest fires 11.25



12



Reimbursement a/c Motor Vehicle Road

Toll 17.24

Reimbursement a/c Old Age Assistance 79.32

From Local Sources, Except Taxes:

Dog licenses 324.79

Business licenses, permits and filing fees 11.00

Income from departments — use of grader 45.00

Registration of motor vehicles, 1957,

Permits 94.42

Registration of motor vehicles, 1958,

Permits 4,953.35

Receipts Other than Current Revenue:
Temporary loans in anticipation of taxes

during year 10,000.00



Insurance adjustments




58.13


Refunds, T. R. A.




1.67


Gifts — Lee Library and


sale




of magazines




6.25


Sale of town property- —






Adding machine




25.00


Advertising costs




45.41


Building permits




28.00


Total Receipts Other than Current Rev-


enue




$10,164.46



Total receipts from all sources $ 82,645.30

Cash on hand January 1, 1958 22,762.58



Grand total $105,407.88

Pm/ments
For the Year Ended December 31, 1958
Current Maintenance Expenses:
General Government:

Town officers' salaries $ 1,449.07



13



Town officers' expenses 747.78

Election and registration ex-
penses 399.96

Expenses town hall and other

town buildings 539.22

Protection of Persons and Property :

Police department 20.00

Fire department, including

forest fires 1,307.95

Damage by dogs 156.70

Health :

Health department, including

hospitals 10.00

Vital statistics 20.53

Town dumps and garbage re-
moval 517.64
Highways and Bridges:

To^vn Road Aid 545.79

Town maintenance (Summer
—$4,367.84) (Winter—
$4,155.06) 8,522.90

General Expenses of High-
way Department 479.79
Libraries 472.17
Public Welfare :

Old age assistance 367.43

Town poor . 86.02

Patriotic Purposes :

Memorial Day and Veterans'

associations 18.00

Unclassified : 333.76

Advertising and Regional As-
sociations 110.00
Taxes bought by town 914.59



14



Payment to State a/c Yield

Tax Debt Retirement 394.77

Employees' Retirement and

Social Security 189.08



Total current maintenance expenses $ 17,603.15

Interest :

Paid on temporary loans in

anticipation of taxes $ 96.66

Total interest payments $ 96.66

Indebtedness :

Payments on temporary loans

in anticipation of taxes $10,000.00

Payments to capital reserve

funds 500.00



Total indebtedness payments $ 10,500.00

Payments to Other Governmental Divi-
sions :

State Head Taxes paid State
Treas. (1958 taxes $1,413.00)
(Prior years $403.00)' $ 1,816.00

Taxes paid to county 2,847.81

Payments to School Districts
(1957 tax $21,483.69) (1958
tax $25,400.00) 46,883.69



Total payments to other governmental

divisions $ 51,547.50



Total payments for all purposes $ 79,747.31

Cash on hand December 31, 1958 25,660.57



Grand total $105,407.88



16

CERTIFICATE

This is to certify that the information contained in
this report was taken from official records and is com-
plete to the best of our knowledge and belief.

Date February 11, 1959

ROBERT L. KENISTON,
LEONARD O. WENANT,
JOHN L. RANDALL, Jr.,

Selectmen.
FLORENCE F. CALDWELL,

Treasurer.



SCHEDULE OF TOWN PROPERTY

Town Hall, Lands and Buildings $ 7,500.00

Furniture and Equipment 500.00

Libraries, Lands and Buildings 1,500.00

Fire Department, Lands and Buildings 5,000.00

Equipment 5,000.00

Highway Department, Lands and Buildings 2,500.00

Equipment 7,500.00

Materials and Supplies 450.00

Schools, Lands and Buildings 2,000.00

All Lands and Buildings acquired through

Tax Collector's deeds 2,000.00



Total ^ $ 33,950.00



SELECTMEN'S REPORT

Land and buildings $660,430.00

Mill buildings, land and machinery 2,000.00

Electric plants 52,403.00



16



House trailers used as dwellings


34,050.00


Stock in trade




9,050.00


Vehicles




3,000.00


Horses




1,750.00


Cows




10,965.00


Other neat stock




780.00


Sheep and goats




930.00


Fowls




3,060.00


Gasoline pumps and tanks




1,960.00


Boats and launches




300.00


Portable mills, road building,


repairing


■ and


well drilling machinery




8,700.00


Wood, lumber


:e exempi


28,475.00


Total gross valuation befoi


iions


allowed




$817,853.00


Less: Veterans' exemptions


rate is (


55,800.00


Net valuation on which tax


com-


puted




$762,053.00


Tax rate $100.00 — $8.21.






Property taxes




$ 62,259.95


Poll taxes




676.00


National Bank Stock taxes




10.00


Yield taxes




2,714.95


Head taxes




2,285.00


APPROPRIATIONS




General expenses




$ 4,530.00


Fire department




1,255.00


Forest fire protection




200.00


Town dump




600.00


State Aid construction




2,500.00


Town road aid




545.79


Tuttle road bridge




2,000.00



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Town maintenance and snow removal 6,500.00

General expenses of Highway department 700.00

Old Age assistance and relief 500.00

Seacoast Regional 55.00

Capital Reserve for Fire department 500.00

County tax 2,847.81

School tax 48,619.51



Total town and school appropriations $71,353.11
Less estimated revenues and credits :
Interest on taxes $ 100.00

Interest and Dividends tax 1,765.91

Savings Bank tax 44.55

Revenue from Yield tax 1,750.00

Dog licenses 300.00

Motor vehicle permit fees 4,500.00



Total revenues and credits $ 8,460.46



$62,892.65
Plus overlay 53.30



$62,945.95



Less poll taxes— 338 at $2.00 $676.00
Less National Bank Stock taxes 10.00

686.00

Amount to be raised by property taxes on

which tax rate is figured $62,259.95

Taxes to Be Committed to Collector

Property taxes $62,259.95

Poll taxes 676.00

National Bank Stock taxes 10.00

$62,945.95
Yield taxes $ 2,714.95



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Head taxes $ 2,285.00

SALARIES OF TOWN OFFICERS
Robert L. Keniston, salary selectman, less

F.I.C.A. tax $ 195.50

Leonard O. Wenant, salary selectman, less

F.I.C.A. tax 195.50

John L, Randall, Jr., salary selectman, less

F.I.C.A. tax 195.50

Florence F. Caldwell, treasurer, less F.I.C.A.

tax 195.50

Inez E. Bennett, tax collector, less F.I.C.A.

tax 195.50

Annie B. Piper, town clerk and auto permit

fees, less F.I.C.A. tax 430.57

John L. Randall Jr., auditor 10.00

Alice E. Dudley, auditor 10.00

Ralph Granger, building permits 21.00



$ 1,449.07



OFFICERS' EXPENSES
Wheeler & Clark, sales book and dog tags $ 20.87
N. H. Assessors, dues - 3.00
N. H. Municipal Association, dues 30.00
N. H. Town Clerks' Association, dues 3.00
N. H. Tax Collectors' Association, dues 3.00
Edward H. Quimby, typewriter and ma-
chine rental 128.00
George A. Bennett, court and mileage 14.00
Inez E. Bennett, meetings, mileage, postage 85.69
Leonard 0. Wenant, court, mileage trans-
portation 18.40
Perkins & Prescott, officers' bonds 90.66
Perkins & Prescott, bond for treasurer Fire

Department 5.00



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State of N. H., laws 3.25
Edson C. Eastman, tax and cash book 19.70
Strafford National Bank, deposit box 5.00
Sargent Bros., tax bills, envelopes 27.48
Annie B. Piper, clerk meeting, expenses 36.20
Branham Publishing Co., auto list prices 4.00
U. S. Dept. Agriculture, maps 15.75
Robert L, Keniston, postage, mileage and tele-
phone 31.45
Gerard Crawford, land survey 25.00
Robert D. Rousseau, binders 6.27
Florence F. Caldwell, bookkeeping, clerical

work, postage, telephone and supplies 172.06



$ 747.78
ELECTION AND REGISTRATION

Charles A. Piper, ballot clerk $ 30.00

Frank I. Caldwell, ballot clerk 30.00

Mary B. Carpenter, ballot clerk 30.00

Margaret Kennard, ballot clerk 30.00

Everett Sackett, Moderator 30.00

Herman Randall, Supervisor 79.55

George B. Hill, Supervisor 36.00

John M. Conlon, Supervisor 36.00

George B. Hill, checklists 36.00

George J. Foster Co., ballots 7.41

Jeremiah Smith Grange, election dinners 55.00



$ 399.96



TOWN DUMP

Ernest Menter, labor $ 406.64

Oscar R. Gooch, labor 111.00

$ 517.64



20



POLICE

Oilman C. Menter $ 20.00

TOWN HALL AND OTHER BUILDINGS

Public Service Company, electricity $ 22.86

Arthur W. McDaniel, insurance 50.00

Remington Rand, adding machine 354.60

Carter Electric, Inc., wiring town shed 82.43

Ernest W. Menter, janitor 29.33



$ 539.22



FIRE PROTECTION
Lee Fire Department, appropriation, less

F.I.C.A. tax $ 1,253.87

Lloyd Stevens, Warden, dump fire 31.98

Lloyd Stevens, Warden, Fire meeting 10,38

Oilman Menter, Dep, Warden, Fire meeting 11.72



DAMAGE BY DOGS

Wheeler & Clark, dog tags" and book
Leola C. Noble, 3 hens killed
Oilman C. Menter, killing 17 dogs at $2.00
Frank W. Reinhold, 8 sheep killed by dogs
Oilman C. Menter, dog officer

$ 156.70

HEALTH

Oilman C. Menter, health officer $ 10.00

VITAL STATISTICS
Annie B. Piper, town clerk $ 20.53



$


1,307.95


$


16.50




1.20




34.00




80.00




25.00



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SUMMER MAINTENANCE

Oscar R. Gooch $ 4,014.13

Town of Durham, compressor 10.00

Rock Asphalt Corp. 343.71



WINTER MAINTENANCE
Oscar R. Gooch
International Salt Co.


$ 4,367.84

$ 3,816.06
339.00



$ 4,155.06

GENERAL EXPENSES OF HIGHWAY
DEPARTMENT

Steve's Garage, cutting and welding $ 6.50

lafolla Crushed Stone Co., cold patch 57.60

Oliver Kennard, lumber 6.40

Edwin Kimball, welding 14.00

Dexter Layne, posts 25.00

Peggy's Country Store, gas and oil 76.43

J. E. Faltin, freight 4.70

R. C. Hazelton Co., cutting edges 140.05

Johnson Farm Supply, bolts and clamps 3.9]

Leonard 0. Wenant, gas, oil, repairs 89.33

Gibbs Service, gas and oil 46.87

Griffin Hardware Corp., 3 brooms 9.00



$ 479.79

LIBRARY

Appropriation, balance, gift, sale $ 472.17

OLD AGE ASSISTANCE
Town's share, 25 per cent payments for year $ 367.43



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TOWN POOR
Direct Relief, medical and supplies $ 86.02

MEMORIAL DAY
Dover Veterans' Council, flags $ 18.00

TAXES BOUGHT BY TOWN
Taxes bought by town $ 914.59

RETIREMENT AND SOCIAL SECURITY

State Department of Public Welfare $ 189.08

STATE AID CONSTRUCTION
State of New Hampshire, T. R. A. $ 545.79

BOND AND RETIREMENT TAX

State Treasurer

TEMPORARY LOAN
Strafford National Bank

INTEREST
Strafford National Bank

CAPITAL RESERVE
Trustees of Trust Funds, Lee Fire Dept.

UNCLASSIFIED
Marjorie E. Holmes, 158 transfer cards
George J. Foster Co., printing reports
Inez E. Bennett, advertising costs
Inez E. Bennett, 3% collecting Head taxes,

1957
Inez E. Bennett, 3% collecting Head taxes,

1958



$


394.77


$10,000.00


$


96.66


$


500.00


$


31.60




196.00




45.41




10.80




49.95


$


333.76



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COUNTY TAX
County Treasurer $ 2,847.81

HEAD TAX
State of New Hampshire $ 1,816.00

OYSTER RIVER COOPERATIVE SCHOOL

DISTRICT

School appropriation $46,883.69



SUMMARY OF PAYMENTS

Town officers' salaries $ 1,449.07

Town officers' expenses 747.78

Election and registration 399.96

Town hall and other buildings 539.22

Police 20.00

Fire protection 1,307.95

Health 10.00

Vital statistics 20.53

Town dump 517.64

Summer maintenance 4,367.84

Winter maintenance 4,155.06

General expenses of Highway department 479.79

Town road aid 545.79

Library 472.17

Old age assistance ^ 367.43

Town poor 86.02

Memorial Day 18.00

Damage by dogs 156.70

Seacoast Regional, 1957 and 1958 110.00

Taxes bought by town 914.59

Retirement and Social Security 189.08

Unclassified 333.76



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Interest 96.66

Temporary loan 10,000.00
Trustees of Trust Funds, Capital Reserve,

Fire Dept. 500.00

Bond and debt retirement tax 394.77

County tax 2,847.81

Head tax 1,816.00

School district 46,883.69



$79,747.31



TREASURER'S REPORT




Cash on hand January 1, 1958


$22,762.58


Received from town clerk :




Auto tax, 1957


94.42


Auto tax, 1958


4,953.35


Dog licenses


324.79


Filing fees


11.00


State Forestry :




Reimbursement, Wardens training


11.25


State Treasurer:




Road toll, reimbursement


17.24


T. R. A. refund


1.67


Railroad tax


.29


Interest and dividends


1,765.91


Savings Bank tax


44.55


Oscar R. Gooch, work with grader


45.00


American Emp. Insurance, Roger W. Gibb,




bridge


13.60


Merchants Mutual Insurance, George E.




Laney, bridge


44.53


Strafford National Bank, temporary loan


10,000.00



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Department of Public Welfare, recovery


O.A.A.


79.32


Ralph Granger, building permits


28.00


Lee Community Club, gift to Library


6.00


Library, sale of magazines


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