Colden C J – Skidmore Standard 1901-03-01

The following is an index entry from the Index to the Skidmore Standard, 1901.  Short entries are transcribed in the “Notes or transcript” field, while longer articles are summarized.  To obtain a copy of longer articles, contact your library’s Interlibrary Loan department or the State Historical Society of Missouri.

Last name, company name or subject:  Colden

First name:  C

Middle name or initial:  J


Article title:  An Act That Don’t Suit Us.

Notes or transcript:  Opinion piece about a bill introduced by C. J. Colden of Nodaway County that would require village boards to publish in the local newspaper a summary of the meeting minutes within eight days of a meeting. The Standard editor argued that small towns had enough expenses as it was, and that any significant news from such meetings would already be reported as news. He further argues that property should be assessed at its actual value.

Newspaper:  Skidmore Standard

Date (YYYY-MM-DD):  1901-03-01

Volume:  6

Issue:  45

Page:  4

Column:  1