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Washington, D.O.,

May 24, 1911.





Your Committee, appointed to draft a Constitution

and By-Laws, would respectfully submit the following, with the

reomomendation that they be adopted as the Constitution and By-Laws

of this Association.




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FLOBIDA EVEhRmADES HOME BUILDERS, ASSOCIATION

OOaSTITUTOH AD BY-LAWS


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ARTIOIM I.



ahk ,aM of to h .s mseAuttioa sall be *th *aer"da Zieraladaa.

Home Builderst Assoeiation .


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Object.

The object of this association shall be to enlarge the knowledge,

increase the effectiveness, and otherwise further the material interests

of the buyers of lands and builders of homes in the Everglades of

Florida, and to assist them in establishing, in that territory, a cormuni-

ty based upon the principles of justice, brotherhood and cooperation.



Membership.
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Any buyer of land in the Everglades of Florida shall be eligible

to membership in this association.


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OfficTrs.

Sec. 1. List: The officers of this association shall consist of

president, vice-president, secretary, treasurer and editor.


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tlg by a majority vote of members present and in good standing.

Sec. 5. Terms!" The term of office of each officer Mhall be one year;

provided, that any officer may be removed at any time on thirty days'notice to

the membership by a majority vote of the members present at a regular or called,

meeting.

Sec. 4. Vacanciest Vacancies may be filled at any meeting by a majority

vote of the members present.

Sec. 5. Duties: The president, or, in his absence, the vice-president,

shall preside at all meetings of the association, and serve as its general ad-

ministrative and executive officer. The secretary shall keep the minutes of


the receipts and expenditures for the year.

The editor shall notify members of t~o meetings of the association



Meeting.

The meetings shall include annual, regular and special/



Amendments.

84e. 1. eotice: To amend this Constitution and these By-Laws, notice

must be submitted in writing at the meeting next preceding that at which the

proposed amendment io to be voted upon.

Sec. 2. Vote: The vote of a majority of those present, the number

present to be not less than twenty-five a*er members, shall be suffinea

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Initiation fe ea Dues"

The initiation fee in this aSeotatien shall be one dollar ($L.00)
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This Constitution and these Br~ aws shall become immediately effeo-

tihe among those adopting the same heznever that number shall equal twenty*
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Any buyer of land in the Everglades of Florida may become a member

by subscribing to the Constitution and Bylaws, and paying the initiation

fees and dues prescribed therein.
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Initiation Fee aadDues.

The initiation fee i4 this assecatiA e hall be one dollar ($.00).

r'bth e w' ich fee dal tolt

Sfor the first gear aeding with the next annual meeting .

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ARTILI IV.

Voting,
Office Holding,
Speaking.
The right to vete, hold off ice and, partiedpate in the discussionsin

any meeting shall be restricted to members who have paid their inittiaon due ,,.

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Sleetings.

SBc. 1. Annualt The annual meeting of the Assooiation shall'be h4l4.

en the first Wednesday in May.

Se.o 2. Regular: Regular meetings shall be held at least once each

month, the day and place to be determined by the association.
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S/Seoct.3t Iecesse On vote of a majority of those present at a regular

S .. nsetinzg adjoewonnw t ay be bad for a period aot to exceeds eight webi.

Sec. 3. :.BSG ial On petition of seeen members in.good standing, handed

him five days previous to such meeting, the President shall call a special meet-

ing for the transaction of business, to be held at auch time as petitioners may
Notice of
specify. Aluch specipf meetings shall be sent to .ll member in good standing*

ArTIOI /y

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3ederato.ea
T li association will eloine' federation with ether orgaTisatit "oe et

Everglades land buyers for the promotion\ the cemon interests of all conoered.


gles of Order.
The rules oentainlt iihebrtes -les of Order sUt. govern thip association
in all cases to which they .4 applioafle, and in which they are -mt inaonsistemt
S with the By-Laws of this asebsiatin.
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' : (56) 9as in' l Beach -Cou. ty Florida is' eligible o .i
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We, tihet underaigned, hereby asotciaote .oqurelvels '
.as follows:

S .. AC: The. -name of this association shall'be
the .Okeeo uar Guarahen tyAsoiment Aon. ev- -. 5 ,

.payment' for which has not other we-of beean provided n e.ara ta :
Sditin nammetS the northAhaf- o.f se.8s.iift tt an r f ve



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S6, as-t, in P'ai ...'B.e .b o..--C doul i i. erida ele.. '.. '.'o.
f.rmhmbieship in this Aseociatiod






Aocia.tion- hereby., ag e'e, th. ,ach. other, a -." a. .".-, ".. ,.* "- .
-.r .- OJECT: .ki.e,.objec.t 'at his As'sociation' shall
eto guarantee -the' payments for eahe Compa- y. '. ".:. :
payment -'for which has not otherwise been provided .for,
Sin i the said Oleelanta Additio (m&om atr), -.
S,. MS.OF TPURCiHASE.O Po.an hePR P trAbt in
...,t said Okeelant .. Addit nc ..'b NovQ :d.e'oci""Jb. '
u. underr the-.terms of this. agreementt -it .may.t, .oeii.ec"ary-
.. ,.: .. fr,:this A sociatio to .purohs.e, the.d ,ieiairs -.ft g .'....
*; rAso '.Aociation.'hereby, agree 'with'each other, 'and : n inXz.
-ili, manager'-of. the 6'Oaelanta Setttlemnnt Company' to .
.' .; .pay the- followi-*g p:ri 'p .es d"nd n "modreZ:'.


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TOS.E rpLL AND 'JE MOOUL OUWE
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( tWsB Ind beftweem Whoa E.Will,Fnrst Party,and Ias MarCallough,


gwITrassen thatfor the period or tiroo months9beftwsmp oa July mS,
PtL a will have tho use ora first P arlyu crEsa tractor,

S Sit'8cor earty rl 'mae all fhtu oare and nantita in saf egarding tie
s 4alnaes anid laplantas from da ago anid lossant will make all ordinary
reOpais uapM tem without charge;

That, ror any dunmag or loos msif ferd by thLa itleo in his otnrgcaSl-
nary wear andtear eaSepto4dSooau? iart9 uill be finanaglly rcspswbaltle

4 That,cn the last day o each month,mBseoond't- will pay ferjst 'arty
I re Dollalrs 4$(0) pera day for ceaah day in lflihb the sald tractor has
bo I.n In ta


That a Mrueoia n of fitteen (lM) dayz; of use for eioh oatwf will be coamtea.


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abaore depealtal the rate Dollars (0) per ae 2 an
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for all land disoed.-

set1y d f ( Blowedyd9isee aetro) ama at 2t1 erty to withpa tae
d^peatt parle I bhave ftrst written the ubobee H4= Mafal S rase& () ,iaaienS. ., I P





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CHARGES
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PLOWING$--New Land WO
Old 7.50
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Thomas E.Willand Ernest e.Perrint and Louise C. Perrin
is wife.
IRI AGOEiBJ"EI by and between Thomas E.Willlirst Party and Ir-
pwst E.Perringr and .ouiteo .. Perrin his wife, second party.
JITHBSSET, That said First Party will plow,furnish andplant seed
caei and,give all necessary care including cultivation and weed-q
illingdvring season,to insure proper growth of crop till hsrvest
tract purchased by Second Party it Tract 0.41.Sec.35 T.44 S.
.36 ..Palm Beach timenty,.a., for the sin of Twenty-Five Dollars
(25.00) per. acre;oane to be planted in go cd.wormanlike manner,
ix (6)'feet apart;
That First Party will harvest crops from above tract,dispose
f samp to best financial advantage for Second Party,either
y selling cane as seed,or manufacturing it into siru~,and will"
a.rket such crops;
That,if made into sirupand sold First Party will receive
ifty per cent (50%) of net proceeds fhm sale of.such creps,aaft
ll deductions are made for necessary labor for cutting and hauliSL
o mill,balance of proceeds to be resntted to Second Party; '
That,if sold for seed,lirst Party shall receivwfor his work >
a. agPntfive per cent(5%).of-net proceeds. Should further expen
e incurred ,as in.handling said crops,it will be borne by Seconda
arty,but 5o further charge will be made by First Party;
First Party will remit to Second Partyby check,drafteo rmgn
y order, Second Partyls share from sale of seed cane or sirupp,
a above,presenting itemized statementsshowing all expensea,ini.
luding all receipts for money paid for the handling and marketing
f such crops;
That,on request of Secondparty;First Party will handle. sub-.:
sequent crops of sugar cans from bbove field,as follows:--
First Party will fill in,where,necessary,missing hills
of cane, and keep iown weeds,and bScond Party will payy all
costs of above;
S,"* First Party will do such work ,properly, atosuiomery
cost tor seed and labor,and will market crop,as aboveto bet
advantage;
For such service,Yirst Party will receive Five per *
cent (5%) of net proceeds,and will report and remitas abor
to Second Party;
Deductions made in drternnining net proceeds shall it-.
clude cost of making sirup,and shippingg and selling same; '
That,on sixty days written note. Second Party may cancel
his contract,but ,in no cqse,ehall First Party be deprived of his
hare of npt proceeds from first cropproviding he has carried out
.i his obligations under said contract;
That,should Second Party decide to plan. any part of above
ract in daheens,First Party will plant samn on terms and con-
itions above set forthreceiving fifty per cant (50%) of net pro-
meeds; o c
s 2h'. should Secid )Party decide to plan any other crop
h-CPe 0o eern.'k will pay any excess in cost thereby incur-
-"' First Party Okeelent,Fla., March, 6,1920. *


Second Party,Chicago, ll., March- ,1920.
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Theanas 3.Will and Qtaorgs 1.nderson


1HI3 ACM .WS2iIR, by fnL betwoan Thomaser A.Will.,frat Party,"nj eaorg EH.
*rson, 'aoaond Perty,
ITIME~BSiTH,Thnt asi,. First Party will plow,furnish and plant semdi
anW,and giv- all nfons 'ary crerIncluding cultition and wading,
irinnseasean,to insurA prop r growth of crop,till hnrvest,on tract
S arch-hsed by Second 1rFrty in 'or-ct 30.41,3ec.35,T.41 .R.56 J.,in
Aim nB:ch Covnty,ffl'.,for tlh.r' iu of '.wenty-Five Doll- r ( C$25.00
or ear;oC-n,- to b' planted in good,workennliks mlnn-r,nix (6) ftei
pqrt;
That First Prarty will harvest crops from "bove troat,dis.
one of srome to bhat fiAmnoi il. :dvnnt ?e for Second Party,eithe.r bY
selling onn- am serad,or mninufrnoturing it into airup,and will mnrkor
uah orops;
Th'9t,if made into sirup,and sold,First Party will rromiva
ifty p-r antU50,.) of net prooeadc from such eorpp,ftor all decu.-
ion- ar' mhd for no so-'ary 1-bor for outtine and hriuling to mill
alanco of proc* ds to be reaitted to d3oond Party;
'hat,if sold for so-d,Yirst Party shall rncnv,,for his wor.,
ag*nt,five rer cent 185) of not proceeds. Lhi-uld further ex-
enae be incurred,as in handling seid crops,it will b. born, by se-J
nd P-rty,but no further oharge will be maoa by First Party;
That firstt Party will remit to 8econf Psrty,by check,dr.ft, money order,3iconz I'artyle shrir. from sami" f send canPor airup,
s sbove prossentin it muized statnoants, ahwiniall poensas,includi
11 raoeipts for monay pnil: for hs'ndling and mnrketing salh crops
That,on request of ;Jecond PRrty,'irst. Pnrty will handl- sub
aquent crope of sugar canr from above fltld,,s follows:--
first Party will fill in,whaer neoessary,misa ing hills
of a aznd rc-p down weods,apl 8eoond "arty will p-y all
coat of above;
First Pfrty will do vuch work properly,nt custom ry
cost for saedd and 1-bor,and rill mnnrkct arop,s "bove,to
bett adv-ntren;
For such fervio*e,'irst -Party will receive Pive pr c.nl ,
(5%)of noj prooe-ds,and will report andr1tnit,qs -bove,to
second Party;
Deductions mnd- in dt,-rmining net proce-di sh',ll ir.-
elude coat of making sirup,'ind shipping Snu selling name; J

Th-'t,on si y dlty'' written notice, Second Plrty iary ooncel
t is contrict;but'An no caae,shll ."'irat Party be deprived of Mti
hare of net p o*w i from first aropproviding h-* carried out
11 his obli tions nder anid contr-ot;
Tht, would .;Jeand Pirty decid, to plant -ny .rirt of 'tbove
rnot in,4 ene,First P.-rty will plant s..im on term anu condi-
ions q st fortijre* vin& fifjy per oarnnt50)of net prooe-'da)
.. I?.nt, houl e 6nne Party deoide to pl at siw othsr orop
n' or d ons/ne will p y any exoes in coat thereby in-

F Pirst Party Okelelianta, la., 'arch 6,1920.
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3Sec 8ond Party Chicago, ll. r rch/ 920.

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Theaita A..vll and William Pobert Oliver Cromwell.


J* TT 1 R fl'-ui.(4T, by nai betwn Thri or.m a .'til.if rt Plrty, -and
Willi-am...Robert 'Oliver,Cromwell, second party.
*IlTa! UTLII10:tiIt 91l ,. avir.t i'mrtj will plow.furnishi and plant sepr
n*aanrld livj all nTwoe 'ary o9r-*,iao1ludin: oiultivbion andi wn-ding
.r1in seao n,to insur- prop -r gro th o" croptill hnrvotaon tr;;
vrch -it's by "-aoend airty in 'rict 30.41,3e.5,JST.4' :3.,11.3G .,in
slm .;nch ovlnty, fl.,for I *' stm of ';wernty-;i've Doll-r',. L 4S.i00.
wer *or-aoin' to b-- pl.ntrd in go.d,work...niiken unn-r,,ix (6() f.
Nort;
lhalt '"irst jarty will carvi.n.;t oropn from r.;l*'ov- tr-.ct,dis-
otS vi a-tr. to oe-'t finci' d-n e fgor eUori .rtyL...&thmr b
.el1inJ o.In.- -i i-'d,.r ,I3-nutf--ot vrin it into airup.,rvi will Mqrik4
r.oah crcpe;
I tto,; t .fud .',iLj ctru., ". 1 :ol.,"'arnt "nrt;r ill r 'a ..v'*
ifty p'-r o'n'ACQ,;j of nfT; proceeds friAti ouch aroppDPfotrar al dcut
ioni a_-- m for nneac 'tr.' 1 C' o. -it ; afl .I "1 ,;.. it4 :j 1 ,ill
1 ".lao- of ,r o do ii cU" -L .'.,ittaC t t:rond rlty;
'hthit.Vi3 al.J fu' n" -Q1Atrit 1'ilt' sh I? 'n Iv*, 4r rie a *,
.7.,; rat,t'lvi' p:r cant S6;J of nat rmio'olf. 'li?.ld foprViiy rx.
J n e i ix&ctr ':'d,.' : i.. trndlJi ni ,i rot '..ill born'. by'
ndi P-rty bit io f rri,.h -. o i,-.; ,'-.i-1. b .;..u ., ;'i:', ..'r ..,
iL.- t -Irst ; rt; ?:ill.. y.v.r iu *t *.v 'coof ; 3 ri:r,l1y ohuat,i'ra':, a'
Sonmy order,..;Cono : .: aty' a O;li i t'ruia uti... -, t .' rp, r :i ruyp
;. above,nrasentlng it -i ad at. itNai ~,t'ihi, uhruwiafiil ar, n.inaluxJldi
11 r -ipt for ToQUo y p'Ai fo. i udli.'. .1i : r."-' *:. .:. "r}hZ oroprt
7Tht,on requvat of "oionid "'rty' 'nrft Pl)rt,,- ryill hail..' a'do-
*queLnt ropif of agar c0;i,- Tfroz ?'Uv u fild, s ful l'' .iw:-
#firwt Prf.rty will 1fil' in, L.tii c, .r3, ,'ary.,iris ilw;ii ill'.s
o'"r o n-w, ,nd -,r i-p do,-.rn y. ii ,!j., -r; iS' o 'no 1 i ,y wiy ll ; 41 ll
coo L o4f above;
.larut j -jrfy "ill Bt1di 47d *'o:tl *.^o :'rXt'.- r- urt uLton'yr
oot for so9 u iani I bor, 'n *n.ill iark tl.: Cro3,"g 'bov',to
best advnrlif-ln;
,o, evch qarvlcae,V-irut, PJnrty will receive .liv p.r oon,
(':)oo nm*a **iroo*dslnd 1.2-ill rpcryt nnirlomit, ;r 'b',va,to
ji.cond P *rty;
ijeduotion-i rT- d -i 1 d- t-~t'rlminl rT nr-' proce-dT nh 11 in.-
clide cost o' im.lrkirgr ,irv3,o3 k !5ipnin 11.''! %n llingu saene;

.ri*,ofn tixty d y"' "nilt!in notloie, '"eoond .''rty may cancel
t i' oontr ot;but, i no cRae,*a,h-ll .J.lrt JP-,rty no deprived of rtic;
hnrm of net proio *' frTom first crop,providl ng 'i- htn' oi', r.c d out
11 hiu oblig, ,oiv inder s-;itl contr-ot;
Th't tl. uld eoond P;-rty deciLde to pl -nt zny ;. -rt of' 'bve
rrot in c( /,lSh s-,;'iSrat P1 -rt:y will pI'lrt Pri *r *n tnT I *nl (undi-
10'it.; Ov'.i, 4 rthS,4r4 virv fiffy p"r n-ut, 50'J)of no. prona den
S ,hot1io ;Oo l.).,r1.'tyJ dilcidrt to "I -nt iry oth-r orop)
,, .. or d n, ill p-y y n ,xao '"ia cost th're,-by liri-

r f 2A C z e Zoirat farty 1-- Ol nttio.., M"rolh E,9:0.


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C ''~ .P RACT


For l:..:in ;, e edi:.:', eto, cove. o:. ca until ; r tve "
B.. di.aosiition as eof:cfieo b lc..':-

'R. THOC. E. "ILL of O FFLA.TA, F"LRIDA hereaft-r known
ae party of th. fir.-t ,.-rt .r.j "R. EPN ST F. PvPRIN of
'PACt EIDGE, ILLINOIS, as part; of thIl second r- rt.

Party of the first r rt rcee to low, furnish j-. ;l.-int
evd cane, not later than Dec rr:cr 31st, .191, ad i- all
necessary c- .ir, cEuch :a cultivation, killin- of e-ede, r during
t'e, season, to insure nercr.or growth of cror until harvest, on
l..rnd knonAr as lot 132 in Section 3b, T-44, S R-36 E, near
Ski'eelatnt in ..iJr Be-- h County, Florida, t-r the fa.r of t. -ty
five doll:ir ( : 0o.') r acre

C_;ne to be plante in rc'-s in -co.i work:.-%.nlike .Tnnor,
six feet frart.

Party of t', first part :.irees to h11arvet crors front! above /
n cntione'.4 lot, n: i.c d.iepose. of sa:.i.e t he best financial
advanta.,e f.r-.,rty of the second part, either by sale of cans
as seed or manufacturing of cine into syrup, aloo e'arketijn of
aeu- crops.

If "tade into syrup ..*d L.rketej, 'artty of the first p.-rt
saill rec .-ive Cor on:: h:if (1/4) of tl.~ net proceeds from sale of
suah crops after all deductions are ra.'l for necess-ry labor
for cutting" :-.n haullr., to mill, balance cf proceeds to Le
remitted to the party c the second part.

If sold for seed, tried pirty of first -art shall receive
(i. of the net proceeds as his ahare for acting as agent. No
further cO:-r'e 'i 1 i. 'U- ade by :,'rty of the firot -'irt, unless
thWre should be labor involved in tre :iai, lin.- of euch crope,
.'i.ereLy, such expanse woul Lb borne uy the party of second '
ar t.

Party of the first nart ..greee to remit to narty of the
second p.-rt, check, draft or money c.r.or, covrrir:., for the
sAle of au';--r cane for seed, syrup or other pruposee within
thirty (S3G days, subse.";ent to dA-tP of sale, presenting
itemized statements, shciin;l all exrencsc,. including receipts
for all mor ey paid for t-he haridlins -nd m.arketing of such
C :'Ops.

At option of prrty of the second cart, thief contract can
Leco ,,null nd void, sixty ( a0y) days after writtenn notice
to this effect.


Agreed & A c_.oed


Par.t c t. r=t ..o..t

Witness n /I7,-
A-r.ed & Accerted


-? rtLy a' tlhe e co,ic r-'t.

Witneae A -ss



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G R Z U NT T

between

i'r-Shfe. ill, party of tho first part, 1n

-^ G''- LcC_ _prty of ti-e second pirt.

his agreement between L'ie sbove two parties,

I'TI T-, '''at, r a N .: L='ent to i *oL;ri-.:; 'Vata~t .al tile
parties as s:iecified above, nij c;ntractct i;ni n-i ntitledl
"For plowin t, so*dinri, etc, cov rlFg 0 o r* until ;or-rst, and
dis 'sition aS enecitie-. hblow.I" nd dated Octob3' let, 1919;
avid hereaftqs r called "the first contract", ti se sgild nartis
iherebpiy agree;

That, should a*id saaoTn] virty qso desire, a-id firfsti 3%rty
will handle svhsbaeqsnt crops or Vi.;&-ir oane n nte-sttd under z:i,
first contract, end on tOL. following. terms;

'iaid second party will pay co8t, if IiJy, of cr-plAntil 4
fillingig in"), should some ;t rci'quired, of misvjsi' IJaoeaae in
rows of eiugr c',n on a.ove menationSj land, sv-cifid i:,- firsC
contract, 3nd cost of keepin, do~i weeds.

Said first party will see tf'tL nco e work is pro--rly
don-, at customary local :.':ir for siad ca ne 3rd L-soor, id
will mark-t crop, as aI.-:o nPntioed i0 rir t cjn'trct, to :lOat
TdvYnnt r ge*..

For this service, snid party of t-i-* ir3t ar, will
receive flv- ,'r cent (5%;) of not proo'eds otf c-,' r9i3ed on
said land; -ind will a vve sid ecor!d party'j* ohck, wiw ats'atemAnit
as stipulated in said firit :ontrict, mailed to hira.

..wduetions mqade in detrmfinating Liu n't prooaejd, shall.
ijicludi. la covt of mrasrufctcuriocy, syrup, ilnd of s3ppiiL 911d
selling eamne.

3aid second party's right to cancel said fir'r. 3ontr aot
s'nLll, in no ose operate to deprivp uia d flrst purty of Hii3
etiars of n"t nrol,,eds, of firat crop, providing; all terrs of-
cor ti-.t *.ro carrid mot.

j:hould a-id second o rty jesir- to plant any parotian of
t;i' saiov' trcat in dasheens, amid firt nprty nh-arb ahtaeeS
to p3ant tho dna)te~s on the samin t 'rs nJ,0 oonJitions
aspcified in tre first cuonLr-atfar su ar o-tne, ree-.cviblin fifty
percent (50%) of ttoie not nroceeds.

Sioiuild second party desire to ol*nt any ot i.r crop t-nul
8g a-r c-n" or dor QohkeenB, io !eire ,-y agrees La pa; any exceso3 in
coat tucoreuy incurred.

Ajr-ed so apg t ad

Agrad Accepted

PYt -rt
P7rty o~ tiip second :purt. i / 0
iit tnes_.a aA-o fe j--3 j

Witness r- (^ .te 1^ ^ -;,l:..- ,1' / '"e


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CC:;TP3.CT


For r-lowvinp, aeedi-ira .', etc, cov-rin:;, c rr; unt'i n-rv.-.t,
and diR.O iltiior u as eOCii ed b'.c1:- t'


'r.. THiO'. E. TILL of 0K -LL TA, FIORIDA hireaft-r Lnc.n
ias ..:rt of t.hl; first t art an ... C,.rE.. E. A;,DERSON of
Ci;lC.O.0, ILLTI.IIS, a. rtty of t- sa:-cor' nart,

P.rty of tiie first -art g5reee to -low, furniir. atr -lant
eeed cane, not lat-r thba. Dec-.rber 31dt, 1919, and qive all
necessary c, r-, suc,, as cultivation, killing of weeds, Juring
ti,e se-son, to insure propn:r growth of crop until harvest, on
lai:d knoin as lot -.33 in Section 35, T-44, S R-36 E, near
Okeel.jnta in PAL- Beach County, Floridi, for the sum of twenty
five i ll (r. .~ r acre.

C ne to be planted in rows in :;:;d .-Lrkmanlike :.~:r-nr,
six feet arart.

Party of th.. first :--rt .-gree to harvest crops frc..- abcve
r.entionrei lot, an to ;iOeces. of ea;r' to the best fia cial
adv..nt..ge f'or rty of the seccn~i .rt, either by sale of cane
as seed or manufacturir-. o f crn irto sy up, leo -arket;.- of
a'i.ch Crop,

$f V ..Ade into si,"p -,.r 1 ar :tes, party of the first ;art
shlAll receive l; or on- hA-lf (1/2) of ther net rrocea.l from sale of
suc crors after all deductionsr are nade for necesoury 1 Lor
for cutting n... haulir,. to mill, balance of proceB'.1s to be
rearitted to the party of the mecon3i f.rt.

If sol.-' for seed, the rart. of first T'art shall receive
5-. of tihe net prcceede as his s.are for actin ase a ent, o
furth-r ci.ar ,e will L' .-,ade 'by party of the first part, unless
teorc sehculd L.- labor involved in t'r han1.1in of such crop, /
wLerety, b:L.1h expense .:.o.uld c bonre .y thie pirty of second
rart.

Party c- the first part a~;rees to re.it to party ol the
se~,cind part, check, draft or roeey orer, coverin-,, for the
sale of Er -,r cane for seed, syrup or other purpose within
thirty (SC) days, subsequent to datc' of sale, presenti,,z
itemized Btateirents, nho:kin alI expe;:ae-, includir: receipts
for all mronr piid for the handlinii- ':i mark.-cti" of ech
o OPS.

At option of rarty of tlih seco-.'d ;art, this contract cnr
tbecosr null and void, sixtt (60) days i.fter written notice
to this effect.


jArejd 8 Ac- eried



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Agrced & Accepted Wtn



- Par oL, ui l,- secon.'i r rt.


Witness


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tir. Tho. -. VAill, purl.y of LF0 firsLt airt, -ad

g ot prty of L:l0 *Con4d part.

.his afrmnisnt between L'ii bove tio osrt4is,

1Wc,'44131t5i T'har as S t ')l-vtenet to nq '.oltr9tA sta<* th.n
lArti a a 'jj c, n if ii Le'-Qdqif Ii L :.r a'tit I dt
*1'or plIin o, cd-i ;~, *Lc, cov rlv icg osre r.' ti.l ir-rt, ,:i
di ,Ilsit.io e1 q sqfc1Pifled -hlo'r," rind doted a-,tohb-'e rt., 1919;
-: 3 r-eft*rr OirtDLd 4th_ firit contractt, t*s e *alid pwirtio-
horel-?.y asrpe;

'Jsat, should a-cid cw)r4cn:3 pinrty ns d.s'irt, amiid Lir-t ,art:y
will h-ndil'e Ssuebquant crops .af ivr,-r one a i itied undi-r i'
first ontra, t, A nd on Li- followl-i; tormo;

aird second onrty will psy oat, I' .y, of r.Pa-at til'
C("fillig in"), ati.ild sn t r wirPd, o ala l s> acl i
rowa of Iar cna n a ove inQLs nLlle- nd, woe~fltadid i fir
contriet, ~ind cuat ot' kmrpin- 'o-vn woads.

did firt party 111 s9ee t-r r wg-of Iocrk ii ira-t'"iy
dona, at austorasry local .-oir'- ror a**d a -0;, i; i v.o, T'ii
will :?,Lwrk-t4 crop, sa ar ovi *r."i.'i ;J i- tir*t *jn-.-fti., a-o :JriT
qdvqnt 'ieu.

,-r this service, 8- 11j p rty oif L-" i .i ., -Vill
ravc'i v- fir- :,ar cPiL (5CZ) r'f net prea3pds vC 43' r-i ai-ed ..xi
aid lsind vn.. rjill :-v* an!ii di;sc):id -rlirtyj'3 O.'mLak, iV. it Att.it-it
as stipnlat4d in auiiJ jir a ori rat, tafitd to hiira.

seduations mado in datfnlinatina tu' leat 3ro3-id8a, h)L.-3l
itclui ;o .L C r*a' i r) e :cturi; y.nrp, :aid of ardljw "-3
*elUing asqna.

3aid seajnd pnrty's right to c1o'il nail fltr, .JUjsrt4t
s-nll, in no as* opr" LPe to JDriv a i-I -1irnt -rt.f yf iin
arl'rr" of n-t nmro.on-ds, of fir't cGop, parvidin. all tyrsn of
Conir-i-t ar- carried out.

SeMould aiid second -rrty lam.irv to pl'-nt n.y ,3or.i i1 of
tiem .)ove tri-tt in dasheensa, Bsid ftir-' p~rty i.eroj agkrn* ,
to plant thM daasi-aes on the smime L*tr7a inid o'l i iioat
'proifjiu in tei --irst -;.lr>tfr tt.?r on-s, r'iviiu fCl'fi.yJ
percertt '5Oc:) of tia* niit !rodeopds. 4

;iold Ucu 1J rtjy idestr' L .iLUnt 'a;. '. ir r.y Lai
st;ug.r o'Jr or &.iaIi f ls uLa C;'. y3 1 r4 e La i '-1 2n/ #X-'F' 1a 11
cost t-tre;y irciurr-d.

'gred ri aC p iA /d
Agreed & Accepted


&$e P << dtPrt y o4 1 fitlr 1'
0/p-arty oF the second paart.
Witnpsa
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CONTRACT

For ploin:, se9-din et cc, rir.- c r: until harvest,
an.. :i..-poition as sr.-cifiej. bL low:-

MR. THOSE. E. WILL of OKTFLANTA, FLORIDA hereafter known
at3 rarty of th.. first :.-rt ic..t MR. FR.I:K P. T 'T'.mN of
EV.'.ITON, ILLINOIS, ase arty of the accon3 pjrt.

Party of th-- fir-.t part .igracs to plo:., furnish n plant
seed cane, not later than Deceurrer 31st, 1919, a~J ,ive all
naceeaery care, such as cultivation, *..11)I- of .'. e, .Luring
the season to insure proper growth of -rop until harvest., on
land kno,',n as lot P34 irn Section 35, T-44, S R-36 E, neAr
Okelant. in oDal Beach County, Florida, for the sum: of t:.wnt
five -follrs ( 2..) ,r cre.

C.ne to be pl-inted in ro,~ sr ocod -.crk anilike marier,
six feet apart.

Party of the first '-rt green to h.rvest crops from above
mention 1 lot, an i to dispose of- s-rr '.c th3 beet fin-nci.l
advantage for party 01 the second part, sther i.y sale of c.-ne
as seed or mrnufactu-rin; of cane intc %yrup, also mark-'"cint of
auchi crops.

If made into syrup an.' rrarkted, ;r rty 6f th first i. rt
shi 11 rec'Jive 50' or one h;.lf (1/2) ow the net proceeds from sale of
such crops after all deductions are- na-lie for necessary l .or
for cuttin-. :-nd h -uli-. to mill, b.Alince of proceeds to .e
r-m.rtte'5 tc the -rty of th. second -.rt.

If sold for seed, the party of first part shall receive
5' of the net proceeds as his sh;ire for ;ctinv as agent. No
further charge will be ?made by rarty of the first '-:rt, unless
there should be labor involved in the h.a::~ilnr. of such crops,
Aherety, such expense .,ouli be borne c-' the party of second
part.

Party of th-. fir.t part agreess to remit to r- rt. of the
acco .1 part, check, draft or money orier, covers, for the
sale of sugar cane for seed, syrup or othir purposes within
tiirty (30) d-ys, subse .uent to d-tc of sale, presentin-
itemizeJ stat;-ernts, s hc.,in- all expanses, including receipts
for all noney raid for the ha-n..ling and rarketint of ouch
crope.

At option of party of the second p -rt, this contract can
becor:e null, anid voil, sixty (CC) days aft:-r written notice
to this effect.

Agreed & Ac~ept.ed
.~-.


A.rnd & Accented Party of the firnt part.
Witnesse_______

Party of the second p-rt.

i tneesa______________

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A R F T

between

Mr. ThoE. E. Will, p-irty of th.- first part, and

party of the second pArt.
This agreement between the *-bov, two parties,

WITNNESFTH, Th it, :i* a upl'-frent to a contract between the
parties as sa-icifi'j acv-., said contract .sing entitled
"For plo-.ing, seeding, etc, coverir--' care until harvest, and
disposition as e ecified below." -.Lnd datted Otob.-r let, 1919;
and hc. ,e-fter c killed "the tirst contr .ct*, these said parties
hereby agree;

Th;t, should' s id secciJ r rty Jo desire, said first rarty
will handle subsequent crose of sugar cane planted under the
first contract, and on the following terms;

Said secon.- p.rty will nay cost, if any, of r--planting
("filling in"), shoul:1 e5avre be re-: vred, of mie-in- races in
roAs of tu.,r C.'ne on abov3 mentioned l..nd, specified in first
contract, and cost of keeping. doon weeds.

Said first party will see tL-t above -ork is properly
done, at customary loc-il charge for seed cane and labor and
will market crop, as above rentionei in first ccntr:.ct, to beat
advantage.

For this service, said party of the first part, will
receive five per cent (5L;) of net. proceeds of cane raised on
es d land; and wil hLave e-i d second rarty's check, with statement
as *tipulatajl in said first-contract, failed to hr...

Deductions made in determrinatinr, the net proceeds, shall
include the-coat of manufacturrin: syrup, and of shipping and
selling same.

Said second party's ritht to cancel said first contract
shall, in no case operate tc deprive eai firnt -arty of his
share oi net proceeds, of first crop, providing all terirs of
contract are carried out.

Should said second narty desire to plant any rorti6n of
the aoove tract in dasheene, said first party hereby agrees
to plant th- da-heens on the ear'e terms and conditions
specified in the first contract for sugar cane, receiving fifty
percent (50C) of the net proceeds.

Should second party desiro to plant any other crop than
su;ar c-ne or daeheenes b,' hereby n ra-s to --y .ny excess in
cost thereby incurred.

Agreed & Acce-sed


Agreed & Accept-d .
7 L. o Party of the first part.

P rty- -e!--; he sec-n part. Witness.


Witness.

Date
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Wa hin-- t..)n, I. C. .Iovn..iber r.rd 1 i11.


This contract entered into this ord o;, of !ove.1 r,

1911, between The Evei. .,dsas F.ir.,in; A.sociJr. inn, of WvLshington, I.C.,

Party of the First Part, and Herman _. \alker, of Fort Lu-llIder.Jc-.',

Florida, Party of the Second Part, WI Ti'.-2.1'2::

1st. onr,..t Pe ioJd; hi t.vo parties aforesa.ia i..:r. 1-:

obli. ;.te themselves, as hereinafter vide, f. or th .-rio be in-

ning November 3rd, 1911, and ending Octc,.-.-r 1-t., 1.!]..

2nd, Lar-.,: The party of the fir t r.art a r:.:.:- t.- f r.;rrrisl-

to the xxmiv nA i-rty of the second part, for the said *.ontr at ,erioi,

the usz of the following descri-.e- l. : -.'i thi;. t;'-thre.e ar.

thirty-four (33 and Ji) in section 2'', to.v.hp FJ th, L ri.

east, in Dade County, Florida, beinr: t.ient; ,- cre.u.

3.7 :. :_._ .J '-*ie f,1rt't, O-f tl c. first C..-. +. .-i- .

furnish to the party of the second i-,rt, at }l is oi i'.-:;., .' cli ::.ne;:.'s,

in amount not less than Four Hundre. ",.r.f31 ('" I:u. :')j it .ay f 'rrr

time to time, providee; these .on:,y. to ce ,~i ir. -' 'i liv.i. cn of 4.

the a..-ve described limd, and to f1ll into t\h1- fl, l.c..;.~i t..o f.rnd;: l3:

.. E.j,.,. il," r; t : '2 'e .-. i '.,..an t f j ...v..' : i

maximum is not to exceed "'o Il undr' .: Lll. l ; (".' .. i-r -lade

f a.r..ii and irrigation machinery, arnu farr,.inn i:..ler..ents;

b. .Lxeen s ; DThe e:.-pen -- n i t,:, in.:-lJu.de all

other moneys furnished the party of th ,e .eccr,-id .,...trt '.7 t:-e A,.rtl.- j'

the first part.

An .-- ual mount of e -.l.;..a-:;:t flu:,u- for the culltivLation of

the u'. jve described land is to be flrni.a h ed 'r.; tl-.e ,,rt.-y r f the ~..-ond

part.

4th. Cltiv: The :.id rt; of ti.: n

:.-rees to superintend, ...a ... ,e and .iin'ct, t:' '.ir of 1 pl. t., r'l-
and
tivating, pick: ,/ crop* n 1 -et '-l*c on, t.n- :ll ., mheri-.


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fr.:. the above described land for the said party of the first pa.rt,

uin, in so doi:n., the above mentioned moneys, and deciding for

himself what crops to iplint, and what methods of cultivating, shipping

and .~elling to employ.

The party of the second part is hereby authorized, and

agrees to act as ;~,-ent and njun-.er for the party of the first .;-.rt

in securing the clearing, plowing or pulverizing of all or any part

of the twenty acres inclu'loed in the land herein;.'efore described, and

to contract for, buy and secure such machinery, implements, tools,

e- iiipe:-nt, sc-'o.]s, plants, bulbs, fertilit :es, chemicals an. other

materials and supplies, labor,and such transportation T); land or

water as, in his ju.:l,~rdet, I:.:.' be necessary in successfully carni; in
the
on/business of the party of the first part.

5th. Bond: ihc said party of the second part 'jrees to

furnish, as security for the proper handling of such moneys as sh-11

be entr-C.':t-d to him, 1 the said party of the first part, (for the

faithful performance of his duties, tuni for his ccioTipliince in general,

and in :...rticular, with the terms of this contract,)a good and s.f-

ficient bond in the sum of One Thousand Dollars (:1,,000.00), said siu.

to be increased fr~,n time to time, as may be necessary, that it :.iay

equal. at all times the amount of the mrcne,'s entrusted to him by the

said party of the first I.art, for the cultivation of the land as here-

in set f),.ith, and also for the moneys receiv'.d by hin from the sale cf
crops.
6th. prs t.:. '61h said party of the ;'Econr pIart furthlei

arees to furnish to the said party of the first part written r,.!'rts,

in duplicate, as follows:

1. On the second and fourth e.'~1riCD.'s of each

month, in the i ty of t'achir ton, D.C., a report to include :

a. A full statement of the financial tranr-


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actions had by him, in handling the business of the said ..it, of the

first part, for the period covered by the said report;

b. A comprehensive and intelligible statement cov-

erir.- all .i;,.portant facts regarding his operations, to the end of keep-

ing the party of the first part fully informed of his work and ri'ltu,

and of furnishing such a fund of practical knowledge, derived frol

actual experience, a:. : .-7 serve as a basis for future; agricultural

and horticultural operations in the Ever, :.-ies of Florida.

2. On July 1, 1912, at YDcshington, D.C., a complete re-

port, to include,

a. A full financial statement, accompanied by

vouchers, and duly audited by auditors- acceptable to both "-..rties

herein, such statement to show all receipts and expenditures of mor..y

furnished the said -. *rt; of the second :._t b, the said ,.rt of tl-.

first part, and to cover the period .-.innrini November 3, 1911, an,

ending July 1, 1912;

b. A summary of the facts re_-rding his ol."-.iti2 s

during the contract period, tor, theirr with such conclusions and siu:-

gestions as may, to him, au.pe&i' valid and pertinent.

3. At the expiration of this contract, a complete and

final report upon the accounts and operations of the `ut-iness.

7th. 'In: -- i .. It is understood and a -red.i t.t, in

aiijition to the reports above descri.bed, the p..,rty of the first pa:'t

shall enjoy the rii;:, at .ny:~ and all times, to inspect the operations

on the :ove described land, and to secure an accounting and audit

of the books and accounts in connection with the aforesaid i~':ines;.

8th. Settlement: On July 1, 1912, a settlement shall .-

S.-1e :.,tween the two parties to this contract on the following basi.:


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1. The party of the first .art shall reselve, froon

thli r.firty of tho aponri" ~ rt, from hjs personal funds, the full

i:price pa id by the said pbrty of the first part fo a.ny ar, u_.l

eq',i.ijii;nt, es above defined, paid for by the siJl party of the first

part less hS ..

2. Thrb ross paroc'eeds of the o business shall !.e usp-

plied, first, to rel LinT,, tor the p arty of the first par t, all other

sums one-ltever advanced by them to the said party Ut f : second part.

3. All rer:Ainin,: returns fim-.i ,th_. sale of the said

3rops raised on suc'i parts of said tracts as he may cultivate with

the fir-io rec-.ived by him frromi the party of the part shall

be divi-le d as follows: Two-thirds to the parzj- 6f thiLj .irst i'.p't,

and one-third to the p,atrty of the second rart.

9th. Responsibility: It is expres ly understood and

a r-.::-J that t'ie party of the se'?'ond "irt shall, in no wise, be re-

spons~L!.L for any losser inc 'rred in the business; by the party cf

the fil'st part hereee such los5ss May 'e C'e uo u L, c ...II' other than

dishonesty in the handling or expenditure of ,aoneys by the party

of the second part.

It is also expressly understood and agreed that the

said uart~y f the first part will not be responsible for any con-

tracts, bills or other obligations incurred ,by the party of the

secon.t part in excess of the awiounts of money actually turned

over to himr as agent and manager, or such other contracts, obli-

,:;ati;ns or rp.enditu'res as may. be authorized by the party of the

first parat through its duly constituted officers or Lxecitive

C'omriiitt-? a.





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Novemberr, 1911, by




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deinbers of the

Executive

Conmni t tee

of the

Everglades

Farri inC

Asscc-iation.


For The Everglades FarmTing Association,

Party of the First Part.




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Party of the Second Iart.


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:-..ton, D.C., December//, 1911.


In view of the difficulty encountered in finding a nri.J r company which

is villinC to guarantee performance of duty jnr.i co-,lian.-:e with a con-

tract, the ''.r,1ades Farming Association, as represented by its executive

committee, hereby agrees to wai e that portion of its contract,'i.lh Mr.

Herman B. -'.ll:'-r, dated "';:.rb- r 3, 1911, contained .in the words:" for

the faithful performance of his duties and for his co-. -liance in general,

and in particular, with the terms of this contract."



Signed and agreed to at i.'-hington, D.C., his//;.: of December, 1911, by


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Committee

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SALESMAN'S CONTRACT




THIS MEMO. OF AGREEMENT, Made in plicate this.......... ay of

..... .... ..... A.D. 1917., by and e .................. ....... ....... .... ..

party of the first part Xnd_ .__ ....... 9

of ..... ................................... .party of the second part,

WITNESSETH, That for the sum of One ($1.00) Dollar to him in hand
paid by the party of the first part, receipt of which is hereby acknowl-
edged, and other good and valuable considerations heneinafter mentioned,
the party of the second part hereby agrees to give his exclusive and un-
interrupted services as salesmar-yr agerj for the properties of the
first party for the period of ......... ..... .. ........., using his
own ability, and the ability of any sub-'gents he may appoint, to find
prospects, show property, sell and close any deal possible, and

IT IS FURTHER MUTUALLY UNDERSTOOD AND AGREED, That the party of the
second part shall work on a endeavor to sell the property known as........


exclusively .................. .................
exclusively, or ny othr property known o......
.....---- --- -- -----. .... ._1 ................ ................

IT IS ALSO MUTUALLY UNDERSTOOD AND AGREED, That the second party
shall receive a commission of.....&._s.._..per cent on all gross sales made
by him-personally or those made by his sub-agents (if he appoints such
sub-agents) on such gross sales of the property known as............................

.. ..................... ...... .................. ..... ......, .... .. ; per eenr on l

g4 eOss sa-les- of property- knowrr a .. ........................... .. ..........................

IT IS HEREBY AGREED, That earned commissions Ehall become immedi-
ately payable in full when purchaser makes a first payment equal to 25
per cent of the purchase price, but where purchaser makes a smaller
first payment than 25 per cent, the party of the second part shall re-
ceive his commission proportionately as said first payment is to the
whole purchase price, and the balance of earned commissions shall be
4l.- Tr + A .\T nB -= ...... .- --pald proportionately to the
payment made by purchaser and as so made.

IT IS FURTHER MUTUALLY UNDERSTOOD AND AGREED, That second party
shall furnish and maintain his own automobile; That he will be govern-
ed and will govern his sub-agents, if any, in using exclusively the
sales literature, blanks, and official stationery, authorised by party
of the first part, and specifically agrees that no.statement of misrep-
resentation shall be made in making any sale.

IT IS ALSO AGREED, That second party or his sub-agens, if any, will
file all leads on blanks to be furnished by first party, and do this
daily, no matter in what section of country his work is carried on.

IT IS AGREED, That second party, if working from Miami, shall ex-
pect and receive all assistance possible from first party in closing or
furthering any deal, and shall not be required to divide commissTons;
but should second party receive assistance from any other party, as
shown by the records, he shall divide such commission with such party,




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and furthermore, second party agrees to abide by the records, and any
failure of second party to maintain such records, daily, shall be evi-
dence of his neglect to protect himself and render him liable for claim
for division of commissions.

IT IS FURTHER MUTUALLY UNDERSTOOD AND AGREED, That second party
shall work with and under the direct supervision and jurisdiction of the
Sales Manager for party of the first part, that he will comply with the
requests of Sales Manager in following the details of the business meth-
ods of first party.

IT IS FURTHER MUTUALLY UNDERSTOOD AND AGREED, That second party
shall secure his sub-agents, if any, by contract with him, and in the
event of this agreement being suspended, as hereinafter provided for,
said second party shall assign such sub-agent's contract to party of the
first part without recourse.

IT IS FURTHER MUTUALLY UNDERSTOOD AND AGREED, That first party
shall furnish, without charge, the necessary literature and maps, to-
gether with blanks for properly conducting the business of the first
party.

IT IS FURTHER MUTUALLY UNDERSTOOD AND AGREED, That immediately the
party of the second part appoints a sub-agent, he will at once forward
said sub-agent's name and address, with names of two references, to par-
ty of the first part, stating territory second party and his sub-agents
are working, aid giving any detail regarding him that will be of inter-
est.

IT IS FURTHER MUTUALLY UNDERSTOOD D AN AGREED, That the party of
the second part, acting as Sales Agent and who appoints ar4'manages sub- 7
agents, shall be entitled to an overriding commission of.. ......per cent
on all gross sales made by himself or his sub-agent, provided he com-
plies with all the stipulations of this agreement.

THIS AGREEMENT, Can be canceled by either party giving the other
party thirty (30) days written notice of his intention to so cancel,

CONSUMATION OF THE ABOVE AGREEMENT, The parties hereto have this

.............................. ..... A.D. 191 set their hands and seals.


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THIS MEMO. OF AGREENT, Made in PiHtplict this.... ..........d of
/-a t h/- n b e t e e c r y '
party of the A.D. 1irs pa by and betw en................ ..................... -...................,

party of the first part, and --...

o ..................................................party of the second part,

WITNESSETH, That for the sum of One ($1.00) Dollar to him In hand
paid by the party of the first part, receipt of which is hereby acknowl-
edged, and other good ani valuable considerations heneinafter mentioned,
the party of the second part hereby agrees to give his exclusive and un-
interrupted services as salesman or~agent for the properties of the
first party for the period of ............ .......... 0^..... ... using his
own ability, and the ability of any sub-agents he may appoint, to find
prospects, show property, sell and close any deal possible, and

IT IS FURTHER MUTUALLY UNDERSTOOD AWD AGREED, That the party of the
second part shall work on and endeavor to sell the property known as.......

.--..------.---^-^---~------*---*----- -*- -- JO--*o --------------*--- --------- -.

exclusively, or any- oth --pr op known .. .....-- ..... .................. ....



IT IS ALSO MUTUALLY UNDERSTOOD AND AGREED, That the second party
shall receive a commission of.Z.. .-__:......per cent on all gross sales made f
by him personally or those made by his sub-agents (if he appoints such
sub-agents) onuch gross sales of the property known as...... ........ .............
....... 'and cant on all
.......... ..... ..... .................... ., _

gross sal-ee -of proper y k a ................. ............... ................... ........ ...... -.-. ...

IT IS HEREBY AGREED, That earned commissions shall become immedi-
ately payable in full when purchaser makes a first payment equal to 25
per cent of the purchase price, but where purchaser makes a smaller
first payment than 25 per cent, the party of the second part shall re-
ceive his commission proportionately as said first payment is to the
whole purchase price, and the balance of earned commissions shall be
.p.ff .. m 1 I.... paid proportionately to the
payment made by purchaser and as so made.

IT IS FURTHER MUTUALLY UNDERSTOOD AND AGREED, That second party
shall furnish and maintain his own automobile; That he will be govern-
ed and will govern his sub-agents if any, in using exclusively the
sales literature, blanks, and official stationery, authorised by party
of the first part, and specifically agrees that no statement of misrep-
resentation shall be made in making any sale.

IT IS ALSO AGREED, That second party or his sub-agens, if any, will
file all leads on blanks to be furnished by first party, and do this
daily, no matter in what section of country his work is carried on.

IT IS AGREED, That second party, if working from Miami, shall ex-
pect and receive all assistance possible from first party in closing or
furthering any deal, and shall not be required to divide commissions;
but should second party receive assistance from any other party, as
shown by the records, he shall divide such commission with such party,





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and furthermore, second party agrees to abide by the records, and any
failure of second party to maintain such records, daily shall be evi-
dence of his neglect to protect himself and render him liable for claim
for division of commissions.

IT IS FURTHER MUTUALLY UNDERSTOOD AND AGREED, That second party
shall work with and under the direct supervision and jurisdiction of the
Sales Manager for party of the first part, that he will comply with the
requests of Sales Manager in following the details of the business meth-
ods of first party.

IT IS FURTHER MUTUALLY UNDERSTOOD AND AGREED, That second party
shall secure his sub-agents, if any, by contract with him, and in the
event of this agreement being suspended, as hereinafter provided for,
said second party shall assign such sub-agent's contract to party of the
first part without recourse.

IT IS FURTHER MUTUALLY UNDERSTOOD AND AGREED, That first party
shall furnish, without charge, the necessary literature and maps, to-
gether with blanks for properly conducting the business of the first
party.

IT IS FURTHER MUTUALLY UNDERSTOOD AND AGREED, That immediately the
party of the second part appoints a sub-agent, he will at once forward
said sub-agent's name and address, with names of two references, to par-
ty of the first part, stating territory second party and his sub-agents
are working, and giving any detail regarding him that will be of inter-
est.

IT IS FURTHER MUTUALLY UNDERSTOOD AND AGREED, That the party of
the second part, acting as Sales Agent and who appoints af manages sub-
agents, shall be entitled to an overriding commission ofj .....per cent
on all gross sales made by himself or his sub-agent, prcided he com-
plies with all the stipulations of this agreement.

THIS AGREEMENT, Can be canceled by either party giving the other
party thirty (30) days written notice of his intention to so cancel.

I CONSUMPTION OF THE ABOVE AGREEMENT, The parties hereto have this

..day of..., A.D. 191Z., set their hands and seals.




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ABSTRACT OF TITLE
TO
THE FOLLOWING F11i]- C-. PARCELS OR TRACTS OF -LAND,
PARTICULARLY Di c .-i' !ED IN THE A::Ni E i' "SCHED-
ULE A," COVERING THE PERIOD OF TIME, ANi!. COMPILED
FROM THE RECORDS AND SOURCES AS tl-'JE.Ci:iiL) IN.
SAID "SCHEDULE A."
SCHEDULE "A." ;
DESCRIPTION: Those certain pieces, parcels or tracts of land situate and
being in Palm Beach County, Florida, known and described as follows, to-wit:
Fractional Section 19; all of Section 31;
In Township 43 South, Range 35 East.
All of Sections 5, 9, 13, 17, 21, 25, 29 and 33;
In Township 44, South, Range 35 East.
All of Sections 1, 5, 9, 13, 17, 21, 25, 29 and 33;
S In Township 45 South, Range 35 East.
All of Sections 1, 5, 9, 13, 17, 21, 25, 29 and 33;
In Township 46 South, Range 35 East.
All of Sections 1, 5, 9, 13, 17, 21, 25, 29 and 33;
In Township 47 South, Range 35 East.
All of Sections 21, 25, 29 and 33;
In Township 44 South, Range 36 East.
All of Sections 1, 5, 9, 13, 17, 21, 25, 29 and 33;
In Township 45 South, Range 36 East.
All of Sections 1, 5, 9, 13, 17, 21, 25, 29 and 33;
In Township 46 South, Range 36 East.
All of Section 1; fractional Section 9; all of Section 13; fractional
Section 17; all of Sections 21, 25, 29 and 33;
In Township 42 South, Range 37 East.
All of Section 1; fractional Section 5;
In Township 43 South, Range 37 East.
This Abstract covers that period of time from the earliest public:records
of Dade County, Florida, to and including the 30th day of June, A. D. 1909,
as to the records of said Dade County, and from the 1st day of July, A. D.
1909, to the 7th day of January, 1911, inclusive, as to the records of Palm
Beach County, Florida.
This Abstract exhibits all judgments and decrees, if any, for the recov-
ery of money from and against the several persons, firms and corporations
whose names are hereinafter set forth, by the names and initial .stated (but
not otherwise), which have been entered for record in the office of the Clerk
of the Circuit Court in and for Dade and Palm Beach Counties, Florida, dur-
ing the twenty years next preceding the date hereof, but not subsequent to
June 30, 1909, as to Dade County; exclusive, however, of such thereof, if any,
as have been satisfied or released by marginal entry or.by duly ;,.-1 rn.... I...]..
and recorded release or satisfaction, and such, if any, as ma, hi ...: t"enr"
entered against either of such parties subsequent to the filing for record of
the conveyance herein shown by which such person or persons parted with
the title to the lands herein described, to-wit:
The United Land Company, P. A..Vans Agnew,
N. P. Bryan, 1 Nathan P. Bryan,
SJe M. Barrs, The Florida Everglades Land
John M. Barrs, Company.
This Abstract exhibits all unredeemed tax sales qf and all unpaid
taxes for which the said lands are now chargeable, exclusive of. taxes for the
year 1911.
END OF SCHEDULE "A."













I' 1.1. 5970 Laws of 1909 of the i-.t ie of Florida.
AN ACT Providing for the Creation of Palm Beach County, in the
State of Florida, and for the Organization and Government thereof.
Section 1. Provides for the creation of the County of Palm Beach, to
exist as a County of the State of Florida from and after the 1st day of July,
1909, and designates the boundaries of the same, within which is included
the land under search.
Section 8. Provides for transfer to the Courts, etc., of the new County
of all actions, etc., that may be pending in Dade County on the 1st day of
July, 1909.
Section 18. Provides that redemptions of lands lying in Palm Beach
County, certified or sold for'taxes prior to July 1st, 1909, shall be made
through the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Dade County.

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B. E. McLN, Commissioner of Certificate.
Agriculture of the State of Flor- Dated Jan. 29, 1909.
ida,
TO
('VilIJ'i IT MAY CONCERN).
Certifies that, as such officer, he i- leril custodian of the records and
patents pertaining to the public lands in i.1I 'i ii'; that certain lands (being
the lands described in '. -I .liid. A" and other lands) were regularly patented
to the State of Florida hv the United States of America under an Act of
C(..LI. approved September 28, 1850, in Gainsville Patent No. 137, dated
Ap1l -I 1, 1903, as appears of record in Vol. 1, Pi.-i to Swamp Lands,
Gainsville Series," record of which patent is in his office and custody.
-..,II -This abstract of the certificate of B. E. McLin, Commissioner
as above stated, was made from the original exhibited to this Company.

TITLE GUARANTY COMPANY,

By CARROLL D. JunSON, President ]

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THE UNITED LAND COMPANY In the Circuit Court.
Dade County, Florida.
vs. Lis Pendens.
Dated May 13, 1907.
N. B. BROWARD, as Governoy, etc., Filed May 14, 1907.
et al. Lis Pendens, Book A, page 140.
Notice is hereby given that The United Land Company has instituted
suit in the Circuit Court, Dade County, Florida, vs. N. B. Broward, et al,
involving the following described property in Dade County, Florida:
A part of the lands described in said "Schedule A" and other lands.

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THE UNITED LAND COMPANY, In the Circuit Court,
Complainant, Dade County, Florida.
vs. Order of Dismissal.
N. B. BROWVARD, as Governor, etc., Filed Jan. 19, 1909.
et al, Circuit Court Minute Book 6, page
Defendants. 348
It is ordered, adjudged and decreed that the bill in the above styled
suit be and the same is hereby dismissed at the cost of complainant.
Done and ordered at chambers at Titusville, Florida, this 18th day of
January, A. D. 1909.
MINOR S. JON-.ES, nudge.












THE UNITED LAND COMPANY,
a Corporation, Laws of Florida,
To
P. A. VANS AGNEW, of Osceola
County, Florida.


Power of Attorney.
Dated Nov. 10, 1905.
Filed Feb. 4, 1909.
Book 27, page 355.
Dade County Records.


Appoints P. A. Vans Agnew its attorney in fact for it and in its stead;
to adjust, settle or compromise its claim now pending vs. The Trustees of the
Internal Improvement Fund of the State of Florida for certain lands belong-
ing to said Fund in said State due and owing by the said Trustees to it, said
Land Company, and to receive from said Trustees either moneys or lands in
such amount as may be so agreed upon in full settlement of said claim and
to give an effectual receipt and discharge for the same and in its name and
as its act and deed to sign, seal, acknowledge and deliver to said Trustees
such Quit Claim deed to said lands as may be necessary; generally to act
as its attorney; ratifies and confirms whatever its said attorney in fact may
do by virtue hereof.

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THIE UNITED LAND COMPANY,
a Corporation, Laws of Florida, by
P. A. Vans Agnew, Its Attorney
in Fact, of Osceola County, Flor-
ida, by Power of Attorney Under
date of Nov. 10, 1905,
To
THE TRUSTEES OF THE INTERNAL
IMPROVEMENT FUND OF THE STATE
OF FLORIDA.


Special Warranty Deed.
Dated Dec. 14, 1908.
Filed Feb. 4, 1909.
Book 27, page 356.
Dade County Records.
Consideration, $1.00 and other valu-
able consideration.


Conveys a part of the lands described in said "Schedule A" and other
lands.
Sealed individually and also corporate seal.


THE TRUSTEES OF THE INTERNAL IM-
PROVEMENT FUND OF THE STATE OF
FLORIDA, Under the Provisions of
Section 617 of the General Stat-
utes of Florida,
To
P. A. VANS AGNEW.


Deed. No. 16195.
Dated Dec. 15, 1908.
Filed Dec. 21, 1908.
Book 46, page 211.
Dade County Records.
Consideration: For and in consider-
ation of the conveyance to them by
the United Land Company


of certain lands described in Warranty Deed from the said Company by its
attorney in fact, P. A. Vans Agnew, and other valuable considerations and
in accordance with written statement of said Land Company, November 24,
1908, rileiri ic that the deed be made to the said P. A. Vans Agnew.
Grants, bargains, sells and conveys:
All the lands described in said "Schedule A" and other lands.
"Saving and reserving unto the said The Trustees of the Internal Im-
provement Fund and their successors -,. riit at any time to enter upon the
said lands and make or cause to be made and constructed thereon such canals,
cuts, sluiceways, dikes and other works as may in the jillcllii.:il of the said
Trustees or their successors, he necessary and needful for the drainage or
reclamation of any of the lands granted to the State of Florida by Act of
Congress of September 28, 1850, and to take from the said lands hereby con-
veyed and to use such gravel, stone or earth as may, in the judgment of the














said Trustees or their successors, he necessary to use il the making and
construction of said canals, cts, slics, iic (ikes and other works upon said
lands for tle purpose aforesaid."
Signed and sealed:
N. I. BROWARI), Governor.
A. C. CROOM, Comptroller.
W. V. KNOTT, Treasurer.
W. II. 1I 1 T1 Attorney Gen;eral.
B. E. 1i I i.-, Commissioner of Agriculture.
d I Dept. Agr."

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P. A. VANS AcNICw, Bachelor, Deed.
of Osceola County, Florida Dated Dec. 16, 1908.
T'o Filed Jan. 12, 1909.
N. P. BRYAN, Book 46, page 248.
of Duval County, Ilorida. Dade County Records.
Consideration, $10(0.00 and other val-
uable considerations.
Grants, bargains, sells and conveys:
An undivided one-half interest in and to the lands described in said
"Schedule A" and other lands.

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P. A. VANs ACNW, IBachelor,
of Osceola County, Florida,
AND
N. P. BRYAN AND WIF:', JULIA S.,
of )Duval County, Florida,
To
T'll; UNITIn I,AND COMPANY,
a C'orporatioin, La ws of .'.,, ,.


. l L .. .
Dated Dec. 16, 1908.
Filed Dec. 30, 1908.
Mortgage Book 12, page 450.
Dade County Records.
Consideration, $27,500.00.


Encumbers lands described -in said "Schedule A" and other lands.

10


Till UNITI.I 1,Nl (LAD COMPANY,
a Corporation, Laws of Florida,
Tro
P. A. VANS A\(NICV,
of Osceola County, Florida,
ANI
N. P. BRYAN,
of Duiral County', Florida.
Quit-claims:


Quit- il., i, Deed.
Dated March 19, 1909.
Filed March 29, 1909.
Book 46, page 335.
Dade County Records.
Consideration, $1.00 and other val-
uable considerations.


All right, title and interest, if any there be, vested in the said I irt. r,-
the first part in and to those certain lands situated in Dade County, l I.-l lla,
ndl more particularly described in a certain deed from the Trustee: .-f tlhe
Internal Improvement Fund of the State of Florida to the said P. '. Van-
Agnew, one of the second parties, dated December 15, 1908, and r-.,:,.rid .1
l......iL the public records of said Dade County, Florida, in Deed Pr.":,k -16
Subject to the ",, r- .... -'.i by said P. A. Vans Agnew ar.I N P
Bryan to said I,and C. .i, 11.. tor $27,500, dated December 16, 1!'t'- an
recorded in i)ade County, Florida, in Mortgage Book 12, page 450, a-.,I ...th-
out in any way affecting the title or rights of said Land Company undi.r i 1ad
mortgage.


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THE UNITED LAND COMPANY,
a Corporation, Laws of Florida,
To
P. A. VANS AGNEW,
of Osceola County, Florida,
AND
N. P. BRYAN,
of Duval County, Florida.


Assignment.
Dated Feb. 12, 1909.
Filed March 25, 1909.
Assignment of Mortgage
Book 1, page 21,
Dade County Records.
Consideration, $15,000.00.


Assigns and transfers unto P. A. Vans Agnew and to N. P. Bryan an
undivided six-elevenths interest in said mortgage executed by them, being
entry No. 9 hereof.

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THE UNITED LAND COMPANY,
a Corporation, Laws of Florida,
TO
P. A. VANS AGNEW,
* of Osceola County, Florida,
AND
N. P. BRYAN,
of Duval County, Florida.


Release.
Dated March 19, 1909.
Filed March 29, 1909.
Satisfaction of Mortgage
Book 4. page 27.
Dade County Records.
Consideration, $1.00.


Releases, discharges and exonerates the following lands in Dade County,
to-wit:
Sec. 1 and the W'2 of NEV4 and W' of Sec. 13 in Tp. 45 S., R. 35 E.,
from the lien of that certain mortgage recorded in Dade County, Fla., in
Mortgage Book 12, page 450.

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THE UNITED LAND COMPANY,
a Corporation, Laws of Florida,
TO
P. A. VANS AGNEW,
of Osceola County, Florida,
AND
N. P. BRYAN,
of Dir'al County, Florida.


Assignment of .I, t.-..
Dated Dec. 21, 1''.'
Filed '.1 30, 1910.
Book (I) of Assignments of Mort-
gages, page 54.
Palm Beach County Records.
Consideration. $12,500.00.


Assigns and transfers unto P. A. Vans Agnew and N. P. Bryan, their
representatives and assigns, the remaining 5/11 interest in said mortgage here-
tofore described at entry No. 9, and all its right, title and interest in and to
the whole of said mortgage and the debt secured thereby with all the rights,
conditions and covenants contained therein.

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P. A. VANS AGNEW
AND
N. P. BRYAN
WITH
THE FLORIDA EVERtGLADns LAND Co.


Dated Dec. 31, 19C'
Filed Feb. 9, 1910.
'T..., i... Book 2, I',- .
Palm Beach Count:. I; -.. .I


Recites debt of $27,500.00 by Vans Agnew and N. P Ihi. 1 t-. Lii .I
Land Company and mortgage to secure same, Mortgage 1.....k I'. I' -. -
Dade County; that Vans Agnew and Bryan and his wife, ol 1. I'. irI r.. I"' i
conveyed to J. M. Barrs the lands included in said :.11- iL e -.. Il.I ,.I .1 ir..
assumed and agreed to pay said mortgage; that Brr ... 1 l,. I -: I l'',
conveyed said lands to The Florida lverglades Land ( ...iln i111 :i ..I
Company assumed and agreed to pay said mortgage; tlih: Ii ,l -id n..i'_
secured by said mortgage is now unpaid; ...- I.. extension ..i I i.. mI Il ,Ii
,said note, last payment to be due on May I ', 1''-
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P. A. VANS ACNgw,
of Kissimmee, Florida,
TO
N. P. BRYAN,
of Jacksonville, Florida.


Power of Attorney.
Dated Dec. 31, 1909.
Filed May 30, 1910.
Deed Book 7, page 147.
Palm Beach County Records.


There having been no recorded exercise of this power, its terms are
omitted licrefrom.

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P. A. VANS AGNEW,
of I .si,,,,, Florida,
AND
N. P. BRYAN,
of Jacksonville, Florida,
To
Til:U BARNETT NATIONAl, BANK
Or JACKSONVII,.E.


Assignment of Mortgage.
Dated Dec. 31, 1909.
Filed May 30, 1910.
Book 1 of Mortgage and Lien As-
signments, page 57.
Palm Beach County Records.
Consideration, $27,500.00.


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A-.i. and transfers unto said Barnett National Bank the mortgage
described at entry No. 9, together with the note secured thereby and all of
the right, title and interest of said Vans Agnew inil Br% 'in in and to said
mortgage and note. ill, llliil tihe contract dated I ,.-. 11, r 31, 1909, between
the assignors and I'l I .. l., E. verglades Land Company.

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Tiln BARNETT NATIONAL BANK
or JACKSONVILILE.
TO
(WHOM IT MAY CONCERNN.


Satisfaction of T-.r ib pL
Dated April 30, lIll
Filed May 30, 1910.
Book 2 of Mortgage and Lien Satis-
Sfactions, page 171.
Palm Beach County Records.


Acknowledges receipt of full and complete payment of the note and
other indebtedness secured by mortgage dated December 16, 1908, made by
P. A. Vans Agnew, of Osceola County, Florida, and N. P. Bryan and wife,
of Duval County, Florida, to The United Land Company, and recorded in
Mortgage Book 12, page 450 of the public records of Dade County, Florida,
which mortgage and indebtedness have been duly assigned to said The Bar-
nett National Bank of Jacksonville and are now held by it and does hereby
I.. I l -,ti F. % mi di .l 'l ii i- l il. ri n. th li..n th .:r...:.f

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\ l l III lsurld ,I ... rnl. l ,, i .. Ih, dlull .\" lhere..f .a I l ..tl. r I l hli
.ihlt. Lcr I. mI L .,n' l.li i., ,, ,' ril ,l 1 | nt r i N .:, nilrl, :,, r .
S llU t' t I.. l ,h r-.- r :, ,1,1 l rl -1.-,.1 fr. .ni tiI T''r t .- f I [I ntr i l]
inn|.r... inti F und i- ,t l..r hi it ,,ti N .-. 7 hi r,..f
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J. M. BARRS, Single,
o, Duval County, Florida.
To
P. A. VANS AGNEW,
of Osceola County, Florida,
AND
NATHAN P. BRYAN,
of Duval County, Florida.


Mortgage.
Dated Feb. 6,.1909.
Filed Feb. 19, 1909.
Mortgage Book 17, page 1.
Dade County Records.
Consideration, $29,222.29.


Encumbers: Lands described in said "Schedule A" and other lands.
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P. A. VANS AGNEW,
of Kissimmee, Florida,
AND
N. P. BRYAN,
of Jacksonville, Florida,
TO
W. K. JEWETT
AND
WILLIAM A. OTIS,
of Colorado Springs, Colorado.


Assignment.
Dated Dec. 31, 1909.
Filed Feb. 14, 1910.
Mortgage and Lien Assignment
Book 1, page 38.
Palm Beach County Records.
Consideration, $31,484.36.


Assigns and transfers that mortgage described at entry 19 hereof, to-
gether with the note and other obligations secured thereby. The assignors
covenant that they are the sole and only owners of the above note and mort-
gage.
21


W. K. JEWETT
AND
WILLIAM A. OTIS,
of Colorado Springs, Colorado,
TO
J. M. BARRS,
of Duval County, Florida.


Release.
Dated Sept. 7, 1910.
Filed Oct. 6, 1910.
Mortgage and Lien Satisfaction
Book 2, page 250.
Palm Beach County Records.


In consideration of the payment of the debt secured thereby, releases
the mortgage made by J. M. Barrs to P. A. Vans Agnew and Nathan P. Bryan,
recorded in Mortgage Book 17, page 1, Public Records of Dade County,
Florida, and on December 31, 1909, assigned to W. K. Jewett and William A.
Otis, which .-i;.,.,,rit is recorded in Book 1 of Mortgage and Lien Assign-
ments on pad. 3.1, 1-'.,hi Beach County, Florida, Records.
Further states they are the owners and holders of the note secured by
said mortgage and that said mortgage, together with said note is fully paid
and satisfied.
22


J. M. BARRS, a Widower,
of Jacksonville, Florida,
TO
THE FLORIDA EVERGLADES LAND
COMPANY,
a Corporation, Laws of Colorado,
authorized to do Business Under
the Laws of Florida.


Warranty Deed.
Dated March 1, 1909.
Filed March 29, 1909.
Book 46, page 332.
Dade County Records.
Consideration, $10.00 and other val-
uable considerations.


Give, grant, bargain, sell and convey:
All the land described in "Schedule A" hereof and ,-.ti.r lands.
This conveyance is subject to the mortgages described at entry No. 9
and entry No. 19 hereof; also subject to the reservation in that deed from
the Trustees of the Internal Improvement Fund of the State of Florida, as
heretofore set forth at entry No. 7.


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T'iFI; OIl.oRA EVERGL.ADIIS LAND
COMPANY,
a Corporation, Laws of Colorado,
authorized to o Business Urnder
the Laws of ; ... L
To
J. M. BARRS,
of Jacksonville, Florida.


lands


'.I, .rIt l, le.
I 1 t1 ,I .M .. 1, 1909.
Filed March 29, 1909.
M.l.ri i I:.,ok 17, page 25.
rli ,h ,I in i, Records.
Consideration, $40,719.42.


Encumbers: The lands described in "Schedule A" hereof and other


J. M. BARRS,
of Jacksonville, Florida,
To
THE FLORIuIA I'EVIR(1G.AI)ES LAND
COMPANY,
a Corporation, laws of Colorado.


Release.
Dated July 27, 1910.
Filed August 18, 1910.
Satisfaction of Mortgage
Book 4, page 299.
Dade County Records.


In consideration of the full payment of the principal and interest of the
notes and other indebtedness secured by mortgage dated March 1, 1909, exe-
cuted by The Florida '., i.1 1. l,and Company to said J. M. Barrs, recorded
in Mortgage Book 17 i-. -2:. hereby release and dil-ch i1i. the lien of said
mortgage and satisfy tie same in very respect.


CERTIFICATE
TH 1E
TITLE GUARANTY COMPANY
(A Corporation Under the Laws of the State of Florida)
OF JACKSONV(I,1.E, FLORIDA.
DOTH CERTIFY that the foregoing and annexed Abstract of Title,
..il.0il-;,i entries 1 to 24, inclusive, was compiled by it from the public rec-
.i.1- I I ,r. and Pahn Beach Counties, Florida, and from such other public
records and sources as are therein indicated, and shows:
1st. All conveyances, leases, mortgages, liens, notices of lis pendens,
judgments and decrees describing or purporting to affect the title to the lands
designated in the Schedule "A," thereof, recorded in the office of the Clerk of
the Circuit Court for said Dade and Palm Beach Counties during the period
specified in said Schedule "A," to-wit, from the earliest records of Dade
County to and : .:lu.li,.i June 30, 19(9, and from the organization of Palm
Beach County on July 1, 1909, to January 7, 1911, inclusive.
2nd. All judgments and decrees, if any, for the recovery of money
from and against the several persons named in the Schedule "A" by the
names or initials as therein ;iii.i. entered of record in the office of the
Clerk of the Circuit Court of said County as therein specified.
3rd. All unredeemed tax sales and all unpaid taxes for which s'tl]
lands are n, Chsrvb'ir'll', exclusive of taxes for the year 1911.
IN 'V I I '..' I I l HIERIOF the said Company has caused these pr,-
ents to be ;--i.1 in its name and its corporate seal to be hereunto affixed this
7th day of January, A. 1). 1911.
TITLE GUARANTY COMPANY,


[Corporate Seal]
ATTEST:
F.oDWARI A. NASH, Actieng Secretary.


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By CARROT., D. JUDSON, President.










CERTIFICATE
THE
TITLE GUARANTY COMPANY.

DOTH CERTIFY that it has examined the records of the Circuit and
District Courts of the United States of America, at Jacksonville, Florida, and
that there are no unsatisfied judgments, no p-.r...:...linLs in bankruptcy and no
pending suits of record in the office of the kl..rl, o:f ;aid Courts against the
S following named persons, to-wit:
The United Land Company,
N. P. Bryan (or Nathan P. Bryan),
J. M. Barrs (or John M. Barrs),
P. A. Vans Agnew,
The Florida Everglades Land Company.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF the said Company has caused these pres-
ents to be signed in its name and its corporate seal to be hereunto affixed this
7th day of January, A. D. 1911.
TITLE GUARANTY COMPANY,

[Corporate Seal] By CARROLL D. JUDsoN, President.
ATTEST:
EDWARD A. NASH, Acting Secretary.


















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'The rlorida Evtrblade- Land Company, SoeJi.l Warranty Deed.
a crni.'ration. Ia;-s of Colorado, Da'sd April DI, 1912.
authori-i:,' to i no buinmi under the Ackr.ov. Iedeed by all parties before a
la.s' of Florida, Notary Public.
To Tao vitirnese- to each signature.
T. J. Champion. .t Ch;:-ago, Illinois, Fild f-r record
H. J Chanman., of Grenfield, Iowa. April 11, 1912,
and G. C. Baniz, of Wa.-hirgtn, D. C, in Book ?:. rpae CO,
as Truatec6. Palm Bea..h C.:unty records.
C Cor.;d~raiiLn 1i ard other saluabie
conide rations.


Shcov corpy of appliention and eontra,.r to purcha.e certain tracts and to.vn-
sirc loit- frrcm zaid Crom.nar.). located in '.--unties of Dade ino.w Palm Bea.:hi and
a Lee, in rit Siale of Florida, compri-in n.I ?41) acre and disided into 17A ten-a-.re
traits. lIIII tac'nt,-Ecre tract,., Eu frort -acre tra. te, 15 cighty-acre tracts, 6 one
hundred and i.- ,r-ai r trnai, i three hunrted anid twenty-acre tracts. and 2 six
hundi d and fortl'aLr, tact,-. biting l* .,ii tracii. in all, also 0lil t..:-nsite lot,
Sla tra Ihat 6aid ccorid parties er-. on April 8. v\le, selected aL- Trustres for
the us.e and purpc-u.: aE (c.lth in ea.'h :f saild contract, aind that they accepted
su,.h elct.r:ri and the tru.stl thereby imr. ;.- ir.cluirng the trust tr. re:eii' con ev-
an.e ir. m the Conipr.an .f lands herir.inlir d--.rit.ld. and to hold or cornry the
same in accordance vwith the( provisions of said Lontract.
Grant.. bargain', i:llr and ccn.riey he- flll'.u-nm dscrriLd lands, situate in the
County, :i Pairm BRiah in the State of Florida. to-vt"
S..urh haltl nf aS i tin n 1i. all if Setion .1,
in Township 43 South, Range 35 East.
A ll ..f ections- ';. -L, .1, 1-;. 21. 26.. ?,, and Is.
in Township 41 South, Range 35 East.
All of S.'tr on: I andl ,, So.uthea-. t quarter of Se-:tion 9, all 1 Sect;ions 13. 17,
1. 2. and J3,
in Toanship I South, Range 35 East.
All of Sciioris 1, 6, 9. ', I ;, ., 1 r,. ?'. and 33,
in Township 46 South, Range 35 East.
All orf sectionss 1. F. *, 13, 17. 1' 2'. .9 and 33,
in Township 47 South. Range 35 East.
\li of Scti.,n- 21 and ?~. East half of S-ctin 2-. all of Sections 29 and 33,
in Townhip 14 South, Range 36 East.
AII ,f Secticnis 1, 5. 9. 1;, 21. "., 2, and 31,
in Township 45 South, Range 36 East.
All Of S ct;i.ns 1. 5. 9, 13. 17, l1. ?,, 2 i and %j.
in Township 16 South, Range 36 East.
All -.f Sect;on' 1. Il, 21, 26, 2' and 3%,
in Tonaship 42 South, Range 37 East.
All of Sect;in 1.
in Township 43 South. Range 37 East.
"And the said party cf the irist part for it'Elf and it uCetcscors the said
S prcmi-.a and entry part thereo-f unto Ih.: -aid parties .of the -e.-mnd part. their
iucce-.:.r iand &n sscigni, a-aninit it. the said party of the Fir-t part. and its success-
':,r. and all and ever, other person or persons claiming under or through it, vwll
'Varrant and forever defend.'
SuBt.jct to tho-e certain resir.nations for drainage and reclamation purposes and
for ri-hit of "a; tor canals, ditchns- and ri aods Act forth in deed Irom the Trusteed
..f the Int.-rnal Improtvement Fund fn the Slate of Florida, at Entry No. '; hereof.
And subject also to all ta\es and a.i,,.inienls for the .ear 1'12.
Pro -ides for the holding and mannaerr.cnt Li said Trustees of all land or toin-
site lotr ;n Section 2r, and East half or Sct.ion 2., in Township .4I South, Range 86
East, not irnluded in lots bid for ann purchas,-d at the Opening, until auch time as
they shall organize a corporation under the name The Okeelanta Company, or other
appropriate name. having a capital stock of I. i.i shares. to rhich corporation the
Trustees shall convey the excis lands held and managed by them, and distribute
said shares among the 4i8u Lecce6sful biddrs at said Opening, one hriare for each
of said 418tii contracts.
' I Imprtssion of corporate seal shown.)


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The FIloi du E.-rrgluade Land Company, W\\,arirnt. Died.
a ... .rii...r, l n; Colorado, Laid April 1-, 1912
aulthr'Zud to -lo touir:r..l under the Acl:nol'vled-d l b all partifi. before a
laI. ir Florida. Ni..art Public.
To T i rln-i.,: to eaCh signaturee.
T. j Chamrpi.-n, rof Chri-ae Ill;roi'. Filed for record AXI.ril 1V., I'12, in
H J Chai.man. of Gr.e-ri'r.ld. loa, BO..I- -2. pa; 14;,
and G. C Barn. of r\Wahhnrgtln. D C., Palim Be.a, C-.,unl. records.
a-, Truitesa. i.i-,d f.:.r recc-d May 6. I'!:, in
B.:-...I; it, rageI 215,
Lci Cluunrt records.
Consid .at'ro i1 and nrher valuable
Li..n : IdeI ahto;,..

Slatt. trar Ih. l(.rrI.yar han by.' i t',.i arrantn dcel'. each dated April II'.
112. and Mled :.r abrou t.o L.e ile-.l i,.r c:o.rd ;r. the Cr.untris .:f Palm B au-.h and
& Le. r' p-.~ iiielu i:..rn.i- :-J rerlain land in ri-i C :untile- l, _i;id e-corj parrtc .
In Tru-r fur the ui,. and ipurp ,-..i in sai ar irantly dee.ri declared, incl-d',nc
the fIulf, Irr.nr of lur: c-'ntr .ti nadi- -L -a C.i-mr-any f,.-r the asitor. anrd ale
oif 4.2'11 acri- i altui irn aid Palr Brach and LLt Curnel ; and crun..ee\d y s aid
*arraihty ie.di- :aid ahcr.baie tcing .li' idcd inlo 1.i lra.[ Of .ar.Din :. .
Sl'That said. C:mrnran t.h cal' ,-- arar.y ddii ab :ur tIo be Filed in Padl Beach
C'Ount[y has furtlhrr cnnr.iE.d to ;aid Tru-ltei Si t;.:.n '5 and the East hf il a Sectior.
"', Tri-nr, p -14 Sourh, Rann-e it. Ea-t. ;iluete in Falpi Beach Co.jnty. In truly, If..r
the u-e and purp'--s. rhtrein declared, irliadling th. eecuCrt.-n and tiling for re:r.rd
ot a toi .r. i: e l or t .l part. f ai, d lj I t .il .:r ll'rn la nd, the in..or.poraltion anrd organ-
]1:l-i.n i.f a -rpi rlai...-n undr.r [he name The Oki .lasta C(..mpan. or cther appro-
priaLt namenr. a\,n- n L *:nir-lital til:-: .-it 4.:ili har of iil-. par alue and ,'ting
poaer and the cio. .ni anice t.. said Tru-st..- lo :aild c.rporan rn ,f lurtain ...thtr of
the land.i ab-.oi drisrit.d, in c:.n i ;d ralir.n if the i uuarnce o:f e-al s-har.. and f-,r
di.-tribuL i rion f &.id .-harci full-i~-aid and n,..n-a.-ci s-abl amonr the .:Le-:'ful bidders
at -a,.. auction at the rate o) o hr, r hare '..r each i-f 'aid 4i-i t c n.itract ;
That throirth inadtitanrce the tull form i.f cs..itnanrt of uarranril' va not
insri rt c ir :bid warranty di.d=, and irt Indinrture i; tI arr,-ri, -..id detd- by the
ibtlViitutior i the c:. naran t .f v.arranr, hereinaft,.r iet forth;
That said anrranty deed.- a aenl.dd Viai a tw -i.n acn.epted ;n full sati'a:l:i,.n
of all claim. and de anin : upon the ,Comi:ny. ec .
That th. Co-imraor is d-.irou: of 'ttling apart anrd .l.--rnatin th,: .--.e.'a land-
oaried and held by It itn aiid C-unti, f..r thr bicnnt of the holderir of -aid ]4it'
.coni rr.: rs
Said C.n"iaonl hi ril.:, larilte and c.-r.l' rmr; a'h-:h .:.-f aid '.arranty d-JedA a
hircIh am.r,~nlt by -lb,.llulli-:n of the f-.:.lh inr e ant o[ varrnt e rr ti. in .ain of
na.d dlied .
And to that ernd their C rim ar.. tLarly of the frt part. f.,r it.llf and it. .i.e-
c .--.r:. l i aid pr-.min:- di r:libd in -ai h [f saidJ artanlr, d.ieds e^ecuti d and
baring dare the liith dal c- Aptiili. 1'I|a. and rie c titvely filid or about to he ihl.d
for rLLjrd in the Crunt.i of Palm B-a.:h anl Le. in the State .i, Fl.:.rda. arn
uv.-ry part rnd parcel -of said thcriin il. .:nitb.:d prmni-i.e, unto. thr. -aid Dartie of
thr i ,ri,nd fart. th- .r iu.'e:: iors and a.~ -l: .. as 'ri t it. th. -aid party of the I r,.t
riar and r itl lii,--i.r=. anid atainm- all an-d eery prr;-on or p-fur.on. hmisoe i.r
Ia lfull.y -llaing or lu claim the -ane, -hall arid ";Il Varrant and Iiy theieC pr-eCrnt.
fore. er def. nd
Grart r ir;mi-:s. rtrl5.i e: and quiti-.-llmi tihc liollh..inp dv-..ribcd Inndr siuatred
in the Couintie of Palmi B.acbh and L.:e r .p-.:r ,.ely, in iaid S~lste i. rF.irida. rlt, it -
ria-ti...nal Shr~tion I' T...-nrehip 43 S.ouh. Rringe 3 Ea-sr.
Fratiilonal Si.cie'n 4 and fractionn-l Si-tion IT. Toninrhip .4 S..uth, Range 17

Fra,: ti nal SEti...n F. T.nhinhip 41 Soutlh. Pance ':. Ea,t, all in Palm Beach
Count.\ afore a.i
AlI-o the \\I .si half .:.f N.rtnnIE:t -.iuit=r of S, tic.n 1L' and West half ..f W'ei
half of Sect;on .I. ,To nih.p I S.uth. Ranev i' Eoat.
Fracir.nali Sit.on ji in Ti-unship i.i Soulth, Rai,-ee 31 Eart, all in Lee County

Sutljie to Ih rhsr cia.n. r n for drainage and ir-ad purpr.i;es and for
righi of 'a; for cannl, diuIr-c.i and r.,.-lJ cit orith in .a-.d N-, lii i,, from the
Tru ire .*', the internal Improi',mnlnt Fur d of tihe Stalt of FI.lriia. datld Deem-

SRJ-iti:t nl-.. 1. all ias-c arn a-si-mri f..r th. i:;.r il12
To" hlld and mrnag-e ih.- land hetrib cr-nitred until su.:h l.me as the. shall
ha.e nr.irinorlated and rprgarni;ed thi ce'r...-tll-on ruluiicld Lo. ha ing a capital >astk
Sdividid int: In.' -hare' olf Ihi. iar alur- and 'oting pn-. .r. an-d -ad Trustes -haUll
convey to .-aid corporationn the land' her-t. c.:.n\iet and thln held and mana cd bv
them heruinder. in :onrilclraltion of th,. .i-ancE of -ai.J sbhfi-re, lfull-paid and non-
ai-e.; able. and hall rhiltrbitiutl d nhaTl,-: armor iia, ; d .uc..i --ful bidd-lr at the
)Opnirnp or Au..i-.on. one i hare for (ach if saJd i 4 j lonract.' ri.htreiuron raid
Trut.,a -h ali be thuerafter discharged of all trutt ir, rue.pr-t of the land. so by
them iunv,.r.d
i Impresmsion of corporate scal rhovi-n i


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T. J. Champion,
of ChKi ago. Illinois,
H. J (hapnman,
of Greenfield, Iowa. and
G. C. Bantz,
of Wa-hincton, D. C.,
as Trustees,
To


MARIE I. '.ILL


Trustees' Deed.
Dated April 15. 1912.
Acknowledged before
Notary Public.
Two Witnesses.

Filed February 21, 1914

in Book 36 pate 427
Palm Beach County records.
Consideration $1 and other valu-
able con-iderations.


States that in performance of their trust as Trustees under deed
from The Florida Everelades Land Company, dated April 10. 1912,
and recorded in Book 22. page 5U, records of Palm Beach County.
Florida, as amended by an indenture between said Company and
said Trustees dated April 12, 191.2. recorded in Book 22. page 147,
records of said Palm Beach County. do grant, bargain. sell and con-
iey the following described lands situated in the County of Palm
Beach and State of Florida, to-wit:

Southeast muartpr of Northeast quarter of
Northwest quarter of Section 13, Township 45
South, Range 36 East,


Subject to those certain reservations for drainage and reclama-
tion purposes and for rights of way for canals, ditches and roads set
forth in said deed, and to taxes and assessments for the year 1912.


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3154-E


CERTIFICATE.
The
FLOiRIA ABSTRACT COMPANY
IA (Co:iporatjirin tuheanized Under the Laws of the State of Florida
of West Palm Beach. Florida.
HEREBY CERTIFIES,
1-t: That lie itatemeiint et forth iii the ft're in-rie printed
not ri'i.I and .el titicate. niade Lby Title Guatanty ConFmpanlii of Jack-
srrville, Florida. a i, tl ue and .iior e t;
'2d; That the flirc-lorniL Extrenir.n of Abl-:tela t f11 Title, c:impri:.!irn.
c intri t nority-rive to trwenty-'eve:in, both rim lutive, a a' compiled by
it fi'c:iii the PubLlic Rec...*id: of Palm Beach C..unty,F Florida, and chowi
fti'm and ini.ludinv the seventh da.\ of Janualy, 1911,
iA I All c...inveyances. lease-r, mortgage, liens, notices .oft li
penOdeni. j.iLdaiimeints and decree; describing cr purpoiting to affect
the title to

Southeast quarter of IJortheast quarter
of Northwest quarter of Section 13, Township
45 South, Range 36 East,


I culided ii thle olit-c- of the Clerk .of the Circuit Couirt of Palm Beach
County, Florida;
SBI All judgment arnd decii.es, if any. for tlh. leco'.ery of
money fiomrn and auaintii The Florida Eve:-ielades Land Comrpany,
T .J. Clamipi.n, H. J. Chapnian and G C. Bantz as Trritee.: and
marie R. WVill eintred of
lecotd ii thi e l 'o :e ,.f the Clerk .f the Circuit C..uLt of .-aid Palm
*' Bea h.. C,..unty. a- tlih rein iii pec'iriE J;
iCi All will and probate proceedin-i of record in -aid Palm
C ar:-c Ciour ty. atfe,:tinii the title t. s*aid laid;
(Di All unpaid taxes: for 'h lii a ]aid lan.J i- char-al..lr, ex,\lu ,.i.
of tlie taxes fr-r the year 1912. 1916 taxes are due and
S IN WITNESS WHERE'OF the said Company has caused these
S present- o oi- ihie'iied in its ianla and its coorporate 'eal to be hereunto


affixed, thi: sixteenth


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day ot January


A 4L 17, at eight o'clock r.LM.
PFLORIl'A ABSTRACT COMPANY,


:Secretary.


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ATLANTIC TITLE & GUARANTY COMPANY
WEST PALM BEACH. FLORIDA


ABSTRACTS OF TITLE
AND
TITLE INSURANCE
TO ALL
LANDS AND LOTS
IN THE COUNTY OF PALM BEACH AND
STATE OF FLORIDA


ABSTRACT OF TITLE TO

SE, NE+, NW*, Seotion 13, Township
45 South, Range 36 East.


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REPORT OF TAX SALE

TAX COLLECTOR

To

STATE TREASURER


Dated July 3, 1922
Recorded in County Tax
Sale Book 5, page 19,
Palm Beach County
Records.
Certificate No. 750,
Amount: $3.18


SE- of NEj of NWc of Section 13-45-36 sold for State and

County taxes assessed for the year 1921 as the property of Marie

R. Will.


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REPORT OF TAX SALE

TAX COLLECTOR

To

TRUSTEES OF INTERNAL IMPROVE-
MENT FUND


Dated August 7, 1922
Recorded in Drainage
Tax Sale Book 4, page 19
Palm Beach Lounty Record:
Certificate No. 762,
Amount: $3.28


SE- of NE* of NWi of Section 13-45b-6 sold for Drainage taxes

assessed for the year 1921 as the property of Marie R. Will#


REPORT OF TAX SALE


TAX COLLECTOR

To

SUPERVISORS OF PALM BEACH HIGH-
WAY AND DRAINAGE DISTRICT


Dated August 7, 1922
Recorded in palm Beach
Highway and Drainage
Tax Sale Book 1, page
117,
Palm Beach bounty Record!
Certificate-No. 669
Amount: $5.50


SE4 of NE of NWt of Section 13-45-36 sold for Highway and

Drainage taxes assessed for the year 1921 as the property of


Marie R. Will.


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CERTIFICATE. ABSTRACT NC. 24,545-L

ATLANTIC TITLE & GUARANTY COMPANY, OF WEST PALM BEACH, FLORIDA

(a corporation organized under the laws the State of Florida)

HEREBY CERTIFIES:


That the foregoing entries numbered one to 3
inclusive constitute a complete and correct abstract of the title
to the following described lands situate, lying and being in the
County of Palm Beach and State of Florida, to-wit:-

SE* of NE of NW Of Section 13, Township 45 South
of Range 36 East;





















and show all conveyances, leases, mortgages, liens, notices of lis
pendens, unredeemed tax sales, judgments, decrees, wills and pro-
bate proceedings, affecting the title to said lands, as shown of
record in tie office of tne Clerk of the Circuit Court and in
the office of the County Judge of Palm Beach County, Florida, from
the Sixteenth day of January, A. D. 19 17 at eight
o'clock A.M.to the date hereof.


1920 State and County Taxes and years priot thaeto
are PAID. 1921, 1922, 1923, 1924 and 1925 State and County,
also Everglades Drainage District Taxes are UNPAID.
Sold for Palm Beach Highway and Drainage District
Taxes for the year 1921, 1925 Palm Beach Highway and Drainage
District Taxes are DUE AND PAYABLE.

TN WITNESS WHEREOF, THE SAID ATLANTIC TITLE & GUARANTY
SOMPANY, has caused these presents to be signed in its name, by
its duly authorized officer, and its corporate seal to be hereunto
affixed, this the Eighteenth day ofNovember
A. D., 192 5at eight o'clock A.M.
I'
i ATLANTIC TITLE & GUARANTY ~MPANY,

By
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Examination of t tle

TO

The South half of Sections 25, 26, 27, 28, 29 and 30 and all of Sections 31, 32, 33, 34, 35 and 36 in Town-
ship 50 South, Range 38 East.
The South half of Sections 25, 26, 27, 28, 29 and 30 and all of Sections 31, 32, 33, 34, 35 and 36 in Township
50 South, Range 39 East.
All of Sections 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6; the North half of Sections 7, 8, 9, 10, 11 and 12; the South half of Sec-
tions 25, 26, 27, 28, 29 and 30; and all of Sections 31, '32, 33, 34, 35 and 36 in Township 51, Range 38 East.
All of Sections 1, 2, 3, 4. 5 and 6; the North half of Sections 7, 8, 9, 10, 11 and 12; the South half of Sec-
lions 2.. 21i. 27. 2.. 2 n9 an.l :I;: .Inl al ,f s -,n tnu '1, ._32, 3. 2-4. :35 and :36 in Tlowns hip 52, Range :38 East.
All of Sections 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6; the North half of Sections 7, 8, 9, 10, 11 and 12; the South half of Sec-
tions 25, 26, 27, 28, 29 and 30; and all of Sections 31, 32, 33, 34, 35 and 36 in Township 51, Range 39 East.
All in Dade County, Florida.


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Date
April 29, 1903.


Kind of Intru ment
Patent

I/


No. 1.
ACT OF CONGRESS.
Chapter LXXXIV, Act of September 28, 1850; Be it enacted: "That to enable
the State of Arkansas to construct the necessary levees and drains to reclaim the
swamp and overflowed lands made unfit for cultivation thereby, which shall remain un-
sold at the passage of this act, shall be.-and the same are hereby granted to said
State."
"And be it further,enacted, That the provisions of this Act be extended to and
their benefits be conferred upon each of the other States of the Union in which such
swamp and overflowed lands, known and designated as aforesaid, may be situated."
(Above is filed in the office of the Commissioner of Agriculture at Tallahassee,
Florida.)


No. 2.

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, BY THEODORE ROOSEVELT, PRESIDENT,
TO
STATE OF FLORIDA.

Whereas, By the Act of Congress approved September 28, 1850, entitled "An Act
to enable the State of Arkansas and other States to reclaim the 'Swamp Lands' within
their limits," it is provided that all the "Swamp and Overflowed Lands" made unfit
thereby for cultivation, thin the State of Florida which remained unsold at the pas-
sage of this Act, shal e granted to said State; and whereas, In pursuance .of in-
structions from the eeral Land Office of the 'United States, the several tracts or
parcels of land hereafter described have been selected as "Swamp and Overflowed
Lands" inuring W.$he said State under the Act aforesaid situate in the District of
fands subject to sale at Gainsville, Florida; among land is the land described in head-
ing hereof.


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Book
Laws of Florida


Chapter 610


Book
"A" Lis Pendens

Page
134

Date
Aug. 31, 1906.

Piled
Sept. 15, 1906

Kind of Instrument
Notice of Lis
Pendens


No. 3.
An Act to provide for and encourage a Liberal System of Internal Improvements
in this State.
Sec. 1. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the State
of Florida in General Assembly convened: That, all proceeds that may hereafter accrue
from the sale of swamp lands or lands subject to overflow, granted to this State by
an Act of Congress, approved Sept. 28, A. D. 1850, together with all proceeds that have
accrued or may hereafter accrue to the State from sale of said lands, are hereby set
apart and declared a distinct and separate fund, to be called the Internal Improvement
Fund of the State of Florida, and are to be strictly applied according to the provis-
ions of this Act.
Sec. 2. Be it further enacted: That for the purpose of assuring a proper ap-
plication of said Fund for the purposes herein declared, said lands and the funds aris-
ing from the sale thereof, are irrevocably vested in five Trustees, to-wit: The Governor
.f the S.tat.-: the i.iriP..tri.lir .t' Pu li, A -..uiint-. tin- .tat,- Tr.oasurer; the Attorney
General and the Register of State Lands,'and their successors in office, to hold the same
in Trust for the uses and purposes hereinafter provided, with power to sell and trans-
fer said lands to purchasers, etc. Above with others passed the House of Representa-
tives Dec. 29, 1854; passed the Senate Jan.2, 1855, approved by the Governor Jan. 6,
1855.


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No. 4.

Wisner Land Company
To
Trustees of the Internal Improvement Fund of the State of Florida.

Suit involving land described in the heading hereof and other land.


Book
No. 49 of Deeds

Page
7

Date
Feb. 27, 1908.

Filed
May 6, 1909.

Kind of Instrument
Dismissal


No. 5.

United States Circuit Court in and for the Southern District of Florida, Wisner
Land Company, Complainant.

Vs.

Trustees of the Internal Improvement Fund of the State of Florida.
Order of the Court dismissing the Bill of Complaint noted in preceding number
hereof.


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Book
"A" Lis Pendens

Page
14:3


Dale
July 1, 1907.


Filed
JTuly 9, 1907.

Kind of Instrument
Notice Lis Pendens.


No. G.


United States Circuit Court, Northern District of Florida, Southern States Land
& Timber Co.
.Original Bill
Vs.

Southern States Land & Timber Company, and Napoleon B. Broward and oth-


rels.


Gives notice that the Wisner Land Company, the Complainant, in above Cross
Bill seeks to have the Court decree that the said Wisner Land Company is entitled to
a d,,.-d or .n:, vynn-\ a n of tflI lauds dl'l.- :ril, 4-d in i.-:ading li-, c f and Ith lir lands. from
the defendant, the Trustees of the Internal Improvement Fund of the State of Florida.


Book
49 of Deeds


Page
200


Date
Mch. 10, 190S.

Filed
June 21, 1909.


Kind of Instrument
Certificate.


Book
46 of Deeds


No. 7.

United States Circuit Court. Northern District of Florida Cross Bill, Wisner Land

Company,
Vs.

Southern States Land & Timber Company, and Napoleon B. Broward and oth-


Certificate recites that this Bill was

entered therein, and that said cause did
dismissal by the cross-complainant.
Certified to by F. W. Marsh, Clerk

ern District of Florida, June 17, 1909.


dismissed by order of the Court, made and

not come to a final decree, but by voluntary


of Circuit Court of the United States, North-


Page
252

Date
Oct. 26, 1908.


Filed
Jan. 4, 1909.


Kind of Instrument
Deed


Conslderation
$1.25 per acre.


No. S.

Trustees of Internal Improvement Fund of the State of Florida,

To

Davie Realty Company, a Corporation of Colorado.

Conveys: Land described in heading of this abstract.


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Book
"B" of Corporations


Page
141


Dale
Jan. 2. 1900.


Filed
June 8, 1909.


Kind of Instrument
Articles of
Incorporation


No. 9.

Davie Realty Company By R. P. Davie. J. R. MeKinnie, and A. J. Bendle.

To carry on a general real estate and insurance business to buy, sell and deal in
real estate of all kind, and interests therein; to lend money thereon, and to buy, sell,

hold, trade in all kinds of security therefore etc., etc. Capital Stock $10.000.00.


Book
"B" of Corporations


Page
141


Date
Jan. 2, 1900.


Filed
June 8, 1900.


Kind of Ihatrument
Letters Patent


Book
"12" of Mtg's.

Page
460

Dale
Dec. 11, 1908.

Filed
Jan. 4, 1909.

Kind of Instrnment
Mortgage

Consideration
$66,666.66.


Book
4 Satis. Mtg.

Page
112

Filed
Nov. 26, 1909.

Filed
Dec. 6. 1909.

Kind of Instrument
Satisfaction of Mtg.

Consideration
$66,666.66.


No. 10.

State of Florida,

To

Davie Realty Co.

Grants Letters Patent.


No. 11.

Davie Realty Company, a Corporation, by R. P. Davie, Pres.,

To

Trustees of the Internal Improvement Fund of the State of Florida,

Encumbers: Land described in the heading of this Abstract.


No. 12.

Albert W. Gilchrist, Gov.; A. C. Croom, Comptroller; Park M. Trammell, Atty.
General; W. V. Knott, Treasurer; and B. E. McLin, Commissioner of Agriculture, as

Trustees of the Internal Improvement Fund of the State of Florida,

To

Davie Realty Co.,


Release to Mortgage recorded in B1ok 12 of Mortgages, page 460, shown as

entry No. 11 hereof.


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Book
49 of Deeds

Page
482

Date
Sept. 30, 1909.

Filed
Dec. 10, 1909.

Kind of Instrument
Warranty Deed

Consideration
$1.00 and Other Val-
uable Considerations.


No. 13.

The Davie Realty Company, By R. P. Davie, Pres.,

To

The Everglades Land Co.,

Conveys: S. 1.2 of Sees. 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, and 30, all of Sees. 31, 32, 33, 34, 35
and 36 in Tp. 50, Rge. 38.

All of Sees. 1 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, N. of Sees. 7, 8, 9, 10, 11 and 12, the S. ; of Sees.
25, 26, 27, 28, 29 and 30, and all of Sees. 31, 32, 33, 34, 35 and 36 in Tp. 51, Rge. 38.
All of Sees. 1, 2, 4, 5, and 6. the N. 1.2 of Sees. 7. 8, 9, 10, 11 and 12, the
S. Y2 of Sees. 25, 26, 27, 28, 29 and 30, and all of Sees. 31, 32, 33, 34, 35 and 36 in Tp.
52, Rge. 38.

S. I. of Sees. 25, 26, 27, 28, 29 and 30, and all of Sees. 31, 32, 33, 34, 35 and
36 in Tp- 50, Rge. 39.

All of Sees. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6: the N. 1.. of Sees. 7, 8, 9, 10, 11 and 12, the S. 1 of
Sees. 25, 26, 27, 28, 29 and 30, and all of Sees. 31, 32, 33, 34, 35 and 36 in Tp. 51. Rge.
39, containing in all 46,(:80 acres more or less.

Subject to all taxes and assessments taxed or assessed on said described land due
and payable in the year 1910.


Book
2

Page
1

Date
Nov. 30, 1909.

Filed
Dec. 10, 19C9.

Kind of Inutrument
Plat


No. 14.

The Everglades Land Company, By A. J. Bendle, President,

To

The Public,
Know all men by these Presents, That we, The Everglades Land Company, a
corporation incorporated under the Laws of the State of Florida, do hereby dedicate,
acknowledge, create and establish the attached plat subdividing the S. 12 of Sees. 30,
29, 28, 27, 26 and 25 of Tp. 50, S. Rge. 38, E., and the S. of Sees. 30, 29, 28, 27 and
26 of Tp. 50, S. Rge. 39 E, and also subdividing all of Sees. 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36 of
Tp. 50 S. Rge. 38 E., and all of Sees. 31, 32, 33, 34 and 35 of Tp. 50 S. Rge. 39 E.
And also subdividing all of Sees. 6, 5, 4, 3, 2 and 1, and the N. 12 of Sees. 7, 8, 9, 10,
11 and 12 of Tp. 51 S. Rge. 3S E. And also subdividing all of Sees. 6, 5, 4, 3, 2 and 1
and the N. % of Sees. 7, 8, 9, 10, 11 and 12 of Tp. 51 S. Rge. 39 E. And also the S. i.
of Sees. 30, 29, 28, 27, 26 and 25. and all of Sees. 31, 32, 33, 34, 35 and 36 of Tp. 51 S.
Rge. 3S E., and the S 1.2 of Sees. 30. 29, 28, 27. 26 and 25, and all of Sees. 31. 32, 33,
34, 34 and 36 of Tp. 51 S. Rge. 39 E. And also all of Sees. 6. 5. 4, 3, 2 and 1 and the N
4: of Sees. 7, 8, 9, 10, 11 and 12 of Tp. 52 S. Rge 38 E. Also the S. 1 of Sees. 30, 29,
28, 27, 26 and 25 and all of Sees. 31, 32, 33, 34, 35 and 36 of Tp. 52, Rge. 38 E.

In Testimony Whereof, Witness our hands and seals on this 30th day of No-
vember A. D., 1909.
The Everglades Land Company,
By A. J. Bendle, President.


Attest: R. Ml. Price, Secretary.


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No. 15.

The Everglades Land Co., By A. J. Bendle, President,

To

The Davie Realty Co.,


Book
18 of Mt,'s.

Page
163

Dale
Oct. 1, 1909.

Filed
De.. 10, 1909.

Kind of Instrument
Mortgage

Conslderation
$66,657.00.


Encumbers: S. 1. of Sees. 25, 26, 27, 28, 29 and 30; all of Sees. 31, 32, 33, 34, 35
and 36 in Tp. 50 Rge. 38.

All of Sees. 1, 2, 3. 4. 5 and 6: the N. 1- of Sees. 7, 8. 9. 111, 11 and 12; the S.
! of Sees. 25. 26, 27, 29 and 30; all of S.t.-s. 31, 32, 33, 34, 35 and 36, except the N.
E. 1' of N. E. 1.4 of S. E. 1.4 of See. 36, all in Tp. 51, Rge. 38.

All of Sees. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6; the N. 1.' of Sees. 7, 8, 9, 10, 11; the N. W. !. of
N. W. 1, of N. E. i.' of Sec. 12; the N. 1I of Sees. 25, 26, 27, 28, 29 and 30; all of Sees.
31, 32, 33, 34, 35 and 36 in Tp. 52, Rge. 38.

S. 1i of Sees. 26, 27, 28, 29 and 30; all of Sees. 31, 32, 33, 34 and 35 in Tp. 50,
Rge. 39.

All of Sees. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6, the N. 1. of Sees. 7, S, 9, 10, 11 and 12, the S. 1._ of
Sees. 25, 26, 27, 28, 29 and 30 and all of Sees. 31, 32, 33, 34, 35 and 36 in Tp. 51 Rge.
39, containing 44,990 acres of land, more or less.

Notes in the sum of $5,554.75, interest at 7 per cent. as follows: Nos. 1, 2, 3,
and 4, due on or before one year. Nos. 5, 6, 7 and 8 due on or before two years. Nos.
9, 10, 11 and 12 due on or before three years.

And provided also that upon payment by the Mortgagor to the Mortgagee of the
sum of $10.00 per acre cash, that the Mortgagee will release any portion of the above
mortgaged land provided payments will be in no less sums than $100.00 at any one
time.


Book
"B" Corporations

Page
145

Date
June 24, 1909

Flied
July 9, 1909.

Kind of Instrument
Letters Patent


No. 16.

The State of Florida, By A. W. Gilchrist, Gov., and H. Clay Crawford, Secre-
tary of State,

To

The Everglades Land Company,

Grants Letters Patent for the purpose of buying, selling, leasing, owning, mort-
gaging, conveying and holding lands, buildings, factories, machinery, canals, rights-of-
way, roads, railroads, levees, dykes and drains, and all forms of real property etc.
A. J. Bendle,
W. H. Spurgeon,
E. C. Sharer.


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Book
''B" Corporations


Page
14S

Date
June 30, 1909

Filed
July 9, 1909

Kind of Instrument
Affidavit


No. 17.


J. R. McKinnie,

To

The Public,

Affidavit as follows: The total amount of the Capital Stock said Company is
authorized to issue is $400,000.00, and the amount of the capital stock actually sub-
scribed, paid for and issued is $40,0 .0.00.


No. 18.


Book
No. 50 of Deeds


Page
117

Date
Oct. 1, 1909.

Filed
April 23, 1910.

Kind of Instrument
Contract


The Everglades Land Co., By A. J. Bendle, President,

To

Everglade Land Sales Co., By Phil. S. Delany, President.
WITNESSETH: First: The Land Co., hereby appoints the Sales Co. exclusive

agents for the sale of lands in Dade County. Florida, purchased by the Land Co. from
the Davie Realty Co., by Deed, date Sept. 30. 1909, with the right, power and author-
ity in said Sales Co. to sell said lands at a price not less than $30.00 per acre upon
such terms as the said Sales Co., may deem proper. In consideration of said ap-
pointment the Sales Co. agrees to use its best efforts and be diligent in the sale of
said lands to the end that one-half of the total acreage is sold in three years from
date hereof and the residue is sold in five years from the date hereof, etc. Refers
to No. 49 of Deeds 482 Description of above lands.


Dale
July 20, 1910.

Filed
July 22, 1910.


No. 19.

We, the undersigned, hereby make affidavit, That in the dedication on the Plat
of Holdings of the Everglades Land Company, according to Plat Book 2, page 1, the
following error occurs namely: That Whereas the dedication reads: Dividing Sees.
34, 34, 36 Tp. 51, Rge. 39 E. said dedication should read, 34, 35, 36 Tp. 51, Rge. 39 E.
to correspond with the said Plat.


Sworn to before a Notary Public.


tSigned) The Everglades Land Co.
By A. J. Bendle, President.


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The Everglades Land Company hereby certifies that the foregoing transfers are true and cor-

rect copies as extracted from the Abstract of Title to Tract No................. Section ...........

Township ........8, Range.......E, located in Dade County, Florida, which abstract was issued under

certification by The Dade County Title, Insurance and Trust Company of Miami, Florida, and now

on file in the office of tlis opariny at Knsnuas City. Mo. We further certify that the lien retained in

the mortgage to the Davie Realty Company mentioned in No. 15 hereof has been duly released on

the records, as to Tract............ Section ...........Township ........., S. Range ..........E., as

shown in No. 20 following, and that said tract............ free from all liens and incumbrances.


.................. .... ... Secretary.

Attest:


The Everglades Land Company,

By A. J. Bendle, President.


Book


Date


Kind of Instrument


No. 20.



Davie Realty Company

To

The Everglades Land Company,

Releases mortgage recorded in Book No. 18 Mortgages, page 163, as to Tract

-Section Township S., Range -E.



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ABSTRACT OF TITLE
TO
THE FOLLOWING PIECES, PARCELS OR TRACTS OF LAND,
PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED IN THE ANN-XE.D "SCHED-
ULE A," COVERING THE PERIOD OF TIME, AND COMPILED
FROM THE RECORDS AND SOURCES AS SPECIFIED IN
SAID "SCHEDULE A."
SCHEDULE "A."
DESCRIPTIN : Those certain pieces, parcels or tracts of land situate and
being in LEE COUNTY, FLORIDA, and known and described as follows, to-wit:
W% of Section 7; all of Sections 11, 15, 23 and 27;
All in Township 44 South, Range 33 East.
All fractional Section 23; all of Section 35;
All in Township 43 South, Range 34 East.
All of Sections 1, 9, 13, 17, 21, 25, 29 and 33;
All in Township 44 South, Range 34 East.
All of Sections 1, 5, 9, 13, 17, 21, 25, 29 and 33;
All in Township 45 South, Range 34 East.
All of Sections 1, 5, 9, 13, 17, 21, 25, 29 and 33;
All in Township 46 South, Range 34 East.
All of Section 1; NEV4 of Section 5; all of Sections 9 and 13; N2
and SEV of Section 21; all of Section 25;
All in Township 47 South, Range 34 East.
This Abstract covers the period of time from the earliest public records
of Lee County, Florida, to and including the 19th day of January, A. D. 1911.
This Abstract exhibits all judgments and decrees, if any, for the re-
covery of money from and against the several persons, firms and corporations
whose names are hereinafter set forth by the names and initials stated (but
not otherwise) which have been entered for record in the office of the Clerk
of the Circuit Court in and for Lee County, Florida, during the twenty years
next preceding the date hereof, exclusive, however, of such thereof, if any,
as have been satisfied or released by marginal entry or by duly acknowledged
and recorded release or satisfaction, and such, if any, as may have been entered
against either of said parties subsequent to the date of the filing for record
of the conveyance herein shown by which such person or persons parted with
the title to the lands herein described, to-wit:
The United Land Company, P. A. Vans Agnew,
N. P. Bryan, N'-hli., P Bryan,
J. M. Barrs, 'i'l,. IFl.. ri Everglades Lands
John M. Barrs, Company.
This Abstract exhibits all unredeemed tax sales of cnd all unpaid
taxes for which the said lands are now chargeable, exclusiv- .:.i t::..,- for
the year 1911.
END OF SCHEDULE "A."



B. E. McLiN, Certificate.
Commissioner of 1 i. ;llire of the Dated Jan. 29, 1909.
State of I't... ,Jo,
TO
(WHOM IT MAY CONCERN).
Certifies that, as such officer, he is legal custodian of t'i, r,: -.-rd- 'jnd
patents pertaining to the public lands in said State; that certain Ilndls I'beine
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the lands described in ', Ih hIll. A" and other lands) were regularly patented
to tie State of I:l rli by the United States of America under an Act of
C(i.,ii .-. I.i....Itl September .- ', 18511. in Gainsville Patent No. 137, dated
April 29, I'i, ..- .p',pears of record in V'.-l 1, "Patents to Swamp Lands, Gains-
ville Series," record of which patent is in his office and custody.
INorr.--This abstract of the certificate of B. E. McLin, Commissioner
as above stated, was made from the original exhibited to this Company.

TITLE GUARANTY COMPANY,
By CARROLI, D. JUDsoN, President.]

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OVrICIAr. MAP Map.
ov TiE Fil.., June 29, 1907.
EvERG(ADIos. P'l:,t Book A, page 1.
Embraces parts of Lee and other counties, including the land described
in Schedule "A" of this Abstract.

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THIE UNITrIn IAND COMPANY Notice of Lis Pendens.
TO Dated May 3. 1907.
AI, WHOM IT MAY CONCERN. 1:ll. I. May 14, 1907.
Lis Pendcns Book -, page 35.
N.,t,, is hereby given that The United Land Company has instituted
suit in the t ii-nu' Court in and for Dade County, Florida, vs. N. B. Broward,
as Governor, etc., et al, involving a part of the lands described in said Sched-
ule "A" and other lands.
Ni'iil -For dismissal of this suit see Mml,,1.. Book 6, page 348 of the
Circuit Court of Dade County, Florida.]

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Turt TRusT'rEs Deed No. 16195.
or Dated Dec. 15, 1908.
THE INTERNAL, IMTROVVIrINT FUND Filed Jan. 5, 1909.
or THE STATE O1 FLORIDA Book 24, page 85.
TO
P. A. VANS AGNc w,
of Osceola County, Florida.
In consideration of the conveyance to them by The United Land Com-
pany of certain lands described in warranty deed from the said Company by
its attorney in fact, P. A. Vans Agnew, and of other valuable considerations
and in accordance with written statement of said Land Company, dated
November 24, 1908, requesting that this deed be made to the said P. A.
Vans Agnew.
Grants, bargains, sells and conveys:
All the lands described in said Schedule "A" and other lands.
"SP hiL: and reserving unto the said The Trustees of the Internal Im-
provement Fund of the State of Florida, and their successors, the right at
any time to enter upon the said lands and make or cause to be made and
constructed thereon such canals, cuts, sluice-ways, dikes and other works as
may in the judgment of the said Trustees, or their successors, he necessary
and needful for the drainage or reclamation of any of the lands granted to
the State of Florida by Act of Congress approved Sept. 28, 1850, and to take
from the said lands hereby conveyed and to use such gravel, stone or earth
as may, in the judgment of the said Trii-t. t :, or their successors, be necessary


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to use in the making and construction of said canals, cuts, sluice-ways, dikes
and other works upon the said lands for the purpose aforesaid."
Signed and sealed:
N. B. BROWARD, Governor.
A. C. CROOM, Comptroller.
W. V. KNOTT, Treasurer.
W. H. ELrIs, Attorney-General.
B. E. McLIN, Commissioner of
Agriculture.
"Seal Dept. Agr."


P. A.-VANS AGNEW, Bachelor,
of Osceola County, Florida,
TO
N. P. BRYAN,
of Duval County, Florida.


Deed. 1926.
Dated Dec. 16, 1908.
Filed Jan. 22, 1909.
Book 24. page 104.
Consideration, $100.00 and other val-
uable considerations.


Grants, bargains, sells and conveys:
An undivided one-half interest in and to the lands described in said
"Schedule A" and other lands.
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P. A. VANS ACNEw, Bachelor,
of Osceola County, Florida,
AND
N. P. BRYAN AND WIFE, JULIA S.,
of Dural County, Florida.
TO
THiE UNITED LAND COMPANY,
a Corporation, Laws of Florida.


Mortgage.
Dated Dec. 16, 1908.
Filed Dec. 23, 1908.
Mortgage Book 5, page 297.
Consideration, $27,500.00.


Encumbers lands described in said "Schedule A" and other lands.

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THE UNITED LAND COMPANY,
a Corporation, Laws of Florida,
TO
P. A. VANS AGNEW,
of Osceola County, Florida,
AND
N. P. ERYAN,
of Duval County, Florida.


Assignment of Mortgage.
Dated Feb. 12, 1909.
Filed March 9, 1909.
Mortgage and Lien Assignment
Book (2), page 106.
Consideration, $15,000.00.


Assigns and transfers unto P. A. Vans Agnew and to N. P. Bryan an
undivided six-elevenths interest in said mortgage executed by them, being
entry No. 6 hereof.
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THE UNITED LAND COMPANY,
a Corporation, Laws of Florida,
TO
P. A. VA .\: r ....
of Osceola C.-'nie. F'l..'.I,
AND
N. P. BRYAN,
of Duval County, Florida.


s.inniit.it of Mortgage.
Dated Dec. 21, 1909.
Filed May 3, 191'.1
l l:,rtga-g'_ and Lien -,.ii2,in.:Ent
Book (2), page I1.
Consideration, $12.?.11 1111


Assigns and transfers unto P. A. Vans Agnew :an'. Ni P il.'i. their
representatives and assigns, the remaining 5/11 interest ii :il iir-,.lisig,.- licr,-
tofore described at entry No. 6, and all its right, title *ini Imnicr,:st in :nd t,.-
the whole of said mortgage and the debt secured therl.:i i.i li ill tihe rihhtz.
conditions and covenants contained therein.
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P. A. VANS AC.NI:W
AND
N. P. 3RVAN
WITHt
Tn'ln FLORIDA EvEclADls LAND Co.


\ [ L 1 i Ill 1iii.
1)' ,1I Il.' 31, 1909.
[:l. .I Jan. 17, 1910.
Miscl. Book 1, page 623.


Recites debt of $27,500.00 by Vans Agnew and N. P. Bryan to United
Land Company and mortgage to secure same, Mortgage Book 5, page 297,
Lee County Records; that Vans .',,,.r iinl Bryan and his wife, on February
6, 1909, conveyed to J. M. Barrs il~ I.,1.,I.l- described in said mortgage, and
said Barrs assumed and agreed to pay said mortgage; that Barrs on March
1, 1909, conveyed said lands to The Florida Everglades Land Company and
said Company assumed and agreed to pay said mortgage; that the said note
secured by said mortgage is now unpaid; agrees to extension of payments
on said note, last payment to be due on May 1, 1910.


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P. A. VANS AGNE'W,
of Kissiinmiee, Plorida,
TO
N. P. BRYAN,
of Jacksonville, / ..... .,.


Power of Attorney.
Dated Dec. 31, 1909.
Fil-.I May 3, 1910.
Deed Book 16, page 413.


There having been no recorded exercise of this Power, its terms are
omitted herefrom.


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P. A. VANS AGNIEV,
of Kissimmee, !' .....
ANr
N. P. PRYAN,
of Jacksonville, Florida,
TO
THE BARNETT NATIONAL BANK
OF JACKSONVILLE.


Assignment of Mortgage.
Dated Dec. 31, 1909.
Filed May 3, 1910.
M..t;.: .mtnd Lien Assignment
I'..-.. 2), page 116.
Consideration, $27,500.00.


Assigns and transfers unto said Barnett National Bank the mortgage
described at entry No. 6, 1..cL-til, I with the note secured thereby and all the
right, title and interest of said Vans A-iu. ., and Bryan in and to said mort-
gage and note, :i,,l,,li. the contract dated December 31, 1909, between the
assignors and Thl Il..:i.I, Everglades Land Company.


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THE BARNETT NATIONAL. BANK
oF JACKSONVIL.I.E
TO
(WoM rIT MAY CONCERN).


Satisfaction of Mortgage.
Dated April 30, 1910.
Filed May 3, 1910.
Satisfaction of Mortgage
Book 1. page 345.


\,lii .. .h1,lg. receipt of full and complete payment of the note and
other indebtedness secured by mortgage dated December 16. 1908, made by
P. A. Vans Agnew, of Osceola County, Florida, and N. P. Bryan and wife,
of Duval County, Florida. to The United Land Company, and recorded in
Mi...i IL Book 5, page 297, of the public records of Lee County, Florida,
which min. ."i'ail and indebtedness have been duly assigned to said The Barnett -
National Bank of Jacksonville and are now held by it and does hereby cancel,
satisfy and discharge said mortgage and the lien thereof.


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THE UNITED States LAND COMPANY, Quit-Claim Deed.
a Corporation, Laws of Fi..-ida. Dated March 19, 1909.
To Filed April 3, 1909.
P. A. VANS AGNEw, Book 24, page 156.
of Osceola County, Florida, Consideration, $1.00 and other valu-
AND able considerations.
N. P. PRYAN,
of Duval County, Florida.

Quit-claims:
All right, title and interest, if any there be, vested in the said party of
the first part in and to those certain lands situated in Lee County, Florida,
and more particularly described in a certain deed from the Trustees of the
Internal Improvement Fund of the State of Florida to the said P. A. Vans
Agnew, one of the second parties, dated December 15, 1908, and recorded
among the public records of said Lee County, Florida, in Deed Book 24,
page 85.
Subject to the mortgage given by said P. A. Vans Agnew and N. P.
Bryan to said Land Company for $27,500, dated December 16, 1908, and re-
corded in Lee County, Florida, in Mortgage Book 5, page 297, and without
in any way affecting the title or rights of said Land Company.. under said
mortgage.
Signed by The United Land Company, by Frederic L. Huidekoper,
1st Vice-President
Corporate seal.
Attest, Secretary.
Acknowledged.


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P. A. VANS AGNEW, Bachelor, Warranty Deed.
of Osceola County, Florida, Dated Feb. 6, 1909.
NATHAN P. BRYAN AND WIFE, Filed March 9, 1909.
JULIA S., Book 24, page 135.
of Duval County, Florida, Consideration, $5,000.00.
TO
J. M. BARRS,
of Duval County, Florida.

Grants, bargains, sells and conveys:
All the lands described in said Sci.hlll.:i A" hereof and other lands.
Subject to the mortgage described at entry No. 6 hereof.
Subject to the reservation in the deed from the Trustees of the Internal
Improvement Fund as set forth at entry No. 4 hereof.


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J. M. BARRS, Single, Mortgage.
of Duval County, Florida, Dated Feb. 6, 1909.
To Filed March 9, 1909.
P. A. VAN' i,.r M.-.rl.L'Ie EC.,olk 5, ice 307.
of Osceola C(,.try. FI.' da. C'..i- .]Lr.ti..i $29'i222?-'
NATH.'.N P P..', 'N.
of Duval C.iu.,ty ifl ., d

Encum ber, LIa ,nd.I ,I-.-:rle.i ,n s:.,I "?-Scha, l- .1" c., .l .:,'ll:r nd.l-
151


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P. A. VANS ...., v.. .
of .' ., ',, l / l.. ,,i.
AND
N. P. BRYAN,
of Jacksonville, Fi... Li..
TO
W. K. JEWvETT
AND
WILLIAM A. O&Ts,
of Colorado Springs, Colorado.


\.-.igllll 11i of M -.rli.li.
Dated Dec. 31, 10.'J
Filed Jan. 17, 1910.
Assignment of Mortgage
Book 2, page 113.
Consideration, $31,484.36.


Assigns and transfers that mortgage described at entry 15 hereof.
t.. .. rl r with the note and other obligations secured thereby. The assignors
covenant that they are the sole and only owners of the above note and
mortgage.


W. K. JEWETT
AND
WILLIAM A. O'rs,
of Colorado Springs, Colorado,
TO
(k\ ,11 '.1 IT M AY i ...k ... .).


Release or Satisfaction of Mortgage.
Dated Sept. 7, 1910.
Filed Sept. 14, 1910.
Satisfaction of f.li I |',
lBook 1, page 381.


In consideration of the I:rm.niiit of the debt secured thereby, releases
the mortgage made by J. M. l110- t.' P. A. Vans Agnew and Nathan P.
P:i.in,. recorded in Mortgage Book 5, page 307, Public Records of Lee County,
I.'l.iii, and on December 31, 1909, assigned to W. K. Jewett and William
A. Otis, which :,. iliin.~rj is recorded in Book 2 of Mortgage and Lien As-
-ii._lml.ii _, pige 11.1, i.L. County, Florida, Records.
[i: 11l..i states they are the owners and holders of the note secured by
said mortr,;ie and that said mortgage, together with said note, is fully paid
and -li, i18
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J. M. BARRS, a Widower,
of J,7. ,.s, : ;i Florida,
TO
THE FLORIDA EVERGLADES LAND
COMPANY,
a Corporation, Laws of Colorado,
Authorized to do Business
Under the Laws of Florida.


Warranty Deed.
Dated March 1, 1909.
Filed April 3, 1909.
Book 24, page 153.
Consideration, $10.00 and other valu-
able consideration.


Give, grant, bargain, sell and convey:
All the land described in "Schedule A" hereof and other lands.
This conveyance is subject to the mortgages described at entry No. 6
and entry No. 15 hereof; also subject to the reservation in that deed from
the Trustees of the Internal Improvement Fund of the State of Florida, as
heretofore set forth at Entry No. 4.
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THE FLORIDA EVERGIADES LAND
COMPANY,
a Corporation, Laws of Colorado,
Authorized to do Business in
the State of Florida,
TO
J. M. BARRS,
of Jacksonville, Florida.


Mortgage.
Dated March 1, 1909.
Filed April 20, 1909.
Mortgage Book 6, page 35.
Consideration, $40,719.42.


Encumbers:
Tlh. I l. ,h .. 'd.i.i l in "S .,ll; l ...t. -..:.I.t I '3 'y.1. I S > I 23,
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J. M. BARRS, ttsi-tn:icotn of Mortgage.
of Jacksonville, Florida, Dated July 27, 1910.
To Filed July 29, 1910.
THE FLORIDA EVERGLADES LAND Satisfaction of Mortgage
COMPANY, Book 1, page 370.
a Corporation, Laws of Colorado.
In consideration of the full payment of the principal and interest of
the notes and other indebtedness secured by mortgage dated March 1, 1909,
executed by The Florida Everglades Land Company to said J. M. Barrs,
recorded in Mortgage Book 6, pages 35 to 41, of the public records of Lee
County, hereby release and discharge the lien of said mortgage and satisfy
the same in every respect.











CERTIFICATE
THE
TITLE GUARANTY COMPANY
(A Corporation Under the Laws of the State of Florida)
or JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA.

DOTH CERTIFY that the foregoing and annexed ABSTRACT OF TITL ,
comprising entries one (1) to twenty (20), inclusive, was compiled by it from
the public records of Lee County, Florida, and from such other public records
and sources as are therein indicated, and shows:
1st. All conveyances, leases, mortgages, liens, notices of lis pendens,
judgments and decrees describing or purporting to affect the title to the lands
designated in the Schedule "A" thereof, recorded in the office of the Clerk of
the Circuit Court for said Lee County, during the period specified in said
Schedule "A," to-wit: From the earliest public records of Lee County,
Florida, to and including the 19th day of January, A: D. 1911.
2nd. All judgments and decrees, if any, for the recovery of money
from and against the several persons named in said Schedule "A," by the
names or initials as therein written, entered of record in the office of the Clerk
of the Circuit Court of said County as therein specified.
3rd. All unredeemed tax sales of and all unpaid taxes for which saMl
lands are now chargeable, exclusive of taxes for the year 1911.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the said Company has caused these pre--
ents to be signed in its name and its corporate seal to be hereunto affixed thi
19th day of January, A. D. 1911.

TITLE GUARANTY COMPANY,

[Corporate Seal] By CARROLL. D. JUDSON, President.
ATTEST:
EDWARD A. NASH, Acting Secretary.


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CERTIFICATE


Til I GUAI.', NT'I COMPANY
i.\ -'..,..r,iii..i Under the Laws of the State of Florida)

OF JACKSONVuIL.E, FLORaIA.

'i.i'// i i, I.; / that it has examined the rc..rdls of the Circuit and
I 'triti L'rt. .i th. tI ted States of America, at Jacksonville, Florida, and
ihli. thi.rli. re Iiii uI -.;it-fied an:liie nit-. no proceedings in bankruptcy and
n.. p'nilrine -mit- rli i-C(rd in Ihi. ..nlli of the Clerk of said Courts against
i ~lk f..li11 li' iiiim .l I r- ns, to-wit:
'I hI liiL I.' nl Company.
N I' Ir\,n i i .,r :.. iLi l G r ih i I.
.1 M i'..rr. i .r h.l, i .1 Ha.rr .

Tl .' F1 ,, i ri.. i., i C '.. ,,,.

I' II I ". i1. l i ,'1 '1 I 11, ,.1 ,III. in' i .- sed these pres-
,' I ,i- i.. 1.. i. ,1 n Ul i?. u 111 1 in.I l- ,.i]..,r..t.. -L.,1 l It L 1: 1- .unto affix ed this
Io th ,[.,:. ,, 1 [I .n %. 1, I- I ]

I'TI.i .' \' i\NT'i &'MPANY.

Il I 1i .'. I_. .r, 1 .,1 D1 .1. ,I- sN, P resident.
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ABSTRACT OF TITLE
TO
THE FOLLOWING PIECES, PARCELS OR TRACTS' OF LAND,
PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED IN THE ANNEXED "SCHED-
LLE .A" COVERING THE PERIOD OF TIME, AND COMPILED
FROINM THE RECORDS AND Sul.RCES AS SPECIFIED IN
SAID "SCHEDULE A."
SCHEDULE "A "
DEiCRIPTION Th-ose certain plces. parcel. or tracts of lind situate .and
being in LEL C.,ULNTY, FLORiti', an.J kn.iin n and de.crilbed as follows. to-wit.
\Vp'. o-f Section 7: all o:f Sections 11, 15, 23 and 27;
. III in T,':. slip -4 S.)inh, Ro i Ia 33 East
All fraction.l Section 23: all of Section 35;
All in Tow.;n;luhl. 43 S.athi, RanLge 34 East
All of Secti.n- 1, 'J. 13. 1-, 21. 25. '9 and 33;
.11l it Ta iisli[p 44 South. R a./.- 34 Eajr
All f.-. Section 1. 5. 9. 13. 17. 21. 25. 29 and 33;
.-fI Fn /'..:'ne'iap 45 Sci'th. RaiN~gc 34 tLa-
All of Sections 1. 5, 9. 13, 17, 21. 25, 29 and 33;
A.,// i T ,H;tnsi -I 4. .S.ilh. R/.w,'. 34 iEa t.
All of Secti n 1; NE4 ..f Secuion ; all of Sections 9 and 13; N1i
and SE .| of Steti..in -1: all ,-.f Section 25:
.II il Tf.:. slip 47 S..n/i'. faim e 34 .ist.
Tlis Al.-r. rct covtirs thli: period of time from the earliest public records
of Lee C.iunty. F .:rld i. to 'in.m iiclud:lin, the 19th day of .lanuary. A. D 1911
Thi. .\b tract exlilit: all 1 udgrmerits and decrees, if any, for the re-
co:.vervy ,.f mii.r.nc frii m arnd agiin-t the s:cleral persons. nirms and corporations
v. hluoe inamei. are lh.ri.nafter .er iforth 1.. [le tlit iine. and initial, stated i but
rnot: othervi le I ..hich ha.e ier :n ner'd for record in the uofice of the Clerk
of the Circuit Court in midi for Lee Couity. Floridi, during: the twenty yeart.
next pr..ceding thei date liere,.l. hclus 1i .'., hI:' v.e er, .:.f iuch there-f. it anv.
a' has e beien saustied ,:.r relea'ei:l 1iy marginal entry .o:r by duly, acknoAledged
and recorded rcle.ase or antrmi- :t.-.n, arnt such, if an\. as i.;ay h..jv.e been entered
against citlher of said partlie- iub zequent to th.e date of tlie iling for rec 'rl
i:.f the conr'n \anc: hliercin s.h4.nii Ib, h liiclh uchli perr:on or perio.ns parted iith
t[le ruli- to th,: I:mnds herein d1.cribh:dl. to- lt :
i The Unit:d Land Company, -- .."P \. Van' Agnew,
SN P Br an. Nathan P. Br- n,
IJ M. Barrs, The Florida Everglades Lands
John Ml. Barrs, Company.
This .'Abtract .:xhibliit- all unredeemell tax 3 alcs of and all unpaid
taxes fir r whichh tlhe said land- are n:ow chargeable. eclusive of taxes for
the .ear '1911
END OF SCHEDULE "A"



B E NMcI.N, Certilicate.
Cmiii is.' ii.Cr ,I ./f ii lliur of the Dated .Jan. 29. 1900
Stlat' if Flo 'do.
I \\'ilHM if MAY CONCrrN .
Certifine that. as such office. he is legal custodian of the records and
patent' pertaining to the public lands in said State; that certain lands Ibeing











the lands described in "Schedule A" and other lands) were regularly patented
to the State of Florida by the United St atL of America under an Act of
(,,C~~1. approved September 28, 1850, in I'. IrIi 1l. Patent No. 137, dated
",1. II1 ,'', 1903, as appears of record in Vol 1, "Patents'to Swamp Lands, Gains-
ville Series," record of which patent is in his office and custody.
: .-l,, .--This abstract of the certificate of B. E. McLin, Commissioner
as above stated, was made from the original hill.it.. to t is Company.
ITTLE G 'V^ \N'A'C COMPANY,

..... ......... ......................... resident.]

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OFFICIAL MAP Map.
OF TiHE Filed June 29, 1907.
EV cGIADFs. Plat Book A, page 1.
Embraces parts of Lee and other counties, including the land described
in Schedule "A" of this Abstract.

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T''r UNITII L,AND COMPANY Notice of Lis Pendens.
To Dated May 3, 1907.
Ai., WVHOM Tr MAY CONC;RN. Filed May 14, 1907.
Lis .Pendens Book -, page 35.
Notice is hereby given that The United Land Company has instituted
suit in the Circuit Court in and for Dade County, Florida, vs. N. B. Broward,
as Governor, etc., et al, involving a part of the lands described in said Sched-
ule "A" and other lands.
[NoT'r.--Por dismissal of this suit see Minute Book 6, page 348 of the
Circuit Court of Dade County, Florida.]

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THF TRUSTEES Deed No. 16195.
OF Dated Dec. 15, 1908.
[I' INTERNAL IMPROVEMENT FUND Filed Jan. 5, 1909.
OF THE STATE OF FLORIDA Book 24, page 85.
TO
P. A. VANS AGNEW,
of Osceola County, Florida.
In consideration of the conveyance to them by The United Land Com-
pany of certain lands described in warranty deed from the said companyy by
its attorney in fact. P. A. Vans Agnew, and of other valuable considerations
and in accordance with written .statement of said Land Company, dated
November 24, 1908, requesting that this deed be made to the said P. A.
Vans ,-I, .'
Grants, bargains, sells and conveys:
All the lands described in said Scledule "A" and other lands.
"Saving and rI ..- i.I. into the said The Trustees of the internal Im-
provement Fund of ilI any time to enter upon the said lands and make or cause to be made and
constructed ihereon such canals, cuts, sluice-ways, dikes and other works as
may ii the judgment of the said Trustees, or their successors, le necessary
and needful for -the drainage or reclamation of any of the lands granted to
the State of Florida by Act of Congress approved Sept. 28, 1850, and to take
from the said lands hereby conveyed and to use such gravel, stone or earth
as may, in the judgment of the i.t Trustees, or their successors, be necessary


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to use in the making and construction of said canals, cuts, sluice-ways, dikes
and other works upon the said lands for the purpose aforesaid."
Signed and sealed:
N. B. BROWARD, Governor.
A. C. CROOM, Comptroller.
W. V. KNOTT, Treasurer.
W. H. ELIS, Attorney-General.
B. E. McLIN, Commissioner of
Agriculture.
"Seal Dept. Agr."
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P. A. VANS AGNEw, Bachelor,
of Osceola County, Florida,
To
N. P. BRYAN,
of Duval County, Florida.


Deed. 1926.
Dated Dec. 16, 1908.
Filed Jan. 22, 1909.
Book 24, page 104.
Consideration, $100.00 and other val-
uable considerations.


Grahts, bargains, sells and conveys:
An undivided one-half interest in and to the lands described in said
"Schedule A" and other lands.
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P. A. VANS AGNEw, Bachelor,
of Osceola County, Florida,
AND
N. P. BRYAN AND WIFE. JULIA S.,
of Duval County, Florida.
To
THE UNITED LAND COMPANY,
a Corporation, Laws of Florida.


Mortgage.
Dated Dec. 16, 1908.
Filed Dec. 23, 1908.
Mortgage Book 5, i -.:- 297.
Consideration, $27,' 11.1 0l1.


Encumbers lands described in said "Schedule A" and other lands.

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THE UNITED LAND COMPANY,
a Corporation, Laws of Florida,
To
P. A. VANS AGNEW,
of Osceola County; Florida.
AND
N. P. BRYAN,
of Duval County, Florida.


Assignment of Mortgage.
Dated Feb. 12, 1909.
Filed March 9, 1909.
Mortgage and Lien Assignment
Book (2), page 106.
Consideration, $15,000.00.


Assigns and transfers unto P. A. Vans Agnew and to N. P. Bryan an
undivided six-elevenths interest in said mortgage executed by them, being
entry No. 6 hereof.
8


THE UNITED LAND COMPANY,
a Corporation, Laws of Florida,
To
P. A. VANS AGNEW,
of Osceola County, Florida,
AND
N. P. BRYAN,
of Duval County, Florida.


Assignment of Mortgage.
Dated Dec. 21, 1909.
Filed May 3, 1910.
.ortI.L--. and Lien Assignment
Book (2), page 118.
Consideration, $12,500.00.


Assigns and transfers unto P. A. Vans Agnew and N. P. Bryan, their
representatives and a "i-n'. the ir. 11i iiih.. 5/11 interest in said mortgage here-
tofore described.at ., t, i'.. 6, -iil 11 its right, title and interest in and to
the whole of said mortgage and the debt secured thereby with all the rights,
conditions and covenants contained therein.


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P. A. VANs AGNEW
AND
N. P. BRYAN
WITH
'I'i"r [':i,,irtil\ EVERGL.ADES LAND Co.


\gr mlent.
I in I i, 31, 1909.
Filed Jan. 17, 1910.
Miscl. Book 1- page 623.


RtLit, debt of $27,500.00 by Vans .'\,n..n and N P. Bryan to United
Land Company and in..rt. ,:c to secure .:rlTn illortg.a Book 5, page 297,
Let C.,ili Records; th it \ .1 Agnew an.il l:r .n :il hi, wife, on February
6, 19ii', .... veyed to J. M. Barrs the lands described in said mortgage, and
said Barrs assumed and agreed to pay said mortgage; that Barrs on March&
1, 1909, conveyed said lands to The Florida Everglades Land Company and
said Company assumed and agreed to pay said mortgage; that the said note
secured by said mortgage is now unpaid; agrees to extension of payments
on said note, last payment to be due on May 1, 1910.


10


P. A. VANS AGNEW,
of Kissinmmee, Florida,
TO
N. P. BRYAN,
of ia. c,,,. .i!,.. Florida.


Power of Attorney.
Dated Dec. 31, 1909.
Filed '.I 3, 1910.
Deed Book 16, page 413.


There having been no recorded exercise of this Power, its terms are
omitted herefrom.


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P. A. VANS AGNEW,
of Kissinmmee, I I,, ./,i.
AND
N. P. BRYAN,
of Jacksonville, Florida,
To
THE BARNETT NATIONAL BANK
OF JACKSONVILLE.


..--icnfi.. irt of Mortgage.
Dated Dec. 31, 1909.
Filed May 3, 1910.
Mortgage and Lien Assignment
Book (2), page 116.
Consideration, $27,500.00.


Assigns and transfers unto said Barnett National Bank the mortgage
described at entry No. 6, together with the note secured thereby and all the
right, title and interest of said Vans Agnew and Bryan in and to said mort-
gage and note, ii l',liti. the contract dated December 31, 1909, between the
assignors and TI,. il-I.rll.i Everglades Land Company.


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THE BARNETT NATIONAL BANK
OF JACKSONVILLE
TO
(WHOM IT MAY CONCERN).


Satisfaction of Mortgage.
Dated April 30, 1910.
Filed 31 .1 3, 1910.
Satisfaction of Mortgage
Book 1, page 345.


Acknowledges receipt of full and complete payment of the note and
other indebtedness secured by mortgage dated December 16, 1908, made by
P. A. Vans Agnew, of Osceola County, Florida, and N. P. Bryan and wife,
of Duval County. Florida, to The United Land Company, and recorded in
MT.ie....- P..'..k 5, page 297, of the public records of Lee County, Florida,
:.. i Ii ,I.,t..u and indebtedness have been duly assigned to-said The Barnett
N.,,,,i.il 1'-ii,, of J .i:i, 1 ll,- and are now held by it and does hereby cancel,
satisfy and discharge said mortgage and the lien thereof.


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THE UNITED States LAND COMPANY, Quit-Claim Deed.
a Corporation, Laws of Florida, Dated March 19, 1909.
To ,Filed April 3, 1909.
P. A. VANS AGNEW, Book 24, page 156.
of Osceola County, Florida, Consideration, $1.00 and other valu-
AND able considerations.
N. P. BRYAN,
of Duval County, Florida.
Quit-claims:
All right, title and interest, if any there be, vested in the said party of
the first part in and to those certain lands situated in Lee County, Florida,
and more particularly ,rdic-i-fhel in a certain deed from the Trustees of the
Internal Improvement Fund of the State of Florida to the said P. A. Vans
Agnew, one of the second parties, dated December 15, 1908, and recorded
among the public records of said Lee County, Florida, in Deed Book 24,
page 85. 1
Subject to the mortgage given by said P. A. Vans Agnew and N. P.
Bryan to said Land Company for $27,500, dated December 16, 1908, and re-
corded in Lee County, Florida, in Mortgage Book 5, page 297, and without
in any way affecting the title or rights of said Land Company under said
mortgage.
Signed by The United Land Company, by Frederic L. Huidekoper,
1st Vice-President
Corporate seal.
Attest,. Secretary.
Acknowledged.


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P. A. VANS AGNEW, Bachelor, Warranty Deed.
of Osceola County, Florida, Dated Feb. 6, 1909.
NATHAN P. BRYAN AND WIFE, Filed March 9, 1909.
JULIA S., Pook 24, page 135.
of Duval County, Florida, 'Consideration, $5,000.00.
TO
J. M. B-ARRS,
of Duval County, Florida.

Grants, bargains, sells and cor, ':. s:
All the lands described in said "Schedule A" hereof and other lands.
Subject to the mortgage described at entry No. 6 hereof.
Subject to the reservation in the deed from the Trustees of the Internal
Improvement Fund as set forth at entry No. 4 hereof.


15

J. M. BARRS, Si;al,'. Mortgage.
of Duval County, IF ...,:',1, Dated Feb. 6, 1909.
To Filed March 9, 1909.
P A V\'..N- ,,t:F I'. .itcnra Le P.,.:.k 5. -ip-e 307
f O..<...aJ C..uiil.. Fl,.. idan. 1. 1,niL.ir.rtio, i. $29.222 29

N.Til\N P Rrc. 'N.
,' ii-i.,;ln Cou t, cr. i In.lu. r
Encumber- Law-14 di-cril).dt in ~a.l, "S',:he.dule .'" and other land_.


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P. A. VANs AcGNW,
of Kissimmee, Florida,
AND
N. P. IYAN,
of Jr, t' ..,,:.,.,. Florida,
To
W. K. JEwETr
AND
\\f Coro Sri A. OTIS,
of Colorado Springs, Colorado.


--ik rnil nt of Mortgage.
I i .,I 1,,: 31, 1909.
I ,.lI J.iii 17, 1910.
,\ -1 *nl lt of M.l rti.lg
i ...,I. 2, page 113.
(,,.II .i, r..ti,..n, $31,484.36.


Assigns and transfers that mortgage described at entry 15 hereof,
t,-l, thi.r with the note and other obligations secured thereby. The assignors
covenant that they are the sole and only owners of the above note and
mortgage.


W. K. JiNWTT
AND
WILLIAM A. OTIs,
of Colorado Springs, Colorado,
TO
(WHOM IT MAY CONCERN).


Release or Satisfaction of Mortgage.
Dated Sept. 7, 1910.
Filed Sept. 14, 1910.
Satisfaction of T.'.1.irgge
Book 1, page 381.


In consideration of the payment of the debt secured thereby, releases
the mortgage made by J. M. Barrs to P. A. Vans Agncw and Nathan P.
I'. iI recorded in '.I.. r. ,., look 5, page 307, Public Records of Lee County,
M.'.I1 i.l and on December 31, 1909, ,. ;i. .1 to W. K. Jewett and William
A. Otis, which assignment is recorded in Hook 2 of Mortgage and Lien As-
iLIlIIII l.-, page 113, Lee County, Florida, Records.
Further states they are the owners and holders of the note secured by
said I.1 i .. and that said mortgage, -.... il. r with said note, is fully paid
and .- l-i. el *
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J. M. BARRS, a Widower,
of Jr. .*,. ; '. Florida,
TO
THE FLORIDA EVERGLADES LAND
COMPANY,
a Corporation, Laws of Colorado,
Authorized to do Business
Under the Laws of Florida.


Warrannt- Deed.
D ii.I :'. 1 H .:I 1, 1909.
Filed April 3, 1909.
Book 24, page 153.
Consideration, $10.00 and other valu-
able consideration.


Give, grant, bargain, sell and convoy:
All the land described in "Schedule A" hereof and other lands.
This conveyance is subject to the mortgages described at entry No. 6
and entry No. 15 hereof; also subject to the reservation in that deed from
the Trustees of the Internal Improvement Fund of the State of Florida, as
heretofore set forth at Entry No. 4.
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THE FLORIDA EVERGL.ADES LAND
COMPANY,
a Corporation, Laws of Colorado,
Authorized to do Business in
the .lto.- of Florida,
TO
J. M. BARRS,
of Jacksonville, Florida.


' ,,rl .,,-c
i ,n .l '1 ,rei 1, 1909.
filed April 20, 1909.
'...t-1 .-I Book 6, page 35.
Consideration, $40;719.42.


Encumbers:
The lands described in "Schedule A" hereof, except fractional Sec. 23,
T. 43 S., R. 34 E., and other lands.


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J. M. BARRS, ,Satisfaction of Mortgage.
of Jacksonville, Florida, Dated July 27, 1910.
To Filed July 29, 1910.
STHE FLORIDA EVERGLADES LAND Satisfaction of Mortgage
COMPANY, Book 1, page 370.
a Corporation, Laws of Colorado.
In consideration of the full payment of the principal and interest of
the notes and other indebtedness secured by mortgage dated March 1, 1909,
executed by The Florida Eiergljdes Land Company to said J. M. Barrs,
recorded in Mortgage Boo'. 0, pdAge 35 to 41, of the public records of Lee
County, hereby release and discharge the lien of said mortgage and satisfy
the same in every respect.









CERTIFICATE /
T*HE' .....
TITLE GUARANTY COMPANY '
(A Corporation Under the Laws of the State dof Fl.ril) ,
OF JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA.

DOTH CERTIFY that the foregoing and annexed ABSTRACT OF TITLF.
comprising entries one (1) to twenty (20), inclusive, .v :' ,.:'i'ile' 1 it frorn
the public records of Lee County, Florida, and from s-.ch l th. .,.,I'liVe recddl
and sources as are therein indicated, and shows:
1st. All conveyances, leases, mortgages, liens, notices of lis pendens,
judgments and decrees describing or purporting to affect the title to the lands
designated in the Schedule "A" thereof, recorded in the office of the Clerk of
the Circuit Court for said Lee County, during the period specified in said
Schedule "A," to-wit. From the earliest public records of Lee County,
Florida, to and including the 19th day of January, A. D. 1911.
2nd. All judgments and decrees, if any, for the recovery of money
from and against the several persons named in said Schedule "A," by the
names or initials as therein written, entered of record in the office of the Clerk
of the C il-iclit Co'.irt .-.f 4.i.] C,.,un't.i ;Z tlerein npecificd
3rd .All rii c.Ieni. t:\x l-s :- f ,an.I all itnp:,idl tix\ .s f-.r which said
land, arc n:' .% hjar2e. liC, tLc\CII iCc :f tj\:- X f.or the vc,:r 1911
I,..' 11IT ''ES ii HFiElOF the si.lid Cum[p ny lin cicdl tlhe-e pres-
ents to IJ: s.ipnc1 in it. ri.nnliie l itt corpor.:tc -_e.l tr. Lb hlreut ilto laih cd] tinl
19th day of Jannuary. D I loll
7)GLIU.RA rNTY -.C PAy,.


Pr szdent










CERTIFICATE
T'H
TITLE T.UA.RANTY COMPANY
(A Corporatiin U'nlicr the Laws of the State of Florida)
OF JACKSONVILLE, Fl O IDA..

S DOTH CERTIFY that it has examined the records of the Circuit and
I District Court- of the United States of America, at Jacksonville, Florida, and
that there -ire no unsatisfied judgments, po proceedings in bankruptcy and
no pennirig suit of record in the office of the Clerk of said Courts against
i the frllI- Minc n:iitIe persons, to-wit:
The Unrited Land Company,
N P Bry:in I or Nathan P. Bryan),
J mI PB.rr-, .or John M. Barrs),
P. A. Vans Agnew,
The Fliridl: E'.'rgl..dtes Land Company.
I.'r il I I.'.'lSS II RI:)OP, the said Company has caused these pres-
ciiie to It. 1,in.1I in IT- name and its corporate seal to be hereunto affix d this
i" h day ,f Janu.wi,, ., D. 1911.
IT (.ARANT CO P. Y,


Pr.... ent


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ABSTRACTS OF TITLE
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TITLE INSURANCE
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IN THE COUNTY OF PALM BEACH AND


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STATE OF FLORIDA


ABSTRACT OF TITLE TO

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ACT OF CONGRESS OF THE UNITED STATES.
(Approved September 28, 1850)

Chapter LXXXIV. An Act to enable the State of Arkansas
and other states to reclaim the "Swamp Lands" within their limits.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
of the Unite.i States of America in Congress Assembled, That to en-
able the State of Arkansas to construct the necessary levees and
drains to reclaim the swamp and overflowed lands therein, the whole
of those swamp ard overflowed lands, made unfit thereby for cultiva-
tion, which shall remain unsold at the passage of this Act, shall
be, and the same are hereby granted to said State.

Sec. 2. And be it further enacted, That it shall be the
duty of the Secretary of the Interior as soon as may be practicable
after the passage of this act, to make out an accurate list and
plats of the lands described as aforesaid, and transmit the same to
the Governor of the State of Arkansas, and, at the request of said
Governor, cause a patent to be issued to the State therefore; and on
that patent, the fee simple to said lands shall vest in the said
State of Arkansas, subject to the disposal of the Legislature there-
of: Provided, however, T.at the proceeds of said lands, whether from
sale or by direct appropriation in kind, shall be applied exclusive-
ly, as far as necessary, to the purpose of reclaiming said lands by
means of the levees and drains aforesaid.

Sec. 3. And be it further enacted, That in making out a
list and plats of the land aforesaid, all legal subdivisions, the
greater part of which is "wet and unfit for cultivation," shall be
included in said list and plats: but when the greaterpart of a.sub-
division is not of that character, the whole of it shall be excluded
therefrom.
Sec. 4. And be it further enacted, That the provisions
-f this Act be extended to, and their benefits be conferred upon,
each of the other States of the Union in which such swamp and over-
flowed lands, known and designated as aforesaid may be situated.

Approved September 28, 1850. .United States Statutes at
Large, Vol. 9, pages 519 and 520.



ACT OF THE GEITEPRAL ASSE..BLY OF THE STATE OF .I'LORIDA.
Chap. 610 Acts of 1855.

An Act to provide for and encourage a liberal system of
Internal Improvements in this State.

The ea: The Constitution of this -tate declared "That a
liberal system cf TI'e,-nal Impro':emnts, bein7 essential to the de-
welopment of the resources of the Country, shall be encouraged by
the Go"ern-nent of this State, and it shall be the duty of the Gen-
eral Assembly, as s.,on as practi -able, to ascert in by law, proper
objects of irnir-overment in relation to r:ads, canals and navigable
streams, a--d to pro-'ide for a suitable application of such funds as
may be appropriated fcr such irnpro.vei!ents," Therefore,--

Section 1. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Rep-
resentatives -f the State of Florida in Jeneral Assembly -onvened,
That so much of the five hundred *hou-a,,d aci-re of land granted to
this State for In-e.nal Irpro-o-ement purposes s b.' an art of Congress
passed the third da, of March, A. D. 1345, as rer ain unsold, and the


















rocae~:1 of the sale of such of said. lands heretofore sold as
..:. rsreain -n hand and unappropriated, r:.: all proceeds that may
hereafter accrue !rom the sales of.sai:. lanvs; also all the swamp
land -r 1:. As :-ubject to overflow, -.>-.ter. to this State by an
act of Ccngress approved September 28, 175.;, together with
all the proceeds that have accrued cr !.':.:, hereafter accrue to the
State from the sale of said lands, are hereby set apart and de-
clared. a -".i.itinct and separate furd to be callC. the Internal Im-
prove `ent Fu,"' of the State of Florida, a.nd are to be strictly
applied according to the provision of this act.

Section. 2. Ee it further ensa.ted, That for the purpose
of assuring a proper application of said funds for the purposes
herein declared, said l9:i-ds aid all fu.;.:is arising from the sale
thereof, after paying t' ns; e sary expenses of selections,
f.v a .e entt .:. sale, are hereby irre-ocably vested in five
truiist ees, In the -'overn:.r -f thi .tate, the Comptroller
.f I'.bli -.,c.u. -:', the ist te Tre:-!-:rer, th Att.rney General
?rnd the 'registe' of S'tate La:n:l ., a'i. heir .'cee--sors in office,
to. hold tle .an.e in trust f:', t! e '.s-s ani ]:urpo.ses hereinafter
r o-: :id e d wi -h h-. [:oer to sell ai-.n trn-fer same and invest
t[i; ,utrplu i.- : !je.is arising tnerefror.I fro,,n ti.--e to time.

SDcion 1.,n Be it further enacted, That the Trustees
c l tlh -nternoal I':n:rovemnt FD'.ni .-hall l heri'after fix the price
'r the .i.blic la-nd included in t"'- t1ruo.t, having -' due regard to
t.L--ir 3at i:.n alue f'.r ericuI t r,' i:ri :,s r on account
:f ti r.?r i, --ci : l to*r- 3, mnl .- nr '-, I .--h :,-'.. g,,--i ts f r the
':f t'e .' .-,- .,- o 1 :'i .'--d la as in '.heir judgment
: 1:. m:.t L .-anta eo:.u.s to the int:e. r- .l Imprroviem-nt Fund and
the 1- ttl:..-ent and culti-.-ati of t.e land, and the Tru3tees
t,ha:ll Z- *c.:a e settled nt and .'ult i .-tio of 3aid lands by
aillo.cing *r:-er.-:i. ti: c '-.dei c: ul ru 'lL s. e nationsns as they
may :le-m -1.l i"abile; pi o .'i '-i that in n: c za:e shall a pre-emption
for .or than o.:e see .ion Cot lani be granted to a'ny' one settler.

'.sds. the !-.:h'.1 o;' Rel pre?:-eri tative-3 e.-ce.iber 29, 1854.
-'--? tie S? .:e .JAu.L y ', 1:55. -proved by T-he Governor
Janurv D, 1955. I inororat d iL th general l Statutes of
Florida, ad-.pte-i in- 1I as Secticns 61C., .Z17 and 620.

Revised Act oI 1855, Fl:.ri: -. L--- i lature (Section 617,
Ge.e -al StattLts of Flor:da)
***** "':',-, "- purpose o1' assuriirig -.:e proper application of
said fu : f;r the p r.pose he, Iin declare..1, a i lands and all
the finds ari.irg fr,:,-: the sale -here,,f, aft,-r p?.ynj the
necessary e:-:pens.e f sele.?ti:.n, man- age.-.-nt and sale, are irre-
vo:ably '. e .ted in fi.rp T`rustees, to wit: in the Governor of
the State, th. Co- ptr 11er, the :,tate Tr a-:urer', the Attorney
General and the Coimis i oner of ,'.gn'il~ !t-re. ani their successors
in ofF'ice, :' hld the -ae in: trust for ':ih ea and purposes
herein-ifter providedd, with '-he power to sell and transfer said
lands.

C.,mnrisisioner of Agriculture of the State of Florida is
the C ,Etadian of th.- Patents to the Everglades, 'Sec- ion 156
General Statules of Florida)

"He (the C *.nmiiss'iner of .griculture) shall have custody
of all the records, survey's, -ls.ts, r.sips, fi-l notes, patents,
and all ot; er evidence touching the title and description of the
public domain."












CHAPTER 5970, LAWS OF 1909 OF THE STATE OF FLORIDA.
Approved April 30, 1909.

AN ACT Providing for the creation of Palm Beach County, in
the State of Florida, and for the organization and government
thereof.

Section 1. Provides for the creation of the County of Palm
Beach to exist from and alter July slt, 1909, That such County?
shall comprise and include all that territory of the County of
Dade as heretofore existing, which lies North of the following
boundary line: Beginning at a point on the eastern boundary of
the S'ate of Florida, where the South line of Section 18, Town-
ship 49, South of Range 43 Bast if produced, would intersect the
same and from the said point of intersection on the said eastern
boundary of said State run West on the Southern boundary of Sec-
tion 18, Township 49 Scath of Range 43 East, and thence continuing
West on the South boundaries of Sections 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, and 18
of Township 49 South of Range 42 Bast, and thence following the
said line produced West to the Western boundary line of the County
of Dade, as heretofore existing.

Section 8. Provides that all actions and proceedings in Dade
County, in the Circuit Court, County Court or any other Court, or
before any officer or board of said County, on July 1, 1909, where-
of any Court, officer or board of Palm Beach County would have had
jurisdiction if said County had been in existence when such action
was instituted, shall be transferred to the officer or Board of
Palm Beach County having jurisdiction of such matters, and that all
pleadings, papers and documents pertaining to any such action
etc., shall be delivered to the proper officer of Palm Beach county.

Sections 9 and 11. Provide that the Clerk of the Circuit
Court, and the County Judge of Palm Beach County, shall procure, as
the County Commissioners may direct, a transcript of all matters of
record, and any and all papers or documents in the office of the
Clerk of the Circuit Court, and the County Judge of Dade County,
which may affect the interests of Palm Beach County, which tran-
scriptions shall be of the same force and effect as the original
records.

Section 18. Provides that *All redemptions of lands lying in
Palm Beach County which shall have been certified or sold for taxes
prior to the first day of July, 1909, whether certified or sold to
the State or individuals, shall be made through the Clerk of the
Ciouit Court of Dade County.,

Chapter 7953, Laws of Florida, 1919 approved June 9, 1919,
amends Section 18, Chapter 5970, Laws of Florida, 1909 and pro-
vides:
That the Clerk ofths Circuit Court of Dade County shall de-
liver to the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Palm Beach County the
certificates of all lands lying in Palm Beach County which shall
have been certified to the State of Florida for unpaid taxes of
each year prior to and including the year A. D. 1907, taking in
lieu thereof a receipt signed by the Clerk of the Circuit Court
of Palm Beach County, and filing a duplicate thereof with the Comp-
troller of the State of Florida; and thereafter the purchase or
redemption of all certificates embracing lands lying in Palm Beach
County whether certified to the State or to individuals shall be
made at the office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Palm Beach
County, Florida.


















Dated August 29, 1914


W. A. MoRae, Commissioner
of Agriculture of the
State of Florida.


Filed September 4, 1914 and

Recorded in Deed Book 60,

Page 402, Palm Beach County

Records.


Certifies that as such oftfier he is the legal
Custodian of the Records of deeds and papers pertaining
to the public lands of said State, and of all patents
and approved lists issued by the-United States of America
to the State of Florida for all lands granted to the
State under the several Acts of Congress.

Further certifies that the following described
lands were patented to the State of Florida by the United
States of America under Act of Congress of September 28th,
18501


Sec. Twp. S. Rge. E.

All 27 44 36
in Patent No. 137, Gainesville District, bearing date of
April 29, 1903.









"And I further certify that the sixteenth (16) Sections
inured to the State of Florida as School Lands proper, under
Act of Congress of March the 3rd, 1845."

Signed: W. A. McRae, Commissioner of Agriculture
of the State of Florida.


Florida.


Seal of Department of Agriculture of the State of


CERTIFICATE











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NOTICE OF LIS PENDENS Dated May 13, 1907
Filed May 14, 1907
THE UNITED LAND COMPANY, Recorded in Lis Pendens
Docket "A", page 140,
Vs. Dade County Records.

N. B. BROWARD, et al.
Trustees of the Internal
Improvement Fund of the
State of Florida.

*Notice is hereby given to all whom it may concern that
the United Land Company has instituted suit in the Circuit Court
in and for Dade County, State of Florida, against N. B. Broward,
et al in a suit involving certain property situated in the County
of Dade, State of Florida, more particularly described as follows:

All of the odd numbered Sections in Township 44 South
of Range 36 East (also other Townships and Ranges)

Relief is sought as to said described property by Bill
of Complaint.

Signed in name of The United Land Company by P. A.
Vans Agnew, and Bryan and Bryan, its Attorneys.
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DISMISSAL Dated January 18, 1909
Filed January 19, 1909
THE UNITED LAND COMPANY Recorded in Circuit Court
Minutes No. 6, page 348,
Vs. Dade County Records.

N. B. BROWARD, as Governor,
et al.

"In the Circuit Court, Dade County, Florida."

"This cause coming on to be heard, and it appearing to
the Court that a settlement has been effected between the Com-
plainant and the Trustees of the Internal Improvement Fund, and
it further appearing that Counsel for the respective parties have
consented that said cause be dismissed.

Therefore, it is ordered, adjudged and decreed that the
Bill in the above styled suit be and the same is hereby dismissed
at the cost of the Complainant.

Done and Ordered at Chambers at Titusville, Florida,
this 18th day of January, A. D. 1909.


Signed: Minor S. Jones, Judge.'


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k.


POWER OF ATTORNEY

THE UNITED LAND COMPANY,
a Corporation of Florida,

To


Dated November 10, 1905
Filed February 4, 1909
Recorded in Deed Book 27,
page 355, Dade County
Records.


P. A. VANS AGNEW.


Constitutes and appoints P. A. Vans Agnew, its Attorney
in fact, for it and in its stead, to adjust, settle or compromise
its claim now pending against the Trustees of the Internal Improve-
ment Fund of the State of Florida for.certain lands belonging to
said Fund in said State aggregating 347,000 acres, more or less,
due and owing by the said Trustees to it the said The United Land
Company, and to receive from the said Trustees either monies or
lands in such amount as may be so agreed upoiqin full settlement
of said claim, and to give an effectual receipt and discharge for
the same, and in its name, and as its act and deed, to sign, seal,
acknowledge and deliver to said Trustees such quit-claim deed to
said lands as may be necessary in the premises, and generally to
act as its Attorney-in-fact in relation to the premises, and in
its behalf to execute such instruments, and to do all such acts
and things as fully and effectually in all respects as it could
do if itself present. And it hereby for itself and its successors,
ratifies and confirms whatsoever its said attorney in fact may do
by virtue of these presents.

"In Witness Whereof, the said The United Land Company
hath caused these presents to be executed by its President and its
corporate seal to be hereunto affixed under the authority of its
Board of Directors this 10th day of November A. D. 1905,"


(Corp. Seal)


Signed:: The United Land Company,
-, By F. W. Huidekoper, President
Attest: C. W. Ward, Secretary


Signed, sealed and delivered in presence of two
witnesses.

Acknowledged November 10, 1905 by President before a
Notary Public, City of Washington, D. C. (N. P. Seal)

Recites that F. W. Huldekoper personally appeared before
the officer and is well known to said officer to be the individual
described in and who executed he foregoing Power of Attorney from
The United Land Company to P. A. Vans Agnew, and acknowledged be-
fore said officer that he executed the said instrument as the Pres-
ident of the said corporation, and affixed the corporate seal of
said corporation thereto by due corporate authority, and that the
instrument is the free act and deed of the said corporation.












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WARRANTY DEED Dated December 14, 1908
Filed February 4, 1909
THE UNITED LAND COMPANY Recorded in Deed Book 27,
a Florida Corporation, by page 356, Dade County
P. A. Vans Agnew, its Attor- Records.
ney in fact,by duly executed Consideration $1.00 and
Power of Attorney under date an adjustment and settlement
of November 10, 1905, of certain claims of the said
grantor against the said grantee
To now in litigation in the Circuit
Court of the 7th Judicial Cir-
TRUSTEES OF THE INTERNAL IM- cult of the State of Florida in
PROVEMENT FUND OF THE STATE and for Dade County, involving
OF FLORIDA. 347.000 acres of land, more or
less, as therein described and
referred to.

Has granted, bargained and sold to the said party of the
second part, their successors and assigns, all the odd numbered
sections and fractional parts of Sections situated in the follow-
ing described unsurveyed townships and ranges, lying and being in
the Counties of Dade and Lee in the State of Florida, to-wit:

Township 44 South of Range 36 East (also other town-
ships and ranges) aggregating 347.000 acres of land, more or less.

The said first party hereby warrants the title to the
said land as against himself, The United Land Company, the Atlantic
and Gulf Coast Canal and Okeechobee Land Company, a corporation of
:Florida, and particularly against the judgment recovered in the
IUnited States Court in and for the Southern District of Florida, in
the case of John J. Dunn vs. Atlantic and Guld Coast Canal and Okee-
chobee Land Company for the sum of $15,218.62, January 11, 1901 and
recorded in Judgment Record of said Court, page 172, and will defend
the same against the lawful claims of all persons whomsoever claim-
ing or to claim the same by virtue of said title or after acquired
title thereto by the grantor or its predecessor in title above
enumerated.
"In Witness Whereof, the party of the first part, by its
said Attorney in fact, has hereunto subscribed its name and caused
its corporate seal to hereunto affixed."
Signed: The United Land Company,
By P. A. Vans Agnew (Seal)
(Corp. Seal) Its Attorney in fact.

Signed, sealed and delivered in presence of two witnesses.
Acknowledged December 14, 1208 by Attorney in fact before
a Notary Public, -County, Florida. (N.P. Seal)

Recites that P. A. Vans Agnew, as Attorney in fact for
the United Land Company, a Florida Corpcraticn, personal. appear-
ed before the officer and is well kn;wn t. said officer to be the
individual described in and wh; executed the foregoing deed, and
acknowledged that he executed the said Instrument in accordance
with the pjwer. vested in him as Att:rne in fact by virtue of a
duly executed Power of Attorney for said purpose executed by the
said United Land Company under its corporate seal, and that said
deed is executed on behalf of said United Land Company for the pur-
poses and considerations therein expressed in order that the same
may be admitted to record according to law.








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NOTICE OF LIS PENDENS Dated July 25, 1912
Filed July 86 1918
TAMPA AND JACKSONVILLE Recorded in Li Pendens
RAILWAY COMPANY, Docket 1, page 50, Palm
Beach County Records.
Vs.

TRUSTEES OF THE INTERNAL
IMPROVEMENT FUND OF THE
STATE OF FLORIDA.

Gives notice that on July 25, 1912, a Bill in Chancery
was filed in the United States District Court for the Southern
District of Florida on behalf of Tampa and Jacksonville Railway
Company against the Trustees of the Internal Improvement Fund of
the State of Florida, and the purpose of said suit is to compel
said Trustees to convey to said Railway Company 250,000 acres of
land to be selected from the 1,432,329,16 acres of land, title to
which now stands in said Trustees, the said lands being all the
lands of said Trustees in the Counties of Dade, Palm Beach, St.
Lucie, Osceola, DeSoto, Lee and Monroe.


10
ORDER PERMITTING WITHDRAWAL Dated November 5, 1912
Filed July 18, 1916 and
TAMPA & JACKSONVILLE RAIL- Recorded in Lie Pendens
WAY COMPANY, Docket No. 1, page 225,
Palm Beach County Records.
Vs. Also recorded in Foreign
Judgment Record 1, page 225,
TRUSTEES OF THE INTERNAL Palm Beach County Records.
IMPROVEMENT FUND OF THE
STATE OF FLORIDA.

Recites that the Bill filed in said cause having been
dismissed for want of jurisdiction, and Counsel for Complainant
having requested the Court to withdraw from the files Exhibit *A*
attached to said Bill, said request is granted and A. F. Odlin,
Esquire, one of the Solicitors for Complainant, is allowed to with-
draw Exhibit "A" upon giving to the Clerk of the Court a proper
receipt for same.

Signed: John M. Cheney,
Judge U. S. District Court.
Attached is receipt of Arthur F. Odlin, one of the Solic-
itors for Complainant, for said Exhibit "A#.

Attached is certificate of Edwin R. Williams, Clerk of
the United States District Court in and for the Southern District
of Florida, that said order is a true and correct copy of the orig-
inal order dated November 5, 1912 and that said original order is
now on file in his office and a part of the records of said Court.

Cerificate dated July 10, 1916. (U.S. Dist. Court Seal)













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NOTICE OF LIS PENDENS Dated January 17 1913
Filed April 11, 1914
TAMPA AND JACKSONVILLE Recorded in Lis Pendens
RAILWAY COMPANY, Docket 1, page 95, Palm
Complainant, Beach County Records.

Va.

TRUSTEES OF THE INTERNAL
IMPROVEMENT FUND OF THE
STATE OF FLORIDA.
Defendants.

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF DeSOTO COUNTY, STATE OF FLORIDA:

Notice of suit in the above entitled cause to enforce a
contract whereby said defendants are legally bound to convey to
said Complainant 250,000 acres of land, to be taken from a body of
land aggregating 1,432,329.16 acres, now standing in the name of
said defendants, which lands are specifically set forth in Bill of
Complaint. Among said lands so involved in this suit are certain
lands in Palm Beach County, Florida, described as follows: All
the lands owned by said Trustees of said Internal Improvement Fund
in the Township known as:

All of Section 27, in Township 44 South of Range 36
East, (and other lands).






The total area of said lands in Palm Beach County,
Florida, in said Townships above designated being 377,366.23
acres.







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CERTIFICATE FROM SUPREME
COURT.

TAMPA AND JACKSONVILLE
RAILWAY COMPANY, a corpor-
ation,
Appellant,

VT.

SIDNEY J. CATTS, Governor,
BRNBST AMOS, Comptroller,
1. 0. LUNING, State Treasurer,
VAN C. SWEARINGEN, Attorney
General, W. A. McRAE, Commis-
sioner of Agri., Trustees of
Internal Improvement Fund of
State of Florida,
Appellees.


Dated July 1, 1920
Filed July 3, 1920
Recorded in Assignment
and Satisfaction of
Judgments No. 1, page 167,
Palm Beach County Records.


Recites: I hereby certify that a certified transcript of
the record in the above style cause from the Clerk of Circuit
Court of DeSoto County, Florida shows that the Amended Bill of
complaintt in this said cause was filed in Circuit Court of DeSoto
County on October 18, 1918, the effect of which was to recover
by the Appellant from the Appellee 280,000 acres of land in the
verglades by virtue of the provisions in Chapter 4475 of the Acts
of 1895 Laws of Florida. A Notice of Lis Pendens having been
filed with the original bill of complaint January 17, 1913.

On November 2, 1918, Appellees entered their demurrer to
;he Amended Bill of Complaint herein and on January 18, 1919
kppellees filed their Amended Petition in this said cause to
cancel and reform the said Notice of Lis Pendens.

On December 19, 1918 the Judge of the Circuit Court in
ind for DeSoto County, Florida, entered his order sustaining the
Demurrer of the Appellees to the Amended Bill herein and on
larch 8, 1919 the Judge of said Court entered his order granting
he Amended Petition of the Appellees to cancel his Notice of
is Pendens herein from both of which said orders appeal was
;aken to Supreme Court of Florida April 18, 1919.

On the llth day of March A. D. 1920 the Supreme Court
f Florida filed its opinion in this said cause sustaining the
order of the Judge of the Circuit Court in and of DeSoto County,
llorida, and further ordering that the Bill of Complaint be
dismissed. An application for re-hearing having been denied on
;he 17th day of April ,A. D. 1920 no further proceedings have
leen taken in this cause.

"Witness my hand and the seal of said Supreme Court this
fst day of July, A. D. 1920"

Signed: G. T. Whitfield,
Clerk Supreme Court, State of Florida.
Supreme Ct. Seal)


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13

ORDER OF DISMISSAL Dated January 24, 1921
Filed February 5, 1921
TAMPA & JACKSONVILLE Recorded in Assignment
RAILWAY COMPANY, a and Satisfaction of Judg-
Corporation, ments, Book 1, page 18
Palm Beaoh County Records.


SIDNEY J. CATTS,
ERNEST AMOS,
J. C. LURINGG,
VAN C. SWEARINGEN
W. A. MoRAE, as
Trustees of Internal
SImprovement Fund of
Florida.

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT, IN AND FOR DE SOTO COUNTY, FLORIDA.

Recites: This cause coming on this day to be heard upon
the motion of the defendants to dismiss the Bill of Complaint here-
in, pursuant to the Mandate of the Supreme Court of the State of
Florida, filed herein on the 19th day of April, A. D. 1920, due
notice having been given to the complainant herein, and the court
finding that the equities are with the defendants, and that the com.
plainant is not entitled to relief; and the court being advised
in the premises,

It is ordered, adjudged and decreed that the Bill of
Complaint herein, be and the same is hereby dismissed at the com-
plainant's cost.

Done and ordered at Arcadia, Florida.

Signed; Geo.W. ihitehurst,
Judge.
Attached, dated January 31, 1921 is certificate of A.
L. Durrance, Clerk of the Circuit Court in and for De Soto County,
Florida, that the above and foregoing is a true and correct trans-
cript of the original as the same appears in record in Circuit
Court Minute Book Book, De Soto County Records.

Signed: A. L. Durrance,
Clerk Ct. Ct.
By M. A. Moye,
D.C.


(Ct. Ct. Seal)


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14
IIN THE DISTRICT COURT TOF THE UNITED STATES, IN AND FOR
THE SOUTHERIJ DISTRICT OF FLORIDA.

TAMPA AITD JACKSONVILLE ) ORDER
RAILWAY COMPANY, )
Complainants
Dated June 12, 1918
Vs. ) Filed June 12, 1923
S) Recorded in Asst. & Satis.
ALBERT T. GILCHRIST, -t al. of Judgment Record 1 page 263
'Defendants. ) Palm Beach County Records.

.ecites: This cause coming on to be heard upon motion of
'Sdney J. Catts, et al as Trustees of the Internal Improvement Fund
of the State of Florida, successors in office to Albert W. Gilchrist
,et al, defendants herein, to dismiss the bill of complaint, and it
appearing that a copy of the said mention has been duly and regular-
ly served upon the attorneys for the complainants and service there-
of accepted, it is, upon consideration, ordered, adjudged and de-
creed that the bill of complaint as filed herein be and the same
is hereby disnjissed at the cost of the complainants.

Signed: Rhydon M. Call,
Judge United States District
Court, Southern District of
Florida.

Attached is ce~tific-te of Edwin R.Williams, Clerk of the
District Couir of the United States, in and for the Southern
District of Florida, dated June 5, 1923, that the foregoing is a
true and correct copy of and Order dismissing bill in the case of
Tampa and Jacksonville Railway Company, Complainants, vs. Albert
,W. Gilchrist, et al, defendants as the same appears among the
Records and files of said court, recorded in Equity Journal #2
on page 111.

Signed: Edwin R. Williams,
Clerk.

(U. S. District
Court Seal)







Jlb

15



TRUSTEES DEED Dated April 18, 1914
Filed May 12, 1914
TRUSTEES OF THE INTERNAL Recorded in Deed Book 58
IMPROVEMENT FUND OF THE Page 444 Palm Beach County
STATE OF FLORIDA, under Records.
the provisions of Section 617 Consideration: 420.00 per acre.
of the General Statutes of
the State of Florida.

TO

THOMAS E. WILL

Grant, bargain, sell and convey unto the said Thomas E.
Will and his heirs and assigns forever, the following described
land, to-wit:

The south half of southwest quarter of northeast quarter
of south half of southeast quarter of northwest quarter, north half
of northwest quarter of southeast quarter and north half of north-
east quarter of southwest quarter, all in section 27 Township 44
south of Range 36 East, containing 80 acres, and lying and being
in the county of Palm Beach in said State of Florida;

To Have and to Hold the above granted and described prem-
ises unto the said Thomas E. Will and his heirs and assigns forever

Saving and Reserving unto the said the Trustees of the
Internal Improvement Fund of the State of Florida, and their suc-
cessors the right at any time to enter upon said the said lands and
make or cause to me made and constructed thereon such canals, cuts,
sluice-ways, dikes and other works asmay in the judgment of the
said Trustees or their successors be necessary and needful for the
drainage or reclamation of any of the lands granted to the State of
Florida by Act of Congress approved September 28, 1859 and to take
from the said lands hereby conveyed and to use such gravel stone
or earth as may in the judgment of the said Trustees or their suc-
cessors be necessary to use in the making and construction of said
canals, cuts, sluice-ways, dikes and other works upon said lands for
the purposes aforesaid.

And Further Saving and Reserving unto the said the Trus-
tees of the Internal Improvement Fund of the State.Of Florida, the
right to the exclusive possession, occupation, use and enjoyment of
a strip of land running across the above described premises 130
feet on each side of the center line of any canal, cut sluice-way
or dike that may be made and constructed on said land by the said
Trustees of the said Internal Improvement Fund of the State of Flor-
or their successors for the purposes aforesaid and the exclusive
right to take, use, sell, dispose of and enjoy,:any timber, earth,
stone, rook or gravel lying in or upon said strip of land,

And further Saving and Reserving unto the said the Trus-
tees of the Internal Improvement Fund of Florida, and their suo-
essors an undivided three fourths interest in and title in and to
undivided three fourths interest in all the phosphate, minerals
nd metals that are or may be in on or under the said above des-
rribed lands with the privilege and right to mine and develop the
same