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Ord #7

AN ORDINANCE ANNEXING CERTAIN TERRITORY TO THE INCORPORATED TOHN OF JOHNSON, ARKANSAS BE IT ORDAINED, BY THE TOl-IN COUNCIL OF THE INCORPORATED TOHN OF JOHNSON, ARKANSAS:


Section l. That Where as , on the 25th day of Feb 1965 there was presented to the County Court of Hashington County, Arkansas, a proper petition asking that certain real estate adjacent to the Incorporated Town of Johnson, Arkansas, be annexed to the Incorporated Town of Johnson, Arkansas. The said real estate in the petition being described as follows, to-wit:

 


The South half of the Southeast quarter of Section twenty-two (22) except a tract described as beginning at a point ten hundred eighty six (1086) feet North and fourteen hundred forty two (1442) feet West of the Southeast corner of  Section twenty-two (22), and running thence North 22° 55' West one hundred five (105 feet; thence South 69° 05' West two hundred seven and four tenths, (207.4) feet; thence South 20° 55' East one hundred J'ive (105) feet; thence North 69° 05' East two hundred seven four-tenths (207.4) feet to the beginning, cont;J.ining one half acre more or less, also hereby conveyed a strip of ground adjacent to and being immediately North of the above described half acre tract and embracing all the land lying between said half acre and the North line of the land owned by Geo. A. Cole, also that part of the Northeast quarter of the Southeast quarter of Section tHenty two (22), described as beginning at the Southeast corner of said forty acre tract and running thence North to Clear Creek; thence in a Southwesterly direction with Clear Creek to the South line of said forty acre tract, thence East fifteen (15) chains to the place of beginning, containing four (4) acres, more or less; also a part of the Northeast quarter of Section twenty seven (27) described as follows: Beginning sixty six and three-fourths (66 3/4) rods North of" the Southeast corner of said quarter section, and running thence West forty four (44) rods to the Freyschleg Branch; thence down said branch North 15° Hest twenty (20) rods; thence North 7° East nineteen and one half (19 1/2) rods to the bank to Sublett Creek near the mouth of said branch; thence North 65° West twenty seven (27) rods; thence North 58° \·Test :thirty (30) rods; thence South 28°, East ten and one-half (10 1/~) rods; thence South 34° Hest twenty (20) rods; thence South 52° West twenty eight (28) rods; thence North seventy t~9· (72) rods; thence East one hundred twenty three and one half" (123 1/2) rods to the Northeast corner of said section; hence South ninety three and one fourth 93 1/4 )  rods to the place of beginning, except so much of said lands as lies West of the Frisco Railroad, all said lands being in Township Seventeen (17) North of Range Thirty (30) West of the 5th P.M. and containing in all one hundred twenty six (126) in the office of the Circuit Clerk and Ex Officio Recorder of Washington County, Arkansas.

 

 

Section 2. That Where as, on the 27th day of March, 1964 by its original order and on the 28 day of September, 1965, by a Nunc Pro Tunc Order for annexation, the County Gourt of Washington County, Arkansas, found that the statutory requirements with reference to annexation had been complied  with; that the petition and plat were in proper form; that all things and matters pertaining thereto had been done; and that an order was entered requiring that notice of a hearing concerning the order annexing the said real estate to the Incorporated Town of Johnson, Arkansas, be given, and further that an order be enteredannexing the real estate to the Incorporated Town of Johnson, Arkansas.

 

 

Section 3. That Whereas, according to the Statutes of the State of Arkansas, the said orders were recorded on the County Records Book, and no further action was taken for a period of more than thirty (30) days that at the end of the said period no protests of any sort by anyone had been filed against the acting of the County Court or with the authorities of the Incorporated Town of Johnson, Arkansas.

 

Section 4. That Whereas, on the 29th. day of July, 1964, the County Court entered an order approving and confirming all actions taken on the 27th day of March, 1964, which orders are recorded in the records of the County Court.

 

Section 5. The Whereas, on this the 5th day of Oct, 1965, certified copies of the original order and the order confirming the annexation have been filed with the Recorder of the Incorporated Town of Johnson, Arkansas.

 

NOW, THEREFORE , from_and after the approval and passage of this, ordinance as required by law, the lands described herein are hereby.

 

Passed and approved this the 6th, day of February, 1966