Now, therefore, by virtue of the authority in me vested and in pursuance of the statutes of the State of Nebraska, I do hereby order an election of county officers for the new
County of Morrill, Nebraska, which said election shall be held on Tuesday, the
twenty-second day of December, 1908.
Notice of said election shall be given by publishing a notice thereof in the Bayard
Transcript and Bridgeport Blade, newspapers published and in general circulation in said new County of Morrill, for two consecutive weeks prior to said election, and by posting notices in three conspicuous places in the new County of Morrill.
The county officers to be elected at said election shall be one county treasurer, one
county clerk, one county judge, one sheriff, one county attorney, one county assessor, one coroner, one county surveyor, one county superintendent of public instruction, and three county commissioners.
At such election, the voters of the county shall determine the permanent location of the county seat; for this purpose each voter may designate on his ballot the place of his
choice for the county seat.
The voting places of all of the various precincts in said new County of Morrill shall be the same as they were at the last general election except the voters in that part of Trognitz precinct and the west half of Davison precinct embraced in said new county shall vote at the voting place of Redington precinct, and the voters of that part of the east half of
Davison precinct and Union Valley precinct included in said new county shall vote at the voting place in Court House Rock precinct.
By virtue of the authority in me vested and in pursuance of the statutes of the State of Nebraska, I hereby designate Bridgeport, in Morrill County, Nebraska, as the temporary county seat until the permanent county seat is located at an election by the electors of said county, and I hereby declare Bridgeport as the temporary county seat of said Morrill
In Testimony Whereof, I have hereunto set my hand and caused to be affixed the Great Seal of the State of Nebraska.