January 25-26, 1927
01-25-1927 Volume OE - Page 483 Reno, Nevada January 25, 1927 A specially called meeting of the full Board of Regents met in the Office of President Clark on Tuesday morning, January 25, 1927. There were present Chairman Pratt, Mrs. Williams and Judge Brown of the Regents, President Clark and Comptroller Gorman and representatives of 6 bidders on the University Farm Barn. The meeting was called for the purpose of opening and considering bids for the repair of the University Farm Barn. The following bids were opened by Mr. Pratt for the amounts specified: Name Amount of Bid Certified Check S. L. Williams $4600.00 $273 W. W. Davis 6900.00 350 J. C. Dillard 5588.00 800 Miller and Son 4749.34 240 R. C. Mabson 5800.00 290 Wine and Williams 4312.00 220 E. K. Fowler 5231.50 300 The contractors withdrew after the bids had been opened and read. Judge Brown moved the acceptance of the bid of Wine and Williams for $4312, with the understanding that the job be done in accord with the plans and specifications and that the proper bonds be furnished and that the Chairman and the Secretary of the Board be authorized to sign the contract. Vote: Mr. Pratt Aye Mrs. Williams Aye Judge Brown Aye The Secretary was instructed to return the certified checks of all bidders save the 3 lowest, these to be returned after the contract has been duly signed.