The Intelligencer December 10, 1914 (page 1)

“The request of the officers of the 49th Regiment was taken up and considered. Mr. Vermilyea, after referring to the regiment and the good work it had done and was doing for the county and the country, made the following motion: That $1,000 be granted for regimental purposes to the 49th Regiment for mobilization and other legitimate expenses in connection with the regiment …  The motion was unanimously carried.”