Ordinances, 30 January 1843

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Laws & Ordinances of the City of .
The City Council do Ordain as follows:
The several sections following are declared Laws & Ordinances of the said , and any Person who shall be guilty of any of the offences hereinafter mentioned shall be subject to the penalty hereinafter to be prescribed to be sued for & collected before the Mayor, the Municipal Court, or any Alderman of said .
Of City Officers.
There shall be appointed by the City Council of the City of , biennially, the following officers for the City of , in addition to those provided for in the City Charter of said ; to wit: an engineer, market master, weigher & sealer of weights & measures, a fire warden in each Ward of the , a Sexton, & a police Officer to act under the direction of the Mayor as Captain of the Watch, & a supervisor of Streets and Alleys.
First Division.
Sec. 1. Of the preservation of good Order.
No Person shall keep a billiard Table, pharo Bank, or any other insturment of gaming, where, or on, or with which, money, liquor, or other Articles, shall in any manner be played for, or if any person shall keep a disorderly or gaming house, such person shall for every offence forfeit & pay a penalty of twenty five dollars, & also the further penalty of twenty five dollars for every forty eight hours, during which, such person shall continue to keep the same, after the first conviction for any violation of this section.
Sec. 2. Any Person or Persons who shall make, aid, Coun [p. 151]
Laws & Ordinances of the City of .
The City Council do Ordain as follows:
The several sections following are declared Laws & Ordinances of the said , and any Person who shall be guilty of any of the offences hereinafter mentioned shall be subject to the penalty hereinafter to be prescribed to be sued for & collected before the Mayor, the Municipal Court, or any Alderman of said .
Of City Officers.
There shall be appointed by the City Council of the City of , biennially, the following officers for the City of , in addition to those provided for in the City Charter of said ; to wit: an engineer, market master, weigher & sealer of weights & measures, a fire warden in each Ward of the , a Sexton, & a police Officer to act under the direction of the Mayor as Captain of the Watch, & a supervisor of Streets and Alleys.
First Division.
Sec. 1. Of the preservation of good Order.
No Person shall keep a billiard Table, pharo Bank, or any other insturment of gaming, where, or on, or with which, money, liquor, or other Articles, shall in any manner be played for, or if any person shall keep a disorderly or gaming house, such person shall for every offence forfeit & pay a penalty of twenty five dollars, & also the further penalty of twenty five dollars for every forty eight hours, during which, such person shall continue to keep the same, after the first conviction for any violation of this section.
Sec. 2. Any Person or Persons who shall make, aid, Coun [p. 151]
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