Annual Report of the State Board of Health of the State of Wisconsin for the Year Ending ..., Volume 12

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Wisconsin State Board of Health, 1889 - Public health
1902/04- include also reports on the vital statistics of the state. From 1906/08- these rports are compiled by the State Bureau of Vita Statistics.

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Page 107 - ... or as a gymnast, contortionist, rider or acrobat, in any place whatsoever ; or for or in any obscene, indecent or immoral purpose, exhibition or practice whatsoever, or for or in any business, exhibition or vocation injurious to the health, or dangerous to the life or limb of such child ; or who shall cause, procure or encourage any such child to engage therein, shall be guilty of a misdemeanor.
Page 123 - ... shall be punished by a fine of not less than twenty-five dollars or more than one hundred dollars * * * or...
Page 98 - ... be punished by a fine of not less than twenty dollars, nor more than two hundred dollars, and confined in the county jail not less than twenty days nor more than ninety days.
Page 95 - ... shall be punished by imprisonment in the county jail not more than six months, or by fine not exceeding five hundred dollars, or by both such fine and imprisonment.
Page 96 - Provided that no person shall be liable to be convicted under either of the two last foregoing sections of this Act in respect of the sale of any article of food, or of any drug, if he shows to the satisfaction of the...
Page 168 - ... inebriates struggling to reform " are told that they " will find its tonic and sustaining influence on the nervous system a great help to their efforts." In other words, a man whose appetite craves whisky may allay the craving by taking whisky under the notion that it is medicine. When we come to "tonic bitters," the quantity of alcohol is found to be ample to make incarnadine the largest town. Here hearty conviviality and hilarity and hiccough are served up by the tablespoonf ul.
Page 96 - ... court before whom he is charged that he did not know of the article of food or drug sold by him being so mixed, coloured, stained, or powdered, as in either of those sections mentioned, and that he could not with reasonable diligence have obtained that knowledge.
Page 102 - ... without affixing to the box, bottle, vessel or package containing the same, and to the wrapper or cover thereof, a label bearing the name of " poison," distinctly shown, together with the name and place of business of the seller.
Page 104 - All belting, shafting, gearing, hoists, fly-wheels, elevators, and drums of manufacturing establishments so located as to be dangerous to employes when engaged in their ordinary duties shall be securely guarded or fenced so as to be safe to persons employed in any such place of employment.
Page 95 - That if any person shall knowingly sell any kind of diseased, corrupted or unwholesome provisions, whether for meat or drink, without making the same fully known to the buyer, he shall be punished by imprisonment in the county Jail not more than six months, or by fine not exceeding one hundred dollars.

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