The Charter and Ordinances of the City of Cambridge: Together with a Summary of the Special and General Laws Relating to the Same Subject, and the Municipal Register for 1857

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Page 96 - Section, in the house in which he may be, and in such case they may cause the persons in the neighborhood to be removed, and may take such other measures as they may deem necessary for the safety of the inhabitants.
Page 191 - He shall preserve decorum and order; may speak to points of order in preference to other members...
Page 130 - ... their country, humanity and universal benevolence, sobriety, industry, and frugality, chastity, moderation, and temperance, and those other virtues, which are the ornament of human society, and the basis upon which...
Page 7 - Essex ; and a certificate of such oath having been taken shall be entered in the journal of the mayor and aldermen, and of the common council, by their respective clerks.
Page 87 - Coal, who shall be sworn to the faithful discharge of their duties, and shall be removable at the pleasure of the...
Page 130 - It shall be the duty of the president, professors, and tutors of the University at Cambridge and of the several colleges, of all preceptors and teachers of academies, and of all other instructors of youth, to exert their best endeavors to impress on the minds of children and youth committed to their care and instruction the principles of piety...
Page 194 - House. [A motion to strike out and insert shall be deemed indivisible ;] but a motion to strike out being lost, shall preclude neither amendment nor a motion to strike out and insert.
Page 192 - When a question is under debate no motion shall be received but to adjourn; to lay on the table...
Page 94 - The board of health shall examine into all nuisances, sources of filth, and causes of sickness, that may, in their opinion, be injurious to the health of the inhabitants within their town, or in any vessel within the harbor of such town, and the same shall destroy, remove or prevent, as the case may require.
Page 29 - ... shall forfeit not less than twenty dollars, nor more than one hundred dollars, to be recovered by indictment...

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