A Digest of the Laws of the Corporation of the City of Washington, to the First of June, 1823; With an Appendix, Containing the Acts of Cession from Maryland & Virginia, the Laws of the United States, Relating to the District of Columbia,

A Digest of the Laws of the Corporation of the City of Washington, to the First of June, 1823; With an Appendix, Containing the Acts of Cession from Maryland & Virginia, the Laws of the United States, Relating to the District of Columbia,

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1823 edition. Excerpt: ... 1 Laths, per M.------6 Pailings, per M.---_-12 Stone, per perch, ------9 Sand, per barrel, -----% Bricks, per M.------12 House frames, per story, ----30 Post, (cedar or locust) er 100---40 All kind of grain, mea or bran, per 100 bushels, 20 Barrels, each, --8 Hay, er ton, ------25 Hogs eads and crates each, -----6 Kegs and boxes, candles and soap, each, --3 Lime, per barrel, -----5 DOCKAGE. Dockage. Vessels laying at the wharf longer than twenty-four hours, shall be charged, per day, --25 None of the articles here enumerated or that may be brought to, are to lay on the above wharves more than forty-eight hours, / After this Digest had gone to press, two acts were passed by, the Twentieth Council, to the termination of which it was intended that it should reach. A notice of them is here added, under their appropriate head, by way of supplement. of this Digest was put to press) authorizing the appon_it-, f, ', ', ', ';, ', ', ', "'I, ', ';'l" ment of a commissioner for the second ward; a commis-sioner for the third ward; a commissioner for the fifth ward, and a commissioner for the sixth ward; and allow-ing each a salar of two hundred dollars per annum, pay-able out of the unds of their respective wards, which ap-pointments, with those made under the act of the l_6tll of June, 1820, for the first and fourth wards, provides for a separate commissioner for each ward of the city. 1. That it shall not be lawful for any person, not acitizen, or _ actual resident of the city of Washington, to sell or offer for, f ', m, d, ', ', ', ", ' sale any goods, wares or merchandize, without having first ob-"'""15'tained from the register a license therefor; for which such person...show more

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  • Paperback | 158 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 9mm | 295g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 123685294X
  • 9781236852946