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a.d. eighteen hundred annually Anson Hooker appointed approval auditor bills Board of Aldermen Board of Trustees board or committee boards and committees Books and Publications Cambridge Athenaeum Cambridge City Cambridge Public Library Cambridgeport catalogue chairman Charles Walker citizens at large city coun City Council City of Cambridge city treasury Committee on Books Committee on Finance Common Council contract current municipal Dana Library delivery of books donation Durrell Edmund elected expended fifteen thousand dollars Finance and Accounts Frederick H funds George H George Livermore Gilmore Grace Reed Henry H hold office John H. H. McNamee June JUSTIN land legatees Librarian mayor Montague month of January Oliver H paid person present purchase of books purpose reading-room received Reference Library regular meeting Rindge Russell Samuel school committee Sect Sortwell T. W. Higginson Term expires Jan thereof third Monday Thomas Wentworth Higginson Treasurer twenty-third clause vacancy vols volumes vote William
Page 17 - ... shall hold his office during the pleasure of the board and shall receive such compensation as the board may allow.
Page 68 - Every contract shall provide that, in case of any alteration, so much of such contract as is not necessarily affected by the change shall remain in force upon all parties thereto. It...
Page 16 - ... the city engineer, two citizens, neither of whom shall hold any other office in said city government, one member of the board of aldermen, and one member of the common council board, to be appointed as hereinafter provided.
Page 13 - Orne was appointed Librarian. According to the Regulations, any person residing in Cambridge, known to the Librarian, or recommended by any citizen thus known, was entitled to the use of the Library, upon the payment of one dollar per annum, and subscribing a promise to comply with the regulations adopted for its management.
Page 68 - ... making such contract may, if it deems it expedient to do so, re-tain, out of any amounts due to such contractor, sums sufficient to cover any unpaid claims of mechanics or laborers for work or labor performed under such contract...
Page 66 - Every contract exceeding three thousand dollars shall be accompanied by a suitable bond for the performance of the same, or by the deposit of money or security to the amount of such bond. No proposal shall be accepted from or for any person who shall have broken a contract with the city during the three years preceding. 4.
Page 63 - ... law, town, city or other public library, shall be punished by a fine of not less than five dollars nor more than fifty dollars, or by imprisonment in the jail not exceeding six months for every such offence.
Page 63 - All boards and officers acting under the authority of the said corporation, and intrusted with the expenditure of public money, shall be accountable therefor to the city council, in such manner as they may direct ; and it shall be the duty of the city council to publish and distribute annually for the information of the citizens, a particular statement of the receipts and expenditures of all public moneys, and a particular statement of all city property. [SECT. 52.