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Page 3 - Ordinances of 1898, the undersigned herewith submits his report of the receipts and expenditures of the CITY OF BOSTON AND COUNTY OF SUFFOLK for the year commencing February 1, 1900, and ending January 31, 1901, together with the details of debt and property.
Page 320 - February 27, 1872, he left the residue of his estate, after payment of debts, legacies, etc., in trust to his executors, to hold during the life of his wife for her benefit, and after her decease to divide the residue then remaining in the hands of the trustees as therein provided, and convey one-fifth part thereof to the Trustees of the Public Library of the City of Boston.
Page 318 - The income only of this fund is to be, each and every year, expended in the purchase of such books of permanent value and authority as may be found most needful and most useful.
Page 314 - Select Men," paid to the City Treasurer $329,300.48 (100-131 of the fund); and the said persons voted that this amount be expended "in the purchase of land and for the erection thereon of the Franklin Trades School and for the equipment of the same.
Page 344 - February first, make transfers from any appropriation to any other appropriation: provided, however, that no money raised by loan shall be transferred to any appropriation from income or taxes. He may also with such approval apply any of the income and taxes not disposed of in closing the accounts for the financial year in such manner as he may determine.
Page 319 - The income only shall in each and every year be expended in the purchase of books for the use of the library ; each of which books shall have been published in some one edition at least five years at the time it may be so purchased.
Page 321 - CHARLES MEAD FUND.— Bequest of CHARLES MEAD, to constitute the CHARLES MEAD PUBLIC LIBRARY TRUST FUND for the promotion of the objects of the Public Library in such manner as the government of said library shall deem best, and so far as the government shall deem consistent with the objects of the library to be used for the benefit of the South Boston Branch Library. Received in 1896.
Page 321 - THOMAS ARTZ of Chicago; the income of this sum to be employed in the purchase of valuable, rare editions of the writings, either in verse or prose, of American and foreign authors. These books are to be known as the "Longfellow Memorial Collection.
Page 318 - There are now sixty beneficiaries of this fund. All applications for relief, in accordance with the terms and conditions as set forth in the foregoing orders, are to be made in writing, addressed to the Board of Police, 37 Pemberton square. POOR WIDOWS
Page 287 - North Grove street. HOSPITAL DEPARTMENT. The following property is in charge of the Trustees of the Boston City Hospital: The land bounded by Harrison avenue, East Concord street. Albany street, and Massachusetts avenue.

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