Bureau Publication, Issues 11-20

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1915 - Child welfare

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Page 11 - The notice may also be served by post by a registered letter addressed to the person on whom it is to be served at his last known place of residence or place of business; and, if served by post shall be deemed to have been served at the time when a letter containing the same would be delivered in the ordinary course of post...
Page 10 - ... able to read and write simple sentences in the English language, and has received during such period instruction in reading, spelling, writing, English grammar and geography and is familiar with the fundamental operations of arithmetic up to and including fractions...
Page 20 - Such officer shall not issue such certificate until he has received, examined, approved, and...
Page 19 - ... for a first offense by a fine of not less than twenty nor more than fifty dollars ; for a second offense by a fine of not less than fifty nor more than two hundred and fifty dollars, or by imprisonment for not more than thirty days...
Page 19 - ... by imprisonment for not more than thirty days or by both such fine and imprisonment; for a third offense by a fine of not less than two hundred and fifty dollars, or by imprisonment for not more than sixty days, or by both such fine and imprisonment.
Page 14 - A tenement house within the meaning of this act shall be taken to mean and include every house, building, or portion thereof, which is rented, leased, let or hired out to be occupied or is occupied as the home or residence of three families or more living independently of each other, and doing their cooking upon the premises, or by more than two families upon a floor, so liv"Ing and cooking, but having a common right in the halls, stairways, yards, water-closets or privies, or some of them.
Page 21 - Every such employment certificate shall be signed, in the presence of the officer issuing the same, by the child in whose name it is issued.
Page 14 - ... and who does not hold either a certificate of graduation from the public elementary school or the preacademic certificate issued by the Regents...
Page 9 - The school record of such child properly filled out and signed as provided in this article; also, evidence of age showing that the child is fourteen years old or upwards, which shall consist of the evidence thereof provided in one of the following subdivisions of this section and which shall be required in the order herein designated as follows : (a) Birth certificate.
Page 11 - ... establishment, proof of the giving of such notice and of such failure to produce and file such evidence shall be prima facie evidence in any prosecution brought for a violation of this article that such child is under sixteen years of age and is unlawfully employed.

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