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Common Council

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Parent Issue
Day
19
Month
December
Year
1888
Copyright
Public Domain
OCR Text

Tliere was a specuil session of the Council in Moiulay evening to conslder the iiew charter, the treater portion of wlilob was read and approved. Tlie litle of the marshal was Clmnged to chief of poüce. J H. Nickels appeared and explalned In rcfcrcnie to tlie barn in the rear of nis premiM. The eommittee on mixed qnestions of law and tact was requesli U toiprocure an accounting with öellick Wood as trustee for the city uuder the Mgigumeut of Albeit SorjfThe mayor and city attorney were instructed to confer with tlie prosecuting attorney in reference to commencing criminal proceedings agiinst Albert Sorg, late city treasLirer. Z. P. King made au extended speech and resigned his ofBce as city attorney. Aid. Allmendiner moved that the case against the students arrested on the niglit Of the democratie mass meeting bc discoutinued or elM pmceodings ht'. comnenced against all persons engnged in throwing stones or other disorderly conduct. Lost by a vote of G to ;i. Adjourned to Thunday evening. Tuesday evening upon assembling Mayor Beakea stated ttie object of the meeting to be to take into cousideration the rei;iialion of City Attorney King. On motion the same was accepted, and a ballot orderetl for the electiou of a new attorney Upon the 4lh ballot Thos. 1). ICearney wis electod. Aüjourneü.