Treasurer's Report ...: Also, Reports of the Selectmen; the Trustees of the Public Library; and the Board of School Committee; with a List of Taxes and the Names of the Tax-payers

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Page 108 - Action, nor utterance, nor the power of speech To stir men's blood: I only speak right on; I tell you that which you yourselves do know; Show you sweet Caesar's wounds, poor poor dumb mouths, And bid them speak for me: but were I Brutus, And Brutus Antony, there were an Antony Would ruffle up your spirits...
Page 108 - And bid them speak for me: but were I Brutus, And Brutus Antony, there were an Antony Would ruffle up your spirits and put a tongue In every wound of Caesar that should move The stones of Rome to rise and mutiny.
Page 109 - Five hundred souls in one instant of dread Are hurried o'er the deck ; And fast the miserable ship Becomes a lifeless wreck. Her keel hath struck on a hidden rock, Her planks are torn asunder, And down come her masts with a reeling shock, And a hideous crash like thunder. Her sails are draggled in the brine That gladdened late the skies, And her pendant that kissed the fair moonshine Down many a fathom lies.
Page 168 - ... for one offence, to be imposed by any court of competent jurisdiction ; to appoint all necessary engineers, surveyors, clerks, and other officers, including a police force to act in such parks ; to define the powers and duties of such officers and fix the amount of their compensation ; and generally to do all acts needful for the proper execution of the powers and duties granted to or imposed upon...
Page 170 - ... of Boston shall have authority to issue, from time to time, and to an amount not exceeding the amount actually expended for the purchase or taking of lands for said parks, bonds or certificates of debt, to be denominated, on the face thereof, the
Page 168 - ... such expenditures shall in no case exceed the appropriations made therefor, and all contracts made for expenditures beyond the amount of such appropriations shall be void...
Page 113 - In any triangle, the square of the side opposite to an acute angle is equal to the sum of the squares of the other two sides diminished by twice the product of one of these sides and the projection of the other upon that side.
Page 170 - ... damages assessed by a jury of the superior court in the same manner as is provided by law with respect to damages sustained by reason of the laying out of ways.
Page 171 - ... given to the park commissioners of the city of Boston, to lay out, and improve parks within such adjoining city or town in conjunction or connection with any park laid out in Boston...
Page 168 - Such boards of park commissioners shall have power to locate within the limits of their respective towns or cities a public park or parks, and for that purpose from time to time to take in fee by purchase...

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