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EVENING LKPGEB-PHILAPELPHIiV, FRIDAY, JANTTABY 8, 1915.
TX. ! IT" MARK AN APPRO
;Do S?o board of Wreatlon, for the
Waul?. -. r.iMvtrtT rvitinMla
ISlft JJMX Phli M ortaln ' fhattho
i?X CI y J.ifii!inS thirty-eight thousand
5gAi f'eiihtJ-iven dollars be. una
SS'jftiedrtd andc appropriated to tho Board
&' ??., Bervh'ea:
.li'secretary, "" lhou.,n.n.!
PW..Wi ' eight 'hundred' dollars;
&lli,- 'n 'at $1,200 each, seven
PSpfy .L hundred rtollif....s-t 7.200
sSrn,ffi,Ih5!;"ssi? s?r.ir. d.):
fiiifi ..'ilitid each, eighteen
.'' it,) .
2 1,1 SO
toS do '$J66''eachV -(hfee
ftirj5ft' UVed and elM3f U1-
Buts .'I'lJlUrV'V at '$000 eich,
g liunt cKftur' hundred dollars.
-,$, tJ0n4,JS eaSi. "ve thousand
i"SiKr dolW '.'.n'V.r'ri.'n'vO
SSSwiM tour '- nch7Yor Vhon:
5r.rtliin.en. "'Ji'V -nd twenty dol-
Kiind I'"0" ,, , v . . .
Kirs' .'.. -'. tnrw each, three thou-
5?.".n.'a J.'M'fcJ!: fffAl: 3.cw
P . iimin 11 ' l"00 ii '
Kltlty ",.'i'l,.moloye. piano players,
B,nnprJf '"wlmrnW, ,,010., two
al.nchers. 01 "',,,.,, .ml are ......
"SlSiSr recreation centres, nvo
Ld t"o hundtedPana fifty-two dol.
$&& '"' tli" . .n.a.r. - ?
H. nollirs ''.;.V."iiinn ncrsonal:
1MB 8. e"I"i5iipnance of vehicles,
i$!HW ".M0,nBnd communication
iW, Snenhund?ed and rovcnty-
SnJ?tro?mVB6." two hundred aridity
Mol!ir.fn," 'three' Vu'ndred dollars. . . .
I"?il?!rlor,tlVi" lor Pterin vo
lgl18;,.Xr,PTj"ston Playground, two
f.lftlATlAnCO. .. it.- ..Mini)
,mi jj-rvieea otner ina-u ..iv
MKemovlng snow, ., ..
s- Qoimi ..
Frotal, thirteen thousand dollars.... 113,000
J ..- n,ilav.
TiftI1KBB ' apparatus, appll -Sttourand
do "ara .... ..."
'ifjj. ttousand live hundred dollars. &
Ha im.a That all employes of thiB Dcpart-
or Verio-ftor employed, shall bo
'M?t .r.? thi United States and bona ndo
cllSu if he at" oC Philadelphia at least
niMenu ,or e vii.j . . , d sliall
M?b8. n -esdontB .Jurlne such e.n
ISnt -Provided further. That tor the pny
'"XPU the salaries of tho principals, cisslst
J.'iBlr?lnclal teachers, assistant teachers.
KilKeri assistant enretakors, Janitors, as
OT unltors watchmen, special ofilcors and
oii? pe?ma.ent or temporary employes
lUiS..J fn Item 1. ono warrant shall bo
255 ta the namo of tho executive secretary.
!S SiJment to said employes shall thereupon
StnSfiT Sy sucn executive secretary! And
liffi Sit tho said Hoard ilmll bf nl
ffill when, they deem It to tho best interest
H to.' City? to purchase or contract, without
ilnrtliSltVhllls not exceedlnc the sum of llvo
1rovled!0TlS: whenever posslblo. bids,
KpVllo. or materials Blmll bo invited only
Km fw ladelphla lirma whoso plan a aro lo
Siid In the Oty. and that a Bchcduio of such
u, a lij awards, ecrtmed by tho Committee on
iSSbm 'hall bb eent to tho City Controller
Store he shall sign any warranta for such
mm thoCrityUController shall counterslcn no
nmVu against any item In this ordinance.
Sw all conditions imposed aro compllod
$8d 'warrants shall bo drawn by tho Board
oYBecreatlon in accordanco with existing- or-
AT'ordtoances or parts of ordinances tncon
lUttat herewith bo. and tho ramo aro hcroby
SXtproved the 22d day of Doccmber. A. D.
JSi?' nuDourit DLANicnNnuno,
glfi'j;). Mayor of Philadelphia.
AN. ORDIN'ANCE TO AUTHORIZE THE
HtrlHn? from the City plan Wellens Bireet
loi(Pflpliine street, from Second street to
fit'lonl. "Tim Select and Common Councils
(ttheCl.y of Philadelphia do ordain: That tha
fenrtmnt of Public Works (Hoard of Bur
fears) he directed to sirlke from the City
Jin Wellens Btrcct an "Nlphlnd street, froni
Vtimi street to American street: Provided,
flat a bond or agreement 1b filed, within ono
tfsr.irom the approval of this ordinance, eat
kf.rtory to tho City Solicitor, Indemnifying
IheiClty from oil damages by reason of tho
Itrlklw of said street from the plan.
"jAroroved the twenty-fourth day of Decem
btr.i. D. 1014,
P RUDOLPH DLANKENnUlXO.
iKo1. US. Mayor of Philadelphia.
AN ORDINANCE TO AUTHOUIZE THE
Iopeuleg of Lyeoming street, from Sixth to
Section 1, The Select and Common Councils
etOhe aty of Philadelphia do ordain: That
lh Department of Publfo Works be nuthorlzed
at directed to notify tho ownerB of property
'Tr:nd through which bycomtng street, from
fills, to Jlanhall street, will pat. . that at tho
npoxtlont of threo months from tho date of
till notice said street will bo required for pub
16ettlon 2. Tho Mayor of tho City Is hereby
iMhorliod and directed to enter ecurlty on
Will ef the City of Philadelphia for tha pay
DiM of anv damages which may bo assessed by
rttion of the oponlng of said street: upon tho
'Iforof :d bond, and at the expiration of tho
ul4 three month, tho Director of the Depart
amtt.of Public Works shall forthwith proceed
tscpen-tald .treet. . .
JApproTed tho 21lh day of December, A. D.
IE' '-.. nUDOLril BLANKHNBUnO.
iKo. S3t, Mayor of Philadelphia.
IN ORDINANCE DinECTINa THE DEPAHT-
raem or j'ufclla Works to require owners or
Property abutting on tho south side of Ovcr
Ironic nvenue. from Fifty-first to Flfty-seo-end
street, and on tho east sldo of Plfty
Jjnttn street, from Wynnefleld avenue to
Overbroc.15 avenue, to set curbs and lay foot
Tine City of Philadelphia do ordain: That tho
wjirtment of Publlo Works be directed to ra
aui owners of property abutting on the south
ru of Overbrook avenue, from Fifty-first to
PJtr-second street, and on tho east side of
5Jy;'Wth stret, from Wynnefleld avenue te
mrrc)lt avenue, to set curbs and lay foot
JTT. pavements: and If tha said owners of
ft?f?rlr shall fall to lay such footways and
laW"' Sf required, after twenty days' no.
lu?wPJwrl,lns- 'rom tho Department of Pub
KMr,!'l '? dl th W work, tho Bald Do
KkJI' ' hereby directed to cause eald work
k?l5el 'he. cost thereof to be assessed upor.
SloSfli'' W.t .,vne' o " default,
gwroved tho 2im day of December, A. D.
lRb RUDOLPH BLANKENtlUnO.
&' Mayor of Phlladelnh a.
tL.?-TOIJiANCB TO AUTirOHIZE THE
Jfr of the unopened portion of Front
.2,' ,rcm f'8 avenue to Wingohocklng
ttu,.l?;, T,"?,.?''" ani1 Common Councils
. fu. V "' nuaaeipnia no oraain: 'inai
Hi JS.W?1 ot. V.uW" Wrks be authorized
Is siK.... "' "' f "Olio works tie auinorizea
wTc.,Ja wnc-tlty tho owners of property
TCJJ4 through which the unopened portion ot
f'WU Street, from W.rlm dv.nn. ,n WfnrnhivW
ffifSf' ?' P'. that at tha expiration of
Krii .,'k' fror" tha da' of sail notice said
iKj,1",4" required for nubile use.
lutMriiit- .'. -"'ayor ot me miy is nereoy
KbJu rtk1. Greeted to enter secur ty, on
K iJ'.Ii f"1' of Philadelphia, for the pay.
riniin it Jt ,nes. wpicn may 00 assessea
snilri..' '," "Pening 01 saiq street; upon
um'.S' mW bon,J. anI 'he expiration of
531' Publlo Works shall forthwith pro.
!v4 th, 24IU day of Decemb,r, a. D,
iayor of i-iiiiadeipnia.
(WSS'I!?,0 T0 VVKCB ON THE CITT
S;' nd Warnock streets.
n?r Tha Select nnd Common Councils
nrl.i. ot. Philadelphia do ordain: That
BtiVi 1 ' V Tfl'o Works (Uoaru ot
S, ""T au"oria ana aireoie-1 to piaoe
ir.,' !" uia street, of tns wiqtn 01
in'i.t. " nun street to uregon av-
--"., .ireet, 01 tna wiatn of forty-nyt
eliiy-seventh avenue to Haines
n:r street, or tha width or tony
,'om tmirtland street to Wvomlna: ava-
Lu!t" Wtnar street i Orlansa street,
Will Of frtHV faa -'. ll'lnienkfUblnD
'?.. lJe" : Marvlna and Warnook
AT:v; ,n? wiam 01 ntty test, irora
fSlf ?2 aourtlan street: Provided,
story st,j gtreels. exempt Marvlne and
a Street., ahnll nan An (tia nliin.
till,"' P'operty within tha lines thereof
T j 5r rrom tna approval ot
. jK-aia tna bed. 01 tna same to
tin Uuca and grade, as confirmed
-.. m surveyors, or snail inaemu'ijr
aXain.t nil d.a.nn'a n flalniH foP
Uhlch a arts from plsxlo sM
"p ana tneir sqosequeot tw-.uoOrcu-jd
line od grades ; sod b-
14rma .ml W&rnnrV i)Mtl shall
on the p)ln john 11 McCltchy nd
uiuics .niin arst 4k:at mueo
the tr.tmy founb day o Xin-
K aw m' W1H Bl ANKEMairRO.
Mijwi X VWuadsipiua.
Ahl TO"fiTniKB "FhoirTHH
nofili h?,i.i"3i " Aider street, ftDrrt the
ward thomdea"nSf B, JmM Untl "rlh
6fBtnle!0rii!i P5MSf,,rl "' Common Councils
the r)enhilftUflbh, ordalrti That
Kirvivmii' tnl ,y rubllo Works flloard of
from the ."yS""'""! A"'' Mtxi ",flke
from iiVa "X tlan nPd vacato Alder street,
northwar,! 0.r",u.a "J"5 ot "" "'"'
oiJeeSi i2 tM'J mU ,1'rovlded, That nn
sSllcltor b n?.0,ntki t"'Mry to the City
l'hllnSiAl,i ?."1 "'f;' protecting tho City of
trlklnta.M Kom.".n "'nrnDge" hy reason of
cation ?8miU (.-VS.1 ftom h Plnn and Its Vn
dSlla?; KV'!l.,n?.,',,n1 of two hundred (200)
cdom'pe;,atioPn8",,,e?ef,or6. C"y Pl"'w a8
Approved the 2ith rtay of Dcceml.er. A. D.
No t- nUDOLPH nLANKENIJUHO.
"Q. sa.i. Mayor of Philadelphia.
eii,n... Ji1.10 Works to preparo plans and
tor thie..t,5iw,i "KKest a metho.1 of proceduro
bo fcJrm5rttB,"thimon.1 0,a Tril',l! Circuit, to
nnii qi??.J& wl.denng Unco. Eighth, Locust
SS?t 5nn'Ji,h tr,eetB., nnd lo subm t a ro-
SfreVt Sn)l,ia.ro3.ect lo ,h" Councils: and
thirre.nl,t,hiLSler.,5" ?f Councils ,to present
ordlJnpproval.10 l"0 Mayor for hl" """oval
corYn fn e?A!i i1?.0! llurau of SurvcyB has mndo
Slrih M(E "JlTi1"." ,'nycstlgatlons as to tho do-
rfahth l'L foIMllty of widening llncfl,
Oontrnf teUn"l W1 s"'centh streets fo form n
r'ondmL?0.cln"m for lh6 relief of traffto
th i.n.iP'W l? encourage tho onlargcmcnt of
Cltyf and buslnes area in tho centre of tho
crnVilic;,,v.Th.0..con.Sestlon of traffic In tho
fnU !i.f.riiiof the. CHy ' constantly Increns
wih .nhln contnuo to do so in proportion
Jnrt h,i,MjJpan" Pn...of commercial. Industrial
t)V.r Hf,"J" activities, with tho result that
J",;,0. ,"'.. b2 ? "reat economic loss In trans
;2!i a-n "P11 business due to lack of adequate
?n,?,.0.n.vicnlcn.1 r.0UtM ,or ravel, and a largely
!Sf,S"cd eo,t for trnfllo regulations, unless
trnflio nreaa nro Increased! and
,M.!if r"iV . ThB widening of Locust street.
SDi ii1" 'o"n n part of the circuit, has been
Slfpngly urgod by tho Philadelphia Hoard of
r-SSSS. !nd olher orgonltations, and tho entlro
circuit Is recpmrnemlod by tho Permanent Com
mitteo on Comprehensive Plans In a report
lecently made to tho Mayor; therefore bo It
IteSOIl'erl. Itv IhA QaI.., n.t . nt.H.
cil of tho City of Philadelphia, That tho De
partment of Publlo Works (Bureau of Surveys)
bp authorized, to mako further Investigations,
Plans and estimates of cost for the establish
ment of ft Central Traffic Circuit, to bo formed
by tho widening of Itacc, Eighth, Locust and
sixteenth Btrcets, and to suggest n. method of
carrying the said project to completion, In
cluding Its financing and tho work of opening
and construction, and to report tho same, to
gether with Buch other facts nnd data relating
thereto as may bo of valuo In its consideration,
to theso Councils.
Besolved. That tho Clerks of Councils bo di
rected to present this resolution to tho Mayor
for his approval or disapproval.
Approved the twonty.fourth day of December,
A. D. 1014.
No, 814. Mayor of Phlladolphla.
AN OnDINANCE TO AMEND AN OP.DI
nanco approved November 111, 1011, entitled
"An Ordinance to authorize tha repavlng of
Twenty-fifth street, from -Dorks to Norrls
street; Ilorlts street, from Seventeenth to
Eighteenth streot; Bouvier street, from
Montgomery to Berks street, und Schcll
street, from Spruco streot northward, and tho
readjustment ot tho curb lino on tho cant
Section 1. Tho Select nnd Common Councils
of the City of Philadelphia do ordain: That
tho ordlnanco npproved November 10, 11)11, en
titled "An. Ordinance to nuthorlzo tho repavlng
of Twenty-fifth street, from IJcrks strcnt to
Norrls fltrcct: BerkB street, from Seventeenth
to Eighteenth street; Bouvier street, from
Montgomery to Berks street, and Schcll street,
from Spruco street northward, and tho read
justment of the curb lino on tho cast sldo
thorcof," shall bo amended by adding after
tho words "two feet eight Inches" tho follow
ing: Provided, That tho ordlnanco approved
Juno 7, 1S55, entitled "An Ordlnanco to rogu
lato and fix tho width of tho cartways In
certain streets," Bhall not apply to Scholl
Approved tho twenty-fourth day of Decem
ber. A. D. 1014.
No. 815. Mayor of Philadelphia.
AN ORDINANCE TO QUANT PERMISSION
to tho American Engineering Company to
erect n wagon scalo on tho west Htdo of Ara
mlngo avenue, south ot tho north curb lino
of York Btrect.
Section. 1. Tho Select nnd Common Councils
of tho City of Philadelphia do ordain: That
permission bo and Is hereby granted to tho
American Enclneerlnir Company to erect and
maintain a wagon scnlo on tho west sldo of
Aramlngo avenue, about ono hundred and
thlrty-tlvo foot south of tho north curb lino of
York Btrect. Provided, That tho said scale
shall bo eroded under tho direction nnd su
pervision of tho Department of Public Works,
and shall bo removed at any tlmo upon tho
pasasge of an ordinance or resolution to that
effect. And provided further. That tho sum
of fifty (CO) dollars shall first bo paid Into tho
City Treasury by tho Bald American Engi
neering Company for tho publication of this
Approved tho twenty-fourth day of Decem
ber, A. D. 1114.
No. 810. Mayor of Philadelphia.
AN ORDINANCE DIRECTING: THE DE
partment of Public Works to require owners
of property abutting on the east sldo of Fifth
Btreet, from Olnoy avenuo to Orange streot.
nnd on both Bides of Llndloy avenue, fiom
Fifth to Ninth street, to set curb and lay
Section 1. Tho ficloct nnd Common Councils
of tho City of Philadelphia do ordain, That tlio
Department of Publlo Works bo and Is hereby
directed to rcqulro owners of property abutting
on tho east sldo of Fifth street, from Olney
avenue to Orange street, in . on both Bides of
Dudley avenue, from Fifth to Ninth Btreet, to
sot curbs and lay footway u.v'onicnts: and If
tho said owners of property ehall fall to lay
such footways nnd set such curbs, na required,
nf ter twenty (20) days' previous notice In writ
ing from tho Department of Publlo Works to
do tho said work, the said Department Is here;
by directed to cause such work to bo done nn 1
tho cost thereof ssacased ngalnst tho property
of tho owners bo In default. ,
Approvod tho twenty-fourth day of Decem
ber. A. D. $,, nLANKENBURO.
No. 810. Mayor of Philadelphia.
RESOLUTION TO APPROVE LEASE OF OF
flee for tho Sixth Highway District, and dl
rooting tho Clerks of Councils to prosent this
(tfesolutlon to tho Mayor for his approval or
KesolvedylBy the Select nnd Common Councils
of the City of Philadelphia. That ho leaao o
o flee on tho second Moor of building situated
at tho northeast corner of aermantown avenuo
and Armat street, owned by Cleorge W. Mo
ScinneyTut a rental of forty (40) do ara per
month, from November 1, 1014. for the I blxt'i
Highway District Office. Bureau of Highways,
be and tho same is hereby approved.
Resolved. That the Clerks of Councils bo,dl
rected to present this resolution to tho Mayor
'VpW a?!w&" foTthaV of December.
A. U. 1011. nuDOLpII nijAN-KENBURg.
No 8.10. Mayor ot Philadelphia
AN ORDINANCE DIRECTINO THE PAVINO
of Bldewalkslon both sides of "street, from
Rhnwn to Solly street; on both siaes oc
Rlmwn Btrect, from Philadelphia and Naw
tow. Branch of tho Philadelphia and Reading
Railway to Oxford avenue, nnd on the north
side of Rhawn street, from Fronkford ave-
Sec8tio3n8l.atThoa Select nnd Common Councils
o?UawWet. from Fnk ord avenu. .to
Btato man. w I"!- ",.1 " .
neglect to maka aald pavement for
If l'u.'A " n cr?., .'.In 1 no lcV hoi been given, tha
DeTart.nVnt.of-publ.o.Work-shale nur nto
Sfnpaicte wllhou :del; to "hive "it made, and
contract. wiinoutuciaj,.v. OWT,eni ot prop-
!I 1 cSstls not' Pld within sixty Aava after a
?ff!jlS..Sn??aWr municipal claim, ar.
"TpprveTtho'twenly-fourth day of December,
A. I). 10H. nniioLTH nLANKENBURO,
no R51 Mayor of Philadelphia.
Tm flUDINANCB TO MAKE AN APPltO
ANrUtlof?,to ho City Commiasloner. for tha
year 181B. . e,,,. an(j common Counells
SHS& ?y' cora
slonors. for tna jjcjjtivjj,
''Clfy'commls.loner.. B at 15.000 h,
Blectlon clerk, ono ww 7...... 1,
Bfifftm S!S. ona-ihouiand two hun
Hred dollars :.: Ji'rt'U4 v.inl '
w1unTcl5:on4'thouBand tlvo hun.
Varrant clei. one mmuu . ..
dred dollar " VhouMnMtwo' huri
. plifi nun3rad and forty dolla.r
dollars -.: ;a ,, Aiam clerks rag
... 0,aJ& SIB? hUi.Sx tbouttrJl doUars 8.0OQ
'.i S22Z" ittorne It commission.
"' twoTnouaanil dllra
Provtdad, Tbf.t.J!B13 anv of tba foeairo-
,t tbeU- WfJSDrUMfy aTactlon work, and
In 8"X.l2LJ f lb "nSjlSot of their aafartaa.
draw 2SS5i,a 3Tnt tS JUsb for ort-
auorti 'xfcas when V of the forwo
VrevH?2iL?' dnd to xt ovej
S,3a3i " w3r?Tii.rwt thai, ay,
while o empln.ved,,mi.y be drawn sgalhst lha
Item for prlmnry election account.
Item 2. Services other than personal:
Postage prlntlmr, advertising vn,l mis
ccllaneous, six hundred dollars. ...i.
Item .1. Supplies:
(n) Stationery, newspaper, cleaning and
toilet, six fiundred nhd fifty dollars,.
(b) Ico, one hundred dollars ,.....,,....
Total, ei-en hundred and fifty dol
larn , . . . . . 1 1 , ..
Item 4. Equipment: ... ,
Furniture, and furnishings, two hun
drod dollars ,.......,.......i".
STATE AND COUNTY COURTS.
Item c. . Personal services!
Officers of Courts of Common Plean,
41) at $2,000 each, ninety-eight thou-
nhd dollars JU8.000
Officers of Orphans' Court, In nt .
2,ow each, thirty thousand dollars 00,000
Officers of Courts of Quarter Sessions,
no nt sz.ooo each, seventy-two thou-
Band dollars ...........1 72,000
Officers of Municipal Court, 44 nt
ez.'nwi cacn, cigmy-eignt inou.uim
Criers of Courts of Quarter Sessions.
1. at $2,000 and S nt $2,230
each, seven thousand dollars. ''
Criers of Municipal Court, 2 at $2,250
eacn, tour tnousanu live nunureu
Clerk to Hoard of Jurors, two uiou
sand dollars -:aa
Court stenographers. 20 at $2,500
each, fifty thousand dollars.......
Prnhntlnil ntTirnr tar tnnln COnVlOtS.
one thousand eight hundred dollars
Probation officer for female convicts,
ono thousand two hundred dollars..
!ntirnre!t-. fnmmnti l'lo.s. R at
$l,e00 each, nine thou.and dollars;
Interpreters, Municipal Court. B at
$l,noo each, seven thousand flvo
hundred dollars; total', sixteen thou
tnnd flvo hundred dolltare 10,000
Janitors, Common Pleas, 4 for Court
No, 1. 8 for No. 2, 3 for No. 3, 2
for No. 4, and .1 for No. G, at $720
each, ten thousand eight hundred
dollars - 10,800
Janitors, Quarter Sessions, 12 at JiSO
eaen, eignt tnousanu six nunurcu
and forty dollars .
Janitors, Orphans' Court, .1 at $720
each, two thousand ono nunurea anu
sixty dollars ...
Janitors, Supremo Court. 3 nt $,20
each, two thousand ono hundred and
sixty dollars .
Janitors, Municipal Court, 10 at $720
each, hovcii thousand two hundred
Clerk, two thousand flvo hundred dol
lars Assistant clerk, two thousand dollars
Messenger anu cierK. ono muusanu
two bundled dollars. , 1,200
Chief probation officer. Juvenllo Dl
vision, threo thousand dollars 3,000
Chief probntlon officer (woman). Do
mestic Relations, two tnousanu uoi-
Investigator. Juvenile Division, ono
thousand flvo hundred dollars
Probation officers, 4 at $1,800 ench,
seven thousand two hundred dollars
Pronation oniccrs, i nt i,bw cacn,
threo thousand dollars 3,000
Probntlon oMcers, 11 at $1,200 each,
thirteen thousand two hundred dol
Probation officers, 3 nt $1,000 each,
threo thousand dollars 3,000
Probation officers, 38 at $000 each.
thirty-four tnousanu two nunoreu
Probation officer, flvo hundred dol
lars Stenographer, ono thousand flvo hun
Stenographers, 2 nt $L200 each, two
thousand four hundrod dolllnrs
SfnnniminhAra 111 nt $OfVl Pfirh. fOttr-
teon thousand four hundred dollars 14,400
Clerks, 0 nt $1,200 oacn. seven tnou
sand two hundred dollars
nlA.lfa 'I n .1 nnn nnh thrPA tllnll-
sand' dollars .' 3,000
Clerks, 3 at $D0u cacn. two tnousana
nnltm hlinrlrnit dollars
Telophono operator and filing clerk,
six hundred dolllars
(0) Jurors' foeB, $2.50 por day per
Juror, ono hundred nnd flvo thou
sand dollars 105,000
(d) WltncBB fees at $1.50 per day per
witness, threo thousand dosnrs.... 0,000
Total, six hundred nnd fifteen thou
sand and sixty dollars ...$015,000
Item O. Services other than personal:
(a) Coach niro tor visit ot grana jurura
to institutions, flvo hundred dollars.
(b) Meals for Jurors, one thousand dol
(c) For miscellaneous expenses for tho
uouns ot common nwo, c.yv.,.
nnd for CourtB of Quarter Sessions
Vos. 1. 2 nnd 8, $833.88 each,
iind Supremo Court, $500 each, four
thousand dollars 4,000
(d) Expcnsos of probntlon (parole) offi
cers of the Quarter Sessions Courts;
Snrolo officers for male convicts,
200, and parolo officers for female
convieiB, fivu; iuiui, hi, huuuiw
(c) Office rent and traveling and other
expenses Dl ihuihiuuii Ultll-uto ill".
Investigators, Juvenllo Division,
Municipal Court, sevon thousand
six hundred dollars 7,000
(f) Traveling nnd other expenses, offi
cers of Domestic Relations and
Criminal branches. Municipal Court,
three thousand flvo hundred dollars.
Irr enmrnitnlr-nttntl tiprvICG. MUntClDal
Court, three thousand flvo hundred
dollars vvv. : 8'B00
(h) Furniture and. furnishings and
equipment. Municipal Court, eight
thousand dollars .:: ",000
(I) Printing nnd stationery, municipal
Court, flvo thouKiind dollars...... ..
(J) Miscellaneous, Municipal Court, flvo
(k) Ijiw books, three thousand dollars
Total, forty-ono thousand four
Item 7. Supplies: ,. ,
(a) Supplies for Janitors, ono hundred
dollarB :; ;
(b) Uniform of officers nnd criers of
uourm ui ijuumsi MtB...-, mw ...
$10 each, and of tho Municipal
Court. 15 at $40 each: total, two
thousand ono hundred nnd sixty dol
Total, two thousand two hundred
and sixty dollars $2,200
HOUSE OF DETENTION.
Item 8. PorBonal services:
fn In plaa
Superintendent, two thousand dollars.
Asslstnnt uperlntondent, ,ono thou
sand two hundred'dollars.,..
rrirB , , Si'jvi oann. one thousand
two 'hundred dollars.. ...... . . . . . . . . . 1,200
Engineer, soven nunarea ana eiKiuy
dollars ;; ,',
Assistant engineer, elx hundred dol-
Doorkeeper," HVe" hundred nnd forty
Janitor, eeven hundred and twenty
Guards. 2' at '$720 each," 'one' thousand"
four hundred and forty dollars.....
r,..n.t K m, enno .nnh. tnrea 1thnu.
.and 'dollars ....................... 3,000
Housekeeper, four hundred and olghty
dollars ' 48u
Maid, four hundred and eighty dollars 480
Maids, 4 nt V00 each, ono thousand
six hundrej dollars . . . . . . . . . . 1.... 1.000
Cook, threo hundred and alxty dollars 300
Kitchen maid, two hundred and forty
Psychiatrist and director," s'li hundrod
Medical examiner for boys, ill hun-
drod dollars .......................
Medical examiner for girls, three hun.
drod dollars ...m,....
Mental examiner and child study ox.
pert, nina hundred and twenty dol.
Total, seventeen thousand and six- .,,,
ty dollars ....... v V W.OCO
Item 0. Services other than personal:
(a) Telephone, threa hundred dollars,. $300
(b) Furnishing light and heat, five hun-
dred dollars BOO
Total, eight hi
Tlnm in. SuDolles:
(a) umce supplies, iwu
N ntty uouars ......................
(b) Fuel, nine nunarea uoiwn.. .......
c) Cleaning and toilet supplies, laun
dry supplies, eoon and disinfectant,
flvo hundred dollar;
(d) Clothing, three hundred dollars..,.,
(e) Bread, butter and eggs, one thou.
Band and fifty dollars ,,..
(f) Milk, five hundred dollars..........
(g) Meat and tlsli, seven hundred dol
lars ,,.,...?. ... ...
(h) Vegetables and groceries, ona thou.
aand and fifty dollars ,...,,..
(1) Ice, two hundred dollars ,,,, ,
Total, five thousand four hundred
and fifty dollaro ................ $3,4B0
Provided, That the City Commlulonera be au
thorized to draw, and the City Controller to
countersign, warrants for the purchase of sup.
piles ana payment ot miscellaneous expenses
and of tho salaries and wages ot officer, and
servants employed by the Board of Managers
upon certificate of said Board as to their oor
ractaess, accompanied by itemltea bills ot
said supplies and expense.
Item 11. Personal services:
Board of Viewers. 8 at $5,000 each,
forty-rive thousand dollars $15,000
Chlat clerk, two thousand dollars.... 2.000
Assistant aierks, 2 at $1,200 each, two
thousand four hundrod dollars 3,400
Clerk and messengers, . at $1,000
eaeh. four thousand dollars 4,000
Stenographers, ona thousand five bun
dred dollars ....................... 1.500
Jantltor, savsn hundred audi twenty
dollars T77. 720
(b) Special fees, affidavits, stenographla
reports of hearings four thousand
tlva hundred dollars ...!T 4.B00
Total, sixty tnoussna ona nunarea . w j
and twenty dollars $60,120
(a) Coumualcatlori. aad wtaeellanoous
sarvlMs, four hundred and ninety
dollars , '. $190
(S) Printing' forts, notlees. leterbeads,
4vc(tllBg ana publication of no.
tlect. it hundred and fifty dollars. . tiSO
Tintal ana HintnawJ on hundred
and forty dollar $1,140
(a) Gina, drafting, tlsanlng and toilet
uy(U. nJ 1. elbt sxadrsd aa4
Ut- dolluni . . . . VT. M0
(b) Postage, ono hundred dollars 100
ToUt; nine hundred and alxly dot'
ASSESSMENT OF VOTE118.
Item 14. Personal services:
Assessors of Voters for September,
1,280 nt $11 each, fifty-ale thouand
and twenty dollars , $30,020
Assessors of voters for December,
1.2SU nt $38.60 each, forty-nlna
thousand flvo hundred and eighty
dollars ...,,.. 40,580
Total, ono hundred nnd flvo thou- ,
snnd.slx hundred dollars,. ...... ,,$10J,CO0
Hem 1.1. Services olher than personal:
Printing assessors' lists, ten thousand
dollars ,...,,,, $10,000
Provided. That 16(1 copies of tho September
assessment of each division shall be printed In
September: Provided further, That tho con
tractor be required lo do tho work In tha City
of Philadelphia! Provided ao, Contmcta ehall
bo awarded to contmctora who pay tho recog
nized rato of wages adopted by tho Typo
ItKCIISTllATION OF VOTERS.
Item 10. Personal services:
Registration commissioners, 4 nt
$3,000 each, twelvo thousand dollars $12,000
itecorucr, two tnousanci itvo nunurca
Stenographer and clerk, ono thousand
flvo hundred dollars
Clerk, ono thousand two hundred dol
lars Custodian of records, ono thousand
two hundred dollars
Messenger, eight hundred and forty
Attorney, ono thousand dollars
(b) Election division registrars, 4 at
$10 each per diem for 3 days In
1,280 divisions, one hundred and
ttfty-threo thousand six nunurca ao)
Total, ono hundred nnd soventy
threo thousand eight hundred
nnd forty dollars $173,810
Item 17. Services other than personal:
(a) Automobile hire, meals, postage, ad
vertising and miscellaneous, ono .
thousand dollars $1,000
(b) Prlntlng'strect lists, sixteen thou- .,
rand six hundred and forty dollars. 10,010
(c) General printing, two thousand dol-
Total, nlncteon thousand six hun
dred and forty dollars
Item 18. Supplies:
Stationery nnd Ice. ono hundred and
Fixed charges. , ,
Item 10. Rent of rooms In which reg
istrations nro held, 1.2S0 division
for 3 days, nt $5 rcr day. nlnotccn
thousand two hundred dollars
Item 20. Personal scrvlcos:
(n) Salaries: , .... .
Judges of election, 1.2S0.at $15 each,
nlnotccn thousand two hundred dol-
Inspoctora ' of ' 'election,' ' 2.600 nt $5
each, twelvo thousand eight hun
Clorks of election, 2,500 at $3 each,
twelvo thousand eight hundrod dol
Total, forty-four thousand eight
hundred dollars $44,800
(b) Extra help on account of extra
work required becnuso of nddltlonal
parties on ballot, two thousand dol- n
Total, forty-six thousand eight
hundred dollars ..... . . . . . ..... . JM".8"?.
Provided. That any extra help th.it may bo
employed for primary election work shall ho
paid out of tho primary election Rom. and tho
City Controller Is nuthorlzed to countersign
warrants bo drawn. .. it .
Item 21. Services other than personal:
(a) communication outvie. ....v ,...-
(b) fp?r?ntngao7'om 'ballots. ' inmpio
ft'KSbntsr 'eto, K? L2S0' divisions,'
fifty thousand dollars. ;, . i10'000
fe) Advertising primary elertlon In
(C) newspnperB. one thousand two hun-
(d) s'pCedclaland9mlsceil'nneous.' one 'thou
sand dollars '
Total, fifty-two thousand five hun
drcd dollars '
ItKi.jS..SppKri0t mnrkers, rubtor
Btamps, ink. etc., nine hundred dol
lars S'HSS of rooms in which Prl.
marv elections nro held. 1,280 nt $.5
per "division, thirty-two thousand dol
lars ... '.;4ot r-Lwr-rinv
Horn 24. Personat Bcrvlcca:
Tn.nnrlnn of C ectlon. 2,500. at. $5
eacn. twciv,, uhju...." v.. -
. . ... .l.A..unnH AlCTllt Tllimirell
hundred dollar ' ' 'IJL.'
Clerks of election, 2.500 nt $5 oach.
01.i.:i.. .,minnd clitht hundred dol-
Total, forty-four thousana ens.".
(b) ExtT cTerVused In computing and
1 'counting election returns, two thou
Pfi HDliiun i t-
sand five nunarea uoim.a
Total, forty-BCven thousand threo
hundred dollars ;; ",JUU
Item 2fi. Herviccs ouki ma.. i"-r-::T--
7ni Autofnobllo htro, changing election
(0)to?ths and delivering ballot-boxee,
meals Tfor police and men engaged In
storlne ballot-boxes, and postago,
flvo hundred dollars. ,';"
ih) Printing books anu owns, i,
th) election off iters, .sample tickets for
vfe thfeoV VUbino..ir5 34.000
Pro" d?d, That instead of advertising
tho City Commissioners may ask for
written proposals from not less than
thre" responsible parties for the print
log of election tickets and nil necessary
election papers: Provided further. That
work for printing shall bo done. In the
City of Philadelphia nnd awarded only
to contractors who pay tho "cognized
rato of wugea adopted by tho Typo
Total, thirty-four thousand five hun
dred dollars $.14,600
Item 20. Supplies: , ...
Stationery, ballot markers, pens, hold
ers, Ink, rubber bands, etc., nine
hundred dollars 000
Item 27. Rent of rooms for election,
1.280 at $23 per division, thirty-two
thousand dollars fJi.voa
Capital Outlay. . .
ltom 28. Equipment Purchasing new
election booths, one thousand four
hundred dollars .jli.J.'mSP
MAGISTRATES AND FINES FOR CRUELTY.
Item 20. Personal services:
(n) Salaries: , ,
Magistrates, 28 nt $3000 each, eighty
four thousand dollars S4,000
(b) To Pennsylvsnla Society for Proven
tlon of Cruelty to Animals and Wo
men's Society for Prevention of
Cruelty to Animals, two thousand
flvo hundred dollars 2,500
Total, eighty-six thousand flvo hun-
dred dollars $S,B0O
WEIOHTS AND MEASURES.
Item 30. Personal services:
Supervisor ot inspectors, two thousand
live hundred dollars $2,500
Chief clerk, ono thousand eight hun
dred dollars 1,800
6tenographor or clerk, ono thousand
two hundred dollars 1,200
Inspectors. 33 at $1,500 each, fifty.
two thousand flvo hundred dollars. B'.'.BOO
Chauffeur, ona thousand two hundred
Laborers. 2 at $000 each, one thou
sand eight hundred dollars ,, 1,800
Total, sixty-one thousand dollars. . $61,000
Item 31. Supplies:
Equipment, furnishings, transporta
tion, horses, wagons, automobiles,
repairs, keep and maintenance of
same, supplies, replacements, etc.,
flvo thousand dollars $, 000
CAltH DEFECTIVE, DEPENDENT AND DE
Item 33.Servlres other than personal)
(a) Cure ot hoys nnd girls committed
to (lien Mills Schools, forty thou
sand dollars 40,000
(b) Keep of nrl.oners of Philadelphia
County In tho Eastern Penitentiary,
twenty thousand dollars 20.00
(?) Pennsylvania Reformatory for boys
ot Huntingdon, twenty thousand
dollars , , '20,000
(d) Maintenance of at least 30 blind
men In Pennsvtvanla Working
Homo for Blind Men, Philadelphia,
flvo thousand dollars ,,,,,,.,, 0,000
Trtal, eUhtv-flva thousand dollars. 85.ono
CONTRIBUTIONS TO MIUTARY ORQANl.
Item 83. Support and maintenance ot
(a) First BrUa.de Headquarters, five
hundred dollars ...,..,,..
First Reairnent. Cos, A. B. O. D. H.
F. O. II, J, K, U M. and band. 1$
at $500 oach. six thousand five hun
Becond Regiment. Cos. A. B. O. D. B.
F. O. II. J, K. U M. and band. 1)1
at $500 each, six thousand five bun
dred dollars..... .......... j........
Third Regiment. Cos. A.XB. C, D. B.
F. O. II. J- K, L. M. and band. 13
at $500 each, six thousand flvo hun-
su'th1 vfiiSSSii: ' co.: a k-.'l; if..nd
tmna, o at , ,". i tuousaoa
Ave hundred dollars................ 2.B00
Naval forceVof Pennsylvahla. Cos. A
ana ti. at iw w,uu. v.,v nwmw,
SUteeric'lDlis.' 'Battalion tJos." ' if.
a, n. 1 at $500 eaoh. two thousand
dollars .... ....................
Engineer Battalion. Co. B. five hun
dred dollra-. ...
Treona A. Q. First City Troop. Sc-
iSac1tyjTTooD (Flrrt Souadron
cavalry) 4 at $500 each, two thou-
Bxpusas k the" VWtB.' ' c'ra'etic
war of tha Second City Troop.
nva awaorao a., -. .. . v
countarslgQ nu warrant, to this lisxa in favor
of the uunmandUiB ofllcar of any conieaoy un
less U ahall be certload to ts City Controller
by U Adlutatit Onwrd of the Stats lim,t the
said wiapany iuiUifctorlIy hsa pai th
anntutT testMutiuii pretdd ta Uw: FroviJed
hwav.r. That In Iho cae of the cuntbuate
of Iho Infantry Batlallon, state Fehclbles, the
City Controller Is authorlred to accept the cer
tificate of tho Director of the Department of
Publlo Safety, nnd also certified by the com
manding officer of each company, that the
money npprdprlated In said Rem for said comj
pany has, been used nnd expended solely nnd
exclusively for tho support nnd maintenance,
discipline, and training ot sold company,, for
which ha shall account, by proper vouchers
to the said City Controller: Provided also,
That no appropriation shall bo made for any
subsequent year until tho expenditures of the
previous venr havo been duly and satisfactorily
(b) Support nnd mnlntenanco of tha Old
Cluard of the Becond Regiment. In
fantry, N. (I, P., ot Philadelphia,
, nvo hundred dollars ....... ..I.... 500
(cs) Support nnd maintenance of tho
Veteran Ouarcl. Thlnl Regiment ln
fantry, .N. a. P., Phlladolphla, flvo .
,, hundrod dollars ..............?..... BOO
(d) Support nnd .maintenance, Incl.
dentals And other expenses ot tho
Old (luard, Inranlry Corps, N. O.
P., ono thousand flvo hundred dol . ..
(o) Support nnd maintenance Field
Hospital No. 2, N. O. P., flvo hun
dred dollars 500
(f) Burial ot Indigent eoldlers, sailors
nnd irarlnes nt $50 as maximum al
lowance, twelvo thousand flvo hun-
. dred dollars 12,500
Provided, That n rertincato from tho City
Commissioners, properly signed by the com
missioners appointed iy them, shall to suffl-.
dent evldenco ot tho payment of tho same.
(g) 'Philadelphia County Fair Assocln-
tlon, threo thourand dollars 3,000
Total, forty-soven thousand dollars. $47,000
rrovldod. Tltnt tho City Controller may
countersign wnrranls on Items 5 o and 5 d. 0 c,
2!) b, 32 a, b. c, d, 83 a and f, for bills of
11)14: Provldttl further. Tlint tho City Com
missioners shall draw no warrants for the pay
of assessors or election officers In any divisions
unless said assessors or election officers shall
Istvo roturncd the election laws and Blblos In
good order to the ofilcors of said Commission
ers, and tho City Controller shall countersign
no "warrants for rent of rooms until ho Is sntls
Hod that It Is for tha nctual occupant ot the
promise, at tno umo oi me election: l'roviacu
also, That tho sold Commissioners shall pre
pare, under tho supervision nf tho Committee
of Finance, sultnblo specifications tor nil eta-
tlUIICIJ, l"i'l, .lll.llIK l.ll.l UlllUllia, .Ml',, UU-
verttslnr supplies, work and materia) required,
nnd shall uilvertlso for same In accordanco
with oxlstlna- ordinances of Councils, excepting
ns hereinafter provided: Provided further.
That instead of advertising for printing and
binding election tickets nnd election blanks,
printing assessors' lists, nnd printing registrar'
Btreot lists, the said Commissioners may, from
time to time, ask for written proposals for such
work and materials from not less than threa
responsible parties doing business In Philadel
phia. Contracts shall bo nwardod to the low
est responsible bidder, but only to such con
tractor or contractors -who comply with tho or
dlnanco of Councils npproved December 10,
1001, providing for tho payment of the recog
nized rnto or wages, hours of labor, etc. : Pro
vided further. That all employes of this Depart
ment now or hereafter employed, shall bo citi
zens of the United States and bona fide re.l
donts of tho City ot Phlladolphla nt least ono
year prior to their employment, and shall re
main bona fldo residents during such employ
Provided. That whenever nonslblo contracts
for supplies or materials shall bo awarded only
to Philadelphia firms whose plants nre located
In tho City, nnd that a schedule of such awards,
certified by tho Committee on Finance, ahall
bo eent to tho City Controller before ho shall
sign any warrants for such materials or bup-
And the City Controller shall countersign no
warrants against any Item In this ordinance
unless nil conditions Imposed are compiled
Anil warrants shall bo drawn by the City
Commissioners In conformity with existing or
dinances. All ordinances or parts of ordinances Incon
Flstont herewith be, and tho aamo nre hereby
Approved tho twenty-ninth day of December,
A. . 1014. nUDOL(p,j nI.ANICBNDUnO,
No. 852. . Mayor of Philadelphia.
AN ORDINANCE TO MAKE AN AITilO
prlatlon to the Commissioners of Falrmount
Park, for tho year 1015.
Section 1 The Select nnd Common Councils
of tho City of Philadelphia do ordain, That tho
turn of six bundled nnd llfty thousand nlno
hundrod nnd thirty-nine (050.039) dollars bo,
nnd the samo Is hereby appropriated to tho
Commissioners of Falrmount Park for tho year
1015 as follows:
Item 1. Personal services:
Secretary, threo thousand dollars .... $3,000
Clerk, ono thousand four hundred dol- . ,
Park solicitor, ono thousand two hun-
dred dollars 1,200
Total, flvo thousnnd six hundred dol
Item 2. Services other than personal:
Care and cleaning, flvo hundred dol
Item :i. Supplies:
Stationery, printing, postage nnd mis
cellaneous, two thousand five hun
dred 'dollars $-500
Item Contributions! ,
(a) Maintenance and enro of the Zoolog-
teal Gardens, fifty thousand dollars. $5O,U0O
lb) Park guard pension fund, one thou
sand five hundred dollarB 1.500
Total, fifty-one thousand Ave hun-
drcd dollars $51, -00
CARE OF PARKS.
Item 5. Personal services:
Chief engineer, four thousand five
hundrod dollars $4,K)
Assistant engineer, ono thou.and bIx
hundred and fifty dollars 1.C50
lJtndapo gardener, two thousand
Chief cleric, ono tnousana tnreo Hun
dred nnd fifty dollars
Slessenger, nine hundred dollars
Superintendent of uquarlum, threo
thousand dollarB ..-,:
Stenographer, ono thousand dollars..
l'ark guard cuptain, two thousand one
1.!r nti-d-.l llotttetimit nnn thailaum!
eight hundred dollars 1,800
Sergeants, 8 at $1,400 per annum each,
eleven thousand two hundred dollars 11,200
Guards, 140 nt $3.00 per day, ono
hundred nnd flfty-threo thousand
threo hundred dollars :: 163,300
Ambulanco driver, $50 per month, six
hundred dollars vv 00
Attendants, 0 nt $30 per month for
12 months.. and 10 at $30 per month
for 0 months, threo thousand nlno
hundred nnd sixty dollars 3,000
Rangers, 12 at $2.75 ner day. thirteen
thousand three hundred and twenty
nlno dollars 18,329
(b) Labor, skilled and unskilled, two
hundred and twcnty-flvo thousand
dollars -, 223.000
(c) Music, concerts, afternoon nnd eve
nlngs, fifteen thousand dollars 15,000
Total, four hundred and forty
thousand Blx hundred and eighty
nine dollars ...$110,680
Item 0. Services other than personal:
(a) Carfare, care of automobile and
conimunieuuun bcivivu, v.i.cv Hun
(b) Hoot, light and power, titty thou
sand five hundred dollars
Total, fifty thousand eight hundred
Item 7. Supplies: , , ,,
(a) Stationery, postage and printing.
nn .tinttannii tlirfln hundred nnd
fifty, dollars ............ . .... . ....,. H.350
(b) Coal, seven thousand Ave hundred
(o) Uniforms, six thousand and eighty
(d) Forage for 'llv'o'sVoc'ki 'flvo thousand
(e) Oil and gasoline! Ave thousand dol
lars , .."i
(f) Miscellaneous, one hundred and sev
Total, twenty-five thousand ono
hundred dollars $25,100
Item h. Materials: '
(a) Extra general repairs, alterations
and renewals to buildings, purchase
of and repairs to sprinkling wagons,
settees and plcnto tables, twenty-one
thousand two hundred and fifty dol-
CM For various" 'maintenance work.
twenty-four thousand dollar 24,000
Total, forty-five thousand two .,.
hundred and fifty dollars $15,230
?' :. u.PP"i ......
iaj Materials uuu ""I't'".? " ,!'
bile, four hundred dollars
(b) Fertlllxers and manure, two thou
sand two hundred dollars.
(c) Fish transportation and supplies
for Aquarium, three thousand dol.
Total, five thousand sit hundred
Item 10. Equipment;
Purchase and repairs of vehicles,
boats and fire apparatus, four bun-
cTred dollars . $100
Capital Outlay: . ,
Item 11. Improvement of Cliveden ave.
nua entrance, three thousand dol-
lars , $3,000
Maintenance and operation.
Item 12. Trees on City streets:
For planting and care of trees tin elty
streets, twenty thousand dollars..., $20000
Provided, That before Item 4 (a) for Zoologi
cal Garden shall become available. Councils
shall be represented In the Board of Msatxtra
of said institution by. ona member from Select
Council and one member from Common Coun
cil, to be selected by each branch thereof.
ProvtJed, That all employee of this Depart
rnant. now or hereafter employed, shall b ottl
aeos of the United States and bona fide resi
dents ot the City of PholadalphU. at. least one
year prior to thtlr employment, and shall re
main bona fide residents during such employ.
""provided further. That before any warrants
for contract work are countersigned by the
City Controller, the contractor shall file an
affidavit with him that tho irovi.lon. of the
ANtinm. nt PauQolla untitled "An Ordinance
for the employment ot only Atnei
by contractors doing work for
Fbllaoalphla.'' approved December
for tha CItv of
December 16. 18D0. has
bean compiled with: And provided, That the
Csinnlslaars of Falrmount Park may maka
DUrCuasON ur uwinui. w mu humwu, .,w -T.
.j. A... L.....,.,l AaIIsh a. u.iu tl.n with.
ceedlsg five hundred dollars at any tltns. with
out advxrtUlng, and without filing of a bood.
and the City CentroUsj- U hereby authorised
u rflr... .! tn, xDuruV. virruiU th.reftr.
Pruvidi'tl. That whenever vusslble oosfrssts
for suppUs or materials shall ba awarded only
to Philadelphia firms whow i.Unt. ara located
in the '!' and thst a scbea'ule .( such awards.
certified by ths Cooimlttea uu Falrmouat Park.
B11 be sent to tha City Controller hater 1
ktuill sJ.o axy warrants (or such materia' or
And iha rilv rnntrflller ahnll countersltn no
warrshte against any Item In this ordlnanco un
less nil conditions Imposed arc complied with.
And warrants shall bo drawn, by the said
Commissioners in conformity with existing or
dinances, ... , ..
All ordinances or parts of ordinances Incon
sistent herewith bo, and the samo are hereby
Approved the Twcnty-nintn uay oi ukewuci,
Mayor of Philadelphia.
AN ORDINANCE TO MAKE AN APPROPRI
atlon to tho Department of City Treasurer
for tho year 1015. . .
Soctlon 1. Tho Select and Common Councils
of the City of Philadelphia do ordnln, That the
sum of nlno million forty-eight thousand six
hundred nnd eighteen (0,018,018) dollars and
four (4) cents bo nnd tho name Is hereby appro'
printed to tho Department ot City Treasurer,
for tho year 1015, as follows:
Itcnvl. Personal services:
City Treasurer, ten thousand dol
Assistant City Treasurer, Ave thou-
sand dollars ,, 5,000
Chief clork, two thousand Boven
hundred find fifty dollars 2,750
Exccutlvo cleric, two thousand four
hundred dollars 2,400
Receiving teller, two thousand flvo
hundred dollars 2,500
First assistant receiving teller, two
thousand dollars 2,000
Second assistant rocotvlng toller,
ono thousand six hundred dollars, 1.C00
Paying toller, two thousand two
hundred nnd fifty dollars 2,250
ritai oBsistnnt paying toner, one
tnouaand eight hundred dollars.
Second assistant paying teller, ono
thousand Ave hundred dollars....
Third assistant pnylnr teller, one
BookkeoDer. two thousand two hun
IHUUS.11IU two nunureu uonaxs.
dred and fifty dollar 2,250
First assistant bookkeeper, ouo
thousand Blx hundred dollars.... l.COO
Second ntslatant bookkeeper, ono
thousand two hundred dollars... 1,200
Warrant clerk, one .thousand seven
hundrod dollars 1,700
First assistant warrant clerk, ono
thousand two hundred doliora.... 1,200
Second assistant warrant clerk, ono
thousand two hundred dollars 1,200
State clerk, two thousand flvo hun
dred dollars 2,500
First assistant State clerk, two
thousand dollars 2,000
Second assistant Stato clerk, one
thoujund five hundrod dollars. . . . 1,500
Third assistant Stato clerk, ono
thousand flvo hundred dollars... 1,500
Fourth assistant state clerk, one
thousand flvo hundred dollars 1,500
Clerk, one thousand flvo hundrod
Mcesengers, two at $1,100 each,
two thousand two hundred dollars 2,200
Watchmen, four at $000 each,
three thousand six hundred dollars 3,000
Stenographer, nine hundred dollars 000
Telenhono attendant, nine hundred
Ornco messenger, nine hundred dol
Janitor, nine hundred dollars U00
(b) Salaries and wngea for extra
help, two thousand eight hundred
Total, Blxty-four thousand eight
hundred and fifty dollars $01,830
Item 2. Services other than personal:
(a) Transportation of persons, sov-
onty-flvo dollars $75
tb) Subsintenco ot persons, four
hundred and twenty-flvo dollars.. 425
(c) Communication sorvlco, six hun
dred dollars COO
(d) Printing, engraving and binding,
flvo hundred and fifty dollars 650.
(e) Advertising and publication of
notices, ninety dollars 00
(f) Special and miscellaneous serv
ices, ono hundred and llfty dollars 150
(g) Alterations and iittlng up rooms,
two thousand soven hundred dol
Total, four thousand flvo hun
dred and nlnoty dollars $1,500
Item 3, Supplies:
(n) Stationery, threo hundrod dollars $300
(b) Cleaning and toilet, llfty dollars. BO
(c) Special and miscellaneous, soven
hundred dollars 700
Total, ono thousand Afty dol
Item 4, Redemption of loans nnd In
(a) Redemption of loan (10th Series
P of $4,000 ,C00 I-onn authorized
April 1, 1800. duo November 1.
11115), two hundred and thirty
thousand dollars J. 230,000
Redemption of loan (14th Series N
of $1,000,000 Loan nuthorlzed
September 10, 1802, duo Decem
ber 31, 1015), Afty thousand dol
Redemption of loan (13tn Series M
of . $3,500,000 Loan authorlxed
February 0, 1803, due Docember
31, 1013), one hundred and seventy-five
thousand dollars 175,000
Redumption of loan (12th Series L
of $1,100,000 Loan authorized
April 3. 1804, duo December 31,
10151. Ilfty-Ilvo thousand dollars.. 65,000
Redemption of loan (12th Series L
of $3,000,000 Lban authorized
April 3. 1894, duo Dccomber 31,
11)15), one hundred and fifty thou
sand dollars 150,000
Redomptlon of loan (12th Series L
of $2,720,000 Refunding Loan nu
thorlzed November 8, 1804, duo
December 31, 11113), ono hundred
nnd thirty-six thousand dollars.. 130,000
Redemption of loan (11th Series K
of $1,200,000 Ian authorized
June 18, 1805, duo December 31,
1015), sixty thousand dollars.... 00,000
Redemption of loan (11th Series K
of $1.2iiO,O0O Refunding Loan of
September 10, 1893, duo Decem
ber 31, 1015), sixty thousand dol- i
Redemption of loan (Uth Series K
of $1,000,000 Refunding Loan of
December 10, 1803, duo December
31, 1MB), fifty thousand dollarB.. 60.000
Total, nlno hundred and elxty
slx thousnnd dollars $000,000
(b) Sinking Fund:
$0,000,000 Loan, two hundred nnd
seventy-seven thousand Ave hun
dred dollars .277,500
$2,000,000 Loan, ono hundred and
fifteen thousand dollars 115,00
$650,000 Ixian, thirty-seven thou
sand three hundred and seventy- .
Ave dollars 37,375
$l,KO0 00O Loan, sixty-eight thou
sand Avo hundred and slxty-flvo
$11,200,000 Loan, Boven hundred
nnd seven thousand dollars 707,000
$12,000,000 Loan, six hundred and
thirty-four thousand two hundred
nnd eighty dollars and sixty- ,..,
four cents 034,250.04
$5,000,000 Loan (1002), two hun
dred and seventy thousand Ave
hundrod and thirty-three dollars
and sixty cents 270,833.00
$111,000,000 Loan, eight hundred and
slxty-Avo thousend seven hundred
and seven dollars nnd Afty-two
$1,000,000 Loan, one hundred and
ninety-three thousand Ave hun
died and seventy-four dollars and
fifty-ono cents 103,571.81
$13,500,000 Loan, seven hundred
ond thirty-eight thousand two
hundred and nine dollars. ...., 788,200
$10,000,000 Loan, Ave hundred and
ninety-one thoueand and sixty,
seven dollars and twenty cents.. 501,067.20
$3,M0.000 Loan, two hundred nnd
six thousand eight hundred nnd
seventy-three dollars nnd fifty
two cents .200,873.52
$5,7.1D.7CO Loan, throo hundred and
thirty-nine thousand two hundred
nnd fifty-four dollars and eighty
four cents 33,.tn.ai
$5,000,000 Loan (lOtO), two hun
dred and ninety-fivo thousand
five hundred and thirty-threo
dollars snd sixty cents 205.533,60
12,300,000 .oan, one hundred and
thirty-five thousand nine hundrod
and forty-flve dollars and forty
six cents 1S5.045. 46
$9,7,"CaO0 Loan, five hundred and
seventy-six thousand two hundred
and ninety dollars and fifty-two
cents . 876,200.82
$1,225,000 Loan, two hundred and
forty-nine thousand seven hun.
dred and twenty-five dollars and
eighty-nine cents 249,723.80
$7,000 000 Loan, three hundred
and twenty-four thousand three
hundrod and forty-eight dollars
and thirteen cents .......... ..331.3)8.13
$2,200,000 Loan, ouo hundred and
thirty thousand and thirty-four
dollars and eeventy-elght centi.. 130,034,73
$3,160,000 Loan, eighty-eight thou.
'sand six hundred and sixty dot
lars and eight cents, 8,630,08
Total, six million eight hundred
and forty-flvo thousand four
hundred and seventy-nine dol.
lars and twenty-nine cents.. $6,845,470.20
Provided, Payments for Sinking Fund be
made quarterly In advance,
(c) Sinking Fund on new loans, three
hundred thousand dollars $300,000
DuTiuVlOlS seventeen thou-
sand two hundred and fifty dol- ,,-..
lars ., ........ li,jeu
Due July 1. 1015, cna hundred and
eleven thousand and seventy-four
dollars and thltty-elsht eenU. . . 111,074.35
Due November 1, WIS seventeen
thousand two hundred and fifty
dollars i-v 17.250
Due January 1. 10IO. of? hundred
and eleven thousand and seventy
four dollars and thlrty-eevea
Potal. two hundred and fifty-six
tbousacd six hundred and forty-eight
dollars and yenty
five cents fs58.6is.70
(a) Interest en new leans, two bun-
dred and fifty thousand dollars. . 20.000
(f) Ualoteeanoe .Indigent insane at
State laatttutloM. twenty thou-
sand deuars 20.000
(g) State tax en City loans. tnre.
hundred thousaad OaUars 500.000
Peashw ad ratlramagt fund.
(b) Firestun's Pension Fund, for so
muoh thereof a may. he receive
from the JsassMweiUh of Pen
sylvanla on accooal ot two ir
cent premium paid by foreign
Insurance companies, forty thou-
Total, eight tulUlM nine hun
4reJ and seventy ultrtit thou
and one hundred sad tweaty
elfbt dollars anl (-ur (4)
- . i ,ti
rents . ...,,, $8,9T..m04'
Provided, That nil employees of this Depart
ment, now or hereafter employed, Bhall he slt
eens of tho United States nnd bona fids resi
dents of tho City of Philadelphia nt least one
year prior to their employment, and shall re
main bona fids residents during; such employ
Provided. That whenever possible, contracts
for supplies or materials ehall ba awarded
only to Philadelphia firms, whoso sJauts are
located In .the City, and that a schedule of
such awards, certified by tho Committee .on
Finance, shall ha sent tn (he City Controller
before ho shall sign any warrants for sAieh
materials or supplies. . , I
And tho City Controller shall countersign no
warrants against any .Item In this Ordinance,
unless all conditions laid down are compiled
And warrnnls snail be drawn by ,lh City
Treasurer In conformity with existing! ordi
nances, . ,
All ordinances or parts of ordinances Incon
sistent herewith bo nnd the samo are hereby
Approved the twenty-ninth day of December,
a, u. nut.
Mayor of Philadelphia
AN OUDINANCE-TO MAKE AN APPRO
prlatlon to tho Department ot Mayor for the
Section 1. The Select nnd Common Councils
of tho aty of Philadelphia do ordain! That
tho sum of four hundred and fifty-seven thou
Band six hundred and twenty (457,620). dollars
be, and tho samo Is hereby appropriated to the
Department of Mayor for the year 1016, as fol
Item 1. Personal services:
(a) Salaries: . .. . .,
Mayor, twelvo thousand dollar...... $12,000
Secretary, Blx thousand dollars...... 6,000
Statistician, two thousand four hun-
dred dollars 2.400
Chief clerk, two thousands dollars. ... 2,000
Clerk, ore thousand Avo hundred dol
Confidential clerk nnd stenographer,
ono thousand two hundred dollars..
Clerk, one thousand two hundred del-
Stenographers'' 2 'At "f 1.000 each, two
thousand dollars .""
Messont.er, ono thousand two hundred
dollars i. .
Chauffeur, ono thousand two hundred
Messenger, eight hundred dollars.....
Cleaners, 2 at $.100 each, soven hundred
nnd twenty dollars ,......,.
(b) Salaries nnd wages for extra help,
one thousnnd dollnrs
. . ...... .. ., .hkmh An. .Ivntn.n
thousand dollars 1S.O0O
fd) lliward for tho detection of crime,
I upon the aoproval of the Presidents
or select nnj wommon uuhu,ib, m,
Total, flfly-ono thousand seven hun-
.ired and twenty dollars $3l,7xw
Item 2. Services other than personal:
(a) Conmunlcatlon servlco, hlro of ve
hicles, meals, hotel expenses, trans
portation, i repairs, and towel supply,
two thousand dollars ..',." e2-000
(b) Advertising ordinances, twenty thou-
sand dollars 20,000
Provided, That In ordinance nnd mis
cellaneous advertising the rnte for ad
vcrtlslng ordinances shall not oxcoed ten
(10) cents per line for papers that havo
a bona fldc circulation up to and Includ
ing 60,000; fifteen (15) cents .per line for
papers thnt havo a circulation between
60,000 nnd 123,000; nnd twenty (20)
cents per lino for papers that nave a
circulation ot over 125,000: . Provided
further, That all ordinances bo printed
tn all tho editions of the newspapers ac
cepting such advertisement, in agate
(C) Aaveriisinjr, niisccnunwuuo, mio
thoueand dollars .....
(d) Storngc. caro and repair of auto
mobile, ono thousand dollars
Total, twenty-six thousand dollars.. $20,000
Item 3. Special nnd miscellaneous ex-
penscs, ono thousand dollars $i,ooa
Item 4. Official entertaining, ono thou-
Band dollars , 1,000
FREE LIBRARY OF PHILADELPHIA
(a) Salaries, one hundred thousand dol
lars ...... .$100,tXHJ
(b) Rent, fifteen thousand dollars JS.JpO
(c) Bindery, ten tlousand dollars...... 10,000
(d) Electricity, threo thousana nvo nun
drcd dollars ..'.:
fe lnnuratiRA two thousand dollars...
(f) General expense, four thousand five
(g) Alterations and repairs, four thou-
(h) Books, twenty-flvo thousand dollars. 25,000
(1) juaiuienanco ot ciKiiivcit tww,wn;i
Carneglo branches, ono hundred and
two thousand four hundred dollars.. 102.400
Total, two hundred nnd Blxty-slr
thousand four hundred dollars.... $268,400
Provided, Payments bo made In quarterlytn
Btallmcnta in adavnee: Provided further. That
the minimum salary paid to library assistants
Bhall bo forty (40) dollars per month each, and
to librarians in charge of branches, nine hun
dred (000) dollars each per annum! Provided
also, That monoy appropriated shall he used
for maintenance, as follows: Main library and
tranches: Frco Library: Children's Department.
Department of tho Blind, Department of Publlo
Documents (In Spring Garden Branch), Wagnnr
Institute Branch, Broad and Federal Brancn,
Kensington Branch, McPherson Parle .Branch,
Nicotown Branch. Paschalvllle Branch. H.Jo
sephlno Wldcner Branch, John Wanamaker
Branch, Carneglo Branchos: West PMIadalEhla
Branch. Lohlgh Avenue Branch. Jrenkford
Branch Tncony Branch, Germantown Branch.
Thomas Holme Branch, Spring Garden .Branch.
Wlesnhlckon Branch, Mannyunk lranch;.Che.t
nut Hill Branch, Richmond Branch. K !"?
Branch, Southwirk Branch, Falls of Schuylkill
Branch Pnssyunk Branch, South Philadelphia
.Branch Deposit Stations: Bustleton Traveling
Library. Forty-ninth Street Travel In g ybrary.
St. Martha's Hou.e Depo.lt Starton. Robert W
Ryerss Library and Museum. James W. Queen
Memorial. Provided further, That no net
branches or stations shall be opened or main
talncd without the approval of Councils.
(a) Maintenance and repairs of mu
seums, forty-two thousand dollars.. ?i-,00o
(b) Cure and improvement u, .iu-m ,
(c) Allowance for extra labor, ate. In
power house, required to furnish
steam to Almshouse, as Per request
of Councils, tnreo inou.mui ...-
Total, forty-slx thousand dollars.... $, 000
Provided, Payments be made In quarterly in
stallments In advance for maintenance and for
balanco ns bills are presented.
the use ot cntiuro "., ----,. nhnnf
rmvlded. 'Payments be made In quar
tern" OTehSrJ Annuity yl : AU As
sociation, ten thousand dollars...... $lo,uw
Item 10. Free scholarships. University
of Ponnsylvan a (cost of matricula
tion examination), five hundrej dol- JJW
ltem"li. "B' nK.KfK'i''iH1!r: $3,000
nv thousand dollars. .f.i'ISS..
vJfMiaaS? a"ll employee, of this. Depart.
five .'thousand dollars.
.t. now or hereafter employed, snail oe c,-
nt. now i
eUnlted States and bona" fid. real-I?-
Hit:1.. iThiud.lohla at least ona
- ;-- . itii.j m
? KttuuVrnV .M.;?:
awards, certified by the,BP'V City Controller
"Approved the Twenty-nlnth day ot December.
th5 y. V'srhe Select and Common Councils
' &C.rghr ss&as
a J uutmilnn.
ften 1 Personal services:
Director, ten thousand dollars-. . .
AKstant dlreitor. four- thouwnd dol-
Swre'tafy; 'two' VhouBandflvo'iwsired
CUr ana" o'ecounlan't; ' 'ona 'thousand
four hundred dollars , , ,.'
Filing clerk and librarian, one thou
and tw" hundred and fifty dollars..
Stenographer, one thousand two hun
dred dollars ... . . . . :
Chauffeur, one thousand dollars
Mliengers. 2 at $800 each on, thoa
aand eight hundred dollars-. . ,,
Office boy. four hundred, and l.oty
Chief engineer, six thousand doUar
Asiletanf engineer on dMlgps. tprt
thAusand six hundred doUars .......
Aiiw"t engineer in field, three hoU'
Auletant enneer' on' rnKlflcatUmt.
i thwisaad eight hundred .dollar
AMrtitant MtUiaar en .PWl"2M
one thousand five hundred dollars..
Head draughUman. two thousand
aeven hundred dollars . . .-.
Inspector on dealins, two thousand
Ateiew quad bosses).
tkouaasd eight hundred dellaM. - - $!&
emciBsers tMi ww--.
,669 aaeb per aamus. tnjui
rtUUman uni m
oi-r' ' ' kie ' 'thoii'iaed
eight hundred drflars .;
AssTstast eaalKtwrs (traositowti), & at
$1 WO each seven thousand pvs.
Ohit-Sur two thousand four hauareo
Chwrfcers. i l t WO . vu -
three taouaaad six t.iwijr4 (hi !ts