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and Sturgeon Bay, and Sturgeon Bay and Ephraim mail routes, in said county of Door.”

SECTION 2. Chapter 425 of the private and local Amended laws of 1867, entitled "an act to provide for laying out a state road in the county of Door," is hereby amended by striking out section three (3) of said act, and inserting in lieu thereof a new section to stand as section three (3), which shall read as follows: “Section 3. The To levy annual county board of supervisors of said county of Door are road taz. bereby required to levy a tax annually on the taxable property of said county, not exceeding five mills on the dollar and not less than one, for the purpose of opening and keeping in repair said road, under the supervision of said commissioners, the accounts for labor performed to be audited and allowed by the county board, and paid for out of the county treasury. SECTION 3.

This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its passage.

Approved February 29, 1868.

CHAPTER 167.

[Published March 2, 1868.]

AN ACT to amend section two of chapter three of chapter 134 of

private and local laws of 1856, entitled “an act to incorporate the city of La Crosse.”

The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in sen

ate and assembly, do enaci as follows: Section 1. Section two of chapter three of chapter Amended. 134 of private and local laws of 1856, entitled " an act to incorporate the city of La Crosse,” is hereby amended by adding the following words at the end of said section two, to-wit: "He, the mayor, shall have power to veto any ordinance or resolution, passed by the common council at any megting of the same, and in case, he should so veto any ordinance or resolution, it shall be his duty to make known his reasons for so doing in writing to the common council at their next regular meeting, when, if three-fourths of all the alder

men elected shall still be in favor of the passage of such ordinance or resolution, the same shall then be declared to be and have the force of law.

SECTION 2. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its passage.

Approved February 29, 1868.

CHAPTER 168.

[Published April 3, 1868.]

AN ACT to amend chapter 606, private and local laws of 1867,

entitled "an act to divide the town of Armenia, in the county of Juneau."

The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate

and assembly, do enact as follows:

Amended.

SECTION 1. Chapter 606, private and local laws of 1867, entitled "an act to divide the town of Armenia, in the county of Juneau, is hereby amended by strik ing out the first section of said act, and inserting in lieu thereof the following: “That all of townships nineteen (19) and twenty (20) north, of range two (2) east of the fourth principal meridian, and the west half of townships (nineteen] (19) and twenty, (20) north, of range three, (3) east, also, the west half of sections three, (3) ten, (10) twenty two, (22) and all of sections (twenty-seven (27) and thirty-four, (34) and the west half of section thirty-five (35) in the said township nineteen north, of range three, (3) east, in the town of Armenia, Juneau county, are hereby detached from the said town of Armenia, and are attached to and shall become a part of the town of Necedah, in said county

SECTION 2. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its passage.

Approved February 29, 1868.

CHAPTER 169.

[Published April 8, 1868.]

AN ACT to authorize the several towns in the county of Dane to retaiu a portion of the moneys paid for license for the sale of intoxicating liquors. The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate and assembly, do enact as follows :

Section 1. The amount of money paid to the town License moneys treasurer of each town in Dane county for license to be retained for the sale of spirituous, ardent or intoxicating sary. liquors

, shall be retained in the town treasury subject to the direction and control of the annual town meeting of each respective town, as hereinafter provided, except the minimum amount paid for each license, towit: twenty dollars for each retail and ten dollars for each wholesale license, which shall be paid into the county treasury as now required by law. SECTION 2.' The license money remaining in the How may be

expended, town treasury, under the provisions of section one of this act, may by a vote of the annual town meeting, be expended for the relief and support of the poor of soch town, or may be transferred to the general fund of the town and be applied to the payment of ordinary town expenses; or, if no vote be taken, it shall be transferred to the town school fund, and be by the proper officer apportioned to the several school districts in like manner as other moneys for the support of schools are apportioned.

SECTION 3. It shall be the duty of the several town Drenthoof town clerks in the county of Dane to furnish to the county board of supervisors on the first day of April, 1869, and annually on the first day of April thereafter, a statement showing the number of licenses granted in their respective towns during the year next preceding to persons to sell spirituous, ardent or intoxicating liquors, and the name or names of the person or persons so licensed and the amount paid into the town treas: uryfor each license; also the names and number of persons selling liquors without license from the town board of supervisors during the year next preceding the

first day of April.

Duty of county SECTION 4. It shall be the duty of the county board board.

of supervisors of Dane county, at their annual meeting in November of each year, to compare the statements furnished them in accordance with section three of this act, with the amounts paid by the several town treasurers, into the county treasury for licenses, and if it shall appear that the moneys required by law to be paid in. to the county treasury have not been so paid, or that any persons have sold intoxicating liquors without li. cense in any town, the county board of supervisors shall charge such town thus in default, or permitting such sale without license, an amount equal to the minimum now required by law for such license, for each license so granted and each person selling intoxicating liquors

without license. Amount charge SECTION 5. The amount so charged to each town be added to tax shall be annually added to the county tax levied upon

such town, and be paid over to and applied by the county treasurer in the same manner and for the same purposes which by law moneys now collected for licenses for the sale of intoxicating liquors are directed to be appropriated.

SECTION 6. *This act shall in no way change or affect the law as it now exists in relation to licenses in the city of Madison.

SECTION 7. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its passage and publication.

Approved February 29, 1868.

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CHAPTER 170.

AN ACT to revive and continue in force the charter of the Ripon

and Wolf river railroad company.

Revived.

The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate

and assembly, do enact as follows:

SECTION 1. Chapter 409 of the private and local laws of 1856, entitled an act to incorporate the Ripon and Wolf river railroad company is hereby revived, and shall remain and continue in force for and during the term of twenty years from and after the 31st day of March,

1856, and the right, franchises, privileges and immunities granted to said railroad company are hereby confirmed and the Milwaukee and St. Paul railway company, the successor of the said Ripon and Wolf river railroad company, and the owner of its rights, fran. chises and privileges, is hereby authorized to survey locate and extend the line of said road from Omro, its present terminus, as provided in the act bereby revived, and for so doing may have and exercise all the rights , powers and privileges therein

granted. SECTION 2. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its passage.

Approved February 29, 1868.

CHAPTER 171.

[Published April 3, 1868.]

AN ACT to authorize the town of Springfield, Dane county, Wiscon

sin to establish and maintain a high school therein.

The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate

and assembly, do enact as follows:

SECTION 1. The supervisors of the town of Spring May establish field, Dane county, Wisconsin, together with the town high school clerk and town treasurer of said town are hereby authorized, and it shall be their duty to establish and maintaip a bigh school for said town: provided, that the citizens of the said town of Springfield shall, at the regular town meeting on the first Tuesday in April, 1868, by vote, direct the establishment of such high school, at which time the question shall be submitted to them.

SECTION 2. In case the said town of Springfield May levy tax. shall, at its annual town meeting in 1868, direct the establishment of said high school, the said town shall by vote levy a tax for the erection of a suitable building, not exceeding four thousand dollars, and annually thereafter a sum not exceeding fifteen hundred dollars for the support of said high school. SECTION 3.

The town board of supervisors, together Board of trus

tees.

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