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Town Ordinace No. 58. Providing for revenue and the collection thereof. The Mayor and Common Coun cil of the town of Winslow, do ordain as follows: Sec. 1. It shall be unlawful for any person or persons, or body corporate, to engage in or carry on, within the corporate limits of the town of Winslow, any busi ness, profession or occupation for the transaction or carrying on of which a license is required, with out first taking out or procuring the license required for such business, profession or occupa tion. Sec. 2, Any person who shall violate any of the provisions of this ordinance shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor and up on conviction thereof shall be punished by a fine of not more than one hundered fifty dollars, or by imprisonment in the town or county jail for a period of not more than three months, or both. A civil action may also be brought in any court of competent juris diction for the recovery of the license taxes therein provided for Sec. 3. No license granted or issued under any of the provisions of this ordinance, shall be in any manner assignable or transfer able, or authorize any person, other than therein mentioned or named, to do business, or author ize any other business than there in mentioned or named, to be done or transacted at any other than is therein mentioned or named, without the permission of the Common Council endorsed thereon. When the Common Coun cil shall grant such privilege the Town Clerk shall immediately re port the same to the Collector of License. Every such license shall specify by name the person, firm or corporation to whom, or to which it is issued, and shall des ignate the particular place at which the bi s’ness shall be car ried on. Sec. 4. Upon the trial of any criminal action brought under, or arising from any provision or provisions of this ordinance, the defendent shall be deemed not to have procured the municipal lic ense for the current time, unless le or she shall produce the same. Sec. 5. Any action brought un ir or arising out of any provi m of this ordinance, the fact 1 it the party therein represent e himself engaged in any busi n sor calling, for the transac ti of which a license is by this or nance required, or that such pa y exhibited a sign indicating sui business or calling, for the tra laction of which a license is by ris ordinance required, shall be ima facia evidence of the liabi ty of (he party to pay for a licen ;. Sec 6. AJI license, except as hereii provided, shall date from the fii t day of January, April, July i id October of each year, and s all be issued for three months from either of the afore said dal is. Licen es on dogs shall expire on the £ )th day of April of each year, an i shall be issued for one year fror i the aforesaid date. An application being made for a license, for the first time, after the first day of the first month of any quarter, the Collector of License shall issue a license for the quarter. Sec. 7. All license shall be paid for in advance in lawful money of the United States. No receipt for license shall be issued by the Collector of Licenses on any other blanks than those received from the Town Clerk. No greater or less amount of money shall be charged or received, for license so issued, than is charged to said License Collector by the Town Clerk, and printed on said license receipt. No license receipt shall be sold or issued by the License Collector for a period of time ex lieeding the time printed on the ccense receipt, and for which time the same was issued and charged to the license collector. No person, required to pay a license, shall receive from the License Collector any license re ceipt for a longer time than the time printed on the license blanks, or pay for any license receipt for any greater or less amount of money than the amount printed ! on said receipt. Sec. 8. Every person having a license under the provisions of this ordinance shall produce the same when applying for a renew al, or when requested to do so by any councilman or any officer of the license or police department. Every Peddler while engaged in peddling shall carry his or her license and exhibit the same if required to do so by any munici pal officei*. Sec. 9. The rates of license shall be according to the follow ing schedule: Article 1. Every keeper of a hotel or restaurant, $6.00 dollars per quarter; every lodging house, either furnishing board or lodg ing to Bor more persons, shall pay a license of $3.00 dollars per quarter. The license issued to keepers of hotels, restaurants, lodging houses and other places of entertainment or refreshment, does not iuclude the right to sell liquors of any kind, but to outhor ize such sale, they shall take out a license for the sale of liquors as hereinafter provided. Article 2. For keepers of pub lic dance houses and common ball rooms, whether entrance fees are charged or not, $3.00 dollars per night in addition to the liquor license required by law to be paid. Article 3. For Pebdlers of mer chandise from vehicles propelled by power, $15.00 dollars per quarter. The term “Peddler” shall include all persons who shall carry from place to place and sell or offer to sell any goods or wares, except newspapers, periodicals, water, flowers, confectionery, nuts and matches, provided that persons to licensed retail dealers articles manufactured in the town or country, or persons sell ing farm produce, shall not be deemed Peddlers within themean i.ng of this section. Article 4. For all owners or keepers of livery stable, hackney, carriages, coaches, drays, stage coaches or express wagons, $5.00 dollars per quarter, All vehicles used for private purposes only are exempt. Article 5. All keepers or own ers of laundries shall pay a license tax of $5.00 dollars per quarter. Article 6. For street musicians, for each person, SIO.OO dollars per quarter. Article 7. For Fortune tellers or palmists, $50.00 dollars per quar ter. Article 8. For firms or corpor ations engaged in the Insurance or Real Estate business, $6.00 dollars per quarter. Article 9, Every person, firm or corporation who sells spiritu ous or malt, or fermented liquors, or wines in less quantities than five gallons shall be deemed aud designated as a retail dealer and shall pay a license of $200.00 dol lars per quarter in addition to such other license as is required by law. Article 10. Every person, firm or corporation who sells spiritu ous or malt, or fermented liquors, or wines in greater quantities than five gallons shall be deemed and designated as a wholesale dealer, and shall nay a license of $60.00 dollars per quarter in ad dition to such other license as is required by law. Article 11. No license shall be required of physicians, surgeons or apothecaries or chemists, upon any wines or spirituous liquors they may use in the preparation 'of medicines. Article 12. Every bowling al | ley, or Pool or Billiard Hall shall pay $6.00 dollars per quarter. Article 13. The license tax on every male dog shall be three dol lars per year, and on every female dog five dollars per year. Article 14. Every person, firm or corporation engaged in the business of retailing cigars or tobacco, shall pay a license tax of $2.50 dollars per quarter, ex-j cept they have a general mer chandise or liquor license. Article 15. Every menagerie, circus or show for each day’s entertainment, $50.00 dollars. Article 16. For every theatre, $15.00 dollars per quarter. Article 17. Every drug store shall pay a quarterly license tax of SIO,OO dollars. Article 18. Every jeweler shall pay a quarterly license of $2.50 dollars. Article 19. Every butcher shop shall pay a quarterly license tax of $5.00 dollars. Article 20. Every undertaker shall pay a quarterly license tax of SIO.OO dollars. Article 21. Every shooting gal lery shall pay a quarterly tax of $15.00 dollars. Article 22. Every photograph gallery shall pay a quarterly tax of $5.00 dollars. Article 23. Every dry goods or grocery merchant, or millinery establishment shall pay a quar terly license tax of $6.00 dollars. Every person, firm or corpora' tion doing a general merchandise business shall pay a quarterly license tax of $15.00 dollars. Article 24. Every hardware merchant shall pay a quarterly license tax of $6.00 dollars. Article 25. Every dealer in lumber, or coal or wood, shall pay a quarterly license tax of $5.00 dollars. Article 26. Every dealer en gaged in bottling liquids shall pay a quarterly license tax of SIO.OO dollars. Article 27. Every telephone or telegragh company shall pay a quarterly license tax of $15.00 dollars. Article 28. Every keeper of a barber shop or bath house shall pay a quarterly license tax of $2.50 dollars. Article 29. Every dealer in second-hand goods shall pay a quarterly license tax of $15.00 dollars. Article 30. Every bakery shall pay a quarterly license tax of $5.00 dollars. Article 31. Every tailoring es tablishment shall pay a quarterly license of $2.50 dollars. Article 32. Every person, firm or corporation engaged in any business not herein mentioned subject to a license tax, shall pay a quarterly license of SIO.OO dol lars. GENERAL REVENUE. Sec. 9. For the purpose of as sessing, levying and collecting taxes for all general municipal purposes each year upon all pro perty, bothreal and personal, in the town of Winslow, and taxable under the laws of the State, the town assessor of the town of Winslow is hereby authorized and required between the 15th day of June and the 31st day of July of each year to make out a full, true and correct list of property both real and personal, within the said town of Winslow and shall fix the value thereof. Sec. 10. For the purpose of mak ing such assessment list, the town assessor between the days speci fied, shall ascertain by diligent inquiry and examination of all property in the town of Winslow both real and personal subject to taxation, and shall also ascertain the names of all persons, firms, corporations, associations and companies owing or claiming such property in the same manner and with the same power and author ity as is now vested by the laws of the State of Arizona, in the assessor of the counties of the THE WINSLOW MAIL State. All provisions of the laws of the State of Arizona, wherein the same are not modified by this ordinance, shall apply to the of ficers and their deputies of the town of Winslow, in relation to the assessment and collection of taxes, and the sale and the dis tress of property for the non payment of taxes. Sec. 11. The assessment list herein provided for shall be pre prared in a book or books to*be furniseed to the assessor by the Common Council of the town of Winslow, and shall contain col umns for such assessment as fol lows: For the name of the own er: all real estate to be described by metes and bounds, or lots and blocks, description of personal property; the cash value of the real estate; the cash value of per sonal property; the aggregate value of all propertp taxable to such owner; the columns for the purpose of showing any increase or decrease of property by the board of equalization; another for the rate of taxation on each one hundred dollars worth of proper ty; another for the total taxes; another for the purpose of enter ing the time of such payment of taxes and other necessary entries. Sec. 12. The term real estate, whenever used in this ordinace shall be deemed and taken to in clude any and every interest in and to land or the possession thereof, or the right of possession thereof, and every interest in land whether the same be in fee simple or a lesser estate of interest therein shall be assessed to the person, firm or corporation, asso ciation or company owing the same. Sec. 13. Upon the completion of said assessment list as herein provided, and within two days after the same shall be complet ed in each year, the town asses sor shall attach thereto his certi ficate, that the same contains a full, true and correct list of all property within the limits of the town of Winslow, taxable by law, together with the valuation there of and shall return the same to the Common Council of said town, and the Town Clerk of said Council shall indorse the time the same was received and sign the same. Sec. 14. Upon the return to the Common Council of said as sessment list, the Mayor and Common Council of said town, within ten days thereafter and during such time as they deem proper, not less than three nor more than ten days and during such hours as they designate, shall meet, sit and act as a Board of Equalization. Notices of such meeting shall be given by post ing notices in not less than three public places in said town of Winslow, and which-notice shall be in the following form: Notice of the meeting of the Board of Equalization of the Town of Winslow. Notice is hereby given that the assessment list for municipal tax es for the year has been duly returned to the Common Council of the town of Winslow by the Town Assessor and notice is also given that the Mayor and Common Council of the town of Winslow will meet, sit and act as a Board of Equalization on the day of of at the hour ot ,and that they will be in session each day at said hour for days for the purpose of equalizing the value of property as set down in said assessment list. All persons, firms, corporations, associations and companies desiring to make complaint in regard to the assess ed value of any property appear ing on said assessment list may present to the Clerk of the Com mon Council their complaint in writing on or before the day of 191. and any com plaint not so presented will not be considered by said Board. Town Clerk. Winslow, Ariz., 191 Sec. 15. Should the Board find it necessary to add or decrease the assessed valuation of any property on the Assessor’s list, they shall direct the clerk to give notice to the person, firm, cor poration, association or company by letter or circular deposited in the Post Office of said town; or in case of unknown owners, by posting said notice in at least three public places in the said town of Winslow, naming the time when they will act in the case and allowing not lsss than three days for parties so notified to be heard by said Board, Sec. 16. After the Commor Council shall have levied the rate per cent., on each one hundrec dollars, they shall cause the same to be entered by their clerk on the proper column of said assess ment book, and to be carried out the amount of taxes chargeable to all property and the said as sessment book shall be certified by the clerk to the tax collectoi for the purpose of collection. Sec. 17. Town tax collector shall proceed to collect said taxes as provided by law. Notice of the time and place where the tax cs can be paid shall be posted ii three public places, in the towi of Winslow, at least five days prior to the commencement of collection; and said notice shal' also specify when said taxes shal become delinquent, which shal not be less than thirty days fron the first day when said taxes shall be due. All taxes levied b} the town of Winslow shall be come delinquent on the first day of October of each year, and the same costs, percentages and pen alties shall be added to such de linquent property as is now or hereafter may be fixed by law for delinquent County or State taxes; the same penalty added to property sold and the mannei of redemption shall also apply. Sec. 18. Within ten days after property shall become delinquent by this ordinance the town as sesssor shall prepare a delinquent list or roll, which shall, as ma> be necessary, contain the require ments of the assessment roll, which belinquent roll shall be prepared within ten days from and after such date the said tax es may become delinquent. The town assessor shall post three notices in three public places h said town, which notices shah contain the names of the owners of delinquent property, the valu ation thereof, taxes due thereon, interests, costs and percentage, the time and place where the same shall be sold. All penalties, costs and percentages shall be paid by the tax collector to the town treasurer when sufficient property shall be sold which will satisfy the taxes due, costs, per centage and penalty, then the sale of such property shall cease. The tax collector shall issue a certificate of sale which shall conform as nearly as practicable to the certificate now issued by the county tax collector upon the date of the sale of delinquent property. Sec. 19. The town assessor or collector is hereby authorized and impowered to seize and sell pro perty in the same manner as county assessor. Sec. 20. All ordirances or parts of ordinances in conflict with the provisions of this ordinance are hereby repealed. Sec. 21. This ordinance shall be in force from and after the date of its passage. Passed by the Mayor and Com msn Council of the town of Wins low, this sth day of August, nineteen hundred and thirteen. Presented to the Mayor for his signature and approval, and by him this sth day of August, 1913, duly signed and approved. (Attest:) F. T. LaPrade, Mayor. Wm. J. Crozer, Clerk. Approved as to form, C. H. Rutherford, City Attorney. Ordinance No. 59. An ordinance repealing in full, the following ordinances hereto fore passed by the Common Council of the town of Winslow, Arizona. The Mayor and Common Coun cil of the town of Winslow do ordain as follows; Section 1. That the following ordinances heretofore passed by the Common Council of the town )f Winslow and respectively numbered, 2,7, 14. 16. 21, 22. *3, 26. 27, 28, 29, 33, 34, 35, 16, 37, 39, 40, 43, 44, 45, 49, 50, 52, and 54 be, ami the same ire hereby repealed. Section 2. This ordinance shall )e in force and effect from and After its passage and publication as provided by law. Passed by the Mayor and Com al of the town of Winslow, this sth day of August, 1913. Presented to the Mayor for his •ignature and approval and by urn duly approved, this sth day >f August, 1913. F. T. LaPrade, Mayor. (Attest:) Wm. J. Crozer, Clerk. Approved as to form, C, H, Rutherford, City Attorney. VILI FACILITATE HOMESTEAD ENTRIES For the past year or more pub ic lands in the Western States tave been designated by the Sec retary of the Interior as subject o entry under the so-called et - irged-homestead act, or the 32C icre homestead act, only on peti ion of those who desire to avail hemselves of the provisions of his law. This procedure was an utgrowth of the desire of the )epartment to designate no lands vhich were not actually enterable inderthe law in question, in oi ler to accomplish this the status >f each tract had to be investig: - ed to determine whether it wis dready entered, was a school sec ion, was involved in a State s< - ection, or for any other reason nad been taken out of the clai s )t* “unappropriated” public lam s vhich alone are enterable und. r his act. This search meant th; t vith the meager force available to the Department only slow pro gress could be made in the desig nation of lands for entry under his law. Soon after the passage of the ict lands had been designated for entry under it in a body with out regard to their status, the only questions determined by the Department prior to designation being that the lands were sur veyed, unreserved and nonirriga ble. Under this mode of proce dure designations can be made with comparative rapidity, the availability of the lands for en try being determined by the ap plicant when he visits the local land office to file upon his claim. After the abandonment of this early procedure the law was ex tended to apply to North Dakota. The rule designation by petition has been followed in that State, and the resulting delays have proved embarrassing both to the Department and to the citizens of North Dakota, as well as to those of other Western States. At the suggestion of Senator Gronna Secretary Lane has re cently decided to revert to the earlier practice and designate the lands in large bodies after it is determined that they are non irrigible, as required by the law. He has accordingly issued appro priate instructions to the Geolo gical Survey, which is charged under the Department with the preparation of the lists of lands enterable under this law. This change will have the effect of greatly expediting the designa tion of lands under this law. Page 5 Mayor.