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oth article of bedding: If all the material used in the manufacture i such article of bedding shall not have been previously used, the on's "Manufactured of New Material” shall appear upon said label of lag, together with the name and address of the maker, or vendor, to successive vendors thereof. If any of the material used in the making or remaking of such risk of belling shall have been previously used, the words “Manulitured of Used Material” or “Re-made of Used Material” as the * may be, shall appear upon said tag or label, together with the

old also the material used as the filling of such article of bedding. The words “Manufactured of New Material or “Manufactured "sel Material” or “Re-made of Used Material” together with the option of the material used as the filling of articles of bedding ole of letters not less than one-eighth (1/s) of an inch in height. If such article of bedding be enclosed in a bale, box or crate, the *Flagle shall bear a tag stating that the contents of the package sold or tagged as required by this Act. In the description of material used upon said label or tag it *l or unlawful to use in the description of such material, used as the filling of any article of bedding, any term or designation likely to mislead. § 3. Any person who shall remove, deface, alter or shall cause "" removed, defaced or altered any label or tag upon any article of *ling so labelled or tagged under the provisions of this Act shall **ilty of a violation thereof. ". . The unit for a separate and distinct offense in violation of * \t shall be each and every article of bedding made, re-made, sold, o "r sale, delivered, consigned or possessed with intent to sell, * or consign, contrary to the provisions hereof. ... . . It shall be the duty of the Chief Factory Inspector of the *" Illinois, when he has reason to believe that any of the pro" " this Act are being or have been violated, to make an immed" *igation and if he finds the facts warrant, he shall present "Some to the State's attorney for the county in which the supposed * has occurred and it shali thereupon be the duty of the State's "Try to cause appropriate proceedings to be begun and prosecuted o or court for the enforcement of the penalties herein pro\, ** Any person violating the provisions of this Act shall be o o of a misdemeanor and upon conviction thereof shall be o * than $25.00 nor more than $500.00, or by imprisonment *\ing six months, or by both such fine and imprisonment. "OVED Jun. 28, 1919.

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use and address of the maker or vendor or successive vendors thereof, . BONDS.

LINCOLN PARK.

§ 1. Amends sections 1 and 6, Act of § 6. Sale of bonds—interest 1915. —limit of issue.

§ 1. Authorizes issue of $2,-
000,000 of bonds.

(HOUSE BILL No. 286. APPROVFD MAY 1, 1919.)

AN ACT to amend section one (1) and section six (6) of an Act entitled, “An Act authorizing ‘The Commissioners of Lincoln Park to issue bonds, and providing for the payment thereof,” approved June 24, 1915, in force July 1, 1915. SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois, represented in the General Assembly: That section one (1) and section six (6) of an Act, entitled “An Act authorizing “The Commissioners of Lincoln Park' to issue bonds, and providing for the payment thereof” approved June 24, 1915, in force July 1, 1915, be amended so as to read as follows: § 1. That “The Commissioners of Lincoln Park” of the county of Cook, are hereby authorized to from time to time issue bonds not exceeding the total amount of two million dollars ($2,000,000) for the purpose of enlarging and improving Lincoln Park and completion of work already begun. § 6. In case a majority of the votes cast upon the proposition shall be in favor thereof “The Commissioners of Lincoln Park” may proceed, from time to time, to issue and sell said bonds, in denominations of one hundred ($100) dollars, or any multiple thereof, payable in not exceeding twenty (20) annual installments, said bonds to bear interest at the rate of not more than five (5) per centum per annum, evidenced by interest coupons payable semi-annually. Nothing herein contained shall be construed to authorize the contracting of an indebtedness in excess [of] five (5) per centum of the valuation of the taxable property in said district as assessed for State and county purposes. APPROVED May 1, 1919.

LINCOLN PARK.

§ 1. Amends sections 1, 2 and 3, Act § 2. Election to be heldof 1907. notice. § 1. Commissioners to issue § 3. Form of ballot. bonds,

(SENATE BILL No. 488. APPRoved JUNE 28, 1919.)

AN ACT to amend section one (1), section two (2), and section three (3) of an Act entitled, “An Act authorizing the Commissioners of Lincoln Park to issue bonds, and providing for payment thereof.” approved May 25, 1907, in force July 1, 1907. SECTION. 1. Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois, represented in the General Assembly: That section one (1), section two (2) and section three (3) of an Act entitled, “An Act authorizing the Commissioners of Lincoln Park to issue bonds, and providing for payment thereof,” approved May 25, 1907, in force July 1, 1907, be amended so as to read as follows: § 1. That “The Commissioners of Lincoln Park” of the county of Cook, are authorized to issue bonds to the amount of not exceeding One million dollars, for the purpose of constructing or aiding in the constructing of, or paying the cost of, or contributing toward the payment of the cost of, or reimbursing, wholly or in part, any such city hereinafter mentioned, for the cost of any improvement consisting wholly or in part of surface or elevated boulevards or thoroughfares, or the approaches thereto, or bridges, subways, or tunnels, and the approaches thereto, located wholly or in part in the district or territory taxable for the maintenance of Lincoln Park as authorized by law, over, across, along, upon, in or under streets, alleys, or public waters, whenever thereunto authorized by any city having control thereof, or engaged in the construction of any such improvement, or if heretofore or hereafter properly authorized, and whenever such improvement so constructed or to be constructed connects any park or parks under the ontrol of the Commissioners of Lincoln Park with any other public Park or parks. § 2. Whenever “The Commissioners of Lincoln Park” desire to issue said bonds, they shall, by ordinance, direct an election to be held in the district or territory taxable for the maintenance of Lincoln Park as authorized by law, fixing the street or streets included or to be inluded in such improvement, the general character of the improvements, the amount of bonds proposed to be issued, the date of the totion and the polling places at which the election is to be held, old directing the secretary to post and publish a notice of election. The notice of said election shall include said ordinance and shall * posted in at least ten (10) public places in said district at least twenty-one (21) days prior to the election and such notice shall be olished in a newspaper having a general circulation in said district at least once in each week for three successive weeks, the first oblication to be made at least twenty-one days prior to the date of *ction. The judges and clerks at such election shall be selected and the votes canvassed by “The Commissioners of Lincoln Park.” The *tion may be held on the same day and at the same places as any general or special election. § 3. The ballots at the election hereby authorized shall be a “Parate ballot, and in substantially the following form:

OFFICIAL BALLOT.

Instructions to Voters. To cast a ballot in favor of the proposition submitted upon this ballot, place a cross (X) mark in the square opposite the word “Yes.” To vote against the proposition submitted on this ballot, place a cross (X) mark opposite the word “No.”

Shall the following be adopted 2

Proposition to issue bonds of Lincoln Park to Yes | the amount of . . . . . . . . . . . . dollars for the purpose of . . . . . . . . improvement. . . . . . . .

APPROVED June 28, 1919.

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UNITED STATES. § 1. Sale and purchase—penalty for violation—emergency.

(SENATE BILL No. 55. FILED JULY 11, 1919.)

AN ACT to prohibit false and misleading statements in advertisements offering to purchase United States bonds of the liberty loans. SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois, represented in the General Assembly: It shall be unlawful for any person, firm, association or corporation to offer in any newspaper, periodical, circular, form or letter to purchase United States bonds of the liberty loans and to offer a price or quotation for any issue of such bonds unless he shall also publish in such advertisement, notice, circular, form or letter the price offered for any and all other issues offered to be purchased. It shall be unlawful for any person, firm, association or corporation to advertise or offer in any periodical, newspaper, circular, form or letter to pay a specific price for United States bonds of the liberty loans unless such person, firm, association or corporation at the time of making such offer, intended to comply strictly with the terms of such offer or advertisement. Whoever shall violate the provisions of this Act shall be guilty of a misdemeanor and upon conviction thereof shall be punished by a fine of not less than one hundred dollars ($100) nor more than five hundred dollars ($500) or imprisonment in the county jail for a period of not more than six (6) months, or both such fine and imprisonment. Whereas, an emergency exists, therefore, this Act shall take effect and be in force from and after its passage. FILED July 11, 1919.

The Governor having failed to return this bill to the General Assembly during its session, and having failed to file it in my office, with his objections, within ten days after the adjournment of the General Assembly, it has thereby become a law. Witness my hand this 11th day of July, A. D. 1919. Louis L. EMMERsox, Secretary of State.

CHARITIES.

CARE AND DETENTION OF FEEBLE MINDED.

# 1. Amends section 3, Act of 1915. § 3. Who may petition court

what petition to con

tain — endorsements —

against whom process - shall issue.

(SENATE BILL No. 220. APPRoved JUNE 28, 1919.)

As ACT to amend section 3 of an Act entitled: “An Act to better protide for the care and detention of feeble-minded persons,” approved June 24, 1915, in force July 1, 1915. SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois, represented in the General Assembly: Section 3 of an Act entitled, "An Act to better provide for the care and detention of feeble-minded jersons,” approved June 24, 1915, in force July 1, 1915, is amended to read as follows: § 3. When any person residing in this State shall be supposed to be feeble-minded, and by reason of such mental condition of feeblemindedness, and of social conditions, such as want of proper supervision, ontrol, care and support, or other causes, it is unsafe and dangerous o the welfare of the community for him to be at large without superision, control and care, any relative, guardian or conservator, or any *Totable citizen of the State in which such supposed feeble-minded on resides or is found may, by leave of court first had and obtained, o with the clerk of either the Circuit Court, or of the County Court of the county in which such supposed feeble-minded person resides or s found, or with the clerk of a City Court, including the Municipal out of Chicago, when the supposed feeble-minded person resides or found in the city, a petition in writing, setting forth that the peron therein named is feeble-minded, the fact and circumstances of the *ial conditions, such as want of proper supervision, control, care and ot, or other causes, making it unsafe or dangerous to the welfare of the community for such person to be at large without supervision, "ol or care; also the name and residence, or that such name or **nce is unknown to the petitioner, of some person, if any there * actually supervising, caring for or supporting such person, and of last one person, if any there be, legally chargeable with such super*on, care or support, and also the names and residences or that same * inknown of the parents or guardians. The petition shall also allege whether or not such person has been *ined by a qualified physician having personal knowledge of the o of such alleged feeble-minded person. There shall be eno on such petition the names and residences of witnesses known "loitioner by whom the truth of the allegations of the petition may *d, as well as the name and residence of a qualified physician, * is known to the petitioner, having personal knowledge of the * All persons named in such petition shall be made defendants by .." and shall be notified of such proceedings by summons, if residents

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