||52 streets, avenues, lanes and alleys, and to establish, erect and keep in repair aqueducts, and bridges, «^eu.L. Sb0- 17- To provide lor the lighting of the streets, and erecting lamp posts, and establish, support, and regulate night watches; to erect market houses, establish Markets. markets, and market places, and provide for the government and regulations thereof. _ „ . . Sec. 18. To provide for erecting all needful buildings Public build- - ±> , ,/ . .. t c ° i • • • & ings. lor the use ot the city; and tor enclosing, improving, and regulating all public grounds belonging to the city T. Sec. 19. To license, tax, and regulate auctioneers, Licensing , , . ., * .' -0 ... Aucaoueers&e merchants, and retailers, grocers and taverns, ordinaries, hawkers, pedlars, brokers, pawn brokers and money changers. licensing Sec. 20. To license, tax, and regulate hacking, car- nacking&«. riages, wagons,-carts and drays; and fix the rates to be charged for the carnage of persons, and for wagonage, cartage, and drayage of property; as also to license and regulate porters, and fix the rates of porterage. Licensing Sec. 21. To license, tax, and regulate theatricals, theatricals tee. ancj other exhibitions, shows and amusements. _. .. Sec. 22. To tax. restrain, prohibit, and suppress tip- Tipp!in!» vi j i ¦ i ¦ i_ j j houses <kc. plmg houses, dram shops, gaming houses, bawdy and other disorderly houses. (lrM Sec. 23. To provide for the prevention and ex- tinguish nrent of fires; to regulate the fixing of chimneys, and flues thereof, and stove pipes, and to organize and establish fire companies. Combustibles. Sec. 24. To regulate the storage of gun powder, tar, pitch, resin, and other combustible materials. Walla te. ^EC" ^* r^0 re^Vi^e> and order parapet walls and other partition fences. w«i»Kf. «t,h Sec. 26. To establish standard weights and measures, measures. and regulate the weights and measures to be used in the city, in all cases not provided for by law. inspection of Sec. 27. To provide for the inspection and measuring lumber. of lumber and other building materials; and for the measurement of all kinds of mechanical work. inspection of Sec. 28. To provide for the inspection and weighing hay &.c. of hay; lime, and stone coal; and measuring of charcoal, firewood, and other fuel, to be sold or used within the city. Sec. 29. To provide for and regulate the inspection inspection of °f tobficco, and of beef, pork, flour, meal; also beer, tobacco &«. and whisky, brandy, and all other spirituous or fermented liquors.