||131 Sec. S. The City Council shall have power to appoint oncers how , • ,11 rri i appointed. a recorder, treasurer, assessor and collector, marshal, and supervisor of streets. They shall also have the power to appoint all such other officers by ordinance, as may be necessary; define the duties of all city officers, and remove them from office at pleasure. Sec, 9. The City Council shall have power to require officers t» gir« of all officers, appointed in pursuance of this ordinance, bonds-bonds with penalty and security, for the faithful perform- , anee of their respective dudes, such as may be deemed expedient; and also to require all officers appointed as aforesaid, to take an oath for the faithful performance of the duties of their respective offices. Sec. 10. The City Council shall have power and au- p0,Ter to pass , . •, j . ,,. , ' . * ,, , ordinances anJ thorny to make, ordain, establish, and execute all such to flu vacan ordinances, not repugnant to the Constitution of the Unit-cie3> ed States, or of this State, as hey may deem, necessary for the peace, benefit, good order, regulation, convenience, and cleanliness of said city,-for the protection of property therein, from destruction by five or otherwise; and for the health and happiness thereof. They shall have power to fill all, vacancies, that may happen by death, resignation, or removal, in, any of the offices herein made elective; to fix and establish all the*,feet* of the officers of said corporation, not herein establfshed; to impose such fines nwt exceeding one hundred dollars for each offence, as they may deem just, for refusing to ac-o.ept of any office in or under the corporation, or for misconduct therein; to divide the city into wards, and speci- Wards. fy the boundaries thereof; and create additional wards; to add to the number of aldermen and counsellors, and apportion them among the several wards, as may be just^ and most conducive to the interest of the city. Sec. 11. To establish, support, ard regulate common gchoojg> schools; to borrow money on the credit of the city-provided that no sum or sums of money be borrowed on a Provig<) greater interest than six per cent, per annum,-nor shall the interest on the aggregate of all the sums borrowed, and outstanding, ever exceed one-half of the city revenue, arising from taxes assessed on real estate within this corporation. Sec. 12. To make regulations to prevent the introduc-Pt(?ye5r dU tion of contagious diseases into the city, to make quaran-easc tine laws for that purpose, and enforce the same.