||336 Taxing power. Tw backing. Theatres. Tippling Rxtiagniib lires. Sec. 18. To provide for erecting all needful build-ie grounds, ings for the u^e of'the. city, and for enclosing; improving, and regulating all public grounds belonging to the city. â- - fc--Ji , , Lj: d-.i( Sec. 19. To license, tax, and regulate auctioneers, merchants', and retailers, grocers and taverns, ordinaries, hawkers, pedlars, brokers, pawnbrokers, and money changers. 'â- . â€¢â€¢â€¢; 'â- â- J Sec. 20. To license, tax, and regulate hacking, carriages, -wagons, carts, and drays; and fix the rates to be charged" for the carriage of persons, and for wagon-age, cartage, and drayage of property, as also <to license and regulate porters, and fix the rates of porterage. Sec. 21. To license, tax, and regulate theatricals, and oiher exhibitions, shows and amusements. Sec. 22. To. tax, restrain, prohibit, and suppr-e^ tippling houses, dram shops, gaming houses, bawdy a'ad other disorderly houses. '.- - â€¢ <'"'.-6 Sec. 23. To provide for the prevention and fjxtin-guishment offices; to regulate the fixing of chi*3ai&eys, and the Hues thereof, and stove pipes, and to 'organize and establish fire companies. ; >â- â- "> â- â- â- Sec. 24. To regulate the storage of gunpowder','tar, pitch, rosin, and other combustible mati-vials. â- -r Sec. 25. To regulate and order pa'.-apet walls and other partition fences. ' >â- "â- â- > 'â- â- Sec 26. To establish standard weights and measures, and regulate tbe weights an(i measures,'â- fe be used in the city, in all other caf ,es not provided for by ^1'eights and Utoaiiures. law. MÂ«wuringium- in Sec 27. To provide for; tlK. inspection and m'easur- g of lumber, and other voui]cling materials; and for the measurement of all kiin/^ of mechanical work. ( '' ' Sec. 28. To prov iCje for the inspection and' weigh- li d i f p g an(} stOne coal, and rAeasuring of and other fuel, to be sold "br used tchacco. hay. ing of hay, Hm - ehareoal, firewo ihe cit v'. 29-.. To provide for and regulate the"inspection ~<cec\' and: of beef, pork, flour, meal; also beer, biandy, and other spirituous or fermented \o bvond. â€¢liquors. Sec. 3$ To regulate the weight, quality,1 and price of bread, sold and u^ed in the city. '. . '-.', Sec. 31. To provide for taking the'ehume'ra'iion of the inhabitants of the city.