board of directors. It shall be the duty of the Comptroller to place said revenues, funds and sums of money so received, bequeathed or appropriated to the credit of said board, and to warrant for the same on the Treasurer in favor of said board on the orders or requisitions signed by its president.|
The said board shall expend said revenues, funds and sums of money for the maintenance and administration of said library. In furtherance of the authority herein delegated to said board, it shall have fall power to engage all the employees of the library, to fix their compensation, and to discharge them at will.
It shall make semi-annual reports to the city of its receipts and expenditures, and of the library.
Be it further ordained, That Ordinance No. 12,217, C. S., as amended above, be and the same is hereby re-enacted.
Adopted by the Council of the city of New Orleans, September 29, 1896.
T. W. CAMPBELL,
Approved September 30, 1896.
Assistant Clerk of Council.
W. C. FLOWER,
A true copy:
T. H. THORPE,
Secretary to the Mayor.