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Liquor license

Hearing before a Committee, at State House, April, 1867

Prosecutions by the State Police began, May 27, 1867

Prosecutions by the State Police discontinued, Nov. 5, 1867

A new law passed by the Legislature, Apr. 23, 1868

Three Commissioners appointed for Boston, June 17, 1868

Boston Commissioners begin to license, Sep., 1868

Law abolished; prohibitory law passed, June 19, 1869

Seizures began by the State Constables, July 1, 1869

Retail sales stopped ten days (fire crisis) by Chief of Police, Nov. 11, 1872

Three Commissioners appointed by the City, May, 1875

Prosecutions began by the City Police, May 18, 1875

Storehouse for seizures, under Derne st. reservoir, Aug. 18, 1876

The new Police Comissioners empowered to license, Oct. 21, 1878

Civil Damage Law passed, April, 1879


Cabin. A political emblem on the Common, July 4, 1840


Hair, was very obnoxious to the ministers, 1649

Bullets. Game forbidden on the Common, 1723

Lord Ley

paid a visit to Boston, 1637

Ashburton paid a visit to Boston, 1842

Maud, a missing medium sensation, May, 1878


authorized by law in Massachusetts, Mar. 24, 1744

The town have one for paving streets, 1757

Faneuil Hall repaired by one, 1763

Drawing, held at Faneuil Hall, June 14, 1771

Signs at offices, a horn of plenty, 1803

Dealing, prohibited by law, June, 1829

Descent. A great raid on dealers by the police, April, 1851

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