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every such cheese, whether cheddar, twin, flat or Young America, or by whatever name or style known, upon the side thereof, in full-faced capital letters, the grade of the same as “ Wisconsin full cream," "Standard," or "Skimmed." as hereafter
“,” provided for in this act, together with the name of the city, village or town where such factory shall be located.
SECTION 3. Such cheese only as shall have been Grades defined. manufactured from pure and wholesome milk, and from which no portion of the butter fat shall have been removed by skimming or by any other process, and in the manufacture of which neither butter nor any substitute for butter nor any other animal or vegetable fats or oils have been used, por any fat which has been extracted from milk in ary form and returned for the purpose of fill. ing the cheese, shall be stamped "Wisconsin full cream." All cheese manufactured as above re. quired, from pure and wholesome milk, but from which a portion of the fat has been removed, shall, if it contain not less than thirty per centum of pure butter fat, be stamped or branded “Standard.” All cheese containing less than thirty per centum of pure butter fat shall be stamped or branded “Skimmed.
SECTION 4. The stamp provided for in this act, Size of stamp. for designating the grade of cheese, shall be such as to produce an impression not less than three inches in width and five inches in length, and the words “Wisconsin full cream,” “Standard," or "Skimmed,” together with the name of the city, village or town, where the cheese shall have been manufactured, as provided for in the foregoing sections of this act, shall be in full-faced capital letters, of as large a size as the space hereby provided for will permit, and the whole to be included within a plain, heavy border. Ordinary stamping ink, either red, green, purple or violet, in color, and of such composition as not to be easily removed or wholly obliterated by moisture, shall be used in stamping, as provided for in this act.
SECTION 5. Any manufacturer of cheese who Penalty. · shall sell or dispose of any cheese not stamped as
required by this act, or who shall falsely stamp the same, and any dealer or other person who shall remove such stamp from cheese, shall, upon
conviction thereof, be fined not less than fifty, por more than one hundred dollars, for the first offense, and for each subsequent offense not less than one hundred, nor more than two hundred dollars, or be imprisoned in the county jail not less than thirty por more than ninety days, or both, in the discretion of the court, before whom such conviction may be had. One-half of all fines collected under the provisions of this act, shall be paid to the person or persons furnishing the information upon which such conviction is procured.
SECTION 6. Nothing in this act shall be construed to apply to edam, brickstein, pineapple, limburger, swiss, or hand cheese, or other cheese by whatever name or style known, not made by the ordinary cheddar process.
SECTION 7. All acts or parts of acts inconsistent with the provisions of this act, are hereby repealed.
SECTION 8. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its passage and publication.
Approved April 17, 1891.
No. 482, A.]
[Published April 22, 1891.
1878, as amended by section 3, chapter 256, of
pal court for Milwaukee county. The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented
in senate and assembly do enact as follows:
SECTION 1. Section 2501, revised statutes, as 201, R. S. 1878. amended by section 3, chapter 256, of the laws of
1879, is hereby further amended so that as amended it shall read as follows: Section 2501.
The municipal court bas all the powers and and proceed. jurisdiction beretofore vested in the police
justice of said city, in all cases
jurisdiction of all prosecutions for breach of any ordinance, law, rule, regulation or resolution of said city; for such purposes said munici. pal court shall be open for business every morning, Sundays and legal holidays excepted, and hear, try and determine, in a summary way all cases which shall be brought before it by the police officers of said city or otherwise, either with or without process for violation of the laws of this state in cases of crimes and misdemeanors not indictable, arising in said city, or of any said ordinances, laws, rules, regulations or resolutions of said city; said court may in its discretion grant such continuances of cases mentioned in this section, as may be necessary to the ends of public justice, either with or without bail
. Applications for warrants may be made to the clerk of the court; said clerk shall have power to issue the same, exercising the discretion a justice of the peace may exercise in granting or refusing the same. If the clerk shall refuse a warrant, the court on application, may grant the same in its discretion. Complaints and warrants shall be the same in substance as heretofore used in said court. A printed copy of an ordinance, by-law or resolution passed by the common council and published in a newspaper, or in pamphlet or book form, shall be prima facie evidence of its due passage and publication, and may be received in evidence. After issue joined and before trial in all cases cognizable before said court, the defendant may demand a jury, of not more than twelve nor less than six men, and shall designate the number at the time of the demand. The proper officer whom the court may direct shall thereupon make a list of twice the number of jurors demanded, who may be qualified to serve as jurors in courts of record of Milwaukee county, and the parties shall then alternately strike therefrom, the defendant commencing, so many names as will leave remaining the number demanded. The court shall thereupon issue a venire, commanding the officer to summon those co remaining to appear before him, at such time as he may direct, to make a jury for the trial of the said action, and the court may compel their attendance by attachment. Either party may challenge any juror for cause, and deficiencies occasioned thereby or by any other cause, shall be supplied by talesmen, to be selected and summoned by the officer; if the defendant shall not demand a jury, the city may demand a like jury, as is above provided; and if no jury be demanded, it shall be deemed a waiver of a jury trial. If either party declines to strike from the list the names which he is entitled to strike, the court shall appoint some disinterested person to strike the same for such party. Each juror shall receive for his services the same fees allowed by law to petit jurors in courts of record in sai i county, and the fees of such jurors shall be taxed as costs in such action. Witnesses and jurors shall attend before said court, in all city and criminal prosecutions without the payment ot fees in advance or a tender thereof, upon the process of the court duly served, and in default thereof, their attendance may be enforced by attachment. In case the jury after being kept a reasonable time, should disagree, they shall be discharged and thereupon the court shall adjourn the cause to a day certain and issue a new venire as aforesaid. The provisions of an act entitled, “An act to establish a code of procedure for the police court of the city of Milwaukee," approved March 17th, 1853, so far as the same are applicable, shall apply to the municipal court, except the third, fourth and sixth sections of said act, which are repealed.
SECTION 2.' This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its passage and publication.
Approved April 17, 1891.
No. 392, A.]
[Published April 24, 1891. CHAPTER 266.
AN ACT to amend chapter 36, laws of 1882, en
titled, “An act to consolidate and amend chapter 322, laws of 1880, an act to consolidate and amend an act to incorporate the city of Madi. son, and the several acts amendatory thereof."
(See Vol. 2.)
No. 818, A.]
[Published April 22, 1891.
AN ACT to prohibit discrimination in insurance
The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented
in senate and assembly, do enact as follows: SECTION 1. No life insurance company doing Shall not dis
criminate business in the state of Wisconsin shall make between indior permit any distinction or discrimination in making iconfavor of individuals, between insurants of the tracts. same class, and equal expectation of life, in the amount or payment of premiums or rates charged for policies of life or endowment insurance, or in the dividends or other benefits, payable thereon, or in any other of the terms and conditions of the contract it makes; nor shall any such company, or any agent thereof, make any contract of insurance, or agreement as to such contract, other than as plainly expressed in the policy issued thereon; nor shall any such company or agent pay or allow, or offer to pay or allow, as inducements to insurance, any rebate of premium payable on the policy, or any special favor or advantage in the dividends or other bene. fits to accrue thereon, or any valuable considera