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The Kansas City Case.

Issue 26 and Volume 1893 14.

The Kansas City Case. The water-works company of Kansas City will probably get a check from the city early next week for hydrant rentals. The Mayor will call a meeting of the council for Monday or Tuesday night, when an ordinance appropriating money to carry out the order issued by Judge Caldwell will be introduced. It is the belief of Mayor Cowherd that the ordinance will be passed, and that no time will be wasted in getting the check into the hands of the water-works company. There has been considerable talk of using the $90,000 interest money on unsold water-works bonds in meeting this hydrant bill, and the legal phase of the question is now receiving attention. In reference to this matter City Counselor Rozzelle said : “ As to the $90,000 interest money, I don’t know whether it will be possible to use that or not. I received a…

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