Nos. 8268, 8271.

32 F.2d 134 (1929)

MARRS et al. v. CITY OF OXFORD et al. RAMSEY et al. v. SAME.

Circuit Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit.

Rehearing Denied June 10, 1929.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

H. W. Hart, of Wichita, Kan. (Glenn Porter and Enos E. Hook, both of Wichita, Kan., on the brief), for appellants Marrs and others.

K. M. Geddes, of El Dorado, Kan. (John J. Jones, of Chanute, Kan., and B. R. Leydig, of El Dorado, Kan., on the brief), for appellants Ramsey and others.

James A. Veasey, of Tulsa, Okl., and Austin M. Cowan and Chester I. Long, both of Wichita, Kan. (W. A. Ayres, C. A. McCorkle and J. D. Fair, all of Wichita, Kan., on the brief), for appellees.

Before LEWIS and KENYON, Circuit Judges, and WOODROUGH, District Judge.

LEWIS, Circuit Judge (after stating the facts as above).

The police power is an attribute of sovereignty to be exercised for the public welfare, and it has been authoritatively said: "The possession and enjoyment of all rights are subject to such reasonable conditions as may be deemed by the governing authority of the country essential to the safety, health, peace, good order and morals of the community." Crowley v. Christensen, 137 U.S. 86


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