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  • One window contains the arms of the burgomasters of Amsterdam from 1578 to 1767.
  • He was appointed secretary to the city (1562) and secretary to the burgomasters (1564).
  • Fourteen noblemen,three burgomasters,fourteen town-councillors and about twenty common citizens of Stockholm were then drowned or decapitated.
  • In Belgian municipalities the burgomasters are the heads of the force, which is under their control.
  • In a short time, however, the latter appears to have been assisted by a council, consisting of 13 consules (burgomasters) and 13 scabini (assessors), who collectively formed the governing and administrative body under the presidency of the bailiff.

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