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  1. All electrical work shall be done in accordance with the requirements and approval of the Department of Buildings.
  2. The installation shall be a separate circuit or connected to the house line servicing the public halls.
  3. The lights shall be encased in a metal guard or shatterproof globe.
  4. The lights of at least 50 watts of incandescent or equivalent illumination shall be placed on each side of the front entrance-way at a height of between 7 to 11 feet above floor level adjacent to such entrance-way and adequate to light same.

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