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-Dl,,NT TO CHARTK5
,---T MOTOR CO.. INC.
States of America. State of
parish of Oleans, City of
s e it known that on t
Of the month of November, In
oW our L.ord, one tbound aLte
lad t C ..'t two, and of the in
of the Inited States of Amer
h undred and fbrty-aizth.
a John Alonso Woodvlle, a.
pblic,d duly commissioned and
- s and for the b a ash of O
i residing.and in the pres
S witnesses hereinafter named
ped. personally came and
l.. Hobert and Alfred "Oel
at and S cretary. respective
SReh-rt Motor (Company, Ilerr
whic.h said appearer heren.
J by virtue of the authority In
ed by.I. a resolutlon adopted by r
olders of the said Robert
Ctmpayr; luc.orporated. at a meet
-- . ·city on the 24th day of
agM i1 sm ich resolution adopted o
jided for the amendment of the
Ssaid company by Increasing
I tock thereof from Ten.Thou
ToentwVt Thousand Dollars. and t
a and instructing the prea1-c
isecretary to appear before me.
phi_ . t," put said cha ngea and
a "-f re ord in authentic form,
.f, the minutes of the said meet
- f the said resolution, duly
by the president and secretary
0xsed hereto and made part t
said appearers nto their re- t
c itiei. de'lired that, in con
with the said resolution and in
of their instrnctions. Articlo
f the cbarter of the Robert Motor I
executed before James Chappel
Notary Public, on the second
October. . and duly recorded
* Oie in Boo 1212.r'
be and the same is hereby
amended to read as follows: I
IEI. The capital stock of I
! ration hsall hbe Twenty Thou- I
arsm ($20.000.00), divided into I
ad share of common, of a
Sof Ten Dollars ($10.00) per t
one hundred shares of twelve
lt areferred stock, of a per value
F ndred Dollasl ($100.00) per
helders of said preferred stock
- so power of the vote as stock
bet entitled to a dividend of
enat per month. payable by
each month out of the net
of the corporation. the said
to be cumulative and due and
M said stockholders of the said
stock. whether earned in any
Smonth or not. all back and
dividends payable out of the
d may subsequent month. The
sI shall have the right at any
redeem the said preferred stock
to the holders thereof oe
sad five dollars ($106.00) for
Ia, together with any unpaid
ba accordance with the said res
Sa certified copy whereof Is an
j made part of this act. the
rs, acting in their aforesaid
do hereby adopt the said
11l. as hereinabove written, as
th original act of Ineorporation
ere James Chappel Menefge.
pabile. on the second day of t
T17. to serve and avail as in
iise sad passed In my office at t
el New Orlens. on the day. I
sa year first above written. dn
eof i. Quantia and Wm. A.
eugpeteat witnesses. who reside in
and who have sigtned these
together with the said appearers
nstary, after reading of the
l gned: A. . Robert, Alfred
: M. Quantia. William A.
audersigned Recorder of Mort
boi for the pariah of Orleans.
ado hereby certify that
*.j and foregoing ar t of amend
,mt a Robert Motor Co.. Inc.. was
ýbiy recorded in my office in
Dee 1. lt
iam. thi th day of
hundred and twent L
Iat for tis
in the preene
w ML l lemo IL.
4 s tlale tn d o Uhee
M ii as end ether a
wh may eer jonwth
. ibi a si 0110 ne hat and on
L :ho amie and title of
shoEbe h aes l. Well
d Iavstmat Cmpeny. laer
Mamlls s ha I the for a
am L as. am l a an
-any oy he i
t0 · ~engag
is na detesesSt
me sees a
qualitied stockholder in his place, who r
shall act until a successor han been
elected at the next annual meeting.
Failure to hold the eletlon on the I
specified day shall not dissolve the cor
poration, bt the direcors in office shall
hold over until any future election. Thke I
directors shall elect from their number
all their officers, and shall appoint and
employ all their agents and employees, I
and they may o retained at the pleasure
of the board. They shall enact all by
laws, rules and regulatlons, and have
the power to acquire, sell or mortgagp
any property, real, personal or mixed, on
such terms and conditions as their judg
ment may deem advisable, and to pl.
for same In cash or in full paid stock
of this corporation.
Any two oficers of this corporation
may be consoliated, and the duty of the 1
General MAatager is to supervise and
manage all property and to sell same
under conditions Ilaposed by the board.
Any of the directors may delegate to
another director in writing any of the
rights and powers enjoyed by him as
ARTICLE VI. This act of incorpora
tion may be changed, modified or altered.
or this corporation may be dissolved at
a meeting of the stockholders thereof,
called) especially for that purpose. on
giving ten (10) days' notice in writing I
or by advertisements in any daily paper
published in the city.
ARTICLE VII. At the termination of
this charter or its dIssolution, as herein
provided for. the business and affairs of
this corjporatoln shall he liquidated under
the supervision of three (3) commission
ers elected from among the stockholders
at a general meeting called for that pur
pose, after ten (10) days' written notice 1
or advertisement in the daily papers. In
event of death of any commissioner. the
remaining commilssioners shall elect a
suce.essor from the stockholders.
ARTICLE VIII. No action of stock
holders at any meeting shall be valid of
bhinding unless the majority of the stock
is represented andl present in person or 1
by proxy, and three-fourths of the stock 1
present or represented may elect dire:-. I
tors, or amend this charter, or vote to I
dissolve same. or to do any other act.
ARTICLE IX. No stockholder shall be
liable or in any manner responshle for
the contracts or faults of the corpora
tion beyond any unpaid balance on stock I
owned by him.- Nor shall any mere in
formality in this act have the effect of
rendering this charter void or exposing
rny stockholder to any liability beyond
the amount of their stock.
Thus done and passed In my office at
the city of New Orleans. La., on the day
and date firs t hereinabove written, in
the presence of Joseph Lautenachlaeger
and James N. Brittingham. Jr.. compe
tent witnesses, who signed hereunto with
said appearers .and me. notary, after a
full reading hereof.
Original slaned: Jacob L. Well. 440
shares: Samuel L. Well. 1 share: Emanuel
L. Well. 1 share: Solomon L. Well, 1
share: Isaac L. Well. 1 share.
Witnesses: Jos. Lautenachlaeger, James
N. Brittingham. Jr.
EMANrE!I. L. WELL.
I. the undersigned Recorder of Mort
gages in and for the parish of Orleans.
state of Louisiana. do hereby certify that
the above and foregolng act of iicor
poration of Jacob L. Well Realty and
Investment Company. Incorporated. was
this day duly recorded in my office in
Book 1279. Polio - e
New Orleans. La.. Dec. 9. 1922.
ROBT. SCOTT. Dy. Rec.
I. the undersigned, hereby certify that
the above and foregoaing is a true and
correct copy of the original on file in
n faith wher.-of. I hereunto place my
official seal of office and sinature at i
New Orleans, La, December 9, A. D. 1922,
(Seal) EMANUEL L. WELL.
Suite 314 Canal-Cem'L Bldg., Common
Dec. 14-Jan. 18
AMENDMIENT TO CUARTIE
ROYAL RECLAMATION CO., INC.
United States of America. State of
Lopislasa, Parish of Orleans. Be it I
known that on this ninth day of the
month of December. In the year nineteen
hundred and twenty-two, and of the in
dependence of the United States of Amer
les. the one hundred and forty-sixth, he
fore me, Ernest V. Provensal, a notary
public, duly commissioned and qualified
in and for the parish of Orleans. state
of Louisiana, and the city of New Or- i
leans, therein residlng, and in the pres
once of the witnesses hereinafter named
and undersigned, personally came and ap
peared Charles A. Wagner, of age and
a resident of tll city, parish state,
who declares that at a meeting of the
steckholdeg od the Royal Reclamation
Company, Incorporated. duly held at the
oSene and domicile o said corporation
on the fourth day of December, in the
year i62, the said appearer was appoint
ed as a committee empowered to perform i
all necessary acts and do all things legal
and proper to carry into effect the vote
and declIoa taken by said stockholders
at the meeting aforesaid regarding the
alteration of an amendment of the charter
of said corporation, and accordingly the
said appearer produced to me, notary.
the minstes of t said meeting of the 4
stoebbelders of the Royal Reelamatlon
Company, Incorporated, held on Decem
br 4, m and has requested me to
annex the osme to the present act, and 1
I. notary, have received thi said copy I
ad dul peraphed the sma eand at
thed it to te margin hereof, and after
"due noes to th st ckholders by ibli
eatin aeeording to the charter of said
corporatoan, and written notlee to reach
stokLholder, amerd~ to law, a special
meeti of tw staeksoldes w odI
entLd at the ofSee of the Id said
Reclamatlin Ceompany, Ice Ntd
62 South Rampart street, the city.
parish and state aferomentiomed.
TiTh at saMid ne7elo meetl *R th
UsteekhMer th tllang were present
and voted beogl the holders et ever
th -frhe oet the eemed capital stok
of the Royal Reelaematis Company, Ii
, 4- M $ 5e.; Paal T. Ash
te .8, Mis o Yrie e C. $mr, 1s
P. It 11o , 11D.o :'Peoe Del
8M -. D't D Oatta;& Co.An ,o D0'l ; I
8H. D. blIman 3 e 5 m; U. A. Deust i
P5I.5 M.; rs D.ODihimarn I.
A I. leA, S $10* Dor CS Re.
8a tererU DCam±hes ro
..lRab n dMr i a
the said amendment as adopted by the
stoekholders 'or the purpose of affordianl
authentic evidence and permanent record
Appearer ftrther declares that the
charter of the Royar Reclamation Com
pany, Incorporated, was amended by the
stockholders at the meeting held as afore
said, there being present in person or
by written proxy of the capital stock
of the ocrporation 7740 ahares out of a
total of 10,000 shares, and that such
amendment as herein recited was voted
by all of the stock present at said meet
That Article IV of this charter be so
amended to read: The authorized capital
stock of this corporation is hereby in
c.reased from Ten Thousand Dollars to
Twenty Thousand Dollars. divided into
10.000 (ten thousand) shares of the par
value of One Dollar ($1.00) each, to be
paid in cash.
The capital stock of this corporation
may be increased or diminished by a
vote of ,three-fourths of the capital stock
present or represented at a general nmeet
ing of stockholders called for that pur
pose. after thirty days' noticer of same
shall have been given in one of the daily
newspapers published in the city of New
Orleans. and by written ntotices to the
stockholders in the manner provided by
And the said aplpearer further declares
that, save and except as herein amended,
the original charter of said corporation
and amenlndents thereof shall remain in
full force and effect. and they have re
quired me. notary. to ,:ause this amend
Inent to said 4nstrument to be duly re
corded, published and filed, as required
by law. to the end that the same may
be operative and binding on all persons
who are now or may hereafter become
stockholders of said corporation, or be
otherwise interested therein or; affected
Thus done and passed in my notarial
office in New Orleans on the day. month
and year herein first above written, in
the presence of W. Frank I.e C'ourt and
F. P. Lucia. competent witnesses, who
have hereunto signed their names with
the said appearer and me. notary, after
due reading of the whole.
CHAS. A. WAGNER.
Witnesses: W. Frank Le Court, F. P.
ERNEST V. PROVENSAL.
Dec. 14-Jan. 1R. Notary Public.
AMENDMENT TO CHARTER
CRESCENT BED CO., LIMITED
United States of America. State of
Louisiana. Parish of Orleans. City of
New Orleans. Be it known that on this
eighth day of December. In the year of
our Lord. one thousand nine hundred
and twenty-two. and of the independence
of the United States of Aq erica. the one
hundred and forty-seventh, before me.
William McLellan Fayssoux. a notary
pnblic. duly commissioned and qunaliled
within and for the parish of Orleans
state of Louisiana. and In the presence
of the witnesses hereinafter named and
undersigped. personally came add ap.
peared Peter Jung. Sr.. President, and
Peter Jung. Jr.. Secretary. of the Cres
cent Bed Company. Limited, residents of
the city of New Orleans. state of Louis
Iana, who declared that at a special meet
ing of the stockholders of the Crescent
Red Company, Limited, a corporation
chartered and organised by an act be
fore Aloysius J. Cahill, notary public, in
and for the parish of Orleans, dated
Nov. 2. 1900. and recorded nla Mortgage
Office Book 676. Folio 345. and said char
ter was amended and re-enacted by an
set before William F. Brewer, notary
public, in and for the parish of Orleans.
dated February 11. 1907. and recorded in
Mortgage Office Book 877. Folio 430, held
at the domicile and office of the said
Crescent Bed Company, Limited, on the
6th day of December, 1922. they were
authorised as President and as Secretary
respectively of the Crescent Bed Com
pony. Limited. as will appear and be
shown by a certlfied copy of the said
resolution adopted at said meeting, which
is hereto annexed and made part hereof,
to appear for the purpose of amending
the charter of the said Crscent Bed Com
And now the said appearers. Peter
Jung, Sr., President. and Peter Jung. Jr.,
Secretary. respectively, of the said Cres
cent Bed Company, Limited, acting in
the capacities afore·aid and on behalf of
the said corporation by virtue and In
conformity with authority conferred upon
them at the aforesaid special meeting of
stockholders of the Crescent Bed Com
pany, Limited. do declare that Articles
One (1), Two (2). Three (3). Four (4)
and Seven (7) of the charter of the said
Crescent Bed Company, Limited. as passed
before Aloysals J. CahilL notary public,
in and for the parish of Orleans, dated
Nov. 2, 1900, and Article Three (3) of the
charter of the Crescent Bed Company,
Limited, as amended by act before Wil
liam F. Brewer, notary public, in and
for the parish of Orleans, dated February
18, 1507, has been changed and amended
to read as follows:
ARTICLE I. The name and title of
the corporation hereby formed shall be
the Crescent Bed Company. Incorporated.
Its domicile shall be in the city of New
Orleans, Louisiana, and it shall have and
enjoy succession for a period of ifty
years from and after the date hereof
unless sooner dissolved by a vote of
thvee-fourths of the stock, after notice
to the stockholders shall have been given
The president of this corporation shall
be the proper persoan upon whom all elta
tonse and other legal process shall be
served; and ia the event of his death,
absemne or Inablify to act, from anay
case, asuch service shall be made apon
This corperatio may have a seal with
sueh inacription and device uas may be
selected by the Board ot Directors.
It may se and be sued in Its corporate
name, and have, hold, prselrase, convey,
mortgage and hypotheuate reel and per
sonal property to the nmont allowed by
ARTICLE II. The objects and pur.
pose tor which this €oPoration L organ
idand the nature of the usines to
be carried on by It are hereby declared
PFirst. To manasutaeture, deal in and to
ab n d sell Iron and brass beds, asad
beds t every kind and descriptio,
spring, furaltre, horasehold effects, ix
taurs and futarnaishdalgs, metal castings,
hardware spelaltles and other manutaec
tared articles, either wholesale or retail
Seeond. To manufahcture, deal in ans
to buy and sell metal pipe ahd pipl~a.
tubes, rods, bars and oter metal p -
uets, either wholesale or retail.
Third. Uo carry on any buasies and
ll bnsaineses as prodeers and mann
fctrers, and to that end to produce.
adept, prepare, buy, selL manuacture
and otherwioe denl i any and aevery kind
and descriplotion ot commodities, materials,
tools, machliery, artilese and things re
quired or necesesary in .emnneetion with
or atlidental to ech bainesas or busi
meses or enterpriosea.
IPerth. To make and enter into all
manner and kiada of contracts, aree
meats, understandinas and obigsattons b
and with ladiviaals and persesa, naturaL
artinctal on political, Irms and erpr
and selia or otherwise dpesig o
either a prltdpal or naent upon col
misio or otherwse, with ull power
and uthrity to perform and exeute
any and all snts eemnetel with or arL
tnhretrm or Incidentsl thereteo.
. To deal in., reeve, purehase.
whatNevor title, movable aid Immovab
aLs of ve nat and kind,
- rthee ame, and tranede,
Imprae the sa sam d m tronr,
Seventh. To deal ian buy, sell, acque,
an So l m dde an l derateam ll etenne.
and kinds tae agree mns uner.
dw bra kisu
I as dispose of any and all negotiable
and transferable documents and securi
I ties of every nature and kind.
Tenth. To deal in. have, hod. own.
Sbuild, construct, erect, lease. aurchaan s
and otherwise acquire, establish and
maintain for sale, renting, leasing and
operation of factories, warehouses, build
l ings. depots, structures. aeeomom dations.
I apartments, residences. stores, boarding
Shouses and hotels, works, plants, nmachin
ery and all things whatsoever of every
nature and kind.
Eleventh. And to do all thingc neces
sary and Incidental to the carrying out
of the objecrts and purposes for which
I this corporation is organizedi and for
smichl purposes to engage in business in
i the state of L.ouisia:na and within any
other state or territory, or possession of
r the IUnited States of America, or foreign
,'auntry that will permit the same.
A.\tTI'I.E Ill. The capital stock of
1this corlporation is hereby increased and
declared to be the slum of One Million
IDollars ($1.O00.00.(00)). repre~lsented I, and
divided into twenty thousand (2t(,MN)
shares, of the par esalue of Fifty and
(0' It(i Dollars ($50.00) each, payable, in
r:,sh or its equivalent. at not less than
ARTICTl.E IV. The corporate powers
of this c'orporation shall be vested in
and exercised by a Board of Directors,
cnmplosed of not less than three stock
holders nor more than reven stockholders
,of this company, esaih of whom shall
own. In his own name or in the name I
.of tie firm of which hei may he a men- I
her. at least one (1) share of the capital I
stock, who shall be .led ted annually, a
imajority of whom shall constitutie a
quorumn for the transaction of bulsiness.
and such direc.tors so e.lectied shall serve
until the next annual meetlng or unthi
their suc'essors in 'office have been duly
elected and qualified.
The number of directors to serve on
saId board during any ensuing vear shall
ºbe fixed and determined upon in confor
Suity with the provisions hereinbefrre
stated at any meting of the stockholders
called or convenued for the election of
directors. and such members as may he
]selected and elected for that year shall
constitute the number of directors to
serve during that year.
At the annual meeting of stockholders.
which is hereby fixed and determined
upon as the first Tuesday after the first
Monday in February. 1'l3.1. and annually
thereafter, an election for directors shall
be held. at the office of the company.
a ifter ten days' written notlice thereof
shall have been given to the stockholders.I
Elehutions shall be by ballot, and under
th. supervision of three commissionera
f who shall have been appointed by the
f ioard of Directors. Two commissioners
Sshall constitute a quorum. The presi
f dent shall have the power to fill any
vacancy in the event of said commis
sioners failing to appear or to act at the
P opening of any election. or at the ap
pointed hour. The directors then elected
r shall continue in office until their ane
Iceasors shall have been elected and qual
ified. A majority of the votes east at
every election shall elect. each share of
stiak being entitled to one vote. to be
cast by the person owning same, or by
i proxy in writing.
Each Board of Directors shall elect a
f president, a secretary, and treasurer.
Any vacancy occurring in the Board of
Directors from any cause whatsoever
t shall be filled by the remaining directors
a at the next regular meeting after sruch
Svacancy shall have occurred. The Board
of Directors shill nmake such by-laws,
i rules stad regulations for the manage
e ment of the affairs of the company as
- it may deem proper, and may change.
a alter and amend the same at its pleasure.
All documents shall he authenticated by
the signature of the president and
ARTICLE VII. No stockholder shall
Shbe allowed or shall have the right to
sell or dispose of his stork until a ten
C der of the same has been made to the
r company in writing, offering said stock,
with an option of ten days for the pur
Schase thereof, either by said company
t or any of the stocaholders thereof. at
the value of said stock as shown by the
ý. books of said corporation at the time of
i said offer; and at the expiration of ten
days. if the company or the stockholders
thereof fall 6? refuse to avail themselves
r of the said option and right to purchase
said stock, then the said holder so offer
aing said stock is at liberty to dispose
a of said stock as he may please.
f Thus done and passed in my offlee at
a the city of New Orleans, state of Louis
alena, on the day and date herein first
absove written. in the presence of Messr
Edmund R. Mabryand J. ach Spearing
Scomptent witnesses, wo hereunto sig.
their names with the said appearers and
I me, notary, after due reading o the
Original signed: Peter Jng, Pre.;
P. Jung, Jr.. Seety.
e Witnesses: E. R. Mabry, J. Zach Spear
W. McL. FATSSOUX.
- Notary Public.
f I, the undersigned Deputy Recorder of
1 Mortgages, in and for the parish of
Orleans, state of Louisiana. do hereby
f certify that the abbove aid foregoing
amendment to charter of the Crescent
i. Bed Conpany, Limited, was this day
duly recorded in the Mortgage Office of
the parish of Orleans In Book 127', polio
New Orleans, La., December , 112
Ite .- . ROBT. SCOTT,
S order of Mertgages.
tact of amendment to harter of th Cm.
cent Bed Company Limited, apd o tbh
2for this parish thereunto appeded, and
h Ofrord In my oIrha eh
W. MeL. oAYOJIX,
De. 21-Jan M Notary Public,
- O8OSI UR MILLa , InC.
City of Nw Orleasa Be it kaown that os
lic, dl wora, commiasiead and qual.o
: i,__ is sad for the Pariah of Orleas
of te witaouea, and ai tie rrsn-
Pmcrd~C Dwnll amead adp
S -ato sbscied who seally doelared
- agree, and do ytheerests, covenant
and agree andbd themselve, as well as
• mItCt .with them, to form a cr
poraito fr the objcts gad eand
i ARTICL I--Tih name and style a
mi corpoewtiHo srhll he Mron Pelcan
Homery Mil Inc., ad by that corporat
name msa eeporstios sh l have power
_eiste oro a perod of 5 years from
ipr~..vw con t roat, sue snd be sued
in its corpoate name; to name sad s a
corporate seal to held, reeiv, erchse
Ppe~ty,. m and paerona, to name
Ian employ sch manmgr dlrectors.
S ore, agents or oth employees n the
r intrest of mi esPertlon mayrequre
m rr proper
5 penttonT. ai he in the City of New Or,
Ind ethoreatprseom hall he sewed on
• [. peumgm d ia his aheree on Lth
SIma ob eel tsla ev -
StnbLed an the nature's the su m=e
L m h enseden, 1Le to urelh any ibre
into Iher g e oods,a ch
* eabo, bUld meshery aie
a bonus of 25 per cent In addition to all t
dividends that Is due or accrumnu thereto d
at the time of redemuption. a
AItTICLE V-All of the corporate Iow- a
era of said Corporation and the toantrol )i
and nanagemnent of its business.. shall.be
rested and exercised by a board of diret- a
tors. comlposed of 7 stockholders, and 5 of t
whom shall constitute a quorum for bui- a
lenas. The directors shall be elel-ted al- I
nually by ballot by the stouckholders at
the office of the corporation on tile third
Monday in January of each year. The a
arnt election to take place ill Jauuary I!_,:. I
t ntil the election is held on the third
.Mlonday of January li2.3, the following
sto.khnolde'rs shall c'onstitute the board of t
directors of this corporation, viz. lGeorge
II. ooth. presidnent and treasurer; Arm
strollrg Donaldlson. vice-president; George
If. Biooth,. secretary. Each stckholder f
shnall be enltitled in person, or by proxy.
to one rlte on every shalre of stok owned i
by himl. ad such electio n shall be held by
three cnollmlisisioners of ele-htlon auppointetd
by thie ,board of directors far iand pur
pos-es. The directors thus ele'ted shall t
Scolinue in oficie for one year. or until I
tlheir snllncessors are elected or appolinted.
ARTit'I.E VI Thisn act of inacorporation a
nmly be cahangd, lnodlliied or altered, andt
said c'raporatio n may be dissnlved withai
lae aasstlnt of three-quart.ers- of tile sta)uck
repireseanted at a gelneral Illantig nof thei
stt'khoilders, c.aonvenael for such purpose:
after at lelast 10 days' writt.n notite oft I
ulnlh meeating shall have beenn given by
malil o t te place of businesns or retsidenca
of suc'h stockholders, andi ten days publli
cantion in one of the daily newspapers of I
Ithe 'ity of New Orlieans. [
.\ltTI('I.E VII--.o stockholder shall ,he.
held liable or responasible for the onl,
tracts, faullts or debts of salid corp,,ra
Ition. nor shali any nmere informality in it I
I aganization have the effect of rendering t
its cihnlrter null. or exposinl- annay stock
holder to any liability beyond the unpaida
balancel dlle on the shares ownelldl Iv hima.
AIltI('LE VIII-This corporation shall
be authorized to begin opera;tion unllder
this charter as soon as 50 sharels of stock t
ins subribed and paid for.
Thus done and pa:lssed in the City of t
New iOrleanns on the day and date first -
above mentioned, in the presence n.f Lith
rus Frazier and Otto I). Donaldson. coatl
pIatent witnesses of lawful age. reslaients
of this city, who hereunto sign their
nanles with said appearers and nte no
nignatures of Common Stockholders.
;George It. Itooth. New Orleans. La., 15
shares. $1.M00lA; Esther Itoanth. New Or
leans. La.. 15 shares, $1.501.00: Edwin II.
Itooth. New Orleans, La., 14 shares. $1.
4I(.00; Regeinald C. Yates. New Orlnans,
Ia.. 7 shares, $700.00: Georgre . lnooth.
New Orleans. la.. 7 shares, $700.00; Wes
ton E. Booth, New Orleans, l.a, 7 shares.
$700.00; Armstrong Donaldson, New Or
leans. l.a.. 5 shares. $e00t).00: Joseph -'.
Ebert. New Orleans, La., 5 shares. $500.00.
Witnesses: (Signed) L. Frazier, Otto
GABRIEL FERNANDEZ. JR..
(Seal) Notary PuInlinl.
I, the undersigned Recordec. of Mort
gages. in and for tile parish of Orlenlans.
State of Louisiana. dio hereby certify that
the above and foregoing act of incorpora
tion of the Marion Pelican Iloslery Mills.
Inc., was this day duly recorded in my
office. In Book 1279. folio -.
New Orleans, November 21st. 112_2.
(Signed) ROBT. SCOTT.
Dy. Recorder of Mortgages.
A true copy of the original:
GABRIEL FERNANDEZ. JR..
(Seal) Notary Public.
Nov. 30--Jan. 4.
CHARTER OF LACOSTE FUR COM
United States of America. State of
Louisiana, Parish of Orleans. City of New
SOrleans, Be it known, that on this 25th
day of the month of November. in the
year of our Lord, one thousand, nine hun
derd and twenty-two, and of the Inde
pendence of the United States of America
the one hundred and forty-seventh, before
me William J. Guste. a notary public.
duly commissioned and qualified in and
for the Parish of Orleans, State of Louis
iana. therein residing, and in the presence
of the witnesses whose names are hereunto
subscribed, personally came and appeared
the several parties whose names are
hereunto subscribed, who severally de
clared that, availing themselves of the
laws of the 8tpte of Louisiana, in such
cases made and provided, and more par
ticularly of Act 267 of the General As
sembly of the State of Louisiana of 1914.
relating to the creation, organization and
formation of corporations, they have cove
nanted and agreed, and by these presents
do hereby covenant, agree and bind them
selves, as well as all other persons!
as may hereafter become associated with
them, to form a corporation for the ob
jects and purposes under the articles and
stipulations following, which they hereby
adopt as their charter, to-wit:
ARTICLE I-The name and title of this
corporation shall be Lacoste Fur Com
pany, Inc.. and under its corporate name
it shall have power and authority to
have and enjoy corporate existence for a
period of ninety-nine years from date
hereof, unless sooner dissolved by Ilqul
datlon or otherwise. It shall have power
to contract, to sue and be sued, to make
and use a corporate seal, and to alter and
break the same at pleasure; to hold. re
eeive, lease. purchase, transfer, assign.
mortgage, hypothecate, pledge or other
wiae dispose of property, real, personal or
mixed, corporeal and incorporeal; tdissue
bonds, and, if desired, to secure he by
mortgage; to hold stocks in others com
panies; to matte tad elect officers and
directors: to make, and establish, alter
and amend by-law, rules and regulatlons
for its proper governament, as may be
deemed aecessary and proper for the ex
I tension of the budsne la. which the cor
ARTICLE f-The doemicile of this eor
pratie ~shall be In ithe City of New Or
ast I.ol n; and service of proess
shall be made upon the preident, or. in
his absece. upoo the secretary-treasurer.
ARTICLE III-The objects and par
poses for whic this corporation is or
aganlsed and eafred, and the natere of
the budsnes to be earried onea by It, are
declared to be as follows:
To engage In and condueet a geeral
merchandlse busdnessu. partleilarly of buy
iag. rsellintg and dealing ia raw and manu
faetered furs. hides and skins: the pur
chase and sale of said artsles on eom
misslion and otherwlie. t purehase and
sale of agriealteral produects oa commis
siton or therwlse. sad the general
earryltng on of a prodauce bdsess: anad to
do ad perform all thaig appertainian
to or iaeldental to the carrying out sad
proper execatioa of the objects and pur
peno hereiasbove mentioned.
ARTICLE IT-The capital stock eo this
I corporatia Is hereby axed at the sum of
one hundred thoneand dollars (100.000).
and shall be divided Inato and represeated
by one thousand shares of onae heuadred
dollars (810) each.
Said stock all be paid for in cash or
Thbi erporatbea shall beeome a gonlag
eoaers sad shall be authorlaed to com
mene bueiss ase son as all of its capi
tal stock ehel hae been embsribed anad
if fy per seat of all stck subseribed shall
lIn fect have bhes sld tor, either I eash
Ilor Is -tts elvaleut.
r ARTICLE V-Th e apitI atoek of this
Seporation my be Inareased to the sum
Sof two headred thoumand dollars (5M.
I So.,, by a veto of two-thirds of Its
I elpital stok at a spelal meetin called
f or that perpose. or at a regular annual
Saeetintr f e ti eorneoratie.
SARTICLE VI-Al eertileates t stock
seed by this eorprateto shaell be Im ed
1by ythe president and eountmsuigs by the
The stoek eof this eorporatioa ean be
tmrnafrred only ea the books of the eor
porato, anad hubject to sueh roulatleas
and formalitie e ay be by the board
of direetoers from time to time oreeeribed.
o etaekboeleaer shall be ormiltted to ell
Sor otherwie doe of hIs stoek withouet
Srat oaert the same Ia writing to tbe
te esteekhboeIdes, throu the beard of
diMntore. at a ades net oeceedInr the
r eok value there: and snld stoekhodMers
In presoeetSa to thelr bhlditag shall have
eIan optles ad fret right to parehase. at
the book value et seb steek. ae Decem
Sher Sat. last resedIm, all the shares of
I tock to be the disnosd elF by sale or
iotherwise eof an of the stockholders, and
said beart o dietatrs shall her a pmredd
ofet tea dats which to aeeent or dcline
isaid oer Shoaud the stoceholders dette
Sto nuease sMaid stok, then smeh stck
Sbielde In at Ihpty to sedl or disiee of
tihe stak. ad da do so t an manneu r
I~nd st ar rice be mar deem bt.
Iarh sbare ef staek s tsued herein
npa the eendlils rand uaderstanding that
I no stocholder abal sell or othewise
- transfer his steel ia vlatatien bereet. sad
I any sash oslo or trnir. atade. hll
- be rlid. and this esoramtke shell be u
des no ehllsatiea to Ust said st oa its
I hate .or to rswd the hoder eo the ear
- te thesest
AUWILU VI--The evorerte owers
Stbi esrpoaratIe shall be vested In and
:a,eied be a beardt e nt es thaen ee
I dsete rs. the d wham stal eestitute
ra oorum fhr the trvpsastie of business
I The fiat baeed of dresaeae of thi 'or
'I oetl obel be rrmnlesd of the a -aw
I *en: P. V. teea. Wear P. Timeth.
1Taedea ne r: 3eau P. Th" tby.
I s4uog ; Sut Sanse a P. aims .
tie of said meeting shall be given ten
dals prior to the date of said Iue.ting. inn
writing, sent by mail to each sto."khultler.
at his IlasL know place of residence. The
board of iWrectors milay cha:lnge the date of
:,aid a nnuI mII eeting to any otlher date. by
written notice to t that effect. sent at ili:st
ten lays prior to the date to which said
annullal meeting shall be clhanged. tirehed
by mali to each stockholder, at his last
known place of residetlce.
The directors, when e'ted. shall hold
office for one year. or until their sutes
Isurs shall have ben elected and ,I aliied.
and failure to hold the annual lneetinlg of
stockhollders, or to elect annually dire'
tor-. shall not operate the forfeitulre of
his charter or any rights thereunlld r.
Aniy vaciiany cisurring in the .boa:rd of
dlirectors may he tiled Iby the directors
for the uIinexpirid te.rlo.
.A1:TI'lI.E VIII T'his charter and at
if incl.pooration ainy ie chl:aiuged. modlitiled.
alteredl or antuendedIll by ant with the n I
sent of three-fourths of all the stock at
a me.tillg. general or spei.ial. held for
that piiirplsei.; lnd sluch aimenielll utlllni s may
lie mlatrial or illllllmmaterial. llubjct only
o limitation. as may be by law pIrovided:
and this .irlporatln shall have the right
atld lpower to increase it capital st,.k.
its hereintbefore set outll, and anlly inrteae
oif the catpital stock in e\,.es, of the
i l:out t nl ied herein ias the at ou*lllit to
which capital stock mali lie inreased. may:lr
e llmade by a thrie-fourthis vote of Uil
AtltICl.E IX -Any and r meeting lll.lllls ofI
stockholders referred to in this chairter.
or reqliredl by law. may be called tby a
teti dast ' written nlotile sent tio each
stockholdiler at the last plaie of resildence
turnishe.d by hilt to the conlIpany.
.\11:TIC'LI.': X In ase of the, dissolut;ion.
liuidlatioi. or terminiatiomn of tlhis char
ter by limtitation or otherwise i the. afftairs
iof the irplortion shall lhe liquhidated by
one or inore liquidators elelted by a twio
thirds vote. of the stockhholders. whol miay
p:rovide the tiluiber of said liquildators
and vest them with seuch power aind au
thority as may be by law permitted, fix
ing the ternms and conditions upon which
they shall serve, and their .compensation,
and provide that in case of death and dils
ability of atty one of said liquida:tors the
remlltinig liiuidlators may till the vacancy
or contlinue to act on behalf iof the corpio
A.ITIC'I.E XI-No stockholder of thIs
oriporatlin shall be liable or respionsillle
for any costs, contracts, dlebts or f tilts
of this iompany, ior anty of ffs officers;
nor shall any mere informality in orgainl
zation have the effect of rendering this
charter null and volid or of exposing a
stockholder to any liability beyond the
unpaid balance due on the stock held by
AltTIt'l.E NXI--The sutbscribers hereto
"ihave written opposite their antmes the
number of shares subseribed to by each
of thenm. and their postoffice addresses.
go that this charter may serve as a sub
scription list: all of which subscriptions
ar. payable In the manner and form set
out herein. and as provided for In Act 2%7
if the general Assembly of the State of
Louisiana of 1914.
Thus done and passed at my office in
the City of New Orleans, on the day and
In the month and year herein first above
written. *d in the presence of A.. J. NI
anud and John F. Monnin. competent wit
nesses. who have hereunto signed their
names, together with the said appearers.
and nitm, notary, after due reading of the
Witnesses: A. J. Nicaud. John F. Mon
E. J. Lacoste, New Orleans. La., 5
shares: S. P. Lawless. New Orleans. La.,
S shares; Henry P. TImothy, New Orleans,
La.. 150 shares; P. V. Lacoste. New Or
Sleans. l.a., 840 shares.
WILLIAM J. GUSTE.,
(Seal) Notary Public.
Recorded M. O. B. 1279, folio -.
A true copy:
WILLIAM J. GUSTE.
I (Seal) Notary Public
SNov. 30-Jan. 4.
PUT HIMSELF OUT
Bolt Fothergill figured In an
unusual play In the eighth Inning
of a recent game between the
Tigers and Athletics. The De
troit outfielder put himself out
and no ene but the umpire
seemed to know how it was ac
Fothergill, on third, and Bass
Sleor, on fist started a double
Ssteal. Galloway threw low to
a Perkins at the plate and as the
ecatcher took the ball on the
a bound, Fotherglll dashed past
him and across the disc. Perkins
went In pursuit, knowing Fother
r gls had not toueched the plate,
but the runner was waved out
before the btll was applied.
It developed that Umpire Con
r nolly saw fothergill brush Per
kins' glove at the Instant the
ball struck it, thus retiring hla
FLETCHER SETS RECORD
The records do not tell whalt is tho
pu atsta mmbor ot chances over ao
Septed in oe* gam by a major league
a hortatop, butt Art Fletcher of tle
Phillies must have been pretty eloeo
a to the marku im the gm between the
t Redob and Phils In Quakertown, recent
s ty. Art oloetoed feor patouts and tea
a lets, or a total otl 14 chances. T
SPhils wa, T to O, d prIanclplly to
ltchmers' feldla and toe speor
pitchpa oft Gaormg mith.
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