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OCTOBER 22,' 1849.
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- ' STATE OF MISSOURI. v ' .-.i , .
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. . '. C OS S T I TE T I Oil. : ;
rey wbosa li.am'es are annexed, desirous of fortiiing
society to JliielcJ'fesTrnm the evila of itifemprranee,
affjrd mtttual ftssfistatice in cae of sickness, and:le-
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ValB our cnaracjTS as men, uu jneuc iiursrivcj ig, uk
ecve'rned "by 'the fd!Io"wriiiu Constitution and By-Laws.
ARTICLE I.' :- r J
e this association shall be known as tW 'AshleV Di-
yjfOiiVNo;9Jj, of theS 6ns of Teraperauce of the State
.K ii ,..b i-!. 'ARTICLE II -
'' Nai brotlier sliall nlak, bny,; iisll, drej;a .berer-
OFFICERS. . i i! ';
A..B. Si F. S:. T; C., A ' C.,! I. S:,iid O..S., a)laf
whooi shall" be elected' by ballot every fliree months,
vis: last regular meeting 'ini September, Decmber,
March, and June and installed the first regular meet
ing in October January April and July.' ' -! '
:,T ;, j. , ARTICLE IV. -y-
' ' ' ' DDTIKS OF OFFICERS. ' ' ' '
,: Sec 1., It shall be the duty of the W. P. to preside
in the Division, enforce a due observance of the Con
stitution and By-Laws, and exact a compliance to the
roles and usages of the Order; to see that all officers.
perform' their respective duties 'appoint all commit
tees and officers not otherwise provided Tor ; give the
casting vote on all matters before the Division when a
tie may oecnr; inspect and announce the result of all
oauoiing or omer voces uircci me n. p. o can ape
eiisl tneetings when application shall be made in wri
ting byfivp members pf .the Division ; draw upon the
T. for all snms necessary to pay the benefits provided
fo by the Constitution and By-Laws, and other ap
proprta'tions made by the Division. He shall, on the
night he. vacates the chair, see that the quarterly re
tnnis are prepared, for the Grand Division, and the
rier'centage appropriated,' and 'forward the . same in
inie for the quarterly session,' certified' by him, with
the seat: of the Division. He shalK perform such
other duties as the Division or his charge require of
1; .Sec 'fi:3It shall Wjllie duty of the W, A. to render the
VV. P. such assistance as he may require of . him, and
lit the absence ef the W. P. the W. A. shall perform
ljis aniira. v .......... . . ,
VSecVi5."'Tne R.''Si shall keep a fair and impartial
reoerd oflhe proceedings of the Division, write om-
ttflnicauons,' notify all subordinate Divisions not more
than: ten miles of its' puce of meeting, within one week
- eJterV of the name, occupation,' and residence of every
person suspended, rejected or expelled, from this Di-visiefU-
He shall nil up certificates j notify meetings
WTien ordered by the W. P.; attest to ail moneys or
t 'tnd to be paid at a reeiilar tneetirieby the W.' P. and
r ana other. He shall make out at the end of his term,
f r the Division a full report of the proceedings during
h s term and also quarterly returns fof the Grand Di
vuionVwhicb: sKall embrace the number of members ini-
ti tted,.admitfed.by card, initiated by dispensation, sus-
eeiired -and exranded..;iJJe,hall:civa lh 'PVUoJf a
monthly statement, of U,Xiind i and deliver 4J? w.hu-
letntliycauea Upon, HI. mru ,uoua, mtai aiju
oliier: proprlyr the DivTsfijn to hisis.uc.cessor.ih office,
nr fd whotn the DiVisiun' mn-VifsneciaW piiOint. He
shall peribtni nch bthe Unties elinay berrsqUirtd'of
ium;by the.yjvisiun nr ing cliargeifi ?? tt-n "f
-Sec. 7. It shall be. the . duty of the C- to introduce
for initifition -persons who have been previously elect-1
ej.9'IIe!liall alsnirdilttce'vlr.it'i is and furnish'uicm;
with suitable regalli.1: He Bhairwilfi the ald'of tha: A;
C. examine those pvetfent at- Uie 6ieiiiifff 'Of the Divis
ion. He shall see Uiat U.v.officere regalia are i their kite grom
proper places ai uie, openjpg ui mi i wio, uu -m
charge of the same at.Jl.ie .filose. Jle.siiajinaye ciiarge
of such property of tlie. Division as i in "pat be other
wise pTovidedforVand rencicf a full VepbrVto'the Divis
ion at the end of his tertrf.,:" Ii' " " ;'! ',t:'A a'C
Sec 8. It shall be the. dutylof the A.:C to render
such services as the C. or the Divkipo may require of
him. :,v., K,. - r,in, H
iL 'It shall be the dutv of" the I. S. to attend
the door to admit hone but memiefi oflho Order and
candidates for miUationi' .-l'. .'"":J '., ' V""
See. 10. The O. 8. shall guard the door outside, and
keep" off intruders 1 ---T'l' h;i"' -te .U i-r J-
ve'il naembefelb. preseni or iioj, fliel Divisiiiii may pro
ceed Aa consider and, determine it "1 wo-thiros of Hie
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nlembers votini? io laVOfoT Wemonon, n snail bi cw-
:nLurthri)Msibi.'1lall tmtiQf competent winW noftally or bt sutisjilhle provfJeci;
ib motEjirlfundee: epnsideratn;t9Jyarjthjei);iM. Jr.itt.tHtitfntieh"'fl'.-
6 J (irfne ooiy can? yield nti jey tolbe w
l:y ,HMjUf.reiwhera.tb heart iSythfW ealj iaae
1 hav. power to notify two trotherf ttf.sitbp.wjjli
thi liJgHl.n,1 i' VP;iify'ing;breif.ireheW
oi4 j t lu . JJU v monT an
as the cxJeejicy of ,
ii notuy eacn iicceeQinjrin uiy xurn
shall bereriuiretf th'us .to serve more than on Ce, Juritilall
the-btthren sVall I 4 bef6rn ed tjijs tfuWeilLer ill
Tif i W M liiote -O
sVrdi a mouifi
,HJ iimil'lTO viijjiiw 1., ;r, i. , '.
SJfi , VVlipn tlie decision. Of a commillee appoint
ed under Sec.,3, of.-tfils article, otherwise; final, ; shall bin., nrrsented for payment. WndVepor to 4h'i Divftierj
M ' ' t v. paiijinvtvj i s muw j.... . . .... .
ested sliall. have the mivilece of an appeal to! thft-Di-
VKfohVaiid at the time appnintfd for;trying the appeal
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ne commiiies-suaii preaeni ioix,t",v'rv"" -' '.'r '
tlie grounds oa which their decision was founded ; and
,'0 person sliall. lie iiiitiated into tie Di.vjs-
eizMeen years of. ace. nor for a less suinthan
the parties., sball have the privilege of being heard be
fore the Division; and the Dtvision shall determine the
cofrectnesss of. the decisibo'of the committee by a ma
Joriiv of the votes present. - t . : . "
'See. 6. Any member haying been expelled, shall
not bo proposed for membership under aix months from
rinded, reinstaUtfx and who hate .withdrawn during
b'teratoge4her.wiUi':the names and occupation of
mvw nuciiurii .CJLyBllvU BIIU rricvicu, wtvif iic uao
aid causes, of expulsion, the number who violate the
. fifetTgeV how many sign over, and how' many violate it
Mtecen4 time, the number of deaths, and the whole
wraberef actual contributing membersthe amount of
receipts ror initiation fees and dues, with the percentage
due the Grand .Division the amount expended for ben
ttfci the amount on hand and with the ty. P. to
trFrnj w uie taxie.., lie snau periorm such omer amies
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,'--Jw4..de)'eljnp jto.Jiis: fwccesspr, wUhinne
n?. yWiffRO ffxpiretion oi nis ierp.uu nooKs.pa-,
pen, or other nronertir in his possession, bcloneuiff to
- a - j k -.sal t-M ,
bit ofice. j.
ft8efci,ThAA:STsT "shall be. an aid- to tie. K "S
Jr&W$t? 4jM'Jie;V-UL.;:i .He shall render,
y?i?f cftffm.f- !?. W-tnB penormance pi ws
inay.,requtre of him.,.,
tf H W1J tathe duty q? theftto, keep just
WW3 fjwautaieiv. laKioe.nis roceiOK iudu,
i?l WPta,!K,j!lM'( if'. Uraotify eyrery
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tittsa fees end dues during bis WrroVwitfi Ay .other
iw.Jj'frr. j-uincoea wnn tpif ,oo" necessary, iu
wUa;JU a, "it ftmif soorreot- retnrpj for tbe
-,tvusMu-r ri sbau pertorn toco other, flutiei
M te Division wirhrcbarge may require of him. t He
V .. 2 ifltrer f MarfAiiiwr alf niMmrm annVrtain.
t uonars. a ..,-..:.,..... !? . , .. , ,.
Sc. 2. No person shall be admitted into this Dirts-
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ton, wuo aoes not possess a eooa morai cuaracier, r
i , v t i: si. ii
wnn ib any way jncapaoiaieu irora earning liveli
hood, or who has no visible means of support:
' Sec. 3. The name of a norsdn offered for membeTSliin,
most be proposed by a member in writing j $tating age,
residenceand business, which must be entered on the
record, and the subject referred to three brothers for
investigation,;who sliall report in writing at a succeed
ing meeting, when the candidate, shall be balloted for
with ball ballots, and if not more than four black balls
appear against bun, lie sliall be declared elected ; but
if Ave or more black balls euuear. he shall be reiected
and sd decuired -: No person so rHecteJ.lhkll bd egan
proposed in atj .Uivjson of Uie Order ander six nontlM.
Sec.' 4. "A proposition for' membership shall not be
withdrawn after it has' bean: referred to 'a' eomuittee
for investigation, without the consent of a majority 6f
the members' present. V;j sr. l.x-r ;.fin' i.i r
sec. O. A vote of rejection may -be reconsidered
within three meeting, exclusive of 'the meeting at
which Uie vote was taken. But a ''vote' Which has re
sulted in an election, shajl not be 'reconsidered." j"
Sec; 6. The name at a. candidate or brother consti
tutionally suspended,, selected or expelled, shall not be
published in any other manner than the usual notice to
the Divisions. ' -ir ; !,.
Sec. L'lny-brother applying for membership by
deposit of card, shall be subject to the same' ballot as a
new applicant. ' ' i ! . ' ,: s -- ...;' v.
' ' v CONTRIBUTIONS AIIO BKKKFII'S. . ,
Sec. 1. -The regular dues to this Division shall not
be less than six and a quarter cents per week.
; Seo. 2-' Everv bona fide jnemb-cri'whb shall be oual-
ified as required by the Constitution and By-Laws of i the usual notice
;:Reciila Qaarterly Terms shall -toosnnre ace on the
vLfirst of OotoW,' January, "April andJly. .v-i, , .?, v
Officers elected previous to tlieexnirationof halt tho
termfttaji lie-eiitjiiea to inc iuu nouprs oi tneieiro,
tliose electe after holftlie trm has expired", shall not
counMhe. honors except where thy iay be elected to
DlflLCU IU IUII V1CW Ul IIIB VI. r BIIU VI. A.iIIU Vlllil
fill,, vacancies occasioned eyreaiRuaAioiveuspenMoe, ft eX8nrined by' heni : and pYesfi'uted to fee membeKiky
expulsD.n or death ; ini. wicfc efts brother -w lh.a nd 'ApTnill'caieS'tne first baiioftugall
serves the residue of U. terrosball be, entitled to.tl4e fc, fi eit 'U shall apneaV maf 'acantfigjM
full honors; knd he who resigns, or is suspended or ex- been. ttnfnt,entiona!ly: relected,,J idf ' whlcKcvethe
pelled, shall forfeit h , .., ; V4 P. shaUorder a second VaHoiingwhenir
-v .. ARTICLE IX.'' - ' Jppe., th,tV..4indiJf U'SmidZ
Sc. 1. After a Division has! been, instituted Shree k cahdldehVli ty$&AkX$iil
terms, no brother shaU.be eligib e to the office of ,V. M of WbloVrWp
P., unless helias served ,a , regular quarterly term as fil' tl.-.-ti;4Sn .n7.r-VIi?-. 1;
W.'A.Vhot!shall any brother.be eligible to the office of
vi .. ' . .i . - v ' .'1 a ' - i - J
. a., unless ne nas servea iwo lermsm n Buuoroi-
nate office cr oflices. ':,'-' '' t- '' '
i. See. 3. ICo broLhcr shall serre two terms, in the same'
offiae, Murine Uie terra of oue year, except in the of Sees
f JL. F.S.wd T..-..4 -.' . . i - - . :
. Sec. fitf brotlier shall be jettglble to office" who is'
under twonrv-one years or aget -- -
,.-.'!-v ARTICLE X.-! i:;;m: -iiv;
'. Io ! ..''i so ii-.!Tiotaiao-ABTiota .2. isa ,- '-;
.Sec 1 Aiiy brother ripJUtinsl Article 2, of the Con
slitutiyn, sjiali forfait lus .roembeiship, and JiiS name
snail ne.erasea iron) ine douks, oner pruce.euiiig in bc-
cordance'with Sections t; 3 and 4, of Article VII.
NeveTth'elsss it shall be in the power of two-thirds of
the members present at a regular meeting, to reinstate
hiin.jon liU resiguing the-ConsUtutionkand paying a
fine of If 1 ; for Uie econd oSoce they sliall have tlie
power to reinstate lain on his re-signing the Conititu
tibn'and payih? a fin's of -t'2r for the third offence, he
can be admitted as a newly proposed member only:
provided Uiatthe power to reinstate shall not extend
over the term of one month from; the time-the -offence
was proven.. The above fines must be paid sto the F.
S. on the nighl he is reinstated or the member, to
siand suspended until thejr afe paid. ' ' i
Sec. 2. If the Division refnse to reinntate a brother,'
he shall be declared expelled, and tbe R. S. shall give
this Division, shall in case of sickness or disability, be
entitled to,' and receive weekly,' .not lest, than three
dollars ; except it be shown, that such sickness or disa
bility be brought on by his' own improper. conduct!
Sec. ''3.'. No Brother, residinsi;withiii' five miles of the
Division of which Wis a member, shall be entitled to
benefits for more than 6na week previous to hi esse
being reported to suqh. Division. ;fo benehts shall be
granted for less tune than one iwetk. - All : arrears,
either for dues or finesj shall lo every case be deduct
ed from the first payments' I ........ , . . , t .. ,
: Sec' 4. In ca'se ofthe death :of. a. hrotfier entitled to
the TuneraTTandTceeD account of the disbursements.'
' Sec.' B'On.thy deatliofttte wife" of 'a brothcK also
fberieficial, he shall be entitled t.othe suin of fifteen i dol
lar as a funeral benefit.' ' ' v -:i ;? ;
. " 1 ARTICLETIL , -, -: : -
Sec2 f." A'nV memneV'wr.i'sh'bil offend jpainst these
Articlea bfBf-Laws; jfiVept'1 Aiticle 2, sliall s be sub
ject to be fined, VepirmiWdeduspeiie expelled,
as 'two thirds.' of the mcmbers,'brcstt ut 'dny""rc'gnlaf"
meeting may ete'rmlhei1 'T' "K ' '(i'f1'
" Sec. 2?. Everv rjienibor' shall be entitled to a 'fair
trial for any offence' 1 involving reprimand,' 'suJpoiieioii
or expulsion , but nO'rfletnbe'r shall be put wii trial. un
. 4. In case of the death ol a. brother entiileu to
tf, the snm bf thirty d'ollftr; shall be appropria
a funeral befit fit. 'The Vi-Py in the absence, of
itent reIatidns"or friendsrshall take charge; of
Seo. 3. Anv officer or representative, violating Ar
ticle 2, shall not be eligible to fill such, or' any office,
for twelve months from the time he is reinstated, and
shall forfeit all honors. " ' -
; Sec' 4. "Any memberknowirg of ,a brother having
violated Article 2, and neglecting to prefer the charge
to the Di vision within three weeks after, shall be fined
one dollar, .; . --....
., . .riARTICLEXl. ' ;
, No alteration or addition shall be made to this Con
stitution,' unless by a twb.third-vote of the Natioiiai
Division. ' - .,, it
. -. .J1 CjtnmUtii oifjtuiriity 'corsrsng of tjiref iesn
b'XJjwhose duty shall consist U) thV'exa.mjifTbn of all
bin. presented for payment, and report to 4h Division
d t) their validttyi and Li accordance with-.tie cobsti
tulion and by-laws of this Divuiob.
'k AR TICLE IIL spci.l 90TIS. or PFHQB4.i
-. I.?.ffie JRiCA, K.. aafceepjooaT
in. which, he shair cpVd;.the' ConsUt'nlk)nBj-LaS,
Ri'iies of Order; and all iimenSif n)4 !&iffJ!$t-f$&
all resolutions that mav; be ma3 J"ror tfme t time ; pe
shall keep' it on his desk, during meeting nrjtj) . the
inspection of members 1 he' shall read such part or part
of its contents as tliej VretLren may reqirife, wlien pfer
milted by the1 W.1 fc: ' V V " 'Z, W.'l
to retire with the V."-A.')into the ani'-rqqm pre vipns'o'
the initiation of members etecti Vrid cbffecf from" 1,6 ani
theinRiation 'feeV reriderfne td'tne'vV; Pia'rep jrt imme-
idiitely after that pC.tbe W. A. . . ' - -
DAttOTINC FOR AfrD LNTRODl'CTIOS'Qr MPMaERS
1 : Jn b allptlng JTor m'e inbers,' the baltot-blyi; sTi all pe
i . . -.. . -. - . i r.fi i-jls , jCi.J -
week from the night of nis election. If not presentea
within that time, his election shall be void Provided
Aowft-cf.thatbhavcilableieeessity snail b'sicieni
exeuse for .uotqmpljing with Ape abpye.; f dj 1 .
a r irn r tt
f X : Should any brother "desire f J wifrdtt Yroni
fellowship with tMs Uivisrorf,!! shall tfgtAinfie lame
ih of en-Division i art if it be Intpoisiblerto slase-lorrSar-snnL
he shhJl apply in .writing iriend'.ifi&i&tt of
the books, and a)majoriyofJhe.Di vision coqseji to
tor ho shall .be entitled to ji'Car.d. tyjifadrautyrf
his paying, fpftlie skvde toth'eT.'S. t!ieiVni'of 25 bentsw
2. Arty brother itnllilngrromffiarJvvisibn,
may rejoin- by: paying up; his back dues provided the
application be made- within one.-month after: hi iwith
drawal f otherwise tq, pay the .regular, adjoining Jfoe i
and provided, moreover, no charge of having violated:
hia pledge in the interim,' shall be millle 'and soitalljad
aeainstirn..':" j ' "' J " 11 -W viiilL
'' ' 'i s ARTICLE Vlih ,5s6!-iv
Suspended. member ii attdmemJbers -pnpettd in ether
r"-'-i..-.::J.U i -Divisions. ..w.-JI ?t r.
t h 1. Suspended members on beine reinstated,, shall
par tbe amount of their indebtedness at the lime of their
suspension,' together with the whore ambufil orfue to
which they would have bead tiabU had they iJot Wen
suspended ; aadno inspended meabr:shll: be unfilled
to receive, any .benefits until after tka lapse, f. three;
months from bis reinitiation. . r.r , j ..-.r.-,
, 2. (The name of no person ahafl be entertained for'
ad mission into this Division who has been already pTo
posedin another, unless'six weeks have elapsed sine he
was elected into such Division er unless bis aaaaeku
been withdrawn by consent of such Division. y;.
ess Charges, duljf specifying his,flence, be.aubmitted
in wriuncr ov a raeraDer.oi uie uivuion. r, n.- .
'"Sec'3. 'Wh'eft charges have',been preferred ecaiast
rother, l in'i i proper manner,'or a'liy matters of griev-
betWeen britliers, are Drought before the Divu-
9 thet ViH Di Yeferrpd to ipeclal committed of
IK aUIJliiUCB SJU DJiaila) WV11 B IliitO UQIttv OB iiie
exaiist vvMt Aff UhJUm. Um WikaitwaaTa. i 4h awA mlf!. mA
WHOP WfAl BUIUIIa DUIUUIUI1 Ul UM HOSt BUU VAUIUI'in BIIU
determtfe the matter ih tote'stfoaiiand if their' decis
ion'j' does' not InVoIve the' su'spe'naion ;or expulsion of a
meroberi and no abneal he' taken from it to the Divis-
"'fKat'-l- i a ' ' A' I j 1 .a mm m
ion. u taail oe final: witnodt other action.; Should tlie
'iemmlitee'bci 'jBOAfriHiet ofthjf necessity 'of suspending
or expelling a memhet,-they shall submit a motion for
me purpose ip iue vivispn pr acuon.' ; f i
" Sec. 4.,' When 'a' motion for the expulsion or auipen
sion of n' member 'shalJ have been submitted in duet
ARTICLE I.; (i (.
This Division shall assemble one eveninp' in each
wt-k,'ai sncli time and place as a majority of'the mem
bera may, from time to timp, direct. ' In the absence of
the W. P. and W. A. tho P. W. P. may be called .upon
to preside; nccordincr to the tlumUoii of luno in which
t.iey have btciuu office. ; ., j . .; ... .
, . r .ARTICLE IL of committee's
, Tlie V?. P. sUailj at 'each' regular quarterly meeting
oi lite Uivsiou, npjK)inT i.nrr sianainR cowiniiiees, who
shall' si-'rvc il iti! tho on'd of eaoh quarter, trulvss excused
oy the 'Divmim. Ths no.inteea ahall consist of.. .
(i.fj;, .ARTICLE .vll.-r-rxts a.ib t
6 iJThe initiation fee, including regaliau. shatTbe
three dollars. The due's to, this Divlijbh sift'TJe 25
cents' per" month f but persons' Item g af tWtrmeef fbln-
r' I.' Jt Gohiniifee IVuus ami Means, consisting
three wemlu'r, whoso duties jliall bo to audit the ac
counts -'of the. -Tti and trier.' S. as to receipts and ei
peitiiilafts, jteporiing-' tTi'e-Jrt'suU of 'these examinations
tQ.tte-.LiyfS"i pt tii sHoond meeting oe eacoxjuatwr.
It shall be furthermore tlieir duty to devise weya and
means f preseryiog , and, increasing the funds of .the
Division, and to exercise aa espeuial guardianship oyer
llio same in lis apjiuconuu,. - ( j;,i, c,. ft..,;,
2.'? Comifiiltce of it7e.iiifaion,.consisUuE: of. three
members, 'whose duty it shall be. to instijute a;thvrough
ar.i rigid scrutiny Into the character,' 'standing, and geri-
ingeverSO years of age and under 60, shalF paytW
cents anneally rt addition to other 4asLrerspn over
60 years and under 70 years of age, shall pay one doi- -lar
annually in addltion to bther does.' ' lt"
' 2. The monthly d lies shall be paid attfie latfi aie('
mgin each roontlwi-'i i .1 7 r i!l i atrn ei ahw
' ARTICLE YIHfJ-F.NW, FORFEITS lKPtriAI1T:lf.
1Z JnmuroUty, If any brothei 'sjiall.be jOopfjoted'
of fulony, fraud, or any other1 disgraceff act:' oj' iThe
follow anv wicked or notdrioro practice, or usVanV un
lawful means to' procur'ei a livelihood If.lhVTision
are satisfied of ithe fact, he ahaJIWexp'eiledl dl lo
5 2. Any, brotAerwhO; f eilAiwSiolk
the WP. when called to order, or use disreapectlnl
language1 toWafdl eitheV1l.rac'er?t6T Irlmsmrbe
s'ubiec t td fihe'for-ieatfh sVhe of "i-twtidv ve
into thie. Division, and report the rtsuk of. their scfu-
tin,y,in writingto the Division at the first regular meet-
ing.thereafter. . u "
'9i:'Vt Vinting Commillte, whose dnty it sliall be, to"
visit and render such assistance as may "be' legal and
fequiradj to all brothers reported to be sick.'" They
dollarirl op expelled at theplirjti ef:uer)iiiBaoaq
r'wtfwwArrjrpthar' re wwnflrr benefits
from the Division who Jay ba. found te ba iamQS'ng,uoon
it, uj itugiiiug sivamui u( uisauuiiy, auaii DB.naea, sua-
pendedor exnellc Jf,' ai 't 0-tIut.ds of the' DivisioQ may
determine: 'i"' w' -t iU
, :l.4rpivulgU,s -pr&m KaiVeSX
shall divulge ,the name o a blither who has spoken w -
voted airaiust 'anv person nVonbsed fordmWffib inti "'
this DiviiiebvWho,'iiriMeptae'lne dBaBfiW 4t
eral fitness of all persons who may-apply for admHsioirjthtf 'Division in a manner toiepi4)dirturantMWaU!ry
feellass among the brethren,or who shall 'rfE35
secrets, passwords, of private liffieir cf tWCJfon ttf 1
any person, not a member Df the , Same, 4haU.be Coed. Iiof;'
less than que .dollar, and be, able.to.STpnsionc .fi-f-'-;""
pulsion, according to the provision of Aha constitutiow ;;.
in regard to the same. "'.''"'".''"' '' '