A MATTER OF HEALTH
MS NO SUBSTITUTE
MRS. LYDIG'S MANY PANS
One of the Few Women Who
Heavy Peacock Tails.
New York Press.
Only a woman blessed with a clear
olive complexion, superimposed on a
rich xed, and a dark, lustrous eye, like
Mrs. Phil Lydig, would dare to present
the bold contrast she does in carrying
a peacock feather fan. A woman of
fair complexion would look positively
palid if she dared bring the iridescent
colors in contrast with her face, but
the former Mrs. Stokes can do it safely
and to advantage. He collection of
fans by the way is one of the most
varied and costly in New York, and
they are of historical as well as intrin
eic value. Indeed^ she has two curio
i cabinets set aside tor them alone. There
1 she exhibits tiny bespangled affairs of
the empire period so email that they
-j are called fans only by comtesy oth
ti ers of ostrich plumes, with newel-laden
sticks^ Spanish fans, painted with
soenes from the arena or bedecked by
I dark-eyed senoritas who smile from lat
ticed windows on the minstrels who
are caroling their lays. This collec
tion, as it stands, would take hours to
look thru, and now that Mrs. Lydig's
friends have learned of her weakness
in this direction, they are sending her
so many new treasures that it is likely
a third cabinet will be called into
The records of the daydeaths,
births, marriages, hotel arrivals, rail
road time tables, real estate transfers,
building permits and other information
of interestwill be found, together
with want advertisements, on page 27
of this issue.
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Correspondence of The Journal.
Christiania, Norway, March 31.The
winter fisheries, and especially the cod
fisheries, have for generations been of
the greatest importance to Norway. I
later years they have not come up to
the mark, however, and this season will
hardly reach the average. The weather,
so long unfavorable, has improved of
late, the catch of the last week has
been very satisfactory, and the pros
pects are favorable. Tn catch of last
we ek was 7,000,000 cod.
The total catch up to date is about
seventeen and three-quarter millions,
including the Pinmarken winter fish
eries. This is about 2,000,000 more than
last year, but 3,000,000 less than in
1902. About 30,000,000 is considered a
fair average at the end of March, and
there is much to be made up before
that average is reached, so much in
deed, that it may be taken for granted
that it cannot be done.
According to official statistics 14,164
hectoliters of steamed fish oil have
been produced, while 4,146 hectoliters
V$SK Sv r.
liver havr been set aside for inferior
grades of oil. Of roe there has been
produced 25.163 hectoliters. This by
product of the cod is gaining in impor
tance every season, as the French sar
dines fisheries seem to be entirely de
pendent on the Bupply of cod roe as the
best bait. The French are getting so
anxious about cod roe that they send
representatives to the Lofoten districts
and purchase it direct from the fisher
The catch in Lofoten was 4,000,000
cod last week, a result surprisingly
The prices now paid in Lofoten are
$6 to $8 per 100 fish, and $7 to $9 per
hectoliter liver. ^.Thej^ have beeng^pro
"duWd 6%*83* hectoliter steamed.medical
oil 376 lastvear, and of roe
11,150 hectoliters against 3,050 hecto
liters last year.
The Finmarken fisheries may now be
considered as ended, and the result ia
about 800,000 fish. Last year the catch
was about 1,000,000. The codfisheries
will, however, contirmed for a month
or two longer, and the final result may
be even better than now expected,
estate here has been on the decline,
prices and rents have come down and
property ownerB are in despair how to
clear expenses on their holdings.
Bent is 25 to 30 per cent lower than
a few years ago. I one section every
sixth house stands vacant. The
property owners will now combine to
get the former rates restored.
Before you buy look orer beautiful Linden Hills. I have
three new all modern, up-to-date houses, thoroughly well built
for homes fine grounds and splendid view, overlooking lakes.
One of these owners has mt with reverses, and contractor
must sell. Now, if I cannot suityou on any of these new houses,
I can sell you a fiae lot oyerlooking lakes, with gas and water,
and furnishyou money to build to suit yourself. Call for list
of lots and acres near the city. ,z~
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NORWA TS COD FISHERIES
1 'S 1 HAVE A GOOD* YEAR
Still the Catch Is Rather Below Average as YetChristi-
ania Real Estate at Low EbbNews of the Theaters
The Norwegians Students and Their Trip
Signs of Spring.
Bjorn Bjornson's Jubilee."
March 22 it was twenty-five years
since Bjorn Biornson made his debut
as an actor. The event was fittingly
observed in theatrical circles. I the
evenine the play, Geografl osr Kiaer
lighed'' Ge6graph and Love), by
Blorustjerne Bj&rnson, his father
Ever'.since the smash in 1899, real the poor and lowly ones He style was
given at the National theater, B.iorn
Bjornson acting the part of Professor
Thygesenone of his best. After the
performance there was a feast in his
honor, and many flattering words were
said of him.
It is, however, not so much as an
actor that' he is known, but as the man
to whom the erection of the National
theater is mainly due, and it is his
achjeven|ents as its director that have
made hind popular.
I will not be easy to find another
man to take'his place when he is gone
but he is now at his best and may have
a great number of years ahead of him,
years ne is sure to ^devote to the cause
he loves as*his owifrlifethe stage and
its mission as an-.emica.tor of his coun
trymen^ $ it*.
PrQfqssor,Nansen in ondon
A few days ago Professor Nansen
went to England to' deliver some lec
tures on scientific subjects before the
society at London. Im
mediately the newspapers over there
had it that the professor ha 4 come to
TYPICAU COD BOATS IN THE NORWEGIAN FISHERIES.
lecture on the political relationship be-1
tween Norway and Sweden. Such was
not the case, however. The professor,
while delivering no lectures on politics,
was interviewed by several leading
London papers, and expressed his views
freely. also sent articles, explain^
ing the situation, to the London Times
and to leading French and German
From his countrymen at home he re
ceives full credit for what he has done
to enlighten the outside world on the
Amalia Skram Dead*.
Amalia Skram was one of the few
Norwegian jWQinen who has made '-a
THE MINNEAPOLIS JOtTR^At.
aires, who may be
name tor herself as a suceessful writer cured for the coroihR season Mfs Ragna
of books. She was born in Norway
and spent her youth in Bergen, where
she was married to a sea captain. With
him she visited many foreign coun
tries, and that she received many last
ing impressions tiom her travels is
proved by some of her literary works.
Her main work, however, was the true
descriptions 0 the people of Tier na
tive town, Bergen, and especially o
A MILLION CODFISH HEADS I N A. HEAP A LOFODEN.
1 .LI. 1!_J.: A 4-U.v. IIVA that t\T rather realistic, something. like that of
Zola, and she was misunderstood by
many of her countrymen. She there
fore' turned her back on her native
land and went to Denmark some years
ago, -where she maiied the Danish
writer, Erik Skram. She continued her
literary work till the last, and when
she died, a few days ago, she left the
manuscript of a large book, "Menne-
sker," Which will certainly be pub
lished and read with great interest by
her many friends.
The Norwegian Students' Trip.
The Norwegian student singers' in
tended tour to America is progressing
nicely. The crown prince has been
named as protector of the affair, just
for what practical purpose I don't
know, but he acted in the same ca
pacity for the Swedish students when
they went to America, and so the
Cfiristiama students thought they would
have it the same way
The financial standing of the Nor
wegian student society is, as usual with
most of such societies, not any too good.
The debt on their clubhouse has in
Creased alarmingly in recent years. I
had reached the point where the cred
itors were about to sell the building.
The students and other interested per
sons, held a meeting-at which it -was de
cided that something must be done at
once that would bring in the -much
needed cash. A week of vaudeville
was finally agreed* upon, and the idea
proved a success, as the young -me
managed to take in about ourtieen thoui
sand Kroner to keerj the wolf from the
door. When in a pinch next time they
will find some wny of raising more
funds, as in days gone- by. Norway has
not lxke Amenea,-a number of -minion*
Defoe five Page
touched" for a few
thousands by poor students on such
The prospects for professional people
in Norway are not by any means en
couraging.. There are altogether too
many studgnfe in th,e different branches
and it is impossible for all the graduates
to find proper employment in this coun
try. This is particularly true of the
medical profession, Me with a clear
understanding of this, professors, physi
cians and others, have therefore warned
young men who intend to choose medi
cine to turn their attention to some
thing else. Several young physicians
have lately emigrated to America.
There is overproduction, also, in naval
officers, and several have gone to
America or become officers in the mer
chant marine, as at present there are
no openings in the Norwegian navy.
Naval officers make able sea captains
in the merchant marine. I know such
a man who left the naval service a few
years ago and he is now at the head of a,
line of .combined passenger and freight
steamers plying between Gralviiaton and
Central American porfcfy and earns ass
much in a year, as he, W$U isAea.
provements can be made, while other?
are consulting designers and' con
structors trying to bring out a creation
able to beat anything afloat.
The theaters are alse aware of the
fact that spring is approaching and that
a nice, bright evening itf a competitor to
be reckoned with, and they are trying
band to find "draxyi^ cards."
Wettergren, vfor-yearsrtjne'ef? the-heading
actresses at'tne" National.
The Central theater is still making
money out of "Ola Lia," which has
now been given more than a hundred
An American circus has announced its
cortimg: here in a few 4ays, and as Chris
tiania is devoted to such entertain-
ments, its stay is likely to be mutually
KEFLECTIONS OF A BACHELOR.
New Yoik Press.
When a man's married bis poverty begins.
The joy of living is chiefly avoiding the pain
There is something about a rich wife mighty
fascinating, till are married to her.
A man cariies on terribly about the coal bills.
but -nobodv ever heard htm claim the UaUOr blUa
are too high. ,_
A girl always speaks of a Turkish bath in the
same tone of voice she would use about boys who
go in swimming without bathing gaits.'
IN OJHER woam,
"Those who dance," remarked the man with
the quotation habit, "must payvthe fiddler."
"Or in otlxer v-ords." said the grass widow
er, with a sigh, "those who wed must pay ali-
A GENTLE BEMTNDEE.
Detroit Free Press,
abcut coal bills that ,_...
to him again and we re all out. What shall
Mrs TrueLet him freeze for a while and
he'll think of it hlmselt.
*i iS IK*
in the navy. 1 Wsk I'5?
The First Signs of'Spring* -A
Whatever little snow -We' have had
this winter has disappeareoVand the sun
is shining bright and warm every day.
During the night a little snow may iall*
but it is as a rule gone before noon.
Vessels laid up for the winter are be
ing put into trim ad ,mauy a sailor lad,
for whom the winter has been a hard,
turn, looks cheerful N&f^wKtre/. 1
poor and. unemployed mfrpeq thing* in,
a brighter light, as sprrng is, sure to
make their conditions better, with more
work, and less 'suffering^fiforo,,- cold.
The sport sailors have already made
their first visit the boat,clubs, just
to look at tbdiv craft and see what 1m-
The National theater will produce*
operas, grand and cotnicv thru April, and
that is another sure- si^n that the win-^Sf
ter is gone.
The-Fahlstrom theater is making a hit
with the new plays* TerT Viken,"
turned into a^drsftWa frm Jbsen's well
known poem. Th^T$8gE$fer hast also se*
BlueM. husband is so tired hearing
I don't dare
Special to The Journal.
Grand Forkflj N P. April 27.Maga-
zines recently received in this city from
Norway give an interesting account of
the discovery of the famous Krag
Jprgenson "rifle which is used by
the' tJnited Spates army, a^ Well as by
other nations, and the story is df par
ticular interest to the northwest be
cause the inventor of the rifle was thei
father of Bobert S. S. Pergh, American
consul at Gothenberg, Sweden, formerly
a resident of this city, Minneapolis and
.Tw o. of, hisdsughter live in this,
city, and they ^ave a phonograph of a
large^monument, shown herewith, which
wa& erected some time a,go, in honor of
the man .who originally perfected the
patent out of whieh the Krag-Jorgenson
rifle was evolved. Howevqr, the.moun
ment was erected in honor of other
achievements of the famous Norwegian,
Christian William Bergh, who in his
day was showered with'laurels by the
king of Norway, and who but for his
exceeding liberality, would have died
wealthy and would have had the fame
of inventing one of the jnost deadly
weapons of modern warfare.
Christian Bergh was a masor in the
army of the king of Norway, serving as
do all the able-bodied young men of that
country. I was then that his in
ventive genius, always active,- was
turned towards the perfection of a pile,
and it was after mony months of study
that he evolved the rifle that now bears
the name of anothen
Maior Bergh held his invention tor
some' time, but never was secretive
about it. showed it to friends, and
experimented further with it, but never
took any precaution such as the laws
of Norway and Sweden afford, nor did
he obtain a patent or keep secret a sin
gle one of the twenty odd inventions
that are credited to him in stories from
over the sea.
.Gave Away His Invention.
'One' of Majof Bergh's
in the army was a man named lvrag,
an for some acts of friendship on the
part of Krag, Manor Bergh turned oyer
to him the invention. Krag interestedt
Jorgenson in it* and a few. s8
changes were made, after which the
rifie was placed on themarket and sev
eral years ago the patent rights for.this
country were sold to the United Stat?
government for a handsojrie vnoe. Ihn,
Vn a nutshell, tells the story of the in
vention of the Krag-Jorgenson rifle, con
sidered the most deadly infantry
weapon of the present day,
MIGHT HAVE WON M0EE.
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"I know it, but it was such a temptation. I
bought Steel at* CO and sold at 68."
"Oh, Algernon, how could you? It went
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Maior Bergh was a man of ranprit
able 'physique. was the |trong6st
man in tiie army, and often lifted cows
and horses bodily. could hft a
man with his right arm and stretch
him forth as most men would a sack
shot I was while he was still serv-,
ine as major in the armies of thekrng
that he received a commission as gov
ernment engineer, having shown re
markable, ability that aft*--*^
served in* that -earned' *W^gJ. Jg
18T3 When--he died. constructed
many of the 'famous mountain roads
of Norway'and Sweden, and" these are
today pointed to with pride,.among the
best and most durable in the woyld^
Monument to Bergh. ,^'U
The monument shown herewith, was
erected on the highest mountain in
Norway, and beside it is a road, tnat
Was constructed under the direction of
Maior Bergh while he was an engineer.
The monument is about twice as high
April 2% 1905.
BERGH REAL INVENTOR
W MADLY tKRAG^ORG'
Famous Norwegian. Inventor GaveJ&is Secret to
Kxag as a Token of Friendship-His Son,
an American Consul, Soon to Visit
CORNER IN ANCESTORS
THE PAGE FAMILY
In Sussex, England, there is a town
called Pagham or Pagehatn, and the
first to bear the name Page is said to
have been that Hugo Pagham who
was sent by Edward, i a 1257, with dis
patches to the King of Spain. Perhaps
because he was a messenger of the
king he was called Page, or the name
was evolved from that of the town.m
which he lived, and this, in turn, w$s_
a name derived from the Latin pagus,
a village, or the country. Or it may
be easier to start with the Greek word
pais, meaning boy. Boys of noble birth,
In, personal attendance upon their Sov
ereigns, became known as pages, and
perhaps one assumed that as his sur
name. Paige and Pages are forms of
the name, and its diminutives are
Paget, Pagit and Pagitt.
A brass in St. Mary's church, Bed
font, a town near London, records) that
Matthew Page, gent, and his loving
mother Isabel, are there laid to rest,
and that he gave to the poor of the
parish 20 forever. Th date on the
tablet is 1631.
The pilgrim was Colonel John Page,
who settled in Virginia. was from
Bruton, England, son of Thomas Page,
and was baptized Dec. 26, 1828.'
was probably a relative of Sir Gregory
Page of Kent, England. Colonel Page
was one of their majesties' council in
Virginia. died in 1692. will he
left to eighteen relatives "funerall
Great \n Courage, Conduct and In FameOne of the First Families of VJr-
glnlaHistoric Rosewsll Where Jefferson Drafted Declaration of Indepen-
denceRepresentatives In Concord and Bunker HillFamily Anecdotes and
TraditionsHeraldic Emblems Signify Loyalty and Truth.
By ELEANOR LEXINGTON.
Hi portrait by Sir Pe-
ter Lely, is Still extant. Many *amily
portraits have survived to the present
time. One is of Judith Carter Page,
who looks out upon this latter-day
worl resplendent in green satin.
The location known as Eosewell, in
Gloucester county, Virginia, was set
tied by Colonel Page's son, Matthew,
about 1700. The present Kosewelbman
sion was built about 1725 by Matthew's
son, Mann Page, who inherited a- vast
landed estate. For many years Rose
well was the largest and most costly
house in the old dominion. The marble
casements were imported, the polished.
mahogany carved by hand, and the ap
pointments of almost regal Bplendor.
The place remained in the Page family
until 1838. Tradition has it that TJhom
as Jefferson drafted the declaration, of
independence at Bosewell before going
to Philadelphia at any rate, he was a
friend of Governor John Page.
To go back a httle, the name
"Matthew Page, gent.," appears in
the character of William, and Mary Col
lege. Both he and his son Mann were
educated at Eton college. Mann's two
wives," curiously enough, were njfcmed
Judith. The first was Judith Wonneley,
THE BEHOH MONTJHENX.
as a telegraph pole, and is cut from
a single piece ox stone taken from the
mountain on which it stands. Upon it
are carved the following:
C. W BERGH
Translated to English this is: "Stone
in Memory of C. W Bergh, Director of
Colonel Robert S. S. Bergh, Ameri-f
can ^consul at Gothenburg as coming
to, this country soon for ,a visit with Rela
tives nd mends, juyTit is interesting
to* note th^^tha son* 'has^ fUowed-ibe
footsteps of his father- in inventive
way and has an invention upon which
he expects to Becure a Batent, in this
Unlike his father, he is keeping the
invention a strict secret even from his
best friends and his relatives. When
he arrives in this country he will go
to Washington to secure his patent
rights, and then he will come west.
Bringing Books with Him
Colonel Bergh was consul at Gothen
burg in McKinley 's administration,
and it is expected he will again be
named to the position, as his populari
among the- Swedes is greater than
that of any consul ever stationed' at
Gothenburg, and he has been doing
much to introduce American goods into
is 'Bringing with him many rare
books that h& has gathered the past
few years and will place them in the
library of the University of North Da
kota. These books are among the finest
in the old world and will be a
most valuable addition to the library
of the university, making it_ perhaps
the first in the entire country in. regard
to Works Of famous Scandinavian au
who was a "most excellent and choice
lady. Alas, grief!" Thus is her stone
inscribed with many like expressions.
ifis second wife was Judith Carte?, when tBeiwamin Bush called A\, a "sink
daughter of Eobert Carter, president of of iniquity being desirous of-t he re-
the Dominion of Virginia, always called, 3njg$gfl %f the capital to ^Philadelphia,
royal style of living. Judith Carter
Page survived her husband, upon whose
tombstone ,it is recorded that "this
monument was piously erected to his
memory by -his mournfully surviving
Mann Page's grandson was^ John
Page, chosen governor of Virginia In
place of James Stonroe in 1802. Before
this, however, John Page .had, been in
ptfblic life, was with Washington
one of his expeditions against the
French and Indians, and served thru
the revolution I the Congressional
Record of 1789 we find that John Page
and James Madison, representatives
from Virginia, Were living in Maiden
lane. New York, the seat of government
beinaf/ at that time in. NJSW "STorfc, Jor
which city Mr. Page had a. good word
New York was superior to -any place
he knew for the orderly and decent
behavior of its inhabitants.
Governor Page was survived Joy his
second wife, Margaret Lowther, who
was. visited Lafayet te in 182, when
on his way to RJchmo|id, for the cele
bration given, in his honor. The gov
ernor's name, with th at of other pa
triots of the revolution, was inscribed
upon the obelisk erected for the occa
sion. MajpT Carter Page, cousiaTJif the
overnor, was present at the celebra
lon, and his name, too, was upon, the
honor roll. Carter Page served as aide^
de-camp to Lafayette. married -fl
Lucy, daughter of Thomas Nelson, a
"signer.'I Sh was the major's sec
second wives seem to have
been the rule of the family. A Btory
is told of Governor Page's sister, Mrs.
Baylor she was young, Deautif/ul and a
widow. A friend of the family, Cofarael
Burwell, lost his wife and soon after
proposed marriage to the widow, but
she refused at first to listen to him
However, they were finally married be
fore "the year and a day had elapsed
since the death of his wife. After the
marrriage ceremony the colonel said: i
Now, Lucy, you can weep for your
tlear George and I will mourn for my
The Pages were allied by marriage to
the patriotic family of Brooke, and
Pagebrooke is one i Virginia's historic
Among the New England progenitors
of thePage. family: were Nathaniel Page,
who settled in Bedford, Mass, about
1680. Nathaniel Page, the fourth, of
the name, was cornet and standard
bearer at Concord,, John Page was at
Lexington and Bunker Hill. One of
New Hampshire's governors was.'John
Page, and Thomas Jefferson: Page was a
The coat of arms reproduced is Or, a
fesse dancette between three martlets
azure, a bordure of the.laft. Crest, a
demi-horse forcene (rearing), per pale
dancette or and azure. Motto, Spe^Lia
bor Levis, lighten labor by hope* This
crest belonged to Sir Gregory Page, of
Kent, and .is the same as that pur on
the tombstone of Colonel, Page, settler,
whose arms have, in addition to
fesse and marklets, a middle ',?bie
crescent. Th arms of the settler'*
wife, Alice Luckin, also on her monu
ment, is a fesse indented between the
leopard's faces, or, Crest, a demi
griffin or, issuing from a iowM Th
horse in heraldry, signifies readiness for
king and country, and is on of the win
cipal bearings in heraldry^ -A* xes se
borne in the center of a shield, ia a mili
tary belt or girdle of honor. Iaeette,
signifying water, seems to tfoip' .M
naval honors. Anire denotes loyaltyp
and truth. The leopard represent aJv
valiant warrior, and the griifln,^
More Settlers Going to the
Northwest Than Ever Before,
i' i M- Afs
Special fcorrespondeno". & &K
Winnipeg, April &There Is/ no
longer any dotfbVthfit this js i be the
best year io? imnugration that western
CknaH hS ever lfad,Th Candian
Pacific railway is having .th greatest
difficulty, with all of *ts immense
equipment, providing cars for the
scores of thousands of lnnnigranta^ow
pouring in from Europe. The othffl? day
ft made an emergency call for 122 pas
senger coaches, aWd as a consequence
the remarkable sight was witnessed of
wo trains, of forty empty coaches each,
eastward bound, to receive the unmi
expected at Halif ax an$ St
The streets of Winnipeg are erowded
with a hodge-podge of all the nationali
ties of Europe, and the Dominiotf im
migration officers are having *iey
can do xo look *f ter $ie wants of these
I is not oti'ly from Europe thafc the
immigrants are coming in. So far* this
spTing a great many more have come
from the states than last year. I is
no uncommon thing for the Sop train to*
arrive at Portal, AssMboia, from*ftlin
neapolis, with from eleven to thirteen
coaches, and sometimes with as many as
400 or 500 Americans on beard, bound
for new homes in western Canada.. The
Soo railway -passenger department, re
ports that its settlers', business.into
western Canada is considerably larger
this year than last.
Another excellent sign of the pros
perity of western Canada is to be tmd
in the land business, which was a little
dull a year ago. Land men now report
the briskest business they have ever
had. One interesting feature of the
land business is that a large part of the
sales is made up of purchases o ad
joining lands by farmers who have re-
centlyVttled here. Their first year 's
experience with farming in western
Canada has been so satisfactory that
they are all eager to get as much land
HB WAS SATISFIED.
SUterWhat. You engaged to Hias JPretty- *gf
un? Why. she has no family tree. ,_..,.._
BrotherOh, I guese she ba*-Md fr&paff
from her appearance It muBtbeapeacni
Mr. DrMMfDidn't that new nimt'CQBrtBit
I engaged for little Clarence?
Mr* DreaaerOh, yes, but the wonldrft do.
She had nothing but blued**ea to wwf.
wue, you know, is only for girl babies. Puut'e
ifiBWTrtflMg TO THE ARTIOLSa i ttOQlf.
SHftJft vJSS^^ ABB
oTMiiMBOta, and Wilbur B. Bwirtrt*, tte
secretary of said company, do hereby entity,
That at a special meeting of the aroekbolaeM
of said corporation Only wa i*uy o5~iS4
of MlnneapoMa, State of Sunneeotft, oft the fiTth.,
day of ApYuTA.D. 1905. at 10:80 o'clockjjaau.
the following reaolntton was_^ a&oted by
the nnaninwu* rote of aU of the tockhojders^oC
laid company, and the third Sd) fonrth Uth)
and aUth (6th) articles of the article- of in
corporation of aald Jfloneaoeu. Pi|*r On.
were thereby respectively changed and amended
as andto read as hereinafter set torth, to-wit:
"BD IT RESOLVED, by thta^the Bflnneapolie
Oo that the third (8d), fourth (4tb) and
tn (6tb articles ttje rteie uusocpcia
of tpia company 0e, and toe W hereby'
j,, respectively cuangea nd amended t r*d
lx!t (6tb articles s j artlele a o*_looorpoea
as follows: AJWIOia
"The amount of the capital stock of tin cor*
potation' shaU be one hundred and nftr tboottaa
dollars (flbo.000.00). and the seme shaU bepald
in and the shares of stock, issued as the board
of directors shall determine.
"The highest amount of indebtedness or lia
bility to which this corporation shaU be subject
at any one time is the sum -of one hundred and
fifty thousand dollars (W60.000.00).
"The number of shares of the capital stock of
said corporation ebail be fifteen hnndred (1,600),
and the amount of each of tald shares shall be
one hundred dollars ($.100.00)."
We do further certify that at said meeting all
of the stockholders of 'said company, being
Eugene J. Stilwell, S. B. Barrett and Wilbur
E. Swartwood, were present in person and signed
and delivered to the secretary of the company a
Written 'waiver o* notice ot and assent to said
meeting, md that aU of the shares of the
capital stock of said company were represented
and were voted in favor of said resolution.
IN TESTIMONY WHEEKOF. we hate hereunto
set our hands and seals this 28th day of April,
A. D. 1906. OTILWELL, [Seal]
As President of the IfinneepoUs Paper Co.
rrc WIIiBU SWARTWOQD, [Seall
As Secretary of the Minneapolis Paper Co.
Signed and seilea In presence of
Robert O. Morrison,
STATE OF MINNESOTA,' i^[
County of Hennepins
Bugene J. Stilwen and Wilbur- B. -Swartwood.
r.eine each duly sworn, doth each depone and
say that th
said corporation as
8tUwell how. ana
for a numbee year pas has beenisth prest
of the Minneapolis Paper. Co, the
ration named In the foregoing certificate.
dent of the Minneapoli
and thajT thecal* WUbnt EL Swartwood ia nowi
and at the time of the meeting in said certificate
mentioned, was, the,secretaryr Htdegrpora.
tion that said *rQflcat is duty subscribed 1w
them: that the same is true of their own knowl
edge and that the resolution therein set forth
wis duly adopted by 'stockholders ww*_ _*
't the time therein
to before toe on thl
Subscribed and swoiyfVB
TUB* ft&RPw, MORRISON.
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