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It has come to our notice that some irresponsible
person or persons have been tampering with the
meters, seals and wires in some of the places we
are furnishing light and power to in Algiers,
McDonoghville and Gretna.
Notice is hereby given that this is strictly against
the law and all such persons that may be found
guilty of doing or allowing same to be done with a
view of defrauding the company will be vigorously
No one has any right to tamper with your wires or
meter installed in your premises unless they show
a badge of the company.
We are now making a careful investigation of all
meters and wires and hereby offer a reward of
twenty-five dollars ($25.00) for evidence leading
to the conviction of the guilty party or parties.
Algiers Railway & Lighting Co.,
222 Elmira Avenue.
when you buy a SEWING MACHINE. You'll find all sorts and kinds at
corresponding prices. But if you want a reputable serviceable Machine, then take
the . WHITE.
33 years' experience has enabled us to bring
out a HANDSOME, SYMMETRICAL and
WELL-BUILT PRODUCT, combining in its
make-up all the good points found on high grade
machines and others that are exclusiuely
WHITE, which will appeal to careful buyers.
All Drop Heads have Automatic Lift and beau
tiful Swell Froot, Golden Oak Woodwork. We
sell only through our authorized dealers, who
will furnish our iron-clad uarantee duly counter
signed by themselves. Beware of buying a White with a defaced or altered plate
number. We do not sell to catalog houses. Vibrator and Rotary Shuttle Styles,
the Rotary doing lock or chain stitching.
OUR fLecGNT I . T. CATALtoS cIVE FULL PARnTICLARS. FREE.
WHITE SEWING MACHINE CO. CLEVELAND, O.
For Sale By H. R. A. GERDING, 3110 Magazine St.
UPP. ST. JIN,'S MARKET SA LOO N JA SUERE. Prpr.
Oyster Loaves and Sandwiches
Sandwiches of All Kinds Day and Night "
We Want You
To Take The Herald
10c--Only Ten Cents a Month----O
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After the Big Fire
The Old Reliable
Hibernia Insurance Co.
was paying losses to the policy holders.IJ
See The West Side Realty Company,
Agents for Algiers,
00 Verret Street. Phone Algiers 503.
E. J. MOTHE
UNDERTAKER AND EMBALMER
Phone, Algiers 29. No. 222 Morgan Street
DO YOU WANT TO TAKE
It you de Just sign your name below and end to ua.
S0 Verret St.:
Pleam put our name on your Subacrptlon IJat We agree to
pay for same 10 aent a month.
ntg Here..................."....ee.0.. o'. oo
(John C. Meyer & Son.
WATCHES, DIAMONDS, JEWELRY, SILVER AND
UrS. I S. UI, a m I.. ea eu.as.
OF INTERNATIONAL SAFE AND LOCK
IUNITED. STATES lOF AMERI('A. STATE
O4F I.Ot'ISIANA. I'AIRISII OF ORItANS,
.'ITY OF NXI"W OIRLEANS.
Ile it known, that on this twenty-second
day oif nte month of Ircemler, in the year
oIf ,ltr iortd tine thousand nine hulndred and
tien, and of the indepe.ndenci-e of the U'nited
States of Ameri'ca. the one hundred and
thirty fifth. isefocr nite. W. Morgan Gurley. a
Nitatv I'ubolii. duily ctmmitssioned and qtial
illited in and for the P'arish of lOrleans. State
of l.ouisiania. and in the pretsence of the
sit rll hereinaft'r na nimed and under
:ned, pI.rsonally caume and aplilttartd,. the
rs-itis who Ilil nlamens are llherellnlto sullb
(. rilt-di ali whit, availing thetntilsIves iof the
hltws of thl s:itat* rei;lative, Ito the organiza
tio of tcorporatlItis. and the lirovisions of
th." tiotlti lion of tthe said statei. have iti
ta .it l aitit agreedl. anii io by the.,' prtes
itS, .ti.nint and agree. oblligaite and hind
th'it,1si- ',,.. its weltl as sucith pirsns as nmay
bitraft'fr " ecomnt associated wtih them or
their '".u" ' I.' to form ltiern+ives intoi a
i, po lraliittil or tily ioiiitl, uinderl' th fol
lolntt ili"d es. whiciIih they ad"-pt as their
ilt. lna .e , of thitls ctirpil ration hall lie:
I- II:Itl\ATItIN.AL SA.-I & IAi 'K ttM
I4'.Y. with its donihiile in the t ity of New
I rl n.l, I ulisinila, anilld it ishall elnjoy vlte
e.-lonl fir a period of ninety nine (99
Sl.at fri dasle h lireif. Anid it shall have
and .ll nt is,i, for the purpllre.s of its ibisl
ne-. ail the tipowers tconferred by ilaw on
ntimlar ltiorporaitiots, and it shall le an
tliorizted tdo aind perfiorm any att or thing.
and li cotnditl any titiiln''ss niot specially
itotlhit.d 1iy law to corporations. It shall
hate power anti aiutho-rity to receive, bihy,
own,. htold, ptirrhae. alienate, ltease. rent,
tely. , rliortgage hilypotlhecate pledge or oth
trwist ennilinlr or dispos, of plroplerty,
eal., personaitl tr tied; to issue bonds. cer
titicate, and notes. or other evidences -f
ind.ietedness.iii- to boirrow money and secure
same: to l ian anti apoint its mlanagers
and -'itpiliyeei. and t o tit their -tcompensa
tion, and to diihar'e thern at pleasure.
It shall have power to tleht ofticers and
diretlors. and agentsl to establish sucith by
,laws. rules and r.egulations as may he nec
--sly and proper for the iconduct and
ianagement of its business, and tihe same
tI, alter. alitnd or ,abolish at pleasure; lto
mtake and use a clrplrate seal, or not, at
ithe dislcretion of the oliard..
It shall have the right to increase or di
minisih its capitlal stock, with nli othelr for
timalities than hereinafter proviided for, and
according to law.
It shall alst have the lpower and author
lty to cotintract. tit sil and ie sued in its
cotrporate nalme, and generally to do andi
perfoir all slch acts as imay be necessary
anti pirtolr to ei--cute and tcarry out the
piturtose's of this corpoiratlion.
It shall have ithe power and authority to
enter intio and uiratel any kind of businless,
factiry, pllant. tor enterprise. and to estab
IIsh suci.h agencies as it may ch oose for the
tconduct of Its business, here or eltsewhere.
All citations and other legal processes
slhall tie served utipon thte President of this
ctrlatratln, and in hits abselnce or inability
ti act. then tiupon the Treasurer, at the do
mitcrile of the corporation.
lThe purposes for which this corporation
Is organilzed. and the nature of thle business
to It' cIarried tin byt it are hereby declared
to 1. : To deal in saifes, locks, safety vaults,
safetily locks, anti any and all manner of
loilking or safely designs and appliances,
at wholest'ale or rT.ttll ant to manulfacture
same. tir ainy parts thertf. and tit deal in
any merchandise akin thereto, and to es
tallishl frnaces, foundries, or any plant or
piants ctoinlcident therewith, or prtaining
thereto, and iti acquire any latent rights.
it to work sliite ulnder rotyalties In any
state of the United States, tor in any foreign
The tcapital stock of this coriporation is
thereny ideclared to tw ifty thoiand dollars
t tdilt ni dilvided into tive hunired shares
51t + i of one hundred dollars t $1(10.tt)
each, which said stock shall Iie paid for in
caih, or Its eqiuivalent. in such amounts
and In such manner as the Board of Ilirec
Itri may determline; or it may be Issued
aill d t and no ntn-assetssable for property
attially purchaseil, or for labor actually
performed and rendered to this corporation.
Ant said corporation is hereby authorized
ito do iusiness and lot-ct .e a body politic as
soott as twenty-live thiisandi dollars worthi
iof stock shal t sulllbs-rilitd for.
All the corporate' ptowers of this coirpora
t' n shall tie vested in and exercised tby a
hoard of not less than three, and not more
than sevet'n dir'ct.'ors who must ie stock
holders. and who shall ie elected annually
tin the thlird Thursday in Itecemlier of each
year, Ibtginning on the third Thursday in
I tcenmter, 1911: the numlwr of directors
for the ensuing year shall be determined by
lie stockholders at each meeting held for
the telection of directors; which said diree
itors so elected at each annual meeting shall
proctteed at once. or as soon as possible
thereafter, to elect from among their num.
mitr a President, a Vice-President and a
SecTretary-Treasurer; and said directors and
otlicers so elected shall at all times hold
their respective offices until their successors
are duly elected and quaililed.
The first Board of Directors of this cor
poration is hereby declared to be: Clinton
"ulton, John II. Menge, Bernard II. Menge,
John A. Taylor and Ilorace W. Woodruff,
andi Walter B. Gillicran; with the said Wal
Iter II. tillican as i'resident, said lHorace W.
Woodruff as Vice-President, and said iBer
nard II. Menge as Slecretary-Treasurer,
whIch said boajd and officers shall hold
their respective ofeees until the third Thurs
day of December, 1911, or until their suc
cesors are duly elected and qualified.
Any vacancies occurring in said Board of
Directors for the unexpired term shall be
filled by the remaining directors for the
remainder of such unexpired term.
Said Board of Directors shall have power
to make such by-laws, rules and regulations
as it deems proper.
Any director shall have the right to be
represented by written proxy to a stockhold
er twho need not he a member of the boardp
to represert him at any directors' meeting,
and tay waive any and all notices of meet
ing by written notice to the lSecretary. Two
nmembers of the board shall constitute a
quorum, provided said board does not ex
ceed five, and should said board exceed five
in number, three shall be a quorum thereof.
All checeks, notes, bonds, and other evi
dents of ladebtedness, and all contracts,
must he signed by the 'retsident and the
Treasurer, and l their absence, or inabil
ity to act, by the Vice-lPresident and the
Treasurer, and msame shall not be binding
upon this corporation unless so signed. Any
contrsct of this corporation, in amounts to
an excess of lfive hundred dollars t($00.00)
shall not be in any way bhintding upon this
corporation, unless first approved by the
Board of Directors.
No stockholder shall be allowed to sell his
stock without first offering same to the re
maloning stockholders, through the Board of
ilrectors, at its then hook value, which said
offer must be in writing; and should said
stockholders decline to purchase same at its
then book value, within ten days from the
tfiling of such written offer, he shall be at
liberty to otherwise dispose of his stock.
The failure to hold an election, or to elect
either directors or offeers of this corpora.
tlon on the day fixed therein, shall not for
felt or invalidate this charter, nor affect
this corporation in any way, but the then
existing Board of Directors, and oacers, or
both, shall retain their oaices until a meet.
intog shall be held or until such board and
officers are elected.
This charter may be amended, altered, or
modiined, or the capital stock Increased or
Sdiminished, or this corporatiot dissolved by
a vote of three-fourths of the stock issued
at a meeting called for that purpose, after
thirty days consecutive notice thereof shall
have been published in one or more news
papers in the city of New Orlsans, just prior
to said meeting, and by the mailing of let
ters to each stockholder, at his last known
address, at least forty days prior to said
At rse dissolution of this corporation,
either by limitation or otherwise, its afairs
shall be liquidated by the them board of dl
rectors, who shall be vested with full power
to lIquidati and wind up its affalrs
No stockholder shall ever be held liable,
or responsible, for the contracts or faults
of this corporation, nor shall any mere in.
formality in the orgelisation hereof, have
the effect of renadering this charter null, or
of exposnag any stockholder to say liability
Thus done sad passed, ti my eiee at the
City of New Orleans, on the day, month and
year herein first shove writte., in the pres
ence of Pierre A. Lelong. Jr., and David B.
Ii. Chae, competet witneses, who here
unto sign their me with the nams w said ape
era and me, Notary, after reading ao the
Orilgitl signed: Hora.e W. Weodruf, J.
H. Meane, Jr., B. H. Mnge, Cinton Pultoen,
I, the ui sians ff oetes ed m M i.es
in and for the Parish of Orleans, State of
Louisiana, do hereby certify that the above
and foregoing act of incorporation of the
INTERNATI()NAL SAFE AND IAH'K 'Ki.M
I'ANY. was this day duly recorded in my
omic., In Ibook 1015, folio 232.
New 4Orleans. IDeceml.r 29. 1914.
(Signed) EMII.E LEONARDI, Ily. It.
I certify the above and foregoing to lto.
a true and correct copy of the original act
of Int rporaflhn 1of tile International Safe
and Locik 'onmpany. together with the c'rti
oi,:te f , the IRecordelr Of Morltgages there.
nto, appended. on tile and of record in my
notarial ofice ir New Oirleans. Ia.
' d. lt' .A N 1;I 'RII 1 Y .
Jan 12 19 2#; feb 2 :) 1911
" 41 ! SEli ,Ih.1i: Ill' BUILDING AND RI '
INi tTl:ii sTA'rES OF AMIIl:th'A, STATE
oF L.41 ISIA.INA. 4'ITY (tF NE', ot
LE.IANS, PAltlitil I41' OtiI.EANS.
Ile It kntown, that on this thirtieth day
of tihe month of Ilhcenltlr, in the year on.e
I houiand nine hundred and ten, before tilc.
Italtrt I*.gier, a notaryv public. dilly olltl
niisasionelI and qualified in and for the Par
ishl of Orlehans. State oif IAlulsiana. afore
aidl. thierein residing. and in the prese.nce.
of tile wltnetses hereinafter namlled and unl
derslgntd, p. ersonally canme and appeared
Tie ilwrortlnl wio,- names are hereunto. suit
s-rtlR-d. iiho tldeclired that availing thetn
5selves of theb prvisions of the laws of tills
statle relative to the organization of cor
Iltratlins, thecy have tcov'enanted and agr'eed,
andt do by the. presents, ttnvllant and
agree, bind, form and constitute thetmselves
as well as Sllch' other persons as nmay heret
after join or Ieiale associated with therll
into a corporltion and body pIolitic in law
and for tie objeclts and pJlrtlHscs and unltdr
ithe ar"l-e.nlents and stilulatins following.
to-wit : The name and stylel of this corporlr
atin sli1l h.' tile ": Itl "1S:!l Io Il.EI ts
Itt 11,11N4 AND REI'AIR I'OMII'ANY,"' and
under 1I: it name shall have all rigllts anti
pIrivilegeis granted by law to corploratullons;
it shail, exist for a period of nine.tv-nlne
.y arc frtn tll date tereof; it shall have
tower toll cntractl, s le and hbi sued in its
ilrplorealt niamei, to ailke anti use a corpier
ate seal, a nd tl same to brleak or alter at
ilt'alre: 4to hold, recelive, pIlrchllast, co've
anti mortgage property., botil reai anid l,.i'
1411111a to issIe notIes ald other obldigalitns;
It, Itave and I'lllloy sIc( managers and othler
ealplloyes l tilhe inlter'sts of tile colrlpratln
maly require andi to makel sucl h iby-laws
rtlles anti rt-uiltians as the corllt,rate man
alg'nlent 4,I tilts cmnallny may denand. The
d Tticlln,., f said corporation shall ie in the
'ilty of New" (trleans. and all ciltation shall
be 'serveI on the lpresident, and in his ab
sten'e Ol the secretary treasulrer.
rThel oljints and plurlposes for which this
corioralion Is tlrganizl are hereby declared
,t" hei t' ,, ud, erect design ani repair
,uises and btildiIs, install houseltold a
cottllrtrennls, electric lighllt and apparatus.
liltlluliong and gas: cleaning of vauita and
s'-wers anti generally to doi and perform ev
'rything na-essar:r . ,r u.seful to bulading.
developing, equlpplng, maintaining or re
4airl ng uilings r ilI t ut s.
The capital stock of tills corporation is
IlerielbV tiled at the sum f thlree ttlousnnd
t $:t.o.i.4ou dollars dividedo Inte three hum
dlregl silares of ten 0$14.4t41 doltlars each,
whlich sitll Ibe paid for itt cash. ttr mla' Iie
Isslli'd at not Ilts lthan liar for seirvlties rea
'dere-d tto or irperltv purcthasd v sald
l°'tllanv. All shl:rt's'of stuc.k shall be full
I paid and non-assessable, an1 no transfer of
I sto'k shall i biindinl on the corporation
I unles made on Its IoeLs.
All the crlan rath, plwers oif thIl ( tmpany
ah-lll ise vested in. and the marlattna,nlent and
tentritI 4f1 its affair sllail Is' e'xrrcie,.id by
a I.t;ird ori lf ireltors to4 lte ct(.etlo-ed if three'
I sttckhoud,~. who siall be eleci, t annt ally
it. the' stlc.kheol.rs at a nleetnt t 104 be helli
tin thes'contl .ttnday o4 .ianIlary t t f eat'r
tear. Thel. sthckhielie.rso shiall ie ,ntitle, to
ontite v , either ini l.rson Otr by written
prly, ,n "very thta;e tif stolk owne,d ,l
hilt. Tile llrectrs tithlll h ected shall (oen
tinlle' In office fr tIne vyur tr until their
l'-tte'eers havie4 It)n t4-lct,ttld and qiltllied.
Nd l.lnre. toh elect shall is' regareled as a
frfeitrt reof thils clart.r 1n4 aitranly it,
chllrring on tihe Ilwarti sill I file h itdl by the
orn a r hnI hi'tIrs ftr tlie Ilnelxpired te'rin.
Sale Isar, salld imnlerlitiely alfter its .Ire
I ion. el-ot from andIlolg Its niInltsr a Jnresi.
I lent. a vite-lprlesilenI t 4lnd1 a set-r'tar -t rei:
ill-er. It lay ,'1.'"t- a .secretary who needl
I nol tie a sttlokihohier.
Nt stockllolir shall ever Is' held liable
or reslonasltle for the contracts, faults or
tetb Of thio c(rporatioun nor htalL any
I mere Infornlallty in Its organization lhave
tilthe eff.rt of rendterlng this charter ntll, or
oif expoisingi a stockhldlther tlo any liability
Is,,yrndt the Itnpahl Imarllane ,hIl on "tile slares
,if ttlik owtneld Ity him.
This act eof incorlpetration may lIe changdl.
t dliftmed r alterdt. or this c'orptlration may
li tdisolved wict NwOll a snt f tite stoctk
holder owninl a majority of the stork o4
tile corll, .tion. It case of the disstl
tion of tilis .ompani' either by e'xplrltion
of its ciarlter or OtIlh'rwl.e, Its Affairs shall
I' Ill lqlltlatet ty two iolnmmisionera tI Ie
elrried frlm i ameng the stoc(kholiere , In
c.se Oe f s t liheathl or disability of any one
Ofl said camniisshloers tle slrvivor shall asp
Il1int a1 sutcesor to him.
'hlls dlni' and passtrd at my office In the
I'lty of New O)rleans, on the day, month
anl year leerein tirst alH)ve written, in the
presenme of John Legier. Jr.. and Anthony
Trovanl, lth of this city, competent wit
nepses, who have hereulnto signed their
I names with the said appearers and me,
Snotary, after dulle realing of the whole.
original Signed. I'. Everett. 298 shares:
Jos. J. Ritaylk. I share; T. A. Beck, I
I share. Jn. I"gler Jr.. Ant. Troyanl.
ROBEIT LFo IER. SNot. Pub.
I, the indersligned Recordier of Mortgages
for tile P'arish of (Orleans. State of Louls
ana. do herby certify that the above and
foregolng act of Inorporatlon ofa the
" llious1eholderl4 Building and Replair Comi
panry" was this day duly recorded in my
efte'e. in book 1018, 1,4l1lo 2:15.
New Orleans, La.. December 30. 1910.
EMILE LEONARD. I. R.
A true copy from the orglinal act.
IJan 5 12 19 26 feb 2 1911 Not. Pub.
SNOWIfltp'r HAND LAINDltY.
UNITED STATES OP AMERICA. STATE
OF LOISI!IANA. ('ITY OF NEW OR
4 IEANS. PARIqlI OF ORLEANS.
Pe it known, that on this fifth day of the
month of July, In the year of our Lord one
tsllnsand nine hundred and ten, before me,
E. A. 'arsons, a Notary Public. in Lld for
the l'arish of Orleans. State of Louslana,
duly4 commissioned and qualified, and in the
presence of the witnesses hereinafter named
and undersigned, personally came and ap
peared the persons whose names are here
unto subserlnei, all above the full age of
majornrv, who severally declared that. avail
Ing themselvre of Act 78 of 1904. as well
as the general laws of the State of Lotulsl
ana relative to the organhmtlon of corpor.
tlons. they hereby form themselves Into, and
constitute a corporation for the obJects and
purposes, and under the stipulatlons, here
Inafler set forth:
The name and style of this corporation
shall he "SNOW}RI,'F IIANID LrAUNDRY"
and under that name It shall have all the
rights and advantages granted by law to
eorporatioas: it shall exist for a period of
twenty-five years from the date hereof; It
shall have power and authority to contract,
sue ans be sued in Its corporate name: to
make and us a corporate iall: and the mame
to brek or alter at pleasure; to receive,
purchse convey, leane, mortgage, hypoth
ecate or pledge property, both real and per.
sonal; to borrow and lend money and to
give and reclee scurtlies therefor; to
name and appoint such managers, dlrectors,
ocrs, employees and agenta as the Inter
est and convenlene of the eorporalonu may
requlre, and to make and establlsh auch
y-lsws, rulea and regulatlons u may be
deemed nemeary, proper or expedient for
the corporate management, control and wel
fare of sald eompany.
The domlcil of this corporation shall be
in the Ctty of New Orleans an, all citatioa
and other legal process sbhll be served on
the president of sild company and ia his
absence, on the vie-presdent of sai cor
ratlou: or in the absence or inabllity of
hoft mi rld o~era, on the secretary there
The objects and purposes of this corpor
atIon and the nature ot the busneas to be
earrled on by it are hereby declared to be:
the establllhment and runnaIn of a frst
clans laundry; to own, castruet or lease
butilding and install all maehlnery aeces.
sary for that purpose, as well as all other
appurtenances neessary or eonven~nt for
that purpose: to buy, build upon. or othe-e
wise improve, sell, or lease real estate; to
Tr e pital stock of this eorporatlon Li
hereby xed at- the sra of tn thmd
dolls ($Iet), dlvls /to two tho
snd same o th ps value o ive daIar
each Whllh said stoail l ho j i for
duced by a vote of the majority of the stock
holders at a meeting called for that pur
poise as provided by the statutes of this
state. This corporati-on shall become a
going concern as sion as sx I hundred shar-es
iof the capital stock shall have been sub
scrit ,d for and paid in.
All the corporate powers of this corpor
at lin shall be vested to and exercised by a
hoard of Directors to be composed of tive
stoc.kholders, a majority of wh. n shall con
stitute a quorun. Said directors to be elect
ed annually on the second Tuesday of July
of each year. by ballot of the stockholders.
The election for the first year to be held on
the day of tih- Incorporation. Each share
of stock shball be entitled to one vote, either
in person or by written proxy. Each direc
tor shall be required to. hold in his own
right and nalme in thic day of election dur
illng tlhe ti-iut of his ottiCe, at least ten shiares
of theil' capital stock of this corporation.
Said election sha:l be held at thei othfie of
the c-tltlpany tunder the supervision of three
iuInntissioners toi be appointedI by the board
of directors, aftetr tin day.s notice of suichi
iel. tioni shall have beIen given by written
noitice and the directors thus elected shiall
hold fttice until their succesisors shall h av
lten duly elh-cteid and inducted intto ohice.
Smatijority of tat.e v1it's shall elect. Anly
vacitcll occurrin on saaid Ibard shall be
tilled Iby the remaining directors. Imme
dlately tafter eat h electllon said board of
direct ra shall elect out of this nunlitr a
pre-sd. nt. a vice pre-ideint, a secretary and
a treasurer. The said board of directors
may unite the vone of secretary-treasurer
and may v even ct a secretary who need
not be a memelwr of the board of directors
nor a stockhoiilder. All contracts made by
allny cffier or ag-lent of the conpany shall be
imade sulbject to thie salidation b13 the board
of diret tors.
AItTI LE VI.
No transfer of stock shall be binding
'pitii this ctoiipuy nltess made upon the
Ibook o tile cjrilration and subject Iot such
rlltes. r-.gulatilns and forumaliti.-s as toe
I*-ard iof directors way prescribe.
No failure to elect, as above provided for.
shall be regarded as a forfeiture of this
charter, or have the effect of rendlering any
stt khiolder to any liability beyond the
amoutnt of his stock.
Whenever this corporation is dissolved,
eitiher by limitation or from any other rea
son or cause whatever, its affairs shall bI
liquidllatd under the supervision of three
liqluidating cummissioners to be appointed
from amrong the stockholders of the com
painl, at a general Iceeting of the stock
holders i'onveiin-d after thirty days previous
notice, by publication or otherwise and on
the assent of a majority in amount of the
The said commissioners shall remain is
ioiiie until the affairs of the company shall
have been fully liquidated. In the event of
the inability of said commissioners to act.
from ally icause whatever, the remaining
'iuimissioner or ctommissiuoners shall elect a
Tiils act of incoriotration may be changed.
altered. ml-uditied or amended or this cor
piratitn rlmay tIo dissolved with the assent
iof thlrtre-fourtlhs in atruount of the capital
stock of this eorporati.n present or repre
sentied, at a general meeting of the stock
holders convuenied for that purpose, after
thirty days pretvious notice of such meesting
shall have Iswen publisihed in one of the daily
neasllepaplers of thlis city.
Noi stockholde, r shall ever be held liable
or r.espotiible for the contracts, faults or
dl,.bt of this mpany Itu n any further sum
than the lil unpaid Isbalancl e due on the shlares
of lstck subscritsd for ior owned by hllun,
ilor shall any nmore infortmality in its or- am+
izattion have thei effect of rendering bhis
charter nuill or ofit "xposinL a stockiohler to
any furthetur liability than the amount of
hits sullscrilptln to the stuck.
Th'us done anld passed at my ,efi.e in tile
C ity of New Orleans. thei day, month and
iar iiherin first above writt-in, in the pres
eice of G. B. Smart and A. Ilionaud, imoth of
this cit , uolipetent w itnesses, who have
herenllto signed thitir names with the said
appearers and m.n, inotary, after due reading
of t he w hole.
aOrigginal ignedl: 4'. J. Lockhart. M.. Free
man. Jno. Freeman, P. I. Viting, W. S. Mor
ris. Thus. Flreeman,. . A. A lMoore. M. Moran,
F. Fitch, 1. . 1. ummings. I. ii. Scott.
Witnesses: :leo. Bt. Smtuart, A. Bonaud.
E. A. IARSONS. Not. P'ul,.
I. the unlersignediI Recorder of Mortgages.
in and for the Parisb of Orleans. State of
Iautisiana. do hereby certify that the abotve
and foregoing cet of Incorporation,. of the
Snowdrift land Lautndry was thills day duly
recordled in my ohice., in book 9.n4, folio 7.
New Orleans. July 12. 1910.
EMI.LE LEONAItD, D. It.
A truie copy of the original on file and of
record ill y oaclhe.
iE. A. I'AItSONS, Not. Pub.
Jan 5 12 P1 .9$ Feb 2 1.11
OF "FERRAN MACHINE WORKS, LTD."
STATE OF LOUISIANA. P'ARISIH OF OR
I.IANS,, CITY OF NEW ORLEANS.
Be it known, that on this sixteentn day
of the month of lecember, In the year of
our lord, one thousand nine hundred adi
ten, before me. John F. A. lebel, a Notary
IPulic, duly commissiloned and qualilfed, i
and for the City of New Orleans, in the
P'arish of Orleans and State of Louilsana,
domicillated In the said city and prish
and in the presence of the witnesse hereto
after named and undersigned, personally
cane and appeared: the several persoas
whose names are hereunto subscribed, all
being of full age of majority and residents
of this city, parish and state, who severally
declared that availing themselves of the pro
visions of all of the laws and constitutloa
of this State relative to the organlsation of
corporations, they have contrted and
agreed, and do by these presents contract
and agree and bind and obligate themselves
as well as such persons who may hereafter
iecome assoclated with them, to form and
constitute a body politic in law, for the
objects and purposes and under the agree
ments and stipulatlons, to-wit:
The name of this corporation shall be the
"FERRAN M.ACHINE WORKS, LIMITED,'
and under said corporate name it shall have
and enjoy corporate existence and succession
for a period of ninety-nine years, unless
sooner dissolved; and ahall have power to
sue and be sued, to contract and be con
tracted with; to establash and operate facto
rles, olces and agencies wherever expedient ;
to make and use a corporate seal, and the
same to break or alter at pleasure; to hold,
receive, convey, own, purchase, sell alienate,
lease, bypothecate, mortgage, pledge or oth
erwise encumber or dispose of property of
any kind. real, personal or mixed; to borrow
money, issue notes, bonds or other evidences
of debt, to have, employ, deischarge and com
pensate such managers, directors, agents,
clerks, and other employees as the interest,
convenience or advantage of its afairs may
require, to establlsh by-laws, rules and reg
ulations for the proper conduct and opera
tion of its aralrs, and the same to abollsh
or alter as It may see fit and proper; and
generally to have, enjoy and exercise all
such powers, privileges and Immunities as
are or may hereafter be granted by law to
corporations, or whteh may be necessary,
useful or advantageous in the conduct of Its
buslness and atairs.
The domicile of this corporation shall he
in the City of New Orleans, State of Ian
Islana, and all citations and other legl proe
ceases shall be served upon the Fre t or
in the event of hil absence or liability to
act, upon the ViclPneildent
The objects and purpoes for which this
eorporatlon Is organled cad the nature of
the busines to be arried en by It amre here
by declared to he: To o posses, lease,
sell, operate and work maheinry and repalr
shops; to boy and sell machnery of say
and ai kind, or parts of machlnr; to con
struct machiery upon the royalty beels;
nel macie.ry or strutures contaianng ma.
chineOr. iacludlng motors, on commlion,
both retal and whole., and geerally to
The capital stock thin o ration is
hereh wIxed at the sum of twenty.Iw thou
ad Dollars ($25,00.00), dlvldd ato sad
reeprNaend by two hndred fifty share
or mhe par lsue o one hundred dollars
(1100.00) eachb. ubaecriptions to stoek stha
..the Board reto this eo:* orotio,
s u7 mh #II and non-nesembe may he
Sproperty received or services -
the a c ration. No stehe er shbal e
Ir ess at Ms bse vahla sod oe m.
panys board of directors shall have ten
days within which to accept or reject such
offer. The Board of Directors shall have
power to establish a rule by which the book
value of stock shall be determined. All cer
tilicates of stock shall bear evidence on
their face that stock shall riot be sold or
bypothecated except as above set forth.
This corporation shall be a going concern
and be entitled to do lusiness as soon as live
thousand dollars (t$5,.tHt.0) worth of
stock has been subscribed for.
All the corporate powers of this corpora
thion '.. 11 tb vested in and exercised by a
Boar: of Directors composed of three stock
hold.rs. who shall be elected annually on
the first Monday of January In each year.
iNotice of all electi ons shall is. given by the
Secretary to each stockholder by mail. dl
rected to his last known place of restileni..
l'e directors shall elect from their own
number, a Plresident, a Vice- 'residhnt andil
a Sei.reitary-T'reasurr. Until the first Mion
day in January. 1112'. and until their sit"
·*ssors ari elected and qualinfied tle follow
ing uiamedl IH'etrons shall constitulite the
Board of Iirctors of this ciorporation. to
wit : Irence Amrardeil, I harles Ferranl and
Inis It. Giraid. of whom Irentce Aniardell
shall bie President. i ha rles Ferran shall ie
Vic,-- I'esidtlt antd Louis B. i;iratnd shall ,be
A majority of the IBoard of Dirctors
shall constitlute a qluorlumt for the transac
tion of liihailnea'. Vacanlcs on the Board of
IDirectors shall tie tilled by the remainini
memIwrs of the Loiard for the unexpired
term. andl a failure to elect directors anti
ufficers shall in nowise invalidate this char
ter, but the directors and officers shall re
utain in ffie until said directors and ,ot
cerrs can ti elected.
At all mec-tings of stockholders of this
corporation the voting shall Is by ballot.
anll each share of stock shall be entitled to
one sote, to Is- cast by the owners in per
cion or by proxy. A majority of the. votes
cast shall decide all questions voted upon.
The President of this corporation shall have
the right to preside at all meetings, and thei
presiding officer shall only be entitled to
vote in case of a tie.
This act of incorporation may be changed.
altered or amended, or this corporation may
tw dissolved, by a vote of a majority of the
entire outstanding capital stock at a gen
eral meeting called for that purpose. Notice
of the time and place of holding such meet
ing strall be malled to each stockholder by
the Secretary at least fifteen t 15) days prior
to said meeting. It shall be the duty of the
Secretary to call such meeting whenever
requested to do so Iby a stockholder or stock
ildilers holding one-third of the outstanding
stock. This corporation may be dissolved at
any time by the unanimous consent of all
stockholders given over their signatures and
entered on the minutes of this corporation.
Whenever this corporation is dissolved by
limitation or otherwise, its affairs shall be
Iltuidatel ,by three liquida:ing commission
ers. elected by the stockholiiers. They shall
have power to sell or otherwise dispose of
all its property of any kind, pay its debts,
and distribute the remainder of the assets,
if any there be. among the stockholders. In
cas of the death or inability to act of any
of the commissioners the remaining com
missioners shall continue to act.
No stockholder shall ever be held liable
for the contracts or faults of this corlra
tion in ally further sum than the balance
due on the stock subscribed for by bhit; nor
shall any mere informality int organization
have the effect of rendering this charter null
or of exposing any stockholder to any lia
bilityv Ieritnd the amount due on stock sur
scritied for by him.
TiTus done and passed. In my offcc. at
New Orleans aforesaid, in the presence of
Messrs. le)n (;. Tujague andt Nicholas S.
I .lovanovich. witnesses, both of lawful age
and dmctilisted in this city, who sign these
presenlts together with theli parties and me.
notary, the day and date first aforesalid.
(Original Signed: I. Amardell. 35 shares
Sihasi. Ferran. 35 shares; I. I. t;iraud. 5
shares. Leon t;. Tujague. N. S. Jovanivich.
JOilN F. A. III:BEL, Not. Pub.
I. tle undersigned Recorder of Mortgages.
in and for the P'arishl of Orleans, State of
Louisiana. do hereby certify that the above
and foregoing Act of Incorporation of the
'FI-:RltAN .MAt'IIINE WIORKS, LIMITED."
was this day duly recorded in my office, in
tootk t101. folio 191. New Orleans, IDecem
ber 17. 1910.
iSignedi EMILE LEONARD. I). R.
A trite copy of the original act of incor
poration on tile and of record in my notarial
New Orleans. December 23.. 1910.
.1i1iiN F. A. IIEBEL, Not. Piub.
1i1"c 29 jan , 12 19 26 1911
"HIIOLLIS HAT SHOP COMPANY."
U'NITED STATES OF AMERICA, STATE
OF IAOIISIANA, PARISH OF ORLEANS,
CITY OF NEW ORLEANS.
Be it known, that on this seventeenth day
of the month of December. In the year of
our Lord, one thousadd. nine hundred and
ten, and of the Independence of the United
States of America, the one hundred and
thirty-fifth, before me, William F. Brewer,
a Notary Public. duly commissioned and
qualified, In and for thisl city and the Par
ish of Orleans, therein residing, and In the
presence of the witnesses hereinlafter named
and undersigned. personally came and ap
peared: the parties whose names are here
unto aubscribed, all of full age, who de
clared, that availing themselves of the lawrs
of this State of L~oulslana, relative to the
formation of corporations, they have cove
nanted and agreed, and, by these presents,
do covenant and agree and bind and obligate
themselves, as well as all such other per
sons who may hereafter become associated
with them, or tbeir successors, to form and
constitute, and do, by these presents, form
and constitute a corporation or body politic
nla law, for the obJects and purposes and
under the agreements and atipulations fol
The name of this corporation shall be
the HOLLIS IIAT RIOP' COMPANY: and
it shall have existence for a period of nine
ty-nine years from the date hereof. unless
sooner dissolved, as hereinafter set forth.
The domicile of this corporation shall be
In the City of New Orleans, Louisana; and
all citations, or other legal process shaU
be served upon the president, or during his
absence or Inahbility to act, upon the vice
It shall have power to contract, sie and
be sued under its corporate name; to bhave
and use a corporate seal, and the same to
alter at pleasure; to hole, receive, rent, sell
and purchase, as well as mortgage and by
pothecate, property, both real and personal;
to borrow and tend money, for the purposes
of its business; to appoint such dlrectors
and employees as its interests may require;
to make and establish such by-laws, rules
and regulations as may be neessary and
proper; and, generally, to do everything
needed to carry out the objects and pur
poses of this corporatlon.
The objects and purposes for which this
I corporation is organised and the nature of
the business to be carried on by It are de
elard to be: dealing in millinery goods in
all of its braneches
The capital stock of this eorporation shall
be the sum of seven tbousand dollars, di
vided Into seventy haree, of the pr value
of one hundred dollars per share, payable
whenever called for by the Board of Dlirec
tors; and atock may be Iosed for the par
chase of property or for servires actully
rendered. No transfer of stock shall be
ognised unless made upon the books of
In the event any stockholder desires to
dispose of his stock, same Ahall be first of
iered t this eorporation, and te days
allowed within whih to pushas sme;
and s the event this corporation show,
not puha sid stoc, same ball b o
shall bave fve days within which to pur
ebas ld stock and if not purchased, such
stock my be sold In open market.
In thb event the capital stock of this
corpoatloas incrased, the then stock
holder shall have the right of purchaalnn
suckh stoet in rortion to the amount o
oon as it s capil stck sball ha ha
Ail the corporate powers of this eorpor
Iatlon and the entire mnaemeut and oe
trol of Itshi . shall be vaeted in and
exercised a Ba rd of Directs, to be
of whom snail conatitnte a quorum for the
trmaacti of blsem, an who may be
preseat l perma or by proy.
Th letos of this cerporato ahalB be
meleted auafy, o th meal oisay In
a t a metin to ehl a t thn
s..E _to e easeto -
ell, alasme to *bt iim reln.
ensah shal:lr of -t. 'lot a
vot,. A m .l, ,r','" ",1 to _
el1c t I h. "i , . sly01. h
untuer ths . tp* 1 shall Is
ars, to I". adippe Oti OO4
All vaca ita
irv t ill. aeUa1"! - t
Al lt . 11 -rs ai:1 . , lllhr
velect ion. neei
The r Iisrult ia
'hoend)rt e II:i1 /1 . .' ll Jr.
;llst:ll A 11 . Jr.e t
il! pU're i*'i. n . r.ar.
vice irr'hl, it a ,i ') t r" ar.
*cr l:iry Itr.. i- ,, \ ,haing e
I,. u, til , !lalli hoi
or aulstl notsed. or changed
sltlvedr with ll Iv " dis \ .
the stock )1 I at of
,eral e il. atf a pli
'hat je :r1, lle for
Inc.- a w.-k rI Of notiep
'lo i ll, l % '1ani, an
ho r n a " toii tok
"lles tianil1. i" 1 Mlltt
et r }' b! sorte
caus. its t , af.o Ii 'hr tl e W
hote s of t * . a m ajorty.
s'entt . Shii lt:,tor l or pe
retfno to :t I,. ' the il or
shall hate fe'l the other
cr0 mtsay sul ,st k rll t3o t
tnosttner sot l :IIr tle iay
iNo ukr l or respo-,
ltis- for tI. or faults o
ttlls othua :to i. t I. .'" ,r .rum thus
in ssrganlzrsti n "ast "' of renderin
hlit shallrter t, s tc
holdh.-r to Iny I the amoail
due tsy him l o to
the t'v so N. ty o, ~ a mo
and yar hern writteon, in t
presence of lt"-- A . r..w Haue r na
tRichard Ancel. ~. rit wltame,
~~.who have hr. Iun r names with
said toappearsur .. r
I@Original slennf 11 !'.. 3A. MO
ingr, A. F. II Andrew laner
Rlehid. Anelt. , SlO ,
W. 1 I: \otsary Public.
I. the undler-:- u- of Mortgapp.
in and for the 1, , cas.ne State af
Loustlaana. do500 10 ',t. that the aboe
and foregoing :at 1 . . ln', rp" ratlon of the
IItolln Ihat thus, . ", this d+'0 a *Oti
In my o Ils-c. ll , 10 '. fo 'lo l4.
New Orleans. I-- 19. 1910.
(g!tnedo I WI It 1 ARD1 D. RI
A true cohpy , f ..inal on- file ad
record in mfy softu
W . I' i:0MEER, Not Puk
Dec 29 Jan 5 I " :- . Ito tlh
Unlucky : lucky at caur
hl At t if . . " " Ia" - lout
"Thena dsst ll 1' l ii llo linted in yoar
first glimpnc if .- ain:" "I admit I
was SI'lslm15 ca it s u ri I d. I thought
everydley "anrl 101 guitar."-Loanis
Ville h a rle .r.l. l ,Ir , ll.
Thcse w~:. .h :.,ll' ItSln w"ho lived la a
Sh*e h:al " f, f, I Irln she didn't kage
what t. .1".
But R ust ~,asI 0, 1 ,,lt , must srand
To give up to "1.,l r votes for womr
He-1 11:15, a tsre:ot tiutis
She-Stosj mlo init utsitainsit out
molehills.- I, ..olo lrani'i.cript.
"How canr T." .i,,l .th: gi.'er ian,"l.
this doi i0I t nrll t I..I' ,
When. as >o " -. "I " 'rISlY case I 0
my goods ." I;X ]'
The ntlu J of t.ihe Ilo.use was loami
for his um"brtella intl, not fdify
asked the nlemtter- ofs the fame
they had used It.
asked his father.
I "'Cause whlltn I -was in the hsl ab
night I heard him say to siutr, "Il
lere I'll just stI-al nie.'"-iegi
i cott's. '
Tammany lIued in the USYU
century. He wa:ls a1 native of q
h ware, but settl-l so the bankt aW
Ohio river. HIe ..i.s shie .,usteb
- his tribe, and Ilis reign was
· and peaceful. HIls great maam
T "Unite. In -eao-r unite fort
Captain-We-i, there's a pils b
loon atb-ve us anal a sub"alrlMf
I ,s, and et're cs;arryitag twenty tei
, dynamite. (Jsatuis,- sof that thi,5rr
cause (or altervo,;,as lhlest. - la -
Little Myra Expainsl.
I ttle Mmra la-a- hitail been lI
but a few days I(,ll i her ot ii it
IoccasIon to wrift a tiote (o the f
and signed hers-It. 1rs. Kent
II Ing she might lia r Itsuuderati
child's name. the tac htr asked U
"Oh." said lMyr:i. ith a c
confidential ir ws -se II e. my
Igot marrled hgiill syllt I didst."
Pattersn £ MKererw
711 eual Strait Phs, S
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delivered to ay
place in tows
at the time
11:30 a. p l . to 3:00 l
SOLE AGENTS FOE
Park & Tilfo