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Sjcrtionl that f'w ever attasn.
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C J.NORTH, -A-RAE t.
u Lard one thournd ne hundred
It rey s he Ioodepe ande
to od all thAmerican, the o
It known, that y-seveon this thirteenth
dy t the month of January, l the yearate
Sar L ord one thoummsond lande huadredl
esfa twelve, and of the Independence of
h, Waed State nd of American, the one
a d appe the severthirty-sel pr
in an d for the arish of Orleanto s. state
a lsaes, duy nd that misionelid qual
St the proviesioence of the witne this
, e nam ed and underigned, per
e andll appeared, the ser persons
aA names areia herento sso ted th
t eally declarefd onsthat itvateliag them
gt the prbovioon of the nlawn of the
Nhatv to the organization of cor
a d presents agree and b
SIe name of this corporation ahall be
legigas I.lquor Company, - s
which name it shall have corporate
and succession for ninety-nine
fr Ithe date of thi act, and shall
ag eer to contract, sne and l'e used,
I e, lease, mortgage, pledge, alean
I enconmber retal estate or ersonal
o every description, and gener
nbte ad exercise, for all purposes
with or incidental to its busi
as herelafter set forth, alt power
upon corporations by the lawn
seate of Louislana.
dsmicile of this corporation shall
be city of New Orleans, state of
Citon and rall other legal
shall bhe served on the president
empany, and in his absence, on
figietary of the company.
and purposes for whleb thi
is formo d and the nature of
to be carried on by it are
Pdti to be:
n a gene ral Iequor and mer
ibtes, ane d to bnuy, sell, and deal
sad merchandise of all krnas
eitber at wholesale or
in s agents for others. To carre
oUher business whatsoever whsco
m y deem proper or coea
" be e earred on in connection with
; tl or ncy,t oot
- h the otrora o a cor oren
-alue of its property , and to
nIn, lease, operate and dioes
- t ail property, reeal, personal or
to mortgage, pledgl e or other
, L ate t the same, as may be
- tessaryt or convenlcent for the
Mage and perform contracts of every
1-dleription which may be deemed
poIM O aer for the nrpose car
bhie corporation is organised.
ital etock of thisr corporation
SS ve thousand doilara, to be repre.
b. ity shares of erpile ntaoct of
Inch shall be full amid ad non
and shall be aid fotr in ealsh
beforea the certld cates therefor
All transfers of etoeb shall
nsly ea the books of the compau
-n such rules and regulations as
a directors sbhall deem St. This
shall be entitled to do hoslneS
into all contracts, and sa.ll be
M temr in all spects r amedlIatetly
sIno of thir charter by the
powers of this corporation shall
ia and exercised by a heard _
esisting orf three (5) directore
_ e elected at the asnual meet
he shre-holders to be beld on the
GsMardl ir n seat
ae daily nem ippe n athe tt
At maid meetIng evert
shall be entitled t eat ea
ywA bh an ad a mjrty 0
or a pror, cona every
mel cain elect. The bard n
" hl reenernbe the meatr L
bId meeting shal he bald had th
teo results aeertaled '. e
any annual meetin g sPhea
th charter but th oesf
shall contioe Ia orBee snd
an ner ual isetting a Mere
of directors of thiseo
by the t to b t5-
r shalltas, eas sa to
qtired to esmamo a ietsgi gt t.e dsais
bolden of the mum to ratif or ath. 4
rse. any act outra , allenation or en
cmhranea done or entered Into by the said 1
The first board of directors of this co- I
pany, who shall hold oice until the Mon- 4
day preceding Mardl Gmas' in the year
191l3. and until their successors are elected
and qualified, shall be Louis Kaufman, W.
.M. Tucker, and Albert Koesman, with Louis
Kaufman, as president, W. M. -Tucker, as t
vice-president and Albert Kossman, as secre
The. officers of this corporation shall be
phreidenc, a vice-preesident and a secre
At all meetings of directors, the director 4
not present in the city of New Orleans may
give their proxy or power of attorney to
such persons as they see fit and such proxy
may be either general authorisaing the proxy
who may be present to cast the vote of the
ahsent director on all matters that may
comre the board In such sense as
the person to whom the proxy is given
may think proper, or the proxy may con
tain specific directions how and in what
sense the vote of the absent director shall
This charter may be amended by a vote
of the majority of the shareholders held
at a general meeting convened for that
purpose after fifteen days notice publisahed
in one of the dally newspapers of the city
of New Orleans, and after a copy of the .
notice of said meeting shall have been
mailed to each stockholder at the address
as left with the secretary of the company,
and the corporation may be dissolved with
the assent of three-fourths of the stock
represented at such meeting. The capital
stock of the company may be Increased or
diminished by complying with the general
laws of the state of Louislana upon such
Whenever this company shall be dissolved
by expiration of its charter, or sooner by
a vote of the shareholders. two liquidators
shall be elected by the shareholders at a
general meeting of the shareholders held
after fifteen days notice, as above provid
ed. These liquidators shall continue in of
tice until the full liquidation of the cor
poration and in case of the death of either
of them the survivor shall act alone.
No stockholder of this corporation shall
ever be held liable or responsible for the
contracts or faults of such corporation in
any further sum than the unpaid balance
due to the corporation on the shares owned
by him; nor shall any mere informality in
organization have the effects of rendering
this charter null or of exposing a stock
holder to any liability beyond the amount
of his stock.
Thus done and passed, at the city of
New Orleans, on the day, month and year
hereinabove first written, In the presence
of Messleurs Edgar M. Cahn and Theodore
A. Schubert, competent witnesses,
who hereunto sign their names with said
appearers and me, notary, after due read
ing of the whole.
(Signed) : L. Kaufman. 16 2-3 shares:
W. M. Tucker. 16 2-3 shares: A. Kossman.
16 2-3 shares.
Witnesses: ,signed) Edgar M. Cahn. T.
A true copy. Scorr E. BEsR,
N. 0.. Ia., Jan. 30. 1912.
STATE OF IAISIANA, IPARISI OF
1. The undersigned recorder of mort
gae.s. In and for the parish of Orleans.
state of Louisiana, do hereby certify that
the above and foregoing act of incorpora
tion of the Louisiana liquor Company,
- . was this day duly re
corded in my office in book 1051. folio -,
New Orleans, IA., this 30th day of January,
(Signed) : Esti.a LEQARD.,
I hereby certify that the above and
foregoing is a true and correct copy of
the original act of incorporation of the
Louisiana I.iquor Company, together with
the certificate of the Recorder of Mort
gages. attached thereto, the whole on file
and of record In my notarial office.
Witness my hand and seal of omce, at
New Orleans, this 30th day of January,
ScoTT E. Br.s,
feb 1 S 15 229 inch 7
OF GOIMZtAI'AX MIYFTON. LIMITED.
UNITED STATES OF AMtERICA. STATE
OF IOUISIANA. PARISII OF OR
LEANS, ('ITT OF NEW ORLEANS.
Be It known, that on this the 16th day of
the month of February, in the year of our
Lord one thousand nine hundred and twelve,
and of the independence of the United States
of America the one hundred and thirty
sixth, before me, Alexis Brian, a notary
public duly commissioned and qualified with
in and for the pariash of Orleans, state of
Iouisiana, and in the presence of the wit
nesses hereinafter named and undersigned.
personally came and appeared Mr. Albert
Godhsaux and Mr. Harold 'ayer, residents
of the city of New Orleans. of full age, here
in appearing and acting in their capacities
as president ad vice-preldeat e tvely
of GOIJVtLUX & 3IOTON, LIMITED, a
Louisiana corporation domicied in the city
of New Orleaas, organised originally by act
befor, Feltx J. breyfous. notary public,
on the 18th day of July, 1909.
I and pursuant to a resolution passed at a
stockbolders' meetaing herelinafter mention
ed, certilied coples of the minutes of which
meeting are hereto annexed as part hereof:
who declared that at a general meeting of
the stockholders of said corporation held
on the 15th day of February, 1912, whieh
had been convened for the especial purpose
in accordance with law, the followag
amendment to the charter of said corpora
tion was adopted by a unanimous vote of
the holders of all the stock of eld corpora
tion, all being present at said meeting, to
trtlcles I, II, III, IV, V, VI and VHI of eaid
charter were amended so as to read as fol
The name and title of this corporation
shall be GODCHAUtX & MIOTON, LIMIT
ED,' and ander eld name, unless sooner
dissolved according to its charter, it shall
exislt and coatlinue and shall have and en
Joy corporate existence for a period of anine
ty-anie (99) years from and after the date
of this set. It may have, bold, receive, bor
row, loan, exchange, acquire, purchase, sell,
alienate, convey, lease, pledge, pawn, hy
pottheote, enummber or mortgage property
of any klnd,;whether real, personal or mix
edcorpore5 or incorporeal, movable or
iov e; tmay sn.ake, Isu , ando endorse
bonds ad notes and other evidnces of debt:;
it may ercept mortgages, pledges or other
forms of security for money leaned or other
debts; it may contract, sue ad be sed,
plead or be Impleaded, and may adopt snd
use a corporate seal; it may name, appoint
and employ such managers, diretor. o.m
cers, agents and other employes as its i
rest and ounrenance may require; and
may make and etablsh mac by-as, rules
and regulatiaos for the peeper mangmement
and control of Its afairs as may e eces
sary and proper and geneally shall poem
aU the power., rights, prlvlege and mamu
attles which corporations are and may here
after be authoriad to pum under the
constltutlon and laws of this state.
The domicile of this eorporation shall be
ia the city of New Orleans, prish of Or
icna. state of L.oelsnlaw , ad all citatboan
and other legal eoaees shall he ered on
the- president, or In te event of bh ahbeene
upon the vice-prealdent.
SThe objects and 9arpa for which til
corporation isoll o and the nature of
the buiness to e ared ea by it, amre
hereby detared to be:
1. To act as agents, maagers or repre
sentatIve o es wn wer o ther persons or
eoporat avi nvrg, r erlaimig to. hve,
any interest h propesty, merchandie, yes
es oargoe, freiht or other sabjets a
l 2. To conduct a eneral ianasuraee agley
and Inmsuance oerage Ialne to ant
Sas agent for ire, life, mrine, easumty, plate
Ijass, burglary, gaanty and other linsr
anre companlie, ad to do a general iue
I anee busines, either as agents or as solicit
or. for, or f om, ofther ea , s alsone
erllt to conduet ad m as na g
I buases Lanciden h thmeto.
i ItTICLE IV.
I Te va ials o t-,o thIea er_,oat-oa il
I bereby ld t e sm or Iftme &i I
I olas'm ($1i5060.00), dvIded i ens hun
I ded ad I shres of te p vue oa one
I bndeed dlars ($1.OS) ec whb shalU
I he ai.d for in Eal when onberi.ed fr, or
I anlesv e sr bd eo tutereof and
· k inrs aeoeen wit ak
lb amesa s a i*I bv '
t hir r notice of much a ntdetS,
whilch lla b te in Iwriting to the
president, who shall thereupo immedliatel)
omnmunlcate said notice In writing to each
and every stockholder of record, in the
manner set out In Article V for notice of
itoclrhlders' meeting, and the other stock
holders dhall have the first privilege of pur
:hlaing said stock at the book value thereof
tor a period of thirty days from the delivery
t said notice to the president, alter which
thlrty days said stock may be sold in open
market. In the event that the other stock
holders avail themselves of the said thirty
tav privilege and the demand should be for
more shares than are offered for sale, the
stockholder desiring to buy shill be en
titled to purchase upon the pro rata bhats of
the stock already standing In their respect
Ive names on the books of this company.
There shall be written or printed aeross
each certificate of stock on this company.
"These shares are issued and shall be held
subject to the charter and by-laws of this
The business and affairs of this corpora
lion shall i.e managed and conducted by,
and all the corporate powers the.reof shall
et vested in and exercised by a board of
sot less than four nor more than nine dirt-c
torn to tis elected from among the stock
holders of the company, who shall have. at
least, ten shares of the capital stock of the
tompany standing in his name on the com
pany's books. A majority of said directors.
present either in person or representetd by
r roxy, shall constitute a quttrulum of th-.
toard, provided that if at any meeting a
luortm lie not present, one-half of tlhe nUlll
Ir of dlirectors present in person or repre
e'ntetl by proxy, shall constltute, a quorum
at the next meeting.
Until the first Tuesday itt January, 191::.,
ar until their successors are dluly elected.
lualilned and installed, the directors of this
corporation shall be composed of Allert Godl
chaux, as president : Harold Mayer. as vice
prealdent: it. E. L. Mayer and A. A. Zodiag.
Itn the said tirst Tuesday il January. 1:,t:.
and annually thereafter a mteeting of the
stockholders of this corporation hhaill 1
held at its domclel for the purpoitse of
electing dlrectors for the ensuing year. Said
election shall Ise by hallot and the, stock
holders receiving a majority of the votes
cast shall be declared elected. A fallure
from any caluse whatsoever to hold this said
annual meeting. or failure to elect directors
on the day above speciftld. shall not dis
salve the corporation. but the directors and
.mt-ers then In olie shall hold over until
their successors have been dlly elected, qual
ifitd and installed and it shall be the duty
of the lboard of directors to convene within
ten days another meeting of stockholders
for tlhe purpose of electing directors, of
which meeting each stockholder shall have
three days prior notice in writing. The
faltre to hold ald second meeting, or the
fallure to elect adrectors at same, shall like
wise not dissolvd this corporation, but the
incumlent officers shall remain in office and
there shall be no election of directors by
stockholders until the date of the next an
nual meueting, to which or to any subsequent
annlal meeting or meetings the same rules
Except as herein otherwise provided, no
tIce of all meetings of stockholders for the
election of directors or for any other pur
pose, shall be given in writing at least ten
lays prior to the date fixed for said meet
ing, and shall either be deilivered lprsonally
to the stockholders or deposited in the mail
directed to each stockholder to his address
as same shall alpear upon the twoks of the
rcorporation .and if no address apiwars upon
the books of the corporation, then salil no,
lice shall he deposited in the mail directed,
care of general dtelivery. New Orleans. Ia.
Any notice required lby this charter may
be walved In writing by any or all of the
stocklholdlers iaplarilng as such utpon the
stoks. At all meetings of stockholtders each
stockholder shall tw entitled to cast one
vote. either in Irson or by proxy, for each
share of stock owned by him and standling
iinhis name on the books of the compallly.
and except as hertein otherwise Irovided. a
majority of tthe votes .o cast shall be sauli
•ient to elect anti deibtl .any and all qules
tlons it Mel upon.
Then directors of this corporation as soon
as possible after their election, shall qualify,
take office and elect from among their num
ber a president and vice-president. They
shall also elect a secretary-treasurer who
need not be either a stockholder or a direc
tor. The board of directors shall have pow
er to appoint such other officers, agents and
employees and to enact such by-lawn, rules
and regulations as they may deem neces
sary and proper for the conduct of the busl
ness of this corporation and in case of a
vacano'v on the board of directors or among
the oelcers from death, resignation, retnov
al. or other caulse, the said vacancy shall
ie filled by the remaining directors at a
special meeting called for that purpose after
three days' notice thereof has been given In
wrlting to the remaining members of the
Except as to the increase or decrease of
the capkal stock, which must to' done in
the manner and form required by law. this
act of incorporation may be changed, amend
ed. modifiled or altered, or the corporation
may he dissolved 1,y a vote of three-fourths
in amount of the capital stock present or
represented at a meeting of the stockholders
called specially for that purpose, provided
that in order to dissolve the corporation, at
least a majority of the entire capital stock
must he present or represented at said meet
ing. Upon the termination of this charter
bty limitation, or upon the dissolution of the
corporation the business and afairs of the
conpany shall be Uiquidated by three com
mmissmers elected by the stockholders at a
general meeting called for that purpose.
"aid commlssioners shall have entire charge
of tihe liquidation with authority to sell and
diksme of the assets of the corporation, and
in case of the death or resignation of a
comnmisioner during the term of his duties.
or in case of his faillure or refusal to act.
the remaining commissioners shall declare
the omcee vacant and shall elect a commis
siooer from among the stockholders."
The whole as more fully appears by the
annexed certified copy of the minutes of said
And the said appearers harlving requested
me. notary, to put the said amendment in
authentle form. I do by these presents re
celve said amendment in the form of this
public act, to the end that said amendment
my be promulgated and recorded and thus
be read into the original charter passed he
fore Felix J. Dreyfous. notary public, on
the 18th day of July. 1909.
Thus done and siglned in my ome at the
city of New Orleans. on the day and date
herein first above written. In the presence of
I. R. Saals and (;eorge W. Schweitzer, com
petent wtnaesses, who hereunto sign their
names with said apemrers and me, notary,
after due reading or the whole.
(itgnedl: Albert t;odehau. Harold 8.
Mlayer. I. R. Saal, Geo. W. Schweltzer.
ALExis Bat.y, Notary Public.
I. the undersigned deputy recorder of
mortgagea for the parish of Orleans, do
herreby certify that the foregoing act amend
ing the clharter of Godchaux & Mioton, lAd.,
ras this day duly recorded in book No. 1051,
New Orleans. January 17th. 1912.
(8igned) EXILE Lonssan.
I hereby certify the foregoing to be a
true and correct copy of the origtinal amend
ment to the charter of Godchaux & Mioton.
td. passed before me on February lth,
ALExai Bsait. Notery Publc.
(Seal, feb 22 29 meh 7 14 21 28 12
OF QUETZAL COFFEE COMI'ANY.
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, STATE
F LOUISIANA, PARISH OF ORLEANS,
CITY OF NEW ORLEANS.
Be it known, that on this *evesth day of
the month of February, in the year one
thousand anlie hundred and twelve (1912)
and of the independence of the United States
of Amerlea, the one hundred and thirty
st, before me Scott H. Beer. a notary
pulc In and for the Parish of Orlean.s,
tate of Laulsiana, theren residlng, duly
wora, commiastioned and quallbaed, and tn
the pmreence of the wltteesem hereinafter
named and madersIgned, personally came and
appeared: the several parties whose names
are her ahts brlhaed a oech, who de
elared that avalinag themselves of the pro.
visions of the laws of this state relative
t te organlsolo oft ceorp tlos they
have cestraeted sad agred, and do by ths
pres ge ead hd tesles, a well
asn all Owho m aly hereaiter h
ome asselkha with tho, to thm ad
coastit a eoa motie ad bohe polttle In
law, fer the objes ta add usa
de the agSeeata ad Ofe tir hereli
after met forth sad eame
The same of this c shall he the
QUW1TAL COFFU3 coMP.1, under which
name It shah have corporate es aad
suceia -r etmn years frem _ad
after the date hero, and amll have powera
to coatreet, to mee and be sued, to purchasel
lase, mortgatg piedes, alienate or aneu
her real estate or peirsnal property o evry
derlo, and aeFl to oerci. fr
all purpem coanected with or nlaeldental
to litsn m herenafter set out, all
nswere nofrared Upp O atIoas by the
The damleRe of this oeeseatise asa e
a the City of New Orleans, ate of Lou
flana. Citation and all other leal process
hall be served on the presidest of this
ompany, and in his absence, on the vice
rsaldent or secretary-treasurer.
The objects and purposes for which this
ompany is incorporated and the nature of
he business to be carried on by it are here
y declared to be:
To conduct a general business of import
ng coffee, and the roasting and galnding
cereof, and the selling of the productW there.
if, as well as to do all things Incidental
hereto and connected therewith as may
e deemed necessary and proper for the fur
herance of the obljects and purposes here
Th'le capital stock of this corporation shall
l fift-en thlouusand dollars t$1t.1tIO0.0, to
r represented Iby one hundred and fifty
15o1 sharefs of the par value of one hun
Ired iflti.00U ) Dollars per share, which
ald stock shall be full paid and non-assess
ble, andi shall be paid for In cash or prop
rty before certiflcates therefor shall issue.
LII transfers shall be made only on the
coks of this corporation sutject to the
ales and regulations as the Board of Li
ectors of this company shall formulate.
thi, corporation shall be entitled to doe
icsiness and to enter into all contracts, and
hall be a going concern in all respects im
nediately uIpon subscription to this charter
or fortyr-ive hundred ($4,3SIt, dollars worthi
,f the capital stock thereof.
All thile powers of this corploration shall
, vested ton and exercLsed by a BHoard of
cirectors consisting of three members. which
ai, three directors shall Ile elect.ed at the
nnual meeting of the said stockholders to
N- held on the first Monday In February
ach year: notice of this mueeting shall be
Published for ten days prior to the holding
hereof, in one daily newspapler in the City
if New Orleans. At said meeting every
bareholder shall be entitled to one vote, in
.erson or by proxy, for every share stock in
cis name on the books of this company, and
Smajority of votes cast shall elect. The
oard of lDirectors shall prescrive the man
ter in which said meeting shall be held and
le votes cast and the results ascertained.
the failure to hold any annual meeting snall
pot terminate this charter, but the officers
hen in office shall continue in omice and
hall sumnmon an annual meeting as soon
The Ioard of Directors of this corpora
ion shall exercise al the powers, both ge-n
eral and special, vre4ed in this corporation
Is fully in every respect as the same might
e exercised iby the stockholders of this
The tirst Board of Directors shall hold
f1ce until the first Monday In February.
o!i:l. and until their successors are elected
ind qlalified, and shall be the following:
laco Bloch, president:; Rafael Levy. vice
eresident ; I,uls Leon Lowe, secretary-tress
crer. The officers of this corporation shall
'e a presldent, a vice-president and a seere
:ry-treasurer, which offices shae, he filled at
irst. by the ablcove named parties, as ape
itfled, and subsequently, said officers shall
e electel by the board, Immediately after
lection of said board.
At all meetings of the directors, the dlirec
ors not present in the City of New Orle.ans,
[,a., may give their proxy or power of at
orney to sutch persons as they may see fit,
ind setch proxy may be either general Cor
special, alnd such proxy may act for said
lirector at said meeting and othierwlise.
end vote in his name on all matters that
nay come before the Iboard and in all other
natters, of whatsover kind. in such sense
es thet person to whom the said proxy is
tiren may deem prolper, to the full extent
lnthorized by such procura' tu.
This charter may be atnendedl Iby a vote
if the majority of the shareholelrs held at
i general meeting of this company, held and
onveneel for that purpose, after a notice
ihall have been published for fifteen days
in one of the daily papers of the City of
New Orleans, Ia., and after a copy of said
etlice shall have been mailed to each share
holder at the address as left by said share
solder with the seeretary-treasurer of this
omnpany : and the corporation may be dis
olved with the assent of three-fourths of
he stock represented at such meeting. Thb
sapital stock of this company may be in
-reased or diminished by complying with the
eneral laws of this state upon such mat
Whenever this company shall be dissolved
cy expiration of its charter. or sooner, by
t vote of the shareholders. two liquidators
ball be appointed, being elected by the said
hareholders at a general meeting of the
harehoiders. held after a fifteen days' no
ice as above provided. These liquldators
hall continue In office until the full Ilqul
lation of the corporation. and In case of
he death of either of them, the survivor
hall act alone.
No stockholder of this corporation shall
Over be held liable or responsible for the
"ontracts or faults of this corporation in
ny further sum than the unpaid balance
lue to this corporation on the shares owned
y him; nor shall any mere Informality In
he organisation of this company have the
feect of rendering this charter null or of
xaposing any stockholder to any liability
eyond the amount due on his stock sub
Thus done and passed In this City of New
)rleans, Fitate of ILouislna, on the day,
nonth and year aforesaid, in the presence
1 Mtesra. Edgar M. ('ahn and T. A. Scrubhr,
ompetent witnesses, who have hereunto
lgned their names, together with the said
eppearers and me. notary, after a due read
ng of the whole.
JACOB BIOCII and others.
(lWitnsses : Edgar M. C'ahn, T. A. Schu
I, the undersigned Recorder of Mortgages.
n and for the Parish of Orleans, State of
louisana. do hereby certify that the above
nd foregoing act of Incorporation of the
uetsal Coffee Company was this day duly
recorded in my office In book 1051, folio -.
New Orleans. La., February 7, 1912.
EXMIIE LEONARD, Dy. It.
I hereby certify that the above and fore
oling is a true and correct copy of the orlg
Inal act of incorporation of the Quetsal Cof
fee Company, together with the certifcate
af the eRecoqer of Mortgages afxed there
to. The whole as on Ile in my notarial
WitnessM my band and seal this 8th day of
SC'OTT E. BEER, Not. Pub.
feb 15 22 29 minch 7 14 21
A Rigid Sabbatarian.
A Canadian university main was
touring la in Scotland last summer. One
Sunday moralus be put his little ham
mar in hib pocket the is an amateur
geologisti and. strolling out upon the
hills, began to chip off suchb speelmens
iof reeok as literested him. A native
pastlg by looked on with a frown.
"Sir." be said. "do ye ken yer arsk
in' more than stones there'. "lreik
ln' the Sabbath. ehb'" said the yeaug
Oaadiln. with a laugh, and. to ap
pease the Scot. be put away the bam
mer and walked a little way wirth
him. A turn of the road revealed the
ruins of a casatle. "What castle Is
that?' said the strauger. "It's no the
day." was tbe severe rtply, "to be
speliri' sic tbings."
Hewitt-I deoa't feel like myslelt
Jewett--lt' too bad you don't look the
way yeOU feeL--New York Press.
OF THE OlIFESM PILANTATION COM
VNITED sTrATES OF AMERICA, TATI
OF IWIOIAINA, PARISH O0 OR
IZANS, CIT TO NEW OIIANS.L
Be It known, that on thisthe eghteti
day o the month of Jaaamy, A. D. 1912
and of the lndependiee of the United State
of Ameieq, the one hundred sad thirty
sxth, before me, tlhh e eoseh Caeo.
noary pulblc, i and Let the naia of Or
leas tate of Lilaols, dly combloaseee
1an ulltf ed, a an s tthenae e ofr thl
ed personaly came p4 ep.pered thepee
who nverally and mutually dscted, tai
availing themselve of the pesehdoea of th.
S- t M etrla.imias, relatie toi
the goratlsn of corpovatlom,a they have
OO _ad and agreed, mad do, by these
met, contract, covenant and agree, and
bind and obligate themselves, as well as
such persons who may hereafter become as
soclated with them, to form and constitute
a body politic in law. for the objects and
purposes hereinafter stipulated and under
the following conditions, to-wit:
Thie name and style of this corporation
shall be "THE Olt.EANS PL'ANTATION
tOMP'ANY. IIMITEI." and it shall have
corporate existence for a ptriod of ninety
nine 09tih years from date, hereof: its domi
ctle shall be in the city of New Orleans; it
shall have the right to sue andti is aued. to
-ontract, lrrow money. Issue hands. notes
or other evidence of debt, to acqllire such
real estate and other property as its busi
ness may d-emand; and to lease. rent, sub
lease, mortgage and sell property, reol., per
sonal or mixed, and to carry on business as
hereinafter expressed, with all the powers
granted to corporations of a similar nature
by thite laws of this state and not inconsist
ent with the laws of the United States.
All citations or other legal process, shall
teo served on the president of this corpora
tion. or In the event of his absence or in
ability to act. upon the vice-president there
of. or in the event or Inability to act or of
the absence of both, on the secretary-treas
The objects and purposes of this corpora
tion are hereby declared to be: to purchase,
sell and improve rteal estate In the state of
Louislana or elsewhere : to rent or lease the
same: to construct anti repair ulildings and
to cultivate land.
The capital stock of this corporation here
by is declared to be fifty thousand ($5o.
04)0.oo11 dollars. divided Into and represent
ed by five hundred 1S00) shares of one hun
dired $1tio.004i dollars each: which stock.
shall be payable In cash or its equivalent. at
the time of subscription, or may be issued
at not less than par In payment of property
actually purchased or for services actulally
rendered to this corporation.
ThIs corporation shall be authorized to
corunnce business as soon as twenty thou
sand ($120.00H.00) dollars of Its capital stock
shall have been suliscrhed for.
The shares of this corporation shall be
transferable on the books of this corpora
tion only, and no transfer shall be blndling
on the corporation or have any effect unless
and until made upon said books.
All the corporate powers of this corpora
tion shall be vested In and exercised by a
board of three directors elected among the
Said directors shall Ie elected annually.
on the first Monday in January. beginning
with the year 1914, and after ten days'
prior notice in writing, shall have beer
sent to each stockholder by mail. at his or
hetr last known address: which said notice
may be waived by the stockholders in writ
ing. At all elections. a majority of the
votes cast shall be necessary to elect.
At all meetings and elections each share
of the- capital stock shall be entitled to one
vote, either presented by the stockholder into
lwrson o,r represented by proxy.
Immediately after their election, the board
shall elect from their number a president, a
vice-president and a secretary-treasurer.
The said directors and officers shall hold
their respective offices for a period of one
y-ear from the date of their election, or until
their successors shall have been duly elected.
The failure to elect directors or officers as
herein provided for, shall not result in the
dissolution of this corporation. hut the board
of directors then In ofce shall hold their
respective offices until their successors are
duly elected anti qutalified, after another Mlic
tlion has been held within thirty days. after
due notice thereof Is given as above pro
An- vacancy occurring on the said board
of directors shall be filled by the remaining
members of said board for the unexplred
Said board of directors shall have power
to make. alter and annul such by-laws. rules
at regulations for the government of tlhis
corporation as they may think proper.
The first board of directors is hereby de
clareti to be: Joseph Maumus. Louis l'aysse
and Alexander 1'. Perrin, with said Joseph
Maumus as president, the said Louis I'aysse
as vice-president, and the said Alexander P.
'Perria as secretary-treasurer; and they shall
huoldi ee until the first Monday in Janu
ary. 1!914. or until their successors are
This act of incorporation shall be altered
or amtended, or this corporation may be dis
solved by a vote of three-fourths of the cap
ital stock or shares present or represented
at a general meeting called for that purpose.
after thirty days' prior notice shall have
been given of the said meeting to each stock
holder by sending the same by mail to his
or her last known address.
Whenever this corporation Is dissolved,
either by limitation or otherwise, its affairs
shall be liquidated by three commissioners
appointed for that purpose at said general
meeting and in the case of the death, resig
nation or Inability to act of any of the said
commissioners, the remaining commission
ers shall continue the liquidation to its ter
No stockholder shall ever be held liable
or responsible for the contracts or faults of
this corporation in any further sum than
the unpaid halance. if any, due the corpo
ration on the share or shares of stock owned
by him or her, nor shall any mere informal
Ity In the organixation hereof have the ef
fecet of rendering this charter null or of ex
posing any stockholder to any liability be
yond such nnpaid balance of his stock.
Thus done and passed in my once. in the
city of New Orleans, aforesald, the day,
month and year first aforesaid, in the pres
ence of William G. Taylor and James B.
Roaser, Jr., witneasses of lawful age. resid
ing in this city, who hereunto sign their
names together with the said parties and
me. notary, after due reading of these pres
(Original signed): Jo.. Maumns. A. P.
Perrin. Louis Paysse. W. G. Taylor, J. B.
ALPrIO sa J. ntrxao. Not. Pub.
State of Loolslana, Parish of Orleans, City
of New Orleans
I. the undersigned recorder of mortgages.
in and for the perish of Orltans, state of
Louisana, do hereby ertlfy that the above
and foregoting act of Incorporation of The
Orleans 'Plantation Company, Limited. was
this day duly recorded In my olee, in book
1051, follo 550.
New Orleans. January nianeteenth. A. D.
1912. (Signed) EKILs L.OaaD,
State of Louislana. Parish of Orleans, City
of New Orleans.
I. the undersigned notary, do hereby cer
tify the above and foregoing to be a true
copy of the original act of incorporation of
The Orleans Plantation Company, Limited,
and of the certificate of the recorder of
mortgages in and for thlu parish thereto at
tached, the whole eztant and of record In
my current notarjal register.
In falth whereof,. I grant these presents
under my signature and the impress of my
seal of oace.
New Orleans, January 19th, 1912.
ALPaoSSl J. C trao, Not. Pub.
(Seal) Jan 23 feb 1 8 15 22 29 1912
OF E. OFFNER, INC.
UNITED STATEb OF AMFRICA. rTATE
OF LOUIISIANA, PARISH OF ORILANS,
C'ITY OF NEW ORLC-ANS.
Be It huown, that on this elghth day of
the month of Februry, In the year 1912.
and of the Independeace of the United States
of America, the one hadred and thirty
: sixth, before me, Beett . Beer, a notary
puble In and for the Parila of Orleans.
tate of Lousaltna, therela resding, duly
sworn, commlslaoed sad qll, and qaied ad In
the presence of the witaeses heretinasftter
named and undersigned, personally rame and
appeated the several parties whose nalmes
are hereunto subseribed as umeh, who ser
eraMir declared that availing themselves of
the laws of the State of Iaoutsiana, in much
eases made and provided. they have con
I traeted and agreed, and do, i these pres
eats, contract, agree and biad themselves, as
well am all otr pereons who may hereafter
become associted with them, to form a cor
poratlon and body politle for the reasons.
and under the stlpuohtions hereinafter set
I The name of this corporatina shall be
eBE. OFINER, INC., and under its said cor
- porate name. the amid eompany ahall have
Spower to ave and enjoy eorporate existence
L for the term of alaety-ilae yearsa rom and
t, after the date hereof, uLass sooner dim
e solved aecordlng to law. It shall hare powe,
JOHN P. VEZIEN, Pres.
Carstens & Vezien Co., Ltd.
Ship Chandlers and Grocers
Special Attentlion to Railroad Order.. Prompt Delivery.
814416 MORGAN STREET. PHONE, ALGIERS 211.
Hay. Cewo Oats. Bnras Hardwar 6seerie, Etc. Wiae.. LIquer..
Grqceries, Wines and Liquors, Wood, Coal, Hay, Corn,
Oats, Bran, Etc.
GSeds Delivered Pese a Charge. Cerer AUl esd Veret Streets.
THE OLD FAMOUS BATH HOUSE.
Latest Sanitary Improvements. - New Management. -
Turkish, Russian and Sulphur Baths 50 Cents.
-Plain Baths 25 Cents---
DR. J. LOUIS CASAUBIEILH. Chiropodist.
A. A. DORVIN, Manager
828 Conti Street, - - New Orleans.
Home Cleaning and Pressing Club. Phone Main 2812.
DON'T FORGET THAT
HAVE MOVED FROM CAMP AND CANAL STREETS TO
THEIR NEW OPTICAL PARLORS
No. 116 Baronne Street i:
EaItWished 1881 $1.00 Deposite Welcome
Commercial- Germania Trust & Savings Bank
CAPITAL AND SURPLUS $2,000,000.00.
311 Camp Street 811 Common Street
PATTERSON AND VERRET STREETS
3 1-2% on Savings
VEAL Quality and
B E EF GROUND BONES FOR CHICKENS.
J. SPRADA'S CAFE
FIRST-CLASS GERMAN SALOON
Just at Ferry Landing. ALGIERS, LA.
DIXIE BEER, Always Fresh. All Other Bottle Beers. Fine Wines,
Liquors, Cigars, Etc. HOT MEALS AT ALL HOURS
Furnished Rooms at Popular Prices First-Class Services
to sue and be sued ; to have and use a cor
porate seal, and the same to change, alter
>r break at pleasure; to bold, receive, lease,
purchase, sell, convey, as well as to mort
rage and hypothecate, property, real and
personal and mixed, corporeal and tncor
poreal: to borrow and lend money, as well
is to issue notes, bonds, and all manner of
Indebtedness and the evidences thereof; to
name and appoint such managers, omcers,
Pmployees and clerks and directors as the
interest and convenience of the corporation
nay require: and to make and establish all
by-laws, rules and revulations for the man
igement of this corporation as may be nec
essary and proper, and the same to alter
and change at pleasure.
The domicile of this corporation shall be
in the City of New Orleans, State of Lou
lisana. All citations and other legal pro
cess shall be served on the president and
treasurer, and In his absence on the secre
tary of this corporation ; and In the absence
or Inability to act of either of the above
named parties, upon any person whom the
Board of Directors may designate for that
purpose ARTICLE III.
The prupose for which this corporation
is established, and the nature and objects
thereof, are declared to be to carry on In
New Orleans, State of Louisiana, a general
business in china, glassware and general
house furnishings, and to do all things re
lated to or connected with the said busi
ne-s or incidental thereto.
The capital stock of this corporation shall
be and is hereby fixed at the sum of thirty
thousand dollars ($30,000), divided Into and
represented by three hundred shares (300)
of the par value of one hundred dollars
1$100) a share, whiech said shares of stock
shall be fully paid for, before issue thereof,
in cash or its equivalent, In property or la
hor done for this company and actually re
ceived by this corporation: All stock issued
shall be full paid and non-assessable and all
transfers must be made on the books of this
very stockholder shall have one vote for
each and every share of stock in his name
on the books of this corporation ; stockbold
ern shall have the power to name and ap
point a proxy to represent hIm or them at
all meetings of stockholders, but said proxy
must be In writing.
This corporation shall be a going con
cern as soon as the full sum of twelve
thousand five hundred dollars ($12,500.00)
shall have been subscribed for and actually
paid for In cash or its equivalent.
All the corporate powers of this corpora
tion shall be vested In a Board of Directors
to be composed of three stockholders to be
elected annually at the place of business of
this corporation, by a vote of the stock
holders hereIn. Fach director' shall own at
least one share of stock. The board of dir
ectors shall be composed of a President and
Treasurer; a Vlce-Presldent, and a Secre
tary, ant two of whom shall constitutea
quorum for the transactIn o the amuotes- of
this corporation, which olcers shall be chos
en by the board Immedlatey after election of
tbe board. The first .Board of DIrectors
shall be the following: Aaron Petler.
president and treaU r; Mrs. Alice 0. Pel
ste. vlce-prPidalat; Ma Frankel, sec
retary: which .said board of direc
tors shall bold their respective oicae
until their successors are elected and quall
fled. The annual met nl of the stockol
frst Monda In June of each and every
year. A failure tO elect directors on the
date so specified shall not dissolve this cor
poration, bhut the omcers and directors then
in office shall hold their offices until their
sutcessrs arc elected and qualified. All
vacancies on the board of directors shall be
filled by the survivirg directors until the
end of their term. Each director may name
and appoint, in writing, a proxy to repre
sent him at all meetlngs of the board of
directors, to vote for him on all matters
arising before said board for consideration.
Whenever this corporation shall be dis
solved by limitation or otherwise, its at
falir shall be liquidated by two comms
sioners to he appointed by the stockholders
at a general meeting convened for that pur
pose, of which said meeting, notice shall be
given in the manner prescribed for stock
holders' meetints ina Article VII of this
charter, and a majority in amount of the
stock thus represented at said meeting shall
elect. Said commissioners shall remain In
office until the affairs of this corporation
shalel have been fully liquidated.
T''hi nait of Incorporation may he modified.
i'hanged or altered, or the said corporation
may be dissolved, with the assent of three
quarters of the capital stock represented at
a general meeting of the stockholders of
this corporation convened for that purpose,
and after due notice of the mid meeting
shall have been addressed to each and every
stockholder. In writing, at his last known
address, or the address given by him to the
secretary of this corporation, and mailed
to him at least thirty days before the date
fixed for said meetnlag.
No stockholder shall ever be held liable
for the contracts or faults of this corpora
tion In any further sum than the unpaid bal.
ance due by him on the share of stock soub
scribed by him, nor shall any Informality in
the organization of this company have the
effect of rendering this charter null or 0
exposing the stockholders to any further lia
bility than the unpaid balance due by them
on their stock suhecrlptlons.
The list of subscribers hereto afxed shall
serve as the original subscription list of
Thus done and passed In my office on thin
8th day of February, 1912, In the preseace
of Messrs. Edgar M. Cahn and T. A. Behuber,
competent witnesses, who have hereuntn
signed their names, together with the seai
appearers and me, notary, after a due read
ang of the whole.
A. PEISER and others.
Wknesses: Edgar M. Cahn, T. A. Schuber.
I, the undersigned Recorder of Mortgages
In and for the Parish of Orleans, State of
Louisiana, do hereby certify that the above
and foregoing act of Incorporation of tbh
E. Otner. Inc., was this day duly recorded
in my office In book 1051, folio -.
New Orleans, La., Feb. 9, 191".
EMILE LEODARD, D R.
I, the undersigned notary public, herebh
certify that the above and foregoing is I
true andl co-rect copy of the original charter
of record in my notarial records, together
with the certlficate of the Recorder of Mort
gages of the Parish of Orleans, except the
namnes of the original subscribers thereto.
In faith whereof, I have hereunto al n,
my name tbis 5th day of February, 1912.
SCOTT E. BEER. Not. I'ub.
Ifeb 15 22 20 mch7 14 21