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JOHN P. VEZIEN. Pres.
Carstens & Vezien Co., Ltd. Ship Chandlers and Grocers Special Attention to Railroad Orders. Prompt Delivery. 814-11 MORGAN STREET. PHONE, ALGIERS 811. Hay. Cara. Oat. Brae, Hardware. ermlee. Etc. Wise, LUersm John Kleinkemper, Groceries. Wines and Liquors, Wood, Coal. Hay, Corn. Oats, Bran, Etc. Deir Dlvered m el Charg. Carir Ais and Verwt Street THE OLD FAMOUS BATH HOUSE Lat.et Sanitary Improvements New Management Turkish, Russian and Sulphur Baths 50 Cents PLAIN BATtHS S Cents aI waeur and Chiropodist in Attendance Ladies' Day Every Day SCHAS. lANTEL, Proprietor ii 828 Conti Street - - - - - - New Orleans S Homo Cleantng and Presslng Club Phone Main 2812 \:-k--_z_ =-----------=-- _--Cz==_1-_--- =_-=-==z_-=_ VEAL Quality and Honest Weight PORK Theodore DUBRET rEE Foto Market B E E F GROUND BONES FOR CHICKENS. PHONE ALGIERS 304-L J. Sprada's Cafe EER, LIQUORS and Just at Ferry Landing DELICATESSEN Our Customers soon fad that our --a-r work has reached a deSr I d porteetfl that few "ver attatl. * e Launder Collars, Css sad hrWsla I way that tsures yeour stSlrS anon sand i ht. American Laundry, I" B. J. NORTB, - - Al ene December 7. 1913. OPMNT COMPANY LIMITED. LUnited States of America, State of laouisiana Parish of Orleans, City of New Orlesas. Be it known, that on the twenty-fourth day of the moth of December, in the year of our Lord, one thLusasd nine hundred and thirteen, and of the independence of the United States of America, the one hundred and thirty eighth, before me. Sidney Francis Gauter, a not' public duly commissioned sworn and oqusiaed in sd for the ariesh of Orleans, state of LoiIsi oforesidd therein reiding, and in the Ipresence of the witneses herein after named and undersigned peroally came and appeared: the several spersn whose names are hereunto susribed, who severally declared that, dvailn themselves of the pro visions of the laws of Loulsiana relative to the rgaisation of eorporations and prticu larly of aLt 36 of the general assembly of a, they hae venanhed ad agree an do by thse presents covenoant, aso ad oin themselves, as well as such other pesons as may hereafter beme assoeiated wit them, to constitute and form a eorporation and body politic in lar, for tbe p rle objectsa and tider tn articles fpt lowing, to-wit: Article lI--The name and title of this ce oratioe shall be the "United Statues Land evelopment Cmpany, Limited" and by that corporate me sll have the power and authority to enjoy and have succession for a period of inty-mine years; to contract, sue sad be ssed as its corporate same; to make and e a orporate seal; to have, bold, receive, psle n e, convey. mortgage hypothecate and pledge property, both real and persol; to acqur, old. lease and pr cbhase any and all manner of lands; to de velop and improve, as well as to sell, tras fer. convey, hofotAericate mrt e and pleds e A A MANPMARRIED fl ( THE SEP oR ss . Z2*8 --MEMB ER . . T L ARE THGE ý-ýe A e ANL)L. ) - ' - " YoI E e vi e ~Ro'M IN. '1 I v4 O cN O.ED Fl yý6 NOcATE * .: S ý9a, /1e w , _ _ _ ._ _ _ __ I . .. ., - : ~J , ,I.,g . .. I: -f-~ the same. either in bulk or by plot r othe: subdivision; to plot, lay-out or subdivide any and all lands acquired by said corporation; to erect dwellings and other improvements and buildings thereon, and to lease, hypothe cate or sell the same; to build, erect, con struct, and to contract for the building, erec tion and construction of all kinds of houses, flats and apartment houses or other buildings of whatever kind, and to operate, lease or sell the same; to cut ditches, drains or build tramways for the improvement of such lands; to cultivate and sell, or manufacture and sell the products or accretion of such lands; to issue bonds, borrow and lend money sc cured by mortgage or otherwise; have and to employ such managers, directors, officers. agents and other employees as the interest of the said corporation may require; to make and establish such by-laws, rules and regula tions for the management and control of the affairs of said corporation as may be neces sary; to have and to possess all the powers granted by the laws of this state; to do all things necessary and proper to develop, im prove and market the lands and other prop erty of this corporation, and to carry out the objects and purposes for which this corpora tion is formed. Article II.-The domicile of this corpora tion shall be the city of New Orleans, Louisi ana, and all citation or other legal process shall be served on the president or in his absence, on the vice-president, and in the absence of both, on the secretary. Article III.-The objects and purposes for which this corporation is formed and the na ture of the business to be carried on by it, are herebq declared to be to deal in, acquire, purchase, hold, exploit, lease, sell and mort gage real estate, improved and unimproved of whatever nature, and all manner of lands throughout the state of Louisiana, in the Re public of Nicaragua and elsewhere partic uLarly including the exploitation in licaragua of two hundred and eighty-five thousand seven hundred and twelve acres of land to be purchased by the said corporation and de scribed as "lands situated on both sides of Pants Gorda river, and extending from Mon key Point on the Atlantic Ocean side, and western side by La Flor, in the department of Chantales in the Republic of Nicaragua; to exploit the same as well as to develop, im prove, drain and plot out into subdivisions any and all of such lands, erect dwellings and other buildings and improvements there on, and to lease, hypothecate, sell or other wise market the same or its products, in whole or in part; to build, erect, construct, and to contract for the exploitation, building, erecting of all necessary machinery and con struction of all necessary tenement houses, fats or apartment and other buildings of like character; to build and operate tramways and manufacturing plants; to construct and main tain all manner of machinery and mining im plements for minerals and ores and the mar keting of same' to act as agents for other corporations, individuals or firms, for the sale of lands, minerals, ores or otheq products of mines; to collect rents, and in this capacity to charge and collect commissions and com pensation as payment for such services, and to do all things pertinent or germane to the powers herein granted. Article IV.-The capital stock of this corpo ration is hereby fixed at one million five hun dred thousand ($1,500,000) dollars, divided into and represented by one thousand five hndm4 (1,500) shares of the par value of one thousan ($1,000) dollars each; which said stock shall be paid for in cash or in such instalments as the board of directors may direct, or for labor done, or for rights or property actually re ceived by said corporation. All transfers of the shares of the capital stock of this corpo ration shall be entered on the stock book. and no transfer of stock shall be in any man ner binding on this corporation until so reg istered in its said stock book. Article V.-This corporation shall become a going concern and commence business when not less than one thousand shares of its cap ital stock shall have been subscribed for, and if any shares remain after the said one thousand shares required to make this corpo ration a going concern shall have been sub scribed to said remaining shares may be dis posed of by the board of directors for cash, property or labor at not less than par valne. AU shares shall ie full paid and non-assessa ble. Article VI.-The corporate powers of this a corporation shall be vested in and exercised re by a board of directors composed of five sto:k- cl holders, a majority of whom shall constitute p a quorumll in the tralsaction of all lbusines. p which s.id directirs shall hr elected at ac general tieting of the stockhhidrrs of this t,oporatin to ie held on the hirst Mond.v f in lt:'duary .i ech year. and ittce .f si.th el, ie'itn shill he given by ptiblh.tion in a da:ily newlalpr published in the linglish lan lit g:lauce in the ilty of Ni'w I rie'an-, fr ti I prt,,,l it It .se t t tien dt.,s pre i,,usi to said p t!e tittt: .,I ,t ,t g1 iv ' '1 .,it klile r a w r,:i ten not .e hrt -rd to, h- ,r !her la-' kni,,. t".K h d I ' e , I ii . "! i 'r l d. it . ' ArtI , hl VI - h- li :- sen t " : i t ,r: I "t , , .it, :-: l, e li.: I!'y.r 1 ,l .h`. I, I'" ,b',l p o ....t l, l , ,. si tl I' br, a· t ,], A I ' ii o", L hti . i' ,h l ,, t:. ton i. .h. ll, hr c O l . tug. !' , " , Ii lic t]!i a)l." ' '.i, lt i,r I F st l i , li,. t I iue thil I sic - al tt it ,' .d . ,ln lit r hs <e ortiit and : at is tnlriir 'lie d l: Itl , a ti lt he a thl l t , allnt Ii til - it tulat' itt sti 'ir ti'i'restottr at a dgmetter tithell og . tthe iit "itlt eat'll sti edt Ir i Ashil lil 1 ieu veit tIih tre , n. I .h. d lra-'tt i ite ti Th rait .l it al it'art tIi. n h l, l lutnlgt h i, br , s nif the , , h . ort Iai t it. - ra te! 1s ;i:1' 1litt5~ i 1 ", '". : 1' t ill: co In ci l , the f ds t 1 . ',ition i t- h .e rt sihiit to i i,,ste . h ,- : 1 : n .lid l1h, - h l c ,'l , i ll tl Artisle SIX-TU a st tt iherr mt s ltiton ofad I thar"el t1 ft r . ;lt t it. e or ier it s , lst lln I : w th e hr litiu t lie~ thr OettI otreis ioit t :i e dl t .tIll ll T e tIc '-h l te a t a general ne , in hlli. t . . a .t. . trthet d.l the . n. d fo .chtm.C' er . shi i ll , an e t-dta h t~- ol n c t ,rallae o e th e cott. anio so tlll h eite oe dthe I tt h.. r.i..'<1 . . . 'I -..t'd ,p ', ior . pt inidsa nl caiompin lnthe in tacor, a tant, -e t thni :,ill tlt'rk, as Ill.i% ! it -e.-irv tt cot ,- n, , t tg th- en c it i of 1ede l th t lrs r rter ll, h.o of t it" -ios ta e stet ones.itli r i tl lune tilo slight It contin, u thel at pleas.ure. I Article IX.=-hi th.i:tder if thI s thied.r tholled or haltenet. l r h ld li.le oratsioni tbl ! er d:the onurcsd ofisth the a-icii f or t ts' lthe pd ytup stkh rclredrnt at at e gnieral ".I, t ilntalatfg .du the t,ahlny on thesat'd fo n hall e ta v tsen givcer each saockhalder, ad o ts oner , the efe tof drirnd tIs charevrdnu ll, o i, t dre-poednt ai t r sidtckhe i appearer s an l o-li o- ro the cot of aid blanc, rif acnorade on its the stock, is tia Lurthe iiaa. i e In .le h of the adlolpatin, a. termination eof nysO stack subscribe d by him, oron theda. so sthl ran ora hl eti er by liist ation ofri i t chls the tor for anne deshier ts cau. itur allrso d-hall Ae hlquidater cm three citnesse hol ters selected in y its stockholder t at general meet ing hehr il a hve sdet frth;r and ithe saido cosm-t ssronera shall remarn in ofiice until the affairs of the corporatione shall have oeen Ihi rera stuck . su him. hereli y cons h o u dated. in case of te e the tt or inabi ity il slstinepres, the Lourvor or survivors shall d continue to act. Article X.-No stockholder of this corpora taon shall ever d ieh erld liable or res tponsib faus, in aere y furtherL sur thp tA e ea npaid i the ibalance due the company on ther shares of O ara stock subscribed for or owned by s thim, nor i; shall any informalities in organization have Sforegoing ct of rendering corporation of the nited tii States Land Dstevkholder to ompany ii Ltd., wasbe Sond the unpaid balaned if any, o de n hisbook Tthe , city of New Orleans. ns, Decemberof Louisiana, on. day, llmonth and year herein first above written, in Signd presence of Messierus P Dy. Fourchy . d rohP SIDN EY F. GAUTIER, Notary Public. ida . M. A. Venerlanr. competent witnesses who andhave hereunto subscribed their names, to gether with the said appearers and me, no se-tary, each of said appearers having set oppo and t ehis signature the number of shares of t United Stignatures herof Ame, the list of Louisiana, sub yen Be it known, that on this 2drd day of the bk Smonth of December, in the purposear of our Lord izione thousand nine hundred and thirteen, and SOrigf the independence of the United State of (os- Amtero t he one hundreds; Oscar D . leilron. 105 shares; Salvador Lejarza, 400 shares. and before mSIDNEY F GABrTIER, Notary Public. duly ent commissioned and qualifirecorder of mortgages in and forthe p ari ish of O rleans, state of Louisiand ibe In presence of the witnesses hereinafter named t ioanad undo herined, certifay that the above and Sforegoin act of incorpora residentsion of the Unstte of o. iicana h ofnfulge, herein appearing and act in ing in States Land Development Company, Ltd., wasee et, retary-treasurerly respcrded in my offic the in bookn ing Bforewing Co p.ny, a oa orportion, con- domiciled in the Dci ofb New Orleana, organ- 9 Sied or(Signed) EMILE J. LEONARD. Dy. R.Sinnr, liSe notary public, of the w thE d ay of J une, bl c and which t of inorpr15 22on 29 a ameanded a- act pssed before the same notary on theT1R insr pasredat ar tclholders mereing hereinafter ter mentioned certified copiees of the America Sminute of Louisiana, ale which mof Ortinle ans, hereCity of New Orleans. in hBe it knownho dclr ta t s arcd eneal ee t co ot th day of December, in the year of our Lord one thousand, niene hundr red and thirteen, an thke inoarc pordace wthela wthe dfyofi amn d: Sment the independencr of the United Stateion s and before me, Alexis Brian, a notary public, duly commissioned, to d it: qualified, within and for hole Article I of said charter was amende ad s as to read, os followes, i-at sna, mt as eneo the Jcson Brin ss nin o. Itr domi ancile ohall be in the city of New Or le anstate s of nle sooner dissoled ein acordiance with menr- its charter, said corporation shall exist and net- ance for the periosd tof ninet-nine (9) yearso rege from and after the date of its ian corporation; ind shall bei n the city of New Orileans, tran S c contractn, sue andt be sure .d le or bein vhen impleaded; and in its corporate name to make ap a nd use a corporate seal, with such deice for, s may be hereafter determined upon, and to one letter or word the same nas may boe thdeemed rp9 proper; to name and appoint such manolagrs b- directrrr and ofroera its in terest and eaon dia- ceniene may reqouire; to make and establish wsh, such bymlwta rules and regtlations for th oe, poper management and regt l at-ion of the af es- fatoir of said corporation as may be nees sary and proper and the same to change, s alter or amend at pleasure; to have, hold. II d receive, borrow, loan, exchange, acquire, pur rl chase, sell, alienate, convey, lease, pledge, Il e pawn, hy lpthecate, encumber, or m..rtgage pro ' perty ,f any kin,. rest. per,oial or mixed.A a c r'p.lleal tr 1tuarporeal. II2,5,-,2le or ttt"I - ! . 1.ab.le: t1, aaept w.1 ,tt1 ., '-. I .hp1dg -. ,r ,o:h'r2 SfIl.m ,, of s curnty t..r rt',,1 L,.a I or ,.there nd ,,ther applha.le l cr. , ,rv to a eel y 1, 1 ithe. , l,.t ,2 Inlt l II ,ll ] .2.a , ,.Il t , c ,rl,,:.t.at l, .r ul ' :l : ills t~ l.... -- :all ti e" I, , ' ,et, , '.11 "i Ilot IN lk'gt', al,1,11 u'.. , .,?I ': .alr alldt r.. ! Tr I, I ...l . I , :, r t}. . A' , l II, I , I. , : i'. - ,, ,, , },. , h . , I ", - . , i t 1 l 1. 1 . it h ts ,I i, , , t , , " r t p '", l.. -a . L ,,.,, , Fi , h ., l-. . s, t. . " .,rt .,b . r.I 1 ; t t : a. -l a , t I~ ," .l I' 11. t: :a;, . ,l I v'. . i. :, r , iar .. a' }t . , th t a'l 2.1e t I , , . . . I t- 1... .,r' .t; . t, I, t l ' t,. 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St l- , l.rpl . e r, lt,, - t.,ll I, th and1 t.ev r. t - at h y, and all it, Itle. -. ,hall tar man-, - ! .a.hd hy a l..arl. of ,dlrr.tt,,r. to Ie C,,.ll-,sc1 I I. i ti2 It 111 h,221 1 to2 tr' . tll .,2 ct 22 "llltJt.s. i alnlld t'ac1't t1t I h rn o-h t hcar2 -,,f 1hth .'LpltIl .t,1c k of thn. , c, r(,t t.10),. I prior to the date of ,salid l.c. d SI.ft2n, lantl.d a l orty of t'Illts leat, all counting o,,.1 fotr 1o t hr a 11h2Irettr vo , shatill. c e rpora ,hold said annua hel elec thir Ifnc: o the c.rt dir 2. aOr. o11 the date a211 ve specified1 shall not atdisol, the orl ,ratln lranut the directors Seietil their successors hall havnce shall be pre-td V2,U12.1 glven2 I.) advert Ietmlelnt In one or t id +,rr daily alN-,tlp. t2rs ol general circulatlou. It Sand qualihced at the next glsh lanual election t SEa of Newoard of diran. The so electeting for direc shall d tr hall be by dischallrg oft and each anduti every S,t irkht lder sall e efotitlwin at all elections, either numb person presdent,. thr one vote f-p r each share of the capital stack of the com padentsy which shacrll have r een sndg ima, ut need nothe company'.either a dsrector orat least is ten tlOj days prior to the date of said iec- d d holrn, and a h ajority of vdres cast, counting f one vote forrepective salarie voted, shall be re j quired to elect. S "'A failure fron alry cause o l atsoever tor n seld said annual elestocki, or to elect direc tors. on the date above specified, shall not is dissolve the corporation, but the directors and officers then in office shall hold over un-his Stil their as ucesors hall have been elected of nd qualifed at the reinex annuafteral election.provded. "f Eachny director of this so elected shall I id enter upon the discharge of their duties on it Sthe first Wednsday fo lowing their election, a d and at their lest meeting shall elect from it d their number a president, three vicepresiath or o- dents and a secretary-treasurer, who may, but need not be, either a director or stockthe end of k hoditerm and the ,hoard of directors shall fix thir resective salaries and define theiramong duties. If any officer should die, resign or n sell his quaholdtying stock during his term ofl a, office, the board of directors shall elect his to. have beenr as electedoon as the vacancy un the boardnnual c. Are tilled as hereinafter provided. nded h "aIf any director of this corporation shall, r. uritg his term of office, cease to hold in his or own right at least ten (10) shares of the cap deta stock of this company, the board of di-one rectors shall declare his position vacant, and '. in case of a vacancy on the board from such. Smor adyed, other cause, or in case of the death ora S dresignation of any director before the end of d this termust of office, the oarn amount of shalle b till the same by electing tnhereto from amongf the stockholders one havined for the proper qual ir cations, to serve until his successor shall Id have been elected at the next ensuing annuale or election and shall have qualified." C. Article V of said charter was amended so 1 as to read, as follows: the n Article II.-"Except as to the increase or p decrease of capital stock, which themust be donesolution s voted." in the manner and form required by law, n. athis act of incorporation may be changed C . modified, or altered, or this corporation may a e be dissolved with the assent of two-thirds of * the stock represented and voting (which two Sthe boards must be a majority in amount of the b Sinvestwhole ofth all the capital stock of the company er of then outstanding) at any general meeting of b :the stockholders convened for such pube rpce rafter thirty (3nto0) days previous notice ts allnd d have been given by advertisement in one or as so pre daily n ewspapers of general ire lheri an published in the FabacEnglish language in the city S dth e orporation is voted the commissionuer. i. Article VI of said charter was amended so a. as to read. as follows: is Article VII.--"No tilnsfer of the next election fortl he iectorsf thi orportion shall be bidir uponrs al this corpoatobeen unless elecorded on the qualiedooks al theof and made puru ant to a rd I hen cord-e investeth c with its chrter and by-laws."e he 4.do and petored as well, all things not herein s. of this oprovided for which may afeairs ofnec e to w by three cmmiionr, who shainto full effect the objects ande td se for this purposa titor tiren F()a. dn. vertysement In one ab mor daily newspa er Joish Wf ner cFairfaculx. a blished in tbhe h liGustave Oertlng in with Lawrence Fabachr, ans Article VII of iner, when electedr was amended sor e. nish bof and withmade pursuood and solvent seeordty, e in amount to be fixed by the stockhol amenders at ein amount to be fixed by the stockholders at i. the meeting at which the commissioners are r clretd at:, 'al a said c, ttn,m.onrs shall tre mai a atte t l until Ihr I etl met pand , ; tl l a .t: 111o1n to ti . ;! . carp r il + S I I Ac -I.I.T ii o1 ' . t I .. 1 th il. (i r f.(l L 0l ) r I f ! " I ' i . F the t by b , - p. 1 1. w h S ti Ia e .1 r\ I t l1 . .. i'It , I ! I, I I I ittý \Iii1.1, . . ' it 'I , I . 1 . , r1 .1 , '. i1 . , 1 f, h1. ,a, I . 1, I r.i . ,i In . I i i' I t.t, 1- t •ift i t,, \ ' * ., ": , .. . . J , " 1 . .I1. d , - at d u e r I-i - 'rirdel iio t 1 -a , f.loi No. " - ii :;, , t il ',, " ',: "': ' , th ,: I"a , with. 1, F . tttucni for the , Sui ) Fierfirmance I .nn of-h Irge h ot. It i- L Muchel of his 11 duties Mas .!e1-.r I" 1 "i, th Municipal ln - h tnt ii the tity if \ew trleans. .I.F \ I a o 1 f " , •N o. I'. a m SNw. t herefore" I. Luter E. Ha ll, Governor i , -f the State of Loimi ,t'i1.have thought proper .to ;surE this , y pvhiaat!on wi ;rn.ide. wlth y .' gihi, g p1 te, , tiotice t'I all . ,ae tons herein ltti-es iii! atid cotncerted to show cause i. c lic clt, i c 1,o,, |1 , f,.ld i tg " . 2f.oao ' Q Nr therefirn shoull, nt ie cani .led and stn n, ull the a f oh alive named securities dfs e chared from altl fur ther iat il itfs in thane y iven under i by s:ignature I, i l the heal o t. ntrt t, d t ane ( clty of . tew w'rl can e. S ri.the stat tofe ofuiae of the citary of state t Rue. the ct h of aton ouDece Lar, wiA.thn ninety + 1dang tr,,m" nd after the last Iu!u,:.cation hereof I. why said bond and the .ortgage rE. ulALL ,r therefrom should not be can, lied and an n ulhe- and the above I amS., securities d.s ie charged from any further hla,lhItles in the e- (prit-iRTE. .y (liven under my signature and the Seal of to eni stte of Ioulslana at the city of Baton - nuge. ars 15th day of rDecemer, A. D. of 13. n. iy the cvemonth ornr: November . E. yeALL.r d r rd on A I E. IIEBERTd and tirten. ani of the inderrryence of State. e" ('iIARTKll to I'nited State of Amernical the one huntred c-m u nitn. withinh and for the r, arlty of rs. nIt Knowt n. That on thisn. tand in th day n, oc ohf the month noves er. ina the year and k. unlLrd on personall nine hunred ani aph arod nrtar, at. availi o th e ndmselvesnce of the 11 ntittlSon of Atao.riMe te one hundrelatie nd to thie organisaion of corporations, theyrin, a notary ibl, andilly comorane io and do.an i tlefl resenwithin and for the l'arisll f m-r is. vena, aste lf luas allana. and in the per.ws .who maof thereafter joinaft r named and k.llundersg'n.d, prsonally 'Iame and apl-_ared late''i wth them, or nmtheir arcc heor, eunto ir who severally delared unto me.. al-nlit:lrv, that. avaling thiemsselves of the d aet anorporat proviions of the laws and purpon is atitllhton of the Sqtate of litllsina relative St the or the covenant. of orporations, they h agree formed ntsd orfollowinzed, and do. by S Atese pr I--Thes, form and rtitnle thim is orpove asration s a ll such ohe. r pesonA W who may hereafter Join or become aswith ito Scharte th them or their s and continuess andor shal, Into Shave orporation, for the objexict and pur poa perioand ofndr the covyie nant. tpulatons and al-agreements following, to-wit : after I('E .--The name at.d title of thisave 1 cold receivn shll borro ". . exchanTIIge. S k'g I'ANY." and under said name. unless sooner dissolved In accordance with its I quharter, t shaell sellst and continue and shallease, al have and enj)y corporate existence for a period of ninety-nine (19) years from and after the date of this act. It may have, hold. receive, borrow. losa. exchange, ac quire, purehate, sell. alienate, convey, lease. or pledge, pawn. hypothecate, encumber or ae mortgage property of any kind, whether g, real, personal or mixed, corporeal or tn d, corporeal, movable or immovable; it may ty accept mortgages, pledges or other forms of If security for money loaned or other debts: . it may contract, sue and be sued, plead or b be Impleaded, and may make. adopt and ty use a corporate seal and the same alter or of break at Its pleasure: it may name and ap K point such managers directors and omeers ll as its Interests and convenience may re or quire, and may make and establish such by in laws for the proper management and regu ty latlon of its afalrs as may be necessary andI of proper, and generally shabll possess all the s powers and privileges which corporations are 4 and may hereafter he authorlsed to Doesea at under the constitution and laws of this state. so ARTICE II.iThe domiclle of this cor noratlon shall be at the City of New Or leans, Parish of Orleans. State of Loulslana. o and all citations or other legal proceess shall be served upon the president of said cor t poration: or. in the event of his absence, pon the vlee-president thereof: or. In the raauee of both of said ofteers, upon the Stresunm s of aid eorporatieo. i ARTICLE III.-The objects and pnroes for whblch this corporation is orgaldn and Sthe nature of the buasanes to be carried on Sby It are hereby declared to be as follows, namely: ectm 1. To plant, cultivate, grow, pro r duce, manufacture, refine, buy, sell, Import tr export, ahtp, transport, and generally dealI Sin saugarcane, suagr, molasses, ayrups and Ce all the products thereof. and to carry on I any baslaes Ineidental thereto, sad for the Spurposes aforesaid: to acquire, construet, o lease, own, maintain and operate sagar or other plantatlons, supgar or other refaeries, Sand any buildings. mills, factories, distll on lerlea and other works necessary therefor; ka to raise, buy. sell and deal In horses, males, rd cattle, live stock and poultry of all kinds. and generally to engage in the usinaeas of a ld planter: to build, buy, rent, sell. establish, maintala, operate and conduct sawmill~s, ho hi tel.s, stores. warebonses, depots. ete., and ion to do a general merebhandlise businessa. of Section 2. To bid in, boy, sell, acquire, ag lease. sublet, or farm for its own account he or for the acount of others, real estate, lot lands and tenements, and to enrvy, sub n- divide and plat such lands for the purpose iys of sale or otberwise, and to Improve and d develop the same by the erection of houses era or bildliags thereon, and to do sueb other lg* lawful Improvements as may be needful or ad desirable In sad about the improvement or ar development thereof for any purpose whet ty, ever. and partleularly to drain and reellm at lands, and for that purpose to form draain S. +. .. - , ' " I '' ' ,' . , . , . \. ,'. .. , ' I 11 1 Ii " i 'I ! i ." ti I . \11 - -I _ I1 \ I 1 it i titi ; tip t I- I iiti1 1 , r-i! 1"i , i,,"T! t' ."' i i..a . - i+ r. m.. . t ... t ,-1 t . * i ii t, 'int ". , r' Ii: , . ' t I i S :I ni..r" . , •t i' it i th. a. ire" ti e ri", h . ,n.t. h.tig fir it e t t i k t l :ii . i nt l • ti . t. i t ! i. e r I , , . ' II \ rd r b li u.11 1 th t -iii' ni. t'" l- .-ui.astn one ` n't for ,I I i h r-i,' h dIti . iti ot ir i t11nr' hi n a n tIi' I- otn. 1 fn ii, - f r at. lal ht ti!, h:ir r ti the . th ' of tii' e' m leftion r . t t r -in.t, or . i e , fltr . . at I, ho e n i ti te• . .mhiitt ot il b. i ni t 'olian na tir to h1 it t i'. I i , the b - , o drictrs lto withi ial t1a.s_ to i.r. on nthe okr tfn theo 'mpank f orth titi ' litih o a'.re te. t rt g ii t.rei , thn t . lr st.... care En.ear al .tel era ltThie vt. Itrr dairstoror btll .n writ hal ltr. ian tu.en as t torkhlear, in ptriotnt or by trhe. tll -r tar I ttld t ih cat a one a fotn Iur it'on, h bItari of iti rito "rn , ch su.-ich hondll h eein... r r tanlnr i on l nalce on led ari, trie dnte ord nd nea tio. A ifll arI r-iv; r tnifn any t'. c w ot r s holfe clsrid rnnli th- lctn or hiasetire. or of cle t ali Newtors Or 1.0.er5 on the date above specl Tiae'l shall not be fievib the rmorlirtln ; dt i tle rtlrtrb a nd a thlter , in isn tlce hall: I pkhld'ro , llwtho ehall act tcant one hite fu hhld, ,r IhallI th~r Cve CeSotr as nhallm hAne tensn electo andl qualr l c and rit shall ece the dit of the s noardt of directors. within ten day*,t to conv ~n another meeting owfn stockhold.'rs, for the purpose of electing Iii rectort of which meeting each stockholder ohall have three days prior c aot e, in wt for Iny. by malh. s aforesaid, issued to him by the secr etary of the company. A failure of ar the ar o directors to iconvene such second meeting, or a faiure to relect di oretora atn said oefnd meetingp shall like wise not dissolve this corporation, btlt the inelmllent directors and olUcers shall re lmain in ofdic, until their succesors are elected at the next ensulsg annal orlection and have qualloied. I casee of the death or resignation of any director or ofticer ohe fore thoe end of his trm of oftice, the va cancr shall ne filletd b the remalingf dl. res mrsby e the elction a his place of storkholder, who shall ast until his suc ceor shall have een electedors at the next ensula anu dal election, and shall have qualified. ARTIrTaE VI.--A majority of the board of directors present, either ow person or bye proxy, on condition thuat together ctheyi own a mahoritd of the outrmtondig otc of the( corporation, shall constitute a quorum for the transaction of all bsiness o the comt pany by the said bhoard, and a majority vote of any meeting of nald board shall pre A majority of the oard o directors (eproa v detd sch mrenret, dir a majorsto oa the 1 autrtandyn otoh of the corporation) shall t talli enxep the onsren o ithe aterholded. os this corporation, to sell or allenate al or any part of the real estate or other property owneds by or beloaain to this crh poration, or to mortg·a all or any part of ! said property tor any amount and on gay. tArms and conditions that said board of dil retors may see b t. and to ion ue as security i for said mortgages, bonds, notes or other evidence of Inde1tednes. I ptld board of directors ahall have the power to appolnt a secretary and managerl wrho may, but need mot, be a member of the board of directors, and who shall hold of I tice at the pleasure of the board, and al l agents. clerks and employees, and 8i their Ssalaries and eompeasttion. The irst seere tary and manager of thih corporation shall be Edward P. 'Dlckleon. Th'le board of dl rectors ahall have the porer to make, change, alter and modltf all proper by laws. ruler and rgul~toat for carrylag this charter into effect and for the management e of the afairs of the corporation. Any of the said directors shall have the right to delegate to any other director In writtlg any of the rtghta and powers by him en Joyed ans such dlrector. ARTICIC Vll.--At all meetlass ofatock I holders It shall reauire a vote of the ma r jorlty of the stock so present or repre sented to elect directors. or do any other I, act, eaelpt to amend the charter or dis . solve the corporation, whlch shall requirt a vote of at least three-fourths of the stoek so present or represeated, which c, thre-fourths must also be majority of the t stock outstandlng. e, ARTICLE VIII.--Upon the termination ol this charter by lImitation, or upon the dis u solution of the corporation a "herelaftesr d provided for, the business and affalrs of *(the corporation shall be liquidated by three Segommlislsonerg selected from the Stockholn i er at a geoeral meetlag esaled for thet r purpose, after alrng the sto.kholdrr no. i. tie as provided In <Artlcle V. hereor, In i ease of the death of a commlistoner duraln a. tbe term of his duties, or In ceae of hi S . %. 1, U,, \t SI " ,! I it , \ ," I , Iit. \n t i l \\ I.1 ",.i u-e- . In the 1ear ,if \ , ' !I 'i i" ,. :hneen of the e n' I I:, i I\ " . ~t : hI. i ,re 1. . S, ott v . Iteer. a SI l aii , hT.'- . ,i\fi l i fli e.. u rea nin rsild I"n "- : ilt on, -i.,"t . 1 ' *I' I nd ti n. t i, d.an'. n t'I ,, ;,, "' of t i.r w!tni- +",e~ hereinafter I ii I .1 in n i rni 1,t, pti e trnall t irme tn, l '" tt *, ;,r* It .*. .. ..r.t per-on. who.e nan" Sr... n i fi" ra ' . r i, ns ev-ira ii d. S rl t-In:,., I Tiilng th aTd eles of the lawi fi tlhe Star1. nf lii.' iiana in sucht car r, f.lorllin I, l ipr I. the' have o .nanter aI an.. Sat.- of dl . thesnn. Th resnt dent i11f atsl niin. 1,ir in hin a. themselve. se . llIyi a- ll I-1t t ernonean na.ll be h ere ftl. r . f thire iorpriitio are hwith the, e o fdl;rm a ite to manfti tun for the i. hlinls and pother I1 nIinidar h and fthr thi slpulaos o to uy. con S ltr nt . te" el . wit l , i ll. lathI I The namle and tie lof thls I. aijuire ani Shall ta ' (vl I 1ramI Asend It rAk TI.'.o- a1 fIIr the coraportiotln oshall enlm t cor nt nrate extil othefor a term ofnor tie s. nine years, and the domir her pof this cr y porati. ll and Ile I tlher land and to Or llean. State n hold other lad. Th e predent I "f ths mpanyll, orla in his ab. hnclheemills, to manlll ture ties shingler rd and otherm Slu l.er. and for otheris purpose to buy. con tr t, e tImern lo lrat e sawmills, planie Snmill ot lath tir ll produl and to do andmills: Salire an and ll railwaysncident toramway and t ritll:way out or the transportati of an m- and all er and lule'r and other products for thed. use ooration ills iand forat ther purp of es;ht .tho, se dollarse t.imber lands and nto ac Sibre, she and hold othepar lands for theun Swdre of awmills, plantg emics, shingle mall s, .la ares stoc shalll, Ie llr paid and ton ,.i tarsyadl. The corporation pr ao ; eome, I "oirm concern andl hets incident to ando Sgrowit;n out of the aoon arryr ouandf any and a. (f,000 the objects hereinabove enumerated. 'e ARTIC L.E V.-The capital stock of tr e rporation are fixedb vat in a of eight Sthousand dollars ($,000), de mivided iner, to he e eighty sharenull of the par value of ondae hun SJadrd dollars ($100) each , pt the shat ll oard ie paid fdretor ,n cash or Its equivalent Amle . shares of stock s. oudr o hall be full paid and non-ld asse 191 hable. The orporation shall become el usiness as sounder ton a charter houlsand thedollars . irt($4,000) of the capital stock shalld then l breen subsclrbed and paid for to cash. Sthe election hall tae plaers on thise oor Sdirectors, consisday. Utingl the irte members, to ndr Sthls charterd annually on th sall e the o a January of each year, except the first board S of directors, composed tion: stave emle. r Abraham Goldber A. reta Moreno, edwar. !Marx and 1.. 8. Boudreaux, who shall hold roe until the - rst Monday Januarydto S1917 whl mIs bthe date set for the cort durl'l th e bullins nhd the rly tof lter election under this charter. Shouirld the f rst Monday fall on a legal holiday then er hel eliblronr morea than the on the ollow-n re of his orub rltltoi tion. h ta lt iLr writte, in the presence of trso lfred c. pl.mmer and Euane r ihorpe, competlent it.an l, neseall, re idin in thla ciet, rwo have ahrd II- of rin ined and the ir name, tothr l the tie sad amel atrler and me, ntd t fleter da r5 poin auh ol s e wshole.d o e the R II stockolde shal bd.) Sof (Name a signers omitted) oft With dne sse s It:m y a ti Sl yo COTT Et and , o oary rt blic. r, the undersiged recorder of mortagce tn In e and or the arih o Orlenr, Stanit- o a- Inut laina, do herbl crtsl thoat the ahne re-wand foregoing act of incorporation of anHn s PfANY" wa this heday duly recorded in my ire Ioffe In .ook 1119, Folio - o. - ath (Biued), aIttILE LEONARD, D. eIt. the I, the nders iad 0, notaryd puble, do iherebhy crtiy that the rhove and norelhn drs. act olflnorporatIon of eThE WthA)GDl b) ot and on record in m oice, tolether ith ree the certifcrte af the deputy recorder of Id.mortgages thereto attached, xcelpt that the at inames o the V sin ers are omitted. l SCOTllI E. BEte Notary Public. hi 9 whihis e 1 d1te 2 Jaorn e l 5mt