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DIAMONDS, WATCHES, JEWELRY
50% SAVINGS 50% "0 S. ,rery dollar spent at my store gets you twice the value. The biggest diamond stock in the city to select 7 am, for less than a regular jeweler can buy it for. On'y a short block from Canal street. Every article guaranteed as reprqsnted, or money refunded. I have endeavored for the past quarter of a to give asqare deal, and it's up to you to judge~ Sad see us U. Don't wait until the last day. Avoid the rush, and save 50% on Your Christmms gaments. Jut a Sew of our bis 50% Saving Values: . *F . ; -hest d1 m s lr -- fes ...................... s.me to to 13* -" ., ia-lijfu . witut 1iamond; uot-- _ __ ' law Ge &mkm w and m -i ,,,. --. , t. as. . wj, t sm, ed a E ,, fr . .. a.L t 1h . . .l...fw rod ..... ... .. . . Sp nat c sty the to e b igg st iamondtoc l -. ~l d f-U; sm..... to35A ep]relhm; solid . . .d. with es4 i Cm fsade as hoar bladof from forw stbeet. o tdioeds giv dew, and it u y to - .... ...,.. . .. ," "wtw to . ! .se ........................ to t.. f .....m..,.. . S rhoss of other articles too numerous to mtdion; com.e and conoe yrsef. The biggest d ;. in the city, worth while to ee e if you don't buy. - Money Loaned At the e Lowest Rate Of Interest--wAs Lw As 1 Uncis Joe'. LoaU f fice S,,-i. lsm Over a Quarter - , a C r olOpen d, , .ili p. -dSiid os.ts acopt- Mi68 . RAMo PART ST . m the h ov.Tc . Lae Ao Th L es a t-o eow 3Asr. Sfrto) d40 h 1WS hort Block From Canal toStreet"M X, •ad t . ",,_ .j p" -fote atclsto roatomnto; oe n cniney rel0Th tes in te cty, ort wh~ toseeevenif ou dn'tbuy l " ýa:.."± r ". 1' ýM Moey Lane At he Lwes Rat Ineres s ow A 1 : 4"., o Rd ap -StriclyCofienia CRARTIt. , .( -ow CO. . V avIoapouaTr.D. ef A ,, BState of Loulis SOrdu. t, City of New Or = ham, that on this ninth sth at December, in the e Lord. ae thousand, nine M DiSetaee, and of the Inde t I Uniteld tates of America, si a forty-fourth, before 5kr lcas, a notary pub #d the Parish of Orleans, asd In the presence of rdafter named and ua eame and appeared Whose names are here dt all of age, who see !at availlag themselves Of the Laws of the Ia each cases made 55 more particularl of G5Ssea Assembly of the oer the year 1914, they e racted, agreed ad p ad do by these pres atrct, agee asd blad b eassiate with hemel late sad em* d body poitic in sah pUrpses sad hereln set orth, Stheir chartie, to same oe this see say be abhsb o ". be eLM be: P s1teu e CHARTER. To engage generally in the construction and general contracting business, for the erection of buildings, wharves, and the improvements on real estate, and for the demolishing of buildings, and to do a general contracting busineas, and carry on any other business or enterprise which may be incidental or germane or con nected with the construction, erection, or demolishing o, buildings. ARTICLE III--The amount of the capi tal stock of this corporation is hereby fixed at the sum of fifteen thousand dol lars ($1'00) and which capital stock may be increased to the sum of fifty thous and dollars ($50,000). said capital stock divided Into one hundred and fifty shares of the par value of one hundred ($100) dol lars each, the stock shall be paid in cash when subscribed for or may be Issued in whole or in part at not Less than par, for the property or good will actually pur chased or received by it. No fractiuonal shares shall ever be issued. No tramater, sale or other disposals of the stock in this corporation shall be valid. unless first ofered to the remaining stoekbolders of this corporation at the book value thereof, as established by the last tventory, and when said offer has been made to the corporation. It shall be the duty of the Secretary-Treasurer to advise the ether atek-boider and they hai have an opuotnt to pure sad sact. 0. nlaeo th said stock Ildetre to Oeie s&o le f ofer to acquire sai stork after thirty days agee. to oaeh dsethe lir by ragisine"o mal. the stock may be seMi bthe owe theas at wlM iboear,1 to ,inrd ad e . " CEIARTmLR. The location of the domicile of this cor poation shall be in the City of New Or ean, State of Louisiana, and service of citation or of all lega process shall be made upon the President of this corpora tion or in case of his absence or inability to act, on the Vice-President, or Secretary Treasurer, in the order named, and said corporation shall have and enjoy suc cession by its corporate name for a period of ninety-nine years from the date of this act. The business and a.asirs of this cor paration shall be conducted by, and all of the corporate powers vested in. and exercised by a board of directors com posed of three stockholders to be elected by the stockholders. annually, by ballot. on the Irst Monday of the monath f No vember of each year. beginning in the year 1920, or on any subsequent date an nonneed by the Board of Directors in case no elsctona shall take place on add date, after fifteen days' notice which shall be given to each stockholder by written notice maned to epch stockholder at his I: at known Post Offiee address, and said election shall be held at the office of the corporation nder the supervision of twe commislosers, appeloted by the Beard of Diretoers. At said election, each stock holder shall be entitled to cast his vote as speaed ia Section 11 of Aet 2T 01 the o Assembly of the State el gha e the year 1914. or any mend ments thereto the steckholMes reclvin s maty of the votes cast shall be .de lm elected. The Beard o Dlrt as elecdted shall i diately thesafta F d to u bemlra" _ . - eve to be seocetary-Treas s of the e- . mee wees,4au r es oe alb seer until the first Monday of November. 1930, or until their successors are elected and qualifiled. Stockholders meetings other than meet lngs for the election of directors may be held as prescribed by Section 10 of Act 267 of the General Assembly of the State of- Louisiana for the year 1914, or any amendments thereto. This corporation and the officers sad directors thereof shall have all of the rights and powers, and this corporation may be amended or dissolved, or its af fairs liquidated as provided by the pro visions of Act 267 of the General Assem bly of the State of Louisiana for the year 1914, or any amendments thereto. No stockholder shal ever be held liable or responsible for the contracts or faults of this corporation in any farther sum than the unpaid balance on the stock for which, he has subscribed, nor shall any mere informality in te organization have the effect of rendering this charter nUll or expselng a stockholder to any liability other than as herein provided. The names and Post Office addrese of the subscrlbers hereto are as herein at forth. The subserlbers hereto have respectively wrrttes opposite their respective names the samnt of stoek in this corporation subscribed to by each sf them es that this act of ancorporation shall serve as the original nsubscrIption list of maid cor porsnt t to be recorded and puhlhed. Thes done and puSed in mty offce. at Mew Orleans, Ia., en dat anad in atheumon anQ hesed- above writte. he ri m~Pra s omen C. Wrgs a'd lMeas Cl itr cmletamt wf a ee who I m a k ham b i sismr - the CHARTER. said appearers. parties and me, notary. poration, and they shall serve until their successors are elected and qualified. The first Board of Directors shall be composed of the following three directors: James M. Geary, Bay St. Lous,. Miss.; William Oakes. New Orleans. La.; James Beer. New Orleans. La. Of whom James M. Geary shall be President, William Oakes Vice-President and James Beer shall be after due reading of the whole. (Original Signed) : JAMES GEARY. 109 Shares. WM. F. OAKES. 40 Shares. JAMES BEER. 1 Share. Witnesses: J. C. Fruge. Louis Caller. GUS. J. RICAU. Notary Public. I, the undersigned Recorder of Mort gages. a and for the Parish of Orleans ate of Louisiana. do hereby certify that the above and foregoing Act of Incor poration of the Geary-Oakes Company. In corporated. was this day duty reerded ia my effice, in book 12358, folio 17. New Orleans, La.. Decembrr 9. 1919. (Original Stigned): EMILE 3. LEONARD, Dy. R. A true copy. GUS. J. RICAU. Notary Public. New aft sight. A patet has been granted for a daebable ila slght coated with a t ratig pigmeat s it es be ;sem at iht. Gcmal Prshing. with other Ameicmn oflfers at the tomb of a July 4, whl Captalla Tardlen, representing the Frech - w.oDmdlag to am addren Ibr Ambauaeor Hugh Wallace.