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,, avsat SmvTWns A? ST. MIARTINVILLE, --LA. ALBERT BIENVENU EDITORS LAIZAIRE BIENVENU E --" [ School Board Official Journal Stubtc+"otion $ S,o a year in advance Saturday, Dec. 27, 1919. I LOCAL NEWS. Mr. George Sillan is in New Or. leans spendilng a few days. We wire homes and build tele pholne lines - Lafayette Electric Co. Lafayette. La. M1isses Edna Soulier and Irene Frnuch are spending the holidays in New Orleans. We guarantee our work for one yvar, Lafayette Electric ('o.. La fayette. La. 1r. Frank Ledoux. son of Mrs. Au iuste Ledoux, who was in the navy returned home last Saturday. Prompt service and satisfied celstolmers one of our chief aim lafayette Electric Co.. Lafayette. Mr. D. A. Long of C(ado was miarried to Miss Anna Vernette (;,unlran at New Ilberia on Dec. Istli. 'I'ley will mnake tliheir home HI ('ade. 11rs. W. I). Potter returned to Houston, Texas. Vednesday after stpendiug s-everal days here with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. George Kniiht. The IBank of St Martinville has this year issued pretty and costly' Calendars, which are highly ap preciated iby its patrons. The high school class of 1918 i ll enjoy a fine supper at the New Era litel tonight, when sev etAl euests will be present. If you want to wiry your home write or phone Lafayette Electric' Co. Lefavytte. La Prof Frank T Guilbean who is now tearhinr French at the State T'uiversetr at RBaton Rouge and al.n inetruetor of music and lead er ^f the Cadet hand. one of thee her.t in the south, was here for a few dave visiting friends this week A!bert Ronssean Lodge No. 301 A F and A M elected the follow.i inr otcer DeC. 14. 1919 : Allen D Lona. W M. B.E.Reed, 8. W. .1 R. Olivier. JT W., K. Scbwartz. Treasurer. Chas. Gute. kunst, Secretary. H . D. 8medes, M. of C.. E. W. Bienvenni. Tyler. L. 11. Fo,,rnet, J. D. Chaplain and S. D to lie appointed. -The mnarriage of Mr. Joseph Chauivin to Miss Susie Salles took place Friday evening Dec. 26ith., at the home of her parents, Mr. arld Mrs. John M. Salles. Nolveltiee for Presents K C ' RWARtTZ CHARTER STATE OF LOUIPIANA. PAI35H O1 rr. MA3TlN. - Re it known by these presents, that onthis 30th day of October. 1911. before me. ,James J. Martin. a Notary Public. duly commissioned and q ali sd in and' for the Parish of lit. Martin. State of Louisiana. and in the presence of the witnesses hereinafter named aid undersigned. personally came and appeared the several per eona whose names are hereunto subscribed. who declared that availing themselves of the benefit of the laws of the State of Louisiana ep ecially Act M27 of 1114 re. lative to the organization of Corporatione. they have formed and organized. and by these pre sents do form and organize themselves, as wall as such other persons as may hereafter join with them or their Sucees.ore, into a Corpora tion, fur the objects and i uposes, and under the covenauts, stipulations and agryments following, to-wit: ARTI LE I. The name. style and title of this ourporation shall be "MARTIN LUMBER t'OMPANY. IN COIPORATKD." andl under said name it shall enjoy a Corporate existence and Soccession for a fall term and period of twenty five yre. It shall have power to contract, sue and he sued, to make and use a (rlorate seal, and thec same toalter and break at pleasnre, to have, hold, receive, purchase, sell. convey, lease. pledge, bond, hypothecate and mortgage pro. party of any and all kinis. real, personal, and mixed, corporal and inorporal: to have and ap point such managers, directors, an I oflicers andi agents as the business may rminirm,. and t, make and establish as well as to alter and amend from time to time such bye-laws, rules ansd regulations for the proper management and government of the affairs of said Corporation as may be necessary and proper, and geueranl. to possess all the sowers hereinafter mention ed, and that are now or may hereafter be cou ferred by law, .sr necessary to promote its ob jests and interests. ARTICLE II. The domicile of thi ('orporstios shall be at St. Martinviile. Louisinna, where service of t(ita.tin and other legal process shall be mades upon the President ofr id t'or,rration, or in his absence, ulsun the Secretary.-l'reasur. r of said CorpoIration. and in the abseuce of l,.tb. upon any other ,,ttirer as may be designatel by law. AliTi'Lb. Ill The .object and lurpss, e for which this cor poration is orgsnizid aind founded, and the nature dt the busiesm* to le carried on are here by deci.ared-to be. T1 ascquire by purchase or lease or other lawful means, and to own and operate theren, lasnds, Ibuildings, machineries. improvements uftll kinds necessary to the sinra and purposes of this t'orsoration, which and declared to be the purcRasing, ,•uying, and operating of a Haw-Mill and $hingleMill. t manufacture lumber. andi to b1y. lease, contract for. and operate swamps. and lands tocut, deaden and remove thle timber thereon. and the transportatiu of the same t. sa tii Maw.MUI and Shingle Mill; making of advanuc, and the lend. inr of money for the puriposes of enabling tim ber men toacquire, cutdeadeu. float and tran sport timber and lumber for said purpose. ARTICLE IV. The Capital Stuck of thits t'rporation is here by deelared to be Thirty Five Thousand Dollars. divided in Three Hundred and Fifty shares of the par value of One hundred Dollars per share. Said stuck to be paid for in ('ash. or in es cheange for such property as may be ao thorised by law and made in conformity witl, legal provisions. TheCapitalbrtck may in the manner prescribed by and conformable to Law. be incremsed to One Hundred Thousand D.l lars. The said Corporation sheall begin bust. nese as soon as Twenty thousand dollars $2 000.00).u) of the capital stork shall have been subscribed and the amount required by law shall have been paid for in property or in mo ney. And it being contemplated that the bulk of the stock in said ('orporation sha.ll be sub. scribed for and paId for by the transfer to said Cerporatton of various real and personal pro pertise. the same aggregatinga valuation as set forth in the detailed statements of said proper. ties which are hereto annexed. paraphed NE VARIRTUR for identification with this act of incorporation. The said detailed and itemized statement annexed hereto is to be read in con nection with the provisions of this Charter in accordance with Bection Three of Act 21 of the General Assembly of 114t. ARTICLE V. The Corporate powers of said Corporation shall be vested in and exercised by. and all the business affairs of this Corporation, shall be managed and conducted by a Roard of Direc tors composed of Five members to be annually elected on the first Monday of March of each year. All sneb elections shall be by ballot, and the notice of said meetnl most be liven is the meanner premcribed by law. If for any reason the election will not have beu 'sel uponl the day txed, then it shall Ia the dluty sf the Direc tore to fix another date within thirty la)ys for the holding of mid election. The Directors elected shall crttinue to hold their oics* nuntil theirSacccseors will have bee elected and in. stalled, and nany vscancy sccurring in thle Hoard .f Directours from any caue whateover. shall be tilled by election by the remaininr Directors Three Dhrectcrs shall constitute a quorum fur the transection of busines. There shabll be a President and a ecretary Treasurer and a Vice-President sad a Manager elected annually by t he ikanrd of Di rectors, and until the first annual meetinl in March 1121, the followins members shall con stitute and eompose the Board of Directors to-wit: A. O. LevIrt. whose address is LAIvert, at. Matin Parish. La. J. -. Goosoulin, whoe address is Levert. St. Martin Parish. IA. Itobert Martin, whooe address is St. Martio villa, Lonuisiana. tleorae Knight, whose address is St. Martio sills, lIsuisiaua. T. It lramer. whsse adldres is Plauuemine. L,uiniann. And tis f,Llowiug shall constitute the tirst ,llicers to-wit: 1. Martio. Presidlent and J. S. ionosulin. irecretary-Treaaurer. lies. Kisiglt. Manager. All sf tile anthority in the management of tse affllair ofs time c',rslrstis, . empl,oying aents.. laborers ansd emlnll.yee-. InI any capacity what mover. cndulcting anil ,lp-rating the affairs of the 'orpsrati..u wihiils ts ss.peJ and autlhurity vesutsl bh t,. tCarter., s h a II e v s. ted in the lresrident andl Manager and Trem. *urer of the 'ulunps)n. whao all act for S'orporatisonin sll thes nmatter*.They shall *ign all cheks, esntrIr tit,- d e,esit sf tsl, funds ,,i tKWCorporatlon. saa their dlsbetreiag, diree the manufacturing and other operation ashve e-tJeath. and tha4.iad.ef tk psseiags in tthMwed or moas eenmse stow A Director may he represented at any uanrd etsing by prsy. provided there be atolset Stwo Directors persoinaly preeent at very eet in, ARTICLEII. Notice of all meetings of stookhglders for *eeotion of officers or for any other purpose sha I be gtven in writing by the Secretary by mail. at least ten days before the meeting is held, and dirr.etd to each stockholder as hi name and address hall appear on the books of the I rroration, unless such notics is waiv ed b the t,ockholder in writing. At all meet in4s every stockholder. in person or by proxy. shall tbe entitled to one vote for each shere of votee stock standing in his name. and the ma. jority of shall decide all questions voted upon at said meeting ARTICLE VII: No FtockhoilAers shall ever be liable or re sponsible for the eontracts. taullor debte of the Co'urpration in any other sum they the us. paid. balance due for the stock subscribed to by him. nor shall say informaLity of the orguais. tion of this Corporalon. have the effeet of rendering this Charter nnll. or of exposing any stockholder to say liability beyond the unpaid Ialance due upon his stock. No stockholder shall dispoee of any share or shares of stock before giving notice to the Pre sideut an d secretary of t h e torpors t i on o f the intention to so dispose, and he shall tender th rough the Presi dent aNd Secretary, to the other stockholders, or to anu one of them if there be no more than one desiring to Icurrcnase thesame, such shares of stock at the same price and under the eame cr.litious as he has the pim,lrtunity todispose of the same to other larties. No transfer of stock shlell be bindijg on ithe c.rloration un less the .sae be uade upiIn the homks of the (orp..sat ioN. Alt lt LE VIll. 'Ihis art of ij.orpiumratiom may tiw altered, amremled or mmalitidl. or theI t'orsralio, may t. dlssolr'.I. or may bhe wergd with another tort,.rati,.u b h, viot, cf two-thirds in amount of the it'alital slock reresented at any general meeting oaf time st.khbolders callhd for that purpose after giving noticeas provided for in Article Six of this Act, and in case of dissoldu. tion or merger. at least a majority of the entire stock must be present or represeaned at maid meeting of stockholders, and in case of Ih ,quidation or dissaolution, the stockholders shall •ect two Liquidating ('ommiesioners. who -iall have entire charge of such liquidation in accrdance with tile inwer vested in them by the Stockholders. The saidl lnluidatore shall fill anly vacancy m.curriung in their numbers. I'huadonelanud executed 'at the Town of St. Martinville. State .,f Louisiana. ,in the day anad dlate first above written in the presence of IH,. Ihrt Gtiirard and Edw. tiuirsrd oouud and com. ietent resident witneesee. and me the noder. signed Noiary. after due reading of the whote. Signed II. Martin of St. Martinville. In., for 'Ji shares. Signed J. S 8. (iotnoulin of St. Martin Parish. La.. for i shares. Signed T.. Ramer ot Iberville Parish. la.. for P8 share*. Signed tisurge Knight of St. Martinville. La.. for 9% shares. Signed J. L. Hargrove of Port armre. La.. for Sehlaree. Bianed A. 0 Levert of St. Martin Parish. La.. for 10 share per R- Martin. Atty. R. Martin. Agent of at Martinville. La.. for Ci shares. Witnesses: R. J. tiirard Edw. Gnirard. Jas. J. Martin. Notary Public. State, of Louiniana. Parish of St. Martin. I. Igoace Bienvenu. Deputy Clerk of (ourt. do hereb 'certify that the foregoing is a true copy of the Chartter of the Martin Lumber Co.. Ins.. which has been filed and duly recorded in the Recordere' offiee of St. Martin Pariaheb. Ia., this loth of November 1919. in Charter book No. I folio and inscription No. 16 In faith whereof I have this dc affixed my signatnre and the seal of my ofiee at t. Martin-. vill. La . thta 10th day of Nov. 1919. Signed Ignace Blenvena. Deputy (I Lrk of Court, and ex-o· cia Recorder St. Martin Parish. Ls. -. .--.- W.S.. - W.8 . Do you shopping at our store K. SCHWARTZ ----W--Sw.S. State of Ohio, City of Toledo, LucIas County, Be. Franlk J. Chenusey makes oath that he is senihor partner 0of the firm of F. J. Chllelsy & Co., dloing busluea iu tile City of Toledo. County and State afoeslaid, and tlhat gaid firm will pay the esum of ONI lNU RKI) DOLLARS for seach anll every case of Catarrh that cantuot be cured by tIre tiu, of HALL'S CATARRH MEDItINE. I"ANK J. 'asNF. Sworn to hefore anie alid uhaaerlbtl in muy presilce. this 6tith day of Ier'ember. A. I). 18i. A W. OLEJASON. (SMil) Notary Public. Hull's Catarrh Meslicine i taken in ,ternally anid actl* throulgh the Bhlond oet the Mucous Surfaces of the Syatem. Seod for tetiimonisal. free. F. J. ('IENEY & Co.. Toledo. O. Solld IV all dlrugglet, ; ¢, Hall's Kamnily I'tlia frir 'onstiptlan.s. \\'V do all kinds ot Printing Do Your Shopping at Our Store A complete Stock to select from. K. SCHWARTZ I wasr to make a sketch of dren's Hour like a toufeast. For the her. Luncheon was just over, and tiny toddlers there Is a varied she was talking to a little. knot of menu. sometimes Uneeda Biscuit women. The irst I heard, as and milk. sometimes Graham Crack I ald quietly into a by seat, we ens, Oatmeal Crackers or Lunch Bis. "National Biscuit," ling uit. This is changed on speciat setll my own tasty - occasions Old Time Sugar Cook: .ea. I liked her, ed com- lee or ewtons and, rarest ot ertbl as , my pe a days when we had an ears m and Nabi, and the *petween he dark were our party days. - he was quotng, "t yaa "Don't think my hour is Just a bit at pause w world lunch hour. It started us happily, seems wal en for t e s sure they child they w day-for t e given that teed must h First I Always ready- ould T wt4ddle I ta always fresh-always wet. r me. Is my come. An appetizer at the be. N0 ne ginning of the meal, making the best " ~wop better, and the final touch of saties and faction when the cheese and coffee mare S served. Nothing can take the place of Unpeeda Biscuit t n the family table. NATIONAL tea wen "- ways Hoe. Inty, al t a s m only Nattona ask They are meat we b. During the m a t Hi tter babies were growing emeatlagu to st. Natvias eer amise the Chil ainti alwa 'w eau Ch0I-" a How wb its tasty feast. OFFICIAL CITY AUDITOR. R. G. ROBERTSON Public Accountant A Auditor, . omeee Ci1ty Mall, rala O strats New Iberialty. L" Quick Returns. SP.E.., Z. GAUTHIER, t E Contry Produeneral Persh ingd Solicitreeted SEggs, Butter, Pecans a .i Chickens El A Specialty. C E 1 Quick Returns. NEW ORLEANS, LA. SShaomldbe renUthebe trinlalar to pre Sthe tfo, osucess' £ buosineu. . YDPersoal Iastrucetio. :hree Umploy. . meat Departmeut. Complete College .ek. College Store sad Wholesak eo raepreseitatlome to secure stau. dets. Through the sccess ofito .3000 eorer a udeuts. Seoule Collere Ia rcogolged everywhere a a Wlde £h , P OrO. a.ct&ca.: oua r a0 Su eseeb School. 00.S12*oDi & SONS.