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Certificate of Incorporation
of The Ate IiImoii, Topeku und Kan la Ve. Railway Company. STATU OK KANSAS,) HH ' Shawnee County, i ' V II KIIKAS, The Atchison, Toika and Sau tu Kb Itiiilwuy Couipuii.v, u corporation crcat i.d hyun ..etof thn Territory of Kunsus. mi titleil "An Ai't liu-oriMirutiiiK the Atchison nml Topeku Kaili'oml Coiiijiuii.v," upproveil Ketiruury 11. I"'M. 11,1,1 existing iiiiilci' tin laws of wiiil Territory ami nl tlm State of KUIIHIM, lllll, Oil ill" Kltllllliy Of Octolicr, ISM'.t, cxecuto its certain iiiortKiitfe or ilecil ol trout to the Union Trust Coinpuiiy f New uh Trustee, to secure tlm IioiiiIh of kiiIiI Atehi on, Topeku unil Santa Ke Kailrouil Company, Issueil iimler anil pursuant to suiil iiiiirtumfH or ileeil of trust, anil In ami ly "aid inoi-tijuiie or cleeil of trust, moi tirani il ami com-ycil to said Union Trust Company nl N w York, uh Trust im. all of its railroad vuiistmcteil in the state of Kansas, i-iiiininir fr on , Atchison on the Missouri rivor, throiiirh Topeku, to a point on the western houiiiliiry ot tlm statu of Kansas. Imluj aliout four htiuilrcil and seventy and lifty-night liuiidri'ilths (I7u.!is.) miles In li'iiifth, toui-tlier with all the iio piirteiiunceH thereof, in lu. lint; teleiri-uphs uud telephones, and all franchises, riulits, pi-ivlleircsnuil iiiiiiiiinities, then ortl cutter iinrtuiiiiiitf to said railroad, teleirruphs, tele phone ami other iironerty. or ihe uppurte iiau.'es and iippciulaaes thereof; and all pro perty, real and personal, of every inline and nature whatsoever and wheresoever situuled iiieliidiiiK all shares of the eapital stork and lioiids of other corporations, whether then possessed or thereafter aeipiired by the Mini At.'hisoii, Topeku uud S:iut,i Ke Kallroad Comiianv, for the purpo-icH of the construc tion, eipilp nt. maintenance or operation ofthesuid railroad, telegraphs, telephones and other property, or for use in connect ion therewith, or with :my or all of the same; together with all I ho revenues, income, pro tits, liciieilts uml advantages of. or in uuy way tfrowiiiir out of. any or all of the said ttliove-descrilied property; ami also certain storks and bonds mentioned ami described in said inortitaite and then owned or th ere after to lie ucouireil by said At.'lilson, Tope ku and Saut'i Ke ltuili-ouil Company; an I WHKKKAS, Thereafti r. and on or h'i ut tho iith duy of Aoirust, Ihiii. the Ci.-.-uit Court of the United States for the uistriet of Kansas, the same lielusf a court of eompe tent jurisdiction, made mi l entcrc 1 a cer tain judgment or decree fore.'lo.in : said inortuaite or deed of trust, which judgment or decree wus entered in u c'rtai i consoli date! caue pcmliuir ill said Cuiii-tv wherein the Union Trust Company of New York, the Trustee under said inoi-ttraif or deed of trust, was a complain l it. and aid AtchUou, Topeku and Santa Ke Uuilrou.l Company was udcfemlaut; ami W A KitKAS. The said railroad, properties and fran dlises, on the llltll day of i)cceinber, lK Ti, w ere duly sold in pursuance ol the suiil judgment or decree of said C nirt to liilw anl KIiik. Charles C. Heanian mi l Victor Morn wet a. all of the City of New York. N. Y.. nnd such sale haviiu; i.een- duly .oiillrnicd by said Court, the said railroad, properties ami franchises, in pursuance of said judgment or decree and the orders of said court made thereon, were conveyed by deed, executed by John It. Johnson. S uncial Master in Chan cery, appointed by sail Court in said cause, to the said Kdward Kintf. Charles C. Ileaman and Victor Moruwetz, us joint tenants and not as tenants in common, who thereby ae ipiired title to said railroad, properties and franchises under Hindi sale; ami the suid pur ehusers and their associates, successors and assigns, under .mil by virtuo of the laws of the state of Kansas in such case made mid provided, illd thereby have mid uciuii-e ami liet'ome entitled thereafter to exercise uml enjoy, ull the ritflijs, privileges, grains, fran chises, immunities mid advantages in ami by said mortgage or deed of trust conveyed, which belonged to uud were enjoyed by said Atchison, Topeku and Sintu Ke Railroad Company, so fur as the same relate an I ap pertain to said railroad, described in ami conveyed liy said mortgage oe deed of trust us above set forth; uml WHIiltKAS, The said Kilwitril King, i;nurles C. Heanian und Victor Moruwetz. the suid purchasers, for the purpose of or'aui.ing u nw con. oral ion under uml ill puraiaiicn of the laws of th" state of Kansas, have as sociated with themselves the following niimeil parsons, viz: lidwar l I. Itipley. who is u rttt.eli of the state of Illinois, residing ut the city of Chicago; Aldace K. Walker, who is a citizen of the slate of I IliuoU, resid ing at the city of Chicago; liciij iiiiin 1. Cheney, wdio is u citizen of i Im state of Mass uchusetts, residing at the city of Hover; lid ward N. iibbs, wli'i i- a citizen of the state of New York, residing at the city of New York ; Charles S. (ileed, who is u citizen of the state of Kansas, residing at thn city of Topeku; It. Soni"rs Hayes, who is u citizen of the state of New York, residing at, the city of New York ; George G. Haven, who is u citizen of the state of New York, re -idiug ut the eity of New York; Cyrus K. Holliduy, who is u citizen of the state of Kiriisas, resid ing at the city of Topeku; Thomus A. Os horn, who is u citizen of the state of Kansas, residing at the city of Topeku; Willium Kotch, who 1h u citizen of the state of Massa chusetts, residing ut tlm oity of Boston; Eil- wuril Wilder, who is a citizen of the state of Kansas, residing at thji city of Topeku. WHERI5AS, The suid purchasers und Iheir suid associates hnve organized themselves and do hereby orgunize themselves as a new eorp'iration us hereinafter in this certiilcute set forth: NOW THHREFORK, The undersigned, being the suid purehusers, and their associates, do hereby certify and state ns follows: KIRST, The name of the corporation formed by the undersigned is THB Atchison, Toprka and Santa Kb Railway Company. SECOND, The purposes for which such cornorutlon is formed are as follows: To acquire, construct, own, ninnituin und opernte u ruilwuy running from the oity of Atchison, on the Missouri river, In the stute of Kunsas, through Topeku to n point on the western boundary of the stute of Kunsas, through the counties of Atchison, Jefferson, Snuwnee, Osage, I yon, Chase, Marion, Har vey, Reno, Rice, Burton, Puwnee, Kdwards, Ford, Grny, Finney, Keurney und Hamilton, and a telegraph line in connection with said railway, together with ull the appurtenances thereof, the estimuted length of which ruil way is four hundred and seventy and llfty elght hundredths (470.58) miles; and also to acquire, own, use and enjoy the ruilroud uud appurtenances, franchises, rights, privileges, and immunities, stocks and bonds, und ull other properties acquired by suid sule as above recited; THIRD, The place or places where the. business of Hiiid corporutlou is to be trail sactcd ure the city of Topeka, in the county of Shawnee, In the state of Kansas, uud such other plucus and cities upon t In line of suid ruilwuy, or uuy of its hruticheK, or leased, operated or controlled lines, an mil) from time to time be deemed ilcsiruhlo and ut such ot her poiutH or iiluces wb.'re uuy bus ness iua be legally done by it in the exercise and enjoyment of its rights, powers und privileges, FOURTH, The term for which this cor porution Is to exist is nine hundred uud ninety-nine illllil) years. KIKTII, The number of its directors shall be fifteen, und the mimes und residences of those who ure uppoiiited for the lirst yeur lire us follows: Kdward I. Ripley, Chicago. III.; Aldace F. Walker, Chicago. Ill, ; Benjamin P. Cheney, Dover. Mass.; tdwaril N. liibhs, New York, N. Y. ; Charles S. (jleed. Topeka, Kan,; (teo. (i. Haven. New York. N. Y ; It. Souicrs Hayes, New York, N. Y : Cyrus K. Holliduy. Topeku, Kan.; Victor Moruwetz. New York, N. Y ; Thomas A Osboru. Topckn. Kan.: William Itotch, 'losioii, Mass. ; hdwurtl Wilder, Tone Ita. hail.; Robert Fleming. Loudon, I'ing.; John l.iideu. Amsterdam, ilolluiul. uud Her man Kobbe. New Vorlt, N. Y. SIXTH. 1'he umoiuit of the eiipitul stock of such corporation shall be two hundred ami thirty-three million, four hundred and cgh-ty- six thousand (I W.Isil.lKHIi dollars, uud the same shall hi, divided lulu lu-ii niillitin t lireo hundred ami thirty-four thousand eight hundred and sixty C!,:I'.II,MII) shares o! the par value of one hiiiidrp I (fltX)l dollars each. Of such eupitul stock one million, three hundred ami fourteen thousand eight hun dred uud sixty (l.mi.Kiitb shares, amounting in the aggregate to one hundred and thirty-one million, four hundred uud eightv six thous anil (f i:tl.4stl,oiH dollars, shall be live per cent non-ciiiniihitive preferred stock and One million, twenty thousand (I.O.U'KMI) shares, amounting in the aggregnte to one hundred uud two million ($10i,OUI,u.iu dollars, shall be common st.tck. The holders of the preferred stock shall be entitled to iioii-ciiinulative dividends in encli and every fiscal year begi lining alter the :ioth day of June, Is'.Ml, ut such rnte, not exceiliuy lie per cenriini per milium, as shall be de clared by the Hoard of Dire -tors ol such cor pornt ion, in orelereiiee mid priority to uuy payment in or for such ll-euiyear ol'niiy d'vi d'nd on I he common stocU or on any other st-.ck of said compaiiy, hut only from undivi ded net proofs w.,cu and us determined by the suid board ; and ineu-,eof di-solution or liipiidatiou of suid "orporation, the holders of tip prc.ferre I stork sh ill lie entitled to re ceive the pur iiinoant of their so;.k mit of the usscts of such corporal ion in priority to the common stork. No mortgage, other than n mortgage to se cure uud issueofseveiiti.cn million d dlarsof Four I'er Cent. Thirty-Year I'. ior l.ien IJ ild Hoods ami uu issue of one hundred and sixty-five million four hundred uud ninety thousand live hundred dollars of I'iciieral Mortgage Four I'er Cent. One Hundred Year (iojil Hon. Is, mid another mortgage to se "tire mi issue of not to exceed seventy-one in i 1 1 ion seven hundred und tueuty-eir-rlit thousand dollars of Kour IN-r ('cut. : ue Hundred Year Adjustment lioiids (bearing interest payable only out of surplus net earnings if cnriicd.i, shall be execute I by the corporation hereby loruied nor shall the amount olthcl'refcrred Stock of uid corporation lie increased, un less the execution of such mortgage or such increase of th' I'rp-fernd stuck shall have received the consent of Ih holders of a ma jority of the w holeamoilut of the Preferred Stock which shall at the time be outstanding, given at u meeting of the stockholders culled for that purpose ami the consent of the hold ers of u majority of such part of the common stock as shall be represented nt such meet nig. IN TF.sri.UDN'Y WHUltKOF. We huve here unto subscribed our names this Vlili day of Dehcmher, IHKt. Kit WD. KINO. CH Itl.KS C. UK M N. VICTOR Mi (If WKTZ. K. I' HIPI.KY. Al.DU'K F. WALK lilt. UK N.I. I. CHUNKY. F.inVA RD N. OIltHS. C. S. (;i.KKD. R. SUM Hits HAYKS. O. (i. H WHS. CYRUS K. IIOI.LIDAY. THOMAS A. ((SHORN. I U'TII I IM HI t'C 'LI 12. WI LIl'lilt. STATE OF KANSAS, County of Shawnee. KH" He is remembered, that on the twelfth day of December. A. 1) iHUii, before me Notary Public w it htii and for the suid county uud stare, personally appeared Kdward King. Chits. C. Hcuniun. Victor .Moruwetz. Kdward P. IMpley. Alduce F. Walker. Hcnj. P.Cheiii.v. Kilwd. N. Oildis, Clms. S. Ulectl, It. Soincrs Hayes, Geo. G. Haven Cyrus K. Holliduy, Thus. A. ((shorn. Win. Itotch und Kdwd. Wil der, who ure pcrsouallv ku iwn to me to be the same psrsous who executed the forego ing instrument of writi-ig, and duly acknow ledged the execution of the same t IN TKST1M0NY VH UKKOK, I have here unto subscribed my iiumc. and allixed my notarial seal, the day uud yeur lust uhove written. SBAb! AI.FRKD A. SCOTT. Notary Public. My commission expires Jan. i!S, IH97. STATK OK KANSAS. Office of the Secretary of State, t I. George A. Clark, Secretary of Stute of the state of Kansas, do hereby certify that by virtue of my olnco. I um the lawful eus todiuii of ull the articles of incorporation in this state and that the foregoing is u true uud correct copy of the original articles , of incorporation of the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Ke Railway Company. Hied in the ! oflice of the Secretary of State of the state of i Kansas. December 12th, IHllii, nnd now a por tion oi i iic recoras oi suio omce. IN TESTIMONY WHEREOF, I have here unto subscribed my name und affixed un official deal. Done nt Topeku, Kansas, this 2titli duy of April I HOI. Hbal GEO. A. CLARK. Secretary of State. First Pub. Oct. 11. KO v For Drunkc Drunkenness, Opium, Morphine and other Drug Using, IkfiTnhanAA llahil ' m and Neurasthenia. Correi- I I mm -M. TUF If PFI FY Strictly V" INJlMUIt, Contldenflal. lmmmm Owlght. III. t T'.ii i i i! C!; as: t? -v" A. & B. 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