Proceedings Commemorative of the Centennial Anniversary of the First Occupation of the Hall of the Society, November 21, 1889 ...

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The society, 1890 - 213 pages

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Page 48 - The heavens show forth the glory of God, and the firmament declareth the work of his hands.
Page 29 - Look, how the floor of heaven Is thick inlaid with patines of bright gold. There's not the smallest orb which thou behold'st But in his motion like an angel sings. Still quiring to the young-eyed cherubim; Such harmony is in immortal souls; But whilst this muddy vesture of decay Doth grossly close it in, we cannot hear it.
Page 79 - Philadelphia, be, and shall be, for ever hereafter, persons able and capable in law, to sue and be sued, plead and be impleaded, answer and be answered unto, defend and be defended...
Page 79 - Society be, and shall be for ever hereafter able and capable in law to sue, and be sued, plead and be impleaded, answer and be answered unto, defend and be defended in all...
Page 81 - Society by their proper officers, at all times, whether in peace or war, to correspond with learned Societies, as well as individual learned men, of any nation or country, upon matters merely belonging to the business of the said...
Page 81 - ... revenues, as also all the business and affairs of the said company. All which laws, statutes, orders and constitutions, so to be made as aforesaid, shall be binding on every member, and...
Page 56 - And any member liable to aji annual contribution, who shall neglect or refuse to pay the same for the term of two years, shall be notified by the Treasurer, in writing, that his rights as a member are suspended — and in case the said arrears are not paid when the third annual contribution shall have become due, the membership of such defaulting member shall then be forfeited, his name stricken from the roll, and reported to the Society by the Treasurer.
Page 57 - On the Society being informed of the death of a member, the fact shall be entered on the records, and a member may be appointed to prepare an obituary notice of the deceased.
Page 80 - Directors shall be chosen according to the Laws and Regulations of the said Corporation. And be it further ordained, that the President and Directors of the said Corporation shall be capable of exercising such power for the well governing and ordering of the Affairs of the said Corporation, and of holding such occasional Meetings for that purpose as shall be described, fixed and determined by the Laws, Regulations and Ordinances of the said Corporation.
Page 78 - And be it further ordained that the said Corporation, are hereby declared and made able and capable in Law to have, purchase, receive, possess, enjoy and retain Lands, Rents, Tenements, Hereditaments, Goods...

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