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Page 10 - He shall perform such other duties as may from time to time be assigned to him by the Executive Committee.
Page 98 - The fire-resisting value of a wood door encased in tin depends upon the exclusion of oxygen from the wood, thereby retarding or preventing combustion, and also upon the degree to which bulging in the covering can be prevented when the door is exposed to fire. To obtain these results the covering must be so applied that the joints between the plates will remain intact and provision made for the escape of the gases generated from the wood core. In...
Page 7 - Rules of the Society. Forms for these purposes shall be prescribed by the Board of Direction. If these provisions are not complied with within six months from the notification of election, such election shall be considered void, unless for special reason the time shall be extended by the Board of Direction. Membership of any person shall date from the day of his election.
Page 6 - Society or for transfer from one grade to another shall embody a concise statement, with dates, of the candidate's professional training and experience ; and shall be in a form and in such detail as may be prescribed by the Board of Direction. It shall be signed by the applicant, and shall contain a promise to conform to the requirements of membership, if elected. The applicant shall furnish the names of at least five Corporate Members to whom he is personally known. Each of these shall I...
Page 8 - The annual contributions shall become due for the ensuing year on the first day of January, and shall be payable in advance. It shall be the duty of the Secretary to notify each member of the amount due for the ensuing year at the time of giving notice of the Annual Meeting.
Page 5 - Purpose: To promote social and professional intercourse among its members; to advance engineering knowledge and practice; and to maintain a high standard of professional procedure in all respects. Membership: Corporate...
Page 9 - A vacancy in the office of President shall be filled by the VicePrésident, who is senior by age.
Page 5 - Among the means to be employed for this purpose shall be: meetings for the presentation and discussion of appropriate papers and for social and professional intercourse; the publication of such papers and discussions as may be deemed expedient; the maintenance of a library, the collection of maps, drawings and models, and the establishment of facilities for their use.
Page 90 - ... holds the landlord responsible for his negligence to all concerned, tenants or neighbors, and if fire originates from carelessness of tenant, he is held responsible to all concerned, landlord or neighbors. This law places the responsibility where it belongs and works automatically in making everyone interested in having his premises as safe as they can be made by human foresight.