Reminiscences of the Boston Female Asylum

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Eastburn's Press, 1844 - Orphanages - 88 pages
 

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Page 21 - God, who will render to every man according to his deeds : to them who, by patient continuance in well doing, seek for glory, and honor, and immortality, eternal life...
Page 13 - ... said society and the preservation and application of the funds thereof, provided the same be not repugnant to the Constitution and laws of this Commonwealth...
Page 13 - ... such other officers as may be necessary to manage their concerns ; all which officers shall hold their said offices for one year, and until others shall be elected to succeed them ; and the officers for the time being shall publish a notification of the time and place of each annual meeting, in at least two newspapers, at least fourteen days before holding the same. Upon any urgent occasion the president or...
Page 175 - THE BORROWER WILL BE CHARGED AN OVERDUE FEE IF THIS BOOK IS MOT RETURNED TO THE LIBRARY ON OR BEFORE THE LAST DATE STAMPED BELOW. NON-RECEIPT OF OVERDUE NOTICES DOES NOT EXEMPT THE BORROWER FROM OVERDUE FEES.
Page 13 - Lincoln and his associates, together with such others as may be admitted members of said association, be, and they hereby are incorporated into a society by the name of The...
Page 14 - ... child or children, who, being destitute of parents within this commonwealth, shall have been relieved and supported by said society: provided, that any parent whose child or children, during the absence of their said parent...
Page 13 - And be it further enacted, That the Treasurer of said Society shall always be a single woman, of the age of twentyone years, or upwards, and shall give bond with sufficient surety or sureties, to account annually, or oftener, if required by said Society, or...
Page 13 - Commonwealth ; and to take, hold, and possess any estate, real or personal, by subscription, gift, grant, purchase, devise, or otherwise ; and the same to improve, lease, exchange, or sell, and convey for the sole benefit of said institution, provided...
Page 14 - Children, as they may judge suitable objects of charity, to enjoy the benefits of the Institution ; and also, to accept a surrender, in writing, by the father, or, where there is no father, by the mother, of any female child or children, to the care and direction of said Society; and...
Page 14 - And be it further enacted, That all Instruments of Conveyance or Contract, which may lawfully be made by said Society, if approved by the Board of Managers, shall be signed by the First or Second Directress, and countersigned by the Secretary, and, if necessary, sealed with the common Seal of said Society ; and, when so executed, shall bind the said Society, and be valid in Law.

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