Early History and Reminiscences of Catasauqua in Pennsylvania

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Searle & Dressler Company, 1914 - Catasauqua (Pa. : Borough) - 112 pages
 

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Page 7 - Baron, with all things whatsoever which to a court Baron do belong, and to have and to hold view of frank pledge...
Page 8 - Acre of the same or value thereof in coin current according as the Exchange shall then be between our said Province and the City of London to such Person or Persons as shall from time to time be appointed to receive the same...
Page 21 - And for the true performance of all and singular the covenants and agreements aforesaid, the said parties bind themselves, each unto the other, firmly by these presents. In witness whereof, the said parties have interchangeably set their hands and seals hereunto. Dated the day...
Page 23 - ARTICLE 3. — The capital stock of the company shall consist of One hundred thousand dollars divided into two thousand shares of fifty dollars each, the whole of which has been subscribed for by the subscriber!
Page 22 - Act afmv said, for the purpose of making and manufacturing iron from the raw material with coke or mineral coal, and do certify and declare the articles and conditions of their association to be as follows : Article 1. The name, style, or title of the company shall be Lehigh Crane Iron Co.
Page 21 - ALEXANDER HAZARD. It is further mutually agreed between the Lehigh Crane Iron Company and David Thomas, the parties to the above written agreement, that the amount of the said Thomas salary per annum shall be ascertained by taking the United States Mint price or value of the English Sovereign as the value of the pound sterling, instead of estimating it by the value of the dollar as mentioned in the 4th article and that the other remaining articles in the above written memorandum of agreement executed...
Page 24 - ... diameter and twenty-four feet long, geared by segments on its circumference to a spur wheel on a double crank, driving two blowing cylinders, five feet in diameter, with a six-foot stroke, worked by beams on a gallows frame. The motive power was the water of the Canal—the difference between the [23] upper and lower levels of Lock No.
Page 21 - ... between the parties that should the said Thomas fail of putting a furnace into successful operation with anthracite coal, that in that case the present agreement shall be void, and the said Company shall then pay the said Thomas a sum equivalent to the expense of removing himself and family from _the Lehigh to their present residence.
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