Proceedings of the New England Water Works Association at a Special Meeting Holden in Boston, January 29, 1885

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1885 - 14 pages
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Page 26 - Committee be accepted and that the Secretary be instructed to cast one ballot for the election of all of the gentlemen named to the respective offices. Is there any discussion on that motion ? If not, all those in favor of it will say "aye,
Page 7 - Society, and pay out the same upon the order of the Secretary, countersigned by the President. He shall keep an account of the funds in his charge and...
Page 72 - I am authorized to extend an invitation to the Association to 'hold its next annual meeting at Springfield.
Page 7 - All papers read at the meetings of the Association must relate to matters connected with the objects of the Association, and must be approved by the Executive Committee before being read, unless notice of the same shall have been previously given to the Secretary, as hereinbefore provided.
Page 9 - ORDER OF BUSINESS. At the annual meeting of the Association the order of business shall be : 1. The reading of the minutes of last meeting. 2. The address of the President.
Page 76 - ... incoming President, I think I shall be better able to make the appointments if I take time to consider them; I can then make the announcement by mail instead of orally. (Applause.) DR. BURR. — Previous to adjournment I rise to propose a vote of thanks to your predecessor for the amiable, dignified and efficient manner in which he has presided over the deliberations of this body; also to the Secretary, to the Program Committee, to the Committee on Employment of Patients, and to the local committees...
Page 8 - All propositions for adding to or altering any of the provisions of the foregoing Constitution shall be laid before the...
Page 5 - The objects of this Association shall be the promotion and advancement of knowledge, scientific and practical, in all matters relating to the construction and management of gas works, and the manufacture, distribution and consumption of gas. 3. The establishment and maintenance of a spirit of fraternity...
Page 8 - August in each year. At the annual meeting and at the stated meetings, and at any regular adjournment thereof, all the powers of the Association may be exercised. Special meetings may...
Page 6 - New Members to be formally introduced by the Chairman after being elected, when their names shall be entered in a roll-book of the Association, and they shall at the same time receive a copy of the regulations. 26 — If any person proposed for membership, on being balloted .for, be rejected, no notice shall be taken of the proposal in the minutes. 27. — The President, Vice-Presidents, Treasurer, and Secretary shall be elected annually.

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