Annual Report of the Woman's Board of Missions, Volume 49

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G.C. Rand & Avery, 1916
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Page 177 - Association, with all the powers and privileges, and subject to all the duties, liabilities, and restrictions, set forth in the forty-fourth chapter of the Revised Statutes...
Page 177 - ... and supporting such unmarried females as the Prudential Committee of the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions shall, under the recommendation of the Board of Directors, of this corporation, designate and appoint as assistant missionaries and teachers for the Christianization of women in foreign lands; and for the support of such other female missionaries, or native female helpers in the missionary work, as may be selected by the Board of Directors, with the approbation of said...
Page 177 - Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives, in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows : — Section 1.
Page 7 - The women, girls, and children of the churches are the constituency upon whom rests the responsibility of providing these funds. THE WOMAN'S BOARD OF MISSIONS. 704 Congregational House, Boston. Organized January, 1868. President. — Mrs. CH DANIELS. First Vice-Président. — Mrs. FG COOK. Foreign Secretary. — Miss KATE G. LAMSON. Home Secretary. — Miss HELEN B. CALDER. Editorial Secretary. — Miss ALICE M. KYLE. Secretary of Young People's Work. — Miss MARY PRESTON.
Page 177 - The object and purpose of this corporation shall be to collect, receive and hold money given by voluntary contributions, donations, bequests, or otherwise, to be exclusively expended in sending out and supporting such unmarried females as the Prudential Committee of the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions shall, under the recommendation of the Board of Directors of this corporation, designate and appoint as assistant missionaries...
Page 2 - The officers of the corporation shall be a president, one or more vice presidents (the number thereof to be determined by the board of directors), a secretary, and a treasurer, each of whom shall be elected by the board of directors.
Page 177 - Missions," with all the powers and privileges, and subject to all the duties, liabilities and restrictions, set forth in the general laws which now are, or may hereafter be, in force, relating to corporations, so far as the same may be applicable.
Page 178 - That the Annual General Meeting of the Society shall be held in the month of May. At this Meeting the Officers and Committee of the Society, and two Auditors, for the ensuing year, shall be elected. If the number of nominations for any office exceeds the number of vacancies, the election shall be by Ballot. The Officers...
Page 4 - ... to serve for one year, two to serve for two years, and two to serve for three years; and annually thereafter to elect, for a term of three years...
Page 5 - ... year eighteen hundred and ninety is hereby further amended by striking out section three and inserting in place thereof the following: — Section 3. The purpose of this corporation is the christianization, education and physical relief of women and children in foreign lands in co-operation with the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions. To this end the corporation may collect, receive, hold, invest and expend money or other personal property derived from contributions, bequests...

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