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Charter and Constitution and By-Laws of the Atlantic Steam Fire Engine Co., Page 10


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Sec. 4. It shall be the duty of the Practical Engineer to see that his engine and apparatus are always kept in good condition so that they may be ready for service when needed. It shall also be his duty to remain with his engine and apparatus while in service.


Sec. 5 It shall be the duty of the Secretary to keep a correct roll of the company and call the same at the opening and closing of every meeting and after alarms of fire. To keep a true account of the proceedings of the company at each meeting, and to keep on file all documents relating to the business of the company; he shall report all delinquents who are in arrears; he shall notify every newly elected member of his election; he shall keep a correct roll of the company at the engine house. If at any time he shall be unable to attend a meeting of the company, he shall convey or caused to be conveyed to the place of meeting, all books of the company, that may be in his possession, which are required at the meeting. It shall be his duty to notify each member in writing of the time and place of holding meetings; to receive all payments made to the company; to report the same in detail to the meeting, previous to the second roll call; he shall pay all monies over to Treasurer on the night of the meeting or within 24 hours thereafter, taking his receipt for the same. It shall also be his duty to keep a record of all fires, and location of same.

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