Charter and Constitution and By-Laws of the Atlantic Steam Fire Engine Co., Page 7
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Sec. 1. The regular meeting of this company shall be
held on the first Monday evening in each month at 8 o'clock.
Sec. 2. The Foreman shall call special meetings when it
is deemed necessary, or at the written request of five members, provided
time is allowed for the Secretary to notify the members 5 hours previous to
the time appointed for the holding of such special meeting; and if after
such written request the Foreman shall refuse to call such special meeting,
then ten members can call such special meeting.
Sec. 3. Seven members shall constitute a quorum for the
transaction of any business brought before the company.
Sec. 4. The company shall be called to order within 15
minutes of the appointed hour. In the absence of the Foreman, Asst.
-Foreman, or Captain of the Hose, the company shall elect a chairman pro
Sec. 5. No subject of a sectarian or a political nature
shall be introduced before the company,
Sec. 6. The meetings shall be governed in debate by the
Rules of Cushings Manual when not in conflict with the special provisions of
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