Acts of the Legislative Council of the Territory of Florida Passed at Its Sixteenth Session; Commencing Monday, January 1st, and Ending Sunday February 11th, 1838 : With Also the Resolutions of a Public or General Character Adopted by the
This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1838 edition. Excerpt: ...corporate name, shall be capable of Rilhtlfie 'P'"'"'suing and of being sued, pleading and being impleaded, defen-"8 ' ding and being defended, answering and being answered in all courts and judicatures whatsoever and wheresoever, and also of contracting and being contracted with, and of purchasing and selling real, personal property when necessary for the eflicient prosecution of the business of said company, and shall have a common seal, which the said Iucorporators may alter, destroy and renew at pleasure. Sec. 5. Be it further enacted, That books of subscription to the capital stock of said company shall be opened under the di rection of the Trustees herein after named, or a majority of Books of subthem, or under the superintendence and direction of such per-f, ', ', ', _'fl:, "p', 'f son or persons, as they, or a majority ofthem shall designate and "1 appoint at Tallahassee, Pensacola, St. Augustine and Key West in the Territory of Florida, and at Charleston in the state of South Carolina, and New Orleans in the State of Louisiana, at such times as to them shall seem fit, which books shall be kept open for the space of ten days, or longer, if said Trus tees shall deem it necessary. Sec. 6. Be it further enacted, That six hundred of the shares Stock wm.-is of said capital stock maybe subscribed for and taken in the own" Territory of Florida, two hundred in New Orleans, and two hundred in Charleston, but ifany ofsaid shares shall remain unsubscribed for at the time ofclosing said books at the several places herein designated, then and in that case, the said Trustees may open books of subscription at such other places as they may think proper, either in said Territory, or elsewhere, and the...
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