Statutes at Large: Vol. 11 [1839-49].

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Page 476 - Society ;" and for the purposes aforesaid, and by the name aforesaid, shall have perpetual succession and a Common Seal, with full power and authority to alter, vary break, and renew the same at their discretion, and by the same name, to sue and be sued, implead and be impleaded, answer and be -answered unto...
Page 495 - That, in case it should at any time happen that an election of directors should not be made upon any day when pursuant to this act it ought to have been made, the said corporation shall not, for that cause be deemed to be dissolved ; but it shall be lawful on any other day to hold and make an election of directors in such manner as shall have been regulated by the...
Page 534 - ... at the discretion of the Court, before which such conviction shall take place; and shall be further liable to pay all the expenses of repairing the same, and it shall not be competent for any person so offending against the provisions of this clause...
Page 270 - Libel, and such Payment into Court shall be of the same Effect and be available in the same Manner and to the same Extent, and be subject to the same Rules and Regulations...
Page 468 - The stockholders of every corporation shall be severally and individually liable to the creditors of the corporation in which they are stockholders, to the amount of unpaid stock held by them respectively, for all acts and contracts made by such corporation, until the whole amount of capital stock subscribed for shall have been paid in.
Page 481 - ... and for want of agreement as to the value thereof, or from any other cause, the same cannot be purchased from the owner or owners, the same mny be taken at a valuation to be made by five commissioners...
Page 257 - ... shall not have notice by such documents or either of them, or otherwise, that such person or persons so intrusted as aforesaid is or are not the actual and bond fide owner or owners, proprietor or proprietors of such goods, wares or merchandize so sold or deposited, or pledged as aforesaid, any law, usage, or custom to the contrary thereof in anywise notwithstanding.
Page 164 - State without such certificate of inspection, the captain or owner thereof shall forfeit and pay the sum of five hundred dollars, to be recovered by any person who will sue for the same, in any court of record in this State, by...
Page 534 - Road, all goods, wares, merchandise and produce intended for transportation, to prescribe the rules of priority and charge, and receive such just and reasonable compensation for storage as they by rules may establish, (which they shall cause to be published,) or as may be fixed by agreement with the owner, which may be distinct from the rates of transportation : Provided, That the said Company shall not charge or receive...
Page 431 - Turnpike road," and by the said name the said subscribers shall have perpetual succession, and all the privileges and franchises incident to a corporation, and shall be capable of taking and holding their said capital stock, and the increase and profits thereof, and of enlarging the same from time to time by new subscriptions, in such manner and form as they shall think proper, if such enlargement...

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