Club Men of New York: Their Occupations, and Business and Home Addresses: Sketches of Each of the Organizations: College Alumni Associations

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Republic Press, 1893 - Clubs

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Page 41 - The primary object of the Association shall be to discountenance and rebuke, by moral and social influences, all disloyalty to the Federal Government, and to that end the members will use every proper means in public and private.
Page 21 - To collect and preserve information respecting the early history and settlement of the City and State of New York by the Dutch, and to discover, collect, and preserve all still existing documents, monuments, etc., relating to their genealogy and history.
Page 21 - To perpetuate the memory and foster and promote the principles and virtues of the Dutch ancestors of its members, and to promote social intercourse among the latter.
Page 21 - Our modern celebrated clubs are founded upon eating and drinking, which are points wherein most men agree, and in which the learned and the illiterate, the dull and the airy, the philosopher and the buffoon, can all of them bear a part.
Page 21 - To cause to be prepared and published when the requisite materials have been discovered and procured, collections for a memorial history of the Dutch in America, wherein shall be particularly set forth the part belonging to that element In the .growth and development of American character, institutions, and progress.
Page 21 - Man is said to be a Sociable Animal, and, as an Instance of it, we may observe, that we take all Occasions and Pretences of forming our selves into those little Nocturnal Assemblies, which are commonly known by the name of Clubs. When a Sett of Men find themselves agree in any Particular, tho...
Page 21 - MAN is said to be a sociable animal, and, as an instance of it, we may observe, that we take all occasions and pretences of forming ourselves into those little nocturnal assemblies, which are commonly known by the name of clubs. When a set of men find themselves agree in any particular, though never so trivial, they establish themselves into a kind of fraternity, and meet once or twice a week, upon the account of such a fantastic resemblance.
Page 21 - To cause statedly to be prepared and read before the Society, papers, essays, etc., on questions in the history or genealogy of the Dutch in America.
Page 20 - The Manhattan Trust Company was chartered in 1888, and is to-day one of the strongest and most active financial institutions in the United States. The company is authorized to act as executor, administrator, guardian, receiver and trustee; as fiscal and transfer agent ; and as registrar of stocks and bonds. The company offers to executors and trustees of estates, and to religious and benevolent institutions, exceptional facilities for the transaction of their business. Deposits received are subject...
Page 21 - Is a legal depositary for Court and Trust Funds. Will take entire charge of Real and Personal Estates, collecting the income and profits and attending to all such details as an individual in like capacity could do. Receives deposits subject to sight drafts, allowing interest on daily balances, and issues certificates of deposit bearing interest.

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