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Page 95 - AMENDMENTS These by-laws may be amended by a two-thirds vote of the members present and voting...
Page 92 - Three members of the board of trustees shall constitute a quorum for the transaction of business, but a smaller number may adjourn from time to time.
Page 92 - ... the affirmative vote of two-thirds of the members of the Board of Trustees.
Page 90 - VI.— DUTIES OF OFFICERS. SECTION 1. The president shall preside at all meetings of the Association and...
Page 90 - Each member of the said Board shall serve for a term of three years, and until his successor is appointed and qualified, except in the case of the first Board who shall serve one, two and three years respectively.
Page 95 - Special meetings of the stockholders may be called at any time by the President, and shall be called by the President or the Secretary at the written request of a majority of the Board of Directors.
Page 37 - Davis, Jr. and FL Rice. Price, 25 cents. No. IV. Report of the Committee on the Microscopic Organisms in the Bowlder Clays of Chicago and Vicinity.
Page 84 - It grows In a globular form, often three or four fe^t in diameter. When killed by frost, the branches remain rigid, the plant soon loosens from the soil, and the wind drives It bounding over the fields and prairies, until brought up In some fence corner. When the corner Is full, those that follow are enabled to scale the fence. With a change of wind, all the lodged plants are set flying In another direction. This is an effective method of scattering the seeds...
Page 92 - Trustees approving the terms of the sale proposed. Except in cases where it may be necessary to comply with the conditions of a donation, bequest, devise, or contribution, none of the funds of the Academy shall be invested in real estate or in the improvement thereof (where the expenditure of more than...
Page 51 - Academy is open to any person residing in Chicago or vicinity who is in sympathy with the objects of the Academy.

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