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Wisconsin State Horticultural Society / Annual report of the Wisconsin State Horticultural Society for the year 1909
Vol. XXXIX (1909)

Rules and by-laws,   pp. [x]-xiv PDF (1.0 MB)


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RULES AND BY-LAWS
Article I.-Membership.
Sec. 1. The Secretary shall decide upon all applications for member-
ship in accordance with the Constitution and By-Laws of the Society.
Sec. 2. Any member maliciously or intentionally injuring or work-
ing in opposition to the Society or its purposes in promoting horti-
culture may upon return of his membership fee be summarily expelled.
Article II.-Meetings.
Sec. 1. The Executive Committee may fix the time and place for
holding the annual meeting of the Society, if the last meeting thereof
failed to do so and may call such meeting by giving at least thirty
days notice to each member. Such notice shall be given by the Sec-
retary, by mailing the same, postage prepaid, to each member at his
last known address.
Sec. 2. Notice of a special meeting shall be mailed to each member
at his last known address by the Secretary at least six days before
such meeting is to be held. Such notice shall state the business to be
transacted and the date, hour and place of meeting, and no business
other than that stated in the notice shall be considered at such meet-
ing.
Article III.-Duties of Officers-The President.
Sec. 1. The President shall preside at all meetings of the Society
and of the Executive Committee; he shall, with the advice of the
Secretary, call all meetings of the Society if the Executive Committee
fail so to do; he shall appoint the delegates to the meetings of other
State Horticultural Societies; he shall have a general supervision of
the business and affairs of the Society, and he shall deliver an annual
address upon some subject connected with horticulture.
Sec. 2. He shall sign and acknowledge all leases, deeds, and in-
struments for the conveyance or transfer of the Society's property,


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