Willamette farmer. (Salem, Or.) 1869-1887, July 23, 1875, Page 3, Image 3

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Co-operative Stores.
We have been repeatedly addressed by letter
for a blank form of
Articles of Co-operation
For businesa. purposes, and we have forwarded
inch samples as have been at onr command.
We now find in the Sovert'ujn of industry, the
following sample form of articles of co-operation
for a general ttore, which we think worthy
of insertion in onr columns, sb we believe it
will meet the wants o the Patrons of Hus
bandry, und of futmer generally, who wish to
combine to transact business of any general
Articles of Co-operatlen for ft General Store.
We, the subscribers, hereby associate onr
im Inr ihn mimosa of conducting it co
operative store for the purchase and sale of
general mercnanaise uuuer mo iinumug v
ditions, regulations and restrictions:
Abt. 1. The business shall be known as
Co-operative Store No. rCtown.) (stlte.)
Abt. 2. The Shares of stock shall be $
eaob, and are to be issued to Sovereigns only.
They shall bear interest at the rate of per
cent, per annum, payable quarterly, and may
be redeemed at par, by the Treasurer, any
time after six months from the date of pur
chase, on demand or within sixty days, at the
discretion of said officer. No one person shall
ever own or control more than $500 in shares
of this stock.
Abt. 3. All purchases and sales of merchan
dise shall be made for cash on delivery. The
prices on sales shall be uniform to all persons,
and shall not be less than the lowest market
rates of the locality for unadulterated goods.
Abt. 4. Sovereigns only, who are purchas
ers, shall share in the profits of the business,
pro rata on the amonnt of their purchases;
but all Sovereiens who are not stockholders,
shall allow the Treasurer to retain such profits
until they amount to at least one share of
Atock, which he shall than issue to them.
Abt. 6. The business shall be carried on
under the general supervision of three Directors,-who
shall be chosen annually, from the
stockholder?, on the first Monday in January.
In the choice of these Directors, or in any
other mutter relating' to the business, each
Stockholder shall be entitled to one vote, and
only one, without regard to the, number or
amount of shares owned by him.
Abt. fi. It shall be the duty of the Directors
to employ a suitable person to sell the goods,
who must be a stockholder, and be known as
Treasurer. It shall be their further duty to
act as advisers, make monthly examinations of
the business, and audit all the accounts of the
Treasurer, which shall be made to them quar
terly. The Treasurer shall give such bonds to
the Directors for the faithful performance of
his duties as shall be satisfactory to them. No
Director shall ever be allowed to act as
Tl"6 AS HI" 6 T
Abt. 7. The Treasurer, by advice of the
Directors, may employ such assistance as the
business requires; such persons to be stock
holders. At the end of every quarter, he shall
ascertain the. exact profits of. the business and
dispose of the same as follows: First, pay all
store expenses. Second, 'the salaries of the
Treasurer and bis assistants. Third, the inter
est on stock. Fourth, nine-tenths of the bal
ance shall be divided pro rata on the sales to
Sovereigns and paid to them in cash if stock
holders, ox issues of stock if they are not.
Abt. 8. The Directors shall be entitled to
a suitable compensation for the time engaged
in their duties. The Treasurer and his assist
ants shall, in all cases, be paid for theii servi
ces by a fixed salary. In no case can either
Directors, Treasurer or his assistants be
allowed to reoeive any commissions, or share
in any way a percentage of profits in any way
connected with the business, otherwise than
such as are herein provided for all other stock
holders and purchasers of goods.
Abt. 9. At the end of each quarter, before
the division of profits, the Treasurer shall
reserve one-tenth part of said profits and
carry the same to tho credit of a redemption
fund, to cover any loss in the depreciation of
merchandise, and insure the general safety of
the business. This reserve shall be continued
until the redemption fund amounts to thirty
per. pent on all outstanding stock. The same
shall be permanently held, and divided only in
tho event of final closing up of the business; in
that case pro rati in the amount of the existing
No. Shares,
Date. 197-1
Shares $ Each.
This Is to certify that
Is the owner of Shares of stock
in Co-operative Store No. (town)
(State) . Entitled to the tenefits and
subject to the restrictions as defined
in the Articles of the Association.
Date, 187
(The attempt is here made to condense and
simplify co-opeiation. There is no necessity
for a President and Seoretary nor formal meet
ings nor resolutions. The three best men for
Directors, with the right to drop them for
sufficient cause at any time, is all that is
required, and any company of stockholders
can elect them in the simplest democratic man
ner. Yet, if a more complicated system of by
laws and the like is preferred, there is no
objeotion to it.)
The Grange Room.
The Grange is a family. No other associa
tion on earth so fully repretents this sacred
and holy relationship. It is in this home-like
social feature that the great attraction and
strength of our Order is found. In the multi
plicity of business with which our meetings
are crowded care should be taken thot the social
family feature 19 not overlooked or neglected.
As at the close of the labors of the day on the
farm, the family gathers together in some
pleasant room for social, mutual lntercouroe,
and tojtnder the evening pleasant and profita
ble, so jhould the family of the Grange,
leaving'tbe cares and labors of the farm and
househould, assemble together to exchange
views, to broaden the sphere of thought, to en
joy social Intercourse, recreation and rest, and
thereby renew their energies for the labors of
the morrow.
One important thing in this connectioo is a
pleasantly situated and a pleasantly furnished
room in which to meet. Where circumstances
re such as to admit of such a thing, this pre
paration should not be neglected. But what
ever may be the room, a few pictures on lht
walls, bouquets of flowers on the officer's desks,
a few evergreens tastefully displayed here and
there, can always be obtained,, especially in
this region, such as will give an appropriate,
cheerful and home-like aspect to the place is
meeting. The expense, if any, and trouble of
but trifling, while the gain in enjoyment can
not be computed in dollars and cents.
Brother Bmedley, in bis valuable little volume
just published "Manual of Jurisprudence and
Co-Operation of the Patrons of Husbandry,"
in alluding to this matter says: "I can con
eeive of no more beautiful and enlivening
eene than a Grange room, furnished with sim
ple erace and taste, with music and singing,
the brothers and slaters putting away for a
time the burdens and cares of dally tabor and
entering folly into the spirit of the occasion.
To woman, more especially, is this occasion
one of inestimable value. vitn our lsoiawa
homes, wilh the burdens of daily responsibility
resting upon the women of our country, the
meeting of the Grange furnishes a season of
reJt and enjoyment, which is an absolute ne
cessity to the sisters of the Order. The place
of meeting should be made the most pleasant
and attractive in the neighborhood. Let the
beauty of the room, the genial, harmonious
Bpirit of the member, the beauty and Bacred
ness of our ritualistic work, the music both
instrumental and vocal, and the social spirit ot
the occasion, all tend to make these gatherings
so attractive, that all should look forward to
the meeting of the Grange with pleasing antici-Dations."
We are happy to Btate that the suggestions
of Brother Smedlev are cretty generally
carried out here in California. Many of our
Granges have constructed elegant and con
venient halls for their especial use, and in
places where ,such an expense would be too
great a'burdea upon the Grange, care is taken
to provlde'lhe best accommodations which the
place will afford. Music, both instrumental
and vocal, is almost universal, while a good and
appropriate use is made of the flowers which
abound with such profusion in our genial Call
fornia climate.
Alligator Leather.
Twenty years ago the secret of tanking the
alligator hide was revealed to a partner of a
Boston boot and shoe house by an old Carta.
dian. The business of collecting and tanning
the skins was at once commenced, and now
from 17,000 to 20,000 are tanned yearly, which
are consumed by boot and shoe manufacturers
is every portion of the United States, as well
as exDorted to London and Hamburg. la the
fnrofon trade.' however, the French are formida
ble rivats, owing to their superior methods of
tanning, in which, as a nation, tney oeat me
the. world.
The alligators formerly came almost entirely
,-. . - i a.
from .Louisiana, ana now urteana was me
great center of the business. Uwlng to lateir
iniHsrriminn.tr and inlndicioas slaughter, how-
over, the animals became thinned out, und bat
littlrt business In mat line is now aone in lue
Crescent City. The Florida swamps and mor
asses are now the harvest fields, and Jackson
vi'IIa in (hut Ktntp. is the Brand denoL
The animals are killed in great numbers by
the passengers of river steamboats, though
tli urn are hunters who make a resular business
of their capture. The alligators often attain a
length of eighteen to twenty feet, and fre
quently live to a fierce old age. The hides are
Rtrinnnd off. and the belly and sides, the only
portions fit for use, are packed in barrels, in a
strong brine, and shipped to the Northern
tannnr. who keens them under treatment for
from six to eight months, when they are ready
to be cut up. ,
So far the leathor has been principally used
in the manufacture of boots and shoes, for
which it is especially adapted; and, by reason
of the pleasing variegation of its surface, it
makes a most excellent and becoming protec
tion for the masculine, and, indeed, the femi
nine foot, for it is beginning to be employed in
the manufacture ot ladies' boots. Handsome
slippers are also made, both of the blacked and
unblacked skin, as well as shopping bags,
portemonnaies, cigar cases, and small leather
goods of all kinds; though, owing to the un
favorable state of trade, these latter have not
been extensively introduced outBide of this
city. Boston Bulletin.
Not Ybt. No change has yet been made In
the Constitution of the National Grange re
quiring any other system of representation in
State Granges than that of all Masters and their
Matrons. The organization of Pomona Granges
may eventually result in a new system of rep
resentation in this State as well as others.
A $4.00 BOOK FOR $1.50.
Tho People's Common Sense Medical
Adviser, in plain English, or Medicine Simpli
fied, by It. V. Pierce, M. D Counsellor-in-Chief
of the Board of Physioians and Surgeons
at the World's Dispensary, Buffalo, N. Y. The
above work a book of about nine hundred
largo pages, profusely illustrated with wood
engravings and colored plates, and well and
strongly bound will be sent postpaid to any
address for One Dollar and Fifty Cents, mak
ing it the cheapest book ever offered to the
American people. Other books treating of
domestic medicine, of like size and style of
binding, and not nearly as well illustrated,
with no colored plates, and some of them con
taining no prescriptions, and making known
no means of self cure for the diseases which
they discuss, sell for from three dollars and
a half to five dollars. Were Dr. Pierce's Work
not published by the author, printed and bound
with his own machinery, and were it sold
through agents, as other like works are, the
price of it would have to be not less than four
dollars. For when the publisher pays the au
thor a fair price for his production, then adds
a profit to bis investment large enough to sat
isfy himself and compensate him, not only for
his labor, but also for the risk of peenniary
loss which he assumes, in taking the chances
of the enterprise proving a success, and when
the State, county and canvassing agent has
each received bis profit, they have added to
the expense of a book, that originally cost
about $1.25, so much tint the people have lo
pay not less than $1.00 for it. Tue People's
Medical Adviser, on the contrary, is placed
within the pecuniary reach of all classes by the
author, who adoptH the plan of tho Grangers,
dispeni-ing with middlemen and giving the
benefit of their profits to the people, offering
his book at a price little above actual cost of
publication. That those desiring the book
may run no risk of losing their money, in
sending it through the mails, the author adver
tisex that money addressed to him at Buffalo,
N. Y and enclosed in registered letters, may
be at bis risk of loss. The author's large cor
respondence with the people upon medical
matters, which we are credibly informed fre
quently exceeds three hundred letters a day,
and requires several trained and skillful medi
cal assistants and short-hand reporters to enable
blm to enttrtain and answer them, as well as
his large daily dealings with disease at the
World's Dispensary, appear to have peculiarly
fitted him for writing the work, by rendering
him very familiar with the every day medical
needs of the people. He endeavors in this
work to answer all the numerous questions
relating to health and disease that have been
addressed to him by the people from all parts
of the land, and hence it contains important
information for the young and old, male and
female, single and married, nowhere else to of
found. All the most prevalent diseases be
both sexes are also plainly and fully considered
and means of self cure made known. Unlike
other works on Domestio Medicine, it includes
the subjects of Biology, Cerebral Physiology,
Hvoiene. TemDeramenta. Marriaee. Beoroduo-
tion. etc.. all of which are treated in an original
and interesting manner. It a if compendium of
Anatomical, rnyiioiogicaiara aieaicai oaence,
and embodies the latest discoveries in each de
partment. Com.
S. F- M WT EFroiT' 1
WrnitxsDiT ., June 23, 1875.
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