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An Act to incorporate the Nashawannuck Manufacturing Company. Chap. 132 Be it enacted, &c., as follows:

SECTION 1. Samuel Williston, Edward Smith, and Hora- Corporators. tio G. Knight, their associates and successors, are hereby made a corporation, by the name of the Nashawannuck Manufacturing Company, for the purpose of manufacturing cotton goods, webbing, suspenders, and machinery, in the town of Easthampton, in the county of Hampshire; with all the powers and privileges, and subject to all the duties, Powers and restrictions, and liabilities, set forth in the thirty-eighth and cutie forty-fourth chapters of the Revised Statutes.

SECTION 2. Said corporation may hold, for the purposes Real estate. aforesaid, real estate not exceeding in value the sum of fifty thousand dollars, and the whole capital stock of said Capital stock. corporation shall not exceed the amount of one hundred and twenty-five thousand dollars.

SECTION 3. No shares in the capital stock of said corpo- Value of shares. ration shall be issued for a less sum or amount, to be actually paid in on each, than the par value of the shares which shall be first issued.

April 2, 1850. (1857, 6.]

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[1848, 162; 1849, 12.] An Act to extend the time for the Location and Construction of the Chap. 134

Taunton and Middleborough Railroad. Be it enacted, gc., as follows :

The time within which the Taunton and Middleborough Time for location Railroad Corporation may file the location of their road, is extended. bereby extended to the first day of May, eighteen hundred and fifty-one, and the time within which it may be constructed, is hereby extended to the first day of May, eighteen hundred and fifty-two.

April 2, 1850. [1853, 55, 58; 1854, 100; 1855, 258; 1858, 171.]

(1832, 85; 1836, 115; 1839, 109; 1844, 50.] An Act to increase the Capital Stock of the Adams Bank. Chan. 135 Be it enacted, &c., as follows:

SECTION 1. The president, directors and company of the $50,000 additionAdams Bank, in the town of Adams, are hereby authorized al capital stock. to increase their present capital stock by an addition thereto of fifty thousand dollars, to be divided into shares of one hundred dollars each, which shall be paid in such instalments as the president and directors may determine: pro- Proviso. vided, the whole be paid in before the first day of May, in the year one thousand eight hundred and fifty-one.

Section 2. The additional stock aforesaid shall be sub- Liable to tax, &o. ject to the like tax, regulations, restrictions, and provisions, to which the present capital stock of said corporation is now subject.

Certificate to secretary of the Commonwealth.

Certificate to sec. Section 3. Before said corporation shall proceed to do

the business on said additional capital, a certificate, signed by

the president and directors, and attested by the cashier under oath, that the same has been actually paid into said bank, shall be returned into the office of the secretary of the Commonwealth.

SECTION 4. This act shall take effect from and after its passage.

April 2, 1850. [1850, 210; 1851, 276; 1856, 269.]

Corporators.

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Chap. 136 An Act to incorporate the Great Falls Paper Manufacturing Company.

Be it enacted, &c., as follows :

SECTION 1. Marshall N. Fales, Samuel S. Parker, and Salmon Thomas, their associates and successors, are hereby

made a corporation, by the name of the Great Falls Paper Paper, cotton Manufacturing Company, for the purpose of manufacturing goods, &c., in

paper, cotton goods, and machinery, in the town of Russell,

county of Hampden ; with all the powers and privileges, duties.

and subject to all the duties, restrictions, and liabilities, set forth in the thirty-eighth and forty-fourth chapters of the

Revised Statutes. Real estate. SECTION 2. Said corporation may, for the purposes afore

said, hold real estate not exceeding in value twenty thousand

dollars, exclusive of buildings and improvements, and the Capital stock. whole capital stock shall not exceed one lundred thousand

dollars. Value of shares. SECTION 3. No shares in the capital stock of said cor

poration shall be issued for a less sum or amount, to be actually paid in on each, than the par value of the shares which shall be first issued.

April 2, 1850.

May hold estate, real and personal.

[1822, 106; 1839, 18.] Chap. 137 An Act in addition to an Act to incorporate the Boston Society of the

New Jerusalem. Be it enacted, &c., as follows : May hold estate, The Boston Society of the New Jerusalem, in addition

to the power given in the second section of its charter, may take and hold, for religious and charitable purposes, in fee simple or otherwise, by gift, grant, devise, or purchase, any estate, real or personal, the annual income of which shall not exceed the sum of three thousand dollars.

April 2, 1850.

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Chap. 138

[1848, 188; 1849, 112, 217.]
An Act to increase the Capital Stock of the Holyoke Bank.
Be it enacted, 8c., as follows :

SECTION 1. The president, directors, and company of the
Holyoke Bank, in Northampton, are hereby authorized to

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increase their present capital stock by an addition thereto
of fifty thousand dollars, in shares of one hundred dollars
each, which shall be paid in such instalments as the presi-
dent and directors of said bank may determine : provided, Proviso.
the whole amount shall be paid in on or before the last day of
April, in the year one thousand eight hundred and fifty-one.

SECTION 2. The additional stock aforesaid, when paid subject to tax, into said bank, shall be subject to the like tax, regulations, restrictions, and provisions, to which the present capital stock of said corporation is now subject.

SECTION 3. Before said corporation shall proceed to do Certificate to secbusiness on said additional capital, a certificate, signed by monwealth. the president and directors, and attested by the cashier under oath, that the same has been actually paid into said band, shall be returned into the office of the secretary of the Commonwealth.

SECTION 4. This act shall take effect from and after its passage.

April 2, 1850.

retary of the Com.

[Special Laws, vol. 2, p. 175. 1819, 96.] An Act to change the Name of the Presbyterian Church and Society in Chap. 139

Dracut.
Be it enacted, &c., as follows:

SECTION 1. That the Presbyterian Church and Society in New name.
Dracut, in the county of Middlesex, shall after the passing
of this act, be called and known by the name of the West
Congregational Church and Society in Dracut.

SECTION 2. This act shall take effect from and after the When to take time when it shall have been accepted by the church and effect. society, at a meeting called for that purpose. April 2, 1850.

(1846, 90 ; 1848, 283; 1849, 94, 199.] An Act to extend the time for the Construction of the Newburyport Chan. 140.

Railroad. Be il enacted, &c., as follows :

The time within which the Newburyport Railroad Cor- Time for conporation may construct their railroad, is hereby extended to tended. the first day of October, eighteen hundred and fifty-one.

April 2, 1850. (1851, 104, 212; 1852, 167; 1863, 276; 1854, 190; 1855, 14, 62, 216; 1856, 88.]

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[1849, 28.] An Act in addition to an Act to incorporate the Worcester Medical Chan. 142

Institution. Be i enacted, &c., as follows :

SECTION 1. Calvin Newton, Walter Burnham, and Isaac Corporators. M. Comings, their associates and successors, are hereby made a corporation, by the name of the Worcester Medical Institution, to be established in the city of Worcester, in

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al estate.

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Real estate.

the county of Worcester, with all the powers and privileges, and subject to all the duties, restrictions, and liabilities, set

forth in the forty-fourth chapter of the Revised Statutes. Real and person- SECTION 2. The said corporation may hold real and

personal estate to the amount of one hundred thousand dollars, to be devoted exclusively to the purposes of medical education.

April 4, 1850.

[1851, 321.] Chan. 144 An Act to incorporate the New Bedford Gas Light Company.

Be it enacted, &c., as follows : Corporators. SECTION 1. James B. Congdon, John A. Parker, and

J. H. W. Page, their associates and successors, are hereby made a corporation, by the name of the New Bedford Gas Light Company, for the purpose of making and selling gas, in the city of New Bedford, with all the powers and privileges, and subject to all the duties, restrictions and liabilities, set forth in the thirty-eighth and forty-fourth chapters of the

Revised Statutes. Capital stock. SECTION 2. The capital stock of said corporation shall

not exceed one hundred thousand dollars; and said corporation may hold real estate, for the purposes aforesaid, not

exceeding in value fifty thousand dollars. Value of shares. SECTION 3. No shares in the capital stock of said corpo

ration shall be issued for a less sum or amount to be actually paid in on each, than the par value of the shares

which shall be first issued. May open ground SECTION 4. Said corporation, with the consent of the in streets, &c.

mayor and aldermen of the city of New Bedford, shall have power and authority to open the ground, in any parts of the streets, lanes, and highways, in said city, for the purpose

of sinking and repairing such pipes and conductors as it Repair the same. may be necessary to sink for the purpose aforesaid ; and the

said corporation, after opening the ground, in said streets, lanes, and highways, shall be held to put the same again

into repair, under the penalty of being prosecuted for a Proviso. nuisance : provided, that the said mayor and aldermen, for

the time being, shall at all times have the power to regulate, restrict, and control all the acts and doings of said corporation, which may in any manner, affect the health, safety, or convenience of the inhabitants of said city.

SECTION 5. This act shall take effect from and after its passage.

April 4, 1850.

[1857, 4.] Chan. 145 An Act to establish a Fire Department in the Town of Somerville.

Be it enacted, 8c., as follows:

A fire department is hereby established in the town of Somerville, subject to all the duties and liabilities, and with all the powers and privileges, set forth and contained in an act entitled “ An Act to regulate fire departments," passed on the ninth day of April, in the year one thousand eight hundred and thirty-nine.

April 4, 1850.

[1842, 84; 1845, 218; 1846, 21 ; 1847, 200, 260 ; 1849, 18, 223 ; 1850, 122.] An Act to straighten the Fitchburg Railroad.

Chap 146 Be it enacted, &c., as follows:

SECTION 1. The Fitchburg Railroad Company is hereby In Somerville. authorized to straighten its railroad in the town of Somerville, between the railroad bridge, over the old Cambridge road, and the depot of said company, next westerly of said New line. bridge, by diverging northerly from the line of said railroad, as it is now laid, between the two points aforesaid, any distance that may be found necessary, not exceeding three hundred feet.

SECTION 2. The said company shall, with respect to the Powers and new portion of its railroad hereby authorized, have all the duties. powers and privileges, and be subject to all the duties, liabilities, and restrictions, contained in the thirty-ninth chapter of the Revised Statutes, and all other acts which have been or shall be hereafter passed in relation to railroads.

SECTION 3. If the location of that part of said railroad, Location. hereby authorized, shall not be filed within five months, or Completion. if the same shall not be completed within fifteen months from the passage of this act, then this act shall be void.

April 4, 1850. [1851, 34, 72, 244, 329; 1852, 147, 162, 194, 306; 1853, 270, 367; 1855, 94, 230, 259,

266, 419; 1856, 296 ; 1857, 124, 128.]

An Act to incorporate the Newburyport Gas Company.

Chap. 147 Be it enacted, &c., as follows:

SECTION 1. John Porter, Thomas L. Randlett, John Corporators. Wood, their associates and successors, are hereby made a corporation, by the name of the Newburyport Gas Company, for the purpose of making and selling gas, in the town of Newburyport, with all the powers and privileges, and subject Powers and to all the duties, restrictions, and liabilities, set forth in the duti thirty-eighth and forty-fourth chapters of the Revised Statutes, also to such provisions and restrictions as the selectmen Power of selectof the town of Newburyport may prescribe, previous to the men. erection of the works of said company.

SECTION 2. The capital stock of said corporation shall be Capital stock. one hundred and fifty thousand dollars, and said corpora- Real estate. tion may hold real estate, necessary and convenient for the purposes aforesaid, not exceeding thirty thousand dollars.

SECTION 3. No shares in the capital stock of said corpo- Value of shares. ration shall be issued for a less sum or amount, to be actually

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