6. The Executive Committee shall faithfully attend to all duties
imposed on them from time to tim^ making a report when called upon.
7, It shall be the duty of the Examining Committee carefully to
examine all propositions for membership to the Association and when
received by a constitutional vote, to examine -the candidate before
initiated, and report to the President u >on the same.
8. It shall be the duty of the Financial Committee to make all
necessary arrangements for furnishing the Association with needed
funds, and to perform such other duties as the society may require
ART. V—members—Sec. 1. All persons who are members of
the State Association from this county shall be members of the
County Association, having all the privileges of other members
except the privilege to vote.
4. The President and Vice President of each Subordinate Asso¬
ciation in this county, and Representatives constitutionally elected
from the same shall be members of the County Association.
ART. VI.—If there is but one Association in a county it svall
have the powers, and perform the duties conferred upon the County
and Subordinate Associations.
ART. VII—by-laws—This Association is authorized to make
any By Laws ngt in conflict with the State Association.
ART, VIII—The meetings of this Association may be public or
ART. IX—The members of one Co nty Association shall have
the privilege of attending meetings of ail County Associations.
CONSTITUTION OF SUBORDINATE EQUAL RIGHTS
AND EDUCATIONAL ASSOCIATION.
We, the friends of impartial justice, believing that in union there
is strength, do organize ourselves into an Association to secure for
all: 1st, equal political rights; 2d, assistance for the destitute; and
3d, the education and elevation of the people.
ART. I—the name—The name of this Association shall be the
Equal Rights and Educational Association of
ART. II—officers—The officers of the Association shall be a
President, a Vice President, a Secretary, a Treasurer, a Chaplain,
an Examining Committee of three, an Executive Committee of five,
and a Financial Committee of six.
ART. Ill—The President, Vice President, Sacretary, Treasurer,
and Chaplain shall be elected by ballot annually, at the first meeting
in January. All the committees shall be filled by the President
on the night of his election, or so s^on after as miy be practicable. All
officers are to continue until their plaaes are filled. Vacancies may
be filled at any of the regular meetings.