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Constitution and Rules
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Committee of Management.
Hon. Sir Wm. J, Ritchie.
Lt.-Col. Thos. Ross.
members of committee:
F. GOURDEAU, L. FORTESCUE,
A. D. DeCelles, S. C. D. Roper,
W. E. HoDGiNS, T. C. Watson,
G. F. Henderson.
W. L. Heron.
Merchants Bank of Canada ,
RULES AND REGULATIONS
1. —The Association shall be known as the ** Ottawa
2.— Politics and religious questions of every descrip-
tion shall be excluded from the objects of the Club.
3.— Each candidate for admission shall be proposed
by one member and seconded by another. The candi-
date's name and usual place of residence, his rank,
profession, or other description shall be inserted on a
printed form to be -supplied by the Secretary, and which
shall be signed by tne proposer and seconder ; the notice
when completed to be sent to the Secretary. He shall be
balloted for at any ballot which may take place after
the lapse of seven days from the time of such proposal,
provided that the name of each candidate to be balloted
for, with those of the proposer and seconder, shall be on
the notice-board of the Club at least seven days before
the day of ballot. No person shall be eligible to become
a member until he has attained the age of 21 years.
RULES OF BALLOT.
4. — The ballot for members shal! take place bttween
the hours of 10 o'clock a.m., oa the day upon which the
ballot is opened, and 6 o'clock p.m. on the day following.
During the hours of ballot a notice to the effect that the
ballot is going on shall be posted on the notice board
with a particular request that members will attend to
same. The ballot boxes shall be examined and secured
l)revious to use, by the Secretary and one member of the
Committee ; and after the ballot is over the boxes shall
be opened and examined by the Secretary in the presence
of at least two members of the Committee. The result
of the ballot as regards each candidate shall be imme-
diately entered opposite their names respectively in a
book provided for that purpose, and signed by the Scru-
tineers . Each candidate must have at least 80 votes to
constitute his election, and one black ball in seven shall
exclude. In the event of any candidate not having the
required number of votes, his name may be placed at the
top of the list for next ballot. No candidate who has
been blackballed can be again proposed within six months
from the date of his rejection, and any candidate who
shall have been twice blackballed will not be eligible to
be again proposed.
5. — Members shall be divided into 4 classes :
(1) Ordinary members.
(2) Supernumerary members.
(3) Privileged members.
(4) Honorary members.
6. — On the election of each new member the Secretary
shall notify him, and furnish him with a p: Inted copy of
the Rules and Regulations. He shall also request him to
remit the amount of his entrance fee and half yea4''s
subscription, which bhali tlien be deemed to be due, to
the Treasurer (or Secretary), pending which payment no
new member shall be admitted to ballot for a candidate,
to vote, or to enjoy any of the privileges of the club.
Should a new member not pay his entrance fee and
half-year's subscription within two months from his ad-
mission into the Club, in case he resides in Canada, or
within six months in case he resides elsewhere, the Secre-
tary shall report the circumstance to the Committee,
who may cause his name to be erased from the list of
members, unless he can justify the delay to the satisfac
tion of the Committee.
ENTRANCE FEE AND SUBSCRIPTION.
7. — The Entrance Fee payable on admission to the
Club shall be Fifty Dollars, pnd the annual subscription
Sixteen Dollars. But members elected after the month
of May in any year are only required to pay 2^t^o rata for
the remainder of the year in which they may be elected,
but no member shall pay for the unexpired portion of
any quarter in which he may be elected a sum less than
$4. All subscriptions shall be payable yearly on the first
day of May , or half-yearly on the first days of May and
November in each year, and after these latter days no
notice of withdrawal shall exempt the retiring member
from the payment of the current year's subscription, or
of the balance thereof then remaining unpaid.
Members ceasing to belong to the Club by resignation
or otherwise, except members who may be expelled
the Club, shall not be entitled to have any jiart of
their entrance fee or annual subscription returned to
NON-PAYMENT OF SUBSCRIPTIONS.
8. — The name of every member (other than a new
member) who shall not have paid his subscription within
one month after the same became due, shall be put up on
the Notice Board in the Club, a notification of which shall
be sent to him by the Secretary, and if the subscription
be not paid on or before the last day of the third month
after the same fell due, the defaulter shall cease to be a
member of the Club, and the Committee shall cause hi&
name to be erased from the list of members ; but he may
be re-admitted on assigning to the Committee satisfactory
reasons for his failure of payment.
From and after the first daye of May and November in
each year, no member of the Club shall be allowed to
vote at a ballot, to attend or vote at any meeting of
the Club, or to act as a member of the Committee,
until he shall have paid his subscription for the current
RETIREMENT OF MEMBERS.
9. — Any member whose dues are all paid shall be at
liberty to withdraw from the Club, on his written appli-
cation to that effect sent in to the Committee. Any such
member, so resigning, may be readmitted upon being
proposed and balloted for in the usual manner, and the
Committee are authorized, in their discretion, to make
such terms as regards entrance fee as they may think fit.
Any member who shall withdraw, resign or be
expelled, or shall cease to be a member of the Club, shall
forfeit, ipso facto, all right or claim thereon, or in or to
its property or funds, except in respect of any debt the
Club may owe him for moneys advanced or lent to the
Club ; and any member who shall be expelled shall for-
ever thereafter be ineligible to be readmitted a member
of the Club.
10. — Officers in Her Majesty's Army and Navy, and
persons holding military and civil appointments under
the Imperial Government, who may be stationed in
Canada for an indefinite period, and officers in the per-
manent corps of the Active Militia of Canada, and of the
North- West Mounted Police (other than those resident
or permanently stationed in Ottawa), and any other
persons who shall satisfy the Committee that their resi-
dence in Ottawa is temporary and precarious, and
subject to be terminated by the occurrence of circum-
stances beyond their control, may be admitted as
Privileged Members of the Club, upon being proposed
and balloted for in the manner laid down for ordinary
members. Such members shall not pay any entrance
fee, but shall pay an annual subscription of twenty-four
dollars. Such subscription to be paid in advance in
quarterly instalments of six dollars, on the first days of
January, April, July and October in each and every year
during their membership. If elected in the interval of
any quarter they shall pay for the balance of such
quarter not less than six dollars.
Privileged Members shall enjoy all the rights of
Ordinary Members, except ti^ose of attending and voting
at meetings or for members of the Club, and being
elected officers or members of the Committee. No Privi-
leged Member shall have any interest whatever in the
property of the Club.
If any such member shall become a resident in Ottawa,
he may be admitted by the Committee, and without
election, as an Ordinary Member, on payment of the
entrance fee and also the difference betw^een the amount
he may have paid as such privileged member and the
regular annual subscription for the year.
All Privileged Members, whose term or terms of
subscription shall have expired, whether resident in
Ottawa or otherwise, shall be considered as retaining
their membership if they continue to make use of the
Club, and shall be held liable for their quarterly sub-
scription as usual.
If any Pi'ivileged Member shall remove his residence
from Ottawa, he shall not be liable for any further sub-
scription than that of the then current (juarter.
11. — Any Ordinary or Privileged Member who may be
about to absent himself from Ottawa for a period of one
year or more, on giving information of such absence in
writing to the Secretary, may, if the Committee see fit,
be placed on the Hst of Supernumerary Members, and shall
pay a fee, if an Ordinary Member, of four dollars per
annum, and if a Privileged Member of six dollars per
annum, and shall be subject to such rules and regulations
as may from time to time be provided for Supernumerary
Members. On the return of any such member, if he
remain for a period exceeding three months, he shall be
pable for the full amount of the current year's subscrip-
tion, deducting therefrom the sum paid by him during
VISITING AND MONTHLY MEMBERS.
13 — Any member wishing to introduce a friend tempor-
arily visiting Ottawa as a Visiting Member of the Club,
for a period longer than fourteen days, must send in a
written application to the Committee at their weekly
meeting for permission to do so, stating the name, resi-
dence and occupation of such friend, for their sanction .
Tlie application, when approved, shall be handed to the
Secretary, who will notify the person named therein that
he has been admitted to the Club ^or a period of not more
than one month, on payment oi Five Dollars ; but this
privilege shall not be extended to more than one friend to
each member at one time. Each member to whom this
permission may be accorded will be held responsible for
the eligibility of his nominee, and for all dues incurred by
him to the Club, as well as for his observance of all the
Rules and Regulations of the Club. The Visiting Member
so introduced shall not be allowed to introduce any other
person to the privileges of the Club. The Committee
may extend the term of such Visiting Member for a per-
iod not exceeding in all six months, upon payment by
him of Five Dollars per month.
14. — The Committee shall have the power to idmit as
Honorary Members, the Governor-General Ox Canada,
and any strangers of distinguished rank and position
visiting the city, to whom it may seem proper to offer
such a compliment, for such periods as they may
think fit. The resohition to admit them must be agreed
to by a majority of the whole Committee. Such Hon-
orary Members to pay no entrance fte or subscription.
AFFILIATION WITH OTHER CLUBS.
15 — Tlie Committee shall have power to admit members
of other Clubs to the privileges of the Club, upon such
terms and for such periods as ma}" be mutually agreed
upon by the respective Committees.
EXPULSION OF MEMBERS.
16. — Any infraction of the Rules and Regulations of
the Chib shall be taken immediate cognizance of by
the Committee, and any member v/ilfuUy infringing
the Rules and Regulations shall be liable to suspen-
sion for a period not exceeding three months, by
a vote of two-thirds of at least one-lialf of the Commit-
tee, present at any meeting specially called for the
purpose ; two day's notice of such meeting being pre-
viously given to such member, subject to an appeal by
such member to a General Meeting of the Club, to be
called within seven days from the date of such
In case the conduct of any member shall, in the opin-
ion of the Committee, or of any three members of the Club,
who shall certify the same to them in writing, be injur-
ious to the character and interests of the Club, the
Committee may recommend such member to resign,
and if the member so recommended refuse or neglect to
resign, then the Committee shall be authorized to sus-
pend him from the privileges of the Club until his
conduct shall have been investigated and decided upon
by a Special General IMeeting to be convened for that
purpose by the Committee, at which meeting twenty
members shall be a quorum : and whenever any circum-
stances shall occur likely to endanger the welfare and
good order of the Club, or whenever the Committee shall
find it expedient, they may submit the conduct of fmy
member to the judgment of a General Meeting, giving
fourteen days' notice thereof ; and in the event of it being
decided at that; meeting, consisting of at least twenty
persons, by two-thirds of the persons present, (voting
to be by ballot,) that he name of any member shall be
removed from the CIl h, then the subscription of such
member lor tHe current year, or a portion thereof, shall
be returned, and he shall cease to belong to the Club. The
decision of the Special General Meeting shall be final.
ADMISSION OF VISITORS.
17. — Two ordinary members of the Club, one of w^hom
shall be a member of the Committee, may sanction the
admission of any person not a resident of Ottawa or
within five miles thereof, as a Visitor, for any period not
exceeding fourteen days. This privilege to be purely per-
sonal, and not to entitle such Visitor to any of the i)rivil-
eges of the Club, except for himself alone, and not to be
granted to the same person more than once in three
months under any circumstances. The Secretary shall
forthwith provide such Visitor with a card, ard such
Visitor shall j^roduce the same to the Steward w^hen
required, otherwise his admission shall be cancelled by
the Committee. The Committee may at any time limit
the number of Visitors entitled at any one time to
admission under this Article, and may also limit the
number to be introduced by any one member at any
one time. No person under the age of 21 years shall be
eligible to be introduced as a Visitor.
18. — The management and control of the affairs of the
Club shall be entrusted to a Board of Directors, to be
called the Committee, and who shall consist of an
Honorary President, a President, a Vice-President, and
seven members, to be elected from among the Share-
holders, by ballot, at the annual meeting of the Club.
The President and Vice-President may be elected separ-
ately. The Commictee may fill any vacancy that may
occur in their body by resignation or otherwise, during
the year ; such appointment to be in force until the next
annual meeting. The Committee may appoint a Secre-
tary and Treasurer, or on person to hold both ofiices,
as they think best, and may pay a me^iiber of the Club,
or a person not a member, holding such office or offices,
such salary as they may think proper. They shall take
from such officer a sufficient bond of indemnity for the
due performance of his duties. The Committee shall
also appoint an Auditor, not a member of the Club, to
audit the accounts, and examine all vouchers, who shall
be paid such remuneration therefore, as the Committee
may decide. They shall, from time to tiuie, appoint two
of their number, in rotation, to act as a House Com-
mittee, whose duty it will be to superintend the Steward
and the internal management of tlie Club,to answer com-
plaints, and in general to see that the Rules and Regula-
tions are observed and carried into effect, and also to do
such other acts and duties as the Committee may assign
to them. The Committee shall have all necessary powers
for the good management of the Club, consistent with
the Rules and Regulations, except the borrowing of
money on Club credit, or any matters wdiich re(juire
the authority of a general meeting of the Club before
The Committee may, at its first meeting after each
annual election, or so soon thereafter as they may con-
sider it convenient, appoint from amongst themselves, as
many sub-Committees as may be rec|uired, to superintend
the several departments of the Club, and may make from
time to time such Regidations, consistent with the exist-
ing Rules and Regulations, as they may think necessary
for the vvell-ljein.ii: of tlie Club.
MEETINGS OF COMMITTEE.
19. — The Committee (four of whom shall form a quo-
rum) shall meet weekly, on a stated day, to transact cur-
rent business and to audit the accounts.
ANNUAL CxENERAL MEETING.
20. — There shall be an annual general meeting of the
Clubregu'arly every year, on the third Monday in May,
for the purpose of electing the Officers and Committee for
the succeeding year, and receiving from the Commit-
tee a report and abstract of the accounts and general
concerns of the Club for the past year, which report
shall be printed for the use of the members, and a copy
put in the public rooms of the Club, at least three days
before the meeting. At this meeting members shall be
at libertj^ to bring forward any subject having reference
to the management and concerns of tlie Club. Twenty
members shall form a quorum.
21. — The Committee shall have power at all times to
convene an extraordinary meeting of the Club, on giving
se\^en days' notice, to be posted up during that period on
tlie notice Board of the Club, and a notice mailed to each
ordinary member, specifying the object of such meeting,
at which meeting no sui\iect shall be discussed beyond
that si:)ecified in the notice. On a requisition signed by
nou less than twenty members, the President shall call a
special meeting of the Club, but in such case there must
be at least seven days' notice of the meeting posted up in
the Club, wliich notice shall state the object of the
meeting ; and no subject shall be discussed beyond that
specified in the notice, unless said special meeting be at
same time as the annual general meeting.
QUORUM FOR SPECIAL MEETINGS.
22. — A quorum of twenty members shall be necessary
to constitute a special or extraordinary meeting.
23.— The President, or in his absence, the Vice-Presi-
dent shall take the Chair at all Club meetings. Should
he be absent the members present at such meeting shall
elect a chairman.
ORDER OF BUSINESS.
24.— At meetings of the Club the order of business, so
far as the nature of the meeting may admit, shall be as
follows : —
1.— Chair taken and meeting constituted.
2.— Minutes of last General and any intervening
Special or Extraordinary meeting read and confirmed.
3.— Reports of Committee and Auditors.
4.— At the Annual General Meeting in AprU, the
election of Officers and Executive Committee of Manage-
ment shall take place immediately after the Reports of
the Committee and Auditors.
5. — Miscellaneous.
6.— When a question is before a meeting no motion
shall be in order except : —
a. To adjourn.
h. The previous question.
c. To postpone indefinitely.
d. To postpone for a certain time.
e. To divide.
/. To amend an amendment.
g. To amend.
Which motions shall severally have precedence in the
But this order of business may be changed by a major-
ity of the meeting.
7.— The ruling of the Chair on any point of order
shall be final.
8.— The Chairman may prevent any member from
speaking more than once on the same motion, until all
other rnembers present have had an opportunity of
expressing their opinions.
9.— The Chairman shall not take part in any discus-
sion without first resigning the Chair,
10. — Tliere can be no " suspension of the rules," except
by a two- thirds majority of the members present.
11. — All resolutions and amendments shall be delivered
to the Cliairman in writing, signed by the proposer and
LIST OF QUALIFIED MEMBERS.
25. — The Secretary shall furnish, for all meetings, an
alphabetical list of all members qualified and entitled to
26. — The Club shall be open every day for the reception
of members at 7 o'clock, a.m., in the summer and 8
o'clock a.m., in the winter ; and shall be closed, and the
lights extinguished at 1 o'clock, a.m., except on Satur-
days, when the House shall be closed at 12 o'clock, p.m.,
and no member shall be admitted into the Club House
after these hours under any pretence whatever, unless
specially authorized by the Committee.
STRANGERS— THEIR ADMISSION.
27. — Any member may introduce friends to breakfast,
luncheon, dinner or supper at his own expense, and after-
wards to any rooms of the Club, including the privileges
of the Billiard and Card Rooms. No member of the Club
shall introduce a resident of Ottawa into the Club, unless
for the purpose of breakfasting, lunching, dining or
PAYMENT OF CLUB BILLS.
28. — All members are to pay their bills for every
expense they incur in the Club before tiiey leave the
House, the servants having positive orders not to open
accounts with any individual.
29. — No member shall give any money or gratuity to
any of the servants of the Club, or permit any stranger
to do so.
NEW RULES, HOW MADE, &c.
30. — Should any new rule or the alteration of an old
one, be desired by any member of the Club, two week's
notice thereof must be given to the Secretary before the
meeting to be called for considering same, and a copy of
such notice shall be posted up on the notice board of the
Club ; and the said new rule or alteration must be con-
firmed by two-thirds of the members present.
RULES TO BE PRINTED, &c.
31. — These Rules and Regulations shall be printed, and
a copy of them, together with a list of the Committee,
shall be delivered to every member of the Club, or trans-
mitted to his address, and shall thenceforth become bind-
ing upon every member of the Club ; but no member shall
be absolved from the effect of these Rules and Regula-
tions on any allegation of not having received them.
32.— In the absence of the President or Vice-President,
a Chairman for the day will be first elected, and the
minutes of the last meeting having been read, the
question shall be put by the Chairman, "that they be
If the minutes be objected to by a majority of the
members present, the particular subject objected to may
be reserved for consideration, either at a special meeting
or at the next ordinary meeting, as may be decided upon ;
and if not objected to, then the Chairman will affix his
After the disposal of the minutes of the previous meet-
ing, all such matters as require the consideration of the
Committee will be brought before them, discussed and
For I he despatch of business the Committee will, from
time to time, appoint two of their number, to be called
the " House Committee," to superintend the ordinary
business of the Club, and, if necessary, submit a weekly
report of their proceedings.
A tariff of meals, wines and cigars, which shall be
observed by the Steward, shall be i)repared by the Com-
mittee and constantly exhiljited in the Coflee Room.
33. — The treasurer shall collect and bank daily all
moneys of the Club, and shall disburse them under the
direction of the Committee. All cheques for payment
authorized l)y the Committee shall be signed by the
Treasurer, and countersigned by the President, Vice-
President, or in his absence, by the Chairman of the
Committee authorizing the expenditure, or in case of
emergency, by one of the House Committee. He shall
keep proper accounts, and at each meeting of the Com-
mittee shall submit a statement showing the financial
position of the Club, with the Bank Book, showing the
balance at the credit of the Club. His books shall always
be open to the inspection of the Committee.
34. — He will have the general control and superintend-
ence of the establishment, under the Committee, and
will attend all meetings of the Committees, note their
resolutions, and minute them in the book of their pro-
In all his written official communications he w^ll state
expressly that they are made by direction of the Com-
Bt sides his attendance upon the Committee he will
conduct the official corresponden e of the Club, draw up
reports, keep regular accounts of all the financial con-
cerns of the Club, an account of the wine and other
stores in the stock cellars of the Club, an account with
the Steward for wines and stores delivered for the con-
sumption of memV)ers and for tlie use of the establisli-
ment ; examine tiie accounts of the Treasurer ))revious
to their being submitted for final adjustment, and will
pay the same when jmsse*! by the Committee.
He will ascertain that all ^oods and provisions deliver-
ed are in strict accordance with the orders given, and
are correctly charged in the tradesmen's books, and will
sign such books.
He will attend to all communications, receive infor-
mation upon all subjects connected with the business of
the Club, and particularly all matters relating to the
He will place before the Committee the receipts for
payments which have been authorized by the Cf)mmittee
at its previous meeting, and he will submit to the Com-
mittte a weekly statement of the receipts and dislmrse-
ments of the Club.
35. — The Steward shall be subject to the control of the
Committee and House Committee for the time being.
He will constantlv reside in the Club House, and will
have the custody of the Plate, Cutler\". China, Glass,
Linen, etc. He will have the general control and super-
intendence of the servants, and be responsible for their
conduct and cleanly appearance, as well as for the clean-
liness and order of the establishment.
He will account daily with the Secretary for all
moneys received from the membeis for sui)plies.
Subject to the Committee, he will make the established
charges for all provisions, wines, etc., and cast up and
receive from the members the amount of their bills.
He is required to notif}^ meml)ers of any violation of
the regulations, and report the same to the House Com-
36. — The following regulations will be in force in this
Room : —
1st. — The Game of English Pool shall have choice of
tables, and take precedence over Billiards and Pyramids,
and may be plaj^ed in consecutive games.
2nd. — For Billiards and Pyramids the tables can be
engaged only for one game. Precedence in playing and
choice of tables given according to entry of names on the
The charges will be as follows : —
Pool. — Five cents per ball.
Black Pool. — Five cents a ball every half hour.
Billiards. — Twenty cents for a game of one hundred
points, and fifteen cents for a game of fifty points.
Fourhanded games, thirty cents.
Pyramids. —Five cents each player per game.
Carom Games. — Ten cents for game of thirty-four
points. Fifteen cents for game of fifty points.
Other Games. — By the hour, fifty cents.
Players are particularly requested, immediately after
play, to obtain their cheques, and deposit them in the
The marker is instructed, on the conclusion of each
game, to present to the loser a cheque for the amount of
his game, together with the box in which the same is to
37 — The charge for cards will be fifty cents for each
new pack and thirty cents for each second-hand pack.
The cards will be the property of the Club — except
when sold as second-hand to members after having been
played with twice (at fifteen cents per pack) to be taken
out of the House — nnd shall be taken charge of by
the Steward immediately after the party using them
shall have retired from the room, or after the table has
been broken up.
38 — No game of cards shall, on any account, be played
for money, except wliist, euchre and cribbage ; nor shall
dice be used in the Club House except at backgammon.
No higher stake than quarter dollar points shall be played
for at such games, nor shall any bet exceed one dollar.
39 — All complaints respecting Breakfasts, Dinners, &C.,.
stated on the back of the Bill, and signed by the member
so complaining, must be specially noticed by the Com-
mittee at their next meeting ; and all complaints respect-
ing the servants or domestic arangements of the Chib,
must be stated by letter, signed by the member om-
plaining, which letter, adressed to the Secretary, must
be laid by him before the Committee, at their next
40— No member shall take, or permit to be taken, from
the Club, on any pretence whatever, or shall injure or
destroy any newspaper, pamphlet or other article the
property of the Club, except those ' ;hich may be sold or
disposed of by the Committee for the benefit of the Club.
41 — No member is, on any account, to bring a dog into
the Club House.
42 — No smoking shall be permitted in the Reading
Room or Dining Room.
43— Strangers calling to see members will be required
to remain at the entrance of the Club until it is ascer-
tained if the member be within.
44 — If a letter for an absent member be applied for by
another member, who may wish to forward it, the latter
will be required to pay the postage (if any) and to sign
an acknowledgement of his having received the letter,
in case of any further question.
45 — The Waiters and all other servants of the establish-
ment will be subject to the order of the Steward and
Secretary, and will perform such duties as they may
46 — No stranger shall be admitted into the Club House
except on business, and the servants are strictly pro^
hibited from receiving visitors or followers. No member
shall give and no servant shall receive a gratuity in the
Club on any account whatever.
47— Servants while on dutv will not talk to each other
except on matters connected with their business, and no
servant is permitted to address an individual member in
the House on matters personal, or relative to the con-
cerns of the Club ; all communications of the latter kind
to be made through the Steward to the House Committee.
They shall also be held responsible for the breakage
and loss of or damage to the property of the Club oc-
casioned by their carelessness or neglect, and the value
thereof may be deducted from their wages, by the
48.— If any money or articles supposed to be the prop-
erty of members shall be found by the servants in the
Club House, they shall be delivered to the Secretary
through the Steward .
49. —The servants' entrance in the rear will be under
lock, and the key thereof be in the custody of the House
Steward, and servants must not enter or go out of the
Club except by servants' entrance at the rear of the
50. No large boxes or articles of luggage belonging to
members will be admitted into the Hall.
51.— Breakfast may be served from 8 until 12 o'clock,
Noon; lunches and dinners from 12.30 p.m. until 8 j'clock.
p.m.; suppers up to twelve o'clock, p.m., and
liquors, teas, and corfee up to 1 o'clock, a.m., after
which no orders of any kind can b^' received, unless
specially authorized by the House Committee of the week,
on timely application in writing. Members not in the
habit of dining at the Club, and desiring so to do, must
give the Steward one hour's intimation thereof. Mem-
bers will fill up their bills for meals themselves, and
must on no account em])loy the waiters to do so.
53. — Articles of glass, earthenware, etc., which may
be broken by the members, either in the Coffee Room
or elsewhere in the House, must be paid for by them.
58. --No pamphlet, advertisment, or notice of any kind
shall he allowed to be laid on the table, or put up in the
Club by a member ; but any pamphlet, etc. which it may
be wished to be made known to the Club shall be sent
to the Secretary, to be laid before the Committee.
54.— Writing materials will be provided in the Reading
LIST OF MEMBERS.
Honor, ry Members :
H.E.The Governor General of Canadn. Hon. A. S. Hardy.
Ordinary, Privileged ar\d Superr\un\erary N'en\bers:
Privileged Member^s Marked * Sniierniimeraiy Members Marked s.
Adams, F. D,
Almon, A. U.
Allan, W. A.
Anderson, Lieut. -Col. W. P.
* Armstrong, C.
Audet, Lieut, -Col, A.
Bate, H. A.
Bate, Captain H. Gerald.
Bate, T. C.
Belcourt, N. A.
Benoit, Captain A.
Billings, Captain B.
Billings, W. R.
Blackadar, W. H.
Boardman, \V. F.
* Boswell, F. J.
Bowie, G. S.
Bowie, Captain li. W,
B rough, J. S.
Browne, J. C.
Burgess, A. M.
Burritt, H. S.
Blanchet, C. A.
• Campbell, D. C.
• Carter E. H.
Chamberlin, Lt.-Col. B.,C.M.G.
Chamberlin, E. J.
Chapleau, Hon. J. A.
Clayton, J. A.
Code, R. G.
Conrad, W. G.
Costigan, Hon. John
Cote Captain N. O.
Cross, G. E. K.
• Davies, F. A.
DeCelles, A. D.
DeLanaudiere, C, T.
Deville. Captain E
Dewdney, Hon. E,
Dewey, F. E,
Dixon, F. A.
Douglas, R. C.
* Dawson, Lt,-Col. Geo. D.
Edwards, W. C, M.P.
Egan, H. K.
Fairweather, J. H
Fisher, J. P.
Fournier, Hon. Mr. Justice.
Franchot, T. P.
Eraser, G. L. B.
French, T. P.
Fripp, C. D.
* Germaine, W, L.
Gibbs, C. T.
Goodeve, W. M.
Gordon, T. C.
Gouin, J. A.
Gourdeau, Captain F.
Grant, Dr. J. A. jr.
Grant, E. C.
s Gray, H. A.
Guy, Major George
Hamel, F. M.
Harkin, W. A.
Harrison, Major E.
Heming, A. E.
*Hendeison, G. A.
Henderson, G. F.
Heron, Captain W. L.
Hill, W. B. Almon
Hodgins, Captain John
Hodgins, W. E.
Houston, J. A.
Hurdman, Dr. 3. F. W
Hurdman, W. G.
Hurdman, W. H.,jr.
Ingall, E. D.
Jarvis, A. L.
Johnson, R. A. A.
Jones, E. D.
s Jones, T. Glyn
Kidd, G. E.
Keeley, D. H.
Lam be, L. M.
Lauder, Ven. Archdeacon
* Leacock, E. P,
* Lewis, C. A.
Lindsay, A .
MacCraken, J. J.
Macdonald, Rt. Hon Sir John A.
Mackintosh, C. H.
Macpherson, D. Alma
Macpherson, Lt.-Col. J. P.
McConnell, R. G.
McDougall, J L.
McKay, T. M.
McMahon, A,D.C„ A. H,
May, A. F.
Mercer, F. H. F.
* Middleton, \V. H.
Mothersill, G. A.
Moylan, J. G.
Nettle, C. R.
Panet, Col. E.
Parker, Captain J. E.
Paiterson, Hon. Mr, Justice.
Percival, H. A,
Perley, Major II. F.
• Piddington, S.
Poper, J . C.
Pouliot, Captain L. H.
Poupore, W. J., M.P.P.
Powell, F. W.
Powell, Dr. R. W.
Power, A., Q.C.
Pugsley, J. W.
Read, C. E.
Ritchie, Hon. Sir Wm. J.
Ritchie, J A,
* Robinson, G. A.
Roger, J. C.
Roper, S. C. D.
Ross, P. D.
Ross. Lt.-Col. Thos.
Rothwell, T. G.
Russell, A. J. H.
Saint Jacques, F. X.
Scott, Dr. VV.
Sinclair, R. V.
Smith, W. H.
* Stephen, \V.
Stewart, Major John
Tache, L. H.
Taschereau, Hon. Mr. Justice.
Tasker, C J.
Taylor, E. F.
* Taylor, \V. H. N.
Thompson, Geo. F.
s Thompson, J. H.
s Thompson, Captain P. N.
Todd, Major A. H.
Todd, P. R
Toller, Major F.
Tyrell, J. B.
Tupper, Hon. C. H.
Walsh, Major John
Waters, J. F.
Watson, Major T. C.
Watt^rfc,*^. J.: .'.*
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V/iv:k*sl?ecA, Major HV **••'• <.•*• t'.'J,»
Wise, F. A.
Wright, C. M.
Wurtele, Mr. Justice
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