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Register of legal documents [‎11v] (27/406)

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The record is made up of 1 volume (198 folios). It was created in 11 Jan 1950-31 Dec 1950. It was written in English and Arabic. The original is part of the British Library: India Office The department of the British Government to which the Government of India reported between 1858 and 1947. The successor to the Court of Directors. Records and Private Papers.


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To Ipew
Checks, £tc.
To Issue
lowers of
shall have no power to accept any draft, bill
of exchange, or other order for the peyraent of
money which shall exceed the sum of Twenty-
five thousand dollars (125,000) United States
currency, or its equivalent;
(d) Acting Joinl
person as shall be thj
by written power
of the Board of Dij
drew, sign ai$ d<
for the payment
institution in,fejfi*
Company at the
checks and
with such other
duly authorised
igned by authority
Company, to
s and other orders
any banking
with which the
an account in which
cient to meet all such
have been made;
2 . To^MtfNjThpsiial, modified, substitute,
or liraitsA^DO^rjr of attorney, effective for a
period notS»Syaing two years from the date
thereof, containing no power of substitution,
as may be necessary for conferring upon any
person, in the discretion of the Attorney,
such of the powers the Attorney has hereunder
as he may deem necessary or convenient to grant
to any such person; provided that every such
power of attorney issued by the Attorney under
this paragraph 2 , (first), shall be revocable
at any time by the Attorney, his substitute
or by the Company; (second), shall not be
affected by the revocation or other termination
of the power of attorney of the Attorney; and
(third), shall be returned to the Company on
its revocation or other teminstion; and every
such power of attorney shall so provide in
terns; and provided that this paragraph 2 shall
not be deemed to confer upon the Attorney the
power of complete substitution, except as set
forth in paragraph 3 hereof;
To Appoint 3* - hen specially authorized by the isoard
Substitutes of Directors of the j/oiStpqny in writing or by
cable, to appoint \A a substitute under
is power of ettow^y^ and stead of
the Attorney, provided -tKo' Attorney cannot
thereby cor for uf»n>w^/aul>otitute greater Tower
or authority t^sr^tha^ ^oreby granted to the
Attorney, and .provid^S -' every such appoint
ment shall be declare tlist it is revocable
by the Attojfr ey "atf' by the Company end that it
shell be xy'tdTnpd* tp the Cc^.pory on revocation
or tcxaaiiytltsRf /
GIVX1G AID GRA! T^^^qpto the Attorney {\mt only when
acting jointly, in cases where hereinabove required bo to act)
full power and authority to do and perform each and every act
and thing whatsoever requisite or necessary to be done in and

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The volume is a register of legal documents, deposited at the Political Agency An office of the British Government and, earlier, of the East India Company. , Bahrain. Most of the documents are certified copies of the originals. Many of the documents have been stamped as 'cancelled'. Many of the agreements and resolutions involve oil companies, including the Bahrain Petroleum Company (BAPCO), Petroleum Concessions Ltd, California Texas Oil Company (Caltex), and the Texas Company (China) Ltd.

The types of document include:

  • tenancy and lease agreements;
  • powers of attorney;
  • corporate resolutions;
  • partnership agreements;
  • certificates of delivery;
  • certification of notary publics.

The last 82 folios are blank.

Extent and format
1 volume (198 folios)

The volume is arranged chronologically from the front of the file to the back.

Physical characteristics

Foliation: the main foliation sequence (used for referencing) commences at the front cover with 1 and terminates at the inside back cover with 201; these numbers are written in pencil, are circled, and are located in the top right corner of the recto The front of a sheet of paper or leaf, often abbreviated to 'r'. side of each folio. A previous foliation sequence, which is also circled, has been superseded and therefore crossed out.

Pagination: the file has been paginated using a combination of black ink, blue crayon, and pencil.

Written in
English and Arabic in Latin and Arabic script
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