Excerpt from Constitution of the National Society of United States Daughters of 1812 Article I - Section 7 - By-Laws. The Daughters of the men who rendered service in the War of Eighteen Hundred and Twelve shall be known as "Real Daughters." They shall be exempt from the payment of initiation fees, annual dues and News-Letter fees; and States shall not be liable to the National Society for said fees and dues. April, 1930. Article II - Section 6 - By-Laws. The first and third vice-presidents national, recording secretary national, treasurer national and historian national shall be elected in the even calendar years. April, 1930. Article VI Fees and Dues - By-Laws Sec. 1. The initiation fee for all applicants for membership, other than "Real Daughters" in this society shall be two dollars. April, 1930. Sec. 2. The annual dues of adult members, other than "Real Daughters," shall be two dollars and of junior members, under eighteen years of age, one dollar, in addition to such other amounts as may be fixed by vote of the states or chapters, one dollar of the adult dues and fifty cents of junior dues shall be paid the national society by the state societies, as per capita dues. April, 1930. Members-at-Large, other than "Real Daughters" shall pay the entire amount of annual dues to the national society. April, 1930. Sec. 3. Each member, other than "Real Daughters," shall pay to the national society, either directly or through her state organization, thirty cents per annum to assist in defraying the expenses of the News-Letter. April, 1930. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.