National Geographic : 1891 Apr 1
310 National Geographic Magazine. In the ballot for Managers, as many names may be written on the ballot as there are Managers to be elected, and those persons receiving a majority on each formal ballot shall be declared elected. If more than the number to be elected receive a majority, those receiving the greatest number of votes shall be declared chosen. 12.-It is not permitted to report the proceedings of the Society for publication, except by authority of the Board of Managers. 13.-These rules may be amended by a majority vote, notice having been given two weeks in advance.
1891 Mar 28