Savonnerie Africaine S.A.
The Société Savonnerie Africaine was incorporated on April 5, 1900 with a capital of 150,000 francs represented by 1,500 shares with a capital of 100 francs, and 1,500 dividend shares. The head office was established in Wavre.
The capital was subscribed by :
Eugène Dalimont, 100 shares; Jules Renkin, 10 shares; Joseph Strauss, 10 shares; Marie Vaulsamme, 12 shares; Charles Ralet, 16 shares; Léon Glibert, 30 shares; Joseph Richard, 10 shares; Victorine Brossart vve de Constant Lambeau, 10 shares; Jules Gossens-Beaufaux, 20 shares; Emile Charlier-Niset, 12 shares; Alfred Lambeau, 10 shares; Alfred Materne, 6 shares; Firmin Delongueville, 6 shares; Albert Dutilloeul, 20 shares; Henri Courtin, 6 shares; Baron Philippe de Negri, 10 shares; Fernand Lux, 12 shares; Paul Yanssens, 40 shares; Charles Plumat, 16 shares; Alfred Lemercier, 16 shares; John Bioul, 8 shares; Gaston Marneffe, 2 shares; Max Delrée, 2 shares; Edouard Van Iseghem, 2 shares; Lambert Larminier, 6 shares; Jules Bascourt-Delhaye, 10 shares; Léon Legrand, 20 shares; Auguste Bevernaege, 80 shares; Charles Alexis, 40 shares; Jules Bevernaege, 10 shares; Ernest Dufaux, 10 shares; Théodore Geominne-Maroy, 20 shares; Paul Van Zantwoorde, 10 shares; Ivan Alexis, 10 shares; Gustave Migou, 10 shares; Victor Dewilde, 6 shares; Etienne Lambeau, 10 shares; Louis Fortamps, 24 shares; Gustave Owal, 6 shares; Georges Fortamps, 40 shares; Georges-Henri-Jean-Gabriel-Aimé-Ghislain Crombez, 50 shares, Ghislain Dochem, 50 shares; Ernest Loumaye, 10 shares; Guillaume Jonet, 10 shares; Henri Thiry, 10 shares; Ernest Martin,115 shares; Edmond Steyaert, 25 shares; Georges Meeus, 20 shares; Arthur Bonmariage, 20 shares; Jacques Huyberechts, 10 shares; Jules Huyberechts, 10 shares; Jules Delfosse, 10 shares; Léon-Hubert-Marie Van Gameren, 70 shares; chevalier Théodore Moreau de Ballaing, 40 shares; Henri Masson, 10 shares; Edouard Mahy, 10 shares; chevalier Simon de Burbure, 10 shares; Emile De Vadder, 50 shares; Georges Neyt, 50 shares; Gédéon Bordiau, 50 shares; Jules Van Dorpe, 50 shares; Edouard Jacqmain, 40 shares; Polydore Richard, 70 shares; Gustave Stevens, 2 shares; Jean-Jacques Grunbaum, 10 shares.
25% of the shares were paid up, i.e. a sum of 37,500 francs was made available to the new company.
As regards the dividend shares, 750 shares were allocated to Mr. Eugène Dalimont as remuneration for his contribution hereafter, the other 750 were distributed as special benefits to the comparator subscribers.
Mr. Eugène Dalimont made a contribution to the company:
First Board of Directors
The number of directors was set at five members:
Messrs. Eugène Dalimont, Auguste Bevernaege, Georges Fortamps, Ernest Martin and Léon-Hubert-Marie Van Gameren.
Dissolution and liquidation
On July 25, 1903, following the loss of more than half of the share capital, the EGM decided to dissolve and liquidate the company (12(15/08/1903)-4121).
The liquidation was closed on July 25, 1908 (12(13/08/1908)-4756).
There were two liquidation distributions, the first on September 1, 1906 of 10 francs and the second on November 7, 1908 of 3.10 francs.