Beautiful certificate from the Mobile-Beaumont Oil Company. This historic document was printed by the Goes Company and has an ornate border around it with a vignette of an Oil towers. This item has the signatures of the Company's President, Harry T. Inge and Secretary, A. L . Selden and is over 109 years old.
As reported in 1901: The Mobile-Beaumont Oil Company, capital $200,000, has been organized by prominent and wealthy Mobilians with the following officers: President, H. T. Inge: vice-presidents, P. J. Lyons and P. D. Barker; secretary and treasurer, A. L . Selden. The company will bore for oil in several localities in the vicinity of Mobile. History from OldCompany.com (old stock certificate research service).