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An Act to Amend an Act, Entitled "An Act to Establish an Academy in the Town of Wilmington."

1810 - Chapter LXXI

The Laws of North Carolina of 1810 - Page 34

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of North Carolina, and it it hereby enacted by the authority of the same, That the individuals, subscribers to the Wilmington Academy, shall be, and they are hereby declared to be authorized and empowered, at any meeting which shall be called by the President of the trustees of said Academy, after the first day of January next, to elect out of their own body ten persons as trustees to said Academy, in addition to those already appointed; and the persons so elected shall form part of the body corporate created by the above recited Act, and shall possess all the power and authority possessed by the trustees appointed by name in said Act. Provided nevertheless, that any five trustees shall be considered and held competent to form a board for the transaction of business relative to said Academy, or to make rules and regulations for the government thereof: Provided also, that in the event of the absence of the President at any meeting, the members attending the same may elect one of their body to act as President pro tempore, and during such absence.

Read three times and ratified in General Assembly,
of North Carolina, December 21st, 1810
William White, Secretary

Joseph Riddick, S.S.
William Hawkins, S.H.C.

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