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An Act to Appoint Trustees for the Lumberton Academy.

1819 - Chapter LII

The Laws of the State of North Carolina 1819 - Page 51.

BE it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of North Carolina, and it is hereby enacted by the authority of the same, That Charles Moore, Jacob Blount and Neil Brice, Esquires, be, and they are hereby appointed a body corporate to be known by the name of the Trustees of the Lumberton Academy; and are hereby vested with all the powers and authorities that Trustees of other seminaries of learning within this State possess.

II. And be it further enacted, That in case from removal or other cause, a vacancy shall occur, it shall be the duty of the remaining two to appoint some other person to fill said vacancy, who shall have as full power and authority as those appointed by this Act.

III. Be it further enacted, That the said Trustees are hereby authorized to raise by way of lottery at any time within two years, a sum not exceeding five hundred dollars for the completing and finishing of said Academy.

IV. And be it further enacted, That all former Acts relative to said Academy are hereby repealed.

Approved: November 20, 1819

John Branch, Governor
Bartlett Yancey, Speaker of the Senate
Romulus M. Saunders, Speaker of the House of Commons



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