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An Act to Incorporate the Ebenezer Library Society, in the County of Randolph.

1826-1827 - Chapter XXXIX

Acts Passed by the General Assembly of the State of North Carolina 1826 - Page 29.

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 the members of a society lately established in the county of Randolph, for the purpose of promoting religion and aiding the progress of learning and science, be, and they are hereby incorporated into a body politic and corporate, by the name and style of "The Ebenezer Library Society," and by that name, may sue and be sued, plead and be impleaded, have succession and a common estate in such books, pamphlets and papers, or other property as they may acquire, either by purchase, donation, or otherwise.

II. And be it further enacted, That the members of said society, and their successors, shall have full power and authority to make all such rules, regulations and bye-laws, for the management and safe-keeping of the books and other property of said society, as they may from time to time think expedient, not inconsistent with the Constitution and laws of this State, or of the United States.

Read three times and ratified in General Assembly,
this 12th day of February, A.D.1827.

Hutchins G. Burton, Governor
James Iredell, Jr., Speaker of the House of Commons
Bartlett Yancey, Speaker of the Senate

A true copy - William Hill, Secretary

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