North Carolina - Acts on Education Topics

An Act to Establish Cool Spring Academy, in the County of Robeson, and to Appoint the Trustees Thereof.

1831-1832 - Chapter CXI

Acts Passed by the General Assembly of the State of North Carolina 1831-1832 - Pages 95-96.

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 William McNeill, Neill McNeill, Archibald Baker, Gilbert Sellers and Samuel Watson, of Robeson County, be, and they are hereby constituted a body politic and corporate, by the name and style of "The Trustees of Cool Spring Academy," and by that name may sue and be sued, plead and be impleaded; shall have perpetual succession and a common seal; and in general, shall have, exercise and enjoy all such rights, powers and privileges as are usually exercised and enjoyed by the trustees of any incorporated academy in this State.

II. And be it further enacted, That any three of the said trustees may constitute a quorum for the transaction of business; and that on the death, refusal to act, or removal out of the State of any of the trustees, the remaining trustees shall have the power to fill the vacancy or vacancies occasioned thereby.

Read three times and ratified in General Assembly,
this 14th day of January, A.D.1832.

Montfort Stokes, Governor
Charles Fisher, Speaker of the House of Commons
David F. Caldwell, Speaker of the Senate

A true copy - William Hill, Secretary

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