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An Act Amendatory to the Act of One Thousand Eight Hundred and Thirty-One, Entitled, "An Act to Authorize the Governor to Grant Certain Lands to the Trustees of Franklin Academy, in the County of Macon."

1832-1833 - Chapter LVII

Acts Passed by the General Assembly of the State of North Carolina 1832-1833 - Page 51.
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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 Thomas Love, Senior, George Penland, Jesse R. Siler, John Hail and James Whitaker, be, and they are hereby declared to be a body politic and corporate, to be known by the name of the "Trustees of the Franklin Academy," and by that name shall have perpetual succession and a common seal, and shall be able and capable in law, to sue and be sued, plead and be impleaded, to hold all moneys, lands and tenements whith now belong to said academy, or which may hereafter be acquired, by purchase, gift or otherwise, to them and their successors; and to sell, lease, or otherwise dispose of, for the use of said academy, and also to fill all vacancies which may happen among the trustees by death, resignation or otherwise; and to enjoy all such rights, powers and privileges as are usually exercised and enjoyed by trustees of any incorporated academy within this State.

II. And be it further enacted, That any three of said trustees may constitute a quorum for the transaction of business.

Read three times and ratified in General Assembly,
this the 9th day of January, A.D.1833.

David L. Swain, Governor
Louis D. Henry, Speaker of the House of Commons
William D. Moseley, Speaker of the Senate

A true copy. William Hill, Secretary

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