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An Act to Incorporate the Northampton Female Seminary.

1833-1834 - Chapter XLVI

Acts Passed by the General Assembly of the State of North Carolina 1833-1834 - 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 Richard H. Weaver, William B. Lockhart, Etheldred J. Peoples, Isaac Hall, Samuel B. Spruill, Shirley Tisdale and Willie Langford, be, and they are hereby constituted a body corporate and politic by the name and style of the "Trustees of the Northampton Female Seminary;" 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 by the authority aforesaid, That any three of the said trustees may constitute a quorum for the transaction of business; and that on the death, refusal to act, resignation or removal out of the State of any of the trustees, the remaining trustees shall have power to fill the vacancy thereby occasioned.

Read three times and ratified in General Assembly,
this13th day of January, 1834.

David L. Swain, Governor
William J. Alexander, Speaker of the House of Commons
William D. Moseley, Speaker of the Senate

A true copy, William Hill, Secretary

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