North Carolina - Acts on Education Topics

An Act to Incorporate Franklin Academy, in the County of Duplin.

1842-1843 - Private Acts - Chapter III

Laws of the State of North Carolina Passed in 1842-1843 - Pages 123-124.

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 John Carr, Benjamin Oliver, Joshua Loftin, William B. Hurst, Jesse Swinson, Albert R. Hicks, Elisha Herring, and James G. Dickson, be, and they are hereby incorporated by the name and style of the "Trustees of Franklin Academy;" and by that name shall have succession and a common seal; sue and be sued; plead and be impleaded; acquire by purchase, gift or otherwise, to them and their successors, estate real and personal for the use of the Academy; and to make all such bye-laws, rules and regulations, necessary for the good government of said Institution, not inconsistent with the constitution and laws of this State. And in case of a vacancy by death, resignation or otherwise, of said Trustees, the remainder or a majority of them may appoint successors to the same, who shall have the same powers and authorities as the Trustees constituted by the provisions of this Act.

Ratified the 3rd day of December, 1842.

John M. Morehead, Governor
Calvin Graves, Speaker of the House of Commons
Louis D. Wilson, Speaker of the Senate

Secretary of State's Office, April, 1843

I, William Hill, Secretary of State in and for the State of North Carolina,
do hereby certify that the Acts and Resolutions contained in this Pamphlet
are true copies of the original Acts and Resolutions passed by the General
Assembly of this State, at its late session.

William Hill, Secretary of State

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