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An Act to Incorporate the Asheborough Male Academy, in the County of Randolph.

1842-1843 - Private Acts - Chapter I

Laws of the State of North Carolina Passed in 1842-1843 - Pages 121-122.

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 Alfred H. Marsh, Hugh McCain, Jonathan Worth, William A. Hamlin, J. M. A. Drake and John D. Clancey be, and they are hereby declared a body politic and corporate, to be known and distinguished by the name and style of the "Trustees of the Asheborough Male Academy;" and by that name shall have perpetual succession and a common seal, and shall be able and capable in Law of holding lands, tenements and chattels, sufficient for the uses and purposes of said school, and of suing and being sued, pleading and being impleaded.

Sec. 2. Be it further enacted, That the said Corporation shall have power to make such rules, regulations and by laws, not inconsistent with the constitution of the United States or of this State, as may be necessary for the good government of said school, and the management of the property and funds of the same; and also to fill all vacancies in said Board of Trustees as may be occasioned by death, resignation or otherwise, and to appoint such officers for the management of said school as they may deem necessary.

Ratified the 25th day of January, 1843.

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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