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An Act to Incorporate the Trustees of Snow Creek Male Academy, in the County of Iredell.

1848-1849 - Private Acts - Chapter CVII

Laws of the State of North Carolina Passed in 1848-1849 - Page 248.

Sec. 1. 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 Alexander R. Lawrence, Asa S. Johnson, John S. Patterson, James S. Blackwell and Baker E. Holland, be, and they are hereby declared, a body politic and corporate, to be known and distinguished by the name of the "Trustees of the Snow Creek Male Academy," and by that name shall have succession and a common seal; and shall be invested with power and authority to sue and be sued, plead and be impleaded, in any court of law in this State; and to hold such lands and tenements, goods, chattels and moneys, as may be required for the use of said academy according to the will ot the donor or donors thereof.

Sec. 2. Be it further enacted, That the said trustees shall have power to appoint all tutors in said academy; to fix the rates of tuition; to fill vacancies in their body, occasioned, by death, removal, or resignation; to establish such laws and regulations for the government of said academy as may be necessary for the preservation of order and good morals, and not inconsistent with the Constitution of the United States or this State; and to do and perform all such acts as are incident to, and as usually exercised by, bodies politic for the accomplishment of the object contemplated.

Sec. 3. Be it further enacted, That three of said trustees shall always constitute a quorum to do any business connected with said academy.

Ratified 16th day of January, 1849.

Charles Manly, Governor
Robert B. Gilliam, Speaker of the House of Commons
Calvin Graves, Speaker of the Senate

Office of the Secretary of State, April 1849.

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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