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An Act to Incorporate the Statesville Male Academy, in the County of Iredell.

1848-1849 - Private Acts - Chapter CIX

Laws of the State of North Carolina Passed in 1848-1849 - Page 250.

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 Theophilus Falls, Thomas A. Allison, Dr. John Allison, Dr. James M. Moore, Joseph W, Stockton, Thomas A. McRorie, Joseph P. Caldwell, Abner House, and Samuel R. Bell, and their successors, be, and they are hereby declared a body politic and corporate, to be known and designated by the name and style of "The Trustees of the Statesville Male Academy," and by that name shall have succession and a common seal; and shall be able and capable in law to receive, have, hold and possess, all lands and tenements according to the will of the donor or donors thereof; they shall be able and have power to sue and be sued, plead and be impleaded, in any court of law or equity in this State; shall pass all needful rules and regulations for the government and preservation of order and good morals in said institution; and shall in general have and exercise all the powers and privileges usually granted to institutions of a similar nature.

Sec. 2. Be it further enacted, That any four of the trustees may constitute a quorum for the transaction of business; and that on the removal, death, or refusal to act of any of the trustees afojesaid; the remaining trustees shall have power to fill such vacancy as is occasioned thereby.

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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