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An Act to Establish Lumberton Academy, in Robeson County, and to Incorporate the Trustees Thereof.

1848-1849 - Private Acts - Chapter CXIII

Laws of the State of North Carolina Passed in 1848-1849 - Pages 254-255.

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 Dr. Richard C. Rhodes, Dr. Edmund McQueen, Robert S. French, Robert E. Troy, Thomas A. Norment, and Edward Lewis, be, and they are hereby constituted a body politic and corporate, by the name and style of the "Trustees of Lumberton Academy," 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 powers and privileges as are usually exercised end enjoyed by trustees of any incorporated academy in the State.

Sec. 2. And be it further enacted, That any three of the said trustees may constitute a quorum for the transaction of business; and that on the death, refusal to act or removal out the State of any of the trustees, the remaining trustees, or a quorum of them, shall have power to fill the vacancy thereby occasioned.

Sec. 3. Be it further enacted, That the provisions of this Act shall cease to have effect; from and after thirty years, from and after the passage of this Act.

Ratified 29th 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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