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An Act to Incorporate the Cedar Grove Academy, in the County of Orange.

1850-1851 - Private Acts - Chapter CXCVIII

Laws of the State of North Carolina Passed in 1850-1851 - Page 531.

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 John A. Allison, Catlett Tinnen, David Tinnen, William A. Allison, and Thomas Hughes be, and they are hereby declared a body politic and corporate, to be known and distingushed by the name of "The Trustees of the Cedar Grove 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 of the donor or donors.

Sec. 2. Be it further enacted, That the said Trustees shall have power to appoint all Tutors in said Academy, to fix the rate 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 laws of this State and the United States; and to do and perform all such acts as are incident to and are 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 27th January, 1851.

David S. Reid, Governor
James C. Dobbin, Speaker of the House of Commons
Weldon N. Edwards, Speaker of the Senate

Office of the Secretary of State, April, 1851.

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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