North Carolina - Acts on Education Topics

An Act to Prevent the Sale of Spirituous Liquors Within a Certain Distance of the Carolina Female College, in the County of Anson.

1850-1851 - Private Acts - Chapter CCLV

Laws of the State of North Carolina Passed in 1850-1851 - Pages 626-627.

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 all persons are hereby prohibited from selling spirituous liquors within two and a half miles of the Carolina Female College, in the county of Anson, on pain of forfeiting the sum of twenty dollars for each and every violation of this Act, recoverable by warrant before any justice of the peace having jurisdiction thereof, one half to the use of the person suing for the same, the other half to the use of the college to be applied as the trustess thereof may direct.

Sec. 2. Be it further enacted, That no licence to retail spirituous liquors at the site, or within two and a half miles of said college shall be granted, and if granted, shall be void.

Sec. 3. B it further enacted, That this Act shall be in force from and after its ratification.

Ratified 28th 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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