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An Act to Incorporate the New Hope Academy, in the County of Chatham.

1854-1855 Private Laws: Chapter 70

Private Laws of the State of North Carolina Passed in 1854-55 - Pages 15-16.

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 E. P. Fearington, Joseph Stone, Joseph Jenkins, John Castleberry, M. D. Williams, Simms Upchurch, Kimbro' Council, Henry Williams, G. J. Williams, George Winn and their successors, be, and the same are hereby incorporated by the name and style of "The New Hope Academy."

Sec. 2. Be it further enacted, That the officers and students of the said academy, are hereby exempt from military duty, and working upon the public roads.

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

Ratified the 14th day of February, 1855.

Thomas Bragg, Jr., Governor
Samuel P. Hill, Speaker of the House of Commons
Warren H. Winslow Speaker of the Senate

North Carolina
Office of Secretary of State, April, 1855.

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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