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An Act to Prevent the Sale of Spirituous Liquors Within Two Miles of Western Carolina Male Academy in the County of Cabarrus.

1856-1857 Private Laws: Chapter 148

Private Laws of the State of North Carolina Passed in 1856-57 - Page 174.

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 miles of Western Carolina Male Academy, in the county of Cabarrus, 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 Western Carolina Male Academy, to be applied as the board of directors may direct.

Sec. 2. Be it further enacted, That no license to retail spirituous liquors at the site, or witliin two miles of said academy shall be granted, and if granted shall be void.

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

Ratified the 2nd day of February, 1857.

Thomas Bragg, Jr., Governor
Jesse G. Shepherd, Speaker of the House of Commons
William W. Avery, Speaker of the Senate

North Carolina
Office of Secretary of State, April, 1857.

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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