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An Act to Incorporate Bellevue Academy, in the County of Beaufort.

1860-1861 Private Laws: Chapter 52

Private Laws of the State of North Carolina Passed in 1860-61 - Page 3.

Section 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 Thomas Crawford, Benjamin Patrick, Benj. F. Tupp, Henry Harding and B. F. Harding, and their successors, be constituted a body politic and corporate, in the county of Beaufort, as an institution of learning, by the name and style of the "Bellevue Academy," and that they be invested with all the privileges and rights, and be subject to the rules, regulations and restrictions in the twenty-sixth chapter of the Revised Code, entitled "Corporations," so far as they are applicable to corporations of this nature.

Sec. 2. Be it further enacted, That said company shall have power to hold personal and real estate to an amount not exceeding three thousand dollars, and to open books for subscription.

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

Ratified the 20th day of February, 1861.

John W. Ellis, Governor
William T. Dortch, Speaker of the House of Commons
Henry Toole Clark, Speaker of the Senate

State of North Carolina
Office of Secretary of State, June, 1861.

I, Rufus H. Page, 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.

Rufus H. Page, Secretary of State

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