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An Act to Incorporate the Beataville Female Seminary in Davidson County.

1862-1863 Public Laws, 2nd Session: Chapter 29

Public Laws of the State of North Carolina Passed in 1862-63, 2nd Session - Pages 36-37.

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 George W. Hage, Jos. Kanet, and Gaither Walser and their successors be constituted a body politic and corporate, in the county of Davidson, as an institution of learning, by the name and style of the "Beataville Seminary," and that they be invested with all the privileges and rights, and be subject to the rules, regulations and restrictions of the 26th 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 corporation have power to hold personal or real estate to any amount not exceeding five 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 28th day of January, 1863.

Zebulon B. Vance, Governor
Richard S. Donnell, Speaker of the House of Commons
Giles Mebane, Speaker of the Senate

State of North Carolina
Office of Secretary of State,
March, 1863.

I, John P. H. Russ, Secretary of State, in and for the
State of North Carolina, do hereby certify that the foregoing
are true copies of the original Acts and Resolutions on
file in this office. Given under my hand, this 20th day of
February, 1863.

John P. H. Russ,
Secretary of State

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