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An Act to Incorporate the Durham Academy in the County of Orange.

1865-1866 Private Laws: Chapter 1

Private Laws of the State of North Carolina Passed in 1865-66 - Page 13.

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 M. A. Angier, Solomon Shepherd, Z. J. Lyon, John B. Green, and Robert F. Morris, with their successors, be and they are hereby incorporated by the name and style of "The Durham Academy," and by that name may have power to sue and be sued, purchase and hold lands and do all other acts necessary and proper for the education of youth; subject, nevertheless, to the regulations and restrictions in the twenty-sixth chapter of the Revised Code, so far as they are applicable to corporations of this nature.

Sec. 2. Be it further enacted, That this Act shall be in force from and after its ratification.

Ratified the 16th day of December, 1865.

Jonathan Worth, Governor
Samuel F. Phillips, Speaker of the House of Commons
Thomas Settle, Jr., Speaker of the Senate

State of North Carolina
Office of Secretary of State,
December 23rd, 1865.

I, Robert W. Best, 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 23rd day of
November, 1865.

Robert W. Best,
Secretary of State

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