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An Act to Incorporate the Leaksville Male Academy, in the County of Rockihgham, and to Appoint the Trustees Thereof.

1865-1866 Private Laws, 2nd Session: Chapter 47

Private Laws of the State of North Carolina Passed in 1865-66, 2nd Session - Pages 123-124.

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 Edward T. Brodnax, James C. Martin, Alexander M___, Daniel E. Field, Samuel Smith, Pryor Reynolds, John R. Winston, and A. P. Johns, Jr., be, and they are hereby incorporated by the name and style of "The Trustees of the Leaksville Male Academy," and by that name shall be able and capable in law, to sue and be sued, plead and be impleaded, acquire by purchase, gift or otherwise to them and their successors, real and personal estate for the use of the academy, and enjoy all other powers, privileges and immunities belonging to bodies corporate of the like nature.

Sec. 2. Be it further enacted, That in case of any vacancy occurring by death, resignation or otherwise of said trustees, the remainder or a majority of them, may appoint successors to the same, who shall have the same powers and authorities as the trustees constituted by this Act.

Sec. 3. And be it further enacted, That this Act shall be in force, to take effect from and after its ratification, and shall continue in force for a period of thirty years.

Ratified the 24th day of February, 1866.

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,
March 20th, 1866.

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 20th day of
March, 1866.

Robert W. Best,
Secretary of State

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