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An Act to Amend an Act Entitled "An Act to Incorporate the Trustees of the North Carolina College, Ratified Twenty-First Day of January, Eighteen Hundred and Fifty-Nine."

1868-1869 Private Laws: Chapter CXIII

Private Laws of the State of North Carolina Passed in 1868-69 - Pages 159-160.
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Section 1. The General Assembly of North Carolina do enact, That section three of an Act to incorporate the Trustees of North Carolina College, ratified the twenty-first of January, eighteen hundred and fifty-nine, be stricken out and the following is substituted therefor:

"That it shall not be lawful for any person or persons to set up or continue any gaming or billiard table, or any devise whatever, for playing at any game of chance or hazard, or to exhibit any slight of hand, theatrical or equestrian performance, dramatic recitation, rope or wiredancing, or other itinerant, natural or artificial curiosities, nor shall it be lawful for any person to sell any wines, spirituous or malt liquors to any person within three miles of said North Carolina College, except for medical purposes, nor give and convey to the students of said College any intoxicating liquors without the special permission in writing of the Faculty of said College, and any person or persons violating any of the provisions of this Act shall be considered guilty of a misdemeanor and be prosecuted in any Court having cognizance thereof, and moreover, subject to a penalty of fifty dollars, to be recovered on a warrant before any Justice of the Peace, one-half to the person warranting for the same, and the other to the use of said College."

Sec. 2. This section to be in force from and after its ratification.

Ratified the 12th day of April, A.D., 1869.

William W. Holden, Governor
Joseph W. Holden, Speaker of the House of Representatives
Tod R. Caldwell, Lt. Governor and President of the Senate

State of North Carolina
Office of Secretary of State,
Raleigh, September 1st, 1869.

I, Henry J. Menninger, Secretary of State, hereby
certify that the foregoing are true copies of the original
acts and resolutions on file in this office.

Henry J. Menninger,
Secretary of State.

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