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An Act to Incorporate Foy's Mathematical and Classical High School Near Stantonsburg.

1869-70 Private Laws: Chapter LXX

Private Laws of the State of North Carolina Passed in 1869-70 - Pages 122-123.

Section 1. The General Assembly of North Carolina do enact, That Dr. C. C. Peacock, Dr. D. G. W. Ward, J. J. Bynum, Alvin Bagby, William Barnes, Jr., Edwin Barnes, Col. W. L. Kennedy, and Joseph H. Foy and their successors, are incorporated a body politic for educational purposes, under the name and style of "Foy's Mathematical and Classical High School," near Stantonsburg, in the county of Wilson, and as such may have all the corporate powers of trustees of like institutions; the said trustees may plead and be impleaded, may sue and be sued.

Sec. 2. They may grant certificates of merits, diplomas, or other evidences of proficiency, in the department of the science, art and modern languages.

Sec. 3. This Act shall be in force from and after its ratification.

Ratified the 24th day of March, A.D., 1870.

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, August 11th, 1870.

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

Henry J. Menninger,
Secretary of State.

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