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An Act to Prevent the Sale of Spirituous Liquors Within One Mile of Fort Hembree Academy, in Clay County.

1870-71 Private Laws: Chapter LXXIII

Private Laws of the State of North Carolina Passed in 1870-71 - Page 137.

Section 1. The General Assembly of North Carolina do enact, That it shall be unlawful for any person or persons to sell any kind of intoxicating liquors within one mile of what is known as the Fort Hembree Academy, in Clay County.

Sec. 2. That any person or persons violating the provisions of this Act shall, on conviction thereof, be fined not less than ten nor more than one hundred dollars, or imprisoned, at the discretion of the court; Provided, That this Act shall not be so construed as to effect the rights of persons owning property or occupying property within the town of Hayesville.

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

Ratified the 1st day of April, A.D., 1871.

Tod R. Caldwell, Governor
Thomas J. Jarvis, Speaker of the House of Representatives
Edward J. Warren, Lt. Governor and President of the Senate

State of North Carolina,
Office Secretary of State,
Raleigh, May 1st, 1871.

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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