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An Act to Prohibit the Sale of Intoxicating Liquors Within Two Miles of Waynesville Academy, in the County of Haywood.

1876-77 Public Laws: Chapter LXXX

Public Laws of the State of North Carolina Passed in 1876-77 - Page 129.

Section 1. The General Assembly of North Carolina do enact, That it shall be unlawful for any person or persons to sell any intoxicating liquors of any sort, including what is commonly known as Bitters, (directly or indirectly to include any composition for the same), within two miles of Waynesville Academy, in the county of Haywood, and any person so offending, shall be guilty of a misdemeanor, and, upon conviction thereof, shall be punished by a fine or imprisonment, at the discretion of the court.

Sec. 2. This Act shall be in force from and after its ratification.

Ratified the 7th day of February, A.D. 1877.

Zebulon B. Vance, Governor
Charles Price, Speaker of the House of Representatives
Thomas J. Jarvis, Lt. Governor and President of the Senate

State of North Carolina,
Office Secretary of State,
Raleigh, April 25th, 1877.

I, Joseph A. Engelhard, Secretary of State, hereby
certify that the foregoing are true copies of the original
acts and resolutions on file in this office.

Joseph A. Engelhard,
Secretary of State.

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