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An Act to Authorize the Commissioners of Hillsborough to Sell the Academy Lot in Said Town.

1876-77 Private Laws: Chapter XCIX

Private Laws of the State of North Carolina Passed in 1876-77 - Pages 739-740.

Section 1. The General Assembly of North Carolina do enact, That the commissioners of the town of Hillsborough, be and they are hereby authorized and empowered to sell or lease, at their discretion, the property known as the Hillsboro' Male Academy, and the lot of land attached thereto, and upon the payment of the purchase money to convey the same to the purchaser or purchasers by deed, signed and executed by the commissioners of said town who may be in office at the time of said payment: Provided however, That no sale of the said property shall take place until the proposition of making said sale shall be submitted to the qualified voters of the town of Hillsborough at the election to be held on the first Monday of May next, and approved by a majority of the qualified voters of said town.

Sec. 2. That this Act shall be in force from and after its passage.

Ratified the 12th day of March, 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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