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An Act to Establish a Normal School at Boone in the County of Watauga.

1885 Public Laws: Chapter 229

Public Laws of the State of North Carolina Passed in 1885 - Page 436.

The General Assembly of North Carolina do enact:

Section 1. That it shall be the duty of the State Board of Education to establish a normal school at Boone in the county of Watauga, for the teaching and training of teachers of the white race to teach in the common schools of the State.

Sec. 2. That a sufficient sum is hereby appropriated out of the University Normal School fund for the payment of instructors in said school, which sum shall not exceed five hundred dollars per annum.

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

In the General Assembly read three times, and ratified this the 5th day of March, A.D. 1885.

Alfred M. Scales, Governor
Charles M. Stedman, Lt. Governor and President of the Senate
Thomas M. Holt, Speaker of the House of Representatives

State of North Carolina,
Office of Secretary of State,
Raleigh, May 18th, 1885.

I, William L. Saunders, Secretary of State, hereby certify
that the foregoing (manuscript) are true copies of the
original acts and resolutions on file in this office.

William L. Saunders,
Secretary of State.

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