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An Act to Make an Appropriation for the Oxford Orphan Asylum.

1885 Public Laws: Chapter 272

Public Laws of the State of North Carolina Passed in 1885 - Page 515.

The General Assembly of North Carolina do enact:

Section 1. That the Treasurer be and he is hereby directed to pay to the board of directors of the Oxford Orphan Asylum, out of any money in the treasury not otherwise appropriated, the sum of ten thousand dollars annually, payable quarterly.

Sec. 2. That the board of directors of the Oxford Orphan Asylum are hereby required to make a detailed account of the operations of each year, stating fully all receipts and expenditures to the Governor of the State, which report shall be transmitted by the Governor to the General Assembly at each session.

Sec. 3. That all resolutions making appropriations by the State for the Oxford Orphan Asylum be and the same are hereby repealed, and that this Act shall be in force from and after its ratification.

In the General Assembly read three times, and ratified this the 9th 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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