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An Act to Incorporate Auburn Male and Female Academy, and Auburn Farmers' Alliance, No. 41, of Wake County.

1889 Private Laws: Chapter 206

Private Laws of the State of North Carolina Passed in 1889 - Page 880.

The General Assembly of North Carolina do enact:

Section 1. That Dr. W. I. Busbee, Hardy Pool, E. P. Powell, Moscow Pool, Samuel Watts and Thomas Johns, and their successors, for and on behalf of Auburn Male and Female Academy, together with John S. Johns, president, A. D. Honeycut, vice-president, and Marcellus Rand, secretary, of Auburn Farmers' Alliance, No. 41, of Wake County, and their successors in office, are hereby created a body corporate and politic to act as trustees for said academy and alliance respectively, either separately or conjointly, in such matters as their constitution, rules, by-laws and regulations may direct.

Sec. 2. That said academy and alliance, under their corporate name, may sue and be sued, plead and be impleaded in any court of the State, contract and be contracted with, acquire, hold and dispose of such real and personal property as their interest or convenience may require; and have all such rights and privileges as are incident to such corporation.

Sec. 3. That such corporation shall have power to pass all necessary by-laws and regulations for their own government which may not be inconsistent with the law.

Sec. 4. That said trustees shall not be individually liable for the debts of the aforesaid academy or alliance.

Sec. 5. That it shall be unlawful for any person to sell or give away any spirituous, vinous, malt or other intoxicating liquors at or within two miles of the said academy and alliance hall at Auburn, Wake County.

Sec. 6. That this Act shall be in force from and after its ratification.

Ratified the 11th day of March, A.D. 1889.

Daniel G. Fowle, Governor
Thomas M. Holt, Lt. Governor and President of the Senate
Augustus Leazar, Speaker of the House of Representatives

State of North Carolina,
Office Secretary of State,
Raleigh, June 6, 1889.

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

William L. Saunders,
Secretary of State.

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