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An Act to Incorporate Mocksville Academy, Davie County, North Carolina.

1891 Private Laws: Chapter 227

Private Laws of the State of North Carolina Passed in 1891 - Page 1116.

The General Assembly of North Carolina do enact:

Section 1. That E. E. Hunt, John H. Clement, E. H. Pass, J. A. Kelly, A. M. Nail, W. B. Clement, D. C. Wilson, and their successors in office, are hereby created a body corporate and politic for educational purposes under the name and style of "The Mocksville Academy," in the county of Davie, North Carolina, and as such may have all the powers, rights and privileges of like institutions, and may sue and be sued, plead and be impleaded.

Sec. 2. That said corporation may purchase and hold such property, real and personal, as they may deem necessary for the purposes above named and may convey the same at pleasure.

Sec. 3. That such corporation shall have power to pass all necessary by-laws and regulations for its 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.

Sec. 5. That this Act shall be in force from and after its ratification.

Ratified the 5th day of March, A.D. 1891.

Daniel G. Fowle, Governor
Thomas M. Holt, Lt. Governor and President of the Senate
Rufus A. Doughton, Speaker of the House of Representatives

State of North Carolina,
Office Secretary of State,
Raleigh, June 13, 1891.

I, Octavius Coke, Secretary of State, hereby certify that the fore-
going are true copies of the original acts and resolutions on file in
this office.

Octavius Coke,
Secretary of State.

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