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An Act to Incorporate Saluda Seminary.

1891 Private Laws: Chapter 348

Private Laws of the State of North Carolina Passed in 1891 - Pages 1451-1452.

The General Assembly of North Carolina do enact:

Section 1. That M. E. Kirby, A. F. Beard, F. P. Woodbury, R. E. Hitchcock and H. W. Hubbard, and their associates and successors, are hereby incorporated a body politic and corporate for educational purposes under the name and style of "The Saluda Seminary" in the county of Polk and state of North Carolina, and as such shall have all the rights and powers of like institutions, and may sue and be sued, plead and be impleaded.

Sec. 2. That all vacancies occurring in said board of trustees from whatever cause shall be filled by appointment of the remaining members.

Sec. 3. That the said corporation may purchase and hold such real and personal property as they may deem necessary for the purposes above named, and may convey the same at pleasure.

Sec. 4. That the said Saluda Seminary is hereby empowered to grant such certificates of proficiency and merit as may be deemed advisable.

Sec. 5. That it shall be unlawful for any person to manufacture, sell or give away any spirituous, vinous or malt liquors within one mile of the said Saluda Seminary.

Sec. 6. That any person violating the provisions of this last preceding section of this Act shall be guilty of a misdemeanor, and upon conviction thereof shall be punished by a fine not exceeding fifty dollars or imprisonment not more than thirty days.

Sec. 7. This Act shall be in force from and after its ratification.

Ratified the 9th 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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