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An Act to Incorporate Mount Pleasant Academy in Wake County, State of North Carolina.

1893 Private Laws: Chapter 290

Private Laws of the State of North Carolina Passed in 1893 - Pages 438-439.

The General Assembly of North Carolina do enact:

Section 1. That G. W. Ray, J. L. Rough, J. R. Ray, W. C. Rogers, J. D. R. Allan and J. D. Broadwell, and their associates and successors, are hereby incorporated a body politic for educational purposes under the name and style of "Trustees of Mount Pleasant Academy " in the county of Wake, state of North Carolina, and as such may have all the powers of the like institutions and may sue and be sued, plead and be impleaded. Said corporation shall have corporate existence for a period of fifty years.

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 the said Mount Pleasant Academy is hereby empowered to grant such certificates of proficiency and merit as may be deemed advisable.

Sec. 4. That this Act shall be in force from and after its ratification.

Ratified the 6th day of March, A.D. 1893.

Elias Carr, Governor
Rufus A. Doughton, Lt. Governor and President of the Senate
Lee S. Overman, Speaker of the House of Representatives

State of North Carolina,
Office Secretary of State,
Raleigh, June 13, 1893.

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

Octavius Coke,
Secretary of State.

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