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An Act to Allow the Trustees of Why Not Academy, in Randolph County, to Make a Title to Said Academy Lot.

1895 Private Laws: Chapter 20

Private Laws of the State of North Carolina Passed in 1895 - Page 30.

Whereas, Why Not Academy was deeded to five trustees, to-wit: J. N. Spencer, M. A. Cogle, T. W. Lawrence, J. F. Chisholm and E. E. McNeill; and whereas said trustees have sold said property, "Why Not Academy," to J. P. Burroughs for the purpose of carrying on a high school in said academy; therefore,

The General Assembly of North Carolina do enact:

Section 1. That J. H. Spencer, M. A. Cogle, T. W. Lawrence, J. F. Chisholm and E, E. McNeill, trustees of said academy, be allowed to make title to the same to said J. P. Burroughs.

Sec. 2. That this Act shall be in force from and after its ratification.

Ratified the 13th day of February, A.D. 1895.

Elias Carr, Governor
Rufus A. Doughton, Lt. Governor and President of the Senate
Zebulon Vance Walser, Speaker of the House of Representatives

State of North Carolina,
Office of Secretary of State,
Raleigh, May 23rd, 1895.

I, Octavius Coke, Secretary of State, hereby certify that the
foregoing (manuscript) are true copies of the original acts and
resolutions on file in this office.

Octavius Coke,
Secretary of State.

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