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An Act to Incorporate Cedar Rock Academy.

1895 Private Laws: Chapter 73

Private Laws of the State of North Carolina Passed in 1895 - Page 89.

The General Assembly of North Carolina do enact:

Section 1. That J. A. Coppedge, R. R. Boone, W. G. Collins, J. W. Sledge and W. A. Parish, their associates and successors, are hereby created a body politic and corporate under the [name] and style of the "Cedar Rock Academy Company," and in that name may sue and be sued, plead and be impleaded, contract and be contracted with, purchase and hold in their corporate name and capacity such real and personal property as may be necessary and suitable for maintaining a school of high grade for boys and girls at "The Cedar Rock Academy," or elsewhere in Franklin County that they may desire, with power to borrow money on the said property and convey the same by mortgage or deed absolutely as may seem best and most expedient by the above-named company, also with power to make all needful rules and regulations and by-laws for their own government and for the government of said school.

Sec. 2. That said "Cedar Rock Academy Company " may at their option increase their number by choosing others, not to exceed fifteen, and may likewise fill all vacancies occurring therein and may have all the corporate powers of trustees of like associations and institutions.

Sec. 3. This Act shall be in force from and after its ratification.

Ratified the 2d day of March, 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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