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An Act to Amend Chapter 120, Private Laws of 1893, and 59, Private Laws of 1895.

1897 Private Laws: Chapter 213

Private Laws of the State of North Carolina Passed in 1897 - Pages 430-431.
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The General Assembly of North Carolina do enact:

Section 1. That chapter one hundred and twenty (120) of the private laws of 1893 be amended by striking out in line six (6), section one (1), the words "fifteen hundred," and inserting in lieu thereof the words "two thousand."

Sec. 2. That section one (1) of chapter fifty-nine (59) of the private laws of 1895 is hereby repealed, and the following sections enacted in lieu thereof: "That David Coward, John T. Wike, A. J. Long, Sr., Zebulon V. Watson, D. D. Davis, J. R. Long, J. H. Painter, J. M. Candler and John F. Bryson shall constitute a local board of managers of the Normal Department of the Cullowhee High School. The said school board of managers shall have the general management of said Normal Department, and shall elect the teachers of said Normal Department: Provided, said election of teachers shall be subject to the approval of state board of education.

Sec. 3. That the said board of local managers shall be divided into three classes of three members each by the state board of education. The term of office of the first class shall expire at the end of two years after March 1, 1897. The term of office of second class shall expire at the end of four years after March first, 1897. The term of office of third class shall expire at the end of six years after March 1, 1897; Provided, in case of vacancy by death, resignation or otherwise, the state board of education shall appoint his successor to fill out the unexpired term.

Sec. 4. That the state board of education shall appoint members of said local board of managers, as the terms of office of each class expires, every two years after March 1, 1897.

Sec. 5. That all laws and clauses of laws in conflict with this Act are hereby repealed.

Sec. 6. That this Act shall be in force from and after its ratification.

Ratified the 8th day of March, A.D. 1897.

Daniel L. Russell, Jr., Governor
Charles A. Reynolds, Lt. Governor and President of the Senate
A.F. Hileman, Speaker of the House of Representatives

State of North Carolina,
Office of Secretary of State,
Raleigh, April 28th, 1897.

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

Cyrus Thompson,
Secretary of State.



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