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An Act to Enable the Trustees of the Newberry Academy to Raise a Certain Sum of Money by Lottery.

December 13, 1817

The Statutes at Large of South Carolina - Volume VI, Page 79

I. Be it enacted by the honorable the Senate and House of Representatives, now met and sitting in General Assembly, and by the authority of the same, That Frederick Nance, Young J. Harrington, James Farnandis, Anderson Crenshaw, John Caldwell, Thomas Pratt, Ezekiah Eastland, William Caldwell, and John B. O'Neall, trustees of the Newberry Academy, or their successors in office, be, and they are hereby, authorized and empowered to raise a sum of money by lottery or lotteries, the net proceeds of which shall not exceed the sum of five thousand dollars. And the said trustees, or their successor's in office, are hereby, appointed managers of the said lottery or lotteries, to be drawn as aforesaid.

In the Senate House, the thirteenth day of December, in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventeen, and in the forty-second year of the Independence of the United States of America.

JAMES R. PRINGLE, President of the Senate.
THOS. BENNETT, Speaker of the House of Representatives.

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