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An Act to Vest in the Trustees of the Newberry Academy the Escheated Property in the District of Newberry.

December 19, 1828

The Statutes at Large of South Carolina - Volume VI, Pages 360-361.

I. Be it enacted, by the Senate and House of Representatives, now met and sitting in General Assembly, and by the authority of the same, That from and after the passing of this Act, that all the property, either real or personal, which now is, or may hereafter be, escheated to the State, in the district of Newberry, be, and the same is hereby, vested in the trustees of the Newberry Academy, and their successors in office, for the use of the said Academy.

II. And be it further enacted by the authority aforesaid, That nothing contained in this Act shall be construed to prevent the State from remitting or releasing escheats in the said district.

III. And be it further enacted by the authority aforesaid, That the rights granted by this Act shall cease and determine so soon as the said corporation shall have received the sum of ten thousand dollars.

In the Senate House, the nineteenth day of December, in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and twenty-eight, and in the fifty-third year of the Independence of the United States of America.

H. DEAS, President of the Senate.
WM. HARPER, Speaker of the House of Representatives.

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