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An Act Concerning the Cambridge Association.

December 20, 1832

The Statutes at Large of South Carolina - Volume VI, Page 460 - Points to:
The Statutes at Large of South Carolina - Volume VIII - Pages 374-375.

WHEREAS, the surviving members of the said association have, by their petition to the Legislature, set forth that the school established by the same has ceased to exist, and the real estate belonging thereto much depredated in value, and the members reduced, by death and removals, to a few persons; and whereas, by reason thereof, the purposes of the said association are frustrated; and whereas, the said surviving members have solicited authority to sell the said real estate, and to collect and receive any debts which may be due to the said association, and that the monies arising therefrom may be appropriated and transferred to the endowment and eslablishment of a school at Greenwood, in Abbeville District.

I. Be it therefore enacted , by the Senate and House of Representatives, That the said surviving members, or a majority of them, be, and they are hereby, authorized and empowered to sell and convey all the real estate and other property of every description, belonging to the said association, either at public or private sale, and on such terms and credits as they may deem proper; and, also, to collect and receive all debts due the same.

II. Be it further enacted, That the said surviving members are further authorized and empowered to appropriate and transfer the monies arising from the said sales or debts, to the endowment and establishment of a school at Greenwood, aforesaid.

In the Senate House, the twentieth day of December, in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and thirty-two, and in the fifty-seventh year of the Independence of the United States of America.

H. DEAS, President of the Senate.
H. L. PINCKNEY, Speaker of the House of Representatives.

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