South Carolina - Acts on Education Topics

An Act to Incorporate "Union Academy."

December 14, 1866

The Statutes at Large of South Carolina, Volume XIII, Page 461.

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 James M. Carwile, Wesley A. Black, Christopher Ellis, James B. Kay, J. W. Brooks, John Bryan, Joseph R. Black, Samuel J. Callahan, William L. Young, and Moses L. Ashley, Trustees of "Union Academy," in Abbeville District, and their successors in office, be, and they are hereby, created and constituted a body politic and corporate, by the name and style of "Union Academy," and by the said name shall have perpetual succession of officers and members, may sue and be sued, plead and be impleaded in any of the Courts of law or equity in this State, have and use a common seal, and the same break and alter at will; may hold and enjoy all such property, real and personal, as they now have, or may hereafter in any way acquire; may make all such by-laws, not repugnant to the laws of the land, as they shall deem necessary, and generally exercise and enjoy all the rights, powers and privileges incident to such corporations.

II. That this Act shall continue of force for the term of twenty-one years from the ratification of this Act.

In the Senate House, the fourteenth day of December, in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty-six.

W. D. PORTER, President of the Senate.
C. H. SIMONTON, Speaker of the House of Representatives.

Approved December 15th, 1866: James L. Orr, Governor.

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