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An Act to Revive and Renew the Charter and Corporate Privileges of the Trustees of the Bennettsville Academical Society.

February 27, 1872

Acts and Joint Resolutions of the General Assembly of South Carolina 1871-72, Pages 66-67.
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Section 1. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the State of South Carolina, now met and sitting in General Assembly, and by the authority of the same. That Sections 2, 3 and 16 of an Act entitled "An Act to incorporate certain societies and companies, and to renew and amend certain charters heretofore granted," ratified on the eighteenth day of December, in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty-four, be, and the same are hereby, revived and re-enacted, only in so far as to renew the charter and corporate privileges therein conferred upon the Trustees of the Bennettsville Academical Society, to be a body politic and corporate, entitled to all the rights and privileges in said Act granted, not repugnant to the laws of the land; that the said corporation shall have power to purchase, receive and posses any real or personal estate, not exceeding in value, the sum of ten thousand dollars: Provided, That the said Trustees of the Bennettsville Academical Society be subject to an Act to provide for the formation of corporations, so far as the same may be applicable: Provided, further, That nothing herein contained shall exempt them from the provisions of Section 41 of an Act passed December 17, 1841.

Sec. 2 This Act shall be deemed a Public Act, and shall continue in force until amended or repealed.

Alonzo J. Ransier, President of the Senate.
Franklin J. Moses, Jr., Speaker of the House of Representatives.
Robert K. Scott, Governor.

Approved: February 27, 1872

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