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An Act to Incorporate the American Union Literary Club, of Gadsden, Richland County, South Carolina

March 13, 1872

Acts and Joint Resolutions of the General Assembly of South Carolina 1871-72, Page 265.

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 Aesop Goodson, John T. Gilmore, Peter Shiver, Robert Campbell, James Scott, Jeff Tucker, Ellison T. Weston, Harkles Scott, Moses Scott, Stepheney Scott, Alick Marshall, Kitt Mills, together with other persons who now are, or hereafter may be, associated with them, be, and they are hereby, declared a body corporate, under the name and style of the American Union Literary Club, of Gadsden, Richland County, South Carolina, and shall have succession of oflicers, and shall have a common seal.

Sec. 2. That the said corporation shall have power to purchase, receive and hold any real or personal estate, not exceeding in value the sum of ten thousand dollars, and to sell, convey and dispose of the same; and, by its corporate name, to sue and be sued in any Court of this State; and to make such rules and by-laws, not repugnant to the laws of the land, as may be considered necessary and expedient.

Sec. 5. That this Act shall be deemed and taken to be a Public Act, and shall continue in force until repealed.

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

Approved: March 13, 1872

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