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An Act to Incorporate the Florence Educational Association, of Florence, South Carolina.

February 14, 1873

Acts and Joint Resolutions of the General Assembly of South Carolina 1871-72, Pages 338-339.

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 W. H. Brown, M. Waring, D. W. Haines, James Allen, S. A. Robertson, C. Frank, and such other persons as may now or hereafter shall be associated with them, be, and they are hereby, declared a body politic and Corporate, by the name and style of the Florence Educational Association, of Florence, South Carolina, and by the said name shall have perpetual succession of officers and members, and a common seal, with power to change, alter and make new the same as often as the said corporation may judge expedient.

Sec. 2. That the said corporation shall he capable in law to purchase, have, hold, receive, enjoy, possess and retain to it self, in perpetuity, or for any term of years, any lands, tenements or hereditaments, or other property of what nature soever, not exceeding the sum of twenty thousand dollars, or to sell or alien the same as the said corporation may think fit; and by its said name to sue and be sued, implead and be impleaded, in any Court of law or equity in this State; and to make such rules and by-laws, not repugnant to the laws of the land, as for the order, good government and management thereof may be thought necessary and expedient.

Sec. 3. This Act shall be deemed a Public Act, and continue in force until repealed.

R. Howell Gleaves, President of the Senate.
Samuel J. Lee, Speaker of the House of Representatives.
Franklin J. Moses, Jr., Governor.

Approved: February 14, 1873

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