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An Act to Amend the Charter of the Judson Female College Located at Hendersonville.

1868-1869 Private Laws: Chapter XXXVII

Private Laws of the State of North Carolina Passed in 1868-69 - Pages 45-46.
Click Here to view the original February 11, 1861 Act, as amended below.

Section 1. The General Assembly of North Carolina do enact, That the fifth section of the charter of the Judson Female College be amended to read as follows: The Western North Carolina Baptist Convention, or its Board of Managers, shall have power to fill all vacancies, to increase the number of Trustees, or to remove any Trustee on account of immoral conduct, incompetency or neglect of duty.

Sec 2. That the following section be added to said charter to take the place of section sixth:

Sec. 3. That it shall not be lawful for any person or persons to erect, keep or maintain at Judson Female College, located near the Town of Hendersonville, North Carolina, or within one-half mile of said College, any tipling house or establishment whatsoever for the management, manufacture, sale or use of spirituous liquors or any other intoxicating drinks. That any person or persons violating section sixth shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor and upon conviction thereof shall be fined at the discretion of the Court, not to exceed fifty dollars for each offense, provided each day shall constitute a separate offense: Provided, The said amendment shall not interfere with any chartered right of the Town of Hendersonville.

Ratified the 17th day of February, A.D., 1869.

William W. Holden, Governor
Joseph W. Holden, Speaker of the House of Representatives
Tod R. Caldwell, Lt. Governor and President of the Senate

State of North Carolina
Office of Secretary of State,
Raleigh, September 1st, 1869.

I, Henry J. Menninger, Secretary of State, hereby
certify that the foregoing are true copies of the original
acts and resolutions on file in this office.

Henry J. Menninger,
Secretary of State.

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