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An Act to Incorporate the Platonic Literary Society of Rutherford College.

1883 Private Laws: Chapter 70

Private Laws of the State of North Carolina Passed in 1883 - Page 758.

The General Assembly of North Carolina do enact:

Section 1. That J. D. Helms, S. B. Dew, J. D. Pridgeon, F. W. Secrest, M. T. Steel, their associates and successors, be and they are hereby constituted a body politic and corporate under the name and title of "The Platonic Literary Society of Rutherford College," and by that name may have a perpetual succession and a common seal, sue and be sued, plead and be impleaded in any court of record, or before any justice of the peace in this state, may contract and be contracted with, may acquire, hold and dispose of personal and real estate for the benefit of the society, and in general exercise all such rights and privileges as are usually incident to such corporation.

Sec. 2. That said corporation may have power to pass all needful by-laws and regulations for its own government which may not be inconsistent with the constitution and laws of this state or of the United States.

Sec. 3. That this Act shall be in force from and after its ratification.

In the general assembly read three times, and ratified this the 28th day of February, A.D. 1883.

Thomas J. Jarvis, Governor
George M. Rose, Speaker of the House of Representatives
James L. Robinson, Lt. Governor and President of the Senate

State of North Carolina,
Office of Secretary of State,
Raleigh, May 24th, 1883.

I, William L. Saunders, Secretary of State, hereby
certify that the foregoing (manuscript) are true copies of
the original acts and resolutions on file in this office.

William L. Saunders,
Secretary of State.



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