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An Act to Prohibit the Sale of Intoxicating Liquors in Certain Localities in the County of Madison.

1883 Public Laws: Chapter 280

Public Laws of the State of North Carolina Passed in 1883 - Page 443.

The General Assembly of North Carolina do enact:

Section 1. That it shall be unlawful for any person or persons to sell or give away any intoxicating liquors within two miles of the following places: Caney Fork Church on Little Pine Creek. Brush Creek School House, Bryant School House, Roberts' Mill on Walnut Creek, Gudger's Mill on Sandy Mush Creek, and Jewell Hill Church.

Sec. 2. Any person or persons violating the provisions of this Act shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor, and upon conviction of the same be fined and punished at the discretion of the court.

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 8th day of March, 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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