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An Act to Prohibit the Sale of Spirituous Liquors.

1891 Public Laws: Chapter 558

Public Laws of the State of North Carolina Passed in 1891 - Page 613.

The General Assembly of North Carolina do enact:

Section 1. That it shall be unlawful for any person to sell or otherwise dispose of any spirituous liquors within two miles of Zion School House in Madison County.

Sec. 2. That any person violating the provisions of this Act shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor, and upon conviction shall be fined or imprisoned or both in the discretion of the court.

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

Ratified the 9th day of March, A.D. 1891.

Daniel G. Fowle, Governor
Thomas M. Holt, Lt. Governor and President of the Senate
Rufus A. Doughton, Speaker of the House of Representatives

State of North Carolina,
Office Secretary of State,
Raleigh, June 13, 1891.

I, Octavius Coke, Secretary of State, hereby certify that the fore-
going are true copies of the original acts and resolutions on file in
this office.

Octavius Coke,
Secretary of State.

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