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An Act to Incorporate the Southern Conservatory of Music in the Town and County of Durham.

1899 Private Laws: Chapter 8

Private Laws of the State of North Carolina Passed in 1899 - Page 13.

The General Assembly of North Carolina Do Enact:

Section 1. That Gilmore Ward Bryant, J. H. Southgate and T. C. Williams, Jr., their associates and their successors, be and they are hereby constituted a body politic and corporate by the name of the "Southern Conservatory of Music," for the musical training and instruction of students in all departments of the science, with all the powers, rights and privileges conferred on corporations by chapter sixteen, volume one of The Code.

Sec. 2. That they are authorized and empowered in their corporate name to purchase and hold such real estate as they may deem necessary for the purposes above-named, and may convey the same at pleasure.

Sec. 3. That under this Act of incorporation power shall be conferred upon said Southern Conservatory of Music to grant diplomas and issue such other certificates of merit as they may deem advisable.

Sec. 4. That this Act shall be in force from and after its ratification.

Ratified the 24th day of January, A.D. 1899.

Daniel L. Russell, Jr., Governor
Charles A. Reynolds, Lt. Governor and President of the Senate
Henry Groves Connor, Speaker of the House of Representatives

State of North Carolina,
Office of Secretary of State,
Raleigh, April 28th, 1899.

I, Cyrus Thompson, Secretary of State, hereby certify that the
foregoing (manuscript) are true copies of the original acts and reso-
lutions on file in this office.

Cyrus Thompson,
Secretary of State.



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