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An Act to Provide a Local Board of Managers of the State Colored Normal School at Fayetteville.

1899 Public Laws: Chapter 398

Public Laws and Resolutions of the State of North Carolina Passed in 1899 - Pages 548-549.

The General Assembly of North Carolina do enact:

Section 1. That James D. McNeill, Dr. W. C. McDuffie, H. W. Lilly, H. R. Home and H. L. Cook be and they are hereby appointed the local board of managers of the State Colored Normal School at Fayetteviile, whose term of office shall begin on April twenty-fifth, eighteen hundred and ninety-nine, and continue for two years thereafter and until their successors are appointed.

Sec. 2. Said local board of managers shall have entire supervision and control of the funds and property of said State Colored Normal School at Fayetteville; shall be the sole judges of the fitness and character of the superintendent and teachers therein, who shall be employed only with the consent of a majority of said board, and for good cause may dismiss the superintendent or any teacher and employ another person to fill the same place; may fix the number and salaries of the teachers in said school and the salary of the superintendent; adopt rules for the government of the superintendent, teachers and pupils, and generally shall do all things necessary to the proper maintenance of said school.

Sec. 3. In case of the resignation or death of any member of said board the remaining members shall fill the vacancy.

Sec. 4. All laws and parts of laws in conflict with this Act are hereby repealed.

Sec. 5. This Act shall be in force from and after its ratification.

Ratified the 6th day of March, 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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