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y;. LAWS OF NORTH CAROLINA. CHAPTER LVIir. An act to in:'orporatc the Nashville male and female arademic! 2h it anaiJcd by (he General .ds.iembly of the State of yorlh- Carolina, and il is hereby enacted by the ai/t'inrlfy of the same, That Geoige Bud<lie, Hen-ry Blount, Jaines S. Battle, Nicholas J. Drake, Isaac Hillianl.jr. Archibald Lamoi), Jolin Ricks, Joseph Phillips, Isaac Sessions, James N, Mann, and Colonel Joseph Arrinp,ron, and their successors, be, and ihey arc hereby de*- dared to be a body politic and corporatt", to be known by the n?me and style of " the Trusti'cs of the Nashville Male Academy,'*' and by that name may liave perpetual succession, and shall be able and capable, in law, to have, hold and possess any landa and tenements, goods, chattels and money that may be given them, and apply the same according to the will of the donor,, and dispose of the same, when not forbidden by the terms of the qift; may see and be sued, plead and be impleaded in any court of law in tnis State; shall have powder to appoint other and more trustees to fill the place of those that may die, remove, resign or become incapable of scting; and es-tablish such laws and regulations for the government of said institution as may be necessary for the preservation of order and good morals; elect a professor or professors, tutors and other officers, and to do and perform all other acts and things as are incident to, and usually exercised by bodies politip and corporate. II. And be itfurther enacted. That five of said trustees sliall be a num-ber sufficient to form a quorum, and transact business. lU. And be it further enacted. That Joiin H Drake, sen'r, Samuel W. W. Vide, Bartholomew F. Moore, Jonathan Wood, Benjamin B. Hunter, Jonn N. Bennett, Archibald Davis, Edwin D. Whitehead, Bennett Bunn. George Cooper, and John H. Drake, jr. be, and tiiey are hereby declared to be a body politic and corporate, by tlse name of " the Trustees of the Nash- •ville Female Academy;-' and the said trustees and their successors shall and jT»ay have and exercise all and singular the rights, powers and authorities giv;'n to the trustees of the Nashville Male Academy, by the Erst section of this act, in as full and as ample manner as if the same were here again particularly set forth and recited. CHAPTER LIX. An act to p.mcrid an act, passcil in llic ^ear one thousand cii^ht liimdrej ami twenty, cutitled " an act lor the better re!ju!;\tion of the County Courts of RutUcrrord, Burke and Lincoln. " Whereas, by the provisionsof the above recited act, the justices of the se-veral counties therein named are required to elect from among themselves five fit and proper persons to hold the said Courts; and whereas it is found by experietice that three special justices will be amply sufficient to perform ail the services necessary to be performed, and that the additional twois pro-ductive of much expense to the counties of Burke and Rutherford, without rendering services equivalent thereto; Be it therefore enacted hy the General Asscmhhj of the State of ^''orth- CaroUna^ and it is hereby enacted by the authority of the sarne, That from and after the passage of this act, it shall be the duty of the justices of the counties of Burke and Rutherford, at the first court to be held for said counties after the first day of January, one thousand eight hundred and twen-ty eight, (a majority being present,) to elect from among themselves, three At and pr.nper persons to hold the said court?, v'hose duty it shall be to per-
y;. LAWS OF NORTH CAROLINA.
An act to in:'orporatc the Nashville male and female arademic!
2h it anaiJcd by (he General .ds.iembly of the State of yorlh- Carolina, and
il is hereby enacted by the ai/t'inrlfy of the same, That Geoige Bud|