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fi 43 C.HAP. XLI . fboi u h, w./ /;<• year t our hi A $r.e thousandfven hundnd dtii t. ding 'i!e navigation oi Roanoke river. />. 122. WHEREAS ;... y • >' I |i the above tecited aft, for ex. ei ding tlie navigation of Roanoke] ?ivei 1 ave rcluied and neglected to perform ;he duties required ot them by the ibo ! • I act:: far remedy.' I. Be it 6naS- ' \i 1 <e 1 - r* ly of theftate of NortlvCaro'ina, amd it ist hereby enadt'ed by the authority of the fatyf, that th? -folio mgp it, Abfalam Bofiici, Lemuel'-Smith, Harry Tern/, Valentine Alien, Rcb-rt Gal- Javay, JVfilia ,- in, ; H Leak mtas Warr.ifon, Dudley Gatewntd, Richard Saunters, Thomas Perfgn, Memucmn Haii, Robert Burton, Thonas Eaton, James Paine, John Mofetey, JohnFaulcm, Benjamin JVilliamfon, Benjamin Ed-wards ami Samuel- Lockkart, ait- nominated, coi it'mueci and appointed trutfeetin their (lead ; and they and each of the perfons -:snicd in this 1 ft as trnitees, are hereby vefted with every power, jurifdiclion a»d authority which were riven to the trufrees by the act above recited. II. And be it further enabled, by the authority aforefaid, that the truftees refiding in any county through wh: cb the n'vtr aforehiid paftes, fhall fupeiintcnd the clearing of the faid river lb far a* it lies within the limits of tneir refpect-iv; counties. III. And be itfurther enaihd hy the authority ajorefaidj that if any of the truftee* herein before appointed fhoulJ die, refufe to act or remove out of trie county, the court of fuch county fhall notnina te a=d appoint fome difcreet per-fon or perfons in the place and itead of him or them fo refufiog to aft, dying or removing out of the coantv ; which ptrfen or perfons fo appointed, /hall have the iame powers and authorities, and be under the fame rules aiid regula, tjon?, as tlioie appointed by this aft. IV. And beit jurther eniclcd by the authority aforefaiJ, that lo much of the faid before recited aft, parted at Hillf. iorcvgh, in the year of our Lord one thoufand feven hundred and e'ghty-four, entitled, Anaclftr extending the na-vigation of Roanoke river, as is contrad ctory to this aft, be and the fame is hereby repealed. Chip. L. An atJ U eftablifh an inffeilion cf tobacco at tbeferrj of Thomas Eaton on Roanoke. WHKPiEAS it any be beneficial to many of the citizens of this ftate, that an inspection of tobacco be efta« bullied in Warren county on the north fide of Roanoke river, at the place where Thomas Eaton lately lir«, «d. I. Be it therefore enaSsiby the General Affemhh of the Slate o/Nort'i-Carohna, andit is hereby enacled, by the au-thority of the Came, that the county court of Werren mall annually appoint t<-'o difcreet and careful men, well ac* quaiuted with the nature and quality of tobacco, to be mfpeftors thereof, who fliall take the fame oath be fubjeft to the fame rules, regulators and reilrictioni which inspectors of tcbacco ?re fubjeft tc in this ftate. II. And be it further tnacled by the authority cfirefaiJ , that the in'peftors fo appointed fliall have and receive from the owners of tobacco, thelum of four /hillings for each and every hothead, rid the Aim »f one Ihilling for each rxd every hundred weight of transfer tobacco by them -nfpeited, in full for their rro.ub'e. III. And be itfurther enabled by the authority sfjor.ef.aid, that the telweco fo infpefted, Hull be held and deemed nier? chantable, as if the iame had been infpefted at any other infpectisn in this ftate. ChapLII. An acl granting to the inhabitants of Rowan county, living between the north and fouthforks of the i'adkin river, the privilege of holdingfrpar ate general mufters. WHEREAS it is found to be inconvenient for the inhabitants of that part of Rowkv county Ijing between the north and fouth fork* of the Yadkin river, to attend the general mufters of the firft battalion of the militia of faid county, which are held in the town of Salifbury .- , I. Be it therefore enabled by the General Affembly of the St 'te of North-Carolina, and it is hereky exatledby the autho-rity if the fane, that the colonel or commanding officer of the firft battalion of militia in the faid county of Rowan, fliall order and caufe a mufter of the companies of his battalion who inhabit between thf north and fouth forks cf the Yadkin river to be held at the houfe of Andrew Mank, on the day preceding every treneral mufter of the faid battalion in the town of Salt/bury ; and the laid companies who belong between the north and fouth forks of the Yadkin, (hall appear at the mufters hereby eftabliihed at Andrevj Mcni's aforefaid, on the days appointed for thatpurpofe, and be exercifed, difciplined, armed and accoutred, in tke fame manner, and under the fame regulations, and fhall be fub-jeft to the fame pains and penalties, fines and forfeitures, for difohedieace or neglect, as by law is preicribed for the regulation of other general mufters in this ftate : And the lieutenant colonel or major of the firft battalion, fliall attend the half battalion mufters hereby appointed, at the hcufe of Andrew Mank aforefaid. II. And be it further enabled, that the captains and fubaltern oflicers of the faid haif battalion, fliall attend the court- martial of the firft battalion regularly, on the days next alter every general mufter of the faid banalion in the town of Salifbury, under the fame forfeitures ana penalties for nepleftor refulal, as they would have been fubjeft to in cafe this law had never been made ; and the faid wflkerj of the half battalion aiorelaid Jhall compofe part of th« Jaattalion court martial as heretofore.
C.HAP. XLI . fboi u h, w./ /;<• year t our hi A $r.e thousandfven hundnd dtii
t. ding 'i!e navigation oi Roanoke river. />. 122.
WHEREAS ;... y • >'
I |i the above tecited aft, for ex. ei ding tlie navigation of
Roanoke] ?ivei 1 ave rcluied and neglected to perform ;he duties required ot them by
the ibo ! • I act:: far remedy.'
I. Be it 6naS-
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