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OF THE

GENERAL ASSEMBLY

OF THE

STATE OF GEORGIA,

PASSED IN MILLEDGEVILLE,

AT AN

ANNUAL SESSION

IN NOVEMBER AND DECEMBER,

1833.

PUBLISHED BY AUTHORITY.

POLHILL & FORT, PRINTERS.

1834.

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AN ACT to incorporate Talonaga Academy, in the town of Talonaga, in Lumpkin county, and appoint Trustees for the

same.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the State of Georgia, in General Assembly met, and it is hereby enacted by the authority of the same. That John Choice, William D. Nixson, Berry Woody, N. B. Harbin, William Worley, and their successors in office, be, and they are hereby appointed Trustees of Talonaga Academy, in the county of Lumpkin, and as such are made and declared to be a body corporate, with power to sue and be sued, plead and be impleaded, have, hold and convey property belonging to said Academy, now or hereafter, and do all other things appertaining to the same.

SEC. 2. And be it further enacted, That the Trustees of the Academy, aforesaid, shall have power to adopt sich by-laws as they may deem necessary and proper for the government and prosperity of the same: Provided, such by-laws are not repugnant to the laws and Constitution of this State..

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SEC. 3. And be it further, enacted, That, when a vacancy shall happen in the board of Trustees of said Academy, by death, resignation, or otherwise, the remaining Trustees of said

Academy or some Justice of the Peace, shall proceed to fill such vacancy by ballot, of all those entitled to vote for members to the Legislature, within the town corporation, giving ten days notice on the Court-house door.

SEC. 4. And be it further enacted, That the Trustees of the Academy aforesaid, as a body corporate, shall, and they are hereby declared to be able and capable of receiving, having and holding, all gifts, grants and donations, whether real or personal, which may be given, granted or tendered to them, for the benefit of said Academy, any law, usage or custom to the contrary notwithstanding.

THOMAS GLASCOCK,
Speaker of the House of Representatives.

JACOB WOOD,

Assented to, Dec 21st, 1833.

President of the Senate.

WILSON LUMPKIN, Governor.

AN ACT to incorporate the Livingston Academy, in Floyd county.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the State of Georgia, in General Assembly met, and it is hereby enacted by the authority of the same, That from and immediately after the passage of this act, the Academy in Floyd county shall be known by the name of Livingston Academy, and that Edwin G. Rogers, Joseph Johnston, Seabourn Johnson, John Caldwell, and Benjamin R. McCutcheon, and their successors, in office, be, and they are hereby declared to be a body politic and corporate, by the name and style of the Trustees of Livingston Academy, and as such shall be capable and liable in law to sue and be sued, plead and be impleaded, and shall be authorized to make such by-laws and regulations as may be necessary for the government of said Academy: Provided, such by-laws are not repugnant to the Constitution and laws of this State, and for that purpose may have and use a common seal, appoint such officers as they may think proper,

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and remove the same from office for improper conduct or neglect of duty.

SEC. 2. And be it further enacted by the authority aforesaid, That the said Trustees shall be capable of accepting and being invested with all manner of property, real and personal, all donations, gifts, grants, privileges, and immunities whatsoever, which may belong to said institution, or which may hereafter be conveyed or transferred to them or their successors in office, to have and to hold the same for the proper use, benefit, and behoof of said Academy.

SEC. 3. And be it further enacted by the authority aforesaid, That when any vacancy may happen by death, resignation or otherwise, of any of the Trustees of said Academy, the survivors, or a majority of said Trustees, shall fill the same in such manner as shall be pointed out by the by-laws and regulations of the Trustees aforesaid.

THOMAS GLASCOCK,
Speaker of the House of Representatives.

JACOB WOOD,

Assented to, 23d Dec. 1883.

President of the Senate.

WILSON LUMPKIN, Governor.

AN ACT to authorize the Trustees of Bibb county Academy to sell a part of the Academy Square, in the city of Macon.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the State of Georgia, in General Assembly met, and it is hereby enacted by the authority of the same, That the Trustees of the Bibb county Academy may, by a unanimous vote of the Board, sell such part of the Academy square, in the city of Macon, as may be necessary to defray the expenses of erecting the Academy edifice in said square, and the improvements about the same.

SEC. 2. Be it further enacted, That the said Trustees may execute a conveyance to the purchaser or purchasers of the lots

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