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Session Laws, 1831
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CHAP. 221.


Patted Mar. 6,1832

An act to make valid the instrument of writing therein men-



Recorded and

made valid.

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of Maryland, That
the instrument of wnnting, or deed of mortgage from John


Short, and Mary Short, his wife, of Anne Arundel county,


in the state of Maryland, to Nathan Warfield of the coun-


ty and state aforesaid, bearing date the eleventh day of


April, eighteen hundred and thirty one, and recorded among


the land records of Anne Arundel county, in liber W. S. G.


number sixteen, folio ninety-eight, be, and the same is here-


by made and declared to be as valid, and effectual in law to


all intents and purposes, as if the said instrument of writing,


or mortgage, had been acknowledged and executed accord-


ing to law.



Passed Mar. 8,1832

An act to incorporate the Boonsborough Library Society.


Section 1. Be it enacted by the General Assembly of Mary-


land, That the shareholders of the Boonsborough Library


society, their successors and assigns, be any they are here-


by constituted a body politic and corporate, by the name


and style of the "Boonsborough Library Society," and by


that name shall have perpetual successession, may sue and


be sued, and have and use a common seal, with power to


purchase, receive, and hold, they and their successors, for-


ever, any lands, tenements, rents, goods and chatties of what


kind soever, which may be purchased or devised, or given


to them for the use of said library, and to lease, rent, or


otherwise dispose of the same, in such manner as to them


shall seem most conducive to the interest of the said socie-



Powers conferred.

Sec. 2. And be it enacted, That the said shareholders,


or their successors, or a majority of them, shall have power


to appoint directors, a librarian and treasurer, and such


other officers as may be necessary, and shall have power,


from time to time, to make and establish such by-laws, rules


and regulations, not contrary to the laws and constitution of


this state, or of the United States, as they may judge neces-


sary for the government of said society.

To increase shares

Sec. 3. And be it enacted, That the said society shall have


power, in like manner to increase the number of shares if

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