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CHAPTER 143 AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 138 OF THE LAWS OF 1901, INCORPORATING THE TRUSTEES OF LINCOLN HOS- PITAL. The General Assembly of North Carolina do enact:
That the board of trustees of Lincoln Hospital shall consist of fifteen members and shall hold office for two years and until their successors are elected and qualified, elected as follows: One by the board of aldermen of the city of Durham and one by the county commissioners of Durham County; one by Mr. James Buchanan Duke during his life, and after his death by his nearest blood relative, who is above seventeen years of age; one by Mr. Benjamin N. Duke during his life, and after his death by his: nearest blood relative over seventeen years of age; one by the white Medical Society of the city of Durham; one by the faculty of the National Training School; one by the members of the graded schools of the city of Durham; one by the colored Ministerial Association of Durham; two by the directors of the North Carolina Mutual Insurance Company; two by the directors of the Royal Knights of King David, and three by the colored Medical Society of the city of Durham. That the trustees shall serve from January following their election, which election shall take place not later than December thirty-first. In the event that either of the various bodies or organizations hereinbefore designated shall fail to elect a trustee or trustees as above required and requested, the board of trustees of Lincoln Hospital shall elect such trustees as they may see fit.