1923 public local laws – Ch. 278 Sec. 1

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CHAPTER 278 AN ACT TO AUTHORIZE REMOVAL OF CERTAIN CEME- TERIES IN FORSYTH COUNTY. The General Assembly of North Carolina do enact:

The board of county commissioners of Forsyth County, North Carolina, are hereby authorized and empowered to purchase suitable locations to be used as a white cemetery and a colored cemetery, and they are authorized and empowered to remove the bodies from the white cemetery now situated on the east side of White Street in the city of Winston-Salem, North Carolina, known as the North Liberty Graveyard, and they are empowered to remove the bodies from the colored graveyard situated on the west side of White Street in the city of WinstonSalem, North Carolina, and to rebury said bodies in the sites above mentioned which shall be selected by said board for cemeteries.

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