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CHAPTER 196 AN ACT AUTHORIZING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF TOWN ALCO- HOLIC BEVERAGE CONTROL STORES IN THE TOWN OF MT. PLEASANT UPON A VOTE OF THE PEOPLE AND PROVIDING FOR THE ALLOCATION OF THE NET PROCEEDS FROM THE OPERATION OF SUCH STORES. The General Assembly of North Carolina do enact:
The Town Board of the Town of Mt. Pleasant may on its own motion, and shall upon a petition to said board signed by at least fifteen per cent -15% of the registered and qualified voters of the municipality, order an election to be held on the question of whether or not Town Alcoholic Beverage Control Stores may be operated in the Town of Mt. Pleasant and if a majority of the votes cast in such election shall be for the operation of such stores, it shall be legal for Town Alcoholic Beverage Control Stores to be set up and operated in said town, but if a majority of the votes cast in said election shall be against the operation of Town Alcoholic Beverage Control Stores, no such stores shall be set up or operated in said town under the provisions of this Act.