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TOURISTS LOSE TO SCOTLAND NECK, 6-2 Played Oxford Today and Will Meet Danville Team Sunday at 3:30 Pahlman’s Tourists struck a detour on their winning journey yesterday in Scotland Neck when Gilbert weaken ed in the eighth inning, allowing four runs and Scotland Neck won 6-2 over the locals. (The Skipper brought his charges back home today for a contest in the Central State League. Oxford, the an cient rivals furnishing the opposition. He expected his charges to carry through to a victory behind the pitch ing of Edwards, former Aycock hurler. Sunday afternoon at 3:30 o’clock, the Touiists will take on the Herculean Club of Danville. Va.. in what should be a fast contest, the visitors having a fine rating as a ball club in south western Virginia. Beginning today admisison price for the games dropped back to last year's fare, 10 cents under the price charge this year. The same high class baseball will be seen. FATS. LEANS ARE TO CLASH ON DIAMOND Game Carded Wednesday As Part of Twin Program With Ca-Vel Here Adjutant Joseph Willett stated to day that arrangements were being made for a baseball game between the “Fats” and “Leans” to be played here next Wednesday when Hender son tangles with Ca-Vel in the Cen tral State League The game is being sponsored by the local po§t of the Salvation Army. E. G. Glenn will captain the "Fats” with D. D. Hocutt as leader of the “Leans.” A good crowd is expected to wit ness the contest, the Salvation Army getting a percentage of the proceeds, ft was said | StatK^atSl PIEDMONT LEAGUE Club W. L. Pet. Wilmington 5 2 .814 Richmond 7 3 .700 Portsmouth 7 3 .700 Norfolk 4 5 .444 Charlotte 2 6 .250 Asheville 17 .125 AMERICAN LEAGUE Club: VV. L. Pet. New York 47 26 .644 Detroit 48 30 .615 Chicago 40 31 ,536 Cleveland 38 35 .521 Boston 40 37 .519 Philadelphia 31 41 .431 Washington 31 44 .413 St. Louis 21 52 .288 NATIONAL LEAGUE Club! W. L. Pet. New York 50 21 .704 St. Louis 43 29 .597 Chicago 42 32 .568 Pittsburgh 41 36 .532 Brooklyn 33 39 ,458 Cincinnati 33 42 .440 Philadelphia 32 41 .438 Boston 21 55 .276 Todaf^pnies / , PIEDMONT LEAGUE WflnniJiigten at Richmond. Portsmouth at Asheville Charlotte at Norfolk. AMERICAN LEAGUE St. Louis at Washington. Detroit at Philadelphia. Chicago at New York. Cleveland at Boston. NATIONAL LEAGUE New York at Pittsburgh. Brooklyn at Cincinnati. Boston at Chicago. Philadelphia at St. Louis. PIEDMONT LEAGUE Richmond 9; Washington 7. Charlotte 13; Norfolk 8. Portsmouth 3; Asheville 2. AMERICAN LEAGUE Detroit 2; Washington 1. Chicago 13; Boston 2. New York 5; Cleveland 2. Philadelphia 9; 'St. Louis 0. NATIONAL LEAGUE No games played. Nine New Highway Projects Included In Next Lettings Raleigh. July 13.—Nine new high way construction projects, aggregat ing about $395,000, will be let in the next highway letting called for July 23, W. Vance Baise, chief highway engineer of the State Highway and Public Works Commission, announced today. These projects are located in Beaufort, Nash, Edgecombe,, Wake, Davidson, Rockingham, Lincoln, Jack son and ’ Transylvania counties. The Beaufort county project is grading, structures and crushed stone surfac ing on a county road southeast out fit Washington. nSwSESDN, IN. CJ DAILY D33E5K3?, SATURDAY, JTJLYT&; 1988. ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES CONTROL ACT Governing the Sale of Alcoholic Beverages In Vance County, N. C. Chapter 493 Public Laws of North Carolina, 1935 H. B. 1491 AN ACT TO EXEMPT PASQUO TANK COUNTY FROM THE PRO VISIONS OF ARTICLE EIGHT OF CHAPTER SIXTY-SIX, VOLUME THREE. OF THE CONSOLIDAT ED STATUTES. KNOWN AS THE TURLINGTON ACT AND TO SET UP AN ALCOHOLIC CONTROL BOARD FOR THE COUNTY OF PASQUOTANK. The General Assembly of North Caro lina do enact: SECTION 1. That the provisions of Article eight of Chapter sixty-six Vol ume three, of the Consolidated Sta tutes of North Carolina, known as the Turlington Act, shall not apply to Pas quotank County. Carteret County, Cra ven County. Onslow County Pitt County, Martin County, Beaufort County, Halifax County, Franklin County. Wilson County, Edgecombe County. Warren County. Vance Coun ty, Lenoir County, Rockingham Coun ty Nash County and Greene County. •SEC. 2. That there is hereby creat ed a county liquor commission to be known and designated as the Pasquo tank County Alcoholic Beverages Con trol Board. In Carteret County, de scribed in Section one hereof, there is hereby created a County Liquor Com mission to be known and designated in said county by its name Carteret County Alcoholic Beverages Control Board. The board in said county shall consist of three members and except Pasquotank County, in which the method of selecting said board and the members thereof, as fully set forth in Section two hereof, shall serve for a term of four years and be appointed in the following manner: The Board of Commissioners in Car teret County shall appoint the mem bers of the County Alcoholic Bever ages Control Board in said county. The Pasquotank County Alcoholic Beverages Control Board shall consist of three members, one of whom shall be chairman and the persons com posing said board for the first term hereinafter mentioned shall be W. D. Glover, chairman, F. G. Jacocks and Marvin Lister, and their successors to or vacancies in said board shall be appointed by th“ city council of Eliza beth City, North Carolina, and one by the Board of Commissioners of Pasquotank County. In the remaind er of said counties, described in Sec tion one hereof, there is hereby creat ed a County Liquor Commission to be known and designated in each of said counties by their respective names, the Pitt County, Beaufort County, Martin County. Lenoir County, Greene County, Warren County, Vance Coun ty, Halifax County Craven County, Wilson County, Franklin County, and Nash County Alcoholic Beverages Control Board. The board in each of said counties shall consist of three members, and, except Pasquotank County, in which the method of select ing said board and the members there of is fully set forth in Section two hereof, shall serve for a term of four years and be appointed in the follow ing manner viz.: The Board of Com missioners of each of said counties shall appoint the members of the County Alcoholic Beverages Control Board in their respective counties, with the exception of Halifax County, in which the board shall consist of three members, one of whom shall he chairman and the persons composing said board for the first term, herein after mentioned, shall be R. Hunter Pope. B. B. Everett, and W. A. Thorne and their successors to or vacancies in said board shall be appointed by the board of commissioners of Halifax County. The term of the members above named and to be appointed as herein provided shall be for four years and their successors shall be elected as above provided for a term of four years. The members of the Pasquotank County Alcoholic Bever ages Control Board shall give bond for the faithful performance of their duties to the City of Elizabeth City and the County of Pasquotank in the sum of five thousand' dollars each, which bond as to form and execution shall be approved by the county attor ney. The County of Pasquotank and the City of Elizabeth City shall pay the pro rata cost of said bonds of members of the board, on the basis of their taxable wealth. The main office of the board shall be located in Elizabeth City. The members of the respective boards in each of the coun ties described in Section one hereof, except in Pasquotank County, which is specifically hereinabove provided for, shall give bond for the faithful performance of their duties to each of their respective counties, in the sum of Five Thousand Dollars ($5,000.00) each which bond as to form and exe cution shall be approved by the county attorney. The main office of each of several respective boards shall be lo cated in the county seat of the re spective counties described in Section one hereof. iSEC. 3. The said board shall have complete control and jurisdiction over the importation, transportation, sale and distribution of alcoholic bev erages within Pasquotank County and shall have the exclusive power to buy in the manner hereinafter set forth, have in its possession and sell in its own name, all alcoholic beverages dis tributed within Pasquotank County. The board shall adopt rules and regu lations governing the carrying out of this Act and any supplemental acts, which said regulations shall have the force and effect of law. All rules and regulations promulgated by the board shall be published in pamphlet form and supplied to the public on request The said board shall have the right to transport into the State of North Carolina for the purpose of sale by it any alcoholic beverage from any other State in the Union. SEC. 4. No member, officer, agent or employee of the board shall directly or indirectly individually or as a mem ber of a partnership or of an associa tion, or as a member or stockholder of a corporation, have any interest whatsoever in the manufacture of or in the dealing in alcoholic beverages, or in any enterprise or industry in which alcoholic beverages are requir ed, or receive any commission or p - o fit whatsoever from, or have any inter est whatsoever in the purchase of or sale of alcoholic beverages by the board, or by any other person what soever, or have any interest in or mortgage on any land or building where alcoholic beverages are manu factured for sale, kept for sale, offer ed for sale, or sold or any persoaal property used therein, or in any con tract other than this contract of em ployment made with the board. SEC. 5. The chairman shall re ceive a salary of fifty dollars per month and each of the members shall receive a salary of seven dollars and fifty cents per day for the time actu ally engaged in the performance of their duties as a member of the board. They shall receive their actual ex penses incurred in the performance of their official duties in addition to the amounts above prescribed. SEC. 6. No member of the board may be sued civilly for doing or omit ting to do any act in the performance of his duties as prescribed by this Act, except by the County of Pasquo tank or the City of Elizabeth City, in Pasquotank County, and by the coun ties in which each of the remaining respective boards are operating, and then in the courts. SEC. 7. Each member of the board before entering into the duties of his office shall file with the chairman of the board of commissioners of Pas quotank County and the council of Elizabeth City his oath of office to support the Constitution and the laws of the United States and the State of North Carolina. SEC. 8. All monies collected by the Pasquotank County Alcoholic Beverages Control Board shall be paid directly and promptly into a deposit ory designated by the board of com missioners of Pasquotank County and the council of the City of Elizabeth City without any deductions on ac count of salaries fees, costs, charges, expenses, refunds or claims of any description whatsoever. All monies collected by the board in each of the respective counties, in other than Pasquotank County, shall be paid di rectly into a depository, designated by the Board of Commissioners of each of said respective counties, without any deduction on account of salaries, fees costs, charges, expenses, refunds, or claims of any description whatso ever. Which sums shall be paid out on warrants issued and drawn in the manner required by the boards of commissioners in each of said coun ties described in Section one hereof. The salary of the disbursing agent, and the amount of his bond shall be fixed by the board of commissioners, in each of said respective counties, the compensation, however, to be propor tionate to the amount of work requir ed to be done by said disbursing agent. All monies so paid into the said de pository shall be set aside and consti tute a special fund for the payment of the salaries and remuneration of the members, officers, agents and em ployees of the board and all costs and expenses incurred in the establishing and maintaining of county stores, pur chasing stocks therefor and in the administration of the provisions of this Act, and are hereby specifically appropriated for such purposes, to be paid out on warrants issued and sign ed by the person designated by the board of county commissioners and the council of the City of Elizabeth City to issue such vouchers, and the board of county commissioners and the council of the City of Elizabeth City are hereby directed to promptly name such persons as disbursing agent, to fix his salary and such bond as they shall deem necessary. SEC. 9. The board is hereby auth orized to employ such clerical and other assistants may be necessary to carry oht . the provisions of this Act and to stipulate the paid, and the board is authorized to purchase and contract for particular kinds of beverages in amounts, kinds and brands designated by the said board and quantities contracted for shall be in the discretion of the said board. SEC. 10. The functions, duties and powers of the hoard shall include the following: (a) To purchase, import, transport, receive, sell, deliver, and have in its possession for sale for present and ifuturte delivery alcoholic beverages in the manner set forth in this Act. (b) To purchase or lease upon ihe approval of the board of county com missioners of each of said counties de scribed in Section one hereof, prop erty, furnish and equip buildings, rooms and accommodations as shall be required for office space and stor ing alcoholic beverages for distribu tion to county stores; to rent and us a rooms, accommodations and real es tate for the purpose of retail sale of alcoholic beverages offered for sale in all localities permitted by the pro visions of this Act. \(c) To borrow sums of money guarantee the payment thereof and of the interest thereon by the trans fer or pledge of goods, or in any other manner required or permitted by law within the limitations herein pre scribed; to issue, sign, endorse and accept checks, promissory notes, bills of exchange, and other negotiable in struments; to investigate and aid in the prosecution of every violation of this Act, demand seizure of alcoholic beverages sold, kept imported or transported in contravention thereof, and apply for the confiscation thereof whenever required by this Act, and co operate in the prosecution o 0 ers before any court of competent jurisdiction. (d) To make such regulations as are necessary and feasibly for cany ing out the provisions of this Act and to amend or repeal such regulations. Such regulations shall include provi Published by order of the Vance County Alcoholic Beverages Control Board sions for assuring purity of alcoholic beverages and the true statement of its contents and the proper labeling thereof with regard to all forms of sale. * (e) To control, regulate, and pro hibit any advertising by manufactur ers. wholesalers, retailers of alcoholic beverages by the medium of newspap ers letters, billboard, radio or other wise. . (f) To exercise all other powers, duties and functions conferred by this Act, and all powers incidental, conven ient or necessary to enable it to ad minister or carry out any of the pro visions of this Act. (g) To license the use of alcohol for scientific, pharmaceutical and in dustrial purposes and to provide by regulation for the withdrawal thereof from warehouses, denaturing plants, and prescribe the manner in which the same may be used for scientific research for hospitals and sanato riums, in industrial plants and for other manufacturing purposes, tax free. SEC. 11. The board shall have the power to and shall fix the prices at which alcoholic beverages containing over five per centum of alcohol by weight may be purchased from it. SEC. 12. The board shall establish such stores and warehouses in such places in the county as in its judg ment are required by public conven ience or necessity for the sale of spirituous liquors, wines, and other alcoholic beverages containing over five per centum of alcohol by weight, in sealed containers not less than one pint in size, for consumption off the premises only and shall keep on hand in such stores or warehouses estab lished by it such quantities and kinds of alcoholic beverages as shall reason ably be required to supply the public demand. Any person qualified to pur chase such beverages from said board as hereinafter provided shall have the right to present to the board or to any of its stores an application for any kind or brand of such alcoholic bev erage which he may desire and which may be manufactured or obtainable in any place in the United States, and it shall be the duty of the board to obtain for and sell to such applicant such alcoholic beverage: Provided, however, that such person shall de posit in cash the required amount ne cessary to purchase such particular kind or brand of alcoholic beverage as may be requested to be purchased by such person. The said stores shall be closed on Sundays, election days and days established as legal holidays, and on week days between six o’clock p, m. and nine o’clock a. m The advertising of the sale of alco holic beverages by the board or win dow displays in its stores hereby are expressly prohibited except that the board may provide for appropriate signs on windows or front denoting the fact that it is a store of the Pas quotank County Alcoholic Beverage County Board, and may post within such stores appropriate price lists and may otherwise provide for printed lists. No person, firm or corporation shall purchase or import into the counties described in Section one of this Act, except in the manner herein speci fied, for resale, any alcoholic bever age containing over five per centum of alcohol by weight, from any source except from or through the board and any person so'purchasing or im porting alcoholic beverages in viola tion of this Section shall be subject to the penalties hereinafter provided for: Provided, however that this pro vision shall not prohibit an individual entering the State from having in his possession not to exceed four quarts of alcoholic beverages. In addition thereof (thereto), any person, firm or corporation so convicted shall forfeit the alcoholic beverage so purchased or imported, to the board, and the board shall seize the, alcoholic bever ages so forfeited, which then shall be come the property of the board. SEC. ; 13. Management of Stores. Every v county retail control store shall be conducted by a person ap pointed by the board as provided by this Act who shall be known as the “Manager” and who shall, under the directions of the board be responsible for carrying out the provisions of this Act and the regulation adopted by the board under this Act as far as they relate to the conduct of such store. SEC. 14. The board shall adopt an official seal for its use under the pro visions of this Act. The copy of the official seal as prescribed herein shall be attached in a conspicuous place to all packages to be sold at retail. SEC. 15. In the event the board shall find the operation of any county store estbalished under this Act to be unprofitable or in the event it shall appear to the satisfaction of the board that the operation of any established county store in any community fails to serve the purposes of this Act, and fails to promote law enforcement, the said board in its discretion may dis continue the operation of such store after thirty days notice posted in the said store and two other public places in the town or county in which said store is operated; and if, in the opinion of the board, one store is inadequate to handle the trade in any city locat ed in said county, it shall have the au thority to open an additional store or stores. SEC. 16. In order to carry the pro visions of this Act into effect, county commissioners are authorized and di rected to advance from the general fund of said county such sums as may from time to time be necessary to purchase stocks fixtures and equipment, and to provide operating capital and expenses to carry out the provisions and enforcement of this Act. •SEC. 17 That all monies derived from the sale of alcoholic beverages under the provisions of this Act shall be placed in a special fund in the de pository and designated as the alco holic beverage fund, and out of such fund as the same may accumulate from time to time there shall be paid back to the general fund out of the profits which may arise all moneys which may have been expended out of the expenditures authorized in Sec tion sixteen of this Act; and all pro fits in excess of the sums necessary to fully repay the expenditures made as above described, and carry the necessary stocks of alcoholic bev erages for the purposes of sale and costs of operation shall remain in said alcoholic beverage fund for distribu tion as hereinafter provided. The profit arising from the sale of alcoholic beverages the terms of this Act shall be determined upon a basis of the profits of each individ ual store or unit operated under the provisions of this Act. and on the first days of January, April July and Oc tober of each year such store or unit shall be audited by an auditor desig nated by the city council of the city of Elizabeth City and the board of coun ty commissioners in Pasquotank County, and in the remainder of said counties by the board of commis sion of each of the respectve coun ties described in Section one hereof who shall determine ' the profit of each unit" as of the dates above set forth; and in Pasquotank County the profit so determined shall be paid to the county of Pasquotank and the City of Elizabeth City in proportion as the taxable value of the City of Elizabeth City bear to the taxable value of the remaining part of Pasquotank County, and in the remainder of said counties described in Section one hereof the profits so determined shall be paid to each of the several respective coun ties described in Section one hereof; Provided, however, that before said distribution is made a sum equal to five per cent of said profits shall be set aside for the enforcement of this Act. SEC. 18. The manager of each lo cal liquor store shall operate said store under the following provisions: (a) Shall sell only at retail such alcoholic beverages as shall be fur nished him by the county alcoholic control board and at such prices as the county alcoholic control board shall direct. (b) Shall perform any other acts required of him by this Act and as required by the county alcoholic con trol board, not inconsistent with the provisions hereof. (c) Shall open said stores after nine o’clock in the morning and close them at six o’clock p. m., unless other wise ordered by the board. (d) Shall not sell alcoholic bever ages to minors or to any person con victed of being a liquor addict. (e) Shall not sell alcoholic liquors to be drunk upon the premises nor permit the same to be drunk upon the premises. (f) All county stores shall close on legal holidays and election days, SEC. 19. Managers and or em poyees of county storejs may in their discretion refuse to sell alcoholic bev erages to individual applicants; and may refuse to sell to any one purchas er an amount in excess of one quart in any one day regardless of the amount applied for. Manufacture, possession for sale, or sale of illicit liquors is hereby pro hibited and such manufacture, pos session for sale, or sale shall consti tute a misdemeanor and shall be pun ished by a fine of not more than five thousand dollars or imprisonment for not more than two years, or bolt.. Violation of the administrative fea tures of this Act by any store man ager or employee shall constitute a misdemeanor, subject to dismissal from service and may be punished by the court as a misdemeanor. If any person shall take a drinl. of alcoholic beverages or shall tender such a drink, whether accepted or not at the place of purchaser, or on any public road or street, he shall be guilty of a misdemeanor. SEC. 20. No person under the age of twenty-one years shall knowingly and falsely represent himself to be twenty-one years of age to a manager or employee of a county store for the purpose of purchasing any alcoholic beverages as defined in this Act. A violation of the provisions of this Sec tion shall constitute a misdemeanor. SEC. 21. All houses, boathouses, buildings tents, clubs, fraternity and lodge rooms, boats and places of every description including drug stores, where alcoholic beverages are manu factured, sold, dispensed, or used con trary to law by any scheme or device whatever shall be held, taken, and deemed common nuisances. Any per son who sljall maintain, or who shall aid or abet or knowingly be associat ed with others in maintaining such common nuisance shall be guilty of a misdemeanor, punishable by a fine not exceeding five hundred dollars, or imprisoned not exceeding six months and judgment shall be given, 4hat such house, building, tent, boathouse, car, or other place, or any room or part thereof be closed up but the court may upon the owner giving bond in the penalty of not less than five hun dred dollars and with security tb be approved by the court, conditioned that the premises shall not be used for unlawful purposes, or in, violation of the provisions of this Act for a period of five years turn the same over to its owner, lessee, or person in pos session . SEC. 22. The board, duly authoriz ed agents of the board, the State solicitor or any citizen of the county, city, or town where such a nuisance as is defined in Section twenty-four of this Act exists, or is kept or main tained, may, in addition to the reme dies given in and punishment imposed by this Act, maintain an action in the name of the State to abate and per petually to enjoin the same. The Su perior Courts shall have jurisdiction thereof and in every case where the complaint charges, on the knowledge or belief of complainant, and is sworn to by two reputable citizens, that alcoholic beverages are manufactur ed. sold dispensed, or used in any house, building, boathouse, club-room, fraternity room, lodge room hotel, boarding house apartment houso, lodg ing house, boat, tent, or place con trary to the laws of this State; an injunction shall be granted as soon as the complaint is presented to the Su perior Court judge in term or in vaca tion. The injunction shall enjoin and restrain the owners tenants, their agents employees, servants, and any person iohnected with said houses, building, or other place named in this Section, and all persons whomsoever from manufacturing, selling, dispens ing, or using alcoholic beverages in said house building, boathouse, club room, fraternity room, boat, tent, or other place named in this Section and shall also restrain all persons from removing any alcoholic beverages then on said premises until the fur ther order of the Court. Upon the hearing of the cause when it shall have been matured, and set for hear ing as required by law, upon Reposi tion of witnesses documentary and oral evidence, if the judge shall be satisfied that the material allegations of the complaint are true, although the premises complained of may not then be unlawfully used, it or he shall continue the injunction against such house, building, or place for such per iod of time as the court may think proper, with the right to dissolve the injunction upon the application of the owner lessee or person in possession of such house, building, or place if a proper case is shown for dissolution. SEC. 23. All managers of county stores and all employees hereunder serving in any fiduciary capacity shall enter into bonds conditioned upon the faithful performance of their du ties in such amounts as shall be fixed by the county alcoholic beverage con trol board and said bonds shall be in a form to be approved by the chair man of the board of county commis sioners. SEC. 24. Nothing herein contained shall be construed so as to permit the manufacture of alcoholic bever ages in North Carolina except in such manner as is now prescribed by law. SEC. 24 1-2. Provided, that this Act shall not become effective until approved by a majority vote of the qualified voters of Fasquotank, Pitt. Beaufort, Martin Halifax, Edge combe, Carteret, Craven, Onslow, Wil son, Greene Lenoir, Warren, Vance, Franklin, and Nash counties partici pating in an election to be held in said counties upon the call of the board of county commissioners of said respective counties to be held within sixty (60) days from the ratification of this Act, the same to be held under the same laws, rules and regulations as govern the election of members of the General Assembly, and at said election those who favor said control Act shall vote a ballot on which shall appear the words “For Control Act ” and those opposed shall vote a ballot on which shall appear the words "Against Control Act” and the Coun ty Board of Flections of each of said counties shall provide said ballots and conduct said election, and canvass the returns as provided by law in General Elections: Provided, further, that this Act shall become effective in the counties described in Section one. if and when ratified by a majority of the qualified voters voting in said election in each of said counties. Pro vided that the elections herein pro vided for as to counties shall not be held in any county unless and until called by the board of county commis sioners of that county and nothing herein contained shall be construed as compelling the board of county com missioners to call such an election and the provisions of this Act as to the repeal of the Turlington Act shall not apply until such an election shall be held and determined as provided herein. SEC. 24 3-4, Wherever the word "board” is used in this Act, it shall be construed to mean the plural or the singular and to refer to the board or boards in each or all of said counties as the necessity of such construction and interpretation shall demand, in order to effectuate the true intent and purposes of this Act. SEC. 25. All laws or parts of laws inconsistent with the provisions of this Act are hereby repealed. SEC. 26. If any sections of this Act should be deemed unconstitution al such unconstitutionality shall not affect other sections of this Act. ISEC. A. Should a majority of the qualified voters at the election herein provided for vote in favor of the sale of liquor under the provisions of this Act, the board herein named for the enforcement of this Act and to pro vide for the sale of liquor shall estab lish and maintain a store for the sale of liquor under the provisions of this Act in Southern Pines in the County of Moore when a petition requesting such establishment shall be present ed to such board signed by a majority of the qualified voters of McNeills Township in Moore County; and shall likewise establish and maintain a store for the sale of liquor under the pro visions of this Act in Pinehurst in Moore County when a petition request ing such establishment shall be pre sented to such board signed by a ma jority of the qualified voters of Min eral Springs Township in Moore Coun ty. The finding by such board that such petition in either case is signed by a majority of such qualified voters shall be conclusive of such fact. SEC. 27. This Act shall be in full force and effect from and after its ratification. In the General Assembly, read three times, and ratified, this the 11th day of May, A. D., 1935. A. H. GRAHAM. President of the Senate. R. G. JOHNSON, Speaker of the House of Representatives. Examined and found correct: B. 6. HURLEY. For Committee'.