“RESOLUTION IN RELATION TO PUBLIC ARMS.
Resolved by the House of Representatives, the Senate concurring, That the adjutant general be required to collect and deposit in the state arsenal, such arms and equipments belonging to the state as are now in unauthorized hands, whereever they may be found, and that the necessary expenses of travel, freight and drayage, incident thereto, be paid by the treasurer of the state upon the warrant of the governor.
Ratified the 6th day of March, A. D. 1877.”
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Laws and Resolutions of the State of North Carolina, Passed by the General Assembly at Its Session 1876-’77, Begun and Held in the City of Raleigh, on Monday, the Nineteenth Day of November, A. D. 1876: To Which Are Prefixed a Register of State Officers, Members of the General Assembly and Judiciary, and a List of Commissioners of Affidavits (Raleigh, NC: The News Publishing Company, 1877), 606. Resolutions of the General Assembly of the State of North Carolina at Its Session of 1876-’77—Resolution in Relation to Public Arms. Ratified March 6, 1877.