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§47‑96.  Validation of instruments registered without probate.

In every case where it shallappear from the records in the office of the register of deeds of any county inthe State that any instrument of writing required or allowed by law to beregistered prior to January 1, 1869, without any acknowledgment, proof, privyexamination, or probate, or upon a defective acknowledgment, proof, privyexamination, or probate, the record of such instrument may, notwithstanding, beread in evidence in any of the courts of this State, if otherwise competent. (1923,c. 215, s. 1; C.S., s. 3366(i).)