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issue pay certificate out of the school funds of Neshoba county, Mississippi, to S. C. Ray to pay for attendance of Neshoba county educable children in Prince Chapel public school in Kemper county, Mississippi, during the session of 1920-21.

Sec. 2. That this act take effect and be in force from and after its passage.

Approved February 27, 1922.

CHAPTER 530.

HOUSE BILL No. 68.

AN ACT to authorize and empower the board of supervisors of Neshoba county, in their discretion, to pay W. A. and H. N. Germany a sum not exceeding $100.00 for damage to a pair of mules caused by falling through a defective bridge.

Neshoba county may pay W. A. and H. N. Germany for mules injured.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, Be and they are hereby authorized and empowered, in their discretion, to pay W. A. and H. N. Germany a sum not exceeding $100.00 for damage done to a pair of mules caused by falling through a defective bridge in said county.

Sec. 2. That this act take effect and be in force from and after its passage.

Approved February 2, 1922.

CHAPTER 531.

HOUSE BILL No. 188.

AN ACT to authorize the board of supervisors of Neshoba county, in its discretion, to pay Bud Braswell for damages received while crossing a defective bridge.

Neshoba county may pay Bud Braswell for Injuries.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the board of supervisors of Neshoba county are hereby authorized, in their discretion, to pay Bud Braswell, a sum not exceeding one hundred and fifty dollars ($150.00) for damages received while crossing a defective bridge in said county.

Sec. 2. That this act take effect and be in force from and after its passage.

Approved February 2, 1922.

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CHAPTER 532.

HOUSE BILL No. 77.

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AN ACT to authorize the trustees of the Beulah consolidated school district of Newton county to borrow a sum not exceeding $2,500.00 for purpose of completing and improving school building of said district. Beulah school district may borrow to complete school building.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the trustees of the Beulah consolidated school district of Newton county, Mississippi, be and are hereby authorized to borrow the sum of $2,500.00, or so much thereof as they may think necessary, for the purpose of finishing the school building, and for the purpose of improving buildings and grounds.

Sec. 2. That said trustees are authorized and empowered to secure said loan by giving deed of trust on the school property, and said loan shall not run for a longer period than five (5) years and may be repaid by the levy of taxes on all the taxable property of said consolidated district.

Sec. 3. That this act take effect and be in force from and after its passage.

Approved February 2, 1922.

CHAPTER 533.

HOUSE BILL No. 76.

AN ACT to authorize the trustees of the Agricultural high school of Newton county to transfer the sum of ten thousand dollars ($10,000.00) from the maintenance fund to the building and improvement fund.

Newton county agricultural high school may transfer certain funds.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the trustees of the agricultural high school of Newton county are authorized and empowered to transfer from the maintenance fund to the building and improvement fund of said school, at their discretion, the sum of ten thousand ($10,000.00) dollars.

Sec. 2. That this act take effect and be in force from and after its passage.

Approved February 2, 1922.

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CHAPTER 534.

HOUSE BILL No. 78.

AN ACT to authorize the trustees of the Newton county agricultural high school to borrow a sum of money, not exceeding $25,000.00 for the purpose of enabling the school to rebuild a girls' dormitory and to make such other improvements as are needful, at the discretion of the board of trustees.

Newton county agricultural high school may borrow to build girls' domitory.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the trustees of the Newton county agricultural high school, and they are hereby authorized, in their discretion, to borrow an amount not to exceed twenty five thousand dollars ($25,000.00) to be used for the paying for such part of the cost of construction of a girls' dormitory as yet remains unpaid; also for the purpose of making such other permanent improvements, or enlarging the capacity of the school, as their discretion may suggest; and for the purpose of securing the payment of such sum or sums of money as may be borrowed.

The trustees of said school are hereby authorized and empowered to mortgage or encumber the property now owned by said school, until the amount of such indebtedness shall be paid by the annual levy of taxes as fixed by the board of supervisors on the taxable property of the said county.

Sec. 2. That this act take effect and be in force from and after its passage.

Approved March 10, 1922.

CHAPTER 535.

HOUSE BILL No. 103.

AN ACT to authorize the county superintendent of education of Newton county to pay to J. R. Williams of the Hopewell consolidated school district the sum of three hundred and sixty dollars ($360.00) out of the school fund of said county.

To pay J. R. Williams, Hopewell school district, for transporting children.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the county superintendent of education of Newton county is hereby authorized and empowered to pay to J. R. Williams of the Hopewell consolidated school district of said county the sum of three hundred and sixty dollars ($360.00) out of the

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school fund of said county, such amount being due him by virtue of contract for the transportation of children to the consolidated school of said district.

Sec. 2.

its passage.

That this act take effect and be in force from and after

Approved February 2, 1922.

CHAPTER 536.

HOUSE BILL No. 513.

AN ACT authorizing the county superintendent of education of Newton county to pay Annie L. Chaney the sum of $50.00 for services rendered as teacher in the Beulah consolidated school.

To pay Annie L. Chaney for teaching in Newton county.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the county superintendent of education of Newton county, Mississippi, is hereby authorized and empowered to pay, in his discretion, Annie L. Chaney the sum of fifty dollars ($50.00), out of the common school fund for services rendered as teacher in the Beulah consolidated school of Newton county.

Sec. 2. That this act take effect and be in force from and after its passage.

Approved March 10, 1922.

CHAPTER 537.

HOUSE BILL No. 918.

AN ACT to authorize the board of supervisors of Newton county to transfer certain funds from the interest funds to the bond funds of districts Nos. 1 and 3.

Newton county may transfer certain funds.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the board of supervisors of Newton county, Mississippi, be and it is hereby authorized in its discretion, to transfer from the interest funds to the bond funds of districts Nos. 1 and 3, funds not needed in said interest funds as follows:

District No. 1, a sum not exceeding $200.00, and district No. 3, a sum not exceeding $2,200.00.

Sec. 2. That this act take effect and be in force from and after its passage.

Approved April 1, 1922.

CHAPTER 538.
HOUSE BILL No. 842.

AN ACT to authorize the board of supervisors of Newton county to transfer certain funds from the interest fund to the bond fund of special road district number 5.

Newton county may transfer certain funds.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the board of supervisors of Newton county, Mississippi, be, and it is hereby authorized and empowered in its discre

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tion to transfer funds not now needed in the interest fund of special road district number 5 in said county, not exceeding $3,075.00, to the bond fund of said special road district.

Sec. 2. That this act take effect and be in force from and after its passage.

Approved April 1, 1922.

CHAPTER 539.

HOUSE BILL No. 73.

AN ACT to authorize the board of supervisors of Newton county, in its discretion, to pay W. J. McMullan the sum of one hundred and thirty dollars for horse killed by defect in public road.

Newton county may pay W. J. McMullen for horse killed.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the board of supervisors of Newton county, be, and it is hereby authorized and empowered, in its discretion, to pay W. J. McMullan the sum of one hundred and thirty dollars ($130.00) for one horse killed by defect in public road December, 1918.

Sec. 2. That this act take effect and be in force from and after its passage.

Approved February 2, 1922.

CHAPTER 540.

HOUSE BILL No. 700.

AN ACT authorizing the dissolution of the Okahatta drainage district in Newton county, Mississippi, and providing how and when the same may be dissolved.

Authorizing dissolution of Okahatta drainage district.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That if a majority of the land owners, owning a majority of the acreage of the land in Okahatta drainage district in Newton county, Mississippi, desire to dissolve said district they may petition the chancery court of said county to dissolve said district, and said petition shall be filed with the clerk of said court and he shall immediately make publication, in the same manner and for the same, time as is now required by law for publication for non-resident defendants in chancery proceedings, commanding all persons interested to appear on a day certain to show cause why said district should not be dissolved.

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