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Chap. 291 (S. B. 306)
..Page 375 AN ACT granting the right of eminent domain authorizing the build
ing, construction and regulation of pipe lines and appliances for the conveying and distribution of oil or gas or for the purpose of transmitting electric power.
Chap. 292 (H. B. 272)
Page 375 AN ACT to create the office or position of mail carrier and distributor for both Houses of the legislature; to fix the compensation for such services; prescribe his or her duties, and for other purposes.
Chap. 293 (H. B. 270)
Page 377 AN ACT to require all persons, firms or corporations packing, canning
or shipping oysters to return to the board of oyster commissioners ten per cent of all shells from each barrel of shells packed, canned or shipped by the person, firm or corporation packing, canning or shipping such oysters and providing for the disposition of such shells.
Chap. 294 (S. B. 18)
Page 377 AN ACT authorizing the plaintiff or the defendant or their attorney in
any law suit to directly question jurors being empannelled with reference to challenges for cause or for peremptory challenges.
Chap. 295 (S. B. 104)
Page 378 AN ACT to validate all bonds, notes, certificates, loan warrants, or
other obligations of any county, road district, school district or subdivision or district thereof or any municipality, separate school district or drainage district in the state of Mississippi, which have been sold or contracted to be sold at not less than par and accrued interest.
Chap. 296 (H. B. 604)
Page 379 AN ACT to authorize the boards of supervisors of any county in tueir discretion to deposit with the state treasurer as trustee certain inds in order to secure the benefit of federal aid on highway construction and to authorize the state treasurer to receive moneys on account of federal highway construction done in the state and to provide a method whereby said funds shall be disbursed.
Chap. 297 (H. B. 230)
Page 381 AN ACT to authorize the report of the organization of every corpora
tion within sixty days from the passage of this act, as required by section 930 of the code of 1906, either by the organization itself o by its stockholders.
Chap. 298 (S. B. 43)
Mississippi bonds not heretofore registered.
Chap. 299 (S. B. 234)
AN ACT to set aside a portion of the East Mississippi Insane Hos
pital lands to be devoted to the purposes of a public charity hospital, to be known as the East Mississippi Charity Hospital, and authorizing the city of Meridian, and the board of supervisors of Lauderdale county to establish and construct said hospital thereon, and to issue the bonds of said city and said county for such purpose.
Chap. 300 (H. B. 477)
Page 383 AN ACT authorizing the trusteos of the state penitentiary to build and
equip a school house on Parchman farm, providing for the location of the public school to be held in said school house, and providing for the government and control of said public school:
Chap. 301 (H. B. 886)
Page 384 AN ACT to authorize the receipt of federal aid in caring for ex-service
men at the East Mississippi Insane Hospital and the Mississippi State Insane Hospital and for the disposition of said federal aid.
Chap. 302 (S. B. 359)
Page 384 AN ACT to provide for the burial of indigent Confederate Veterans.
Chap. 303 (H. B. 968)
.Page 385 AN ACT to authorize the trustees of the State Charity Hospital at Jack
son, Mississippi to provide for maintenance of superintendent.
Page 385 A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION providing that the bureau of venereal Chap. 309 (H. B. 811)
Chap. 304 (H. C. R. 53)
diseases furnish medicines to institutions treating such diseases.
Chap. 305 (S. C. R. 27)
Page 386 A CONCURRENT RECOLUTION memorializing Congress to reduce the
evil, or repress altogether the gambling in cotton futures which so injuriously depresses spot cotton prices; and to limit cotton future dealings to contracts contemplating actual sale and delivery of spot cotton or of cotton in actual process of production.
Chap. 306 ( H. C. R. 57)
Page 387 'A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION providing for a joint session of the
House of Representatives and Senate to elect the members of the Mississippi Agricultural and Industrial Commission, and to provide for a joint nominating committee.
Chap. 307 (S. C. R. 33)
Page 387 A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION authorizing the selection of members to
represent the state of Mississippi on the Cotton States Commission.
Chap. 308 (H. B. 827)
AN ACT for the relief of S. K. Gore.
.Page 389 AN ACT authorizing the town of Ackerman, Mississippi, to borrow a sum
of money not exceeding nine thousand dollars ($9,000.00) for the purpose of paying a deficit incurred in maintaining the public school in said town occasioned on account of failure to make the necessary levy, and to issue its certificates of indebtedness for the same.
Chap. 310 (H. B. 350)
....Page 390 AN ACT to validate an issue of bonds by the town of Baldwyn, Mis
sissippi in the sum of $5,000.00, dated August 1st, 1918.
Page 390 AN ACT to validate certain bonds issued by the town of Baldwyn, MisChap. 318 (S. B. 368)
Chap. 311 (H. B. 349)....
sissippi, dated July 1st, 1920, in the sum of $5,000.00.
Chap. 312 (H. B. 475)
.Page 391 AN ACT to legalize and validate certain water work bonds of the city of
Bay St. Louis, Mississippi, issued and to be issued, and fixing a limitation as to sale and delivery of said bonds.
Chap. 313 (H. B. 217)
..Page 391 AN ACT to legalize and validate certain sea wall bonds of the city of
Bay St. Louis, issued and to be issued and fixing a limitation as to sale and deliveries.
Chap. 314 (H. B. 917)
.Page 392 AN ACT to authorize the city of Biloxi to donate one thousand dollars
($1,000.00), to the Biloxi City Hospital.
Chap. 315 (H. B. 969)
..Page 392 AN ACT to authorize the mayor and board of aldermen of the town of
Brandon to borrow money for street improvement.
Chap. 316 (S. B. 170)
..Page 393 AN ACT to authorize and empower the mayor and board of aldermen
of the city of Brookhaven, Mississiuui, to issue and sell bonds of said city to an amount not exceeding one hundred and twenty five thousand dollars in addition to all other bonds of said city heretofore issued or authorized by law for the purpose of paying the indebtedness of said city to the Brookhaven Bank and Trust Company and the First National Bank, both located at Brookhaven, Mississippi.
Chap. 317 (S. B. 446)
Page 395 AN ACT authorizing the mayor and board of aldermen of the city of
Brookhaven in their discretion to pay out of the money realized under the sale of bonds of the city of Brookhaven, Mississippi, authorized by Senate Bill No. 170 as enacted by the legislature of the state of Missis. sippi, 1922, any debts of the city of Brookhaven, Mississippi, incurred by said city prior to the passage of said act, in additon to the debts due by said city to the Brookhaven Bank and Trust Company and the First National Bank, both of said city.
Page 395 AN ACT to empower the board of mayor and aldermen of the town of
Brooksville, Mississippi, to transfer from the school funds in the treasury of said town, the sum of $6,124.91 to the light and water fund of said town.
Chap. 319 (H. B. 659)
Page 396 AN ACT to authorize and empower the board of mayor and aldermen of Chap. 326 (H. B. 710)
the municipality of Centreville, Mississippi, to use in their discretion, not exceeding six mlls on the dollar of the general tax levy to aid in the education of the children within said municipality.
Chap. 320 (H. B. 831)
Page 396 AN ACT to authorize the commissioners of the city of Clarksdale, Missis
sippi, to make an appropriation to the Clarksdale Hospital, Clarksdale, Mississippi for the purposes of constructing and maintaining a hospital in the city of Clarksdale, Coahoma county, Mississippi.
Chap. 321 (S. B. 367)
.Page 397 AN ACT to authorize the board of mayor and aldermen of the town of
Coldwater, Mississippi, in its discretion, to convey by deed of gift a lot or tract of land in the town of Coldwater, Mississippi, to the Joseph J. Wilson Post No. 154 of the American Legion.
Chap. 322 (S. B. 462)
Page 397 AN ACT to authorize the mayor and board of Aldermen of the city
of Corinth, Mississippi, to sell and convey, at their discretion, the interest of the city of Corinth in lots 14 and 15 in block 51 of Mitchell and Mask survey of said city of Corinth.
Chap. 323 (H. B. 200)
Page 398 AN ACT authorizing the town of Crystal Springs, Mississippi, to borrow
a sum of money not exceeding fifteen thousand dollars ($15,000.00) for the purpose of paying a deficit incurred in improving its water and electric light plant and to issue its certificates of indebtedness for the same.
Chap. 324 (H. B. 835)
Page 399 AN ACT to authorize and empower the board of mayor and aldermen of
the town of Drew, Sunflower county, Mississippi, in their discretion, to sell and convey to the Drew municipal separate school district the land and buildings now occupied by the Drew municipal school.
Chap. 325 (H. B. 478)
...Page 399 AN ACT to authorize and empower the town of Drew, Mississippi, to sup.
ply electricity, electric lights and power to persons or corporations being within ten miles of the corporate limits of said town.
Page 400 AN ACT to authorize the city of Gulfport through its mayor and board of commissioners, in their discretion, to appropriate the sum of five thousand dollars ($5,000.00) for the maintenance and dredging of the harbor of Gulfport.
Chap. 327 (S. B. 280)
..Page 400 AN ACT to authorize the mayor and board of commissioners of the city
of Hattiesburg, Forrest county, Mississippi, to transfer and make disposition of certain school funds resulting from a bond issue in the city of Hattiesburg.
Chap. 328 (H. B. 715)
AN ACT to authorize the board of mayor and aldermen of the town of
Itta Bena, Mississippi, to cancel and satisfy an indebtedness of $2,000.00 owing by the estate of S. S. Mitchell, deceased, former marshal and tax collector of said town.
Chap. 329 (S. B. 523)
AN ACT to authorize the board of mayor and aldermen of the town of
Itta Bena, Mississippi, to cancel, satisfy and release an indebtedness of $2,000.00 and interest owing said town by S. S. Mitchell, deceased, a former marshal and tax collector of said town.
Chap. 330 (S. B. 522)
AN ACT to empower the town of Itta Bena, Mississippi, to erect, pur
chase, maintain and operate an ice factory for the purpose of manufacturing and selling ice and to issue bonds as provided by law for the payment of same.
p. 331 (S. B. 148)
AN ACT to validate an ordinance of the city of Jackson, Mississippi,
requiring a new registration, and dividing the city into nine election districts.
Chap. 332 (H. B. 171)
AN ACT to authorize the city of Jackson to transfer six thousand dol
lars ($6,000.00) now to the credit of the third ward fire fund to the fire fund, and to allow the same to be there utilized as other moneys.
Chap. 333 (S. B. 386) )
Page 403 AN ACT to validate an ordinance of the city of Jackson, Mississippi, re
quiring a new registration, and dividing the city into nine election precincts.