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Negotiable notes may be issued.

Sec. 4. That the negotiable note or notes of Lincoln county, Mississippi, signed by the president and clerk of the board of supervisors, with the seal of the county affixed thereunto, shall be executed and delivered to procure and evidence such loan or loans. Election not necessary for issuance of notes.

Sec. 5. That no election shall be necessary to authorize the making of such loan or loans, and the issuance of such note or notes, and same shall be valid regardless of whether or not such issue shall create a total indebtedness of more than five per centum of the assessed value of the taxable property of the county.

Special tax to be levied to meet obligations.

Sec. 6. That for the payment of such loan or loans a special tax each year shall be levied, sufficient to pay the amount agreed to be paid in such year, with all interest.

Sec. 7. That the authority hereby granted is in addition to all other authority to borrow money now possessed by said board of supervisors of Lincoln county, Mississippi, under general and special laws.

Sec. 8. That this act take effect and be in force from and after its passage.

Approved April 9, 1924.

CHAPTER 576.

HOUSE BILL No. 651.

AN ACT to authorize the board of supervisors of Lincoln county, Mississippi, to transfer from the jail bond sinking fund to the general county fund all money now in said jail bond sinking fund and all money hereafter paid into said jail bond sinking fund, and to transfer to the proper fund all money wrongfully or erroneously deposited.

Lincoln county may transfer certain funds.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the board of supervisors of Lincoln county, Mississippi, is hereby authorized, in their discretion, to transfer from the jail bond sinking fund to the general county fund, all money that is now in said jail bond sinking fund, and all money hereinafter paid into said jail bond sinking fund.

That the said board of supervisors of Lincoln county, Mississippi, be and they are hereby further authorized to transfer to the proper fund all money wrongfully or erroneously deposited. Sec. 3. That this act take effect and be in force from and after its passage.

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AN ACT to authorize and empower the board of supervisors of Lowndes county to transfer the school funds of certain school districts to the maintenance fund of said districts.

Lowndes county may transfer certain school funds.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the board of supervisors of Lowndes county be and the same are hereby authorized and empowered, in their discretion, to transfer all funds now in the county treasury to the credit of the bond fund of the following school district, to-wit:

Artesia School District and the New Hope Consolidated School District, from the bond fund to the maintenance fund of said school districts.

Sec. 2. That upon the transfer of said funds by the board of supervisors from the bond fund to the maintenance fund the board of supervisors may use said transferred funds for repairs and maintenance of any of the schools in the respective school districts as now provided by law governing expenditures in such cases.

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

Approved March 13, 1924.

CHAPTER 578.

HOUSE BILL No. 539.

AN ACT to authorize and empower the board of supervisors of Lowndes county to transfer the road funds of certain road districts to the maintenance funds of said districts.

Lowndes county may transfer certain road funds.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the board of supervisors of Lowndes county, be and the same are hereby authorized and empowered in their discretion, to transfer all funds now in the county treasury to the credit of the road fund and special road fund of the following road districts, to-wit:

Artesia Road District, special road fund; Artesia Road District; Bent Oak Road District, from the road fund to the maintenance

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Sec. 2. That upon the transfer of said funds by the board of supervisors from the road funds to the maintenance fund the commissioners of said road district may use said transferred funds for repairs and maintenance of any of the roads in their respective districts as now provided by law governing expenditures in such

cases.

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

Approved March 13, 1924.

CHAPTER 579.

HOUSE BILL No. 541.

AN ACT to authorize and empower the board of supervisors of Lowndes county to transfer the road funds of certain separate road districts to the maintenance fund of said districts.

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SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the board of supervisors of Lowndes county be and the same are hereby authorized and empowered, in their discretion, to transfer all funds now in the county treasury to the credit of the bond fund of the following separate road districts, to-wit:

Tuscaloosa Road District of Supervisors District No. 3; Zion Road District of Supervisors District No. 3; District No. 4 Road District; Artesia Road District of Supervisors Road District; Macon and Gilmer Road District of Supervisors District No. 5, from the bond funds to the maintenance of said districts.

Sec. 2. That upon the transfer of said funds by the board of supervisors from the bond fund to the maintenance fund the commissioners of said road districts may use said transferred funds for repairs and maintenance of any of the roads in their respective districts as now provided by law governing expenditures in such

cases.

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

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AN ACT to authorize and empower the board of supervisors of Lowndes county to transfer the road fund to Bent Oak Road District to the maintenance fund of said district.

Lowndes county may transfer certain road funds.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the board of supervisors of Lowndes county be and the same are hereby authorized and empowered, in their discretion, to transfer all funds now in the county treasury to the credit of the bond fund of the Bent Oak Road District of Supervisors District No. 5, Lowndes county, from the bond fund to the maintenance fund of said district.

Sec. 2. That upon the transfer of said fund by the board of supervisors from the bond fund to the maintenance fund, the commissioners of said road district may use said transferred funds for repairs and maintenance of any of the roads in said district, as now prescribed by law governing expenditures in such cases.

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

Approved February 29, 1924.

CHAPTER 581.

HOUSE BILL NO. 202.

AN ACT authorizing and empowering the board of supervisors of Madison county to pay John Bates a sum not exceeding sixty dollars ($60.00) for a horse killed by falling through a defective bridge.

Madison county may pay John Bates for horse killed.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the board of supervisors of Madison county be and they are hereby authorized and empowered to pay John Bates, the sum of sixty dollars ($60.00) or so much thereof as in their discretion is just and fair for one horse belonging to said John Bates, which fell through a bridge and broke a leg by said fall, in district No. 2, in Madison county in the year 1922, and which horse died from the effects of same.

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

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CHAPTER 582.

HOUSE BILL No. 663.

AN ACT authorizing the board of supervisors of Madison county, Mississippi, in its discretion, to pay for live stock drowned at Ratliff Ferry in January, 1923.

Madison county may pay Morton Live Stock Company for cattle drowned.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the board of supervisors of Madison county, Mississippi, be and it is hereby authorized and empowered to pay in its discretion, to the Morton Live Stock Company, of Morton, Mississippi, the sum of two hundred ten dollars ($210.00) for seven head of Jersey cows which were drowned at Ratliff's Ferry, Mississippi, by the sinking of the ferry boat at Ratliff's Ferry in said county, on January 29th, 1923.

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

Approved March 26, 1924.

CHAPTER 583.

HOUSE BILL No. 600.

AN ACT authorizing and empowering the board of supervisors of Madison county to appropriate five hundred dollars ($500.00) to pay premiums offered at the Madison County Fair.

Madison county may appropriate for premiums at Madison County Fair.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the board of supervisors of Madison county be and they are hereby authorized and empowered, in their discretion, to appropriate and pay the sum of two hundred and fifty dollars ($250.00) for premiums paid for agricultural and live stock exhibits at the Madison County Fair for the year 1923;,

Sec. 2. That the said board be and they are further authorized and empowered to appropriate a like amount of two hundred and fifty dollars ($250.00) to be used for the paying of premiums for agricultural and live stock exhibits at the Madison County Fair to be held during the year 1924.

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

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