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Sec. 3. That the amounts to be paid to contractors or their assigns under the provisions of this act are set opposite their respective names and are as follows, to-wit:

J. E. Myers

Vernon Tullos

Peoples Bank (Assignee of W. G. Brock)

$ 25.00
50.00

50.00

Sec. 4. That the amounts to be paid to the members of the county school board and the members of the teacher's examining board under the provisions of this act are set opposite their respective names, and are as follows, to-wit:

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The last named party being a member of the teacher's examining board, and this being for services along that line.

Sec. 5. That the amount to be paid to ex-county superintendent of public education, T. A. Williamson, is the aggregate sum of $1,581.00, and consists of past due salary, for the months with the amounts due for each month as follows, to-wit:

For April, 1922
For May, 1922

$ 148.12

148.02

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Sec. 6. That the amounts to be paid to the D'Lo Separate School District for its proportionate part of the poll tax collected in said district is the sum of $490.00 and the amount to be paid to the Cohay Separate School District is the sum of $713.00.

Sec. 7. That the amount to be paid to the Magee Separate School District for attendance therein of children living outside of said district shall be based upon the per capita attendance in force for the years named, and which is as follows, to-wit:

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That the payments provided for in this section shall be made only upon monthly reports made in the manner required by law for the different months and sessions herein named, with this modification that if the teachers or any of them are not present to sign said reports, they may be paid upon approval of the present trustees and clerk of the town of Magee.

Sec. 8. That in no case shall any person or corporation be paid more than the amounts named in this act and the entire subject matter is in the discretion of the board of supervisors of said Simpson county.

Sec. 9. That the aggregate amount for all purposes covered by this act is $8,171.20 and if after all claims herein named have been adjusted by the payment in whole or in part of any or all of claims, there should be a balance of said special school fund left, the board of supervisors is hereby vested with authority to transfer the same to the general school fund of said Simpson county.

Sec. 10. That this act take effect and be in force from and after its passage.

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AN ACT to validate the issuance of pay certificates heretofore issued by Allen Caughman, county superintendent of education of Smith county, Mississippi, and the issuance of warrants by E. C. Hord, chancery clerk of Smith county, and the payment of the same by the county treasurer and legal depository of Smith county, Mississippi, with reference to the Taylorsville Consolidated School of Smith county, Mississippi, which said pay certificate, warrants and payments thereon have been heretofore issued to teachers and tallyho drivers of the said Taylorsville Consolidated School in said county for the scholastic term beginning in September, 1923, and running through the months of September, October, November and December, and also to direct that during the remainder of the scholastic term of the Taylorsville Consoli dated School that Allen Caughman, county superintendent of education of said county, is directed to issue pay certificates for the amounts due and to become due under the original contract which the school authorities had made with the teachers and the tallyho drivers for the balance of the present scholastic term as originally provided for.

Validating certain pay certificates issued by superintendent of education of Smith county.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That all pay certificates heretofore issued by Allen Caughman, county superintendent of education of Smith county, Mississippi, and all school warrants issued by the chancery clerk of Smith county, E. C. Hord, for services as teachers and tallyho drivers in the Taylorsville Consolidated School in Smith county, Mississippi, and the action of the county treasurer and legal depository in paying said school warrants for teachers and tallyho drivers under contract with school authorities, be, and the same are herewith validated, ratified, confirmed and approved.

Pay certificate authorized to be issued.

Sec. 2. That Allen Caughman, county superintendent of education of Smith county, Mississippi; that E. C. Hord, chancery clerk of Smith county, Mississippi, and the legal depository of Smith county are respectively directed and authorized to issue pay certificates, school warrants and pay the same to school teachers and tallyho drivers for January and February, 1924, of the scholastic year and any other months under their original contract with school authorities.

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

174

LOCAL AND PRIVATE LAWS

CHAPTER 669.

HOUSE BILL No. 976.

AN ACT to authorize the county school board of Smith county to make certain changes in the boundary lines of the Hopewell Separate School District.

School board of Smith county to make changes in boundary line of Hopewell Separate School District.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the county school board of Smith county, is hereby authorized, in its discretion, to make changes in the boundary line in the Hopewell Separate School District, in sections 12 and 13, township 1 north, range 7, east, the same being necessitated on account of impassable streams.

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

Approved April 9, 1924.

CHAPTER 670.

SENATE BILL No. 490.

AN ACT to authorize the board of supervisors of Smith county to borhow money for road work in supervisor's district number 4 and supervisors district number 5.

Smith county may borow money for road work.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the board of supervisors of Smith county may, from time to time borrow money for and on behalf of supervisor's district No. 4 and supervisor's district No. 5 and cover the same into the road maintenance fund of the district for which borrowed, no such loan shall be for a longer period than one year; the rate of interest shall not exceed six per cent (6%) per annum and the total outstanding loans for any district, under this act, shall not at any one time exceed, five thousand dollars ($5,000.00). The president of the board of supervisors, when and as authorized by the board, shall execute the note or notes of the supervisor's district payable to the lender in accordance with the terms of the loan; and as the notes fall due, the board of supervisors shall pay the same out of the road maintenance fund of the proper district. No money shall be borrowed under this act after January 1st, 1926. Sec. 2. This is an independent act and is not limited or restricted by any general or special law.

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

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AN ACT to authorize and empower the board of supervisors of Stone county, Mississippi, to pay E. J. Bond for cattle killed and injured in the process of dipping.

Stone county may pay E. J. Bond for cattle killed.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the board of supervisors of Stone county, Mississippi, be and they are hereby empowered and authorized, in their discretion, to pay E. J. Bond out of the common funds of said county a sum not to exceed the sum of two hundred and fifty dollars ($250.00) to reimburse him for four head of cattle belonging to him killed and three head of cattle belonging to him being injured while the process of dipping or by drinking poison used in and about the dipping vat.

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

Approved March 27, 1924.

CHAPTER 672.

SENATE BILL No. 502.

AN ACT authorizing the county of Sunflower, Mississippi, to issue bonds for the purpose of procuring the Delta Teachers College.

Sunflower county may issue bonds to secure Delta Teachers College.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the county of Sunflower be and it is hereby authorized and empowered, to issue bonds of the said county in the sum of not exceeding $100,000.00 to aid in the establishment and location of the Delta Teachers' College. Said bonds shall be issued under and in conformity with the law governing the issuance of all general bonds, as provided by law, but shall not be included in computing any limit which is now placed by law on the amount of bonds to be issued by said county. The proceeds of the sale of said bonds shall be used for the purchase of land, or erecting a building, or buildings or in any other way in the location of the said Delta Teachers' College.

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

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