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May borrow money and issue loan warrants.

Sec. 2. Said board of supervisors may borrow said money out of any county fund or funds not otherwise appropriated, or from other source of sources, and may issue loan warrant or warrants for the amount borrowed, the same to bear interest at a rate not exceeding six (6) per cent per annum, said loan warrants to be payable on or before February 15th, 1925, out of taxes assessed and collected for the year 1924.

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

Approved April 10, 1924.

CHAPTER 699.

SENATE BILL NO. 497.

AN ACT to authorize the board of supervisors of Warren county, Mississippi, to borrow not exceeding $10,000.00 to complete the public school term of the session 1923-1924.

Warren county may borrow money to maintain schools.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the board of supervisors of Warren county, in their discretion, are hereby empowered to borrow a sum of money not to exceed ten thousand dollars ($10,000.00) for completing the common school term for the session 1923-1924. The interest on said loan shall not exceed six per cent per annum, and said loan may be liquidated at its maturity either out of the general county fund or the common school fund or by special levy to be made at the regular time for making tax levies.

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

Approved April 10, 1924.

CHAPTER 700.

SENATE BILL NO. 469.

AN ACT to authorize the board of supervisors of Warren county, Mississippi, in their discretion, to refund to David Washington the sum of twenty eight dollars and forty cents ($28.40) for over assessment for 1921.

Warren county may refund to David Washington for over-payment of taxes.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the board of supervisors of Warren county, Mississippi, be and they are hereby authorized, in their discretion, to

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refund to David Washington the sum of twenty eight dollars and forty cents ($28.40) for excess county taxes collected from an over assessment of his property in the year 1921.

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

Approved March 27, 1924.

CHAPTER 701.

SENATE BILL NO. 399.

AN ACT to authorize the board of supervisors of Warren county, Mississippi, to use a sum of money out of the general funds of said county in a sum not to exceed ten thousand dollars ($10,000.00) and borrow money in case there is not sufficient money in the general fund of said county for the purpose of defraying the expenses for the operation of the county convict farm which was created and authorized by the county after the budget for 1924 had been compiled. The total sum to be used or borrowed not to exceed ten thousand dollars ($10,000.00.)

Warren county may maintain county convict farm-May borrow money, etc.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the board of supervisors of Warren county, Mississippi, be and are hereby authorized, for the purpose of defraying the expenses of the county convict farm, to use whatever money there may be available in the general funds of the said county not to exceed the sum of ten thousand dollars ($10,000.00) for the purpose herein specified.

Limitation on amount to be borrowed.

Sec. 2. In the event that there is not sufficient money in the general county fund to defray the expenses of the county convict farm, then the board of supervisors of Warren county is further authorized to borrow such additional amounts of money as may become necessary for the expense of operating the said county convict farm, but in no event the amount so used from the general county fund, or borrowed by the board of supervisors of Warren county, shall exceed the sum of ten thousand dollars ($10,000.00).

Sec. 3. That the foregoing is an enabling act that has been made to appear that the board of supervisors of Warren county have decided to run, maintain and operate a county convict farm after the said board had made up its budget at their September meeting, 1923, and having maintained and operated said county farm since January 1, 1924, it is the intent and purpose of this act to enable the said board of supervisors of Warren county to continue to

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maintain and operate said county convict farm until the next budget can be prepared by said board which becomes effective January 1, 1925, upon which date, to-wit, January 1, 1925, the provisions of this act shall expire by limitation.

Sec. 4. That this act take effect and be in force from and after its passage.

Approved March 27, 1924.

CHAPTER 702.

HOUSE BILL No. 562.

AN ACT to authorize and empower the board of supervisors of Warren county to grant and convey to C. B. Rogers, Ethel Wohner Herron and Katie Wohner Smith, and P. E. Cunningham in fee simple and forever title to that property in the city of Vicksburg now owned by them under leasehold titles, and to fix, at its discretion, the consideration thereof.

Warren county to convey certain property to C. B. Rogers, Ethel Wohner Herron, Katie Wohner Smith and P. E. Cunningham.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the board of supervisors of Warren county be, and the same are hereby authorized and empowered to grant and convey in fee simple and forever to C. B. Rogers, Ethel Wohner Herron and Katie Wohner Smith, and P. E. Cunningham all right, title and interest of Warren county to those parts of lots 249, square 44, Vicksburg proper, more fully described in Deed Books KK, page 418, and MM, page 456, of said county, now owned by them under lease-hold titles granted by the said county, which ownership is duly recorded in the chancery clerk's records of said county, that may revert to said county on expiration of the said leases, and to fix, at its discretion, the consideration for such titles. Sec. 2. That this act take effect and be in force from and after its passage.

Approved April 1, 1924.

CHAPTER 703.

HOUSE BILL No. 1047.

AN ACT to authorize the board of supervisors of Warren county, Mississippi, to appropriate five thousand dollars ($5,000.00) for the year 1924, and five thousand dollars ($5,000.00) for the year 1925, to be donated to the Kings Daughters of Vicksburg for charity work and to take care of the poor of said county.

Warren county may appropriate money to Kings Daughters.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the board of supervisors of Warren county, be

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and are hereby authorized, in their discretion, to appropriate out of the general funds of said county a sum not to exceed five thousand dollars ($5,000.00) for the year 1924, and five thousand dollars ($5,000.00) for the year 1925, which said sums may be disbursed by the board of supervisors of said county and turned over to the King's Daughters of the said county from time to time for charitable purposes and for the support and care of the poor of said county.

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

Approved April 11, 1924.

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CHAPTER 704.

HOUSE BILL No. 561.

AN ACT to validate all acts of the boards of supervisors of Warren county, Mississippi, in sustaining and providing for the poor and paupers of said county.

Validating acts of board of supervisors of Warren county.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the acts of the boards of supervisors of Warren county, in sustaining the poor of said county, and in expending money therefor, be, and the same are hereby, in all respects, validated, whether such support was for the poor in the county home or county poor house, or in the private homes, or through agency of the Kings Daughters.

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

Approved April 10, 1924.

CHAPTER 705.

HOUSE BILL No. 1027.

AN ACT authorizing the proper educational authorities of Warren county to establish and maintain junior colleges in connection with the consolidated agricultural high schools of said county.

Warren county may maintain junior colleges.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the operation of the consolidated agricultural high school system of Warren county as now operated with all the features and demands of the agricultural high school laws, insofar as same applies to course of study, selection of teachers, etc., be and the same is hereby approved.

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Sec. 2. When necessity demands, or educational conditions make same advantageous, the proper educational authorities of Warren county in their discretion may add the junior college feature to any one, or all, of the consolidated agricultural high schools of said county.

Sec. 3. The regulations governing the organization and maintenance of said junior college, or colleges, shall be the same as those set forth in chapter 204, laws of 1922.

Sec. 4. That this act take effect and be in force from and after its passage.

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AN ACT authorizing the board of supervisors of Washington county, Mississippi, in their discretion, to expend an amount of money not exceeding $7,500.00 derived from sale of timber on section 16, township 15, range 5, in said county in building extra rooms for the Hollandale Consolidated School and also erecting a school in said section 16, township 15, range 5.

Washington county may repair Hollandale Consolidated School.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the board of supervisors of Washington county, Mississippi, be and it is hereby authorized, in their discretion, to expend an amount of money not exceeding $7,500.00, which is a part of the proceeds of sale of timber on section 16 township 15, range 5, in said county, in building extra rooms for the Hollandale Consolidated School and also erecting a school in section 16, township 15, range 5.

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

Approved March 20, 1924.

CHAPTER 707.

HOUSE BILL No. 985.

AN ACT to authorize the county of Washington, Mississippi, to issue bonds for the purpose of procuring the Delta State Teachers' College. Washington county may issue bonds to secure Delta State Teachers College.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the county of Washington, be, and it is hereby. authorized, and empowered to issue bonds of the said county in the

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