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sell public improvement bonds in the sum of thirty five thousand dollars ($35,000.00), or so much thereof as may be necessary, at a rate of interest not exceeding six per cent per annum, for the purpose of surfacing, constructing and draining the front or beach road of said town, and may issue and sell said bonds even though the amount thereof, including outstanding bonds may exceed the limitation fixed by general laws of the state or town. Special tax not exceeding 10 mills may be levied.

Sec. 2. That said town of Waveland be, and is hereby authorized and empowered to levy a special tax on all the taxable property within said town, at a rate of not more than ten mills on the dollar each year to pay the principal and interest on said bonds. Approval of the issue to be submitted to qualified electors.

Sec. 3. The issuance of said bonds shall first be submitted to an election and approved by a majority of the qualified electors of said town voting in said election in the manner provided by the general election laws of the town and state.

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

Approved February 5, 1924.

CHAPTER 428.

SENATE BILL No. 413.

AN ACT authorizing and empowering the mayor and board of aldermen of the town of Waynesboro, Mississippi, to borrow the sum of $3,000.00 on loan warrant or use $3,000.00 of the school bond sinking fund or as much thereof as is necessary within their discretion for the purpose of repairing the sewer line of the Waynesboro High School.

Waynesboro may borrow money to make certain improvements.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the mayor and board of aldermen of the town of Waynesboro, Mississippi, be and they are hereby authorized and empowered within their discretion to borrow $3,000.00 and issue a loan warrant for same or use the sum of $3,000.00 or so much thereof as is necessary of the school bond sinking fund that is now on hand for the purpose of repairing the sewer line connected with the Waynesboro High School.

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

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CHAPTER 429.

HOUSE BILL No. 968.

AN ACT to authorize the board of supervisors of Adams county to transfer certain sixteenth section school funds to the general school fund of said county.

Adams supervisors may transfer sixteenth section funds:

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the board of supervisors of Adams county are hereby authorized to transfer all sixteenth section school funds belonging to township 4, range 5, west, and township 3, range 5, west, Adams county, to the general school fund of said county. Sec. 2. That this act take effect and be in force from and after its passage.

Approved April 8, 1924.

CHAPTER 430.

HOUSE BILL No. 967.

AN ACT to authorize and empower the road commissioners of the Corinth to the Gulf Public Road District of Alcorn county to transfer from the bond, interest, and sinking fund to.the maintenance fund of said road district, by and with the consent of the board of supervisors of Alcorn county, the sum of $4,000.00.

Authority to transfer from bond, interest and sinking fund to maintenance fund of certain road district.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the road commissioners of the Corinth to the Gulf Public Road District of Alcorn county, Mississippi, be, and they are hereby authorized and empowered by and with the consent and approval of the board of supervisors of said county, to transfer from the bond, interest, and sinking fund of said road district to the maintenance fund of said road district, the sum of $4,000.00, which will not be needed during the present year to pay bonds or bond interest.

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

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CHAPTER 431.

HOUSE BILL No. 163.

AN ACT to authorize the trustees of the Alcorn County Agricultural High School to repay money borrowed and used in the construction of school buildings of the said agricultural high school.

Alcorn County Agricultural High School Trustees authorized to repay money borrowed.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the trustees of the Alcorn County Agricultural High School be, and they are hereby authorized to pay to the Corinth Bank & Trust Company, of Corinth, Mississippi, out of the agricultural high school funds of said county, a note for forty five hundred dollars ($4500.00) now past due, and the interest thereon, not to exceed six per cent per annum, which money was borrowed by the said agricultural high school from the said Corinth Bank & Trust Company, and used in the construction of school` buildings on the agricultural high school property, and now in use by the said agricultural high school.

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

Approved February 5, 1924.

CHAPTER 432.

HOUSE BILL No. 147.

AN ACT to authorize the board of supervisors of Alcorn county, in its discretion, to transfer one hundred twenty eight dollars and five cents ($128.05) belonging to the jail bond fund to the general county fund. Alcorn county authorized to transfer money from jail bond fund to general county fund.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the board of supervisors of Alcorn county, Mississippi, be and it is hereby empowered, in its discretion, to transfer to the general county fund of the county one hundred twenty eight and five hundredths dollars ($128.05) belonging to the jail bond fund of the county, there being a balance thereof in said fund after paying off all of the jail bonds.

Sec. 2.

its passage.

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

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CHAPTER 433.

HOUSE BILL No. 95.

AN ACT to authorize the board of supervisors of Alcorn county, in their discretion, to pay to D. W. Jones a sum not exceeding five hundred dollars ($500.00) to compensate him for personal injuries sustained when a truck upon which he was riding fell through a defective bridge on a public road in Alcorn county.

Alcorn county may pay D. W. Jones for personal injuries.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the board of supervisors of Alcorn county be and are hereby authorized and empowered, in their discretion, to pay to D. W. Jones a sum not exceeding five hundred dollars ($500.00) to compensate him for personal injuries sustained when a truck upon which he was riding fell through a defective bridge on a public road in Alcorn county. Said accident occurred in the year 1923.

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

Approved February 29, 1924.

CHAPTER 434.

HOUSE BILL No. 990.

AN ACT to authorize and empower the board of supervisors of Alcorn county upon a petition of a majority of the highway commissioners of the Corinth to the Gulf Public Road District requesting same to borrow the sum of not exceeding ten thousand dollars ($10,000.00) for the purpose of constructing a link of public road connecting the Corinth to the Gulf Public Highway with the proposed Rienzi to Ripley Public Road.

Alcorn county may borrow money to complete link in public road.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the board of supervisors of Alcorn county be, and they are hereby authorized and empowered, in their discretion, acting upon a petition of a majority of the highway commissioners of the Corinth to the Gulf Public Road District of said county, to borrow not exceeding ten thousand dollars ($10,000.00) for the purpose of constructing a link of road to connect the said Corinth to the Gulf Public Highway with a proposed public highway to be built along the Old Stage Road, leading from Rienzi to Ripley. Not to borrow under certain conditions.

Sec. 2. In the event the said proposed road from Rienzi towards Ripley shall fail and not be contructed, then, in that event, the

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said board of supervisors shall have no authority to borrow said money but shall only borrow the same in the event the said proposed road shall have been constructed.

Loan certificates to issue if link is completed.

Sec. 3. In the event the proposed public road from Rienzi toward Ripley be constructed and said board of supervisors determine to borrow said money or any part thereof, then a loan certificate shall be issued evidencing said indebtedness, bearing interest at a rate of not exceeding six per cent per annum, to become due and payable within not exceeding three years from the date of issuance, and the board of supervisors shall make a tax levy sufficient to pay said certificate at maturity.

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

Approved April 10, 1924.

CHAPTER 435.

HOUSE BILL No. 965.

AN ACT to authorize the board of supervisors of Amite county to pay Pete White a sum not to exceed fifty dollars for cows killed from drinking dipping poison.

Amite county may pay Pete White for cows killed.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the board of supervisors of Amite county, Mississippi, be and they are hereby authorized to pay to Pete White a sum not to exceed fifty dollars ($50.00) for the loss of cattle dying from the effects of poisoning, caused from drinking dipping fluid flowing from the dipping vat into the pasture, in October, 1923.

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

Approved April 8, 1924.

CHAPTER 436.

HOUSE BILL No. 662.

AN ACT to authorize the board of supervisors of Amite county in their discretion to pay J. H. Carraway, a sum not to exceed thirty dollars ($30.00) for damage done to his horse, buggy and property from falling through a defective bridge on a public highway.

Amite county may pay J. H. Carraway for damage to horse, etc.

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

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