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CHAPTER 454.

SENATE BILL No. 567.

AN ACT authorizing the board of supervisors of Carroll county to refund certain taxes erroneously paid.

Carroll county authorized to make certain refunds.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the board of supervisors of Carroll county are hereby authorized and empowered to refund to the taxpayers the funds paid by them into the county treasury as interest on a road issue in the year 1919; the bonds never having been issued, upon which said interest was paid.

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

Approved April 10, 1924.

CHAPTER 455.

HOUSE BILL No. 334.

AN ACT to authorize the board of supervisors of Chickasaw county, Mississippi, to appropriate and expend the unexpended balance of road bond issue funds of beat two in Chickasaw county, Mississippi, for the purpose of graveling certain parts of roads across Schoona Bottom. Chickasaw county to use certain funds for road purposes.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the board of supervisors of Chickasaw county, Mississippi, are hereby authorized to expend any road bond issue funds which may be on hand to the credit of Beat Two in Chickasaw county for the purpose of graveling certain parts of road in Beat Two of Chickasaw county, across Schoona Bottom.

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

Approved February 29, 1924.

CHAPTER 456.

HOUSE BILL No. 234.

AN ACT to authorize the county superintendent of education of Chickasaw county to pay O. A. Spencer for services rendered as teacher in the public school of Okolona, Mississippi, for the time he had no teachers license.

Chickasaw county to pay O. A. Spencer for services as teacher.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the county superintendent of education of Chickasaw county is hereby authorized and empowered to pay Mr.

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O. A. Spencer, by issuing proper pay certificate, for his services as teacher in the public school at Okolona, Mississippi, in said county, the amount due him as fixed by contract with the trustees of said school and the superintendent thereof; for all time taught in which he did not have a teacher's license, during the present session, upon the making and filing the usual teacher's reports as required by law, properly signed by the trustees and the superintendent of said school.

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

Approved February 16, 1924.

CHAPTER 457.

HOUSE BILL No. 746.

AN ACT to authorize the board of supervisors of Chickasaw county to pay S. F. McGill a sum not to exceed seventy five dollars for a horse killed by falling through a defective bridge.

Chickasaw county to pay S. F. Gill for horse killed.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the board of supervisors of Chickasaw county be and the same are hereby authorized to pay S. F. McGill a sum not to exceed seventy-five dollars for a horse killed by falling through a defective bridge on the public road in Chickasaw county November 29, 1922.

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

Approved April 1, 1924.

CHAPTER 458.

HOUSE BILL No. 778.

AN ACT to authorize the board of supervisors of Chickasaw county to pay J. A. King a sum not to exceed seventy five dollars ($75.00) for a mule killed by falling through a defective bridge on a public road in Chickasaw county.

Chickasaw county to pay J. A. King for mule killed.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the board of supervisors of Chickasaw county, Mississippi, be and it is hereby authorized, to pay J. A. King, a

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sum not to exceed seventy five dollars ($75.00) for a mule killed by falling through a defective bridge on a public road in Chickasaw county on April 8th, 1922.

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

Approved April 1, 1924.

CHAPTER 459.

HOUSE BILL No. 1022.

AN ACT to authorize the board of supervisors of Choctaw county, in their discretion, to pay Alex Mills for construction and maintaining two miles of road in the Kenago road district of Choctaw county.

Choctaw county to pay Alex Mills for road work.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the board of supervisors of Choctaw county, Mississippi, be and they are hereby authorized, in their discretion, to pay Alex Mills a sum not exceeding one hundred thirty one dollars and seventy four cents ($131.74) for construction work and maintaining a piece of road running a distance of about two miles in Kenago road district of said county.

Sec. 2. There is nothing in this act to be construed as a liability against said Kenago road district of said county, but simply an authority granted for the payment of said amount, in event the board of supervisors deem said claim just.

Sec. 3.

its passage.

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

Approved April 11, 1924.

CHAPTER 460.

SENATE BILL NO. 179.

AN ACT to authorize the board of supervisors of Claiborne county to expend for public road purposes an unused balance of $309.56 remaining in the treasury to the credit of Reganton consolidated school district after said district has been dissolved.

Claiborne county may use certain funds for road purposes.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the board of supervisors of Claiborne county, Mississippi, are hereby authorized to expend on the public roads in what was Reganton Consolidated School District of said county an unused balance of $309.56 which remains in the county treasury after said school district has been dissolved.

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

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AN ACT authorizing and empowering the county superintendent of education of Claiborne county, Mississippi, in his discretion, to pay to J. R. Burnett the sum of $17.19 for the transportation of certain school children to and from Oak Ridge School during the session of 1922-1923. Claiborne county may pay J. R. Burnett for transporting school children. SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the county superintendent of education of Claiborne county, Mississippi, is hereby authorized and empowered, in his discretion, to pay J. R. Burnett by issuing proper certificate, seventeen dollars and nineteen cents ($17.19) as services for transferring school children to and from Oak Ridge School in said county for the session 1922 and 1923.

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

Approved March 13, 1924.

CHAPTER 462.

HOUSE, BILL No. 971.

AN ACT authorizing the board of supervisors of Claiborne county to approve a supplemental list of educable children of said county. SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of · Claiborne county to approve supplemental list of school children.

Mississippi, That the board of supervisors of Claiborne county, Mississippi, be and the same is hereby authorized to approve a supplemental list of educable children as compiled by the county superintendent of education.

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

Approved April 9, 1924.

CHAPTER 463.

HOUSE BILL No. 270.

AN ACT authorizing and empowering the board of supervisors of Clarke county, in their discretion, to pay W. P. Howell the sum of fifty dollars or so much thereof as they may see fit to reimburse the said W. P. Howell for damages done to his automobile by the felling of a tree on said automobile by the convicts of said county by working the public roads thereof in the month of December, 1923.

Clarke county may pay W. P. Howell for damage to automobile.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the board of supervisors of Clark county, Mississippi, be and the same are hereby authorized and empowered in

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their discretion, to pay W. P. Howell the sum of fifty dollars ($50.00) or so much thereof as they may see fit to reimburse the said W. P. Howell for damages done to automobile of said W. P. Howell by the felling of a tree thereon by the convict gang of said county while working the public roads thereof, in and during the month of December, 1923.

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

Approved February 16, 1924.

CHAPTER 464.

HOUSE BILL No. 860.

AN ACT authorizing the board of supervisors of Clay county to pay in their discretion to Taylor Neeley, a sum not exceeding $50.00 for damage caused to a mule falling through defective bridge in said county.

Clay county may pay Taylor Neely for mule killed.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the board of supervisors of Clay county in their discretion, may pay Taylor Neeley a sum not exceeding $50.00 for damages sustained by reason of his mule falling through a defective bridge on the public highway of said county.

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

Approved April 5th, 1924.

CHAPTER 465.

HOUSE BILL No. 784.

AN ACT to authorize the board of supervisors of Clay county to pay S. L. Beach for burial expenses incurred, mules killed, and loss and damage to machinery sustained, by reason of the collapse of a bridge on a public road in said county.

Clay county may pay S. L. Beach for losses sustained in collapse of a bridge. SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the board of supervisors of Clay county be authorized to pay S. L. Beach the sum of seven hundred dollars ($700.00) or so much thereof as in their discretion they see fit, for the expense of burying two (2) negro boys who were drowned, for the loss of five (5) mules, also drowned, and for loss of tools and equipment

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