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CHAPTER 527.

HOUSE BILL No. 1044.

AN ACT to authorize the board of supervisors of Humphreys county to employ a farm demonstration agent.

Humphreys county may employ farm demonstration agent.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the board of supervisors of Humphreys county be and are hereby empowered, in their discretion, to employ a county farm demonstration agent.

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

Approved April 11, 1924.

CHAPTER 528.

HOUSE BILL No. 542.

AN ACT to authorize the board of supervisors of Itawamba county to purchase road machinery.

Itawamba county may purchase road machinery.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the board of supervisors of Itawamba county be and the same is hereby authorized and empowered, in its discretion, to buy road machinery and to pay for same out of the road funds of the various districts on the installment plan.

Provided, that the machinery so purchased shall be paid for during the term of office of the present incumbents and provided, that the amount expended shall not exceed five thousand dollars ($5,000.00) for each district.

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

Approved March 20, 1924.

CHAPTER 529.

HOUSE BILL No. 293.

AN ACT to authorize the board of supervisors and the county superintendent of education of Jackson county, in their discretion, to pay Dolla Graham the sum of twenty five dollars per month for the seven months term of Orange Grove Public School for 1923-1924, as teacher in said school.

Jackson county may pay Dolla Graham for teaching.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the board of supervisors of Jackson county, and the county superintendent of education of Jackson county, in

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their discretion, are hereby authorized and empowered to pay Dolla Graham out of the public school funds of Jackson county the sum of twenty-five dollars per month for the seven months 1923-1924 term of Orange Grove public school in said county of Jackson, as teacher in said school, in the total sum of one hundred and seventy-five dollars.

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

Approved February 16, 1924.

CHAPTER 530.

HOUSE BILL No. 294.

AN ACT to authorize the board of supervisors and the county superintendent of education of Jackson county, in their discretion, to pay Lula Hughes the sum of thirty dollars per month for the nine months term of the Lyon Consolidated School for 1923-1924 term, as teacher in said school.

Jackson county may pay Lula Hughes for teaching.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the board of supervisors of Jackson county, and the county superintendent of education of Jackson county, in their discretion, are hereby authorized and empowered to pay LulaHughes the sum of thirty dollars per month for the nine months 1923-1924 term of the Lyon Consolidated School out of the public school funds of said county, as teacher in said school, in the total sum of two hundred and seventy dollars.

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

Approved February 16, 1924.

CHAPTER 531.

HOUSE BILL No. 522.

AN ACT to amend section 2 of chapter 435 of the laws of Mississippi for 1922, authorizing the board of supervisors of Jackson county to acquire land and construct buildings thereon suitable for agricultural and industrial fairs, to appropriate money for the acquirement of such lands, structures and facilities, and for the maintenance and conduct of such fairs.

Jackson county may acquire land and construct buildings for fairs.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That section 2, of chapter 435 of laws of Mississippi, 1922, be so amended as to read as follows:

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Sec. 2. That the board of supervisors of said Jackson county be and it is hereby authorized to establish and maintain agricultural and industrial fairs therein and on the premises provided therefor in section 1 of this act, and to have such fairs conducted and maintained under its control or supervision, and to appropriate and expend a sum not to exceed fifteen hundred dollars annually from the general funds of said county for conducting and maintaining such agricultural and industrial fairs therein.

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

Approved March 13, 1924.

CHAPTER 532.

SENATE BILL No. 568.

AN ACT authorizing the board of supervisors of Jasper county, Mississippi, to employ a county demonstration agent for the remainder of the calendar year 1924.

Jasper county may employ demonstration agent.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the board of supervisors of Jasper county, Mississippi, be, and they are hereby authorized and empowered, in their discretion, to employ and contract with a county demonstration agent for the remainder of the calendar year 1924, and to pay salary of said agent out of the general county funds, not otherwise appropriated.

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

Approved April 10, 1924.

CHAPTER 533.

HOUSE BILL No. 852.

AN ACT authorizing the board of supervisors of Jasper county, to accept in full settlement of a certain trust deed and note executed by J. O. Buckley and his wife, A. M. Buckley, to R. O. Eddins, treasurer of Jasper county, on the 4th day of February, 1920, the sum of $2,000.00, and relieving M. B. Stringer, J. C. Cross, R. A. Smith, G. W. Kelly and J. W. Reid and their official bondsmen of any further liability in connection with the said trust deed and note and the sale thereunder. Board of Supervisors of Jasper county authorized to make settlement of a certain trust deed.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the board of supervisers of Jasper county, be and they are hereby authorized, empowered and directed to accept in

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full and complete settlement and satisfaction of that certain note and trust deed securing the same, of date February 4th, 1920, payable to R. O. Eddins, treasurer of Jasper county, and his successor in office, which trust deed and note was given to secure a loan made by the board of supervisors of said county to J. O. Buckley and his wife, A. M. Buckley, out of the bond interest and sinking fund of road district number 4, of said county, the sum of $2,000.00 and that when such sum of $2,000.00 is paid over to the said county, the trustee in the said trust deed is authorized to cancel said note and said trust deed of record.

Ex-members board of supervisors and their bondsmen released from liability.

Sec. 2. That M. B. Stringer, J. C. Cross, R. A. Smith, G. W. Kelly and J. W. Reid, ex-members of the board of supervisors of said county and their official bondsmen, be and they are hereby released from any liability in connection with or by reason of the making of said loan or on account of the sale of the property covered by said trust deed and in which said loan was made.

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

Approved April 5, 1924.

CHAPTER 534.

SENATE BILL No. 495.

AN ACT authorizing the board of supervisors of Jefferson Davis county, Mississippi, to pay John Pace a sum of one hundred and fifty dollars ($150.00) for the loss of a horse killed by falling through a defective bridge in said county.

Jefferson Davis county may pay John Pace for horse killed.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the board of supervisors of Jefferson Davis county, Mississippi, are hereby authorized and empowered, in their discretion to pay John Pace a sum of money not to exceed one hundred and fifty dollars ($150.00) for the loss of a horse killed by falling through a defective bridge in said county.

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

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CHAPTER 535.

SENATE BILL No. 440.

AN ACT to authorize the board of supervisors of Jefferson Davis county, Mississippi, to pay, in their discretion, George Paige a sum not exceeding $100.00 or so much thereof as is necessary on account of injuries sustained by his mule caused by falling through a defective bridge in said county.

Jefferson Davis county may pay George Paige for injury to mule.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the board of supervisors of Jefferson Davis county, Mississippi, are hereby authorized to pay in their discretion George Paige a sum not exceeding $100.00 or so much thereof as is necessary, for damages to a mule caused by falling through a defective bridge in said county, in the year 1923.

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

Approved April 10, 1924.

CHAPTER 536.

SENATE BILL No. 239.

AN ACT to authorize the board of supervisors of Jefferson Davis county, Mississippi, in their discretion, to pay Sam Graham the sum of thirty five dollars ($35.00) for transporting school children.

Jefferson Davis county may pay Sam Graham for transporting children.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of te State of Mississippi, That the board of supervisors of Jefferson Davis county, Mississippi, are hereby authorized, in its discretion, to pay Sam Graham not exceeding the sum of thirty-five ($35.00) dollars for transporting school children to Santee and Carson schools in Jefferson Davis county, Mississippi, during the year 1923.

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

Approved March 12, 1924.

CHAPTER 537.

HOUSE BILL No. 32.

AN ACT authorizing the board of supervisors of Jefferson Davis county, Mississippi, in their discretion, to divide the balance of the school funds of the Santee separate school district between the Harmony special school district and the Santee consolidated school district. Jefferson Davis county authorized to divide certain school funds.

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

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