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of said school term at Friendship school in said Jones county for which there was due her the sum of $23.00; and

WHEREAS, There was issued to the said Mattie McCann county superintendent's pay certificate number 32086 for said sum of $23.00, dated March 15, 1913, and signed by L. J. Stringer, county superintendent of education, and

WHEREAS, The said county superintendent's pay certificate No. 32086 was lost and no pay warrant was issued thereon; and,

WHEREAS, The said superintendent's pay certificate has later been found in the custody of the Commercial National Bank & Trust Company of Laurel; and,

WHEREAS, It is right and proper that said amount should be paid;

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the board of supervisors of Jones county be and they are hereby authorized to pay to Mattie McCann the sum of $23.00, for her services as teacher in the Friendship school of said county for the fourth month of the term 1912-1913.

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

Approved March 26, 1924.

CHAPTER 544.

HOUSE BILL No. 675.

AN ACT to authorize and empower the board of supervisors of Jones county, in their discretion, to pay R. W. Hosey a sum not exceeding $230.00 for money and material spent on public road.

Jones county may pay R. W. Hosey for money and material spent on public road.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the board of supervisors of Jones county are hereby authorized and empowered, in their discretion to pay R. W. Hosey a sum not to exceed $230.00 for money and material spent and used on the public road of Jones county during the year 1923.

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

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AN ACT to authorize the board of supervisors of Kemper county to pay S. W. Key an amount not to exceed two hundred dollars ($200.00) for extra work done on bridge in Kemper county.

Kemper county may pay S. W. Key for work on bridge.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the board of supervisors of Kemper county be and it is hereby authorized and empowered to pay S. W. Key an amount not to exceed two hundred dollars ($200.00) for extra work done on bridge on Pawticfaw Creek on the DeKalb and Sanders. public mill road in said county year 1924.

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

Approved April 5, 1924.

CHAPTER 546.

HOUSE BILL No. 687.

AN ACT authorizing the board of supervisors of Kemper county to pay Sam Dozier the sum of seventy five dollars, or so much thereof as they may deem proper, for one mule killed by falling through a defective bridge in said county in January, 1924.

Kemper county may pay Sam Dozier for mule killed.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the board of supervisors of Kemper county, Mississippi, be and they are hereby authorized and empowered, in their discretion, to pay to Sam Dozier, out of the general county fund, the sum of seventy-five dollars, or so much thereof as they may deem proper, not to exceed the assessed value for a mule killed by falling through a defective bridge in said county in the month of January, 1924.

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

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CHAPTER 547.

SENATE BILL NO. 223.

AN ACT to authorize the board of trustees of the Kemper County Agri'cultural High School to expend the sum of $997.59 to settle past due accounts.

Kemper County Agricultural High School may pay past due accounts.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the board of trustees of Kemper County Agricultural High School be and they are hereby authorized, in their discretion, to expend from the county agricultural support and main`tenance fund, the sum of $997.59 to settle various past due accounts of said school.

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

Approved March 12, 1924.

CHAPTER 548.

SENATE BILL NO. 122.

AN ACT providing for refund to W. P. Goolsby, a citizen of Lafayette county, Mississippi, of certain monies expended by him in the working of a public road of said county.

Lafayette county may refund money to W. P. Goolsby.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the board of supervisors of Lafayette county, be and they are hereby authorized, in their discretion, to pay to W. P. Goolsby, a citizen of said county, a sum of money not exceeding five hundred dollars ($500.00) in re-payment of certain money expended by said W. P. Goolsby in the working of a puble road of district 2 of said county, together with any lawful interest paid by said Goolsby on said amount expended by him as aforesaid.

Sec. 2. That the refund to W. P. Goolsby, provided herein, shall be made in the discretion of said board of supervisors of Lafayette county, out of the road funds of district 2 of said county.

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

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AN ACT to authorize the board of supervisors of Lafayette county, Mississippi, to pay I. L. Tatum a sum of money not exceeding three hundred eighty dollars in payment for the erection and construction of bridge built by him across Yocana river in the year 1923.

Lafayette county may pay I. L. Tatum for building bridge.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the board of supervisors of Lafayette county, Mississippi, be and they are hereby authorized and empowered, in their discretion, to pay I. L. Tatum a sum of money, not to exceed three hundred eighty dollars ($380.00) or so much thereof as they may determine to be due him, in payment for the erection and construction of a public highway bridge across Yocona river in the year 1923.

Sec. 2.

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

Approved March 20, 1924.

CHAPTER 550.

HOUSE BILL No. 928.

AN ACT to authorize the board of supervisors of Lamar county, Mississippi, in its discretion, to borrow a sum not exceeding six thousand dollars ($6,000.00) to retire indebtedness and maintain public roads in district two said county for remainder of year and providing for repayment of same.

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SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the board of supervisors of Lamar county be and it is hereby authorized, in its discretion, to borrow a sum not exceeding six thousand dollars ($6.000.00) to be used in retiring existing indebtedness in Public Road District No. 2 of said county and to maintain public roads therein for the remainder of nineteen hundred twenty four and to issue certificates of indebtedness therefor due and payable not later than February 15th, of succeeding year.

Three weeks notice to be given of intent to borrow money.

Sec. 2. That twenty one days public notice of the board's intention to borrow said money shall be given before the money is borrowed and should twenty per cent of the voters of said district pro

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test by petition then an election shall be held in said district and the project ratified by a majority of those voting before the indebtedness can be incurred.

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

Approved April 1, 1924.

CHAPTER 551.

HOUSE BILL No. 413.

AN ACT to authorize the board of supervisors of Lamar county, Mississippi, in their discretion, to pay H. E. Fairbanks a sum not exceeding $100.00 out of the county treasury for three head of cattle killed in 1921 by drinking dipping vat solution negligently exposed by tick in. spector in Lamar county while engaged in tick eradication work.

Lamar county may pay H. E. Fairbanks for cattle killed.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the board of supervisors of Lamar county, Mississippi, be and they are hereby authorized, in their discretion, to pay H. E. Fairbanks a sum not to exceed $100.00 out of the county treasury, for three head of cattle killed in 1921 by drinking dipping vat solution negligently exposed by tick inspector in Lamar county while engaged in tick eradication work.

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

Approved February 29, 1924.

CHAPTER 552.

HOUSE BILL No. 517.

AN ACT to authorize and empower the board of supervisors of Lamar county, Mississippi, in its discretion, to pay Johnie Johnson a sum of money not to exceed fifty dollars ($50.00) out of the public road funds of district number three, for injuries sustained by him in December, 1923, while engaged in line of duty in said district number three, in the operation of a motor vehicle in building public roads in said district under the legal supervisor thereof.

Lamar county may pay Johnie Johnson for personal injuries.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Mississippi, That the board of supervisors of Lamar county, Mississippi, be and it is hereby authorized and empowered, in its discretion, to pay Johnie Johnson a sum of money not to exceed fifty dol

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