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An Act to Amend the Laws of 1885 and 1887 so as to Provide Additional Educational Facilities for the Croatan Indians, Citizens of Robeson County, North Carolina.

1889 Public Laws: Chapter 60

Public Laws of the State of North Carolina Passed in 1889 - Page 72.
Click Here to view the original February 10, 1885 Act, as amended in Section 1 below.
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The General Assembly of North Carolina do enact:

Section 1. That chapter fifty-one, section two, of the laws of one thousand eight hundred and eighty-five be amended by adding after the word "law" in the last line of said section the words, "and there shall be excluded from such separate schools for the said Croatan Indians all children of the negro race to the fourth generation."

Sec. 2. That section seven, chapter four hundred, of the laws of one thousand eight hundred and eighty-seven be amended as follows: strike out in lines two and three the words, "for two years and no longer;" strike out in line fifteen all after the words "eighty-eight," and insert "and every six months thereafter."

Sec. 3. That section ten of said chapter four hundred, laws of one thousand eight hundred and eighty-seven, be amended by striking out in line three the word "fifteen" and inserting the word "ten" in lieu thereof.

Sec. 4. That this Act shall be in force from and after its ratification.

Ratified the 2d day of February, A.D. 1889.

Daniel G. Fowle, Governor
Thomas M. Holt, Lt. Governor and President of the Senate
Augustus Leazar, Speaker of the House of Representatives

State of North Carolina,
Office Secretary of State,
Raleigh, June 6, 1889.

I, William L. Saunders, Secretary of State, hereby certify that the
foregoing are true copies of the original acts and resolutions on file
in this office.

William L. Saunders,
Secretary of State.



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