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An Act to Provide for the Erection of Suitable Buildings for the Common Schools of District Number One, of Wilson County.

1889 Public Laws: Chapter 316

Public Laws of the State of North Carolina Passed in 1889 - Page 323.

The General Assembly of North Carolina do enact:

Section 1. That the board of county commissioners, with the concurrence of the county board of education of Wilson County, shall provide for the erection of suitable buildings for the common schools of district number one, of Wilson County.

Sec. 2. To that end, said board of commissioners of the county of Wilson shall levy a special tax of fifteen cents on the hundred dollars worth of taxable property in said district, and forty- five cents on each taxable poll in said district. That this tax shall not be levied until approved by a majority of the voters in said district at an election to be held on the first Monday in May, eighteen hundred and eighty-nine, which election shall be held as near as may be as other elections.

Sec. 3. That this Act shall only apply to the year one thousand eight hundred and eighty-nine, and the tax herein provided for shall be included in the lists made out for State and county purposes, and collected under the same rules and regulations, pains and penalties as are provided for the collection of other taxes, and paid over by the sheriff or tax-collector to the treasurer of the board of education of Wilson County for the use of district number one.

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

Ratified the 9th day of March, 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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