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An Act to Amend Chapter One Hundred and Ninety-Two of the Laws of the Year One Thousand Eight Hundred and Eighty-Three, Relative to the Graded Schools of Wilson Township in Wilson County.

1891 Public Laws: Chapter 509

Public Laws of the State of North Carolina Passed in 1891 - Page 573.
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The General Assembly of North Carolina do enact:

Section 1. That chapter one hundred and ninety-two of the laws of the year eighteen hundred and eighty-three be amended by striking out the [word] "eighty-three" in line five of section two of said chapter, and inserting in lieu thereof the word "ninety-one," and by striking out the words "of white persons" in line two of section four of said chapter, and by striking out all after the word "sexes" in line four of said section down to and including the word "up" in line nine thereof and insert in lieu thereof the word "and."

Sec. 2. That section five of said chapter down to and including the word "whites" in line five thereof is hereby repealed and the following enacted in lieu thereof: "That A. Branch, F. A. Woodard, George Hackney and A. B. Deans be and they are hereby appointed a board of trustees for the Wilson graded schools, whose terms of office shall be one year, two years, three years and four years respectively, and their successors to be elected by the board of aldermen of the town of Wilson, who shall in all matters pertaining to the management of said schools respectively be associated with the committee or committees appointed for said school districts by the board of education of Wilson County."

Sec. 3. That section six of said chapter down to and including the word "children" in line five thereof is hereby repealed.

Sec. 4. That all laws and parts of laws in conflict with this Act are hereby repealed.

Sec. 5. That this Act shall be in force from and after its ratification.

Ratified the 9th day of March, A.D. 1891.

Daniel G. Fowle, Governor
Thomas M. Holt, Lt. Governor and President of the Senate
Rufus A. Doughton, Speaker of the House of Representatives

State of North Carolina,
Office Secretary of State,
Raleigh, June 13, 1891.

I, Octavius Coke, Secretary of State, hereby certify that the fore-
going are true copies of the original acts and resolutions on file in
this office.

Octavius Coke,
Secretary of State.

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