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An Act to Repeal Chapter Five Hundred and Twenty-Seven, Acts Eighteen Hundred and Ninety-Three, Establishing Graded Schools in the Town of Rocky Mount.

1895 Private Laws: Chapter 178

Private Laws of the State of North Carolina Passed in 1895 - Pages 279-280.
Click Here to view the original Act of March 6, 1893, as repealed below.

The General Assembly of North Carolina do enact:

Section 1. That chapter five hundred and twenty-seven of the public laws of eighteen hundred and ninety-three, an Act to establish graded schools in the town of Rocky Mount, counties of Nash and Edgecombe, be, and the same is hereby repealed.

Sec. 2. That the treasurer of said graded schools, after discharging existing contracts made by the board of trustees, shall pay over the funds in his hands to the county treasurers of Nash and Edgecombe, the said treasurers being allowed, however, to retain two and a half per centum commission on receipts as a compensation for his services.

Sec. 3. That the county treasurer of Nash shall, of the money paid to him as aforesaid, hold, to the use of school children of the white race in the territory in Nash County described in said Act of assembly, all money that was paid to the school treasurer for them, less the aforesaid commissions and the amount paid out on contracts for their benefit; and to the use of school children of the colored race in said territory, all the money that was paid to the said school treasurer for them, less the aforesaid commissions and the amounts paid out on contract for their benefit; and the provisions of this section shall also apply mutatis mutandis to the county treasurer of Edgecombe.

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

Ratified the 11th day of March, A.D. 1895.

Elias Carr, Governor
Rufus A. Doughton, Lt. Governor and President of the Senate
Zebulon Vance Walser, Speaker of the House of Representatives

State of North Carolina,
Office of Secretary of State,
Raleigh, May 23rd, 1895.

I, Octavius Coke, Secretary of State, hereby certify that the
foregoing (manuscript) are true copies of the original acts and
resolutions on file in this office.

Octavius Coke,
Secretary of State.

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