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An Act for the Benefit of Public Schools in the County of Tyrrell.

1897 Public Laws: Chapter 450

Public Laws and Resolutions of the State of North Carolina Passed in 1897 - Pages 639-640.

The General Assembly of North Carolina do enact:

Section 1. That upon the application of a majority of the qualified voters of any township in the county of Tyrrell, signed by petition, filed with the board of county commissioners of said county, the said board of commissioners shall, annually thereafter, levy in such township a special tax of fifteen cents on the one hundred dollars valuation of property and forty-five cents on each poll.

Sec 2. That said tax shall be applied to the public schools of the township asking for the same.

Sec. 3. That said tax shall be collected and paid out under the same rules and regulations as other taxes are.

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 That all laws and parts of laws in conflict with this Act are hereby repealed.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 8th day of March, A.D. 1897.

Daniel L. Russell, Jr., Governor
Charles A. Reynolds, Lt. Governor and President of the Senate
A.F. Hileman, Speaker of the House of Representatives

State of North Carolina,
Office of Secretary of State,
Raleigh, April 28th, 1897.

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

Cyrus Thompson,
Secretary of State.

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