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Joint Resolution of the South Carolina House of Representatives and Senate.

December 20, 1866

The Statutes at Large of South Carolina, Volume XIII, Page 483.

In the House of Representatives, December 19, 1866.

Resolved, That the Commissioners of Free Schools for the several Parishes and Districts of the State be, and they are hereby, authorized and empowered to receive any sum, or sums of money, that may be appropriated by Congress, or donated by persons, for the education of the colored children of said Parishes, and to apply the same to the aforesaid purpose, by hiring or building school houses, procuring teachers and books, and arranging the modes of instruction, and the said Commissioners shall have power to superintend and manage the said schools.

Resolved, That the House do agree to the resolution.
Ordered, That it be sent to the Senate for concurrence.
By order: JOHN T. SLOAN, C. H. R.

In the Senate, December 20, 1866.

Resolved, That the Senate do concur in the resolution.
Ordered, That it be returned to the House of Representatives.
By order: WM. E. MARTIN, C. S.

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