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An Act to Amend an Act Entitled "An Act to Provide for the Establishment of a New School District in York County, and to Authorize the Levy and Collection of a Local Tax Therein," Approved December 23d, 1887.

December 24, 1888

Acts and Joint Resolutions of the General Assembly of South Carolina 1888, Pages 242-243.
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Section 1. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the State of South Carolina, now met and sitting in General Assembly, and by the authority of the same. That Section 1 of an Act entitled "An Act to provide for the establishment of a new school district in York County, and to authorize the levy and collection of a local tax therein," approved December 23d, 1887, be, and is hereby, amended so as to read as follows:

"Section 1. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the State of South Carolina, now met and sitting in General Assembly, and by the authority of the same, That for the purpose of maintaining public schools in the town of Blacksburg, in York County, the County Board of Examiners of York County be, and they are hereby, authorized and required to lay off a new school district, which shall embrace the following described area, to wit: Beginning at Morgan's Bridge on Buffalo Creek and running thence up said creek to a point half of a mile below Moore's Mill; thence in a straight line to Mintz's Saw Mill; thence in a straight line to Frank Moore's crossroad; thence with the Yorkville road to the Lincolnton road; thence with the Lincolnton road to the cross roads at Hannah Cashian's; thence with the Quim's road to the ford of Doolittle Creek, and thence in a straight line to the beginning, and the area thus enclosed shall constitute the said school district."

Sec. 2. That Section 2 of said Act be, and is hereby, amended so as to read as follows:

"Section 2. That said district shall be known as the School District of the Town of Blacksburg, and shall be a body politic and corporate, with such rights, privileges, and liabilities as are provided for school districts by the school laws of this State, approved March 22d, 1878.

Approved December 24th, A.D. 1888.

John P. Richardson, Governor.
William L. Mauldin, President of the Senate and Lt. Governor.
James Simons, Jr., Speaker of the House of Representatives.



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