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A Joint Resolution to Authorize and Require the Directors of the Penitentiary to Furnish to the Trustees of the Clemson Agricultural College One Hundred Additiona Convicts.

December 23, 1890

Acts and Joint Resolutions of the General Assembly of South Carolina 1890, Page 695.
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Section 1. Be it resolved 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 the Board of Directors of the South Carolina Penitentiary are hereby authorized and required, upon the order of the Board of Trustees of Clemson Agricultural College, signed by their President and Secretary, to furnish to the said Board of Trustees able-bodied convicts not to exceed one hundred in number at any one time in addition to those now furnished. In selecting such convicts care shall be taken to send such as have most skill in brick making, carpentering and blacksmithing. The said convicts to be furnished upon the same terms and conditions and used for like purposes as those furnished under an Act entitled "An Act to provide for the building and maintenance of the Clemson Agricultural College of South Carolina."

Sec. 2. This Act shall take effect immediately after its approval.

Approved December 23d, A.D. 1890.

Benjamin R. Tillman, Governor.
Eugene B. Gary, President of the Senate and Lt. Governor.
Ira B. Jones, Speaker of the House of Representatives.

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