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An Act to Prohibit the Sale of Spiritous or Malt Liquors, Domestic Wines or Bitters of Which Spiritous Liquors Form an Ingredient, Within Five Miles of Walker McElmoyle Graded School, in Anderson County.

December 23, 1891

Acts and Joint Resolutions of the General Assembly of South Carolina 1891, Pages 1233-1234.

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 from and after the passage of this Act the sale or vending of domestic wines, or of any spirituous, malt or intoxicating liquors or bitters, within five miles of the Walker McElmoyle Graded School, in Anderson County, is hereby prohibited.

Sec. 2. That any person or persons violating the provisions of this Act shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor and, upon conviction thereof, shall be fined in a sum of not less than one hundred dollars or imprisonment for a term of not less than six months.

Sec. 3. That all Acts or parts of Acts inconsistent with this Act are hereby repealed.

Approved December 23rd, A.D. 1891.

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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