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(cH APTER 117 An act to establish graded schools in the city of NewBerne. The General Assembly of North Carolina do enact :
That the school committee of district number eight in the county of Craven, and their successors in office, and E. A. Richardson, V. A. Crawford, I. B. Abbott, A. Bass, B. W. Morris, George H. White, Robert G. Mosely, A. G. Oden, George S. Fisher, Joseph Mumford, M. Pr. Bryan, Rey. George. B. W illis, John A. Jones,+H Rkbins, be ad they are stelle conmitiated a boada of trustees for the graded school for the colored children; . that said board shall have power to fill all vacancies o curring in said board; to employ teachers and do such acts as shall be necessary to carry on said grad school for colored children.