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CHAPTER 254 An act to establish public schools for the town of Littleton, with a special tax supplemental thereto. The General Assembly of North Carolina do enact :
That Dr. Willis Alston, Jno. B. Leach, Wm. A. Johnston, M. V. Perry, B. R. Browning, W. F. Young, M. E: Hall and Alexander Brown, be and they are hereby constituted a board of trustees for said school district, and they are hereby authorized and directed to establish at least two public schools in said district, one distinct and separate and apart for the white race, and the other separate and apart for the colored race. That said board shall have power to fill all vacancies that may occur in said board, to employ teachers and do all such acts as may be necessary to carry on said schools, and shall receive no compensation for their services.