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CHAPTER 23 An act to pay J. A. McRae money due by Randoiph county for teaching of District School No. 27 The General Assembly of North Carolina do enact:
That the Treasurer of Randolph county be and he is hereby authorized to pay to J. A. McRae seventeen dollars and fifty cents $17.50 out of the public school fund due District number Twenty-seven 27 for the colored race, as a residue for services rendered as teacher in said District during the school year ending 1896