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CHAPTER 345 An act to incorporate the Lumber river railroad company and amend the charter of the town of Hub in Columbus county (chapter 101, private laws 1891). The General Assembly of North Carolina do enact:
That the territory included in the corporate limits of said town as provided in section 10 above is hereby created and established asa school district in the county of Columbus, and shall be known and designated as school district No. 87 for the white race, and No. 10 for the colored race, and the respective trustees as heretofore appointed for said districts by the board of commissioners of Columbus county shall hold their offices and perform the duties thereof till June 1st, 1897 That on said day the mayor and commissioners of the town of Hub, and annually thereafter, shall elect three committemen for each of said schoo] districts, who shall hold their offices for one year and perform all the duties and things required by the general law from school committeemen, and shall, as often as necessary under the law, make proper reports of the children of school age in said district, so that the proper apportionment of the school] funds may be made for said districts.