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CHAPTER 382 AN ACT TO ESTABLISH GRADED SCHOOLS IN CROSS CREEK TOWNSHIP, CUMBERLAND COUNTY, AND TO ISSUE BONDS AND TO LEVY A SPECIAL TAX FOR THE ESTABLISHING AND SUPPORT OF SAME. The General Assembly of North Carolina do enact:
That said Trustees may elect a principal for the graded school for white children (who may be Superintendent) and shall elect a principal for the graded school for colored children annually on the first Tuesday of June in each year, or subsequently as may be deemed for the best interests of the schools. Teachers for both white and colored schools may also be elected on the first Tuesday in June of each year, or subsequently as the best interests of the schools may require. In the election of teachers, preference shall be given to those applicants who attend some school or method in teaching.