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CHAPTER 128 AN ACT TO ESTABLISH A GRADED SCHOOL AT YOUNGS- VILLE, FRANKLIN COUNTY. The General Assembly of North Carolina do enact:
That it shall be the duty of the said board of trustees hereinafter named to apportion all moneys raised and received for educational purposes in the said school district in such manner as Shall be just to the white and colored races, without discrimination to the prejudice of either race, due regard being paid to the cost of keeping up and maintaining the schools for both races, separate schools to be provided for each race; and that it shall be the further duty of said board of trustees to establish and keep up a graded school in said district for the white children and one for the colored children: Provided, if the number of either race and the fund therefor is insufficient to maintain a graded school for said race, the fund may be applied to a public free school for said race under the control of said board. ‘