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An Act to Amend Section 1004 of the General Statutes of the State, Relating to the Branches to be Taught in the Free Public Schools.

December 15, 1892

Acts and Joint Resolutions of the General Assembly of South Carolina 1892, Pages 108-109.

Section 1. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the State of South Carolina, now met and sitting in General Assembly, and by the authority of the same, That Section one thousand and four of the General Statutes be, and the same is hereby, amended by adding thereto the following words: "And such other subjects as the State Board of Examiners may from time to time direct." So that said Section when amended shall read as follows:

"Section 1004. It shall be the duty of the County Board of Examiners, and of the Boards of Trustees hereinafter provided for, to see that in every school under their care there shall be taught, as far as practicable, orthography, reading, writing, arithmetic, geography, English grammar, history of the United States and of this State, the principles of the Constitution and laws of the United States and of this State, morals and good behavior, and such other subjects as the State Board of Examiners may from time to time direct."

Approved: December 15th, A.D. 1892.

Benjamin R. Tillman, Governor.
Eugene B. Gary, Lt. Governor and President of the Senate.
Ira B. Jones, Speaker of the House of Representatives.



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