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SEC. 2. That the general sums appropriated by the pro- How pald, etc. visions of this act shall be passed to the credit of the State Public School and paid to the board of control of that institution, or to its treasurer, at such times and in such amounts and manner as is now provided by law and this act, and as may be made to appear to the Auditor General to be necessary.

SEC. 3. The Auditor General shall add to and incorporate To be incorpowith the State tax for the year eighteen hundred and ninetyone, the sum of thirty-eight thousand dollars and for the year eighteen hundred and ninety-two the sum of thirtyseven thousand three hundred dollars to be assessed, levied and collected, which sums when collected shall be passed to the credit of the general fund to reimburse it for the sums appropriated by section one of this act.

This act is ordered to take immediate effect.
Approved April 16, 1891.

rated in taxes for 1891-92.

[ No. 35. ]

AN ACT to prevent the taking, catching or destruction of

fish in Donnell's lake and Diamond lake in Penn township, Mud lake in Calvin township and Indian lake, Dewey lake, Cable lake, Magician lake and Crooked lake in Silver Creek township, all in the county of Cass; and Crooked lake and Round lake in the township of Keeler in Van Buren county; and Brush lake in the townships of Berrien and Pipestone, and Long Lake in Berrien township, Berrien county, and Lee lake in Newton township in the county of Calhoun.

SECTION 1. The People of the State of Michigan enact, Unlawful to fish That it shall not be lawful for any person to take, catch or ner, etc. kill any fish in the lakes known as Donnell's lake and Diamond lake in Penn township, Mud lake in Calvin township and Indian lake, Dewey lake, Cable lake, Magician lake and Crooked lake in Silver Creek township, all in the county of Cass; and Crooked lake and Round lake in the township of Keeler in Van Buren county; and Brush lake in the townships of Berrien and Pipestone, and Long lake in Berrien township, Berrien county; Lee lake in Newton township, county of Calhoun, with spear, net, [grap-hook] grab-hook or by the use of jacks or artificial light of any kind, or any kind of fire-arms or explosive material, set lines or other device, except the hook and line.

SEC. 2. Any person violating any of the provisions of violation a this act shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor, and upon conviction thereof, shall be fined not to exceed twenty-five Penalty. dollars and costs of prosecution, or imprisoned in the county jail not to exceed thirty days, or both such fine and imprisonment, in the discretion of the court.

misdemeanor.

Evidence of vio. lation of act.

SEC. 3. In all prosecutions under this act it shall be prima facie evidence on the part of the people of the violation of the provisions of this act, to show that the defendant was found upon the waters of said lakes with spear, net, trapnet, jack or artificial light of any kind, or with dynamite, giant powder, or any other explosive substance or combination of substances.

This act is ordered to take immediate effect.
Approved April 21, 1891.

City may purcbase rights of toll road companies, etc.

[ No. 36. ] AN ACT to authorize the cities and townships of this

State to acquire by purchase or condemnation all the rights of toll or plank road companies in the streets or highways of such city or township, and to authorize such toll or plank road companies to sell the whole or any portion of its road or franchise to any city or township in which the same may be located, or to any other person or corporation.

SECTION 1. The People of the State of Michigan enact, That any city of the State in which any toll road company has the right to maintain gates or collect toll, [on] or any street or highway within said city, may purchase all rights of said company in such street or highway at a valuation to be agreed on between the common council of the city and the board of directors of such toll road company.

SEC. 2. In case no agreement can be reached for the purchase of the rights of such toll road company, said city is authorized to condemn such rights in which condemnation such city shall proceed as in the condemnation of lands for streets, according to the provisions of act number one hundred and twenty-four of the public acts of one thousand eight hundred and eighty-three, and the acts amendatory thereof, so far as the same are applicable, but the damages to which such company may be entitled shall be paid wholly by said city.

SEC. 3. Any plank road company organized under any of the laws of this State, is hereby authorized to sell the whole or any portion of its road and franchises to any city, township, person, or corporation on such terms as may be mutually agreed upon.

This act is ordered to take immediate effect.
Approved April 21, 1891.

May condemn such rights.

Authority to sell,

[ No. 37. ] AN ACT to amend section ten of act number two hundred

and thirty of the public acts of eighteen hundred and eighty-nine, being an act to amend chapter seven, of act number two hundred and forty-three, of the public acts of the year eighteen hundred and eighty-one, entitled “An act to revise and consolidate the laws relating to the establishment, opening, improvement, and maintenance of highways and private roads, and the building, repairing and preservation of bridges within the State," and acts amendatory thereof.

SECTION 1. The People of the State of Michigan enact, Section amended. That section ten of chapter seven of act number two hundred and thirty, of the public acts of eighteen hundred and eighty-nine, be and the same is hereby amended as follows:

SEC. 10. Whenever the commissioners of highways of any Bridges in two two adjoining townships in different counties shall determine townships, how that an exigency exists requiring that a bridge should be maintained. constructed on or across the county line over any stream or sink-hole, either crossing or running along the boundary line between such townships, such bridge shall be built and maintained at the equal joint expense of such townships. The commissioners of the townships interested, either of Commissioners whom may give notice to the other, of meetings of said to act jointly. commissioners for the purposes mentioned in this act, shall jointly agree upon the plans and specifications for such bridge, and shall jointly let contracts for the construction thereof, in the same manner as near as may be, as provided in section one of this chapter for letting similar (contracts) contract: Provided, That no such [contracts] contract shall be Proviso. let until the money necessary to cover the contract price shall have been raised or provided for by vote of the electors of said adjoining townships as provided for in sections three and four of this chapter.

This act is ordered to take immediate effect.
Approved April 21, 1891.

[ No. 38. ]

AN ACT to amend section six of act two hundred and

seventy-three of the public acts of one thousand eight hundred and eighty-nine, entitled "An act to provide for selecting and drawing jurors for the circuit court of the county of Saginaw," being section seven thousand six hundred and thirty j of Howell's Annotated Statutes.

SECTION 1. The People of the State of Michigan enact, Section amended. That section six of act two hundred and seventy-three of the public acts of one thousand eight hundred and eighty

nine, entitled “An act to provide for the selecting and drawing jurors for the circuit court of the county of Saginaw, being section seven thousand six hundred and thirty j of Howell's Annotated Statutes, be and the same is hereby

amended so as to read as follows: Duty of clerk on Sec. 6. On receiving such lists, the county clerk shall file receiving lists,

the same in his office, and shall write down the names contained therein on separate pieces of paper of the same size and appearance, as near as may be, and shall fold up each of said pieces of paper so as to conceal the names thereon; and he shall make two separate packages for each township and for each ward in the cities of said county, one package for the names of the grand jurors and one for the names of the petit jurors, upon each of which packages he shall indorse the name of the township, or ward in any city in which the persons whose names are contained in such package reside, and also indorse the words, "grand jurors” and "petit jurors," respectively on such packages containing the

names of the same. He shall place in package marked placed in pack “grand jurors" all the names appearing upon the list

returned as grand jurors, and in the package marked "petit jurors” all the names returned upon the list marked "petit jurors," from the township or ward represented by the name indorsed upon such package; and he shall number

said packages in numerical order, commencing with number How jury drawn, one. The drawing of jurors for service in said court shall

be conducted in the manner provided by the general statutes
now, or at any time hereafter in force, regulating the draw-
ing of jurors in courts of record. All names once drawn
shall, in case the person so drawn shall serve as a juryman,
be destroyed, so that the same person shall not be required
to serve as a juryman more than one term of said court in
any one year.

Ordered to take immediate effect.
Approved April 21, 1891.

Names to be

[No. 39. ]

AN ACT to amend section twenty-seven of act two hundred

forty-four of the public acts of one thousand eight hundred eighty-one, entitled "An act to authorize the incorporation of companies for the construction of union railroad stations and depots, with the necessary connecting [tracks] tracts, and the management of the same," the same being section thirty-four hundred and eighty-four of Howell's Annotated Statutes.

Section amended.

SECTION 1. The People of the State of Michigan enact, That section twenty-seven of act two hundred forty-four of the public acts of one thousand eight hundred eightyone, entitled "An act to authorize the incorporation of companies for the construction of union railroad stations and depots, with the necessary connecting (tracks] tracts, and the management of the same," the same being section thirty-four hundred and eighty-four of Howell's Annotated Statutes, be and the same is hereby amended so as to read as follows:

SEC. 27. If any such company shall not, within one year to begin conafter its organization, begin the construction of its depots one year, etc. or tracks, and expend thereon forty per cent on the amount of the capital stock subscribed, and so far complete as to put the same in active operation with the necessary machinery and buildings for the most economical and rapid handling and transaction of all the business of all the companies using its tracks and station grounds, in three years from the time of its organization, its act of incorporation shall become void.

This act is ordered to take immediate effect.
Approved April 21, 1891.

[ No. 40. ]

AN ACT to prevent the killing of deer in the counties of

Allegan and Van Buren for a period of three years. SECTION 1. The People of the State of Michigan enact, Deer protected That any person or persons who shall kill any deer within for three years. the counties of Allegan or Van Buren for a period of three years shall be pupished as provided by section two of this act.

SEC. 2. Any person or persons who shall kill any deer Penalty. within the counties of Allegan and Van Buren for a period of three years, shall, upon conviction thereof, be punished by a fine of twenty-five dollars and costs or thirty days imprisonment in the county jail, or by both such fine and imprisonment at the discretion of the court.

Approved April 23, 1891.

[ No. 41.]

AN ACT to provide for the protection of associations and

unions of workingmen and artisans, or other persons in their labels, trade-marks, and forms of advertisement, and to punish the counterfeiting and fraudulent use of such labels, trade-marks, and forms of advertisement.

SECTION 1. The People of the State of Michigan enact, Unlawful to That whenever any association or union of workingmen or mark, label, etc. artisans or other persons, citizens of the United States, have

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