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594. An Act to incorporate the Hyde Park cemetery company, 6:20

595. A further supplement to the act, entitled "An Act to authorize

the Governor to incorporate a company to erect a toll-bçidge

over the West Branch of the river Susquehanna, at Walton's

landing," approved March 13, 1835,

632

596. An Act to extend the charter of the Hummelstown mutual fire

insurance company of Hummelstown, Dauphin county,

633

597. An Act to extend the charter of the Mechanics’ savings, loan and

building association, located at Norristown, Montgomery county, 634

598. An Act to extend the charter of the Norristown savings, loan and

building association, in Montgomery county,

635

599. A further supplement to the act incorporating the Newry railroad

company,

636

600. An Act to extend the charter of the Montgomery savings, loan

and building association, located at Norristown, in Montgomery

county,

636

601. An Act to incorporate the Pittsburg and Minersville Passenger

railway company,

637

602. An Act to enable the Erie County agricultural society to borrow

money,

639

603. An Act to incorporate the Pioneer shaft company,

640

604. A supplement to the act, entitled "An Act authorizing the Gov-

ernor to incorporate the Columbia water company,”

643

605. An Act to incorporate the Northern iron company,

644

606. A further supplement to an act incorporating the Erie and Pitts-

burg railroad company,

644

607. A supplement to an act to incorporate the Sullivan County coal

company, passed March 26, 1860,

645

608. An Act to authorize the Pittston Baptist church to sell certain

real estate,

646

609. An Act to incorporate the North American shaft company,

646

610. An Act to incorporate the Trinity Evangelical Luthern congre-

gation of the borough of Mechanicsburg, and its vicinity, in

Cumberland county,

649

611. An Act to incorporate the Lackawaxen bridge company,

652

612. An Act to incorporate the Jamestown and Franklin railroad com-

pany,

653

613. An Act to extend the act incorporating the Farmers' mutual fire

insurance society of Warminster, in Bucks county,

655

614. An Act supplementary to an act, entitled "An Act to incorporate

the Goshenhoppen mutual fire insurance company," approved

the 3d day of March, 1843,

655

LAWS

OF THE

COMMONWEALTH OF PENNSYLVANIA.

No. 1.

An Act

Changing the time for holding the several Courts in Northumberland

county.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in General Assembly met, and it is hereby enacted by the authority of the same, That from and after the passage of this act, the several courts Change of tirae of Northumberland county shall commence and be held on the for holding second Monday of March, in each year, instead of the first courts. Monday in April.

SECTION 2. That should any process have been issued before Process issued, the passage of this act, or any orders or decrees made by the or orders or de said courts, or either of them, returnable on the first Monday crees made he

fore the passage in April, it shall be lawful for the judges of the said court to

of this act, relameet and dispose of the same as if this act had not been passed, tive to. and also to meet at the usual time for entering judgments.

SECTION 3. The township elections shall, from and after the Township eleepassage of this act, be held on the third Friday in February. tions, when held

SECTION 4. The constables, supervisors of roads, and over- Official term of seers of the poor, elected on the third Friday in February next, constables, sushall hold their offices from the first Monday in April next, pervisors, &c. until the second Monday in March, one thousand eight hundred and sixty three, and those elected after that period, for one year from the second Monday in March.

SECTION 5. All tavern licenses granted at the last April ses- Tavern licenses, sion of the court shall continue for one year, the period for relative to. which they were granted, and all licenses, which may be granted at the court in March next, shall commence on the

first Monday in April, and continue until the second Monday in March, one thousand eight hundred and sixty-four, and shall pay for the license so granted the price fixed by law, deducting the fractional part of the year from the second Monday in March to the first Monday in April.

JOHN CESSNA,
Speaker of the House of Representatives.
GEORGE V. LAWRENCE,

Speaker of the Senate. APPROVED— The nineteenth day of January, Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and sixty-three.

A. G. CURTIN.

No. 2.

In Ict To authorize the School District of West Chester, in the county of Ches

ter, to borrow money. WHEREAS, The school district of West Chester has recently purchased ground, and erected a school house thereon; therefore,

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in General Assembly met, and it is hereby enacted by the authority of the same, That it shall be lawful for the directors of the said school district of West Chester to borrow money, at a rate of interest not exceeding six per centum, and issue bonds therefor in sums not less than one hundred dollars each, for the purpose of paying for said ground, and for the erection, completion and furnishing said school house : Provided, That the total indebtedness incurred under the provisions of this act, shall not exceed one half of one per centum on the assessed value of all the taxable property, real and personal, in said district.

JOHN CESSNA,
Speaker of the House of Representatives.
GEORGE V. LAWRENCE,

Speaker of the Senate. APPROVED—The nineteenth day of January, Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and sixty-three.

A. G. CURTIN.

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