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BESOLUTION Aothoriaing th* I'rciideat and Directon •< the Literarj Fufid te drain tht «ir«inp landl. Resolved, That, in the opinion of this Legislature, all the vacant an<l unappropriated marsh and swamp lands in this State were, by tlie law passed in 18S5« actually transrerred, and do now belong to the Literary Fund of tfiis State. And whenas tliere are large tracts of marsh and swamp lands be-longing to said Literary Fund, wliirh, from their situation, cannot lie of advantage, or become in any manner available, without draining the same, and the draining said lands being, bylaw, placed beyond the reach of individual enterprizej and whereas it is believrd to be an act of justice to the citizens, and a jirudent course to be pursued, that an attempt be made to drain said lands or a part thereof; Therefore it is further Resolved, That the President and Directors of the Literary Fund be empowered, and they are hereby authori.sed to es^pend ofsaid Fund, any sum not exceeding thirty thouNand dollars, in the draining of any of the vacant and unappropriated swamp lands belonging to said Lite« rary Fund, which they may deem advisable.
Aothoriaing th* I'rciideat and Directon •< the Literarj Fufid te drain tht «ir«inp landl.
Resolved, That, in the opinion of this Legislature, all the vacant