Act for the Relief of Thomas Stephens and Mack Smith

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Act for the Relief of Stephens and Smith

An Act For the Relief of Thomas Stephens and
Mack Smith (Freedmen.)


Section, 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the
State of Texas. That whereas it appears that Thomas Stephens
and Mack Smith-freemen-are veterans of the Revolut=
ion which separated Texas from Mexico, therefore
Sec. 2. Be it further enacted that the Comptroller of
Public Accounts is hereby authorized and directed whenever
application shall be made and necessary proof furnished by
the said Stephens and Smith, to issue to them the necessary cer=
tificate of pension, which shall entitle them to the same am=
ount of penson as is allowed and provided for by law, du=
ring their natural lives.
Sec. 3. This act to take effect from and after its pass


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