Page:United States Statutes at Large Volume 34 Part 3.djvu/344

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3182PROCLAMATIONS, 1905. southerly to the south-west corner of said section; thence westerly to the north-west corner of Section three (3), Township seven (7) North, Range eight (8) East; thence southerly to the south-west corner of said section; thence westerly to the south—west corner of Section six (6), said township, the place of beginnmg; _ Such of the above—named corners as have not been established by the official surveys being intended to be located at the points where such corners would fall in projecting the surveys in the directions indicated without allowing for any irregularities which may occur in actually extending the surveys; _ Lands exeepted. Exoepting from the force and effect of this proclamation all lands which may have been, prior to the date hereof, embraced in any\legal entry or covered by any lawful filing duly of record in the proper United States Land Office, or upon which any valid settlement has been made pursuant to law, and the statutory period within which to make entry or tiling of record has not expired: Provided, thatthis exception shall not continue to apply to any particular tract of land unless the entryman, settler or claimant continues to comply with the law under which the entry, filing or settlement was made. Reserved from Warning is hereby expressly given to all rsons not to make set- °°m°m°¤t' ‘ tlement upon the lands reserved by this procliiemation. Change ¤! Mme- This reservation shall be known hereafter as the Little Belt Forest Reserve. IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and · caused the seal of the United States to be aiiixed. Done at the City of Washington this 3d day of October, in the year of our Lord one thousand nine hundred and five, = - [snxn.] eand of the Independence of the United States the one dred and thirtieth. i' Trmonom: Roosnvmrr By the President: ELIHU Roo·r Secretary of State. 9.°El’°QLEfE(§ Br THE PRESIDENT or THE ITNITED STATES or AM1·:n1cA. A PR()CLAMATl()N. ,e,‘l§,§f‘°§e€,£"§,‘}’Q.§,{,Yf,f WHEREAS, it is provided by section twenty-four of the Act. of $;_¤¤£g¥¤· 1103 Congress, approved March third, eighteen hundred and ninetv-one, ma:. pl iiéei.entitled. "An act to repeal timber-culture laws, and for other, pur- . poses ". “That the President of the United States may, from time to time, set apart and reserve, in any State or Territory having public land bearing forests, in any part of the public lands whollv or in part covered with timber or undergrowth, whether of cominercial ·value or not, as public reservations, and the President shall, by public proclamation, declare the establishment of such reservations and the limits thereof]: And whereas, the public lands, in the Territory of New Mexico. which are hereinafter indicated, are in part covered with timber, and it appears that the public good would be promoted by setting apart said lands as a public reservation: ` welsvcydggfcotsserve. Now, therefore. I, Theodore Roosevelt, President of the United ‘ States of America. by virtue of the power in me vested by section twenty-four of the aforesaid Act of Congress. do proclaim that there are hereby reserved from entry or settlement and set a art as a Public Reservation. for the use and benefit of the people. all the tracts of land, in the Territory of New Mexico. shown as the Jemez Forest Reserve on the diagram forming a part hereof: