Page:United States Statutes at Large Volume 45 Part 2.djvu/1231

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PROCLAMATIONS, 1927. 2905 The withdrawal made by this proclamation shall as to all lands Prior rlght.., etc, not which are at this date legally appropriated under 'the public land aflected. laws or reserved for any public purpose, be subject to, and shall not interfere with or dflfeat legal nghts under such appropriation, nor prevent the use for such publiepurpose of lands so reserved, so long 88 such appropriation is legally maintained, or such reservation remains in force. In Witness Whereof, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the seal of the United States to be affixed. Done at the City of Washington this 9th day of April in the year of our Lord one thousand nine hundred and twenty-seven, [SEAL] and of the Independenc~ of the United States of America, the one hundred and fifty-first. By the President: FRANK B KELLOGG Secretary of State. CALVIN COOLIDGE By THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA A PROCLAMATION April 21. 19Z7 . WHEREAS, The Secretary of Agn·cl·lture bv ""':"'tl1e of the toPr°b~ecdstion of ntigra. U , J_ ... ... rylr• authority vested in him by section three of the Migratory Bird ~~fTob~. 755 Treaty Act (40 Stat., 755), has submitted to me for approval, Vol: 39; p: 1702. a regulation further amendatory of the regulations approved and proclaimed July 31, 1918, which the Secretary of Agriculture has detennined to be a suitable amendatory regulation pennitting and governing the hunting, taking, capture, killing, possession, sale, pur- chase, shipment, transportation, carriage, and export of said birds and parts thereof and their nests and eggs, as follows: REGULATION 4. -OPEN SEASONS ON AND POSSESSION OF CERTAIN MIGRATORY GAME BIRDS. Open seasons. Regulation 4, sub-title "Waterfowl (except wood duck, eider ducks, Time prescribed. and swans), coot, gallinules, and Wilson snipe or jacksnipe" is h.ereby J;:1:,' 8p.~J2a, 2944, amended so as to read as follows: 2!l56, 2004 . Waterfowl (except wood duck, eider ducks, and swans), coot, gallinUles i Waterfowl, etc. and Wilson snipe or iacksnipe. - The open seasons for waterfow (except wood duck, eider ducks, and swans), coot, gallinules, and Wilson snipe or jacksnipe shall be as follows: Oeographicnl lintitao In Maine, New Hampshire, Vennont, Massachusetts (excel?t in tions. Nantucket and Dukes Counties), Ohio, West Virginia, Michigan, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Iowa, Missouri, North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska, Kansas, Colorado, Wyoming, Montana, Nevaija, and· that portion of Idaho comprising the Counties of Boundary, Boimer, Kootenai, Benewah, and Shoshone the open season shall be from September 16 to December 31; In New York (except Long Island) the open season shall be from September 24 to January 7; In that portion of Massachusetts known as Nantucket and Dukes Counties, and in Rhode Island, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, Indiana, Illinois, Oklahoma, Utah, Idaho (except in the Counties of Boundary, Bonner, Kootenai, Benewah, and Shoshone), California, Oregon, and Washington the open season shall be from October 1 to January 15;