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PROCLAMATIONS, 1937 Categories-Con- tinued. Officers to prevent violations. Secretary of State empowered to pro- mulgate rules, etc. May 1, 1937 [No. 2237] Arms, ammunition, and Implements of war. Preamble. Ante, p. 121 . 49 Stat. 1081, 1162. 22 U.. C., Supp. II, i§ 24za-245i. Declaring desig- nated articles as. Category V7II-Continued. (2) High explosives-Continued. o. Amatol (mixture of ammonium nitrate and trinitro- toluene); p. Ammonal (mixture of ammonium nitrate, trinitro- toluene, and powdered aluminum, with or without other ingredients); q. Schneiderite (mixture of ammonium nitrate and dinitronaphthalene, with or without other ingredi- ents). And I do hereby enjoin upon all officers of the United States, charged with the execution of the laws thereof, the utmost diligence in prevent- ing violations of the said joint resolution, and this my proclamation issued thereunder, and in bringing to trial and punishment any offenders against the same. And I do hereby delegate to the Secretary of State the power to exercise any power or authority conferred on me by the said joint resolution, as made effective by this my proclamation issued there- under, and the power to promulgate such rules and regulations not inconsistent with law as may be necessary and proper to carry out any of its provisions. IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the Seal of the United States of America to be affixed. DONE at the city of Washington this first day of May, in the year of our Lord nineteen hundred and thirty-seven, and of the [SEAL] Independence of the United States of America the one hundred and sixty-first. FRANKLIN D ROOSEVELT By the President: CORDELL HULL Secretary of State. ENUMERATION OF ARMS, AMMUNITION, AND IMPLEMENTS OF WAR BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA A PROCLAMATION WHEREAS section 5 of the joint resolution of Congress approved May 1, 1937, amending the joint resolution entitled "Joint resolution providing for the prohibition of the export of arms, ammunition, and implements of war to belligerent countries; the prohibition of the transportation of arms, ammunition, and implements of war by vessels of the United States for the use of belligerent states; for the registration and licensing of persons engaged in the business of manu- facturing, exporting, or importing arms, ammunition, or implements of war; and restricting travel by American citizens on belligerent ships during war", approved August 31, 1935, as amended February 29, 1936, provides in part as follows: "The President is hereby authorized to proclaim upon recommendation of the Board from time to time a list of articles which shall be considered arms, ammunition, and implements of war for the purposes of this section." NOW, THEREFORE, I, FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT, Presi- dent of the ITnited States of America, acting under and by virtue of the authority conferred upon me by the said joint resolution of Con- 1834