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BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

A PROCLAMATION

WHEREAS, October 11, 1779, marks in American history the date of the heroic death of Brigadier General Casimir Pulaski, who died from wounds received on October 9th, 1779, at the siege of Savannah, Georgia; and

WHEREAS, October 11th, 1929, marks the one hundred and fiftieth anniversary of the death of General Pulaski, it is but fitting that such date should be observed and commemorated with suitable patriotic exercises;

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THEREFORE, I, Herbert Hoover, President of the United States of America, in pursuance of the provisions of Public Resolution No. 16, Seventy-first Congress, approved June 18, 1929, do hereby invite the people of the United States of America to observe Friday, the eleventh day of October next as the one hundred and fiftieth anniversary of the death of Brigadier General Casimir Pulaski, Revolutionary War hero, by holding such exercises and ceremonies in schools, churches, and other suitable places as may be deemed appropriate in commemoration of his death, and further, I hereby direct that on that day the Display of the flag. flag of the United States be appropriately displayed upon all Governmental buildings in the United States.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and caused to be affixed the great seal of the United States.

DONE at the City of Washington this 26 day of June, in the year
of our Lord one thousand nine hundred and twenty-nine,
[SEAL] and of the Independence of the United States the one
hundred and fifty-third.
HERBERT HOOVER

By the President:

HENRY L STIMSON
Secretary of State.

BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

July 18, 1929.

A PROCLAMATION

to Mexico.
Preamble.
Vol. 43, p. 1934.
Vol. 42, p. 361.

WHEREAS, by a Proclamation of the President issued on January Export of arms, etc., 7, 1924, under a Joint Resolution of Congress approved January 31, 1922, it was declared that there existed in Mexico such conditions of domestic violence as were or might be promoted by the use of arms or munitions of war procured from the United States; and

Whereas, by the Joint Resolution above mentioned it thereupon became unlawful to export arms or munitions of war to Mexico except under such limitations and exceptions as the President should prescribe:

Revoking former proclamation prohibit

Now, therefore, I, Herbert Hoover, President of the United States of America, do hereby declare and proclaim that, as the conditions on ing. which the Proclamation of January 7, 1924, was based no longer obtain, the said Proclamation is hereby revoked.

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 eighteenth day of July, in the
year of our Lord one thousand nine hundred and twenty-
[SEAL] nine, and of the Independence of the United States the
one hundred and fifty-fourth.
HERBERT HOOVER

By the President:

HL STIMSON

Secretary of State.

Vol. 43, p. 1934,

repealed.

July 26, 1929.

Virgin Islands.
Preamble.

Statutory provisions.
Vol. 41, p. 997.

Vol. 41, p. 997.

Vol. 42, pp. 2261, 2269, 2287; Vol. 43, pp.

1926, 1943, 1969; Vol. 44, pp. 2575, 2596, 2620; Vol.

45, pp. 2920, 2960.

Time for establishing service to, further ex

30, 1930.
Post, p. 3032.

BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

A PROCLAMATION

WHEREAS, an Act of Congress, entitled the "Merchant Marine Act, 1920", approved June 5, 1920, contains the following provisions:

"Sec. 21. That from and after February 1, 1922, the coastwise laws of the United States shall extent to the island territories and possessions of the United States not now covered thereby, and the board is directed prior to the expiration of such year to have established adequate steamship service at reasonable rates to accommodate the commerce and the passenger travel of said islands and to maintain and operate such service until it can be taken over and operated and maintained upon satisfactory terms by private capital and enterprise; Provided, That if adequate shipping service is not established by February 1, 1922, the President shall extend the period herein allowed for the establishment of such service in the case of any island territory or possession for such time as may be necessary for the establishment of adequate shipping facilities therefor."

AND WHEREAS, an adequate shipping service to accommodate the commerce and the passenger travel of the Virgin Islands has not been established as provided by Section 21 of the "Merchant Marine Act, 1920";

AND WHEREAS, the President of the United States in accordance with the authority vested in him by Section 21 of the "Merchant Marine Act, 1920", has from time to time, to wit, on February 1, 1922, on May 18, 1922, on October 28, 1922, on October 25, 1923, on April 7, 1924, on October 23, 1924, on April 25, 1925, on November 24, 1925, on August 14, 1926, on August 9, 1927, and on August 2, 1928, issued Proclamations extending the time for the establishment of such service, and deferring the application of the coastwise laws to the Virgin Islands until September 30, 1929.

NOW, THEREFORE, I, Herbert Hoover, President of the United tended to September States of America, acting under and by virture of the authority conferred upon me by Section 21 of the above mentioned Act, do hereby declare and proclaim that the period for the establishment of an adequate shipping service with the aforesaid Virgin Islands be further extended from September 30, 1929, to September 30, 1930;

Coastwise laws deferred to September 30, 1930.

Vol. 45, p. 2961.

AND INASMUCH as the extension of the coastwise laws of the United States to the Virgin Islands, as provided in Section 21 of the "Merchant Marine Act, 1920" is dependent upon the establishment of an adequate shipping service to such island possession, I do hereby further proclaim and declare that the extension of the coastwise laws of the United States to the Virgin Islands is deferred from September 30, 1929, to September 30, 1930.

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 26 day of July, in the year of our Lord, One Thousand Nine Hundred and Twenty-nine, [SEAL] and of the Independence of the United States of America the One Hundred and Fifty-fourth.

By the President:

HENRY L STIMSON
Secretary of State:

HERBERT HOOVER

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BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

July 30, 1929.

A PROCLAMATION

Uinta and Wasatch

Preamble.

Vol. 29, p. 895.

Areas modified.

WHEREAS, in the interest of economy of administration, it appears National Forests, Utah. that certain lands in the State of Utah, heretofore embraced in the Uinta National Forest, as fixed and defined by proclamation dated February 22, 1897, and amendments thereto, should be transferred to and made parts of the Wasatch National Forest in said State. NOW, THEREFORE, I, HERBERT HOOVER, President of the United States of America, by virtue of the power in me vested by the Act of Congress approved June fourth, eighteen hundred and ninety-seven (30 Stat., at 34 and 36), do proclaim that the boundaries of the Uinta National Forest are hereby changed and that they are now as shown on the diagram hereto annexed and forming a part hereof; also that there is hereby transferred to the Wasatch National Forest the lands so designated on the attached diagram, which lands are hereafter to be administered as a part of the Wasatch National Forest and subject to all laws and regulations relating thereto.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the seal of the United States to be affixed.

DONE in the City of Washington this thirtieth day of July, in the year of our Lord one thousand nine hundred and twenty[SEAL] nine, and of the Independence of the United States the one hundred and fifty-fourth.

By the President:

HENRY L STIMSON
Secretary of State.

HERBERT HOOVER

BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

August 2, 1929.

A PROCLAMATION

Medicine Bow

al Forests, Wyo.-Colo.
Preamble.

Vol. 36, p. 2732.

WHEREAS, in the interest of economy of administration, it ap- Routt-Hayden Nationpears that certain lands within the Hayden National Forest, as defined by proclamation of August 8, 1910 (36 Stat., 2732), should be transferred to and made a part of the Medicine Bow National Forest, in the State of Wyoming, as defined by proclamation of August 8, 1924 (43 Stat., 1964); and that certain other lands within said Hayden National Forest, but lying within the State of Colorado, should be transferred to and made a part of the Routt National Forest, in the State of Colorado, as defined by proclamation of August 20, 1918 (40 Stat., 1838).

NOW, THEREFORE, I, HERBERT HOOVER, President of the United States of America, by virtue of the power in me vested by the Act of Congress approved June fourth, eighteen hundred and ninety seven (30 Stat., at 34 and 36), do proclaim that the boundaries of the Medicine Bow National Forest are hereby changed and that they are now as shown on the diagram hereto annexed and forming a part hereof; also that there are hereby transferred to the Routt National Forest, in the State of Colorado, the lands within that State hitherto a part of the Hayden National Forest and so designated on the attached diagram; I do further proclaim that the lands hereby transferred to the Medicine Bow and Routt National Forests, respectively, shall hereafter be administered, subject to all laws and regulations relating to said National Forests.

57894°-31-PT 2-87

Vol. 43, p. 1964.

Vol. 40, p. 1838.

Areas modified.

Vol. 30, p. 36.

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