Rule 1, revision 39--To prevent the spread of splenetic or tick fever in cattle

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Rule 1, revision 39--To prevent the spread of splenetic or tick fever in cattle
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To prevent the spread of splenetic or tick fever in cattle
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United States -- Bureau of Animal Industry
United States -- Dept. of Agriculture
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U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Bureau of Animal Industry
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B.A.I. order 374

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(B. A. I.


* 26, 1940


BUREAU OF ANIMAL INDUSTRY



RULE 1, REVISION 39-TO PREVENT THE SPREAD OF
SPLENETIC OR TICK FEVER IN CATTLE

Pursuant to the authority conferred upon the Secretary of Agriculture by the
act of Congress approved March 3, 1905 (33 Stat. 1264; 21 U. S. C. 123-127),
Title 9, Chapter I, Subchapter C, Part 72, of the Code of Federal Regulations,
as amended, is hereby further amended as follows:
(1) Section 72.2 is amended to read:
SEC. 72.2. Splenetic or tick fever in cattle in described territory in Florida
and Texas; prohibiting inters fiate movement of cattle.-Notice is hereby given
that the contagious and infectious disease known as splenetic or tick fever
exists in cattle in portions of the States of Florida and Texas. Therefore, those
portions of Florida and Texas described in sections 72.3 and 72.5, are hereby
quarantined, and the interstate movement of cattle therefrom shall be made
only in accordance with the provisions of Parts 71 and 72 (Regs. 1 and 2,
B. A. I. Order 309).
(2) Section 72.3 is amended to read:
SEc. 72.3. Area quarantined in Florida.-The following counties are quaran-
tined: Collier and Hendry.
(3) Section 72.4 is revoked.
(4) Section 72.5 is amended to read:
SFc. 72.5. Area quarantined in Texras. (a) Description.-The following por-
tions of counties are quarantined: That part of Cameron County lying south
of the following-described line-beginning at the point where the Brownsville
ship channel enters the Gulf of Mexico following said ship channel in a south-
westerly direction to Port Brownsville, thence in the same direction along the
Port Brownsville-Brownsville Road to where it crosses Ranchito Visjo Resaca,
thence in a northwesterly direction following the Ranchito Visjo Resaca to the
Sam Houston Boulevard Road, thence in a southwesterly direction to the
Rangerville-San Benito Road. thence in a northwesterly direction along said
road to the intersection of the Rangerville-Harlingen Road, thence in a north-
easterly direction to the intersection of the county road known as the
Rangerville-Arroyo Colorado Low Bridge Road. following said road to the
Arroyo Colorado, a distance of approximately 2.7 miles, thence following the
Arroyo Colorado in a westerly direction to the Cameron-Hidalgo County line.
That part of Hidalgo County lying south and west of, and including all incorpo-
rated and unincorporated town sites intersected l)y, a line beginning at a point
where the main line of the Missouri Pacific Railroad which runs between
Harlingen and Rio Grande City, Tex., intersects the Camneron-Hidalgo County
line, running thence in a westerly direction along the north line of said railroad
right-of-way to a point where it intersects the east survey line of Porcion 80,
thence northerly along said survey line to a point where it intersects the West
Edinburg Road, thence westerly along the north right-of-way of said road to its
intersection with the west survey line of Porcion 73. thence northerly on said
survey line to a point where it intersects the Monte Christo Road, thence westerly
along said road to its intersection with the Starr-Hidalgo County line. That
part of Kinney County lying west of the following-described line-beginning at
a point where the Kinney-Val Verde County line is intersected by H'ighway


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No. 85, running thence southeasterly along said highway to the intersection of
the Kinney-Maverick County line. That part of Maverick County lying west
of the iollowing-dlescribed line-beginning at a point where Highway No. 85
intersecLs the Kinney-Maverick County line, running thence in a southeasterly
direction along said highway to a point about 43i1o miles northwest of the
post office in Quemniado whe:'e the bridge on Highway No. 85 crosses the Maverick
County Water Control Improvement District Canal. thence in an easterly,
southerly and westerly direction along said canal to a point about 7 miles
southeast of said post office in Quemado where the bridge on Highway No. 85
crosses this canal, thence in a southeasterly direction along Highway No. 85
to the north boundary line of the city of Eagle Pass, thence inll anl easterly
direction along said line to its intersection with the Southern Pacific Railroad,
thence southerly along the said railroad to the Kifuri Overall Factory premises,
thence in an easterly direction along the north survey line of said premises to
the Eagle Pass-Laredo River Road, thence iil a souitheasterly direction along
this road to the Maverick-WVehb tCounty line. That part of Starr County lying
south and west of, and including all incorporated and unincorporated town
sites intersected by, a line beginning at a point where the Roma-Hebbronville
Road intersects the Jim Hogg-Starr County line, running thence in a southerly
direction along said road to a point where it intersects the southwest survey
line of the Buena Vista ranch, running thence southeasterly along the south
line of this ranch to a point where it intersects the southwest line of the Las
Escobas ranch, following the southwest line of this ranch to the south corner,
running thence in a northeasterly direction along the ranch survey line to
where it intersects the Las Escobas-Monterrey Road, running thence in a south-
easterly direction to a point where this road intersects the east survey line of
the Francisco-Antonio Villerreal Survey 108, thence southerly on this survey
line to a point where it intersects the east El Saus Road, thence running south-
easterly along this road to a point where it intersects the Rio Grande-Corpus
Christi Road, thence running southerly on the west survey line of section 519
and easterly on the south survey line of sections 519 and 520 to the east line
of section 520, thence running southerly on the east line of section 134 to the
southeast corner of the survey, thence westerly on the south line of section 134
to a point where it intersects the east line of section 503, thence southerly on
the west survey line of the Rincon ranch to its southwest corner, thence easterly
on the south line of the Rincon ranch to where it intersects the Hidalgo-Starr
County line. That part of Val Verde County lying south and west of the
following-described line-beginning at the mouth of Devils River where it
empties into the Rio Glrande River, thence up Devils River in a northerly direc-
tion to the bridge on U. S. Highway No. 90 over said river, thence in a
southeasterly direction along U. S. Highway No. 90 to a point where it
intersects the city limits of Del Rio, thence in a westerly direction along the
north boundary line of the city of Del Rio, to the northwest corner of said
city, thence in a southerly direction along the west boundary line of the city
of Del Rio to the southwest corner of said city. thence in nan easterly direction
along the south boundary line of the city of Del Rio to the southeast corner
of said city, thence northerly along the east boundary line of the city of D)el Rio
to a point where Highway No. 85 intersects the east boundary line of said city,
thence in a southeasterly direction along the new route of Highway No. 85 to
the Val Verde-Kinney County line. That part of Webb County lying south and
west of the following-described line-beginning at a point o)n the Dimninmit-Webb
County line where the Military Road intersects said line and following the
Military Road in a southeasterly direction to where this road intersects the
south survey line of the C. C. Tribble ranch, approximately 32 miles: following
said line in a northeasterly direction to the intersection of the south survey line
of the Y. Benavides Arroyo pasture, approximately 43:-, miles: thence in a
southeasterly direction on said line to the intersection of the north survey line
of the Louis Puig ranch, approximately 4% miles: thence in a northeasterly
direction to a point where this line intersects the Las Tiendas Road, approxi-
mately four-fifths of a mile: thence in a southeasterly direction along said road
to where the Las Tiendas Road intersects the Rio Grande and Eagle Pass
Railroad, approximately 6% miles: following this railroad in a southeasterly
direction to where it intersects the south survey line of the L. R. Ortiz ranch.
approximately 4 miles: running thence in a northeasterly direction along said









survey line to the northwest corner of the H. W. Nixon Farias pasture, approxi-
mately 445' miles; thence in a southeasterly direction along this survey line to
the southwest corner of the pasture, approximately 1, miles; running thence
in a northeasterly direction along the survey line to where it intersects the old
San Antonio Road, approximately two-fifths of a mile; following said road in
a southwesterly direction to where it intersects the south L. R. Ortiz survey
line, approximately 4 miles; thence in a southeasterly direction along said
survey line to the intersection of the north survey line of the A. M. Bruni ranch,
Tanquecitos pasture, approximately 4 miles; following this survey line in a
southeasterly direction to where it intersects the Laredo-Hebbronville Highway
(U. S. 96), approximately 3% miles; thence in a westerly direction along this
highway to the northwest corner of the S. V. Edwards survey, approximately
one-eighth of a mile; thence south along the west survey line of the Edward-.
and M. A. Hirsch ranches to the southwest corner of the Hirsch ranch, approxi-
mately 2%- miles; thence in an easterly direction along the south survey line
of the Hirsch ranch to where it intersects the A. M. Bruni Tulle ranch, approxi-
mately 82' miles; following the west survey line of this ranch in a southerly
direction to the northwest corner of the A. M. Bruni Burritas ranch pasture,
approximately 7'2:, miles; following the west survey line of this pasture south
to where it intersects the A. M. Bruni Jaral pasture, approximately 2'" miles;
thence following the north survey line to the northeast corner of the pasture;
thence along the east survey line to the southeast corner of this Jaral pasture;
thence along the south survey line of this pasture to the Webb-Zapata County
line, approximately 2710 miles. That part of Zapata County lying west of the
following-described line-beginning at a point on the Starr-Zapata County line
where the Perdenal ranch's east survey line intersects said county line; thence
in a northwesterly direction along said survey line to the Las Abritas ranch,
approximately 3% miles; thence following the northeast survey line of saul
ranch to its intersection with the Lampasitas ranch survey line, approximately 1
mile; thence along the northeast survey line of said ranch to its northeast
corner, approximately 3 miles: thence along the northeast survey line of the
Buenos Aires ranch to its northeast corner, approximately 3Y5 miles; thence
along the east survey line of the Porvenir ranch approximately two-fifths of a
mile to a right corner; thence east on said survey line to the intersection of the
La Sabana ranch southwest survey line, approximately 1 mile; thence in a
northwesterly direction to the northwest corner of said ranch, approximately
14/ miles; thence in a northeasterly direction along the northwest survey line
of this ranch to its northeast corner, approximately 1, miles; thence along
the northeast survey line of the Humaran ranch to the Bandera pasture,
approximately 4% miles; thence along the northeast survey line of this pasture
to the San Antonio ranch, approximately two-fifths of a mile; following the
survey line of this ranch east, approximately one-fourth of a mile; thence
northwest approximately 12' miles to the intersection of the Salomoneno ranch;
thence southwest along the south line of said ranch, approximately 14. miles:
thence northwest along the west survey line to the intersection of the Venads4
ranch, approximately 21 miles; thence following the southwest survey line of
this ranch in a northwesterly direction to the intersection of the Union ranch.
approximately 5Y5 miles; thence following the northeast survey line of this
ranch to the intersection of the Santa Nina pasture, approximately 3 miles;
thence following the northeast survey line of the Santa Nina ranch in a north-
westerly direction to its northeast corner, approximately 14., miles; thence along
the north survey line of the E. Gutierrez pasture in a northeasterly direction
to the Jaral pasture, approximately four-fifths of a mile; thence northwest
along the west line of said pasture to the northwest corner, approximately 1!
miles; thence in a northeasterly direction along the northwest survey line of
Ihis pasture to the Webb-Zapata County line. approximately 71 miles.
(b) Feeding station for ntoninfect'rd r'atfle main gained, in Tr.ra..-Properly
equipped, noninfectious pens are maintained by the International and Great
Northern Railroad (Co. within the quarantined area at Laredo, Webb County.
Texas.




UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA
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4 3 1262 08925 8395

This rule 1, revision 39, which for the purposes of identification is designated
as B. A. I. Order 374, shall become effective on December 15, -1940, and shall
supersede rule 1, revision 38 (B. A. I. Order 372).
Done at Washington. D. C., this 26th day of November, 1940.
Witness my hand and the seal of the Department of Agriculture.




;Secretary of Agriculture.


INTERPRETATION

The effect of this order is as follows:
In Florida: The remainder of Orange and Osceola Counties is released from
quarantine.
In Texas: A part of Val Verde County is released from quarantine; and a
part of Maverick County is quarantined.
In Puerto Rico: The remainder of Puerto Rico is released from quarantine.


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1941