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BUREAU OF ANIMAL INLTY U.S. DEPOSITORY
RULE 1, REVISION 32-TO PREVENT THE SPREAD OF
SPLENETIC OR TICK FEVER IN CATTLE
.W Effective on and after December 1, 1933
UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE,
OFFIcE OF THE SECRETARY.
The fact has been determined by the Secretary of Agriculture and notice is
hereby given that the contagious and infectious disease known as splenetic or
tick fever exists in cattle in the following-named States and Territory, to wit:
,,M Florida, Louisiana, Texas, and Puerto Rico.
Now, therefore, I, H. A. Wallace, Secretary of Agriculture, under authority
l. conferred by section 1 of the act of Congress approved March 3, 1905 (33 Stat.
,V f1264), do hereby quarantine the areas hereinafter described, and do order by
.: this rule 1, revision 32, under the authority and discretion conferred on the
,, o; Secretary of Agriculture by section 3 of the said act of Congress, approved
March 3, 1905 (33 Stat. 1265), that the interstate movement of cattle from
g the areas herein quarantined shall be made only in accordance with the regu-
JA"[!. nation of the Secretary of Agriculture for the prevention of the spread of
Splenetic or tick fever in cattle.
l .. .AREAS QUARANTINED
I The following areas are quarantined for splenetic or tick fever in cattle:
I"The following counties and portions of counties are quarantined: Charlotte,
S; De Soto, Hardee, Hendry, Hillsborough, Manatee, Pasco, Pinellas, and Sara-
s :'ota; that portion of Collier County lying north and east of a line beginning
S at that.point where the Everglades branch of the Atlantic Coast Line Railroad
Scroses the Collier-Hendry County line, thence running southeasterly along
said. railroad to where it crosses the boundary line dividing township 49
South and township 50 south, thence running east along said township line to
; the "Broward-%ollier County line; that portion of Glades County lying south
and west of a line beginning where the Atlantic Coast Line Railroad crosses
'. the Glades-Highlajids County line, thence running southeasterly along said
railroad to Harrisburg, thence running southeasterly along the Moore Haven
Branch of said railroad to Moore Haven, thence running due east to Lake
1:,,,, kOkeechobee; that portion of Highlands County lying west of a line beginning
!'i where the range line dividing range 28 east and range 29 east crosses the
f, -Highlands-Polk County line, thence running south along said range line to its
i intersection with, the Atlantic Coast Line Railroad, thence running in a gen-
: eral southegsterly direction along said railroad to the Glades-Highlands County
line; *t.Jibti fot Lee County lying north of the Caloosahatchee River; and
"thWt pion'tf PollkA9unty lying south and west of a line beginning where
'1 1bn Air l Jailroad crosses the Lake-Polk County line, thence
'":"i .. i'houtheas e Dy 1 said railroad to Polk City, thence running south-
east.iy alfng the Pt t-Haines City highway to the northwest corner of
Sl cit fits o f Hain'Xit, thence running due east to the range line divid-
4 ra ge 27 eq.t ean, ra*e28 east, thence running south along said range
2.. 4 .:6t tiO itD. t.e township line dividing township 29 south and
-g :a Nie line dtgning east along said township line to where it
..r : e :ale line d'din* range 28 east and range 29 east, thence running
t .k4:" j h lt A said range | t the Highlands-Polk County line.
UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA
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The following parishes and portions of parishes are quarantined: ...O
Allen, Avoyelles, Beauregard, Bienvlle, Bossier, Cameron, Calcasieu, (M
Catahoula, De Soto, Evangeline, Franklin, Grant, Jackson, Jefferson J)
Lafayette, La Salle, Morehouse, Natchitoches, Ouachita, Rapides, .RIb0
Red River, Sabine, St. Helena, St. Landry, St. Tammany, Tangipahoa, Uu
Vermilion, Vernon, Washington, Webster, West Carroll, and Winh; that .po
of Iberia Parish lying west of Grand Lake; that portion of Livingston Pa
lying north and east of Amite River; and that portion of St. Martin a
lying west of Grand Lake, Big Pass, Lake Fausse Point, Big Willow -o
Grand Bayou, Bayou Lomerau, Lake Long, Bayou Le Rompe, AtchafWi
Cut Off, and Atchafalaya River.
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The entire Territory is quarantined. *
The following counties and portions of counties are quarantined:,
Brooks, Cameron, Chambers, Duval, GalveSton, Hardin, Harris, .U l ,
ton, Jasper, Jefferson, Jim Hogg, Jim Wells, Kenedy, Leon, Liberty, i
Madison, Montgomery, Nacogdoches, Newton, Orange, Polk, Sabine, IAn
tine San Jacinto, Shelby, Starr, Trinity, Tyler, Walker, Webb, WiiacL st .4 :...
Zapata; and that part of Brazoria County lying east of the Brazos R iive, :;
This rule 1, revision 32, shall be construed in connection with the regula tli .,
of the Secretary of Agriculture for the prevention of the spread of slplenJtiti &
tick fever in cattle and is subject to amendment or revision on stator iaoi&Z' 11
Rule 1, revision 31 (B.A.I. Order 339), dated November 10, 192, eG..t:.ii.:e::, iJ."
December 5, 1932, shall cease to be effective on and after December I I :Si,'
on and after which date this rule 1, revision 32, which for purposes of Mt ka.' ,3
tion is designated as B.A.I. Order 343, shall become and be effective until other- ; i
wise ordered.... .... ...
The effect of this order is as follows: n '
In Florida: Hernando and Okeechobee, the remainder of Osceola alnd i .
Lucie, and parts of Collier, Glades, Highlands, Lee, and Polk Counties, .e ...;;i
released from quarantine. .: 1":',
In Louisiana: Pointe Coupee, the remainder of Ascension and Ibervile, at.
parts of Iberia, Livingston, and St. Martin Parishes are releasedfiri; J 9.
In Texas: Atascosa, Grimes, La Salle, Live Oak, and Waller Counties "j'1i'".Ti
released from quarantine. .... . ....
The existing quarantine in the Territory of Puerto Rico is continued. j;7
Done in the City of Washington this 7th day of NovHembe!,.'I1
Witness my hand and the seal of the Department of r-P
H. A. WALLAC.."
Secretary of AgricutuWe......
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FEEDING STATIONS FOR NONINFECTED XflTTLE ,'1 i t:,:
Properly equipped, noninfectious pens are maintained at ttiihe aAngwM within STe;^$^^ P6
quarantined area: A' M 1 ......
Alexandria, Rapides Parish, La., Missouri Pacific Ral
Railway Co. pens.
De Quincy, Calcasieu Parish, La., Gulf Coast Lines p
Lake Charles, Calcasieu Parish, La., Missouri Pacific
Beaumont, Jefferson County, Tex., G
Beaumont Jefferson County, Tex., :S
Conroe, Montgomery County, Tex., G
(Englewood) Houston, Harris Count
Houston, Harris County, Tex., Port
Laredo, Webb County, Tex., Intern
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