(B. A. I. Order BU9).. "
United States Department of Agriculture
BUREAU OF ANIMAL INDUSTRY
RUL I1, REVIS
ION 31-TO PREVENT THE SfltAP
TIC OR TICK FEVER IM CATtLS,
Effective on and after Decembeir 5 2'
UNIrTD STATES DEsAtWT O uL;Ts,,
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The fact has been determined by the Secretaryp p Agriculte an o is I
bereby give that the contagious and infectious dise se known as sp8leetc' r,;
tick fever exists in cattle in the following named s andTerritory, to' it:
Florida, Louisiana, Texas, and Puerto Rico. (, N/ .
Now, therefore, I, R. W. Dunlap, Acting Secit&ry9Tv,". Agriculture,,under
authority conferred by section 1 of the act of CongreaP'rved oMar~3, 1905
(33: Stat. 1264), do hereby quarantine the areas hereAkfet dei rib, and do
order by this rule 1, revision 31, under the authority and lekttea cnfaerred on
the 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 the
areas hewein quarantined shall be made only in accordance with the regulation
of the Secretary of Agriculture for the prevention of the spread of splenetic or
tick fever in cattle.
The following areas are quarantined for splenetic or tick fever in cattle:
The following counties and portions of counties are quarantined: Charlotte,
Collier, De Soto, Glades, Hardee, Hendry, Hernando, Highlands, Hillsborough,
Lee, Manatee, Okeechobee, Pasco, Pinellas, Polk, and Sarasota; that portion
of OsCetola County lying south and west of a line beginning at that point where
the Orlando-Kissimmee branch of the Atlantic Coast Line Railroad crosses the
Orange-Osceola County line, thence running along the Atlantic Coast Line
Railroad right of way south to Kissimmee, thence running southeasterly along
said railway to a point 1 mile north of Ashton, thence running east along
the boundary line between township 25 south and township 26 south to the
New Smyrna-Okeechobee branch of the Florida East Coast Railroad, thence
running south along said railroad to the Osceola-Indian River County line;
and that portion of St. Lucie County lying south and west of a line beginning
at a point on the Okeechobee-St. Lucie County line in the southwest corner of
section 30, township 34 south, range 37 east, then running in a southeasterly
direction to the northwest corner of section 21, township 35 south, range 38 east,
themnee running south to the southwest corner of section 16, township 36 south,
range 38 east, thence running due east to the north fork of the St. Lucie River,
thence running south along the north fork of the St. Lucie River to the St.
Lucie-Martin County line.
The following parishes and portions of parishes are quarantined: Acadia,
Allen, 4oyeUles, Beauregard, Bienville, Bossier, Cameron, Calcasieu, Caldwell,
Catahoift 0e Soto, Evangeline, Franklin, Grant, Iberia, Jackson, Jefferson
Davis, Layette, La Salle, Livingston, Morehouse, Natchitoches, Onachita,
POtints Oopee.f Rapldes, Richland, Red River, Sabine, St. Helena, St. Landry,
St. Martin, St. Tammany, Tangipahoa, Union, Vermilion, Vernon, Washington,
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Webster, West Carroll,. and Winn; that portiono .
and east of the Mississippi River; and thatpti ...-,
west of the Mississippi River.
PUERTO RICO Ilk-
The entire Tetritory is quarantin:ed..... "."....
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The following counties and portions of counties ar...
Atascosa, Brooks, Cameron, Chambers, Duval, G0Lve
Harris, )jjt JW.,. foston, Jasper,.. Jefferson, Ji,,
La Sal ; Tp.eonp, Liefl Itve Oak, McMullen, .aLi.M.
doeheu 4wton, Orang lk, Sabine, San Ausu-,I,,a,-
Tinity, Tyler, Waik&< 4er, Webb, Willacy, and -9Sqtoa4
Brazoria County lying t?, the Brazos River. ":,,,,
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SThis n- .1 ...ev. 3.a. be construed in co.......... .. ....... .
0f the qeceat'of Agrioltu(e for the prevention da&i:tS*f&I.:,
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or er in cattle, #A i. subject to amendment,,r -fit t. .tvM. a.....
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4ClU 1, revision 30 B. A14. Order 332), dated Notember r3S1#,,,r
Decxhber X, 1931, s)1 to be effective on at after P..
on-andittWrwhiU$hPaU tis rule 1, revision 31, wh i
ficatenat edgh f$.B. A. I. Order 339, shall becoasandI.:i077:
otherwise 4t/ .
The effect of this order is as follows: ... . ,:.' .:,. ".'
In Arkansas: Ashley, Bradley, Calhoun, Chicot, D;rew. 0acflitaf-'.ifl' finh '
Counties, and that portion of Desha Cou-nty southot the- Arkansas W rm ....,:::,::.
released from quarantine. '. .. .'... ': ...
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In Florida: Brevard, Citrus, Indian River, Orange, Seminole,.-iBteri ,,
remainder of Lake, and portions of Osceola and St. Lucie ounIbtte % *,,
leased from quarantine. A ... ': .. ::
In Texas: Anderson, Austin, Brazos, Burleson, Oherokee, Mi, I"
Robertson, Rusk, and Washington Counties, and the SIiRLideI ",;nrt'iB.s
County are released from quarantine. ...: .. ..".....,
The existing quarantine in the State of Louisiana and in.. the TouittAr. -,.,
Puerto Rico is continued. ... .i -. '. '..'i.. -.....
* ..: Done in the City of Washington this l1OiqI? N, 1W!I!t! i]'
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Witness my hand and the seal of theD
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FEEDING STATIONS FOR NONINFECT .. .jW..;4 q..
Properly equipped, noninfectious pens are maintained atLi.h taft
the quarantined area: ". -..- .
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SAlexandria, Rapides ,Parish, La., Misslouri Pacific RBailroado.., aJsd. -:.tnu6iSl ..
Railway Co. pens. a h. Li .,.:nei.,..,i' .
De Quincy, Calcasieu Parish, La-, Gulf.Coatt.Linesrpens.*: ..........
Lake Charles, Calcasieu Parish, La., Missouri Pacific Railroad Co. .-"I. Nf ..
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Beaumont, Jefferson County, Tex., Gulf,. Colorado & Santa Fe',Roh#1ui.:1 C.9.V A 4
eaumont, Jefferson County, Tex., Southern Pacific Co. "pens.
Conroe, Montgomery County, Tex., Gulf, 'Colorado & Santa Weflallwaj
(Englewood) Houston, Harris Conty, Tex., Southern Pacidf U ,i w,
Houston Harris Coun, Tex., Pert dity $toekyards peas, r'
Laredo, Webb County, 0ex4 filtegai Giat
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