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(B. A, I. Order 332) FP S UFPOSrTORY
U. S. DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
BUREAU OF ANIMAL INDUSTRY
RULE 1, REVISION 30-TO PREVENT THE SPREAD OF
SPLENETIC OR TICK FEVER IN CATTLE
Effective on and after December 1, 1931
UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE,
OFFInCE 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 Ouachita Parish, La., and that said mentioned
disease still exists among cattle in other portions of the State of Louisiana, and
also in the following States and Territory, to wit: Arkansas, Florida, Texas,
and Porto Rico.
Now, therefore, I, Arthur M. Hyde, Secretary of Agriculture, under authority
conferred by section 1 of the act of Congress approved March 3, 1905 (33 Stat.
1204), do hereby quarantine the areas hereinafter described, and do order by
this rule 1, revision 30, under the authority and discretion conferred 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 herein 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 portion of a county are quarantined: Ashley,
Bradley, Calhoun, Chicot, Drew, Ouachita, and Union, and that portion of Desha
County south of the Arkansas River.
The following counties and portion of a county are quarantined: Brevard,
Charlotte, Citrus, Collier, De Soto, Glades, Hardee, Hendry, Hernando, High-
lands, Hillsborough, Indian River, Lee, Manatee, Okeechobee, Orange, Osceola,
SPasco, Pinellas, Polk, St. Lucie, Sarasota, Seminole, and Sumter, and that part
of Lake County lying south of the boundary line between township 17 south
and township 18 south.
The following parishes and portions of parishes are quarantined: Acadia,
Allen, Avoyelles, Beauregard, Bienville, Bossier, Cameron, Calcasieu, Cald-
well, Catahoula, De Soto, Evangeline, Franklin, Grant, Iberia, Jackson, Jeffer-
son Davis, Lafayette, La Salle, Livingston, Morehouse, Natchitoches, Ouachita,
Pointe Coupee, Rapides, Richland, Red River, Sabine, St. Helena, St. Landry,
St. Martin, St. Tammany, Tangipahoa, Union, Vermilion, Vernon, Washing-
,, ton, Webster, West Carroll, and Winn; that portion of Ascension Parish
i..... lying north and east of the Mississippi River; and that portion of Iberville
Parish lying west of the Mississippi River.
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:I The entire territory is quarantined.
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The following counties and portions of counties are tle ""
Angelina, Atascosa, Austin, Brazos, Brooks, Burle merqn,. t
Cherokee, Duval, Galveston, Grinfes, Hardin, Harris, H,
Jefferson, Jim Hogg, Jim Wells, Kenedy, La Salle, 1 ierty, ltpdh
Mullen, Madison, Milam, Montgomery, Nacogdoche6trewton, Oranige: Paol,
Polk, Robertson, Rusk, Sabine, San Augustine, SanJienitb, 8helby, Starr, T!t
ity, Tyler, Walker, Waller, Washington, Webb, Willacy, and Zapata; that part.
of Brazoria County lying east of the Brazos River; and that part of Fort Bend
County lying east of the Brazos River.
This rule 1, revision 30, shall be construed in connection ith the regulation
of the Secretary of Agriculture for the prevention of the Spread of splenetic 'o
tick fever in cattle, and is subject to amendment or revision on statutory notice.
Rule 1, revision 29 (B. A. I. Order 328), dated November 4, 1980, effective
December 1, 1930, shall cease to be effective on and after December 1,-1981, on
and after which date this rule 1, revision 30, which for purposes of identifica-
tion is designated as B. A. I. Order 332, shall become and be effective until
The effect of this order is as follows: ** . ':.
In Arkansas: Cleveland, Columbia, Dallas, Hempstead, Lafayette Li.ncold,
and Nevada Counties are released from quarantine. '
In Florida: Alachua, Flagler, Malrion, Putnam, St. Johns, aind Voliwia Coun-
ties; the remainder of Duval County; and that part of Lake County Uying north
of the boundary line between township 17 south and township 18 south, are
released from quarantine.
In Louisiana: that part of Ouachita Parish, east of the Ouachita River,
formerly released, is requarantined.
In Texas: Dimmit, Freestone, Frio, and Lee Counties; the remainder "f
Limestone County; that part of Brazoria County lying west of the Brazes
River; and that part of Fort Bend County lying west of the Brazos Riv#er,
are released from quarantine.
The existing quarantine in the territory of Porto Rico is continued.
Done in the City of Washington, this 7th day of November,
Witness my hand and the seal of the Department of Agri-
ABTHEUR M. HYDE,
Secretary of Agruioltai .
FEEDING STATIONS FOR NONINFECTED CATTLE
Properly equipped, noninfectious pens are maintained at the following points within"
the quarantined area: AKNS ,..
McGehee, Desha County, Ark., Missouri Pacific Railroad Co. pens. ,
Fort Pierce, St. Lucle County, Fla., Florida East Coast Railway pens.
Alexandria, Rapides Parish, La., Missouri Pacific Railroad and the Texas & .4fic '
Railway pens. P G Ln
De Quincy, Calcasieu Parish, La., Gulf Coast Line pens. : :
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Beaumont, Jefferson County, Tex., Gulf, Colorado & Santa Fe Railway 0Co: penls. :.
Beaumont, Jefferson County, Tex., Southern Pacific Co. pens. ... .i .
Bellville, Austin County, Tex., Gulf, Colorado & Santa Fe Railway CO. pens h
Conroe, Montgomery County, Tex., Gulf Colorado & Santa Fe Railway'VC. pe..:.
(Englewood) Houston, Harris County, tex., Southern Pacific Railway Co. pe:,:..
Houston, Harris County, Tex, Port City Stockyards pens : .iii :
Hearne, Robertson County, Tex., Houston & Texas Central Railroad. pens. .. : .,:.
Laredo, Webb County, Tex., International & Great Northern Railway pens. ""il :::::::,.:,
Orange, Orange County, Tex., Southern Pacific Lines pens. 3 ,&" ':"< i:"j -
Palestine, Anderson County, Tex., International & Great Northern iO'SIS. I J
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