Rule 1, revision 27.--to prevent the spread of splenetic, southern, or Texas fever in cattle

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Rule 1, revision 27.--to prevent the spread of splenetic, southern, or Texas fever in cattle
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To prevent the spread of splenetic, southern, or Texas fever in cattle
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U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Bureau of Animal Industry
General Note:
B.A.I. order 312

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BUREAU OF ANIMAL IND ST. DEPOSITORY



RULE 1, REVISION 27.-TO PREVENT THE SPREAD OF
SPLENETIC, SOUTHERN, OR TEXAS FEVER IN CATTLE

Effective on and after December 1, 1928



UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE,
OFFICE OF THE SECErETARY.
The fact has been determined by the Secretary of Agriculture, and notice
is hereby given, that the contagious and infectious disease known as splenetic,
southern, or Texas fever exists in cattle in the following States and Territory,
to wit: Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Louisiana, M'ssissippi, Texas, and Porto
Rico.
Now, therefore, I, C. F. Marvin, Acting Secretary of Agriculture, under
authority conferred by section 1 of the act of Congress approved March 3,
1905 (33 Stat. 1264), do hereby quarantine the areas hereinafter described, and
do order by this rule 1, revision 27, under the authority and discretion con-
ferred 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, southern, or Texas fever in cattle.
AREAS QUARANTINED

The following areas are quarantined for splenetic, southern, or Texas fever
in cattle:
ALABAMA

The following county is quarantined: Clarke.
ARKANSAS

The following counties and portions of counties are quarantined: Ashley,
Bradley, Calhoun, Chicot, Clark, Cleveland, Columbia, Dallas, Drew, Hemp-
stead, Hot Spring, Lafayette, Lincoln, Miller, Nevada,. Ouachita, Pike, and
Union; that portion of Desha County south of the Arkansas River; and that
portion of Howard County south of townships 6 and 7 south.
FLORIDA

The entire State of Florida is quarantined, except the counties of Bay,
Broward, Calhoun, Dade, Dixie, Escambia, Franklin, Gadsden, Gulf, Hamilton,
Holmes, Jackson, Jefferson, Lafayette, Leon, Liberty, Madison, Martin, Monroe,
Okaloosa, Palm Beach, Santa Rosa, Taylor, Walton, Wakulla, and Washington.
LOUISIANA
The following parishes and portions of parishes are quarantined: Acadia,
Allen, Avoyelles, Beauregard, Bienville, Bossier, Cameron, Calcasieu, Caldwell,
Catahoula, De Soto, Evangeline, Franklin, Grant, Iberia, Jackson, Lafayette,
La Salle, Livingston, Morehouse, Natchitoches, Pointe Coupee, Rapides, Rich-
land, Red River, Sabine, St. Helena, St. Landry, St. Martin, St. Tammany,
Tangipahoa, Union, Vermilion, Vernon, Washington, Webster, West Carroll,
and Winn; all that portion of Ascension Parish lying north and east of the
Mississippi River; all that portion of Iberville Parish lying west of the Missis-
sippi River; and all that portion of Ouachita Parish lying west of the Ouachita
River.
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MISSISSIPPI ii

The following counties are quarantined: Amite, Clarke, Covington, Forrest,
George, Greene, Hancock, Harrison, Jackson, Jasper, Jefferson Davis, Jones,
Lamar, Lawrence, Marion, Pearl River, Perry, Pike, Simpson, Smith, Stone,
Walthall, and Wayne.

PORTO RICO

The entire territory is quarantined.

TEXAS

The following counties and portions of counties are quarantined: Anderson,
Angelina, Atascosa, Austin, Bell, Brazoria, Brazos, Brooks, Burleson, Cameron,
Cass, Chambers, Cherokee, Dimmit, Duval, Fort Bend, Freestone, Frio, Galves-
ton, Gregg, Grimes, Hardin, Harris, Harrison, Hays, Henderson, Hidalgo,
Houston, Jasper, Jefferson, Jim Hogg, Jini Wells, Kenedy, Kleberg, La Salle,
Lee, Leon, Liberty, Limestone, Live Oak, McMullen, Marion, Madison, Milam,
Montgomery, Nacogdoches, Newton, Orange, Panola, Polk, Red River, Robertson,
Rusk, Sabine, San Augustine, San Jacinto, Shelby, Smith, Starr, Travis,
Trinity, Tyler, Upshur, Walker, Waller, Washington, Webb, Willacy, Wood,
and Zapata; that part of Matagorda County lying east of the Colorado River
except the Matagorda Peninsula; and that part of Wharton County lying east
of the Colorado River.

INTERPRETATION

This rule 1, revision 27, shall be construed in connection with the regula-
tion of the Secretary of Agriculture for the prevention of the spread of
splenetic, southern, or Texas fever in cattle, and is subject to amendment or
revision on statutory notice.
Rule 1, revision 26 (B. A. I. Order 307), dated October 28, 1927, effective
December 1, 1927, shall cease to be effective on and after December 1, 1928,
on and after which date this rule 1, revision 27, which for purposes of identi-
fication is designated as B. A. I. Order 312, shall become and be effective until
otherwise ordered.
The effect of this order is as follows:
In Alabama, Choctaw, Mobile, and Washington Counties are released from
quarantine.
In Arkansas, Grant and the remainder of Little River Counties are released
from quarantine.
In Florida, Dixie, Hamilton, Jefferson, Lafayette, Leon, Madison, Taylor,
and Wakulla Counties are released from quarantine.
In Louisiana, Assumption, West Baton Rouge, and a portion of Ascension
Parishes are released from quarantine.
In Oklahoma, McCurtain, and the remainder of Le Flore, Choctaw, and
Pushmataha Counties are released from quarantine.
In Texas, Bexar, Bowie, Burnet, Karnes, Lampasas, Lavaca, Wilson, and
Zavalla Counties are released from quarantine.
The existing quarantine of areas in the State of Mississippi and the Terri-
tory of Porto Rico is continued.
Done at the City of Washington, this 31st day of October,
_1928.
Witness my hand and the seal of the Department of Agricul-
ture.
C. F. MAWVIN,
Acting Secretary of Agriculture.





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NOTE:
FEEDING STATIONS FOR NONINFECTED CATTLE

Properly equipped, noninfectious pens are maintained at the following points within the
quarantined area:
Eudora, Ark., Missouri Pacific Railroad Co. pens.
Texarkana, Ark., Missouri Pacific Railroad Co. pens.
McGehee, Ark., Missouri Pacific Railroad Co. pens.
Jacksonville, Fla., Jacksonville Union Stockyards pens.
Fort Pierce, Fla., Florida East Coast Railway pens.
Jacksonville, Fla., National Stockyards pens.
Baldwin, Fla., Seaboard Air Line Railway pens.
Grand Crossing, Fla., Southern Railway Co. pens.
Alexandria, La., Missouri Pacific Railroad and the Texas & Pacific Railway pens.
De Quincy, La., Gulf Coast Lines pens.
Hattiesburg, Miss., Mississippi Development Board pens.
Hattiesburg, Miss., New Orleans & Northeastern Railway pens.
Laredo, Tex., International & Great Northern Railway pens.
Palestine, Tex.. International & Great Northern Railway pens.
Hearne, Tex., Houston & Texas Central Railroad pens.
Houston, Tex., the Union Stockyards pens.
Yoakum, Tex., San Antonio & Aransas Pass Railway pens.
Longview Junction, Tex.. Texas & Pacific Railway Co. pens.
(Englewood) Houston, Tex., Southern Pacific Railway Co. pens.
Orange, Tex., Southern Pacific Lines pens.
Beaumont, Tex., Southern Pacific Co. pens.
Bellville, Tex., Gulf, Colorado & Santa Fe Railway Co. pens.
Temple, Tex., Gulf, Colorado & Santa Fe Railway Co. pens.
Conroe, Tex., Gulf, Colorado & Santa Fe Railway Co. pens.
Beaumont, Tex., Gulf, Colorado & Santa Fe Railway Co. pens.


U.S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1928





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