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mation will be permitted to present their applications to enter (or file their declaratory statements in cases where they are entitled to file declaratory statements) at the land office for any land district in which their numbers entitle them to make entry, in the order in which their applications for registration were selected and numbered, but no person can present more than one application to enter or file more than one declaratory statement.
8. If any person fails to apply to enter, or to file a declaratory statement if he is entitled to do so, on the day assigned him for that purpose, or if he presents more than one application for registration for lands within the same Reservation, or presents an application in any other than his true name, he will forfeit his right to make entry or filing under this Proclamation.
9. None of the lands opened to entry under this Proclamation shall become subject to settlement or entry prior to the first day of September, 1910, except in the manner prescribed herein; and all persons are admonished not to make any settlement prior to that date on lands not covered by entries or filings made by them under this Proclamation. On September 1, 1910, all of said lands which have not then been entered under this Proclamation will become subject to settlement and entry under the general provisions of the homestead laws and the said Acts of Congress.
10. The Secretary of the Interior shall make and prescribe such rules and regulations as may be necessary and proper to carry this Proclamation and the said Acts of Congress into full force and effect.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF I have hereunto set my hand and caused the seal of the United States to be affixed. Done at the City of Washington this 22nd day of May, in the year
of our Lord one thousand nine hundred and nine and of [SEAL.] the Independence of the United States the one hundred and thirty-third.
Secretary of State.
June 3, 1909.
BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
Grand Canyon National Game Preserve, Ariz.
Vol. 34, p. 607.
WHEREAS, portions of what formerly constituted the Grand Canyon National Forest, now known under the names of the Kaibab National Forest and Coconino National Forest, have been proclaimed the Grand Canyon National Game Preserve, under the authority granted in the Act of Congress, approved June twenty-ninth, nineteen hundred and six, entitled, “ An Act For the protection of wild animals in the Grand Canyon Forest Reserve,” which provides “ That the President of the United States is hereby authorized to designate such areas in the Grand Canyon Forest Reserve as should, in his opinion, be set aside for the protection of game animals and be recognized as a breeding place therefor;
And whereas, it appears that the public good will be promoted by designating a smaller area for the said Game Preserve;
Now, therefore, I, William H. Taft, President of the United States of America, by virtue of the power in me vested by the aforesaid Act of Congress, do proclaim that the boundaries of the said Grand Canyon National Game Preserve are hereby changed to exclude therefrom certain lands, and that the boundaries are as shown on the diagram