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Executive Order 5629—Public Water Reserve No. 141, Montana

May 21, 1931

Under and pursuant to the provisions of the act of Congress approved June 25, 1910 (36 Stat. 847), entitled "An act to authorize the President of the United States to make withdrawals of public lands in certain cases," as amended by act of Congress approved August 24, 1912 (37 Stat. 497), it is hereby ordered that the land hereinafter listed be, and the same is hereby, withdrawn from settlement, location, sale, or entry and reserved for public use in accordance with the provisions of section 10 of the act of December 29, 1916 (39 Stat. 865):

Montana Meridian

T. 32 N., R. 32 E., all land within 50 feet of a well drilled by the Bowdoin Oil & Gas Co. near the east line of the SE. ¼ of SW. ¼, sec. 35.

Signature of Herbert Hoover

The White House,
May 21, 1931.

Herbert Hoover, Executive Order 5629—Public Water Reserve No. 141, Montana Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/361370

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