Washington : Government Printing Office
|Chap. 249||Claude E. Milliken.|
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That, upon application in writing, the Secretary of the Interior is authorized and directed to issue to Claude E. Milliken, of Billings, Montana, a patent in fee to the following-described lands allotted to him on the Crow Indian Reservation, Montana: Allotment numbered 144, the north half, the north half of the south half and the south half of the southwest quarter, of section 21, township 4 south, range 28 east, containing five hundred and sixty acres, and the north half of the northwest quarter of section 24, township 5 south, range 26 east, Montana principal meridian, containing eighty acres: Provided, That when the land herein described is offered for sale, the Crow Tribe or any Indian who
is a member of said tribe shall have ninety days in which to execute preferential rights to purchase said tract at a price offered to the seller by a prospective buyer willing and able to purchase.
Approved, May 3, 1948.