Washington : Government Printing Office
By virtue of the authority contained in Section 7 of the Indian Reorganization Act of June 18, 1934 (48 Stat. 984), the lands described below, acquired by purchase under the provisions of Section 5 of that Act, for the use and benefit of such Indians of Del Norte and Humboldt Counties in California, eligible to participate in the benefits of the Act of June 18, 1934, supra, as shall be designated by the Secretary of the Interior, are hereby proclaimed to be an Indian reservation:
N ½ SW ¼, Sec. 13, S ½ SE ¼, NE ¼ SE ¼, S ½ NW ¼ SE ¼, SE ¼ SW ¼ and Lot 6, Sec. 14, N ½ NE ¼ NW ¼, Sec. 23; all in Twp. 13 N., R. 1 E., Humboldt Meridian in Del Norte County, California, excepting therefrom that portion thereof containing 78.42 acres conveyed to John E. McCreary by deed recorded in Book X of Deeds, page 217, Del Norte County Records. The lands herein described contain 228 acres, more or less.
Until the subject of land use is covered by or pursuant to a constitution and bylaws and charter adopted by the Indians under the Indian Reorganization Act, the use of the land shall be subject to such rules and regulations as the Secretary of the Interior may provide for the protection of the soil, the proper development of the land, and the equitable distribution of benefits from the land.
E. K. BURLEW,
Acting Secretary of the Interior.