Washington : Government Printing Office
Whereas by proclamations of May 20, 1943, of the Assistant Secretary of the Interior, certain lands in Alaska were reserved for the exclusive use and occupancy of the native inhabitants of the villages of Shishmaref and White Mountain, Alaska; and
Whereas such proclamations provided, among other things, that they should become effective upon their approval by a majority of the natives residing in the area, voting in the manner prescribed in section 2 of the act of May 1, 1936 (49 Stat. 1250; 48 U. S. C. 358 a); and
Whereas the natives of the villages of Shishmaref and White Mountain have rejected the reservations:
Now, therefore, pursuant to the authority contained in the said section 2 of the act of May 1, 1936, the said proclamations of May 20, 1943, are hereby revoked.
WESLEY A. D'EWART,
Assistant Secretary of the Interior.