Washington : Government Printing Office
By virtue of the authority vested in the Secretary of the Interior by section 4 of the act of March 3, 1927 (44 Stat. 1347), it is ordered as follows:
The Departmental order of September 1, 1939, temporarily withdrawing lands for Indian use in aid of proposed legislation to adjust Navajo Indian land matters in New Mexico, is hereby revoked so far as it affects the following=described lands:
T. 18 N., R. 12 W.,
Sec. 2, lot 4, S ½ NW ¼, and SW ¼;
Secs. 11 and 23.
The areas described aggregate 1,562.40 acres.
The released lands are embraced in State Exchange Application, New Mexico 019116, by which the offered lands will benefit a Federal land program. The lands, therefore, are not subject to the provisions contained in the act of September 27, 1944 (58 Stat. 747; U.S.C. 279-284) as amended, granting preference rights to veterans of World War II, the Korean Conflict, and others.
FRED A. SEATON,
Secretary of the Interior.