Executive Order 1285

Under authority vested in me by law, it is ordered:

The Isthmian Canal Commission is hereby authorized to use six-meter French dump cars for the purpose of obtaining gravel from the bed of the Chagres River until July 1, 1911, without equipping such cars with the various safety appliances required by the provisions of Executive Order No. 1002, dated January 6, 1909.

Signature of William Howard Taft
Wm. H. Taft.

The White House, January 16, 1911.


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