Executive Order 1412


By virtue of the authority vested in me I hereby establish the following Order for the Canal Zone.


Section 1. Any person who shall without lawful authority take or remove the packing or waste from out of any journal box or boxes of any locomotive engine, tender, coach, caboose, or truck, used or operated on any railroad, shall be guilty of a misdemeanor, and upon conviction shall be sentenced to pay a fine not exceeding One Hundred Dollars, or imprisonment in jail not exceeding thirty days, or both fine and imprisonment, in the discretion of the court.


Section 2. This order shall take effect sixty days from and after this date.

Signature of William Howard Taft
Wm. H. Taft.

The White House,

September 14, 1911.


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