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Government Land Law. All men and women over 21 years of age, widows, and per sons under 21 years of age who are the heads of families, who are not owners of more than 160 acres of land, who are citizens or have declared their intention to become citizens of the United States are qualified to make a homestead entry. Not later than six months from date of entry the- homestead claimant must establish his resi dence upon the land, and after fourteen months of actual resi dence, if he has resided upon and cultivated the land, can commute or pay for the land at the rate of $1.25 per acre, when .the claim ant will receive patent to the land from the government. It claim ant does not wish to commute; he can reside continuously upon the land five years, and upon filling proof that he has done so, will receive a patent to the land. Soldiers who served in the war of the rebellion, the Spanish or the Philippine wars are entiled to have the time of service not exceeding four years counted as residence on the land. The i widow of a deceased sol dier who never used his home stead right, can make a soldier's homestead entry and is required to reside' personally on the land for one year. If a widow of a deceased soldier has died or again married, his minor child ren, through a guardian, can make a soldier's homestead en try. ... If a homestead claimant dies, the land goes to the widow, if he leaves one; if not to his' heirs. Neither the widow nor the heirs are required to live on the land but must keep up the improv ments. ; , Any homesteader, who by fail ure of crops, sickness or any other unavoidable casualty is un able to make a living for himself and family on his claim, can se cure á leave of absence not ex céeding one year. When a leave of absence is granted, the time the settler is absent must be made up at the end of five years residence and cultivation require ed by law. Game and Fish Laws Of tha Territory of New Mexico, as amended by the 37th Legislative As sembly and in force from and after March 21st, 1907. OPEN SEASON FOR GAME. Deer with horns with gun only; October 15th to November 30th of each year, Limit, one daer. Penalty, $100 fine and (0 days imprisonment. Elk, Mountain Sheep, Beaver, Ptarmigan; killing, capturing or injuring prohib its at all times. Penalty. $500 fine t and 90 days imprisonment. "''. Antelope,' Pheasants, Bob White Quail, Wild Pigeon; protected until March 13, 1910. Penalty , $100 fine and (0 days imprisonment.' - Turtle Dove with gun only; July 15th to May 1st of each year. Penalty, $100 fine and 60 days imprisonmsnt. ; Wild Turkey, Mountain Grouse; Prairie Ghicken with gun only; Octo ber, November and December of each year. Penalty, $100 fine and (0 days imprisonment.' ' ' . ' Quail (native or crested) with gun onlv: October. November; Decemler and January of each year." Penalty, $100 fine and (0 days imprisonm?nt. Song and Insectivorous Birds; kill ing or injury prohibted. Penalty, $50 fine and 30 days imprisonment. OPEN SEASON FOR FISH. Mountain Trout (all species) with rod, hook and line only; May 15th to October 15th of each year. Size limit, not less than 6 inches. Weight limit, 15 pounds per day. Penalty, $50 fine and 00 days imprisonment. Bass (large and small mouth spec ies) with rod, hook and line only; May 15th to October 15th of each year. Weight limit, 25 pounds per day. Penalty, $59 fine and 60 days impris onment. Unlawful to sell, or expose or offer for sale, or for any common carrier, express company, agent or employe thereof,, to receive or have in possession or transport for market any game animals, birds or fish pro tected by law in this Territory. Pen County Proceedings. July 9, 1908. The board met in regnlar ses sion and present the Hon. Juan de Mata Mafes, present; Dama cio Tafoya and Geo. Santistevaft, members; Juan JNavanc, secreta ry by his deputy E. H. Bierñbaúm anb Juan B. Martinez, sheriff. In the assessment of Indalicio Esaiuval. the board orders cut down $72. per $15. more on real estate. In the assessment of W, Wdlcox, the board orders his H. cut down $120. on his lots in Roy, N. M. In the assessment of Esque pula Truijllo the board orders cut down $150, on his real estate. Now the matter of one petition of Solano, -soliciting a new pre cinct and said petition is accom panied by 68 signatures, the board takes the action as to wit:' The petition is approved and a new precinct is created and is known as precinct No. 24 of Mo ra County, with the following boundaries; on the north by the south line of township 19, and on the south dividing line of San Miguel and Mora counties, on the east by the fifth dividing line of Union and Mora counties and on the west by the east rim rock of Red river canyon,, being the same lines of school district No.36. Now the courts appoints Basi: Garcia, as Justice of the Peace and Richard Carson as Constable until the successor shall be elcted and qualified. Now a petition is presented by the citizens of Wagon Mound ask ing for a change of roads in the precinct No; 12 so that they will correspond as near to the legal government line as possible, in the road known as the Wagon Mound and Colmór. The board leaves the same under considera tion until next term and have or dered notices set in different places from the begining of said road to the end, so if there is any objections by any person it can be presentad to the bond. Now in the matter of the peti tion of the re s'dets of Chacon, with the respect or change to a certain road to have the same dis continued, this matter was left under consideration since June 5th until this terra and not being iny objections presented the a foresaid was discontinued. Now the doard appoints Marci lo Montoya. Justice of the Peaee, for precinct no. 10. Accounts Approved. M. A, Sanchez, for mdse. for the jail ' $59.05. Max Lucero, barbering for the prisioners ' i $3.50 Juan B. Martinez sheriffs salary jail guard and other services $367. Juan ii Martinez, services in criminal cases $102. Juan B. Martinez, services in Criminal cases $33.65 Juan B. Martinez, attending to prisioners $145.30 R. T. Maes, commission of asses sor 1908 $24.98 José Vivian Fresquez, salary as Probate Judge and stamps $55 Ricardo Martinez, superinten dent and office expense $109.80 C. U. Strong, ' stamps, express etc. in the office of treasurer and collector $50.01 Roderto Romero; Justice of the feace, precinct no.,1., fees m criminal cases ' , $10.10 Alvino Martinez, expense in as sessors office , $24.85 Alvino Sártinez, commision as as sessor for 1907 and 1908 $304.59 Tha board adjourns until! 9 o'clock a. ni. July 10th 1908. Notice lor Publication. v United States Land Office, Clayton, New Mexico,-June 13, 1908. Notice is hereby given that Benja min F. Brown, of Gould, County of Union, New Mexico, has filed in this office his application to enter under provisions of Sections 23067 of the Revised Statutes of the United States the Lot Two, (no. 2) of Section 22, Township 18 N, Range 28 E, N. M. Meridian. Any and all persons claiming ad versely the land described, or desiring tó object because of the mineral char acter of the land or for any other rea son, to its disposal to ; applicant should file their, affidavits of protest on or before August 2nd, 1908. ' Edward W. Fox, 22t4 - Register., NOTICE. ; The Mora County Normal In stitute will convene on the.. 17th day of August, A. D. -1908, at Wagon Mound, Mora Co., N. M. All teachers desiring to' teach school in Mora county are re quested to be on hand at opening' of the Institute and to. remain throughout the entire session. The Institute conductor will be Prof. John H. Vaughan, and will continue for two weeks. On the last two days the examination will take place. Ricardo Martinez, . Supt. Public Schools, Mora Co., N. M. 7-4-8-15 Warning To Live Stock Owners. v I again wish to call the attention of all live stock owners to herd their cat tle and pen up their hogs, as' the law forbids live stock to be running loose at large. I also wish to inform the property owners of the town" to, clean up about their premises so as to avoid diseases. All rubbish and waste paper should be put in waste boxes and barrels and burned. Guadalupe Garcia, í Justice of the Peace . , i an! Health Officer. To Let. Ranch Good grass, permanent wa ter, controls range for 200 cattle, first class place for a dry yéár, as grass is good now. . Also pasturage for cattle, horses and mules. For particulars address L. P. Upton, Solano, N.' M. ; or call at upton nancn, la Uinta Canyon. ' . , ' 26t2 . Para Alquilar un Rancho con buen sacate 200 reces, pasteo de primer clase, para un ano seco el sacate esta en buena cendiclon. para pastear reces caballos muías, para mas información derijance a L. P. Tpton, Solano. N.- .M. o la Up ton Ranch en el Canon de la Cinta. ' Stolen ; T ' , , , . . ; .t . The 24th day of June 1908, ' durintr: the night of the same day, a bay-mare. uiaá etnlpn. nhniit. i nr R vaava rtA with this mark on the right side- 5 x. Francisco S. Ortega's pasture in La, Gallina, Precinct no. 12, Mora Coun ty, Any information Jeading to .re covery of same will be appreciated. -. . y Rasenda Via-lpando. ' . . Ocate, N: M. \n\n alty, $100 fine. The use of dynamite, drugs, or per mitting saw dust to pass into any of the public waters of this Territory in which are game food fish is a felony. Trespassing on posted private prop erty prohibited. Penalty, $100 fine and 60 days imprisonment. W. E. Griffen, Warden. F. A. Roy, Deputy. Leyes de Caza y Pesca. DEL TERRITORIO de NEUVO MEXICO. Según Enmendadas por la Asambla Legislativa 37ma, p en efecto desda y después de Marzo 21, 1907.. ESNACION de CAZA . Venrdo con cuernos, solamente con fusil: Octubre 15 a Noviembre 30 de cada ano. Limite un venado. Pena; $100,00 multa y 60 dias de encarcela miento. ' " Alce, Carnero Cimarron, Nutria, Ptarmigan (codorniz blanco,) prohib do que se maten, cabtrren o dañen, en todo tiempo. Pena $500.00 milita y 90 dias encarcelamiento. Antílope, Faisanes, Codornkes, del orient, Palomas Silvestres portejidos hasta Mayo 13, 1910. Pena $100. mul ta y 60 dias da encarcelamiento. . Tórtolas solo con fusil; Julio 15 a Mayo 1 de cada ano. Pena $100 multa y 60 dias da encarcelamiento. Gallina silvestre, Perdices, Gallinas del ampo rsolo con fusil; Octubre Npvembre y Diciembre de cada ano Pena, $100 y 60 dias de encarcelamie ñta, Pájaros Cantores y insedtivores so porhiba que se maten o injurien. Pe na, 50 multa y 30 dias de encarcela miento. estancion de Pesca Truchas(todas especias) con vara, anzuelo y sedal solamente: Mayo 15 a Octubre 15 de cada ano' Limite da ta maño no icemos que 6 pulgadas. Li mite de peso 15 libras par dia. Pena $50 multa y 6o dias de encarcelamieno. Perca (especies de boca grande y pe quena) con vara, anzuelo y sedal sol amente: Mayo 15 a Octubre 15 de cada ano. Pena 50 inulta y 60 dias de en carcelamiento. . - Sera ilegal para vender, o exponer o ofrecer para vender, o para cualqu iera ferrocarril, compania de expaeso agente o emplado de ellas, para recib ir o tener en posesión, q trrsporlar para mercado cualquiera de los ani males,, aves o pescadas protejidos bor ley en este Territorio, ,tPena,$100.de multa. , El uso de dinamita drogas, o per mitiendo que pase rscerrin a cualqui era de las aguas publicas del Territo rio en la cual se hallr pescado sera una felonía. . Se prohibe trespases propiedad, pri vada en la cual hay avisos colocados Pena. $100 y 60 dias de encarcal amien to. :, W. E." Griffin, Guardian de Caza y Pesca. F. A. Roy, Deputado.