Oklahoma territory soon to be opened to settlement

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Oklahoma territory soon to be opened to settlement - WITHIN' TWErK. The Oklahoma Proclamation Ready...
WITHIN' TWErK. The Oklahoma Proclamation Ready to Bo Issued. President Harrison Will - Carefully Ex. amino the Document Before A filling Hie Signature Congressman Man. sur Counsels Patlenee. Washisqtos, March 21. The proclamation proclamation to be issued by President Harrison declaring Oklahoma open to settlement was completed shortly after noon today, and it was at once sent to the secretary of the interior for his approval. A consultation consultation will be held at 2. o'clock this afternoon in the secretary's office, to go over the proclamation carefully to see if it is all right If it be found correct it will be sent to the White honse to day and then there will be nothing left to do bat for the President to examine and siza it The first duty will take some little time, perhaps perhaps a week, as General Harrison has said he would not sign it until he had gone over it carefully himself. ihe proclamation as now fixd throws open to settlement about 2,600,000 acres ot and, all the Seminole and Creek lands. except such ss may be reserved by executive executive order for the use of the Indians. I - - ;

Clipped from The Leavenworth Times22 Mar 1889, FriPage 1

The Leavenworth Times (Leavenworth, Kansas)22 Mar 1889, FriPage 1
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