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[ PROCLAMATION NO. 146, April 16, 1955 ]


Upon the recommendation of the Secretary of Agriculture and Natural Resources and pursuant to the provisions of section 83 of Commonwealth Act No. 141, as amended, I, Ramon Magsaysay, President of the Philippines, do hereby withdraw from sale or settlement and reserve for school site purposes under the administration of the Director of Public Schools, subject to private rights, if any there be, a certain parcel of the public domain situated in the municipality of Mandaue, province of Cebu, Island of Cebu, and more particularly described, to wit:

“MR-1068 (The Municipal Government of Mandaue)

“A parcel of land (as shown on plan Mr-1068, G.L.R.O. Record No. ?????), situated in the Poblacion, municipality of Mandaue, province of Cebu. Bounded on the NE., by properties of Angel Gonzaga, Emiliano Barte, Patricia Mendoza, Beatriz C. Mendoza and Lorenzo Cabahug, municipal road and properties of Marcelina F. Avancena and the Municipal Government of Mandaue (school site) and Plaridel Street; on the SE., and SW., by public land; and on the NW., by Mandaue Causeway and property of Marcelina F. Avancena. Beginning at a point marked 1 on plan, being S. 43° 03′ E., 309.08 from B.L.L.M. 1, Municipality of Mandaue, Cebu, thence S. 33° 46′ “W., 149.83 meters to point 2; thence N. 69° 06′ W., 267.39 meters to point 3; thence N. 33° 53′ E., 110.21 meters to point 4; thence N. 66° 38′ E., 156.54 meters to point 5; thence N. 27° 21′ E., 27.58 meters to point 6; thence S. 70° 43′ E., 18.62 meters to point 7; then S. 63° 05′ E., 22.22. meters to point 8; thence S. 85° 54′ E., 69.96 meters to point 9; thence S. 66° 13′ E., 8.85 meters to the point of beginning; containing an area of 31,150 square meters, more or less. All points referred to are indicated on the plan and are marked on the ground as follows: points 3 and 4, by spikes on crosses on concrete pavement; point 6, by old P. L. S. concrete monument and points 7 and 8, by wooden posts; and the rest, by B. L. concrete monuments; bearings true; declination 1° 02′ E., date of survey, November 22-24, 1954 and that of the approval, January 28, 1955.”

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the seal of the Republic of the Philippines to be affixed.

The public order in the City of Bacolod so requiring, I hereby order the Provincial Commander of the Philippine Constabulary of Negros Occidental, or his duly authorized representatives, to seize any stock of palay, rice, corn, building or construction materials, and articles of prime necessities of life specified in the last accompanying this proclamation when they are concealed or hoarded for purposes of speculation or profiteering by any owner or dealer thereof in excess of his reasonable needs for business or for subsistence.

The articles so seized shall be delivered to the representatives of the Price Stabilization Corporation (PRISCO) in the City of Bacolod, to be sold and disposed of to the public in accordance with law and the proceeds of the sale at legal price shall be reimbursed to the respective owners thereof.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the seal of the Republic of the Philippines to be affixed.

Done in the City of Manila, this 16th day of April, in the year of Our Lord, nineteen hundred and fifty-five, and of the Independence of the Philippines, the ninth.

President of the Philippines

By the President:

Assistant Executive Secretary

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