Moto Méndez. - Declared Holiday On May 4, 1949, In Homage To The Hero Of Independence, On The 100Th Anniversary Of His Death.

Original Language Title: MOTO MENDEZ.— DECLÁRASE FERIADO EL DÍA 4 DE MAYO DE 1949, EN HOMENAJE A ESTE HÉROE DE LA INDEPENDENCIA, EN EL PRIMER CENTENARIO DE SU FALLECIMIENTO.

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law of December 9, 1948

"MOTO MÉNDEZ". †" Declare a public holiday on May 4, 1949, in tribute to this hero of Independence, on the first centenary of his death.

ENRIQUE HERTZOG G.

CONSTITUTIONAL PRESIDENT OF THE REPAsBLICA

For how much: the National Congress has sanctioned the following Law:

THE NATIONAL CONGRESS

DECCRETA:

ArtA-arse 1A ° †" In tribute to the memory of Colonel Eustaquio MA©ndez, hédroe of the people who fought for the National Independence, a civil holiday is declared in the entire Republic with suspension of public and private activities in the Department of Tarija, the dA-4 May 1949, the first centenary of the death of that guerrilla.

2A ° †" The authorities, institutions and especially educational establishments throughout the national territory will organize appropriate acts alluding to Eustaquio MA©ndez and his" montoneras ".

ArtA-culo 3A ° †" The Municipality of Tarija will build a public square between the neighborhoods of" San Roque "and" La Pampa ", which will carry the name of Eustaquio Méndez, and in it will be erected a monument to the mentioned hédroe. The Agricultural Board of Tarija will set up this square, which will open on May 4, 1949.

ArtA-arse 4A ° †" The Executive Branch will convene a national competition to write the biograph-a de Eustaquio MA©ndez. The prizes of this contest will be awarded the dA-to the first centenary of the death of MA©ndez.

ArtA-culo 5A ° †" In compliance with the law of 10 November 1947, the Executive Branch will immediately contract a two million bolivianos (Bs). 2,000,000,†") for the services of drinking water and energy-to power in San Lorenzo, capital of the province.

ArtA-ass 6A ° †" The Executive Branch will have the necessary measures to comply with this law and set the necessary items in the 1949 budget. It will organize a Comité in the city of Tarija, with the presidency of the Prefect of the Department, and a Subcomité in the Province of Mexico, with the presidency of the Subprefect of the same.

The meeting room of the H. National Congress.

Peace, December 3, 1948.

M. Urriolagoitia.â € "A. LandA-var Ribero.â €" O. Gutierrez, S. S. â € "C. LAólpez Arce, S. S. â€" A. Quezada A., D. S. †" D. ImaA ± a Monterrey, D. S.

Therefore, it was enacted to have and comply with the Law of the Republic

Government, in the city of La Paz, at the nine days of December of a thousand nine hundred and forty-eight years.

E. HERTZOG.†" Josá© Romero Lozaâ€" A. Mollinedo.