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Executive Order 10830--Establishing a seal for the President's Council on Physical Fitness and Sports

Source: The provisions of Executive Order 10830 of July 24, 1959, appear at 24 FR 5985, 3 CFR, 1959-1963 Comp., p. 364, unless otherwise noted.

WHEREAS the Chairman of the President's Council on Physical Fitness and Sports has caused to be made, and has recommended that I approve, a seal of office for the President's Council on Physical Fitness and Sports, the design of which accompanies and is hereby made a part of this order, and which is described as follows:
On a light blue disc edged gold, an open book with red binding, parchment-color pages edged gold with suggested black lettering, the sinister section of the book surmounting a gold torch inflamed in natural colors all within an open wreath of green laurel leaves and in upper dexter a gold cloud issuing gold rays, all encircled by the inscription "President's Council on Physical Fitness and Sports July 16, 1956" in gold letters;

AND WHEREAS it appears that such seal is of suitable design and appropriate for establishment as the official seal of the President's Council on Physical Fitness and Sports:

NOW, THEREFORE, by virtue of the authority vested in me as President of the United States, I hereby approve such seal as the official seal of the President's Council on Physical Fitness and Sports.

[EO 10830 amended by EO 11074 of Jan. 8, 1963, 28 FR 259, 3 CFR, 1959-1963 Comp., p. 691; EO 11398 of Mar. 4, 1968, 32 FR 4169, 3 CFR, 1966-1970 Comp., p. 714]


Editorial note: An illustration of the seal, which was attached to and made a part of Executive Order 10830, is printed in 3 CFR, 1959-1963 Comp., p. 365.


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