MUSCLE SHOALS: Miss, Kiss, Bliss

The bill to sell and lease Muscle Shoals to Henry Ford was apparently killed. The Senate Committe on Agriculture of which Senator Norris is Chairman—George W. Norris, who was born and raised on an Ohio farm, who for many long years ardently prosecuted and judged cases in the Nebraska courts —defeated by a vote of 10 to 6 a motion to report the measure. To all intents and purposes the bill was supposed to have been disposed of this session of Congress. But the Muscle Shoals fracas was not past. Only a few...

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