CONGRESS: The House Week Jun. 2, 1930

Work Done. The House of Representatives last week:

¶ Passed a bill providing $265,000 to modernize the Naval Observatory at Washington, from which official U. S. time is obtained.

¶ Passed a bill authorizing the President to appoint a $10,000-a-year minister to the Union of South Africa.

¶ Passed a bill authorizing the Secretary of the Interior to investigate the desirability of an Upper Mississippi National Park in Iowa.

¶ Adopted a resolution to investigate Communism in the U. S.

¶ Passed a bill for reduced German payments to the U. S. for the cost of the Army...

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