HUSBANDRY: Beef & Birthday

Beef & Birthday

The Army & Navy unexpectedly found themselves involved in the farm problem last week when complaints reached President Hoover that these services were contributing to the general agricultural depression by purchasing from foreign producers food for soldiers & sailors stationed outside the U. S. The President promptly ordered an investigation by a joint Army, Navy and Agricultural Committee headed by Nils A. Olsen, Chief of the Bureau of Agricultural Economics.

Chief complainant was Republican Senator Samuel Morgan Shortridge of California. Stirred to action by...

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