THE CONGRESS: Work Done, Feb. 27, 1933

The House:

¶ Passed (289-10-121) a Senate resolution to repeal the 18th Amendment; sent it to the States for ratification (see p. n). ¶ Passed the District of Columbia appropriation bill.

¶ Approved the conference report on the Interior Department appropriation bill; sent it to the President. ¶ Held a memorial service for the two Senators and eight Representatives who died within the year.

The Senate:

¶ Passed a bill by South Carolina's Smith to create a Government cotton pool, reduce production; sent it to the House. C, Passed (63-to-23) a resolution...

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