"The issue," cried the Governor of Vermont, "is simply and solely the insistence of the Federal Government that it can take from us what it chooses, when it chooses, without any regard at all for our wishes or our rights.

'"For more than a year I have warned that behind the flood control, behind the power development, was a deliberate attempt . . . for a little group of men to run things their way—good sometimes, bad sometimes—but always their way—forgetting that a check with the homefolks and their wishes is not only...

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