CONGRESS: The House Week May 28, 1928

Work Done. Last week, the U. S. Representatives:

¶ Passed the Senate Bill to permit state regulation of interstate trade in prison-made goods.

¶ Adopted the Conference report on the McNary-Haugen Farm Relief Bill.

¶ Adopted the Conference report on the Jones-White Merchant Marine Bill.

¶ Amended and passed the Senate's Bill for U. S. operation of Muscle Shoals (see col. 3); the Bill went to House-Senate Conference.

¶ Passed the Senate Bill to give a bonus to U. S. aviators in service from 1914 to 1917.

¶ Passed a bill to extend U. S. barge service on the Mississippi; sent it to...

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