RECOVERY: Kicking Party (Cont'd)

Kicking Party ( Cont'd )

"This is an open round-up for criticism." General Hugh S. Johnson was addressing hundreds and hundreds of plain citizens gathered by special invitation in the big auditorium of the Department of Commerce Building in Washington to find fault with NRA. But before any critic could open his mouth the belligerent NRAdministrator delivered a 90-minute harangue in which he flayed faultfinders in general, admitted the most glaring shortcomings of the recovery program and proposed a whole series of improvements. Said he:

"I think it necessary to draw a sharp line...

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