Exchanging Agricultural Surplus Products for Silver: Hearings Before ..., 73-2 on H.R. 7581, H.R. 1577 and S. 3039 ..., March 27 ... April 2, 1934

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Page 38 - Treasury is authorized and directed to purchase silver, at home or abroad, for present or future delivery with any direct obligations, coin, or currency of the United States, authorized by law, or with any funds in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, at such rates, at such times, and upon such terms and conditions as he may deem reasonable and most advantageous to the public interest...
Page 3 - State highway department and immediately certify the fact to the Secretary of the Treasury. The Secretary of the Treasury shall thereupon set aside the...
Page 3 - ... shall be receivable for customs, taxes, and all public dues, and when so received may be reissued...
Page 3 - This certifies that there is on deposit in the Treasury of the United States of America one dollar in silver payable to the bearer on demand.
Page 70 - UNITED STATES SENATE, COMMITTEE ox AGRICULTURE AND FORESTRY, Washington, DC The committee met, pursuant to recess, at 10 am, in room 324, Senate Office Building, Senator Elmer Thomas (chairman), presiding.
Page 4 - All acts or parts of acts inconsistent with any of the provisions of this act are hereby repealed.
Page 113 - ... the horrible cycle of deflation, with its terrible consequences in human suffering, begins to revolve toward the abyss. Then the only hope for humanity was to stop gold payments, to go off gold.
Page 34 - I think, which authorized the creation of a board composed of the President, the Secretary of the Treasury, the Secretary of Commerce, and the Secretary of Agriculture in reference to payment for the agricultural surplus in silver.

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