Hearings Before Subcommittee of House Committee on Appropriations, Consisting of Messrs. J. A. Tawney, W. I. Smith, W. P. Brownlow, G. W. Taylor, and J. A. Sullivan, in Charge of Sundry Civil Appropriation Bill for 1908

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