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HOME RULE AND REORGANIZATION FOR

THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

BRARY

HEARINGS

BEFORE THE

APR

SUBCOMMITTEE ON HOME RULE AND REORGANIZATIO

OF THE

1951
COMMITTEE ON THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

UNITED STATES SENATE
EIGHTY-SECOND CONGRESS

'FIRST SESSION

TO PROVIDE FOR HOME RULE AND REORGANIZATION

' IN THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

FEBRUARY 20, 21, 22, MARCH 1, 5, 1951

Printed for the use of the
Senate Committee on the District of Columbia

UNITED STATES
GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE

WASHINGTON : 1951

81450

UNITED STATES SENATE
COMMITTEE ON THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

MATTHEW M. NEELY, West Virginia, Chairman
OLIN D. JOHNSTON, South Carolina ! FRANCIS CASE, South Dakota
ESTES KEFAUVER, Tennessee

JOHN M. BUTLER, Maryland
LESTER C. HUNT, Wyoming

HERMAN WELKER, Idaho JOHN O. PASTORE, Rhode Island

WALLACE F. BENNETT, Utah EARLE C. CLEMENTS, Kentucky

JAMES H. DUFF, Pennsylvania WILLIS SMITH, North Carolina

ARTHUR H. VANDENBERG, Michigan

SUBCOMMITTEE ON HOME RULE AND REORGANIZATION FOR THE DISTRICT OF

COLUMBIA

ESTES KEFAUVER, Tennessee, Chairman MATTHEW M. NEELY, West Virginia FRANCIS CASE, South Dakota

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Text of S. 656_----

Testimony of-

Adams, Kenneth, President of the Young Republicans Club of the Dis-

trict of Columbia----

Atherholt, Gordon M., representing the Northwest Council of Citizens'

Associations; and Palisades Citizens' Association-------------- 207, 222
Back, Edith B., representing the Home Rule for Washington Chapter,

American Veterans Committee--------
Beatty, Mrs. Donald, representing the District of Columbia League
of Women Voters-------

65
Brown, Huver I., representing the Washington Bar Association------
Chamberlain, Culver, president, Central Suffrage Conference-------- 120
Colladay, Edward F., general counsel, Washington Board of Trade-- 165
Connaughton, J. H., representing the Petworth Citizens' Association. 223
Dawson, Giles E., member of the Connecticut Avenue Citizens' Associa-

tion, and delegate to the Northwest Council of Citizens' Associations 243

Donohue, F. Joseph, nominee for Commissioner of the District of

Columbia---

42

Evans, Gertrude, representing the Progressive Party of the District

of Columbia----

104

Fadler, William, representing the Democratic Club of the District of

Columbia---

: Finch, Wilbur S.-

Freedman, Richard, representing the Washington Home Rule Com-

mittee---------

Galloway, George B., Senior Specialist in American Government, Legis-

lative Reference Service, Library of Congress ----

Gewirtz, Stanley, president, Washington chapter, Americans for

Democratic Action--------

114

Gower, Karl K., representing the Brightwood Citizens' Association.. 222

Graham, Philip, publisher, Washington Post-

56

Hall, Woolsey, representing the Central Northwest Citizens' Associa-

tion----

Harriman, Mrs. J. Borden, Democratic committeewoman for the Dis-

trict of Columbia------

67

Hawes, Alexander B., chairman, suffrage committee, Federation of

Citizens' Associations ---

228

Henderson, Elmer W., director, American Council on Human Rights-

134

Hendrickson, Hon. Robert C., United States Senator from the State

of New Jersey -----

Hildreth, Melvin D., national Democratic committeeman for the Dis-

trict of Columbia ---

...: Hodgkins, George W., former president of the Kalorama Citizens'

Association --------

244

Supplemental statement--------
Hoffman, Helen Duey, Washington branch, American Association of
University Women.-.

120

Howard, Mrs. Ernest W., department chairman, Federation of

Women's Clubs ---

139

Humphrey, Hon. Hubert H., U'nited States Senator from the State of

Minnesota---

116

Jones, Francis E., Jr., president, Young Democrats of the District of

Columbia ---

-- 124, 240

von Leeman, Herbert P., representing the Federation of Citizens' Associa-

tions--------

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Testimony of—Continued

Page

Lehman, Hon. Herbert H., United States Senator from the State of

New York--

106

McDonald, J. Walter---

136

McIlwee, Mrs. Branson Gilbert, member of the Manor Park Citizens'

Association --

227

McKee, Jerome B., president, Federation of Businessmen's Associa-

tion.--

140

Malmberg, Mrs. Margie, director, Washington office, American Library

Association.

163

Manbeck, Jesse B., executive secretary, Central Suffrage Conference,

Inc--------

102

Mathews, Paul, immediate past president, Junior Chamber of Com-
merce------

130
Monroney, Hon. A. S., United States Senator from the State of Okla-
homa--

110

Newell, Clifford H., representing the Arkansas Avenue Community

Association.-

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192

Reissig, Frederick, representing the Federation of Churches---

108

Remon, John A., representing the Cathedral Heights Citizens Associa-

tion-

190

Rich, Mrs. Frank, chairman of legislation, Washington section, Na-

tion Council of Jewish Women ----

Shepherd, Marshall L., representing the Recorder of Deeds of the Dis-

trict of Columbia--------

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Shipley, Carl L., Young Republican National Federation --

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Sellers, Charlotte, Women's Auxiliary, United Public Workers of

America--------

112

Smith, Arthur Clarendon, American Business Association -

105

Smith, Hon. Margaret Chase, United States Senator from the State of

Maine

102

Tavenner, Frank, Vice President, Young Democratic Club of the Dis-

trict of Columbia-------

246

Thompson, Leon A., President of the Federation of Civic Associations

of the District of Columbia, Inc-----
Wender, Harry S., Chairman, District of Columbia Recreation Board.
West, Vernon E., Corporation Counsel of the District of Columbia,

representing the Commissioners of the District of Columbia------

Wheeler, A. L., representing the Democratic Central Committee of the

District of Columbia--

Wheeler, Mrs. Gladys, Washington Chapter, National Council of

Negro Women--

Additional information

Editorial in the Washington Post--

Report of the Commissioners of the District of Columbia-------

Letter of-

American Legion, Department of the District of Columbia, to post

commanders and legislative officers, transmitting report in re-

gard to H. R. 4902_---

158

American Planning and Civic Association to chairman ---

252

Chevy Chase Baptist Church, to chairman-------

271
Council for Social Action of the Congregational Christian

Churches of the United States of America to chairman_ ----- 267
Home Rule Headquarters, Washington, D. C., to clerk of commit-

tee transmitting statements_--.

Public Library of the District of Columbia to chairman and to

Corporation Counsel of the District of Columbia. ----------- 258, 259

Recreation Board of the government of the District of Columbia

to chairman.--

267

Social Order Committee of the Friends Meeting of Washington

and the Friends Committee on National Legislation to chairman

transmitting statement.-----

Truman, Hon. Harry S., President, to Hon. Sam Rayburn,

Speaker, House of Representatives---

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