Panama Canal Legislation hearings before the United States House Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce, Subcommittee on Panama Canal, Seventy-Second Congress, first session, on Jan. 13, Feb. 4, 5, 1932

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Considers (72) H.R. 7499, (72) H.R. 7500, (72) H.R. 7501, (72) H.R. 7502, (72) H.R. 7503, (72) H.R. 7504, (72) H.R. 7505, (72) H.R. 7506, (72) H.R. 7507, (72) H.R. 7508, (72) H.R. 7509, (72) H.R. 7510, (72) H.R. 7511, (72) H.R. 7512, (72) H.R. 7513, (72) H.R. 7514, (72) H.R. 7515, (72) H.R. 7516, (72) H.R. 7517, (72) H.R. 7518, (72) H.R. 7519, (72) H.R. 7520, (72) H.R. 7521, (72) H.R. 7522, (72) H.R. 7498, (72) H.R. 7523

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