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WAR DAMAGE CORPORATION ACT OF 1951

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HEARINGS

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Servete . BEFORE A

SUBCOMMITTEE OF THE
* COMMITTEE ON BANKING AND CURRENCY.
UNITED STATES SENATE

2
EIGHTY-SECOND CONGRESS

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FIRST SESSION

ON

S. 114, S. 439, S. 1309, and S. 1848

BILLS TO GRANT SUCCESSION TO THE WAR DAMAGE

CORPORATION AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

APRIL 18, 19, 24, 25, AND JULY 11, 1951

Printed for the use of the Committee on Banking and Currency

52_60142

UNITED STATES
GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE

WASHINGTON : 1952

$5516

COMMITTEE ON BANKING AND CURRENCY

BURNET R. MAYBANK, South Carolina, Chairman J. WILLIAM FULBRIGHT, Arkansas

HOMER E. CAPEHART, Indiana A. WILLIS ROBERTSON, Virginia

JOHN W. BRICRER, Ohio JOHN SPARKMAN, Alabama

IRVING M. IVES, New York J. ALLEN FREAR, JR., Delaware

ANDREW F. SCHOEI PEL, Kansas PAUL H. DOUGLAS, Illinois

EVERETT M. DIRKSEN, Illinois
WILLIAM BENTON, Connecticut
BLAIR MOODY, Michigan

A. LEE PARSONS, Clerk
Jos. P. MCMURRAY, Staff Director

SUBCOMMITTEE ON SECURITIES, INSURANCE, AND BANKING

(Excluding Federal Reserve Matters)

J. ALLEN FREAR, JR., Delaware, Chairman BURNET R. MAYBANK, South Carolina ANDREW F. SCHOEPPEL, Kansas JOHN SPARKMAN, Alabama

EVERETT M. DIRKSEN, Illinois

Statement of—

Berry, J. Raymond, representing National Board of Fire Under-

writers..

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Boote, Ward, Assistant Solicitor, Department of Labor, Bureau of
Employees' Compensation.-

158
Brooks, Ralph A., representing the Commerce and Industry Associa-
tion of New York, Inc.-

104
Buffler, Louis, chairman, American Association of State Compensa-
tion Insurance Funds.

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Cleary, Daniel F., Chairman, War Claims Commission_

181

Cook, James F., Jr., president, National Association of Building

Owners and Managers

8

Corres, Rodolfo A., Deputy General Counsel, Office of Defense

Mobilization.

111

Donlon, Miss Mary, legislative chairman, International Association

of Industrial Accident Boards and Commissions; chairman, New
York State Workmen's Compensation Board..

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Dougherty, James L., General Counsel, RFC, accompanied by J. V.

Herd, former executive vice president, War Damage Corporation.. 120

Dunkley, Col. Frank, Department of the Army, Department of

Defense; accompanied by Col. Everett W. Best, Air Force, and

Lt. Col. Aldo H. Loos, acting chief, Claims Division, Judge Advo-

cate General's Office, Department of the Army -

115

Herd, J. V., former executive vice president, War Damage Corpora-

tion.-

120

Kirkpatrick, A. L., Chamber of Commerce of the United States..

65
Linn, Walter, secretary-treasurer, National Council of State Self-
Insurers' Associations

28

Marryott, Franklin J., representing American Mutual Alliance.

29

Murphy, Ray, general counsel, Association of Casualty & Surety

Companies

108

Sabin, Samuel H., General Counsel, Federal Civil Defense Administra-

tion..

191

Staats, Elmer B., Assistant Director, Bureau of the Budget..

171, 211

Stellwagen, Herbert P., representing Association of Casualty and
Surety Companies

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Stetler, C. Joseph, War Claims Commission..

182

Stone, Bernard R., director of insurance, State of Nebraska and chair-

man, committee on Federal legislation, National Association of

Insurance Commissioners.

62

Waring, Frank A., former Chairman, Philippine War Damage Com-

mission

193

Wiener, Myron, Commissioner, War Claims Commission.

187

Wilkinson, Lawrence E., acting chairman and director, New York
State Civil Defense Commission..

53

Letters, telegrams, statements, etc., submitted for the record by-

Aetna Casualty and Surety Co., Hartford, Conn., Berkeley Cox,

counsel: Letter to Senator Maybank.

199

American Bankers Association: Statement.

200

Arizona Industrial Commission, J. J. O'Neill, chairman: Letter to

Senator Maybank -

200

Associated General Contractors of America, Inc., H. E. Foreman,

managing director: Letter to Senator Frear..

200

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Letters, telegrams, statements, etc., submitted for the record by-Con.

Berry, J. Raymond, representing National Board of Fire Under-

writers: Policy exemptions for war damage.
Blue Lake Packers, Inc., Salem, Oreg., Junior Eckley, secretary: Letter

to Senator Cordon.-
Boote, Ward, Assistant Solicitor, Department of Labor, Bureau of

Employees' Compensation: Statement-
Bronx United Civic Association, Charles Rubinstein, president: Letter

to Senator Lehman.
Brooks, Ralph A., representing the Commerce and Industry Associa-

tion of New York, Inc.: Statement..

Brown, Chas. & Sons, San Francisco, Calif., Edwin S. Newman, vice

president: Letter to Senator Maybank

Buffler, Louis, chairman, American Association of State Compensation

Insurance Funds:

List of States with insurance funds.

Resolution, National Conference on Labor Legislation

Caldwell, Millard, Administrator, Federal Civil Defense Administration:

Letter to Senator Frear-

Proposed bill

California Department of Industrial Relations, Paul Scharrenberg,

director: Letter to Congressman Havenner

Chamber of Commerce of the United States, Clarence B. Miles, man-

ager, Department of Government Affairs: Letter to Senator

Frear

Columbia Casualty Co., New York, N. Y., Laurence S. Jones, presi-

dent: Letter to Senator Maybank.

Cotton Fire & Marine Underwriters, Memphis, Tenn., G. B. Wooley,

manager: Telegram to Senator Maybank.

Cotton Insurance Association, Atlanta, Ga., P. M. Harrison: Tele-

gram to Senator Maybank.

Crystal, Frank, New York, N. Y.: Letter to committee

Delaware Adjutant General's Office, D. Preston Lee, State Director

of Civil Defense: Letter to Senator Frear..

Donlon, Miss Mary, legislative chairman, International Association

of Industrial Accident Boards and Commissions: Statement-

Gillette, Guy M., a United States Senator from the State of Iowa:

Letter to Senator Maybank..

Hardware Mutuals, Joseph B. Beach, secretary, Stevens Point, Wis.:

Letter to Senator Maybank -

International Association of Industrial Accident Boards and Commis-

sions, James L. Hill, president, Lansing, Mich.: Letter to Senator

Maybank...

Kirkpatrick, A. L., Chamber of Commerce of the United States:

Study, War Damage Indemnity-

Labor, Department of, Maurice J. Tobin, Secretary: Comments on

S. 114 and S. 439..

Lawton, F. J., Director, Bureau of the Budget: Letter to RFC regard-

ing S. 114 and S. 439_

Marryott, Franklin J., representing American Mutual Alliance:

List of members of aliiance...

National Association of Casualty and Surety Agents, E. W. Sawyer,

counsel and administrative director: Statement-

National Association of Insurance Agents, Melvin J. Miller, president:

Letter to Senator Maybank...

National Association of Insurance Brokers, Inc., Edmund T. Delaney,

counsel: Statement..

National Association of Mutual Savings Banks, Frederick G. Baker,

chairman, committee on insurance: Letter to Senator Maybank.--

National Savings and Loan League, Oscar R. Kreuz, executive man-

ager: Letter to Senator Maybank.

Nixon, Richard, a United States Senator from the State of California:

Letter to Senator Maybank
O'Conor, Herbert R., a United States Senator from the State of

Maryland: Letter to Senator Maybank -

Phoenix-London Group, W. E. Lowther, general counsel: Letter to

Senator Maybank.

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Letters, telegrams, statements, etc., submitted for the record by—Con.

Potter, Charles E., a Representative in Congress from the State of

Michigan: Letter to Senator Maybank -
Preston, Jay W., resident manager, Maryland Casualty Co., Charlotte,

N. C.: Letter to Senator Maybank.

Reconstruction Finance Corporation, W. E. Harber, Chairman:

Comments on S. 114 and S. 349

Comments on S. 1309.

Letter regarding comments of Bureau of Budget on S. 114 and

S. 439..

Proposed amendments

Letter to Senator Frear

Charter of War Insurance Corporation.

Amendments to charter.

Forms of agreement.-

Regulations A and amendment.

Reidenbach, Leon H., vice president, Fort Howard Paper Co., Green

Bay, Wis.: Letter to Senator Maybank --

Robertson, J. B., Employees Reinsurance Corp., Kansas City.:

Letter to Senator Maybank.--

South Carolina Civil Defense, James C. Dozier, director: Letter to

Senator Maybank.

Staats, Elmer B., Assistant Director, Bureau of the Budget: Outline

and proposed bill -

Stillwagen, Herbert P., representing Association of Casualty and
Surety Companies:

List of companies constituting association.

Proposed amendments -
Wilkinson, Lawrence E., acting chairman and director, New York

State Civil Defense Commission: Statement...

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