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Letters, statements, etc.—Continued

Brooks, Hon. Jack, a Representative in Congress, etc.- Continued

Excerpt of letter from Earl H. Lund, Regional Director, Public

Buildings Service, General Services Administration, Region 6,

Kansas City, Mo., to:

Page

D. Murray Burns, November 10, 1959.

32

Hon. Jack Brooks, April 5, 1960...

158
Excerpt of letter from Robert Bevan (for the Government), to
Hercules Construction Co., June 25, 1959.-

217

Excerpt of memorandum from Earl H. Lund, Regional Director,

Public Buildings Service, General Services Administration,

Region 6, Kansas City, Mo., to the file, January 26, 1960

(exhibit 21).

45, 46, 75

Excerpt of memorandum from Regional Comptroller, Kansas

City, Mo., to Regional Director, Public Buildings Service,
Kansas City, Mo., October 22, 1959.-

169
Excerpt of memorandum from Regional Counsel, General Services

Administration, Region 6, Kansas City, Mo., to Chief, Acqui-
sition Branch, November 6, 1959.

181
Excerpt of memorandum initialed “JLH," directed to the Design

and Construction Division re contract PB-JO 60071, January
14, 1960.--

43

Excerpt of routing slip from Dee A. Patterson, Chief, Operations

Branch, Public Buildings Service, General Services Adminis-

tration, Region 6, Kansas City, Mo., to Walter C. Kerlin,

September 9, 1959-

107

General Services Administration Order No. ADM 6240.1 re

employee participation in real estate transactions, July 2, 1959. 188

Income and estimated expenditures of Third Recon Corp. under

sublease GS-06B-5599-

84

Job Order JO 60071, September 11, 1959, completed September

15, 1959, actual job cost $5,794.--

98

Letter from Carl M. Heaton, Acting Director, Commodity

Stabilization Service, to Dee A. Patterson, September 8, 1959. 96
Letter from D. Murray Burns, the Henges Co., Kansas City,
Mo., to Earl H. Lund, October 23, 1959..

31
Letter from D. Murray Burns, the Henges Co., Kansas City,
Mo., to Thomas G. Jay, October 23, 1959.-

31

Letter from Thomas G. Jay, Regional Commissioner, General

Services Administration, Region 6, Kansas City, Mo., to J.

Gordon Henges, November 9, 1959-

Letter of acceptance from Earl H. Lund, Regional Director,

Public Buildings Service, General Services Administration,

Region 6, Kansas City, Mo., to Third Recon Corp., August 14,

1959

82

Memorandum from Earl H. Lund, Regional Director, Public

Buildings Service, General Services Administration, Region 6,

Kansas City, Mo., to Henges Co., Inc., Kansas City, Mo.,
January 27, 1960-
Memorandum from Ralph G. Warren, Chief, Design and Con-

struction Division, Public Buildings Service, General Services
Administration, Region 6, Kansas City, Mo., entitled “Henges
Co. Letter to Mr. Jay” (from confidential file), September 30,
1959..

24
Memorandum from Ralph G. Warren, Chief, Design and Con-

struction Division, Public Buildings Service, General Services
Administration, Region 6, Kansas City, Mo., to Earl H. Lund,
July 28, 1959

15

Memorandum from Regional Comptroller, General Services Ad-

ministration, Region 6, Kansas City, Mo., to Regional Director,

Public Buildings Service, Kansas City, Mo., October 22, 1959- 153

Statement-Instances which exceeded the $2,500 limitation. 153

Memorandum from Regional Director, Public Buildings Service,

Region 6, Kansas City, Mo., to Regional Comptroller, Kansas

City, Mo., November 5, 1959-..

155

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Letters, statements, etc.—Continued

Brooks, Hon. Jack, a Representative in Congress, etc.-Continued

Memorandum re Regional Director, Public Buildings Service,

memorandum to the file, January 26, 1960, on Commodity Page

Stabilization Service, Kansas City, Mo.-PB-JO 60071.-

45

Memorandum to board of award re new movable partitions for the

Commodity Stabilization Service Building, Kansas City, Mo.,
December 30, 1959..

166
Office memorandum from Earl H. Lund, Regional Director, Public

Buildings Service, General Services Administration, Region 6,

Kansas City, Mo., to Thomas G. Jav, September 30, 1959---- 27, 28
Office memorandum from Ralph G. Warren, Chief, Design and

Construction Division, Public Buildings Service, General
Services Administration, Region 6, Kansas City, Mo., to

Regional Director, Public Buildings Service, October 5, 1959.- 29
Reference slip referred to Lake Churchill, August 19, 1959

122
Routing slip from Dee A. Patterson, Chief, Operations Branch,

Public Buildings Service, General Services Administration,
Region 6, Kansas City, Mo., to Walter C. Kerlin, September
9, 1959

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Rules of the House Committee on Government Operations -

2

Sworn statement from J. Hunt Benoist, Jr., vice president, Her-

cules Construction Co., St. Louis, Mo., to whom it may concern,

March 24, 1960.-

53

Collins, Joseph R., Area Manager, General Services Administration,

Public Buildings Service, Region 6, Kansas City, Mo.: Excerpt of

letter re Job No. 60079 for $1,247

104

Horn Bostel, James L., Regional Counsel, General Services Adminis-

tration, Region 6, Kansas City, Mo.:

Excerpt from letter of acceptance, from Earl H. Lund, Regional

Director, Public Buildings Service, General Services Adminis-

tration, Region 6, Kansas City, Mo., to Third Recon Corp.,

August 14, 1959_-

79

Excerpt of memorandum from James L. Horn Bostel, to John

Moore, February 4, 1960 (exhibit 22)

Excerpt of memorandum from James L. Horn Bostel, Region 6,

to Chief, Acquisition Branch, November 6, 1959. 79, 90, 81, 82

Letter from James L. Horn Bostel, to Hon. Jack Brooks, March
28, 1960..

88

Jay, Thomas G., Regional Commissioner, General Services Adminis-

tration, Region 6, Kansas City, Mo.: Letter from Thomas G. Jay,

to Hon. Jack Brooks, April 4, 1969 --

198

Lund, Carl H., Regional Director, Public Buildings Service, General

Services Administration, Region 6, Kansas City, Mo.:

Excerpt of report from inspection report of the Design and Con-

struction Division, Public Buildings Service, February 25, 1960- 172

Statement re installation of partitions (exhibit 21)--

169

Moore, John E., Investigator, Government Activities Subcommittee:

Excerpt from General Services Administration specification con-
ditions, paragraphs 2-17...

13
Excerpt of memorandum from D. Murray Burns, the Henges Co.,
Kansas City, Mo., to Tom Jay, September 22, 1959-

22

Excerpt of memorandum from Thomas G. Jay, Regional Com-

missioner, General Services Administration, Region 6, Kansas

City, Mo., re complaint of D. Murray Burns, September 25,
1959.-

23

Excerpt of office memorandum from Ralph G. Warren, Chief,

Design and Construction Division, Public Buildings Service,

Region 6, Kansas City, Mo., to Regional Director, October 5,

1959.

31

Moran, Eugene, Chief, Administrative Division, Commodity Stabili-

zation Service, Kansas City, Mo.: Excerpt of memorandum from
Commodity Stabilization Denver Office, to Eugene Moran, Sep-
tember 21, 1959.--

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Letters, statements, etc.—Continued

Patterson, Dee A., Chief, Operations Branch, Public Buildings Serv.

ice, General Services Administration, Region 6, Kansas City, Mo.:

Excerpt of letter from Dee A. Patterson to Hon. Jack Brooks,

March 30, 1960-

Wallhauser, Hon. George M., a Representative in Congress from the

State of New Jersey: Excerpt of office memorandum from Earl H.

Lund, Regional Director, Public Buildings Service, General Services

Administration, Region 6, Kansas City, Mo., to Thomas G. Jay,

September 30, 1959

Warren, Ralph G., Chief, Design and Construction Division, Public

Buildings Service, General Services Administration, Region 6,
Kansas City, Mo.: Excerpt of a memorandum from Ralph G.
Warren, on Commodity Stabilization Service, January 26, 1960.--

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Part I-Documents relating to Mart Building project, St. Louis, Mo.--.

Exhibit 1-Section 11, movable partitions, from specifications for

Mart Building Project No. D. & C. 32909, March 20, 1959---

Addendum No. 1 to the specifications for second floor alterations.

Exhibit 2-Letter from J. Gordon Henges, Henges Co., Inc., St. Louis,

Mo., to Thomas G. Jay, June 25, 1959-

Exhibit 3—Letter from Ř. J. Henges, Henges Co., Inc., Kansas City,

Mo., to Thomas G. Jay, July 10, 1959-

Exhibit 4-Memorandum from E. W. Kunze, Design and Construc-

tion Division, Public Buildings Service, General Services Adminis-

tration, Region 6, to Chief, Design and Construction Division,

June 22, 1959

Exhibit 5—Letter from Robert E. Bevan, Chief, Construction Branch,

Public Buildings Service, General Services Administration, Region 6,

to Hercules Construction Co., June 25, 1959-

Exhibit 6—Letter from J. H. Benoist, Jr., vice president, Hercules

Construction Co., to E. W. Kunze, August 17, 1959-

Exhibit 7—Letter from Vernon L. Murphy, Hamilton Co., Inc.,

St. Louis, Mo., to Hunt Benoist, August 12, 1959. -

Exhibit 8—Letter from James H. Minzey, Jr., manager, Mid-West

Metal Products, Inc., Kansas City, Kans., to Glen O'Brien, August

3, 1959

Exhibit 9-Letter from Thomas G. Jay, Regional Commissioner,

Region 6, Kansas City, Mo., General Services Administration, to D.

Murray Burns, September 23, 1959-

Exhibit 10-Routing slip (GSA Form 14) from Earl H. Lund, to

personnel file of Ralph L. Warren, September 30, 1959-

Exhibit 11-Letter from Earl H. Lund, Regional Director, Public

Buildings Service, General Services Administration, Region 6, to

D. Murray Burns, October 1, 1959-

Part II-Documents relating to partition work, Commodity Stabilization

Service, Kansas City, Mo..

Exhibit 12—Letter from Hon. Joseph Campbell, Comptroller General

to Hon. Jack Brooks, April 7, 1960.--

Statement from Sam Pines, supervisory auditor, Kansas City

regional office, to whom it may concern, March 31, 1960----

Statement from Jack G. Laughlin, supervisory auditor, Kansas

City regional office, to whom it may concern, March 31, 1960--

Exhibit 13– Revised Public Buildings Services Job Order BM-JO

60071, September 15, 1959--

Exhibit 14 Memorandum from Chief, Design Branch, Public Build-

ings Service, General Services Administration, Region 6, to Chief,

Buildings Management, November 18, 1959-

Exhibit 15--Letter from Earl H. Lund, Regional Director, Public

Buildings Service, General Services Administration, Region 6, to

Henges Co., Inc., Kansas City, Mo., January 6, 1960..

List of instructions for execution of contract.

Exhibit 16—Letter from Earl H. Lund, Regional Director, Public

Buildings Service, General Services Administration, Region 6, to

I. E. Lesher, January 6, 1960.-

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Part II-Documents relating to partition work, etc.-Continued

Exhibit 17—Specifications and invitation to bid on new movable

partitions, Commodity Stabilization Service Building, Kansas City,

Mo., project No. PB-JO 60071, December 8, 1959-

Addendum No. 1 to specifications for new movable partitions.-

Exhibit 18—General Services Administration Standard Form 19,

showing bid of Henges Co., Inc., of Kansas City, Mo., December 17,

1959, and award of contract No. GS-06B-5859, by Earl H. Lund,

January 6, 1960.

Exhibit 19— Payment bond, Henges Co., Inc., of Kansas City, Mo.,

principal and surety, January 6, 1960-

Exhibit 20—Performance bond, Henges Co., Inc., of Kansas City,

Mo., principal and surety, January 6, 1960-

Exhibit 21—Memorandum from Earl H. Lund, Regional Director,

Public Buildings Service, General Services Administration, Region 6,

to the file, January 26, 1960-..

Exhibit 22— Memorandum from James L. Horn Bostel, Regional

Counsel, General Services Administration, Kansas City, Mo., to

John Moore, February 4, 1960.--

Exhibit 23—Correspondence and documents relating to job order

60078.

Exhibit 24–Correspondence and documents relating to job order

60079.

Exhibit 25—Correspondence and documents relating to job order

60086.

Part III-Documents and correspondence relating to Government lease for

space from Third Recon Corp----

Exhibit 26-Unexecuted lease between Third Recon Corp. and the

United States of America, November 23, 1959.-

Exhibit 27—Invitation for bids April 3, 1959

Notice of intent to negotiate July 2, 1959-

Addendum to invitation to bid, April 21, 1959.

Exhibit 28-Memorandum from Regional Appraiser, General Services

Administration, Kansas City, Mo., to Chief, Acquisition Branch,

October 29, 1959-

Exhibit 29—Letter from David Waldman, attorney, Third Recon

Corp., Kansas City, Mo., to General Services Administration,

November 5, 1959.

Exhibit 30—First meeting of the stockholders of Third Recon Corp.,

September 8, 1959.-

Exhibit 31--Memorandum from Regional Counsel, General Services

Administration, Kansas City, Mo., to Chief, Acquisition Branch,

November 6, 1959

Exhibit 32—Memorandum from Regional Counsel, General Services

Administration, Kansas City, Mo., to Chief, Acquisition and

Disposal Division, November 24, 1959 -

Exhibit 33—Negotiated sublease No. GS-06B-5599 between Third

Recon Corp. and the United States of America, November 23, 1959--

Instructions to be observed in executing lease.

Negotiated lease contract No. GS-06B-5599-

Letter from the Third Recon Corp. to Kenneth Knight, August

14, 1959.

Invitation to bid No. AD-6-295, April 3, 1959-

Exhibit 34—Statement of services furnished' by Third Recon Corp.,

Kansas City, Mo., on lease No. GS-06B-5599---

Exhibit 35-Analysis of values (leased space), lease No. GS-06B-5599,

January 22, 1960.-

Exhibit 36—Statement and certificate of award, signed by Earl H.

Lund, Regional Director, Public Buildings Service, General Services

Administration, Region 6, November 23, 1959-

Exhibit 37—Findings of fact and statement of determination, signed by

Earl H. Lund, Regional Director, Public Buildings Service, General

Services Administration, Region 6.

Exhibit 38—Letter from Louis H. Geis, Geis-Hunter-Ramos, archi-

tects, to Earl H. Lund, December 14, 1959--

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Part III-Documents and correspondence relating to, etc.-Continued

Exhibit 39—Option for lease between Foremost Food & Chemical Co.,

a California corporation, and W. D. Ray, Kansas City, Mo., and

Ralph W. Rice, Jr., Kansas City, Mo., April 17, 1959.

Exhibit 40—Letter from Wayne D. Hudson, Foremost Dairies, Inc.,

San Francisco, Calif., to Ralph W. Rice, Jr., August 6, 1959

Exhibit 41—Building lease between Foremost Food & Chemical Co., a

California corporation, and W. D. Ray, Kansas City, Mo., and

Ralph W. Rice, Jr., Kansas City, Mo., October 7, 1959--

Exhibit 42— Assignment of lease from W. D. Ray and Ralph W. Rice,

Jr., with Foremost Food & Chemical Co., October 20, 1959_-

Exhibit 43—Statement from P. Reid Oliver, vice president, Foremost

Food & Chemical Co., to General Services Administration, October

30, 1959..

Exhibit 44—Letter from P. Reid Oliver, vice president, Foremost

Food & Chemical Co., to Junius A. Ansley, January 6, 1960.-

Exhibit 45— Newspaper article from the Kansas City Star, January 17,

1960, entitled "A Broadway Transformation Ahead of Military

Occupancy”

Exhibit 46—Letter from Roy J. Richie, secretary-treasurer, Third

Recon Corp., to Kenneth Knight, March 4, 1960.-

Breakdown of cost for extra work performed by Third Recon

Corp---

Exhibit 47—Letter from Thomas G. Jay, Regional Commissioner,

General Services Administration, Kansas City, Mo., to Hon. Jack

Brooks, April 4, 1960...

Exhibit 48—Letter from Moseley & Co. to J. A. Ansley, August 14,

1959.

Exhibit 49—Correspondence between Herbert V. Jones & Co.,

realtors, Kansas City, Mo., and General Services Administration,

August 18, 1959.-

Part IV-Real estate activities of Thomas G. Jay-

Exhibit 50—Letter from Thomas G. Jay, Regional Commissioner,

General Services Administration, Region 6, Kansas City, Mo., to

Karl E. Wallace, October 20, 1959.--

Exhibit 51—Memorandum from Lawson B. Knott, Jr., Acting

Commissioner, Public Buildings Service, Washington, 'b.c., to

Thomas G. Jay, October 22, 1959---

Exhibit 52—Newspaper article from the Kansas City Times, January

15, 1960, entitled "Motor Hotel for 13th and Central”

Part V-Excerpts of letters to Ralph L. Warren, Chief, Design and

Construction Division, Public Buildings Service, General Services

Administration, Region 6, Kansas City, Mo.---

Exhibit 53-A-Excerpt of letter from George G. Morris, G. M. Morris

Construction Co., Independence, Mo., to Ralph L. Warren, Decem-

ber 16, 1959

Exhibit 53-B—Excerpt of letter from Bert W. Newsom, general

contractor, Des Moines, Iowa, to Ralph L. Warren, December 15,

1959..

Exhibit 53-C-Excerpt of letter from James Dougherty, Jr.,

Dougherty Construction Co., York, Nebr., to Ralph Warren,

December 9, 1959-

Exhibit 53-D—Excerpt of letter from Wm. Myers, Wm. Myers Co.,

Kansas City, Mo., to Ralph Warren, December 7, 1959..

Exhibit 53-E-Excerpt of letter from L. W. Penn, Sr., project engi-

neer, Sverdrup & Parcel, Inc., engineers-architects, St. Louis, Mo.,

to Ralph L. Warren, December 18, 1959_

Exhibit 53-F-Excerpt of letter from M. J. Newsom, contractor,

Des Moines, Iowa, to Ralph L. Warren, December 12, 1959--

Exhibit 53–G-Excerpt of letter from Paul F. Faust, Associate Engi-

neering Co., St. Louis, Mo., to Ralph L. Warren, December 14,

1959.

Exhibit 53-H–Excerpt of letter from Wendell L. Caldbeck, Cald-

beck Construction Co., contractors, Des Moines, Iowa, to Ralph

L. Warren, December 15, 1959

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