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COMMITTEE ON VETERANS' AFFAIRS

OLIN E. TEAGUE, Texas, Chairman W. J. BRYAN DORN, South Carolina

WILLIAM H. AYRES, Ohio ELIZABETH KEE, West Virginia

E. ROSS ADAIR, Indiana FRANK W. BOYKIN, Alabama

PAUL A. FINO, New York JAMES A. HALEY, Florida

JOHN P. SAYLOR, Pennsylvania WALTER S. BARING, Nevada

CHARLES M. TEAGUE, California ROBERT A. EVERETT, Tennessee

SEYMOUR HALPERN, New York THADDEUS J. DULSKI, New York

JAMES G. FULTON, Pennsylvania WM. J. RANDALL, Missouri

WILLIAM HENRY HARRISON, Wyoming
ROLAND V. LIBONATI, Illinois

HENRY C. SCHADEBERG, Wisconsin
HARRIS B. MCDOWELL, JR., Delaware ROBERT F. ELLSWORTH, Kansas
G. ELLIOTT HAGAN, Georgia
HORACE R. KORNEGAY, North Carolina
JOSEPH P. ADDABBO, New York

OLIVER E. MEADOWS, Staff Director

SUBCOMMITTEE ON ADMINISTRATION

JAMES A. HALEY, Florida, Chairman WM. J. RANDALL, Missouri

JOHN P. SAYLOR, Pennsylvania ROLAND V. LIBONATI, Hlinois

JAMES G. FULTON, Pennsylvania

SUBCOMMITTEE ON COMPENSATION AND PENSIONS

W. J. BRYAN DORN, South Carolina, Chairman G. ELLIOTT HAGAN, Georgia

PAUL A. FINO, New York HORACE R. KORNEGAY, North Carolina CHARLES M. TEAGUE, California

SUBCOMMITTEE ON EDUCATION AND TRAINING

ROBERT A. EVERETT, Tennessee, Chairman W. J. BRYAN DORN, South Carolina

E, ROSS ADAIR, Indiana THADDEUS J. DULSKI, New York

SEYMOUR HALPERN, New York HARRIS B. MCDOWELL, JR., Delaware WILLIAM HENRY HARRISON, Wyoming

HENRY C. SCHADEBERG, Wisconsin

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SUBCOMMITTEE ON HOSPITALS

ELIZABETH KEE, West Virginia, Chairman JAMES A. HALEY, Florida

WILLIAM H. AYRES, Ohio WALTER S. BARING, Nevada

PAUL A. FINO, New York ROBERT A, E RETT, Ten essee

JOHN P. SAYLOR, Pennsylvania WM. J. RANDALL, Missouri

SEYMOUR HALPERN, New York THADDEUS J. DULSKI, NAw York

JAMES G. FULTON, Pennsylvania ROLAND V. LIBONATI, Illinois

WILLIAM HENRY HARRISON, Wyoming G. ELLIOTT HAGAN, Georgia

HENRY C. SCHADEBERG, Wisconsin JOSEPH P. ADDABBO, New York

SUBCOMMITTEE ON HOUSING

FRANK W. BOYKIN, Alabama, Chairman WM. J. RANDALL, Missouri

WILLIAM H. AYRES, Ohio HARRIS B. MCDOWELL, JR., Delaware E. ROSS ADAIR, Indiana JOSEPH P. ADDABBO, New York

ROBERT F. ELLSWORTH, Kansas

SUBCOMMITTEE ON INSURANCE

WALTER S. BARING, Nevada, Chairman ROBERT A. EVERETT, Tennessee

CHARLES M. TEAGUE, California HORACE R. KORNEGAY, North Carolina ROBERT F. ELLSWORTH, Kansas

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Addonizio, Hon. Hugh J.

719-720
“Aging American Veteran and the National Economy,” Veterans' Admin-
istration publication.---

770–835

American Legion:

Corcoran, John J., director, National Rehabilitation Commission.-

755,

756–766, 836, 840

Olson, Clarence H., assistant director, National Legislative Commis-

sion.

755, 756, 840

AMVETS: Holden, John R., national legislative director...

699–702

Armed services, pay and allowances. (See Military pay, allowances, and

benefits.)

Bills and reports.-

579–605

Blinded Veterans Association: Thompson, Dr. William W., executive

director.

688–609

Bray, Hon. William G.,

690–693
Catholic War Veterans: Hafey, James W., executive director..

713–715
Christian, Dixon. (See Paralyzed Veterans of America, Virginia chapter.)
Commissioned Officers Association: Willenbucher, Capt. Franz O., USN,
national counsel..

107-709
Compensation rate increases, history of..

631

Contingency Option Act, benefits payable--

652

Cooper, Hon. William O. (See Disabled American Veterans.)
Corcoran, John J. (See American Legion.)
Counsel (committee)

704, 731, 767, 836

Curtis, Hon. Laurence.

666–667

Daddario, Hon. Emilio Q-

677

Daley, Timothy F. (See Veterans' Administration.)
Disability rating schedule, revisions..--

632

Disabled American Veterans:

Case histories of compensation claims...

683–686

Cooper, William O., national commander..

678–683, 686, 687

Study of effect of longevity on service-connected disabilities.. 721-730

Dorn, Hon. W. J. Bryan.-

579,

652, 652, 653, 657, 659, 661-663, 668, 670–681, 687, 688, 690-
694, 698-700, 702, 704–707, 709, 713, 715, 717–720, 731, 733,

747, 748, 751–753, 755, 756, 766, 767, 836, 840.

Ellsworth, William C. (See Paralyzed Veterans of America, Virginia

chapter.)

Erickson, John E. (See Veterans of World War I of the U.S.A., Inc.)
Fino, Hon. Paul A...

709, 715, 717, 718, 751, 756, 766, 767

Hagan, Hon. G. Elliott

836

Hafey, James W. (See Catholic War Veterans.)

Halpern, Hon. Seymour.

755-657

Harsha, Hon. William H., Jr.---

664-670

Health, Education, and Welfare, Department of: Masland, Dr. Richard

L., Director, National Institute of Neurological Diseases and Blindness.,

letter from

666

Heart diseases. (See Longevity studies: Veterans' Administration.)

Herlong, Hon. A. S. (Syd), statement of...

667, 668

Holden, John R. (See AMVETS.)

Houser, Adm. Harold A. (See Retired Officers Association.)

Industrial medicine and surgery, article entitled “United Kingdom: De-

termination, Evaluation, and Rating of Disabilities” by Dr. C. G.

Magee.

836–840

Irwin, Hon. Donald J., letter of

674, 675
Jewish War Veterans: Putterman, Felix M., national legislative director,
letter and statement of..

752, 753

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Kee, Hon. Elizabeth -

652, 653
Knapp, Donald C. (See Veterans' Administration.)
Kornegay, Hon. Horace V.,

674, 693, 709, 715, 717, 718,751, 752, 766
Lane, Hon. Thomas J..

675-677
Life expectancy studies. (See Longevity studies.)
Longevity studies:
Committee staff

721-730

Veterans' Administration:

Compensation rate increases, 1933–57-

631

Bibliography

628-630

Heart disease, ratio of actual to expected death.

622

Life expectancy reduction:

Compensation percentage impairment_

620

Diabetics.

624

Heart diseases.

623

Various impairments.-

616-619

Longevity compensation, based on age at inception of disease and

attained age-

625, 626

Rating schedule, summary of revisions-

632

Ratios of actual to expected death, heart diseases.

622

Survival percentages:
Cancer versus heart disease.

627, 628
Heart diseases.

620, 621

Hypertension

624

Magee, Dr. C. G., article by

836-840

Masland, Dr. Richard L. (See Health, Education, and Welfare, Depart-

ment of.)

Military pay, allowances, and benefits:

Basic pay and allowances:

Commissioned and warrant officers.

636, 637

Enlisted personnel..

638, 639

Commissaries and post exchanges.

650

Contingency Option Act.

650, 652

Dependents:

Education (schools)

650

Medical care

646, 647

"Dislocation" allowance-

650

Education, off duty-

650

Home loans.

651

Incentive pay for hazardous duty-

640, 641

Leave and liberty -

651

Medical and dental care

650

Pay grades and equivalent ranks of four services

635

Recreation..

651

Reenlistment bonus formula.

643

Reserve readjustment pay

650

Retirement pay -

648, 649

Station allowance.

650

Survivor benefits.-

644, 645

Trailer movement allowance.

650

Travel and transportation.

651

Military pay, allowances and benefits, summary of..

633-651
Military Survivors, Inc.: Train, Adm. Harold C..

702-704

Monagan, Hon. John S.

674

Morris, Hon. Thomas G

661, 662, 678

Morse, Hon. F. Bradford

658, 659
O’Konski, Hon. Alvin E..

659-661
Olsen, Hon. Arnold.---

671-673
Olson, Clarence H. (See American Legion.)
Paralyzed Veterans of America, New England chapter: Rivers, Fred,
editor, Monthly Bulletin, letter from..

652
Paralyzed Veterans of America, Virginia chapter:
Christian, Dixon.-

717-719
Ellsworth, William C., ex-president

715-717
President's message on compensation rate increases-

605-607
Putterman, Felix M. (See Jewish War Veterans.)
Rating schedule, summary of revisions.

632

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642,

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Retired Officers Association: Houser, Adm. Harold A., legislative counsel. 704–706

Roudebush, Hon. Richard L.-

670, 671

Smith, Hon. Frank E.

653-655

Staff study, effect of service-connected disabilities on longevity--

608–615
Stover, Francis W. (See Veterans of Foreign Wars.)
Stratton, A. W. (See Veterans' Administration.)
Teague, Hon. Charles M.

766
Thompson, Dr. William W. (See Blinded Veterans Association.)
Train, Adm. Harold C. (See Military Survivors, Inc.)
“United Kingdom: Determination, Evaluation, and Rating of Dis-
abilities"

836–840

Utt, Hon. James B..

663, 664

Van Zandt, Hon. James E

657, 658

Veterans’ Administration (see also Longevity studies, Veterans' Adminis-
tration):
Daley, Timothy F., Acting Assistant General Counsel

747, 748
Gleason, John S., Jr., Administrator of Veterans' Affairs, letter and
proposed legislation to increase compensation -

605, 606

Knapp, Donald C., Acting Assistant General Counsel.

734-748

Publication: “The Aging American Veteran and the National

Economy''

770–835

Stratton, X. W., Director, Compensation and Pensions Service--- 749–752

Veterans of Foreign Wars:

Resolutions.

694-697

Stover, Francis W., director, National Legislative Service- 694, 697, 698

Veterans of World War I of the U.S.A., Inc.: Erickson, John E., national

commander.

709–713

Wallhauser, Hon. George M.

664-666

Willenbucher, Capt. Franz 0., USN. (See Commissioned Officers Associa-

tion.)

Wilson, Hon. Bob...

721

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