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" But the direct military expenditures are estimated at figures varying from a billion and a quarter to a billion and a half of dollars. This of course takes no account of the paralysis of productive industry, trade, and commerce or of the destruction of... "
The World's Work ...: A History of Our Time - Page 12922
by Walter Hines Page, Arthur Wilson Page - 1910
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Highways of Progress

James Jerome Hill - 1910 - 353 pages
...figures down to 1910, outside of and in addition to the national debt, would probably show an increase of a billion and a quarter to a billion and a half dollars...our national extravagance. Only a small part of our public expenditure is represented by debt tables. The rest is raised by increased taxation. In part...
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The Balkan Wars, 1912-1913

Jacob Gould Schurman - 1914 - 140 pages
...rough computations are possible. But the direct military expenditures are estimated at figures varying from a billion and a quarter to a billion and a half of dollars. This of course takes no account of the paralysis of productive industry, trade, and commerce...
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The Balkan Wars, 1912-1913

Jacob Gould Schurman - 1914 - 140 pages
...rough computations are poesible. But the direct military expenditures are estimated at figures varying from a billion and a quarter to a billion and a half of dollars. This of course takes no account of the paralysis of productive industry, trade, and commerce...
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Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science, Volumes 97-98

1921
...between fifty-eight and seventy millions of three-piece suits a year and represents a retail value of from a billion and a quarter to a billion and a half dollars. How THE INDUSTRY Is Now CONDUCTED This industry has passed through a number of changes, both in the...
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Revenue Revision: Hearings Before the Committee on Ways and Means, House of ...

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Ways and Means - 1921 - 270 pages
...contracts yet unsettled. So that it is reasonable to say that the items I have mentioned will amount to from a billion and a quarter to a billion and a half dollarsin addition to the request already made for this year. vet Mr. Rothschild. The taxes that we...
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Future Trading: Hearings Before ..., 66-3, January and February, 1921

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Agriculture - 1921 - 1070 pages
...They show a total for wheat, corn, and oats for the months of August, September, and October ranging from a billion and a quarter to a billion and a half bushels per month. They also state that that is not very far from the total trade in periods of large...
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Soldiers' Adjusted Compensation, 1924: Hearings...

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Ways and Means - 1924 - 189 pages
...a different impression on them, if they could have known that the whole matter could be settled for a billion and a quarter to a billion and a half dollars, instead of three and a half to five billions of dollars. Mr. PAGE. That is possible, Mr. Garner, but...
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NBS Special Publication, Issue 116

1931
...the gin bale and of the eight bands on the standard compressed bale. Although cotton to the value of a billion and a quarter to a billion and a half dollars goes to market every year in square bales, the square-bale package is not in step with the rhythm of...
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National Housing Act: Hearings Before the Committee on Banking and Currency ...

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Banking and Currency - 1934 - 378 pages
...is one institution, at least, that endeavored to carry on. Our normal lending volume in 1928-29 was a billion and a quarter to a billion and a half dollars. There are many institutions that have continued to make loans throughout the depression. The officers...
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The Mutual Security Program: Hearings Before the Committee on Foreign ...

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Foreign Affairs - 1951 - 1600 pages
...recall the figure there, the estimated value of property lost in Germany alone was somewhere around a billion and a quarter to a billion and a half dollars. That would involve some 500,000 or 600,000 people. I don't know of any estimate of all the other countries,...
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