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COMMODITIES

(CM)

This subject is used for material pertaining to specific commodities. Material under this subject is filed by name of the commodity. [See also BE 4/Name of commodity.]

CM

COMMODITIES

(open 6/73)

Box 1

Contains only cross reference material.

CM/A

COMMODITIES/A

(open 6/73)

Boxes 1, 7

Material related to the border alcohol situation; use of clay as an aluminum source; 1961 donation of an apple tree for President Kennedy; national security investigation of asphalt produced from imported oils; BOB automatic data processing management report.

CM/Aluminum

COMMODITIES/ALUMINUM

(open 6/73)

Boxes 1, 7

Aluminum stockpile and 1964 aluminum price hike.

CM/Automobile

COMMODITIES/AUTOMOBILE

(open 6/73)

Box 1

Automobile prices, motor vehicle registration; U.S.- Canada agreement on automotive products, 1/16/65.

CM/B

COMMODITIES/B

(open 6/73)

Boxes1, 8

Department of Defense procurement of butter.

CM/Beef

COMMODITIES/BEEF

(open 6/73)

Boxes 1, 8

Beef import program, 1963/64 beef purchases, supply of beef cattle, inclusion of poultry and beef in Food for Peace program, Texas beef.

CM/C

COMMODITIES/C

(open 6/73)

Boxes 1, 8

Domestic coke, certification of U.S. containers for customs purposes.

CM/Cabinets

COMMODITIES/CABINETS

(open 6/73)

Boxes 1, 8

Contains only cross reference material.

CM/Carpets

COMMODITIES/CARPETS

(open 6/73)

Boxes 1, 8

Contains only cross reference material.

CM/Cattle

COMMODITIES/CATTLE

(open 6/73)

Boxes 1, 8

Liquid protein cattle food; cattle exports; Florida cattle situation; Uvalde, Texas cattle situation.

CM/Cigarettes

COMMODITIES/CIGARETTES

(open 6/73)

Boxes 1, 8

Contains only cross reference material.

CM/Coal

COMMODITIES/COAL

(open 6/73)

Box 8

Coal price increases; use of coal as a food source; role of coal in desalting, of water; and coal research.

CM/Coffee

COMMODITIES/COFFEE

(open 6/73)

Boxes 1, 8

International Coffee Agreement's potential to Latin America.

CM/Computers

COMMODITIES/COMPUTERS

(open 6/73)

Boxes 1, 8

Contains only cross reference material.

CM/Copper

COMMODITIES/COPPER

(open 6/73)

Boxes 2, 8

Price increases, procurement of copper, copper incentive programs, negotiations with copper production companies, copper production and copper trade.

CM/Cotton

COMMODITIES/COTTON

(open 6/73)

Boxes 2, 9

Cotton Research Program; conference with the cotton industry; cotton programs and problems; one price cotton system; and various cotton bills.

CM/D

COMMODITIES/D

(open 6/73)

Boxes 2, 9

Dairy price support; cheese imports; fluid milk prices; drinking milk orders; dairy price increases.

CM/Data Processing

COMMODITIES/DATA PROCESSING

(open 6/73)

Boxes 2-3

Automatic data processing costs and the use of data processing by the federal government.

CM/E

COMMODITIES/E

(open 6/73)

Box 9

Defense Department procurement of eggs; egg prices; and the grain elevator business.

CM/F

COMMODITIES/F

(open 6/73)

Boxes 3, 9

Farm machinery price increases; fats and oil prices; 1966 feed grain program; National Security Investigation of Ferroalloys; fish protein concentrate.

CM/Fertilizer

COMODITIES/FERTILIZER

(open 6/73)

Box 3

TVA fertilizer research; AID and World Bank fertilizer programs.

CM/Firearms

COMMODITIES/FIREARMS

(opened 12/72)

Boxes 3, 10

General correspondence and memoranda on firearms; regulations for the mailing of firearms; Washington, D. C. regulations for the control of traffic in firearms; requests for gun permits; gun sales policies of private companies; and a report by Gov. Richard J. Hughes, "Gun Controls, an Intergovernmental Problem, Report on the New Jersey Firearms Control Law."

CM/Food

COMMODITIES/FOOD

(open 6/73)

Boxes 4, 10

India food crisis; food production in underdeveloped countries; American food consumption and prices; publication of Orville Freeman's "World Without Hunger"; and a summary of the President's Science Advisory Committee for the study of the World Food Problem.

CM/G

COMMODITIES/G

(open 6/73)

Boxes 4, 10

Propane gas situation.

CM/Grains

CM/GRAINS

(open 6/73)

Boxes 4, 10

1967 International Grains Arrangement; feed grain programs; increase in CCC grain.

CM/Gasoline

CM/GASOLINE

(open 6/73)

Boxes 5, 10

Gasoline prices; asphalt imports; DOD purchases of gasoline.

CM/Gold

CM/GOLD

(open 6/73)

Boxes 5, 10

Presidential authorization for Secretary of the Treasury to waive 1/4 of 1% charge on gold sales and purchase transaction with and for monetary authorities; U.S. $1 billion gold loss; the London gold market.

CM/H

COMMODITIES/H

(open 6/73)

Boxes 5, 10

CM/I

COMMODITIES/I

(open 6/73)

Boxes 5, 10

Cross references.

CM/J

COMMODITIES/J

(open 6/73)

Boxes 5, 10

Jelled aviation fuel.

CM/K

COMMODITIES/K

(open 6/73)

Boxes 5, 10

Cross references.

CM/L

COMMODITIES/L

(open 6/73)

Boxes 5, 10

News story on sending liquor to Vietnam.

CM/Lead & Zinc

COMMODITIES/LEAD & ZINC

(open 6/73)

Box 5

Lead and zinc stockpiles; lead content of gasoline; uses, production, prices, and consumption; lead and zinc disposal bill; import quotas.

CM/Livestock

COMMODITIES/LIVESTOCK

(open 6/73)

Box 5

Emergency livestock feed.

CM/Lumber

COMMODITIES/LUMBER

(open 6/73)

Boxes 5, 11

Lumber/plywood price increases; methods of shipping domestic lumber from the West Coast to the East Coast; and lumber standard revision.

CM/M

COMMODITIES/M

(open 6/73)

Boxes 5, 11

Milo, mineral and molybdenum prices; mining problems; molybdenum uses; production, consumption, producers, and supply-demand balance.

CM/N

COMMODITIES/N

(open 6/73)

Boxes 5, 11

Newsprint price increase; surplus Treasury nickel; nickel price increase; and nickel strike in Canada.

CM/O

COMMODITIES/O

(open 6/73)

Boxes 6, 11

Temporary allowance on Houston distillates; oil allocation for Maine's free tradeport; oil price increases; Emergency Petroleum Supply Committee; American oil exports; Middle East oil problems; Petroleum Supply Voluntary Agreement; Hess Oil Co. oil allowance; decline of oil well drilling; and residual oil program.

CM/P

COMMODITIES/P

(open 6/73)

Boxes 6, 11

Peanuts price supports; petroleum emergency; Foreign Petroleum Supply Committee; petroleum products relationship to CPI and WPI; Interagency Petroleum Statistics Study Groups; and platinum stockpile.

CM/Q

COMMODITIES/Q

(open 6/73)

Boxes 6, 11

Cross reference material only.

CM/R

COMMODITIES/R

(open 6/73)

Boxes 6, 12

Rice support programs; rice acreage allotment; and rubber stockpiles.

CM/S

COMMODITIES/S

(open 6/73)

Boxes 6, 12

Barbados and aoudad sheep breeds; shoe price increase; Treasury silver policy; carbonated beverage standards; soybean prices; sugar quotas; International Sugar Agreements; sugar cane allotments; sulphur voluntary export control system; sulphur price increases; and Treasury report on improper disclosure of information on silver policy changes.

CM/Steel

COMMODITIES/STEEL

(open 6/73)

Boxes 6, 12

Steel price increases; use of reinforced concrete or structural steel in government buildings; GSA steel requirements.

CM/T

COMMODITIES/T

(open 6/73)

Boxes 7, 12

Brass table in Washington National Airport lounge; textiles; tin; tires; tobacco; and titanium.

CM/U

COMMODITIES/U

(open 6/73)

Boxes 7, 13

Cross references only.

CM/V

COMMODITIES/V

(open 6/73)

Boxes 7, 13

Cross references only.

CM/W

COMMODITIES/W

(open 6/73)

Boxes 7, 13

Escape clause action with respect to watch movements, procurement of wooden office furniture.

CM/Wheat

COMMODITIES/WHEAT

(open 6/73)

Boxes 7, 13

Wheat prices, acreage allotments, direct payments, wheat program under PL 480, and wheat bills.

CM/XYZ

COMMODITIES/XYZ

(open 6/73)

Box 7

X-ray film price increase.

COMMODITIES

(CM)

Container Number

Folder Title

Inclusive Dates

1

Ex CM

Gen CM

Ex CM/A

Ex CM/Aluminum

Ex CM/Automobile

Ex CM/B

Ex CM/Beef

Ex CM/C

Ex CM/Cabinets

Ex CM/Carpets

Ex CM/Cattle

Ex CM/Cigarettes

Ex CM/Coffee

Ex CM/Computers

2

Ex CM/Copper

Ex CM/Cotton

Ex CM/D

Ex CM/Data Processing

12/20/63-6/20/66

3

Ex CM/Data Processing

6/21/66-1/20/69

Ex CM/E

Ex CM/F

Ex CM/Fertilizer

Ex CM/Firearms

Ex CM/Food

12/1/63-2/28/66

4

Ex CM/Food

3/1/66-1/20/69

Ex CM/G

Ex CM/Grains

5

Ex CM/Gasoline

Ex CM/Gold

Ex CM/H

Ex CM/I

Ex CM/J

Ex CM/K

Ex CM/L

Ex CM/Lead and Zinc

Ex CM/Livestock

Ex CM/Lumber

Ex CM/M

Ex CM/N

6

Ex CM/O

Ex CM/P

Ex CM/Q

Ex CM/R

Ex CM/S

Ex CM/Steel

7

Ex CM/T

Ex CM/U

Ex CM/V

Ex CM/W

Ex CM/Wheat

Ex CM/XYZ

Gen CM/A

Gen CM/Alcohol

Gen CM/Aluminum

8

Gen CM/B

Gen CM/Beef

Gen CM/Box Cars

Gen CM/Butter

Gen CM/C-Cat

Gen CM/Cata-Cnz

Gen CM/Co-Colz

Gen CM/Com-Coqz

Gen CM/Cor-Cz

Gen CM/Cotton

11/22/63-9/25/64

9

Gen CM/Cotton

9/26/64-1/20/69

Gen CM/D

Gen CM/E

Gen CM/F

10

Gen CM/Firearms

Gen CM/Flour

Gen CM/Food

Gen CM/G

Gen CM/Grain

Gen CM/H

Gen CM/I

Gen CM/J

Gen CM/K

Gen CM/L

11

Gen CM/Liquor

Gen CM/Lumber

Gen CM/M

Gen CM/Milk

Gen CM/N

Gen CM/O

Gen CM/Oil

Gen CM/P

Gen CM/Q

12

Gen CM/R

Gen CM/S-Ssz

Gen CM/Steel

Gen CM/Steela-Sz

Gen CM/Sugar

Gen CM/T

13

Gen CM/U

Gen CM/V

Gen CM/W

Gen CM/Wheat