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Amendment to Code of fair competition for the umbrella manufacturing industry

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Amendment to Code of fair competition for the umbrella manufacturing industry as approved on February 2, 1934
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NATIONAL RECOVERY ADMINISTRATION




AMENDMENT TO
CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION
FOR THE

UMBRELLA

MANUFACTURING INDUSTRY


AS APPROVED ON FEBRUARY 2, 1934


WE DO OUR PART


U.S. DEPO"TOg J'
UNITED STATES
GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE
WASHINGTON : 1934


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Approved Code No. 51-Amendment No. I


Registry No. 1661-1-01



























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Printing Office, Washington, D.C., and by district offices of the Bureau of
Foreign and Domestic Commerce.
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Approved Code No. 51-Amendment No. 1


AMENDMENT TO CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION
FOR THE
UMBRELLA MANUFACTURING INDUSTRY
As Approved on February 2, 1934


ORDER
APPROVING AMENDMENT OF CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION FOR THE
UMBRELLA MANUFACTURING INDUSTRY
An application having been duly made pursuant to and in full
compliance with the provisions of Title I of the National Industrial
Recovery Act, approved June 16, 1933, for approval of an amendment
to a Code of Fair Competition for the Umbrella Manufacturing
Industry, and hearings having been duly held thereon and the
annexed report on said amendment, containing findings with re.specft
thereto, having been made and directed to the President:
NOW, THEREFORE, on behalf of the President of the United
States, I, Hugh S. Johnson, Adminis.trator for Indu-trial Recovery,
pursuant to authority vested in me by Executive Order., of the
President, including Executive Order No. 6543-A, dated December
30, 1933, and otherwise; do hereby incorporate, by reference. said
annexed report and do find that said amendment and the Code as
constituted after being amended comply in all respects with the per-
tinent provisions and will promote the policy and purposes of said
Title of said Act, and do hereby order that said amendment be and.
it is hereby approved, and that the previous approval of said Code
is hereby modified to include an approval of said Code in its entirety
as amended, such approval and such amendment to take effect ten
(10) days from the date hereof, unless good cause to the contrary is
shown to the Administrator before that time and the Administrator
issues a, subsequent order to that effect.
HUGH S. JOHNSON,
Admin istrator for Industrhal Recovery.
Approval recommended.
GEO. L. BERRY,
Div vision Admhiistrator.
WASHINGTON, D.C.,
February 2, 1934.
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REPORT TO THE PRESIDENT


The PRESIDENT,
The Whitv Hou~c.
SIR: A Public Hearing on an amendment to the Code of Fair
Competition for the Umbrella Manufacturing Industry, submitted
by the National Association of Umbrella Manufacturers, Inc., lo-
cated at 230 Park Avenue. New York, N.Y., was conducted in Wash-
ington on January 18, 1934, in accordance with the provisions of the
National Industrial Recovery Act. The Association claims to rep-
resent 80 percent of the Industry.
The amendment is to cover the issuance of an N.R.A. label to be
affixed to each umbrella mannufaictured in the industry. This label
is to be issued by the Planning ;and Fair Practice Agency for the
industry and a fair and rea-onable charge to be made therefore which
will in no case exceed one cent (1C) for each label. The revenue
derived from the salo of these labels will be used in maintaining the
Planning and Fair Practice Agency.

FINDINGS

The.-Deputy Administrat or in hii. final report to me on said amend-
ment to said Code having found as herein set forth and on the basis
of all the proceeding, in this matter:
I find that-
(a) The amendment to maid ICode and the Code as amended are
well designed to promote the policies and purposes of Title I of the
National Industrial Recovery Act including the removal of ob-
structions to the free flow of interstate and foreign commerce which
tend to diminish the amount thereof, and will provide for the gen-
eral welfare by promoting the organlizatio:i of industry' for the pur-
pose of cooperative action alnog trade groups, by inducing and
maintaining united action of labor and management under adequate
governmental sanction anld supervision, by eliminating unfair com-
petitive practices, by promoting the fullest possible utilization of
tlF present productive capacity of the industries, by avoiding undue
restrictions of production (except as may be teml)orarily required),
by increasing the consunlmption of industrial and agricultural prod-
ucts through increa-ing purclhaing power, by reducing and relieving
unemployment, by impl'1roving standards of labor, and by otherwise
rehabilitating industry.
(b) The Code as amended complies in all resp)ects with the perti-
nent provisions of said Title of said Act, including without limita-
tion Subsection (:i) of Section :3. Subsection (a) of Section 7, and
Subsection (b) of Section 10 thereof.








(c) The National Association of Umbrella Mlnufun:'tirer. Inc.
was and is an industrial association truly representative of the
aforesaid industry and that said association imposed and imposes
no inequitable restrictions on admission to membership therein and
has applied for or consents to this amendment.
(d) The amendment and the Code as amended are not designed
to and will not permit monopolies or monopolistic practices.
(e) The amendment and the Code as amended are not designed
to and will not eliminate or oppress small enterprises and will not
operate to discriminate against them.
(f) Those engaged in other steps of the economic process have
not been deprived of the right to be heard prior to approval of said
amendment.
(g) For these reasons therefore, this amendment has been
approved.
Respectfully,
HUGH S. JoHNSON,
Adm nirstr aor.
FEBRUARY 2, 1934.














AMENDMENT TO CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION FOR
THE UMBRELLA MANUFACTURING INDUSTRY

AMENDMENT TO ARTICLE VII

SEC. 5. All umbrellas manufactured on and after the effective
date of this Amendment, shall bear an N.R.A. label, sewn into the
gore to symbolize to purchasers of said umbrellas the conditions
under which they were manufactured. Under the powers vested in
the Administrator by the Executive Order of October 14, 1933, and
under grant of the necessary authority by the Administrator, the
Planning and Fair Practice Agency shall have the exclusive right
in this industry to propose. issue, furnish or cause to be proposed,
issued and furnished said labels to all members thereof. Each label
shall hear a registration number especially assigned to such member
by the Administrative Director of the Planning and Fair Practice
Agency and such labels shall remain attached to such umbrellas
when sold by the manufacturer. No member of the Industry shall
use any label symbolic of compliance with this Code, other than that
supplied by the Planning and Fair Practice Agency. Any and all
members of the Industry may apply to the Planning and Fair Prac-
tice Agenmy for a permit to use such N.R.A. label, which permit to
use the label shall be granted to them, but only if and so long as they
comply with this Code. Through such permit any member of this
industry may obtain for his own and exclusive use such N.R.A. labels
as lie may require for his own production. The Planning and Fair
Prnatie Agency, subject to the approval of the Administrator, shall
establish rules and regulations and appropriate machinery for the
issuance of labels and the inspection, examination and supervision of
the practices of members of the industry using such labels in observ-
ing the provisions of this Code for the purpose of ascertaining the
right of said member to the continued use of said labels; of protect-
ing purchasers in relying on said labels; of insuring to each individ-
ual member of the industry that the symbolism of said label will be
maintained by virtue of compliance with the practices herein
contained by all other members using said label.
The issuance, withdrawal, and charge made for such labels by
the Planning and Fair Practice Agency shall at all times be subject
to supervision and order of the Administrator and the charge made
therefore shall be not. more than an amount necessary to cover the
actual reasonable cost thereof, including actual printing, distribution,
and administration and supervision of the use thereof as hereinabove
set forth, and in no event to be in excess of 1 cent (1o) each.
(4)









The Planning and Fair Practice Agency is hereby authorized to
petition the Administrator for the issuance of such a iinini.strative
order as may be required for the proper enforcement of this
provision.
This amendment shall become effective on the tenth (10th) day
after its approval by the President.
Approved Code No. 51-Amendment No. 1.
Registry No. 1661-1-01.
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Approved Code No. 51-Amendment No. I Registry No. 1661-1-01 NATIONAL RECOVERY ADMINISTRATION AMENDMENT TO CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION FOR THE UMBRELLA MANUFACTURING INDUSTRY AS APPROVED ON FEBRUARY 2, 1934 WE DO OUR PARt: I A ' ' 0 -UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE WASHINGTON : 1934 \ For sale by the Superintendent of Documents, Washington, D.C. -----Price 5 cents v

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This publication i s for sale by the Superintendent of D ocuments, Governme11t Printing Office, Washing ton, D.O., and by district offices of the Bureau ot F oreign and Dome tic Commerce. DISTRICT OFFICES OF THE DEPARTMENT OF Atlanta, Ga.: 504 Post Office Building. Birmingham, Ala. : 257 Federal Building. Bos ton, Mas . . : 1801 Customhouse. Buffalo, T.Y.: Chamber of Commer ce Building . Charleston, S . . : Chamber of Commerce Buildi ng. ChicaO'o, Ill.: uitc 1706 , 201 North Wells Street. Cleveland, Ohio: hamber of Commerce. Dalla. , Te:s:. : Chamber of Commerce Building. Detroit, l\Iich.: Fir t -ational Bank Building . . Houston, Tex. : Chamber of Commerce Building. Indianapolis, Ind. : Chamber of C ommerce Building. Jacksonville, Fla.: Chamber of Commerce Building. City, M o.: 102 Baltimore A venue. Los Angel es, Calif.: 1163 South Broad\\ay. Loui ville, Ky.: 40 Federal Bnildin"'. Memphi , Tenn. : 229 Federal Building . Minneapolis, Minn.: 213 Federal Building. New Orleans, La.: Room 22 5 -A, Customhouse. Ne\Y York, N.Y.: 734 Customhouse. Norfolk, Va. : 40G Eas t Plume Street. Philadelphia. P a . : 422 Commercial Tru t Building. Pitt bur
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Approved Code No. 51-Amendment No. 1 AMENDMENT TO CODE OF FAIR C OMPETITION FOR THE UMBRELLA MANUFACTURING INDUSTRY As Approved on February 2 , 1934 ORDER APPROVING AMENDMENT OF ConE OF F Am Col\fPETITION FOR THE UMBRELLA MANUFACTURING INDUSTRY An appli cation having been duly m . ade pursuant to and in full comp li ance with the provisions of Title I of the National Indu trial R ecovery Act, approved June 1G, 1933, f o r approval of an amendment to a Code of Fair Comp etition for the Umbrell a l\fanufacturing Industry, and hearings having been duly held thereon and the annexed report on said amendment, containing findings with re pect thereto, having been made and directed to the President : NO\V, THEREFORE, on behalf of the President of the United States I , Hugh S. Johnson Administrator for Industrial Recovery, pursuant to authority vested in m e by Executive Orders of the President including Executive Order No. 6543-A dated December 30, 1933, and otherwise; do h ereby incorporate, by reference aiel annexed report and do find that said amendment and the Code as constituted after being ::unended comply in all r e pect s with the pertinent provisions and will promote the policy and purpo e of aid Title of said Act, and do h ereby order that said amendment be and it i s hereby approved, and that the previou s approval of said Code is h ereby modifi ed to include an approval of said Code in its entirety as amended, such approval and such amendment to take effect ten (10) days from the date h ereo f, unless good cause to the contrary is shown to the Admini trator before that time and the Administrator i ssues a s ub se qu ent order to that effect . Approval recomm . ended. GEo. L. BERRY HuGH S. JoHNSON, AdndnistratoT for Industrial Recov ery. D ivision Administ1atm . WASHINGTON, D.C. , F ebrumy B, 19 34 . 380 17----376-2----34 (1)

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REPORT TO THE PRESIDENT The PRESIDENT, The lVhite H ouiJe. SIR : A Public Hearing on an amendment to the Code of Fair Competition for the Umbrella Manufacturing Industry, submitted by the National A s ociation of Umbrella Manufacturers, Inc . , lo cated at 230 Park Avenue, New York, N.Y. , was cond u cted in 'Vashington on January 18 , 1934, in accordance with the provisions of the National Industrial Recovery Act. The Association claims to rep r esent 80 percent of the Industry. The amendment is to cover the issuance of an N.R.A. l abe l to be affixed to each umbrella Inanufactured in the industry. Thi. labe l is to be i s ued by the Planning and Fair Practice Agency for t h e industry and a fair and rea o na bl e charge to h" made therefor which will in no cas e e x c eed one cent ( 1 ) for each label. The revenue derived from the al e of the e label s will be used in maintaining the Planning and Fair Pract ice Age ncy. FINDI::\GS The. D eputy Administrator in his final report to me on said a1nend n1ent to said C o de having found a s herein set forth and on the basis of all the proce e din gs in this matter: I find that-( a) The amendm ent to s aid Code and the Code as amended are well designed to promote the poli c i es and purposes o f Title I of the National Industrial RecoYery Act including the removal of ob structions to the free flow of interstate and foreign commerce which tend to diminish the amount thereof, and wjll provide for the ge neral welfare by promoting the organization of industry for the purpose of coop erative action among trade groups, by inducing and maintaining united action of l abor and management nnder adequate governmental s anction and supervision, by eliminating unfair com petitive practices, by promoting the fullest po sib l e utilization of tr.., present productive capacity of the industries, by avoiding undue restrictions of pro luction (except as may be temporarily required) by incre asing the consumption of indu trial and agricultural products through inc rea ing purchas in g power, by reducing and r elieving unen1ployment, by improving sta ndards of l a b o r , and by otherwise rehabilitating industry. (b) The Code a amended comp li es in all re pects with th pertinent provi ion s of said Title of aid Act, including without limitation Subs e c tion (a) of S e ction 3, Subsection (a) of Sectio n 7, and Subsection (b) of S e ction 10 thereof. (2)

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3 (c) The National Association of Umbrella Manufacture r:, Inc. was and is an industrial association truly representative of the aforesaid industry and that said as sociation impose d and imposes no inequitable r estrictions on admissionn to membership therein and has applied for or consents to this amendment. (d) The amendment and the Code as amended are not de signed to and will not permit n1.onopolies or monopolistic practices. (e) The amendment and the Code as amended are not de signed to and will not eliminate or oppress small enterprises and will not operate to discriminate against them. (f) Those engaged in other steps of the economic proces s have not been deprived of the right to be heard prior to approval of said amendment. (g) For these reas ons therefore, this amendment ha s been approved. Respectfully, FEBRUARY 2, 1934. HuGH S. JoHNsoN, Ad1rd nistrator .

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AMENDMENT TO CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION FOR THE UMBRELLA MANUFACTURING INDUSTRY Al\IENDMENT TO ARTICLE VII SEc. 5. All umbrellas manufactured on and after the effect iv e date of this Amendment, shall bear an N.R.A. label , sewn into the gore to symbolize to purchasers of said mnbrellas the conditions unde r which they were manufactured. Under the powers vested in the Administrator by the Executive Order of October 14, 1933, and under grant of the necessary authority by the Administrator, the Planning and Fair Practice Agency shall have the exclusive right in this inclu try to i ssue, furnish or cause to be proposed, issued and furnished said label s to all members the reof. Each l abel shall bear a registration number especially assigned to such member by the Aclmini s tratiYe Director of the Planning and Fair Prac tice Agency and s uch label s shall remain attached to such umbrellas when s old by the manufacturer. No member of the Industry shall use any label symbo li c of compliance with this Code, other than that supplied by the Planning und Fair Practice Agency. Any and all member s of the Industry may apply to the Planning and Fair Prac tice Agency for a permit to use such N.R.A. label, which permit to use the label shall be granted to them, but only if and so long as they comply \Yith this Code. Through suc h permit any member of this indu try may obtain for his own and exclusive use suc h N.R.A. labels as he may require for his own production. The Planning and Fair Practice Agency, su bject to the approval of the Administrator, shall establi h rules and regulations and appropriate machinery for the i ssuance of l abe l s and the inspection, examination and supervision of the practices of members of the industry using suc h label s in observing the proYisions of this Code for the purpose of ascertaining the right of aid member to the continu ed use of said labels; of protecting purchasers in relying on said labe ls; of insuring to each individual member of the industry that the symbo lism of said l abel will be maintained by virtue of compliance with the practices herein contained by all other members using said label. The issuance, withdrawal, and charge made for such labels by the Planning and Fair Practice Agency shall at all times be subject to superYision and order of the Administrator and the charge made therefor shall be not m .ore than an a .mount necessary to cover the actual reasonable cost thereof, including actua l printing, distribution , and administration and s upervision of the u se thereof as hereinabove set forth, and in no event to be in excess of 1 cent (1) each . (4)

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The Planning and Fair Practice Agency i s hereby authorized to petition the Administrator for the iss uance of suc h u.dministrative . as 1nay be required for the proper enforcement of this prOVISIOn. This amendment shall bec om e effective on the ter1ih (lOth) day after its approval by the Preside nt. Approve d Code No. 51-Amendment No. 1. Regi stry No. 1661 1 01. 0 U . 5 . GC'/ERNMENT P RINTING OFFIC!: 19S4

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