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an aneurysm of the abdominal aorta associated with old age and hypertension

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38) All three organizations were active proponents of federal marketing agreements, and the California Fruit Growers Exchange, in particular, developed close ties with the Agricultural Adjustment Administration.
Policing involved insuring that the pooling organization adhered to the quantities authorized by the Agricultural Adjustment Administration.
Because formal cooperatives reduced the transactions costs of implementing and monitoring the marketing agreements, the Agricultural Adjustment Administration sought to promote membership in them through the design of the marketing agreements.
The Agricultural Adjustment Administration, for example, overhauled agriculture by paying farmers not to produce on part of their land.
But hysteria triumphed and arbitrary power was unleashed in a profusion of new government agencies exercising dangerous and unconstitutional powers: the Office of Price Administration (OPA), the Office of Production Management (OPM), the National Recovery Administration (NRA), the Agricultural Adjustment Administration (AAA), the Surplus Commodity Corporation (SCC), etc.
To rescue the nation's farmers, the Agricultural Adjustment Administration (AAA) paid subsidies to those who voluntarily reduced their crop acreages in an effort to eliminate overproduction, increase prices, and raise rural people's liv ing standards.
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