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214, miles of new sewer lines and new water-line extensions and equipment will require the sum of $200. The sum of $130 is recommended for repairs to trucks, machinery, and equipment. An increase of $100 is included to provide for the care of additional campgrounds to accommodate the greatly increased number of visitors.

Equipment; increase', $1,050.- The sum of $600 is recommended to proride for the replacement of a 1934 Ford sedan in poor condition and which has traveled 70 000 miles. The sum of $150 is recommended for the purchase of a one-half ton pick-up truck to assist in the maintenance and sanitation work of the park.

Mr. SORUGHAMI. An increase of $2,570 is requested on this item. What is the necessity for that increase?

Mr. DEM RAY. This item is broken down as follows: We are asking $610 for administration and protection. This increase is recommended to provide additional temporary services of a rangerpaturalist and a ranger during the heavy travel season.

Eight hurred and eighty dollars of this increase is for maintenance and operation, and there is an increase of $1,050 for the equpment item.

INCREASED TRAVEL IN PARK

Mr. SORUGHAX. What was the increase in travel in this park! I would like to have that on all of these, as you go through these items.

Mr. DEMARAY. In 1935 the travel was 116,739; in 1936 it was 148.368.

GLACIER NATIONAL PARK, MOXT. Mr. SORUGHAM. The next item is Glacier National Park, Mont.

Mr. DemaRaY. The justification in support of this item, Mr. Chairman, is as follows: Amount included in the Budget, final yeur 1238

$189, 19 Appropriation, fiscal year 1837.- .

178, (N) Net increase, 1938 over 1837.--The me increase of $14,120 is recommended to provide as follows: Administration and protection; inerent. $1.670. The sum of $1.670 is te olume.del to provide for the employment of a junior naturalist for 6 months, for additional temporary ranger Norrice, and for travel expenses, printing a".. plutographing, etc The recommended increamp is becomwary due to expand activities r*lting from the greatly increased number of limitoss.

antenant, ripot, and operation i turskin. $9.*.30 An ineren of $1 AN is roommended to provide for mainten.ber of 55 new building construto! during the past 3 years, and for repair nere* ry on old building The sim of $300 is included for maintenance of 35 miles of new roads within the park and 9 miles of the Blachfert Highway outside the park. Including the Kopes (resh Cut off, and the road from l'nised sentes Highway Sa ?? the Belton Entrance at headquarters, for which no maintenance funds hair been prodhod presional An additional sum of $500 t« rironmended for the maintained of 113 miles of trail. added to the park ky fetn during the

Maris plery of mar hinery and equip wit hare ben in us for more than 10 Trand an int**** of $ION * potenched to make her rir An 15.6"p1" sp of $2.00) is irr!"del for limot and supplie-* to provide ad prap summation facto lose to tell and the health of the vals interne numer of visitors and for the multinate of the adottrinal inaine rator in the test Sporuke (rreth rriparound to writuel firingen 1:00 The hydrobtr., plaint no win fiue is inodoperator to anipigile tlor total cleverlalte demand for sa 11 mop aand aan modell for at se fute of" 11.4 Mbeme profile for the operation of an

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An increase of $250 is recommended for maintenance and repairs for the 25 wage and 46 water systems. In addition to the maintenance of the new wer system at headquarters, more frequent flushings are required due to the edded use of conveniences by an increased number of visitors. The additional sim of $600 is included for the maintenance of three new passenger vehicles, one acquired in 1937 for which no funds were allotted for operation, and two proposed for acquisition in 1938.

There is an increased number of game animals to be fed during the winter months due to natural increase of the deer herds and the fact that the natural range for mountain sheep and other game animals was almost completely destroyed by the Heavens Peak fire in Swift Current Valley. The sum of $300 is recommended to provide an additional supply of feed for 1938. An additional sum of $100 is recommended for the operation of five new sets of quarters during the fiscal year 1938.

Equipment ; increase, $2,600.The sum of $11,800 is included for equipment for 1938, an increase of $2,600 over the sum of $9,200 appropriated for 1937. It is proposed to purchase two passenger cars for use of the chief ranger and the naturalist to provide more suitable transportation than that afforded by the light-delivery trucks now used. The remaining equipment proposed for parchase includes trucks for replacement purposes, two underground storage tanks, furniture and furnishings, office equipment, and miscellaneous small tools and equipment.

Mr. SCRUGHAM. You are requesting an increase of $14,120 on this item. Will you explain that increase!

Mr. DEMARAY. In Glacier Park, for administration and protection we are asking for an increase of $1,670 to provide for the employment of a junior naturalist for 6 months, for additional temporary ranger services, and for travel expenses, printing, and photography, and so forth. The recommended increase is necessary due to increased activities resulting from the greatly increased number of visitors to the park.

The number of visitors increased from 143.210 in 1935 to 210,072 in 1936. For maintenance, repair, and operation, we are asking for an increase of $9,850.

Mr. SCRUGHAM. What was the increase in travel in the park?
Mr. DEMARAY. From 143.240 to 210.072.
Mr. O'NEAL. All of the receipts are covered into the Treasury?
Mr. DEMARAY. Yes, sir; they are covered into the Treasury.

GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK, ARIZ.

Mr. SCRUGHAM. The next item is “Grand Canyon National Park.”

Mr. DEMARAY. The justification in support of this item is as follows: Amount included in the Budget, fiscal year 1938_

$118, 500 Appropriation, fiscal year 1937.-

113, 500) Xet increase, 1938 over 1937...

J, 001 The net increase of $5,000, plus $875, representing a decrease in the equipment account from $3,550 to $2,675 provides $5,875 additional for other accounts as follows:

Administration and protcrtion; increase, $2,775.—The sum of $1,440 is reated for a new position of junior clerk-stenographer so it will not be necessary for the engineer, naturalist, and chief ranger to type their reports and letters. am-wing more time for the work for which they are employed. An increase of 175 is recommended for 5 months of additional temporary ranger services during the summer season to take care of the increased number of visitors. An additional sum of $660 is recommended for temporary janitor service for the new

munnity building containing 8,200 square feet of floor space, constructed sah Public Works funds.

242 miles of new sewer lines and new water-line extensions and equipment will require the sum of $200. The sum of $130 is recommended for repairs to trucks, machinery, and equipment. An increase of $100 is included to provide for the care of additional campgrounds to accommodate the greatly increased number of visitors.

Equipment; increase, $1,050.-The sum of $600 is recommended to provide for the replacement of a 1932 Ford sedan in poor condition and which has traveled 70000 miles. The sum of $450 is recommended for the purchase of a one-half ton pick-up truck to assist in the maintenance and sanitation work of the park.

Mr. ScruGHAM. An increase of $2,570 is requested on this item. What is the necessity for that increase?

Mr. DEMARAY. This item is broken down as follows: We are asking $640 for administration and protection. This increase is recommended to provide additional temporary services of a rangernaturalist and a ranger during the heavy travel season.

Eight hundred and eighty dollars of this increase is for maintenance and operation, and there is an increase of $1,050 for the equipment item.

INCREASED TRAVEL IN PARK

Mr. SCRUGHAM. What was the increase in travel in this park? I would like to have that on all of these, as you go through these items.

Mr. DEMARAY. In 1935 the travel was 116,739; in 1936 it was 148,568.

GLACIER NATIONAL PARK, MONT.

Mr. SCRUGIAM. The next item is Glacier National Park, Mont.

Mr. DEMARAY. The justification in support of this item, Mr. Chairman, is as follows: Amount included in the Budget, fiscal year 1938.

$189, 12) Appropriation, fiscal year 1937

175,000 Net increase, 1938 over 1937

14, 121

The net increase of $14,120 is recommended to provide as follows:

Administration and protection; inercase, $1,670.—The sum of $1,670 is rees ommended to provide for the employment of a junior naturalist for 6 months, for additional temporary ranger services, and for travel expenses, printing, and photographing, etc. The recommended increase is necessary due to expanded activities resulting from the greatly increased number of visitors.

Maintenance, repair, and operation; increase, $9,850.-An increase of $1,000 is recommended to provide for maintenance of 55 new buildings constructed during the past 3 years, and for repairs necessary on old buildings. The sum of $3,500 is included for maintenance of 35 miles of new roads within the park and 20 miles of the Blackfeet Highway, outside the park, including the Kennedy Creek Cut-Off', and the road from United States Highway No. 2 to the Belton Entrance at headquarters, for which no maintenance funds have been provided previously. An additional sum of $500 is recommended for the maintenance of 175 miles of trails added to the park system during the past year.

Many pieces of machinery and equipment have been in use for more than 10 years, and an increase of $1,000 is recommended to make necessary repairs. An increase of $2,000 is included for labor and supplies to provide adequate sanitation facilities to safeguard the health of the vastly increased number of visitors and for the maintenance of the additional incinerator in the new Sprague Creek campground to be operater during 1938. The hydroelectric plant no win ise is inadequate to supply the total electricity demand for park use and an additional $600 is recommended to provide for the operation of an auxiliary gasoline light plant.

An increase of $2:30 is recommended for maintenance and repairs for the 25 sewage and 46 water systems. In addition to the maintenance of the new sewer system at headquarters, more frequent flushings are required due to the added use of conveniences by an increased number of visitors. The additional sum of $600 is included for the maintenance of three new passenger vehicles, one acquired in 1937 for which no funds were allotted for operation, and two proposed for acquisition in 1938.

There is an increased number of game animals to be fed during the winter months due to natural increase of the deer herds and the fact that the natural range for mountain sheep and other game animals was almost completely destroyed by the Heavens Peak fire in Swift Current Valley. The sum of $300 is recommended to provide an additional supply of feed for 1938. An additional sum of $100 is recommended for the operation of five new sets of quarters during the fiscal year 1938.

Equipment; increase, $2.600.-The sum of $11,800 is included for equipment for 1938, an increase of $2,600 over the sum of $9,200 appropriated for 1937. It is proposed to purchase two passenger cars for use of the chief ranger and the naturalist to provide more suitable transportation than that afforded by the light-delivery trucks now used. The remaining equipment proposed for purchase includes trucks for replacement purposes, two underground storage tanks, furniture and furnishings, office equipment, and miscellaneous small tools and equipment.

Mr. SCRUGHAM. You are requesting an increase of $14,120 on this item. Will you explain that increase?

Mr. DEMARAY. In Glacier Park, for administration and protection we are asking for an increase of $1,670 to provide for the employment of a junior naturalist for 6 months, for additional temporary ranger services, and for travel expenses, printing, and photography, and so forth. The recommended increase is necessary due to increased activities resulting from the greatly increased number of visitors to the park.

The number of visitors increased from 143,210 in 1935 to 210,072 in 1936. For maintenance, repair, and operation, we are asking for an increase of $9,850.

Mr. SCRUGHAM. What was the increase in travel in the park!
Mr. DEMARAY. From 143,240 to 210,072.
Mr. O'NEAL. All of the receipts are covered into the Treasury?
Mr. DEMARAY. Yes, sir; they are covered into the Treasury.

GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK, ARIZ.

Mr. SCRUGHAM. The next item is "Grand Canyon National Park."

Mr. DEMARAY. The justification in support of this item is as follows: Amount included in the Budget, fiscal year 1938

$118, 500 Appropriation, fiscal year 1937.-

113, 500)

Net increase, 1938 orer 1937

7, 001 The net increase of $55,000, plus $875, representing a decrease in the equipment account from $3,550 to $2,675 provides $5,875 additional for other accounts as follows:

Administration and protcrtion; increase, $2.775.-The sum of $1,140 is required for a new position of junior clerk-stenographer so it will not be necessary for the engineer, naturalist, and chief ranger to type their reports and letters, allowing more time for the work for which they are employed. An increase of $673 is recommended for 5 months of additional temporary ranger services during the summer season to take care of the increased number of visitors. An additional sum of $660 is recommended for temporary janitor service for the new community building containing 8,500 square feet of foor space, constructed with Public Works funds.

Maintenance, repair, and operation; increase, $3,100.-An increase of $1.200 will provide for an additional laborer position to assist the sanitary inspectos in the operation of the sewage treatment plant. The maintenance of additional telephone lines constructed with emergency funds and additional maintenance needed for the electric and telephone systems will require an increase of $20. The additional sum of $400 is required for the water system to provide proper maintenance of new extensions thereto constructed with emergency funds. Most of the heavy machinery is old and needs extensive repairs for which the addi. tional sum of $250 will be required. An increase of $750 will be necessary for the operation of 41 additional housekeeping quarters constructed during the last fiscal year for which no funds have been provided for operation.

Mr. SCRCGHAM. You are asking for an increase of $5,000 for Grand Canyon National Park. Will you explain that?

Mr. DEMARAY. Of that amount, $2.775 is to provide for additional personnel, a junior clerk-stenographer at $1,440, and $675 for 5 months of additional temporary ranger services during the summer season to take care of the increased number of visitors.

Mr. SCRUGHAM. What was the increase in the number of visitors?

Mr. DEMARAY. The increase was from 206,108 visitors in 1933 to 268,412 in 1936.

GRAND TETON NATIONAL PARK, WYO.

Mr. SCRUGHAM. The next item is for "Grand Teton National Park, Wyo."

Mr. DEMARAY. The justification in support of this item is as follows: Amount included in the Budget, fiscal year 1938 Appropriation, fiscal year 1937

$25, 530 19,900

5,630

Net increase, 1938 over 1937.--
The net increase of $5,630 is recommended to provide as follows:

1dministration and protection; increase, $1,760.—The quantity of clerical work resulting from the large increase in number of visitors is too great for the one permanent clerk, and the sum of $1,560 is recommended for the employment of an assistant clerk. The additional sum of $200 is required for travel expenses. printing, photographing, etc., of the administration and protection forces due to expanded activities resulting from increased travel.

Maintenance, repair, and operation ; increase, $1,870.-An increase of $500 will be necessary for the maintenance of a ranger station, comfort station, storeHouse, and garage, constructed with Public Works funds, and to provide sufficient funds for the maintenance and repair of the old structures.

The addi. tional sum of $750 is necessary so that roads and trails may be maintained in a safe and proper condition for the increased number of visitors. Past allot. ments for the work have been insufficient, resulting in a negligible amount of repair work, and additional trails have been constructed with Public Works funds at a cost of $25.000. An increase of $100 is needed for the maintenance and operation of an electric plant at Jenny Lake campground and for the maintenance of the new sewage disposal, water, and sanitation systems at Beaver Dick Lake campground. Additional sums of $70 for repairs to trucks, machinery, and equipment; $50 for the operation and repair of three passenger cars; and $100 for the proper operation of quarters, including two new sets for the superintendent and chief ranger are recommended.

Equipment; increase, $2,000.Of this increase, $600 will be used to replace an old 1930 model Buick phaeton, which will have been in use 7 years by July 1, 1937. The sum of $1,400 is proposed for the replacement of a 112-ton truck now in poor condition, for equipment for two new sets of quarters, and for the purchase of miscellaneous tools and equipment.

Mr. SCRUGHAM. There is an estimated increase of $5,630 on this item. Will you explain that increase?

Mr. DEMARAY. That is broken down as follows: For administration and protection, an increase of $1,760 is requested, which is for

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