The Budget Report of the State Board of Finance and Control to the General Assembly, Session of [1929-] 1937, Volume 4, Part 1

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Budget report for 1929/31 deals also with the operations of the fiscal year ended June 30, 1928 and the estimates for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1929.

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