The Young Plan
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German reparation payments stemming from World War I had been modified by international agreement under the terms of the U.S.-inspired Dawes Plan in 1924. By late in the decade, however, it was becoming increasingly difficult for the defeated nation to meet its obligations.
The United States, which was not a direct recipient of reparations, again dispatched an expert to help salvage the threatened payments and avert an international crisis. Owen D. Young, an American financier, headed a committee that tried to remove ambiguities from the existing system. The following recommendations were made:
In all, more than $4.5 billion in reparations was collected by the Allies from Germany.
See other foreign affairs issues during the Hoover administration.
PBS - THE WEST - Brigham Young
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Capt. Young and the Exterminators
... others, who were not the avowed, but were the secret friends and abettors of the outlaws. These fiends incarnate, thirsted for blood; they rode the forests through and through, fearing neither the power of God, nor the defenses of the settlers.
All the Sad Young Men
... Sad Young Men (1926) Dust Jacket Illustration by Cleonike Damianakes This page updated 24 November 1997. Copyright 1996, the Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. URL http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/collection/dustjackets/sadmen.