[CHAPTER 577]

August 4, 1950
S. J. Res. 133
Public Law 660

JOINT RESOLUTION

Authorizing the return to Mexico of the flags, standards, colors, and emblems that were captured by the United States in the Mexican War.

Resolved by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the President is authorized to cause to be delivered to the Government of the Republic of Mexico, with such escort and such appropriate ceremony as he shall deem proper, the flags, standards, colors, and emblems of that country which were captured by the military forces of the United States in the Mexican War of 1846-1848 and are now in the custody of the National Military Establishment.

Sec. 2. Such sums as are necessary to carry out the purposes of this joint resolution are hereby authorized to be appropriated.

Approved August 4, 1950.