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Statement of Continued

Church, Hon. Marguerite Stitt, a Representative in Congress from

the State of Illinois------------------------------------------

Foley, Hon. John R., a Representative in Congress from the State
of Maryland------------------------------------------------
Friedel, Hon. Samuel N., a Representative in Congress from the
State of Maryland-------------------------------------------

Habermeyer, Howard W., Chairman, Railroad Retirement Board---

Harper, Horace W., member, Railroad Retirement Board

Healy, Thomas M., member, Railroad Retirement Board--- - - - - - - - -

Horan, Hon. Walt., a Representative in Congress from the State of

Washington-------------------------------------------------

Johnson, Hon. Harold T. (Bizz), a Representative in Congress from
the State of California- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Karth, Hon. Joseph E., a Representative in Congress from the State
of Minnesota------------------------------------------------
Lane, Hon. Thomas J., a Representative in Congress from the State
of Massachusetts

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84
Loomis, Daniel P., president, Association of American Railroads--- 211, 231

Miller, Hon. George P., a Representative in Congress from the State

of California------------------------------------------------ S5

Oliver, Hon. James C., a Representative in Congress from the State

of Maine--------------------------------------------------- 79

O'Neill, Hon. Thomas P., Jr., a Representative in Congress from the
State of Massachusetts--------------------------------------- S3

Poff, Hon. Richard H., a Representative in Congress from the State

of Virginia-------------------------------------------------- 80

Porter, Hon. Charles O., a Representative in Congress from the State

of Oregon--------------------------------------------------- 88

Rhodes, Hon. George M., a Representative in Congress from the
State of Pennsylvania----------------------------------------- 72

Schoene, Lester P., representing Railway Labor Executives' Asso-

ciation----------------------------------------------- 143, 183, 347

Shoemaker, Perry M., president, Delaware, Lackawanna & Western

Railroad---------------------------------------------------- 224

St. George, Hon. Katharine, a Representative in Congress from the
State of New York ------------------------------------------- 82

Stack, Thomas, president, National Railroad Pension Forum, Inc.--- 188

Stubblefield, Hon. Frank A., a Representative in Congress from the

State of Kentucky. -- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 389

Thompson, Hon. Frank, Jr., a Representative in Congress from the
State of New Jersey - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -------------------------, - 203
Van Zandt, Hon. James E., a Representative in Congress from the
State of Pennsylvania- - - - - - - _ _ _ _ – - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 65

Wampler, Hon. Fred, a Representative in Congress from the State of 90
Indiana - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -------------------------.. ---, - - - - - - - - -

Whitman, Frederic B., president, Western Pacific Railroad - - - - - - - - - 277

Zelenko, Hon. Herbert, a Representative in Congress from the State of

New York. - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 202

Additional information submitted for the record by- - -

Amorican Farm Bureau Federation, letter from Matt Triggs, assistant

legislative director-- - - - - - - - - ------------------------------- 395

American Retail o of------------------------ 394
sociation of American Railroads:
Asoo number of employees, class I railroads, 1945, 1950, and
1955–58, table --- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -... --------,---- 216
Comparative employer costs under statutory retirement and un-
employment plans for employees working 40 hours per week ,
and earning $4,800 per year in 1959, table--, -, > 1 . . . . . . . . . . . 215
Examples of monthly amounts, including 9ASI poyable to
workers retiring in January 1959, at a se 65 after 30 years of
service based on $300 average monthly wage for selected pri- -
vate pension plans, tables.----------, - ..., , , , . . . . . . . . . . " 255

Increased wage costs since November 1, 1956, table -- - - - - 215

Additional information submitted—Continued
Association of American Railroads—Continued
Percentage distribution of intercity passenger-miles (excluding Page

private automobiles), table - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 213
Percentage distribution of intercity ton-miles, table -- - - - - - - - - - - 213
Proposed amendment to H.R. 1012- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 320
Proposed new bill------------------------------------------ 320
Ratio of truck and airline traffic and revenues to railroad traffic

and revenues (excluding unregulated carriers), table---- - - - - - - 214
Traffic trends, class I railroads, 1955–58, table - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 219

system top $1.1 billion, table--- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 208
Yearlv figures, middle of month count on employment, table - - - - 207
Bennett, Hon. John B.: “Forwarders Find New Profit in Piggyback,”
from Railway Age, January 26, 1959----- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 244
Chamber of Commerce of the United States, letter from Clarence R.
Miles, manager, legislative department-- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 393

Harris, Hon. Oren: Comparison of benefit provisions and average
benefits awarded and being paid under the Railroad Retirement
Act and the Social Security Act, January 1959, table - - - - - - - - - - - 256
Kasselmann, J. H., letter from - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 391
National Association of Retired & Veteran Railway Employees, letter
from C. W. T. Robinson, grand secretary-treasurer, transmitting

statement of Guy F. Fain, grand president------- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 93
National Industrial Traffic i.eague, statement of Harry O. Mathews - 392

National Railroad Pension Forum, Inc., letter from F. K. Higgin-

bottom----------------------------------------------------- 195

Railroad Pension Conference, letter from C. B. Carter, secretary,
transmitting statement - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 396

system top $1.1 billion - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 383

Statement of financial condition of the railroad industry-------- 368

Supplemental statement of E. L. Oliver, economic adviser, on
.R. 4353 and H.R. 4354, April 26, 1957- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 360
suppo statement on H.R. 4353 and H.R. 4354 by Lester
. Schoene, March 27, 1957- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 354
Shoemaker, Perry M.: “Truck Freight Up 17 Percent in December,”
from New York Times - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 226
Thompson, Hon. Frank, Jr., retirement statistics for New Jersey,
year ending 1956–57, table-------------- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 204

Wampler, Hon. Fred, letter from Elmer R. Henry, Terre Haute, Ind- 90

Younger, Hon. J. Arthur: Financial interchange between railroad

retirement and social security - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 388

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Statement of -

Alger, Hon. Bruce, a Representative in Congress from the State of

Texas.

210

Avery, Hon. William H., a Representative in Congress from the

State of Kansas.-

205

Bailey, Hon. Cleveland M., a Representative in Congress from the

State of West Virginia.

206

Bennett, Hon. Charles E., a Representative in Congress from the State

of Florida...

74

Brown, Hon. Charles H., a Representative in Congress from the State
of Missouri..

73
Broyhill, Hon. Joel T., a Representative in Congress from the State
of Virginia

76
Burns, Robert P., regional vice president, National Railroad Pension
Forum, Ines

188

Calhoun, Leonard J., on behalf of Ass ciation of American Railroas's . 286, 327

92

Statement of-Continued
Church, Hon. Marguerite Stitt, a Representative in Congress from Page
the State of Illinois.

59

Foley, Hon. John R., a Representative in Congress from the State

of Maryland

390

Friedel, Hon. Samuel N., a Representative in Congress from the

State of Maryland -

58

Habermeyer, Howard W., Chairman, Railroad Retirement Board - 93
Harper, Horace W., member, Railroad Retirement Board....

111
Healy, Thomas M., member, Railroad Retirement Board.--

124
Horan, Hon. Walt., a Representative in Congress from the State of

Washington

Johnson, Hon. Harold T. (Bizz), a Representative in Congress from

the State of California -
Karth, Hon. Joseph E., a Representative in Congress from the State
of Minnesota-

91
Lane, Hon. Thomas J., a Representative in Congress from the State
of Massachusetts

84
Loomis, Daniel P., president, Association of American Railroads.-- 211, 231
Miller, Hon. George P., a Representative in Congress from the State
of California---

85

Oliver, Hon. James C., a Representative in Congress from the State

of Maine

79

O'Neill, Hon. Thomas P., Jr., a Representative in Congress from the

State of Massachusetts

83

Poff, Hon. Richard H., a Representative in Congress from the State
of Virginia

80

Porter, Hon. Charles O., a Representative in Congress from the State

of Oregon --

88

Rhodes, Hon. George M., a Representative in Congress from the
State of Pennsylvania --

72
Schoene, Lester P., representing Railway Labor Executives' Asso-
ciation...

143, 183, 347

Shoemaker, Perry M., president, Delaware, Lackawanna & Western

Railroad.

224

St. George, Hon. Katharine, a Representative in Congress from the
State of New York..

82
Stack, Thomas, president, National Railroad Pension Forum, Inc. 188
Stubblefield, Hon. Frank A., a Representative in Congress from the
State of Kentucky..

389
Thompson, Hon. Frank, Jr., a Representative in Congress from the
State of New Jersey..

203
Van Zandt, Hon. James E., a Representative in Congress from the
State of Pennsylvania -

65

Wampler, Hon. Fred, a Representative in Congress from the State of

Indiana.

90

Whitman, Frederic B., president, Western Pacific Railroad

277

Zelenko, Hon. Herbert, a Representative in Congress from the State of

New York.

202

Additional information submitted for the record by-
American Farm Bureau Federation, letter from Matt Triggs, assistant
legislative director...

395

American Retail Federation, statement of.

394

Association of American Railroads:

Average number of employees, class I railroads, 1945, 1950, and

1955-58, table.

216

Comparative employer costs under statutory retirement and un-

employment plans for employees working 40 hours per week

and earning $4,800 per year in 1959, table..

215

Examples of monthly amounts, including OASI payable to

workers retiring in January 1959, at age 65 after 30 years of

service based on $300 average monthly wage for selected pri-

vate pension plans, table..

255

Increased wage costs since November 1, 1956, table-

215

Letters from Daniel P. Loomis, president.

140, 233, 398

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