Hearings Before the Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce of the House of Representatives on Bills to Amend the Interstate-commerce Act: House Report 4093, Amending the Interstate-commerce Act, The Antitrust Act, and Acts Supplementary Thereto
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1905 - Corporation Law - 758 pages
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Mr. BAcon. Mr. Chairman and gentlemen of the committee— The CHAIRMAN. Mr.
Bacon. Mr. BACON. I appear before you in behalf of the commercial
organizations of the country representing various branches of trade and of
industry, to the ...
What is the name of this organization that you represent Mr. BACON. It is the
interstate-commerce law convention. Mr. CUSHMAN. When was it organized? Mr
. BAcon. The first convention was held in November, 1900, and a second
Mr. BAcon. Only two conventions; one in 1900 and one in 1904. Mr. CUSHMAN.
How many attended the first convention? Mr. BACON. I think the number present
at the first convention was about seventy, representing about forty or forty-one ...
Mr. BACON. These organizations represent either mercantile bodies or
manufacturing bodies, these bodies representing manufacturing organizations,
but at the same time the State granges of several of the States have taken
It was a purely private matter , and that effort was undoubtedly made for the
purpose of promoting their private enterprise . Mr. CUSHMAN . Are you engaged
actively in any kind of business at this time that does large shipping ? Mr. Bacon .
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