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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Our fruit is brought from Michigan at one tariff charge, and there was a tariff of $20
a car for icing. In 1893 Armour came upon the field with an exclusive contract,
and at the present time, as appears from the testimony, they will not put their cars
Mr. N.N. Did not they hold in that Michigan peach growers' case that they had
jurisdiction to continue the case to see whether the railroad companies and the
shippers would adjust their differences? Mr. MEAD. In answer to that P. say the ...
We know of the instance of the Marquette and Michigan Railroad. Those
contracts were produced at the hearing in Chicago. The CHAIRMAN. Do you
know of any other exclusive contracts? Mr. MEAD. Yes, sir. The CHAIRMAN.
Where are they ...
He did that in Michigan. He bought u all the potatoes there. He had the shippers
at his mercy, and he coul buy the potatoes at his own price simply because they
could not get the cars to ship them out except from him. Mr. Townsend. Are you ...
As a matter of fact, that little railroad—it is only 40 miles long, along the southern
shore of Lake Michigan—is one of the most expensively constructed roads in the
United States. Mr. Bond. Absolutely. And I think their legal proposition is sound.
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