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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But so far as we are concerned we waive any claim to further hearings and desire
to aid in every way in expediting the legislation. We feel that the subject has been
so long before Congress and we have expended so much time in the ...
Now, we claim that the railroad companies should undertake to transport what we
give them for shipment in safety. The CHAIRMAN. There is no doubt about that.
No one here will dispute that. Is there not a discrimination there against you and ...
We have suffered this injustice since 1897 , and if all these terrible consequences
are going to ensue , such as the railroads claim will ensue , and the mere
agitation of this bill is going to bring such results to the railroads , why have they
In addition to what Armour got on that he received a mileage of $25, so that for
that one car he received $125. We claim that that is an exorbitant charge. Here is
another instance. The railroad companies of the country have put all icing
Without burdening you with figures or occupying your time with elaborate
statements, summed up, that situation is this: About 90 per cent of all the claims
or questions of various kinds which have been presented to the Commission
during that ...
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