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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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 upon any railroad
without an exclusive contract with that railroad, and instead of having in vogue ...
They have been able to make some exclusive contracts, as in the case of the
Marquette Railroad, for their beef ... In the case of the Marquette Raihroad it was
shown that they made a low contract over that railroad, though is was not so
Would the railroads welcome a change regarding the contracts with regard to the
refrigerating cars ? M : MEAD . ... I do know this , that the largest railroads in this
country absolutely refused to make an exclusive contract with Armour & Co.
They say “You must make an exclusive contract with us or you will lose so many
carloads a week of freight.” Railroads have made exclusive contracts with Armour
& Co. under such a threat as that. If the railroad is a comparatively weak one the ...
those charges that Armour makes on those refrigerator cars and what would exist
if he did not have the contracts? Do the producers suffer? . Mr. MEAp. Of course.
The refrigerator car gives them the facility ...
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