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 the meantime, there has been correspondence going on on the part of this
committee, which WaS appointed by the first convention, with all the various
commercial organizations of the country, presenting the matter for their
That was a matter that you had been agitating for years , and had been in all the
former bills before this committee . Mr. BACON . It was . Mr. Mann . And was it a
matter that the general counsel of the Pennsylvania Railroad then put in that bill ?
As a matter of fact, you and your colaborers, you and Mr. Barry particularly, do
attempt to create public sentiment in favor of this matter? Mr. BACON. That has
not been the intention of our committee at all. It has simply been— The
I have taken an active part in the matter for five years past, and have felt
interested in it ever since the decision of the Supreme Court which denied the
power to the Commission to designate what change should be made in a rate
found to be ...
The matter of making rates is largely a matter of experiment and of development.
Rates are made by traffic managers with the view to testing their correctness and
their practicability, and as changes are found to be necessary in the workings of ...
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