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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That would involve the question as to whether their rate was a reasonable rate.
Mr. BACON. That would be, I think, for the court to determine. The Comman. Have
not the Supreme Court of the United States specifically refused to pass upon any
Mr. WANGER. We can adopt this as his answer. Mr. BAcon. I make that a part of
my statement. It is as follows: I know of no case wherein Judge Cooley said the
Commission had no authority to prescribe a reasonable rate when an existing
Do you think the President understood that when he said “to change a given rate
and fix what shall be a reasonable rate to take its place,” that he meant any
number of rates, from 1 to 10,000? Mr. BACON. I think the President had the
... whereupon a statement of the charges thus made shall be forwarded by the
Commission to such common carrier, who shall be called upon to satisfy the
complaint or to answer the same in writing within a reasonable time, to be
specified by ...
He stated, as I remember, that that rate of the independents between Cleveland
and New Orleans was a fair, reasonable, and just rate, and that the other was too
low a rate. What would you think ought to be done or could be done under this ...
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