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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... the mutual adjustments necessary between a rapidly developing transportation
system and an industrial organization, of which the former is a part, which is
moving forward with equal s , are as great as the proponents of the Quarles-
The Railroad Gazette goes on to say: The shipper is told, in effect, that the State
will look out for the needs of business in the way of reduced rates of
transportation, and he knows that, until driven to plead confiscatory taking of
property without ...
Mr. SHACKLEFoRD. And in giving this power to fix rates it also gives the power to
raise rates as well as to lower rates. Would not the ultimate tendency of it be to
raise the rates on water transportation where they make it impossible for railroads
I do remember the cost of transportation from the fields to New York , which was
developed to be not greater than 80 cents ; and I remember that the rate is $ 1.55
. So that the profit is about 100 per cent , and the Interstate Commerce ...
The language there is, “and also to such transportation over any part water and
part rail route used for through shipment or through carriage.” Yes, sir; I should
think that covers coast transportation— The CHAIRMAN. By water. Mr. HEARST.
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