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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1903 edition. Excerpt: ...the 17th of September until that I received that order--the date of the order. Q. When was that? A. The date is on the order. 2738 Q. Refresh your recollection (handing witness paper). A. October 16, 1900; I had him from September 17; I had him one month. Q. Then he was transferred? A. Then he was ordered back to his company. Q. You had to get a new driver? A. I had to get a new driver. Q. Did that interfere with your work? A. Of course it did, to a certain extent. 2789 Mr. Dblany--I move to strike that out. Motion denied; exception. Cross-examination: By Mr. Delany: Q. In this order that you speak of you were instructed--you were to procure such other driver as you may desire; is that right? A. Yes, sir. 2740 Q. So that that practically left you the whole Department, except Cummings, to draw from? A. My Battalion. Q. Your Battalion? A. Yes, sir. Q. I understood you to say that you knew all the duties of Chief of Battalion? A. Yes, sir. Q. Tell us what they are? A. Do you want me to go into detail, into the book 2741 of rules and orders? Q. Yes, sir; I want you to just tell me what the duties of Chief of Battalion are; you know them; you have been qualified as an expert, and I want you tell us what the duties are? A. I will tell you according to the book of rules. Q. Now, tell me? A. Why to be thoroughly competent to act under the rules and laws pertaining to this Department. Q. What is it to be thoroughly competent? 2742 A. To have intellectual ability and power to know what you are doing. Q. In what does the intellectual ability consist? A. It consists in this respect that I passed a proper civil service examination which was held for the position which I hold. Q. Because you passed the civil service examination you think you have...
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  • Paperback | 398 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 21mm | 708g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236974948
  • 9781236974945