Haight & Freese Co.'s Guide to Investors; Information to Investors and Operators in Stocks, Grain, Provisions & Cotton

Haight & Freese Co.'s Guide to Investors; Information to Investors and Operators in Stocks, Grain, Provisions & Cotton : Statistics on Railroad, Industrial and Miscellaneous Securities, Grain, Provisions and Cotton; Highest and Lowest

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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. 1904 edition. Excerpt: ...and Nashville, 185 miles, in 1859. The control of additional lines has been secured from time to time. MILEAGE--Lines owned, 2,639 miles. Operated under lease, etc., 2,685 miles. Total mileage, 5,824 miles, operating between New Orleans, Pensacola, Mobile, Nashville, Memphis, St. Louis and Louisville. The Henderson Bridge and tracks, 10 miles from Henderson, Ky., to Evansville, Ind., is practically owned by the company. The Georgia R. R. is held wit the Central R. R. of Georgia and t e L. & N. as joint lessees. In August, 1895, $4,531,000 of 10-40 adjustment bonds were cal ed for redemption on February 1, 1896, and the L., N., Mobile & Montgomery 4; p. c. bonds were issued. This enabled the comgany to pay oil' about $1,000,000 of the floating debt. T e M. & M. 45s are authorized for $5,000,000 and is a lst lien on 178 miles from Mobile to Mont omery. $1,000,000 are reserved for improvements. In X ril 1902 secured control of the Atlanta, Knoxville & Nortciern Ry. and in October 1902 was building a connecting line from Jellico, Tenn., to Knoxville, giving a. direct line between Cincinnati and Atlanta. In October 1902, the Atlantic Coast Line arranged to acquire from J. P. Morgan ., $30,600,000 stock which had previously been purchased by John WV. Gates in the open market. In 1902, the Louisville & Nashville and Southern Railway acquired 92 per cent. of the $10,000,000 Chicago and Dexter & Newport. 1st mort _ 4 o.. 917........... ... 175.000 Cous. mort., 954 5 p. o., 1908.. & N.................. 2,119,000 COMPARATIVE STATEMENT. Year ending June 30. 1903 1902 Gross earnings...................... 56.541.160 $6,194,305 Net eamings...............................show more

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  • United States
  • English
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  • 1236886178
  • 9781236886170