Interstate Commerce Commission Annual Report Volume 5

Interstate Commerce Commission Annual Report Volume 5

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1892 edition. Excerpt: ... several branches of the road is not conclusive that such rates are unlawful, but the burden is on the company making such departure to show its rates to be reasonable when disputed. Logan et al. v. Chicago and North-Western Railway Company. Report of Interstate Commerce Commission. In NEIGHBORING Territory.--Where a freight rate over one line, on similar freight carried from neighboring territory to the same market, is considerably greater than over other lines for distances as long or longer, such greater rate is held to be excessive and should be reduced. James & Abbott v. East Tennessee, Virginia and Georgia Railway Company et al. ON CARLOAD AND LESS THAN CARLOAD QUANTITIES.--Thurber et al. v. New York Central and Hudson River Railroad Company et al. Leggett & Co. v. New York Central and Hudson River Railroad Company et al. Greene v. New York Central and Hudson River Railroad Com-pany et al. FOR LONG AND SHORT HAULS OVER DIFFERENT LINES.--New Orleans Cotton Exchange r. Illinois Central Railroad Com-pany et al. New Orleans Cotton Exchange v. Cincinnati. New Orleans and Texas Pacific Railway Company et al. ON Compressed AND Uncompressed COTTON.--The method of compressing cotton for shipment from the Southern States is one that is found to be absolutely necessary for long through hauls by rail, or where cotton is carried by coastwise steamers or by ocean vessels for export, and the difference in the rate of transportation of compressed and uncompressed cotton by rail-carriers should be the actual and necessary cost of compressing. (76.) The Commission by adjustment corrects the rates at Meridian and Jackson, Miss., on compressed and uncompressed cotton carried to New Orleans, and holds, that the complaint as to the relative reasonableness of...
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  • Paperback | 186 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 10mm | 340g
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236675819
  • 9781236675811