Journal of the Senate of the General Assembly of the State of Ohio Volume 1-2

Journal of the Senate of the General Assembly of the State of Ohio Volume 1-2

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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. 1908 edition. Excerpt: ...that he was getting a better price from the city? A. I don't think there is a word of truth in it, not a word on the face of the earth. Q. Did you ever know of the Union Grain & Hay Company selling oats to the cky and billing the oats through anybody else? A. I don't know anything about that business, sir, I don't know anything about that business, not anything in the world. Q. In the purchases which you make for the fire department, do you get bids from anybody? ' A. Well, for certain things we do, yes, sir. We did, for the fire department we used to receive bids for-everything, anything that was not exactly an emergency. Not everything was let out'on bids. Q. Do you let out of purchase oats by bids? A. No, sir. Q. Never have done that? A. No, sir, never. Q. Never have pursued that course? A. Sir? Q. You never have pursued that course with reference to oats? A. No, sir, never. Q. Even though the bills were running, as you knew they were running above five hundred dollars? A. I don't go into any combinations. I go on the chamber of commerce and whoever I can buy oats from I buy them. I don't go outside either. Q. I show you here a bill of the Union Grain & Hay Company. "Cincinnati, August 8, 1905; Mr. Bender, City--this confirms sale to you today through Mr. Costello, 2,800 bushels Old No. 2 white oat's, 34 cents/' Then down here, "two bills of less than five hundred dollars each to be made when oats are delivered." Do you recall that transaction? A. No, I don't--I can't--no, I don't--2,800 bushels Old No. 2 white oats 34 cents (witness mutters the remainder of contents of paper shown him to himself, so(as to be inaudible then speaks out more loudly) that part of it is all right about the bill part, but I don't recollect the transaction. Q....show more

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  • Paperback | 656 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 34mm | 1,152g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236659554
  • 9781236659552