Minutes and Testimony of the Joint Legislative Committee Appointed to Investigate the Public Service Commissions Volume 3

Minutes and Testimony of the Joint Legislative Committee Appointed to Investigate the Public Service Commissions Volume 3

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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. 1916 edition. Excerpt: ...Pierpont Morgan, care of Morgan, London. " In view of important development during past several days relative to finances and other matters concerning subway construction, in which your testimony is most desirable to all concerned, can you give some more definite date as to your return, since Mr. Davison informs us that you will be absent from six weeks to possibly three months. George F. Thompson." Mr. Smith, will you send that to-night as a week-end letter? We will take an elastic recess. (A recess is taken.) Mr. de Gersdorff.--We have not been able to arrive at any satisfactory solution at the moment which would avoid the regular compliance with the subpoena as served. We are now engaged in trying to comply with that subpoena. We are getting the books all together, and they will all be here to-morrow morning. It is a physical impossibility to have them here to-night. They will be here to-morrow, unless in the meantime we can arrive at some other solution, but I don't know whether it will be possible or not. I will talk further with Mr. Colby. Chairman Thompson.--Very well. Mr. de Gersdorff.--At the moment, we cannot do it. And we will have them here at--Chairman Thompson.--Counsel sits here to-morrow. You are not going to raise any question if the Committee is not here? Mr. de Gersdorff.--Oh, no. Chairman Thompson.--All witnesses except those in obedience to the Gillespie subpoenas are excused until Monday at 11 o'clock. We will suspend until Monday at 11 o'clock. Whereupon, at 4:50 p. M., an adjournment was taken to Monday, February 14, 1916, at 11 o'clock A. M. FEBRUARY 14, 1916 New York County Lawyers Association Room, 165 Broadway, New York City The Committee was called to order by Chairman Thompson, at 12:10 P. M., a quorum being present....show more

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  • 9781236668059