The National Corporation Reporter; Devoted to the Interests of Business and Municipal Corporations, Law, Finance, and Commerce Volume 25

The National Corporation Reporter; Devoted to the Interests of Business and Municipal Corporations, Law, Finance, and Commerce Volume 25

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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. 1902 edition. Excerpt: ...not contain the certificate-of organization of this company. It does show, however, that, on May l0, 1804, an agreement was made between the North Shore Street Railway Company, as first party, and the North Chicago Street Railroad Company and the North Chicago City Railway Company, as second parties, by the terms of which the second parties granted permission to the first party to use, in conjunction with second parties, the tracks of the second parties located on certain streets and avenues, and to operate and run in conjunction with said second parties' the first party's cars along and upon said tracks between certain points, with electricity, and in consideration thereof the first party agreed to lay and construct a double track along certain streets. By the terms thereof the first party agreed to haul, without cost or charge to the second party. a trailer car to be furnished by said second parties. and to lie in charge of a conductor to be employed by second parties, no fare to be collected from passengers riding in said trailer car, etc. 9. The West Chicago Street Railroad Comgny and the North Chicago Street Railroad mpany, successors to the Chicago West Division Railway Company and the North Chi!8.g0 City Railway Company, built and extended their lines from the center of the city westward and northward. It is apparent. that the street railway lines of the seven or eight comnies heretofore mentioned, sometimes called in the record the "suburban lines," and sometimes the "lines of the underlying companies." were built as feeders to. and practically as extensions of, the Vest Chicago Street Railroad Company and the North Chicago Street Railroad Company. They all constituted one system; and the suburban or...show more

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  • Paperback | 370 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 20mm | 658g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236970675
  • 9781236970671