Notices of Judgment Under the Food and Drugs ACT Volume 5001, PT. 5500

Notices of Judgment Under the Food and Drugs ACT Volume 5001, PT. 5500

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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. 1918 edition. Excerpt: ...and the court imposed a fine of $50. CARL Vnoou.-m, Acting Secretary of Agriculture. 5236. Aduiteration and misbranding of vinegar. U. S. ' ' v. 37 Bar. rels ' ' of Vinegar. Consent decree of condouination and forfeiture. Product ordered released on bond. (F. & D. No. 7628. I. S. No. 1799-1. S. No. E-678.) On August 8, 1916, the United States attorney for the Western District of Pennsylvania, acting upon a report by the Secretary of Agriculture, filed in the District Court of the United States for said district a libel for the seizure and condemnation of 37 barrels of vinegar, consigned by the Cumberland Valley Fruit Product Co., Martinsburg, W. Va., remaining unsold in the original unbroken packages at Johnstown, Pa., alleging that the article had been shipped on or about January 14, 1916, and transported from the State of West Virginia into the State of Pennsylvania, and charging adulteration and misbranding in violation of the Food and Drugs Act. The article was labeled in part: " Cumberland Valley Fruit Product Co., Martinsburg, W. Va., Fermented Pure Apple Cider Vinegar." Adulteration of the article was alleged in substance in the libel for the reason that dilute acetic acid or distilled vinegar, added water, and mineral matter had been mixed and packed therewith so as to reduce and lower and injuriously affect its quality and strength, and had been substituted in part for said article. Misbranding was alleged for the reason that the article was an imitation of and offered for sale under the distinctive name of another article. On February 8, 1917, the said Cumberland_Valley Fruit Product Co., having consented to a decree, judgment of condemnation and forfeiture was entered, and it was ordered by the court that more

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