The Science of Railways; With Illustrations of the Inception, Growth and Evolution of Primitive Transportation Volume 9

The Science of Railways; With Illustrations of the Inception, Growth and Evolution of Primitive Transportation Volume 9

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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. 1894 edition. Excerpt: ...presenting the ticket for payment. It renders it unnecessary for him to hunt up witnesses. The payee must personally sign his name to the agreement. IThS can not write, he must make his mark. This must be done at the time the ticket is delivered to him and in the presence of the person issuing it, who must sign as a witness. In those cases where the person issuing the ticket does not personally deliver it to the payee, the agreement must be signed in the presence of, and must be witnessed by, the official who does deliver it. The signatures of those who act as witnesses must he known to the paymaster and agents of the company who may be called upon to pay time tickets. When a time ticket is delivered to the payee, and before he signs his name, his attention must be called to the agreement printed on the back, so that in signing it he will do so understanding. Instances will be of repeated occurrence, however, where it will not be possible or practicable for the employe to appear personally before those who sign and countersign time tickets. This will be so in the case of persons employed at stations and upon the track and at places scattered along the line away from headquarters. When such employes leave the service a request for: i time ticket is sometimes issued and sent to headquarters by the local official. This request should be signed by the person responsible for the labor, countersigned by the person who kept the time, and endorsed by the person to whom granted at the time of delivery to him. Upon requests thus made time tickets are issued. Bequests for time tickets should not be made except in the cases mentioned. It is desirable that time tickets should be issued directly if possible. In the majority of cases it will be practicable when..show more

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  • Paperback | 112 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 6mm | 213g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236518454
  • 9781236518453