Train Dispatchers Bulletin Volume 20

Train Dispatchers Bulletin Volume 20

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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. 1915 edition. Excerpt: ...of proper enterprise and more protective of the interests which have created and maintain railways, and have thereby the chief instrumentality in making general prosperity possible. All that seems to be needed is to confer upon the Interstate Commerce Commission full control of ALL rates on railways engaged in interstate commerce. The Constitution of the United States explicitly confers upon Congress this full power over the subject. Let the voters exercise their full power over the Congress. With all their errors and mistakes of omission and commission, whichloom so largely in the public eye, there is today no industry or interest in this country which so much deserves and needs encouragement and protection as that of transportationf HE communication of Mr. C. C. Ponsonby, which we print on another page, deserves the earnest and serious consideration of every member of the T. D. A. of A. This Editor has no apologies to make for his personal interest in it. His course has been taken in the matter from a sincere desire for the welfare of the Association, in the hope and belief that the membership would see their obligation to it from his own standpoint and appreciate their responsibility for the adequate maintenance of their organization. He leaves it in their hands, still in the spirit of hopefulness. M EMBERS interested in the report of the Joint Committee on Train Rules may now obtain copies on request. They will find it both interesting and instructive. Such copies are for the use of members and should be held subject to the call of the Secretary-Editor, ample time being allowed the holder. Every office in which there is a member should have one copy, and where there are six or more members two copies may be had, which will enable...show more

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  • Paperback | 186 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 10mm | 340g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236788303
  • 9781236788306