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THE WATER CARRIER ACT, 1935

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COMMITTEE ON MERCHANT MARINE AND FISHERIES

SCHUYLER OTIS BLAND, Virginia, Chairman WILLIAM I. SIROVICH, New York

FREDERICK R. LEHLBACH, New Jersey ROBERT RAMSPECK, Georgia

RICHARD J. WELCH, California AMBROSE J. KENNEDY, Maryland

FRANCIS D. CULKIN, New York
CHARLES N. CROSBY, Pennsylvania

RALPH 0. BREWSTER, Maine
MONRAD C. WALLGREN, Washington CLARE E. HOFFMAN, Michigan
A. H. CARMICHAEL, Alabama
JOSEPH J. MANSFIELD, Texas

ANTHONY J. DIMOND, Alaska
LINDSAY C. WARREN, North Carolina SAMUEL W. KING, Hawaii
EUGENE B. CROWE, Indiana
LOUIS C. RABAUT, Michigan
SIMON M. HAMLIN, Maine
EDWARD J. HART, New Jersey
JAMES A. O'LEARY, New York
OTHA D. WEARIN, Iowa

J. W. GULICK, Jr., Clerk

CONTENTS

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Statement of-

Ashburn, Maj. Gen. Thomas Q., president, Inland Waterways Corp-

oration..

Baker, Newton D., general counsel, Lake Carriers Association.

Bailey, Clyde S., assistant general solicitor, National Association of

Railroad and Utilities Commissioners--

Barrett, 0. Slack, vice president, Mississippi River System Carriers

Association.--.

Bayless, Herman A., counsel, Mississippi River System Carriers

Association..

Bowlus, J. L., Milwaukee, Wis., Board of Harbor Commissioners-

Brent, Theodore, Mississippi Valley Association.-

Brenckman, Fred., Washington representative, the National Grange.

Capron, William, Oneonta, N. Y., Chamber of Commerce-

Childe, C. E., chairman, traffic committee, Mississippi Valley Asso-

ciation..

Clerc, Rene F., board of harbor commissioners of Port of New Orleans,

La..

Cook, T. L., the Ocean Steamship Co. of Savannah, Ga-

Dann, Alex W., the Union Barge Line Corporation, et al.

Donley, Charles, representing the city of Pittsburgh, Pa..

Eastman, Joseph B., Federal Coordinator of Transportation.

Farrier, G. Coe, assistant city solicitor of Philadelphia, Pa..

Fitzgerald, John F., member of Boston, Mass., Port Authority--

Fulbright, R. C., representing the American Ports Cotton Compress

and Warehouse Association, the River Terminals Corporation, and

the National Industrial Traffic League---

Gamble, John B., district counsel Seaboard Air Line Railway Co.--

Gray, James H., Washington representative American Farm Bureau

Federation.

Haight, Charles S., American Association of Tramp Operators -

Ingersoll, A. C., the Oh Piver Co., et al.-

Kerr, Joseph G., Associatiu, of American Railroads.

Maginnis, S. Abbott, American Short Line Railroad Association.

McClintock, J. O., manager, Chicago branch, Farmers' National Grain

Corporation-

McManamy, Frank, Chairman Legislative Committee, Interstate

Commerce Commission..

Miller, George J., executive secretary, Missouri River Navigation

Association.--.

Roeder, Charles B., secretary the Bourse, Philadelphia, Pa.--

Ross, H. J., president Inland Water Petroleum Carriers Association.

Sorrell, Dr. Lewis C., secretary Transportation Conference of 1934–35.

Stebbins, A. D., president Merchants & Miners Transportation Co..

Van Arnum, J. R., National League of Wholesale Fresh Fruit and

Vegetable Distributors.--

Warley, H. W., Maritime Association of Port of New York and the

Calmer Steamship Corporation.-

Weaver, Arthur J., president Missouri River Navigation Association.

Brief submitted by

Burnham, Hon. George, Member of Congress from California -

Conway, James G., president Atlantic Coast & Gulf of Mexico Tow

Boat Association..

Cricher, A. Lane, counsel Merchandise Warehouse Trade Code

Authority

Delaney, James J., vice president National Organization Masters,

Mates and Pilots of America..

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THE WATER CARRIER ICT, 1935

TUESDAY, MAY 7, 1933

II [ ET REPRESENTER
COMMITTEE IN THE MERCHANT VIRITE U Pony

It istiliyition T.6 rounmittee met üt 10 a, ma, llenSchuyler (), Bland riders man presiding

Tie CHAIRMAN. The hearing is called this morning on th. R'be Mr. Eastinan sugvesteri certain amendments and cowplanu 10tkin White have been set out in a committee print. We are ready to heat witte Mr. Eastman.

STATEMENT OF HON. JOSEPH B. EASTMAN, PEDERAL COORDI.

NATOR OF TRANSPORTATION Mr. EASTMAN. Mr. Chairman, my name is Joph B. En 14 an a member of the Interstate commeren (omulisalon, on all this ing the position of Federal Coordinator of Transportation und thus Emergency Railroad Transportation Act, 1935,

I appear in support of H. R. 3379 and, before I conduides, I full present some amendments to the billas it was onginully automobil

The CHAIRMAN. Those are contained in a committens pusind, uno chay not?

Jr. EASTMAN. They are siti I dexire to call you ablen son los this provisions of section 13 of the Emergency Act, which is on the Coordinator

The CHAIRMAX. Give the reference if you will, she taken

Mr. EASTMAX. Section 13 of the Emergency landed Tour tion Act. 1933.

The ChairMAX. Public number what! If you the forma aet, you will find it on the first page,

Mr. EASTMAN. I have the Commission's reprint and it is United States Code, tiile 19, 11 212 Strone D is for thorada authorizes and directs the coordinator forid with the innerleffat min consider means, not provided for in this litt, oot somportowane lane tation conditions throughout the country, including cool forridingo orr rail transportation and the ability, finnsend os pontef who do rof the carriers to improve their properties and then he mytets irritibar's rates which will promote the corner and indushey Bof those front It also directs him froin fillon Pon 26 throud to be boretrea * och peronnerdatione calling for further po forest labsien les lleis as he may diprill derary or corzitesinder in 'groot suit you! are trar-n. is ine (67,6601618, la, ligger Borsterne for the grens Tobie Cor.66 polarit,115PXHDVinsk,9,68 t tyre guminio

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