Biennial Report of the Board of Railroad Commissioners of the State of Vermont, Volume 1

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Rand Avery Company, 1888
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Page 177 - America in congress assembled, that the provisions of this act shall apply to any common carrier or carriers engaged in the transportation of passengers or property wholly by railroad, or partly by railroad and partly by water when both are used, under a common control, management or arrangement, for a continuous carriage or shipment...
Page 371 - Notice of such redemption shall be published once a week for three successive weeks in a newspaper of general circulation printed and published within the county in which the office of the district is located.
Page 177 - Provided, however, That the provisions of this act shall not apply to the transportation of passengers or property, or to the receiving, delivering, storage, or handling of property, wholly within one State, and not shipped to or from a foreign country from or to any State or Territory as aforesaid.
Page 376 - ... have a lien upon such animals for food, care, and custody furnished, and shall not be liable for any detention of such animals.
Page 391 - ... stations or station houses, or any change in its rates of fare for transporting freight or passengers, or any change in the mode of operating its road and conducting its business is reasonable and expedient in order to promote the security, convenience and accommodation of the public...
Page 387 - The senators and representatives shall be elected for the term of two years, from and after the first day of December next following the general election.
Page 339 - The publication must be made once a week for three successive weeks, in a newspaper published in the county in which the...
Page 389 - State as to the manner in which they are operated, with reference to the security and accommodation of the public...
Page 332 - ... thereon, or annexed thereto, an affidavit made by at least three of the directors named in said articles, that the amount of stock required by this section has been in good faith subscribed, and ten per cent paid in cash thereon as aforesaid, and that it is intended in good faith to construct or to maintain and operate the road mentioned in such articles of association, which affidavit shall be recorded with the articles of association, as aforesaid.
Page 334 - ... whole of the capital stock is not before subscribed, open books of subscription to fill up the capital stock of the company, in such places and after giving such notice as they may deem expedient, and may continue to receive subscriptions until the whole capital stock is subscribed. At the time of subscribing, every subscriber shall pay to the directors ten per cent on the amount subscribed by him, in money ; and no subscription shall be received or taken without such payment.

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