Atlantic-Gulf Ship Canal, Fla

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1937 - 571 pages
 

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Page 132 - Association express its sympathy in the death of one of its members and extend condolences to his family, and be it further Resolved, That a copy of this resolution be spread upon the minutes of this Association and that a copy be sent to his family.
Page 177 - Act over or by means of such additional or extended line of railroad, unless and until there shall first have been obtained from the Commission a certificate that the present or future public convenience and necessity require or will require the construction, or operation, or construction and operation, of such additional or extended line of railroad...
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Page 377 - The 1928 act authorized $5,000,000 which has been exhausted and the 1936 act authorized $15,000,000 to replenish these funds "to be allocated by the Secretary of War on the recommendation of the Chief of Engineers in rescue work or in the repair and maintenance of any flood-control work on any tributaries of the Mississippi River threatened or destroyed by flood heretofore or hereafter occurring.
Page 396 - That no tolls or operating charges whatever shall be levied upon or collected from any vessel, dredge, or other water craft for passing through any lock, canal, canalized river, or other work for the use and benefit of navigation, now belonging to the United States or that may be hereafter acquired or constructed...
Page 177 - After ninety days after this paragraph takes effect no carrier by railroad subject to this act shall undertake the extension of its line of railroad or the construction of a new line of railroad...
Page 79 - The next witness is Mrs. Caroline Davis, vice president of the Military Wives Association. Mrs. DAVIS. I have a statement that I would like to read into the record at this time. Mr. NICHOLS. You may read your statement. STATEMENT OF CAROLINE B. DAVIS, PAST PRESIDENT. TJSPHS OFFICERS' WIVES CLUB, LIAISON CHAIRMAN TO MILITARY WIVES ASSOCIATION Mr. Chairman and Members of the Committee: The Officers...
Page 292 - Hughes,-will you pardon an interruption just for a moment? Mr. HUGHES. Yes, sir. The CHAIRMAN. There is no disposition on the part of the committee to cut you off. I understood yesterday that you would require about 30 minutes. We would like to get through with this part of the testimony by noon, if possible, and I just throught I would call your attention to the fact the committee will have to be on the floor of the House after noon, and I thought probably you would want some advance notice so you...
Page 377 - Construction of a canal should be contingent upon the fulfillment by local interests of their present agreements to furnish, without cost to the United States, the rights-of-way, exclusive of the cost of the construction of bridges as particularly set forth in the plans of the revisory board, and the assumption of the maintenance, operation, and future reconstruction of all highway bridges without cost to the United States. The Board of Engineers for Rivers and Harbors finds that responsibility for...

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