Shortage of Sugar: Hearings Before the Subcommittee of the ... 75th Congress, 2d Sess. Pursuant to S. Res. 163, a Resolution Directing the Committee on Manufactures to Investigate the Causes of the Shortage of Coal and Sugar
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1918 - Sugar - 1048 pages
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Page 92 - ... in such announcement unless he shall secure and hold a license issued pursuant to this section. The President is authorized to issue such licenses and to prescribe regulations for the issuance of licenses and requirements for systems of accounts and auditing of accounts to be kept by licensees, submission of reports by them, with or without oath or affirmation, and the entry and inspection by the President's duly authorized agents of the places of business of licensees...
Page 92 - That, from time to time, whenever the President shall find it essential to license the importation, manufacture, storage, mining, or distribution of any necessaries, in order to carry into effect any of the purposes of this Act, and shall publicly so announce...
Page 93 - ... the order, to discontinue the same, unless such order, which shall recite the facts found, is revoked or suspended, such licensee shall, within the time prescribed in the order, discontinue such unjust, unreasonable discriminatory and unfair storage charge, commission, profit, or practice.
Page 105 - Washington, DC The subcommittee met, pursuant to adjournment, at 10.30 o'clock am in the committee room, Capitol, Senator Reed Smoot presiding.
Page 93 - ... other persons with respect to the products of any farm, garden, or other land owned, leased, or cultivated by him, nor to any retailer with respect to the retail business actually conducted by him nor to any common carrier...
Page 30 - An Act to provide further for the national security and defense by encouraging the production, conserving the supply and controlling the distribution of food products and fuel...
Page 723 - ... until 2.30 o'clock pm) AFTERNOON SESSION. The subcommittee met, pursuant to the taking of the recess, at 2.30 o'clock pm Senator OVERMAN.
Page 477 - The by-laws may be repealed or amended, or new by-laws may be adopted, at the annual meeting, or at any other meeting of the stockholders or members, called for that purpose by the directors, by a vote representing two-thirds of the subscribed stock, or by two-thirds of the members.
Page 319 - That in carrying out the purposes of this Act the President is authorized to enter into any voluntary arrangements or agreements, to create and use any agency or agencies, to accept the services of any person without compensation, to cooperate with any agency or person, to utilize any department or agency of the Government, and to coordinate their activities so as to avoid any preventable loss or duplication of effort or funds.
Page 674 - SEC. 26. That any person carrying on or employed in commerce among the several States, or with foreign nations, or with or in the Territories or other possessions of the United States in any article suitable for human food, fuel, or other necessaries of life, who, either in his individual capacity or as an officer, agent, or employee of a corporation or member of a partnership carrying on or employed in such trade, shall store, acquire...