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Image from page 292 of "The street railway review" (1891)

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Title: The street railway review

Year: 1891 (1890s)

Authors: American Street Railway Association Street Railway Accountants' Association of America American Railway, Mechanical, and Electrical Association

Subjects: Street-railroads

Publisher: Chicago : Street Railway Review Pub. Co

Contributing Library: Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh

Digitizing Sponsor: Lyrasis Members and Sloan Foundation


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to its jt-tractivencss. At the completion of the power station which hasbeen described, the employes of the Camden Inter-state Railway Co., as a token of regard, presentedto the company a 21 x lo-in. three-chime whistleto be used on the new station. The erection of the generators and the wiring ofthe entire plant were done by the companys em-ployes under the direction of Mr. James Pagan, theelectrical and mechanical engineer of the company.The architectural plans of the power house weredrawn by Mr. Fagan and all the construction workon the building was carried on under his personaldirection. Great credit is due Mr. Fagan for hiscareful study of the needs of the company and thesuccessful way in which the new plant has fulfilledthe requirements. The street railway companies of Tennessee are making prepara-tions to observe the Jim Crow law passed at the recent sessionof the Legislature, effective July 3rd, and do not anticipate a gflea:amount of trouble in complying with its provisions.


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BOILERS AND AUXILIARV APPARATUS, C. I. RV. CO. The contract for the power plant of the Toledo, Port Clinton &Lakeside Electric Railway Co., which will be erected at Port Clin-ton. O., has been awarded to local parties, and it is expected thatthe contractors will make rapid progress. The Personal Element in the Adjustment of Damage Claims. liv l)u. 11. 1!. Km KWELL, Manager Railway Adjusting Bureau, Cleveland, O. The vagaries of human nature assert theinselves with morepersistence and become more stril<ingly conspicuous, when observedfrom the viewpoint of the claim adjuster than in almost any otherrelation of life, in which people come into close and intimate con-tact with each other upon matters of business or policy; and of allthe idiosyncracics of the mind none is more connnon or dithcultof explanation than the readiness and ease with which peoplelapse into lying when they have been injured through the instru-mentality of a corporation or its servants, one is almost prone tnb


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Taken circa 1891