B-126288, MAY 2, 1956

B-126288: May 2, 1956

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INC.: REFERENCE IS MADE TO YOUR LETTER OF APRIL 25. IS SUBMITTED BY YOU AS AN OFFER IN COMPROMISE OF THE CLAIM OF THE UNITED STATES AGAINST THE WALES TRUCKING COMPANY IN THE AMOUNT OF $13. WAS APPLIED IN REDUCTION OF THE INDEBTEDNESS AND YOU SUBMITTED THE CHECK WITH THE CONDITION THAT THERE BE REFUNDED TO THE FIREMAN'S FUND INSURANCE COMPANY THE SUM OF $1. VERIFICATION OF THE COLLECTION HAS BEEN MADE AND INSTRUCTIONS ARE BEING ISSUED DIRECTING THAT THE REFUND IN QUESTION BE MADE.

B-126288, MAY 2, 1956

TO GENERAL ADJUSTMENT BUREAU, INC.:

REFERENCE IS MADE TO YOUR LETTER OF APRIL 25, 1956, TRANSMITTING CHECK NO. 9476, DATED APRIL 4, 1956, BY THE FIREMAN'S FUND INSURANCE COMPANY IN THE AMOUNT OF $2,000, WHICH TOGETHER WITH A PREVIOUS CHECK IN THE AMOUNT OF $8,000, IS SUBMITTED BY YOU AS AN OFFER IN COMPROMISE OF THE CLAIM OF THE UNITED STATES AGAINST THE WALES TRUCKING COMPANY IN THE AMOUNT OF $13,038.33, REPRESENTING THE REPLACEMENT COST OF GOVERNMENT-OWNED PROPERTY IRREPARABLY DAMAGED IN TRANSIT WHILE IN POSSESSION OF THE CARRIER.

IN YOUR LETTER YOU INVITED ATTENTION TO THE FACT THAT THE SUM OF $1,494.24, OTHERWISE PAYABLE TO THE WALES TRUCKING COMPANY, WAS APPLIED IN REDUCTION OF THE INDEBTEDNESS AND YOU SUBMITTED THE CHECK WITH THE CONDITION THAT THERE BE REFUNDED TO THE FIREMAN'S FUND INSURANCE COMPANY THE SUM OF $1,494.24. VERIFICATION OF THE COLLECTION HAS BEEN MADE AND INSTRUCTIONS ARE BEING ISSUED DIRECTING THAT THE REFUND IN QUESTION BE MADE, THE CHECK TO BE ISSUED TO BE TRANSMITTED TO YOU.