B-141056, OCT. 25, 1960

B-141056: Oct 25, 1960

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INC.: FURTHER REFERENCE IS MADE TO YOUR LETTER OF APRIL 11. WE HAVE INSTRUCTED OUR TRANSPORTATION DIVISION TO ISSUE A REVISED SETTLEMENT CERTIFICATE WHICH SHOULD REACH YOU IN THE NEAR FUTURE. WE ARE INFORMING SENATOR EASTLAND OF OUR ACTION IN THIS CASE.

B-141056, OCT. 25, 1960

TO DIXIE HIGHWAY EXPRESS, INC.:

FURTHER REFERENCE IS MADE TO YOUR LETTER OF APRIL 11, 1960, CONCERNING YOUR CLAIM FILE NO. 643262, AND OTHER LETTERS, IN WHICH YOU REQUESTED OUR OFFICE TO RECONSIDER OUR REPORT OF OCTOBER 22, 1959, TO HONORABLE JAMES O. EASTLAND, UNITED STATES SENATE, IN WHICH WE APPROVED THE ACTION OF THE AIR FORCE, IN DEDUCTING $875.64, TO COMPENSATE ITSELF FOR A REPORTED SHORTAGE IN CONNECTION WITH A SHIPMENT OF HOSPITAL BEDS TRANSPORTED UNDER GOVERNMENT BILL OF LADING WW 4352520 DURING 1953.

AFTER A THOROUGH REVIEW OF THE ENTIRE RECORD AS FORWARDED TO US BY THE AIR FORCE, WE HAVE INSTRUCTED OUR TRANSPORTATION DIVISION TO ISSUE A REVISED SETTLEMENT CERTIFICATE WHICH SHOULD REACH YOU IN THE NEAR FUTURE. WE ARE INFORMING SENATOR EASTLAND OF OUR ACTION IN THIS CASE.