B-132017, NOV. 8, 1963

B-132017: Nov 8, 1963

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INC: REFERENCE IS MADE TO YOUR LETTER OF OCTOBER 24. HAVE EXHAUSTIVELY DISCUSSED YOUR COMPANY'S CLAIMS FOR ADDITIONAL FREIGHT CHARGES ON CERTAIN SHIPMENTS OF GOVERNMENT PROPERTY THAT MOVED FROM DETROIT. HAVE FOUND THAT THE CLAIMS WERE PROPERLY DISALLOWED. AS WE HAVE INDICATED BEFORE. NO NEW EVIDENCE HAS BEEN PRESENTED AND WE HAVE GIVEN YOU THE BENEFIT OF SEVERAL REVIEWS OF THE SAME DOCUMENTS AND INFORMATION WHICH HAVE BEEN PART OF THE RECORD SINCE THE FIRST TIME WE CONSIDERED THE PROPRIETY OF THE AUDIT ACTION INVOLVED. WE ARE.

B-132017, NOV. 8, 1963

TO DIXIE OHIO EXPRESS, INC:

REFERENCE IS MADE TO YOUR LETTER OF OCTOBER 24, 1963, REPEATING YOUR REQUEST FOR FURTHER CONSIDERATION OF OUR DECISION OF SEPTEMBER 11, 1957, WHICH HAS BEEN REAFFIRMED SEVERAL TIMES, FINALLY ON OCTOBER 14, 1963. HAVE EXHAUSTIVELY DISCUSSED YOUR COMPANY'S CLAIMS FOR ADDITIONAL FREIGHT CHARGES ON CERTAIN SHIPMENTS OF GOVERNMENT PROPERTY THAT MOVED FROM DETROIT, MICHIGAN, TO MARIETTA, GEORGIA, DURING 1952 AND 1953, AND HAVE FOUND THAT THE CLAIMS WERE PROPERLY DISALLOWED. AS WE HAVE INDICATED BEFORE, NO NEW EVIDENCE HAS BEEN PRESENTED AND WE HAVE GIVEN YOU THE BENEFIT OF SEVERAL REVIEWS OF THE SAME DOCUMENTS AND INFORMATION WHICH HAVE BEEN PART OF THE RECORD SINCE THE FIRST TIME WE CONSIDERED THE PROPRIETY OF THE AUDIT ACTION INVOLVED. WE ARE, THEREFORE, CLOSING OUR FILE IN THIS MATTER.