B-123928, APR. 11, 1956

B-123928: Apr 11, 1956

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TO TEXAS AND NEW ORLEANS RAILROAD COMPANY: FURTHER REFERENCE IS MADE TO YOUR LETTER OF MAY 5. SUBMITTING AN OFFER TO ACCEPT THE SUM OF $80.26 IN FULL SETTLEMENT OF YOUR CLAIM FOR $160.52 WHICH WAS DEDUCTED FROM AN AMOUNT OTHERWISE PAYABLE TO YOU ON ACCOUNT OF A SHORTAGE IN SHIPMENT UNDER GOVERNMENT BILL OF LADING NO. FOR WHICH YOU WERE THE DELIVERING CARRIER. INSTRUCTIONS ARE BEING ISSUED TODAY DIRECTING THE PAYMENT TO YOU OF THE SUM OF $80.26.

B-123928, APR. 11, 1956

TO TEXAS AND NEW ORLEANS RAILROAD COMPANY:

FURTHER REFERENCE IS MADE TO YOUR LETTER OF MAY 5, 1954, YOUR FILE NO. 635178-7, SUBMITTING AN OFFER TO ACCEPT THE SUM OF $80.26 IN FULL SETTLEMENT OF YOUR CLAIM FOR $160.52 WHICH WAS DEDUCTED FROM AN AMOUNT OTHERWISE PAYABLE TO YOU ON ACCOUNT OF A SHORTAGE IN SHIPMENT UNDER GOVERNMENT BILL OF LADING NO. WV-7337380, ISSUED OCTOBER 16, 1946, BY THE TRANSPORTATION OFFICER, RICHMOND GENERAL DEPOT, U.S. ARMY, TO COVER A SHIPMENT OF TWO BALES OF JACKETS AND FOUR BALES OF OVERCOATS FROM THE RICHMOND GENERAL DEPOT, BELLBLUFF, VIRGINIA, TO FORT SAM HOUSTON, TEXAS, VIA THE ATLANTIC COAST LINE, FOR WHICH YOU WERE THE DELIVERING CARRIER.

INSTRUCTIONS ARE BEING ISSUED TODAY DIRECTING THE PAYMENT TO YOU OF THE SUM OF $80.26, THE TREASURY DEPARTMENT HAVING REPORTED BY LETTER DATED MARCH 30, 1956, THE ACCEPTANCE OF YOUR OFFER IN COMPROMISE.