Excerpt from Tariff Hearings Before the Committee on Ways and Means of the House of Representatives, Sixtieth Congress: Tuesday, November 10, 1908 I would like to refer to a statement that was made by Prof. C. E. Monroe, of Washington, in his compilation for the Government entitled The Census of Manufactures of under coke. He there states that there was produced, or distilled, or put through the coke-oven process, some tons of coal in the year 1905. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.