But until the goods are resold they remain the consignor's and at his risk.
The consignor might, at least, have ventured to add a tentative and inquiring "Mac?"
In no case, I believe, did the Confederate Government appear as the shipper or consignor.
The goods so sent are known as a consignment, and the sender is the consignor.
The usual plan is to file alphabetically, under the name of the consignor, first grouping by railroads.
If cranes or other loading appliances belonging to the Railway are used by consignor or Consignee, a charge of 3d.
It is therefore but just that the consignor and consignee should have the benefit of the reduced cost of such shipments.