Cora Mai Dyer, by etc. v. Mitchell-Nants Veneer Products Co.

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Cora Mai Dyer, by etc. v. Mitchell-Nants Veneer Products Co.
Case Date: 
1927
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Damages for Wrongful Death

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Division: 
West
Number of Pages: 
73
Notes / Description: 

Dyer was a minor under the age of 21 and brought suit through next friend M. M. McCaslin. Dyer was married to Johnnie Dyer, an employee at the dfnt. Corporation. On Dec. 11, 1923 he "fell into an open vat of hot water and was almost entirely submerged therein, where in and where by he was hurt, wounded, and scalded fatally" causing his death on Dec. 12.