E. D. Phillips & wife v. Smith Bros

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
E. D. Phillips & wife v. Smith Bros
Case Date: 
1887
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Debt for Wages

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
73
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E D Phillips and wife, M E Phillips- co-plaintiffs M E Phillips taught at a school run by the Smith Brothers ,(RD Smith and RH Smith). She taught there 1882 and 1883 but had to leave for health reasons. After her departure, she asked the Smith Brothers to return to her report book in which she kept a record of all the lessons given to pupils during the term. They said they did not have the book. She is looking to recover money due her for additional lessons.