E. S. Underwood v. John Huffaker et al

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
E. S. Underwood v. John Huffaker et al
Case Date: 
1938
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Election Dispute

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
62
Notes / Description: 

Underwood elected to school board in August 1936 election (opponent: Huffaker). Underwood elected chairman, succeeded by Watson. Soon after, dispute arose over Underwood's decision to resign, then withdraw resignation. Huffaker appointed his replacement. Add. Def. John N. Watson, Chmn of County Bd of Educ; Theron H. Hodges, Cty Superintendent of Schools; K. I. Ownby, Buford A. Townsend, W. E. Branam, Dr. B. B. Montgomery & Edgar White, Mbrs of Cty Bd of Educ.