Eustace McMackins, by his father& next friend H. E. McMackins, v. C. M. Watson, et al.

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Eustace McMackins, by his father& next friend H. E. McMackins, v. C. M. Watson, et al.
Case Date: 
1921
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Personal Injuries

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Division: 
West
Number of Pages: 
415
Notes / Description: 

2 folders. Additional defendant: Central Oil Mills (a corporation with its main office in Jackson, Tennessee). Eustace McMackins is listed as "a minor about eleven years of age." Central Oil Mills had a cotton gin in Vale (Carroll County) that was operated by C. M. Watson. Eustace was helping his father unload cotton at the gin when he was struck, repeatedly by a line shaft. His right arm and leg were both broken. He spent many months in the hospital in Nashville and had several operations.