F. G. & J. W. Harris v. E. P Tyree et al

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
F. G. & J. W. Harris v. E. P Tyree et al
Case Date: 
1883
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Contract Dispute and Damages

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
369
Notes / Description: 

2 folders. Add. Defendants:J.A. Wemyss, W.M. Stewart, Joseph Miller, and J.K. Miller. Defendants created an unofficial group named the Grangers and went into contract with plaintiffs to deliver 580 spring lambs on a certain day. The defendants failed to deliver the livestock and under the contract were supposed to pay $1 per head in damages plus a deposit put into a local bank. The defendants refused to pay either sum.