F. A. Mayberry v. The Lilly Mill Company

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
F. A. Mayberry v. The Lilly Mill Company
Case Date: 
1905
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Breach of Contract

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
10
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Opinion only. Plaintiff brought suit to recover for its breach of contract made with the defendant in 1895 for the purchase of 800 barrels of corn. Under the terms of the contract, plaintiff would shell, sack, and store corn and deliver it to defendant's mill to be weighed & paid for. Defendant asked plaintiff to hold corn for it a little longer. When defendant offered to make delivery again, defendant repudiated contract & refused to accept corn.