Falls Manufacturing Co. v. W. W. Barbour, et al

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Falls Manufacturing Co. v. W. W. Barbour, et al
Case Date: 
1930
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Forgery

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County:

Division: 
West
Number of Pages: 
259
Notes / Description: 

Pltf. sued after it was discovered a bill of lading issued by the Illinois Central RR Co. was fictitious and a forgery. Due to an Act of Congress, pltf. is entitled to recover the cost of the 6 bales of cotton initially "purchased" from dfnt., $597.66. Ex. Mat.: Copy of bill of lading, letters, telegrams, and notes. Addtl dfnt.: W. W. Barbour & Co. Housed in 2 folders.