Frank B. Jones v. North Carolina & St. Louis Railway Co.

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Frank B. Jones v. North Carolina & St. Louis Railway Co.
Case Date: 
1936
Cause/Crime: 
Injury and Damages

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
345
Notes / Description: 

Jones was moving & loading a heavy metal casting to be hoisted by a rail crane (wrecker) onto a freight car. (Photos & oversize hand-colored drawings of wrecker and loading dock included.) He worked for Union Tanning Co. Jones claimed block & tackle was defective & that it slipped & crushed his head. Published version included. Testimony: Rudolph Shutting (artist), Stone, Butler, Wilson, Chestnut, McGuire, Sheridan, Revington, Kelsey, Webster, Adkins, Morris, et al.