Frank McGavock v. Virginia Carolina Chemical Company

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Frank McGavock v. Virginia Carolina Chemical Company
Case Date: 
1905
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Breach of Contract

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
16
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Opinion only. Plaintiff leased his land to the defendant to be mined for phosphate rock. By the terms of the contract, the defendant took over the mortgage of the plaintiff. Defendant then claimed the rock was exhausted and it had a right to cancel the contract and foreclose the mortgage.