Herald Printing Company v. J. H. Wilson

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Herald Printing Company v. J. H. Wilson
Case Date: 
1896
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Failure to Pay

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
60
Notes / Description: 

Documents include an inventory of items taken for debt which includes multiple store inventories, detailing clothing & household items for sale. Wilson contracted for advertising in the Herald, to increase sales at his store. Although the ads ran for weeks, Wilson failed to pay for the ads. He was accused of attempting to destroy or get rid of his store stock so it could not be taken as payment.