Herbert Nace Trustee v. General Motors Truck Co.& Lester A. Shipley

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Herbert Nace Trustee v. General Motors Truck Co.& Lester A. Shipley
Case Date: 
1931
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Debt

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
94
Notes / Description: 

Pla. is Trustee of Tri State Fruit Co. which filed for bankruptcy in 1929. Lester Shipley is the agent of General Motors Truck Co. Pla. accuses the def. of failing to pay for two trucks purchased from Pla. Casefile notes that the Tri State Fruit Co. agreed to purchase a new General Motors Model T-21 truck for $1,695 with the stipulation that Shipley pay $700 for 2 older trucks owned by the Fruit Co. Def. claims Pla. violated their contract by refusing to pay for and take possession of the new truck.