J. E. Hennessey v. Memphis Automobile Company

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
J. E. Hennessey v. Memphis Automobile Company
Case Date: 
1912
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Contract Dispute and Damages

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County:

Division: 
West
Number of Pages: 
108
Notes / Description: 

Purchase of used automobile, 20 March 1911, for $900.00, with $200 down payment. Automobile model 1909 Model A 120 Stoddard-Dayton. Plaintiff refused to make payments alleging automobile was unfit for use and "piece of junk." Defendant company states automobile not intended for difficult use by plaintiff. Court decision was appealed to the Court of Civil Appeals, Jackson.