A. J. Smith v. The Nashville, Chattanooga & St. Louis Railway

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
A. J. Smith v. The Nashville, Chattanooga & St. Louis Railway
Case Date: 
1887
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Damages

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
30
Notes / Description: 

Smith sued Railway for killing his black mare, which was hit by train & died from injuries sustained when hit. Witnesses included Charles Dahney, train engineer; Nelson Jolly, fireman on train; James Woodfin & Newton Miller, who each valued mare at $75. Mare killed near Halllyburton's Crossing.