James C. Sloan v. Williams and Rouse

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
James C. Sloan v. Williams and Rouse
Case Date: 
1891
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Property Dispute

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
99
Notes / Description: 

The plaintiff and the defendant were partners in a dental business which had one branch in Knoxville and another in Chattanooga. The defendant borrowed 110 dollars from the plaintiff. The money was used to purchase a rocking chair, top wash stand, 40 yards of carpet and a dental chair. The plaintiff claimed that the purchases were jointly owned as part of the business and the defendant disputed this claim.