John A. Davis & Company v. The Anderson Transfer Company, et al.

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
John A. Davis & Company v. The Anderson Transfer Company, et al.
Case Date: 
1890
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Breach of Contract

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
58
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John A. Davis & James B. Hughes are partners under the firm name of the plaintiff. R. C. Anderson owns the defendant company. Add. Defendants: N. J. Anderson, William Boyd, W. M. Bennett, & P. P. Pickard, Trustee. Parties entered into a contract together in which the defendant would be bound to pay the plaintiff for goods, but the plaintiff was unaware of the poor financial standing of the defendant at the time the contract was agreed upon.