John F. Anderson v. Jesse Thompson, et al.

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
John F. Anderson v. Jesse Thompson, et al.
Case Date: 
1872
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Non-payment of Bank Note

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
95
Notes / Description: 

Additional defendants: Samuel R. McCamy and Benjamin Chandler. Defendants were partners under Thompson & Co. Anderson was accommodation endorser for the firm Chandler & Co. and Thompson & Co. Anderson sued for liability on a $1000 bill from October 1860 which was removed from the bank and debt never paid. Planters Bank had brought suit against defendants, including Anderson, and won. Anderson was compelled to pay the $1000. Now he's suing to be held accountable only as accom. Endorser.