John Nix, Jr. v. W. B. Russell & S. H. Williams

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
John Nix, Jr. v. W. B. Russell & S. H. Williams
Case Date: 
1875
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Contract Dispute and Damages

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
22
Notes / Description: 

J. G. Briggs was an agent of W. B. Russell in 1873, engaged in the business of buying peanuts. He made a purchase from John Nix, Jr. to be delivered to Nashville. The parties signed a contract for this agreement. John Nix, Sr. was also engaged in the selling of peanuts. The buyers failed uphold their part of the bargain suing to enforce the contract.