Juliette Ruth Estill v. Pure Ice Company, et al.

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Juliette Ruth Estill v. Pure Ice Company, et al.
Case Date: 
1932
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Damages for Wrongful Death

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
265
Notes / Description: 

Plaintiff was the widow of Henry Estill who was killed by a Pure Ice truck as he walked across Brainerd Road. Estill suffered for a week until he died. Ruth sued on account of Henry's physical pain and mental anguish and to recover large medical bills. Photographic exhibits (f. 4) document the area of the accident. Visible are East Side service station, gas pumps, period automobiles, homes (including a fine antebellum one), billboards, and Volunteer Foods. Map filed separately. Four folders. See MT 1429