A. L. Morton v. Mayor & Alderman of Wartrace, Tennessee

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
A. L. Morton v. Mayor & Alderman of Wartrace, Tennessee
Case Date: 
1893
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Breach of Contract

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County:

Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
84
Notes / Description: 

Plaintiff brought an action to recover $200 for services rendered under a contract of employment by the defendant as a school teacher at the Wartrace High Graded Common School. The controversy in this case was whether the plaintiff was hired during a legal meeting of the board of education, which consisted of: J. W. Holt, J. W. Shriver, J. W. Templeton, J. E. Justice, J. A. Cunningham, and B. F. Cleveland.