The Mayor & Alderman of Chattanooga et al., in error v. T. J. Howard

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
The Mayor & Alderman of Chattanooga et al., in error v. T. J. Howard
Case Date: 
1891
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Injury and Damages

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
68
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T. J. Howard sued the city and the Union Railway Company for $1000 for injury and damages. Howard claimed the plaintiffs in error were negligent in leaving stacks of wood in the street and failed to light the area or put up danger signs when it became dark. Howard fell over the timber in the street, breaking his arm and sustaining other injuries.