Memphis Street Railway Co. v. Julia & William Davis

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Memphis Street Railway Co. v. Julia & William Davis
Case Date: 
1907
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Appeal for New Trial

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County:

Division: 
West
Number of Pages: 
13
Notes / Description: 

Defendants originally won judgment of $250 plus costs against plaintiff in 1905. Plaintiff appealed decision; in 1906 judgment affirmed when plaintiff defaulted. Plaintiff seeks new appeal, maintains that the earlier default was caused only by the failure of plaintiff's counsel to arrive on time. Nature of original lawsuit not stated.