Nashville and Knoxville Railroad Company v. John F. Schott

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Nashville and Knoxville Railroad Company v. John F. Schott
Case Date: 
1896
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Breach of Contract

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
35
Notes / Description: 

Plaintiff, the railroad company, appealed the suit against them for damages of $25 that the defendant, John Schott, was awarded for a breach of contract. Schott paid $25 for a subscription for coal at $.10 per bushel conditional on the company building a road to Lebanon, which they failed to complete.