Pennsylvania Dixie Cement Corporation v. Southern Surety Company

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Pennsylvania Dixie Cement Corporation v. Southern Surety Company
Case Date: 
1931
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Debt, Balance on

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
171
Notes / Description: 

In 1926, one R. A. Scott entered into a contract with the state to construct a section of highway for approximately $112,000 and entered into a bond in the penalty of $56,000 with the defendant as a surety. The plaintiff supplied materials for the project totaling $698, which was never paid even after written notices to the defendant and R. A. Scott. Suing for the total of the debt plus interest.