R. J. Black, assignee v. J. S. Menken, et al.

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
R. J. Black, assignee v. J. S. Menken, et al.
Case Date: 
1889
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Appointment of Assignee

Database - TN Research:

County:

Division: 
West
Number of Pages: 
87
Notes / Description: 

Additional Defendants: Jules A. Menken, J. S. Andrews, William Horgan & G. E. Tate of Menken Bros., a mercantile firm. Menken Bros. appointed Black assignee to sell their stock and real estate, the proceeds to be used to pay their creditors. File contains inventories of merchandise & real estate. Bids on the company's assets also reported. Some question as to whether real estate described in the bill of assignment was sold at the same time & in the same transaction as other assets, as was claimed.