Red River Furnace Company et al.v. The Tennessee Central R. R. Co. & The City of Clarksville

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Red River Furnace Company et al.v. The Tennessee Central R. R. Co. & The City of Clarksville
Case Date: 
1905
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Election Dispute

Database - TN Research:

County:

Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
46
Notes / Description: 

Opinion only (2 copies). City of Clarksville taxpayers sued to enjoin City from issued bonds to pay $100,000 subscription for capital stock of Nashville & Clarksville Railroad (name changed to Tennessee Central Railroad Company). Dispute re election held to vote on City's participation in stock subscription, which railroad proposed in 1901 in order to construct railroad line from Nashville to Clarksville. Pla. claimed various irregularities in election invalidated it. Opinion marked "For publication".