Samuel C. Ford, admr. v. The Little Rock & Memphis Railroad Company

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Samuel C. Ford, admr. v. The Little Rock & Memphis Railroad Company
Case Date: 
1894
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Wrongful Death

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Division: 
West
Number of Pages: 
195
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Samuel C. Ford is administrator of Bishop C. Ford. He sues the defendant for twenty five thousand dollar damages for personal injury to the intestate resulting in his death. Bishop C. Ford was an employee of the said railway company. He was underneath a car repairing it when the tracks were switched and other cars slammed into the car he was under. He was crushed and died within a few hours.