Wilkinson Carroll Cotton Co. v. Illinois Central Railroad Co.

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Wilkinson Carroll Cotton Co. v. Illinois Central Railroad Co.
Case Date: 
1905
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Breach of Contract

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Division: 
West
Number of Pages: 
73
Notes / Description: 

Plaintiff charges that on Oct. 1903 it contracted with defendant to have 21 bales of cotton shipped to it from Senatobia, MS by T. Frost Barrett, but instead received only 3 bales. sued to collect $1474.25, the value of the undelivered cotton plus interest. Defendants say destination of cotton was changed by Barrett before shipment could be made. Cotton delivered instead to Godfrey Frank & Co.