William Bond v. John Brooks et al.

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
William Bond v. John Brooks et al.
Case Date: 
1870
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Breach of Contract

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
152
Notes / Description: 

Case by same name in ET 99, but has a different county. Add. defendant: S. A. Brooks. In 1865, the plaintiff purchased from L. N. Homer a tract of land for which he was executed a bond. The property is very valuable for the water power and sought to build a grist mill and brought in the defendant to help fund it as security and advancing him $2,000. The plaintiff executed to him a deed of trust, but the defendant has failed to keep up his end of the negotiated contract.